The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 54 48 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.86% 6.58% 3.43%
As % of the System Software category 58.06% 50.00% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 16
Average salary £33,500 £31,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.06% +16.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Active Directory
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
93 96 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.82% 13.15% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 78 37
Average salary £35,500 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.38% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Sheffield region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Sheffield

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 79 (85.87%) Windows
2 58 (63.04%) Microsoft
3 50 (54.35%) Citrix
3 50 (54.35%) VMware
4 48 (52.17%) MS Office
5 47 (51.09%) SLA
6 43 (46.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (41.30%) MS Exchange
8 36 (39.13%) ITIL
9 30 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (29.35%) SAN
10 27 (29.35%) XenApp
11 26 (28.26%) MS Excel
12 24 (26.09%) SQL
12 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (26.09%) vSphere
13 23 (25.00%) DNS
13 23 (25.00%) SCCM
13 23 (25.00%) Hyper-V
14 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (22.83%) Change Management
15 21 (22.83%) Office 365
16 19 (20.65%) SCOM
16 19 (20.65%) Windows 7
16 19 (20.65%) Lync
16 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (19.57%) DHCP
17 18 (19.57%) TCP/IP
17 18 (19.57%) CommVault
17 18 (19.57%) Information Security

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 38 (41.30%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.65%) Lync
3 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (11.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (6.52%) IIS
9 1 (1.09%) JBoss
9 1 (1.09%) Apache
9 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (52.17%) MS Office
2 26 (28.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) assyst
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.83%) Office 365
2 14 (15.22%) SaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.35%) SAN
2 23 (25.00%) DNS
3 18 (19.57%) DHCP
3 18 (19.57%) TCP/IP
4 15 (16.30%) WAN
4 15 (16.30%) LAN
5 14 (15.22%) Unified Communications
6 13 (14.13%) VPN
7 12 (13.04%) Firewall
8 7 (7.61%) Network Security
8 7 (7.61%) VoIP
8 7 (7.61%) NAS
9 6 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (6.52%) IPsec
10 2 (2.17%) Wireless
11 1 (1.09%) Internet
11 1 (1.09%) MPLS
11 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.09%) LDAP
11 1 (1.09%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.09%) Informix
3 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
General
1 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.43%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Law
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Analyst
2 16 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (14.13%) Support Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Citrix Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Service Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Team Leader
8 7 (7.61%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Technical Support
10 5 (5.43%) Help Desk Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Consultant
11 4 (4.35%) Desktop Support
11 4 (4.35%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) Web Services
1 5 (5.43%) EDI
2 1 (1.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.96%) Thin Client
2 11 (11.96%) Blackberry
2 11 (11.96%) Fat Client
3 6 (6.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 79 (85.87%) Windows
2 30 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (20.65%) Windows 7
4 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.78%) Windows XP
6 7 (7.61%) Linux
6 7 (7.61%) UNIX
7 6 (6.52%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.17%) Solaris
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.09%) AIX
9 1 (1.09%) HPUX
9 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.13%) ITIL
2 21 (22.83%) Change Management
3 18 (19.57%) Information Security
4 17 (18.48%) Change Control
5 15 (16.30%) Migration
6 14 (15.22%) ISMS
6 14 (15.22%) High Availability
7 11 (11.96%) Network Management
7 11 (11.96%) Information Security Management
7 11 (11.96%) Security Management
8 8 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (6.52%) Performance Management
9 6 (6.52%) Network Architecture
9 6 (6.52%) CRM
10 5 (5.43%) ERP
10 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.35%) Service Delivery
12 3 (3.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.09%) SQL
2 14 (15.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.52%) MCSE
3 5 (5.43%) MCSA
4 3 (3.26%) MCP
4 3 (3.26%) MCDST
4 3 (3.26%) MCITP
4 3 (3.26%) Degree
5 1 (1.09%) CCENT
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (51.09%) SLA
2 17 (18.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 43 (46.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (29.35%) XenApp
3 24 (26.09%) vSphere
4 23 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 14 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (15.22%) XenDesktop
5 14 (15.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (6.52%) vCloud
7 5 (5.43%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (25.00%) SCCM
2 19 (20.65%) SCOM
3 18 (19.57%) SCVMM
4 14 (15.22%) vMotion
5 6 (6.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (6.52%) Opsview
6 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 58 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 50 (54.35%) Citrix
2 50 (54.35%) VMware
3 18 (19.57%) CommVault
4 11 (11.96%) Cisco
4 11 (11.96%) Dell
5 9 (9.78%) NetApp
6 6 (6.52%) CheckPoint
6 6 (6.52%) Symantec
6 6 (6.52%) WatchGuard
6 6 (6.52%) Kaspersky
7 3 (3.26%) EMC
8 2 (2.17%) Websense
8 2 (2.17%) Remedy
9 1 (1.09%) McAfee
9 1 (1.09%) BT
9 1 (1.09%) Novell
9 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.09%) Apple
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle
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