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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 16.44% 5.56% 5.08%
As % of the System Software category 68.52% 31.58% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 6
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,250 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £44,000 £39,250
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
54 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 24.00% 17.59% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 46 15 6
Average salary £31,250 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.34% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,300 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 54 (76.06%) Windows
2 34 (47.89%) Microsoft
3 33 (46.48%) VMware
4 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
5 24 (33.80%) Windows XP
6 23 (32.39%) Citrix
7 21 (29.58%) MS Exchange
7 21 (29.58%) MS Office
7 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (26.76%) DNS
9 18 (25.35%) SCCM
9 18 (25.35%) ITIL
10 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (16.90%) SLA
12 12 (16.90%) Symantec
12 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
12 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
12 12 (16.90%) AppSense
12 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (15.49%) Windows 7
13 11 (15.49%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (14.08%) Firewall
15 9 (12.68%) Windows Vista
15 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (11.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (11.27%) Finance
16 8 (11.27%) MCSA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 21 (29.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
2 21 (29.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) DNS
2 10 (14.08%) Firewall
3 7 (9.86%) DHCP
4 6 (8.45%) VoIP
4 6 (8.45%) Internet
5 5 (7.04%) WAN
5 5 (7.04%) LAN
6 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.63%) VPN
6 4 (5.63%) MPLS
7 3 (4.23%) SAN
8 1 (1.41%) Intranet
8 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.41%) Network Security
8 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
General
1 8 (11.27%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Retail
2 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Analyst
2 29 (40.85%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (26.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 19 (26.76%) Service Analyst
4 16 (22.54%) Support Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Service Desk Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) IT Support
8 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (5.63%) Support Technician
10 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (4.23%) IT Support Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (4.23%) Administrator
12 2 (2.82%) Technical Support
12 2 (2.82%) Desktop Support
12 2 (2.82%) Server Support
12 2 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.23%) iPhone
2 3 (4.23%) iPad
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (76.06%) Windows
2 24 (33.80%) Windows XP
3 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.49%) Windows 7
6 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (12.68%) Windows Vista
7 5 (7.04%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.63%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.82%) Linux
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.82%) Debian
9 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) ITIL
2 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (5.63%) Migration
4 3 (4.23%) Service Management
4 3 (4.23%) Time Management
4 3 (4.23%) Change Control
5 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.82%) Network Design
5 2 (2.82%) OO
6 1 (1.41%) ITSM
6 1 (1.41%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.41%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.41%) Information Assurance
6 1 (1.41%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) Perl
1 2 (2.82%) SQL
1 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
1 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
2 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.49%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (11.27%) MCSA
4 8 (11.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (9.86%) MCP
6 5 (7.04%) MCSE
7 3 (4.23%) CCNA
7 3 (4.23%) CCA
7 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.82%) MCDST
8 2 (2.82%) MCTS
8 2 (2.82%) MCITP
9 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.45%) XenApp
3 3 (4.23%) vSphere
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (25.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) SCOM
2 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (47.89%) Microsoft
2 33 (46.48%) VMware
3 23 (32.39%) Citrix
4 12 (16.90%) AppSense
4 12 (16.90%) Symantec
5 7 (9.86%) Fujitsu
6 6 (8.45%) Cisco
7 5 (7.04%) LANDesk
8 4 (5.63%) Sophos
9 3 (4.23%) Dell
10 2 (2.82%) HP
10 2 (2.82%) Avaya
10 2 (2.82%) BMC
10 2 (2.82%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.82%) Remedy
10 2 (2.82%) Lotus
10 2 (2.82%) Apple
11 1 (1.41%) Zoho
11 1 (1.41%) NetApp
11 1 (1.41%) Veritas
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £17000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago