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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 211 179 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 8.10% 5.53% 7.43%
As % of the System Software category 59.27% 52.19% 59.85%
Number of salaries quoted 183 162 184
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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
356 343 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.67% 10.60% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 303 306 333
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 24 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 385 (89.74%) Windows
2 274 (63.87%) Microsoft
3 269 (62.70%) Windows Server
4 259 (60.37%) VMware
5 214 (49.88%) MS Exchange
6 170 (39.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 147 (34.27%) SQL Server
8 139 (32.40%) Cisco
9 136 (31.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 128 (29.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 125 (29.14%) ITIL
12 119 (27.74%) DNS
13 113 (26.34%) Citrix
13 113 (26.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 107 (24.94%) SAN
14 107 (24.94%) MS Excel
15 104 (24.24%) Windows 7
16 91 (21.21%) DHCP
17 84 (19.58%) Exchange Server 2010
18 83 (19.35%) MS Office
18 83 (19.35%) Firewall
19 78 (18.18%) LAN
20 77 (17.95%) Hyper-V
21 75 (17.48%) WAN
22 71 (16.55%) Office 365
23 68 (15.85%) SQL
24 61 (14.22%) SharePoint
24 61 (14.22%) XenApp
25 58 (13.52%) Data Centre
25 58 (13.52%) Linux

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
1 214 (49.88%) MS Exchange
2 84 (19.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (14.22%) SharePoint
4 49 (11.42%) IIS
5 27 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (4.66%) Skype for Business
8 11 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (2.10%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.40%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.70%) Apache
13 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.23%) CMS
14 1 (0.23%) Confluence
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 107 (24.94%) MS Excel
2 83 (19.35%) MS Office
3 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 71 (16.55%) Office 365
2 44 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.86%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 119 (27.74%) DNS
2 107 (24.94%) SAN
3 91 (21.21%) DHCP
4 83 (19.35%) Firewall
5 78 (18.18%) LAN
6 75 (17.48%) WAN
7 48 (11.19%) TCP/IP
8 42 (9.79%) VPN
9 36 (8.39%) VoIP
10 28 (6.53%) Remote Desktop
11 25 (5.83%) NAS
12 24 (5.59%) MPLS
13 22 (5.13%) Internet
13 22 (5.13%) VLAN
14 12 (2.80%) IP Telephony
15 11 (2.56%) ISDN
16 10 (2.33%) LDAP
16 10 (2.33%) Software-Defined Networking
17 8 (1.86%) ADSL
17 8 (1.86%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (34.27%) SQL Server
2 47 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (3.50%) MySQL
6 9 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (2.10%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.10%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.70%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.70%) QlikView
10 3 (0.70%) SSDT
11 2 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.23%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.80%) JMeter
2 9 (2.10%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (11.19%) Finance
2 32 (7.46%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.73%) Games
4 13 (3.03%) Law
5 12 (2.80%) Advertising
6 11 (2.56%) Legal
7 8 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.40%) Marketing
9 3 (0.70%) Back Office
10 2 (0.47%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 144 (33.57%) Analyst
2 79 (18.41%) Windows Engineer
3 76 (17.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 76 (17.72%) Support Analyst
4 74 (17.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 69 (16.08%) Support Engineer
6 54 (12.59%) IT Support
6 54 (12.59%) VMware Engineer
7 52 (12.12%) IT Analyst
8 45 (10.49%) Service Desk Analyst
9 43 (10.02%) Service Analyst
10 41 (9.56%) IT Support Analyst
11 40 (9.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 36 (8.39%) Windows Support Engineer
13 35 (8.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 35 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 33 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 30 (6.99%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 29 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 29 (6.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.10%) Web Services
2 6 (1.40%) .NET
3 4 (0.93%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.93%) HTML
4 3 (0.70%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.47%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.47%) LAMP
