The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 20 33
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.03% 9.66% 7.08%
As % of the System Software category 56.67% 62.03% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 46 30
Median salary £18,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.33% -  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 30 79 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.64% 15.58% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 74 43
Median salary £27,500 £35,300 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.09% +28.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £35,000 £46,000
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Newcastle upon Tyne

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 51 (65.38%) Windows
2 40 (51.28%) Microsoft
3 36 (46.15%) Citrix
3 36 (46.15%) VMware
4 34 (43.59%) DNS
5 27 (34.62%) DHCP
5 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (34.62%) Windows Server
6 25 (32.05%) Hyper-V
7 22 (28.21%) MS Exchange
8 19 (24.36%) Linux
8 19 (24.36%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (21.79%) Amazon RDS
10 17 (21.79%) Office 365
11 16 (20.51%) SQL
11 16 (20.51%) Firewall
11 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (20.51%) Presales
12 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (17.95%) ITIL
13 14 (17.95%) SAN
14 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 13 (16.67%) Cisco
14 13 (16.67%) Clustering
15 12 (15.38%) SMTP
15 12 (15.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
15 12 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
16 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 22 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.97%) Skype for Business
3 6 (7.69%) Apache
3 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.28%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (24.36%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.13%) Abaqus
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (21.79%) Office 365
3 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (7.69%) Amazon S3
4 6 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (6.41%) Route 53
6 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (43.59%) DNS
2 27 (34.62%) DHCP
3 16 (20.51%) Firewall
4 14 (17.95%) SAN
5 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 12 (15.38%) SMTP
7 10 (12.82%) DMZ
7 10 (12.82%) VLAN
8 7 (8.97%) Skype
9 4 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (5.13%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.85%) VPN
11 2 (2.56%) LAN
11 2 (2.56%) WAN
12 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.28%) IPv4
12 1 (1.28%) SMS
12 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.69%) MySQL
4 3 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.28%) MS Access
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (23.08%) Analyst
3 17 (21.79%) Service Analyst
4 15 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 12 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (14.10%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (14.10%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 11 (14.10%) Service Desk Support
7 11 (14.10%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (8.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Active Directory Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) IT Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) Web Services
2 6 (7.69%) WAP
3 5 (6.41%) LAMP
4 1 (1.28%) .NET
4 1 (1.28%) HTML
4 1 (1.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Clustering
2 7 (8.97%) Replication
3 6 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.13%) PKI
5 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) AS400
6 1 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (65.38%) Windows
2 27 (34.62%) Windows Server
2 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (24.36%) Linux
4 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.54%) CentOS
5 9 (11.54%) Ubuntu
6 7 (8.97%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.13%) Debian
8 1 (1.28%) Android
8 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) Presales
2 14 (17.95%) ITIL
3 12 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 12 (15.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 11 (14.10%) Statistics
5 6 (7.69%) DevOps
6 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.13%) Open Source
8 3 (3.85%) Change Control
8 3 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.85%) Migration
9 2 (2.56%) Document Management
9 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 1 (1.28%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) SQL
2 8 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.69%) PHP
4 4 (5.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.28%) C#
5 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) CCNA
1 8 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (10.26%) MCP
1 8 (10.26%) MCSE
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.97%) CCNP
2 7 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.13%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.28%) HND
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (32.05%) Hyper-V
2 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.41%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (6.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) Backup Exec
2 9 (11.54%) SCCM
3 6 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 4 (5.13%) Linux-HA
4 4 (5.13%) Puppet
5 2 (2.56%) SCOM
6 1 (1.28%) cPanel
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 40 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 36 (46.15%) Citrix
2 36 (46.15%) VMware
3 13 (16.67%) Cisco
4 10 (12.82%) Sophos
4 10 (12.82%) Symantec
5 5 (6.41%) arcserve
5 5 (6.41%) Dell
5 5 (6.41%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (6.41%) HP
6 4 (5.13%) Intel
6 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.28%) Apple
7 1 (1.28%) Lotus
7 1 (1.28%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.28%) NetApp
7 1 (1.28%) Remedy
7 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
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