Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 18 34
Rank change year-on-year -38 +16 +21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 52 85 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.85% 11.02% 7.67%
As % of the System Software category 41.94% 70.83% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 48 80 80
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £19,000 £18,250 £18,975
90th Percentile £57,875 £41,325 £43,750
North East median annual salary £30,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +10.91% -5.17% +5.45%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 124 120 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.18% 15.56% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 103 104 132
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £29,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.05% -15.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,563 £18,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,500 £42,000 £48,506
North East median annual salary £37,500 £32,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year +16.28% -3.73% +6.35%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Tyne and Wear

Active Directory
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -51 40 £31,125 +13.18% 10
Sunderland -2 8 £21,625 +13.82% 3
North Tyneside +1 2 £27,500 -
Hebburn - 2 - -
Active Directory
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 43 (82.69%) Windows
2 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 21 (40.38%) ITIL
4 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
5 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (28.85%) Office 365
7 14 (26.92%) VMware
8 13 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (17.31%) Marketing
10 9 (17.31%) SQL
10 9 (17.31%) Cisco
10 9 (17.31%) LAN
10 9 (17.31%) WAN
10 9 (17.31%) DHCP
10 9 (17.31%) DNS
10 9 (17.31%) Business Transformation
10 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (17.31%) Windows 10
11 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
12 7 (13.46%) Firewall
12 7 (13.46%) SAN
12 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.46%) Back Office
12 7 (13.46%) SCCM
12 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (13.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (28.85%) Office 365
3 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (9.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Route 53
5 1 (1.92%) SaaS
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) DHCP
1 9 (17.31%) DNS
1 9 (17.31%) LAN
1 9 (17.31%) WAN
2 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 7 (13.46%) SAN
3 6 (11.54%) SMS
4 5 (9.62%) Skype
4 5 (9.62%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.77%) NAS
6 3 (5.77%) SMTP
6 3 (5.77%) VoIP
7 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.92%) Internet
8 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (17.31%) Marketing
2 7 (13.46%) Back Office
3 6 (11.54%) Finance
4 3 (5.77%) Law
5 2 (3.85%) Games
5 2 (3.85%) Legal
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Help Desk Manager
6 5 (9.62%) IT Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Service Desk Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (9.62%) Service Manager
7 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 4 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.62%) User Experience
2 2 (3.85%) Online Games
2 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (82.69%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
3 13 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (17.31%) Windows 10
5 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.77%) Linux
8 1 (1.92%) CentOS
8 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Business Transformation
3 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (9.62%) Line Management
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.69%) ERP
5 4 (7.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.77%) Forensic Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (5.77%) Information Security
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Service Management
6 3 (5.77%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.77%) Time Management
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) MCSE
3 3 (5.77%) CISA
3 3 (5.77%) CISSP
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) GDPR
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.77%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.77%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.92%) Ansible
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) VMware
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco
4 6 (11.54%) Symantec
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle
6 4 (7.69%) SAP
6 4 (7.69%) Sun
6 4 (7.69%) Workday
7 3 (5.77%) Dell
7 3 (5.77%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.77%) Sophos
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.92%) Avaya
9 1 (1.92%) Capita
9 1 (1.92%) IBM
9 1 (1.92%) iManage
9 1 (1.92%) Meraki
9 1 (1.92%) Mitel
9 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow