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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 5 19
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.41% 20.69% 2.90%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £20,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -42.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -0.76% -  

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 Salford with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9 8 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 12.68% 27.59% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Median salary £35,000 £20,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -52.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Salford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) EMC
6 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (25.00%) SCOM
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) Document Management
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) vSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (12.50%) Office 365

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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Document Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
Salford
RM Plc
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 8 days ago