The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 20 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 13.25% 12.93% 20.81%
As % of the System Software category 52.63% 57.69% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 27
Average salary £21,000 £21,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% -17.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,950 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £34,000 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,373
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%
Active Directory
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

System Software Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.17% 22.41% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 39
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,050 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £36,750
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 Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wakefield region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Wakefield

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 39 (76.47%) Windows
3 24 (47.06%) MS Office
4 21 (41.18%) MS Exchange
5 20 (39.22%) MS Excel
6 18 (35.29%) VMware
7 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
8 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (23.53%) Windows XP
8 12 (23.53%) ITIL
8 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (21.57%) Internet
9 11 (21.57%) SCCM
10 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (17.65%) Citrix
12 8 (15.69%) Cisco
12 8 (15.69%) Office 365
12 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
13 7 (13.73%) Service Management
13 7 (13.73%) MCP
14 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
14 6 (11.76%) Sophos
14 6 (11.76%) MCDST
15 5 (9.80%) LANDesk
15 5 (9.80%) Migration
15 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
15 5 (9.80%) Android

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 21 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (47.06%) MS Office
2 20 (39.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Internet
2 5 (9.80%) Firewall
2 5 (9.80%) VoIP
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
2 5 (9.80%) SAN
3 4 (7.84%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) WAN
3 4 (7.84%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.92%) MPLS
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
6 1 (1.96%) PBX
6 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Service Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) IT Support
6 4 (7.84%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Desktop Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 2 (3.92%) Support Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.53%) Windows XP
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
6 5 (9.80%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Service Management
3 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.80%) Migration
5 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.84%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.88%) Time Management
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.92%) Change Control
7 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Information Assurance
8 1 (1.96%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.96%) ITSM
8 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) C
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.73%) MCP
3 6 (11.76%) MCDST
4 4 (7.84%) MCSE
4 4 (7.84%) MCSA
5 3 (5.88%) MCITP
6 2 (3.92%) CCNA
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.96%) CCA
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) vSphere
3 3 (5.88%) XenApp
4 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.92%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Citrix
4 8 (15.69%) Cisco
5 6 (11.76%) Sophos
6 5 (9.80%) LANDesk
7 3 (5.88%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) Remedy
8 2 (3.92%) BMC
8 2 (3.92%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.96%) Lotus
9 1 (1.96%) Symantec
9 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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