The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.32% 8.02% 6.55%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 65.22% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 16
Median salary £26,000 £22,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +2.27%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Active Directory
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

System Software Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.32% 12.30% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 19
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,600 £19,620
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) VB
4 4 (36.36%) VBA
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (36.36%) CGI
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Escalation Management
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Optimisation
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) People Management
5 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) IT Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) IT Support
1 6 (54.55%) IT Support Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Escalation Management
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Optimisation
2 3 (27.27%) People Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) VB
2 4 (36.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Apple