The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 82 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.95% 8.13% 7.09%
As % of the System Software category 50.62% 50.42% 59.82%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 58
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £16,500 £20,910
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £35,150 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
162 119 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.70% 16.12% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 122 89 97
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +18 63 £32,500 +20.37% 7
Doncaster +7 13 £30,000 +81.81%
Rotherham -16 5 £48,000 +123.25%
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 106 (92.98%) Windows
2 78 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 60 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (43.86%) VMware
5 47 (41.23%) MS Excel
6 42 (36.84%) MS Exchange
7 37 (32.46%) TCP/IP
8 36 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (28.07%) ITIL
11 29 (25.44%) Firewall
11 29 (25.44%) Windows 7
12 27 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
13 25 (21.93%) Cisco
14 24 (21.05%) IIS
15 23 (20.18%) MS Office
15 23 (20.18%) VPN
15 23 (20.18%) Windows XP
16 22 (19.30%) SCCM
17 20 (17.54%) DNS
17 20 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
18 19 (16.67%) HP
18 19 (16.67%) SQL
19 18 (15.79%) vSphere
20 16 (14.04%) VMware ESX
20 16 (14.04%) Linux
20 16 (14.04%) Citrix
21 15 (13.16%) SAN
21 15 (13.16%) Project Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 42 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 24 (21.05%) IIS
3 20 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (11.40%) Apache
5 11 (9.65%) Lync
6 9 (7.89%) Tomcat
6 9 (7.89%) WebLogic
7 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
8 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (4.39%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.88%) CMS
11 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 47 (41.23%) MS Excel
2 23 (20.18%) MS Office
3 8 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (7.02%) MS Project
3 8 (7.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (32.46%) TCP/IP
2 29 (25.44%) Firewall
3 23 (20.18%) VPN
4 20 (17.54%) DNS
5 15 (13.16%) SAN
6 14 (12.28%) WAN
6 14 (12.28%) LAN
7 13 (11.40%) LDAP
8 11 (9.65%) HTTP
8 11 (9.65%) OpenLDAP
8 11 (9.65%) VLAN
9 10 (8.77%) DHCP
10 9 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (7.02%) Network Security
12 7 (6.14%) Cisco PIX
13 6 (5.26%) NAS
14 5 (4.39%) Internet
15 4 (3.51%) Unified Communications
15 4 (3.51%) VoIP
16 3 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) MySQL
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
1 9 (7.89%) TeamCity
1 9 (7.89%) Subversion
1 9 (7.89%) Hudson
2 1 (0.88%) MSI
2 1 (0.88%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.88%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (10.53%) Military
1 12 (10.53%) Electronics
2 11 (9.65%) Finance
3 4 (3.51%) French Language
3 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.51%) Legal
3 4 (3.51%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.63%) Back Office
5 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (15.79%) Consultant
2 16 (14.04%) Administrator
3 14 (12.28%) Analyst
3 14 (12.28%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (11.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.02%) IT Support
7 7 (6.14%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (6.14%) Desktop Support
7 7 (6.14%) Security Officer
7 7 (6.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 6 (5.26%) Support Manager
8 6 (5.26%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Service Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Windows Administrator
9 5 (4.39%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.39%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) .NET
2 3 (2.63%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.75%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.88%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Chip and PIN
2 9 (7.89%) Thin Client
2 9 (7.89%) Fat Client
3 7 (6.14%) Clustering
4 6 (5.26%) PKI
5 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.63%) Social Media
6 1 (0.88%) PMI
6 1 (0.88%) Firmware
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
6 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 106 (92.98%) Windows
2 60 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (25.44%) Windows 7
5 27 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (20.18%) Windows XP
7 16 (14.04%) Linux
8 15 (13.16%) Windows 8
9 7 (6.14%) Debian
10 5 (4.39%) Windows 2000
11 4 (3.51%) VMS
12 3 (2.63%) UNIX
12 3 (2.63%) AIX
12 3 (2.63%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.75%) Fedora
13 2 (1.75%) SUSE
13 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.75%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) ITIL
2 15 (13.16%) Project Management
3 13 (11.40%) Problem Management
4 9 (7.89%) Validation
4 9 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (7.89%) Strategic Planning
5 8 (7.02%) Asset Management
5 8 (7.02%) Data Management
5 8 (7.02%) Migration
6 7 (6.14%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 6 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.26%) CRM
8 4 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.51%) Information Management
8 4 (3.51%) Communications Security
8 4 (3.51%) Practice Management
8 4 (3.51%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.67%) SQL
2 12 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 9 (7.89%) Python
3 9 (7.89%) Java
3 9 (7.89%) Perl
3 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.63%) C#
4 3 (2.63%) Delphi
5 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.75%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.53%) Degree
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.65%) MCSE
3 8 (7.02%) MCITP
3 8 (7.02%) HND
4 5 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.63%) CCA
5 3 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.63%) CCNP
6 2 (1.75%) VCAP
6 2 (1.75%) CCEE
6 2 (1.75%) CCIA
6 2 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.75%) MCTS
6 2 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (0.88%) CCNA
7 1 (0.88%) CISSP
7 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (15.79%) vSphere
3 16 (14.04%) VMware ESX
4 15 (13.16%) Hyper-V
5 11 (9.65%) Xen
5 11 (9.65%) vCloud
6 9 (7.89%) qmail
7 8 (7.02%) XenApp
8 7 (6.14%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.63%) Terminal Server
9 3 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (19.30%) SCCM
2 7 (6.14%) Nagios
2 7 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.26%) SCOM
4 4 (3.51%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.75%) WSUS
6 2 (1.75%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.75%) Legato
7 1 (0.88%) OpenView
7 1 (0.88%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.88%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.88%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.88%) SCSM
Vendors
1 78 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 50 (43.86%) VMware
3 25 (21.93%) Cisco
4 19 (16.67%) HP
5 16 (14.04%) Citrix
6 9 (7.89%) JBoss
6 9 (7.89%) Oracle
6 9 (7.89%) Websense
7 8 (7.02%) NetApp
8 7 (6.14%) Dell
8 7 (6.14%) New Relic
9 6 (5.26%) Symantec
9 6 (5.26%) McAfee
10 5 (4.39%) IBM
10 5 (4.39%) Remedy
10 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow
11 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.51%) Avaya
12 3 (2.63%) Juniper
12 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds
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