The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 25 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 211 220 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 8.39% 7.68% 7.49%
As % of the System Software category 54.95% 56.41% 71.80%
Number of salaries quoted 164 205 207
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £47,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - -4.41%  

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

System Software Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 384 390 344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 15.27% 13.62% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 305 324 286
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Leeds

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Leeds

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 332 (83.63%) Windows
2 279 (70.28%) Microsoft
3 239 (60.20%) VMware
4 219 (55.16%) Windows Server
5 168 (42.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 151 (38.04%) MS Exchange
7 147 (37.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 129 (32.49%) Citrix
9 126 (31.74%) ITIL
9 126 (31.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 117 (29.47%) Microsoft Office
11 95 (23.93%) DNS
11 95 (23.93%) SAN
12 93 (23.43%) Cisco
13 91 (22.92%) SQL Server
14 80 (20.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 74 (18.64%) Office 365
16 71 (17.88%) DHCP
17 70 (17.63%) VPN
18 68 (17.13%) Windows 7
19 64 (16.12%) Linux
20 61 (15.37%) SQL
20 61 (15.37%) Exchange Server 2010
21 60 (15.11%) Firewall
22 59 (14.86%) Data Centre
23 58 (14.61%) PowerShell
24 57 (14.36%) MCSA
25 52 (13.10%) VMware ESXi
26 50 (12.59%) Finance
26 50 (12.59%) HP

