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 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 37 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 3.83% 1.81% 6.45%
As % of the System Software category 72.22% 60.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 14
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,000 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -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
18 5 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 5.31% 3.01% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 21
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (65.38%) Citrix
4 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
6 7 (26.92%) MS Office
6 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (23.08%) MCSE
7 6 (23.08%) LAN
8 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
8 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (11.54%) XenApp
10 3 (11.54%) XenServer
10 3 (11.54%) Veeam
10 3 (11.54%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (11.54%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) Intranet
2 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Technical Support
2 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Wintel Support
2 7 (26.92%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.54%) Replication
1 3 (11.54%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.85%) V-Model
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (23.08%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) XenApp
2 3 (11.54%) XenServer
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 17 (65.38%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Symantec
4 3 (11.54%) Dell
4 3 (11.54%) Veeam
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Rackspace