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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 324 335 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.27% 7.24% 8.29%
As % of the System Software category 59.67% 73.46% 59.62%
Number of salaries quoted 296 285 355
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
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
543 456 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.85% 9.85% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 445 385 541
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +5 218 £36,500 +4.28% 20
Bradford +35 44 £30,000 -11.76% 2
Wakefield +9 33 £31,250 +48.80% 5
Halifax -3 13 £23,500 -6.00% 2
Ossett - 6 £25,000 -
Mirfield - 4 £26,000 -
Otley -3 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Pontefract +3 2 - -
Ilkley - 2 £37,500 -
Castleford -4 1 £22,500 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 488 (80.53%) Windows
2 396 (65.35%) Microsoft
3 319 (52.64%) Windows Server
4 303 (50.00%) VMware
5 257 (42.41%) MS Exchange
6 230 (37.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 210 (34.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 210 (34.65%) ITIL
8 205 (33.83%) MS Excel
9 190 (31.35%) Citrix
10 174 (28.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 155 (25.58%) SAN
11 155 (25.58%) MS Office
12 154 (25.41%) SQL Server
13 140 (23.10%) DNS
14 136 (22.44%) Microsoft Certification
15 132 (21.78%) Exchange Server 2010
16 127 (20.96%) Cisco
17 114 (18.81%) Windows Server 2003
17 114 (18.81%) Windows 7
18 111 (18.32%) DHCP
19 99 (16.34%) Finance
20 93 (15.35%) MCSE
21 91 (15.02%) SCCM
22 87 (14.36%) Hyper-V
23 86 (14.19%) HP
24 81 (13.37%) SQL
25 78 (12.87%) VPN
26 75 (12.38%) LAN
27 74 (12.21%) Skype for Business

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 257 (42.41%) MS Exchange
2 132 (21.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (12.21%) Skype for Business
4 44 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 42 (6.93%) IIS
6 40 (6.60%) SharePoint
7 19 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (3.14%) Office Communications Server
8 15 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (2.31%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.32%) IBM Notes
10 8 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.99%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.83%) CMS
13 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.50%) Confluence
15 2 (0.33%) JBoss
15 2 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
15 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 205 (33.83%) MS Excel
2 155 (25.58%) MS Office
3 23 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.33%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (11.06%) Office 365
2 26 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.50%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (25.58%) SAN
2 140 (23.10%) DNS
3 111 (18.32%) DHCP
4 78 (12.87%) VPN
5 75 (12.38%) LAN
6 73 (12.05%) TCP/IP
7 67 (11.06%) WAN
8 60 (9.90%) Firewall
9 38 (6.27%) NAS
10 33 (5.45%) Internet
11 30 (4.95%) VoIP
12 26 (4.29%) Network Security
13 24 (3.96%) Skype
14 19 (3.14%) IP Telephony
15 18 (2.97%) Unified Communications
16 15 (2.48%) Wireless
17 11 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
18 10 (1.65%) Intranet
18 10 (1.65%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (25.41%) SQL Server
2 68 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 33 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.16%) MySQL
8 6 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.17%) Big Data
11 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.17%) MS Access
11 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.66%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) Bower
3 1 (0.17%) Grunt
3 1 (0.17%) gulp
General
1 99 (16.34%) Finance
2 41 (6.77%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.80%) Legal
4 20 (3.30%) Retail
5 18 (2.97%) Law
6 16 (2.64%) Back Office
7 15 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (2.31%) Manufacturing
9 13 (2.15%) Publishing
10 9 (1.49%) Games
11 7 (1.16%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 200 (33.00%) Analyst
2 98 (16.17%) Support Analyst
3 92 (15.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 91 (15.02%) IT Support
5 90 (14.85%) IT Analyst
6 68 (11.22%) Service Analyst
7 67 (11.06%) Service Desk Analyst
8 66 (10.89%) IT Support Analyst
9 56 (9.24%) Support Engineer
10 49 (8.09%) IT Engineer
11 45 (7.43%) 3rd Line Support
12 43 (7.10%) 2nd Line Support
13 41 (6.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 34 (5.61%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 34 (5.61%) Service Desk Support
15 31 (5.12%) Administrator
15 31 (5.12%) Windows Engineer
16 28 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
16 28 (4.62%) Service Desk Support Analyst
17 26 (4.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.97%) Web Services
2 7 (1.16%) XML
3 6 (0.99%) HTML
4 5 (0.83%) .NET
4 5 (0.83%) JSON
4 5 (0.83%) REST
4 5 (0.83%) SAML
4 5 (0.83%) SOAP
4 5 (0.83%) XSLT
5 3 (0.50%) COM
5 3 (0.50%) MSMQ
6 2 (0.33%) J2EE
6 2 (0.33%) JRules
6 2 (0.33%) XSL
7 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.17%) CSS
7 1 (0.17%) Node.js
7 1 (0.17%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.40%) Data Centre
2 43 (7.10%) Clustering
3 26 (4.29%) Blackberry
4 24 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.30%) e-Learning
5 20 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (2.81%) Driving Licence
6 17 (2.81%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.65%) iPhone
7 10 (1.65%) PKI
8 8 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (1.16%) iPad
9 7 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (0.99%) Cybercrime
10 6 (0.99%) PDA
10 6 (0.99%) Replication
11 5 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (0.66%) Celerra
12 4 (0.66%) CLARiiON
13 3 (0.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 488 (80.53%) Windows
2 319 (52.64%) Windows Server
3 230 (37.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 174 (28.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 114 (18.81%) Windows 7
5 114 (18.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (9.24%) Linux
7 54 (8.91%) Windows XP
8 40 (6.60%) Windows 8
9 19 (3.14%) Unix
10 15 (2.48%) Windows 10
11 13 (2.15%) Windows 2000 Server
12 11 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (1.82%) Windows Vista
13 8 (1.32%) Android
14 7 (1.16%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.16%) CentOS
15 6 (0.99%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.17%) AIX
16 1 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (34.65%) ITIL
2 42 (6.93%) Migration
3 41 (6.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 41 (6.77%) Service Management
4 40 (6.60%) Time Management
5 39 (6.44%) Change Management
6 32 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (4.95%) Load Balancing
7 30 (4.95%) Mentoring
7 30 (4.95%) Project Management
8 29 (4.79%) Change Control
8 29 (4.79%) Problem Management
9 28 (4.62%) Server Virtualisation
10 25 (4.13%) ITIL V3
11 22 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (3.63%) Service Delivery
12 19 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
12 19 (3.14%) CRM
12 19 (3.14%) E-Discovery
13 18 (2.97%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 81 (13.37%) SQL
2 67 (11.06%) PowerShell
3 11 (1.82%) Java
4 9 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 8 (1.32%) C#
6 7 (1.16%) Python
7 6 (0.99%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.66%) Perl
9 3 (0.50%) VB
10 2 (0.33%) C
11 1 (0.17%) PHP
11 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.17%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 136 (22.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (15.35%) MCSE
3 46 (7.59%) MCP
4 41 (6.77%) MCSA
5 37 (6.11%) ITIL Certification
5 37 (6.11%) MCITP
6 22 (3.63%) Citrix Certification
7 20 (3.30%) Degree
8 12 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (1.82%) CCA
10 9 (1.49%) Security Cleared
11 8 (1.32%) CCNA
12 7 (1.16%) MCDST
13 6 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.83%) SC Cleared
15 4 (0.66%) APMP
15 4 (0.66%) CISSP
16 3 (0.50%) A+ Certification
16 3 (0.50%) CCNP
16 3 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.89%) SLA
2 5 (0.83%) COBIT
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 210 (34.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (14.36%) Hyper-V
3 63 (10.40%) XenApp
4 44 (7.26%) vSphere
5 36 (5.94%) XenDesktop
6 28 (4.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 28 (4.62%) Virtual Servers
7 16 (2.64%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (1.82%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.16%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.99%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.83%) XenServer
12 4 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.50%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.50%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 91 (15.02%) SCCM
2 64 (10.56%) SCOM
3 20 (3.30%) WSUS
4 19 (3.14%) Backup Exec
5 14 (2.31%) NetBackup
6 13 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
7 12 (1.98%) DameWare
8 10 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 9 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 6 (0.99%) XenMobile
13 5 (0.83%) Opsview
14 3 (0.50%) AirWatch
14 3 (0.50%) MAILsweeper
14 3 (0.50%) Nessus
14 3 (0.50%) Nexpose
15 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
15 2 (0.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 396 (65.35%) Microsoft
2 303 (50.00%) VMware
3 190 (31.35%) Citrix
4 127 (20.96%) Cisco
5 86 (14.19%) HP
6 49 (8.09%) NetApp
7 34 (5.61%) Symantec
8 27 (4.46%) Avaya
9 24 (3.96%) Oracle
10 18 (2.97%) 3PAR
11 17 (2.81%) Dell Compellent
12 13 (2.15%) CommVault
12 13 (2.15%) Dell
12 13 (2.15%) Red Hat
13 12 (1.98%) Hitachi
14 11 (1.82%) EMC
15 10 (1.65%) Remedy
16 9 (1.49%) Apple
16 9 (1.49%) IBM
16 9 (1.49%) Lotus
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dantech
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Car Allowance / Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits / enthronement
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Anonymous Recruiter
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £38000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
EMBS
Salary: £30k - 70k per year + Amazing Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 10 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Hh Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Prozone Sports
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Prozone Sports
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago