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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 12.82% 27.66% 5.71%
As % of the System Software category 83.33% 68.42% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 2
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,300 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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 Runcorn region.

System Software Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 15.38% 40.43% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 2
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Runcorn

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 8 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (30.77%) Degree
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 7 (26.92%) Fat Client
6 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
6 7 (26.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (26.92%) LAN
6 7 (26.92%) WAN
6 7 (26.92%) EPoS
6 7 (26.92%) Thin Client
6 7 (26.92%) HND
6 7 (26.92%) MCSE
6 7 (26.92%) MCSA
7 6 (23.08%) VMware
7 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (23.08%) NetApp
7 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
8 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 2 (7.69%) DHCP
11 2 (7.69%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 7 (26.92%) LAN
2 7 (26.92%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) IT Support
2 8 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) Server Support
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) EPoS
1 7 (26.92%) Thin Client
1 7 (26.92%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.85%) Coaching
3 1 (3.85%) ERP
3 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB
2 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (26.92%) HND
2 7 (26.92%) MCSE
2 7 (26.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
1 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) NetApp
1 6 (23.08%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee