Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Active Directory Support was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory (AD) Support
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 279 265
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Support 18 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.25% 0.14% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.14% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 7
Manchester median annual salary £19,000 £24,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.65% -42.94% +28.79%
10th Percentile £16,500 £19,250 £23,950
90th Percentile £24,000 £34,963 £43,750
North West median annual salary £21,000 £24,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% -42.35% +51.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,033 7,590 7,149
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 97.70% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,863 6,310 6,138
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Active Directory Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Active Directory Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory Support in Manchester

Active Directory Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Active Directory Support in Manchester

Active Directory Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Support within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 5 - -
Stockport +15 1 £17,000 -22.73%
Active Directory Support
North West

Active Directory Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Active Directory Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Active Directory Support in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
3 12 (66.67%) Citrix
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
4 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
4 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (61.11%) Windows 10
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 9 (50.00%) Office 365
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Service Management
8 7 (38.89%) Firewall
8 7 (38.89%) Cisco
8 7 (38.89%) MCP
8 7 (38.89%) MCSA
8 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (38.89%) SCCM
8 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (33.33%) Tech Ops
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 3 (16.67%) DHCP
12 3 (16.67%) DNS

Active Directory Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (16.67%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) Windows 10
3 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
2 7 (38.89%) Service Management
3 6 (33.33%) Tech Ops
4 2 (11.11%) Hardware Maintenance
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) MCP
2 7 (38.89%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
3 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Citrix
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Avaya
5 2 (11.11%) Apple