The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 47 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 39 86 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.26% 9.34% 6.64%
As % of the System Software category 39.39% 57.33% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 73 44
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +73.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,600 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £46,200 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
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 South Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
99 150 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.81% 16.29% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 83 134 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £25,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -29 27 £40,000 - 4
Doncaster -7 9 £62,500 +129.35% 1
Barnsley +3 3 £23,000 - 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 84 (79.25%) Windows
2 60 (56.60%) VMware
3 54 (50.94%) Microsoft
3 54 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (44.34%) Citrix
5 42 (39.62%) SLA
6 38 (35.85%) MS Office
7 32 (30.19%) ITIL
7 32 (30.19%) MS Exchange
8 31 (29.25%) SAN
8 31 (29.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (29.25%) vSphere
9 26 (24.53%) SQL
10 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
10 25 (23.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (23.58%) SCCM
11 24 (22.64%) XenApp
11 24 (22.64%) Cisco
12 22 (20.75%) Firewall
12 22 (20.75%) Hyper-V
12 22 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (19.81%) Migration
14 19 (17.92%) Change Management
15 18 (16.98%) DNS
15 18 (16.98%) VMware ESXi
15 18 (16.98%) SCOM
16 17 (16.04%) SCVMM
16 17 (16.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 17 (16.04%) High Availability
16 17 (16.04%) Office 365

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 32 (30.19%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.15%) IIS
2 15 (14.15%) Lync
3 13 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (8.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.89%) nginx
7 2 (1.89%) JBoss
7 2 (1.89%) Apache
7 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (35.85%) MS Office
2 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.77%) MS Project
4 4 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Primavera
1 1 (0.94%) Teamcenter
1 1 (0.94%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.04%) SaaS
1 17 (16.04%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (29.25%) SAN
2 22 (20.75%) Firewall
3 18 (16.98%) DNS
4 16 (15.09%) LAN
4 16 (15.09%) WAN
4 16 (15.09%) TCP/IP
5 14 (13.21%) Unified Communications
6 13 (12.26%) DHCP
7 11 (10.38%) VPN
8 7 (6.60%) VoIP
8 7 (6.60%) NAS
9 6 (5.66%) Network Security
10 5 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (4.72%) IPsec
11 4 (3.77%) VLAN
12 3 (2.83%) LDAP
13 2 (1.89%) HTTP
13 2 (1.89%) Internet
13 2 (1.89%) MPLS
13 2 (1.89%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Subversion
1 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.89%) Hudson
1 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (19.81%) Analyst
2 14 (13.21%) Support Analyst
3 11 (10.38%) Support Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (8.49%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Consultant
5 8 (7.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) IT Support
6 7 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.66%) Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Service Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.72%) Technical Support
8 5 (4.72%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.72%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.94%) Web Services
2 1 (0.94%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Thin Client
1 12 (11.32%) Fat Client
1 12 (11.32%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.43%) Blackberry
2 10 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.72%) Clustering
4 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.94%) NHS
5 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 84 (79.25%) Windows
2 31 (29.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (16.04%) Linux
5 15 (14.15%) Windows 7
6 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.60%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.72%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.77%) UNIX
10 2 (1.89%) Debian
10 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) ITIL
2 21 (19.81%) Migration
3 19 (17.92%) Change Management
4 17 (16.04%) High Availability
5 14 (13.21%) Information Security
6 12 (11.32%) Change Control
7 10 (9.43%) Asset Management
8 9 (8.49%) Project Management
8 9 (8.49%) ISMS
9 8 (7.55%) Network Management
9 8 (7.55%) Information Security Management
9 8 (7.55%) Security Management
10 6 (5.66%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.72%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (4.72%) Network Architecture
11 5 (4.72%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (4.72%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.72%) Cyber Security
11 5 (4.72%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.72%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.53%) SQL
2 16 (15.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.89%) Python
3 2 (1.89%) Java
3 2 (1.89%) Perl
3 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (23.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.60%) Degree
3 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) HND
4 4 (3.77%) MCSE
5 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.89%) MCITP
6 2 (1.89%) CCA
6 2 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.89%) MCSA
6 2 (1.89%) MCP
7 1 (0.94%) NCDA
7 1 (0.94%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.94%) CCNP
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (39.62%) SLA
2 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 54 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (29.25%) vSphere
3 24 (22.64%) XenApp
4 22 (20.75%) Hyper-V
5 18 (16.98%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (16.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 14 (13.21%) XenDesktop
8 13 (12.26%) VMware ESX
9 12 (11.32%) vCloud
10 9 (8.49%) Terminal Services
11 7 (6.60%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.89%) qmail
Systems Management
1 25 (23.58%) SCCM
2 18 (16.98%) SCOM
3 17 (16.04%) SCVMM
3 17 (16.04%) vMotion
4 4 (3.77%) Opsview
4 4 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.89%) Nagios
5 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.89%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.94%) Legato
6 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 60 (56.60%) VMware
2 54 (50.94%) Microsoft
3 47 (44.34%) Citrix
4 24 (22.64%) Cisco
5 17 (16.04%) CommVault
6 15 (14.15%) NetApp
7 9 (8.49%) Dell
8 5 (4.72%) Symantec
8 5 (4.72%) WatchGuard
9 4 (3.77%) Kaspersky
9 4 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.77%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (3.77%) Oracle
9 4 (3.77%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.77%) Juniper
10 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.89%) Apple
10 2 (1.89%) Websense
10 2 (1.89%) New Relic
11 1 (0.94%) BT
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