The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 35 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 42 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.77% 3.91% 6.10%
As % of the System Software category 51.22% 46.03% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 42
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £18,320 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
82 63 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.26% 8.50% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 79 49 72
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +9 32 £28,750 +15.00% 9
Durham -12 4 £31,500 +23.52% 1
Northumberland - 3 £26,000 -
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 56 (87.50%) Windows
2 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
3 26 (40.63%) VMware
4 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (35.94%) MS Exchange
6 20 (31.25%) Citrix
7 19 (29.69%) ITIL
8 18 (28.13%) SAN
9 16 (25.00%) UNIX
9 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 15 (23.44%) Linux
11 14 (21.88%) SharePoint
12 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
13 12 (18.75%) MCSE
13 12 (18.75%) MS Office
14 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (15.63%) LAN
15 10 (15.63%) WAN
16 9 (14.06%) SQL
16 9 (14.06%) DNS
16 9 (14.06%) SLA
16 9 (14.06%) WSUS
16 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
17 8 (12.50%) SCCM
17 8 (12.50%) SCOM
17 8 (12.50%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (35.94%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.88%) SharePoint
3 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (9.38%) IIS
7 5 (7.81%) Lync
8 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (4.69%) IBM Notes
10 2 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.56%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) SAN
2 10 (15.63%) LAN
2 10 (15.63%) WAN
3 9 (14.06%) DNS
4 7 (10.94%) DHCP
5 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.81%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (6.25%) iSCSI
7 4 (6.25%) 4G
7 4 (6.25%) VPN
8 3 (4.69%) Unified Communications
9 2 (3.13%) Firewall
9 2 (3.13%) PBX
10 1 (1.56%) VoIP
10 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.56%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Electronics
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Support Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (23.44%) Analyst
4 12 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Server Support
6 7 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.94%) Administrator
6 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Server Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.81%) Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Support Technician
8 5 (7.81%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (7.81%) IT Support
8 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 4 (6.25%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
1 6 (9.38%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Handset
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Life Science
2 2 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) EPoS
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) DTV
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) AS400
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 56 (87.50%) Windows
2 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (25.00%) UNIX
4 15 (23.44%) Linux
5 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
6 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (9.38%) Solaris
9 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 6 (9.38%) Change Control
2 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (7.81%) Service Management
4 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.13%) Logistics
6 2 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.56%) Project Management
7 1 (1.56%) ERP
7 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.56%) Identity Management
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.56%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.56%) High Availability
7 1 (1.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.56%) C#
3 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.56%) VBScript
3 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.75%) MCSE
3 7 (10.94%) MCITP
3 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
5 4 (6.25%) MCTS
5 4 (6.25%) MCSA
6 3 (4.69%) CCNA
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.69%) MCP
7 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.81%) XenApp
2 5 (7.81%) vSphere
2 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.13%) UAG
4 2 (3.13%) XenServer
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) WSUS
2 8 (12.50%) SCCM
2 8 (12.50%) SCOM
3 7 (10.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.13%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.56%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.56%) SCSM
5 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (40.63%) VMware
3 20 (31.25%) Citrix
4 8 (12.50%) SAP
5 6 (9.38%) LANDesk
5 6 (9.38%) Amdocs
5 6 (9.38%) McAfee
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco
6 4 (6.25%) Sun
7 3 (4.69%) Lotus
8 2 (3.13%) Altiris
8 2 (3.13%) AppSense
8 2 (3.13%) HP
9 1 (1.56%) Dell
9 1 (1.56%) EMC
9 1 (1.56%) IBM
9 1 (1.56%) NetApp
9 1 (1.56%) Sophos
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle
9 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
People Source Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
IT HR
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Car Allowance & Training
Posted: 18 days ago
Prudhoe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago