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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 71 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.33% 2.48% 4.00%
As % of the System Software category 59.66% 34.15% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 60 13 23
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £20,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,500 £45,000
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
119 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.32% 7.27% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 108 37 45
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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 31 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 114 (88.37%) Windows
2 103 (79.84%) Microsoft
3 56 (43.41%) VMware
4 48 (37.21%) Citrix
5 47 (36.43%) MS Excel
6 46 (35.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (34.88%) SQL Server
8 43 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (31.01%) Hyper-V
10 35 (27.13%) ITIL
10 35 (27.13%) MS Exchange
10 35 (27.13%) XenDesktop
11 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (25.58%) MS Office
13 31 (24.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (23.26%) Citrix Certification
14 30 (23.26%) DNS
14 30 (23.26%) Windows 7
15 29 (22.48%) MCSE
16 28 (21.71%) TCP/IP
17 27 (20.93%) CCA
17 27 (20.93%) SCCM
18 25 (19.38%) vSphere
18 25 (19.38%) Cisco
19 23 (17.83%) IIS
20 21 (16.28%) HP
21 20 (15.50%) Windows XP
21 20 (15.50%) vCloud
21 20 (15.50%) MCITP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (27.13%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.83%) IIS
3 18 (13.95%) Lync
3 18 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (13.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (9.30%) Apache
8 10 (7.75%) Tomcat
8 10 (7.75%) WebLogic
9 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
10 4 (3.10%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 47 (36.43%) MS Excel
2 33 (25.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) Office 365
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.26%) DNS
2 28 (21.71%) TCP/IP
3 14 (10.85%) DHCP
3 14 (10.85%) Firewall
4 13 (10.08%) VPN
4 13 (10.08%) SAN
5 12 (9.30%) VLAN
5 12 (9.30%) OpenLDAP
5 12 (9.30%) HTTP
5 12 (9.30%) LDAP
6 9 (6.98%) WAAS
6 9 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (6.20%) NetScaler
8 7 (5.43%) NAS
9 5 (3.88%) Unified Communications
10 4 (3.10%) Internet
11 3 (2.33%) Wireless
12 2 (1.55%) VoIP
12 2 (1.55%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.30%) MySQL
3 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) QlikView
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
1 10 (7.75%) TeamCity
1 10 (7.75%) Hudson
1 10 (7.75%) Subversion
2 5 (3.88%) MSI
2 5 (3.88%) AdminStudio
3 4 (3.10%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (10.85%) Finance
2 12 (9.30%) Legal
3 6 (4.65%) Law
4 5 (3.88%) French Language
5 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (28.68%) Consultant
2 22 (17.05%) Analyst
3 20 (15.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 17 (13.18%) Administrator
5 12 (9.30%) IT Support
5 12 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.53%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (8.53%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.53%) Service Analyst
7 10 (7.75%) Service Manager
8 9 (6.98%) Service Desk Manager
8 9 (6.98%) IT Support Analyst
9 8 (6.20%) Citrix Consultant
10 7 (5.43%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 7 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (5.43%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Applications Consultant
11 6 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
12 5 (3.88%) Windows Administrator
12 5 (3.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.63%) Application Packaging
2 9 (6.98%) .NET
3 3 (2.33%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.78%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.43%) Clustering
2 5 (3.88%) Celerra
2 5 (3.88%) CLARiiON
3 4 (3.10%) FlexPod
4 3 (2.33%) Social Media
5 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.55%) PDA
6 1 (0.78%) Statistics
6 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 114 (88.37%) Windows
2 43 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (23.26%) Windows 7
5 20 (15.50%) Windows XP
6 15 (11.63%) Windows 8
7 13 (10.08%) Linux
8 7 (5.43%) Debian
9 5 (3.88%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) ITIL
2 13 (10.08%) Problem Management
3 12 (9.30%) Validation
4 10 (7.75%) Practice Management
4 10 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (5.43%) Configuration Management
5 7 (5.43%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.88%) WFM
7 5 (3.88%) Project Management
8 4 (3.10%) Change Management
9 3 (2.33%) Performance Management
9 3 (2.33%) Change Control
9 3 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.33%) Service Management
10 2 (1.55%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (1.55%) Workflow
10 2 (1.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.55%) Migration
10 2 (1.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.40%) PowerShell
2 10 (7.75%) Python
2 10 (7.75%) Java
2 10 (7.75%) Perl
2 10 (7.75%) Bash Shell
3 6 (4.65%) VB
4 5 (3.88%) VBScript
5 4 (3.10%) SQL
6 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (24.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (23.26%) Citrix Certification
3 29 (22.48%) MCSE
4 27 (20.93%) CCA
5 20 (15.50%) MCITP
6 17 (13.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (12.40%) MCTS
7 16 (12.40%) CCEE
8 12 (9.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (9.30%) CCEA
9 9 (6.98%) NCDA
9 9 (6.98%) NCIE
9 9 (6.98%) VTSP
10 8 (6.20%) CCAA
11 7 (5.43%) MCP
12 6 (4.65%) CCIA
12 6 (4.65%) VCAP
12 6 (4.65%) Degree
13 3 (2.33%) MCSA
13 3 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (35.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (31.01%) Hyper-V
3 35 (27.13%) XenDesktop
4 25 (19.38%) vSphere
5 20 (15.50%) vCloud
6 19 (14.73%) XenApp
7 15 (11.63%) VMware ESX
8 14 (10.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (9.30%) Xen
10 10 (7.75%) qmail
11 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (20.93%) SCCM
2 12 (9.30%) SCVMM
3 10 (7.75%) SCOM
4 7 (5.43%) Nagios
4 7 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.43%) Pingdom
5 5 (3.88%) AppDNA
6 2 (1.55%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.55%) WSUS
7 1 (0.78%) OPNET
Vendors
1 103 (79.84%) Microsoft
2 56 (43.41%) VMware
3 48 (37.21%) Citrix
4 25 (19.38%) Cisco
5 21 (16.28%) HP
6 14 (10.85%) ServiceNow
6 14 (10.85%) Remedy
7 11 (8.53%) NetApp
8 10 (7.75%) EMC
8 10 (7.75%) JBoss
9 7 (5.43%) 3PAR
9 7 (5.43%) New Relic
10 4 (3.10%) Dell
10 4 (3.10%) Pega
11 3 (2.33%) IBM
11 3 (2.33%) AppSense
12 2 (1.55%) Nortel
12 2 (1.55%) Symantec
12 2 (1.55%) Avaya
12 2 (1.55%) Dialogic
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 9 days ago