The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 3.23% 16.98% 8.16%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 81.82% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £20,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
Manchester

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

System Software Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 22.58% 20.75% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Oldham

Active Directory
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oldham region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oldham region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware