Period
to 15 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 6 months to 15 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
North East > Durham
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 25 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 26 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 8.47% 8.86% 3.37%
As % of the System Software category 70.27% 82.76% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 10
Durham median annual salary £36,500 £31,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.87% +57.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £19,850 £18,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £41,750 £39,750 £33,250
North East median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -5.17%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 37 29 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 12.05% 10.70% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 36
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £34,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.49% -2.14% +11.11%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £44,000 £40,500 £41,000
North East median annual salary £39,500 £36,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +8.22% +19.67% -8.96%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Durham

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory in Durham.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Durham

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Durham over the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Durham

Active Directory
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Durham region over the 6 months to 15 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington 0 7 £29,000 +9.43% 4
Stockton-on-Tees -8 4 £23,750 -36.67% 5
Newton Aycliffe - 2 £31,250 -
Active Directory
North East

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle
6 11 (42.31%) Linux
6 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (42.31%) IaaS
6 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
6 11 (42.31%) PaaS
7 10 (38.46%) NAS
7 10 (38.46%) SAN
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
9 8 (30.77%) ITIL
9 8 (30.77%) Office 365
10 7 (26.92%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
10 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
10 7 (26.92%) SCCM
10 7 (26.92%) DNS
10 7 (26.92%) Firewall
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (23.08%) DHCP
11 6 (23.08%) AIX
11 6 (23.08%) Unix
11 6 (23.08%) MCSE
11 6 (23.08%) MCSA
11 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (42.31%) IaaS
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (42.31%) PaaS
3 8 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) NAS
1 10 (38.46%) SAN
2 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security
5 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
5 2 (7.69%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) WLAN
6 1 (3.85%) IMAP
6 1 (3.85%) Intranet
6 1 (3.85%) SMTP
6 1 (3.85%) SSH
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) iPad
5 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 6 (23.08%) AIX
4 6 (23.08%) Unix
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
4 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
7 2 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (7.69%) ERP
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.85%) Document Management
8 1 (3.85%) Information Security
8 1 (3.85%) Logistics
8 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) AWS Certification
1 6 (23.08%) MCSA
1 6 (23.08%) MCSE
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) Ansible
2 3 (11.54%) Terraform
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) SAP
5 3 (11.54%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) Veeam
6 2 (7.69%) Workday
7 1 (3.85%) Ivanti
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) Meraki