The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 33 30
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 30 38 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.34% 6.04% 7.54%
As % of the System Software category 46.88% 52.78% 62.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 37
Median salary £24,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.37% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,600 £22,690
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 Sheffield with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 64 72 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 13.53% 11.45% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 61 70 70
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £32,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Sheffield

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Sheffield over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 73 (86.90%) Windows
2 66 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 49 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 39 (46.43%) VMware
5 34 (40.48%) MS Office
6 29 (34.52%) SQL
6 29 (34.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (32.14%) ITIL
7 27 (32.14%) SLA
8 26 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 20 (23.81%) MS Excel
11 20 (23.81%) DNS
11 20 (23.81%) PowerShell
12 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (19.05%) DHCP
14 15 (17.86%) Windows 7
15 14 (16.67%) Windows 10
15 14 (16.67%) Citrix
15 14 (16.67%) Service Delivery
15 14 (16.67%) Firewall
16 13 (15.48%) MCSE
17 12 (14.29%) IIS
17 12 (14.29%) Oracle
17 12 (14.29%) Office 365
18 11 (13.10%) Bomgar
18 11 (13.10%) Windows 8
18 11 (13.10%) BeanShell

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 21 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.29%) IIS
3 11 (13.10%) JBoss
3 11 (13.10%) WebLogic
3 11 (13.10%) WebSphere
4 9 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (40.48%) MS Office
2 20 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (3.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) DNS
2 16 (19.05%) DHCP
3 14 (16.67%) Firewall
4 10 (11.90%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.33%) LAN
5 7 (8.33%) SAN
5 7 (8.33%) WAN
6 5 (5.95%) Internet
6 5 (5.95%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.76%) NAS
7 4 (4.76%) VoIP
8 3 (3.57%) LDAP
8 3 (3.57%) Skype
9 1 (1.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Ant
1 11 (13.10%) Maven
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (5.95%) Subversion
4 1 (1.19%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
1 6 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.57%) Electronics
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) IT Support
2 19 (22.62%) Analyst
3 17 (20.24%) Service Analyst
3 17 (20.24%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (16.67%) Administrator
4 14 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) IT Analyst
5 12 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 12 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) 1st Line Support
6 11 (13.10%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) IT Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) Service Desk Support
6 11 (13.10%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) IT Administrator
8 7 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.10%) .NET
1 11 (13.10%) .NET Framework
2 6 (7.14%) CSS
2 6 (7.14%) HTML
2 6 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (1.19%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.95%) Fintech
2 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 4 (4.76%) Biotechnology
2 4 (4.76%) Clustering
2 4 (4.76%) EMC VNX
2 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.76%) PKI
3 3 (3.57%) Home Automation
3 3 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 73 (86.90%) Windows
2 49 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 29 (34.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (17.86%) Windows 7
7 14 (16.67%) Windows 10
8 11 (13.10%) Linux
8 11 (13.10%) Unix
8 11 (13.10%) Windows 8
9 6 (7.14%) Solaris
10 4 (4.76%) Android
11 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.14%) ITIL
2 14 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 10 (11.90%) DevOps
5 9 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 7 (8.33%) ERP
6 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.95%) High Availability
8 4 (4.76%) Change Control
8 4 (4.76%) Change Management
8 4 (4.76%) Fault Analysis
8 4 (4.76%) Informatics
8 4 (4.76%) Network Management
8 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.57%) Project Management
10 2 (2.38%) IT Strategy
10 2 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (2.38%) Virtual Environments
11 1 (1.19%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.52%) SQL
2 20 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 11 (13.10%) BeanShell
3 11 (13.10%) Java
3 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.10%) Perl
3 11 (13.10%) PL/SQL
3 11 (13.10%) Python
4 6 (7.14%) C
4 6 (7.14%) COBOL
4 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.95%) C#
6 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.48%) MCSE
3 7 (8.33%) Degree
4 4 (4.76%) MCSA
5 3 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (1.19%) CCNA
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.19%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (32.14%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.38%) ISO13485
System Software
1 26 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.52%) vSphere
2 8 (9.52%) XenApp
3 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.95%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (3.57%) Terminal Server
5 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) SCOM
2 5 (5.95%) SCCM
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 39 (46.43%) VMware
3 14 (16.67%) Citrix
4 12 (14.29%) Oracle
5 11 (13.10%) Bomgar
6 6 (7.14%) Cisco
7 4 (4.76%) EMC
7 4 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.76%) SonicWALL
8 3 (3.57%) SAP
9 2 (2.38%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.38%) Veeam
10 1 (1.19%) IBM
10 1 (1.19%) NetApp
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