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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 439 234 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.49% 6.03% 5.81%
As % of the System Software category 60.89% 50.54% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 338 195 181
Average salary £31,500 £30,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.13% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,350 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
721 463 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.94% 11.93% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 550 338 343
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +15 287 £32,500 +6.55% 23
Bradford +33 66 £30,000 +36.36% 4
Wakefield +12 45 £20,000 -32.20% 5
Huddersfield +17 10 £17,000 -38.18% 2
Wetherby -1 9 £18,000 -52.00% 1
Dewsbury - 9 £19,000 -
Cleckheaton +1 5 £26,000 +44.44%
Knottingley 0 2 £20,750 -25.22%
Pontefract -4 1 £22,000 -42.10%
Halifax -16 1 £22,500 -15.88% 4
Batley - 1 £19,000 - 1
Ilkley - 1 £22,000 -
Keighley - 1 £18,500 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 655 (80.17%) Windows
2 520 (63.65%) Microsoft
3 398 (48.71%) VMware
4 313 (38.31%) MS Exchange
5 302 (36.96%) MS Excel
6 284 (34.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 265 (32.44%) Citrix
8 258 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 247 (30.23%) ITIL
10 217 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 213 (26.07%) Cisco
12 188 (23.01%) Microsoft Certification
13 156 (19.09%) SAN
13 156 (19.09%) MS Office
14 148 (18.12%) SQL Server
15 147 (17.99%) DNS
16 144 (17.63%) MCSE
17 126 (15.42%) NetApp
18 116 (14.20%) Exchange Server 2010
19 115 (14.08%) Finance
20 113 (13.83%) Hyper-V
21 110 (13.46%) Firewall
22 105 (12.85%) Windows 7
23 104 (12.73%) SCCM
24 103 (12.61%) Linux
24 103 (12.61%) Windows Server 2012
25 98 (12.00%) XenApp
26 95 (11.63%) Windows XP
26 95 (11.63%) HP
27 93 (11.38%) SharePoint

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 313 (38.31%) MS Exchange
2 116 (14.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 93 (11.38%) SharePoint
4 77 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 57 (6.98%) Lync
6 45 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 43 (5.26%) IIS
8 35 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 30 (3.67%) Office Communications Server
10 26 (3.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 21 (2.57%) Apache
12 17 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (1.10%) IBM Notes
15 8 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
15 8 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.37%) CMS
16 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
17 2 (0.24%) Site Server
Applications
1 302 (36.96%) MS Excel
2 156 (19.09%) MS Office
3 7 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.37%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.24%) Line 500
3 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.14%) Office 365
2 9 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.37%) SaaS
3 3 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 156 (19.09%) SAN
2 147 (17.99%) DNS
3 110 (13.46%) Firewall
4 83 (10.16%) NAS
5 72 (8.81%) TCP/IP
5 72 (8.81%) LAN
6 68 (8.32%) Internet
7 64 (7.83%) DHCP
8 63 (7.71%) WAN
9 41 (5.02%) VPN
10 36 (4.41%) Cisco IOS
11 29 (3.55%) Unified Communications
12 25 (3.06%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (2.69%) WAAS
14 20 (2.45%) MPLS
14 20 (2.45%) VoIP
15 19 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
17 16 (1.96%) Network Security
18 14 (1.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 65 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (0.73%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.37%) 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 (0.37%) Maven
1 3 (0.37%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.24%) JIRA
2 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 115 (14.08%) Finance
2 19 (2.33%) Legal
3 16 (1.96%) Retail
4 10 (1.22%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.10%) Banking
6 8 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.37%) Advertising
8 2 (0.24%) Marketing
9 1 (0.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 254 (31.09%) Analyst
2 116 (14.20%) Support Analyst
3 93 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 87 (10.65%) Support Engineer
5 82 (10.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 77 (9.42%) Architect
7 69 (8.45%) IT Support
8 62 (7.59%) Infrastructure Architect
9 50 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
10 49 (6.00%) Technical Support
11 47 (5.75%) Technical Analyst
12 43 (5.26%) Security Analyst
13 42 (5.14%) Service Desk Analyst
13 42 (5.14%) Service Analyst
14 39 (4.77%) IT Security Analyst
15 37 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 35 (4.28%) Consultant
17 34 (4.16%) Team Leader
18 30 (3.67%) Technical Support Analyst
18 30 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.45%) .NET
2 7 (0.86%) Web Services
2 7 (0.86%) Middleware
3 6 (0.73%) .NET Framework
4 5 (0.61%) WebCenter
5 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.37%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 2 (0.24%) .NET Compact Framework
7 2 (0.24%) WPF
7 2 (0.24%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.24%) Spring
8 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.12%) COM
8 1 (0.12%) LAMP
8 1 (0.12%) HTML
8 1 (0.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.71%) Clustering
2 54 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 29 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.33%) iPhone
6 17 (2.08%) iPad
6 17 (2.08%) Replication
7 15 (1.84%) PKI
8 12 (1.47%) CLARiiON
8 12 (1.47%) Celerra
9 11 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (1.35%) Statistics
10 10 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.22%) FlexPod
11 7 (0.86%) PDA
11 7 (0.86%) CMDB
12 6 (0.73%) EqualLogic
13 5 (0.61%) Computer Science
14 3 (0.37%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 655 (80.17%) Windows
2 258 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 217 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 105 (12.85%) Windows 7
5 103 (12.61%) Linux
5 103 (12.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 95 (11.63%) Windows XP
7 66 (8.08%) UNIX
8 33 (4.04%) Windows 8
9 28 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (2.57%) Windows Vista
11 14 (1.71%) Android
12 9 (1.10%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.98%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.73%) Debian
14 6 (0.73%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.37%) HPUX
15 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (30.23%) ITIL
2 63 (7.71%) Load Balancing
3 51 (6.24%) TOGAF
4 49 (6.00%) E-Commerce
5 48 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 47 (5.75%) Change Control
7 46 (5.63%) Technical Architecture
8 37 (4.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 36 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 33 (4.04%) Project Management
11 31 (3.79%) Information Security
12 30 (3.67%) Incident Management
13 29 (3.55%) Migration
13 29 (3.55%) Mentoring
14 27 (3.30%) Change Management
14 27 (3.30%) Service Management
15 26 (3.18%) DevOps
16 25 (3.06%) Time Management
17 24 (2.94%) Business Continuity
18 22 (2.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (10.53%) SQL
2 60 (7.34%) PowerShell
3 13 (1.59%) T-SQL
4 12 (1.47%) Java
4 12 (1.47%) Shell Script
5 11 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 11 (1.35%) Perl
6 10 (1.22%) C#
7 5 (0.61%) C
7 5 (0.61%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.24%) PHP
8 2 (0.24%) VBScript
9 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.12%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 188 (23.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 144 (17.63%) MCSE
3 87 (10.65%) MCITP
4 66 (8.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 58 (7.10%) Citrix Certification
6 57 (6.98%) MCSA
7 55 (6.73%) Degree
8 48 (5.88%) CCNA
8 48 (5.88%) CCA
8 48 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (4.41%) MCP
10 30 (3.67%) Security Cleared
10 30 (3.67%) NCDA
11 29 (3.55%) MCTS
12 24 (2.94%) SC Cleared
12 24 (2.94%) CCEA
13 22 (2.69%) NCIE
13 22 (2.69%) VTSP
14 19 (2.33%) CCNP
15 18 (2.20%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (10.04%) SLA
2 17 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) COBIT
4 1 (0.12%) QA
4 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 284 (34.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (13.83%) Hyper-V
3 98 (12.00%) XenApp
4 85 (10.40%) VMware ESX
5 58 (7.10%) vSphere
6 53 (6.49%) XenDesktop
7 42 (5.14%) XenServer
8 22 (2.69%) Terminal Services
8 22 (2.69%) vCloud
9 19 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (1.10%) MetaFrame
12 9 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (0.98%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.37%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.24%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.12%) NDS
16 1 (0.12%) Xen
16 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 104 (12.73%) SCCM
2 43 (5.26%) SCOM
3 20 (2.45%) NetBackup
4 17 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 15 (1.84%) Backup Exec
6 14 (1.71%) XenMobile
7 11 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 9 (1.10%) Puppet
10 6 (0.73%) SCVMM
10 6 (0.73%) WSUS
11 5 (0.61%) SCDPM
11 5 (0.61%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.49%) Sysprep
12 4 (0.49%) WMI
12 4 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.37%) Nessus
14 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
14 1 (0.12%) MAILsweeper
14 1 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 520 (63.65%) Microsoft
2 398 (48.71%) VMware
3 265 (32.44%) Citrix
4 213 (26.07%) Cisco
5 126 (15.42%) NetApp
6 95 (11.63%) HP
7 87 (10.65%) EMC
8 54 (6.61%) F5
9 49 (6.00%) IBM
10 42 (5.14%) Symantec
11 41 (5.02%) AppSense
12 31 (3.79%) CommVault
13 30 (3.67%) Red Hat
14 29 (3.55%) CheckPoint
15 22 (2.69%) Dell
16 20 (2.45%) SolarWinds
17 19 (2.33%) Avaya
17 19 (2.33%) Apple
18 16 (1.96%) Sage
18 16 (1.96%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum £42000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, Yorkshire
networx
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16998 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Plus Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: dependent on exeprience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago