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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 46 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 24 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.90% 4.33% 4.03%
As % of the System Software category 47.06% 55.77% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 32
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,375 £21,500 £21,525
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 52 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.17% 7.77% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 91
Average salary £28,000 £29,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% +13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +9 12 £30,500 +41.86% 4
Durham -5 7 £20,000 -36.00% 1
Northumberland -5 5 £25,500 -59.20%
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 32 (49.23%) VMware
3 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
4 27 (41.54%) ITIL
5 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
6 22 (33.85%) Citrix
7 20 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (27.69%) SAN
9 17 (26.15%) Linux
10 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
10 16 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (20.00%) SQL
12 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (18.46%) UNIX
13 12 (18.46%) SharePoint
13 12 (18.46%) LAN
13 12 (18.46%) WAN
13 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
14 11 (16.92%) MS Office
15 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (13.85%) SCCM
16 9 (13.85%) DNS
16 9 (13.85%) Cisco
17 8 (12.31%) Project Management
17 8 (12.31%) SAP
17 8 (12.31%) DHCP
17 8 (12.31%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 16 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (18.46%) SharePoint
6 6 (9.23%) IIS
7 3 (4.62%) IBM Notes
7 3 (4.62%) Lync
8 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.54%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) SAN
2 12 (18.46%) LAN
2 12 (18.46%) WAN
3 9 (13.85%) DNS
4 8 (12.31%) DHCP
5 5 (7.69%) Firewall
6 3 (4.62%) VPN
7 2 (3.08%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.54%) PBX
8 1 (1.54%) VoIP
8 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.54%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Games
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
2 1 (1.54%) Electronics
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) Support Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (18.46%) Support Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Technical Support
4 11 (16.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Server Support
6 8 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (12.31%) Administrator
7 7 (10.77%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (6.15%) Technical Support Analyst
10 4 (6.15%) Server Engineer
10 4 (6.15%) Server Support Analyst
10 4 (6.15%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
1 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
2 4 (6.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Handset
2 1 (1.54%) Replication
2 1 (1.54%) Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) CMDB
2 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (26.15%) Linux
4 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
4 12 (18.46%) UNIX
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.23%) Solaris
7 5 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Project Management
3 6 (9.23%) Change Control
4 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
4 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.08%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.54%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.54%) Requirements Management
6 1 (1.54%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.54%) ERP
6 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.54%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.54%) VBScript
3 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.62%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) MCSE
3 2 (3.08%) MCITP
4 1 (1.54%) MCP
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.62%) XenApp
4 2 (3.08%) XenServer
4 2 (3.08%) UAG
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) SCCM
2 8 (12.31%) WSUS
3 7 (10.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (9.23%) SCOM
5 3 (4.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.54%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) VMware
2 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
3 22 (33.85%) Citrix
4 9 (13.85%) Cisco
5 8 (12.31%) SAP
6 6 (9.23%) Amdocs
6 6 (9.23%) McAfee
6 6 (9.23%) LANDesk
7 3 (4.62%) Altiris
7 3 (4.62%) Lotus
8 2 (3.08%) AppSense
9 1 (1.54%) Sophos
9 1 (1.54%) NetApp
9 1 (1.54%) Apple
9 1 (1.54%) Symantec
9 1 (1.54%) Remedy
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle
9 1 (1.54%) EMC
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