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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 2.22% 7.69% 7.14%
As % of the System Software category 5.88% 30.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,708
% change year-on-year
- -0.63%
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
17 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 37.78% 25.64% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 2
Average salary £43,000 £33,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.30% +40.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix