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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 379 282 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.99% 6.55% 5.47%
As % of the System Software category 61.83% 46.00% 58.56%
Number of salaries quoted 314 237 186
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,400 £42,500
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
613 613 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.93% 14.24% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 517 455 283
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +7 235 £30,000 +1.69% 25
Bradford +10 52 £35,000 +25.00% 5
Wakefield +5 32 £22,000 -32.30% 3
Halifax +3 32 £35,000 +25.00% 5
Wetherby -1 8 £22,000 -51.11%
Huddersfield +5 6 £22,000 -37.14%
Pontefract +4 2 £27,750 +68.18%
Heckmondwike - 1 £20,000 -
Castleford - 1 £20,000 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 646 (80.95%) Windows
2 538 (67.42%) Microsoft
3 380 (47.62%) VMware
4 324 (40.60%) MS Exchange
5 284 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 283 (35.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 271 (33.96%) MS Excel
8 260 (32.58%) ITIL
9 243 (30.45%) Citrix
10 220 (27.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 208 (26.07%) Cisco
12 175 (21.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 175 (21.93%) SAN
13 166 (20.80%) Exchange Server 2010
14 154 (19.30%) SQL Server
15 151 (18.92%) DNS
16 135 (16.92%) Hyper-V
17 128 (16.04%) MCSE
18 126 (15.79%) Windows 7
19 125 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
20 123 (15.41%) MS Office
21 119 (14.91%) SLA
22 112 (14.04%) XenApp
22 112 (14.04%) SCCM
23 103 (12.91%) Firewall
24 102 (12.78%) Linux
25 99 (12.41%) NetApp
26 97 (12.16%) HP
27 89 (11.15%) Windows XP
28 87 (10.90%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 324 (40.60%) MS Exchange
2 166 (20.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 86 (10.78%) SharePoint
4 79 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 78 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 64 (8.02%) Lync
7 47 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 36 (4.51%) IIS
9 33 (4.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 22 (2.76%) Office Communications Server
11 18 (2.26%) Apache
12 13 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
16 4 (0.50%) IBM Notes
17 2 (0.25%) Site Server
18 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 271 (33.96%) MS Excel
2 123 (15.41%) MS Office
3 7 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.38%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.25%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.14%) Office 365
2 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 175 (21.93%) SAN
2 151 (18.92%) DNS
3 103 (12.91%) Firewall
4 87 (10.90%) LAN
5 83 (10.40%) DHCP
6 79 (9.90%) WAN
7 73 (9.15%) NAS
8 63 (7.89%) TCP/IP
8 63 (7.89%) VPN
9 49 (6.14%) VoIP
10 44 (5.51%) Internet
11 38 (4.76%) Unified Communications
12 26 (3.26%) Network Security
13 25 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (2.63%) MPLS
16 19 (2.38%) Wireless
17 17 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
18 14 (1.75%) WAAS
18 14 (1.75%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 73 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (1.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 84 (10.53%) Finance
2 27 (3.38%) Retail
3 22 (2.76%) Legal
4 21 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.00%) Advertising
6 5 (0.63%) Back Office
7 3 (0.38%) Marketing
8 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 237 (29.70%) Analyst
2 91 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 89 (11.15%) 2nd Line Support
4 83 (10.40%) Support Analyst
5 78 (9.77%) Service Analyst
5 78 (9.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 75 (9.40%) IT Support
7 72 (9.02%) Support Engineer
8 55 (6.89%) Architect
9 52 (6.52%) Team Leader
10 48 (6.02%) Technical Analyst
11 46 (5.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 45 (5.64%) Infrastructure Architect
13 44 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
14 43 (5.39%) 3rd Line Support
15 42 (5.26%) Technical Support
16 34 (4.26%) Server Engineer
17 33 (4.14%) Support Team Leader
17 33 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
18 29 (3.63%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.63%) MSMQ
2 7 (0.88%) XML
3 6 (0.75%) Web Services
4 5 (0.63%) COM
4 5 (0.63%) Middleware
4 5 (0.63%) LAMP
5 4 (0.50%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.25%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.25%) .NET
7 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.13%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.64%) Blackberry
2 48 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (5.51%) Clustering
4 30 (3.76%) Management Information System
5 27 (3.38%) Replication
6 11 (1.38%) PKI
6 11 (1.38%) Statistics
6 11 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.00%) Celerra
7 8 (1.00%) NHS
7 8 (1.00%) CLARiiON
8 6 (0.75%) FlexPod
8 6 (0.75%) iPhone
9 5 (0.63%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.50%) iPad
11 3 (0.38%) CMDB
12 2 (0.25%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.25%) CCTV
12 2 (0.25%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 646 (80.95%) Windows
2 284 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 220 (27.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 126 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 125 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 102 (12.78%) Linux
7 89 (11.15%) Windows XP
8 78 (9.77%) UNIX
9 62 (7.77%) Windows 8
10 30 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (2.26%) Windows Vista
12 16 (2.01%) Android
13 12 (1.50%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.88%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.75%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.63%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.63%) AIX
17 3 (0.38%) Debian
18 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (32.58%) ITIL
2 50 (6.27%) Load Balancing
2 50 (6.27%) Problem Management
2 50 (6.27%) Change Control
3 49 (6.14%) Project Management
4 44 (5.51%) Migration
4 44 (5.51%) Technical Architecture
5 42 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 40 (5.01%) Service Delivery
6 40 (5.01%) Service Management
6 40 (5.01%) Root Cause Analysis
7 38 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 32 (4.01%) Change Management
8 32 (4.01%) Mentoring
9 31 (3.88%) E-Commerce
9 31 (3.88%) TOGAF
10 28 (3.51%) Capacity Management
11 25 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
12 24 (3.01%) ITSM
13 23 (2.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 86 (10.78%) PowerShell
2 75 (9.40%) SQL
3 20 (2.51%) Shell Script
4 10 (1.25%) Bash Shell
4 10 (1.25%) Perl
5 8 (1.00%) C#
5 8 (1.00%) Java
6 7 (0.88%) VB
7 6 (0.75%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.75%) C
8 1 (0.13%) VBScript
8 1 (0.13%) Lisp
8 1 (0.13%) PHP
8 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 175 (21.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 128 (16.04%) MCSE
3 73 (9.15%) MCSA
4 71 (8.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 57 (7.14%) MCITP
5 57 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
6 46 (5.76%) CCA
6 46 (5.76%) CCNA
6 46 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (4.64%) Degree
7 37 (4.64%) MCP
8 27 (3.38%) MCDST
9 26 (3.26%) Security Cleared
10 23 (2.88%) SC Cleared
11 22 (2.76%) CCNP
12 20 (2.51%) MCTS
13 18 (2.26%) NCDA
14 17 (2.13%) CCEA
15 15 (1.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 14 (1.75%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (14.91%) SLA
2 9 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.25%) QA
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 283 (35.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 135 (16.92%) Hyper-V
3 112 (14.04%) XenApp
4 81 (10.15%) vSphere
5 73 (9.15%) VMware ESX
6 47 (5.89%) XenServer
7 43 (5.39%) XenDesktop
8 27 (3.38%) Terminal Services
9 22 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 18 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (2.01%) VMware Server
12 14 (1.75%) vCloud
13 9 (1.13%) ProxySG
13 9 (1.13%) MetaFrame
14 7 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 3 (0.38%) ISA Server
17 2 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
18 1 (0.13%) UAG
18 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 112 (14.04%) SCCM
2 71 (8.90%) SCOM
3 36 (4.51%) NetBackup
4 29 (3.63%) Backup Exec
4 29 (3.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 25 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 19 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 14 (1.75%) WSUS
8 13 (1.63%) XenMobile
9 11 (1.38%) SCDPM
10 8 (1.00%) Puppet
11 6 (0.75%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.75%) Opsview
11 6 (0.75%) EdgeSight
12 3 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
12 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.25%) SCSM
14 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
14 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 538 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 380 (47.62%) VMware
3 243 (30.45%) Citrix
4 208 (26.07%) Cisco
5 99 (12.41%) NetApp
6 97 (12.16%) HP
7 77 (9.65%) Symantec
8 71 (8.90%) EMC
9 50 (6.27%) CheckPoint
10 45 (5.64%) Dell
11 38 (4.76%) F5
12 33 (4.14%) CommVault
13 32 (4.01%) AppSense
14 29 (3.63%) Red Hat
15 28 (3.51%) IBM
16 25 (3.13%) Postini
17 22 (2.76%) Apple
18 21 (2.63%) Veeam
18 21 (2.63%) SolarWinds
19 20 (2.51%) Avaya
West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £39000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago