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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 22 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.40% 4.57% 2.68%
As % of the System Software category 95.65% 53.33% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 4
Median salary £31,000 £31,771 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.42% +17.66%
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
23 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.92% 8.57% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 11
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Chester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Chester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 8 (28.57%) SAN
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (21.43%) Firewall
5 6 (21.43%) AppSense
5 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (21.43%) SCCM
5 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (21.43%) Office 365
6 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
6 5 (17.86%) LANDesk
6 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
6 5 (17.86%) Apple
6 5 (17.86%) DNS
6 5 (17.86%) C#
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 5 (17.86%) VoIP
6 5 (17.86%) DHCP
6 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) VC++
7 4 (14.29%) C++
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) DHCP
3 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.86%) VoIP
4 4 (14.29%) VLAN
5 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) WAN
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.57%) Broadband
7 1 (3.57%) Intranet
7 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Law
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) German Language
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (14.29%) IT Support
2 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) BCP
4 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) CRM
4 1 (3.57%) DevOps
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Logistics
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C#
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) C++
2 4 (14.29%) VC++
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCDST
3 1 (3.57%) CCA
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) ISO22301
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) vSphere
3 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) Citrix
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) AppSense
4 5 (17.86%) Apple
4 5 (17.86%) LANDesk
5 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) GFI Software
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Sage
6 1 (3.57%) Veeam
6 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard