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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 25 45 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.85% 8.82% 4.88%
As % of the System Software category 73.53% 58.44% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 15
Average salary £23,000 £24,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.15% +3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £18,350 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
34 77 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.60% 15.10% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 61 28
Average salary £23,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,125 £19,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Warrington

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 49 (87.50%) Windows
2 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
3 37 (66.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (53.57%) VMware
5 28 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 28 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 24 (42.86%) DNS
7 22 (39.29%) MS Office
7 22 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (35.71%) DHCP
8 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (33.93%) Cisco
10 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
11 16 (28.57%) Firewall
11 16 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
12 15 (26.79%) Citrix
12 15 (26.79%) SQL
13 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
14 13 (23.21%) LAN
14 13 (23.21%) WAN
14 13 (23.21%) MCSA
14 13 (23.21%) VPN
14 13 (23.21%) MCTS
15 12 (21.43%) Finance
15 12 (21.43%) MCSE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 28 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle 9iAS
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (5.36%) Lync
7 2 (3.57%) WordPress
7 2 (3.57%) IIS
7 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (39.29%) MS Office
3 3 (5.36%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Primavera
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.86%) DNS
2 20 (35.71%) DHCP
3 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
4 16 (28.57%) Firewall
5 13 (23.21%) VPN
5 13 (23.21%) LAN
5 13 (23.21%) WAN
6 5 (8.93%) VoIP
6 5 (8.93%) Wireless
7 3 (5.36%) SAN
7 3 (5.36%) Broadband
8 2 (3.57%) FTP
8 2 (3.57%) DMZ
8 2 (3.57%) Intranet
8 2 (3.57%) SSL
8 2 (3.57%) VLAN
8 2 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.36%) MySQL
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) IT Support
2 13 (23.21%) Support Engineer
3 12 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (19.64%) Team Leader
5 9 (16.07%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (14.29%) Administrator
7 7 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
9 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (8.93%) Architect
9 5 (8.93%) Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (8.93%) Lead Architect
9 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (8.93%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 4 (7.14%) Designer
10 4 (7.14%) Lead Designer
10 4 (7.14%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
2 3 (5.36%) WebCenter
3 2 (3.57%) CSS
3 2 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Replication
1 3 (5.36%) Clustering
1 3 (5.36%) Life Science
1 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (87.50%) Windows
2 37 (66.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
6 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
7 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.57%) Android
8 2 (3.57%) UNIX
8 2 (3.57%) Solaris
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) ITIL
1 11 (19.64%) Service Delivery
2 7 (12.50%) Security Management
2 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 6 (10.71%) Time Management
3 6 (10.71%) Project Management
3 6 (10.71%) Service Management
4 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.93%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
4 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (8.93%) Web Development
5 3 (5.36%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (5.36%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.36%) ITSM
5 3 (5.36%) Data Management
5 3 (5.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.36%) Prolog
3 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.21%) MCSA
2 13 (23.21%) MCTS
3 12 (21.43%) MCSE
4 11 (19.64%) MCITP
5 10 (17.86%) Degree
5 10 (17.86%) CCNA
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (14.29%) MCP
7 3 (5.36%) HND
7 3 (5.36%) OCP
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.93%) XenApp
4 4 (7.14%) XenServer
4 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.14%) VMware Server
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 30 (53.57%) VMware
3 19 (33.93%) Cisco
4 15 (26.79%) Citrix
5 6 (10.71%) Oracle
6 5 (8.93%) Business Objects
6 5 (8.93%) HP
6 5 (8.93%) Dell
6 5 (8.93%) Avaya
7 3 (5.36%) CommVault
7 3 (5.36%) Toshiba
7 3 (5.36%) BT
8 2 (3.57%) Juniper
8 2 (3.57%) Mitel
8 2 (3.57%) WatchGuard
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