The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 9.30% 3.19% -
As % of the System Software category 92.31% 18.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -
UK excluding London average 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 Knutsford region.

System Software Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.08% 17.02% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 3
Average salary £34,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Knutsford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (76.19%) NAS
3 16 (76.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
3 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
3 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
3 16 (76.19%) DNS
3 16 (76.19%) SAN
4 13 (61.90%) VMware
4 13 (61.90%) Windows 8
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
4 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
5 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (57.14%) HP
5 12 (57.14%) Dell
6 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (52.38%) Juniper
6 11 (52.38%) Cisco
6 11 (52.38%) IBM
6 11 (52.38%) DHCP
6 11 (52.38%) CCNA
6 11 (52.38%) Change Management
6 11 (52.38%) VPN
6 11 (52.38%) ADSL
6 11 (52.38%) MCSE
6 11 (52.38%) MCP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 16 (76.19%) Exchange Server 2013
1 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
2 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (23.81%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) NAS
1 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
1 16 (76.19%) DNS
1 16 (76.19%) SAN
2 11 (52.38%) DHCP
2 11 (52.38%) VPN
2 11 (52.38%) ADSL
2 11 (52.38%) VDSL
2 11 (52.38%) VLAN
3 5 (23.81%) SMTP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) IT Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (61.90%) Windows 8
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Change Management
2 11 (52.38%) Mobile Device Management
2 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
2 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (52.38%) CCNA
1 11 (52.38%) MCSE
1 11 (52.38%) MCP
1 11 (52.38%) JNCIA
1 11 (52.38%) MCTS
1 11 (52.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
2 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 5 (23.81%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) HP
2 12 (57.14%) Dell
3 11 (52.38%) Juniper
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) IBM
4 5 (23.81%) IronPort
4 5 (23.81%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix