The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 534 266 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.62% 5.02% 6.31%
As % of the System Software category 58.36% 50.47% 62.27%
Number of salaries quoted 426 234 268
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
915 527 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.05% 9.94% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 710 443 428
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +15 391 £31,500 +5.00% 46
South Yorkshire +11 79 £36,750 +72.94% 13
North Yorkshire +15 78 £29,750 +6.25% 7
East Yorkshire -12 11 £23,000 -8.45% 2
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 824 (78.63%) Windows
2 708 (67.56%) Microsoft
3 413 (39.41%) MS Exchange
4 390 (37.21%) MS Excel
5 389 (37.12%) VMware
6 379 (36.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 281 (26.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 262 (25.00%) ITIL
9 255 (24.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 253 (24.14%) Citrix
11 251 (23.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 237 (22.61%) SQL Server
13 232 (22.14%) MS Office
14 203 (19.37%) Cisco
15 194 (18.51%) DNS
16 184 (17.56%) Windows 7
17 178 (16.98%) MCSE
18 172 (16.41%) Windows Server 2012
19 169 (16.13%) Firewall
20 161 (15.36%) SharePoint
21 152 (14.50%) TCP/IP
21 152 (14.50%) SCCM
22 145 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2010
23 144 (13.74%) Linux
24 138 (13.17%) Hyper-V
25 134 (12.79%) SAN
26 132 (12.60%) Windows XP
27 130 (12.40%) SQL
28 122 (11.64%) Finance
29 114 (10.88%) DHCP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 413 (39.41%) MS Exchange
2 161 (15.36%) SharePoint
3 145 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 113 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 78 (7.44%) IIS
6 74 (7.06%) Lync
7 67 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 52 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 46 (4.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 42 (4.01%) SharePoint 2013
11 29 (2.77%) Apache
12 28 (2.67%) Office Communications Server
13 19 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
14 18 (1.72%) CMS
14 18 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (1.62%) Tomcat
16 13 (1.24%) WebLogic
17 10 (0.95%) IBM Notes
18 5 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
19 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 390 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 232 (22.14%) MS Office
3 29 (2.77%) MS Project
4 19 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.29%) Line 500
4 1 (0.095%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.095%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 58 (5.53%) Office 365
2 47 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.76%) SaaS
4 5 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 194 (18.51%) DNS
2 169 (16.13%) Firewall
3 152 (14.50%) TCP/IP
4 134 (12.79%) SAN
5 114 (10.88%) DHCP
6 89 (8.49%) LAN
7 86 (8.21%) VPN
8 81 (7.73%) Internet
9 72 (6.87%) WAN
10 54 (5.15%) NAS
11 36 (3.44%) LDAP
12 29 (2.77%) Cisco ASA
12 29 (2.77%) Unified Communications
13 27 (2.58%) Cisco IOS
14 26 (2.48%) VoIP
15 23 (2.19%) Network Security
15 23 (2.19%) NetScaler
16 21 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
17 19 (1.81%) Cisco PIX
18 17 (1.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 73 (6.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 36 (3.44%) MySQL
5 18 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.19%) QlikView
10 2 (0.19%) SQLite
11 1 (0.095%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.095%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.095%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.15%) Subversion
2 11 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.86%) Hudson
3 9 (0.86%) TeamCity
4 6 (0.57%) AdminStudio
5 5 (0.48%) MSI
5 5 (0.48%) InstallShield
5 5 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.29%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.29%) Maven
8 1 (0.095%) ERwin
General
1 122 (11.64%) Finance
2 22 (2.10%) Legal
3 18 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.62%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.24%) Military
6 11 (1.05%) Electronics
7 10 (0.95%) Retail
8 9 (0.86%) Banking
9 6 (0.57%) French Language
10 5 (0.48%) Back Office
10 5 (0.48%) Law
11 4 (0.38%) Games
12 3 (0.29%) Advertising
13 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.095%) Local Government
14 1 (0.095%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 298 (28.44%) Analyst
2 159 (15.17%) Support Analyst
3 114 (10.88%) Support Engineer
4 97 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 86 (8.21%) IT Support
6 85 (8.11%) Technical Support
7 79 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 74 (7.06%) Consultant
9 59 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
10 58 (5.53%) Service Desk Analyst
10 58 (5.53%) Service Analyst
11 49 (4.68%) Architect
12 47 (4.48%) Security Analyst
13 45 (4.29%) Technical Support Analyst
13 45 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 43 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
15 42 (4.01%) IT Security Analyst
16 37 (3.53%) Administrator
17 35 (3.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
18 33 (3.15%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (4.20%) .NET
2 26 (2.48%) Web Services
3 15 (1.43%) Application Packaging
4 11 (1.05%) XML
