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 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 45 24 46
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 287 391 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.01% 8.02% 4.82%
As % of the System Software category 64.79% 59.60% 49.13%
Number of salaries quoted 252 317 153
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
443 656 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.27% 13.46% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 374 500 285
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £54,500
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 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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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 -8 215 £32,500 - 21
Bradford -38 17 £36,000 +10.76% 3
Wakefield -1 16 £22,000 -2.22% 1
Halifax -5 15 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Castleford +5 5 £22,500 -13.46%
Brighouse - 3 £17,000 -
Keighley -3 2 £25,500 +37.83%
Huddersfield -17 2 £43,750 +45.83%
Bingley - 2 - -
Otley - 2 £30,000 -
Pontefract - 2 £25,000 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 536 (82.08%) Windows
2 390 (59.72%) Microsoft
3 358 (54.82%) VMware
4 278 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 266 (40.74%) MS Exchange
6 252 (38.59%) MS Excel
7 233 (35.68%) ITIL
8 194 (29.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 171 (26.19%) Cisco
10 156 (23.89%) DNS
11 142 (21.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 139 (21.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 133 (20.37%) SAN
14 132 (20.21%) Citrix
15 131 (20.06%) SQL Server
16 124 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
17 123 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
18 121 (18.53%) Linux
19 108 (16.54%) Windows 7
20 106 (16.23%) MS Office
21 103 (15.77%) WAN
22 101 (15.47%) DHCP
22 101 (15.47%) VPN
22 101 (15.47%) HP
23 96 (14.70%) LAN
24 95 (14.55%) Firewall
25 83 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2013
25 83 (12.71%) SCCM
26 81 (12.40%) Hyper-V
27 75 (11.49%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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
1 266 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 142 (21.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 74 (11.33%) Lync
5 69 (10.57%) SharePoint
6 39 (5.97%) IIS
7 27 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (3.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 18 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (1.99%) IBM Notes
11 11 (1.68%) CMS
12 5 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.46%) Apache
15 2 (0.31%) Confluence
16 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
16 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.15%) Site Server
Applications
1 252 (38.59%) MS Excel
2 106 (16.23%) MS Office
3 18 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.15%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.90%) Office 365
2 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.61%) SaaS
3 4 (0.61%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (23.89%) DNS
2 133 (20.37%) SAN
3 103 (15.77%) WAN
4 101 (15.47%) DHCP
4 101 (15.47%) VPN
5 96 (14.70%) LAN
6 95 (14.55%) Firewall
7 60 (9.19%) VoIP
8 55 (8.42%) TCP/IP
9 50 (7.66%) NAS
10 40 (6.13%) Network Security
11 33 (5.05%) Cisco IOS
12 28 (4.29%) Internet
13 27 (4.13%) Unified Communications
14 21 (3.22%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (3.06%) MPLS
16 18 (2.76%) FTP
17 12 (1.84%) Wireless
17 12 (1.84%) IP Telephony
18 9 (1.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (20.06%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (1.68%) MySQL
6 10 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (1.53%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.53%) Riak
7 5 (0.77%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.77%) MSI
2 3 (0.46%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.31%) JIRA
3 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (8.58%) Telecoms
2 30 (4.59%) Finance
3 26 (3.98%) Legal
4 15 (2.30%) Retail
5 10 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.07%) Law
7 2 (0.31%) Back Office
7 2 (0.31%) Automotive
7 2 (0.31%) Banking
8 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 202 (30.93%) Analyst
2 117 (17.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 71 (10.87%) Service Desk Analyst
3 71 (10.87%) Service Analyst
4 67 (10.26%) Support Analyst
5 58 (8.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 55 (8.42%) IT Support
7 48 (7.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 45 (6.89%) Architect
9 44 (6.74%) Support Engineer
10 41 (6.28%) Technical Support
11 34 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
11 34 (5.21%) Technical Analyst
12 32 (4.90%) Administrator
13 30 (4.59%) Technical Engineer
14 29 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
14 29 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
15 28 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
16 27 (4.13%) Consultant
17 24 (3.68%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.84%) Web Services
2 7 (1.07%) Application Packaging
3 6 (0.92%) .NET
4 3 (0.46%) XML
4 3 (0.46%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.31%) RESTful
5 2 (0.31%) XSL
5 2 (0.31%) LAMP
6 1 (0.15%) HTML
6 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.15%) CSS
6 1 (0.15%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.15%) EDI
6 1 (0.15%) WAP
6 1 (0.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.74%) Data Centre
3 38 (5.82%) Blackberry
4 24 (3.68%) Clustering
5 18 (2.76%) Video Conferencing
6 16 (2.45%) Replication
7 14 (2.14%) Statistics
8 11 (1.68%) GIS
9 9 (1.38%) iPad
10 8 (1.23%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.92%) EMC VNX
12 6 (0.92%) EqualLogic
13 5 (0.77%) IVR
14 4 (0.61%) NHS
14 4 (0.61%) iPhone
15 3 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
16 2 (0.31%) User Experience
16 2 (0.31%) Visualisation
16 2 (0.31%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 536 (82.08%) Windows
2 194 (29.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 139 (21.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 123 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 121 (18.53%) Linux
6 108 (16.54%) Windows 7
7 70 (10.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 68 (10.41%) Windows XP
9 58 (8.88%) Windows 8
10 52 (7.96%) UNIX
11 22 (3.37%) Android
12 9 (1.38%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.92%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.61%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.46%) Solaris
15 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.31%) Debian
16 2 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (35.68%) ITIL
2 57 (8.73%) Service Management
3 53 (8.12%) Load Balancing
4 42 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 38 (5.82%) Service Delivery
6 29 (4.44%) Business Continuity
7 28 (4.29%) Problem Management
8 27 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 26 (3.98%) TOGAF
9 26 (3.98%) Mentoring
10 25 (3.83%) Migration
11 23 (3.52%) Change Management
11 23 (3.52%) Release Management
12 21 (3.22%) Project Management
13 20 (3.06%) Network Management
14 19 (2.91%) Change Control
14 19 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (2.60%) Time Management
15 17 (2.60%) Technical Architecture
16 16 (2.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 75 (11.49%) PowerShell
2 68 (10.41%) SQL
3 23 (3.52%) Bash Shell
4 22 (3.37%) Perl
5 13 (1.99%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.23%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.77%) VBScript
7 5 (0.77%) VB
7 5 (0.77%) Java
8 3 (0.46%) C#
9 2 (0.31%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.15%) C
10 1 (0.15%) VBA
10 1 (0.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 124 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (9.65%) MCSE
3 40 (6.13%) MCP
4 30 (4.59%) MCSA
5 28 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
5 28 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 26 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (3.83%) MCITP
8 24 (3.68%) MCDST
9 21 (3.22%) CCNA
10 20 (3.06%) MCTS
11 14 (2.14%) Degree
12 12 (1.84%) ISEB
13 10 (1.53%) MOS
13 10 (1.53%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 9 (1.38%) CCNP
15 8 (1.23%) CCA
15 8 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (0.92%) A+ Certification
16 6 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.88%) SLA
2 11 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.46%) QA
5 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 278 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (12.40%) Hyper-V
3 64 (9.80%) VMware ESX
4 54 (8.27%) vSphere
5 45 (6.89%) XenApp
6 22 (3.37%) Terminal Services
7 17 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (2.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (1.68%) XenServer
9 11 (1.68%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (1.38%) VMware Server
12 8 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.92%) KVM
14 2 (0.31%) vCloud
14 2 (0.31%) Firmware
15 1 (0.15%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 1 (0.15%) Xen
15 1 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 83 (12.71%) SCCM
2 44 (6.74%) SCOM
3 26 (3.98%) Backup Exec
4 22 (3.37%) Puppet
5 19 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (2.14%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.68%) WSUS
7 11 (1.68%) AirWatch
8 6 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.61%) Opsview
10 3 (0.46%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.46%) ZENworks
11 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.31%) DameWare
11 2 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.31%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.31%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.31%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 390 (59.72%) Microsoft
2 358 (54.82%) VMware
3 171 (26.19%) Cisco
4 132 (20.21%) Citrix
5 101 (15.47%) HP
6 61 (9.34%) Red Hat
7 59 (9.04%) NetApp
8 50 (7.66%) CheckPoint
9 40 (6.13%) EMC
10 32 (4.90%) Symantec
11 27 (4.13%) IBM
12 26 (3.98%) F5
13 21 (3.22%) Dell
14 20 (3.06%) Dell Compellent
15 17 (2.60%) Oracle
16 16 (2.45%) CommVault
17 15 (2.30%) Apple
17 15 (2.30%) Juniper
18 13 (1.99%) Lotus
19 12 (1.84%) Veeam
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