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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 31 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.57% 6.37% 6.78%
As % of the System Software category 68.89% 63.16% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 15
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
45 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 9.53% 10.09% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 29
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,600 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Warrington

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 48 (87.27%) Windows
2 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 34 (61.82%) VMware
3 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (47.27%) MS Excel
4 22 (40.00%) Citrix
4 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (36.36%) DNS
5 20 (36.36%) DHCP
6 19 (34.55%) MS Exchange
6 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (27.27%) MCSA
10 14 (25.45%) Firewall
10 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
10 14 (25.45%) VPN
10 14 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (23.64%) Cisco
11 13 (23.64%) Windows XP
12 12 (21.82%) TCP/IP
12 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
12 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
13 11 (20.00%) WAN
13 11 (20.00%) MS Office
13 11 (20.00%) MCSE
14 10 (18.18%) MCITP
14 10 (18.18%) Backup Exec
14 10 (18.18%) Finance

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (34.55%) MS Exchange
2 14 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.27%) IIS
6 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (47.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) DHCP
1 20 (36.36%) DNS
2 14 (25.45%) Firewall
2 14 (25.45%) VPN
3 12 (21.82%) TCP/IP
4 11 (20.00%) WAN
5 9 (16.36%) LAN
5 9 (16.36%) VoIP
6 6 (10.91%) SAN
7 5 (9.09%) DMZ
7 5 (9.09%) Wireless
7 5 (9.09%) VLAN
8 3 (5.45%) Broadband
9 2 (3.64%) FTP
9 2 (3.64%) Network Security
9 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
1 15 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Support Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 11 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) IT Support
5 8 (14.55%) Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Lead Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Lead Designer
9 4 (7.27%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (7.27%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
1 5 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) User Experience
2 4 (7.27%) Thin Client
2 4 (7.27%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (87.27%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (23.64%) Windows XP
6 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Incident Management
2 7 (12.73%) Problem Management
3 6 (10.91%) Project Management
3 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.09%) Security Management
4 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.09%) Web Development
4 5 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.45%) Time Management
6 2 (3.64%) Migration
7 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.82%) Change Management
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.82%) CRM
7 1 (1.82%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (27.27%) MCSA
3 11 (20.00%) MCSE
4 10 (18.18%) MCITP
5 9 (16.36%) MCP
6 7 (12.73%) Degree
7 6 (10.91%) CCNA
7 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (9.09%) MCDST
8 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 4 (7.27%) MCTS
10 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.09%) XenApp
4 4 (7.27%) XenServer
4 4 (7.27%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.27%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.45%) SCCM
3 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 2 (3.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (3.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
1 34 (61.82%) VMware
2 22 (40.00%) Citrix
3 13 (23.64%) Cisco
4 8 (14.55%) Avaya
4 8 (14.55%) Dell
5 6 (10.91%) HP
6 5 (9.09%) Juniper
7 3 (5.45%) CommVault
7 3 (5.45%) Symantec
7 3 (5.45%) Toshiba
7 3 (5.45%) BT
8 2 (3.64%) Mitel
8 2 (3.64%) WatchGuard
8 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.82%) NetApp
9 1 (1.82%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.82%) AppSense
9 1 (1.82%) EMC
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare, Life As
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance/Pension/Health/Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago