Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 28 67
Rank change year-on-year -3 +39 -16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 97 122 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.13% 8.06% 3.56%
As % of the System Software category 53.89% 58.65% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 97 105 50
North East median annual salary £27,500 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.12% +23.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £20,788 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £38,000
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 180 208 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.23% 13.74% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 156 176 92
North East median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21,165 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £56,000 £47,750 £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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +2 70 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Durham -22 16 £25,000 -35.06% 2
Northumberland - 1 £27,500 -
Teesside - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 88 (90.72%) Windows
2 59 (60.82%) Microsoft
3 49 (50.52%) VMware
4 44 (45.36%) Windows Server
5 41 (42.27%) Office 365
5 41 (42.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (40.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (40.21%) MS Exchange
7 36 (37.11%) ITIL
8 35 (36.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (34.02%) DNS
10 32 (32.99%) DHCP
11 28 (28.87%) Hyper-V
12 27 (27.84%) Microsoft Office
13 23 (23.71%) SAN
14 21 (21.65%) Citrix
15 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Azure
16 19 (19.59%) LAN
16 19 (19.59%) WAN
17 18 (18.56%) TCP/IP
17 18 (18.56%) SMTP
17 18 (18.56%) Firewall
18 16 (16.49%) Windows XP
18 16 (16.49%) Oracle
19 15 (15.46%) Cisco
19 15 (15.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 15 (15.46%) PowerShell
20 14 (14.43%) Incident Management
20 14 (14.43%) Windows 10
21 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010

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 39 (40.21%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.19%) IIS
4 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.12%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.09%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 27 (27.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 41 (42.27%) Office 365
2 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (4.12%) IaaS
6 3 (3.09%) PaaS
7 2 (2.06%) SaaS
8 1 (1.03%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.02%) DNS
2 32 (32.99%) DHCP
3 23 (23.71%) SAN
4 19 (19.59%) LAN
4 19 (19.59%) WAN
5 18 (18.56%) Firewall
5 18 (18.56%) SMTP
5 18 (18.56%) TCP/IP
6 13 (13.40%) VoIP
7 12 (12.37%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (10.31%) IPFIX
8 10 (10.31%) SNMP
8 10 (10.31%) WLAN
9 9 (9.28%) VLAN
10 6 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (6.19%) SMS
11 4 (4.12%) Internet
11 4 (4.12%) NAS
11 4 (4.12%) Network Security
11 4 (4.12%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.12%) Advertising
2 3 (3.09%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.03%) Back Office
3 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (34.02%) Analyst
2 24 (24.74%) Service Analyst
3 23 (23.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (15.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) IT Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) IT Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) IT Technician
7 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) IT Support
8 6 (6.19%) Server Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) ITIL Service Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.12%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) WAP
2 3 (3.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.03%) .NET
3 1 (1.03%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Clustering
2 6 (6.19%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.12%) Replication
4 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.09%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.09%) Life Science
4 3 (3.09%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.06%) iSeries
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) iPad
6 1 (1.03%) PKI
6 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 88 (90.72%) Windows
2 44 (45.36%) Windows Server
3 41 (42.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (40.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (16.49%) Windows XP
6 14 (14.43%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.19%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.15%) Linux
8 5 (5.15%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.09%) CentOS
9 3 (3.09%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.09%) Unix
10 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) ITIL
2 14 (14.43%) Incident Management
3 10 (10.31%) ERP
4 8 (8.25%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 7 (7.22%) Service Management
6 6 (6.19%) B2C
6 6 (6.19%) Patch Management
6 6 (6.19%) Software Architecture
7 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.15%) Migration
8 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.12%) ITSM
8 4 (4.12%) Project Management
9 3 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 3 (3.09%) OpenUP
9 3 (3.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.46%) PowerShell
2 13 (13.40%) SQL
3 2 (2.06%) C
3 2 (2.06%) RPG
3 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.03%) C#
4 1 (1.03%) Java
4 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.22%) CCNA
2 7 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.22%) Degree
3 6 (6.19%) MCSE
3 6 (6.19%) OCA
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (5.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (5.15%) MCSA
5 4 (4.12%) CCNP
6 3 (3.09%) HND
6 3 (3.09%) MCP
6 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.03%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.03%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) HIPAA
System Software
1 35 (36.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (28.87%) Hyper-V
3 13 (13.40%) XenApp
4 8 (8.25%) DFS Replication
5 3 (3.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.03%) Brightmail
6 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (15.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (8.25%) WSUS
3 7 (7.22%) Backup Exec
4 6 (6.19%) SCCM
5 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.06%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.03%) SCOM
6 1 (1.03%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.03%) SCSM
6 1 (1.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 59 (60.82%) Microsoft
2 49 (50.52%) VMware
3 21 (21.65%) Citrix
4 16 (16.49%) Oracle
5 15 (15.46%) Cisco
6 8 (8.25%) IBM
6 8 (8.25%) SAP
6 8 (8.25%) Workday
7 6 (6.19%) arcserve
7 6 (6.19%) CA
7 6 (6.19%) Sophos
7 6 (6.19%) Symantec
7 6 (6.19%) Veeam
7 6 (6.19%) Veritas
8 3 (3.09%) HP
8 3 (3.09%) Lotus
8 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.06%) Apple
9 2 (2.06%) EMC
10 1 (1.03%) Sun