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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 46 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.43% 1.98% 3.51%
As % of the System Software category 46.00% 45.45% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 12 27
Median salary £35,000 £30,750 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,170 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
100 33 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.99% 4.37% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 82 27 71
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £22,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +22 38 £35,000 +1.44% 9
Durham +13 8 £38,500 +94.93% 5
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 85 (81.73%) Windows
2 66 (63.46%) Microsoft
3 60 (57.69%) Windows Server
4 46 (44.23%) VMware
5 39 (37.50%) ITIL
6 37 (35.58%) MS Exchange
6 37 (35.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (34.62%) Office 365
8 35 (33.65%) Skype for Business
8 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (32.69%) DNS
10 33 (31.73%) DHCP
10 33 (31.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (29.81%) Skype
12 29 (27.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 26 (25.00%) PowerShell
15 25 (24.04%) Citrix
16 24 (23.08%) Cisco
17 23 (22.12%) MCSE
17 23 (22.12%) Cisco Certification
17 23 (22.12%) SCCM
18 22 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2013
19 20 (19.23%) SCOM
19 20 (19.23%) CCNA
20 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
20 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
21 18 (17.31%) SQL
21 18 (17.31%) TCP/IP
22 16 (15.38%) Problem Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 37 (35.58%) MS Exchange
2 35 (33.65%) Skype for Business
3 22 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (11.54%) SharePoint
6 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (8.65%) IIS
7 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.92%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
1 15 (14.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (34.62%) Office 365
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.96%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.96%) IaaS
5 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.69%) DNS
2 33 (31.73%) DHCP
3 31 (29.81%) Skype
4 18 (17.31%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.65%) Firewall
6 8 (7.69%) WAN
7 7 (6.73%) VLAN
8 5 (4.81%) LAN
9 4 (3.85%) Network Security
9 4 (3.85%) SAN
9 4 (3.85%) VoIP
9 4 (3.85%) VPN
10 3 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.88%) NAS
10 3 (2.88%) Wireless
11 2 (1.92%) Cisco Wireless
11 2 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.92%) Intranet
12 1 (0.96%) BGP
12 1 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MSI
1 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (6.73%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) German Language
2 2 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (0.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (18.27%) Support Engineer
2 17 (16.35%) Consultant
2 17 (16.35%) Wintel Engineer
3 14 (13.46%) Analyst
4 11 (10.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Senior Consultant
5 10 (9.62%) Service Analyst
5 10 (9.62%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (8.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 9 (8.65%) Network Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (6.73%) Wintel Support
7 7 (6.73%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.77%) Active Directory Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) IT Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Senior IT Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) .NET
1 3 (2.88%) HTML
1 3 (2.88%) Web Services
2 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.92%) CSS
2 2 (1.92%) RESTful
2 2 (1.92%) SOAP
2 2 (1.92%) WCF
2 2 (1.92%) XHTML
2 2 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (0.96%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 11 (10.58%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (9.62%) Driving Licence
4 8 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.81%) PKI
6 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.88%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.92%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Clustering
8 1 (0.96%) iPad
8 1 (0.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 85 (81.73%) Windows
2 60 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 37 (35.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (31.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (13.46%) Linux
7 12 (11.54%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.81%) Unix
9 2 (1.92%) Debian
9 2 (1.92%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.96%) AIX
10 1 (0.96%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.50%) ITIL
2 16 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 16 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 15 (14.42%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 11 (10.58%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (8.65%) Migration
5 9 (8.65%) Project Management
6 7 (6.73%) CRM
6 7 (6.73%) Service Management
7 6 (5.77%) Change Management
8 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (3.85%) Time Management
10 3 (2.88%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.88%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.88%) Process Management
10 3 (2.88%) Service Design
11 2 (1.92%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 18 (17.31%) SQL
3 2 (1.92%) C#
3 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.96%) Delphi
4 1 (0.96%) Perl
4 1 (0.96%) Python
4 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.96%) VB
4 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (22.12%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (22.12%) MCSE
3 20 (19.23%) CCNA
4 11 (10.58%) CCNP
5 10 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (8.65%) MCP
7 6 (5.77%) MCSA
8 5 (4.81%) Degree
9 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.88%) MCITP
11 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.96%) CCENT
11 1 (0.96%) CISA
11 1 (0.96%) CISM
11 1 (0.96%) CISSP
11 1 (0.96%) CITP
11 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (27.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.69%) vSphere
3 8 (7.69%) XenApp
4 7 (6.73%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.96%) Brightmail
5 1 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (22.12%) SCCM
2 20 (19.23%) SCOM
3 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (5.77%) Nagios
4 5 (4.81%) WSUS
5 3 (2.88%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.96%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (63.46%) Microsoft
2 46 (44.23%) VMware
3 25 (24.04%) Citrix
4 24 (23.08%) Cisco
5 14 (13.46%) SolarWinds
6 11 (10.58%) MobileIron
7 9 (8.65%) HP
8 7 (6.73%) Juniper
8 7 (6.73%) Veeam
9 4 (3.85%) Dell
10 3 (2.88%) AppSense
10 3 (2.88%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.92%) IBM
11 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.96%) 3Com
12 1 (0.96%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.96%) NETGEAR
12 1 (0.96%) Tripwire
12 1 (0.96%) Veritas
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
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Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum £3,500 Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £40,000 plus bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £28k - 33k per year + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Company Performance Incentives
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