Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Microsoft Active Directory
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 20 26
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 54 123 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.91% 8.86% 7.93%
As % of the System Software category 42.52% 71.10% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 62 106 128
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -12.70% -25.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £42,375 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -3.08% -

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 127 173 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.55% 12.46% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 121 140 217
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £29,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.66% -22.00% -
10th Percentile £19,625 £19,975 £22,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.11% +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 November 2017.

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 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
Sheffield -26 34 £33,750 +20.54% 2
Doncaster -4 11 £32,500 +25.00%
Rotherham +8 4 £22,500 +13.92%
Barnsley +8 4 £21,000 +16.67%
Active Directory
Yorkshire

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

1 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 29 (53.70%) Office 365
4 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
5 24 (44.44%) VMware
6 15 (27.78%) Firewall
6 15 (27.78%) Cisco
6 15 (27.78%) Hyper-V
6 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
7 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (20.37%) LAN
9 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
9 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (18.52%) SAN
10 10 (18.52%) WAN
10 10 (18.52%) Windows 8
11 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (16.67%) Windows 10
11 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.81%) SQL
13 7 (12.96%) DNS
13 7 (12.96%) SLA
13 7 (12.96%) HP
13 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
14 6 (11.11%) Citrix

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 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (53.70%) Office 365
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (7.41%) IaaS
4 4 (7.41%) PaaS
5 2 (3.70%) SaaS
6 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Firewall
2 11 (20.37%) LAN
2 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
3 10 (18.52%) SAN
3 10 (18.52%) WAN
4 7 (12.96%) DNS
5 6 (11.11%) VPN
6 5 (9.26%) Skype
6 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (5.56%) DHCP
8 2 (3.70%) SMS
8 2 (3.70%) VoIP
8 2 (3.70%) Wireless
9 1 (1.85%) 3G
9 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.41%) OLAP
2 4 (7.41%) QlikView
2 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) SQL CLR
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) IT Support
3 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) IT Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (7.41%) IT Technician
7 4 (7.41%) Support Technician
7 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Field Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
1 3 (5.56%) X-Windows
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
1 5 (9.26%) iPad
1 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) HP Storage
3 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) CMDB
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (18.52%) Windows 8
6 9 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.56%) Android
8 3 (5.56%) Linux
8 3 (5.56%) Mac OS
8 3 (5.56%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.11%) Analytics
1 6 (11.11%) Change Control
1 6 (11.11%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
3 4 (7.41%) Data Management
3 4 (7.41%) Data Security
3 4 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (7.41%) ETL
3 4 (7.41%) ETL Development
3 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (7.41%) Presales
3 4 (7.41%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.56%) Release Management
5 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.70%) Network Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) C#
3 4 (7.41%) R
3 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) Python
4 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.11%) MCSA
3 3 (5.56%) CCNA
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) HIPAA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) vCloud
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) Docker
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 24 (44.44%) VMware
3 15 (27.78%) Cisco
4 7 (12.96%) HP
5 6 (11.11%) Citrix
6 4 (7.41%) EMC
6 4 (7.41%) IFS
6 4 (7.41%) NetApp
6 4 (7.41%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (7.41%) RedGate
6 4 (7.41%) Tableau
7 3 (5.56%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.70%) arcserve
8 2 (3.70%) CA
8 2 (3.70%) Google
9 1 (1.85%) Capita
9 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle
9 1 (1.85%) Sophos
9 1 (1.85%) Veeam