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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 39 24 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +28
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 29 67 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.73% 9.34% 2.91%
As % of the System Software category 49.15% 69.79% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 19
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
59 96 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.62% 13.39% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 56 70 59
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £24,035 £27,490
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 10 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 76 (88.37%) Windows
2 70 (81.40%) Microsoft
3 57 (66.28%) VMware
4 47 (54.65%) Windows Server
5 44 (51.16%) Citrix
6 41 (47.67%) MS Excel
7 35 (40.70%) vSphere
8 34 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (36.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (27.91%) VMware ESX
12 23 (26.74%) IIS
13 22 (25.58%) DNS
13 22 (25.58%) vCloud
14 20 (23.26%) Oracle
14 20 (23.26%) Oracle Database
15 19 (22.09%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (22.09%) Unix
15 19 (22.09%) MS Exchange
15 19 (22.09%) Finance
15 19 (22.09%) PowerShell
16 18 (20.93%) .NET
17 17 (19.77%) MS Office
17 17 (19.77%) Terminal Services
17 17 (19.77%) Firewall
18 15 (17.44%) .NET Framework
19 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
19 14 (16.28%) ITIL
20 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
20 13 (15.12%) JBoss

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 23 (26.74%) IIS
2 19 (22.09%) MS Exchange
3 13 (15.12%) JBoss
4 11 (12.79%) WebLogic
5 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (9.30%) WebSphere
7 8 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (5.81%) Apache
9 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.49%) nginx
9 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 41 (47.67%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.77%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.49%) Pegasus Opera
2 2 (2.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) SaaS
2 9 (10.47%) Office 365
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.58%) DNS
2 17 (19.77%) Firewall
3 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
4 13 (15.12%) SAN
5 8 (9.30%) NAS
5 8 (9.30%) VPN
6 5 (5.81%) LAN
6 5 (5.81%) WAN
7 4 (4.65%) VLAN
8 3 (3.49%) HTTP
8 3 (3.49%) LDAP
8 3 (3.49%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.49%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (2.33%) DHCP
9 2 (2.33%) Internet
9 2 (2.33%) VoIP
10 1 (1.16%) 3G
10 1 (1.16%) Broadband
10 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) Oracle Database
2 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.49%) MySQL
6 3 (3.49%) QlikView
6 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.49%) SQL CLR
6 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (5.81%) Subversion
1 5 (5.81%) TeamCity
2 3 (3.49%) MSI
3 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.33%) Hudson
3 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.16%) AdminStudio
General
1 19 (22.09%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (36.05%) Consultant
1 31 (36.05%) Technical Consultant
2 17 (19.77%) Citrix Consultant
2 17 (19.77%) Citrix Technical Consultant
2 17 (19.77%) Windows Consultant
2 17 (19.77%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 13 (15.12%) Support Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) IT Support
6 8 (9.30%) Desktop Support
6 8 (9.30%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Exchange Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Network Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) VMware Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) VMware Technical Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) .NET
2 15 (17.44%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.98%) Web Services
4 3 (3.49%) HTML
4 3 (3.49%) HTML5
4 3 (3.49%) LAMP
4 3 (3.49%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.49%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) PKI
2 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.16%) iSeries
5 1 (1.16%) Replication
5 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 76 (88.37%) Windows
2 47 (54.65%) Windows Server
3 34 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (36.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (22.09%) Unix
6 12 (13.95%) Solaris
6 12 (13.95%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (8.14%) Linux
9 4 (4.65%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.49%) Debian
11 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (16.28%) ITIL
3 10 (11.63%) Change Management
4 7 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (8.14%) High Availability
5 6 (6.98%) ERP
5 6 (6.98%) Service Management
6 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.65%) Data Migration
7 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.65%) Migration
7 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.49%) Analytics
8 3 (3.49%) CRM
8 3 (3.49%) Scrum
8 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.09%) PowerShell
2 11 (12.79%) SQL
3 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.49%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.49%) Perl
4 3 (3.49%) Python
4 3 (3.49%) R
4 3 (3.49%) Ruby
4 3 (3.49%) Uniface
4 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.33%) MCSA
3 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MCP
3 1 (1.16%) MCSE
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) SLA
2 6 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 35 (40.70%) vSphere
2 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (27.91%) VMware ESX
4 22 (25.58%) vCloud
5 17 (19.77%) Terminal Services
6 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
6 8 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.49%) XenApp
8 2 (2.33%) BIND 9
8 2 (2.33%) Firmware
8 2 (2.33%) qmail
8 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) SCCM
1 10 (11.63%) SCVMM
2 9 (10.47%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (10.47%) SCOM
3 7 (8.14%) vMotion
4 5 (5.81%) Data Guard
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.33%) Nagios
5 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.33%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 70 (81.40%) Microsoft
2 57 (66.28%) VMware
3 44 (51.16%) Citrix
4 20 (23.26%) Oracle
5 10 (11.63%) Cisco
6 8 (9.30%) HP
7 5 (5.81%) EMC
7 5 (5.81%) NetApp
8 3 (3.49%) Pegasus
8 3 (3.49%) Sage
8 3 (3.49%) Tableau
9 2 (2.33%) AppSense
9 2 (2.33%) New Relic
9 2 (2.33%) Remedy
9 2 (2.33%) SafeCom
10 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.16%) IFS
10 1 (1.16%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.16%) Lotus
10 1 (1.16%) Nimble Storage
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Posted: 2 days ago
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