The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 45 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 36 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.30% 6.85% 6.46%
As % of the System Software category 59.02% 45.45% 55.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 26
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,600 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
System Software Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 55 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 10.68% 15.07% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 48
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Active Directory
Cheshire

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 23 April 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Warrington

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
3 30 (61.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (57.14%) VMware
5 20 (40.82%) MS Exchange
6 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (30.61%) Finance
8 15 (30.61%) MCSE
9 14 (28.57%) ITIL
9 14 (28.57%) Citrix
9 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (26.53%) MS Office
11 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
12 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
13 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (20.41%) MCITP
13 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
14 9 (18.37%) WAN
14 9 (18.37%) MCP
14 9 (18.37%) IIS
14 9 (18.37%) SQL
14 9 (18.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (16.33%) XenApp
15 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
15 8 (16.33%) Becrypt
15 8 (16.33%) Retail
15 8 (16.33%) Fujitsu

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 20 (40.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (18.37%) IIS
3 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.12%) Apache
5 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.08%) Lync
7 1 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Office
2 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.37%) WAN
3 8 (16.33%) LAN
3 8 (16.33%) DNS
4 6 (12.24%) HTTPS
4 6 (12.24%) SSL
4 6 (12.24%) HTTP
4 6 (12.24%) VPN
4 6 (12.24%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (12.24%) Network Security
5 5 (10.20%) Firewall
6 3 (6.12%) SAN
7 2 (4.08%) PBX
7 2 (4.08%) VoIP
7 2 (4.08%) Wireless
8 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.04%) MSI
1 1 (2.04%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.33%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Security Specialist
6 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.08%) Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.08%) Network Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Network Support
9 2 (4.08%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
6 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Migration
3 7 (14.29%) Service Management
4 6 (12.24%) Change Management
4 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
4 6 (12.24%) SIEM
4 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (12.24%) Cyber Security
5 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.08%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.08%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.04%) Test Management
6 1 (2.04%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) VBScript
2 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.08%) C
3 2 (4.08%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (30.61%) MCSE
3 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
4 10 (20.41%) MCITP
5 9 (18.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (18.37%) MCP
6 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
7 7 (14.29%) MCSA
8 5 (10.20%) MCTS
9 3 (6.12%) CCNA
9 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.04%) CCA
10 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.33%) XenApp
3 6 (12.24%) Snort
4 5 (10.20%) XenDesktop
4 5 (10.20%) vSphere
4 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Nessus
1 6 (12.24%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (12.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 28 (57.14%) VMware
3 14 (28.57%) Citrix
4 8 (16.33%) Fujitsu
4 8 (16.33%) Becrypt
4 8 (16.33%) Cisco
5 7 (14.29%) Symantec
5 7 (14.29%) McAfee
6 6 (12.24%) Websense
6 6 (12.24%) Blue Coat
6 6 (12.24%) Juniper
6 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
6 6 (12.24%) LogRhythm
6 6 (12.24%) IronPort
6 6 (12.24%) Qualys
6 6 (12.24%) Splunk
6 6 (12.24%) Lumension
7 1 (2.04%) LANDesk
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