The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.32% 9.50% 2.39%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 51.52% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 5
Average salary £26,750 £30,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.83% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £20,800 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £45,000 £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.98% 18.44% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 13
Average salary £28,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,625 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Active Directory
Manchester

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 1 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Stockport

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
3 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco
6 9 (34.62%) WAN
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (34.62%) LAN
7 8 (30.77%) WLAN
7 8 (30.77%) McAfee
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (23.08%) MCSE
9 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
10 5 (19.23%) Citrix
11 4 (15.38%) VoIP
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 4 (15.38%) Migration
11 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
12 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
12 3 (11.54%) Forefront TMG

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
1 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.85%) Lync
6 1 (3.85%) WordPress
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) WAN
1 9 (34.62%) LAN
2 8 (30.77%) WLAN
3 4 (15.38%) VoIP
4 3 (11.54%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) FrontPage
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Sales Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Change and Release Manager
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) iPhone
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
3 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Android
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Migration
2 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
2 3 (11.54%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (11.54%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
4 1 (3.85%) Release Management
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Content Management
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (23.08%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) MCTS
3 3 (11.54%) MCITP
4 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
1 3 (11.54%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (11.54%) UAG
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) SCOM
2 3 (11.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (11.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (11.54%) MOM
2 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco
4 8 (30.77%) McAfee
5 5 (19.23%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Symantec
7 2 (7.69%) Apple
7 2 (7.69%) Avaya
8 1 (3.85%) Panasonic
8 1 (3.85%) Adobe
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