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

Microsoft Active Directory
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 24 31
Rank change year-on-year -33 +7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 45 60 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.99% 7.76% 7.52%
As % of the System Software category 34.62% 48.39% 59.15%
Number of salaries quoted 44 61 71
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -19.12% +23.64%
10th Percentile £20,813 £19,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £55,000 £45,000
North East median annual salary £30,500 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.91% -21.43% +27.27%

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 130 124 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.54% 16.04% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 118 103 116
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,764 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.18% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,850 £21,100 £23,075
90th Percentile £66,250 £54,750 £50,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%

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 21 October 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 31 £30,500 +10.91% 8
Sunderland 0 12 £26,000 +10.64% 5
Gateshead - 2 £28,000 - 3
Wallsend - 1 £21,500 -
Active Directory
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 22 (48.89%) VMware
4 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 18 (40.00%) Office 365
6 17 (37.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (28.89%) Linux
9 12 (26.67%) ITIL
10 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (24.44%) Windows 10
10 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
11 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (22.22%) Service Management
11 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
11 10 (22.22%) LAN
12 9 (20.00%) WAN
12 9 (20.00%) DHCP
12 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (17.78%) DNS
13 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
13 8 (17.78%) Analytics
13 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
13 8 (17.78%) Coaching
13 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) Site Server
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) Office 365
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.89%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.22%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.22%) Route 53
5 1 (2.22%) SaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) LAN
2 9 (20.00%) DHCP
2 9 (20.00%) WAN
3 8 (17.78%) DNS
4 5 (11.11%) Firewall
4 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.67%) SAN
5 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.67%) VPN
6 2 (4.44%) Skype
6 2 (4.44%) SMS
6 2 (4.44%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) Intranet
7 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
7 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.22%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) GitLab
1 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.67%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) IT Support
3 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Support
4 8 (17.78%) Server Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Server Support
4 8 (17.78%) Server Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) IT Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Support Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior IT Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior IT Support
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Server Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Online Games
2 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (28.89%) Linux
6 11 (24.44%) Windows 10
7 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
10 2 (4.44%) CentOS
10 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (26.67%) ITIL
3 11 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Service Management
5 8 (17.78%) Analytics
5 8 (17.78%) Coaching
5 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.33%) Change Management
6 6 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (13.33%) Server Management
7 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.11%) ERP
8 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (4.44%) Information Security
9 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.44%) Migration
9 2 (4.44%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) MCITP
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) GDPR
2 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.44%) SLA
4 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
1 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.67%) XenServer
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Nagios
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.22%) Ansible
3 1 (2.22%) Icinga
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Packer
3 1 (2.22%) PaperCut
3 1 (2.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) VMware
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 7 (15.56%) Citrix
4 7 (15.56%) HP
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle
5 4 (8.89%) SAP
5 4 (8.89%) Sun
5 4 (8.89%) Workday
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco
7 2 (4.44%) Forcepoint
7 2 (4.44%) Mitel
7 2 (4.44%) Sophos
7 2 (4.44%) Veeam
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.22%) Google
8 1 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) Meraki
8 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds