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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 229 220 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 8.40% 6.39% 8.38%
As % of the System Software category 62.57% 59.95% 59.70%
Number of salaries quoted 211 199 224
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 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
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
366 367 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.43% 10.67% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 327 320 365
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £60,000
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 29 August 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 359 (82.15%) Windows
2 291 (66.59%) Microsoft
3 240 (54.92%) VMware
4 239 (54.69%) Windows Server
5 179 (40.96%) MS Exchange
6 174 (39.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 169 (38.67%) ITIL
8 159 (36.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 146 (33.41%) MS Excel
10 140 (32.04%) Citrix
11 132 (30.21%) SQL Server
12 117 (26.77%) MS Office
12 117 (26.77%) SAN
13 108 (24.71%) Cisco
14 105 (24.03%) Windows Server 2012
15 102 (23.34%) Microsoft Certification
16 101 (23.11%) DNS
17 99 (22.65%) Windows 7
18 91 (20.82%) Windows Server 2003
19 83 (18.99%) DHCP
19 83 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
20 82 (18.76%) SQL
21 72 (16.48%) Finance
22 71 (16.25%) Hyper-V
23 64 (14.65%) XenApp
23 64 (14.65%) MCSE
24 61 (13.96%) SLA
25 57 (13.04%) PowerShell
26 56 (12.81%) SQL Server 2008
26 56 (12.81%) Firewall

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
1 179 (40.96%) MS Exchange
2 83 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (9.38%) Skype for Business
4 34 (7.78%) SharePoint
5 33 (7.55%) IIS
6 24 (5.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 23 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (2.97%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.83%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.14%) Apache
13 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.92%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.69%) Confluence
14 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 146 (33.41%) MS Excel
2 117 (26.77%) MS Office
3 14 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (12.13%) Office 365
2 16 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (0.92%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (26.77%) SAN
2 101 (23.11%) DNS
3 83 (18.99%) DHCP
4 56 (12.81%) Firewall
5 51 (11.67%) TCP/IP
6 49 (11.21%) LAN
7 48 (10.98%) WAN
8 46 (10.53%) VPN
9 31 (7.09%) Internet
10 26 (5.95%) IP Telephony
11 25 (5.72%) NAS
12 23 (5.26%) VoIP
13 17 (3.89%) Skype
14 15 (3.43%) MPLS
15 13 (2.97%) VLAN
16 11 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
17 8 (1.83%) Network Security
18 6 (1.37%) NetScaler
19 5 (1.14%) OSPF
19 5 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (30.21%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (3.89%) MySQL
5 16 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.14%) MariaDB
6 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.23%) Big Data
9 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (1.37%) JMeter
2 4 (0.92%) JIRA
2 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (16.48%) Finance
2 29 (6.64%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.26%) Legal
4 14 (3.20%) Law
5 11 (2.52%) Retail
6 10 (2.29%) Back Office
6 10 (2.29%) Games
7 9 (2.06%) Local Government
8 7 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 166 (37.99%) Analyst
2 91 (20.82%) Support Analyst
3 81 (18.54%) IT Analyst
4 71 (16.25%) IT Support
5 63 (14.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 60 (13.73%) IT Support Analyst
7 55 (12.59%) Service Desk Analyst
8 54 (12.36%) Service Analyst
9 45 (10.30%) Support Engineer
10 44 (10.07%) 2nd Line Support
11 31 (7.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 31 (7.09%) Senior Analyst
11 31 (7.09%) Windows Engineer
12 25 (5.72%) 3rd Line Support
12 25 (5.72%) Service Desk Support
13 23 (5.26%) Administrator
13 23 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
14 22 (5.03%) Applications Support
14 22 (5.03%) Team Leader
15 21 (4.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.29%) HTML
2 9 (2.06%) Web Services
3 7 (1.60%) XML
4 5 (1.14%) JSON
4 5 (1.14%) REST
4 5 (1.14%) SAML
4 5 (1.14%) SOAP
4 5 (1.14%) XSLT
5 4 (0.92%) .NET
6 2 (0.46%) ADSI
6 2 (0.46%) XSL
7 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.23%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.23%) COM
7 1 (0.23%) CSS
7 1 (0.23%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.23%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.23%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.55%) Clustering
3 20 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.12%) Blackberry
5 11 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.29%) e-Learning
6 10 (2.29%) PKI
7 9 (2.06%) iPad
7 9 (2.06%) Performance Metrics
7 9 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.37%) Celerra
8 6 (1.37%) CLARiiON
8 6 (1.37%) iPhone
9 5 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (1.14%) Replication
10 4 (0.92%) Cybercrime
10 4 (0.92%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (0.92%) IVR
10 4 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (0.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 359 (82.15%) Windows
2 239 (54.69%) Windows Server
3 159 (36.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 105 (24.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 99 (22.65%) Windows 7
6 91 (20.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (9.84%) Linux
8 26 (5.95%) Windows 8
9 24 (5.49%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.52%) Windows 10
11 10 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (2.29%) Unix
12 7 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (1.60%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.37%) Android
13 6 (1.37%) CentOS
13 6 (1.37%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.14%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (38.67%) ITIL
2 40 (9.15%) Service Management
3 31 (7.09%) Server Virtualisation
3 31 (7.09%) Time Management
4 30 (6.86%) Change Management
5 28 (6.41%) ITIL V3
6 27 (6.18%) Project Management
7 25 (5.72%) Problem Management
8 24 (5.49%) Migration
9 23 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 19 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 19 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 18 (4.12%) CRM
12 16 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (3.20%) Load Balancing
15 13 (2.97%) Trend Analysis
16 12 (2.75%) Change Control
16 12 (2.75%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 82 (18.76%) SQL
2 57 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.12%) Java
4 12 (2.75%) C#
5 11 (2.52%) Python
6 6 (1.37%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.37%) Ruby
7 3 (0.69%) C
8 2 (0.46%) Perl
8 2 (0.46%) VB
9 1 (0.23%) PHP
9 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 102 (23.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (14.65%) MCSE
3 32 (7.32%) MCITP
4 31 (7.09%) MCSA
5 24 (5.49%) MCP
6 22 (5.03%) Citrix Certification
7 16 (3.66%) Degree
8 15 (3.43%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (2.29%) CCNA
12 8 (1.83%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.60%) CCA
14 4 (0.92%) CCNP
14 4 (0.92%) MCDST
15 3 (0.69%) ISEB
16 2 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
17 1 (0.23%) CISMP
17 1 (0.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (13.96%) SLA
2 10 (2.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 174 (39.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (16.25%) Hyper-V
3 64 (14.65%) XenApp
4 47 (10.76%) XenDesktop
5 44 (10.07%) vSphere
6 22 (5.03%) Virtual Servers
7 21 (4.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 9 (2.06%) Terminal Server
9 8 (1.83%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.37%) VMware Server
11 5 (1.14%) GlusterFS
11 5 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (1.14%) XenServer
12 4 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.69%) Xen
14 1 (0.23%) KVM
14 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 53 (12.13%) SCCM
2 32 (7.32%) SCOM
3 14 (3.20%) WSUS
4 13 (2.97%) DameWare
5 11 (2.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (1.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.14%) Backup Exec
8 5 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.69%) OpenView
9 3 (0.69%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.46%) Nagios
10 2 (0.46%) Opsview
10 2 (0.46%) SmoothWall
10 2 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 291 (66.59%) Microsoft
2 240 (54.92%) VMware
3 140 (32.04%) Citrix
4 108 (24.71%) Cisco
5 46 (10.53%) HP
6 40 (9.15%) Avaya
7 30 (6.86%) NetApp
8 29 (6.64%) Oracle
9 18 (4.12%) 3PAR
10 12 (2.75%) Red Hat
10 12 (2.75%) Symantec
11 10 (2.29%) Dell
11 10 (2.29%) EMC
12 9 (2.06%) Apple
12 9 (2.06%) Civica
13 8 (1.83%) CommVault
13 8 (1.83%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.60%) Dell Compellent
15 6 (1.37%) Kaspersky
16 5 (1.14%) arcserve
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Car
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago