The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.83% 0.89% 3.05%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% 25.00% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £22,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

System Software Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.26% 3.57% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 19
Average salary £32,750 £25,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.70% -27.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,650 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Durham

Active Directory
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Durham region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 1 £22,500 -
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec