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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 91 30 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.13% 3.99% 6.88%
As % of the System Software category 61.49% 30.93% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 22 45
Average salary £37,500 £29,750 £28,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.05% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £19,100 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £37,500 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -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
148 97 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.84% 12.92% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 127 76 98
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +20 78 £40,000 +77.77% 7
Doncaster -7 5 £27,000 -27.02% 1
Barnsley -1 2 £22,000 +15.78% 2
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 - 2
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 135 (83.33%) Windows
2 115 (70.99%) Microsoft
3 77 (47.53%) VMware
4 64 (39.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 61 (37.65%) Hyper-V
6 59 (36.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (35.19%) SQL Server
8 56 (34.57%) Citrix
9 52 (32.10%) MS Excel
10 46 (28.40%) MS Exchange
11 45 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (25.93%) Windows 7
12 42 (25.93%) Cisco
12 42 (25.93%) XenDesktop
13 39 (24.07%) MS Office
14 38 (23.46%) SCCM
15 37 (22.84%) ITIL
16 36 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
17 33 (20.37%) CCA
18 32 (19.75%) DNS
18 32 (19.75%) Windows Server 2003
18 32 (19.75%) Windows 8
19 31 (19.14%) Microsoft Certification
20 30 (18.52%) MCSE
21 28 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2010
22 24 (14.81%) XenApp
23 23 (14.20%) NetApp
23 23 (14.20%) Firewall
24 22 (13.58%) HP
24 22 (13.58%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 46 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 28 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (9.88%) Lync
6 15 (9.26%) IIS
7 13 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (7.41%) SharePoint
9 9 (5.56%) Apache
10 7 (4.32%) Tomcat
10 7 (4.32%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 52 (32.10%) MS Excel
2 39 (24.07%) MS Office
3 14 (8.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (8.02%) MS Project
4 13 (8.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.62%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) Office 365
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.75%) DNS
2 23 (14.20%) Firewall
3 22 (13.58%) TCP/IP
4 16 (9.88%) DHCP
5 14 (8.64%) WAAS
5 14 (8.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (6.79%) VPN
6 11 (6.79%) SAN
7 9 (5.56%) NetScaler
8 7 (4.32%) OpenLDAP
8 7 (4.32%) VLAN
8 7 (4.32%) Wireless
8 7 (4.32%) HTTP
8 7 (4.32%) LDAP
8 7 (4.32%) LAN
9 6 (3.70%) Internet
9 6 (3.70%) NAS
10 5 (3.09%) Unified Communications
10 5 (3.09%) WAN
11 4 (2.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.02%) MySQL
4 10 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.62%) QlikView
6 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Subversion
1 7 (4.32%) TeamCity
1 7 (4.32%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.32%) Hudson
2 5 (3.09%) MSI
2 5 (3.09%) AdminStudio
3 4 (2.47%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (9.26%) Finance
2 13 (8.02%) Legal
2 13 (8.02%) Military
3 11 (6.79%) Electronics
4 6 (3.70%) Law
5 5 (3.09%) French Language
5 5 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (21.60%) Consultant
2 32 (19.75%) Analyst
3 21 (12.96%) Microsoft Consultant
4 19 (11.73%) Support Analyst
5 15 (9.26%) Support Engineer
6 14 (8.64%) Architect
6 14 (8.64%) IT Support
7 13 (8.02%) Service Analyst
7 13 (8.02%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (7.41%) Administrator
9 10 (6.17%) Service Manager
10 9 (5.56%) Technical Support
10 9 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
10 9 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
10 9 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
11 8 (4.94%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.94%) Technical Support Analyst
11 8 (4.94%) Applications Consultant
11 8 (4.94%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.88%) Application Packaging
2 6 (3.70%) .NET
3 3 (1.85%) EDI
4 2 (1.23%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.02%) Chip and PIN
1 13 (8.02%) Thin Client
1 13 (8.02%) Fat Client
2 8 (4.94%) Celerra
2 8 (4.94%) CLARiiON
3 6 (3.70%) FlexPod
4 5 (3.09%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.85%) Clustering
5 3 (1.85%) Social Media
6 2 (1.23%) PMI
6 2 (1.23%) PDA
7 1 (0.62%) Statistics
7 1 (0.62%) Life Science
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.62%) Firmware
7 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 135 (83.33%) Windows
2 59 (36.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (25.93%) Windows 7
5 32 (19.75%) Windows 8
5 32 (19.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 13 (8.02%) Linux
8 5 (3.09%) Debian
8 5 (3.09%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.23%) Android
9 2 (1.23%) VMS
10 1 (0.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.84%) ITIL
2 20 (12.35%) Project Management
3 17 (10.49%) Migration
4 14 (8.64%) Data Management
5 13 (8.02%) Strategic Planning
5 13 (8.02%) Asset Management
5 13 (8.02%) Problem Management
6 12 (7.41%) Validation
7 10 (6.17%) Practice Management
7 10 (6.17%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.94%) CRM
9 7 (4.32%) ERP
9 7 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.32%) Data Migration
10 6 (3.70%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.09%) WFM
11 5 (3.09%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (2.47%) Change Management
12 4 (2.47%) Service Management
13 2 (1.23%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.96%) SQL
2 13 (8.02%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.32%) Bash Shell
3 7 (4.32%) Java
3 7 (4.32%) Perl
3 7 (4.32%) Python
4 6 (3.70%) VB
5 5 (3.09%) VBScript
6 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
2 33 (20.37%) CCA
3 31 (19.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (18.52%) MCSE
5 22 (13.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (12.96%) MCITP
7 19 (11.73%) Degree
7 19 (11.73%) MCTS
8 18 (11.11%) CCEE
9 16 (9.88%) CCEA
10 14 (8.64%) NCDA
10 14 (8.64%) NCIE
10 14 (8.64%) VTSP
11 13 (8.02%) HND
12 12 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (5.56%) VCAP
13 9 (5.56%) CCAA
13 9 (5.56%) CCIA
14 7 (4.32%) MCP
15 5 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (39.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (37.65%) Hyper-V
3 42 (25.93%) XenDesktop
4 24 (14.81%) XenApp
5 22 (13.58%) vSphere
6 21 (12.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (11.73%) vCloud
8 8 (4.94%) VMware ESX
9 7 (4.32%) Xen
9 7 (4.32%) qmail
10 2 (1.23%) XenServer
11 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 38 (23.46%) SCCM
2 13 (8.02%) SCVMM
3 8 (4.94%) SCOM
4 5 (3.09%) AppDNA
4 5 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.09%) Nagios
4 5 (3.09%) Pingdom
5 2 (1.23%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 115 (70.99%) Microsoft
2 77 (47.53%) VMware
3 56 (34.57%) Citrix
4 42 (25.93%) Cisco
5 23 (14.20%) NetApp
6 22 (13.58%) HP
7 15 (9.26%) EMC
7 15 (9.26%) Remedy
8 14 (8.64%) ServiceNow
9 12 (7.41%) Oracle
10 11 (6.79%) 3PAR
11 7 (4.32%) JBoss
12 5 (3.09%) New Relic
13 4 (2.47%) Pega
13 4 (2.47%) AppSense
14 3 (1.85%) Apple
14 3 (1.85%) Dell
15 2 (1.23%) Nortel
15 2 (1.23%) Avaya
15 2 (1.23%) Mitel
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago