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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 446 552 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.11% 7.62% 7.20%
As % of the System Software category 56.89% 68.32% 56.81%
Number of salaries quoted 389 443 437
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
784 808 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.50% 11.16% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 650 635 737
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -3 306 £32,500 +1.56% 26
North Yorkshire +3 78 £32,500 +8.33% 7
South Yorkshire +1 44 £40,000 +14.28% 3
East Yorkshire 0 19 £24,500 -18.33% 4
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 637 (82.19%) Windows
2 520 (67.10%) Microsoft
3 377 (48.65%) Windows Server
4 371 (47.87%) VMware
5 299 (38.58%) MS Exchange
6 279 (36.00%) ITIL
7 276 (35.61%) MS Excel
8 263 (33.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 243 (31.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 212 (27.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 211 (27.23%) Citrix
12 191 (24.65%) MS Office
13 181 (23.35%) DNS
14 179 (23.10%) SQL Server
15 166 (21.42%) Exchange Server 2010
16 162 (20.90%) Cisco
17 158 (20.39%) SAN
18 149 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
19 136 (17.55%) Finance
20 132 (17.03%) SQL
21 124 (16.00%) Windows 7
22 121 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
23 117 (15.10%) HP
24 115 (14.84%) VPN
25 114 (14.71%) TCP/IP
26 110 (14.19%) PowerShell
27 107 (13.81%) DHCP
28 104 (13.42%) Hyper-V
29 101 (13.03%) SLA
30 99 (12.77%) SCCM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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
1 299 (38.58%) MS Exchange
2 166 (21.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 99 (12.77%) Skype for Business
4 90 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 55 (7.10%) SharePoint
6 52 (6.71%) IIS
7 34 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (3.10%) JBoss
9 23 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
10 22 (2.84%) Tomcat
10 22 (2.84%) WebSphere
11 21 (2.71%) WebLogic
12 20 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
13 19 (2.45%) Office Communications Server
14 7 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (0.77%) CMS
15 6 (0.77%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.65%) IBM Notes
17 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
18 3 (0.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 276 (35.61%) MS Excel
2 191 (24.65%) MS Office
3 23 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.90%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (0.52%) Sage 50
3 4 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.13%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 74 (9.55%) Office 365
2 29 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.68%) SaaS
4 12 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.39%) IaaS
5 3 (0.39%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 181 (23.35%) DNS
2 158 (20.39%) SAN
3 115 (14.84%) VPN
4 114 (14.71%) TCP/IP
5 107 (13.81%) DHCP
6 82 (10.58%) LAN
7 69 (8.90%) Firewall
8 64 (8.26%) WAN
9 52 (6.71%) VoIP
10 49 (6.32%) NAS
11 44 (5.68%) Internet
12 40 (5.16%) Network Security
13 28 (3.61%) Unified Communications
14 19 (2.45%) Wireless
15 18 (2.32%) Skype
16 17 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (2.06%) IP Telephony
18 15 (1.94%) Telepresence
19 14 (1.81%) Intranet
20 12 (1.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (23.10%) SQL Server
2 66 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (2.84%) Oracle Database
6 19 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (2.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 19 (2.45%) Oracle9i Database
7 15 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.90%) MySQL
12 5 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.65%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.52%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.90%) MSI
4 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.52%) Subversion
4 4 (0.52%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.39%) Bower
5 3 (0.39%) Grunt
5 3 (0.39%) gulp
6 2 (0.26%) JIRA
6 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 136 (17.55%) Finance
2 48 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.48%) Retail
4 26 (3.35%) Law
5 18 (2.32%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.06%) Banking
7 15 (1.94%) Back Office
7 15 (1.94%) Legal
7 15 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.29%) Local Government
9 9 (1.16%) Marketing
10 7 (0.90%) Publishing
11 4 (0.52%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) French Language
12 3 (0.39%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 268 (34.58%) Analyst
2 124 (16.00%) Support Analyst
3 116 (14.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 94 (12.13%) Service Analyst
5 93 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 84 (10.84%) IT Support
7 81 (10.45%) IT Analyst
8 74 (9.55%) 2nd Line Support
9 64 (8.26%) IT Engineer
10 59 (7.61%) Consultant
11 56 (7.23%) IT Support Analyst
12 55 (7.10%) Support Engineer
13 54 (6.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 53 (6.84%) Technical Support
15 50 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
16 47 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
17 43 (5.55%) Technical Consultant
18 36 (4.65%) Service Desk Support
19 34 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support
19 34 (4.39%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (7.35%) .NET
2 32 (4.13%) .NET Framework
3 30 (3.87%) Web Services
4 9 (1.16%) HTML
5 7 (0.90%) HTML5
5 7 (0.90%) MSMQ
6 6 (0.77%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.52%) AngularJS
7 4 (0.52%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (0.39%) Backbone.js
8 3 (0.39%) COM
8 3 (0.39%) LAMP
8 3 (0.39%) LESS
8 3 (0.39%) REST
8 3 (0.39%) RESTful
8 3 (0.39%) Sass
8 3 (0.39%) SignalR
8 3 (0.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.23%) Data Centre
2 46 (5.94%) Clustering
3 40 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.74%) PKI
5 27 (3.48%) Driving Licence
5 27 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
6 25 (3.23%) Blackberry
7 23 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.58%) e-Learning
9 11 (1.42%) Replication
10 10 (1.29%) Performance Metrics
11 9 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
11 9 (1.16%) NHS
12 8 (1.03%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.03%) Fintech
12 8 (1.03%) iPad
13 7 (0.90%) iPhone
14 6 (0.77%) Cybercrime
15 5 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
15 5 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 637 (82.19%) Windows
2 377 (48.65%) Windows Server
3 263 (33.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 212 (27.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 124 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 121 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 73 (9.42%) Linux
8 62 (8.00%) Windows XP
9 45 (5.81%) Windows 8
10 36 (4.65%) Unix
11 22 (2.84%) Solaris
12 17 (2.19%) Windows 2000 Server
13 16 (2.06%) Windows 10
14 12 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (1.42%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.29%) Android
17 9 (1.16%) Apple iOS
18 7 (0.90%) Mac OS X
19 6 (0.77%) CentOS
19 6 (0.77%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (36.00%) ITIL
2 78 (10.06%) Service Management
3 50 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 48 (6.19%) Migration
5 46 (5.94%) Load Balancing
6 45 (5.81%) Project Management
7 44 (5.68%) Problem Management
8 41 (5.29%) ITIL V3
9 40 (5.16%) Mentoring
10 38 (4.90%) Change Management
11 35 (4.52%) Service Delivery
12 33 (4.26%) Time Management
13 32 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (4.13%) Change Control
14 31 (4.00%) CRM
15 30 (3.87%) Performance Tuning
15 30 (3.87%) Presales
16 27 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
17 24 (3.10%) Capacity Planning
17 24 (3.10%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (17.03%) SQL
2 110 (14.19%) PowerShell
3 18 (2.32%) Java
4 13 (1.68%) Bash Shell
5 11 (1.42%) T-SQL
6 10 (1.29%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.16%) C#
8 8 (1.03%) Perl
8 8 (1.03%) Python
9 7 (0.90%) Uniface
9 7 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.39%) Groovy
10 3 (0.39%) R
10 3 (0.39%) Ruby
10 3 (0.39%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.39%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.39%) VB
11 2 (0.26%) C
12 1 (0.13%) ABAP
12 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 149 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (12.13%) MCSE
3 63 (8.13%) MCP
4 47 (6.06%) MCITP
5 41 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (5.16%) MCSA
7 39 (5.03%) CCNA
8 26 (3.35%) Degree
9 25 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (2.45%) MCDST
11 16 (2.06%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (1.68%) CCA
13 9 (1.16%) CCNP
13 9 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.90%) Security Cleared
15 5 (0.65%) CCDA
15 5 (0.65%) CCIE
15 5 (0.65%) VCP5
16 4 (0.52%) SC Cleared
17 3 (0.39%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (13.03%) SLA
2 10 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.29%) QA
3 8 (1.03%) COBIT
4 7 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 243 (31.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (13.42%) Hyper-V
3 52 (6.71%) XenApp
4 50 (6.45%) vSphere
5 30 (3.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 23 (2.97%) XenDesktop
7 21 (2.71%) Terminal Services
8 20 (2.58%) VMware ESX
9 14 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (1.68%) XenServer
11 10 (1.29%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (0.65%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.52%) vCloud
15 3 (0.39%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.39%) Xen
16 2 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
17 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
17 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 99 (12.77%) SCCM
2 53 (6.84%) SCOM
3 22 (2.84%) Cisco CUCM
4 19 (2.45%) Backup Exec
4 19 (2.45%) Oracle ZFS
5 15 (1.94%) Data Guard
5 15 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 15 (1.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 14 (1.81%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.42%) DameWare
7 11 (1.42%) WSUS
8 7 (0.90%) XenMobile
9 6 (0.77%) HP SIM
9 6 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.52%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.52%) Opsview
11 3 (0.39%) Ansible
11 3 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (0.39%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 520 (67.10%) Microsoft
2 371 (47.87%) VMware
3 211 (27.23%) Citrix
4 162 (20.90%) Cisco
5 117 (15.10%) HP
6 51 (6.58%) NetApp
7 49 (6.32%) Oracle
8 39 (5.03%) Symantec
9 21 (2.71%) EMC
10 20 (2.58%) Avaya
10 20 (2.58%) Dell Compellent
11 19 (2.45%) LANDesk
12 18 (2.32%) Apple
13 17 (2.19%) Sage
14 16 (2.06%) CommVault
14 16 (2.06%) Remedy
15 15 (1.94%) Red Hat
16 13 (1.68%) 3PAR
16 13 (1.68%) Dell
17 11 (1.42%) MobileIron
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