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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 509 366 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.66% 6.37% 5.87%
As % of the System Software category 54.79% 58.00% 59.02%
Number of salaries quoted 413 285 253
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £18,500 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
929 631 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.15% 10.99% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 728 475 438
Average salary £35,000 £36,834 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.97% +5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 312 £28,000 -6.66% 33
North Yorkshire +8 101 £42,500 +30.76% 14
South Yorkshire +1 81 £32,500 +44.44% 4
East Yorkshire +9 20 £21,000 +13.51% 4
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 754 (81.16%) Windows
2 653 (70.29%) Microsoft
3 374 (40.26%) MS Excel
4 364 (39.18%) VMware
4 364 (39.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 362 (38.97%) MS Exchange
6 273 (29.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 251 (27.02%) ITIL
8 249 (26.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 229 (24.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 206 (22.17%) MS Office
11 204 (21.96%) Citrix
12 203 (21.85%) SQL Server
13 187 (20.13%) DNS
14 183 (19.70%) TCP/IP
15 172 (18.51%) Windows 7
16 164 (17.65%) Firewall
17 156 (16.79%) SQL
18 153 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2010
19 150 (16.15%) Cisco
20 141 (15.18%) Linux
20 141 (15.18%) SCCM
21 140 (15.07%) Hyper-V
22 134 (14.42%) MCSE
23 125 (13.46%) SharePoint
24 119 (12.81%) VPN
24 119 (12.81%) DHCP
24 119 (12.81%) SAN
25 117 (12.59%) Windows Server 2012
26 113 (12.16%) SLA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 362 (38.97%) MS Exchange
2 153 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (13.46%) SharePoint
4 105 (11.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 97 (10.44%) IIS
6 65 (7.00%) Lync
7 63 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 49 (5.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 45 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 39 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 29 (3.12%) Office Communications Server
11 29 (3.12%) Apache
12 20 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
13 17 (1.83%) Tomcat
14 10 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (1.08%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.75%) IBM Notes
15 7 (0.75%) CMS
16 4 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
16 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 374 (40.26%) MS Excel
2 206 (22.17%) MS Office
3 41 (4.41%) MS Project
4 13 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.32%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.11%) Line 500
3 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 63 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (4.95%) Office 365
3 10 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.97%) IaaS
5 5 (0.54%) SaaS
6 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 187 (20.13%) DNS
2 183 (19.70%) TCP/IP
3 164 (17.65%) Firewall
4 119 (12.81%) VPN
4 119 (12.81%) DHCP
4 119 (12.81%) SAN
5 82 (8.83%) LAN
6 75 (8.07%) WAN
7 42 (4.52%) Internet
8 41 (4.41%) LDAP
8 41 (4.41%) Network Security
9 29 (3.12%) NAS
10 25 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (2.69%) Unified Communications
11 23 (2.48%) VoIP
12 22 (2.37%) Wireless
13 20 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
13 20 (2.15%) OpenLDAP
14 15 (1.61%) VLAN
14 15 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 66 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (2.91%) MySQL
5 14 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.08%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.75%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.22%) SQLite
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 13 (1.40%) Subversion
1 13 (1.40%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.97%) Hudson
3 9 (0.97%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.32%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.22%) MSI
5 2 (0.22%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.11%) ERwin
General
1 92 (9.90%) Finance
2 21 (2.26%) Manufacturing
3 19 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.29%) Military
4 12 (1.29%) Electronics
5 8 (0.86%) Legal
5 8 (0.86%) Back Office
6 7 (0.75%) Retail
7 5 (0.54%) Games
8 4 (0.43%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.43%) French Language
9 3 (0.32%) Law
10 2 (0.22%) Advertising
10 2 (0.22%) Banking
11 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 240 (25.83%) Analyst
2 138 (14.85%) Support Analyst
3 80 (8.61%) Support Engineer
4 78 (8.40%) Consultant
5 75 (8.07%) Service Analyst
5 75 (8.07%) Service Desk Analyst
6 74 (7.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 64 (6.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 63 (6.78%) IT Support
9 45 (4.84%) Technical Support
10 38 (4.09%) Administrator
11 34 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
12 33 (3.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 31 (3.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 31 (3.34%) 3rd Line Support
14 29 (3.12%) Technical Analyst
15 28 (3.01%) Infrastructure Manager
16 26 (2.80%) Technical Consultant
16 26 (2.80%) Systems Administrator
17 25 (2.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (4.95%) .NET
2 27 (2.91%) Web Services
3 12 (1.29%) XML
3 12 (1.29%) Software Packaging
4 10 (1.08%) XSL
5 9 (0.97%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.75%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.75%) LAMP
7 4 (0.43%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 3 (0.32%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.32%) Middleware
9 2 (0.22%) WinForms
9 2 (0.22%) CSS
9 2 (0.22%) SOAP
9 2 (0.22%) HTML
9 2 (0.22%) Ajax
9 2 (0.22%) WPF
9 2 (0.22%) JSON
9 2 (0.22%) jQuery
9 2 (0.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.21%) Clustering
2 65 (7.00%) Blackberry
3 38 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 31 (3.34%) PKI
5 28 (3.01%) Statistics
6 18 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.40%) Fat Client
7 13 (1.40%) Thin Client
8 12 (1.29%) Chip and PIN
9 7 (0.75%) Open Source
9 7 (0.75%) Replication
10 6 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (0.65%) iPad
11 5 (0.54%) EqualLogic
11 5 (0.54%) Photography
11 5 (0.54%) NHS
12 4 (0.43%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.43%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.43%) iPhone
12 4 (0.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 754 (81.16%) Windows
2 364 (39.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 249 (26.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 172 (18.51%) Windows 7
5 141 (15.18%) Linux
6 117 (12.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 104 (11.19%) Windows XP
8 50 (5.38%) UNIX
9 49 (5.27%) Windows 8
10 18 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.51%) Ubuntu
12 12 (1.29%) Windows Vista
13 11 (1.18%) Android
13 11 (1.18%) Fedora
14 8 (0.86%) Debian
14 8 (0.86%) CentOS
15 7 (0.75%) SELinux
15 7 (0.75%) Windows 2000
15 7 (0.75%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (27.02%) ITIL
2 87 (9.36%) Problem Management
3 75 (8.07%) Project Management
4 60 (6.46%) Migration
5 56 (6.03%) Load Balancing
6 50 (5.38%) Service Delivery
6 50 (5.38%) Change Control
6 50 (5.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 45 (4.84%) Incident Management
7 45 (4.84%) Data Management
8 44 (4.74%) Change Management
9 39 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
10 38 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 29 (3.12%) Data Migration
12 26 (2.80%) Service Management
13 25 (2.69%) Time Management
14 21 (2.26%) High Availability
14 21 (2.26%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (2.15%) CRM
15 20 (2.15%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 156 (16.79%) SQL
2 69 (7.43%) PowerShell
3 37 (3.98%) Java
4 18 (1.94%) Python
4 18 (1.94%) C#
5 15 (1.61%) Bash Shell
6 14 (1.51%) Perl
7 13 (1.40%) T-SQL
7 13 (1.40%) Shell Script
8 12 (1.29%) VBScript
8 12 (1.29%) C
9 8 (0.86%) VB
10 5 (0.54%) VBA
11 4 (0.43%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.32%) VB6
12 3 (0.32%) Delphi
13 2 (0.22%) PowerHouse
13 2 (0.22%) C++
13 2 (0.22%) PHP
13 2 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 229 (24.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (14.42%) MCSE
3 73 (7.86%) MCITP
4 59 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (5.71%) MCSA
6 51 (5.49%) Degree
7 45 (4.84%) CCNA
8 37 (3.98%) MCP
9 22 (2.37%) Citrix Certification
10 21 (2.26%) MCTS
11 17 (1.83%) HP ASE
11 17 (1.83%) CCNP
12 13 (1.40%) CCA
12 13 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (1.29%) HND
14 10 (1.08%) Security Cleared
15 8 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (0.86%) MCDST
16 7 (0.75%) CISSP
17 6 (0.65%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (12.16%) SLA
2 10 (1.08%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.08%) HL7
3 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.32%) QA
4 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 273 (29.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 140 (15.07%) Hyper-V
3 97 (10.44%) vSphere
4 74 (7.97%) VMware ESX
5 62 (6.67%) XenApp
6 38 (4.09%) Terminal Services
7 36 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (3.44%) XenServer
9 24 (2.58%) XenDesktop
9 24 (2.58%) Forefront TMG
10 16 (1.72%) Xen
11 13 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 12 (1.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 11 (1.18%) vCloud
13 11 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (0.97%) qmail
14 9 (0.97%) NDS
14 9 (0.97%) ISA Server
15 8 (0.86%) Terminal Server
15 8 (0.86%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 141 (15.18%) SCCM
2 66 (7.10%) SCOM
3 36 (3.88%) McAfee ePO
4 34 (3.66%) WSUS
5 17 (1.83%) Backup Exec
6 16 (1.72%) Nagios
6 16 (1.72%) SCVMM
7 13 (1.40%) MOM
8 12 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.97%) Plesk
10 7 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 7 (0.75%) YUM
10 7 (0.75%) Vagrant
10 7 (0.75%) SCOrch
11 6 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (0.54%) Puppet
12 5 (0.54%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.54%) OpenView
12 5 (0.54%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 653 (70.29%) Microsoft
2 364 (39.18%) VMware
3 204 (21.96%) Citrix
4 150 (16.15%) Cisco
5 91 (9.80%) HP
6 60 (6.46%) NetApp
7 43 (4.63%) McAfee
8 41 (4.41%) Symantec
9 39 (4.20%) Dell
10 34 (3.66%) CheckPoint
11 33 (3.55%) CommVault
12 21 (2.26%) Red Hat
12 21 (2.26%) Oracle
13 20 (2.15%) Juniper
13 20 (2.15%) SolarWinds
14 16 (1.72%) JBoss
15 15 (1.61%) Veeam
16 12 (1.29%) AppSense
16 12 (1.29%) LANDesk
17 11 (1.18%) EMC
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please get in touch to discuss salary information
Posted: 2 days ago
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Base with package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago