The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 24 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.23% 3.92% 2.81%
As % of the System Software category 61.54% 33.33% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 9
Average salary £32,500 £28,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -21.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £21,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Active Directory
Merseyside

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

System Software Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.75% 11.76% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 34
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Liverpool

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 43 (93.48%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) VMware
3 19 (41.30%) Citrix
4 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
5 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
5 14 (30.43%) ITIL
6 13 (28.26%) MS Office
6 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
7 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (26.09%) SQL
7 12 (26.09%) WAN
8 11 (23.91%) LAN
8 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
10 9 (19.57%) SCCM
11 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.39%) IIS
12 7 (15.22%) SAN
12 7 (15.22%) DNS
12 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
12 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (13.04%) HP
13 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (13.04%) Blackberry
14 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (10.87%) Firewall
14 5 (10.87%) DHCP
14 5 (10.87%) Patch Management
15 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
3 8 (17.39%) IIS
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.35%) Lync
6 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Office
2 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) WAN
2 11 (23.91%) LAN
3 7 (15.22%) DNS
3 7 (15.22%) SAN
4 5 (10.87%) DHCP
4 5 (10.87%) Firewall
5 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.52%) NAS
6 3 (6.52%) VLAN
7 2 (4.35%) Wireless
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.17%) Network Security
8 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.17%) PABX
8 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.17%) VPN
8 1 (2.17%) Internet
8 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Informix
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Support Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) IT Support
6 3 (6.52%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.70%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Handset
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (93.48%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.70%) UNIX
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.35%) Linux
8 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.17%) Android
9 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Patch Management
3 3 (6.52%) Logistics
3 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
3 3 (6.52%) Time Management
4 2 (4.35%) Security Testing
4 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (4.35%) Validation
4 2 (4.35%) People Management
5 1 (2.17%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
5 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) ITSM
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.17%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) MCITP
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCDST
3 2 (4.35%) MCTS
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.70%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) XenServer
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) OVSD
2 3 (6.52%) OpenView
2 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (6.52%) Nagios
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
4 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) VMware
2 19 (41.30%) Citrix
3 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.04%) HP
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco
6 3 (6.52%) Avaya
6 3 (6.52%) AppSense
6 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.35%) Apple
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.17%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.17%) Mitel
8 1 (2.17%) Altiris
8 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago