The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 255 112 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.02% 4.40% 7.02%
As % of the System Software category 52.80% 44.44% 70.61%
Number of salaries quoted 208 99 122
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
483 252 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.30% 9.91% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 355 205 165
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Active Directory
West Yorkshire

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 11 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 359 (80.31%) Windows
2 281 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 201 (44.97%) MS Exchange
4 176 (39.37%) MS Excel
5 172 (38.48%) VMware
6 170 (38.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 149 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 134 (29.98%) Citrix
9 126 (28.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 122 (27.29%) ITIL
11 117 (26.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 113 (25.28%) SQL Server
13 98 (21.92%) MCSE
14 97 (21.70%) MS Office
15 89 (19.91%) Windows 7
16 88 (19.69%) Cisco
17 79 (17.67%) SharePoint
17 79 (17.67%) Linux
18 78 (17.45%) Firewall
19 77 (17.23%) SAN
20 76 (17.00%) Windows Server 2012
21 73 (16.33%) DNS
22 71 (15.88%) Exchange Server 2010
23 65 (14.54%) Hyper-V
23 65 (14.54%) MCITP
24 63 (14.09%) NetApp
25 61 (13.65%) Exchange Server 2007
26 59 (13.20%) SLA
27 53 (11.86%) Clustering
28 51 (11.41%) SCCM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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
1 201 (44.97%) MS Exchange
2 79 (17.67%) SharePoint
3 71 (15.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 61 (13.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 51 (11.41%) Lync
6 33 (7.38%) IIS
7 32 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 30 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (5.59%) Office Communications Server
10 17 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (2.68%) Apache
13 11 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (2.24%) IBM Notes
15 8 (1.79%) Tomcat
16 5 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
17 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2000
18 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
18 2 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 176 (39.37%) MS Excel
2 97 (21.70%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.45%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.15%) Office 365
2 13 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.79%) SaaS
4 5 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (17.45%) Firewall
2 77 (17.23%) SAN
3 73 (16.33%) DNS
4 48 (10.74%) Internet
5 45 (10.07%) NAS
6 43 (9.62%) TCP/IP
7 37 (8.28%) DHCP
8 32 (7.16%) VPN
9 26 (5.82%) Cisco IOS
10 24 (5.37%) LAN
11 23 (5.15%) WAN
12 21 (4.70%) Unified Communications
13 15 (3.36%) NetScaler
14 7 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (1.57%) WAAS
14 7 (1.57%) Network Security
15 6 (1.34%) MPLS
15 6 (1.34%) SSL
16 5 (1.12%) SMTP
17 4 (0.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (25.28%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.79%) MySQL
5 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (0.67%) Maven
2 3 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.22%) ERwin
General
1 40 (8.95%) Finance
2 10 (2.24%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.01%) Banking
3 9 (2.01%) Retail
4 3 (0.67%) Legal
5 2 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.22%) Advertising
6 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 143 (31.99%) Analyst
2 72 (16.11%) Support Analyst
3 53 (11.86%) Consultant
4 39 (8.72%) Support Engineer
5 38 (8.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (7.83%) IT Support
7 32 (7.16%) Service Analyst
7 32 (7.16%) Service Desk Analyst
7 32 (7.16%) 3rd Line Support
8 29 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
9 27 (6.04%) Architect
10 25 (5.59%) Security Analyst
10 25 (5.59%) Technical Analyst
10 25 (5.59%) IT Security Analyst
11 24 (5.37%) Technical Support
12 21 (4.70%) Technical Support Analyst
13 20 (4.47%) Microsoft Consultant
14 19 (4.25%) Infrastructure Architect
15 15 (3.36%) IT Support Analyst
16 14 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.46%) .NET
2 8 (1.79%) Web Services
3 5 (1.12%) XML
3 5 (1.12%) XSL
3 5 (1.12%) LAMP
4 3 (0.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.45%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.45%) WPF
5 2 (0.45%) .NET Compact Framework
5 2 (0.45%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.45%) Spring
5 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.45%) Middleware
6 1 (0.22%) COM
6 1 (0.22%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.86%) Clustering
2 22 (4.92%) Blackberry
2 22 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.03%) iPad
4 17 (3.80%) iPhone
5 13 (2.91%) Statistics
6 11 (2.46%) EqualLogic
7 10 (2.24%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (1.79%) PKI
9 5 (1.12%) Open Source
10 4 (0.89%) FlexPod
10 4 (0.89%) Replication
11 3 (0.67%) CLARiiON
11 3 (0.67%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.67%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.67%) PDA
11 3 (0.67%) CMDB
11 3 (0.67%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.67%) Celerra
11 3 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 359 (80.31%) Windows
2 170 (38.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (26.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 89 (19.91%) Windows 7
5 79 (17.67%) Linux
6 76 (17.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (9.84%) UNIX
8 41 (9.17%) Windows XP
9 22 (4.92%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.46%) Ubuntu
11 9 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.79%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.57%) Android
14 6 (1.34%) CentOS
15 4 (0.89%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.89%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.89%) SELinux
16 3 (0.67%) Debian
17 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (27.29%) ITIL
2 35 (7.83%) Change Control
3 29 (6.49%) Migration
4 26 (5.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (5.82%) Load Balancing
5 25 (5.59%) Information Security
6 24 (5.37%) Time Management
7 23 (5.15%) Technical Architecture
8 21 (4.70%) Change Management
9 19 (4.25%) Problem Management
10 18 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (4.03%) Service Delivery
11 17 (3.80%) TOGAF
11 17 (3.80%) Incident Management
12 15 (3.36%) E-Commerce
13 14 (3.13%) CRM
13 14 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (3.13%) Data Migration
14 13 (2.91%) High Availability
14 13 (2.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (9.17%) SQL
2 31 (6.94%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.46%) Java
4 9 (2.01%) T-SQL
5 8 (1.79%) C#
6 6 (1.34%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.12%) VBScript
7 5 (1.12%) Python
8 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 126 (28.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (21.92%) MCSE
3 65 (14.54%) MCITP
4 39 (8.72%) MCSA
5 36 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (7.38%) CCNA
6 33 (7.38%) Citrix Certification
7 31 (6.94%) CCA
8 30 (6.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (6.71%) Degree
9 22 (4.92%) MCP
10 21 (4.70%) MCTS
11 15 (3.36%) Security Cleared
12 14 (3.13%) CCEE
12 14 (3.13%) CISSP
13 9 (2.01%) CCEA
13 9 (2.01%) NCDA
14 8 (1.79%) CCNP
15 7 (1.57%) NCIE
15 7 (1.57%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (13.20%) SLA
2 16 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.36%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.12%) HL7
5 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.67%) QA
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 149 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (14.54%) Hyper-V
3 43 (9.62%) XenApp
4 39 (8.72%) XenServer
5 33 (7.38%) VMware ESX
6 31 (6.94%) XenDesktop
7 26 (5.82%) vSphere
8 14 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (2.24%) Terminal Services
10 9 (2.01%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (1.57%) vCloud
12 5 (1.12%) UAG
12 5 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.89%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.45%) NFS
15 1 (0.22%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.22%) Xen
15 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 51 (11.41%) SCCM
2 20 (4.47%) SCOM
3 10 (2.24%) ZABBIX
4 8 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.79%) WSUS
4 8 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (1.57%) SCVMM
6 6 (1.34%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.12%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.12%) SCDPM
7 5 (1.12%) XenMobile
8 4 (0.89%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.89%) SCSM
8 4 (0.89%) YUM
8 4 (0.89%) Puppet
8 4 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.89%) MOM
8 4 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 281 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 172 (38.48%) VMware
3 134 (29.98%) Citrix
4 88 (19.69%) Cisco
5 63 (14.09%) NetApp
6 28 (6.26%) CommVault
6 28 (6.26%) HP
7 27 (6.04%) EMC
8 23 (5.15%) Symantec
9 18 (4.03%) AppSense
10 17 (3.80%) Dell
11 16 (3.58%) IBM
12 15 (3.36%) F5
13 14 (3.13%) Juniper
14 13 (2.91%) CheckPoint
15 10 (2.24%) Sage
15 10 (2.24%) Lotus
15 10 (2.24%) Red Hat
16 8 (1.79%) Pegasus
16 8 (1.79%) Oracle
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