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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 6 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 7.89% 23.21% 9.20%
As % of the System Software category 81.82% 83.87% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 7
Average salary £21,000 £33,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +47.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,250 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £51,250 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
11 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 9.65% 27.68% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 10
Average salary £21,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 5 May 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) MS Office
4 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
4 7 (43.75%) LAN
4 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 7 (43.75%) VPN
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
5 5 (31.25%) SLA
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (25.00%) MCP
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) iPad
6 4 (25.00%) iPhone
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (6.25%) vSphere
9 1 (6.25%) Clustering
9 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (6.25%) Back Office
9 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (6.25%) Marketing
9 1 (6.25%) SAN
9 1 (6.25%) DNS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
1 7 (43.75%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Junior
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Implementation Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.25%) PC Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) iPhone
1 4 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCP
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) EMC