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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 63 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.28% 4.23% 3.37%
As % of the System Software category 68.48% 65.00% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 20 21
Average salary £26,000 £25,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £20,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
92 40 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.09% 6.50% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72 34 61
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £23,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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 +13 57 £26,000 +1.96% 6
Durham 0 3 £16,500 -19.51%
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 63 (68.48%) Windows
2 56 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 44 (47.83%) ITIL
4 39 (42.39%) MS Exchange
5 37 (40.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (40.22%) Firewall
6 29 (31.52%) SQL Server
7 28 (30.43%) MS Office
8 27 (29.35%) VMware
9 26 (28.26%) SAN
10 25 (27.17%) NetApp
11 24 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (23.91%) Cisco
13 22 (23.91%) MCDST
13 22 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2003
14 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
15 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (21.74%) Blackberry
15 20 (21.74%) WAN
16 19 (20.65%) LAN
16 19 (20.65%) SharePoint
16 19 (20.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 19 (20.65%) Lync
16 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
17 18 (19.57%) MS Excel
17 18 (19.57%) SQL
18 15 (16.30%) Replication

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 39 (42.39%) MS Exchange
2 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2003
2 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (20.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 19 (20.65%) SharePoint
4 19 (20.65%) Lync
5 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (9.78%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (30.43%) MS Office
2 18 (19.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.09%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (40.22%) Firewall
2 26 (28.26%) SAN
3 20 (21.74%) WAN
4 19 (20.65%) LAN
5 12 (13.04%) DHCP
5 12 (13.04%) DNS
6 11 (11.96%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (8.70%) NAS
8 2 (2.17%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.17%) VoIP
8 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.17%) VPN
9 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.09%) PBX
9 1 (1.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.52%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (32.61%) Support Engineer
2 18 (19.57%) Field Engineer
3 17 (18.48%) Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) IT Support
7 6 (6.52%) Junior
7 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.43%) Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Graduate
8 5 (5.43%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.43%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) Web Services
2 6 (6.52%) .NET
3 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.43%) HTML
3 5 (5.43%) CSS
3 5 (5.43%) Ajax
3 5 (5.43%) jQuery
3 5 (5.43%) HTML5
3 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 15 (16.30%) Replication
3 3 (3.26%) PDA
3 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Handset
4 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.09%) iPhone
4 1 (1.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 63 (68.48%) Windows
2 24 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.96%) Windows XP
6 10 (10.87%) Windows 7
7 9 (9.78%) Windows 8
8 7 (7.61%) Linux
9 4 (4.35%) Windows Vista
9 4 (4.35%) Android
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.09%) CentOS
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.09%) Debian
10 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.83%) ITIL
2 9 (9.78%) Project Management
3 6 (6.52%) CRM
3 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.43%) OO
5 4 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 4 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 4 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.26%) Service Management
6 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.17%) Change Management
7 2 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.09%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.09%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) SQL
2 11 (11.96%) VBScript
2 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (40.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (23.91%) MCDST
3 11 (11.96%) MCSE
3 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.78%) MCSA
5 8 (8.70%) MCP
5 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.35%) MCTS
6 4 (4.35%) MCITP
7 2 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.09%) CCNA
8 1 (1.09%) Degree
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.26%) vSphere
4 2 (2.17%) XenApp
4 2 (2.17%) XenServer
4 2 (2.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.09%) Firmware
5 1 (1.09%) Samba
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) WSUS
2 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.35%) VMware
3 25 (27.17%) NetApp
4 22 (23.91%) Cisco
5 15 (16.30%) EMC
6 8 (8.70%) Citrix
7 7 (7.61%) HP
8 2 (2.17%) Dell
8 2 (2.17%) CA
8 2 (2.17%) Peregrine
8 2 (2.17%) Remedy
8 2 (2.17%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.09%) Apple
9 1 (1.09%) Sage
9 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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