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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Cheshire / Macclesfield
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 14 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 12.20% 11.43% 12.50%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,900
% change year-on-year - -4.12%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Macclesfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5 5 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 12.20% 14.29% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 10
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.35% +14.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
7 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
7 2 (16.67%) Wyse

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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
1 4 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Network Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (16.67%) Case Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) NetApp
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (16.67%) Wyse
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam