Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
North East > Durham
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 41 17
Rank change year-on-year +22 -24 +41
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 19 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 9.41% 4.69% 11.28%
As % of the System Software category 65.52% 84.21% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 27
Durham median annual salary £37,000 £31,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.40% -18.83% +67.39%
10th Percentile £22,150 £19,000 £25,200
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £43,750
North East median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +22.45%

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 29 19 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 14.36% 5.57% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 53
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +3.17% -3.08%
10th Percentile £22,375 £19,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £50,200 £41,750
North East median annual salary £42,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% +4.62% +18.18%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +11 6 £23,250 -8.82% 3
Stockton-on-Tees -1 6 £40,000 +100.00%
Active Directory
North East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (94.74%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
3 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
5 7 (36.84%) Citrix
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) WAN
7 5 (26.32%) DNS
7 5 (26.32%) ERP
7 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
8 4 (21.05%) SCCM
8 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
8 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (21.05%) Skype
8 4 (21.05%) Firewall
9 3 (15.79%) Service Management
9 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
9 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
9 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (15.79%) WLAN
9 3 (15.79%) Project Management
9 3 (15.79%) DHCP
9 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.79%) Web Filtering

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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) Skype
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) WLAN
5 2 (10.53%) SMS
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ERP
1 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.79%) Line Management
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (15.79%) Proactive Management
2 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Web Filtering
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Docker
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) SAP