The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.70% 6.29% 6.96%
As % of the System Software category 36.84% 73.33% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 14
Median salary £24,500 £31,250 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.60% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £46,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.75% 8.57% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 21
Median salary £32,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 Chester

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Chester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (40.00%) MS Office
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) vSphere
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (33.33%) CRM
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) Avaya
8 4 (26.67%) ERP
8 4 (26.67%) Data Extraction
9 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (20.00%) Patch Management
9 3 (20.00%) Security Patching
9 3 (20.00%) Sage
9 3 (20.00%) Wireless

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.67%) Intranet
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) IT Support
2 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) IT Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
5 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) ICT Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) ICT Support
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 3 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCA
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya
4 3 (20.00%) Sage
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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