The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 39 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 3.90% 6.04% 8.19%
As % of the System Software category 57.14% 66.67% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,834
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
North Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 6.82% 9.06% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 21
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,834 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (58.33%) Citrix
5 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (54.17%) SQL
6 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (50.00%) ITIL
7 12 (50.00%) Problem Management
7 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 12 (50.00%) XenApp
7 12 (50.00%) XenServer
7 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (50.00%) Mentoring
8 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
9 7 (29.17%) LAN
9 7 (29.17%) VMware
10 5 (20.83%) MS Office
10 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
11 4 (16.67%) MCP
11 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 3 (12.50%) HNC
12 3 (12.50%) HND

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
3 3 (12.50%) PABX
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) SMTP
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
1 12 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 12 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCP
2 3 (12.50%) HNC
2 3 (12.50%) HND
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) XenApp
1 12 (50.00%) XenServer
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Citrix
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Veeam
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco