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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
North West / Merseyside
Rank 31 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.49% 7.31% 4.76%
As % of the System Software category 39.78% 47.50% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 24
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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
93 80 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.32% 15.38% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 48 32
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,200 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +4 29 £27,500 -1.78% 8
Wirral -7 6 - -
St Helens - 1 £31,000 - 1
Active Directory
North West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 67 (67.00%) Windows
2 47 (47.00%) ITIL
3 46 (46.00%) Windows Server
4 40 (40.00%) DNS
4 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 39 (39.00%) VMware
6 35 (35.00%) DHCP
7 30 (30.00%) Citrix
7 30 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (29.00%) MS Exchange
9 24 (24.00%) Firewall
10 23 (23.00%) WAN
11 22 (22.00%) Office 365
12 21 (21.00%) Service Management
13 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (20.00%) VLAN
14 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (18.00%) Network Security
15 18 (18.00%) PRINCE2
16 17 (17.00%) VPN
16 17 (17.00%) Video Conferencing
17 16 (16.00%) Degree
17 16 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
17 16 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (16.00%) WLAN
17 16 (16.00%) Cisco
17 16 (16.00%) NHS
17 16 (16.00%) Internet
18 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 29 (29.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 13 (13.00%) Skype for Business
5 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (10.00%) IIS
7 9 (9.00%) Apache
7 9 (9.00%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (9.00%) JBoss
7 9 (9.00%) Tomcat
8 5 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (4.00%) GroupWise
10 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) BPCS
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.00%) Office 365
2 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (14.00%) IaaS
3 14 (14.00%) PaaS
4 10 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (9.00%) SaaS
6 4 (4.00%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.00%) G Suite
8 1 (1.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (40.00%) DNS
2 35 (35.00%) DHCP
3 24 (24.00%) Firewall
4 23 (23.00%) WAN
5 20 (20.00%) VLAN
6 18 (18.00%) Network Security
7 17 (17.00%) VPN
8 16 (16.00%) Internet
8 16 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (16.00%) WLAN
9 15 (15.00%) LAN
10 11 (11.00%) SAN
11 7 (7.00%) IP Telephony
12 4 (4.00%) VoIP
13 3 (3.00%) IMAP
13 3 (3.00%) Skype
13 3 (3.00%) SMTP
14 2 (2.00%) NetScaler
14 2 (2.00%) POP3
14 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) Informix
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 11 (11.00%) Law
1 11 (11.00%) Legal
2 9 (9.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.00%) Finance
4 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.00%) Back Office
5 2 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (18.00%) Analyst
2 11 (11.00%) Administrator
3 10 (10.00%) Architect
3 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (9.00%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (9.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (8.00%) Network Security Manager
5 8 (8.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Security Manager
5 8 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.00%) IT Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) IT Support
6 7 (7.00%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Network Administrator
7 6 (6.00%) Network Support
7 6 (6.00%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.00%) Middleware
2 2 (2.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (16.00%) NHS
3 11 (11.00%) Data Centre
3 11 (11.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (11.00%) iPad
4 9 (9.00%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.00%) Replication
6 2 (2.00%) Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) IVR
6 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.00%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.00%) PKI
7 1 (1.00%) PMI
7 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 67 (67.00%) Windows
2 46 (46.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.00%) Linux
6 11 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (6.00%) Windows XP
10 4 (4.00%) Unix
11 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.00%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.00%) AIX
12 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.00%) ITIL
2 21 (21.00%) Service Management
3 18 (18.00%) PRINCE2
4 15 (15.00%) ITIL V3
5 12 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
5 12 (12.00%) Security Management
6 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (9.00%) DevOps
7 9 (9.00%) Identity Management
7 9 (9.00%) Line Management
7 9 (9.00%) Load Balancing
7 9 (9.00%) TOGAF
7 9 (9.00%) Wealth Management
8 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.00%) Data Protection
8 8 (8.00%) ITSM
8 8 (8.00%) Network Management
8 8 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 8 (8.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.00%) VB
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Degree
2 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (14.00%) MCSE
4 12 (12.00%) CCNA
4 12 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (9.00%) EMC Certification
6 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.00%) CCA
10 2 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.00%) MCSA
11 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.00%) MCITP
11 1 (1.00%) MCSD
11 1 (1.00%) NCDA
11 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.00%) XenApp
4 4 (4.00%) NDS
4 4 (4.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 3 (3.00%) vSphere
6 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.00%) pfSense
7 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) AirWatch
2 5 (5.00%) SCCM
3 3 (3.00%) Nagios
3 3 (3.00%) OpenView
3 3 (3.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.00%) OVSD
4 2 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (39.00%) VMware
3 30 (30.00%) Citrix
4 16 (16.00%) Cisco
5 11 (11.00%) Oracle
6 10 (10.00%) EMC
7 9 (9.00%) IBM
7 9 (9.00%) Software AG
8 7 (7.00%) HP
9 6 (6.00%) Avaya
9 6 (6.00%) NetApp
10 4 (4.00%) Dell
10 4 (4.00%) Remedy
11 3 (3.00%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.00%) Google
12 2 (2.00%) Mitel
12 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.00%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.00%) Apple
13 1 (1.00%) Fortinet
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