Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 15.89% 11.58% 10.23%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 57.89% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 9
Salford median annual salary £22,000 £31,600 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.38% +58.00% -58.33%
10th Percentile £18,500 £20,550 £19,000
90th Percentile £36,200 £34,164 £26,250
Manchester median annual salary £29,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.71% +7.69% +1.56%

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 34 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 31.78% 20.00% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 20
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £32,050 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.00% +16.55% -42.11%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £38,125 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +9.09%

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Salford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 10
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 9 (52.94%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 5 (29.41%) Office 365
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) DHCP
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (11.76%) XenApp
8 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.76%) VLAN
8 2 (11.76%) CCNA
8 2 (11.76%) SAN

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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) IT Support
2 6 (35.29%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (29.41%) Support Officer
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Server Support
6 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 10
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Acme Packet
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Capita
5 1 (5.88%) CommVault
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Sonus