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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 19 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 15.08% 14.55% 10.81%
As % of the System Software category 73.08% 80.00% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 10
Average salary £21,000 £22,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -40.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £28,400 £38,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
26 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.63% 18.18% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 15
Average salary £22,250 £27,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.59% -28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £33,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 35 (87.50%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
4 17 (42.50%) MS Office
5 16 (40.00%) VMware
6 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
7 14 (35.00%) Citrix
8 12 (30.00%) ITIL
8 12 (30.00%) Windows XP
9 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 9 (22.50%) Service Management
10 9 (22.50%) MCP
10 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (20.00%) MCDST
11 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (20.00%) Web Services
12 7 (17.50%) VoIP
12 7 (17.50%) Internet
12 7 (17.50%) Cisco
12 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (15.00%) SCCM
13 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (15.00%) Change Management
13 6 (15.00%) SAN
13 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (15.00%) WAN
13 6 (15.00%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (42.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) VoIP
1 7 (17.50%) Internet
2 6 (15.00%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) WAN
2 6 (15.00%) LAN
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
5 3 (7.50%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) PBX
6 1 (2.50%) Broadband
6 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (22.50%) IT Support
4 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Support Technician
6 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 12 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (12.50%) Android
8 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Service Management
3 6 (15.00%) Change Management
4 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Change Control
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (22.50%) MCP
3 8 (20.00%) MCDST
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.00%) ARCserve
4 2 (5.00%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) Citrix
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Remedy
5 2 (5.00%) BMC
5 2 (5.00%) Hitachi
5 2 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) Symantec
6 1 (2.50%) Sophos
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £20000 Per Annum + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago