Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 49 30
Rank change year-on-year +16 -19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 80 68 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.03% 4.91% 6.84%
As % of the System Software category 55.17% 43.04% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 71 65 91
South Yorkshire median annual salary £29,900 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +6.56% -14.08%
10th Percentile £19,250 £20,500 £18,550
90th Percentile £38,750 £48,250 £41,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £34,563 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year +6.35% +1.56% -

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 145 158 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 10.94% 11.40% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 106 149 155
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.25% +3.90% +6.94%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £19,200
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,750 £53,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +1 41 £27,000 -16.92% 9
Doncaster +13 30 £32,500 - 2
Rotherham -3 6 £22,232 -1.19% 1
Barnsley -16 2 £22,750 -34.53%
Active Directory
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 76 (95.00%) Windows
2 64 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 55 (68.75%) Windows Server
4 42 (52.50%) Office 365
5 36 (45.00%) Windows 7
6 35 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
7 33 (41.25%) Windows 10
8 31 (38.75%) VMware
9 30 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (32.50%) MS Exchange
12 25 (31.25%) Firewall
12 25 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (27.50%) DNS
13 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (26.25%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (26.25%) Windows 8
15 20 (25.00%) Hyper-V
15 20 (25.00%) WAN
15 20 (25.00%) DHCP
16 18 (22.50%) ITIL
16 18 (22.50%) SAN
17 17 (21.25%) Cisco
17 17 (21.25%) Citrix
18 16 (20.00%) LAN
18 16 (20.00%) SLA
18 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (17.50%) TCP/IP
20 13 (16.25%) MCSA
21 12 (15.00%) SQL

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 26 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (11.25%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.00%) IIS
5 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.25%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 42 (52.50%) Office 365
2 21 (26.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.50%) PaaS
4 2 (2.50%) SaaS
5 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.25%) Firewall
2 22 (27.50%) DNS
3 20 (25.00%) DHCP
3 20 (25.00%) WAN
4 18 (22.50%) SAN
5 16 (20.00%) LAN
6 14 (17.50%) TCP/IP
7 11 (13.75%) Remote Desktop
8 10 (12.50%) VPN
8 10 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (7.50%) Wireless
10 4 (5.00%) VoIP
11 3 (3.75%) Internet
12 2 (2.50%) FTP
12 2 (2.50%) IPsec
12 2 (2.50%) SSL
12 2 (2.50%) VLAN
13 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.25%) Cisco PIX
13 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.50%) Marketing
4 2 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Support Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) IT Support
3 13 (16.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (16.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) IT Technician
6 7 (8.75%) Senior IT Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Support Technician
7 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Senior IT Support
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Help Desk Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Senior IT Technician
8 5 (6.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) LDAP
1 1 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
1 6 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.25%) iPad
2 5 (6.25%) iPhone
3 4 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.75%) Clustering
4 3 (3.75%) HP Storage
4 3 (3.75%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) CCTV
6 1 (1.25%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 76 (95.00%) Windows
2 55 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 36 (45.00%) Windows 7
4 33 (41.25%) Windows 10
5 30 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (26.25%) Windows 8
8 8 (10.00%) Linux
9 4 (5.00%) CentOS
9 4 (5.00%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (22.50%) ITIL
3 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.75%) Network Management
3 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.50%) Logistics
4 6 (7.50%) Workflow
5 5 (6.25%) Project Management
5 5 (6.25%) Time Management
6 4 (5.00%) High Availability
7 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.75%) Change Control
7 3 (3.75%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (3.75%) Server Building
8 2 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.50%) ISMS
8 2 (2.50%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.25%) MCSA
3 10 (12.50%) MCSE
4 4 (5.00%) MCITP
4 4 (5.00%) MCTS
5 1 (1.25%) CCNA
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.00%) vSphere
4 3 (3.75%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) SCCM
2 10 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 9 (11.25%) SCOM
4 7 (8.75%) Nagios
5 6 (7.50%) WSUS
6 4 (5.00%) SCVMM
7 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.25%) Opsview
8 1 (1.25%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 64 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (38.75%) VMware
3 17 (21.25%) Cisco
3 17 (21.25%) Citrix
4 11 (13.75%) Veeam
5 6 (7.50%) Kaspersky
5 6 (7.50%) MobileIron
6 5 (6.25%) Apple
6 5 (6.25%) CommVault
6 5 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.00%) HP
7 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.75%) arcserve
8 3 (3.75%) CA
8 3 (3.75%) Sophos
8 3 (3.75%) Symantec
9 2 (2.50%) EMC
9 2 (2.50%) Meraki
9 2 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (2.50%) WatchGuard