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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 46 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 45 77 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.68% 8.47% 8.98%
As % of the System Software category 44.12% 55.40% 56.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29 57 55
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +47.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,100 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
102 139 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.61% 15.29% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 81 113 104
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £42,500
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -18 34 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Doncaster -21 8 £62,500 +108.33% 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 94 (83.19%) Windows
2 67 (59.29%) VMware
3 60 (53.10%) Microsoft
4 58 (51.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 55 (48.67%) Citrix
6 52 (46.02%) MS Office
7 49 (43.36%) SLA
8 41 (36.28%) MS Exchange
9 38 (33.63%) ITIL
10 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (30.09%) vSphere
11 34 (30.09%) SAN
12 29 (25.66%) SQL
12 29 (25.66%) XenApp
13 27 (23.89%) MS Excel
14 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Certification
14 26 (23.01%) SCCM
15 24 (21.24%) Hyper-V
16 23 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (20.35%) Change Management
17 21 (18.58%) Migration
17 21 (18.58%) Office 365
17 21 (18.58%) SCOM
18 20 (17.70%) SCVMM
18 20 (17.70%) Windows 7
18 20 (17.70%) VMware ESXi
18 20 (17.70%) CommVault
18 20 (17.70%) Cisco
18 20 (17.70%) DNS
19 19 (16.81%) SaaS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 41 (36.28%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.93%) Lync
3 16 (14.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (13.27%) IIS
5 11 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (9.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 52 (46.02%) MS Office
2 27 (23.89%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.77%) MS Project
4 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) assyst
1 1 (0.88%) Primavera
1 1 (0.88%) Teamcenter
1 1 (0.88%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.58%) Office 365
2 19 (16.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (30.09%) SAN
2 20 (17.70%) DNS
3 17 (15.04%) Firewall
3 17 (15.04%) TCP/IP
3 17 (15.04%) LAN
4 16 (14.16%) Unified Communications
4 16 (14.16%) WAN
5 15 (13.27%) DHCP
6 13 (11.50%) VPN
7 9 (7.96%) NAS
8 8 (7.08%) Network Security
9 7 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (6.19%) IPsec
10 5 (4.42%) VoIP
11 2 (1.77%) MPLS
11 2 (1.77%) Internet
11 2 (1.77%) Wireless
11 2 (1.77%) VLAN
11 2 (1.77%) PABX
12 1 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.65%) MySQL
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (23.01%) Analyst
2 15 (13.27%) Support Analyst
3 14 (12.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (11.50%) Support Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (8.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) IT Support
7 9 (7.96%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Citrix Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Service Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Consultant
9 7 (6.19%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.31%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 6 (5.31%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (4.42%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Management Information System
1 12 (10.62%) Blackberry
1 12 (10.62%) Thin Client
1 12 (10.62%) Data Centre
1 12 (10.62%) Fat Client
2 7 (6.19%) Clustering
3 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) Replication
4 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 94 (83.19%) Windows
2 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (17.70%) Windows 7
5 17 (15.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (13.27%) Linux
7 12 (10.62%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.31%) UNIX
8 6 (5.31%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.65%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.63%) ITIL
2 23 (20.35%) Change Management
3 21 (18.58%) Migration
4 19 (16.81%) High Availability
5 18 (15.93%) Information Security
6 16 (14.16%) Change Control
7 12 (10.62%) ISMS
8 10 (8.85%) Information Security Management
8 10 (8.85%) Security Management
8 10 (8.85%) Network Management
9 9 (7.96%) Asset Management
10 7 (6.19%) Performance Management
10 7 (6.19%) Network Architecture
10 7 (6.19%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.19%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.42%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.42%) Project Management
12 5 (4.42%) Service Delivery
13 4 (3.54%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.66%) SQL
2 16 (14.16%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.42%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) MCSE
3 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.65%) MCSA
5 2 (1.77%) CCA
5 2 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.77%) HND
5 2 (1.77%) MCITP
6 1 (0.88%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.88%) NCDA
6 1 (0.88%) MCP
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (43.36%) SLA
2 17 (15.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 58 (51.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (30.09%) vSphere
3 29 (25.66%) XenApp
4 24 (21.24%) Hyper-V
5 20 (17.70%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (16.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 16 (14.16%) XenDesktop
8 13 (11.50%) VMware ESX
9 12 (10.62%) vCloud
10 9 (7.96%) Terminal Services
11 5 (4.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (23.01%) SCCM
2 21 (18.58%) SCOM
3 20 (17.70%) SCVMM
4 19 (16.81%) vMotion
5 6 (5.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (5.31%) Opsview
6 1 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.88%) Legato
Vendors
1 67 (59.29%) VMware
2 60 (53.10%) Microsoft
3 55 (48.67%) Citrix
4 20 (17.70%) CommVault
4 20 (17.70%) Cisco
5 14 (12.39%) NetApp
6 11 (9.73%) Dell
7 7 (6.19%) WatchGuard
7 7 (6.19%) Symantec
8 6 (5.31%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.31%) Kaspersky
9 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.65%) Websense
9 3 (2.65%) Juniper
9 3 (2.65%) Oracle
9 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.65%) Apple
10 2 (1.77%) IBM
10 2 (1.77%) HP
11 1 (0.88%) Veeam
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Kirk Balk Academy
Salary: From £32,778 to £35,662 per annum (Grade 9)
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago