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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 27 15 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.37% 10.05% 4.12%
As % of the System Software category 37.50% 61.19% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 14
Median salary £39,500 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £19,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £48,500 £41,900
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
88 67 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.64% 16.42% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 53 39 19
Median salary £43,674 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.43% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £23,250 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 50 (60.24%) Windows
2 40 (48.19%) ITIL
3 38 (45.78%) Windows Server
4 34 (40.96%) DNS
4 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
5 33 (39.76%) VMware
6 31 (37.35%) DHCP
7 29 (34.94%) Citrix
8 24 (28.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (25.30%) Office 365
9 21 (25.30%) Service Management
10 20 (24.10%) Firewall
10 20 (24.10%) MS Exchange
10 20 (24.10%) PRINCE2
11 19 (22.89%) WAN
11 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (22.89%) Video Conferencing
11 19 (22.89%) VLAN
12 18 (21.69%) VPN
13 17 (20.48%) Network Security
13 17 (20.48%) ITIL V3
14 16 (19.28%) PaaS
14 16 (19.28%) IaaS
14 16 (19.28%) NHS
14 16 (19.28%) Cisco
14 16 (19.28%) WLAN
14 16 (19.28%) Intrusion Detection
15 14 (16.87%) MCSE
15 14 (16.87%) SharePoint
15 14 (16.87%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (24.10%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.87%) SharePoint
3 13 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (14.46%) IIS
5 11 (13.25%) Apache
5 11 (13.25%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (13.25%) JBoss
5 11 (13.25%) Tomcat
6 10 (12.05%) Skype for Business
7 4 (4.82%) GroupWise
7 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.30%) Office 365
2 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (19.28%) IaaS
3 16 (19.28%) PaaS
4 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (13.25%) SaaS
6 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.41%) G Suite
7 1 (1.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.96%) DNS
2 31 (37.35%) DHCP
3 20 (24.10%) Firewall
4 19 (22.89%) VLAN
4 19 (22.89%) WAN
5 18 (21.69%) VPN
6 17 (20.48%) Network Security
7 16 (19.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (19.28%) WLAN
8 14 (16.87%) Internet
9 12 (14.46%) SAN
10 11 (13.25%) LAN
11 4 (4.82%) IP Telephony
12 3 (3.61%) Skype
13 2 (2.41%) 802.11
13 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
13 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
13 2 (2.41%) VoIP
14 1 (1.20%) SMTP
14 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.20%) Informix
General
1 11 (13.25%) Banking
2 6 (7.23%) Law
2 6 (7.23%) Legal
3 5 (6.02%) Finance
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (15.66%) Architect
2 12 (14.46%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (13.25%) Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Cloud Architect
3 11 (13.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (9.64%) Network Security Manager
4 8 (9.64%) Security Manager
5 7 (8.43%) Administrator
5 7 (8.43%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Office 365 Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support
7 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) IT Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.02%) Technology Manager
8 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.82%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.82%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) Middleware
2 2 (2.41%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (19.28%) NHS
3 13 (15.66%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (14.46%) Data Centre
5 11 (13.25%) Public Cloud
6 6 (7.23%) iPad
7 4 (4.82%) Replication
8 2 (2.41%) Clustering
8 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.41%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.41%) Statistics
9 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.20%) PKI
9 1 (1.20%) PMI
9 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (60.24%) Windows
2 38 (45.78%) Windows Server
3 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.46%) Linux
5 11 (13.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.82%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.61%) Unix
7 3 (3.61%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.20%) AIX
9 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) ITIL
2 21 (25.30%) Service Management
3 20 (24.10%) PRINCE2
4 17 (20.48%) ITIL V3
5 12 (14.46%) Identity Access Management
5 12 (14.46%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.46%) Mobile Device Management
5 12 (14.46%) Security Management
6 11 (13.25%) DevOps
6 11 (13.25%) Identity Management
6 11 (13.25%) Line Management
6 11 (13.25%) Load Balancing
6 11 (13.25%) TOGAF
6 11 (13.25%) Wealth Management
7 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.64%) Data Protection
7 8 (9.64%) ITSM
7 8 (9.64%) Network Management
7 8 (9.64%) Programme Management
7 8 (9.64%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.61%) SQL
3 2 (2.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) MCSE
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.66%) CCNA
2 13 (15.66%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.66%) Degree
3 11 (13.25%) EMC Certification
4 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (4.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.41%) CCA
8 2 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.20%) MCSA
9 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.20%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) SLA
2 3 (3.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (28.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.82%) NDS
3 4 (4.82%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 4 (4.82%) XenApp
4 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.20%) pfSense
5 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) AirWatch
2 5 (6.02%) SCCM
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.20%) Nagios
4 1 (1.20%) OpenView
4 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.20%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
2 33 (39.76%) VMware
3 29 (34.94%) Citrix
4 16 (19.28%) Cisco
5 12 (14.46%) Oracle
6 11 (13.25%) EMC
6 11 (13.25%) IBM
6 11 (13.25%) Software AG
7 6 (7.23%) Dell
8 5 (6.02%) HP
9 4 (4.82%) Remedy
10 3 (3.61%) Avaya
11 2 (2.41%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (2.41%) EqualLogic
11 2 (2.41%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.41%) Google
11 2 (2.41%) Mitel
11 2 (2.41%) NetApp
11 2 (2.41%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
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