Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 29 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 +22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 70 93 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.57% 8.04% 4.70%
As % of the System Software category 47.95% 62.84% 60.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71 79 42
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £21,329 £21,180 £19,550
90th Percentile £48,750 £44,000 £42,000
North East median annual salary £28,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -12.31% +18.18% +7.84%

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 146 148 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.78% 12.79% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 124 120 70
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £21,975 £21,250 £20,450
90th Percentile £62,200 £50,000 £45,125
North East median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -1 56 £34,000 - 3
Sunderland -3 7 £23,000 -45.88% 1
North Shields - 3 £26,250 - 1
Jarrow -2 2 £21,329 +2.05%
Gateshead +3 1 £27,500 +11.11%
Active Directory
North East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 68 (97.14%) Windows
2 45 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 42 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 41 (58.57%) VMware
5 36 (51.43%) MS Exchange
5 36 (51.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (47.14%) Office 365
7 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (44.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (38.57%) DHCP
9 27 (38.57%) DNS
10 25 (35.71%) Hyper-V
11 20 (28.57%) SAN
12 18 (25.71%) SMTP
12 18 (25.71%) ITIL
12 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (22.86%) PowerShell
13 16 (22.86%) Citrix
13 16 (22.86%) Firewall
14 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
16 13 (18.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 13 (18.57%) WAN
16 13 (18.57%) LAN
17 11 (15.71%) Clustering
17 11 (15.71%) SQL
17 11 (15.71%) Oracle
17 11 (15.71%) Cisco
17 11 (15.71%) XenApp
18 10 (14.29%) IPFIX

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 36 (51.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.57%) IIS
4 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.71%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 33 (47.14%) Office 365
2 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.29%) IaaS
6 2 (2.86%) PaaS
7 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) DHCP
1 27 (38.57%) DNS
2 20 (28.57%) SAN
3 18 (25.71%) SMTP
4 16 (22.86%) Firewall
5 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (18.57%) LAN
6 13 (18.57%) WAN
7 10 (14.29%) IPFIX
7 10 (14.29%) SNMP
7 10 (14.29%) WLAN
8 8 (11.43%) VLAN
8 8 (11.43%) VoIP
9 6 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (5.71%) NAS
10 4 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (5.71%) Skype
10 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (4.29%) DMZ
11 3 (4.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.71%) Advertising
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Analyst
2 15 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) Service Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) IT Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) IT Technician
6 6 (8.57%) Server Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.29%) Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) WAP
2 3 (4.29%) Web Services
3 2 (2.86%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.43%) .NET
4 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Clustering
2 6 (8.57%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.71%) Replication
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.86%) iSeries
4 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (97.14%) Windows
2 42 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 36 (51.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.86%) Windows 10
5 9 (12.86%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.71%) Linux
7 3 (4.29%) CentOS
7 3 (4.29%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.43%) Unix
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) ITIL
2 6 (8.57%) B2C
2 6 (8.57%) Incident Management
2 6 (8.57%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.57%) Patch Management
2 6 (8.57%) Software Architecture
3 5 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (7.14%) ERP
3 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.71%) Migration
4 4 (5.71%) Service Management
5 3 (4.29%) Change Control
5 3 (4.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (4.29%) OpenUP
5 3 (4.29%) Presales
5 3 (4.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.71%) SQL
3 2 (2.86%) RPG
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.00%) CCNA
2 7 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.57%) MCSE
3 6 (8.57%) OCA
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (7.14%) Degree
4 5 (7.14%) MCSA
5 4 (5.71%) CCNP
6 2 (2.86%) MCP
6 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) HIPAA
System Software
1 31 (44.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 11 (15.71%) XenApp
4 8 (11.43%) DFS Replication
5 2 (2.86%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.43%) Brightmail
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (11.43%) Backup Exec
2 8 (11.43%) WSUS
3 3 (4.29%) SCCM
4 2 (2.86%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.43%) SCOM
5 1 (1.43%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.43%) SCSM
Vendors
1 45 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 41 (58.57%) VMware
3 16 (22.86%) Citrix
4 11 (15.71%) Cisco
4 11 (15.71%) Oracle
5 8 (11.43%) IBM
6 6 (8.57%) arcserve
6 6 (8.57%) CA
6 6 (8.57%) Sophos
6 6 (8.57%) Symantec
6 6 (8.57%) Veeam
6 6 (8.57%) Veritas
7 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.29%) SAP
7 3 (4.29%) Workday
8 2 (2.86%) Apple
9 1 (1.43%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (1.43%) HP
9 1 (1.43%) IronPort
9 1 (1.43%) Sun