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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 69 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.23% 5.34% 6.00%
As % of the System Software category 53.49% 36.19% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 22 38
Average salary £36,000 £23,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% -34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £16,150 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £37,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
129 105 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.52% 14.75% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 97 70 91
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
(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 -1 55 £37,500 +66.66%
Barnsley - 9 £21,500 - 1
Doncaster -6 3 - - 3
Rotherham +15 1 £20,500 -26.78% 2
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 116 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 114 (75.00%) Windows
3 83 (54.61%) VMware
4 70 (46.05%) Citrix
5 64 (42.11%) Hyper-V
6 63 (41.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 58 (38.16%) SQL Server
8 52 (34.21%) MS Exchange
9 50 (32.89%) XenDesktop
10 49 (32.24%) Cisco
10 49 (32.24%) MS Excel
11 44 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 42 (27.63%) Citrix Certification
13 41 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 39 (25.66%) CCA
15 38 (25.00%) DNS
15 38 (25.00%) MS Office
16 36 (23.68%) NetApp
17 34 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 34 (22.37%) SCCM
18 32 (21.05%) ITIL
18 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
18 32 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
19 30 (19.74%) MCSE
20 29 (19.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 29 (19.08%) XenApp
20 29 (19.08%) Windows 7
21 27 (17.76%) Exchange Server 2003
21 27 (17.76%) EMC
22 25 (16.45%) Exchange Server 2007

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 52 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 32 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (17.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 25 (16.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (9.87%) Lync
6 14 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.97%) Apache
9 3 (1.97%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.97%) JBoss
10 2 (1.32%) IIS
10 2 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 49 (32.24%) MS Excel
2 38 (25.00%) MS Office
3 9 (5.92%) MS Visio
3 9 (5.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.66%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.00%) DNS
2 22 (14.47%) WAAS
2 22 (14.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 21 (13.82%) DHCP
4 20 (13.16%) TCP/IP
5 19 (12.50%) Firewall
6 9 (5.92%) Wireless
6 9 (5.92%) LAN
7 8 (5.26%) NetScaler
8 7 (4.61%) WAN
8 7 (4.61%) SAN
9 6 (3.95%) VPN
10 5 (3.29%) Internet
11 4 (2.63%) VoIP
11 4 (2.63%) NAS
12 3 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.32%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.32%) VLAN
13 2 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (38.16%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.66%) QlikView
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) Informix
5 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.63%) AdminStudio
1 4 (2.63%) MSI
2 3 (1.97%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.66%) Subversion
3 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.66%) Hudson
General
1 9 (5.92%) Legal
2 8 (5.26%) Military
3 7 (4.61%) Finance
4 6 (3.95%) Electronics
5 5 (3.29%) Law
6 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.32%) French Language
7 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (19.08%) Analyst
1 29 (19.08%) Consultant
2 20 (13.16%) Architect
3 18 (11.84%) Support Analyst
3 18 (11.84%) Microsoft Consultant
4 17 (11.18%) Support Engineer
5 15 (9.87%) IT Support
6 12 (7.89%) Storage Architect
6 12 (7.89%) Virtualisation Architect
6 12 (7.89%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 12 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.24%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (6.58%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (6.58%) Service Analyst
8 10 (6.58%) FlexPod Consultant
8 10 (6.58%) Technology Consultant
9 9 (5.92%) Technical Support
9 9 (5.92%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.21%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.63%) EDI
3 3 (1.97%) LINQ
4 1 (0.66%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) CLARiiON
2 12 (7.89%) Celerra
3 10 (6.58%) FlexPod
4 7 (4.61%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.29%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.29%) Chip and PIN
6 5 (3.29%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) PDA
8 1 (0.66%) Life Science
8 1 (0.66%) Clustering
8 1 (0.66%) PMI
8 1 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 114 (75.00%) Windows
2 44 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (19.08%) Windows 7
6 21 (13.82%) Windows 8
7 15 (9.87%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.92%) Linux
9 5 (3.29%) Windows 2000
9 5 (3.29%) UNIX
10 4 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.97%) Solaris
12 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.32%) Android
12 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.66%) AIX
13 1 (0.66%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.05%) ITIL
2 15 (9.87%) Project Management
3 12 (7.89%) Migration
4 9 (5.92%) Service Delivery
4 9 (5.92%) CRM
5 7 (4.61%) Data Management
6 6 (3.95%) ERP
6 6 (3.95%) Practice Management
6 6 (3.95%) Validation
6 6 (3.95%) Problem Management
7 5 (3.29%) Asset Management
7 5 (3.29%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (2.63%) Service Management
9 3 (1.97%) Process Management
9 3 (1.97%) Change Management
9 3 (1.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (1.97%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.32%) Software Licensing
10 2 (1.32%) WFM
10 2 (1.32%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.87%) SQL
2 6 (3.95%) VBScript
2 6 (3.95%) VB
2 6 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.97%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.66%) Python
4 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.66%) Java
4 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (27.63%) Citrix Certification
2 39 (25.66%) CCA
3 34 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (19.74%) MCSE
5 29 (19.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 23 (15.13%) MCITP
7 22 (14.47%) NCDA
7 22 (14.47%) NCIE
7 22 (14.47%) MCTS
7 22 (14.47%) VTSP
8 21 (13.82%) CCEE
9 20 (13.16%) CCEA
10 13 (8.55%) Degree
11 12 (7.89%) VCAP
11 12 (7.89%) CCIA
12 9 (5.92%) CCAA
13 8 (5.26%) MCP
13 8 (5.26%) HND
14 6 (3.95%) Security Cleared
14 6 (3.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.24%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 63 (41.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (32.89%) XenDesktop
4 29 (19.08%) XenApp
5 25 (16.45%) vSphere
6 24 (15.79%) vCloud
7 21 (13.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.63%) XenServer
9 2 (1.32%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.66%) Xen
10 1 (0.66%) qmail
Systems Management
1 34 (22.37%) SCCM
2 12 (7.89%) SCVMM
3 11 (7.24%) SCOM
4 4 (2.63%) AppDNA
5 2 (1.32%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.66%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.66%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.66%) Puppet
6 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 116 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 83 (54.61%) VMware
3 70 (46.05%) Citrix
4 49 (32.24%) Cisco
5 36 (23.68%) NetApp
6 27 (17.76%) EMC
7 17 (11.18%) HP
8 15 (9.87%) 3PAR
9 12 (7.89%) Remedy
10 11 (7.24%) Oracle
11 9 (5.92%) ServiceNow
12 5 (3.29%) Apple
13 4 (2.63%) AppSense
14 3 (1.97%) Dell
14 3 (1.97%) Pega
15 2 (1.32%) Veeam
15 2 (1.32%) McAfee
15 2 (1.32%) Mitel
15 2 (1.32%) Symantec
15 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Barnsley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago