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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 34 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.48% 3.24% 2.50%
As % of the System Software category 61.82% 39.62% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 12
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,200 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
55 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.48% 8.18% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 51 53 34
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 £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 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 2 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 +13 27 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Gateshead -4 7 £26,000 +13.04%
Sunderland -10 1 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 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 54 (84.38%) Windows
2 36 (56.25%) VMware
3 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
5 28 (43.75%) ITIL
6 27 (42.19%) MS Exchange
6 27 (42.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (29.69%) Linux
10 18 (28.13%) UNIX
10 18 (28.13%) Firewall
10 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (25.00%) SQL
13 13 (20.31%) SharePoint
13 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
15 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
16 10 (15.63%) MS Office
16 10 (15.63%) Cisco
16 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2003
17 9 (14.06%) Network Security
17 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
17 9 (14.06%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (14.06%) WAN
17 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
17 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 27 (42.19%) MS Exchange
2 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (20.31%) SharePoint
4 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.69%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (4.69%) Lync
6 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) Firewall
2 9 (14.06%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (14.06%) Network Security
2 9 (14.06%) WAN
3 8 (12.50%) LAN
3 8 (12.50%) SAN
4 6 (9.38%) DHCP
4 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.38%) DNS
5 4 (6.25%) SSL
6 1 (1.56%) PBX
6 1 (1.56%) VoIP
6 1 (1.56%) POP3
6 1 (1.56%) SMTP
6 1 (1.56%) MPLS
6 1 (1.56%) OSPF
6 1 (1.56%) BGP
6 1 (1.56%) NAS
6 1 (1.56%) HSRP
6 1 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Administrator
2 10 (15.63%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (14.06%) Field Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Technician
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.81%) DBA
6 5 (7.81%) IT Technician
6 5 (7.81%) Senior IT Technician
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
7 4 (6.25%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Clustering
2 6 (9.38%) Replication
3 4 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) IVR
5 1 (1.56%) PDA
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (84.38%) Windows
2 27 (42.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (29.69%) Linux
5 18 (28.13%) UNIX
6 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
8 6 (9.38%) Windows XP
9 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) ITIL
2 6 (9.38%) Project Management
2 6 (9.38%) Network Security Management
2 6 (9.38%) Security Management
3 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.13%) Line Management
4 2 (3.13%) Patch Management
4 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.13%) Information Security
4 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.56%) Network Management
5 1 (1.56%) High Availability
5 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.56%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (1.56%) Workflow
5 1 (1.56%) Migration
5 1 (1.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.56%) VBA
3 1 (1.56%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) MCP
4 5 (7.81%) MCDST
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.13%) MCSA
7 1 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.56%) MCSE
7 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) VMware
2 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco
4 8 (12.50%) NetApp
5 4 (6.25%) WatchGuard
5 4 (6.25%) Citrix
6 3 (4.69%) Fidessa
6 3 (4.69%) Reuters
6 3 (4.69%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.13%) Dell
7 2 (3.13%) EMC
7 2 (3.13%) CA
8 1 (1.56%) Juniper
8 1 (1.56%) Intel
8 1 (1.56%) BT
8 1 (1.56%) OpenText
8 1 (1.56%) Draytek
8 1 (1.56%) Meraki
8 1 (1.56%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Enviresearch
Salary: Depending on skill and experience
Posted: 14 days ago