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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 22 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.02% 4.51% 5.05%
As % of the System Software category 73.33% 63.89% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 14
Average salary £27,500 £29,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% -19.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £46,500 £48,150
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
30 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.85% 7.06% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 24
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -17.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,100 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 2 March 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
3 22 (47.83%) MS Office
4 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
5 16 (34.78%) ITIL
6 15 (32.61%) DNS
6 15 (32.61%) VMware
7 14 (30.43%) Finance
7 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (30.43%) Citrix
7 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
8 13 (28.26%) DHCP
8 13 (28.26%) Windows XP
9 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
10 11 (23.91%) SCCM
11 9 (19.57%) Blackberry
11 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
13 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
13 7 (15.22%) VPN
14 6 (13.04%) Service Management
14 6 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (13.04%) SAN
14 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (13.04%) FTP
14 6 (13.04%) VoIP
14 6 (13.04%) CCNA
14 6 (13.04%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (10.87%) IIS
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (47.83%) MS Office
2 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) DNS
2 13 (28.26%) DHCP
3 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.22%) VPN
4 6 (13.04%) SAN
4 6 (13.04%) VoIP
4 6 (13.04%) FTP
5 5 (10.87%) LAN
6 4 (8.70%) WAN
6 4 (8.70%) Firewall
7 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.35%) SMTP
8 2 (4.35%) PSTN
8 2 (4.35%) ADSL
8 2 (4.35%) ISDN
8 2 (4.35%) DMZ
8 2 (4.35%) WEP
8 2 (4.35%) WPA
8 2 (4.35%) VLAN
9 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Service Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Desktop Support
4 7 (15.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) IT Support
9 2 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Administrator
9 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Junior
10 1 (2.17%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (28.26%) Windows XP
4 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.17%) Android
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.17%) Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Service Management
3 5 (10.87%) ITSM
3 5 (10.87%) Migration
3 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.70%) Coaching
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.52%) Document Management
6 1 (2.17%) Release Management
6 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.17%) Security Management
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (2.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.04%) CCNA
2 6 (13.04%) MCITP
3 5 (10.87%) MCP
3 5 (10.87%) MCSE
3 5 (10.87%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (8.70%) CCA
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.35%) VCP4
6 1 (2.17%) MCTS
6 1 (2.17%) MCPD
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) vSphere
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) SCCM
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Intune
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 15 (32.61%) VMware
3 14 (30.43%) Citrix
4 3 (6.52%) Avaya
4 3 (6.52%) Juniper
4 3 (6.52%) Dell
4 3 (6.52%) Apple
5 2 (4.35%) McAfee
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.17%) Sage
6 1 (2.17%) Veeam
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago