The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Cheshire / Macclesfield
Rank 18 16 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 13.11% 5.17% 4.35%
As % of the System Software category 88.89% 42.86% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Median salary £26,500 £40,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +35.59%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Macclesfield region.

System Software Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 14.75% 12.07% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 9
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +10.16%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Macclesfield region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (40.00%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) MCSE
6 4 (26.67%) MCSA
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (20.00%) PABX
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (20.00%) Apple
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) MySQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) PABX
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Support
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCSA
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds