The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 31 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 7.01% 5.78% 5.71%
As % of the System Software category 54.00% 33.82% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 20
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year - -2.98%  

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

System Software Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 50 68 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 12.99% 17.09% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 31
Median salary £39,250 £34,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.44% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Liverpool

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Liverpool

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Liverpool over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 51 (83.61%) Windows
2 39 (63.93%) ITIL
3 30 (49.18%) Windows Server
4 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
5 24 (39.34%) Citrix
6 22 (36.07%) XenApp
7 21 (34.43%) VMware
8 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
9 18 (29.51%) Hyper-V
10 16 (26.23%) Finance
11 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
12 12 (19.67%) Banking
13 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (18.03%) SAN
13 11 (18.03%) Data Centre
14 10 (16.39%) Windows 7
14 10 (16.39%) NetApp
14 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (16.39%) SCOM
15 9 (14.75%) Nagios
15 9 (14.75%) Cisco
15 9 (14.75%) Linux
15 9 (14.75%) Office 365
16 8 (13.11%) MCSE
16 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
16 8 (13.11%) DNS
16 8 (13.11%) HP
16 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (11.48%) Degree

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.64%) Confluence
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Office 365
2 6 (9.84%) IaaS
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.84%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) SAN
2 8 (13.11%) DNS
3 7 (11.48%) DHCP
4 6 (9.84%) Firewall
4 6 (9.84%) NAS
5 5 (8.20%) LAN
5 5 (8.20%) WAN
6 4 (6.56%) Network Security
6 4 (6.56%) VPN
7 3 (4.92%) VoIP
8 2 (3.28%) Internet
8 2 (3.28%) Skype
8 2 (3.28%) VLAN
8 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.56%) Back Office
5 3 (4.92%) Law
6 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (11.48%) Active Directory Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Server Specialist
3 7 (11.48%) Service Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Linux Specialist
4 6 (9.84%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (8.20%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Messaging Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Server Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.56%) IT Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.28%) iPad
2 2 (3.28%) Replication
2 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.64%) Clustering
3 1 (1.64%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 51 (83.61%) Windows
2 30 (49.18%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (16.39%) Windows 7
5 9 (14.75%) Linux
6 7 (11.48%) Windows 10
6 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.64%) HPUX
9 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.64%) Unix
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) ITIL
2 7 (11.48%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (11.48%) Change Control
2 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
2 7 (11.48%) Problem Management
2 7 (11.48%) Project Management
3 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (9.84%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.56%) Change Management
5 4 (6.56%) Patch Management
5 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.92%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (4.92%) Migration
6 3 (4.92%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (4.92%) Time Management
7 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.28%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.84%) SQL
3 4 (6.56%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.11%) MCSE
2 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (11.48%) Degree
3 7 (11.48%) MCSA
4 5 (8.20%) CCNA
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.28%) MCSD
6 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) CCA
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.64%) MCITP
7 1 (1.64%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (36.07%) XenApp
2 18 (29.51%) Hyper-V
3 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (6.56%) vSphere
5 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) SCOM
2 9 (14.75%) Nagios
3 5 (8.20%) EdgeSight
3 5 (8.20%) SCCM
4 4 (6.56%) SCDPM
4 4 (6.56%) SCVMM
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (3.28%) OpenView
6 2 (3.28%) OVSD
6 2 (3.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
2 24 (39.34%) Citrix
3 21 (34.43%) VMware
4 10 (16.39%) NetApp
5 9 (14.75%) Cisco
6 8 (13.11%) HP
7 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.28%) EMC
9 2 (3.28%) Mitel
9 2 (3.28%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.64%) Adobe
10 1 (1.64%) Google
10 1 (1.64%) Meraki
10 1 (1.64%) Oracle
10 1 (1.64%) SAP
Liverpool, Merseyside
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