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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 521 509 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.11% 6.67% 6.37%
As % of the System Software category 66.03% 53.19% 56.66%
Number of salaries quoted 420 413 285
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,800 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.41%
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
789 957 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.77% 12.53% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 622 751 491
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +7 380 £32,000 +14.28% 30
North Yorkshire -4 65 £30,000 -29.41% 10
South Yorkshire -19 55 £32,000 -1.53% 6
East Yorkshire +1 19 £32,500 +54.76% 3
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 807 (81.43%) Windows
2 628 (63.37%) Microsoft
3 486 (49.04%) VMware
4 414 (41.78%) MS Exchange
5 375 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 338 (34.11%) ITIL
7 332 (33.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 310 (31.28%) MS Excel
9 234 (23.61%) Citrix
10 232 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 222 (22.40%) Cisco
12 207 (20.89%) SAN
13 205 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 202 (20.38%) Exchange Server 2010
15 198 (19.98%) DNS
16 188 (18.97%) MS Office
16 188 (18.97%) SQL Server
16 188 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 178 (17.96%) Windows 7
18 168 (16.95%) SLA
19 167 (16.85%) Hyper-V
20 154 (15.54%) SCCM
20 154 (15.54%) Firewall
21 151 (15.24%) LAN
22 143 (14.43%) WAN
23 142 (14.33%) Linux
24 133 (13.42%) DHCP
25 121 (12.21%) MCSE
26 117 (11.81%) SCOM
27 116 (11.71%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (41.78%) MS Exchange
2 202 (20.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 111 (11.20%) Lync
4 109 (11.00%) SharePoint
5 106 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 82 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 64 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 59 (5.95%) IIS
9 43 (4.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (1.21%) IBM Notes
12 11 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.81%) Apache
14 6 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.20%) Confluence
15 2 (0.20%) CMS
15 2 (0.20%) Site Server
16 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
16 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.10%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 310 (31.28%) MS Excel
2 188 (18.97%) MS Office
3 16 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.91%) MS Project
4 9 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.10%) assyst
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 53 (5.35%) Office 365
2 17 (1.72%) SaaS
3 8 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.30%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 207 (20.89%) SAN
2 198 (19.98%) DNS
3 154 (15.54%) Firewall
4 151 (15.24%) LAN
5 143 (14.43%) WAN
6 133 (13.42%) DHCP
7 116 (11.71%) TCP/IP
8 113 (11.40%) VPN
9 82 (8.27%) VoIP
10 64 (6.46%) NAS
11 55 (5.55%) Internet
12 50 (5.05%) Network Security
13 49 (4.94%) Unified Communications
14 34 (3.43%) Wireless
15 31 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
16 27 (2.72%) Cisco IOS
17 24 (2.42%) MPLS
18 22 (2.22%) FTP
18 22 (2.22%) IPsec
19 16 (1.61%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 81 (8.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (0.81%) MySQL
6 5 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (0.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.50%) Riak
7 3 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.10%) Informix
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (1.01%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.30%) MSI
2 3 (0.30%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.20%) JIRA
4 1 (0.10%) FrontPage
General
1 53 (5.35%) Finance
2 51 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 38 (3.83%) Retail
4 32 (3.23%) Legal
5 12 (1.21%) Advertising
6 9 (0.91%) Back Office
7 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.30%) Banking
8 2 (0.20%) Marketing
8 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.10%) Electronics
9 1 (0.10%) Automotive
9 1 (0.10%) Law
9 1 (0.10%) Military
9 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 285 (28.76%) Analyst
2 128 (12.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 112 (11.30%) 2nd Line Support
4 101 (10.19%) Service Analyst
5 100 (10.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 98 (9.89%) Support Analyst
7 82 (8.27%) Technical Support
8 79 (7.97%) IT Support
9 78 (7.87%) Support Engineer
10 65 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 62 (6.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 59 (5.95%) Technical Analyst
12 59 (5.95%) Team Leader
13 47 (4.74%) Technical Engineer
14 42 (4.24%) Architect
15 41 (4.14%) Consultant
16 40 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
17 39 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
18 38 (3.83%) Administrator
18 38 (3.83%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.61%) MSMQ
2 15 (1.51%) Web Services
3 8 (0.81%) XML
3 8 (0.81%) .NET
4 5 (0.50%) COM
4 5 (0.50%) LAMP
4 5 (0.50%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.30%) EDI
6 2 (0.20%) WSH
6 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.20%) RESTful
7 1 (0.10%) HTML
7 1 (0.10%) jQuery
7 1 (0.10%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.10%) CSS
7 1 (0.10%) SAML
7 1 (0.10%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 80 (8.07%) Blackberry
2 52 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.33%) Clustering
5 26 (2.62%) Replication
6 14 (1.41%) Thin Client
6 14 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (1.41%) Fat Client
7 11 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (1.11%) iPad
7 11 (1.11%) Statistics
8 9 (0.91%) NHS
9 5 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.50%) iPhone
10 4 (0.40%) PKI
10 4 (0.40%) CCTV
11 3 (0.30%) iSeries
11 3 (0.30%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.30%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 807 (81.43%) Windows
2 332 (33.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 232 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 188 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 178 (17.96%) Windows 7
6 142 (14.33%) Linux
7 113 (11.40%) Windows XP
8 89 (8.98%) Windows 8
9 85 (8.58%) UNIX
10 61 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (2.72%) Android
12 16 (1.61%) Apple iOS
13 14 (1.41%) Windows Vista
14 12 (1.21%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.71%) AIX
15 7 (0.71%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.61%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.40%) Solaris
17 4 (0.40%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (34.11%) ITIL
2 65 (6.56%) Service Delivery
3 63 (6.36%) Migration
4 61 (6.16%) Change Management
5 58 (5.85%) Project Management
6 57 (5.75%) Service Management
7 56 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 56 (5.65%) Load Balancing
8 53 (5.35%) Change Control
9 48 (4.84%) Problem Management
10 44 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
11 41 (4.14%) Mentoring
12 36 (3.63%) Network Management
13 33 (3.33%) Business Continuity
14 30 (3.03%) High Availability
15 28 (2.83%) Technical Architecture
16 26 (2.62%) ITSM
16 26 (2.62%) Performance Tuning
17 25 (2.52%) Line Management
17 25 (2.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 105 (10.60%) SQL
2 87 (8.78%) PowerShell
3 15 (1.51%) C#
4 13 (1.31%) Shell Script
5 12 (1.21%) VB
6 10 (1.01%) Bash Shell
6 10 (1.01%) Perl
7 8 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.40%) C
8 4 (0.40%) Java
9 3 (0.30%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.30%) VBScript
10 2 (0.20%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.10%) PHP
11 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 205 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 121 (12.21%) MCSE
3 71 (7.16%) MCSA
4 60 (6.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 58 (5.85%) MCP
6 47 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (4.24%) CCNA
7 42 (4.24%) MCITP
8 38 (3.83%) Degree
9 33 (3.33%) MCDST
10 31 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
11 30 (3.03%) CCA
12 25 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (2.12%) MCTS
14 19 (1.92%) CCNP
15 18 (1.82%) Security Cleared
16 14 (1.41%) MOS
17 12 (1.21%) SC Cleared
18 11 (1.11%) CISSP
18 11 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (16.95%) SLA
2 26 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.61%) QA
6 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 375 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (16.85%) Hyper-V
3 111 (11.20%) vSphere
4 110 (11.10%) XenApp
5 92 (9.28%) VMware ESX
6 42 (4.24%) XenDesktop
7 34 (3.43%) Terminal Services
8 33 (3.33%) XenServer
9 32 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
11 18 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 16 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 15 (1.51%) VMware Server
14 7 (0.71%) vCloud
15 6 (0.61%) ProxySG
16 5 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
17 4 (0.40%) ISA Server
17 4 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
18 3 (0.30%) MetaFrame
19 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 154 (15.54%) SCCM
2 117 (11.81%) SCOM
3 41 (4.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 40 (4.04%) NetBackup
5 35 (3.53%) Backup Exec
6 29 (2.93%) SCVMM
7 20 (2.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 17 (1.72%) vMotion
9 16 (1.61%) WSUS
10 15 (1.51%) Opsview
10 15 (1.51%) Puppet
10 15 (1.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 14 (1.41%) AirWatch
12 11 (1.11%) SCDPM
13 5 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.50%) MOM
14 4 (0.40%) XenMobile
15 3 (0.30%) ZENworks
15 3 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
16 2 (0.20%) Cacti
Vendors
1 628 (63.37%) Microsoft
2 486 (49.04%) VMware
3 234 (23.61%) Citrix
4 222 (22.40%) Cisco
5 107 (10.80%) HP
6 83 (8.38%) CheckPoint
6 83 (8.38%) Symantec
7 70 (7.06%) Dell
8 68 (6.86%) NetApp
9 51 (5.15%) Red Hat
10 47 (4.74%) EMC
11 45 (4.54%) CommVault
12 29 (2.93%) Apple
13 27 (2.72%) Veeam
14 25 (2.52%) Riverbed
15 24 (2.42%) Sophos
15 24 (2.42%) Juniper
16 20 (2.02%) F5
17 19 (1.92%) IBM
18 17 (1.72%) Oracle
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Parking
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Car Allow/Pension/Health/Life!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
networx
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Health, Life Assurance, 33
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Day + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago