The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 49 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.91% 6.03% 3.70%
As % of the System Software category 41.38% 54.84% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 4
Average salary £31,500 £36,834 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.48% +47.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 7.04% 10.99% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 8
Average salary £47,000 £36,834 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.60% -16.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £33,417 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £44,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Harrogate

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
3 27 (84.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (68.75%) VMware
5 19 (59.38%) Cisco
6 17 (53.13%) MS Exchange
6 17 (53.13%) Firewall
6 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 16 (50.00%) Terminal Services
8 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (43.75%) MCITP
9 13 (40.63%) IIS
10 12 (37.50%) MCSA
10 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
10 12 (37.50%) Load Balancing
10 12 (37.50%) SCOM
11 11 (34.38%) SQL
11 11 (34.38%) .NET
11 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
12 10 (31.25%) Forefront TMG
12 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
13 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (25.00%) DDNS
14 7 (21.88%) Citrix
14 7 (21.88%) ITIL
15 6 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (18.75%) Migration

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 17 (53.13%) MS Exchange
1 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (40.63%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (25.00%) DDNS
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
4 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
4 3 (9.38%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) Intranet
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Head of Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.63%) Mac OS X
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) V-Model
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (43.75%) MCITP
2 12 (37.50%) MCSA
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.13%) MCTS
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CCA
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) VCAP
5 1 (3.13%) CCEE
5 1 (3.13%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 10 (31.25%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (15.63%) ISA Server
3 5 (15.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) SCOM
2 6 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 22 (68.75%) VMware
3 19 (59.38%) Cisco
4 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 7 (21.88%) Citrix
6 6 (18.75%) McAfee
7 5 (15.63%) F5
7 5 (15.63%) Brocade
8 3 (9.38%) Mitel
9 2 (6.25%) Rackspace
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle
10 1 (3.13%) Dell