The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 5.71% 9.68% -
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £29,000 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,657 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +3.56%
System Software Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 17.14% 9.68% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £34,000 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.68% -27.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Manchester

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Rochdale

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco