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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 49 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.51% 3.95% 3.41%
As % of the System Software category 79.03% 42.42% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 18
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £25,150 £18,410
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £42,250
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
62 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.76% 9.32% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 41
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 44 £27,500 -31.25% 4
Sunderland - 4 £37,500 -
Gateshead -11 1 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Active Directory
North East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 60 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 57 (65.52%) Windows
3 47 (54.02%) MS Exchange
4 41 (47.13%) Firewall
5 39 (44.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (40.23%) ITIL
7 33 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (36.78%) NetApp
9 29 (33.33%) SAN
9 29 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 28 (32.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 28 (32.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (28.74%) Exchange Server 2003
11 25 (28.74%) MS Office
12 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (27.59%) VMware
13 23 (26.44%) Replication
13 23 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (26.44%) MCDST
13 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (25.29%) Lync
14 22 (25.29%) Blackberry
14 22 (25.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 22 (25.29%) SharePoint
15 21 (24.14%) SQL
16 19 (21.84%) EMC
16 19 (21.84%) Hyper-V
17 17 (19.54%) PowerShell
18 16 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (18.39%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 47 (54.02%) MS Exchange
2 28 (32.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 28 (32.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (28.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (25.29%) Lync
4 22 (25.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 22 (25.29%) SharePoint
5 14 (16.09%) Office Communications Server
6 13 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (28.74%) MS Office
2 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (47.13%) Firewall
2 29 (33.33%) SAN
3 16 (18.39%) WAN
4 15 (17.24%) LAN
5 11 (12.64%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (10.34%) DNS
6 9 (10.34%) DHCP
7 8 (9.20%) NAS
8 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.60%) SSL
10 2 (2.30%) VoIP
11 1 (1.15%) PBX
11 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.75%) Finance
1 5 (5.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 18 (20.69%) Field Engineer
3 12 (13.79%) Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (10.34%) IT Support
5 7 (8.05%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Service Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Junior
7 5 (5.75%) Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Graduate
7 5 (5.75%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Junior Developer
7 5 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Messaging Specialist
8 4 (4.60%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.60%) Exchange Specialist
8 4 (4.60%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Messaging Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) Web Services
2 5 (5.75%) Ajax
2 5 (5.75%) jQuery
2 5 (5.75%) HTML5
2 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (5.75%) HTML
2 5 (5.75%) .NET
2 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.75%) CSS
3 1 (1.15%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Replication
2 22 (25.29%) Blackberry
3 7 (8.05%) Clustering
4 3 (3.45%) PDA
5 1 (1.15%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 57 (65.52%) Windows
2 33 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.20%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.05%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.45%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) ITIL
2 6 (6.90%) CRM
3 5 (5.75%) OO
4 4 (4.60%) TOGAF
4 4 (4.60%) Data Protection
5 3 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.30%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.15%) Change Management
7 1 (1.15%) Migration
7 1 (1.15%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.15%) Service Management
7 1 (1.15%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.14%) SQL
2 17 (19.54%) PowerShell
3 12 (13.79%) VBScript
4 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (44.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (26.44%) MCDST
3 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
4 12 (13.79%) MCSE
5 10 (11.49%) MCSA
5 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
6 9 (10.34%) MCP
7 4 (4.60%) MCTS
7 4 (4.60%) MCITP
8 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.15%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (21.84%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 60 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 32 (36.78%) NetApp
3 24 (27.59%) VMware
4 19 (21.84%) EMC
5 15 (17.24%) Cisco
6 5 (5.75%) Citrix
7 4 (4.60%) CA
7 4 (4.60%) HP
8 2 (2.30%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.15%) Dell
9 1 (1.15%) Intel
9 1 (1.15%) Peregrine
9 1 (1.15%) Remedy
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