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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 60 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.19% 4.60% 5.56%
As % of the System Software category 57.69% 33.33% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 33
Average salary £37,500 £23,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.04% -32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £34,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
104 63 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.19% 13.79% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 84 58 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,650 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 100 (81.97%) Microsoft
2 93 (76.23%) Windows
3 64 (52.46%) Citrix
4 56 (45.90%) VMware
5 54 (44.26%) Hyper-V
6 50 (40.98%) XenDesktop
7 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
7 46 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 42 (34.43%) Citrix Certification
9 40 (32.79%) MS Excel
10 39 (31.97%) MS Exchange
10 39 (31.97%) CCA
11 36 (29.51%) Cisco
12 32 (26.23%) MS Office
12 32 (26.23%) ITIL
12 32 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 31 (25.41%) MCSE
13 31 (25.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (24.59%) DNS
15 28 (22.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 28 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (21.31%) XenApp
17 25 (20.49%) Windows 7
17 25 (20.49%) Exchange Server 2010
18 23 (18.85%) NetApp
18 23 (18.85%) MCITP
18 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2003
18 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2007
18 23 (18.85%) SCCM
19 22 (18.03%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 39 (31.97%) MS Exchange
2 25 (20.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (12.30%) Lync
5 13 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.92%) IIS
7 4 (3.28%) Apache
7 4 (3.28%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.28%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.82%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (32.79%) MS Excel
2 32 (26.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.82%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.59%) DNS
2 20 (16.39%) TCP/IP
2 20 (16.39%) WAAS
2 20 (16.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (9.84%) DHCP
4 9 (7.38%) NetScaler
5 8 (6.56%) SAN
5 8 (6.56%) Firewall
6 5 (4.10%) VPN
6 5 (4.10%) Unified Communications
6 5 (4.10%) NAS
7 4 (3.28%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (3.28%) HTTP
7 4 (3.28%) LDAP
7 4 (3.28%) Wireless
7 4 (3.28%) VLAN
8 2 (1.64%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.64%) Internet
8 2 (1.64%) VoIP
9 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.28%) MySQL
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.82%) QlikView
5 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) AdminStudio
1 5 (4.10%) MSI
2 4 (3.28%) InstallShield
2 4 (3.28%) Subversion
2 4 (3.28%) TeamCity
2 4 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.28%) Hudson
General
1 13 (10.66%) Legal
2 10 (8.20%) Finance
3 6 (4.92%) Law
4 3 (2.46%) French Language
5 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.64%) Back Office
5 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (27.87%) Consultant
2 23 (18.85%) Analyst
3 21 (17.21%) Microsoft Consultant
4 12 (9.84%) Service Analyst
4 12 (9.84%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (9.02%) Architect
5 11 (9.02%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (9.02%) Support Analyst
5 11 (9.02%) Virtualisation Architect
5 11 (9.02%) Storage Architect
5 11 (9.02%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.20%) IT Support
6 10 (8.20%) Service Manager
6 10 (8.20%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 9 (7.38%) Service Desk Manager
7 9 (7.38%) Citrix Consultant
7 9 (7.38%) IT Support Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Administrator
7 9 (7.38%) FlexPod Consultant
7 9 (7.38%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.11%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.46%) .NET
2 3 (2.46%) LINQ
3 1 (0.82%) EDI
3 1 (0.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) CLARiiON
1 11 (9.02%) Celerra
2 9 (7.38%) FlexPod
3 4 (3.28%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.64%) PDA
6 1 (0.82%) Statistics
6 1 (0.82%) Life Science
6 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.82%) Social Media
6 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.82%) Clustering
6 1 (0.82%) PMI
6 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 93 (76.23%) Windows
2 31 (25.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (20.49%) Windows 7
5 22 (18.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (12.30%) Windows 8
7 13 (10.66%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.10%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (3.28%) Linux
10 3 (2.46%) UNIX
10 3 (2.46%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.23%) ITIL
2 10 (8.20%) Practice Management
3 8 (6.56%) Validation
3 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
3 8 (6.56%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.10%) Project Management
4 5 (4.10%) CRM
5 4 (3.28%) Service Management
5 4 (3.28%) Change Management
5 4 (3.28%) Configuration Management
5 4 (3.28%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (2.46%) Software Licensing
6 3 (2.46%) WFM
6 3 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.46%) Process Management
7 2 (1.64%) Data Management
7 2 (1.64%) Workflow Management
7 2 (1.64%) Workflow
7 2 (1.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.38%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.10%) VBScript
2 5 (4.10%) VB
3 4 (3.28%) Python
3 4 (3.28%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.28%) Java
3 4 (3.28%) Perl
4 2 (1.64%) SQL
5 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (34.43%) Citrix Certification
2 39 (31.97%) CCA
3 32 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (25.41%) MCSE
5 28 (22.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 23 (18.85%) MCITP
7 22 (18.03%) MCTS
8 21 (17.21%) CCEE
9 20 (16.39%) VTSP
9 20 (16.39%) NCDA
9 20 (16.39%) NCIE
10 19 (15.57%) CCEA
11 12 (9.84%) VCAP
11 12 (9.84%) CCIA
12 9 (7.38%) CCAA
13 8 (6.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (4.92%) Degree
14 6 (4.92%) MCP
15 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (2.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (44.26%) Hyper-V
2 50 (40.98%) XenDesktop
3 46 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (21.31%) XenApp
5 21 (17.21%) vCloud
6 20 (16.39%) vSphere
7 15 (12.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.28%) Xen
8 4 (3.28%) XenServer
8 4 (3.28%) qmail
9 3 (2.46%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (18.85%) SCCM
2 13 (10.66%) SCVMM
3 8 (6.56%) SCOM
4 5 (4.10%) AppDNA
5 3 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.46%) Nagios
5 3 (2.46%) Pingdom
6 2 (1.64%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 100 (81.97%) Microsoft
2 64 (52.46%) Citrix
3 56 (45.90%) VMware
4 36 (29.51%) Cisco
5 23 (18.85%) NetApp
6 21 (17.21%) EMC
7 16 (13.11%) Remedy
8 14 (11.48%) HP
8 14 (11.48%) 3PAR
8 14 (11.48%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.28%) AppSense
9 4 (3.28%) Pega
9 4 (3.28%) JBoss
10 3 (2.46%) New Relic
11 2 (1.64%) Dialogic
11 2 (1.64%) Dell
11 2 (1.64%) Nortel
11 2 (1.64%) Avaya
12 1 (0.82%) Apple
12 1 (0.82%) Symantec
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