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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 477 391 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.65% 6.34% 5.18%
As % of the System Software category 53.30% 48.45% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 385 302 274
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
895 807 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.48% 13.09% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 716 583 457
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +4 349 £30,000 -0.72% 33
South Yorkshire 0 60 £27,500 -15.38% 9
North Yorkshire -7 55 £31,500 -10.00% 8
East Yorkshire 0 9 £42,500 +8.97%
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 844 (81.31%) Windows
2 668 (64.35%) Microsoft
3 516 (49.71%) VMware
4 419 (40.37%) MS Exchange
5 377 (36.32%) MS Excel
6 366 (35.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 360 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 329 (31.70%) ITIL
9 313 (30.15%) Citrix
10 272 (26.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 261 (25.14%) Cisco
12 221 (21.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 206 (19.85%) SAN
14 204 (19.65%) DNS
15 197 (18.98%) SQL Server
16 192 (18.50%) Windows Server 2012
17 183 (17.63%) Exchange Server 2010
18 179 (17.24%) MS Office
19 169 (16.28%) Hyper-V
20 167 (16.09%) Windows 7
21 164 (15.80%) MCSE
22 146 (14.07%) XenApp
23 145 (13.97%) Firewall
24 138 (13.29%) SCCM
24 138 (13.29%) SLA
25 129 (12.43%) LAN
25 129 (12.43%) NetApp
26 119 (11.46%) HP
26 119 (11.46%) WAN
26 119 (11.46%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 419 (40.37%) MS Exchange
2 183 (17.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 119 (11.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 105 (10.12%) SharePoint
5 98 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 79 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 73 (7.03%) Lync
8 45 (4.34%) IIS
9 39 (3.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 27 (2.60%) Apache
11 24 (2.31%) Office Communications Server
12 16 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
15 7 (0.67%) IBM Notes
15 7 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.29%) JBoss
16 3 (0.29%) Tomcat
17 2 (0.19%) Site Server
18 1 (0.096%) CMS
Applications
1 377 (36.32%) MS Excel
2 179 (17.24%) MS Office
3 18 (1.73%) MS Project
4 13 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.096%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.29%) Sage 50
3 3 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.096%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.096%) assyst
5 1 (0.096%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.096%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 49 (4.72%) Office 365
2 4 (0.39%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 206 (19.85%) SAN
2 204 (19.65%) DNS
3 145 (13.97%) Firewall
4 129 (12.43%) LAN
5 119 (11.46%) WAN
6 114 (10.98%) TCP/IP
7 106 (10.21%) DHCP
8 84 (8.09%) NAS
9 72 (6.94%) VPN
10 67 (6.45%) VoIP
11 51 (4.91%) Internet
12 43 (4.14%) Unified Communications
13 35 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (2.50%) Wireless
15 25 (2.41%) Cisco IOS
16 23 (2.22%) BGP
17 22 (2.12%) MPLS
17 22 (2.12%) Network Security
17 22 (2.12%) Cisco Nexus
18 18 (1.73%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (18.98%) SQL Server
2 81 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (4.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (0.96%) MySQL
6 9 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.19%) Informix
8 2 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.19%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.096%) QlikView
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.39%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.096%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.096%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.096%) Hudson
3 1 (0.096%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.096%) Subversion
General
1 103 (9.92%) Finance
2 36 (3.47%) Telecoms
3 32 (3.08%) Legal
4 25 (2.41%) Retail
5 9 (0.87%) Banking
6 8 (0.77%) Advertising
7 7 (0.67%) Back Office
8 5 (0.48%) Military
8 5 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.39%) Electronics
9 4 (0.39%) Law
9 4 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 287 (27.65%) Analyst
2 123 (11.85%) Support Analyst
3 118 (11.37%) Support Engineer
4 113 (10.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 106 (10.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 95 (9.15%) IT Support
7 77 (7.42%) Architect
8 76 (7.32%) Service Analyst
9 75 (7.23%) Service Desk Analyst
10 67 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
11 58 (5.59%) Infrastructure Architect
12 57 (5.49%) Team Leader
13 52 (5.01%) Technical Analyst
14 51 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
15 47 (4.53%) Technical Support
16 45 (4.34%) Senior Analyst
17 39 (3.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 37 (3.56%) IT Support Analyst
19 35 (3.37%) Administrator
20 31 (2.99%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.87%) MSMQ
2 7 (0.67%) WSH
2 7 (0.67%) Web Services
3 6 (0.58%) Application Packaging
4 5 (0.48%) LAMP
4 5 (0.48%) Middleware
4 5 (0.48%) EDI
5 4 (0.39%) XML
5 4 (0.39%) .NET
5 4 (0.39%) WebCenter
6 3 (0.29%) LINQ
6 3 (0.29%) COM
7 2 (0.19%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.096%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 68 (6.55%) Blackberry
2 60 (5.78%) Clustering
3 59 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (4.34%) Management Information System
5 28 (2.70%) Replication
6 21 (2.02%) Statistics
7 14 (1.35%) PKI
7 14 (1.35%) CLARiiON
8 12 (1.16%) Celerra
9 11 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (0.87%) iPad
11 8 (0.77%) iPhone
12 7 (0.67%) CMDB
12 7 (0.67%) Fat Client
12 7 (0.67%) NHS
12 7 (0.67%) Thin Client
12 7 (0.67%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.58%) FlexPod
14 4 (0.39%) Mathematics
15 3 (0.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 844 (81.31%) Windows
2 360 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 272 (26.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 192 (18.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 167 (16.09%) Windows 7
6 107 (10.31%) Windows XP
7 106 (10.21%) Linux
8 72 (6.94%) UNIX
9 70 (6.74%) Windows 8
10 28 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (2.31%) Windows Vista
12 21 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
13 19 (1.83%) Android
14 12 (1.16%) Windows 2000
14 12 (1.16%) Mac OS
15 10 (0.96%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.58%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.48%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.48%) HPUX
18 4 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (31.70%) ITIL
2 75 (7.23%) Problem Management
3 61 (5.88%) Project Management
4 57 (5.49%) Load Balancing
5 55 (5.30%) Migration
6 54 (5.20%) Technical Architecture
7 53 (5.11%) Change Management
8 52 (5.01%) Disaster Recovery
9 50 (4.82%) Mentoring
10 47 (4.53%) Change Control
11 45 (4.34%) Root Cause Analysis
12 43 (4.14%) Service Management
12 43 (4.14%) TOGAF
13 42 (4.05%) E-Commerce
14 41 (3.95%) Service Delivery
15 40 (3.85%) Business Continuity
16 29 (2.79%) Incident Management
17 28 (2.70%) Capacity Management
18 26 (2.50%) DevOps
18 26 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 119 (11.46%) SQL
2 90 (8.67%) PowerShell
3 20 (1.93%) Shell Script
4 12 (1.16%) Bash Shell
4 12 (1.16%) Perl
5 9 (0.87%) Java
6 7 (0.67%) C
7 6 (0.58%) VB
8 5 (0.48%) C#
8 5 (0.48%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.39%) PHP
10 3 (0.29%) VBScript
11 1 (0.096%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.096%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.096%) Python
11 1 (0.096%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 221 (21.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 164 (15.80%) MCSE
3 86 (8.29%) MCITP
4 84 (8.09%) MCSA
5 82 (7.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 63 (6.07%) Cisco Certification
7 62 (5.97%) Citrix Certification
7 62 (5.97%) CCNA
8 61 (5.88%) Degree
9 58 (5.59%) MCP
10 51 (4.91%) CCA
11 34 (3.28%) CCNP
12 33 (3.18%) Security Cleared
13 28 (2.70%) SC Cleared
14 26 (2.50%) NCDA
14 26 (2.50%) MCTS
15 25 (2.41%) CCEA
16 22 (2.12%) MCDST
17 19 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 18 (1.73%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (13.29%) SLA
2 18 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.29%) QA
6 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 366 (35.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 169 (16.28%) Hyper-V
3 146 (14.07%) XenApp
4 102 (9.83%) VMware ESX
5 98 (9.44%) vSphere
6 58 (5.59%) XenServer
7 55 (5.30%) XenDesktop
8 26 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 24 (2.31%) Terminal Services
10 23 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 20 (1.93%) vCloud
12 12 (1.16%) VMware Server
13 9 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 9 (0.87%) MetaFrame
14 6 (0.58%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.48%) ProxySG
15 5 (0.48%) UAG
16 2 (0.19%) Xen
16 2 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 138 (13.29%) SCCM
2 83 (8.00%) SCOM
3 31 (2.99%) NetBackup
4 29 (2.79%) Backup Exec
5 25 (2.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 22 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
7 21 (2.02%) WSUS
8 20 (1.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 14 (1.35%) SCVMM
10 13 (1.25%) XenMobile
11 10 (0.96%) Puppet
12 9 (0.87%) SCDPM
13 6 (0.58%) EdgeSight
14 4 (0.39%) Nagios
15 3 (0.29%) MAILsweeper
15 3 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
15 3 (0.29%) Opsview
16 2 (0.19%) MOM
17 1 (0.096%) BMC PATROL
17 1 (0.096%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 668 (64.35%) Microsoft
2 516 (49.71%) VMware
3 313 (30.15%) Citrix
4 261 (25.14%) Cisco
5 129 (12.43%) NetApp
6 119 (11.46%) HP
7 86 (8.29%) EMC
8 71 (6.84%) Symantec
9 47 (4.53%) F5
10 44 (4.24%) Dell
11 41 (3.95%) IBM
12 39 (3.76%) AppSense
13 37 (3.56%) CheckPoint
14 33 (3.18%) CommVault
15 32 (3.08%) Apple
16 29 (2.79%) Red Hat
17 24 (2.31%) Postini
18 23 (2.22%) SolarWinds
18 23 (2.22%) Avaya
19 22 (2.12%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,500 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified excellent Salary plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £17000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Incommunities
Salary: From £31,160 to £34,894 per annum + 2 hours overtime each week
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits package inc. 2:1 contributory pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago