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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 55 37
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 66 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.42% 3.13% 5.87%
As % of the System Software category 55.46% 34.62% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 31
Average salary £30,000 £33,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.77% +47.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £49,500
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
119 78 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.37% 9.04% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 92 62 71
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +22 51 £32,000 -5.88% 4
Doncaster -6 10 £22,000 -45.00% 1
Barnsley - 4 £26,000 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 103 (76.30%) Windows
2 84 (62.22%) Microsoft
3 81 (60.00%) VMware
4 66 (48.89%) Citrix
5 61 (45.19%) MS Exchange
6 60 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 55 (40.74%) MS Office
8 48 (35.56%) Hyper-V
9 42 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (31.11%) MS Excel
10 35 (25.93%) ITIL
10 35 (25.93%) SLA
11 33 (24.44%) SQL Server
12 32 (23.70%) Cisco
12 32 (23.70%) DNS
12 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 30 (22.22%) Windows 7
14 29 (21.48%) XenApp
14 29 (21.48%) NetApp
14 29 (21.48%) SQL
15 28 (20.74%) Exchange Server 2007
16 26 (19.26%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (19.26%) TCP/IP
17 24 (17.78%) SCCM
17 24 (17.78%) XenDesktop
17 24 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
18 23 (17.04%) vSphere
19 20 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
19 20 (14.81%) DHCP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 61 (45.19%) MS Exchange
2 28 (20.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (9.63%) Lync
6 11 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.22%) JBoss
9 3 (2.22%) Apache
9 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.74%) IIS
10 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (40.74%) MS Office
2 42 (31.11%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.44%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.74%) assyst
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.37%) Office 365
2 5 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.70%) DNS
2 26 (19.26%) TCP/IP
3 20 (14.81%) DHCP
3 20 (14.81%) SAN
4 18 (13.33%) Firewall
5 16 (11.85%) LAN
6 15 (11.11%) WAN
7 14 (10.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (10.37%) WAAS
8 12 (8.89%) VPN
9 7 (5.19%) NAS
9 7 (5.19%) VoIP
10 6 (4.44%) Unified Communications
11 4 (2.96%) Wireless
12 3 (2.22%) LDAP
12 3 (2.22%) IPsec
12 3 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.22%) Network Security
13 2 (1.48%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.48%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.19%) MySQL
5 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.48%) Informix
6 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Subversion
1 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.74%) Hudson
General
1 6 (4.44%) Retail
1 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.96%) Electronics
2 4 (2.96%) Military
3 3 (2.22%) Legal
4 2 (1.48%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (18.52%) Analyst
1 25 (18.52%) Support Engineer
2 19 (14.07%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (11.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (10.37%) Architect
5 13 (9.63%) IT Support
5 13 (9.63%) Service Analyst
5 13 (9.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (8.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (7.41%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.67%) Consultant
9 8 (5.93%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.93%) Storage Architect
9 8 (5.93%) Virtualisation Architect
9 8 (5.93%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.19%) Desktop Support
10 7 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 6 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.44%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 6 (4.44%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.70%) EDI
2 4 (2.96%) Web Services
3 3 (2.22%) LINQ
4 2 (1.48%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.48%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) Blackberry
2 10 (7.41%) CLARiiON
2 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.93%) Fat Client
3 8 (5.93%) Celerra
3 8 (5.93%) Thin Client
4 6 (4.44%) Clustering
4 6 (4.44%) FlexPod
5 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) Life Science
6 1 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 103 (76.30%) Windows
2 42 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 19 (14.07%) Windows XP
6 13 (9.63%) Linux
7 10 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 10 (7.41%) UNIX
8 8 (5.93%) Windows 2000
9 7 (5.19%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.96%) Solaris
11 3 (2.22%) AIX
11 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.48%) Android
12 2 (1.48%) HPUX
13 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.93%) ITIL
2 14 (10.37%) Change Management
3 13 (9.63%) Change Control
4 11 (8.15%) ISMS
4 11 (8.15%) Information Security
5 9 (6.67%) CRM
5 9 (6.67%) Migration
6 8 (5.93%) Project Management
6 8 (5.93%) Information Security Management
6 8 (5.93%) Security Management
6 8 (5.93%) Network Management
7 6 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.70%) High Availability
8 5 (3.70%) ERP
8 5 (3.70%) Asset Management
8 5 (3.70%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (2.22%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.22%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.48%) SQL
2 7 (5.19%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.48%) VBScript
4 2 (1.48%) VB
5 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.74%) Java
5 1 (0.74%) Perl
5 1 (0.74%) Python
5 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (19.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.33%) CCA
2 18 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
3 15 (11.11%) MCSE
3 15 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (10.37%) VTSP
4 14 (10.37%) NCDA
4 14 (10.37%) NCIE
5 11 (8.15%) MCITP
6 10 (7.41%) CCEA
7 8 (5.93%) MCTS
7 8 (5.93%) VCAP
7 8 (5.93%) CCIA
8 6 (4.44%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.44%) Degree
8 6 (4.44%) MCSA
8 6 (4.44%) CCEE
9 5 (3.70%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.70%) MCP
10 4 (2.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (25.93%) SLA
2 11 (8.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (35.56%) Hyper-V
3 29 (21.48%) XenApp
4 24 (17.78%) XenDesktop
5 23 (17.04%) vSphere
6 16 (11.85%) vCloud
7 6 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (2.22%) XenServer
10 2 (1.48%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.74%) Xen
11 1 (0.74%) qmail
Systems Management
1 24 (17.78%) SCCM
2 17 (12.59%) SCOM
3 12 (8.89%) SCVMM
4 5 (3.70%) Opsview
4 5 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.74%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.74%) Puppet
5 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.74%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 84 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 81 (60.00%) VMware
3 66 (48.89%) Citrix
4 32 (23.70%) Cisco
5 29 (21.48%) NetApp
6 19 (14.07%) EMC
7 10 (7.41%) 3PAR
8 9 (6.67%) CommVault
8 9 (6.67%) Dell
9 8 (5.93%) Apple
9 8 (5.93%) Oracle
10 6 (4.44%) Symantec
10 6 (4.44%) Remedy
10 6 (4.44%) HP
11 5 (3.70%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.70%) Kaspersky
12 3 (2.22%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.22%) McAfee
12 3 (2.22%) AppSense
12 3 (2.22%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 36k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Sue Ryder
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago