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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 6 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.94% 28.41% 1.79%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 2
Average salary £17,625 £38,750 £17,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.51% +124.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £11,481 £27,500 £16,650
10% offered a salary of more than £19,475 £47,250 £17,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
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
4 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.94% 28.41% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 2
Average salary £17,625 £38,750 £17,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.51% +124.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £11,481 £27,500 £16,650
10% offered a salary of more than £19,475 £17,850 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Durham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram 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 29 August 2014. 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 1 £9,115 -79.74%
Hartlepool - 1 £17,000 -
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) Altiris
5 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 3 (33.33%) Lotus
5 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
7 1 (11.11%) assyst
7 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (11.11%) Sophos
7 1 (11.11%) Apple
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) VBScript
7 1 (11.11%) VB

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Service Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
1 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Altiris
2 3 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Sophos
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix