Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
North East > Durham
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 16 50
Rank change year-on-year -13 +34 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 26 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 7.74% 11.55% 1.81%
As % of the System Software category 92.86% 64.44% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 5
Durham median annual salary £31,500 £35,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.27% +42.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £19,600 £25,125 £20,950
90th Percentile £45,250 £43,750 £35,500
North East median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +28.89% -13.46%

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 28 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 8.33% 17.93% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 20
Durham median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +46.67%
10th Percentile £19,000 £24,825 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,500 £43,750 £35,700
North East median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 +4 12 £30,000 - 2
Stockton-on-Tees -3 4 £20,000 -52.94% 3
Active Directory
North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) ITIL
4 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (30.77%) VMware
7 7 (26.92%) Google
7 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
7 7 (26.92%) G Suite
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
8 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
8 6 (23.08%) Citrix
8 6 (23.08%) WAN
9 5 (19.23%) VoIP
9 5 (19.23%) LAN
9 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
9 5 (19.23%) Firewall
9 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) CRM
10 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (15.38%) SAN
10 4 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (15.38%) Office 365
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (15.38%) SCCM
10 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) G Suite
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) Office 365
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.85%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) PaaS
4 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) LAN
2 5 (19.23%) VoIP
2 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) Skype
4 3 (11.54%) SMS
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Technical Manager
2 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (15.38%) CRM
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security
4 3 (11.54%) People Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITSM
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
1 4 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Google
4 6 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Meraki
5 3 (11.54%) Mitel
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) Capita