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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 14.68% 12.95% 12.61%
As % of the System Software category 72.73% 89.29% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 14
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -40.78%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
22 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.18% 14.51% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 21
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -39.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,200 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

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 29 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 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 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
4 17 (48.57%) MS Exchange
5 15 (42.86%) VMware
6 14 (40.00%) Citrix
6 14 (40.00%) MS Office
6 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (31.43%) Windows XP
7 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
8 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (28.57%) ITIL
9 9 (25.71%) MCP
9 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (22.86%) Service Management
10 8 (22.86%) Web Services
10 8 (22.86%) MCDST
10 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (20.00%) LAN
11 7 (20.00%) WAN
11 7 (20.00%) Internet
11 7 (20.00%) Cisco
11 7 (20.00%) Change Management
11 7 (20.00%) SAN
12 6 (17.14%) VoIP
12 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (14.29%) Android
13 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 17 (48.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (40.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) LAN
1 7 (20.00%) WAN
1 7 (20.00%) SAN
1 7 (20.00%) Internet
2 6 (17.14%) VoIP
3 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 3 (8.57%) Firewall
5 3 (8.57%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) Broadband
6 1 (2.86%) PBX
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
6 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) IT Support
4 4 (11.43%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Technician
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (31.43%) Windows XP
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Android
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Service Management
3 7 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.57%) Change Control
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (25.71%) MCP
3 8 (22.86%) MCDST
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) XenApp
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) Backup Exec
3 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.71%) ARCserve
4 2 (5.71%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 14 (40.00%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) Hitachi
5 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) Sophos
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) BMC
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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