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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 50 40 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 18 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.67% 3.76% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 51.43% 47.06% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 5
Average salary £28,750 £34,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.44% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £19,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
35 51 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.14% 7.99% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 33
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +3 17 £30,000 +3.44% 5
Gateshead -6 1 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 46 (93.88%) Windows
2 27 (55.10%) VMware
3 26 (53.06%) SQL Server
4 25 (51.02%) ITIL
5 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
6 19 (38.78%) Linux
7 18 (36.73%) UNIX
8 17 (34.69%) MS Exchange
8 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
11 11 (22.45%) SQL
11 11 (22.45%) Firewall
11 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (20.41%) Degree
12 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
12 10 (20.41%) Cisco
13 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (18.37%) Network Security
13 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
14 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
15 7 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (14.29%) Project Management
15 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
15 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (12.24%) MS Office
16 6 (12.24%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (34.69%) MS Exchange
2 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
3 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Firewall
2 9 (18.37%) Network Security
3 7 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (12.24%) LAN
4 6 (12.24%) WAN
5 4 (8.16%) SAN
6 2 (4.08%) NAS
7 1 (2.04%) HSRP
7 1 (2.04%) PBX
7 1 (2.04%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) VLAN
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) MPLS
7 1 (2.04%) OSPF
7 1 (2.04%) BGP
7 1 (2.04%) POP3
7 1 (2.04%) SMTP
7 1 (2.04%) DHCP
7 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (53.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.08%) Big Data
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Administrator
2 10 (20.41%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Technician
4 7 (14.29%) Field Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (10.20%) IT Technician
6 5 (10.20%) Senior IT Technician
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Technician
8 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
8 3 (6.12%) DBA
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Support
8 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Statistics
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) IVR
2 1 (2.04%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 46 (93.88%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Linux
3 18 (36.73%) UNIX
4 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
7 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
8 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.29%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) Network Security Management
4 6 (12.24%) Security Management
5 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.16%) High Availability
6 3 (6.12%) Data Management
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security
7 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Line Management
7 2 (4.08%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.08%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) MCP
4 3 (6.12%) MCSA
5 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.04%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCTS
6 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) VMware
2 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco
4 4 (8.16%) WatchGuard
5 3 (6.12%) Dell
5 3 (6.12%) Fidessa
5 3 (6.12%) NetApp
5 3 (6.12%) Reuters
5 3 (6.12%) Bloomberg
6 2 (4.08%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) BT
7 1 (2.04%) OpenText
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix
7 1 (2.04%) Juniper
7 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.04%) Draytek
7 1 (2.04%) Meraki
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
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