The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 15.09% 6.03% 7.48%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 87.50% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 7
Average salary £23,500 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £18,200 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £36,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.51%
Active Directory
West 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 Huddersfield region.

System Software Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 15.09% 6.90% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 7
Average salary £23,500 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.61% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £19,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) MS Office
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 8
4 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) iPhone
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) iPad
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (26.67%) SLA
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Adobe
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (20.00%) Office 365
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
1 4 (26.67%) iPhone
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 8
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Adobe
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) VMware