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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.50% 6.47% 6.16%
As % of the System Software category 30.61% 70.00% 54.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 26
Average salary £26,500 £31,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.51% -5.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £20,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
49 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.71% 9.24% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 46
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £44,000
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 30 April 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 50 (84.75%) Windows
2 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
3 33 (55.93%) ITIL
4 30 (50.85%) Windows Server
5 28 (47.46%) Citrix
6 24 (40.68%) MS Exchange
7 21 (35.59%) VMware
8 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (28.81%) Finance
10 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (23.73%) Banking
11 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (23.73%) Windows 7
12 12 (20.34%) SQL
12 12 (20.34%) iPad
13 11 (18.64%) ITIL V3
13 11 (18.64%) Degree
13 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (18.64%) Windows 8
13 11 (18.64%) MS Office
13 11 (18.64%) SLA
13 11 (18.64%) Blackberry
14 10 (16.95%) SAN
14 10 (16.95%) VPN
15 9 (15.25%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (15.25%) Symantec
15 9 (15.25%) Service Management
16 8 (13.56%) Video Conferencing
16 8 (13.56%) Wealth Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (40.68%) MS Exchange
2 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (11.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (11.86%) IIS
5 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
7 2 (3.39%) Confluence
8 1 (1.69%) Apache
8 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.69%) JBoss
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) IaaS
1 3 (5.08%) PaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) SAN
1 10 (16.95%) VPN
2 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.86%) Firewall
4 6 (10.17%) DHCP
4 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 6 (10.17%) LAN
4 6 (10.17%) WAN
5 4 (6.78%) IP Telephony
6 3 (5.08%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.08%) VoIP
7 2 (3.39%) NAS
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.69%) DSL
8 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.69%) Internet
8 1 (1.69%) MPLS
8 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.69%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Banking
3 6 (10.17%) Law
4 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Legal
6 2 (3.39%) Back Office
6 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.69%) Marketing
7 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Service Desk Support
2 15 (25.42%) Support Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) Service Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (20.34%) 1st Line Support
5 12 (20.34%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (13.56%) Support Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) Banking Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) Senior Support Analyst
10 6 (10.17%) Desktop Support
10 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Support
10 6 (10.17%) IT Support
11 5 (8.47%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) iPad
2 11 (18.64%) Blackberry
3 8 (13.56%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
4 7 (11.86%) iPhone
5 4 (6.78%) Replication
6 3 (5.08%) Driving Licence
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.39%) EMC VNX
7 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.39%) NHS
7 2 (3.39%) Wiki
8 1 (1.69%) BYOD
8 1 (1.69%) CESG
8 1 (1.69%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.69%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (84.75%) Windows
2 30 (50.85%) Windows Server
3 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (23.73%) Windows 7
4 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.64%) Windows 8
6 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.17%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.78%) Linux
9 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) ITIL
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL V3
3 9 (15.25%) Service Management
4 8 (13.56%) Wealth Management
5 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.78%) Patch Management
7 3 (5.08%) Line Management
7 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.39%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (3.39%) Email Filtering
8 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.39%) Logistics
8 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.39%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.64%) Degree
3 9 (15.25%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (11.86%) MCDST
5 2 (3.39%) MCITP
5 2 (3.39%) MCSA
5 2 (3.39%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CISM
6 1 (1.69%) CISSP
6 1 (1.69%) CLAS
6 1 (1.69%) EMC Certification
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.69%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.69%) COBIT
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
2 5 (8.47%) vSphere
2 5 (8.47%) XenApp
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (6.78%) Nagios
3 2 (3.39%) Cacti
3 2 (3.39%) EdgeSight
3 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.39%) SCCM
3 2 (3.39%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.69%) SCSM
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 28 (47.46%) Citrix
3 21 (35.59%) VMware
4 9 (15.25%) Symantec
5 7 (11.86%) HP
5 7 (11.86%) Intel Security
5 7 (11.86%) Remedy
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco
6 5 (8.47%) EMC
7 3 (5.08%) Avaya
8 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.69%) Dell
9 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.69%) IBM
9 1 (1.69%) NetApp
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle
9 1 (1.69%) Software AG
9 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.69%) Veeam
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