6 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.23%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.23%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (0.23%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.23%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.52%) Data Centre
2 41 (9.56%) Clustering
3 18 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.80%) iPad
6 10 (2.33%) PKI
7 9 (2.10%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.10%) Replication
8 8 (1.86%) iPhone
8 8 (1.86%) IVR
9 7 (1.63%) Celerra
9 7 (1.63%) CLARiiON
10 6 (1.40%) HP StoreVirtual
11 5 (1.17%) NHS
12 4 (0.93%) CMDB
13 3 (0.70%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
14 2 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 385 (89.74%) Windows
2 269 (62.70%) Windows Server
3 136 (31.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 128 (29.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 104 (24.24%) Windows 7
6 58 (13.52%) Linux
7 57 (13.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (4.90%) Unix
9 20 (4.66%) Windows 10
9 20 (4.66%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.26%) Windows XP
11 12 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.17%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.70%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (29.14%) ITIL
2 49 (11.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (9.56%) Service Management
4 36 (8.39%) Time Management
5 33 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 26 (6.06%) Change Management
7 22 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (4.90%) High Availability
8 21 (4.90%) Server Building
9 20 (4.66%) Mentoring
9 20 (4.66%) Service Delivery
10 17 (3.96%) ITIL V3
10 17 (3.96%) Project Management
11 16 (3.73%) Business Continuity
11 16 (3.73%) Presales
12 15 (3.50%) Change Control
12 15 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (3.50%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (3.50%) Server Virtualisation
13 14 (3.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (15.85%) SQL
2 54 (12.59%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.96%) C#
4 16 (3.73%) Java
5 12 (2.80%) Python
5 12 (2.80%) Ruby
6 10 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 10 (2.33%) Perl
7 5 (1.17%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.93%) VBScript
9 3 (0.70%) C
10 1 (0.23%) VB
10 1 (0.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 113 (26.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (13.29%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (12.82%) MCSA
4 46 (10.72%) CCNA
4 46 (10.72%) MCSE
5 26 (6.06%) CCNP
6 20 (4.66%) Degree
7 19 (4.43%) Citrix Certification
8 18 (4.20%) MCITP
9 15 (3.50%) CCA
9 15 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (2.80%) MCP
11 11 (2.56%) CCIE
12 9 (2.10%) MCDST
13 8 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.86%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.40%) SC Cleared
15 5 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (0.70%) MCDBA
17 1 (0.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.49%) SLA
2 24 (5.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 170 (39.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 61 (14.22%) XenApp
4 40 (9.32%) vSphere
5 31 (7.23%) XenDesktop
6 21 (4.90%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (3.73%) VMware ESX
8 9 (2.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 9 (2.10%) XenServer
9 8 (1.86%) OpenSIPS
10 6 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.70%) GlusterFS
11 3 (0.70%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.47%) Firmware
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.47%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (12.59%) SCCM
2 51 (11.89%) SCOM
3 22 (5.13%) WSUS
4 10 (2.33%) Puppet
5 6 (1.40%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.17%) DameWare
6 5 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.70%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.47%) OpenView
8 2 (0.47%) Opsview
8 2 (0.47%) OVSD
8 2 (0.47%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.23%) vMotion
9 1 (0.23%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 274 (63.87%) Microsoft
2 259 (60.37%) VMware
3 139 (32.40%) Cisco
4 113 (26.34%) Citrix
5 43 (10.02%) HP
6 42 (9.79%) Avaya
7 35 (8.16%) NetApp
8 29 (6.76%) F5
9 25 (5.83%) Oracle
10 23 (5.36%) Veeam
11 16 (3.73%) Dell Compellent
12 15 (3.50%) EMC
13 14 (3.26%) Dell
14 13 (3.03%) Juniper
15 12 (2.80%) CommVault
15 12 (2.80%) Red Hat
16 11 (2.56%) Brocade
17 10 (2.33%) 3PAR
17 10 (2.33%) Infoblox
17 10 (2.33%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16200 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + pension + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Salary: Salary to match applicant.
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits + TOP 10
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 14 days ago