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

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 19 19
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 +25
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 49 51 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 16.96% 11.75% 13.18%
As % of the System Software category 73.13% 60.71% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 44 54 51
Stockport median annual salary £23,250 £43,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.93% +56.36% -14.06%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £44,500 £51,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +7.69%

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 84 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 23.18% 19.35% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 56 75 54
Stockport median annual salary £27,000 £43,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.21% +44.54% -4.03%
10th Percentile £19,000 £24,700 £21,475
90th Percentile £48,500 £53,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 32 (65.31%) VMware
3 28 (57.14%) Cisco
4 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
4 26 (53.06%) Office 365
5 25 (51.02%) ITIL
6 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (34.69%) Windows 7
8 17 (34.69%) SAN
8 17 (34.69%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (32.65%) Citrix
10 15 (30.61%) MS Exchange
11 14 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (28.57%) Windows 10
12 12 (24.49%) Terminal Services
12 12 (24.49%) Linux
12 12 (24.49%) Finance
13 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
13 11 (22.45%) VoIP
13 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
13 11 (22.45%) DNS
13 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (20.41%) DHCP
14 10 (20.41%) Marketing
15 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
15 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
15 9 (18.37%) WAN

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 15 (30.61%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.20%) IIS
5 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (53.06%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) SAN
2 11 (22.45%) DNS
2 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
2 11 (22.45%) VoIP
3 10 (20.41%) DHCP
4 9 (18.37%) LAN
4 9 (18.37%) VPN
4 9 (18.37%) WAN
5 6 (12.24%) Firewall
6 5 (10.20%) Wireless
7 4 (8.16%) 802.11
7 4 (8.16%) IP Telephony
7 4 (8.16%) IPsec
7 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
7 4 (8.16%) MPLS
7 4 (8.16%) Network Security
7 4 (8.16%) SSL
7 4 (8.16%) VLAN
7 4 (8.16%) Wireshark
7 4 (8.16%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) MS Access
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Marketing
3 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.16%) Electronics
4 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (20.41%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (16.33%) 1st Line Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) IT Support
5 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) IT Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Service Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Support Technician
7 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
2 4 (8.16%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (8.16%) Replication
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) CMDB
5 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
5 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (34.69%) Windows 7
5 14 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 12 (24.49%) Linux
7 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
8 7 (14.29%) Mac OS X
9 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) ITIL
2 17 (34.69%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (18.37%) Service Management
4 6 (12.24%) Decision-Making
4 6 (12.24%) Global Marketing
4 6 (12.24%) Server Management
4 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.16%) People Management
6 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) High Availability
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Network Design
7 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.08%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.08%) C
5 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.12%) MCITP
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.24%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.16%) SLA
4 3 (6.12%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (24.49%) Terminal Services
3 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
4 8 (16.33%) vSphere
5 6 (12.24%) Terminal Server
6 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.16%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) VMware
2 28 (57.14%) Cisco
3 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
4 16 (32.65%) Citrix
5 9 (18.37%) Apple
6 7 (14.29%) Veeam
7 6 (12.24%) Ivanti
8 4 (8.16%) Juniper
8 4 (8.16%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (8.16%) SAP
9 3 (6.12%) Mitel
10 2 (4.08%) Symantec
11 1 (2.04%) Avaya
11 1 (2.04%) Red Hat