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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 65 41 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.66% 5.77% 5.65%
As % of the System Software category 51.18% 44.57% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 50 27 36
Average salary £30,250 £31,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.20% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £45,000
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
127 92 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.01% 12.94% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 98 61 78
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -27.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -3 46 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Doncaster -9 10 £23,000 -42.50% 3
Barnsley - 8 £21,500 -
Rotherham +13 1 £20,500 -26.78% 2
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 117 (76.47%) Windows
2 113 (73.86%) Microsoft
3 90 (58.82%) VMware
4 75 (49.02%) Citrix
5 72 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 70 (45.75%) Hyper-V
7 56 (36.60%) MS Exchange
8 51 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 48 (31.37%) MS Excel
10 47 (30.72%) XenDesktop
11 46 (30.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (30.07%) MS Office
11 46 (30.07%) Cisco
12 40 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (25.49%) Citrix Certification
14 38 (24.84%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (24.18%) CCA
16 36 (23.53%) DNS
17 34 (22.22%) NetApp
17 34 (22.22%) SCCM
18 33 (21.57%) Windows 7
19 32 (20.92%) ITIL
20 31 (20.26%) MCSE
21 28 (18.30%) XenApp
21 28 (18.30%) Exchange Server 2010
22 27 (17.65%) EMC
22 27 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 25 (16.34%) Windows Server 2003
23 25 (16.34%) MCITP
23 25 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 56 (36.60%) MS Exchange
2 28 (18.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2003
3 25 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (11.76%) Lync
5 15 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.96%) Apache
8 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.96%) JBoss
9 2 (1.31%) IIS
9 2 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 48 (31.37%) MS Excel
2 46 (30.07%) MS Office
3 8 (5.23%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (3.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.65%) assyst
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (23.53%) DNS
2 22 (14.38%) Firewall
2 22 (14.38%) WAAS
2 22 (14.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (13.07%) TCP/IP
4 18 (11.76%) DHCP
5 13 (8.50%) LAN
6 11 (7.19%) WAN
7 10 (6.54%) SAN
8 8 (5.23%) NetScaler
9 7 (4.58%) Wireless
10 6 (3.92%) VPN
11 5 (3.27%) Internet
11 5 (3.27%) VoIP
11 5 (3.27%) NAS
12 3 (1.96%) LDAP
12 3 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.31%) VLAN
13 2 (1.31%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.31%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.31%) Informix
6 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.65%) QlikView
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.61%) AdminStudio
1 4 (2.61%) MSI
2 3 (1.96%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.65%) Subversion
3 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) Hudson
General
1 9 (5.88%) Legal
2 6 (3.92%) Military
2 6 (3.92%) Law
3 4 (2.61%) Electronics
4 2 (1.31%) Finance
4 2 (1.31%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (17.65%) Consultant
2 26 (16.99%) Analyst
3 20 (13.07%) Architect
3 20 (13.07%) Support Engineer
4 17 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
4 17 (11.11%) IT Support
5 16 (10.46%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.84%) Storage Architect
6 12 (7.84%) Virtualisation Architect
6 12 (7.84%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 10 (6.54%) FlexPod Consultant
7 10 (6.54%) Technology Consultant
7 10 (6.54%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 9 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 9 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (5.88%) Service Analyst
9 8 (5.23%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.84%) Application Packaging
2 5 (3.27%) EDI
3 3 (1.96%) LINQ
3 3 (1.96%) Web Services
4 2 (1.31%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.15%) CLARiiON
2 12 (7.84%) Celerra
3 10 (6.54%) FlexPod
4 8 (5.23%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.96%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.31%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.31%) PDA
8 1 (0.65%) Life Science
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 117 (76.47%) Windows
2 46 (30.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (21.57%) Windows 7
5 25 (16.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (13.07%) Windows 8
7 13 (8.50%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.88%) Linux
9 6 (3.92%) Windows Vista
10 5 (3.27%) Windows 2000
10 5 (3.27%) UNIX
11 4 (2.61%) Solaris
12 3 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.31%) AIX
13 2 (1.31%) HPUX
13 2 (1.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.92%) ITIL
2 13 (8.50%) Project Management
3 10 (6.54%) Migration
3 10 (6.54%) Service Delivery
4 8 (5.23%) CRM
5 7 (4.58%) Change Management
5 7 (4.58%) Practice Management
6 4 (2.61%) ERP
6 4 (2.61%) Data Management
7 3 (1.96%) Problem Management
7 3 (1.96%) Service Management
7 3 (1.96%) Process Management
7 3 (1.96%) Asset Management
7 3 (1.96%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.31%) Software Licensing
8 2 (1.31%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (1.31%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (1.31%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.31%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (1.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.38%) SQL
2 6 (3.92%) VBScript
2 6 (3.92%) VB
2 6 (3.92%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.65%) Python
4 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.65%) Java
4 1 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (25.49%) Citrix Certification
2 38 (24.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (24.18%) CCA
4 31 (20.26%) MCSE
5 27 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (16.34%) MCITP
7 22 (14.38%) MCTS
7 22 (14.38%) NCDA
7 22 (14.38%) NCIE
7 22 (14.38%) VTSP
8 20 (13.07%) CCEE
9 18 (11.76%) CCEA
10 12 (7.84%) Degree
10 12 (7.84%) VCAP
10 12 (7.84%) CCIA
11 8 (5.23%) MCP
12 7 (4.58%) MCSA
12 7 (4.58%) Security Cleared
13 6 (3.92%) SC Cleared
13 6 (3.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (45.75%) Hyper-V
3 47 (30.72%) XenDesktop
4 28 (18.30%) XenApp
5 24 (15.69%) vSphere
5 24 (15.69%) vCloud
6 18 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.96%) XenServer
8 2 (1.31%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.65%) Xen
9 1 (0.65%) qmail
Systems Management
1 34 (22.22%) SCCM
2 15 (9.80%) SCOM
3 13 (8.50%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.61%) AppDNA
5 2 (1.31%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.65%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.65%) Puppet
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 113 (73.86%) Microsoft
2 90 (58.82%) VMware
3 75 (49.02%) Citrix
4 46 (30.07%) Cisco
5 34 (22.22%) NetApp
6 27 (17.65%) EMC
7 15 (9.80%) 3PAR
8 13 (8.50%) Remedy
9 12 (7.84%) HP
10 10 (6.54%) ServiceNow
11 9 (5.88%) Oracle
12 5 (3.27%) Apple
13 4 (2.61%) AppSense
13 4 (2.61%) Pega
14 3 (1.96%) Dell
14 3 (1.96%) CommVault
15 2 (1.31%) Novell
15 2 (1.31%) Mitel
15 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.31%) Veeam
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £10 - £11 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Funded Certs
Posted: 23 days ago
Doncaster
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago