Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 23 62 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 25.84% 40.00% 16.53%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 77.50% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 62 20
Rochdale median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% +52.17%
10th Percentile £22,200 £23,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £49,200 £60,000 £100,000
Manchester median annual salary £29,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +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 Rochdale with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23 80 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 25.84% 51.61% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 78 28
Rochdale median annual salary £38,000 £46,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +12.20% -11.83%
10th Percentile £22,100 £23,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £49,600 £60,000 £76,900
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +13.64%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Rochdale

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Rochdale

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Rochdale over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 17 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 20 (86.96%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Internet
3 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
3 12 (52.17%) Puppet
4 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco
5 9 (39.13%) SCCM
5 9 (39.13%) Office 365
6 8 (34.78%) RANCID
6 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
6 8 (34.78%) Huawei
6 8 (34.78%) Network Management
6 8 (34.78%) MRTG
6 8 (34.78%) Cacti
6 8 (34.78%) OpenNMS
6 8 (34.78%) DNS
6 8 (34.78%) WAN
6 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
6 8 (34.78%) SNMP
6 8 (34.78%) Juniper
6 8 (34.78%) Ericsson
6 8 (34.78%) Broadband
6 8 (34.78%) LAN
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
6 8 (34.78%) TACACS
6 8 (34.78%) Nagios
6 8 (34.78%) BGP
7 7 (30.43%) VMware

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) Internet
3 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (34.78%) BGP
4 8 (34.78%) Broadband
4 8 (34.78%) DNS
4 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
4 8 (34.78%) LAN
4 8 (34.78%) MRTG
4 8 (34.78%) SNMP
4 8 (34.78%) TACACS
4 8 (34.78%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) MPLS
6 4 (17.39%) VoIP
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) IPv6
7 2 (8.70%) OSPF
7 2 (8.70%) PBX
7 2 (8.70%) SAN
7 2 (8.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) IT Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) IT Support
1 6 (26.09%) IT Support Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.70%) BYOD
3 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
2 8 (34.78%) Network Management
3 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) Business Transformation
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
4 4 (17.39%) Proactive Management
5 2 (8.70%) Email Filtering
5 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.70%) Web Filtering
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Network Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Perl
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
1 6 (26.09%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) CCNP
2 6 (26.09%) JNCIP
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCITP
4 2 (8.70%) MCP
4 2 (8.70%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Puppet
2 9 (39.13%) SCCM
3 8 (34.78%) Cacti
3 8 (34.78%) Nagios
3 8 (34.78%) OpenNMS
3 8 (34.78%) RANCID
4 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (8.70%) SCOM
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Ericsson
2 8 (34.78%) Huawei
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Veeam
5 4 (17.39%) Zerto
6 3 (13.04%) Citrix
7 2 (8.70%) Brocade
7 2 (8.70%) Foundry
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 2 (8.70%) ZyXEL
8 1 (4.35%) Apple