Period
to 25 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
England > North East
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 34 70
Rank change year-on-year +6 +36 -23
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 87 102 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.51% 6.80% 3.75%
As % of the System Software category 52.10% 54.26% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 90 56
North East median annual salary £27,500 £33,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +22.73% +5.77%
10th Percentile £18,850 £21,250 £20,375
90th Percentile £42,665 £43,750 £37,250
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 167 188 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.41% 12.53% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 141 165 106
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.82% -2.38%
10th Percentile £19,000 £24,325 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,754 £48,337 £42,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in the North East

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in the North East

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in the North East over the 6 months to 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in the North East

Active Directory
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 September 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +4 56 £27,500 -15.38% 5
Durham -9 12 £20,000 -48.05%
Teesside - 3 £36,500 -
Northumberland - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 66 (75.86%) Windows
2 40 (45.98%) Microsoft
3 33 (37.93%) ITIL
3 33 (37.93%) Office 365
4 32 (36.78%) Windows Server
4 32 (36.78%) VMware
5 29 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (29.89%) MS Exchange
8 25 (28.74%) DNS
9 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (22.99%) DHCP
10 20 (22.99%) Citrix
11 17 (19.54%) Hyper-V
11 17 (19.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (18.39%) Incident Management
13 15 (17.24%) SAN
13 15 (17.24%) Windows XP
14 13 (14.94%) Oracle
14 13 (14.94%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (13.79%) Windows 10
16 11 (12.64%) Service Management
16 11 (12.64%) SQL
16 11 (12.64%) SLA
17 10 (11.49%) WAN
17 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
17 10 (11.49%) ERP
17 10 (11.49%) LAN

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 26 (29.89%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.60%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.60%) IIS
4 4 (4.60%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.30%) Abaqus
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.93%) Office 365
2 17 (19.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.15%) G Suite
5 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.74%) DNS
2 20 (22.99%) DHCP
3 15 (17.24%) SAN
4 13 (14.94%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (11.49%) LAN
5 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
5 10 (11.49%) WAN
6 9 (10.34%) Firewall
7 8 (9.20%) SMTP
8 7 (8.05%) VoIP
9 5 (5.75%) Internet
9 5 (5.75%) IPFIX
9 5 (5.75%) Network Security
9 5 (5.75%) SMS
9 5 (5.75%) SNMP
10 4 (4.60%) Skype
10 4 (4.60%) VPN
11 3 (3.45%) WLAN
12 2 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.30%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.60%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Advertising
3 2 (2.30%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (45.98%) Analyst
2 30 (34.48%) Service Analyst
3 28 (32.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (12.64%) IT Analyst
5 10 (11.49%) Service Desk Support
6 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (8.05%) ITIL Service Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) IT Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) IT Support
11 4 (4.60%) IT Technician
11 4 (4.60%) Service Management Manager
11 4 (4.60%) Service Manager
11 4 (4.60%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Team Leader
12 3 (3.45%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) WAP
2 1 (1.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Clustering
2 4 (4.60%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.60%) Life Science
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.30%) iSeries
4 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 66 (75.86%) Windows
2 32 (36.78%) Windows Server
3 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (17.24%) Windows XP
5 12 (13.79%) Windows 10
6 7 (8.05%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.05%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.90%) Unix
8 5 (5.75%) Linux
9 2 (2.30%) CentOS
9 2 (2.30%) Debian
9 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) ITIL
2 16 (18.39%) Incident Management
3 11 (12.64%) Service Management
4 10 (11.49%) ERP
5 9 (10.34%) ITSM
5 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.20%) Migration
7 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.05%) Change Management
7 7 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.05%) Statistics
8 5 (5.75%) Mathematics
9 4 (4.60%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.60%) Data Management
9 4 (4.60%) Master Data Management
10 3 (3.45%) Application Packaging
10 3 (3.45%) B2C
10 3 (3.45%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 3 (3.45%) Open Source
10 3 (3.45%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.30%) C
4 2 (2.30%) MATLAB
4 2 (2.30%) RPG
5 1 (1.15%) C#
5 1 (1.15%) Java
5 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.75%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) HND
2 5 (5.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (5.75%) MCSA
3 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.45%) CCNA
4 3 (3.45%) CCNP
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.45%) MCP
4 3 (3.45%) MCSE
4 3 (3.45%) OCA
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.15%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (19.54%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.05%) XenApp
4 5 (5.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.30%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.15%) Brightmail
6 1 (1.15%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (10.34%) SCCM
3 2 (2.30%) Linux-HA
3 2 (2.30%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.30%) Puppet
3 2 (2.30%) WSUS
3 2 (2.30%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.15%) SCOM
4 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.15%) SCSM
Vendors
1 40 (45.98%) Microsoft
2 32 (36.78%) VMware
3 20 (22.99%) Citrix
4 13 (14.94%) Oracle
5 9 (10.34%) Cisco
6 8 (9.20%) SAP
6 8 (9.20%) Workday
7 6 (6.90%) HP
8 5 (5.75%) IBM
9 4 (4.60%) Lotus
10 2 (2.30%) Apple
10 2 (2.30%) Intel
10 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.15%) EMC
11 1 (1.15%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (1.15%) Google
11 1 (1.15%) IronPort
11 1 (1.15%) Peregrine
11 1 (1.15%) Remedy
11 1 (1.15%) Sun