Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 41 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 36 70 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.75% 5.90% 5.84%
As % of the System Software category 37.11% 39.11% 55.71%
Number of salaries quoted 33 60 75
Median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £29,344
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -6.28% -9.71%
10th Percentile £21,600 £21,850 £19,100
90th Percentile £56,500 £40,700 £38,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £32,500 £34,125
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 97 179 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.50% 15.09% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 89 152 105
Median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +11.11% -21.25%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in South Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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 11 July 2020. 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 +10 19 £33,000 +24.53% 5
Barnsley - 9 £45,000 -
Rotherham -2 4 £32,500 +22.64% 2
Doncaster -3 4 £24,000 -20.00%
Active Directory
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 21 (58.33%) VMware
4 15 (41.67%) SCCM
4 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 13 (36.11%) Office 365
5 13 (36.11%) Citrix
6 12 (33.33%) ITIL
6 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 10 (27.78%) Azure
7 10 (27.78%) LAN
7 10 (27.78%) WAN
8 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (22.22%) Service Management
10 7 (19.44%) Firewall
10 7 (19.44%) DNS
10 7 (19.44%) DHCP
10 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
11 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
12 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
12 5 (13.89%) Server+ Certification
12 5 (13.89%) Change Management
12 5 (13.89%) SAN
12 5 (13.89%) Apple

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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Office 365
2 10 (27.78%) Azure
3 4 (11.11%) PaaS
3 4 (11.11%) SaaS
4 2 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) LAN
1 10 (27.78%) WAN
2 7 (19.44%) DHCP
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) Firewall
3 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.89%) SAN
5 4 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.78%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) NAS
7 1 (2.78%) VoIP
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 3 (8.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) IT Support
5 4 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Build Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Server Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Server Support
7 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) LAMP
1 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (2.78%) FMCG
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 5 (13.89%) Linux
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Service Management
3 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (13.89%) Change Management
6 4 (11.11%) Coaching
6 4 (11.11%) DevOps
6 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.56%) Break/Fix
8 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Server Management
8 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (5.56%) Software Licensing
8 2 (5.56%) Validation
9 1 (2.78%) Active Listening
9 1 (2.78%) Gamification
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) MCSA
2 5 (13.89%) Server+ Certification
3 3 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) XenApp
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.78%) Docker
6 1 (2.78%) KVM
6 1 (2.78%) NFS
6 1 (2.78%) pfSense
6 1 (2.78%) Samba
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) SCCM
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.78%) Proxmox
3 1 (2.78%) Rancher
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 21 (58.33%) VMware
3 13 (36.11%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) Apple
5 2 (5.56%) Sophos
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Draytek
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Supermicro