Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 8 16
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 6.22% 12.88% 5.63%
As % of the System Software category 46.15% 51.52% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 4
Salford median annual salary £25,000 £21,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -35.38% +58.54%
10th Percentile £22,100 £18,500 £24,075
90th Percentile £37,500 £28,000 £34,625
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -15.49% +9.23%

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 Salford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 26 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 13.47% 25.00% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 5
Salford median annual salary £25,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,100 £18,500 £25,100
90th Percentile £52,500 £66,500 £36,500
Manchester median annual salary £44,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.33% -6.25% +6.67%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Salford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Salford

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Salford over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Salford

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (58.33%) Office 365
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (33.33%) Skype
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
8 3 (25.00%) SCCM
8 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (25.00%) Android
8 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (25.00%) HP
8 3 (25.00%) Dell
8 3 (25.00%) VoIP
8 3 (25.00%) WAN

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) Skype
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V2
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) DameWare
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Remedy
6 1 (8.33%) Clearswift
6 1 (8.33%) ConnectWise
6 1 (8.33%) IronPort
6 1 (8.33%) Micro Focus
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) NetIQ
6 1 (8.33%) Novell