The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 47 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.96% 3.57% 2.02%
As % of the System Software category 71.21% 43.48% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 8
Average salary £26,000 £25,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% -12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,400 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
66 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.79% 8.21% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 28
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 58 (71.60%) Microsoft
2 53 (65.43%) Windows
3 42 (51.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (50.62%) MS Exchange
4 41 (50.62%) Firewall
5 38 (46.91%) ITIL
6 32 (39.51%) NetApp
7 31 (38.27%) SAN
8 29 (35.80%) SQL Server
8 29 (35.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (32.10%) MS Office
9 26 (32.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (32.10%) MCDST
10 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (29.63%) Blackberry
11 24 (29.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 22 (27.16%) SharePoint
12 22 (27.16%) Lync
13 20 (24.69%) VMware
14 19 (23.46%) Replication
14 19 (23.46%) Cisco
14 19 (23.46%) EMC
14 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (23.46%) Hyper-V
15 18 (22.22%) SQL
16 14 (17.28%) LAN
16 14 (17.28%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 41 (50.62%) MS Exchange
2 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (29.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 22 (27.16%) SharePoint
4 22 (27.16%) Lync
5 14 (17.28%) Office Communications Server
6 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (32.10%) MS Office
2 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (50.62%) Firewall
2 31 (38.27%) SAN
3 14 (17.28%) LAN
3 14 (17.28%) WAN
4 11 (13.58%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (9.88%) NAS
5 8 (9.88%) DHCP
5 8 (9.88%) DNS
6 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.47%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.23%) VPN
7 1 (1.23%) PBX
7 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.80%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.17%) Finance
1 5 (6.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Field Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Analyst
4 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.64%) Service Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Junior
7 5 (6.17%) Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Graduate
7 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) IT Support
8 4 (4.94%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Messaging Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.94%) Exchange Specialist
8 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Specialist
8 4 (4.94%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) Web Services
2 6 (7.41%) .NET
3 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.17%) HTML
3 5 (6.17%) CSS
3 5 (6.17%) Ajax
3 5 (6.17%) jQuery
3 5 (6.17%) HTML5
3 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.63%) Blackberry
2 19 (23.46%) Replication
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) PDA
4 1 (1.23%) iPhone
4 1 (1.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (65.43%) Windows
2 29 (35.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (32.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.88%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.64%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.94%) Linux
8 3 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 3 (3.70%) Android
9 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.23%) CentOS
9 1 (1.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.91%) ITIL
2 6 (7.41%) CRM
3 5 (6.17%) OO
3 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.94%) TOGAF
4 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 3 (3.70%) Business Continuity
5 3 (3.70%) Project Management
6 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.22%) SQL
2 12 (14.81%) VBScript
2 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
3 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (51.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (32.10%) MCDST
3 12 (14.81%) MCSE
4 10 (12.35%) MCSA
4 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
4 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
5 8 (9.88%) MCP
6 4 (4.94%) MCTS
6 4 (4.94%) MCITP
7 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.23%) CCNA
8 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (23.46%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.70%) vSphere
3 2 (2.47%) XenApp
3 2 (2.47%) XenServer
3 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.23%) Firmware
4 1 (1.23%) Samba
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) WSUS
2 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 58 (71.60%) Microsoft
2 32 (39.51%) NetApp
3 20 (24.69%) VMware
4 19 (23.46%) Cisco
4 19 (23.46%) EMC
5 5 (6.17%) HP
6 4 (4.94%) CA
7 3 (3.70%) Citrix
8 2 (2.47%) Dell
8 2 (2.47%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.47%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.23%) Red Hat