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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
North East / Durham
Rank 23 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 5.41% 3.42% 1.94%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 36.36% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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
8 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 7.21% 9.40% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 3
Median salary £32,500 £32,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +45.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £25,800 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Durham region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington -10 2 £32,500 +44.44%
Billingham - 1 £30,000 -
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Durham region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) MS Exchange
3 16 (55.17%) ITIL
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
4 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
5 13 (44.83%) Skype for Business
5 13 (44.83%) Skype
5 13 (44.83%) Citrix
5 13 (44.83%) VMware
6 9 (31.03%) SCCM
6 9 (31.03%) Driving Licence
6 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (24.14%) MCSA
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (17.24%) HP
8 5 (17.24%) LAN
8 5 (17.24%) VPN
8 5 (17.24%) Patch Management
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
9 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (13.79%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
9 4 (13.79%) Yammer
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (13.79%) ITSM
9 4 (13.79%) Clustering
9 4 (13.79%) Mitel
9 4 (13.79%) Asset Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 17 (58.62%) MS Exchange
2 13 (44.83%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Yammer
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Skype
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
2 5 (17.24%) VPN
3 4 (13.79%) PBX
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) DNS
5 2 (6.90%) SAN
6 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) IT Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) IT Support
3 5 (17.24%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Wintel Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Driving Licence
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
1 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (17.24%) Patch Management
3 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
3 4 (13.79%) ITSM
3 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) MCSA
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) WSUS
3 2 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) Citrix
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) Dell
4 4 (13.79%) Intel Security
4 4 (13.79%) Mitel
5 3 (10.34%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) AppSense
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.45%) Qualys
7 1 (3.45%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.45%) Tripwire