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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 3.23% 12.82% 5.88%
As % of the System Software category 37.50% 90.91% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £43,750 £27,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.03% -11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £15,825 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £30,000 £33,650
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 8.60% 14.10% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 6
Average salary £38,750 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £16,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 28 August 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) iPad
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (14.29%) MCP
6 1 (14.29%) iPhone
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware