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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 469 520 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.02% 7.31% 5.97%
As % of the System Software category 67.97% 55.50% 54.97%
Number of salaries quoted 389 434 281
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
690 937 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.33% 13.18% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 569 750 501
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 May 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 22 May 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 +4 337 £32,500 +8.33% 38
North Yorkshire +5 71 £30,000 -25.00% 7
South Yorkshire -19 45 £38,000 +19.68% 8
East Yorkshire -3 15 £27,500 +22.22% 3
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 803 (81.44%) Windows
2 616 (62.47%) Microsoft
3 493 (50.00%) VMware
4 417 (42.29%) MS Exchange
5 381 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 346 (35.09%) ITIL
7 331 (33.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 324 (32.86%) MS Excel
9 233 (23.63%) Citrix
10 231 (23.43%) Cisco
11 226 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 214 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2010
13 202 (20.49%) SAN
14 199 (20.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 198 (20.08%) DNS
16 193 (19.57%) SQL Server
17 190 (19.27%) Microsoft Certification
18 187 (18.97%) MS Office
19 168 (17.04%) Windows 7
20 153 (15.52%) Linux
21 150 (15.21%) SLA
22 149 (15.11%) LAN
23 144 (14.60%) Firewall
23 144 (14.60%) Hyper-V
24 142 (14.40%) WAN
25 139 (14.10%) SCCM
26 136 (13.79%) DHCP
27 125 (12.68%) SQL
28 124 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2013
29 119 (12.07%) VPN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 417 (42.29%) MS Exchange
2 214 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 124 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 111 (11.26%) Lync
5 110 (11.16%) SharePoint
6 77 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 71 (7.20%) IIS
8 60 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 39 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (1.42%) IBM Notes
11 13 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.61%) CMS
14 5 (0.51%) Apache
15 3 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
16 2 (0.20%) Site Server
16 2 (0.20%) Confluence
17 1 (0.10%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
17 1 (0.10%) nginx
17 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 324 (32.86%) MS Excel
2 187 (18.97%) MS Office
3 17 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.10%) Line 500
2 1 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.10%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.10%) assyst
2 1 (0.10%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.10%) Primavera
2 1 (0.10%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 57 (5.78%) Office 365
2 25 (2.54%) SaaS
3 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.51%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 202 (20.49%) SAN
2 198 (20.08%) DNS
3 149 (15.11%) LAN
4 144 (14.60%) Firewall
5 142 (14.40%) WAN
6 136 (13.79%) DHCP
7 119 (12.07%) VPN
8 110 (11.16%) TCP/IP
9 80 (8.11%) VoIP
10 71 (7.20%) NAS
11 57 (5.78%) Network Security
12 47 (4.77%) Internet
13 46 (4.67%) Unified Communications
14 34 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
15 32 (3.25%) Cisco IOS
16 26 (2.64%) Wireless
17 22 (2.23%) MPLS
18 21 (2.13%) IPsec
18 21 (2.13%) FTP
19 12 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 79 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (0.91%) MySQL
6 6 (0.61%) Riak
6 6 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.10%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.10%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.30%) MSI
2 3 (0.30%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.20%) JIRA
4 1 (0.10%) FrontPage
General
1 57 (5.78%) Telecoms
2 51 (5.17%) Finance
3 39 (3.96%) Retail
4 33 (3.35%) Legal
5 9 (0.91%) Advertising
6 8 (0.81%) Back Office
7 3 (0.30%) Marketing
7 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.20%) Automotive
8 2 (0.20%) Banking
9 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 283 (28.70%) Analyst
2 144 (14.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 106 (10.75%) Support Analyst
4 105 (10.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 99 (10.04%) Service Analyst
6 98 (9.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 85 (8.62%) IT Support
8 84 (8.52%) Technical Support
9 70 (7.10%) Support Engineer
10 61 (6.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 59 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
12 58 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
13 53 (5.38%) Team Leader
14 50 (5.07%) Technical Engineer
15 46 (4.67%) Consultant
16 45 (4.56%) Architect
17 38 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
18 37 (3.75%) Administrator
19 36 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
19 36 (3.65%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.32%) .NET
2 12 (1.22%) Web Services
3 9 (0.91%) MSMQ
3 9 (0.91%) XML
4 4 (0.41%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.30%) jQuery
5 3 (0.30%) LAMP
5 3 (0.30%) HTML
5 3 (0.30%) CSS
6 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.20%) COM
6 2 (0.20%) RESTful
7 1 (0.10%) WSH
7 1 (0.10%) SAML
7 1 (0.10%) XSL
7 1 (0.10%) EDI
7 1 (0.10%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (7.81%) Blackberry
2 51 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (3.25%) Clustering
4 30 (3.04%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.13%) Replication
6 16 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.42%) Thin Client
7 14 (1.42%) Fat Client
8 12 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (1.12%) NHS
10 10 (1.01%) iPad
11 8 (0.81%) Statistics
12 6 (0.61%) GIS
13 5 (0.51%) IVR
14 4 (0.41%) CCTV
14 4 (0.41%) Computer Science
14 4 (0.41%) iPhone
15 3 (0.30%) Enterprise Storage
15 3 (0.30%) iSeries
16 2 (0.20%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 803 (81.44%) Windows
2 331 (33.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 226 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 199 (20.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 168 (17.04%) Windows 7
6 153 (15.52%) Linux
7 108 (10.95%) Windows XP
8 88 (8.92%) Windows 8
9 84 (8.52%) UNIX
10 64 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (2.64%) Android
12 17 (1.72%) Apple iOS
13 10 (1.01%) Windows 2000
13 10 (1.01%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.91%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.71%) AIX
16 4 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.30%) HPUX
17 3 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (35.09%) ITIL
2 67 (6.80%) Service Delivery
3 60 (6.09%) Migration
4 59 (5.98%) Load Balancing
5 58 (5.88%) Change Management
6 57 (5.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 57 (5.78%) Service Management
7 49 (4.97%) Change Control
8 48 (4.87%) Project Management
9 44 (4.46%) Problem Management
10 43 (4.36%) Root Cause Analysis
11 42 (4.26%) Mentoring
12 40 (4.06%) Network Management
13 32 (3.25%) High Availability
14 31 (3.14%) Business Continuity
15 27 (2.74%) Technical Architecture
16 26 (2.64%) Line Management
17 25 (2.54%) Performance Tuning
18 24 (2.43%) TOGAF
19 23 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (12.68%) SQL
2 106 (10.75%) PowerShell
3 16 (1.62%) C#
4 15 (1.52%) Perl
4 15 (1.52%) Bash Shell
5 14 (1.42%) T-SQL
6 12 (1.22%) VB
7 8 (0.81%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.51%) VBScript
8 5 (0.51%) Java
9 4 (0.41%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.20%) C
10 2 (0.20%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.10%) PHP
11 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 190 (19.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 100 (10.14%) MCSE
3 57 (5.78%) MCSA
4 48 (4.87%) MCP
5 46 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 40 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (3.85%) Degree
8 34 (3.45%) MCDST
8 34 (3.45%) CCNA
9 33 (3.35%) MCITP
10 28 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (2.13%) MCTS
11 21 (2.13%) CCA
11 21 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (1.72%) CCNP
13 16 (1.62%) MOS
14 15 (1.52%) Security Cleared
15 12 (1.22%) SC Cleared
16 10 (1.01%) Microsoft Certified Master
17 9 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (15.21%) SLA
2 24 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.61%) QA
6 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 381 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 144 (14.60%) Hyper-V
3 116 (11.76%) XenApp
4 114 (11.56%) vSphere
5 89 (9.03%) VMware ESX
6 42 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (3.65%) XenServer
7 36 (3.65%) XenDesktop
8 31 (3.14%) Terminal Services
9 20 (2.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 20 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 19 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
11 17 (1.72%) vCloud
12 16 (1.62%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.61%) ProxySG
14 3 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.30%) MetaFrame
15 2 (0.20%) Firmware
15 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 139 (14.10%) SCCM
2 103 (10.45%) SCOM
3 38 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 32 (3.25%) NetBackup
5 30 (3.04%) Backup Exec
6 28 (2.84%) SCVMM
7 22 (2.23%) Puppet
8 20 (2.03%) vMotion
9 14 (1.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 14 (1.42%) Opsview
9 14 (1.42%) AirWatch
10 12 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 9 (0.91%) WSUS
12 7 (0.71%) SCDPM
13 5 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 4 (0.41%) MOM
15 3 (0.30%) Tivoli
15 3 (0.30%) ZENworks
16 2 (0.20%) OpenView
16 2 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 616 (62.47%) Microsoft
2 493 (50.00%) VMware
3 233 (23.63%) Citrix
4 231 (23.43%) Cisco
5 118 (11.97%) HP
6 81 (8.22%) CheckPoint
7 74 (7.51%) NetApp
8 70 (7.10%) Symantec
9 58 (5.88%) Dell
10 54 (5.48%) Red Hat
11 52 (5.27%) EMC
12 44 (4.46%) CommVault
13 27 (2.74%) Apple
13 27 (2.74%) Veeam
14 25 (2.54%) F5
14 25 (2.54%) Juniper
14 25 (2.54%) IBM
15 19 (1.93%) Riverbed
16 18 (1.83%) Sophos
17 17 (1.72%) Civica
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call allowance
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Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
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Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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