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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 52 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.04% 3.74% 4.37%
As % of the System Software category 74.29% 35.00% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 28
Average salary £27,500 £34,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.70% +37.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,500 £18,440
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,650 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
70 60 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.47% 10.70% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 53
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +11 49 £27,500 -26.66% 5
Durham +10 2 £19,500 -43.06% 1
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 64 (66.67%) Windows
1 64 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 51 (53.13%) MS Exchange
3 42 (43.75%) Firewall
4 40 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (37.50%) ITIL
6 34 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (33.33%) NetApp
8 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 29 (30.21%) SAN
9 29 (30.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 28 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
11 27 (28.13%) MS Office
12 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (27.08%) VMware
12 26 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2003
12 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (25.00%) Lync
13 24 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (25.00%) SharePoint
14 23 (23.96%) Blackberry
14 23 (23.96%) Replication
14 23 (23.96%) MCDST
15 22 (22.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 22 (22.92%) SQL
16 20 (20.83%) Hyper-V
17 19 (19.79%) EMC
18 18 (18.75%) WAN
19 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (17.71%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 51 (53.13%) MS Exchange
2 29 (30.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 24 (25.00%) Lync
5 24 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 22 (22.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (14.58%) Office Communications Server
7 14 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (28.13%) MS Office
2 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (43.75%) Firewall
2 29 (30.21%) SAN
3 18 (18.75%) WAN
4 16 (16.67%) LAN
5 13 (13.54%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (12.50%) DHCP
6 12 (12.50%) DNS
7 8 (8.33%) NAS
8 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.17%) SSL
10 2 (2.08%) VPN
10 2 (2.08%) VoIP
11 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.04%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 20 (20.83%) Field Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) Analyst
4 10 (10.42%) IT Support
5 9 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Junior
8 5 (5.21%) Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Graduate
8 5 (5.21%) Support Technician
8 5 (5.21%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.21%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Messaging Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.17%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) Web Services
2 5 (5.21%) Ajax
2 5 (5.21%) jQuery
2 5 (5.21%) HTML5
2 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (5.21%) HTML
2 5 (5.21%) .NET
2 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.21%) CSS
3 1 (1.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Replication
1 23 (23.96%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.29%) Clustering
3 3 (3.13%) PDA
4 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.04%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 64 (66.67%) Windows
2 34 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.42%) Windows XP
5 9 (9.38%) Windows 8
6 8 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.17%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.08%) Android
8 2 (2.08%) Linux
9 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (6.25%) CRM
3 5 (5.21%) OO
4 4 (4.17%) TOGAF
4 4 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 3 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.08%) Service Management
6 2 (2.08%) Migration
6 2 (2.08%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.04%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.04%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.04%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.04%) Change Management
7 1 (1.04%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) SQL
2 17 (17.71%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.50%) VBScript
4 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.21%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (23.96%) MCDST
3 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 12 (12.50%) MCSE
5 10 (10.42%) MCSA
5 10 (10.42%) SC Cleared
6 9 (9.38%) MCP
7 4 (4.17%) MCTS
7 4 (4.17%) MCITP
8 3 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.13%) vSphere
4 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 64 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (33.33%) NetApp
3 26 (27.08%) VMware
4 19 (19.79%) EMC
5 15 (15.63%) Cisco
6 5 (5.21%) Citrix
7 4 (4.17%) CA
7 4 (4.17%) HP
8 2 (2.08%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.04%) Dell
9 1 (1.04%) Intel
9 1 (1.04%) Peregrine
9 1 (1.04%) Apple
9 1 (1.04%) Sage
9 1 (1.04%) Remedy
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Mammoet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
QA Limited
Salary: £180.00 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago