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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 65 40 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.00% 4.36% 6.93%
As % of the System Software category 62.50% 37.38% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 30
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £36,500
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
104 107 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.21% 11.67% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 79 83 69
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,090 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 6 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 6 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 +12 55 £32,000 +0.78% 3
Rotherham +19 4 £29,000 -25.64% 2
Barnsley - 3 £26,000 -
Doncaster -8 2 £28,500 +23.91% 3
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 102 (79.07%) Windows
2 76 (58.91%) Microsoft
3 73 (56.59%) VMware
4 64 (49.61%) MS Office
5 56 (43.41%) Citrix
5 56 (43.41%) MS Exchange
6 55 (42.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (34.88%) SLA
8 38 (29.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (27.91%) Hyper-V
9 36 (27.91%) SQL
10 34 (26.36%) ITIL
10 34 (26.36%) MS Excel
11 29 (22.48%) SAN
11 29 (22.48%) Windows 7
12 28 (21.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (21.71%) DNS
12 28 (21.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (20.16%) SCCM
15 25 (19.38%) XenApp
15 25 (19.38%) Cisco
16 23 (17.83%) TCP/IP
16 23 (17.83%) vSphere
17 22 (17.05%) DHCP
18 21 (16.28%) LAN
18 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
19 20 (15.50%) NetApp
19 20 (15.50%) WAN
19 20 (15.50%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 56 (43.41%) MS Exchange
2 20 (15.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (13.95%) Lync
5 13 (10.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.33%) IIS
9 2 (1.55%) JBoss
9 2 (1.55%) Apache
9 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (49.61%) MS Office
2 34 (26.36%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.73%) Office 365
2 11 (8.53%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.48%) SAN
2 28 (21.71%) DNS
3 23 (17.83%) TCP/IP
4 22 (17.05%) DHCP
5 21 (16.28%) LAN
6 20 (15.50%) WAN
7 16 (12.40%) Firewall
8 13 (10.08%) VPN
9 11 (8.53%) Unified Communications
10 8 (6.20%) NAS
10 8 (6.20%) VoIP
11 7 (5.43%) Network Security
12 6 (4.65%) WAAS
12 6 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (4.65%) IPsec
13 4 (3.10%) Wireless
14 3 (2.33%) VLAN
15 2 (1.55%) Fibre Channel
15 2 (1.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.65%) MySQL
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.55%) Informix
5 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.65%) Retail
3 4 (3.10%) Electronics
3 4 (3.10%) Military
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (21.71%) Analyst
2 24 (18.60%) Support Engineer
3 22 (17.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 18 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (10.85%) Support Analyst
6 13 (10.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (10.08%) IT Support
7 12 (9.30%) Service Analyst
7 12 (9.30%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (7.75%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 9 (6.98%) Citrix Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) Architect
10 8 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 7 (5.43%) Desktop Support
11 7 (5.43%) Team Leader
12 6 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (4.65%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.88%) Web Services
1 5 (3.88%) EDI
2 2 (1.55%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Blackberry
2 12 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.53%) Thin Client
3 11 (8.53%) Fat Client
4 7 (5.43%) Clustering
5 5 (3.88%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.33%) FlexPod
6 3 (2.33%) Celerra
7 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.78%) iPad
8 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) NHS
8 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 102 (79.07%) Windows
2 38 (29.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (22.48%) Windows 7
4 28 (21.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (14.73%) Windows XP
7 13 (10.08%) Linux
8 8 (6.20%) Windows 2000
8 8 (6.20%) UNIX
9 7 (5.43%) Windows Vista
10 6 (4.65%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.10%) Solaris
12 3 (2.33%) AIX
12 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.55%) HPUX
14 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.36%) ITIL
2 18 (13.95%) Change Management
2 18 (13.95%) Information Security
3 17 (13.18%) Change Control
4 16 (12.40%) Migration
5 14 (10.85%) ISMS
6 11 (8.53%) Information Security Management
6 11 (8.53%) Security Management
6 11 (8.53%) Network Management
6 11 (8.53%) High Availability
7 8 (6.20%) Asset Management
8 7 (5.43%) Project Management
8 7 (5.43%) Incident Management
9 6 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (4.65%) Performance Management
9 6 (4.65%) CRM
9 6 (4.65%) Network Architecture
10 5 (3.88%) ERP
10 5 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.91%) SQL
2 12 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.55%) VBScript
4 2 (1.55%) VB
5 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (21.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.53%) MCSE
3 7 (5.43%) MCSA
3 7 (5.43%) CCA
3 7 (5.43%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (5.43%) Degree
4 6 (4.65%) MCITP
4 6 (4.65%) NCDA
4 6 (4.65%) NCIE
4 6 (4.65%) VTSP
5 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.88%) MCP
6 4 (3.10%) HND
6 4 (3.10%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.33%) VCP4
7 3 (2.33%) MCDST
7 3 (2.33%) MCTS
7 3 (2.33%) CCEA
7 3 (2.33%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (34.88%) SLA
2 17 (13.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 55 (42.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (27.91%) Hyper-V
3 25 (19.38%) XenApp
4 23 (17.83%) vSphere
5 17 (13.18%) XenDesktop
6 11 (8.53%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (8.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (6.20%) vCloud
8 4 (3.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (20.16%) SCCM
2 20 (15.50%) SCOM
3 15 (11.63%) SCVMM
4 6 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (4.65%) Opsview
5 1 (0.78%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.78%) Puppet
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 76 (58.91%) Microsoft
2 73 (56.59%) VMware
3 56 (43.41%) Citrix
4 25 (19.38%) Cisco
5 20 (15.50%) NetApp
6 15 (11.63%) CommVault
7 12 (9.30%) Dell
8 11 (8.53%) EMC
9 8 (6.20%) Oracle
10 7 (5.43%) Symantec
11 6 (4.65%) WatchGuard
11 6 (4.65%) Kaspersky
11 6 (4.65%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.88%) Apple
13 4 (3.10%) HP
14 3 (2.33%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.33%) 3PAR
14 3 (2.33%) Remedy
14 3 (2.33%) McAfee
14 3 (2.33%) Websense
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