The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 431 199 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.65% 5.34% 6.13%
As % of the System Software category 62.65% 48.89% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 321 172 188
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
Active Directory
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 West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
688 407 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.80% 10.93% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 502 312 338
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Yorkshire region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +25 284 £32,500 +8.33% 18
Bradford +28 63 £31,500 +70.27% 2
Wakefield +6 33 £20,000 -47.36% 5
Huddersfield +11 10 £25,000 -23.66% 1
Cleckheaton +1 10 £25,000 +38.88%
Halifax -2 9 £22,500 -35.71%
Wetherby -2 6 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Dewsbury - 5 £19,000 - 1
Knottingley 0 2 £20,750 -13.54% 1
Keighley +5 1 £18,500 -30.18%
Pontefract -2 1 £22,000 -42.10%
Batley - 1 £19,000 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 661 (79.93%) Windows
2 525 (63.48%) Microsoft
3 368 (44.50%) VMware
4 332 (40.15%) MS Exchange
5 314 (37.97%) MS Excel
6 263 (31.80%) VMware Infrastructure
7 253 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 250 (30.23%) Citrix
9 237 (28.66%) ITIL
10 214 (25.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 192 (23.22%) Cisco
12 180 (21.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 176 (21.28%) MS Office
14 156 (18.86%) SQL Server
15 154 (18.62%) DNS
16 143 (17.29%) MCSE
17 141 (17.05%) SAN
18 126 (15.24%) NetApp
19 112 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
20 111 (13.42%) SharePoint
21 107 (12.94%) Linux
22 106 (12.82%) Windows XP
22 106 (12.82%) Finance
22 106 (12.82%) Windows 7
23 103 (12.45%) SCCM
23 103 (12.45%) Hyper-V
24 102 (12.33%) Firewall
25 100 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
26 89 (10.76%) SQL
26 89 (10.76%) SLA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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
1 332 (40.15%) MS Exchange
2 112 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 111 (13.42%) SharePoint
4 86 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 56 (6.77%) Lync
6 43 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 39 (4.72%) IIS
8 35 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 34 (4.11%) Office Communications Server
10 26 (3.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 20 (2.42%) Apache
13 16 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (1.33%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
17 3 (0.36%) Tomcat
17 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.36%) CMS
18 2 (0.24%) Site Server
Applications
1 314 (37.97%) MS Excel
2 176 (21.28%) MS Office
3 8 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.36%) Line 500
2 3 (0.36%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.65%) Office 365
2 16 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.36%) SaaS
3 3 (0.36%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 154 (18.62%) DNS
2 141 (17.05%) SAN
3 102 (12.33%) Firewall
4 86 (10.40%) NAS
5 80 (9.67%) TCP/IP
6 77 (9.31%) Internet
7 76 (9.19%) DHCP
8 62 (7.50%) LAN
9 55 (6.65%) WAN
9 55 (6.65%) VPN
10 35 (4.23%) Cisco IOS
11 33 (3.99%) Unified Communications
12 22 (2.66%) Intrusion Detection
13 21 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (2.30%) VoIP
15 18 (2.18%) WAAS
16 17 (2.06%) Network Security
16 17 (2.06%) MPLS
17 16 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (1.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 64 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (6.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.24%) MySQL
8 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.12%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.36%) Maven
1 3 (0.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.12%) JIRA
2 1 (0.12%) ERwin
General
1 106 (12.82%) Finance
2 17 (2.06%) Retail
3 14 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.45%) Legal
5 9 (1.09%) Banking
6 7 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.12%) Games
8 1 (0.12%) Local Government
8 1 (0.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 274 (33.13%) Analyst
2 144 (17.41%) Support Analyst
3 99 (11.97%) 2nd Line Support
4 91 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 86 (10.40%) Support Engineer
6 71 (8.59%) Architect
7 66 (7.98%) IT Support
8 64 (7.74%) Technical Support
9 55 (6.65%) Infrastructure Architect
10 52 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support
11 51 (6.17%) Technical Analyst
12 49 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 46 (5.56%) Security Analyst
14 42 (5.08%) IT Security Analyst
15 39 (4.72%) Service Analyst
15 39 (4.72%) Service Desk Analyst
15 39 (4.72%) Consultant
16 37 (4.47%) Technical Support Analyst
17 31 (3.75%) Team Leader
18 29 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.63%) .NET
2 10 (1.21%) Web Services
3 7 (0.85%) ASP.NET
3 7 (0.85%) .NET Framework
4 6 (0.73%) Middleware
4 6 (0.73%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 5 (0.60%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.24%) .NET Compact Framework
6 2 (0.24%) WPF
6 2 (0.24%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.24%) Spring
7 1 (0.12%) LAMP
7 1 (0.12%) COM
7 1 (0.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.12%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.46%) Clustering
2 53 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (4.72%) Blackberry
4 31 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.30%) iPhone
6 18 (2.18%) iPad
6 18 (2.18%) Statistics
7 15 (1.81%) Replication
8 12 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (1.21%) Celerra
9 10 (1.21%) CLARiiON
9 10 (1.21%) PKI
10 9 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.97%) FlexPod
12 7 (0.85%) PDA
13 6 (0.73%) EqualLogic
14 5 (0.60%) CMDB
15 4 (0.48%) Computer Science
16 3 (0.36%) N-Tier
16 3 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 661 (79.93%) Windows
2 253 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 214 (25.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 107 (12.94%) Linux
5 106 (12.82%) Windows XP
5 106 (12.82%) Windows 7
6 100 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 65 (7.86%) UNIX
8 29 (3.51%) Windows 8
9 25 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (2.30%) Windows Vista
11 13 (1.57%) Android
12 8 (0.97%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.85%) Fedora
13 7 (0.85%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.60%) Debian
14 5 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.36%) HPUX
17 2 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (28.66%) ITIL
2 57 (6.89%) Load Balancing
3 55 (6.65%) Problem Management
4 48 (5.80%) TOGAF
5 46 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 46 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 44 (5.32%) Technical Architecture
6 44 (5.32%) Change Control
7 42 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 33 (3.99%) Time Management
8 33 (3.99%) Information Security
9 32 (3.87%) Migration
10 31 (3.75%) Mentoring
11 29 (3.51%) Change Management
12 28 (3.39%) Data Protection
13 27 (3.26%) Incident Management
14 25 (3.02%) Penetration Testing
14 25 (3.02%) SIEM
14 25 (3.02%) Project Management
14 25 (3.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (10.76%) SQL
2 53 (6.41%) PowerShell
3 16 (1.93%) T-SQL
4 15 (1.81%) Java
5 14 (1.69%) C#
6 8 (0.97%) Shell Script
7 7 (0.85%) C
8 6 (0.73%) Perl
8 6 (0.73%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.60%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.60%) VBA
10 2 (0.24%) PHP
11 1 (0.12%) VBScript
11 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.12%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 180 (21.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 143 (17.29%) MCSE
3 87 (10.52%) MCITP
4 54 (6.53%) Degree
4 54 (6.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 52 (6.29%) CCNA
5 52 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
6 51 (6.17%) MCSA
7 48 (5.80%) Citrix Certification
8 43 (5.20%) CCA
9 37 (4.47%) MCP
10 27 (3.26%) MCTS
11 26 (3.14%) NCDA
12 23 (2.78%) Security Cleared
13 18 (2.18%) NCIE
13 18 (2.18%) VTSP
14 17 (2.06%) CCEE
14 17 (2.06%) SC Cleared
14 17 (2.06%) CCNP
15 15 (1.81%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (10.76%) SLA
2 17 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.36%) QA
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 263 (31.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (12.45%) Hyper-V
3 87 (10.52%) XenApp
4 76 (9.19%) VMware ESX
5 50 (6.05%) vSphere
6 45 (5.44%) XenDesktop
7 44 (5.32%) XenServer
8 25 (3.02%) Terminal Services
9 22 (2.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 18 (2.18%) vCloud
11 9 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (1.09%) MetaFrame
12 8 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (0.73%) NDS
15 4 (0.48%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.24%) NFS
16 2 (0.24%) ISA Server
17 1 (0.12%) Xen
17 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 103 (12.45%) SCCM
2 38 (4.59%) SCOM
3 16 (1.93%) NetBackup
4 14 (1.69%) Backup Exec
5 11 (1.33%) WSUS
6 9 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 9 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (0.85%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.73%) SCDPM
9 5 (0.60%) Puppet
9 5 (0.60%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.60%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.48%) Sysprep
10 4 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.48%) WMI
11 3 (0.36%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.36%) Nessus
11 3 (0.36%) SCSM
12 2 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 525 (63.48%) Microsoft
2 368 (44.50%) VMware
3 250 (30.23%) Citrix
4 192 (23.22%) Cisco
5 126 (15.24%) NetApp
6 82 (9.92%) HP
7 79 (9.55%) EMC
8 48 (5.80%) F5
9 47 (5.68%) IBM
10 38 (4.59%) AppSense
10 38 (4.59%) Symantec
11 36 (4.35%) CommVault
12 27 (3.26%) Red Hat
13 24 (2.90%) Sage
13 24 (2.90%) CheckPoint
14 21 (2.54%) Dell
15 17 (2.06%) Apple
16 16 (1.93%) Avaya
16 16 (1.93%) Juniper
17 15 (1.81%) SolarWinds
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: dependent on exeprience
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Company Car + Profit Share + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 22k per year + Mileage
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago