Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 21 11
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 48 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 18.68% 11.02% 16.02%
As % of the System Software category 76.19% 53.06% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 24 39
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +71.88% +20.00%
10th Percentile £18,650 £25,250 £18,100
90th Percentile £44,625 £43,750 £38,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year -7.14% +6.87% +3.97%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 63 49 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 24.51% 20.76% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 48
Wakefield median annual salary £32,000 £37,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +32.14% +1.82%
10th Percentile £18,850 £27,750 £18,588
90th Percentile £47,875 £43,750 £43,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Wakefield

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Wakefield

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Wakefield over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
3 29 (60.42%) VMware
4 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
5 20 (41.67%) Hyper-V
6 19 (39.58%) DNS
6 19 (39.58%) DHCP
7 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 15 (31.25%) ITIL
10 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (29.17%) vSphere
10 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
11 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (27.08%) Change Management
12 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
13 10 (20.83%) Cisco
13 10 (20.83%) Clustering
13 10 (20.83%) Office 365
14 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (16.67%) SAN
15 8 (16.67%) IIS
15 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
15 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
16 7 (14.58%) Process Improvement
16 7 (14.58%) Veeam

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 16 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Office 365
2 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
2 19 (39.58%) DHCP
2 19 (39.58%) DNS
3 8 (16.67%) SAN
4 7 (14.58%) Firewall
5 6 (12.50%) VoIP
6 5 (10.42%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (6.25%) NAS
7 3 (6.25%) Network Security
7 3 (6.25%) VPN
8 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.17%) LAN
8 2 (4.17%) VLAN
8 2 (4.17%) WAN
8 2 (4.17%) Wireless
9 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (31.25%) Support Engineer
4 11 (22.92%) Support Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
7 7 (14.58%) IT Analyst
7 7 (14.58%) Systems Support
7 7 (14.58%) Systems Support Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) IT Support
8 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (10.42%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Clustering
2 5 (10.42%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) HP Storage
4 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.42%) Linux
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) Change Management
3 7 (14.58%) Process Improvement
3 7 (14.58%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) ITSM
5 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Service Management
5 4 (8.33%) Software Licensing
5 4 (8.33%) Time Management
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.25%) Information Security
6 3 (6.25%) Network Design
6 3 (6.25%) Server Building
6 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.58%) MCSE
3 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 5 (10.42%) MCP
3 5 (10.42%) MCSA
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.17%) MCDST
6 1 (2.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (29.17%) vSphere
4 5 (10.42%) XenApp
5 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (8.33%) SCCM
3 3 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.25%) FortiGate
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (60.42%) VMware
3 10 (20.83%) Cisco
4 7 (14.58%) Citrix
4 7 (14.58%) Veeam
5 6 (12.50%) NetApp
6 5 (10.42%) HP
7 3 (6.25%) Google
7 3 (6.25%) Meraki
7 3 (6.25%) MobileIron
7 3 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.25%) Syncsort
7 3 (6.25%) Zerto
8 2 (4.17%) Avaya
8 2 (4.17%) BMC
8 2 (4.17%) Brocade
8 2 (4.17%) Dell
8 2 (4.17%) Remedy
9 1 (2.08%) Hitachi