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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.34% 4.58% 6.82%
As % of the System Software category 85.71% 100.00% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 12
Average salary £32,750 £19,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.36% -55.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,300 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
14 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.07% 4.58% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 13
Average salary £37,500 £23,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.04% -47.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bolton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) MS Office
3 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
4 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
4 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) SLA
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) Citrix
6 5 (26.32%) Terminal Services
6 5 (26.32%) DNS
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Vista
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (21.05%) MCP
8 3 (15.79%) SAP
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco
8 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (10.53%) Lync
9 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (10.53%) iSeries

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) Lync
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Help Desk Supervisor
2 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Network Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) iSeries
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Vista
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Data Security
2 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.26%) Time Management
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Terminal Services
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) Lotus
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Sophos
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
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