The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 29 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.69% 2.39% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 55.77% 34.88% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 4
Average salary £28,750 £30,500 £29,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.73% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £24,000 £17,360
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Active Directory
North East

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

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.20% 6.86% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 29
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £45,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 23 £30,000 -1.63% 3
Gateshead -10 5 £26,000 +8.33%
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 47 (88.68%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) VMware
3 23 (43.40%) ITIL
3 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
3 23 (43.40%) MS Exchange
4 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
5 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (35.85%) Linux
7 18 (33.96%) UNIX
8 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (26.42%) Firewall
8 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
10 11 (20.75%) SQL
11 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
11 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
11 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
12 9 (16.98%) Network Security
13 8 (15.09%) Degree
13 8 (15.09%) Cisco
14 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (13.21%) Project Management
14 7 (13.21%) MS Office
14 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
14 7 (13.21%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (11.32%) Finance
15 6 (11.32%) Network Security Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 23 (43.40%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
4 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.89%) IIS
8 1 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) Firewall
2 9 (16.98%) Network Security
3 7 (13.21%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (11.32%) LAN
4 6 (11.32%) WAN
5 4 (7.55%) SAN
6 2 (3.77%) NAS
7 1 (1.89%) HSRP
7 1 (1.89%) PBX
7 1 (1.89%) VoIP
7 1 (1.89%) VLAN
7 1 (1.89%) Internet
7 1 (1.89%) MPLS
7 1 (1.89%) OSPF
7 1 (1.89%) BGP
7 1 (1.89%) POP3
7 1 (1.89%) SMTP
7 1 (1.89%) DHCP
7 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Administrator
2 10 (18.87%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Technician
4 7 (13.21%) Field Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) IT Technician
6 5 (9.43%) Senior IT Technician
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Technician
7 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support
8 3 (5.66%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) IVR
3 1 (1.89%) PDA
3 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 47 (88.68%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (35.85%) Linux
4 18 (33.96%) UNIX
5 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
8 6 (11.32%) Windows XP
9 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Project Management
3 6 (11.32%) Network Security Management
3 6 (11.32%) Security Management
4 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.77%) Information Security
5 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.77%) Line Management
5 2 (3.77%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.89%) Network Management
6 1 (1.89%) High Availability
6 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.89%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.89%) DevOps
6 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.89%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VBA
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) MCP
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) MCSA
4 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCDST
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) XenApp
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) VMware
2 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) WatchGuard
4 4 (7.55%) Citrix
5 3 (5.66%) Fidessa
5 3 (5.66%) NetApp
5 3 (5.66%) Reuters
5 3 (5.66%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.89%) BT
6 1 (1.89%) OpenText
6 1 (1.89%) Dell
6 1 (1.89%) Intel
6 1 (1.89%) Juniper
6 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.89%) Draytek
6 1 (1.89%) Meraki
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