The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Runcorn region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 4 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 23.81% 7.69% 6.94%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 50.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 5
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -35.06%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.57%
System Software Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 35.71% 15.38% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Average salary £24,000 £27,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% -29.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
Cheshire

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 28 July 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 10 (62.50%) MCSE
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) MCP
4 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (31.25%) MCDST
4 5 (31.25%) MCITP
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) ISA Server
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
6 3 (18.75%) Symantec
6 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (12.50%) SLA
8 1 (6.25%) SMTP
8 1 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (6.25%) SharePoint

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support
3 5 (31.25%) Service Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCSE
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCP
2 5 (31.25%) MCDST
2 5 (31.25%) MCITP
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) IronPort
3 1 (6.25%) Trend Micro