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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.06% 1.82% 1.40%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 21.74% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £33,750 £27,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £27,000 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
15 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.43% 8.36% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 5
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £27,000 £19,775
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Chester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) VMware
4 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) MS Office
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
8 7 (26.92%) Citrix
8 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
9 6 (23.08%) WAN
9 6 (23.08%) LAN
9 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (19.23%) Project Management
10 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle
10 5 (19.23%) Web Services
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
11 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
11 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
11 4 (15.38%) DHCP
11 4 (15.38%) DNS
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (15.38%) Data Management
12 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (11.54%) Retail
12 3 (11.54%) CCNA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 9 (34.62%) MS Office
3 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.85%) Intranet
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support
7 1 (3.85%) IT Technician
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) Data Management
3 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CCNA
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) Google
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) BT
7 1 (3.85%) HP
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