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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 22.05% 23.87% 15.07%
As % of the System Software category 82.35% 74.00% 62.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 22
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,600 £30,000
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 Wakefield with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 34 50 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 26.77% 32.26% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 35
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,200 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 29 (80.56%) VMware
2 28 (77.78%) Windows
3 24 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (36.11%) Dell
7 12 (33.33%) Cisco
7 12 (33.33%) SCCM
8 11 (30.56%) DNS
8 11 (30.56%) ITIL
9 10 (27.78%) DHCP
9 10 (27.78%) SAN
10 9 (25.00%) Citrix
10 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (22.22%) HP
12 7 (19.44%) ERP
12 7 (19.44%) MCSE
12 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
12 7 (19.44%) SCOM
13 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
13 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
13 6 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
14 5 (13.89%) Terminal Server
14 5 (13.89%) Mentoring

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 24 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DNS
2 10 (27.78%) DHCP
2 10 (27.78%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) ADSL
5 2 (5.56%) MPLS
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) VoIP
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) IT Manager
2 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 4 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.78%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) ERP
2 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
3 6 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.33%) Server Building
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) IT Strategy
6 2 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Line Management
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.78%) Presales
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCSA
3 2 (5.56%) MCSD
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) VCP6
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.89%) Terminal Server
3 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) vSphere
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) SCCM
2 7 (19.44%) SCOM
3 3 (8.33%) vMotion
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) VMware
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (36.11%) Dell
4 12 (33.33%) Cisco
5 9 (25.00%) Citrix
6 8 (22.22%) HP
7 3 (8.33%) EMC
7 3 (8.33%) NetApp
8 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.56%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.78%) CommVault
9 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
9 1 (2.78%) Juniper
9 1 (2.78%) Veeam
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Card Factory
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago