The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 410 544 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.95% 7.67% 4.97%
As % of the System Software category 60.65% 58.00% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 354 427 232
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.39%
Active Directory
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
676 938 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.80% 13.23% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 580 725 439
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Yorkshire region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
West Yorkshire -14 286 £32,500 +3.17% 25
North Yorkshire -8 66 £25,000 -20.63% 4
South Yorkshire -21 43 £38,750 +3.33% 14
East Yorkshire +2 8 £27,500 +19.56% 6
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 755 (82.60%) Windows
2 546 (59.74%) Microsoft
3 483 (52.84%) VMware
4 366 (40.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 361 (39.50%) MS Exchange
6 318 (34.79%) MS Excel
7 314 (34.35%) ITIL
8 268 (29.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 229 (25.05%) Cisco
10 217 (23.74%) Citrix
11 212 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 210 (22.98%) DNS
13 192 (21.01%) Exchange Server 2010
14 189 (20.68%) SQL Server
15 183 (20.02%) SAN
16 173 (18.93%) MS Office
16 173 (18.93%) Linux
17 167 (18.27%) Microsoft Certification
18 166 (18.16%) Windows Server 2003
19 146 (15.97%) WAN
20 145 (15.86%) LAN
21 144 (15.75%) SQL
22 141 (15.43%) Windows 7
23 134 (14.66%) DHCP
24 132 (14.44%) Firewall
25 129 (14.11%) HP
26 125 (13.68%) VPN
27 123 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
28 122 (13.35%) SCCM
29 119 (13.02%) Hyper-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 361 (39.50%) MS Exchange
2 192 (21.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 123 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 99 (10.83%) Lync
5 93 (10.18%) SharePoint
6 88 (9.63%) IIS
7 52 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 47 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (1.53%) IBM Notes
11 11 (1.20%) CMS
12 10 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.98%) Apache
14 7 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.66%) nginx
15 6 (0.66%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.55%) WebLogic
16 5 (0.55%) JBoss
17 2 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
17 2 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 318 (34.79%) MS Excel
2 173 (18.93%) MS Office
3 25 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.88%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.11%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Line 500
4 1 (0.11%) Primavera
4 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 56 (6.13%) Office 365
2 21 (2.30%) SaaS
3 10 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.77%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 210 (22.98%) DNS
2 183 (20.02%) SAN
3 146 (15.97%) WAN
4 145 (15.86%) LAN
5 134 (14.66%) DHCP
6 132 (14.44%) Firewall
7 125 (13.68%) VPN
8 104 (11.38%) TCP/IP
9 74 (8.10%) VoIP
10 69 (7.55%) NAS
11 48 (5.25%) Network Security
12 38 (4.16%) Unified Communications
13 35 (3.83%) Cisco IOS
14 34 (3.72%) Internet
15 29 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (2.74%) NetScaler
17 23 (2.52%) MPLS
18 21 (2.30%) FTP
19 18 (1.97%) LDAP
20 15 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (20.68%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (2.84%) MySQL
3 26 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (1.20%) NoSQL
5 11 (1.20%) Riak
6 10 (1.09%) Relational Database
7 9 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.55%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.22%) SQLite
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (0.77%) Subversion
1 7 (0.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.55%) Hudson
2 5 (0.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.55%) TeamCity
2 5 (0.55%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.55%) MSI
3 3 (0.33%) AdminStudio
3 3 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.22%) JIRA
5 1 (0.11%) FrontPage
General
1 62 (6.78%) Telecoms
2 41 (4.49%) Finance
3 26 (2.84%) Legal
4 19 (2.08%) Retail
5 11 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 7 (0.77%) Law
7 6 (0.66%) Banking
7 6 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.22%) Automotive
9 1 (0.11%) Advertising
9 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 250 (27.35%) Analyst
2 141 (15.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 103 (11.27%) Support Analyst
4 78 (8.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 78 (8.53%) Service Analyst
5 75 (8.21%) Technical Support
6 73 (7.99%) 2nd Line Support
7 72 (7.88%) IT Support
8 61 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 60 (6.56%) Technical Analyst
10 55 (6.02%) Administrator
11 53 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 53 (5.80%) Architect
12 46 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
13 42 (4.60%) Consultant
14 39 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
15 37 (4.05%) Technical Support Analyst
16 34 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
17 33 (3.61%) Technical Engineer
18 32 (3.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.63%) .NET
2 17 (1.86%) Web Services
3 7 (0.77%) Application Packaging
4 5 (0.55%) jQuery
4 5 (0.55%) XML
4 5 (0.55%) CSS
4 5 (0.55%) HTML
5 4 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.33%) MSMQ
6 3 (0.33%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.22%) SOAP
7 2 (0.22%) XSL
7 2 (0.22%) LAMP
7 2 (0.22%) Ajax
7 2 (0.22%) JSON
7 2 (0.22%) RESTful
7 2 (0.22%) HTML5
7 2 (0.22%) REST
8 1 (0.11%) EDI
8 1 (0.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.24%) Data Centre
2 54 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.25%) Blackberry
4 30 (3.28%) Clustering
5 19 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (1.86%) Replication
7 16 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.64%) Statistics
9 11 (1.20%) GIS
10 10 (1.09%) iPad
11 8 (0.88%) NHS
12 7 (0.77%) EqualLogic
13 6 (0.66%) Thin Client
13 6 (0.66%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.55%) IVR
14 5 (0.55%) EMC VNX
15 4 (0.44%) iPhone
15 4 (0.44%) HP Storage
16 3 (0.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 755 (82.60%) Windows
2 268 (29.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 212 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 173 (18.93%) Linux
5 166 (18.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 141 (15.43%) Windows 7
7 81 (8.86%) Windows XP
8 80 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 74 (8.10%) Windows 8
10 68 (7.44%) UNIX
11 23 (2.52%) Android
12 18 (1.97%) Apple iOS
13 14 (1.53%) Windows 2000
14 11 (1.20%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.77%) Debian
15 7 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.66%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.55%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
19 3 (0.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (34.35%) ITIL
2 62 (6.78%) Service Management
3 58 (6.35%) Load Balancing
4 56 (6.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 50 (5.47%) Migration
6 45 (4.92%) Service Delivery
7 42 (4.60%) Project Management
8 41 (4.49%) Change Management
9 38 (4.16%) Business Continuity
10 36 (3.94%) Mentoring
11 33 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
11 33 (3.61%) Problem Management
12 29 (3.17%) TOGAF
12 29 (3.17%) Network Management
12 29 (3.17%) High Availability
13 27 (2.95%) Time Management
14 25 (2.74%) CRM
15 24 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
16 23 (2.52%) Release Management
17 21 (2.30%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (15.75%) SQL
2 108 (11.82%) PowerShell
3 28 (3.06%) Bash Shell
4 27 (2.95%) Perl
5 14 (1.53%) C#
5 14 (1.53%) T-SQL
6 10 (1.09%) Java
7 8 (0.88%) Shell Script
8 6 (0.66%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.55%) VBScript
9 5 (0.55%) VB
9 5 (0.55%) Python
10 3 (0.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.11%) VBA
11 1 (0.11%) C
Qualifications
1 167 (18.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (9.19%) MCSE
3 52 (5.69%) MCP
4 48 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (4.60%) CCNA
6 38 (4.16%) MCSA
7 34 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 31 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
9 29 (3.17%) Degree
10 28 (3.06%) MCITP
11 24 (2.63%) MCDST
12 20 (2.19%) MCTS
13 16 (1.75%) Security Cleared
14 14 (1.53%) SC Cleared
15 13 (1.42%) ISEB
16 12 (1.31%) CCNP
17 10 (1.09%) Microsoft Certified Master
17 10 (1.09%) MOS
18 9 (0.98%) CCA
18 9 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (11.05%) SLA
2 13 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.44%) QA
6 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 366 (40.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 119 (13.02%) Hyper-V
3 105 (11.49%) vSphere
4 95 (10.39%) XenApp
5 91 (9.96%) VMware ESX
6 43 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (4.60%) XenServer
8 28 (3.06%) Terminal Services
9 22 (2.41%) vCloud
10 21 (2.30%) XenDesktop
11 18 (1.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 17 (1.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 15 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
14 11 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (0.98%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.66%) KVM
17 5 (0.55%) qmail
18 2 (0.22%) Firmware
19 1 (0.11%) MetaFrame
19 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 122 (13.35%) SCCM
2 78 (8.53%) SCOM
3 30 (3.28%) Backup Exec
4 29 (3.17%) Puppet
5 20 (2.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 19 (2.08%) SCVMM
7 17 (1.86%) NetBackup
8 16 (1.75%) vMotion
9 13 (1.42%) AirWatch
10 12 (1.31%) WSUS
11 8 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 7 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (0.66%) Nagios
14 5 (0.55%) OpenView
14 5 (0.55%) Pingdom
14 5 (0.55%) Opsview
15 3 (0.33%) ARCserve
15 3 (0.33%) ZENworks
16 2 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 546 (59.74%) Microsoft
2 483 (52.84%) VMware
3 229 (25.05%) Cisco
4 217 (23.74%) Citrix
5 129 (14.11%) HP
6 86 (9.41%) NetApp
7 71 (7.77%) Red Hat
8 55 (6.02%) CheckPoint
9 54 (5.91%) EMC
10 40 (4.38%) Symantec
11 32 (3.50%) Dell
12 30 (3.28%) CommVault
13 29 (3.17%) IBM
14 27 (2.95%) F5
15 26 (2.84%) Veeam
15 26 (2.84%) Apple
16 24 (2.63%) Oracle
16 24 (2.63%) Juniper
17 20 (2.19%) Dell Compellent
18 14 (1.53%) Lotus
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26.5k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £9 - £10 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Health and on Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, pension, cake, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago