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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 42 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.48% 4.69% 4.10%
As % of the System Software category 47.19% 45.00% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 26
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
89 60 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.62% 10.42% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 69 56 54
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -30.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,800 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 75 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 73 (71.57%) Windows
3 61 (59.80%) VMware
4 58 (56.86%) Citrix
5 48 (47.06%) MS Exchange
5 48 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 44 (43.14%) Hyper-V
7 36 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 32 (31.37%) ITIL
9 31 (30.39%) Cisco
10 30 (29.41%) MS Office
10 30 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 29 (28.43%) SQL Server
11 29 (28.43%) DNS
12 27 (26.47%) XenApp
12 27 (26.47%) XenDesktop
12 27 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
14 24 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (23.53%) NetApp
14 24 (23.53%) vSphere
14 24 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (22.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (22.55%) Exchange Server 2003
16 22 (21.57%) EMC
16 22 (21.57%) CCA
16 22 (21.57%) Citrix Certification
17 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
17 21 (20.59%) SLA
18 20 (19.61%) SCCM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 48 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 26 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (22.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (8.82%) Lync
7 6 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.94%) JBoss
8 3 (2.94%) Apache
8 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.96%) IIS
10 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 30 (29.41%) MS Office
3 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.98%) assyst
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.43%) DNS
2 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 17 (16.67%) WAAS
3 17 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (15.69%) DHCP
5 13 (12.75%) SAN
6 10 (9.80%) Firewall
7 9 (8.82%) LAN
7 9 (8.82%) WAN
8 6 (5.88%) NAS
9 5 (4.90%) VPN
10 4 (3.92%) VoIP
11 3 (2.94%) LDAP
11 3 (2.94%) Wireless
12 2 (1.96%) IPv4
12 2 (1.96%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.96%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.96%) VLAN
13 1 (0.98%) Network Security
13 1 (0.98%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (28.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.94%) MySQL
5 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.96%) Informix
6 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.98%) QlikView
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Subversion
1 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.98%) Hudson
General
1 5 (4.90%) Legal
2 3 (2.94%) Law
3 2 (1.96%) Retail
3 2 (1.96%) Back Office
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (20.59%) Analyst
2 13 (12.75%) Consultant
2 13 (12.75%) Architect
3 12 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 12 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (10.78%) Support Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (10.78%) Virtualisation Architect
4 11 (10.78%) Storage Architect
4 11 (10.78%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 10 (9.80%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (9.80%) Service Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
8 6 (5.88%) Administrator
8 6 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) Web Services
1 4 (3.92%) EDI
1 4 (3.92%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.94%) LINQ
3 2 (1.96%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) CLARiiON
2 11 (10.78%) Celerra
3 7 (6.86%) Blackberry
4 6 (5.88%) FlexPod
5 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.94%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.94%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.96%) Clustering
7 2 (1.96%) PDA
8 1 (0.98%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 73 (71.57%) Windows
2 30 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (22.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 10 (9.80%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.88%) UNIX
7 6 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.90%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.92%) Solaris
9 4 (3.92%) Linux
10 3 (2.94%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.96%) AIX
11 2 (1.96%) HPUX
12 1 (0.98%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) ITIL
2 10 (9.80%) Change Management
3 8 (7.84%) CRM
4 7 (6.86%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.88%) Project Management
6 5 (4.90%) ISMS
7 4 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.92%) Information Security
7 4 (3.92%) ERP
7 4 (3.92%) Change Control
8 3 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.94%) Service Management
8 3 (2.94%) Process Management
8 3 (2.94%) Migration
8 3 (2.94%) Practice Management
8 3 (2.94%) Information Security Management
8 3 (2.94%) Security Management
8 3 (2.94%) Network Management
9 2 (1.96%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.96%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.78%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.96%) VBScript
3 2 (1.96%) VB
4 1 (0.98%) Python
4 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.98%) Java
4 1 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (21.57%) CCA
2 22 (21.57%) Citrix Certification
3 19 (18.63%) MCSE
4 18 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (16.67%) NCDA
5 17 (16.67%) NCIE
5 17 (16.67%) VTSP
6 16 (15.69%) MCITP
7 15 (14.71%) CCEA
8 13 (12.75%) MCTS
9 11 (10.78%) VCAP
9 11 (10.78%) CCIA
10 6 (5.88%) CCEE
10 6 (5.88%) MCSA
11 5 (4.90%) MCP
11 5 (4.90%) Degree
12 4 (3.92%) CCAA
13 3 (2.94%) MCDST
14 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.59%) SLA
2 4 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (43.14%) Hyper-V
3 27 (26.47%) XenApp
3 27 (26.47%) XenDesktop
4 24 (23.53%) vSphere
5 19 (18.63%) vCloud
6 4 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.94%) XenServer
8 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.98%) Xen
8 1 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.98%) qmail
Systems Management
1 20 (19.61%) SCCM
2 16 (15.69%) SCOM
3 10 (9.80%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.98%) Puppet
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.98%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.98%) Opsview
4 1 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.98%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 75 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 61 (59.80%) VMware
3 58 (56.86%) Citrix
4 31 (30.39%) Cisco
5 24 (23.53%) NetApp
6 22 (21.57%) EMC
7 14 (13.73%) 3PAR
8 9 (8.82%) Remedy
8 9 (8.82%) HP
9 6 (5.88%) ServiceNow
10 5 (4.90%) Dell
10 5 (4.90%) CommVault
11 4 (3.92%) AppSense
12 3 (2.94%) Oracle
12 3 (2.94%) Pega
13 2 (1.96%) McAfee
13 2 (1.96%) Novell
13 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.96%) Symantec
14 1 (0.98%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,500 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Dixons Carphone
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago