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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 39 19 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 44 87 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.96% 9.32% 4.64%
As % of the System Software category 45.83% 59.18% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34 73 30
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +53.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £46,200 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
96 147 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.82% 15.76% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 85 133 77
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 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 31 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 -31 30 £40,000 - 7
Doncaster -1 9 £60,000 +118.18% 1
Barnsley +7 5 £23,000 - 2
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 78 (82.11%) Windows
2 56 (58.95%) VMware
3 49 (51.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (49.47%) Microsoft
5 38 (40.00%) Citrix
6 33 (34.74%) Cisco
7 31 (32.63%) vSphere
8 29 (30.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (30.53%) ITIL
8 29 (30.53%) Firewall
9 28 (29.47%) MS Office
9 28 (29.47%) MS Exchange
10 27 (28.42%) SCCM
11 26 (27.37%) SLA
11 26 (27.37%) SAN
11 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
13 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (23.16%) SQL
15 21 (22.11%) Hyper-V
16 20 (21.05%) XenApp
16 20 (21.05%) Linux
17 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 19 (20.00%) IIS
17 19 (20.00%) Migration
18 18 (18.95%) Office 365
19 17 (17.89%) SCOM
20 16 (16.84%) PowerShell
20 16 (16.84%) VMware ESXi
20 16 (16.84%) Change Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 28 (29.47%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.00%) IIS
3 15 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (11.58%) Lync
6 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (6.32%) JBoss
7 6 (6.32%) Apache
7 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
7 6 (6.32%) nginx
7 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (29.47%) MS Office
2 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.26%) MS Project
4 5 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.05%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Primavera
1 1 (1.05%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.05%) assyst
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.95%) Office 365
2 15 (15.79%) SaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.53%) Firewall
2 26 (27.37%) SAN
3 15 (15.79%) VPN
4 14 (14.74%) LAN
4 14 (14.74%) WAN
5 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
6 10 (10.53%) DNS
6 10 (10.53%) Unified Communications
7 9 (9.47%) VLAN
8 7 (7.37%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (7.37%) LDAP
9 6 (6.32%) HTTP
9 6 (6.32%) OpenLDAP
9 6 (6.32%) NAS
10 5 (5.26%) Network Security
10 5 (5.26%) DHCP
11 4 (4.21%) VoIP
11 4 (4.21%) IPsec
12 3 (3.16%) Internet
13 2 (2.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) MySQL
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Subversion
1 6 (6.32%) TeamCity
1 6 (6.32%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.32%) Hudson
1 6 (6.32%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.05%) Banking
2 1 (1.05%) Retail
2 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (13.68%) Analyst
2 10 (10.53%) IT Support
3 9 (9.47%) Consultant
3 9 (9.47%) Support Analyst
3 9 (9.47%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (8.42%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.32%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) Administrator
5 6 (6.32%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.32%) Architect
5 6 (6.32%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (6.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.32%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Server Specialist
7 4 (4.21%) Applications Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 5 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.11%) Clustering
4 2 (2.11%) EPoS
5 1 (1.05%) NHS
5 1 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 78 (82.11%) Windows
2 29 (30.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (21.05%) Linux
5 12 (12.63%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.42%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.32%) Debian
9 4 (4.21%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.05%) UNIX
12 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) ITIL
2 19 (20.00%) Migration
3 16 (16.84%) Change Management
4 15 (15.79%) High Availability
5 8 (8.42%) Project Management
6 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.32%) Information Security
7 6 (6.32%) DevOps
8 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.26%) Cyber Security
8 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.26%) Server Hardening
8 5 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.21%) Data Management
9 4 (4.21%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (4.21%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.21%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.16%) SQL
2 16 (16.84%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
3 6 (6.32%) Python
3 6 (6.32%) Java
3 6 (6.32%) Perl
4 2 (2.11%) C#
5 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.42%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.37%) Degree
4 4 (4.21%) HND
4 4 (4.21%) MCSE
5 3 (3.16%) MCSA
6 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.11%) MCITP
6 2 (2.11%) MCP
7 1 (1.05%) NCDA
7 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.05%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.05%) CCNP
7 1 (1.05%) CCA
7 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (27.37%) SLA
2 5 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 49 (51.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (32.63%) vSphere
3 21 (22.11%) Hyper-V
4 20 (21.05%) XenApp
5 16 (16.84%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (15.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 13 (13.68%) VMware ESX
8 12 (12.63%) vCloud
9 10 (10.53%) XenDesktop
10 9 (9.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (9.47%) Terminal Services
11 6 (6.32%) qmail
Systems Management
1 27 (28.42%) SCCM
2 17 (17.89%) SCOM
3 15 (15.79%) SCVMM
3 15 (15.79%) vMotion
4 6 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.32%) Pingdom
4 6 (6.32%) Nagios
5 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.05%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.05%) Opsview
5 1 (1.05%) Legato
Vendors
1 56 (58.95%) VMware
2 47 (49.47%) Microsoft
3 38 (40.00%) Citrix
4 33 (34.74%) Cisco
5 16 (16.84%) NetApp
6 15 (15.79%) CommVault
7 7 (7.37%) Juniper
8 6 (6.32%) New Relic
9 4 (4.21%) WatchGuard
9 4 (4.21%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.21%) Oracle
9 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.16%) HP
10 3 (3.16%) Dell
10 3 (3.16%) EMC
11 2 (2.11%) Symantec
11 2 (2.11%) Remedy
11 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.11%) Websense
12 1 (1.05%) BT
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26.5k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ant Marketing
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Doncaster
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago