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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 41 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 52 83 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.03% 8.62% 9.25%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 53.90% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 59 47
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +51.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,900 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
104 154 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.07% 15.99% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 84 120 96
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £45,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -17 41 £35,500 +9.23% 9
Rotherham +10 4 £29,000 -25.64%
Doncaster -21 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 104 (86.67%) Windows
2 70 (58.33%) VMware
3 66 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 63 (52.50%) MS Office
5 61 (50.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 57 (47.50%) Citrix
7 54 (45.00%) SLA
8 49 (40.83%) MS Exchange
9 39 (32.50%) ITIL
9 39 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (30.83%) SQL
11 35 (29.17%) SAN
12 31 (25.83%) Hyper-V
13 29 (24.17%) MS Excel
14 28 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 28 (23.33%) XenApp
15 27 (22.50%) Windows 7
15 27 (22.50%) vSphere
16 25 (20.83%) SCCM
17 24 (20.00%) Office 365
17 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (20.00%) Change Management
18 22 (18.33%) SCOM
19 21 (17.50%) SCVMM
19 21 (17.50%) Lync
19 21 (17.50%) DNS
19 21 (17.50%) CommVault
19 21 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
20 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
21 19 (15.83%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 49 (40.83%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.50%) Lync
3 15 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (9.17%) IIS
7 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 63 (52.50%) MS Office
2 29 (24.17%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.83%) assyst
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.00%) Office 365
2 17 (14.17%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (29.17%) SAN
2 21 (17.50%) DNS
3 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 19 (15.83%) LAN
5 18 (15.00%) WAN
5 18 (15.00%) Firewall
6 16 (13.33%) DHCP
6 16 (13.33%) Unified Communications
7 12 (10.00%) VPN
8 8 (6.67%) NAS
9 7 (5.83%) Network Security
10 6 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (5.00%) VoIP
10 6 (5.00%) IPsec
11 2 (1.67%) VLAN
11 2 (1.67%) Wireless
11 2 (1.67%) Internet
11 2 (1.67%) MPLS
11 2 (1.67%) PABX
12 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.67%) MySQL
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.83%) Informix
4 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Electronics
3 1 (0.83%) Law
3 1 (0.83%) Legal
3 1 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (21.67%) Analyst
2 20 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (15.83%) Support Engineer
4 14 (11.67%) Support Analyst
5 13 (10.83%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (9.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (9.17%) Service Analyst
7 10 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 10 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (8.33%) IT Support
8 9 (7.50%) Citrix Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 7 (5.83%) Consultant
11 6 (5.00%) Desktop Support
11 6 (5.00%) Support Technician
11 6 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.17%) Web Services
2 3 (2.50%) EDI
3 1 (0.83%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 11 (9.17%) Thin Client
3 11 (9.17%) Fat Client
4 7 (5.83%) Clustering
5 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 104 (86.67%) Windows
2 39 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (22.50%) Windows 7
4 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (11.67%) Windows XP
7 13 (10.83%) Linux
8 6 (5.00%) UNIX
9 5 (4.17%) Windows Vista
9 5 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.50%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.67%) AIX
11 2 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.83%) HPUX
12 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.50%) ITIL
2 24 (20.00%) Change Management
3 18 (15.00%) Migration
3 18 (15.00%) Information Security
4 17 (14.17%) High Availability
4 17 (14.17%) Change Control
5 14 (11.67%) ISMS
6 11 (9.17%) Network Management
6 11 (9.17%) Information Security Management
6 11 (9.17%) Security Management
7 8 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 8 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 6 (5.00%) Network Architecture
9 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.17%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.33%) Cyber Security
10 4 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.83%) SQL
2 16 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.83%) MCSE
3 6 (5.00%) MCSA
4 4 (3.33%) Degree
5 3 (2.50%) MCP
6 2 (1.67%) MCDST
6 2 (1.67%) MCITP
7 1 (0.83%) CCENT
7 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) HND
7 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.83%) CCA
7 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (45.00%) SLA
2 17 (14.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 61 (50.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (25.83%) Hyper-V
3 28 (23.33%) XenApp
4 27 (22.50%) vSphere
5 17 (14.17%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (14.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 16 (13.33%) XenDesktop
7 8 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 8 (6.67%) vCloud
8 5 (4.17%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (20.83%) SCCM
2 22 (18.33%) SCOM
3 21 (17.50%) SCVMM
4 17 (14.17%) vMotion
5 6 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (5.00%) Opsview
6 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 70 (58.33%) VMware
2 66 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 57 (47.50%) Citrix
4 21 (17.50%) CommVault
5 15 (12.50%) Cisco
6 11 (9.17%) Dell
7 10 (8.33%) NetApp
8 6 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.00%) Symantec
8 6 (5.00%) WatchGuard
8 6 (5.00%) Kaspersky
9 4 (3.33%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.50%) Apple
10 3 (2.50%) Juniper
10 3 (2.50%) Websense
10 3 (2.50%) Oracle
11 2 (1.67%) HP
11 2 (1.67%) Remedy
11 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.83%) BT
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £1 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £38000 Per Annum + Car + Phone + Broadband
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17500.00 - £19500.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago