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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 211 269 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.01% 8.23% 6.73%
As % of the System Software category 55.38% 72.90% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 187 223 220
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +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
381 369 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.67% 11.29% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 294 301 379
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 28 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leeds

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 314 (80.31%) Windows
2 265 (67.77%) Microsoft
3 203 (51.92%) VMware
4 193 (49.36%) Windows Server
5 191 (48.85%) MS Exchange
6 164 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 147 (37.60%) MS Excel
8 142 (36.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 130 (33.25%) ITIL
10 119 (30.43%) Citrix
11 115 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 110 (28.13%) SQL Server
13 109 (27.88%) SAN
14 100 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 99 (25.32%) MS Office
15 99 (25.32%) Cisco
16 90 (23.02%) DNS
17 80 (20.46%) Windows Server 2003
18 78 (19.95%) VPN
19 71 (18.16%) DHCP
20 70 (17.90%) Microsoft Certification
20 70 (17.90%) Skype for Business
21 64 (16.37%) Windows 7
22 63 (16.11%) Finance
23 61 (15.60%) SQL
24 59 (15.09%) HP
25 58 (14.83%) SLA
25 58 (14.83%) PowerShell
26 57 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
27 56 (14.32%) Exchange Server 2013

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
1 191 (48.85%) MS Exchange
2 115 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (17.90%) Skype for Business
4 56 (14.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (5.37%) IIS
6 20 (5.12%) SharePoint
7 19 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (4.86%) Office Communications Server
8 17 (4.35%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.53%) CMS
11 6 (1.53%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.51%) Confluence
12 2 (0.51%) JBoss
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 147 (37.60%) MS Excel
2 99 (25.32%) MS Office
3 8 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.51%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.65%) Office 365
2 14 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 109 (27.88%) SAN
2 90 (23.02%) DNS
3 78 (19.95%) VPN
4 71 (18.16%) DHCP
5 49 (12.53%) TCP/IP
6 36 (9.21%) NAS
7 35 (8.95%) Firewall
8 31 (7.93%) LAN
8 31 (7.93%) Network Security
9 30 (7.67%) VoIP
10 29 (7.42%) WAN
11 21 (5.37%) Unified Communications
12 17 (4.35%) Internet
12 17 (4.35%) IP Telephony
13 16 (4.09%) Skype
14 14 (3.58%) Telepresence
15 9 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (2.05%) Wireless
17 7 (1.79%) MPLS
18 5 (1.28%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 57 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (7.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (7.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.79%) MySQL
6 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.53%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.26%) Big Data
10 1 (0.26%) MS Access
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.77%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (16.11%) Finance
2 35 (8.95%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.37%) Law
4 17 (4.35%) Retail
5 15 (3.84%) Legal
6 13 (3.32%) Back Office
6 13 (3.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (2.56%) Local Government
8 5 (1.28%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 139 (35.55%) Analyst
2 71 (18.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 64 (16.37%) Support Analyst
4 61 (15.60%) IT Analyst
5 47 (12.02%) IT Support
6 44 (11.25%) Service Analyst
6 44 (11.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 39 (9.97%) IT Engineer
8 36 (9.21%) IT Support Analyst
9 34 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 28 (7.16%) Service Desk Support
10 28 (7.16%) Support Engineer
11 27 (6.91%) 2nd Line Support
12 25 (6.39%) Consultant
13 23 (5.88%) Exchange Specialist
13 23 (5.88%) Messaging Specialist
14 20 (5.12%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 20 (5.12%) Technical Engineer
15 19 (4.86%) Applications Support
15 19 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.05%) Web Services
2 4 (1.02%) .NET
2 4 (1.02%) HTML
2 4 (1.02%) XML
3 2 (0.51%) CSS
3 2 (0.51%) J2EE
3 2 (0.51%) JRules
3 2 (0.51%) JSON
3 2 (0.51%) REST
3 2 (0.51%) SAML
3 2 (0.51%) SOAP
3 2 (0.51%) XSL
3 2 (0.51%) XSLT
4 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.26%) COM
4 1 (0.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.46%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.18%) Clustering
3 25 (6.39%) Video Conferencing
4 21 (5.37%) Blackberry
5 20 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (5.12%) e-Learning
6 12 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
7 10 (2.56%) PKI
8 9 (2.30%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (1.53%) Cybercrime
9 6 (1.53%) iPad
10 5 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (1.02%) Celerra
11 4 (1.02%) CLARiiON
11 4 (1.02%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.02%) iPhone
11 4 (1.02%) Replication
12 2 (0.51%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 314 (80.31%) Windows
2 193 (49.36%) Windows Server
3 142 (36.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 100 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 80 (20.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 64 (16.37%) Windows 7
7 52 (13.30%) Linux
8 26 (6.65%) Windows XP
9 19 (4.86%) Unix
9 19 (4.86%) Windows 8
10 13 (3.32%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.28%) CentOS
11 5 (1.28%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.02%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.77%) Android
13 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (33.25%) ITIL
2 36 (9.21%) Change Management
3 33 (8.44%) Service Management
4 32 (8.18%) Migration
5 27 (6.91%) Problem Management
5 27 (6.91%) Time Management
6 26 (6.65%) Load Balancing
6 26 (6.65%) Project Management
7 23 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
8 22 (5.63%) Presales
9 21 (5.37%) Service Delivery
10 19 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (4.86%) E-Discovery
11 18 (4.60%) Change Control
12 17 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
13 16 (4.09%) Mentoring
14 14 (3.58%) Business Continuity
14 14 (3.58%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (3.32%) ITIL V3
15 13 (3.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 61 (15.60%) SQL
2 58 (14.83%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.58%) Java
4 9 (2.30%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.28%) Python
6 4 (1.02%) C#
6 4 (1.02%) Perl
7 3 (0.77%) VB
8 2 (0.51%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.26%) PHP
9 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (17.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (14.32%) MCSE
3 36 (9.21%) MCITP
4 25 (6.39%) MCP
5 15 (3.84%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (3.58%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (3.58%) Degree
6 14 (3.58%) MCSA
7 13 (3.32%) CCNA
7 13 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.05%) CCA
9 5 (1.28%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.51%) CCDA
11 2 (0.51%) CCIE
11 2 (0.51%) CCNP
11 2 (0.51%) ISEB
11 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (14.83%) SLA
2 7 (1.79%) COBIT
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 164 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (13.55%) Hyper-V
3 33 (8.44%) XenApp
4 31 (7.93%) vSphere
5 26 (6.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 16 (4.09%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.56%) Terminal Server
7 10 (2.56%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.77%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.77%) XenServer
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.51%) Xen
11 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.26%) KVM
11 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 44 (11.25%) SCCM
2 20 (5.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 18 (4.60%) SCOM
4 13 (3.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 12 (3.07%) DameWare
6 11 (2.81%) WSUS
7 7 (1.79%) Backup Exec
7 7 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.79%) XenMobile
8 4 (1.02%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.02%) Opsview
9 3 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 265 (67.77%) Microsoft
2 203 (51.92%) VMware
3 119 (30.43%) Citrix
4 99 (25.32%) Cisco
5 59 (15.09%) HP
6 29 (7.42%) Symantec
7 27 (6.91%) NetApp
8 24 (6.14%) Oracle
9 23 (5.88%) Avaya
10 16 (4.09%) Dell Compellent
11 15 (3.84%) CommVault
12 14 (3.58%) 3PAR
13 10 (2.56%) Civica
14 8 (2.05%) Dell
15 6 (1.53%) EMC
15 6 (1.53%) Kaspersky
15 6 (1.53%) Sitecore
16 5 (1.28%) ArcSight
16 5 (1.28%) Red Hat
16 5 (1.28%) SolarWinds
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