Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 33 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16 +34
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 7.76% 5.99% 10.14%
As % of the System Software category 81.82% 71.43% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 16
Macclesfield median annual salary £25,250 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.18% +10.00% +23.46%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £33,225 £36,175 £33,750
Cheshire median annual salary £27,500 £27,750 £26,041
% change year-on-year -0.90% +6.56% -19.87%

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 9.48% 8.38% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 16
Macclesfield median annual salary £25,250 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.82% +12.00% +23.46%
10th Percentile £21,925 £22,375 £20,500
90th Percentile £34,625 £38,750 £37,500
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -2.99%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Macclesfield

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Macclesfield

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Macclesfield over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
4 2 (22.22%) Break/Fix
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) NETGEAR
4 2 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Mitel
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Advertising
5 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) HTML

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Break/Fix
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSA
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) NETGEAR
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel