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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 61 39 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.46% 4.97% 5.47%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 44.83% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 33
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £44,500
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
122 87 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.91% 11.10% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 95 63 75
Average salary £33,750 £31,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.48% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -6 42 £34,000 +4.61% 4
Doncaster -8 10 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Barnsley - 9 £23,000 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 98 (75.38%) Windows
2 88 (67.69%) Microsoft
3 81 (62.31%) VMware
4 60 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 59 (45.38%) Citrix
6 58 (44.62%) MS Exchange
7 54 (41.54%) Hyper-V
8 45 (34.62%) MS Office
9 44 (33.85%) MS Excel
10 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (27.69%) SQL Server
11 36 (27.69%) Cisco
12 34 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 32 (24.62%) ITIL
13 32 (24.62%) DNS
14 30 (23.08%) Windows 7
15 28 (21.54%) NetApp
16 27 (20.77%) Microsoft Certification
16 27 (20.77%) Exchange Server 2007
16 27 (20.77%) XenApp
16 27 (20.77%) XenDesktop
17 26 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 25 (19.23%) SCCM
18 25 (19.23%) vSphere
18 25 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
19 24 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2003
20 23 (17.69%) SQL
20 23 (17.69%) TCP/IP
21 22 (16.92%) EMC
21 22 (16.92%) CCA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (44.62%) MS Exchange
2 27 (20.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 25 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (8.46%) Lync
7 6 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.31%) Apache
9 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.31%) JBoss
10 2 (1.54%) IIS
11 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 45 (34.62%) MS Office
2 44 (33.85%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.77%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.77%) assyst
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.23%) Office 365
2 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (24.62%) DNS
2 23 (17.69%) TCP/IP
3 18 (13.85%) DHCP
3 18 (13.85%) Firewall
4 17 (13.08%) WAAS
4 17 (13.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (10.77%) SAN
6 13 (10.00%) LAN
7 12 (9.23%) WAN
8 8 (6.15%) VPN
9 6 (4.62%) NAS
9 6 (4.62%) Wireless
10 5 (3.85%) VoIP
11 3 (2.31%) Internet
11 3 (2.31%) LDAP
12 2 (1.54%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.54%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.54%) IPsec
12 2 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.38%) MySQL
5 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.54%) Informix
6 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.77%) QlikView
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Subversion
1 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.77%) Hudson
General
1 5 (3.85%) Legal
2 4 (3.08%) Military
2 4 (3.08%) Electronics
3 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.31%) Law
3 3 (2.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
4 2 (1.54%) Finance
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (18.46%) Analyst
2 22 (16.92%) Support Engineer
3 17 (13.08%) Architect
3 17 (13.08%) IT Support
4 13 (10.00%) Consultant
4 13 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (9.23%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.46%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (8.46%) Storage Architect
6 11 (8.46%) Virtualisation Architect
6 11 (8.46%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 10 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (5.38%) Desktop Support
9 7 (5.38%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) FlexPod Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) EDI
2 4 (3.08%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.08%) Web Services
3 3 (2.31%) LINQ
4 2 (1.54%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 11 (8.46%) Celerra
3 7 (5.38%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.62%) FlexPod
4 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.31%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.31%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.54%) Clustering
7 2 (1.54%) PDA
8 1 (0.77%) Life Science
8 1 (0.77%) Replication
8 1 (0.77%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 98 (75.38%) Windows
2 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 26 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (13.85%) Windows XP
7 13 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.92%) Linux
9 8 (6.15%) Windows 2000
10 6 (4.62%) Windows Vista
10 6 (4.62%) UNIX
11 4 (3.08%) Solaris
12 3 (2.31%) AIX
12 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.31%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.54%) HPUX
13 2 (1.54%) Android
14 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.62%) ITIL
2 11 (8.46%) Project Management
3 10 (7.69%) Change Management
4 8 (6.15%) CRM
5 7 (5.38%) Migration
5 7 (5.38%) Service Delivery
6 5 (3.85%) ISMS
7 4 (3.08%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.08%) Information Security
7 4 (3.08%) ERP
7 4 (3.08%) Change Control
8 3 (2.31%) Network Management
8 3 (2.31%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.31%) Service Management
8 3 (2.31%) Process Management
8 3 (2.31%) Practice Management
8 3 (2.31%) Information Security Management
8 3 (2.31%) Security Management
9 2 (1.54%) Workflow
9 2 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.69%) SQL
2 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.54%) VBScript
3 2 (1.54%) VB
4 1 (0.77%) Python
4 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.77%) Java
4 1 (0.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (20.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (16.92%) CCA
2 22 (16.92%) Citrix Certification
3 20 (15.38%) MCSE
4 18 (13.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (13.08%) NCDA
5 17 (13.08%) NCIE
5 17 (13.08%) VTSP
6 16 (12.31%) MCITP
7 15 (11.54%) CCEA
8 13 (10.00%) MCTS
9 11 (8.46%) VCAP
9 11 (8.46%) CCIA
10 9 (6.92%) Degree
11 8 (6.15%) MCSA
12 6 (4.62%) MCP
12 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
12 6 (4.62%) CCEE
13 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
14 4 (3.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.15%) SLA
2 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (41.54%) Hyper-V
3 27 (20.77%) XenApp
3 27 (20.77%) XenDesktop
4 25 (19.23%) vSphere
5 19 (14.62%) vCloud
6 8 (6.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.31%) XenServer
8 2 (1.54%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.77%) Xen
9 1 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.77%) qmail
Systems Management
1 25 (19.23%) SCCM
2 16 (12.31%) SCOM
3 10 (7.69%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.77%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.77%) Puppet
4 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.77%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.77%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.77%) Opsview
4 1 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.77%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 88 (67.69%) Microsoft
2 81 (62.31%) VMware
3 59 (45.38%) Citrix
4 36 (27.69%) Cisco
5 28 (21.54%) NetApp
6 22 (16.92%) EMC
7 14 (10.77%) 3PAR
8 11 (8.46%) HP
9 9 (6.92%) Remedy
10 8 (6.15%) Oracle
11 6 (4.62%) Apple
11 6 (4.62%) ServiceNow
12 5 (3.85%) CommVault
12 5 (3.85%) Dell
13 4 (3.08%) AppSense
14 3 (2.31%) McAfee
14 3 (2.31%) Pega
14 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.54%) Symantec
15 2 (1.54%) Novell
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Dixons Carphone
Posted: 16 days ago
Mexborough
Eden Lea
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago