Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 59 21
Rank change year-on-year +21 -38 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 64 38 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.42% 3.35% 8.20%
As % of the System Software category 43.54% 34.55% 69.33%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 99
South Yorkshire median annual salary £27,000 £33,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.40% +21.82% -21.43%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,625 £18,550
90th Percentile £39,000 £75,000 £41,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £34,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -6.25% -1.54%

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 147 110 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 12.45% 9.69% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 94 110 136
South Yorkshire median annual salary £33,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +33.33% -19.46%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,375 £18,550
90th Percentile £56,750 £58,875 £51,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.41%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +2 35 £28,450 -36.78% 12
Doncaster +16 20 £34,125 +5.00% 3
Barnsley -7 5 £20,500 -6.82%
Rotherham +4 3 £29,344 +30.42% 4
Active Directory
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 50 (78.13%) Windows
2 46 (71.88%) Microsoft
3 31 (48.44%) Office 365
4 28 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 27 (42.19%) VMware
6 26 (40.63%) Windows 7
6 26 (40.63%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (32.81%) Citrix
7 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (31.25%) ITIL
9 19 (29.69%) Windows 10
10 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (28.13%) Firewall
10 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (25.00%) SCCM
12 16 (25.00%) SQL
12 16 (25.00%) SLA
13 15 (23.44%) SCOM
14 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
14 14 (21.88%) SAN
14 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (21.88%) Windows 8
15 13 (20.31%) CommVault
15 13 (20.31%) MCSE
15 13 (20.31%) MCSA
15 13 (20.31%) Skype for Business
16 12 (18.75%) SCVMM
16 12 (18.75%) High Availability

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 13 (20.31%) Skype for Business
2 11 (17.19%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.56%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 31 (48.44%) Office 365
2 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.25%) Akamai
4 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) Firewall
2 14 (21.88%) SAN
3 8 (12.50%) WAN
4 7 (10.94%) DNS
5 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.81%) LAN
7 4 (6.25%) VPN
7 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (4.69%) Internet
8 3 (4.69%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.13%) DHCP
9 2 (3.13%) FTP
9 2 (3.13%) IPsec
9 2 (3.13%) SSL
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.56%) Network Security
10 1 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Burp Suite
General
1 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Analyst
2 12 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) IT Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Help Desk Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Service Control Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.81%) IT Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Senior IT Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Service Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) IT Support
7 3 (4.69%) Junior
8 2 (3.13%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Middleware
1 4 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (1.56%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 8 (12.50%) iPad
1 8 (12.50%) iPhone
2 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) CCTV
6 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 50 (78.13%) Windows
2 28 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 26 (40.63%) Windows 7
4 19 (29.69%) Windows 10
5 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (21.88%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.69%) Linux
8 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (31.25%) ITIL
3 12 (18.75%) High Availability
3 12 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.81%) Service Management
5 4 (6.25%) IT Strategy
5 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.25%) Project Management
6 3 (4.69%) ERP
6 3 (4.69%) Information Security
6 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.13%) CRM
7 2 (3.13%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.13%) SIEM
7 2 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.69%) C
5 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.31%) MCSA
2 13 (20.31%) MCSE
3 4 (6.25%) Degree
4 3 (4.69%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.56%) CCNA
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) PMO
3 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) SCCM
2 15 (23.44%) SCOM
3 12 (18.75%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) Nessus
4 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.19%) VMware
3 21 (32.81%) Citrix
4 13 (20.31%) CommVault
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (4.69%) Apple
6 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.56%) AlienVault
7 1 (1.56%) Centrify
7 1 (1.56%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.56%) Okta
7 1 (1.56%) Qualys
7 1 (1.56%) Sophos
7 1 (1.56%) Symantec
7 1 (1.56%) Thycotic
7 1 (1.56%) Veeam