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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 16.98% 17.95% 21.43%
As % of the System Software category 64.29% 63.64% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 12
Average salary £18,000 £19,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,650 £18,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 26.42% 28.21% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 12
Average salary £25,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.52% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,950 £18,700 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 8 (33.33%) Citrix
5 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
7 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (20.83%) MCSE
7 5 (20.83%) MCP
8 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (16.67%) WAN
8 4 (16.67%) Sophos
8 4 (16.67%) SLA
8 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
9 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (12.50%) EPoS
9 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
9 3 (12.50%) MCSA
9 3 (12.50%) HND

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) SMTP
3 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Service Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) IT Support
4 5 (20.83%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (16.67%) Support Technician
5 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Technician
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Technician
7 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) EPoS
1 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows XP
3 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCP
1 5 (20.83%) MCSE
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) MCSA
2 3 (12.50%) HND
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (8.33%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (8.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Citrix
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Sophos
5 2 (8.33%) IronPort
5 2 (8.33%) Trend Micro
5 2 (8.33%) Symantec
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago