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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 215 237 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.85% 6.78% 7.47%
As % of the System Software category 58.74% 64.58% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 196 207 215
Median salary £36,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,754 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +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
366 367 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.36% 10.49% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 311 310 365
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 July 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 328 (76.81%) Windows
2 289 (67.68%) Microsoft
3 231 (54.10%) VMware
4 229 (53.63%) Windows Server
5 181 (42.39%) MS Exchange
6 178 (41.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 149 (34.89%) ITIL
8 147 (34.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 146 (34.19%) MS Excel
10 136 (31.85%) Citrix
11 122 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 117 (27.40%) SAN
13 102 (23.89%) MS Office
14 97 (22.72%) Microsoft Certification
15 94 (22.01%) Cisco
15 94 (22.01%) Windows Server 2012
16 91 (21.31%) DNS
17 90 (21.08%) Windows Server 2003
18 89 (20.84%) Exchange Server 2010
19 73 (17.10%) DHCP
19 73 (17.10%) SQL
20 71 (16.63%) MCSE
20 71 (16.63%) Finance
20 71 (16.63%) Windows 7
21 64 (14.99%) Hyper-V
22 63 (14.75%) Skype for Business
23 60 (14.05%) SLA
24 56 (13.11%) PowerShell
25 55 (12.88%) SCCM
26 53 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008

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
1 181 (42.39%) MS Exchange
2 89 (20.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (14.75%) Skype for Business
4 37 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (7.96%) IIS
6 30 (7.03%) SharePoint
7 20 (4.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 19 (4.45%) Office Communications Server
9 15 (3.51%) Tomcat
10 13 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.41%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.70%) Confluence
15 2 (0.47%) Apache
15 2 (0.47%) JBoss
15 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 146 (34.19%) MS Excel
2 102 (23.89%) MS Office
3 14 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (10.07%) Office 365
2 16 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 117 (27.40%) SAN
2 91 (21.31%) DNS
3 73 (17.10%) DHCP
4 48 (11.24%) VPN
5 46 (10.77%) LAN
5 46 (10.77%) WAN
6 43 (10.07%) Firewall
6 43 (10.07%) TCP/IP
7 37 (8.67%) NAS
8 28 (6.56%) Internet
9 24 (5.62%) Skype
10 22 (5.15%) VoIP
11 20 (4.68%) IP Telephony
12 18 (4.22%) Network Security
13 10 (2.34%) Unified Communications
14 8 (1.87%) MPLS
15 7 (1.64%) Telepresence
16 6 (1.41%) NetScaler
16 6 (1.41%) VLAN
17 4 (0.94%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (8.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.81%) MySQL
6 7 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.41%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.47%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.23%) Big Data
11 1 (0.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (0.94%) JIRA
1 4 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.70%) JMeter
General
1 71 (16.63%) Finance
2 30 (7.03%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.92%) Legal
4 17 (3.98%) Law
4 17 (3.98%) Retail
5 13 (3.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.81%) Back Office
7 9 (2.11%) Games
8 8 (1.87%) Local Government
9 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 148 (34.66%) Analyst
2 82 (19.20%) Support Analyst
3 69 (16.16%) IT Analyst
4 65 (15.22%) IT Support
5 64 (14.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 51 (11.94%) IT Support Analyst
7 45 (10.54%) Service Analyst
7 45 (10.54%) Service Desk Analyst
8 39 (9.13%) Support Engineer
9 33 (7.73%) 2nd Line Support
10 30 (7.03%) 3rd Line Support
11 26 (6.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 26 (6.09%) Consultant
12 25 (5.85%) Senior Analyst
13 24 (5.62%) Exchange Specialist
13 24 (5.62%) Exchange Support
13 24 (5.62%) IT Engineer
13 24 (5.62%) Messaging Specialist
13 24 (5.62%) Service Desk Support
14 22 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.11%) Web Services
2 7 (1.64%) XML
3 6 (1.41%) HTML
4 5 (1.17%) JSON
4 5 (1.17%) REST
4 5 (1.17%) SAML
4 5 (1.17%) SOAP
4 5 (1.17%) XSLT
5 3 (0.70%) .NET
6 2 (0.47%) ADSI
6 2 (0.47%) J2EE
6 2 (0.47%) JRules
6 2 (0.47%) XSL
7 1 (0.23%) COM
7 1 (0.23%) CSS
7 1 (0.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.60%) Data Centre
2 37 (8.67%) Clustering
3 23 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.68%) e-Learning
5 19 (4.45%) Blackberry
6 16 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.34%) PKI
9 8 (1.87%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (1.41%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.41%) iPad
11 5 (1.17%) Cybercrime
11 5 (1.17%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (1.17%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (0.94%) Celerra
12 4 (0.94%) CLARiiON
12 4 (0.94%) iPhone
12 4 (0.94%) Replication
13 2 (0.47%) SCADA
13 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 328 (76.81%) Windows
2 229 (53.63%) Windows Server
3 147 (34.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (22.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 90 (21.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 71 (16.63%) Windows 7
7 45 (10.54%) Linux
8 24 (5.62%) Windows XP
9 19 (4.45%) Windows 8
10 16 (3.75%) Unix
11 13 (3.04%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.87%) Windows Vista
14 7 (1.64%) CentOS
14 7 (1.64%) Windows 10
15 6 (1.41%) Android
16 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.17%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.70%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (34.89%) ITIL
2 37 (8.67%) Change Management
3 34 (7.96%) Migration
4 30 (7.03%) Problem Management
4 30 (7.03%) Time Management
5 27 (6.32%) Service Management
6 26 (6.09%) Server Virtualisation
7 23 (5.39%) Project Management
8 22 (5.15%) ITIL V3
9 20 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (4.45%) E-Discovery
11 18 (4.22%) Load Balancing
12 17 (3.98%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (3.98%) Presales
12 17 (3.98%) Service Delivery
13 16 (3.75%) CRM
13 16 (3.75%) Mentoring
14 14 (3.28%) Business Continuity
15 13 (3.04%) Change Control
15 13 (3.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (17.10%) SQL
2 56 (13.11%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.51%) Java
4 9 (2.11%) C#
4 9 (2.11%) Python
5 6 (1.41%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.17%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.70%) Ruby
7 3 (0.70%) VB
8 1 (0.23%) Perl
8 1 (0.23%) PHP
8 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 97 (22.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (16.63%) MCSE
3 36 (8.43%) MCITP
4 25 (5.85%) MCP
5 21 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (3.98%) MCSA
7 16 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (3.51%) Degree
9 11 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.87%) CCA
11 8 (1.87%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.41%) CCNA
13 3 (0.70%) ISEB
13 3 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.47%) CISA
14 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.23%) CCNP
15 1 (0.23%) CEH
15 1 (0.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (14.05%) SLA
2 4 (0.94%) COBIT
2 4 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 178 (41.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (14.99%) Hyper-V
3 53 (12.41%) XenApp
4 39 (9.13%) vSphere
5 35 (8.20%) XenDesktop
6 29 (6.79%) Virtual Servers
7 28 (6.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (1.87%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.64%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.17%) VMware Server
10 5 (1.17%) XenServer
11 4 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.94%) Xen
12 2 (0.47%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.23%) KVM
13 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 55 (12.88%) SCCM
2 37 (8.67%) SCOM
3 14 (3.28%) WSUS
4 12 (2.81%) DameWare
5 11 (2.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 9 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (1.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 7 (1.64%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.94%) Opsview
10 3 (0.70%) OpenView
10 3 (0.70%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.47%) Nagios
11 2 (0.47%) SmoothWall
11 2 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.47%) WhatsUp Gold
12 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 289 (67.68%) Microsoft
2 231 (54.10%) VMware
3 136 (31.85%) Citrix
4 94 (22.01%) Cisco
5 53 (12.41%) HP
6 29 (6.79%) Avaya
6 29 (6.79%) Oracle
7 26 (6.09%) NetApp
8 17 (3.98%) 3PAR
9 16 (3.75%) Symantec
10 12 (2.81%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.58%) Dell Compellent
12 10 (2.34%) Apple
12 10 (2.34%) CommVault
13 8 (1.87%) Civica
13 8 (1.87%) Dell
13 8 (1.87%) EMC
13 8 (1.87%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.64%) Kaspersky
15 6 (1.41%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £2000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38500.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £20,000 - £38,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Competetive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 25000-30000 Per Annum + Car Allowance / Car
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 25 days ago