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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
England / North East
Rank 17 52 26
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -26
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 74 23 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.31% 3.79% 9.00%
As % of the System Software category 79.57% 47.92% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68 19 41
Median salary £25,500 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,480 £19,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £24,200 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
93 48 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.22% 7.91% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85 43 69
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,010 £19,850 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 58 £25,000 +12.35% 14
Durham +25 16 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 97 (74.62%) Windows
2 82 (63.08%) Microsoft
3 66 (50.77%) VMware
4 48 (36.92%) Windows Server
5 43 (33.08%) MS Exchange
6 40 (30.77%) ITIL
7 38 (29.23%) DNS
8 37 (28.46%) DHCP
9 32 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (24.62%) Hyper-V
9 32 (24.62%) Skype for Business
10 31 (23.85%) Skype
10 31 (23.85%) MS Office
11 30 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (19.23%) Citrix
13 24 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (17.69%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (17.69%) CCNA
14 23 (17.69%) MCSE
15 22 (16.92%) MCP
15 22 (16.92%) Office 365
16 21 (16.15%) MS Excel
17 20 (15.38%) CCNP
17 20 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 19 (14.62%) PowerShell
19 17 (13.08%) SCCM
19 17 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2010
20 16 (12.31%) SQL Server

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 43 (33.08%) MS Exchange
2 32 (24.62%) Skype for Business
3 17 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.62%) IIS
6 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.08%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.77%) Apache
9 1 (0.77%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (23.85%) MS Office
2 21 (16.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.92%) Office 365
2 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.08%) Yammer
5 2 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (29.23%) DNS
2 37 (28.46%) DHCP
3 31 (23.85%) Skype
4 7 (5.38%) Firewall
4 7 (5.38%) VLAN
4 7 (5.38%) VPN
5 6 (4.62%) LAN
5 6 (4.62%) WAN
6 4 (3.08%) PBX
7 3 (2.31%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.54%) SAN
8 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.77%) NAS
9 1 (0.77%) Network Security
9 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (5.38%) Legal
2 6 (4.62%) Finance
3 4 (3.08%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (20.00%) IT Support
2 23 (17.69%) Analyst
3 19 (14.62%) Wintel Engineer
4 18 (13.85%) Support Engineer
5 15 (11.54%) IT Analyst
5 15 (11.54%) IT Engineer
6 14 (10.77%) Consultant
6 14 (10.77%) Support Analyst
7 12 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (9.23%) IT Support Analyst
8 10 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 10 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
8 10 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 10 (7.69%) Wintel Support
8 10 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Active Directory Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Technical Support
10 7 (5.38%) Service Analyst
11 6 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (0.77%) HTML
2 1 (0.77%) LAMP
2 1 (0.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Blackberry
2 10 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 8 (6.15%) Clustering
4 7 (5.38%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.62%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.08%) iPhone
7 4 (3.08%) PKI
8 2 (1.54%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.54%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.54%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.77%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 97 (74.62%) Windows
2 48 (36.92%) Windows Server
3 30 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (10.77%) Windows XP
6 11 (8.46%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.85%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.08%) Android
8 4 (3.08%) Linux
9 3 (2.31%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.54%) Unix
10 2 (1.54%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.77%) ITIL
2 15 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 12 (9.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 11 (8.46%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.15%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (5.38%) Asset Management
6 7 (5.38%) Document Management
7 6 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.62%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.85%) Migration
8 5 (3.85%) Patch Management
9 4 (3.08%) ITSM
10 3 (2.31%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.31%) High Availability
10 3 (2.31%) ITIL V3
10 3 (2.31%) Service Design
10 3 (2.31%) Service Management
11 2 (1.54%) Investment Management
11 2 (1.54%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.62%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.31%) SQL
3 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.77%) Perl
4 1 (0.77%) PHP
4 1 (0.77%) Python
4 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (17.69%) CCNA
2 23 (17.69%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (17.69%) MCSE
3 22 (16.92%) MCP
4 20 (15.38%) CCNP
4 20 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (10.77%) MCSA
6 9 (6.92%) Degree
7 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.31%) MCDST
8 3 (2.31%) MCITP
9 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.77%) HND
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (24.62%) Hyper-V
2 24 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.08%) vSphere
4 2 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.54%) XenApp
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.77%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (13.08%) SCCM
2 12 (9.23%) SCOM
3 7 (5.38%) WSUS
4 5 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.54%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 82 (63.08%) Microsoft
2 66 (50.77%) VMware
3 25 (19.23%) Citrix
4 12 (9.23%) HP
5 10 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 8 (6.15%) Dell
7 7 (5.38%) MobileIron
8 5 (3.85%) Intel Security
9 4 (3.08%) Apple
9 4 (3.08%) Cisco
9 4 (3.08%) Mitel
10 3 (2.31%) EMC
11 2 (1.54%) AppSense
11 2 (1.54%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.54%) Fidessa
11 2 (1.54%) Qualys
11 2 (1.54%) Reuters
11 2 (1.54%) Trend Micro
11 2 (1.54%) Tripwire
12 1 (0.77%) PlateSpin
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Salary: £19000 - £21500.00 per annum + pension, flexible hours
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £37500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Overtime, Vendor T
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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