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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 17 11 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 11.89% 9.72% 3.53%
As % of the System Software category 94.44% 58.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 6
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,115 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.18% -

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
18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.59% 16.67% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 6
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bolton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) SCCM
2 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 17 (65.38%) SCOrch
3 15 (57.69%) ITIL
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 13 (50.00%) DHCP
5 13 (50.00%) DNS
5 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (46.15%) HP
6 12 (46.15%) Service Management
7 10 (38.46%) MS Office
8 9 (34.62%) MCP
8 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
8 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
8 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) BC Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
9 8 (30.77%) Application Virtualisation
9 8 (30.77%) Application Packaging
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (30.77%) MSI
9 8 (30.77%) InstallShield
9 8 (30.77%) MCSE
10 5 (19.23%) Skype
10 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
12 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) DHCP
1 13 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) Skype
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) IPsec
5 1 (3.85%) Softphone
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) InstallShield
1 8 (30.77%) MSI
General
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) IT Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) IT Operations Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Service Operations Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Operations Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Service Operations Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) IT Technician
6 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) ICT Technician
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) iPad
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Service Management
3 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
4 8 (30.77%) Application Packaging
4 8 (30.77%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (3.85%) BCP
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Compliance Management
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) MCP
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) BC Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) SCCM
1 17 (65.38%) SCOrch
2 3 (11.54%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) Simpana
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) CommVault
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus
5 1 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
Bolton, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago