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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 24 37
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 21 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.21% 9.03% 7.52%
As % of the System Software category 61.76% 63.53% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 50 39
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,350 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £42,850 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year - -2.98%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 34 85 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.06% 14.21% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 80 59
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.42% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,940 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,825 £35,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 17 £18,500 -38.33% 2
Jarrow - 1 £20,910 -
Sunderland - 1 £27,500 - 1
Active Directory
North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 59 (63.44%) Windows
2 48 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 45 (48.39%) VMware
4 41 (44.09%) Citrix
5 39 (41.94%) DNS
6 32 (34.41%) DHCP
7 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (31.18%) Windows Server
9 28 (30.11%) Hyper-V
10 24 (25.81%) MS Exchange
11 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (22.58%) Office 365
13 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (21.51%) Linux
13 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (19.35%) Firewall
14 18 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (18.28%) Amazon RDS
15 17 (18.28%) SQL
16 16 (17.20%) Presales
17 15 (16.13%) ITIL
17 15 (16.13%) TCP/IP
18 14 (15.05%) SAN
18 14 (15.05%) Cisco
19 13 (13.98%) Clustering
19 13 (13.98%) SCCM
20 12 (12.90%) Malware Detection/Protection
20 12 (12.90%) Desktop Virtualisation
20 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003

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 24 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.60%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.45%) Apache
3 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.08%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.30%) Abaqus
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.58%) Office 365
2 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (6.45%) Amazon S3
4 6 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (5.38%) Route 53
6 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (3.23%) PaaS
8 1 (1.08%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 39 (41.94%) DNS
2 32 (34.41%) DHCP
3 18 (19.35%) Firewall
4 15 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 14 (15.05%) SAN
6 12 (12.90%) SMTP
7 11 (11.83%) VLAN
8 10 (10.75%) DMZ
9 8 (8.60%) Skype
10 4 (4.30%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (4.30%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.23%) LAN
11 3 (3.23%) VPN
11 3 (3.23%) WAN
12 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.08%) Internet
13 1 (1.08%) SMS
13 1 (1.08%) VoIP
13 1 (1.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.28%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.45%) MySQL
4 3 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.08%) MS Access
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Legal
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (24.73%) Analyst
1 23 (24.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (18.28%) Service Analyst
3 16 (17.20%) 1st Line Support
4 15 (16.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (15.05%) Support Engineer
6 13 (13.98%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 12 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (11.83%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (11.83%) IT Engineer
8 11 (11.83%) Service Desk Support
8 11 (11.83%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 8 (8.60%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (7.53%) Active Directory Engineer
10 7 (7.53%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Engineer
10 7 (7.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) Web Services
2 6 (6.45%) WAP
3 5 (5.38%) LAMP
4 1 (1.08%) .NET
4 1 (1.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Clustering
2 7 (7.53%) Driving Licence
2 7 (7.53%) Replication
3 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.30%) PKI
4 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) AS400
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 59 (63.44%) Windows
2 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (21.51%) Linux
5 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.68%) CentOS
6 9 (9.68%) Ubuntu
7 8 (8.60%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.30%) Debian
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.08%) Android
10 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) Presales
2 15 (16.13%) ITIL
3 12 (12.90%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 12 (12.90%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 11 (11.83%) Statistics
5 6 (6.45%) DevOps
6 5 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.30%) Application Packaging
7 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.30%) Open Source
8 3 (3.23%) Change Control
8 3 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.23%) Migration
9 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (2.15%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.28%) SQL
2 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.45%) PHP
4 4 (4.30%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.08%) C#
5 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) CCNA
1 11 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (11.83%) MCP
2 10 (10.75%) CCNP
3 9 (9.68%) MCSE
3 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.30%) Degree
5 2 (2.15%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.08%) HND
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (30.11%) Hyper-V
2 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.38%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (5.38%) XenApp
5 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) SCCM
2 10 (10.75%) Backup Exec
3 6 (6.45%) vCenter Server
4 4 (4.30%) Linux-HA
4 4 (4.30%) Puppet
5 2 (2.15%) SCOM
5 2 (2.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.08%) cPanel
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.08%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.08%) SCSM
6 1 (1.08%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 48 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 45 (48.39%) VMware
3 41 (44.09%) Citrix
4 14 (15.05%) Cisco
5 10 (10.75%) Sophos
5 10 (10.75%) Symantec
6 6 (6.45%) HP
7 5 (5.38%) arcserve
7 5 (5.38%) Dell
7 5 (5.38%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (4.30%) Apple
8 4 (4.30%) Intel
8 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.08%) F5
9 1 (1.08%) Google
9 1 (1.08%) Lotus
9 1 (1.08%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.08%) NetApp
9 1 (1.08%) Remedy
9 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne And Wear
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Company car or car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago