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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 35 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 8.66% 5.12% 4.82%
As % of the System Software category 53.03% 31.25% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 19
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,900
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -0.76% -  

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 66 64 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 16.34% 16.37% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 44 40 32
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £20,358
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 (65.38%) Windows
2 42 (53.85%) ITIL
3 36 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 29 (37.18%) Citrix
6 27 (34.62%) VMware
7 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 22 (28.21%) DNS
8 22 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (23.08%) Office 365
9 18 (23.08%) DHCP
10 16 (20.51%) SharePoint
10 16 (20.51%) Cisco
11 15 (19.23%) Linux
11 15 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (16.67%) Hyper-V
13 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (15.38%) VPN
14 12 (15.38%) MCSE
14 12 (15.38%) WAN
14 12 (15.38%) ITIL V3
14 12 (15.38%) Degree
14 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (15.38%) Skype for Business
15 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (14.10%) XenApp
15 11 (14.10%) Firewall
15 11 (14.10%) NetApp

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 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 16 (20.51%) SharePoint
3 15 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (15.38%) Skype for Business
5 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (8.97%) IIS
7 6 (7.69%) Apache
7 6 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (7.69%) JBoss
7 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
8 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (5.13%) GroupWise
10 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.08%) Office 365
2 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (12.82%) IaaS
3 10 (12.82%) PaaS
4 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (7.69%) SaaS
6 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.21%) DNS
2 18 (23.08%) DHCP
3 12 (15.38%) VPN
3 12 (15.38%) WAN
4 11 (14.10%) Firewall
5 9 (11.54%) VLAN
6 8 (10.26%) Internet
6 8 (10.26%) LAN
6 8 (10.26%) Network Security
6 8 (10.26%) SAN
7 6 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (7.69%) WLAN
8 3 (3.85%) Skype
9 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.56%) VoIP
10 1 (1.28%) IMAP
10 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.28%) SMTP
10 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.28%) Informix
General
1 8 (10.26%) Banking
2 7 (8.97%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Back Office
4 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Law
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 10 (12.82%) Analyst
3 8 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (10.26%) Architect
3 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (8.97%) Desktop Support
4 7 (8.97%) Server Specialist
4 7 (8.97%) Storage Specialist
5 6 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
5 6 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
6 5 (6.41%) Office 365 Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Data Centre
1 10 (12.82%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (10.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (7.69%) NHS
3 6 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.13%) Replication
5 3 (3.85%) Clustering
5 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.56%) iPad
6 2 (2.56%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
7 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (65.38%) Windows
2 36 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 15 (19.23%) Linux
4 12 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.56%) Unix
9 1 (1.28%) AIX
9 1 (1.28%) HPUX
9 1 (1.28%) Solaris
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) ITIL
2 12 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
3 10 (12.82%) Service Management
4 8 (10.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (8.97%) Change Control
5 7 (8.97%) IT Strategy
5 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.69%) DevOps
6 6 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 6 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 6 (7.69%) Line Management
6 6 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 6 (7.69%) Wealth Management
7 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 12 (15.38%) MCSE
3 8 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (8.97%) CCNA
4 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.69%) EMC Certification
5 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.13%) MCSA
7 3 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.56%) MCSD
9 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.28%) CCA
9 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.28%) MCITP
9 1 (1.28%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.10%) XenApp
4 4 (5.13%) NDS
4 4 (5.13%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 4 (5.13%) vSphere
5 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.28%) pfSense
6 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 4 (5.13%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.56%) Nagios
3 2 (2.56%) OpenView
3 2 (2.56%) OVSD
3 2 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.28%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 29 (37.18%) Citrix
3 27 (34.62%) VMware
4 16 (20.51%) Cisco
5 11 (14.10%) NetApp
6 8 (10.26%) EMC
7 7 (8.97%) HP
7 7 (8.97%) Oracle
8 6 (7.69%) IBM
8 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.69%) Software AG
9 4 (5.13%) Remedy
10 2 (2.56%) Mitel
10 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.56%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.28%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.28%) Apple
11 1 (1.28%) Dell
11 1 (1.28%) SAP
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