The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.07% 1.19% 7.04%
As % of the System Software category 29.17% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 15
Average salary £52,500 £22,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+138.63% -53.68%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.57%
System Software Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.39% 1.19% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 20
Average salary £34,500 £22,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.81% -51.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
Cheshire

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
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) SMTP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Clustering
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) McAfee
4 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) SMTP
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Symantec
1 4 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf