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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 208 210 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.62% 6.26% 6.87%
As % of the System Software category 57.46% 59.15% 57.75%
Number of salaries quoted 190 182 184
Median salary £35,000 £34,625 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
362 355 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.27% 10.57% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 316 307 331
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 6 December 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 378 (87.30%) Windows
2 275 (63.51%) Microsoft
3 261 (60.28%) VMware
4 254 (58.66%) Windows Server
5 195 (45.03%) MS Exchange
6 164 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 155 (35.80%) ITIL
8 140 (32.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 133 (30.72%) Cisco
10 130 (30.02%) SQL Server
11 118 (27.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 117 (27.02%) Citrix
12 117 (27.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 110 (25.40%) Windows 7
13 110 (25.40%) DNS
14 106 (24.48%) MS Excel
15 103 (23.79%) SAN
16 84 (19.40%) Hyper-V
17 83 (19.17%) MS Office
18 82 (18.94%) SQL
19 80 (18.48%) DHCP
20 78 (18.01%) Firewall
21 77 (17.78%) Office 365
22 72 (16.63%) Exchange Server 2010
23 69 (15.94%) LAN
24 67 (15.47%) XenApp
25 65 (15.01%) WAN
26 61 (14.09%) SCOM
27 60 (13.86%) Linux
28 59 (13.63%) Windows Server 2003

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
1 195 (45.03%) MS Exchange
2 72 (16.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (13.39%) SharePoint
4 36 (8.31%) IIS
5 23 (5.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (4.39%) Skype for Business
8 13 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.15%) Apache
11 4 (0.92%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.23%) Confluence
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 106 (24.48%) MS Excel
2 83 (19.17%) MS Office
3 7 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 77 (17.78%) Office 365
2 33 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.85%) Mimecast
4 7 (1.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (25.40%) DNS
2 103 (23.79%) SAN
3 80 (18.48%) DHCP
4 78 (18.01%) Firewall
5 69 (15.94%) LAN
6 65 (15.01%) WAN
7 48 (11.09%) TCP/IP
8 40 (9.24%) VPN
9 34 (7.85%) VoIP
10 26 (6.00%) Internet
10 26 (6.00%) VLAN
11 22 (5.08%) MPLS
12 21 (4.85%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (4.62%) NAS
14 11 (2.54%) IP Telephony
15 9 (2.08%) Skype
16 8 (1.85%) ADSL
16 8 (1.85%) LDAP
17 7 (1.62%) EIGRP
17 7 (1.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (30.02%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (4.62%) MySQL
6 7 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.62%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.15%) MariaDB
8 4 (0.92%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.69%) QlikView
9 3 (0.69%) SSDT
10 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (3.46%) JMeter
2 7 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA
General
1 51 (11.78%) Finance
2 27 (6.24%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.70%) Games
4 15 (3.46%) Legal
5 13 (3.00%) Law
6 11 (2.54%) Advertising
7 8 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.92%) Marketing
9 3 (0.69%) Back Office
9 3 (0.69%) Local Government
10 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 151 (34.87%) Analyst
2 80 (18.48%) Support Analyst
3 72 (16.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 70 (16.17%) Support Engineer
5 66 (15.24%) 2nd Line Support
5 66 (15.24%) IT Analyst
6 65 (15.01%) Windows Engineer
7 61 (14.09%) IT Support
8 54 (12.47%) Service Desk Analyst
9 53 (12.24%) Service Analyst
10 49 (11.32%) IT Support Analyst
11 45 (10.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 43 (9.93%) VMware Engineer
13 36 (8.31%) Windows Support Engineer
14 28 (6.47%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 28 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
15 27 (6.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 27 (6.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 25 (5.77%) Service Desk Support
16 25 (5.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.31%) Web Services
2 6 (1.39%) HTML
3 4 (0.92%) .NET
3 4 (0.92%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.69%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.46%) ADSI
5 2 (0.46%) JSON
5 2 (0.46%) LAMP
5 2 (0.46%) REST
5 2 (0.46%) SAML
5 2 (0.46%) SOAP
5 2 (0.46%) XML
5 2 (0.46%) XSLT
6 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
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 47 (10.85%) Data Centre
2 36 (8.31%) Clustering
3 20 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 16 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.23%) PKI
6 13 (3.00%) Replication
7 9 (2.08%) iPad
8 8 (1.85%) IVR
9 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (1.15%) iPhone
10 4 (0.92%) Celerra
10 4 (0.92%) CLARiiON
10 4 (0.92%) CMDB
10 4 (0.92%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.69%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.69%) NHS
11 3 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.69%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 378 (87.30%) Windows
2 254 (58.66%) Windows Server
3 140 (32.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 117 (27.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 110 (25.40%) Windows 7
6 60 (13.86%) Linux
7 59 (13.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (4.62%) Windows 10
9 18 (4.16%) Windows 8
10 15 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (3.23%) Unix
11 14 (3.23%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.15%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.15%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.46%) Android
14 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (35.80%) ITIL
2 33 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (7.39%) Service Management
4 29 (6.70%) Time Management
5 28 (6.47%) ITIL V3
5 28 (6.47%) Load Balancing
5 28 (6.47%) Mentoring
6 20 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (4.62%) Change Management
7 18 (4.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (4.16%) Project Management
8 16 (3.70%) Problem Management
9 15 (3.46%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (3.46%) Server Building
9 15 (3.46%) Server Virtualisation
10 14 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (3.00%) Change Control
11 13 (3.00%) Service Delivery
12 12 (2.77%) High Availability
12 12 (2.77%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (18.94%) SQL
2 52 (12.01%) PowerShell
3 21 (4.85%) C#
4 19 (4.39%) Java
5 15 (3.46%) Python
5 15 (3.46%) Ruby
6 10 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 10 (2.31%) Perl
7 6 (1.39%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.69%) C
8 3 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 118 (27.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (12.01%) MCSE
3 45 (10.39%) MCSA
4 34 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (6.70%) Citrix Certification
6 26 (6.00%) CCNA
7 23 (5.31%) Degree
8 22 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (4.85%) MCITP
10 18 (4.16%) CCA
11 13 (3.00%) CCNP
12 12 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (2.54%) MCP
13 11 (2.54%) Security Cleared
14 7 (1.62%) MCDST
14 7 (1.62%) SC Cleared
15 5 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (0.92%) CCIE
17 1 (0.23%) CISSP
17 1 (0.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.16%) SLA
2 25 (5.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 164 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (19.40%) Hyper-V
3 67 (15.47%) XenApp
4 45 (10.39%) XenDesktop
5 35 (8.08%) vSphere
6 19 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (3.70%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (1.62%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.39%) OpenSIPS
11 5 (1.15%) GlusterFS
12 4 (0.92%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.92%) XenServer
13 3 (0.69%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.69%) Xen
14 2 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.23%) Firmware
15 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 61 (14.09%) SCOM
2 49 (11.32%) SCCM
3 23 (5.31%) WSUS
4 8 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (1.85%) Puppet
5 7 (1.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (1.15%) OpenView
8 4 (0.92%) DameWare
9 3 (0.69%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.46%) Nagios
10 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.46%) Opsview
10 2 (0.46%) OVSD
10 2 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (0.46%) SmoothWall
10 2 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 275 (63.51%) Microsoft
2 261 (60.28%) VMware
3 133 (30.72%) Cisco
4 117 (27.02%) Citrix
5 40 (9.24%) HP
6 38 (8.78%) Avaya
7 34 (7.85%) NetApp
8 25 (5.77%) F5
9 24 (5.54%) Oracle
10 20 (4.62%) Veeam
11 17 (3.93%) Red Hat
12 13 (3.00%) Riverbed
13 11 (2.54%) Dell
14 9 (2.08%) 3PAR
14 9 (2.08%) Brocade
14 9 (2.08%) CommVault
14 9 (2.08%) Juniper
14 9 (2.08%) Symantec
15 8 (1.85%) Dell Compellent
15 8 (1.85%) Infoblox
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