Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 16 49
Rank change year-on-year +3 +33 -33
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 56 54 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 15.30% 14.21% 5.45%
As % of the System Software category 83.58% 85.71% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60 54 23
Stockport median annual salary £43,000 £28,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.57% -36.11% +63.64%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,800
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £31,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -7.35% +3.03% +6.45%

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 Stockport with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 67 63 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 18.31% 16.58% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 24
Stockport median annual salary £43,000 £29,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.28% -35.56% +52.54%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,325 £22,075
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Stockport

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Stockport

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Stockport over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 53 (94.64%) Windows
2 43 (76.79%) VMware
3 41 (73.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 35 (62.50%) Office 365
6 30 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (53.57%) Hyper-V
6 30 (53.57%) ITIL
7 29 (51.79%) Cisco
8 28 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 26 (46.43%) LAN
9 26 (46.43%) WAN
10 25 (44.64%) SAN
11 23 (41.07%) Microsoft Office
12 21 (37.50%) DHCP
12 21 (37.50%) DNS
13 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
14 18 (32.14%) Terminal Services
15 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (26.79%) Web Services
17 15 (26.79%) MCSE
17 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (26.79%) vSphere
17 15 (26.79%) Virtual Machines
17 15 (26.79%) Windows 10
18 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
18 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
19 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
19 13 (23.21%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 13 (23.21%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.57%) IIS
5 2 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (62.50%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 26 (46.43%) LAN
2 26 (46.43%) WAN
3 25 (44.64%) SAN
4 21 (37.50%) DHCP
4 21 (37.50%) DNS
5 11 (19.64%) VoIP
6 9 (16.07%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (5.36%) Firewall
8 1 (1.79%) ADSL
8 1 (1.79%) Internet
8 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.79%) MPLS
8 1 (1.79%) PBX
8 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) MS Access
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Support Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (23.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (19.64%) IT Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (12.50%) IT Support
7 7 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (10.71%) Support Technician
9 4 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
9 4 (7.14%) IT Technician
9 4 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Administrator
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.36%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Driving Licence
2 7 (12.50%) NHS
3 6 (10.71%) User Experience
4 3 (5.36%) Replication
5 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 53 (94.64%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (26.79%) Windows 10
6 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Release Management
2 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.93%) Change Control
3 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.14%) Case Management
4 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery Management
5 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.36%) IT Audit
5 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.36%) Software Distribution
5 3 (5.36%) Time Management
6 2 (3.57%) Coaching
6 2 (3.57%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (3.57%) DevOps
6 2 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.79%) Line Management
7 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.79%) Migration
7 1 (1.79%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) VBA
2 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (26.79%) MCSE
2 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (17.86%) MCP
4 4 (7.14%) CCNA
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (73.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (53.57%) Hyper-V
3 18 (32.14%) Terminal Services
4 15 (26.79%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (26.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 43 (76.79%) VMware
2 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 29 (51.79%) Cisco
4 13 (23.21%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Apple
5 3 (5.36%) Veeam
6 2 (3.57%) Avaya
7 1 (1.79%) BT
7 1 (1.79%) Meraki
7 1 (1.79%) NEC
7 1 (1.79%) Openreach
7 1 (1.79%) Rockwell
7 1 (1.79%) Sage
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Siemens
7 1 (1.79%) Sophos
7 1 (1.79%) Wonderware