The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 20.00% 17.24% 6.25%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 83.33% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -14.06%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 20.00% 20.69% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
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 Northwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Northwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Northwich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) E-Learning
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) SMTP
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) SSH

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) SSH
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix