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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 34 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.64% 6.23% 8.54%
As % of the System Software category 47.89% 55.81% 72.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 39
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £23,150 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
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
71 43 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 15.96% 11.17% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 55
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 21 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Warrington

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 54 (68.35%) Windows
2 43 (54.43%) Microsoft
3 35 (44.30%) VMware
4 31 (39.24%) MS Exchange
5 30 (37.97%) TCP/IP
6 29 (36.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (31.65%) MS Excel
8 24 (30.38%) MCSA
9 22 (27.85%) SQL
9 22 (27.85%) Citrix
10 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (24.05%) ITIL
11 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
12 18 (22.78%) LAN
12 18 (22.78%) MS Office
12 18 (22.78%) WAN
13 17 (21.52%) Hyper-V
14 16 (20.25%) Test Scripting
15 15 (18.99%) Windows XP
16 14 (17.72%) Service Management
16 14 (17.72%) Network Security
16 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (16.46%) Fat Client
17 13 (16.46%) DNS
17 13 (16.46%) Thin Client
18 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (15.19%) DHCP
18 12 (15.19%) MCP
18 12 (15.19%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 31 (39.24%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (15.19%) IIS
4 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.06%) Lync
7 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.53%) Apache
7 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.53%) JBoss
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (31.65%) MS Excel
2 18 (22.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.97%) TCP/IP
2 18 (22.78%) LAN
2 18 (22.78%) WAN
3 14 (17.72%) Network Security
4 13 (16.46%) DNS
5 12 (15.19%) DHCP
6 11 (13.92%) VPN
7 9 (11.39%) SAN
8 6 (7.59%) VoIP
9 4 (5.06%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.80%) Firewall
11 2 (2.53%) LDAP
12 1 (1.27%) NAS
12 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.27%) Internet
12 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
12 1 (1.27%) SSL
12 1 (1.27%) HTTP
12 1 (1.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (6.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.06%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Law
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (25.32%) Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (8.86%) Development Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Senior Development Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Service Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Performance Test Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.33%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Software Test Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) IT Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) J2EE
1 2 (2.53%) Middleware
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Fat Client
1 13 (16.46%) Thin Client
2 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) Life Science
6 1 (1.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 54 (68.35%) Windows
2 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
4 15 (18.99%) Windows XP
5 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.59%) Linux
8 3 (3.80%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.80%) UNIX
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) ITIL
2 16 (20.25%) Test Scripting
3 14 (17.72%) Service Management
4 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.13%) Change Management
5 8 (10.13%) Test Automation
6 7 (8.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (8.86%) Migration
7 6 (7.59%) Service Desk Management
8 5 (6.33%) Regression Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.80%) Test Management
10 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.53%) Data Management
11 2 (2.53%) SIEM
11 2 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (1.27%) Data Protection
12 1 (1.27%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) C#
2 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.86%) C++
3 7 (8.86%) C
4 3 (3.80%) VBScript
4 3 (3.80%) VB
5 2 (2.53%) Java
5 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.53%) Perl
5 2 (2.53%) Python
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (36.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (30.38%) MCSA
3 12 (15.19%) MCP
4 9 (11.39%) MCTS
5 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
6 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.86%) Degree
6 7 (8.86%) MCSE
7 5 (6.33%) ISTQB
7 5 (6.33%) MCITP
7 5 (6.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (6.33%) ISEB
8 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.53%) MCDST
10 1 (1.27%) CISSP
10 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.27%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) QA
2 10 (12.66%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (21.52%) Hyper-V
3 10 (12.66%) XenApp
4 8 (10.13%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.59%) VMware ESX
6 5 (6.33%) vSphere
7 4 (5.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.80%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.27%) XenServer
9 1 (1.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.06%) SCCM
3 2 (2.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.53%) SCOM
4 1 (1.27%) WSUS
4 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.27%) Nessus
4 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (54.43%) Microsoft
2 35 (44.30%) VMware
3 22 (27.85%) Citrix
4 8 (10.13%) Dell
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle
6 6 (7.59%) Cisco
6 6 (7.59%) Symantec
7 4 (5.06%) HP
7 4 (5.06%) NetApp
7 4 (5.06%) CommVault
8 3 (3.80%) NETGEAR
8 3 (3.80%) EMC
9 2 (2.53%) Sophos
10 1 (1.27%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.27%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.27%) Qualys
10 1 (1.27%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.27%) Draytek
10 1 (1.27%) IronPort
10 1 (1.27%) Becrypt
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