4 11 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 9 (0.86%) XSL
6 7 (0.67%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 5 (0.48%) LAMP
8 3 (0.29%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.29%) EDI
8 3 (0.29%) HTML
9 2 (0.19%) REST
9 2 (0.19%) .NET Compact Framework
9 2 (0.19%) JSON
9 2 (0.19%) HTML5
9 2 (0.19%) Middleware
9 2 (0.19%) CSS
9 2 (0.19%) SOAP
9 2 (0.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.16%) Clustering
2 63 (6.01%) Blackberry
3 42 (4.01%) Management Information System
4 30 (2.86%) PKI
5 19 (1.81%) iPad
6 17 (1.62%) iPhone
6 17 (1.62%) Statistics
7 16 (1.53%) Fat Client
7 16 (1.53%) Thin Client
8 13 (1.24%) Chip and PIN
9 12 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (1.05%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.05%) Replication
10 11 (1.05%) EqualLogic
11 9 (0.86%) PDA
12 6 (0.57%) NHS
12 6 (0.57%) Social Media
13 5 (0.48%) Celerra
13 5 (0.48%) CMDB
14 4 (0.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 824 (78.63%) Windows
2 379 (36.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 255 (24.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 184 (17.56%) Windows 7
5 172 (16.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 144 (13.74%) Linux
7 132 (12.60%) Windows XP
8 68 (6.49%) Windows 8
9 60 (5.73%) UNIX
10 20 (1.91%) Windows Vista
11 14 (1.34%) Android
12 13 (1.24%) CentOS
13 10 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.95%) Debian
13 10 (0.95%) Fedora
13 10 (0.95%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.95%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.67%) Solaris
15 5 (0.48%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (25.00%) ITIL
2 96 (9.16%) Problem Management
3 60 (5.73%) Project Management
4 53 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 48 (4.58%) Change Management
5 48 (4.58%) Migration
5 48 (4.58%) Incident Management
6 47 (4.48%) Load Balancing
7 46 (4.39%) Data Management
8 43 (4.10%) Change Control
9 41 (3.91%) Information Security
9 41 (3.91%) Service Delivery
10 40 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 37 (3.53%) Time Management
12 32 (3.05%) Data Protection
13 29 (2.77%) Technical Architecture
14 28 (2.67%) CRM
15 27 (2.58%) Mobile Device Management
16 26 (2.48%) Infrastructure Management
17 25 (2.39%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 130 (12.40%) SQL
2 76 (7.25%) PowerShell
3 34 (3.24%) Java
4 19 (1.81%) C#
4 19 (1.81%) T-SQL
5 16 (1.53%) Bash Shell
6 14 (1.34%) VBScript
7 13 (1.24%) Python
8 10 (0.95%) Perl
8 10 (0.95%) VB
8 10 (0.95%) C
9 7 (0.67%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.48%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.48%) VBA
11 3 (0.29%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.19%) PowerHouse
12 2 (0.19%) PHP
12 2 (0.19%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.095%) VB6
13 1 (0.095%) C++
Qualifications
1 251 (23.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 178 (16.98%) MCSE
3 94 (8.97%) MCITP
4 80 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (7.06%) CCNA
5 74 (7.06%) Degree
6 62 (5.92%) MCSA
7 55 (5.25%) MCP
8 42 (4.01%) Citrix Certification
9 41 (3.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 39 (3.72%) CCA
11 23 (2.19%) MCTS
12 22 (2.10%) CCNP
13 20 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (1.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 18 (1.72%) Security Cleared
16 17 (1.62%) CCEE
17 16 (1.53%) CCEA
17 16 (1.53%) CISSP
18 14 (1.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (9.26%) SLA
2 24 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.86%) HL7
5 4 (0.38%) QA
6 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.095%) COBIT
System Software
1 281 (26.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 138 (13.17%) Hyper-V
3 88 (8.40%) VMware ESX
4 77 (7.35%) vSphere
5 69 (6.58%) XenApp
6 50 (4.77%) XenDesktop
7 39 (3.72%) XenServer
8 31 (2.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 27 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (2.48%) Terminal Services
11 19 (1.81%) vCloud
12 12 (1.15%) Xen
13 10 (0.95%) NDS
14 9 (0.86%) qmail
14 9 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
15 8 (0.76%) UAG
16 4 (0.38%) ISA Server
17 3 (0.29%) Terminal Server
18 2 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 152 (14.50%) SCCM
2 43 (4.10%) SCOM
3 27 (2.58%) McAfee ePO
4 19 (1.81%) SCVMM
5 17 (1.62%) Backup Exec
6 16 (1.53%) WSUS
7 10 (0.95%) Nagios
7 10 (0.95%) ZABBIX
7 10 (0.95%) Plesk
8 9 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (0.86%) NetBackup
9 8 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.67%) Pingdom
10 7 (0.67%) MOM
10 7 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.57%) SCDPM
11 6 (0.57%) AppDNA
12 5 (0.48%) XenMobile
13 4 (0.38%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 708 (67.56%) Microsoft
2 389 (37.12%) VMware
3 253 (24.14%) Citrix
4 203 (19.37%) Cisco
5 88 (8.40%) HP
6 82 (7.82%) NetApp
7 44 (4.20%) EMC
8 33 (3.15%) Dell
8 33 (3.15%) Symantec
9 30 (2.86%) McAfee
10 28 (2.67%) CommVault
11 25 (2.39%) IBM
12 24 (2.29%) Oracle
13 21 (2.00%) AppSense
14 20 (1.91%) Red Hat
14 20 (1.91%) F5
15 18 (1.72%) Sage
16 17 (1.62%) Juniper
17 16 (1.53%) CheckPoint
18 14 (1.34%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary on application
Posted: 23 hours ago
Yorkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Spire Healthcare
Salary: £19,200 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago