Period
to 27 January 2021

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 6 months to 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 42 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 24 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.99% 4.40% 4.16%
As % of the System Software category 21.95% 35.82% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 27
Median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £29,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.03% -25.25%
10th Percentile £19,000 £17,700 £17,500
90th Percentile £34,250 £43,750 £67,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year +9.09% +8.91% -27.86%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 123 67 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 22.74% 12.29% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 109 56 59
Median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% +15.94% -18.82%
10th Percentile £31,000 £21,750 £17,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% +23.08% -15.03%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Sheffield

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Sheffield

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Sheffield

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in Sheffield over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 24 (88.89%) Windows
1 24 (88.89%) Office 365
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
2 19 (70.37%) Azure
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
5 12 (44.44%) VMware
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (37.04%) SCCM
7 10 (37.04%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (37.04%) SLA
8 9 (33.33%) SQL
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
8 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
8 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (33.33%) Veeam
9 8 (29.63%) SCOM
9 8 (29.63%) SCVMM
9 8 (29.63%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (29.63%) High Availability
9 8 (29.63%) Availability Management
9 8 (29.63%) Skype
9 8 (29.63%) Change Management
9 8 (29.63%) Web Services
9 8 (29.63%) ITIL
9 8 (29.63%) DNA
9 8 (29.63%) Citrix
9 8 (29.63%) SAN
9 8 (29.63%) CommVault

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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 24 (88.89%) Office 365
2 19 (70.37%) Azure
3 3 (11.11%) AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) G Suite
4 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) SAN
1 8 (29.63%) Skype
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) DHCP
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Law
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.70%) Field Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) Laravel
2 2 (7.41%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
8 3 (11.11%) Linux
9 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) Availability Management
3 8 (29.63%) Change Management
3 8 (29.63%) DNA
3 8 (29.63%) High Availability
3 8 (29.63%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) CAD
6 1 (3.70%) Data Security
6 1 (3.70%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Password Management
6 1 (3.70%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Docker
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) SCCM
2 8 (29.63%) SCOM
2 8 (29.63%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Veeam
4 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) CommVault
5 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 3 (11.11%) Dell
5 3 (11.11%) EMC
5 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (7.41%) Snow
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
7 1 (3.70%) Autodesk
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) SAP