Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 33 26
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 4.23% 4.53% 9.18%
As % of the System Software category 88.89% 65.00% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 13
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £20,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -40.30% +67.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £17,800 £24,100
90th Percentile £43,750 £37,350 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £29,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.71% +7.69% +8.33%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 4.76% 6.97% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 20
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £21,187 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.00% -41.55% +81.25%
10th Percentile £33,000 £18,308 £24,450
90th Percentile £43,750 £39,500 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +12.12%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Bolton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Bolton

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Bolton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Legal
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Visualfiles
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (37.50%) K2 blackpearl
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) AppDynamics
4 3 (37.50%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) Practice Management
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) Power BI
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Case Management
4 3 (37.50%) Dynatrace
4 3 (37.50%) Camtasia

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Camtasia
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (37.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Power BI
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Operations Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Service Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Case Management
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Practice Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Compliance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) vCenter Server
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) AppDynamics
2 3 (37.50%) Dynatrace
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (25.00%) VMware