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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 39 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 255 438 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.77% 9.10% 6.48%
As % of the System Software category 52.15% 65.57% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 229 353 242
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
489 668 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.06% 13.87% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 418 542 431
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 -12 179 £32,500 +1.56% 26
Bradford -14 37 £35,000 - 9
Wakefield -2 26 £24,000 -12.72% 5
Huddersfield +12 7 £22,000 -8.33%
Halifax -26 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Ossett - 3 £24,000 -
Keighley - 1 £27,000 -
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £45,000 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 496 (86.87%) Windows
2 376 (65.85%) Microsoft
3 298 (52.19%) VMware
4 253 (44.31%) Windows Server
5 243 (42.56%) MS Exchange
6 231 (40.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 220 (38.53%) ITIL
8 217 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 202 (35.38%) MS Excel
10 165 (28.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 150 (26.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 142 (24.87%) Microsoft Certification
13 141 (24.69%) Citrix
14 139 (24.34%) SQL Server
15 135 (23.64%) DNS
16 127 (22.24%) VPN
17 124 (21.72%) SAN
18 119 (20.84%) Windows Server 2003
18 119 (20.84%) MS Office
19 118 (20.67%) Cisco
20 102 (17.86%) TCP/IP
21 98 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2013
22 94 (16.46%) Windows 7
23 93 (16.29%) Skype for Business
24 92 (16.11%) Linux
25 90 (15.76%) SQL
26 88 (15.41%) HP
27 86 (15.06%) MCSE
28 76 (13.31%) DHCP
29 74 (12.96%) Finance

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 243 (42.56%) MS Exchange
2 150 (26.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 98 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 93 (16.29%) Skype for Business
5 62 (10.86%) IIS
6 51 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 45 (7.88%) SharePoint
8 27 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (2.45%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.40%) CMS
12 7 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.53%) Confluence
13 3 (0.53%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.35%) Apache
14 2 (0.35%) JBoss
14 2 (0.35%) nginx
14 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 202 (35.38%) MS Excel
2 119 (20.84%) MS Office
3 7 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Sage 50
3 3 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.35%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.18%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 64 (11.21%) Office 365
2 32 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.53%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (23.64%) DNS
2 127 (22.24%) VPN
3 124 (21.72%) SAN
4 102 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 76 (13.31%) DHCP
6 65 (11.38%) Firewall
7 44 (7.71%) LAN
8 40 (7.01%) WAN
9 39 (6.83%) NAS
9 39 (6.83%) VoIP
10 36 (6.30%) Unified Communications
11 32 (5.60%) Internet
12 29 (5.08%) Network Security
13 22 (3.85%) Wireless
14 20 (3.50%) Telepresence
15 17 (2.98%) Remote Desktop
16 15 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (2.45%) VLAN
18 13 (2.28%) SSL
19 12 (2.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 63 (11.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.53%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.53%) MySQL
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.35%) GIS
9 2 (0.35%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.18%) MS Access
10 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.18%) Riak
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.53%) JIRA
2 3 (0.53%) Phabricator
3 1 (0.18%) Bower
3 1 (0.18%) Grunt
3 1 (0.18%) gulp
3 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (12.96%) Finance
2 35 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 26 (4.55%) Retail
4 17 (2.98%) Law
5 11 (1.93%) Back Office
5 11 (1.93%) Local Government
6 9 (1.58%) Legal
7 8 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.53%) Publishing
10 2 (0.35%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Advertising
11 1 (0.18%) Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 177 (31.00%) Analyst
2 109 (19.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 81 (14.19%) Support Analyst
4 65 (11.38%) Service Analyst
5 63 (11.03%) Service Desk Analyst
6 56 (9.81%) 2nd Line Support
7 55 (9.63%) IT Engineer
8 53 (9.28%) Technical Analyst
9 50 (8.76%) IT Analyst
10 47 (8.23%) IT Support
11 41 (7.18%) Technical Engineer
11 41 (7.18%) Technical Support
12 38 (6.65%) Support Engineer
13 37 (6.48%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 36 (6.30%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
15 33 (5.78%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 33 (5.78%) Technical Support Analyst
16 31 (5.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
17 30 (5.25%) Service Desk Support
18 29 (5.08%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.85%) Web Services
2 15 (2.63%) .NET
3 12 (2.10%) LAMP
4 11 (1.93%) MSMQ
5 5 (0.88%) COM
6 3 (0.53%) CSS
6 3 (0.53%) HTML
6 3 (0.53%) XMPP
7 2 (0.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.35%) EDI
7 2 (0.35%) J2EE
7 2 (0.35%) JRules
7 2 (0.35%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (0.18%) Sass
8 1 (0.18%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 48 (8.41%) Clustering
3 41 (7.18%) Blackberry
4 30 (5.25%) Video Conferencing
5 16 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.63%) Driving Licence
7 14 (2.45%) Performance Metrics
8 12 (2.10%) HP Storage
8 12 (2.10%) Replication
9 10 (1.75%) SecurID
10 9 (1.58%) EMC VNX
11 7 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (1.05%) e-Learning
12 6 (1.05%) PKI
13 5 (0.88%) Computer Science
13 5 (0.88%) User Experience
14 4 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.70%) iPad
14 4 (0.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 496 (86.87%) Windows
2 253 (44.31%) Windows Server
3 217 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 165 (28.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 119 (20.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 94 (16.46%) Windows 7
7 92 (16.11%) Linux
8 43 (7.53%) Windows XP
9 40 (7.01%) Unix
10 31 (5.43%) Windows 8
11 16 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (2.45%) Debian
13 12 (2.10%) SUSE
14 7 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (1.23%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.05%) CentOS
15 6 (1.05%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.70%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.53%) Android
17 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (38.53%) ITIL
2 64 (11.21%) Service Management
3 51 (8.93%) Load Balancing
4 36 (6.30%) Project Management
5 35 (6.13%) Change Control
6 32 (5.60%) Change Management
6 32 (5.60%) Root Cause Analysis
7 30 (5.25%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (5.25%) Problem Management
8 29 (5.08%) Presales
9 28 (4.90%) Service Delivery
10 25 (4.38%) Cybersecurity
10 25 (4.38%) Migration
11 24 (4.20%) ITIL V3
12 22 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (3.85%) ITSM
12 22 (3.85%) Mentoring
13 21 (3.68%) Technical Architecture
14 17 (2.98%) Incident Management
14 17 (2.98%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (15.76%) SQL
2 74 (12.96%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.45%) Java
4 9 (1.58%) Perl
5 8 (1.40%) Bash Shell
5 8 (1.40%) C#
6 4 (0.70%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.53%) ABAP
8 2 (0.35%) PHP
8 2 (0.35%) Python
8 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.18%) C
9 1 (0.18%) C++
9 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.18%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.18%) VB
9 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 142 (24.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (15.06%) MCSE
3 58 (10.16%) MCITP
4 42 (7.36%) MCP
5 32 (5.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (3.33%) MCSA
7 17 (2.98%) CCNA
8 16 (2.80%) Degree
8 16 (2.80%) MCDST
9 12 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.23%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.05%) CCA
11 6 (1.05%) CCDA
11 6 (1.05%) CCNP
11 6 (1.05%) MOS
12 5 (0.88%) CCIE
12 5 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (11.21%) SLA
2 8 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.05%) COBIT
4 2 (0.35%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.18%) BS25999
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 231 (40.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (11.21%) Hyper-V
3 52 (9.11%) vSphere
4 37 (6.48%) XenApp
5 27 (4.73%) VMware ESX
6 15 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (1.93%) Terminal Server
8 10 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.40%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.70%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.70%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.53%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.53%) Xen
13 2 (0.35%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.35%) NFS
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 51 (8.93%) SCCM
2 38 (6.65%) SCOM
3 29 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 23 (4.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 13 (2.28%) NetBackup
6 12 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.58%) Opsview
8 8 (1.40%) XenMobile
9 7 (1.23%) DameWare
10 6 (1.05%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.88%) WSUS
12 4 (0.70%) AirWatch
12 4 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 4 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
14 2 (0.35%) Nagios
14 2 (0.35%) OpenView
15 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 376 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 298 (52.19%) VMware
3 141 (24.69%) Citrix
4 118 (20.67%) Cisco
5 88 (15.41%) HP
6 69 (12.08%) NetApp
7 53 (9.28%) Symantec
8 43 (7.53%) CommVault
9 36 (6.30%) Dell Compellent
10 34 (5.95%) Oracle
11 30 (5.25%) Red Hat
12 23 (4.03%) EMC
12 23 (4.03%) Veeam
13 22 (3.85%) Dell
14 15 (2.63%) Civica
15 14 (2.45%) MobileIron
16 13 (2.28%) SolarWinds
17 12 (2.10%) CheckPoint
17 12 (2.10%) Kaspersky
17 12 (2.10%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lambert Engineering Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £18500 - £20500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,500 per annum Up to £24.5K
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Newman Stewart
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £29000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £9 - £10 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Squire Patton Boggs
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
adviserplus
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £24000 - £27500 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Futurama Signs Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Wakefield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 20 days ago