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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 223 241 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 8.50% 6.79% 8.66%
As % of the System Software category 63.53% 56.97% 59.18%
Number of salaries quoted 210 211 222
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
351 423 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.39% 11.92% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 319 356 385
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 26 September 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 369 (83.48%) Windows
2 295 (66.74%) Microsoft
3 250 (56.56%) VMware
4 247 (55.88%) Windows Server
5 186 (42.08%) MS Exchange
6 176 (39.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 163 (36.88%) ITIL
8 155 (35.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 139 (31.45%) SQL Server
10 138 (31.22%) Citrix
11 134 (30.32%) MS Excel
12 113 (25.57%) SAN
12 113 (25.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 112 (25.34%) Cisco
14 110 (24.89%) MS Office
15 105 (23.76%) Windows 7
16 103 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
17 98 (22.17%) DNS
18 86 (19.46%) SQL
19 83 (18.78%) Windows Server 2003
20 81 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
21 78 (17.65%) Hyper-V
22 77 (17.42%) DHCP
23 68 (15.38%) XenApp
24 66 (14.93%) Finance
25 63 (14.25%) Firewall
25 63 (14.25%) Office 365
26 61 (13.80%) PowerShell
27 58 (13.12%) SLA
28 57 (12.90%) LAN

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
1 186 (42.08%) MS Exchange
2 81 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (8.37%) SharePoint
4 35 (7.92%) IIS
5 32 (7.24%) Skype for Business
6 26 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (2.71%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.13%) Apache
12 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.68%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.45%) Confluence
13 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 134 (30.32%) MS Excel
2 110 (24.89%) MS Office
3 11 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (14.25%) Office 365
2 22 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (1.36%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (25.57%) SAN
2 98 (22.17%) DNS
3 77 (17.42%) DHCP
4 63 (14.25%) Firewall
5 57 (12.90%) LAN
6 54 (12.22%) WAN
7 52 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 46 (10.41%) VPN
9 30 (6.79%) Internet
10 25 (5.66%) IP Telephony
11 24 (5.43%) VoIP
12 18 (4.07%) NAS
13 17 (3.85%) Skype
13 17 (3.85%) VLAN
14 16 (3.62%) MPLS
15 15 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
16 7 (1.58%) ADSL
16 7 (1.58%) EIGRP
16 7 (1.58%) OSPF
17 6 (1.36%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (31.45%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (9.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (3.62%) MySQL
6 5 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.13%) MariaDB
7 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.23%) Big Data
8 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (2.04%) JMeter
2 4 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 66 (14.93%) Finance
2 23 (5.20%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.07%) Legal
4 13 (2.94%) Games
5 9 (2.04%) Local Government
6 8 (1.81%) Back Office
7 6 (1.36%) Law
8 5 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.68%) Marketing
10 2 (0.45%) Retail
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 166 (37.56%) Analyst
2 93 (21.04%) Support Analyst
3 80 (18.10%) IT Analyst
4 71 (16.06%) IT Support
5 63 (14.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 63 (14.25%) IT Support Analyst
6 55 (12.44%) Service Desk Analyst
6 55 (12.44%) Support Engineer
7 54 (12.22%) Service Analyst
8 48 (10.86%) Windows Engineer
9 47 (10.63%) 2nd Line Support
10 39 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 32 (7.24%) VMware Engineer
12 29 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
13 28 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
13 28 (6.33%) Windows Support Engineer
14 23 (5.20%) Administrator
14 23 (5.20%) Service Desk Support
14 23 (5.20%) Team Leader
15 22 (4.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.26%) HTML
2 9 (2.04%) Web Services
3 7 (1.58%) XML
4 5 (1.13%) JSON
4 5 (1.13%) REST
4 5 (1.13%) SAML
4 5 (1.13%) SOAP
4 5 (1.13%) XSLT
5 4 (0.90%) .NET
6 3 (0.68%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.45%) ADSI
7 2 (0.45%) LAMP
7 2 (0.45%) XSL
8 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.23%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (0.23%) COM
8 1 (0.23%) CSS
8 1 (0.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.60%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.79%) Clustering
3 20 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.30%) Blackberry
5 16 (3.62%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.26%) iPad
7 9 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (1.81%) e-Learning
8 8 (1.81%) PKI
9 7 (1.58%) Celerra
9 7 (1.58%) CLARiiON
9 7 (1.58%) iPhone
10 6 (1.36%) IVR
10 6 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (1.13%) Replication
12 3 (0.68%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.68%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.45%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 369 (83.48%) Windows
2 247 (55.88%) Windows Server
3 155 (35.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 113 (25.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (23.76%) Windows 7
6 83 (18.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 50 (11.31%) Linux
8 23 (5.20%) Windows 8
8 23 (5.20%) Windows XP
9 14 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (3.17%) Unix
10 13 (2.94%) Windows 10
11 7 (1.58%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.36%) Android
12 6 (1.36%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.13%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.13%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (36.88%) ITIL
2 37 (8.37%) Service Management
3 31 (7.01%) Server Virtualisation
3 31 (7.01%) Time Management
4 25 (5.66%) Change Management
4 25 (5.66%) Mentoring
4 25 (5.66%) Project Management
5 24 (5.43%) ITIL V3
6 22 (4.98%) Migration
7 21 (4.75%) Problem Management
8 20 (4.52%) Business Continuity
9 19 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (4.30%) Load Balancing
10 18 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (3.62%) Service Delivery
12 15 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (3.17%) Change Control
13 14 (3.17%) CRM
14 12 (2.71%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 86 (19.46%) SQL
2 61 (13.80%) PowerShell
3 21 (4.75%) Java
4 15 (3.39%) C#
5 10 (2.26%) Python
6 9 (2.04%) Ruby
7 7 (1.58%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.58%) Perl
8 6 (1.36%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.68%) C
10 1 (0.23%) PHP
10 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 103 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (11.09%) MCSE
3 41 (9.28%) MCSA
4 24 (5.43%) Degree
5 22 (4.98%) MCITP
6 20 (4.52%) Citrix Certification
6 20 (4.52%) MCP
7 18 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (3.17%) CCNA
9 12 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.49%) Security Cleared
11 10 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.81%) CCNP
13 6 (1.36%) MCDST
14 5 (1.13%) CCA
14 5 (1.13%) SC Cleared
15 4 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 2 (0.45%) ISEB
17 1 (0.23%) CISSP
17 1 (0.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (13.12%) SLA
2 16 (3.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 176 (39.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 68 (15.38%) XenApp
4 48 (10.86%) XenDesktop
5 45 (10.18%) vSphere
6 19 (4.30%) Virtual Servers
7 18 (4.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (2.04%) Terminal Server
10 8 (1.81%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.13%) GlusterFS
11 5 (1.13%) VMware Server
11 5 (1.13%) XenServer
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.68%) Xen
13 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 49 (11.09%) SCCM
2 38 (8.60%) SCOM
3 11 (2.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 11 (2.49%) WSUS
4 10 (2.26%) DameWare
5 8 (1.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 8 (1.81%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (1.13%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.68%) OpenView
9 2 (0.45%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.45%) Nagios
9 2 (0.45%) Opsview
9 2 (0.45%) SmoothWall
9 2 (0.45%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (0.45%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.23%) Puppet
10 1 (0.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 295 (66.74%) Microsoft
2 250 (56.56%) VMware
3 138 (31.22%) Citrix
4 112 (25.34%) Cisco
5 45 (10.18%) Avaya
6 41 (9.28%) HP
7 34 (7.69%) NetApp
8 30 (6.79%) Oracle
9 16 (3.62%) 3PAR
9 16 (3.62%) Red Hat
10 11 (2.49%) Dell
11 10 (2.26%) CommVault
11 10 (2.26%) EMC
11 10 (2.26%) Symantec
12 9 (2.04%) Apple
12 9 (2.04%) Civica
12 9 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
12 9 (2.04%) F5
12 9 (2.04%) Riverbed
13 8 (1.81%) Kaspersky
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Publish Interactive
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum Subsidised lunches, private healthca
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Salary: Salary to match applicant.
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Telefonica
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 26 days ago