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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 11 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 6.18% 6.15% 4.81%
As % of the System Software category 78.57% 55.17% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 9
Average salary £26,000 £36,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.76% +46.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
14 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.87% 11.15% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 10
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (84.38%) TCP/IP
2 25 (78.13%) Windows
3 21 (65.63%) MS Office
3 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
4 20 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
5 19 (59.38%) Firewall
6 16 (50.00%) DNS
7 15 (46.88%) LAN
7 15 (46.88%) WAN
8 14 (43.75%) DHCP
9 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (40.63%) VLAN
10 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (34.38%) CCENT
11 11 (34.38%) MCDST
12 10 (31.25%) Blackberry
13 9 (28.13%) Windows XP
14 8 (25.00%) Apple
14 8 (25.00%) iPhone
14 8 (25.00%) iPad
15 7 (21.88%) SLA
15 7 (21.88%) ITIL
16 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
16 6 (18.75%) Finance
16 6 (18.75%) Change Control
16 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
16 6 (18.75%) Wireshark
16 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
17 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
2 20 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) TCP/IP
2 19 (59.38%) Firewall
3 16 (50.00%) DNS
4 15 (46.88%) LAN
4 15 (46.88%) WAN
5 14 (43.75%) DHCP
6 13 (40.63%) VLAN
7 6 (18.75%) Wireshark
8 3 (9.38%) SAN
9 2 (6.25%) Internet
9 2 (6.25%) VoIP
9 2 (6.25%) VPN
9 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Network Support
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (15.63%) Service Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) IT Support
8 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Administrator
8 3 (9.38%) IT Administrator
8 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (6.25%) Consultant
9 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
9 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 8 (25.00%) iPhone
2 8 (25.00%) iPad
3 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows XP
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (9.38%) Coaching
4 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (34.38%) CCENT
2 11 (34.38%) MCDST
3 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
4 1 (3.13%) MCTS
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Apple
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.13%) Wyse
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
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