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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
North West / Merseyside
Rank 36 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 49 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.38% 9.76% 3.80%
As % of the System Software category 35.85% 63.64% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 16
Median salary £32,000 £32,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £50,000 £46,250
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 Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
106 77 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.79% 15.34% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 20
Median salary £43,349 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.59% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £21,650 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,710 £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 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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -11 33 £39,500 +31.66% 3
Wirral -8 4 £24,000 +33.33% 1
Active Directory
North West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 68 (66.02%) Windows
2 46 (44.66%) ITIL
3 45 (43.69%) Windows Server
4 42 (40.78%) Microsoft
5 40 (38.83%) DNS
5 40 (38.83%) VMware
6 38 (36.89%) Citrix
7 35 (33.98%) DHCP
8 28 (27.18%) MS Exchange
8 28 (27.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (25.24%) Office 365
10 24 (23.30%) Firewall
11 22 (21.36%) PRINCE2
12 21 (20.39%) Service Management
13 20 (19.42%) WAN
13 20 (19.42%) VPN
13 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (19.42%) Video Conferencing
14 19 (18.45%) VLAN
15 18 (17.48%) PaaS
15 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (17.48%) ITIL V3
16 17 (16.50%) IaaS
16 17 (16.50%) Network Security
16 17 (16.50%) Cisco
17 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (15.53%) NHS
17 16 (15.53%) WLAN
17 16 (15.53%) SharePoint
17 16 (15.53%) MCSE

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 28 (27.18%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.53%) SharePoint
3 15 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (14.56%) IIS
4 13 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (12.62%) JBoss
4 13 (12.62%) Tomcat
5 12 (11.65%) Apache
5 12 (11.65%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (11.65%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.88%) GroupWise
6 4 (3.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.94%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) BPCS
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (25.24%) Office 365
2 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (17.48%) PaaS
4 17 (16.50%) IaaS
5 15 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (11.65%) SaaS
7 4 (3.88%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.94%) G Suite
9 1 (0.97%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (38.83%) DNS
2 35 (33.98%) DHCP
3 24 (23.30%) Firewall
4 20 (19.42%) VPN
4 20 (19.42%) WAN
5 19 (18.45%) VLAN
6 17 (16.50%) Network Security
7 16 (15.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (15.53%) WLAN
8 14 (13.59%) Internet
8 14 (13.59%) SAN
9 12 (11.65%) LAN
10 6 (5.83%) IP Telephony
11 4 (3.88%) VoIP
12 3 (2.91%) IMAP
12 3 (2.91%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.91%) Skype
12 3 (2.91%) SMTP
13 2 (1.94%) POP3
13 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.97%) Informix
2 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (11.65%) Banking
2 11 (10.68%) Law
3 10 (9.71%) Legal
4 6 (5.83%) Finance
5 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (15.53%) Analyst
2 14 (13.59%) Architect
3 13 (12.62%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (11.65%) Cloud Architect
4 12 (11.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (9.71%) Administrator
6 9 (8.74%) Desktop Support
6 9 (8.74%) Office 365 Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (7.77%) Network Security Manager
7 8 (7.77%) Security Manager
8 7 (6.80%) IT Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.83%) IT Support
9 6 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.83%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.85%) Network Support
10 5 (4.85%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.65%) Middleware
2 2 (1.94%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.94%) Web Services
3 1 (0.97%) .NET
3 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (15.53%) NHS
3 14 (13.59%) Data Centre
3 14 (13.59%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (11.65%) Public Cloud
5 10 (9.71%) iPad
6 5 (4.85%) Replication
7 2 (1.94%) Clustering
7 2 (1.94%) IVR
7 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.94%) PMI
7 2 (1.94%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) Statistics
8 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.97%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.97%) Life Science
8 1 (0.97%) PKI
8 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 68 (66.02%) Windows
2 45 (43.69%) Windows Server
3 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.62%) Linux
6 12 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.88%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.91%) Unix
9 3 (2.91%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.97%) AIX
11 1 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.66%) ITIL
2 22 (21.36%) PRINCE2
3 21 (20.39%) Service Management
4 18 (17.48%) ITIL V3
5 13 (12.62%) Line Management
5 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
5 13 (12.62%) Mobile Device Management
6 12 (11.65%) DevOps
6 12 (11.65%) Identity Access Management
6 12 (11.65%) Identity Management
6 12 (11.65%) Load Balancing
6 12 (11.65%) Security Management
6 12 (11.65%) TOGAF
6 12 (11.65%) Wealth Management
7 8 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.77%) Data Protection
7 8 (7.77%) ITSM
7 8 (7.77%) Network Management
7 8 (7.77%) Programme Management
7 8 (7.77%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.88%) SQL
3 2 (1.94%) VB
4 1 (0.97%) C#
4 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (15.53%) MCSE
1 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.56%) Degree
3 14 (13.59%) CCNA
3 14 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (11.65%) EMC Certification
5 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.94%) CCA
8 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.94%) MCSA
8 2 (1.94%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.97%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.97%) GAMP
System Software
1 28 (27.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.71%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.83%) XenApp
4 4 (3.88%) NDS
4 4 (3.88%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 3 (2.91%) vSphere
5 3 (2.91%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.97%) pfSense
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) AirWatch
2 8 (7.77%) SCCM
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.97%) Nagios
4 1 (0.97%) OpenView
4 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.97%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 42 (40.78%) Microsoft
2 40 (38.83%) VMware
3 38 (36.89%) Citrix
4 17 (16.50%) Cisco
5 13 (12.62%) EMC
5 13 (12.62%) Oracle
6 12 (11.65%) IBM
6 12 (11.65%) Software AG
7 7 (6.80%) Dell
7 7 (6.80%) HP
8 5 (4.85%) Avaya
9 4 (3.88%) Remedy
10 2 (1.94%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (1.94%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.94%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.94%) Google
10 2 (1.94%) Mitel
10 2 (1.94%) NetApp
10 2 (1.94%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.97%) Lumension
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago