The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 62 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.86% 3.15% 3.25%
As % of the System Software category 59.62% 40.91% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 16 19
Average salary £40,000 £22,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.82% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £20,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
104 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.53% 7.69% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 96 39 35
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
South Yorkshire

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 22 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 113 (89.68%) Windows
2 105 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 51 (40.48%) VMware
4 48 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 42 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 42 (33.33%) Citrix
6 42 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (27.78%) ITIL
7 35 (27.78%) MS Exchange
7 35 (27.78%) Hyper-V
8 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (26.19%) XenDesktop
8 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (25.40%) MS Office
10 31 (24.60%) Windows 7
11 30 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 29 (23.02%) TCP/IP
12 29 (23.02%) DNS
13 28 (22.22%) MCSE
14 27 (21.43%) Cisco
14 27 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
15 24 (19.05%) HP
15 24 (19.05%) CCA
15 24 (19.05%) SCCM
16 23 (18.25%) IIS
16 23 (18.25%) Windows XP
16 23 (18.25%) vSphere
17 20 (15.87%) MCITP
18 19 (15.08%) vCloud

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 35 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 23 (18.25%) IIS
3 17 (13.49%) Lync
3 17 (13.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (8.73%) Apache
6 11 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (7.14%) WebLogic
7 9 (7.14%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.17%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.79%) CMS
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 32 (25.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Office 365
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.02%) TCP/IP
1 29 (23.02%) DNS
2 16 (12.70%) Firewall
3 15 (11.90%) VPN
4 14 (11.11%) DHCP
5 12 (9.52%) SAN
6 11 (8.73%) HTTP
6 11 (8.73%) LDAP
6 11 (8.73%) VLAN
6 11 (8.73%) OpenLDAP
7 8 (6.35%) WAAS
7 8 (6.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (5.56%) NetScaler
8 7 (5.56%) NAS
9 4 (3.17%) Wireless
9 4 (3.17%) Internet
9 4 (3.17%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.38%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.73%) MySQL
3 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Subversion
1 9 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 9 (7.14%) Hudson
2 5 (3.97%) MSI
2 5 (3.97%) AdminStudio
3 4 (3.17%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (13.49%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Legal
3 6 (4.76%) French Language
4 5 (3.97%) Law
5 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.59%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (28.57%) Consultant
2 23 (18.25%) Analyst
3 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Consultant
4 15 (11.90%) Administrator
5 12 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 12 (9.52%) IT Support
6 11 (8.73%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.73%) Service Analyst
6 11 (8.73%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (6.35%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Service Manager
8 8 (6.35%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
9 7 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
9 7 (5.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 6 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
10 6 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.97%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 5 (3.97%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 9 (7.14%) .NET
3 3 (2.38%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.79%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.56%) Clustering
2 4 (3.17%) CLARiiON
2 4 (3.17%) Celerra
2 4 (3.17%) FlexPod
3 3 (2.38%) Social Media
4 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.59%) PKI
4 2 (1.59%) PDA
5 1 (0.79%) Statistics
5 1 (0.79%) PMI
5 1 (0.79%) Firmware
5 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 113 (89.68%) Windows
2 48 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (24.60%) Windows 7
5 23 (18.25%) Windows XP
6 13 (10.32%) Windows 8
7 12 (9.52%) Linux
8 7 (5.56%) Debian
9 4 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.59%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.78%) ITIL
2 16 (12.70%) Problem Management
3 15 (11.90%) Validation
4 9 (7.14%) Practice Management
4 9 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 6 (4.76%) Project Management
6 6 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.97%) WFM
8 4 (3.17%) Change Management
9 3 (2.38%) Service Management
9 3 (2.38%) Change Control
9 3 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.38%) Performance Management
10 2 (1.59%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (1.59%) Time Management
10 2 (1.59%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (1.59%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (1.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 9 (7.14%) Python
2 9 (7.14%) Java
2 9 (7.14%) Perl
3 6 (4.76%) VB
4 5 (3.97%) VBScript
5 3 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (22.22%) MCSE
3 27 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
4 24 (19.05%) CCA
5 20 (15.87%) MCITP
6 16 (12.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (12.70%) CCEE
7 15 (11.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 15 (11.90%) MCTS
8 10 (7.94%) CCEA
9 8 (6.35%) NCDA
9 8 (6.35%) NCIE
9 8 (6.35%) VTSP
10 7 (5.56%) CCAA
10 7 (5.56%) MCP
11 5 (3.97%) VCAP
11 5 (3.97%) Degree
11 5 (3.97%) CCIA
12 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (3.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 33 (26.19%) XenDesktop
4 23 (18.25%) vSphere
5 19 (15.08%) vCloud
6 15 (11.90%) XenApp
6 15 (11.90%) VMware ESX
7 13 (10.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (8.73%) Xen
9 9 (7.14%) qmail
10 1 (0.79%) XenServer
10 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (19.05%) SCCM
2 10 (7.94%) SCVMM
3 7 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.56%) SCOM
3 7 (5.56%) Nagios
3 7 (5.56%) Pingdom
4 5 (3.97%) AppDNA
5 2 (1.59%) WSUS
6 1 (0.79%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.79%) OPNET
Vendors
1 105 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 51 (40.48%) VMware
3 42 (33.33%) Citrix
4 27 (21.43%) Cisco
5 24 (19.05%) HP
6 12 (9.52%) Remedy
6 12 (9.52%) ServiceNow
7 9 (7.14%) NetApp
7 9 (7.14%) JBoss
7 9 (7.14%) EMC
8 7 (5.56%) New Relic
9 5 (3.97%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.17%) Dell
11 3 (2.38%) IBM
11 3 (2.38%) Pega
11 3 (2.38%) Websense
12 2 (1.59%) Dialogic
12 2 (1.59%) Nortel
12 2 (1.59%) Avaya
12 2 (1.59%) Symantec
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