The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 36 26
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 9.93% 3.37% 7.65%
As % of the System Software category 93.75% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 13
Median salary £28,500 £25,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £26,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 16 6 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 10.60% 3.37% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 20
Median salary £28,500 £24,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.52% -25.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £50,000 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Stoke-on-Trent

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
3 19 (61.29%) Windows Server
4 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
5 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
6 12 (38.71%) VMware
7 11 (35.48%) DHCP
7 11 (35.48%) DNS
7 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (35.48%) Office 365
8 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (29.03%) VLAN
10 8 (25.81%) LDAP
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 7 (22.58%) WLAN
11 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
12 6 (19.35%) SAN
12 6 (19.35%) WAN
12 6 (19.35%) LAN
12 6 (19.35%) IIS
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (19.35%) SQL
12 6 (19.35%) ITIL
13 5 (16.13%) Web Services
13 5 (16.13%) Linux
13 5 (16.13%) SNMP
13 5 (16.13%) Firewall
13 5 (16.13%) MPLS

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) IIS
3 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 11 (35.48%) DHCP
2 11 (35.48%) DNS
3 9 (29.03%) VLAN
4 8 (25.81%) LDAP
5 7 (22.58%) WLAN
6 6 (19.35%) LAN
6 6 (19.35%) SAN
6 6 (19.35%) WAN
7 5 (16.13%) Firewall
7 5 (16.13%) MPLS
7 5 (16.13%) SNMP
8 4 (12.90%) Network Security
9 3 (9.68%) Internet
9 3 (9.68%) IPv4
9 3 (9.68%) IPv6
9 3 (9.68%) NAS
9 3 (9.68%) OSPF
9 3 (9.68%) RIP
9 3 (9.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Life Science
2 3 (9.68%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.45%) iPhone
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Windows Server
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.13%) Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Android
6 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
6 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (16.13%) Time Management
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) ERP
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security
5 2 (6.45%) Line Management
5 2 (6.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (6.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Data Management
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) HND
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Sage
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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