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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 41 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.56% 3.02% 2.94%
As % of the System Software category 68.52% 42.86% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 14
Average salary £25,500 £28,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.92% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,900 £18,290
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £29,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
54 35 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.11% 7.04% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 53 34 67
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £42,050
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 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +11 34 £23,000 -39.47% 6
Sunderland - 3 £42,500 -
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 33 (67.35%) ITIL
2 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
3 28 (57.14%) Windows
4 23 (46.94%) VMware
5 21 (42.86%) Cisco
6 19 (38.78%) MS Office
7 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (34.69%) MCDST
8 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
10 15 (30.61%) Firewall
11 13 (26.53%) Project Management
11 13 (26.53%) LAN
11 13 (26.53%) WAN
11 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
12 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
12 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
12 10 (20.41%) SQL
12 10 (20.41%) Citrix
13 9 (18.37%) DNS
13 9 (18.37%) DHCP
14 8 (16.33%) SAN
14 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (14.29%) Linux
15 7 (14.29%) Windows XP
16 6 (12.24%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (38.78%) MS Office
2 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) WAN
2 13 (26.53%) LAN
3 9 (18.37%) DNS
3 9 (18.37%) DHCP
4 8 (16.33%) SAN
5 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.04%) PBX
7 1 (2.04%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Support Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Field Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (14.29%) ICT Manager
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Technical Support
7 5 (10.20%) Technical Support
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Service Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) IT Support
8 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) iPhone
2 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
5 2 (4.08%) Android
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.04%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) Debian
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) ITIL
2 13 (26.53%) Project Management
3 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
5 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (34.69%) MCDST
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) XenServer
3 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Firmware
4 1 (2.04%) Samba
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 23 (46.94%) VMware
3 21 (42.86%) Cisco
4 10 (20.41%) Citrix
5 4 (8.16%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) NetApp
7 2 (4.08%) Dell
7 2 (4.08%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) Remedy
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago