Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 13 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 11.90% 10.71% 2.48%
As % of the System Software category 51.72% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 3
Salford median annual salary £21,000 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.38% +58.54% -57.29%
10th Percentile £18,500 £20,550 £19,250
90th Percentile £28,000 £34,331 £24,150
Manchester median annual salary £29,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.71% +7.69% +8.33%

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 29 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 23.02% 21.43% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 9
Salford median annual salary £32,750 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.77% +8.33% -31.43%
10th Percentile £18,500 £23,400 £19,250
90th Percentile £66,625 £38,100 £49,500
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +13.64%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) SAN
8 2 (13.33%) IIS
8 2 (13.33%) LAN
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) WAN
8 2 (13.33%) Office 365
8 2 (13.33%) VLAN
8 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (6.67%) vSphere
9 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring

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 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) 1st Line Support
1 8 (53.33%) IT Support
2 7 (46.67%) Support Officer
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Server Support
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Support
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) HP