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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 6 21
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 2.70% 20.37% 1.43%
As % of the System Software category 8.00% 64.71% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £23,500 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.80% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
25 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 33.78% 31.48% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 3
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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
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 3 September 2015. 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
Keswick - 2 £23,500 -
Active Directory
North West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) COM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Draytek
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VDSL
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Draytek
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam