The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 215 248 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.56% 7.41% 7.63%
As % of the System Software category 55.99% 71.26% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 199 208 239
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
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 Leeds region.

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
384 348 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.50% 10.40% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 317 289 393
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Leeds

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 316 (76.70%) Windows
2 276 (66.99%) Microsoft
3 216 (52.43%) VMware
4 212 (51.46%) Windows Server
5 189 (45.87%) MS Exchange
6 170 (41.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 149 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 143 (34.71%) MS Excel
9 138 (33.50%) ITIL
10 132 (32.04%) Citrix
11 117 (28.40%) SQL Server
12 114 (27.67%) SAN
13 102 (24.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 98 (23.79%) Exchange Server 2010
15 97 (23.54%) MS Office
16 96 (23.30%) Cisco
17 94 (22.82%) DNS
18 86 (20.87%) Windows Server 2003
19 81 (19.66%) Microsoft Certification
20 74 (17.96%) DHCP
21 69 (16.75%) Skype for Business
21 69 (16.75%) Windows 7
22 66 (16.02%) Finance
23 65 (15.78%) MCSE
24 61 (14.81%) VPN
25 60 (14.56%) PowerShell
26 59 (14.32%) SQL Server 2008
26 59 (14.32%) SQL
27 56 (13.59%) SLA
28 54 (13.11%) Hyper-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 189 (45.87%) MS Exchange
2 98 (23.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (16.75%) Skype for Business
4 42 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (7.52%) IIS
6 29 (7.04%) SharePoint
7 19 (4.61%) Office Communications Server
8 16 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (3.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (3.40%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.46%) Umbraco
12 5 (1.21%) CMS
13 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.73%) Confluence
15 2 (0.49%) JBoss
15 2 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
15 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 143 (34.71%) MS Excel
2 97 (23.54%) MS Office
3 11 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.49%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.77%) Office 365
2 15 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 114 (27.67%) SAN
2 94 (22.82%) DNS
3 74 (17.96%) DHCP
4 61 (14.81%) VPN
5 46 (11.17%) TCP/IP
6 42 (10.19%) LAN
6 42 (10.19%) WAN
7 38 (9.22%) Firewall
8 36 (8.74%) NAS
9 24 (5.83%) Internet
9 24 (5.83%) Skype
9 24 (5.83%) VoIP
10 22 (5.34%) Network Security
11 19 (4.61%) IP Telephony
12 14 (3.40%) Unified Communications
13 10 (2.43%) Telepresence
14 6 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.46%) MPLS
15 5 (1.21%) NetScaler
15 5 (1.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 59 (14.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (8.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (6.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.70%) MySQL
5 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.46%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.24%) Big Data
10 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) JIRA
1 4 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (16.02%) Finance
2 33 (8.01%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.37%) Law
3 18 (4.37%) Legal
4 17 (4.13%) Retail
5 13 (3.16%) Back Office
5 13 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.18%) Games
7 7 (1.70%) Local Government
8 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 139 (33.74%) Analyst
2 68 (16.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 66 (16.02%) IT Analyst
3 66 (16.02%) Support Analyst
4 56 (13.59%) IT Support
5 46 (11.17%) Service Analyst
5 46 (11.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 44 (10.68%) IT Support Analyst
7 34 (8.25%) Support Engineer
8 30 (7.28%) IT Engineer
9 26 (6.31%) 2nd Line Support
9 26 (6.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 26 (6.31%) Service Desk Support
10 25 (6.07%) Consultant
11 24 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
11 24 (5.83%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (5.58%) Exchange Specialist
12 23 (5.58%) Messaging Specialist
13 21 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
13 21 (5.10%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.91%) Web Services
2 7 (1.70%) XML
3 6 (1.46%) HTML
4 5 (1.21%) JSON
4 5 (1.21%) REST
4 5 (1.21%) SAML
4 5 (1.21%) SOAP
4 5 (1.21%) XSLT
5 3 (0.73%) .NET
6 2 (0.49%) J2EE
6 2 (0.49%) JRules
6 2 (0.49%) XSL
7 1 (0.24%) COM
7 1 (0.24%) CSS
