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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester / Rochdale
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 33.33% 22.00% 21.43%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 9
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £60,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - -4.41%  

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 Rochdale with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Rochdale
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12 11 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 33.33% 22.00% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 15
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rochdale 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 25 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 31 (96.88%) Internet
2 28 (87.50%) Firewall
3 20 (62.50%) TACACS
3 20 (62.50%) Broadband
3 20 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 20 (62.50%) DNS
3 20 (62.50%) PCI DSS
3 20 (62.50%) Network Management
4 19 (59.38%) Puppet
4 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
4 19 (59.38%) CCNP
4 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (56.25%) Nagios
5 18 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (56.25%) OpenNMS
6 17 (53.13%) MPLS
7 15 (46.88%) WAN
7 15 (46.88%) Juniper
7 15 (46.88%) Ericsson
7 15 (46.88%) Cisco
7 15 (46.88%) Huawei
8 13 (40.63%) SCCM
8 13 (40.63%) BGP
8 13 (40.63%) RANCID
9 12 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 12 (37.50%) VMware
9 12 (37.50%) Windows
9 12 (37.50%) Linux
9 12 (37.50%) JNCIP
9 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon S3
2 6 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (96.88%) Internet
2 28 (87.50%) Firewall
3 20 (62.50%) Broadband
3 20 (62.50%) DNS
3 20 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 20 (62.50%) TACACS
4 18 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (53.13%) MPLS
6 15 (46.88%) WAN
7 13 (40.63%) BGP
8 11 (34.38%) MRTG
8 11 (34.38%) SNMP
9 10 (31.25%) LAN
10 8 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 8 (25.00%) IPv6
10 8 (25.00%) VoIP
11 1 (3.13%) HSRP
11 1 (3.13%) Junos
11 1 (3.13%) OSPF
11 1 (3.13%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 12 (37.50%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Designer
3 8 (25.00%) Network Designer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Support
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Linux Support
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Network Management
2 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
3 10 (31.25%) Change Management
4 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.88%) Network Design
5 7 (21.88%) Network Planning
6 6 (18.75%) Business Transformation
6 6 (18.75%) Capacity Management
6 6 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (18.75%) Load Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Management
7 3 (9.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Perl
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) PHP
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) CCNP
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (37.50%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (62.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (59.38%) Puppet
2 18 (56.25%) Nagios
2 18 (56.25%) OpenNMS
3 13 (40.63%) RANCID
3 13 (40.63%) SCCM
4 11 (34.38%) Cacti
5 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco
1 15 (46.88%) Ericsson
1 15 (46.88%) Huawei
1 15 (46.88%) Juniper
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Veeam
3 6 (18.75%) Zerto
4 3 (9.38%) Brocade
4 3 (9.38%) Foundry
4 3 (9.38%) ZyXEL
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