Period
to 15 August 2018

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 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 24 36
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 56 60 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 8.64% 7.66% 5.80%
As % of the System Software category 49.56% 52.63% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 46
Liverpool median annual salary £32,000 £38,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.88% +40.00% -21.99%
10th Percentile £20,250 £25,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,903 £47,500 £48,750
Merseyside median annual salary £31,538 £31,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +1.73% +12.73% -19.41%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 113 114 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 17.44% 14.56% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 85 82 96
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,800 £22,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,875 £65,000
Merseyside median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

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 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 26 (46.43%) ITIL
2 26 (46.43%) Windows Server
3 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 21 (37.50%) VMware
5 18 (32.14%) MS Exchange
6 16 (28.57%) Office 365
7 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (23.21%) Citrix
9 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
9 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (17.86%) HP
11 10 (17.86%) DNS
11 10 (17.86%) Windows 7
12 9 (16.07%) Skype for Business
12 9 (16.07%) Cisco
12 9 (16.07%) WAN
12 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
12 9 (16.07%) SAN
13 8 (14.29%) Firewall
13 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
13 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
13 8 (14.29%) Remedy
13 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
13 8 (14.29%) LAN
13 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013

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 18 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 9 (16.07%) Skype for Business
4 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (5.36%) Confluence
7 2 (3.57%) Apache
7 2 (3.57%) JBoss
7 2 (3.57%) nginx
8 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.57%) Office 365
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.71%) IaaS
3 6 (10.71%) SaaS
4 3 (5.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) DNS
2 9 (16.07%) SAN
2 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.07%) WAN
3 8 (14.29%) Firewall
3 8 (14.29%) LAN
4 7 (12.50%) DHCP
4 7 (12.50%) NAS
5 5 (8.93%) VPN
6 3 (5.36%) Internet
7 2 (3.57%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.57%) Skype
7 2 (3.57%) VLAN
8 1 (1.79%) FTP
8 1 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) Couchbase
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
1 5 (8.93%) Law
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Desktop Support
5 6 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (7.14%) IT Support
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) LAMP
1 2 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.79%) LDAP
2 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.36%) Fat Client
5 3 (5.36%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.57%) iPad
6 2 (3.57%) iPhone
6 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.57%) User Experience
6 2 (3.57%) Wiki
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (1.79%) Replication
7 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 26 (46.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.50%) Linux
4 7 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.57%) CentOS
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) ITIL
2 14 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 8 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.50%) Service Management
4 7 (12.50%) Statistics
5 5 (8.93%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.14%) Information Security
6 4 (7.14%) Logistics
6 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.14%) Password Management
6 4 (7.14%) Privileged Access Management
6 4 (7.14%) SIEM
6 4 (7.14%) Storage Management
7 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.36%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.57%) Perl
3 2 (3.57%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) Ruby
3 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) CCNA
1 7 (12.50%) CCNP
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.93%) MCSE
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 3 (5.36%) MCSA
4 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.79%) MCP
5 1 (1.79%) RHCA
5 1 (1.79%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (10.71%) XenApp
4 2 (3.57%) Docker
4 2 (3.57%) Firmware
4 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) SCOM
2 4 (7.14%) Nagios
2 4 (7.14%) SCCM
3 3 (5.36%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.57%) CFEngine
4 2 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.57%) Puppet
4 2 (3.57%) Rancher
4 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.79%) ThinApp
5 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (37.50%) VMware
3 13 (23.21%) Citrix
4 10 (17.86%) HP
5 9 (16.07%) Cisco
6 8 (14.29%) Remedy
7 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.14%) NetApp
9 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.57%) Apple
9 2 (3.57%) New Relic
9 2 (3.57%) Veritas
10 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.79%) Mitel
10 1 (1.79%) Perforce
10 1 (1.79%) Polycom
10 1 (1.79%) Red Box
10 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.79%) Sophos
10 1 (1.79%) Veeam