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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 32 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 14.48% 10.10% 9.23%
As % of the System Software category 71.11% 43.48% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 12
Average salary £22,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.30% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £22,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,600 £42,500
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
45 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.36% 23.23% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 12
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 27 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 56 (75.68%) Windows
2 40 (54.05%) Microsoft
3 31 (41.89%) VMware
4 26 (35.14%) MS Excel
5 24 (32.43%) MS Office
5 24 (32.43%) Windows XP
6 22 (29.73%) MS Exchange
6 22 (29.73%) Citrix
7 21 (28.38%) ITIL
7 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (24.32%) DNS
8 18 (24.32%) SCCM
9 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (18.92%) Windows 7
12 12 (16.22%) Symantec
12 12 (16.22%) SLA
12 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (14.86%) Firewall
13 11 (14.86%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (13.51%) AppSense
14 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
14 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
14 10 (13.51%) Windows Vista
15 9 (12.16%) MCP
15 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (10.81%) Office 365
16 8 (10.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 22 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.05%) IIS
4 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.35%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 24 (32.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) DNS
2 11 (14.86%) Firewall
3 8 (10.81%) Internet
3 8 (10.81%) DHCP
4 7 (9.46%) VoIP
5 6 (8.11%) WAN
5 6 (8.11%) LAN
6 4 (5.41%) VPN
6 4 (5.41%) MPLS
7 3 (4.05%) SAN
7 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.35%) Intranet
8 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.35%) Network Security
8 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (56.76%) Analyst
2 26 (35.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 24 (32.43%) Service Analyst
3 24 (32.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (17.57%) Support Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) IT Support
6 8 (10.81%) Service Desk Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Support Technician
10 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Administrator
11 2 (2.70%) Citrix Support
11 2 (2.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 2 (2.70%) IT Support Analyst
11 2 (2.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.05%) iPhone
3 3 (4.05%) iPad
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (75.68%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Windows XP
3 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (18.92%) Windows 7
6 10 (13.51%) Windows Vista
7 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.70%) Linux
10 2 (2.70%) Debian
10 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) ITIL
2 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
3 5 (6.76%) Migration
3 5 (6.76%) Service Management
4 4 (5.41%) Time Management
4 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.05%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.05%) Change Control
6 2 (2.70%) OO
6 2 (2.70%) Network Design
7 1 (1.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.35%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.35%) ITSM
7 1 (1.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.35%) Information Assurance
7 1 (1.35%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.70%) Perl
2 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.35%) C
3 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.86%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.16%) MCP
5 8 (10.81%) MCSA
5 8 (10.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (6.76%) MCSE
7 4 (5.41%) MCDST
8 3 (4.05%) MCITP
8 3 (4.05%) CCNA
8 3 (4.05%) CCA
8 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.70%) MCTS
10 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.11%) XenApp
3 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.05%) vSphere
5 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (24.32%) SCCM
2 2 (2.70%) SCOM
2 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 31 (41.89%) VMware
3 22 (29.73%) Citrix
4 12 (16.22%) Symantec
5 10 (13.51%) AppSense
6 7 (9.46%) Fujitsu
6 7 (9.46%) Cisco
7 6 (8.11%) LANDesk
8 5 (6.76%) Sophos
9 3 (4.05%) Remedy
9 3 (4.05%) Dell
9 3 (4.05%) BMC
10 2 (2.70%) Avaya
10 2 (2.70%) HP
10 2 (2.70%) Lotus
10 2 (2.70%) Apple
10 2 (2.70%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.35%) Zoho
11 1 (1.35%) NetApp
11 1 (1.35%) Veritas
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £17000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Prism Medical UK
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Company Pension
Posted: 19 days ago