The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 51 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 31 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.94% 3.39% 4.45%
As % of the System Software category 52.54% 44.44% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 28
Average salary £27,500 £25,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -32.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £17,875 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Active Directory
England

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

System Software Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
59 63 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.51% 7.64% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 60
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £52,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in the North East

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in the North East

Active Directory
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +12 29 £28,750 -5.73% 4
Durham -23 2 £22,500 +12.50%
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 32 (53.33%) VMware
3 25 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 24 (40.00%) ITIL
4 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
6 21 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (33.33%) Linux
8 18 (30.00%) UNIX
9 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (25.00%) Firewall
9 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
11 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
12 11 (18.33%) SQL
12 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
12 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
13 10 (16.67%) MS Office
13 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (15.00%) Cisco
14 9 (15.00%) Network Security
15 8 (13.33%) Degree
15 8 (13.33%) Windows XP
16 7 (11.67%) Project Management
16 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (11.67%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 25 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
2 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.67%) IIS
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) Firewall
2 9 (15.00%) Network Security
3 7 (11.67%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (10.00%) LAN
4 6 (10.00%) WAN
5 5 (8.33%) SAN
6 4 (6.67%) DHCP
6 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.67%) DNS
7 3 (5.00%) VoIP
8 2 (3.33%) SMTP
8 2 (3.33%) VLAN
8 2 (3.33%) NAS
9 1 (1.67%) HSRP
9 1 (1.67%) Internet
9 1 (1.67%) MPLS
9 1 (1.67%) OSPF
9 1 (1.67%) BGP
9 1 (1.67%) POP3
9 1 (1.67%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Administrator
2 10 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Senior Technician
4 7 (11.67%) Field Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.33%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.33%) IT Support
5 5 (8.33%) IT Technician
5 5 (8.33%) Senior IT Technician
5 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technician
6 4 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.67%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) IVR
3 1 (1.67%) PDA
3 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (33.33%) Linux
4 18 (30.00%) UNIX
5 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (13.33%) Windows XP
8 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) Project Management
3 6 (10.00%) Network Security Management
3 6 (10.00%) Security Management
4 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.33%) Requirements Management
6 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) Line Management
6 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.33%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.33%) Information Security
7 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.67%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.67%) Workflow
7 1 (1.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) VBA
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.67%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) MCP
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.00%) MCSA
4 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.33%) MCSE
5 2 (3.33%) CCNA
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.67%) MCDST
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.67%) vSphere
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) WSUS
3 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) VMware
2 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.00%) Cisco
4 5 (8.33%) Citrix
5 4 (6.67%) WatchGuard
6 3 (5.00%) Reuters
6 3 (5.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (5.00%) NetApp
6 3 (5.00%) Fidessa
6 3 (5.00%) Meraki
7 1 (1.67%) Dell
7 1 (1.67%) Intel
7 1 (1.67%) Apple
7 1 (1.67%) Juniper
7 1 (1.67%) Symantec
7 1 (1.67%) BT
7 1 (1.67%) OpenText
7 1 (1.67%) Draytek
7 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
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