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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 40 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 16.67% 12.62% 6.36%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 68.42% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 7
Average salary £20,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,400 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £38,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
50 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.83% 18.45% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 29
Average salary £21,000 £38,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.73% +49.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 36 (56.25%) VMware
3 27 (42.19%) MS Excel
4 23 (35.94%) Windows XP
4 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
5 22 (34.38%) MS Office
6 20 (31.25%) Citrix
6 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
6 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (26.56%) ITIL
8 15 (23.44%) DNS
8 15 (23.44%) SCCM
9 11 (17.19%) Finance
9 11 (17.19%) SLA
9 11 (17.19%) AppSense
9 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
9 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
10 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (15.63%) Symantec
11 9 (14.06%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
11 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
13 7 (10.94%) Firewall
13 7 (10.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (10.94%) Retail
13 7 (10.94%) Windows Vista

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.13%) Lync
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (42.19%) MS Excel
2 22 (34.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) DNS
2 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.94%) Firewall
4 5 (7.81%) VPN
5 4 (6.25%) DHCP
5 4 (6.25%) VoIP
6 3 (4.69%) WAN
6 3 (4.69%) LAN
7 2 (3.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Analyst
2 32 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 23 (35.94%) Support Analyst
4 18 (28.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 13 (20.31%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (20.31%) Service Analyst
6 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) IT Support
7 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Support
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) IT Support Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.13%) Administrator
10 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 1 (1.56%) Technical Support
11 1 (1.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.13%) iPad
3 2 (3.13%) iPhone
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 23 (35.94%) Windows XP
3 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.94%) Windows Vista
7 6 (9.38%) Windows 2000
8 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.13%) Linux
9 2 (3.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) ITIL
2 5 (7.81%) Change Control
3 4 (6.25%) ERP
4 2 (3.13%) Network Design
4 2 (3.13%) Time Management
4 2 (3.13%) OO
4 2 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.13%) Perl
3 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
1 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (7.81%) MCP
5 4 (6.25%) MCSA
6 2 (3.13%) Degree
6 2 (3.13%) MCDST
6 2 (3.13%) MCTS
6 2 (3.13%) CCA
6 2 (3.13%) CCNA
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) VMware
2 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
3 20 (31.25%) Citrix
4 11 (17.19%) AppSense
5 10 (15.63%) Symantec
6 7 (10.94%) Fujitsu
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco
7 2 (3.13%) Remedy
7 2 (3.13%) Avaya
7 2 (3.13%) BMC
7 2 (3.13%) Apple
8 1 (1.56%) Veritas
8 1 (1.56%) Lotus
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) Dell
8 1 (1.56%) Zoho
8 1 (1.56%) LANDesk
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon application
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago