Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Microsoft Active Directory
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 15 46
Rank change year-on-year -6 +31 -22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 51 53 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 11.67% 13.62% 5.16%
As % of the System Software category 61.45% 92.98% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 23
Stockport median annual salary £43,000 £27,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.36% -14.06% +7.56%
10th Percentile £21,900 £21,400 £20,600
90th Percentile £51,750 £47,500 £47,500
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 Stockport with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 83 57 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 18.99% 14.65% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 74 56 26
Stockport median annual salary £43,000 £29,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.54% -4.03% +3.33%
10th Percentile £24,525 £21,625 £20,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +12.12%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Stockport

For the 6 months to 21 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) VMware
3 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
4 35 (68.63%) TCP/IP
5 34 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (60.78%) Hyper-V
6 31 (60.78%) Office 365
6 31 (60.78%) Cisco
7 29 (56.86%) SAN
7 29 (56.86%) LAN
7 29 (56.86%) WAN
8 28 (54.90%) DHCP
8 28 (54.90%) DNS
9 26 (50.98%) Terminal Services
9 26 (50.98%) ITIL
10 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (45.10%) MS Exchange
12 21 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
13 20 (39.22%) Web Services
13 20 (39.22%) MCSE
14 18 (35.29%) vSphere
15 17 (33.33%) Windows 7
15 17 (33.33%) SharePoint
16 14 (27.45%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (27.45%) ITIL Certification
17 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (25.49%) Driving Licence
17 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
18 12 (23.53%) Windows 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 23 (45.10%) MS Exchange
2 17 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 14 (27.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (60.78%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (68.63%) TCP/IP
2 29 (56.86%) LAN
2 29 (56.86%) SAN
2 29 (56.86%) WAN
3 28 (54.90%) DHCP
3 28 (54.90%) DNS
4 10 (19.61%) VoIP
5 8 (15.69%) Firewall
6 7 (13.73%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.96%) Internet
7 1 (1.96%) VLAN
7 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 18 (35.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 18 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (31.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (23.53%) IT Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (13.73%) IT Support
7 6 (11.76%) Senior IT Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 4 (7.84%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) Service Manager
9 4 (7.84%) Support Technician
9 4 (7.84%) Technical Manager
9 4 (7.84%) Technical Services Manager
9 4 (7.84%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) VMware Support Engineer
10 3 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Driving Licence
2 5 (9.80%) NHS
2 5 (9.80%) Replication
3 4 (7.84%) CMDB
3 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
5 1 (1.96%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 9 (17.65%) Windows 10
7 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) IT Audit
2 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
2 5 (9.80%) Release Management
2 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (9.80%) Server Hardening
2 5 (9.80%) SIEM
3 4 (7.84%) Change Control
3 4 (7.84%) Patch Management
4 3 (5.88%) Security Management
4 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (39.22%) MCSE
3 14 (27.45%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (15.69%) MCP
5 6 (11.76%) CCNA
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCITP
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (60.78%) Hyper-V
3 26 (50.98%) Terminal Services
4 21 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (35.29%) vSphere
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) VMware
2 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
3 31 (60.78%) Cisco
4 10 (19.61%) Citrix
5 5 (9.80%) Veeam
6 4 (7.84%) Wyse
7 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.96%) McAfee
8 1 (1.96%) Sage
8 1 (1.96%) SAP