The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank - 16 10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale - 9.30% 10.81%
As % of the System Software category - 23.53% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £49,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +94.11%
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 Rochdale region.

System Software Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.52% 39.53% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 8
Average salary £25,000 £46,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.65% +39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £39,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) Broadband
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) IPv6
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Broadband
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) IPv6
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat