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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 46 15 47
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +32
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 70 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.88% 10.62% 2.45%
As % of the System Software category 46.67% 62.50% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23 60 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £21,450 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £48,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.39%
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
60 112 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.31% 17.00% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 102 39
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,540 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 30 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 44 (65.67%) Microsoft
3 39 (58.21%) VMware
4 36 (53.73%) Citrix
5 35 (52.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (44.78%) vSphere
7 25 (37.31%) ITIL
8 24 (35.82%) MS Office
9 23 (34.33%) SLA
9 23 (34.33%) SAN
10 21 (31.34%) MS Exchange
11 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
11 20 (29.85%) XenApp
12 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (26.87%) Cisco
13 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (25.37%) SCCM
14 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (23.88%) Office 365
15 16 (23.88%) SCOM
15 16 (23.88%) Firewall
16 15 (22.39%) Change Management
16 15 (22.39%) SCVMM
16 15 (22.39%) PowerShell
16 15 (22.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 15 (22.39%) CommVault
16 15 (22.39%) VMware ESXi
16 15 (22.39%) High Availability
16 15 (22.39%) SaaS
16 15 (22.39%) vMotion

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (31.34%) MS Exchange
2 14 (20.90%) IIS
3 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (16.42%) Lync
5 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (7.46%) JBoss
6 5 (7.46%) Apache
6 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
6 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
6 5 (7.46%) nginx
7 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (35.82%) MS Office
2 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.49%) MS Project
4 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) assyst
1 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Office 365
2 15 (22.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.33%) SAN
2 16 (23.88%) Firewall
3 12 (17.91%) VPN
4 11 (16.42%) LAN
4 11 (16.42%) WAN
5 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
5 10 (14.93%) Unified Communications
6 9 (13.43%) DNS
7 7 (10.45%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (8.96%) VLAN
8 6 (8.96%) NAS
9 5 (7.46%) Network Security
9 5 (7.46%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (7.46%) HTTP
9 5 (7.46%) LDAP
10 4 (5.97%) VoIP
10 4 (5.97%) DHCP
10 4 (5.97%) IPsec
11 3 (4.48%) Internet
12 2 (2.99%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Subversion
1 5 (7.46%) TeamCity
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.46%) Hudson
1 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (13.43%) Consultant
2 8 (11.94%) Analyst
2 8 (11.94%) IT Support
3 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.49%) NHS
4 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.45%) Linux
5 5 (7.46%) Debian
5 5 (7.46%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.48%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.49%) UNIX
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) ITIL
2 15 (22.39%) Change Management
2 15 (22.39%) High Availability
3 11 (16.42%) Migration
4 6 (8.96%) Information Security
4 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
4 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.46%) DevOps
5 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.97%) Line Management
6 4 (5.97%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.97%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.97%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.48%) Project Management
7 3 (4.48%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) PowerShell
2 14 (20.90%) SQL
3 5 (7.46%) Java
3 5 (7.46%) Perl
3 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.46%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.48%) MCSE
2 3 (4.48%) MCSA
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.49%) MCP
4 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (34.33%) SLA
2 5 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 35 (52.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (44.78%) vSphere
3 20 (29.85%) XenApp
4 15 (22.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 15 (22.39%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (19.40%) Hyper-V
6 12 (17.91%) VMware ESX
6 12 (17.91%) vCloud
7 10 (14.93%) XenDesktop
8 9 (13.43%) Terminal Services
9 5 (7.46%) qmail
10 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) SCCM
2 16 (23.88%) SCOM
3 15 (22.39%) SCVMM
3 15 (22.39%) vMotion
4 5 (7.46%) Nagios
4 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (7.46%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.49%) Opsview
5 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 44 (65.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (58.21%) VMware
3 36 (53.73%) Citrix
4 18 (26.87%) Cisco
5 15 (22.39%) CommVault
6 5 (7.46%) New Relic
7 4 (5.97%) WatchGuard
7 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.48%) NetApp
8 3 (4.48%) EMC
8 3 (4.48%) Juniper
9 2 (2.99%) HP
9 2 (2.99%) Dell
9 2 (2.99%) Remedy
9 2 (2.99%) Websense
10 1 (1.49%) BT
10 1 (1.49%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.49%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.49%) Bomgar
10 1 (1.49%) McAfee
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