Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 36 31
Rank change year-on-year +20 -5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 49 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 12.93% 7.88% 7.55%
As % of the System Software category 72.06% 54.55% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 24
Stockport median annual salary £32,500 £26,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% -41.11% +73.08%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £44,500 £51,000 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% +15.73%

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 68 66 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 17.94% 14.44% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 49 59 27
Stockport median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.22% +73.08%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,000 £53,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +14.29%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 43 (87.76%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) VMware
3 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
4 26 (53.06%) Cisco
4 26 (53.06%) Office 365
4 26 (53.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (44.90%) SAN
5 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
7 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
7 18 (36.73%) ITIL
8 16 (32.65%) LAN
8 16 (32.65%) WAN
9 15 (30.61%) Citrix
9 15 (30.61%) Windows 7
10 13 (26.53%) VoIP
10 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
10 13 (26.53%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (24.49%) Windows 10
11 12 (24.49%) VPN
11 12 (24.49%) DNS
11 12 (24.49%) Terminal Services
12 11 (22.45%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (22.45%) DHCP
12 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (22.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (20.41%) Finance
13 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
13 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery

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 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.20%) WordPress
5 4 (8.16%) IIS
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (53.06%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) SAN
2 16 (32.65%) LAN
2 16 (32.65%) WAN
3 13 (26.53%) VoIP
4 12 (24.49%) DNS
4 12 (24.49%) VPN
5 11 (22.45%) DHCP
6 8 (16.33%) Firewall
6 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (14.29%) Wireless
8 6 (12.24%) 802.11
8 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (12.24%) Ethernet
8 6 (12.24%) IP Telephony
8 6 (12.24%) IPsec
8 6 (12.24%) iSCSI
8 6 (12.24%) MPLS
8 6 (12.24%) Network Security
8 6 (12.24%) SSL
8 6 (12.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MS Access
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
4 5 (10.20%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) IT Support
2 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Database Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Developer
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.12%) Head of Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) Head of Service Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.12%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) 802.1X
1 6 (12.24%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.20%) Replication
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.08%) iPad
4 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (87.76%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
5 15 (30.61%) Windows 7
6 12 (24.49%) Windows 10
7 8 (16.33%) Mac OS X
8 5 (10.20%) Linux
8 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) ITIL
2 13 (26.53%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (10.20%) Case Management
5 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.20%) People Management
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) Decision-Making
6 4 (8.16%) Global Marketing
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Network Design
6 4 (8.16%) Server Management
6 4 (8.16%) Service Management
7 3 (6.12%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (6.12%) DevOps
7 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.12%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (6.12%) Time Management
8 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) VBA
3 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
4 2 (4.08%) MCITP
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (18.37%) PCI DSS
3 6 (12.24%) SLA
4 4 (8.16%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
1 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (24.49%) Terminal Services
3 5 (10.20%) vSphere
4 3 (6.12%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.20%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) VMware
2 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
3 26 (53.06%) Cisco
4 15 (30.61%) Citrix
5 7 (14.29%) Veeam
6 6 (12.24%) Apple
6 6 (12.24%) Juniper
6 6 (12.24%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (10.20%) Avaya
8 4 (8.16%) Ivanti
8 4 (8.16%) Mitel
9 2 (4.08%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.08%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) SAP