The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 312 244 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.07% 6.28% 5.55%
As % of the System Software category 52.53% 56.61% 56.86%
Number of salaries quoted 279 210 157
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
594 431 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.57% 11.09% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 477 349 281
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,075 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -10 197 £30,000 - 20
Bradford +10 26 £27,000 -1.81% 3
Huddersfield +13 23 £35,000 +40.00%
Wetherby +9 22 £19,500 -45.45% 3
Wakefield -3 15 £21,750 -16.34%
Halifax -25 14 £26,000 -20.00% 1
Cleckheaton - 5 £23,500 -
Brighouse - 2 £35,000 -
Batley - 1 £18,000 -
Mirfield - 1 £15,250 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 513 (85.79%) Windows
2 408 (68.23%) Microsoft
3 225 (37.63%) VMware
4 224 (37.46%) MS Excel
4 224 (37.46%) MS Exchange
5 207 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 167 (27.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 161 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 160 (26.76%) MS Office
9 152 (25.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 151 (25.25%) Citrix
11 150 (25.08%) ITIL
12 149 (24.92%) SQL Server
13 143 (23.91%) DNS
14 117 (19.57%) MCSE
15 114 (19.06%) SQL
16 108 (18.06%) Windows 7
17 104 (17.39%) Firewall
18 103 (17.22%) DHCP
19 98 (16.39%) SAN
20 97 (16.22%) SharePoint
21 96 (16.05%) Linux
22 89 (14.88%) VPN
23 88 (14.72%) SLA
24 78 (13.04%) TCP/IP
25 77 (12.88%) Hyper-V
26 74 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
26 74 (12.37%) SCCM
27 71 (11.87%) Windows XP
28 68 (11.37%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 224 (37.46%) MS Exchange
2 97 (16.22%) SharePoint
3 74 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 66 (11.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 61 (10.20%) IIS
6 48 (8.03%) Lync
7 39 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 39 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 26 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
9 24 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (2.68%) Apache
10 16 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (2.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (1.34%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.00%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.67%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.17%) Node.js
15 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 224 (37.46%) MS Excel
2 160 (26.76%) MS Office
3 4 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.33%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Line 500
3 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.53%) Office 365
2 24 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.51%) IaaS
5 5 (0.84%) SaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 143 (23.91%) DNS
2 104 (17.39%) Firewall
3 103 (17.22%) DHCP
4 98 (16.39%) SAN
5 89 (14.88%) VPN
6 78 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 53 (8.86%) LAN
8 49 (8.19%) WAN
9 34 (5.69%) Internet
10 28 (4.68%) Network Security
11 25 (4.18%) NAS
12 21 (3.51%) Unified Communications
13 20 (3.34%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (2.51%) Wireless
15 14 (2.34%) MPLS
16 10 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
17 9 (1.51%) OpenLDAP
17 9 (1.51%) IMAP4
18 8 (1.34%) BGP
18 8 (1.34%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (24.92%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (1.67%) MySQL
6 7 (1.17%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.33%) Subversion
2 1 (0.17%) MSI
2 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.17%) ERwin
General
1 51 (8.53%) Finance
2 14 (2.34%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.17%) Retail
3 7 (1.17%) Manufacturing
4 5 (0.84%) Back Office
5 4 (0.67%) Legal
6 3 (0.50%) Games
7 2 (0.33%) Advertising
7 2 (0.33%) Law
7 2 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.17%) Local Government
8 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 198 (33.11%) Analyst
2 126 (21.07%) Support Analyst
3 57 (9.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 57 (9.53%) Service Analyst
4 56 (9.36%) Consultant
5 53 (8.86%) Support Engineer
6 52 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 46 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 38 (6.35%) IT Support
9 33 (5.52%) Technical Support
10 28 (4.68%) Technical Analyst
10 28 (4.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 27 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
12 25 (4.18%) Infrastructure Manager
13 23 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 22 (3.68%) Developer
15 20 (3.34%) Technical Consultant
15 20 (3.34%) 1st Line Support
15 20 (3.34%) IT Support Analyst
16 19 (3.18%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.01%) .NET
2 16 (2.68%) Web Services
3 10 (1.67%) XML
3 10 (1.67%) XSL
4 9 (1.51%) Software Packaging
5 7 (1.17%) .NET Framework
5 7 (1.17%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.17%) LAMP
6 4 (0.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 3 (0.50%) Middleware
8 2 (0.33%) WinForms
8 2 (0.33%) .NET Compact Framework
8 2 (0.33%) WPF
9 1 (0.17%) CSLA
9 1 (0.17%) CSLA.NET
9 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.03%) Clustering
2 27 (4.52%) Statistics
3 26 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.01%) Blackberry
5 18 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.17%) Open Source
6 7 (1.17%) Replication
7 6 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (0.84%) Photography
8 5 (0.84%) EqualLogic
8 5 (0.84%) iPad
8 5 (0.84%) NHS
9 4 (0.67%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.67%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.67%) iPhone
9 4 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.67%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.33%) PDA
11 1 (0.17%) Celerra
11 1 (0.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 513 (85.79%) Windows
2 207 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 152 (25.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 108 (18.06%) Windows 7
5 96 (16.05%) Linux
6 71 (11.87%) Windows XP
7 66 (11.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (6.35%) UNIX
9 23 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 16 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (2.34%) Ubuntu
12 11 (1.84%) Android
13 9 (1.51%) Fedora
14 8 (1.34%) Windows Vista
15 7 (1.17%) SELinux
16 6 (1.00%) Windows Phone
16 6 (1.00%) CentOS
17 3 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.33%) Solaris
19 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (25.08%) ITIL
2 42 (7.02%) Migration
3 39 (6.52%) Change Control
3 39 (6.52%) Problem Management
4 35 (5.85%) Service Delivery
5 34 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 32 (5.35%) Project Management
7 28 (4.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 24 (4.01%) Time Management
9 21 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (3.34%) Data Migration
11 19 (3.18%) Change Management
12 18 (3.01%) Technical Architecture
13 16 (2.68%) Information Security
13 16 (2.68%) Service Management
13 16 (2.68%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (2.17%) Data Protection
15 12 (2.01%) PRINCE2
15 12 (2.01%) Incident Management
16 11 (1.84%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 114 (19.06%) SQL
2 40 (6.69%) PowerShell
3 24 (4.01%) Java
4 13 (2.17%) C#
4 13 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 12 (2.01%) C
6 10 (1.67%) VBScript
7 9 (1.51%) Python
7 9 (1.51%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.00%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.84%) VBA
9 5 (0.84%) VB
9 5 (0.84%) Perl
10 4 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.50%) VB6
12 2 (0.33%) C++
12 2 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 161 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 117 (19.57%) MCSE
3 55 (9.20%) MCITP
4 48 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (6.52%) Degree
6 38 (6.35%) CCNA
7 32 (5.35%) MCP
8 29 (4.85%) MCSA
9 21 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
10 20 (3.34%) MCTS
11 17 (2.84%) HP ASE
12 12 (2.01%) CCA
13 10 (1.67%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.51%) CCNP
15 7 (1.17%) MCDST
15 7 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (1.00%) CISSP
16 6 (1.00%) MOS
17 4 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (14.72%) SLA
2 10 (1.67%) HL7
3 8 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.50%) QA
4 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 167 (27.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (12.88%) Hyper-V
3 43 (7.19%) XenApp
4 34 (5.69%) vSphere
5 32 (5.35%) VMware ESX
6 28 (4.68%) XenServer
7 24 (4.01%) Terminal Services
8 22 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (3.51%) XenDesktop
10 18 (3.01%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (1.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 9 (1.51%) NDS
12 8 (1.34%) MetaFrame
13 7 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.84%) Xen
14 5 (0.84%) UAG
14 5 (0.84%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.50%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 74 (12.37%) SCCM
2 38 (6.35%) SCOM
3 30 (5.02%) WSUS
4 15 (2.51%) SCVMM
4 15 (2.51%) Backup Exec
5 12 (2.01%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (1.51%) Nagios
7 7 (1.17%) YUM
7 7 (1.17%) Vagrant
8 6 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (0.84%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.84%) Puppet
9 5 (0.84%) MOM
10 4 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.67%) OpenView
10 4 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.67%) ServiceCenter
10 4 (0.67%) SCSM
10 4 (0.67%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 408 (68.23%) Microsoft
2 225 (37.63%) VMware
3 151 (25.25%) Citrix
4 68 (11.37%) Cisco
5 56 (9.36%) HP
6 52 (8.70%) NetApp
7 34 (5.69%) Symantec
8 33 (5.52%) CommVault
9 25 (4.18%) CheckPoint
9 25 (4.18%) Dell
10 17 (2.84%) SolarWinds
11 16 (2.68%) Juniper
12 15 (2.51%) Red Hat
13 14 (2.34%) Veeam
14 12 (2.01%) AppSense
14 12 (2.01%) LANDesk
15 11 (1.84%) EMC
15 11 (1.84%) Sage
16 10 (1.67%) Kaspersky
17 8 (1.34%) Huawei
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Base with package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago