The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.23% 1.17% 4.03%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 18.18% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +23.45%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,373
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%
Active Directory
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

System Software Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.54% 6.43% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £16,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,050 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bolton region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bolton

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bolton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) PSTN
4 5 (45.45%) VoIP
4 5 (45.45%) WLAN
4 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (45.45%) ISDN
4 5 (45.45%) VB
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) CCNP
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) MPLS
4 5 (45.45%) BGP
4 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Retail
4 5 (45.45%) VPLS
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) VPLS
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) ISDN
3 5 (45.45%) PSTN
3 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 5 (45.45%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Support
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) VB
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Trustmarque
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Northwood
Posted: 27 days ago