The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 21.15% 1.56% 7.25%
As % of the System Software category 64.71% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Average salary £38,500 £27,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £27,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
Active Directory
North West

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

System Software Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 32.69% 1.56% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £34,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Cumbria

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cumbria

Active Directory
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Carlisle +3 4 £28,000 +1.81%
Whitehaven - 4 £42,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £65,000 -
Active Directory
North West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (41.67%) Change Management
6 4 (33.33%) Replication
6 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (33.33%) NAS
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) ADSL
6 4 (33.33%) ISDN
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (33.33%) MPLS
6 4 (33.33%) CCNA
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) NAS
4 4 (33.33%) ADSL
4 4 (33.33%) ISDN
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) SMTP
6 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCEA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSD
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (8.33%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) EMC