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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.96% 2.03% 10.87%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 100.00% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 15
Average salary £23,000 £22,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
4 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.85% 2.03% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 16
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £19,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
Preston
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago