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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 65 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.53% 6.06% 7.89%
As % of the System Software category 55.08% 47.20% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 36
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £21,600 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
118 125 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.85% 12.85% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 92 97 87
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -1 54 £32,500 +4.83% 6
Rotherham +14 4 £29,000 -25.64%
Doncaster -16 3 £28,500 -5.00% 3
Barnsley - 1 £31,000 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 101 (84.87%) Windows
2 67 (56.30%) VMware
3 65 (54.62%) Microsoft
4 62 (52.10%) MS Office
5 51 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 50 (42.02%) Citrix
7 49 (41.18%) MS Exchange
8 48 (40.34%) SLA
9 37 (31.09%) ITIL
10 36 (30.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (29.41%) SQL
12 32 (26.89%) Windows 7
13 30 (25.21%) Hyper-V
13 30 (25.21%) SAN
14 29 (24.37%) MS Excel
15 26 (21.85%) Windows Server 2003
15 26 (21.85%) XenApp
15 26 (21.85%) SCCM
16 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (19.33%) DNS
18 22 (18.49%) vSphere
18 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (17.65%) Office 365
19 21 (17.65%) TCP/IP
20 20 (16.81%) Change Management
20 20 (16.81%) Lync
21 19 (15.97%) DHCP
21 19 (15.97%) LAN
21 19 (15.97%) Windows XP
22 18 (15.13%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 49 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.81%) Lync
3 16 (13.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (13.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (9.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.20%) IIS
8 1 (0.84%) JBoss
8 1 (0.84%) Apache
8 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 62 (52.10%) MS Office
2 29 (24.37%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.84%) assyst
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.65%) Office 365
2 13 (10.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.21%) SAN
2 23 (19.33%) DNS
3 21 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 19 (15.97%) DHCP
4 19 (15.97%) LAN
5 18 (15.13%) WAN
6 15 (12.61%) Firewall
7 13 (10.92%) VPN
7 13 (10.92%) Unified Communications
8 8 (6.72%) VoIP
9 7 (5.88%) Network Security
9 7 (5.88%) NAS
10 6 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (5.04%) IPsec
11 4 (3.36%) Wireless
12 2 (1.68%) Internet
12 2 (1.68%) VLAN
13 1 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.84%) MPLS
13 1 (0.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.52%) MySQL
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.84%) Informix
5 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.04%) Retail
3 2 (1.68%) Electronics
3 2 (1.68%) Military
4 1 (0.84%) Law
4 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (21.01%) Analyst
2 23 (19.33%) Support Engineer
3 22 (18.49%) 2nd Line Support
4 14 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.92%) Support Analyst
6 12 (10.08%) IT Support
7 11 (9.24%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (8.40%) Service Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 10 (8.40%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 9 (7.56%) Citrix Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) Desktop Support
11 7 (5.88%) Team Leader
11 7 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 6 (5.04%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (5.04%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (4.20%) IT Support Technician
13 5 (4.20%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) Web Services
1 5 (4.20%) EDI
2 1 (0.84%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.24%) Thin Client
2 11 (9.24%) Blackberry
2 11 (9.24%) Fat Client
3 6 (5.04%) Clustering
4 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.84%) NHS
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) iPad
5 1 (0.84%) Replication
5 1 (0.84%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 101 (84.87%) Windows
2 36 (30.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (26.89%) Windows 7
4 26 (21.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (15.97%) Windows XP
7 11 (9.24%) Linux
8 7 (5.88%) Windows Vista
8 7 (5.88%) UNIX
9 6 (5.04%) Windows 2000
10 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.68%) Solaris
11 2 (1.68%) AIX
12 1 (0.84%) HPUX
12 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.09%) ITIL
2 20 (16.81%) Change Management
3 18 (15.13%) Information Security
4 17 (14.29%) Change Control
5 16 (13.45%) Migration
6 14 (11.76%) ISMS
7 13 (10.92%) High Availability
8 11 (9.24%) Network Management
8 11 (9.24%) Information Security Management
8 11 (9.24%) Security Management
9 8 (6.72%) Asset Management
9 8 (6.72%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.04%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.04%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (5.04%) Performance Management
10 6 (5.04%) Network Architecture
10 6 (5.04%) CRM
11 5 (4.20%) ERP
11 5 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.41%) SQL
2 13 (10.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.88%) MCSE
3 5 (4.20%) MCSA
3 5 (4.20%) Degree
4 4 (3.36%) MCP
5 3 (2.52%) MCDST
5 3 (2.52%) MCITP
5 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.68%) HND
7 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.84%) CCA
7 1 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.84%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (40.34%) SLA
2 17 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 51 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (25.21%) Hyper-V
3 26 (21.85%) XenApp
4 22 (18.49%) vSphere
5 13 (10.92%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (10.92%) XenDesktop
5 13 (10.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (3.36%) vCloud
7 3 (2.52%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (21.85%) SCCM
2 18 (15.13%) SCOM
3 17 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 13 (10.92%) vMotion
5 6 (5.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (5.04%) Opsview
6 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 67 (56.30%) VMware
2 65 (54.62%) Microsoft
3 50 (42.02%) Citrix
4 17 (14.29%) CommVault
5 14 (11.76%) Cisco
6 12 (10.08%) NetApp
7 11 (9.24%) Dell
8 6 (5.04%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.04%) Symantec
8 6 (5.04%) WatchGuard
8 6 (5.04%) Kaspersky
9 4 (3.36%) Apple
9 4 (3.36%) EMC
9 4 (3.36%) Oracle
10 3 (2.52%) Websense
11 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.68%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.68%) HP
11 2 (1.68%) Remedy
11 2 (1.68%) McAfee
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