The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 2.78% - 6.45%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £24,500 - £30,250
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 Salford region.

System Software Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 11.11% 2.17% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £27,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.44% -27.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Salford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 26 days ago