The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.41% 8.70% 9.32%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 100.00% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
Active Directory
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

System Software Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.82% 8.70% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 18
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wigan region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Wigan

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) EMC
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Nagios
5 3 (27.27%) Symantec
5 3 (27.27%) Replication
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) CLARiiON
5 3 (27.27%) Clustering
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Assistant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
1 3 (27.27%) CLARiiON
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) BCP
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
1 3 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago