Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackburn with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Lancashire > Blackburn
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 15 17
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackburn 9.38% 7.69% 11.32%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 12
Blackburn median annual salary £20,500 £21,500 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.65% -3.37% -25.83%
10th Percentile £18,500 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £22,500 £28,050 £26,963
Lancashire median annual salary £28,750 £30,000 £22,250
% change year-on-year -4.17% +34.83% -25.83%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackburn with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Blackburn
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackburn 18.75% 9.62% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 12
Blackburn median annual salary £22,000 £25,250 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.87% +13.48% -19.09%
10th Percentile £18,500 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £33,750 £35,100 £26,963
Lancashire median annual salary £28,000 £32,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year -13.85% +41.30% -19.30%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackburn

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackburn.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Blackburn

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackburn region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) Wyse
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Xerox
5 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
5 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Dell

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Wyse
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Xerox