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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.75% 11.36% 3.03%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 66.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Average salary £42,500 £20,500 £21,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+107.31% -6.39%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 3.51% 17.05% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 3
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 £27,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £19,200 £20,820
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) NAS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware