Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 19 28
Rank change year-on-year -30 +9 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 46 128 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.24% 9.28% 6.91%
As % of the System Software category 36.80% 72.73% 51.01%
Number of salaries quoted 59 113 101
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -5.17% -18.31%
10th Percentile £19,550 £19,150 £19,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £42,000 £46,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,625 £31,000
% change year-on-year -2.04% -1.21% -3.13%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 125 176 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.52% 12.76% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 118 144 182
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,250 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.09% -31.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,089 £19,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £46,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Sheffield -42 28 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Doncaster -2 14 £35,000 +30.84% 4
Barnsley +6 2 £19,250 +6.94%
Rotherham +3 1 £21,963 +11.21% 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
3 22 (47.83%) VMware
3 22 (47.83%) Office 365
4 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
5 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (34.78%) Hyper-V
6 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
7 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
8 12 (26.09%) Windows 8
9 11 (23.91%) Windows 10
9 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (21.74%) Firewall
10 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco
11 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (17.39%) vSphere
12 8 (17.39%) Clustering
12 8 (17.39%) IIS
12 8 (17.39%) WAN
12 8 (17.39%) SLA
12 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
12 8 (17.39%) LAN
12 8 (17.39%) Failover Clustering
12 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Clustering
13 7 (15.22%) Presales
13 7 (15.22%) MCSA
14 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 8 (17.39%) IIS
1 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (47.83%) Office 365
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.70%) IaaS
3 4 (8.70%) PaaS
4 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.35%) Serverless
6 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 10 (21.74%) Firewall
3 8 (17.39%) LAN
3 8 (17.39%) WAN
4 6 (13.04%) Skype
4 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (10.87%) SAN
6 3 (6.52%) VPN
7 2 (4.35%) DNS
7 2 (4.35%) VoIP
8 1 (2.17%) 3G
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.17%) DHCP
8 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.17%) Internet
8 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (8.70%) OLAP
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL CLR
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Support Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Systems Support
4 7 (15.22%) Systems Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Field Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) IT Support
6 4 (8.70%) Remote Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Field Service Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (4.35%) IT Technician
8 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) JSON
2 1 (2.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) iPad
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
4 12 (26.09%) Windows 8
5 11 (23.91%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.35%) Android
7 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Presales
2 4 (8.70%) Analytics
2 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
2 4 (8.70%) Data Security
2 4 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL
4 2 (4.35%) Migration
4 2 (4.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.17%) Break/Fix
5 1 (2.17%) Change Control
5 1 (2.17%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (2.17%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (2.17%) DevOps
5 1 (2.17%) ETL Development
5 1 (2.17%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.17%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (2.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) R
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.22%) MCSA
3 3 (6.52%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) Hyper-V
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.39%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Docker
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Failover Clustering
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 22 (47.83%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco
4 6 (13.04%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) EMC
5 4 (8.70%) IFS
5 4 (8.70%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (6.52%) Capita
6 3 (6.52%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) Apple
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) RedGate
7 1 (2.17%) Sophos
7 1 (2.17%) Tableau
7 1 (2.17%) Veeam