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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 26.67% 17.14% 11.63%
As % of the System Software category 57.14% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £18,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -41.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £18,000 £43,500
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 Runcorn region.

System Software Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 46.67% 22.86% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £18,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,950 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 11 (52.38%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Retail
5 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
6 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (19.05%) HND
6 4 (19.05%) Unix
6 4 (19.05%) SAN
7 3 (14.29%) MS Office
7 3 (14.29%) Dell
7 3 (14.29%) Firewall
7 3 (14.29%) Law
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 3 (14.29%) Presales
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (14.29%) Office 365
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) IT Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) IT Support
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Support
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) HND
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) HNC
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) BitLocker
2 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Dell Compellent