The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Lancashire / Preston
Rank - 14 20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston - 6.78% 1.37%
As % of the System Software category - 50.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £29,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% -  

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 Preston with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston - 13.56% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 5
Median salary - £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Preston

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 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 Preston region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) iPad
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Preston, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago