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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 389 290 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.72% 5.97% 6.41%
As % of the System Software category 66.04% 50.79% 59.15%
Number of salaries quoted 331 259 213
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
589 571 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.68% 11.75% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 476 462 337
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 March 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 March 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 +16 257 £34,000 +15.25% 29
Bradford +13 56 £30,000 +11.11% 4
Halifax +16 23 £40,000 +37.93% 2
Wakefield -3 22 £21,000 -25.66% 5
Huddersfield -10 10 £22,500 -35.71% 3
Wetherby -9 4 £22,000 +12.82%
Castleford - 3 £27,500 -
Liversedge - 2 £24,000 -
Pontefract - 2 £29,000 - 1
Cleckheaton 0 1 £27,500 +17.02% 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 589 (80.91%) Windows
2 476 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 335 (46.02%) VMware
4 316 (43.41%) MS Exchange
5 264 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 254 (34.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 239 (32.83%) MS Excel
8 238 (32.69%) ITIL
9 183 (25.14%) Citrix
10 182 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 174 (23.90%) Cisco
12 159 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2010
13 158 (21.70%) SAN
14 154 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 153 (21.02%) DNS
16 143 (19.64%) SQL Server
17 139 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
18 120 (16.48%) Hyper-V
19 118 (16.21%) Windows 7
20 113 (15.52%) Firewall
21 111 (15.25%) SCCM
22 105 (14.42%) Linux
23 103 (14.15%) SLA
24 101 (13.87%) LAN
25 100 (13.74%) MCSE
26 99 (13.60%) MS Office
27 95 (13.05%) WAN
27 95 (13.05%) DHCP
27 95 (13.05%) XenApp
28 92 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2013

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 316 (43.41%) MS Exchange
2 159 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 92 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 86 (11.81%) SharePoint
5 74 (10.16%) Lync
6 62 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2003
8 33 (4.53%) IIS
9 29 (3.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 11 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (1.37%) IBM Notes
12 9 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (1.10%) Apache
14 2 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.27%) Site Server
15 1 (0.14%) CMS
15 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 239 (32.83%) MS Excel
2 99 (13.60%) MS Office
3 7 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.43%) Office 365
2 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 158 (21.70%) SAN
2 153 (21.02%) DNS
3 113 (15.52%) Firewall
4 101 (13.87%) LAN
5 95 (13.05%) WAN
5 95 (13.05%) DHCP
6 78 (10.71%) VPN
7 66 (9.07%) TCP/IP
8 53 (7.28%) VoIP
9 52 (7.14%) NAS
10 43 (5.91%) Internet
11 34 (4.67%) Network Security
12 32 (4.40%) Unified Communications
13 26 (3.57%) Wireless
14 23 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (2.20%) MPLS
17 15 (2.06%) IPsec
17 15 (2.06%) FTP
18 14 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 62 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.55%) MySQL
6 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.41%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.41%) Riak
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.14%) MSI
2 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 45 (6.18%) Finance
2 29 (3.98%) Telecoms
2 29 (3.98%) Legal
3 26 (3.57%) Retail
4 8 (1.10%) Advertising
5 6 (0.82%) Back Office
6 3 (0.41%) Banking
7 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.27%) Marketing
8 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 229 (31.46%) Analyst
2 100 (13.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 84 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 84 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 79 (10.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 68 (9.34%) Support Analyst
6 58 (7.97%) Support Engineer
7 56 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 56 (7.69%) IT Support
8 53 (7.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 50 (6.87%) Technical Analyst
10 49 (6.73%) Team Leader
11 44 (6.04%) 3rd Line Support
12 36 (4.95%) Support Team Leader
13 33 (4.53%) Technical Engineer
14 31 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
15 30 (4.12%) Architect
16 29 (3.98%) 1st Line Support
17 28 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
18 25 (3.43%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.92%) MSMQ
2 8 (1.10%) Web Services
2 8 (1.10%) XML
3 5 (0.69%) COM
3 5 (0.69%) LAMP
4 3 (0.41%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.27%) .NET
6 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.14%) CSS
6 1 (0.14%) WSH
6 1 (0.14%) Middleware
6 1 (0.14%) jQuery
6 1 (0.14%) RESTful
6 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.24%) Blackberry
2 47 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.71%) Clustering
4 25 (3.43%) Replication
5 21 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.37%) iPad
7 9 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.24%) PKI
7 9 (1.24%) Statistics
8 8 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.10%) NHS
9 5 (0.69%) iPhone
10 3 (0.41%) CMDB
11 2 (0.27%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.27%) CCTV
11 2 (0.27%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.27%) User Experience
11 2 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.27%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 589 (80.91%) Windows
2 264 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 182 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 139 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 118 (16.21%) Windows 7
6 105 (14.42%) Linux
7 79 (10.85%) Windows XP
8 78 (10.71%) UNIX
9 64 (8.79%) Windows 8
10 44 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (3.57%) Android
12 10 (1.37%) Mac OS
13 9 (1.24%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.24%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.82%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.69%) AIX
16 4 (0.55%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.41%) Solaris
17 3 (0.41%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (32.69%) ITIL
2 50 (6.87%) Service Delivery
3 48 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 46 (6.32%) Service Management
5 44 (6.04%) Project Management
6 43 (5.91%) Load Balancing
7 42 (5.77%) Change Control
8 39 (5.36%) Business Continuity
9 38 (5.22%) Migration
10 37 (5.08%) Problem Management
11 32 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
12 30 (4.12%) Change Management
12 30 (4.12%) Mentoring
13 29 (3.98%) Technical Architecture
14 28 (3.85%) Capacity Management
15 26 (3.57%) ITSM
16 25 (3.43%) Workflow
17 24 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
18 21 (2.88%) Line Management
19 20 (2.75%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (9.20%) PowerShell
2 60 (8.24%) SQL
3 15 (2.06%) Shell Script
4 10 (1.37%) Bash Shell
4 10 (1.37%) VB
4 10 (1.37%) C#
4 10 (1.37%) Perl
5 8 (1.10%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.69%) C
7 4 (0.55%) Java
8 3 (0.41%) VBScript
9 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.14%) PHP
10 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 154 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 100 (13.74%) MCSE
3 61 (8.38%) MCSA
4 55 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 43 (5.91%) MCP
6 42 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
6 42 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (5.77%) MCITP
7 37 (5.08%) CCA
7 37 (5.08%) CCNA
8 28 (3.85%) MCDST
9 24 (3.30%) Degree
10 21 (2.88%) MCTS
11 18 (2.47%) Security Cleared
12 16 (2.20%) CCNP
13 15 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.79%) SC Cleared
15 11 (1.51%) MOS
15 11 (1.51%) CISSP
15 11 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (14.15%) SLA
2 12 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.55%) QA
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 254 (34.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (16.48%) Hyper-V
3 95 (13.05%) XenApp
4 70 (9.62%) vSphere
5 57 (7.83%) VMware ESX
6 34 (4.67%) XenServer
7 30 (4.12%) XenDesktop
8 27 (3.71%) Terminal Services
9 18 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 16 (2.20%) VMware Server
11 14 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.96%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.27%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.14%) UAG
15 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 111 (15.25%) SCCM
2 75 (10.30%) SCOM
3 39 (5.36%) NetBackup
4 33 (4.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 31 (4.26%) Backup Exec
6 24 (3.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 15 (2.06%) WSUS
8 13 (1.79%) XenMobile
8 13 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 10 (1.37%) SCDPM
9 10 (1.37%) Puppet
10 9 (1.24%) Opsview
11 7 (0.96%) SCVMM
12 6 (0.82%) EdgeSight
13 4 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 3 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
15 2 (0.27%) ARCserve
15 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
15 2 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
15 2 (0.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 476 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 335 (46.02%) VMware
3 183 (25.14%) Citrix
4 174 (23.90%) Cisco
5 83 (11.40%) HP
6 72 (9.89%) Symantec
7 65 (8.93%) CheckPoint
8 55 (7.55%) NetApp
9 49 (6.73%) Dell
10 39 (5.36%) EMC
11 37 (5.08%) Red Hat
12 25 (3.43%) CommVault
13 24 (3.30%) Riverbed
14 23 (3.16%) Veeam
15 18 (2.47%) Postini
15 18 (2.47%) Apple
16 16 (2.20%) Sophos
16 16 (2.20%) F5
17 14 (1.92%) Juniper
18 13 (1.79%) MobileIron
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £21,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago