The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 58 50 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.62% 10.10% 5.34%
As % of the System Software category 40.85% 69.44% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 23
Median salary £42,500 £33,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,692 £47,500 £51,520
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
142 72 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.10% 14.55% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 55 30
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £20,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,900 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Merseyside region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Merseyside

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Active Directory
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -8 52 £44,000 +30.37% 5
Southport - 2 £17,000 -
St Helens -9 1 £35,000 +25.00%
Wirral -10 1 £24,000 -46.66%
Active Directory
North West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 74 (69.16%) Windows
2 48 (44.86%) Windows Server
3 46 (42.99%) ITIL
4 44 (41.12%) DNS
4 44 (41.12%) VMware
5 43 (40.19%) Microsoft
6 41 (38.32%) Citrix
7 39 (36.45%) DHCP
8 32 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (25.23%) PRINCE2
10 26 (24.30%) MS Exchange
10 26 (24.30%) Firewall
11 24 (22.43%) Office 365
12 23 (21.50%) Video Conferencing
12 23 (21.50%) WAN
13 22 (20.56%) VPN
13 22 (20.56%) Cisco
13 22 (20.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (19.63%) ITIL V3
14 21 (19.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (19.63%) MCSE
14 21 (19.63%) Service Management
15 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
15 20 (18.69%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (18.69%) PaaS
16 19 (17.76%) IaaS
16 19 (17.76%) IIS
17 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (16.82%) Mentoring
18 17 (15.89%) DevOps

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 26 (24.30%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.76%) IIS
3 17 (15.89%) SharePoint
4 16 (14.95%) JBoss
4 16 (14.95%) Tomcat
5 15 (14.02%) Apache
5 15 (14.02%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (11.21%) Skype for Business
8 4 (3.74%) GroupWise
8 4 (3.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.87%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Office
2 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) BPCS
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.43%) Office 365
2 22 (20.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (18.69%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (18.69%) PaaS
4 19 (17.76%) IaaS
5 15 (14.02%) SaaS
6 4 (3.74%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.87%) G Suite
8 1 (0.93%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (41.12%) DNS
2 39 (36.45%) DHCP
3 26 (24.30%) Firewall
4 23 (21.50%) WAN
5 22 (20.56%) VPN
6 17 (15.89%) SAN
6 17 (15.89%) VLAN
7 16 (14.95%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (14.95%) Network Security
7 16 (14.95%) WLAN
8 15 (14.02%) LAN
9 14 (13.08%) Internet
10 5 (4.67%) IP Telephony
11 4 (3.74%) NetScaler
11 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
12 3 (2.80%) IMAP
12 3 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (2.80%) Skype
12 3 (2.80%) SMTP
12 3 (2.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.93%) Informix
3 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
General
1 15 (14.02%) Banking
2 10 (9.35%) Law
3 8 (7.48%) Legal
4 5 (4.67%) Finance
5 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Automotive
7 1 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (15.89%) Architect
2 16 (14.95%) Infrastructure Architect
3 15 (14.02%) Cloud Architect
3 15 (14.02%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (13.08%) Analyst
5 11 (10.28%) Administrator
6 9 (8.41%) Office 365 Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Network Security Manager
7 8 (7.48%) Security Manager
8 7 (6.54%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.61%) Desktop Support
9 6 (5.61%) IT Support
9 6 (5.61%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Systems Support
9 6 (5.61%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.67%) Network Administrator
10 5 (4.67%) Network Support
10 5 (4.67%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.02%) Middleware
2 2 (1.87%) .NET
2 2 (1.87%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.87%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.50%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (15.89%) Data Centre
3 16 (14.95%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (14.95%) NHS
4 15 (14.02%) Public Cloud
5 9 (8.41%) iPad
6 4 (3.74%) Replication
7 3 (2.80%) PMI
8 2 (1.87%) Clustering
8 2 (1.87%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.87%) IVR
8 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.87%) Statistics
9 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.93%) Life Science
9 1 (0.93%) PKI
9 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 74 (69.16%) Windows
2 48 (44.86%) Windows Server
3 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (14.95%) Linux
5 15 (14.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.48%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.67%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.80%) Unix
9 3 (2.80%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.87%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.93%) AIX
11 1 (0.93%) Android
11 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) ITIL
2 27 (25.23%) PRINCE2
3 21 (19.63%) ITIL V3
3 21 (19.63%) Service Management
4 18 (16.82%) Mentoring
5 17 (15.89%) DevOps
6 16 (14.95%) Line Management
6 16 (14.95%) Mobile Device Management
7 15 (14.02%) Identity Management
7 15 (14.02%) Load Balancing
7 15 (14.02%) TOGAF
7 15 (14.02%) Wealth Management
8 12 (11.21%) Identity Access Management
8 12 (11.21%) Security Management
9 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (9.35%) Service Design
10 9 (8.41%) Network Management
11 8 (7.48%) Data Protection
11 8 (7.48%) ITSM
11 8 (7.48%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.41%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.67%) SQL
3 2 (1.87%) C#
3 2 (1.87%) VB
4 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) MCSE
1 21 (19.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (15.89%) CCNA
2 17 (15.89%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (15.89%) Degree
3 15 (14.02%) EMC Certification
4 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.74%) MCSA
6 3 (2.80%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.87%) CCA
7 2 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.93%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.93%) GAMP
System Software
1 32 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.35%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.54%) XenApp
4 4 (3.74%) NDS
4 4 (3.74%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 4 (3.74%) vSphere
4 4 (3.74%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) pfSense
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) AirWatch
2 8 (7.48%) SCCM
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) OpenView
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.93%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 44 (41.12%) VMware
2 43 (40.19%) Microsoft
3 41 (38.32%) Citrix
4 22 (20.56%) Cisco
5 17 (15.89%) EMC
6 16 (14.95%) Oracle
7 15 (14.02%) IBM
7 15 (14.02%) Software AG
8 8 (7.48%) Dell
8 8 (7.48%) HP
9 6 (5.61%) Avaya
10 4 (3.74%) Remedy
11 3 (2.80%) Dell Compellent
11 3 (2.80%) EqualLogic
11 3 (2.80%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.87%) Google
12 2 (1.87%) NetApp
13 1 (0.93%) Apple
13 1 (0.93%) SAP
13 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
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