7 1 (0.24%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.44%) Data Centre
2 35 (8.50%) Clustering
3 22 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.85%) Blackberry
4 20 (4.85%) e-Learning
4 20 (4.85%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.43%) PKI
7 8 (1.94%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (1.70%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (1.46%) Cybercrime
9 6 (1.46%) iPad
9 6 (1.46%) Replication
10 5 (1.21%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (0.97%) Celerra
11 4 (0.97%) CLARiiON
11 4 (0.97%) iPhone
12 3 (0.73%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.49%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 316 (76.70%) Windows
2 212 (51.46%) Windows Server
3 149 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 102 (24.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 86 (20.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 69 (16.75%) Windows 7
7 48 (11.65%) Linux
8 26 (6.31%) Windows XP
9 19 (4.61%) Windows 8
10 18 (4.37%) Unix
11 13 (3.16%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (1.94%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.70%) CentOS
14 6 (1.46%) Android
14 6 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (1.21%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.21%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.21%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.24%) SUSE
16 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (33.50%) ITIL
2 39 (9.47%) Change Management
3 34 (8.25%) Migration
4 30 (7.28%) Service Management
5 28 (6.80%) Time Management
6 27 (6.55%) Server Virtualisation
7 25 (6.07%) Problem Management
8 23 (5.58%) Project Management
9 21 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (5.10%) Load Balancing
10 19 (4.61%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (4.61%) E-Discovery
10 19 (4.61%) Service Delivery
11 17 (4.13%) ITIL V3
11 17 (4.13%) Presales
12 15 (3.64%) Change Control
13 14 (3.40%) Business Continuity
13 14 (3.40%) Mentoring
14 12 (2.91%) CRM
14 12 (2.91%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 60 (14.56%) PowerShell
2 59 (14.32%) SQL
3 11 (2.67%) Java
4 9 (2.18%) Bash Shell
5 6 (1.46%) C#
5 6 (1.46%) Python
6 5 (1.21%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.97%) Perl
8 3 (0.73%) VB
9 1 (0.24%) PHP
9 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 81 (19.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (15.78%) MCSE
3 34 (8.25%) MCITP
4 23 (5.58%) MCP
5 20 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (4.61%) Citrix Certification
7 15 (3.64%) Degree
8 14 (3.40%) MCSA
9 9 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.94%) CCA
10 8 (1.94%) CCNA
11 7 (1.70%) Security Cleared
12 5 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.73%) ISEB
13 3 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.73%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.49%) CISA
15 1 (0.24%) CCNP
15 1 (0.24%) CEH
15 1 (0.24%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.59%) SLA
2 5 (1.21%) COBIT
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 170 (41.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (13.11%) Hyper-V
3 49 (11.89%) XenApp
4 40 (9.71%) vSphere
5 28 (6.80%) XenDesktop
6 26 (6.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 26 (6.31%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (2.67%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.70%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.97%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.97%) XenServer
10 2 (0.49%) Xen
11 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.24%) KVM
11 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 53 (12.86%) SCCM
2 32 (7.77%) SCOM
3 14 (3.40%) WSUS
4 13 (3.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (2.91%) DameWare
6 10 (2.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (1.70%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (1.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (1.46%) XenMobile
10 5 (1.21%) Opsview
11 3 (0.73%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.24%) Nagios
13 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.24%) Puppet
13 1 (0.24%) ServiceCenter
13 1 (0.24%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 276 (66.99%) Microsoft
2 216 (52.43%) VMware
3 132 (32.04%) Citrix
4 96 (23.30%) Cisco
5 54 (13.11%) HP
6 31 (7.52%) NetApp
7 27 (6.55%) Avaya
8 24 (5.83%) Oracle
9 23 (5.58%) Symantec
10 14 (3.40%) 3PAR
10 14 (3.40%) Dell Compellent
11 13 (3.16%) CommVault
12 9 (2.18%) Dell
13 8 (1.94%) EMC
13 8 (1.94%) Red Hat
14 7 (1.70%) Apple
14 7 (1.70%) Civica
14 7 (1.70%) Kaspersky
14 7 (1.70%) SolarWinds
15 6 (1.46%) Sitecore
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