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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 561 273 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.58% 5.12% 5.91%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 49.19% 55.68%
Number of salaries quoted 419 223 263
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
935 555 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.64% 10.40% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 706 422 496
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 +21 440 £30,000 - 37
South Yorkshire +12 73 £36,000 +53.19% 16
North Yorkshire +2 49 £32,500 +12.06% 10
East Yorkshire +4 11 £42,500 +123.68% 4
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 888 (78.79%) Windows
2 723 (64.15%) Microsoft
3 483 (42.86%) VMware
4 437 (38.78%) MS Exchange
5 415 (36.82%) MS Excel
6 380 (33.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 345 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 332 (29.46%) Citrix
9 323 (28.66%) ITIL
10 284 (25.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 275 (24.40%) Cisco
12 237 (21.03%) MS Office
13 236 (20.94%) Microsoft Certification
14 228 (20.23%) SQL Server
15 205 (18.19%) DNS
16 179 (15.88%) MCSE
17 178 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
18 171 (15.17%) Windows 7
19 170 (15.08%) Exchange Server 2010
19 170 (15.08%) SAN
20 166 (14.73%) Hyper-V
21 161 (14.29%) Firewall
22 159 (14.11%) SCCM
23 144 (12.78%) SharePoint
24 143 (12.69%) Linux
25 141 (12.51%) NetApp
25 141 (12.51%) Finance
26 135 (11.98%) Windows XP
27 126 (11.18%) TCP/IP
28 122 (10.83%) XenApp

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 437 (38.78%) MS Exchange
2 170 (15.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 144 (12.78%) SharePoint
4 121 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 75 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 68 (6.03%) Lync
7 56 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 50 (4.44%) IIS
9 47 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 34 (3.02%) Office Communications Server
11 32 (2.84%) Apache
12 27 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 18 (1.60%) CMS
14 17 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
15 14 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (1.06%) IBM Notes
17 9 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
18 8 (0.71%) Tomcat
18 8 (0.71%) WebLogic
19 6 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 415 (36.82%) MS Excel
2 237 (21.03%) MS Office
3 18 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.42%) MS Project
5 14 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.27%) Line 500
3 3 (0.27%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.089%) Epicor Tropos
5 1 (0.089%) assyst
5 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 57 (5.06%) Office 365
2 25 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.27%) SaaS
3 3 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 205 (18.19%) DNS
2 170 (15.08%) SAN
3 161 (14.29%) Firewall
4 126 (11.18%) TCP/IP
5 105 (9.32%) LAN
6 100 (8.87%) DHCP
7 94 (8.34%) WAN
8 88 (7.81%) NAS
9 82 (7.28%) Internet
10 80 (7.10%) VPN
11 42 (3.73%) VoIP
11 42 (3.73%) Unified Communications
12 35 (3.11%) Cisco IOS
13 33 (2.93%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (1.95%) Intrusion Detection
16 20 (1.77%) WAAS
16 20 (1.77%) Network Security
17 19 (1.69%) NetScaler
17 19 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (20.23%) SQL Server
2 88 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (2.13%) MySQL
5 16 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.18%) QlikView
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.089%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.089%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.089%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.53%) AdminStudio
2 5 (0.44%) Subversion
2 5 (0.44%) MSI
2 5 (0.44%) InstallShield
2 5 (0.44%) TeamCity
2 5 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.44%) Hudson
3 3 (0.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.27%) Maven
4 1 (0.089%) JIRA
4 1 (0.089%) ERwin
4 1 (0.089%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 141 (12.51%) Finance
2 32 (2.84%) Legal
3 22 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 18 (1.60%) Retail
5 13 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 11 (0.98%) Military
7 10 (0.89%) Banking
8 9 (0.80%) Electronics
9 6 (0.53%) Law
10 3 (0.27%) French Language
10 3 (0.27%) Advertising
10 3 (0.27%) Games
11 2 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.089%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.089%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.089%) Local Government
12 1 (0.089%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 349 (30.97%) Analyst
2 174 (15.44%) Support Analyst
3 121 (10.74%) Support Engineer
4 106 (9.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 103 (9.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 97 (8.61%) IT Support
7 84 (7.45%) Technical Support
8 79 (7.01%) Architect
9 68 (6.03%) Technical Analyst
10 60 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support
11 59 (5.24%) Service Analyst
11 59 (5.24%) Service Desk Analyst
12 57 (5.06%) Infrastructure Architect
13 54 (4.79%) Consultant
14 53 (4.70%) Security Analyst
15 49 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 48 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
17 47 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
18 43 (3.82%) IT Security Analyst
19 40 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.02%) .NET
2 17 (1.51%) Application Packaging
3 11 (0.98%) Web Services
4 7 (0.62%) ASP.NET
4 7 (0.62%) .NET Framework
5 6 (0.53%) Middleware
5 6 (0.53%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 5 (0.44%) WebCenter
7 3 (0.27%) LINQ
7 3 (0.27%) LAMP
7 3 (0.27%) EDI
8 2 (0.18%) WSH
8 2 (0.18%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.18%) Spring
8 2 (0.18%) WPF
8 2 (0.18%) .NET Compact Framework
9 1 (0.089%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.089%) HTML
9 1 (0.089%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.089%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (6.74%) Clustering
3 63 (5.59%) Blackberry
4 44 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.04%) Statistics
6 20 (1.77%) iPad
7 19 (1.69%) iPhone
7 19 (1.69%) PKI
8 18 (1.60%) Replication
9 12 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (0.98%) Digital Media
10 11 (0.98%) Celerra
10 11 (0.98%) CLARiiON
11 10 (0.89%) Thin Client
11 10 (0.89%) Fat Client
12 9 (0.80%) PDA
12 9 (0.80%) Chip and PIN
12 9 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.80%) FlexPod
13 6 (0.53%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 888 (78.79%) Windows
2 380 (33.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 284 (25.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 178 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 171 (15.17%) Windows 7
6 143 (12.69%) Linux
7 135 (11.98%) Windows XP
8 71 (6.30%) UNIX
9 68 (6.03%) Windows 8
10 25 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (2.13%) Windows Vista
12 15 (1.33%) Android
12 15 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (0.80%) CentOS
13 9 (0.80%) Debian
13 9 (0.80%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.62%) Fedora
14 7 (0.62%) Solaris
14 7 (0.62%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (28.66%) ITIL
2 94 (8.34%) Problem Management
3 68 (6.03%) Load Balancing
4 53 (4.70%) Mentoring
5 52 (4.61%) Project Management
6 50 (4.44%) TOGAF
7 49 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 49 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 48 (4.26%) Change Management
8 48 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 47 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
10 46 (4.08%) Incident Management
10 46 (4.08%) Migration
11 45 (3.99%) Information Security
12 44 (3.90%) Change Control
13 35 (3.11%) Time Management
14 32 (2.84%) Service Management
15 31 (2.75%) Penetration Testing
16 29 (2.57%) Data Protection
17 26 (2.31%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 117 (10.38%) SQL
2 77 (6.83%) PowerShell
3 20 (1.77%) Java
4 18 (1.60%) T-SQL
5 14 (1.24%) C#
6 11 (0.98%) Perl
6 11 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 8 (0.71%) Shell Script
8 7 (0.62%) C
8 7 (0.62%) VBScript
9 6 (0.53%) VB
10 5 (0.44%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.44%) VBA
10 5 (0.44%) Python
11 4 (0.35%) PHP
12 2 (0.18%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.089%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.089%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.089%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 236 (20.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 179 (15.88%) MCSE
3 95 (8.43%) MCITP
4 75 (6.65%) Degree
4 75 (6.65%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (6.57%) CCNA
6 69 (6.12%) MCSA
7 63 (5.59%) Citrix Certification
7 63 (5.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 61 (5.41%) MCP
9 55 (4.88%) CCA
10 33 (2.93%) CCNP
11 29 (2.57%) MCTS
12 28 (2.48%) NCDA
13 27 (2.40%) Security Cleared
14 25 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
15 24 (2.13%) CCEA
16 21 (1.86%) SC Cleared
16 21 (1.86%) CCEE
16 21 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (10.12%) SLA
2 24 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 22 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.35%) QA
5 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.089%) COBIT
System Software
1 345 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 166 (14.73%) Hyper-V
3 122 (10.83%) XenApp
4 104 (9.23%) VMware ESX
5 73 (6.48%) vSphere
6 70 (6.21%) XenDesktop
7 53 (4.70%) XenServer
8 32 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 29 (2.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 25 (2.22%) Terminal Services
10 25 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
11 22 (1.95%) vCloud
12 9 (0.80%) MetaFrame
13 7 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (0.53%) Xen
14 6 (0.53%) NDS
15 5 (0.44%) qmail
15 5 (0.44%) UAG
16 4 (0.35%) ISA Server
16 4 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 159 (14.11%) SCCM
2 49 (4.35%) SCOM
3 20 (1.77%) SCVMM
3 20 (1.77%) WSUS
4 18 (1.60%) Backup Exec
5 16 (1.42%) NetBackup
5 16 (1.42%) McAfee ePO
6 11 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 10 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (0.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 8 (0.71%) SCDPM
10 6 (0.53%) AppDNA
10 6 (0.53%) Nagios
11 5 (0.44%) Puppet
11 5 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (0.44%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.44%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.35%) Pingdom
12 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.35%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 723 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 483 (42.86%) VMware
3 332 (29.46%) Citrix
4 275 (24.40%) Cisco
5 141 (12.51%) NetApp
6 105 (9.32%) HP
7 85 (7.54%) EMC
8 49 (4.35%) F5
9 48 (4.26%) IBM
10 44 (3.90%) Symantec
11 41 (3.64%) AppSense
12 35 (3.11%) CommVault
13 34 (3.02%) Red Hat
14 27 (2.40%) Dell
15 25 (2.22%) CheckPoint
16 24 (2.13%) Apple
16 24 (2.13%) Sage
16 24 (2.13%) Oracle
17 18 (1.60%) Avaya
17 18 (1.60%) Remedy
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Salary: £30500 per annum
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Salary: £20000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 per annum + Company Car + Profit Share + Bonus
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Salary: £38000 per annum
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