The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.03% 1.89% 3.42%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 20.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Median salary £32,500 £21,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -33.84%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
Active Directory
Lancashire

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

System Software Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.03% 9.43% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 10
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston 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 Preston

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Preston

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Preston region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (28.57%) BYOD
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) ISMS
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Pensions Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) BYOD
1 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) ISMS
2 2 (28.57%) IT Audit
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISA
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy