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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 426 542 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.39% 7.58% 4.95%
As % of the System Software category 57.96% 59.69% 48.07%
Number of salaries quoted 376 410 224
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
735 908 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.02% 12.70% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 635 689 427
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -17 273 £30,229 +0.76% 46
South Yorkshire -1 69 £31,500 -16.00% 6
North Yorkshire +9 67 £23,500 -32.85% 7
East Yorkshire +5 11 £28,000 -34.11% 6
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 752 (84.12%) Windows
2 542 (60.63%) Microsoft
3 497 (55.59%) VMware
4 377 (42.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 342 (38.26%) MS Exchange
6 330 (36.91%) MS Excel
7 309 (34.56%) ITIL
8 276 (30.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 240 (26.85%) Citrix
10 236 (26.40%) DNS
11 224 (25.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 204 (22.82%) Cisco
13 194 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2010
14 191 (21.36%) MS Office
15 189 (21.14%) Linux
16 185 (20.69%) SAN
17 176 (19.69%) SQL Server
18 168 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
19 163 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
20 154 (17.23%) SQL
21 153 (17.11%) DHCP
22 136 (15.21%) Windows 7
23 134 (14.99%) Firewall
24 133 (14.88%) VPN
24 133 (14.88%) HP
25 132 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2013
26 128 (14.32%) WAN
27 124 (13.87%) LAN
28 123 (13.76%) vSphere
29 113 (12.64%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 342 (38.26%) MS Exchange
2 194 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 132 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 112 (12.53%) IIS
5 97 (10.85%) Lync
6 84 (9.40%) SharePoint
7 53 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 47 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (1.57%) CMS
10 14 (1.57%) Apache
11 11 (1.23%) JBoss
12 10 (1.12%) IBM Notes
12 10 (1.12%) Tomcat
12 10 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.12%) nginx
13 9 (1.01%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 330 (36.91%) MS Excel
2 191 (21.36%) MS Office
3 25 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.89%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.22%) 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%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 61 (6.82%) Office 365
2 22 (2.46%) SaaS
3 12 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.56%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 236 (26.40%) DNS
2 185 (20.69%) SAN
3 153 (17.11%) DHCP
4 134 (14.99%) Firewall
5 133 (14.88%) VPN
6 128 (14.32%) WAN
7 124 (13.87%) LAN
8 113 (12.64%) TCP/IP
9 77 (8.61%) NAS
10 70 (7.83%) VoIP
11 40 (4.47%) Network Security
12 38 (4.25%) Unified Communications
13 32 (3.58%) NetScaler
13 32 (3.58%) Internet
14 24 (2.68%) Cisco IOS
15 23 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
16 22 (2.46%) MPLS
17 21 (2.35%) LDAP
18 19 (2.13%) IP Telephony
19 17 (1.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (3.47%) MySQL
4 20 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (1.34%) NoSQL
6 12 (1.34%) Riak
7 11 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.78%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.56%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.22%) SQLite
12 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.23%) Subversion
1 11 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.01%) Hudson
2 9 (1.01%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.01%) TeamCity
3 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.56%) MSI
4 3 (0.34%) AdminStudio
4 3 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.22%) JIRA
5 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 62 (6.94%) Telecoms
2 61 (6.82%) Finance
3 25 (2.80%) Retail
4 21 (2.35%) Legal
5 13 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.45%) Banking
6 7 (0.78%) Law
6 7 (0.78%) Back Office
7 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.22%) Marketing
8 2 (0.22%) French Language
8 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.11%) Electronics
9 1 (0.11%) Automotive
9 1 (0.11%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 240 (26.85%) Analyst
2 143 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 115 (12.86%) Support Analyst
4 71 (7.94%) Technical Support
5 70 (7.83%) Service Analyst
6 69 (7.72%) Service Desk Analyst
7 67 (7.49%) IT Support
8 65 (7.27%) Administrator
9 62 (6.94%) Technical Analyst
10 58 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
11 56 (6.26%) Support Engineer
12 49 (5.48%) Architect
13 45 (5.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 44 (4.92%) Technical Support Analyst
15 43 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
16 39 (4.36%) Consultant
17 33 (3.69%) 3rd Line Support
18 32 (3.58%) Technical Engineer
19 31 (3.47%) Infrastructure Architect
20 30 (3.36%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.91%) .NET
2 16 (1.79%) Web Services
3 10 (1.12%) LAMP
4 9 (1.01%) Application Packaging
5 6 (0.67%) HTML
6 4 (0.45%) jQuery
6 4 (0.45%) XML
6 4 (0.45%) CSS
7 3 (0.34%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.34%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.22%) SOAP
8 2 (0.22%) XSL
8 2 (0.22%) MSMQ
8 2 (0.22%) RESTful
8 2 (0.22%) HTML5
8 2 (0.22%) REST
8 2 (0.22%) Ajax
8 2 (0.22%) XMPP
8 2 (0.22%) JSON
9 1 (0.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 44 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.92%) Blackberry
3 39 (4.36%) Clustering
4 21 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
5 17 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.68%) Replication
7 15 (1.68%) Statistics
8 14 (1.57%) GIS
9 10 (1.12%) HP Storage
10 8 (0.89%) SecurID
11 7 (0.78%) NHS
12 6 (0.67%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.67%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.56%) iPad
13 5 (0.56%) IVR
14 3 (0.34%) CCTV
14 3 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.34%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 752 (84.12%) Windows
2 276 (30.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 224 (25.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 189 (21.14%) Linux
5 168 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 136 (15.21%) Windows 7
7 77 (8.61%) UNIX
8 74 (8.28%) Windows 8
9 65 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 65 (7.27%) Windows XP
10 17 (1.90%) Debian
11 15 (1.68%) Android
12 14 (1.57%) Windows 2000
12 14 (1.57%) Apple iOS
13 13 (1.45%) Mac OS X
14 11 (1.23%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.34%) AIX
17 3 (0.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (34.56%) ITIL
2 54 (6.04%) Service Management
2 54 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 52 (5.82%) Load Balancing
4 41 (4.59%) Service Delivery
4 41 (4.59%) Change Management
5 38 (4.25%) Migration
6 36 (4.03%) Project Management
7 34 (3.80%) Problem Management
8 33 (3.69%) Business Continuity
9 31 (3.47%) CRM
10 29 (3.24%) TOGAF
10 29 (3.24%) High Availability
10 29 (3.24%) Mentoring
11 28 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
11 28 (3.13%) Time Management
12 27 (3.02%) Performance Tuning
13 25 (2.80%) Incident Management
13 25 (2.80%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (2.80%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (17.23%) SQL
2 113 (12.64%) PowerShell
3 28 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 27 (3.02%) Perl
5 14 (1.57%) C#
6 13 (1.45%) Java
7 11 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.01%) Python
8 9 (1.01%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.45%) VBScript
9 4 (0.45%) VB
9 4 (0.45%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.34%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.22%) PHP
12 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 163 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (10.51%) MCSE
3 46 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (4.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 40 (4.47%) MCP
5 40 (4.47%) CCNA
6 39 (4.36%) MCITP
7 34 (3.80%) MCSA
8 32 (3.58%) ITIL Certification
9 22 (2.46%) MCDST
10 20 (2.24%) Degree
11 14 (1.57%) ISEB
12 13 (1.45%) MCTS
12 13 (1.45%) Security Cleared
13 10 (1.12%) SC Cleared
14 9 (1.01%) MOS
14 9 (1.01%) CCNP
15 8 (0.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
16 7 (0.78%) A+ Certification
17 6 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (10.85%) SLA
2 11 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.34%) QA
4 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 377 (42.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 123 (13.76%) vSphere
3 97 (10.85%) VMware ESX
4 95 (10.63%) Hyper-V
5 90 (10.07%) XenApp
6 43 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (4.59%) XenServer
8 37 (4.14%) vCloud
9 36 (4.03%) Terminal Services
10 19 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 17 (1.90%) XenDesktop
12 14 (1.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 13 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
14 12 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (1.01%) qmail
16 6 (0.67%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.67%) KVM
17 2 (0.22%) Firmware
17 2 (0.22%) Samba
17 2 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 97 (10.85%) SCCM
2 62 (6.94%) SCOM
3 26 (2.91%) Backup Exec
4 24 (2.68%) Puppet
5 18 (2.01%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (1.90%) vMotion
7 16 (1.79%) SCVMM
8 11 (1.23%) NetBackup
8 11 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (1.23%) AirWatch
9 10 (1.12%) Nagios
10 9 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 9 (1.01%) Pingdom
11 8 (0.89%) WSUS
11 8 (0.89%) DameWare
12 7 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (0.67%) Opsview
14 5 (0.56%) XenMobile
14 5 (0.56%) OpenView
15 3 (0.34%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 542 (60.63%) Microsoft
2 497 (55.59%) VMware
3 240 (26.85%) Citrix
4 204 (22.82%) Cisco
5 133 (14.88%) HP
6 105 (11.74%) NetApp
7 65 (7.27%) Red Hat
8 55 (6.15%) EMC
9 43 (4.81%) CheckPoint
10 39 (4.36%) Symantec
10 39 (4.36%) CommVault
11 37 (4.14%) Oracle
12 29 (3.24%) IBM
13 28 (3.13%) Veeam
13 28 (3.13%) F5
14 24 (2.68%) Dell
15 21 (2.35%) Dell Compellent
16 20 (2.24%) Juniper
17 16 (1.79%) Apple
18 12 (1.34%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NHS Confederation
Salary: £21,630 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
IT Alliance Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £100 - £140 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £20800 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Final Salary Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + £6K Out of Hours Support
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago