The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 50 58 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.39% 0.95% 4.36%
As % of the System Software category 36.59% 16.67% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 24
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,480 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.57%
System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
41 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.54% 5.71% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 43
Average salary £30,500 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
North East

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 8 £30,500 -28.23% 6
Sunderland +4 4 £40,000 +135.29% 1
Gateshead -7 1 £24,000 -4.00%
Prudhoe - 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 41 (89.13%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) VMware
3 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
4 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (36.96%) ITIL
6 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
7 14 (30.43%) Linux
8 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) Citrix
10 11 (23.91%) SAN
10 11 (23.91%) WAN
10 11 (23.91%) LAN
11 10 (21.74%) DNS
11 10 (21.74%) Cisco
11 10 (21.74%) UNIX
11 10 (21.74%) SQL
11 10 (21.74%) Project Management
12 9 (19.57%) DHCP
12 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
13 8 (17.39%) SAP
13 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (15.22%) LANDesk
14 7 (15.22%) IIS
14 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
14 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
15 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
15 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (13.04%) Change Control
15 6 (13.04%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.22%) IIS
2 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) Lync
6 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) SAN
1 11 (23.91%) WAN
1 11 (23.91%) LAN
2 10 (21.74%) DNS
3 9 (19.57%) DHCP
4 6 (13.04%) Firewall
5 3 (6.52%) VPN
6 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.17%) PBX
7 1 (2.17%) VoIP
7 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Support Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (17.39%) Server Support
4 8 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Administrator
5 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) ICT Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Technical Support
8 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
1 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Handset
2 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.17%) DTV
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) iPhone
2 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.17%) CMDB
2 1 (2.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (89.13%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (30.43%) Linux
4 10 (21.74%) UNIX
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.04%) Solaris
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) Change Control
3 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
5 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.17%) ERP
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.17%) Service Management
7 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.17%) High Availability
7 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) MCITP
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.17%) MCDST
5 1 (2.17%) MCTS
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) XenServer
3 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) WSUS
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) VMware
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco
5 8 (17.39%) SAP
6 7 (15.22%) LANDesk
7 6 (13.04%) McAfee
7 6 (13.04%) Amdocs
8 1 (2.17%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car + bonus
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