The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 23 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.04% 3.07% 4.50%
As % of the System Software category 37.70% 27.08% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 15
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,800
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 Warrington region.

System Software Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 13.38% 11.32% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 26 28
Average salary £31,750 £41,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.49% +38.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,175 £21,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,700 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Warrington

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Warrington

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 47 (83.93%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
3 30 (53.57%) VMware
4 22 (39.29%) Citrix
5 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 19 (33.93%) Windows XP
7 19 (33.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (30.36%) Windows 7
10 16 (28.57%) MCSA
10 16 (28.57%) DNS
11 15 (26.79%) DHCP
11 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
12 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (23.21%) WAN
13 13 (23.21%) MCSE
14 12 (21.43%) MCP
14 12 (21.43%) SQL
14 12 (21.43%) MCITP
15 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
15 11 (19.64%) LAN
15 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
16 10 (17.86%) VPN
16 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
17 9 (16.07%) Fat Client
17 9 (16.07%) Thin Client
17 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
18 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.93%) IIS
4 4 (7.14%) Lync
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) DNS
2 15 (26.79%) DHCP
3 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 13 (23.21%) WAN
5 11 (19.64%) LAN
6 10 (17.86%) VPN
7 8 (14.29%) SAN
7 8 (14.29%) VoIP
8 7 (12.50%) Network Security
9 6 (10.71%) iSCSI
9 6 (10.71%) Firewall
10 5 (8.93%) VLAN
10 5 (8.93%) DMZ
11 1 (1.79%) SMTP
11 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.79%) Games
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (16.07%) Support Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) IT Support
7 4 (7.14%) Support Technician
7 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) IT Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Fat Client
1 9 (16.07%) Thin Client
2 7 (12.50%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (83.93%) Windows
2 19 (33.93%) Windows XP
3 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (30.36%) Windows 7
5 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.93%) Linux
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
1 7 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
2 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (8.93%) ITIL
3 4 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (7.14%) Migration
4 3 (5.36%) Test Management
4 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.57%) CRM
5 2 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (1.79%) Security Management
6 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.79%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Time Management
6 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.14%) VB
4 3 (5.36%) VBScript
5 1 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (28.57%) MCSA
3 13 (23.21%) MCSE
4 12 (21.43%) MCP
4 12 (21.43%) MCITP
5 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
6 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
7 7 (12.50%) MCDST
8 5 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (8.93%) Degree
9 4 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (7.14%) ISEB
9 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
9 4 (7.14%) MCTS
10 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (33.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.71%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (5.36%) Terminal Server
6 2 (3.57%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.14%) SCCM
3 3 (5.36%) SCOM
3 3 (5.36%) WSUS
3 3 (5.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
2 30 (53.57%) VMware
3 22 (39.29%) Citrix
4 6 (10.71%) Dell
4 6 (10.71%) Symantec
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco
5 5 (8.93%) Avaya
5 5 (8.93%) Juniper
5 5 (8.93%) CommVault
6 4 (7.14%) EMC
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle
6 4 (7.14%) HP
6 4 (7.14%) NETGEAR
7 2 (3.57%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) AppSense
8 1 (1.79%) Capita
8 1 (1.79%) Sophos
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
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Warrington, Cheshire
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