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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 213 268 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.72% 7.71% 5.65%
As % of the System Software category 54.48% 68.72% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 181 220 190
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
391 390 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.33% 11.22% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 298 306 333
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 326 (82.74%) Windows
2 275 (69.80%) Microsoft
3 206 (52.28%) VMware
4 193 (48.98%) MS Exchange
5 187 (47.46%) Windows Server
6 164 (41.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 157 (39.85%) MS Excel
8 142 (36.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 132 (33.50%) ITIL
10 120 (30.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 113 (28.68%) Citrix
12 104 (26.40%) SQL Server
12 104 (26.40%) Cisco
13 102 (25.89%) SAN
14 101 (25.63%) MS Office
15 99 (25.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 90 (22.84%) DNS
17 83 (21.07%) VPN
18 79 (20.05%) Microsoft Certification
19 77 (19.54%) Windows Server 2003
20 70 (17.77%) DHCP
20 70 (17.77%) Skype for Business
21 69 (17.51%) Exchange Server 2013
22 66 (16.75%) Windows 7
23 64 (16.24%) SQL
24 63 (15.99%) HP
25 62 (15.74%) Finance
26 61 (15.48%) SLA
26 61 (15.48%) PowerShell
27 56 (14.21%) 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
1 193 (48.98%) MS Exchange
2 120 (30.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (17.77%) Skype for Business
4 69 (17.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (6.09%) SharePoint
6 23 (5.84%) IIS
7 21 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (4.82%) Office Communications Server
9 17 (4.31%) Tomcat
10 9 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.52%) CMS
12 6 (1.52%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.51%) JBoss
13 2 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 157 (39.85%) MS Excel
2 101 (25.63%) MS Office
3 8 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.02%) Sage 50
3 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.35%) Office 365
2 12 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 102 (25.89%) SAN
2 90 (22.84%) DNS
3 83 (21.07%) VPN
4 70 (17.77%) DHCP
5 52 (13.20%) TCP/IP
6 37 (9.39%) Firewall
7 35 (8.88%) NAS
8 34 (8.63%) Network Security
9 33 (8.38%) LAN
10 32 (8.12%) VoIP
11 29 (7.36%) WAN
12 23 (5.84%) Unified Communications
13 15 (3.81%) Internet
13 15 (3.81%) IP Telephony
13 15 (3.81%) Telepresence
14 14 (3.55%) Skype
15 11 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (2.79%) Wireless
16 8 (2.03%) MPLS
17 6 (1.52%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 52 (13.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (8.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (5.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.27%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.27%) MySQL
8 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.25%) MS Access
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) JIRA
1 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (15.74%) Finance
2 37 (9.39%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.84%) Law
4 19 (4.82%) Retail
5 14 (3.55%) Legal
6 13 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (3.05%) Back Office
8 10 (2.54%) Local Government
9 2 (0.51%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 143 (36.29%) Analyst
2 80 (20.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 66 (16.75%) Support Analyst
4 56 (14.21%) IT Analyst
5 47 (11.93%) Service Analyst
5 47 (11.93%) Service Desk Analyst
6 46 (11.68%) IT Engineer
7 41 (10.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (10.41%) IT Support
8 31 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
8 31 (7.87%) IT Support Analyst
9 27 (6.85%) Service Desk Support
10 26 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 25 (6.35%) Consultant
12 23 (5.84%) Exchange Specialist
12 23 (5.84%) Messaging Specialist
13 20 (5.08%) Service Desk Support Analyst
13 20 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
13 20 (5.08%) Technical Engineer
14 19 (4.82%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.03%) Web Services
2 4 (1.02%) .NET
3 2 (0.51%) CSS
3 2 (0.51%) HTML
3 2 (0.51%) J2EE
3 2 (0.51%) JRules
3 2 (0.51%) XML
3 2 (0.51%) XSL
4 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.25%) COM
4 1 (0.25%) WCF
4 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.90%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.12%) Clustering
3 25 (6.35%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (5.08%) e-Learning
5 19 (4.82%) Blackberry
6 14 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.79%) PKI
8 10 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.54%) Performance Metrics
9 9 (2.28%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.52%) Cybercrime
11 5 (1.27%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.27%) iPad
11 5 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (1.27%) User Experience
12 4 (1.02%) Replication
13 3 (0.76%) Celerra
13 3 (0.76%) CLARiiON
13 3 (0.76%) iPhone
14 2 (0.51%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 326 (82.74%) Windows
2 187 (47.46%) Windows Server
3 142 (36.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 99 (25.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (19.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 66 (16.75%) Windows 7
7 55 (13.96%) Linux
8 25 (6.35%) Windows XP
9 21 (5.33%) Windows 8
10 18 (4.57%) Unix
11 13 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.27%) CentOS
13 4 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.02%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.02%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.76%) SUSE
15 1 (0.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (33.50%) ITIL
2 41 (10.41%) Service Management
3 32 (8.12%) Load Balancing
3 32 (8.12%) Migration
4 31 (7.87%) Change Management
5 30 (7.61%) Problem Management
6 26 (6.60%) Time Management
7 25 (6.35%) Presales
7 25 (6.35%) Project Management
8 22 (5.58%) Change Control
8 22 (5.58%) Service Delivery
9 19 (4.82%) E-Discovery
9 19 (4.82%) ITIL V3
9 19 (4.82%) ITSM
10 18 (4.57%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (4.31%) Mentoring
11 17 (4.31%) Server Virtualisation
12 16 (4.06%) PRINCE2
13 14 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (3.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 64 (16.24%) SQL
2 61 (15.48%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.55%) Java
4 11 (2.79%) Bash Shell
5 6 (1.52%) Perl
6 5 (1.27%) Python
7 3 (0.76%) VB
8 2 (0.51%) C#
9 1 (0.25%) PHP
9 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (20.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (13.96%) MCSE
3 37 (9.39%) MCITP
4 32 (8.12%) MCP
5 16 (4.06%) CCNA
5 16 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.81%) Degree
7 13 (3.30%) MCSA
8 12 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.28%) CCA
11 5 (1.27%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.02%) CCDA
12 4 (1.02%) CCIE
12 4 (1.02%) CCNP
12 4 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.76%) MCDST
13 3 (0.76%) MOS
14 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (15.48%) SLA
2 8 (2.03%) COBIT
3 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 164 (41.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (14.21%) Hyper-V
3 29 (7.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 26 (6.60%) vSphere
5 22 (5.58%) XenApp
6 11 (2.79%) VMware ESX
7 10 (2.54%) Terminal Server
8 9 (2.28%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.76%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.76%) XenServer
11 2 (0.51%) Xen
12 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 43 (10.91%) SCCM
2 22 (5.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (4.06%) SCOM
4 15 (3.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 11 (2.79%) DameWare
6 9 (2.28%) WSUS
7 8 (2.03%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.78%) XenMobile
9 5 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.02%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.02%) Opsview
11 3 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 1 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 275 (69.80%) Microsoft
2 206 (52.28%) VMware
3 113 (28.68%) Citrix
4 104 (26.40%) Cisco
5 63 (15.99%) HP
6 29 (7.36%) Symantec
7 25 (6.35%) NetApp
8 24 (6.09%) Oracle
9 17 (4.31%) Avaya
10 16 (4.06%) Dell Compellent
11 15 (3.81%) CommVault
12 13 (3.30%) 3PAR
13 10 (2.54%) Civica
14 8 (2.03%) Dell
15 6 (1.52%) Sitecore
16 5 (1.27%) ArcSight
16 5 (1.27%) CA
16 5 (1.27%) EMC
16 5 (1.27%) Mitel
16 5 (1.27%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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