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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 37 40
Rank change year-on-year +28 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 70 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.45% 6.22% 5.49%
As % of the System Software category 93.33% 55.36% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 67 28 25
Median salary £27,000 £23,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -23.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,200 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 75 56 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.56% 11.24% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 72 47 41
Median salary £27,500 £33,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.91% +21.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £22,590
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +30 61 £30,000 +30.43% 4
Sunderland - 3 £19,000 -
Jarrow - 2 £20,910 -
South Shields - 1 £31,000 -
North Tyneside - 1 - -
Active Directory
North East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 99 (76.15%) Windows
2 75 (57.69%) VMware
3 74 (56.92%) Microsoft
4 51 (39.23%) DNS
5 46 (35.38%) Hyper-V
6 45 (34.62%) DHCP
7 41 (31.54%) MS Office
8 40 (30.77%) Citrix
9 37 (28.46%) MS Excel
10 35 (26.92%) Windows Server
11 32 (24.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (22.31%) MS Exchange
13 28 (21.54%) MCP
13 28 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (20.77%) Office 365
15 26 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
15 26 (20.00%) CCNA
16 25 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 25 (19.23%) CCNP
16 25 (19.23%) ITIL
17 20 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (14.62%) Firewall
18 19 (14.62%) Linux
18 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (13.85%) SQL
19 18 (13.85%) Windows XP
20 17 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
20 17 (13.08%) VLAN
21 16 (12.31%) Amazon RDS

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 29 (22.31%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 9 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.38%) Apache
4 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.62%) IIS
6 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.77%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 41 (31.54%) MS Office
2 37 (28.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.54%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.77%) Office 365
2 20 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.62%) Amazon S3
4 6 (4.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (4.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (3.85%) Route 53
6 3 (2.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (2.31%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.31%) PaaS
7 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (39.23%) DNS
2 45 (34.62%) DHCP
3 19 (14.62%) Firewall
4 17 (13.08%) VLAN
5 14 (10.77%) TCP/IP
6 12 (9.23%) SAN
7 11 (8.46%) SMTP
8 10 (7.69%) DMZ
8 10 (7.69%) Skype
9 5 (3.85%) VPN
10 4 (3.08%) LAN
10 4 (3.08%) WAN
11 3 (2.31%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.54%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.54%) VoIP
12 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (0.77%) Internet
13 1 (0.77%) IPv4
13 1 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.31%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.38%) MySQL
5 3 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.77%) MS Access
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (5.38%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Legal
3 4 (3.08%) Banking
4 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (16.92%) Analyst
2 22 (16.92%) IT Engineer
2 22 (16.92%) IT Support
3 20 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 12 (9.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (8.46%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (8.46%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
6 10 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 10 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 10 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Technical Support
8 8 (6.15%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (6.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.15%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.46%) Web Services
2 6 (4.62%) LAMP
2 6 (4.62%) WAP
3 1 (0.77%) .NET
3 1 (0.77%) HTML
3 1 (0.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) Clustering
2 7 (5.38%) Replication
3 6 (4.62%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.62%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.08%) iPhone
4 4 (3.08%) PKI
5 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.77%) AS400
7 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 99 (76.15%) Windows
2 35 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 32 (24.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (14.62%) Linux
6 18 (13.85%) Windows XP
7 17 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (7.69%) Windows 7
9 8 (6.15%) CentOS
10 7 (5.38%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.85%) Android
12 4 (3.08%) Windows 10
12 4 (3.08%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.54%) Debian
13 2 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.23%) ITIL
2 15 (11.54%) Presales
3 12 (9.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 11 (8.46%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 9 (6.92%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (4.62%) DevOps
8 5 (3.85%) Document Management
8 5 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.08%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.08%) Statistics
10 3 (2.31%) Change Control
10 3 (2.31%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (2.31%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.31%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 3 (2.31%) Migration
10 3 (2.31%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.54%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.85%) SQL
2 11 (8.46%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.38%) PHP
4 2 (1.54%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.77%) C#
5 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (21.54%) MCP
2 26 (20.00%) CCNA
2 26 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (19.23%) CCNP
3 25 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (9.23%) MCSE
6 7 (5.38%) Degree
7 5 (3.85%) MCSA
8 3 (2.31%) MCDST
8 3 (2.31%) MCITP
9 2 (1.54%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.77%) HND
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (35.38%) Hyper-V
2 28 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.62%) VMware ESX
3 6 (4.62%) XenApp
4 5 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.31%) vSphere
6 2 (1.54%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) Backup Exec
2 10 (7.69%) SCCM
3 5 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.54%) Linux-HA
4 2 (1.54%) Puppet
4 2 (1.54%) SCOM
5 1 (0.77%) cPanel
5 1 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.77%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (57.69%) VMware
2 74 (56.92%) Microsoft
3 40 (30.77%) Citrix
4 13 (10.00%) Cisco
4 13 (10.00%) HP
5 10 (7.69%) Sophos
5 10 (7.69%) Symantec
6 8 (6.15%) Dell
7 6 (4.62%) Apple
8 5 (3.85%) arcserve
8 5 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.54%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.54%) Fidessa
10 2 (1.54%) Intel
10 2 (1.54%) NetApp
10 2 (1.54%) Reuters
10 2 (1.54%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.54%) Trend Micro
11 1 (0.77%) LANDesk
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Aspire Technology
Posted: 14 days ago