The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 25 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.68% 5.36% 2.65%
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 37.50% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 5
Average salary £21,500 £18,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -30.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £30,500 £30,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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 Stockport region.

System Software Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 14.96% 14.29% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 12
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% +49.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,850 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Stockport

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Stockport

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 45 (88.24%) Windows
2 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 16 (31.37%) VPN
5 15 (29.41%) MS Office
5 15 (29.41%) Cisco
5 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 15 (29.41%) Firewall
5 15 (29.41%) VMware
6 14 (27.45%) Citrix
7 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
8 12 (23.53%) LAN
8 12 (23.53%) WAN
9 11 (21.57%) Windows XP
9 11 (21.57%) HP
9 11 (21.57%) SLA
9 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (19.61%) DNS
11 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 9 (17.65%) ITIL
11 9 (17.65%) SAN
11 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (15.69%) Network Security
12 8 (15.69%) ProCurve
12 8 (15.69%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (15.69%) VLAN
13 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (11.76%) Finance
13 6 (11.76%) NetApp
13 6 (11.76%) MetaFrame

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (29.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) IaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 16 (31.37%) VPN
3 15 (29.41%) Firewall
4 12 (23.53%) LAN
4 12 (23.53%) WAN
5 10 (19.61%) DNS
6 9 (17.65%) SAN
7 8 (15.69%) VLAN
7 8 (15.69%) Network Security
7 8 (15.69%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (9.80%) Wireless
8 5 (9.80%) VoIP
9 3 (5.88%) NAS
10 2 (3.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) German Language
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) French Language
4 1 (1.96%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (17.65%) Service Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technician
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Technician
8 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 45 (88.24%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Windows XP
3 6 (11.76%) Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.88%) Android
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) Migration
2 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
3 3 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (3.92%) Change Control
4 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.92%) Coaching
5 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.96%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) MCSE
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.96%) CCNP
3 1 (1.96%) CCNA
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.76%) MetaFrame
3 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.88%) XenApp
4 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.96%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 15 (29.41%) Cisco
1 15 (29.41%) VMware
2 14 (27.45%) Citrix
3 11 (21.57%) HP
4 8 (15.69%) ProCurve
5 6 (11.76%) NetApp
6 2 (3.92%) Lotus
6 2 (3.92%) Apple
6 2 (3.92%) Dell
6 2 (3.92%) EMC
6 2 (3.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec
7 1 (1.96%) Wyse
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago