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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 17 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.50% 8.59% 2.71%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 51.52% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 6
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £53,750 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.51%
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
6 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.50% 16.67% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 14
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

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 9 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Chester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) Firewall
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) SCCM
6 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
6 4 (22.22%) Office 365
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) DHCP
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) DNS
6 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (16.67%) MPLS
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) VPN
7 3 (16.67%) LAN
7 3 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (16.67%) High Availability
7 3 (16.67%) Skype
7 3 (16.67%) Data Centre

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) MPLS
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security
3 3 (16.67%) Skype
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.56%) Broadband
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Dutch Language
3 1 (5.56%) French Language
3 1 (5.56%) German Language
3 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (5.56%) Russian Language
3 1 (5.56%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) WAN Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (16.67%) High Availability
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) C++
1 1 (5.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO22301
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) AppSense
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