The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sunderland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 2.70% 5.13% -
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £25,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,708
% change year-on-year
- -0.63%
Active Directory
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sunderland region.

System Software Category
Sunderland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 2.70% 10.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Sunderland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Sunderland region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Sunderland

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Sunderland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Sunderland region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Sunderland

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sunderland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sunderland 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) Dell
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sunderland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sunderland 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard