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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 19 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.15% 2.82% 5.59%
As % of the System Software category 51.35% 29.55% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 24
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
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
37 44 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.08% 9.54% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 61
Average salary £50,925 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.51% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (45.83%) HP
3 22 (45.83%) ITIL
4 21 (43.75%) VMware
5 20 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
7 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 18 (37.50%) DNS
7 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (33.33%) Firewall
9 14 (29.17%) MCITP
9 14 (29.17%) Citrix
9 14 (29.17%) MCSE
10 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
10 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
11 12 (25.00%) HP SIM
11 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (25.00%) PKI
11 12 (25.00%) IPsec
11 12 (25.00%) Kerberos
11 12 (25.00%) NFS
12 11 (22.92%) Dell
12 11 (22.92%) SQL
12 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
12 11 (22.92%) .NET
12 11 (22.92%) SAN
12 11 (22.92%) Finance
13 10 (20.83%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 20 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.42%) Lync
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.08%) IIS
7 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SalesLogix
1 1 (2.08%) Line 500
1 1 (2.08%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 18 (37.50%) DNS
2 16 (33.33%) Firewall
3 12 (25.00%) IPsec
3 12 (25.00%) Kerberos
4 11 (22.92%) SAN
5 9 (18.75%) VPN
5 9 (18.75%) LDAP
5 9 (18.75%) WAN
6 7 (14.58%) DHCP
6 7 (14.58%) VLAN
7 5 (10.42%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (8.33%) LAN
9 3 (6.25%) Internet
9 3 (6.25%) NAS
10 1 (2.08%) Network Security
10 1 (2.08%) Wireless
10 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 6 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) IT Support
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) WSH
3 1 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) PKI
2 8 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 8 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.42%) iPhone
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.17%) Linux
7 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.33%) Change Management
4 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
5 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.17%) CRM
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.08%) ERP
7 1 (2.08%) Service Management
7 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (2.08%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.08%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
2 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (29.17%) MCSE
2 14 (29.17%) MCITP
3 8 (16.67%) Degree
4 4 (8.33%) MCSA
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.17%) MCDST
6 2 (4.17%) MCTS
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
2 12 (25.00%) NFS
2 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.58%) Terminal Services
4 5 (10.42%) XenApp
5 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.17%) XenServer
6 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) HP SIM
2 6 (12.50%) SCCM
3 4 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.17%) WSUS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 22 (45.83%) HP
3 21 (43.75%) VMware
4 14 (29.17%) Citrix
5 11 (22.92%) Dell
6 10 (20.83%) Cisco
7 9 (18.75%) IBM
8 4 (8.33%) Sage
8 4 (8.33%) Symantec
9 3 (6.25%) Oracle
9 3 (6.25%) ProCurve
10 2 (4.17%) Kaspersky
10 2 (4.17%) Reuters
10 2 (4.17%) Bloomberg
11 1 (2.08%) Mitel
11 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
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Posted: Yesterday
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