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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.58% 4.20% 2.69%
As % of the System Software category 53.13% 35.48% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 9
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,200 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
32 62 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.63% 11.83% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 58 24
Average salary £33,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.60% -11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) VMware
3 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
4 17 (40.48%) Citrix
5 14 (33.33%) DNS
5 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 13 (30.95%) ITIL
6 13 (30.95%) MS Office
7 12 (28.57%) SQL
8 11 (26.19%) LAN
8 11 (26.19%) WAN
8 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (23.81%) DHCP
10 9 (21.43%) IIS
10 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
11 8 (19.05%) SCCM
12 7 (16.67%) MCITP
12 7 (16.67%) Finance
12 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (14.29%) HP
13 6 (14.29%) SAN
13 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
14 5 (11.90%) Firewall
14 5 (11.90%) Apple

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.43%) IIS
3 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) DNS
2 11 (26.19%) LAN
2 11 (26.19%) WAN
3 10 (23.81%) DHCP
4 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 6 (14.29%) SAN
6 5 (11.90%) Firewall
7 4 (9.52%) VPN
7 4 (9.52%) FTP
8 3 (7.14%) NAS
8 3 (7.14%) Wireless
8 3 (7.14%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.76%) SMTP
9 2 (4.76%) PSTN
9 2 (4.76%) ADSL
9 2 (4.76%) ISDN
9 2 (4.76%) WEP
9 2 (4.76%) WPA
9 2 (4.76%) VLAN
10 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Informix
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) IT Support
4 5 (11.90%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) COM
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Handset
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.52%) UNIX
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.14%) Linux
6 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Patch Management
3 3 (7.14%) Time Management
3 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.76%) Security Testing
4 2 (4.76%) Validation
4 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.76%) People Management
4 2 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (2.38%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.38%) Server Building
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.38%) Market Research
5 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.67%) MCITP
3 4 (9.52%) MCP
3 4 (9.52%) MCSE
3 4 (9.52%) CCNA
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.76%) MCDST
5 2 (4.76%) MCTS
5 2 (4.76%) CCA
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) XenApp
4 2 (4.76%) XenServer
4 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) OpenView
2 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (7.14%) Nagios
2 3 (7.14%) OVSD
3 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) VMware
2 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
3 17 (40.48%) Citrix
4 6 (14.29%) HP
5 5 (11.90%) Apple
6 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco
7 2 (4.76%) Avaya
7 2 (4.76%) Juniper
7 2 (4.76%) AppSense
8 1 (2.38%) Sage
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) McAfee
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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