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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.18% 6.09% 4.99%
As % of the System Software category 57.45% 43.94% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 18
Average salary £22,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.78% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £32,250 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
47 66 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.50% 13.87% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 36
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,070 £53,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 21 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
3 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 19 (37.25%) ITIL
5 18 (35.29%) MS Office
5 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
5 18 (35.29%) Citrix
6 17 (33.33%) VMware
7 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (23.53%) MCITP
9 12 (23.53%) MCSE
9 12 (23.53%) SAN
9 12 (23.53%) Dell
10 11 (21.57%) SCCM
11 10 (19.61%) HP
12 9 (17.65%) DNS
12 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
12 9 (17.65%) HP SIM
13 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
13 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (15.69%) Firewall
13 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
14 7 (13.73%) Server Monitoring
14 7 (13.73%) Terminal Services
14 7 (13.73%) Kerberos
14 7 (13.73%) NFS
14 7 (13.73%) IBM
14 7 (13.73%) LDAP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.80%) Lync
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 18 (35.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) SAN
2 9 (17.65%) DNS
3 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.69%) Firewall
4 7 (13.73%) Kerberos
4 7 (13.73%) LDAP
4 7 (13.73%) IPsec
5 4 (7.84%) VPN
5 4 (7.84%) VoIP
6 3 (5.88%) NAS
7 2 (3.92%) VLAN
7 2 (3.92%) LAN
7 2 (3.92%) WAN
7 2 (3.92%) DHCP
7 2 (3.92%) Internet
8 1 (1.96%) Wireless
8 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Law
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Service Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Technical Support
4 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) IT Support
7 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.92%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (3.92%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) PKI
2 6 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 5 (9.80%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (11.76%) Migration
3 6 (11.76%) Service Management
4 4 (7.84%) ITSM
4 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.84%) Coaching
5 3 (5.88%) Project Management
5 3 (5.88%) Document Management
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) People Management
7 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.96%) Security Management
7 1 (1.96%) CRM
7 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.96%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (23.53%) MCITP
2 12 (23.53%) MCSE
3 7 (13.73%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) MCSA
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.88%) MCTS
6 2 (3.92%) MCDST
6 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) Terminal Services
3 7 (13.73%) NFS
4 5 (9.80%) XenApp
5 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.92%) vSphere
5 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) SCCM
2 9 (17.65%) HP SIM
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Intune
4 2 (3.92%) WSUS
4 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) Citrix
3 17 (33.33%) VMware
4 12 (23.53%) Dell
5 10 (19.61%) HP
6 7 (13.73%) IBM
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle
9 2 (3.92%) ProCurve
9 2 (3.92%) Reuters
9 2 (3.92%) Bloomberg
9 2 (3.92%) Symantec
10 1 (1.96%) Sage
10 1 (1.96%) McAfee
10 1 (1.96%) Mitel
10 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.96%) Veeam
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £20k
Posted: 6 days ago