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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 545 265 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.43% 4.90% 6.27%
As % of the System Software category 59.69% 50.09% 58.95%
Number of salaries quoted 414 230 271
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
913 529 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.45% 9.79% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 695 426 471
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,714 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
(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 +24 405 £31,500 +5.00% 48
South Yorkshire +18 87 £37,500 +12.78% 15
North Yorkshire +14 67 £32,000 +12.28% 5
East Yorkshire -6 11 - - 5
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 842 (78.99%) Windows
2 696 (65.29%) Microsoft
3 427 (40.06%) VMware
4 408 (38.27%) MS Exchange
5 399 (37.43%) MS Excel
6 372 (34.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 304 (28.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 291 (27.30%) Citrix
9 284 (26.64%) ITIL
10 257 (24.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 232 (21.76%) MS Office
12 230 (21.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 229 (21.48%) Cisco
14 228 (21.39%) SQL Server
15 195 (18.29%) DNS
16 176 (16.51%) MCSE
17 170 (15.95%) Windows Server 2012
18 169 (15.85%) Windows 7
19 158 (14.82%) SharePoint
20 155 (14.54%) Firewall
21 154 (14.45%) Exchange Server 2010
22 150 (14.07%) Hyper-V
23 148 (13.88%) SAN
24 145 (13.60%) SCCM
25 138 (12.95%) Linux
26 129 (12.10%) Windows XP
27 125 (11.73%) Finance
28 124 (11.63%) TCP/IP
29 121 (11.35%) SQL
30 111 (10.41%) NetApp

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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
1 408 (38.27%) MS Exchange
2 158 (14.82%) SharePoint
3 154 (14.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 111 (10.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 70 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 66 (6.19%) Lync
7 62 (5.82%) IIS
8 48 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 45 (4.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 32 (3.00%) Apache
10 32 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 30 (2.81%) Office Communications Server
12 18 (1.69%) CMS
13 16 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (1.41%) Tomcat
15 14 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (1.22%) WebLogic
17 12 (1.13%) IBM Notes
18 6 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
19 5 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 399 (37.43%) MS Excel
2 232 (21.76%) MS Office
3 22 (2.06%) MS Project
3 22 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.28%) Line 500
4 1 (0.094%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.094%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.094%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 63 (5.91%) Office 365
2 35 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.47%) SaaS
4 3 (0.28%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 195 (18.29%) DNS
2 155 (14.54%) Firewall
3 148 (13.88%) SAN
4 124 (11.63%) TCP/IP
5 105 (9.85%) DHCP
6 99 (9.29%) LAN
7 87 (8.16%) Internet
8 85 (7.97%) WAN
9 81 (7.60%) VPN
10 69 (6.47%) NAS
11 34 (3.19%) Unified Communications
12 30 (2.81%) VoIP
13 29 (2.72%) Cisco IOS
14 28 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (2.44%) LDAP
16 22 (2.06%) NetScaler
16 22 (2.06%) Intrusion Detection
17 20 (1.88%) Network Security
18 18 (1.69%) Cisco PIX
19 15 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (21.39%) SQL Server
2 79 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (2.72%) MySQL
5 16 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.13%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.19%) QlikView
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.094%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.094%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.094%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.094%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (0.94%) Subversion
2 9 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 9 (0.84%) TeamCity
2 9 (0.84%) Hudson
3 6 (0.56%) AdminStudio
4 5 (0.47%) MSI
4 5 (0.47%) InstallShield
5 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.28%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.28%) Maven
5 3 (0.28%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.094%) ERwin
General
1 125 (11.73%) Finance
2 28 (2.63%) Legal
3 17 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 15 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.22%) Military
6 12 (1.13%) Retail
7 11 (1.03%) Electronics
8 9 (0.84%) Banking
9 6 (0.56%) Law
10 5 (0.47%) French Language
11 3 (0.28%) Games
11 3 (0.28%) Advertising
12 1 (0.094%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.094%) Marketing
12 1 (0.094%) Local Government
12 1 (0.094%) Back Office
12 1 (0.094%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 316 (29.64%) Analyst
2 167 (15.67%) Support Analyst
3 115 (10.79%) Support Engineer
4 100 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 93 (8.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 87 (8.16%) Technical Support
7 85 (7.97%) IT Support
8 63 (5.91%) Technical Analyst
9 62 (5.82%) Architect
10 59 (5.53%) Consultant
11 58 (5.44%) Service Analyst
11 58 (5.44%) Service Desk Analyst
12 51 (4.78%) Security Analyst
13 49 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
14 48 (4.50%) Technical Support Analyst
15 47 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 43 (4.03%) IT Security Analyst
17 42 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
18 41 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
19 38 (3.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.94%) .NET
2 18 (1.69%) Web Services
3 17 (1.59%) Application Packaging
4 8 (0.75%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.66%) .NET Framework
6 6 (0.56%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 4 (0.38%) LAMP
7 4 (0.38%) Middleware
8 3 (0.28%) WebCenter
8 3 (0.28%) EDI
8 3 (0.28%) XML
8 3 (0.28%) XSL
9 2 (0.19%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.19%) Spring
9 2 (0.19%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.19%) WPF
9 2 (0.19%) .NET Compact Framework
10 1 (0.094%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (0.094%) CSLA
10 1 (0.094%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.04%) Clustering
2 62 (5.82%) Blackberry
3 45 (4.22%) Management Information System
4 20 (1.88%) PKI
5 19 (1.78%) Statistics
6 18 (1.69%) Replication
7 16 (1.50%) Fat Client
7 16 (1.50%) Thin Client
7 16 (1.50%) iPad
7 16 (1.50%) iPhone
8 13 (1.22%) Chip and PIN
9 12 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (1.03%) Digital Media
11 9 (0.84%) PDA
12 8 (0.75%) Celerra
12 8 (0.75%) EqualLogic
13 7 (0.66%) CLARiiON
14 6 (0.56%) Social Media
15 5 (0.47%) FlexPod
15 5 (0.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 842 (78.99%) Windows
2 372 (34.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 257 (24.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 170 (15.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 169 (15.85%) Windows 7
6 138 (12.95%) Linux
7 129 (12.10%) Windows XP
8 63 (5.91%) UNIX
9 61 (5.72%) Windows 8
10 21 (1.97%) Windows Vista
11 16 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (1.31%) Android
13 11 (1.03%) CentOS
14 10 (0.94%) Debian
14 10 (0.94%) Fedora
14 10 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.75%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.66%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.66%) Solaris
17 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (26.64%) ITIL
2 91 (8.54%) Problem Management
3 56 (5.25%) Project Management
4 54 (5.07%) Load Balancing
5 52 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 51 (4.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 48 (4.50%) Change Management
7 48 (4.50%) Incident Management
8 47 (4.41%) Migration
9 45 (4.22%) Information Security
10 39 (3.66%) Change Control
10 39 (3.66%) Technical Architecture
11 37 (3.47%) Time Management
11 37 (3.47%) TOGAF
12 35 (3.28%) Data Management
13 34 (3.19%) E-Commerce
14 31 (2.91%) Data Protection
15 29 (2.72%) Service Delivery
15 29 (2.72%) Penetration Testing
16 27 (2.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (11.35%) SQL
2 65 (6.10%) PowerShell
3 27 (2.53%) Java
4 18 (1.69%) T-SQL
5 16 (1.50%) C#
6 12 (1.13%) Bash Shell
7 10 (0.94%) Perl
7 10 (0.94%) VBScript
8 9 (0.84%) Python
8 9 (0.84%) VB
9 8 (0.75%) C
10 6 (0.56%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.47%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.47%) VBA
12 3 (0.28%) PHP
13 2 (0.19%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.19%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.094%) VB6
14 1 (0.094%) C++
14 1 (0.094%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 230 (21.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 176 (16.51%) MCSE
3 87 (8.16%) MCITP
4 75 (7.04%) Degree
5 73 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
6 71 (6.66%) CCNA
7 59 (5.53%) MCSA
8 57 (5.35%) MCP
9 52 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
10 51 (4.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 47 (4.41%) CCA
12 24 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
12 24 (2.25%) CCNP
13 23 (2.16%) MCTS
14 21 (1.97%) CCEA
15 20 (1.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 19 (1.78%) NCDA
16 19 (1.78%) Security Cleared
17 18 (1.69%) CCEE
18 16 (1.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (9.47%) SLA
2 24 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 24 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.38%) QA
4 3 (0.28%) HL7
5 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.094%) COBIT
System Software
1 304 (28.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 150 (14.07%) Hyper-V
3 97 (9.10%) XenApp
4 91 (8.54%) VMware ESX
5 70 (6.57%) vSphere
6 57 (5.35%) XenDesktop
7 41 (3.85%) XenServer
8 33 (3.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 27 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 25 (2.35%) Terminal Services
11 23 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (1.78%) vCloud
13 10 (0.94%) NDS
13 10 (0.94%) Xen
14 9 (0.84%) qmail
15 7 (0.66%) UAG
16 4 (0.38%) MetaFrame
16 4 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
17 3 (0.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 145 (13.60%) SCCM
2 42 (3.94%) SCOM
3 21 (1.97%) Backup Exec
4 20 (1.88%) SCVMM
5 19 (1.78%) McAfee ePO
6 13 (1.22%) WSUS
7 11 (1.03%) NetBackup
8 10 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 9 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (0.75%) Nagios
10 8 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (0.75%) SCDPM
11 7 (0.66%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.56%) Plesk
12 6 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (0.56%) AppDNA
12 6 (0.56%) Pingdom
13 5 (0.47%) XenMobile
13 5 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 696 (65.29%) Microsoft
2 427 (40.06%) VMware
3 291 (27.30%) Citrix
4 229 (21.48%) Cisco
5 111 (10.41%) NetApp
6 94 (8.82%) HP
7 63 (5.91%) EMC
8 39 (3.66%) Symantec
9 37 (3.47%) IBM
10 36 (3.38%) F5
11 32 (3.00%) AppSense
12 30 (2.81%) CommVault
13 29 (2.72%) Dell
14 26 (2.44%) Red Hat
15 24 (2.25%) Oracle
16 21 (1.97%) Sage
17 20 (1.88%) McAfee
18 19 (1.78%) CheckPoint
19 17 (1.59%) Veritas
20 15 (1.41%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £19,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £80 - £90 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Oncall+OTBens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago