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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 52 35
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 282 120 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.53% 4.58% 6.50%
As % of the System Software category 56.40% 40.68% 64.11%
Number of salaries quoted 193 105 135
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
500 295 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.35% 11.26% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 342 216 217
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 419 (77.31%) Windows
2 343 (63.28%) Microsoft
3 255 (47.05%) VMware
4 241 (44.46%) MS Exchange
5 223 (41.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 220 (40.59%) MS Excel
7 193 (35.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 185 (34.13%) Citrix
9 170 (31.37%) ITIL
10 149 (27.49%) Cisco
11 148 (27.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 124 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 120 (22.14%) SQL Server
14 119 (21.96%) NetApp
15 116 (21.40%) SAN
16 109 (20.11%) MS Office
17 106 (19.56%) MCSE
18 97 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2010
19 92 (16.97%) Hyper-V
20 91 (16.79%) Linux
21 79 (14.58%) DNS
21 79 (14.58%) NAS
21 79 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
22 78 (14.39%) Windows 7
23 76 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2007
23 76 (14.02%) SharePoint
24 73 (13.47%) SLA
25 72 (13.28%) XenApp
26 70 (12.92%) MCITP
27 69 (12.73%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
1 241 (44.46%) MS Exchange
2 97 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 76 (14.02%) SharePoint
4 47 (8.67%) Lync
5 39 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 34 (6.27%) IIS
7 33 (6.09%) Office Communications Server
8 32 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (4.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (3.32%) Apache
11 15 (2.77%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.85%) IBM Notes
13 6 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.92%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (0.74%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.55%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.55%) CMS
17 1 (0.18%) Site Server
Applications
1 220 (40.59%) MS Excel
2 109 (20.11%) MS Office
3 7 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.55%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.37%) Line 500
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.72%) Office 365
2 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.55%) SaaS
3 3 (0.55%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (21.40%) SAN
2 79 (14.58%) DNS
2 79 (14.58%) NAS
3 69 (12.73%) Firewall
4 63 (11.62%) Internet
5 42 (7.75%) WAN
6 41 (7.56%) LAN
7 34 (6.27%) VPN
8 31 (5.72%) TCP/IP
8 31 (5.72%) DHCP
8 31 (5.72%) Cisco IOS
9 25 (4.61%) Unified Communications
10 18 (3.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (3.32%) WAAS
11 13 (2.40%) FTP
12 12 (2.21%) DMZ
13 10 (1.85%) Network Security
14 9 (1.66%) NetScaler
15 6 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (22.14%) SQL Server
2 60 (11.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (8.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Maven
1 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.18%) ERwin
3 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (10.52%) Finance
2 11 (2.03%) Retail
3 10 (1.85%) Legal
4 9 (1.66%) Banking
5 8 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.18%) Games
7 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 157 (28.97%) Analyst
2 74 (13.65%) Support Analyst
3 70 (12.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 59 (10.89%) Architect
5 45 (8.30%) Support Engineer
6 44 (8.12%) Infrastructure Architect
7 40 (7.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 39 (7.20%) Consultant
9 38 (7.01%) IT Support
10 33 (6.09%) Service Analyst
10 33 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support
10 33 (6.09%) Service Desk Analyst
11 28 (5.17%) Technical Support
12 27 (4.98%) Technical Analyst
13 25 (4.61%) Security Analyst
13 25 (4.61%) IT Security Analyst
14 24 (4.43%) Technical Support Analyst
14 24 (4.43%) Systems Engineer
15 20 (3.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 19 (3.51%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.40%) .NET
2 6 (1.11%) Middleware
3 5 (0.92%) WebCenter
4 4 (0.74%) Web Services
5 3 (0.55%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.37%) WPF
6 2 (0.37%) .NET Compact Framework
6 2 (0.37%) LAMP
6 2 (0.37%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.37%) Spring
7 1 (0.18%) XML
7 1 (0.18%) XSL
7 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.18%) COM
7 1 (0.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.25%) Clustering
2 44 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (6.46%) Blackberry
4 29 (5.35%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.32%) Statistics
6 15 (2.77%) iPhone
6 15 (2.77%) iPad
7 10 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (1.85%) CLARiiON
7 10 (1.85%) Celerra
8 9 (1.66%) PKI
8 9 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.48%) FlexPod
9 8 (1.48%) Replication
10 6 (1.11%) EqualLogic
11 5 (0.92%) CMDB
12 4 (0.74%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.55%) Social Media
13 3 (0.55%) PDA
13 3 (0.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 419 (77.31%) Windows
2 193 (35.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 148 (27.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 91 (16.79%) Linux
5 79 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (14.39%) Windows 7
7 47 (8.67%) UNIX
8 43 (7.93%) Windows XP
9 19 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (2.77%) Windows 8
11 9 (1.66%) Windows Vista
12 8 (1.48%) Android
12 8 (1.48%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.74%) Debian
14 2 (0.37%) CentOS
15 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (31.37%) ITIL
2 52 (9.59%) Load Balancing
3 43 (7.93%) E-Commerce
3 43 (7.93%) TOGAF
4 41 (7.56%) Technical Architecture
5 38 (7.01%) Change Control
6 30 (5.54%) Migration
7 28 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (4.98%) Change Management
9 26 (4.80%) Information Security
10 24 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 24 (4.43%) Mentoring
11 23 (4.24%) Project Management
12 22 (4.06%) Time Management
12 22 (4.06%) Incident Management
13 18 (3.32%) DevOps
14 16 (2.95%) CRM
15 15 (2.77%) Service Management
15 15 (2.77%) Problem Management
15 15 (2.77%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 60 (11.07%) SQL
2 31 (5.72%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.03%) Java
4 9 (1.66%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.29%) C#
6 4 (0.74%) C
7 3 (0.55%) Perl
7 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.37%) PHP
9 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 124 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 106 (19.56%) MCSE
3 70 (12.92%) MCITP
4 49 (9.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 44 (8.12%) Citrix Certification
6 41 (7.56%) Degree
7 40 (7.38%) CCA
8 38 (7.01%) MCSA
9 26 (4.80%) NCDA
10 24 (4.43%) CCNA
10 24 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (4.43%) MCTS
11 19 (3.51%) MCP
12 18 (3.32%) NCIE
12 18 (3.32%) VTSP
13 17 (3.14%) CCEE
14 15 (2.77%) CCEA
15 14 (2.58%) CISSP
15 14 (2.58%) Security Cleared
16 12 (2.21%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (13.47%) SLA
2 16 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (2.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.55%) QA
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) COBIT
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 223 (41.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (16.97%) Hyper-V
3 72 (13.28%) XenApp
4 61 (11.25%) VMware ESX
5 43 (7.93%) XenDesktop
6 41 (7.56%) XenServer
7 40 (7.38%) vSphere
8 20 (3.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 18 (3.32%) vCloud
10 11 (2.03%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.11%) MetaFrame
12 5 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.37%) NFS
13 2 (0.37%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.18%) Xen
14 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 57 (10.52%) SCCM
2 26 (4.80%) SCOM
3 9 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (1.66%) NetBackup
3 9 (1.66%) Backup Exec
3 9 (1.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (1.48%) WSUS
5 7 (1.29%) SCVMM
6 6 (1.11%) SCDPM
7 5 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (0.92%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.92%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.55%) Puppet
8 3 (0.55%) SCSM
8 3 (0.55%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.55%) Nessus
9 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.18%) YUM
10 1 (0.18%) Foglight
10 1 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 343 (63.28%) Microsoft
2 255 (47.05%) VMware
3 185 (34.13%) Citrix
4 149 (27.49%) Cisco
5 119 (21.96%) NetApp
6 69 (12.73%) EMC
7 62 (11.44%) HP
8 43 (7.93%) IBM
8 43 (7.93%) F5
9 34 (6.27%) CommVault
10 33 (6.09%) Symantec
11 28 (5.17%) AppSense
12 22 (4.06%) CheckPoint
13 20 (3.69%) Red Hat
14 17 (3.14%) Sage
15 15 (2.77%) Juniper
15 15 (2.77%) SolarWinds
16 14 (2.58%) Oracle
16 14 (2.58%) Dell
17 12 (2.21%) Pegasus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 22k per year + Mileage
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago