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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 495 419 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.15% 6.38% 5.45%
As % of the System Software category 57.16% 47.89% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 385 323 270
Average salary £30,000 £29,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.84% -0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
866 875 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.51% 13.32% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 700 643 425
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +9 384 £30,000 +6.19% 54
South Yorkshire +25 68 £30,000 -9.77% 6
North Yorkshire -32 35 £32,500 -7.14% 8
East Yorkshire -9 5 £37,500 +97.36% 3
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 839 (81.30%) Windows
2 662 (64.15%) Microsoft
3 491 (47.58%) VMware
4 414 (40.12%) MS Exchange
5 365 (35.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 355 (34.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 338 (32.75%) MS Excel
7 338 (32.75%) ITIL
8 313 (30.33%) Citrix
9 284 (27.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 244 (23.64%) Cisco
11 210 (20.35%) DNS
12 209 (20.25%) SAN
13 206 (19.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 201 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
15 194 (18.80%) SQL Server
16 190 (18.41%) Windows Server 2012
17 189 (18.31%) MS Office
18 175 (16.96%) Hyper-V
19 171 (16.57%) Windows 7
20 169 (16.38%) SLA
21 150 (14.53%) XenApp
22 147 (14.24%) SCCM
23 146 (14.15%) Firewall
24 142 (13.76%) MCSE
25 128 (12.40%) LAN
26 123 (11.92%) DHCP
26 123 (11.92%) SQL
27 119 (11.53%) Linux
27 119 (11.53%) Exchange Server 2007

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 414 (40.12%) MS Exchange
2 201 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 119 (11.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 105 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 103 (9.98%) SharePoint
6 82 (7.95%) Lync
7 79 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 46 (4.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 43 (4.17%) IIS
10 24 (2.33%) Apache
11 23 (2.23%) Office Communications Server
12 17 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.48%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
16 3 (0.29%) Site Server
17 2 (0.19%) Tomcat
17 2 (0.19%) JBoss
18 1 (0.097%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 338 (32.75%) MS Excel
2 189 (18.31%) MS Office
3 13 (1.26%) MS Project
3 13 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.097%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.29%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.19%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.097%) assyst
5 1 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.097%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.097%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.84%) Office 365
2 6 (0.58%) SaaS
3 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.29%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 210 (20.35%) DNS
2 209 (20.25%) SAN
3 146 (14.15%) Firewall
4 128 (12.40%) LAN
5 123 (11.92%) DHCP
6 118 (11.43%) WAN
6 118 (11.43%) TCP/IP
7 82 (7.95%) VPN
8 80 (7.75%) NAS
9 75 (7.27%) VoIP
10 46 (4.46%) Internet
11 45 (4.36%) Unified Communications
12 34 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (3.10%) Network Security
14 27 (2.62%) Wireless
15 23 (2.23%) Cisco IOS
16 21 (2.03%) BGP
17 20 (1.94%) MPLS
18 18 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
19 17 (1.65%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 89 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (0.78%) MySQL
5 8 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.19%) Informix
7 2 (0.19%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (0.97%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 100 (9.69%) Finance
2 47 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 38 (3.68%) Retail
4 24 (2.33%) Legal
5 11 (1.07%) Advertising
6 7 (0.68%) Back Office
7 6 (0.58%) Banking
8 4 (0.39%) Military
8 4 (0.39%) Electronics
8 4 (0.39%) Marketing
9 3 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.097%) Law
Job Titles
1 287 (27.81%) Analyst
2 129 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 115 (11.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 112 (10.85%) Support Engineer
5 102 (9.88%) Support Analyst
6 95 (9.21%) IT Support
7 94 (9.11%) Service Analyst
8 93 (9.01%) Service Desk Analyst
9 68 (6.59%) Team Leader
10 62 (6.01%) 3rd Line Support
11 60 (5.81%) Architect
12 55 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
13 53 (5.14%) Systems Engineer
14 48 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 48 (4.65%) Technical Support
15 46 (4.46%) Infrastructure Architect
16 40 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
17 38 (3.68%) Support Team Leader
18 33 (3.20%) Server Engineer
18 33 (3.20%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.26%) MSMQ
2 10 (0.97%) Web Services
3 8 (0.78%) WSH
4 7 (0.68%) LAMP
4 7 (0.68%) XML
5 5 (0.48%) Middleware
5 5 (0.48%) COM
5 5 (0.48%) EDI
6 4 (0.39%) WebCenter
7 3 (0.29%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.29%) LINQ
8 2 (0.19%) .NET
8 2 (0.19%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.097%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.98%) Blackberry
2 57 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.43%) Clustering
4 44 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 28 (2.71%) Replication
6 18 (1.74%) Statistics
7 13 (1.26%) Thin Client
7 13 (1.26%) Fat Client
8 11 (1.07%) PKI
8 11 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (0.97%) CLARiiON
10 8 (0.78%) Celerra
11 7 (0.68%) Computer Science
11 7 (0.68%) NHS
12 6 (0.58%) iPad
12 6 (0.58%) FlexPod
12 6 (0.58%) iPhone
13 3 (0.29%) CMDB
13 3 (0.29%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.19%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 839 (81.30%) Windows
2 365 (35.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 284 (27.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 190 (18.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 171 (16.57%) Windows 7
6 119 (11.53%) Linux
7 116 (11.24%) Windows XP
8 88 (8.53%) UNIX
9 76 (7.36%) Windows 8
10 31 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (2.62%) Windows Vista
12 17 (1.65%) Android
12 17 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (1.36%) Mac OS
14 10 (0.97%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.87%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.78%) AIX
17 6 (0.58%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.48%) Mac OS X
19 4 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (32.75%) ITIL
2 73 (7.07%) Problem Management
3 65 (6.30%) Change Control
4 58 (5.62%) Project Management
5 55 (5.33%) Change Management
6 54 (5.23%) Migration
7 53 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 53 (5.14%) Mentoring
8 48 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
8 48 (4.65%) Load Balancing
8 48 (4.65%) Service Delivery
9 46 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
10 45 (4.36%) Service Management
11 38 (3.68%) Business Continuity
12 31 (3.00%) Network Management
13 30 (2.91%) Incident Management
14 29 (2.81%) E-Commerce
14 29 (2.81%) TOGAF
15 28 (2.71%) Capacity Management
16 27 (2.62%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 123 (11.92%) SQL
2 103 (9.98%) PowerShell
3 23 (2.23%) Shell Script
4 10 (0.97%) Bash Shell
4 10 (0.97%) Perl
5 9 (0.87%) VB
6 8 (0.78%) C#
6 8 (0.78%) Java
7 7 (0.68%) C
8 6 (0.58%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.29%) VBScript
9 3 (0.29%) PHP
9 3 (0.29%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.097%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 206 (19.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 142 (13.76%) MCSE
3 83 (8.04%) MCSA
4 77 (7.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 65 (6.30%) MCITP
6 58 (5.62%) Citrix Certification
7 55 (5.33%) MCP
8 54 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
9 53 (5.14%) CCNA
10 51 (4.94%) Degree
11 48 (4.65%) CCA
12 34 (3.29%) Security Cleared
13 30 (2.91%) MCDST
14 29 (2.81%) CCNP
14 29 (2.81%) SC Cleared
15 25 (2.42%) MCTS
16 18 (1.74%) NCDA
16 18 (1.74%) CCEA
17 15 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 14 (1.36%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (16.38%) SLA
2 23 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.29%) QA
6 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.097%) Data Quality
System Software
1 355 (34.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 175 (16.96%) Hyper-V
3 150 (14.53%) XenApp
4 105 (10.17%) vSphere
5 95 (9.21%) VMware ESX
6 62 (6.01%) XenServer
7 53 (5.14%) XenDesktop
8 29 (2.81%) Terminal Services
8 29 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 29 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 16 (1.55%) vCloud
10 16 (1.55%) VMware Server
11 13 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (0.87%) ProxySG
12 9 (0.87%) MetaFrame
13 6 (0.58%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.19%) NFS
16 1 (0.097%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 147 (14.24%) SCCM
2 97 (9.40%) SCOM
3 38 (3.68%) NetBackup
4 37 (3.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 30 (2.91%) Backup Exec
6 27 (2.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 20 (1.94%) WSUS
8 19 (1.84%) SCVMM
8 19 (1.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 13 (1.26%) SCDPM
9 13 (1.26%) XenMobile
10 11 (1.07%) Opsview
11 9 (0.87%) Puppet
12 6 (0.58%) EdgeSight
13 4 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.39%) Nagios
14 3 (0.29%) MAILsweeper
14 3 (0.29%) MOM
15 2 (0.19%) SCSM
15 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 662 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 491 (47.58%) VMware
3 313 (30.33%) Citrix
4 244 (23.64%) Cisco
5 110 (10.66%) HP
5 110 (10.66%) NetApp
6 86 (8.33%) Symantec
7 76 (7.36%) EMC
8 60 (5.81%) Dell
9 58 (5.62%) CheckPoint
10 43 (4.17%) CommVault
11 36 (3.49%) F5
12 33 (3.20%) AppSense
13 32 (3.10%) Red Hat
14 28 (2.71%) IBM
14 28 (2.71%) Apple
15 24 (2.33%) Postini
16 23 (2.23%) Avaya
17 22 (2.13%) SolarWinds
18 21 (2.03%) Veeam
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