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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
1 151 (38.04%) MS Exchange
2 61 (15.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (10.83%) SharePoint
4 38 (9.57%) IIS
5 29 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (5.54%) Skype for Business
7 20 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.77%) Confluence
8 11 (2.77%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.76%) Apache
10 5 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.76%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.50%) CMS
13 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 117 (29.47%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 74 (18.64%) Office 365
2 44 (11.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.76%) Mimecast
5 5 (1.26%) IaaS
6 4 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.01%) PaaS
7 3 (0.76%) SaaS
8 2 (0.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 95 (23.93%) DNS
1 95 (23.93%) SAN
2 71 (17.88%) DHCP
3 70 (17.63%) VPN
4 60 (15.11%) Firewall
5 44 (11.08%) WAN
6 43 (10.83%) TCP/IP
7 40 (10.08%) LAN
8 25 (6.30%) Remote Desktop
9 24 (6.05%) VoIP
10 20 (5.04%) NAS
11 18 (4.53%) IP Telephony
11 18 (4.53%) MPLS
12 16 (4.03%) VLAN
13 9 (2.27%) LDAP
13 9 (2.27%) SMTP
13 9 (2.27%) SNMP
13 9 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (2.02%) ADSL
14 8 (2.02%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (3.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (3.02%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.77%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.77%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.51%) MySQL
9 4 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.76%) Riak
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (3.27%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.02%) JIRA
3 3 (0.76%) MSI
4 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (12.59%) Finance
2 18 (4.53%) Games
2 18 (4.53%) Law
3 16 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.53%) Legal
5 9 (2.27%) Marketing
6 7 (1.76%) Retail
7 6 (1.51%) Publishing
8 3 (0.76%) Local Government
8 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.50%) Advertising
9 2 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 92 (23.17%) Analyst
1 92 (23.17%) IT Support
2 91 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 87 (21.91%) Windows Engineer
4 67 (16.88%) Support Engineer
5 60 (15.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 58 (14.61%) VMware Engineer
7 56 (14.11%) Support Analyst
8 51 (12.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 48 (12.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 45 (11.34%) Senior Windows Engineer
11 43 (10.83%) IT Analyst
12 39 (9.82%) IT Support Analyst
13 37 (9.32%) IT Engineer
14 34 (8.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 32 (8.06%) IT Support Engineer
15 32 (8.06%) Senior VMware Engineer
16 29 (7.30%) 1st/2nd Line Support
17 26 (6.55%) Architect
18 25 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.27%) .NET
1 13 (3.27%) Web Services
2 4 (1.01%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.50%) Apache Flex
3 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.50%) HTML
4 1 (0.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.86%) Data Centre
2 33 (8.31%) Clustering
3 22 (5.54%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.03%) iPad
5 14 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.53%) Public Cloud
6 13 (3.27%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.77%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.27%) RSA SecurID
9 8 (2.02%) CMDB
9 8 (2.02%) iPhone
9 8 (2.02%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.76%) HP StoreVirtual
11 6 (1.51%) IVR
12 5 (1.26%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.76%) PKI
13 3 (0.76%) Replication
13 3 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.50%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 332 (83.63%) Windows
2 219 (55.16%) Windows Server
3 147 (37.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 126 (31.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (17.13%) Windows 7
6 64 (16.12%) Linux
7 50 (12.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 43 (10.83%) Unix
9 28 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (3.02%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.02%) Windows XP
11 10 (2.52%) Windows 10
12 8 (2.02%) Android
12 8 (2.02%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.76%) CentOS
13 7 (1.76%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.76%) HPUX
14 3 (0.76%) Solaris
15 1 (0.25%) Debian
15 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (31.74%) ITIL
2 48 (12.09%) Time Management
3 39 (9.82%) Load Balancing
4 33 (8.31%) Service Management
5 30 (7.56%) Change Control
5 30 (7.56%) High Availability
6 25 (6.30%) Service Delivery
7 23 (5.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (4.79%) E-Commerce
9 17 (4.28%) Server Building
10 16 (4.03%) Change Management
11 15 (3.78%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (3.78%) Server Virtualisation
12 14 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (3.27%) BCP
13 13 (3.27%) Problem Management
14 12 (3.02%) ITIL V3
14 12 (3.02%) Migration
14 12 (3.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (15.37%) SQL
2 58 (14.61%) PowerShell
3 16 (4.03%) Bash Shell
3 16 (4.03%) Perl
4 11 (2.77%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.02%) C#
5 8 (2.02%) Java
6 6 (1.51%) VB
6 6 (1.51%) VB6
7 5 (1.26%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.76%) VBScript
9 2 (0.50%) VBA
10 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 80 (20.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (14.36%) MCSA
3 35 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (8.06%) CCNA
5 31 (7.81%) MCSE
6 25 (6.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (3.53%) CCNP
8 13 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.52%) Degree
9 10 (2.52%) ISEB
10 8 (2.02%) MCP
11 7 (1.76%) MCITP
12 5 (1.26%) DBS Check
12 5 (1.26%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.26%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.76%) CCIE
13 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.76%) VCAP
14 2 (0.50%) MCDST
14 2 (0.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.33%) SLA
2 35 (8.82%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.27%) QA
4 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.76%) PMO
5 2 (0.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 168 (42.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (13.10%) VMware ESXi
3 43 (10.83%) XenApp
4 42 (10.58%) vSphere
5 29 (7.30%) Hyper-V
6 21 (5.29%) XenDesktop
7 16 (4.03%) Virtual Servers
8 12 (3.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (2.77%) Terminal Services
10 10 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (2.02%) Terminal Server
12 4 (1.01%) OpenSIPS
12 4 (1.01%) XenServer
13 1 (0.25%) Firmware
13 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 48 (12.09%) SCCM
2 21 (5.29%) SCOM
2 21 (5.29%) WSUS
3 14 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (3.53%) Puppet
4 10 (2.52%) ServiceCenter
5 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (2.02%) Opsview
7 6 (1.51%) ZENworks
8 4 (1.01%) OpenView
9 3 (0.76%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.50%) WMI
11 1 (0.25%) DameWare
11 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.25%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 279 (70.28%) Microsoft
2 239 (60.20%) VMware
3 129 (32.49%) Citrix
4 93 (23.43%) Cisco
5 50 (12.59%) HP
6 49 (12.34%) NetApp
7 32 (8.06%) Avaya
8 28 (7.05%) Oracle
9 23 (5.79%) F5
10 22 (5.54%) Red Hat
11 21 (5.29%) CommVault
12 19 (4.79%) Dell Compellent
13 15 (3.78%) Symantec
14 14 (3.53%) Apple
14 14 (3.53%) Dell
14 14 (3.53%) Sophos
15 13 (3.27%) EMC
16 12 (3.02%) CheckPoint
16 12 (3.02%) Civica
16 12 (3.02%) Infoblox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Piksel
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Burberry
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Burberry
Posted: 23 days ago