The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Skipton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 8.62% 18.75% -
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 0
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
North 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 Skipton region.

System Software Category
Skipton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 8.62% 28.13% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 6
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,650 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Skipton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Skipton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Skipton region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Skipton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Sage
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) CCNA
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Facilities Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Sage
3 1 (16.67%) Vignette