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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 24 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 69 89 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.34% 9.04% 4.26%
As % of the System Software category 58.97% 61.38% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 57 68 21
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,850 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
117 145 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.15% 14.74% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 103 124 78
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -7 57 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Barnsley +8 6 £23,000 +4.54%
Doncaster +3 5 £60,000 +122.22% 1
Rotherham +5 1 £25,000 -7.40% 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 99 (88.39%) Windows
2 72 (64.29%) VMware
3 65 (58.04%) Microsoft
4 59 (52.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 56 (50.00%) Citrix
6 48 (42.86%) vSphere
7 47 (41.96%) Firewall
8 42 (37.50%) MS Excel
9 38 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (33.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 34 (30.36%) Cisco
12 32 (28.57%) IIS
13 31 (27.68%) MS Exchange
14 30 (26.79%) ITIL
15 29 (25.89%) VMware ESX
16 28 (25.00%) SCCM
16 28 (25.00%) MS Office
16 28 (25.00%) Linux
17 27 (24.11%) vCloud
18 26 (23.21%) SLA
19 25 (22.32%) SAN
20 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
21 20 (17.86%) DNS
21 20 (17.86%) Terminal Services
21 20 (17.86%) Office 365
22 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
23 18 (16.07%) SCOM
23 18 (16.07%) Windows 7
23 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
24 17 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (28.57%) IIS
2 31 (27.68%) MS Exchange
3 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (9.82%) JBoss
6 11 (9.82%) Apache
7 9 (8.04%) Tomcat
7 9 (8.04%) WebLogic
7 9 (8.04%) nginx
8 7 (6.25%) Lync
9 4 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.79%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 42 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 28 (25.00%) MS Office
3 7 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.46%) MS Project
4 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.89%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Primavera
1 1 (0.89%) Teamcenter
1 1 (0.89%) assyst
1 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.86%) Office 365
2 16 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (41.96%) Firewall
2 25 (22.32%) SAN
3 20 (17.86%) DNS
4 17 (15.18%) VPN
5 16 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 13 (11.61%) NAS
7 11 (9.82%) VLAN
7 11 (9.82%) OpenLDAP
8 10 (8.93%) WAN
8 10 (8.93%) LDAP
8 10 (8.93%) LAN
9 9 (8.04%) HTTP
10 7 (6.25%) DHCP
11 6 (5.36%) VoIP
11 6 (5.36%) Unified Communications
12 5 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.79%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.79%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (1.79%) FTP
13 2 (1.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.29%) MySQL
3 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (8.04%) Subversion
1 9 (8.04%) TeamCity
1 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
1 9 (8.04%) Hudson
1 9 (8.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Banking
3 3 (2.68%) Retail
3 3 (2.68%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (17.86%) Consultant
2 17 (15.18%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (9.82%) Administrator
3 11 (9.82%) Analyst
4 10 (8.93%) Support Engineer
4 10 (8.93%) Exchange Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (8.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (8.04%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 8 (7.14%) IT Support
7 7 (6.25%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 7 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) Network Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.04%) .NET
2 2 (1.79%) LAMP
3 1 (0.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.79%) EPoS
4 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Replication
5 1 (0.89%) Clustering
5 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.89%) iPhone
5 1 (0.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 99 (88.39%) Windows
2 38 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (33.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (25.00%) Linux
5 18 (16.07%) Windows 7
6 13 (11.61%) UNIX
6 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (9.82%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.04%) Debian
9 4 (3.57%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.68%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.79%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.89%) Android
12 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.89%) AIX
12 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.89%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.79%) ITIL
2 17 (15.18%) Change Management
2 17 (15.18%) Migration
3 16 (14.29%) High Availability
4 11 (9.82%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (8.93%) Configuration Management
6 9 (8.04%) Project Management
6 9 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.04%) DevOps
7 6 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.46%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (4.46%) Data Management
8 5 (4.46%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.46%) Server Hardening
9 4 (3.57%) Line Management
9 4 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.57%) Cyber Security
9 4 (3.57%) Programme Management
9 4 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.18%) PowerShell
2 16 (14.29%) SQL
3 9 (8.04%) Python
3 9 (8.04%) Java
3 9 (8.04%) Perl
3 9 (8.04%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.04%) SC Cleared
2 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.46%) Degree
4 4 (3.57%) HND
5 3 (2.68%) MCSE
5 3 (2.68%) MCITP
6 2 (1.79%) MCP
6 2 (1.79%) MCSA
6 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.89%) MCTS
7 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.89%) CCNP
7 1 (0.89%) CCA
7 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.89%) NCDA
7 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.89%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (52.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (42.86%) vSphere
3 29 (25.89%) VMware ESX
4 27 (24.11%) vCloud
5 20 (17.86%) Terminal Services
6 17 (15.18%) Hyper-V
6 17 (15.18%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (14.29%) XenApp
8 11 (9.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (8.04%) qmail
9 9 (8.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (6.25%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.79%) Samba
11 2 (1.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (25.00%) SCCM
2 18 (16.07%) SCOM
3 16 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 16 (14.29%) vMotion
4 9 (8.04%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.04%) Pingdom
4 9 (8.04%) Nagios
5 2 (1.79%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.89%) WSUS
6 1 (0.89%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.89%) Legato
Vendors
1 72 (64.29%) VMware
2 65 (58.04%) Microsoft
3 56 (50.00%) Citrix
4 34 (30.36%) Cisco
5 17 (15.18%) NetApp
6 11 (9.82%) Oracle
6 11 (9.82%) CommVault
7 9 (8.04%) New Relic
8 8 (7.14%) HP
8 8 (7.14%) Juniper
9 5 (4.46%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.46%) EMC
10 4 (3.57%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.68%) Dell
12 2 (1.79%) IBM
12 2 (1.79%) Symantec
12 2 (1.79%) Remedy
12 2 (1.79%) McAfee
12 2 (1.79%) Spiceworks
12 2 (1.79%) WatchGuard
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