The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 24 25
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 311 329 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 8.85% 8.37% 7.56%
As % of the System Software category 61.83% 59.82% 75.32%
Number of salaries quoted 251 299 296
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,900
% change year-on-year - -4.12%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 503 550 462
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 14.31% 13.98% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 407 448 389
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leeds +4 210 £35,750 -2.05% 19
Bradford -2 46 £34,250 +14.16% 14
Wakefield +3 27 £32,500 -7.80% 5
Pontefract -3 9 £28,500 - 1
Wetherby - 5 £30,000 -
Huddersfield +11 3 £40,000 +100.00%
Pudsey - 3 £19,500 - 1
Brighouse - 3 £19,000 -
Halifax -7 2 £40,000 +70.21%
Mirfield 0 1 £24,000 -7.69%
Castleford -1 1 £21,500 -4.44%
Bingley - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 497 (85.99%) Windows
2 407 (70.42%) Microsoft
3 361 (62.46%) VMware
4 348 (60.21%) Windows Server
5 257 (44.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 234 (40.48%) MS Exchange
7 221 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 199 (34.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 196 (33.91%) ITIL
10 165 (28.55%) Citrix
11 153 (26.47%) Cisco
12 140 (24.22%) Microsoft Office
13 139 (24.05%) DNS
14 132 (22.84%) SAN
15 123 (21.28%) SQL Server
16 117 (20.24%) Microsoft Certification
17 116 (20.07%) DHCP
18 102 (17.65%) Office 365
19 98 (16.96%) Firewall
19 98 (16.96%) Windows 7
20 92 (15.92%) SCCM
21 91 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2010
22 85 (14.71%) HP
23 84 (14.53%) PowerShell
24 81 (14.01%) SQL
25 80 (13.84%) Linux
26 78 (13.49%) Windows Server 2003
27 77 (13.32%) VPN
28 75 (12.98%) Hyper-V
29 71 (12.28%) Data Centre

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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
1 234 (40.48%) MS Exchange
2 91 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (9.69%) SharePoint
4 51 (8.82%) IIS
5 37 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (4.15%) Skype for Business
8 15 (2.60%) Tomcat
9 12 (2.08%) Apache
10 10 (1.73%) Confluence
11 8 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.69%) CMS
13 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.69%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
15 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 140 (24.22%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (3.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 102 (17.65%) Office 365
2 58 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.21%) IaaS
4 7 (1.21%) Mimecast
5 6 (1.04%) PaaS
6 4 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.52%) SaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Yammer
9 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 139 (24.05%) DNS
2 132 (22.84%) SAN
3 116 (20.07%) DHCP
4 98 (16.96%) Firewall
5 77 (13.32%) VPN
6 67 (11.59%) WAN
7 60 (10.38%) LAN
8 57 (9.86%) TCP/IP
9 44 (7.61%) VoIP
10 36 (6.23%) MPLS
11 31 (5.36%) Remote Desktop
12 30 (5.19%) Internet
13 28 (4.84%) VLAN
14 23 (3.98%) NAS
15 18 (3.11%) IP Telephony
16 13 (2.25%) ADSL
16 13 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (2.08%) Asterisk PBX
18 11 (1.90%) Skype
19 10 (1.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (2.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 11 (1.90%) RDBMS
6 11 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (1.56%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.21%) MySQL
9 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.52%) Riak
11 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (2.25%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.90%) JIRA
3 4 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.52%) MSI
5 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 57 (9.86%) Finance
2 29 (5.02%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.63%) Law
4 18 (3.11%) Games
5 17 (2.94%) Legal
5 17 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.73%) Retail
7 8 (1.38%) Marketing
8 6 (1.04%) Publishing
9 3 (0.52%) Local Government
10 2 (0.35%) Advertising
10 2 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 125 (21.63%) IT Support
2 122 (21.11%) Analyst
3 121 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 115 (19.90%) Windows Engineer
5 101 (17.47%) Support Engineer
6 79 (13.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 76 (13.15%) VMware Engineer
8 75 (12.98%) Support Analyst
9 73 (12.63%) IT Engineer
10 67 (11.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 58 (10.03%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 56 (9.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
13 55 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
14 49 (8.48%) IT Analyst
15 46 (7.96%) IT Support Analyst
16 45 (7.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 38 (6.57%) Senior VMware Engineer
18 37 (6.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
19 36 (6.23%) Windows Support Engineer
20 35 (6.06%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.77%) Web Services
2 13 (2.25%) .NET
3 4 (0.69%) .NET Framework
3 4 (0.69%) COM
4 2 (0.35%) Apache Flex
4 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.35%) HTML
4 2 (0.35%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 71 (12.28%) Data Centre
2 41 (7.09%) Clustering
3 26 (4.50%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.81%) iPad
5 20 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.94%) Public Cloud
7 13 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 13 (2.25%) Replication
8 12 (2.08%) RSA SecurID
9 11 (1.90%) Blackberry
10 10 (1.73%) CMDB
11 8 (1.38%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.38%) iPhone
12 7 (1.21%) HP StoreVirtual
12 7 (1.21%) Smartphone
13 6 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.04%) IVR
13 6 (1.04%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.69%) EMC VNX
14 4 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 497 (85.99%) Windows
2 348 (60.21%) Windows Server
3 221 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 199 (34.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 98 (16.96%) Windows 7
6 80 (13.84%) Linux
7 78 (13.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 46 (7.96%) Unix
9 44 (7.61%) Windows 10
10 33 (5.71%) Windows XP
11 32 (5.54%) Windows 8
12 29 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (1.90%) Windows Vista
14 10 (1.73%) Android
15 7 (1.21%) CentOS
15 7 (1.21%) HPUX
15 7 (1.21%) Windows Phone
16 6 (1.04%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (33.91%) ITIL
2 59 (10.21%) Time Management
3 45 (7.79%) Service Management
4 44 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 42 (7.27%) Load Balancing
6 37 (6.40%) Problem Management
7 36 (6.23%) Service Delivery
8 32 (5.54%) High Availability
8 32 (5.54%) ITIL V3
9 31 (5.36%) Change Control
10 27 (4.67%) Mentoring
11 25 (4.33%) Fault Analysis
12 24 (4.15%) Root Cause Analysis
12 24 (4.15%) Server Building
13 23 (3.98%) ERP
14 22 (3.81%) IT Strategy
15 20 (3.46%) Change Management
16 19 (3.29%) Virtual Environments
17 18 (3.11%) Mobile Device Management
17 18 (3.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 84 (14.53%) PowerShell
2 81 (14.01%) SQL
3 15 (2.60%) Bash Shell
3 15 (2.60%) Perl
4 13 (2.25%) T-SQL
5 8 (1.38%) C#
5 8 (1.38%) Java
6 6 (1.04%) VB
6 6 (1.04%) VB6
7 5 (0.87%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.52%) VBScript
9 2 (0.35%) C
9 2 (0.35%) VBA
10 1 (0.17%) PHP
10 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 117 (20.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (12.28%) MCSA
3 55 (9.52%) MCSE
4 44 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (6.75%) CCNA
6 31 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (2.94%) CCNP
7 17 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (2.25%) Degree
8 13 (2.25%) MCP
9 10 (1.73%) ISEB
10 9 (1.56%) MCITP
11 6 (1.04%) Security Cleared
12 5 (0.87%) CCIE
12 5 (0.87%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.69%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.69%) MCDST
14 3 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.52%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (0.52%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.52%) SLA
2 35 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.90%) QA
4 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.52%) PMO
5 2 (0.35%) GDPR
5 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 257 (44.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (12.98%) Hyper-V
3 69 (11.94%) VMware ESXi
4 57 (9.86%) vSphere
5 47 (8.13%) XenApp
6 25 (4.33%) XenDesktop
7 18 (3.11%) Virtual Servers
8 16 (2.77%) Terminal Server
9 15 (2.60%) Terminal Services
10 12 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (2.08%) OpenSIPS
11 10 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (1.21%) XenServer
13 1 (0.17%) Firmware
13 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 92 (15.92%) SCCM
2 49 (8.48%) SCOM
3 30 (5.19%) WSUS
4 16 (2.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (2.42%) Puppet
6 10 (1.73%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.73%) ServiceCenter
7 9 (1.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (1.38%) OpenView
8 8 (1.38%) Opsview
9 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.04%) ZENworks
10 5 (0.87%) Nagios
10 5 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.87%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.35%) DameWare
12 2 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 407 (70.42%) Microsoft
2 361 (62.46%) VMware
3 165 (28.55%) Citrix
4 153 (26.47%) Cisco
5 85 (14.71%) HP
6 68 (11.76%) NetApp
7 43 (7.44%) Avaya
8 36 (6.23%) Dell
9 34 (5.88%) F5
10 32 (5.54%) Oracle
11 27 (4.67%) CommVault
12 26 (4.50%) EMC
13 25 (4.33%) Veeam
14 23 (3.98%) Red Hat
15 21 (3.63%) Dell Compellent
16 18 (3.11%) Apple
17 17 (2.94%) Symantec
18 15 (2.60%) CheckPoint
18 15 (2.60%) Riverbed
19 13 (2.25%) 3PAR
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
University of Bradford
Salary: From £49,772 to £61,178 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago