The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 39 37 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 25 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.84% 5.39% 13.93%
As % of the System Software category 47.46% 58.14% 83.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 64
Average salary £30,000 £29,339 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.25% +6.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £18,650 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 Lancashire region.

System Software Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
59 43 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.21% 9.27% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 58 41 75
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £43,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Lancashire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Blackpool -4 10 £18,500 -2.63% 1
Chorley 0 5 £42,500 +38.21%
Preston -7 3 £21,500 -33.84%
Blackburn -15 2 £32,375 +7.91%
Burnley - 2 £30,000 -
Lancaster +4 1 £18,500 -
Active Directory
North West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 53 (96.36%) Windows
2 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
3 29 (52.73%) Cisco
4 27 (49.09%) MS Exchange
5 24 (43.64%) VMware
6 23 (41.82%) Firewall
7 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (34.55%) MS Office
8 19 (34.55%) Citrix
9 18 (32.73%) SAN
9 18 (32.73%) DNS
9 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (32.73%) Windows XP
10 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
10 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (27.27%) HP
11 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (25.45%) ITIL
13 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
13 13 (23.64%) VPN
13 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (21.82%) Windows 8
14 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
14 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
14 12 (21.82%) Manufacturing
15 11 (20.00%) Windows Vista
15 11 (20.00%) MCSE
15 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
16 10 (18.18%) Office 365
16 10 (18.18%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 27 (49.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (34.55%) MS Office
2 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.64%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.82%) Firewall
2 18 (32.73%) SAN
2 18 (32.73%) DNS
3 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
4 13 (23.64%) VPN
5 10 (18.18%) DHCP
6 9 (16.36%) Internet
6 9 (16.36%) NAS
7 8 (14.55%) Wireless
7 8 (14.55%) DECT
7 8 (14.55%) VoIP
8 6 (10.91%) LAN
9 5 (9.09%) Network Security
9 5 (9.09%) WAN
10 4 (7.27%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
10 4 (7.27%) Ethernet
11 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.45%) MPLS
12 2 (3.64%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.82%) MS Access
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
General
1 12 (21.82%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Back Office
4 3 (5.45%) Finance
5 2 (3.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) IT Support
4 8 (14.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (14.55%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (12.73%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support
6 6 (10.91%) Support Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Life Science
2 5 (9.09%) Replication
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.64%) iPhone
5 2 (3.64%) iPad
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Statistics
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (96.36%) Windows
2 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (32.73%) Windows XP
4 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (21.82%) Windows 8
6 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (20.00%) Windows Vista
7 4 (7.27%) Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
2 8 (14.55%) Software Deployment
2 8 (14.55%) Service Desk Management
2 8 (14.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity
4 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.09%) Data Security
5 5 (9.09%) ERP
6 4 (7.27%) Migration
6 4 (7.27%) Resource Management
6 4 (7.27%) Software Licensing
6 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.45%) Service Management
8 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.64%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) VBScript
3 4 (7.27%) VBA
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.00%) MCSE
3 6 (10.91%) MCITP
4 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) MCP
4 4 (7.27%) MCTS
5 3 (5.45%) CCNA
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.64%) Degree
7 1 (1.82%) MCSA
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.36%) vSphere
4 7 (12.73%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.45%) XenApp
6 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.64%) SCDPM
2 2 (3.64%) WSUS
2 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (52.73%) Cisco
3 24 (43.64%) VMware
4 19 (34.55%) Citrix
5 15 (27.27%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) Dell
6 4 (7.27%) SonicWALL
6 4 (7.27%) McAfee
6 4 (7.27%) Juniper
6 4 (7.27%) NetApp
7 2 (3.64%) Sophos
7 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) Avaya
8 1 (1.82%) Nortel
8 1 (1.82%) Wyse
8 1 (1.82%) Veeam
8 1 (1.82%) Apple
8 1 (1.82%) Epicor
Blackpool, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago