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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 50 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.62% 4.34% 3.34%
As % of the System Software category 43.42% 40.00% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 19
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +20.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,250 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
76 85 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.64% 10.84% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 73 83 59
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £52,500 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +1 28 £27,500 +4.76% 4
Durham -4 4 £15,000 -31.81% 2
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 73 (85.88%) Windows
2 50 (58.82%) MS Exchange
3 47 (55.29%) Microsoft
4 38 (44.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (43.53%) Firewall
6 32 (37.65%) SharePoint
7 30 (35.29%) NetApp
7 30 (35.29%) VMware
8 29 (34.12%) SAN
8 29 (34.12%) ITIL
8 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 28 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
11 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (30.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (30.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (28.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 23 (27.06%) Lync
13 23 (27.06%) Replication
14 22 (25.88%) Blackberry
14 22 (25.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 20 (23.53%) SQL
16 19 (22.35%) EMC
17 17 (20.00%) PowerShell
18 16 (18.82%) Hyper-V
18 16 (18.82%) Linux
19 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
19 15 (17.65%) MS Office
20 14 (16.47%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 50 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 32 (37.65%) SharePoint
3 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (30.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (28.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 23 (27.06%) Lync
7 22 (25.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (16.47%) Office Communications Server
9 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (1.18%) IIS
11 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) MS Office
1 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (43.53%) Firewall
2 29 (34.12%) SAN
3 13 (15.29%) WAN
4 12 (14.12%) LAN
4 12 (14.12%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (10.59%) NAS
5 9 (10.59%) DHCP
5 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.59%) DNS
6 4 (4.71%) SSL
7 2 (2.35%) VoIP
7 2 (2.35%) VLAN
7 2 (2.35%) SMTP
8 1 (1.18%) HSRP
8 1 (1.18%) MPLS
8 1 (1.18%) OSPF
8 1 (1.18%) BGP
8 1 (1.18%) POP3
8 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Advertising
3 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Support Engineer
2 13 (15.29%) Analyst
3 12 (14.12%) Field Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (9.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.06%) Junior
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Technician
8 5 (5.88%) Support Technician
8 5 (5.88%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (5.88%) IT Support
9 4 (4.71%) Exchange Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Messaging Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Specialist
9 4 (4.71%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) Web Services
2 4 (4.71%) Ajax
2 4 (4.71%) jQuery
2 4 (4.71%) HTML5
2 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (4.71%) HTML
2 4 (4.71%) .NET
2 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.71%) CSS
3 1 (1.18%) COM
3 1 (1.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Replication
2 22 (25.88%) Blackberry
3 7 (8.24%) Clustering
4 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.35%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.18%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 73 (85.88%) Windows
2 38 (44.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (18.82%) Linux
5 14 (16.47%) UNIX
6 11 (12.94%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.59%) Windows XP
8 7 (8.24%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) ITIL
2 5 (5.88%) CRM
3 4 (4.71%) OO
3 4 (4.71%) TOGAF
3 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
4 3 (3.53%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (3.53%) Patch Management
5 2 (2.35%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.35%) Requirements Management
5 2 (2.35%) Service Management
5 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.35%) Migration
6 1 (1.18%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.18%) Change Management
6 1 (1.18%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.18%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.18%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.18%) High Availability
6 1 (1.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.18%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) SQL
2 17 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (14.12%) VBScript
4 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.12%) MCP
2 12 (14.12%) MCSE
2 12 (14.12%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.94%) MCSA
4 8 (9.41%) Degree
4 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.24%) MCDST
6 4 (4.71%) MCTS
6 4 (4.71%) MCITP
7 3 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.35%) CCNA
8 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (18.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) XenApp
3 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.53%) SCCM
3 2 (2.35%) WSUS
4 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (55.29%) Microsoft
2 30 (35.29%) NetApp
2 30 (35.29%) VMware
3 19 (22.35%) EMC
4 14 (16.47%) Cisco
5 5 (5.88%) Citrix
6 4 (4.71%) WatchGuard
6 4 (4.71%) CA
7 3 (3.53%) Meraki
7 3 (3.53%) Fidessa
7 3 (3.53%) Reuters
7 3 (3.53%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.35%) Dell
9 1 (1.18%) HP
9 1 (1.18%) Juniper
9 1 (1.18%) Intel
9 1 (1.18%) Symantec
9 1 (1.18%) Remedy
9 1 (1.18%) BT
9 1 (1.18%) Fortinet
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