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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 36 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.69% 6.20% 7.38%
As % of the System Software category 47.37% 56.41% 65.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 30
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,500 £32,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,571
% change year-on-year
- -5.99%
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
76 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 16.24% 10.99% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 55 22 49
Average salary £33,250 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.27% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £23,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,250 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 2 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Warrington

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 2 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 42 (53.16%) Microsoft
3 35 (44.30%) VMware
4 30 (37.97%) TCP/IP
5 29 (36.71%) MS Exchange
6 28 (35.44%) MS Excel
7 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (30.38%) Citrix
9 23 (29.11%) SQL
9 23 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (26.58%) MCSA
12 20 (25.32%) Hyper-V
12 20 (25.32%) Windows 7
13 19 (24.05%) Test Scripting
14 18 (22.78%) MS Office
14 18 (22.78%) ITIL
15 17 (21.52%) LAN
15 17 (21.52%) WAN
15 17 (21.52%) Service Management
16 15 (18.99%) Windows XP
16 15 (18.99%) XenApp
17 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (16.46%) IIS
18 13 (16.46%) XenDesktop
18 13 (16.46%) Network Security
18 13 (16.46%) QA
19 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2010
19 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012
19 12 (15.19%) MCP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 29 (36.71%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.46%) IIS
3 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.80%) Lync
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 28 (35.44%) 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 3 (3.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.97%) TCP/IP
2 17 (21.52%) LAN
2 17 (21.52%) WAN
3 13 (16.46%) Network Security
4 11 (13.92%) DNS
5 10 (12.66%) VPN
6 9 (11.39%) DHCP
7 7 (8.86%) SAN
8 6 (7.59%) VoIP
9 4 (5.06%) Firewall
10 3 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (3.80%) HTTPS
10 3 (3.80%) SSL
10 3 (3.80%) HTTP
11 2 (2.53%) LDAP
11 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.27%) NAS
12 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.27%) Internet
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 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (26.58%) Analyst
3 10 (12.66%) 1st Line Support
4 9 (11.39%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Development Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Senior Development Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Service Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Performance Test Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.33%) Performance Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 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 10 (12.66%) Thin Client
1 10 (12.66%) Fat Client
1 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 54 (68.35%) Windows
2 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (25.32%) Windows 7
4 15 (18.99%) Windows XP
5 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.06%) Linux
8 3 (3.80%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.80%) UNIX
9 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Test Scripting
2 18 (22.78%) ITIL
3 17 (21.52%) Service Management
4 11 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (12.66%) Change Management
5 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.39%) Migration
7 7 (8.86%) Test Automation
7 7 (8.86%) Service Desk Management
8 6 (7.59%) Regression Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.06%) SIEM
10 3 (3.80%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (3.80%) Cyber Security
10 3 (3.80%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.53%) Data Management
11 2 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (1.27%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) SQL
2 10 (12.66%) C#
3 9 (11.39%) C++
3 9 (11.39%) C
4 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.53%) Python
5 2 (2.53%) Java
5 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.53%) Perl
5 2 (2.53%) VBScript
6 1 (1.27%) VB
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (26.58%) MCSA
3 12 (15.19%) MCP
4 9 (11.39%) MCTS
4 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
4 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
5 7 (8.86%) MCSE
6 6 (7.59%) Degree
7 5 (6.33%) ISTQB
7 5 (6.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (6.33%) ISEB
8 4 (5.06%) MCITP
9 2 (2.53%) 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 13 (16.46%) QA
2 11 (13.92%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (25.32%) Hyper-V
3 15 (18.99%) XenApp
4 13 (16.46%) XenDesktop
5 5 (6.33%) vSphere
5 5 (6.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.80%) Snort
8 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.27%) Xen
9 1 (1.27%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.80%) Nessus
3 3 (3.80%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.53%) SCCM
4 2 (2.53%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) WSUS
5 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (53.16%) Microsoft
2 35 (44.30%) VMware
3 24 (30.38%) Citrix
4 8 (10.13%) Symantec
5 7 (8.86%) Dell
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle
6 5 (6.33%) Cisco
7 4 (5.06%) CommVault
7 4 (5.06%) NetApp
8 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.80%) McAfee
8 3 (3.80%) Websense
8 3 (3.80%) Juniper
8 3 (3.80%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.80%) Fujitsu
8 3 (3.80%) Splunk
8 3 (3.80%) Lumension
8 3 (3.80%) Becrypt
8 3 (3.80%) LogRhythm
8 3 (3.80%) IronPort
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