Period
to 27 April 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 27 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 20 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 9.09% 5.69% 15.38%
As % of the System Software category 47.62% 31.82% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 10
Salford median annual salary £31,500 £26,800 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.54% +34.00% -42.45%
10th Percentile £24,075 £19,725 £19,000
90th Percentile £37,150 £33,395 £24,250
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.84%

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 21 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 19.09% 17.89% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 19
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.00% -35.48%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,100 £19,000
90th Percentile £53,400 £47,700 £43,300
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £36,125
% change year-on-year +7.50% +10.73% +9.47%

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 27 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Office 365
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (20.00%) Change Control
7 2 (20.00%) XenApp
7 2 (20.00%) Skype
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP

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 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Skype
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Change Control
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Acme Packet
3 1 (10.00%) Capita
3 1 (10.00%) CommVault
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Sonus