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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 28 36 26
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 268 277 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.53% 6.24% 8.37%
As % of the System Software category 60.91% 54.53% 67.90%
Number of salaries quoted 244 233 352
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% -  

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 440 508 620
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 12.37% 11.44% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 375 402 497
Median salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 26 March 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 26 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
Leeds +8 188 £35,000 -1.40% 21
Bradford +6 41 £37,500 +47.05% 4
Wakefield 0 25 £32,500 +28.63% 2
Huddersfield -4 6 £32,500 +58.53%
Wetherby -5 5 £27,500 +19.56% 1
Ossett +1 3 £22,000 -8.33%
Halifax -8 1 £21,500 -22.19% 1
Brighouse - 1 £19,000 - 1
Castleford - 1 £21,500 - 1
Active Directory
Yorkshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 466 (87.76%) Windows
2 366 (68.93%) Microsoft
3 354 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 317 (59.70%) VMware
5 262 (49.34%) MS Exchange
6 205 (38.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 177 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 165 (31.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 162 (30.51%) ITIL
10 146 (27.50%) SQL Server
11 144 (27.12%) MS Excel
11 144 (27.12%) Citrix
12 143 (26.93%) Cisco
13 124 (23.35%) SAN
14 122 (22.98%) DNS
15 121 (22.79%) Microsoft Certification
16 116 (21.85%) MS Office
17 110 (20.72%) Windows 7
18 103 (19.40%) WAN
19 99 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
20 95 (17.89%) Office 365
20 95 (17.89%) DHCP
20 95 (17.89%) LAN
21 90 (16.95%) Firewall
22 87 (16.38%) SCCM
23 82 (15.44%) Hyper-V
24 81 (15.25%) SCOM
24 81 (15.25%) SQL
25 76 (14.31%) HP
26 74 (13.94%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related 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
1 262 (49.34%) MS Exchange
2 99 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (12.62%) SharePoint
4 53 (9.98%) IIS
5 45 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (4.33%) Skype for Business
8 17 (3.20%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.32%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.75%) Confluence
12 3 (0.56%) Apache
13 2 (0.38%) CMS
13 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.19%) Tuxedo
14 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 144 (27.12%) MS Excel
2 116 (21.85%) MS Office
3 12 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.51%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 95 (17.89%) Office 365
2 60 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.38%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (23.35%) SAN
2 122 (22.98%) DNS
3 103 (19.40%) WAN
4 95 (17.89%) DHCP
4 95 (17.89%) LAN
5 90 (16.95%) Firewall
6 55 (10.36%) VPN
7 39 (7.34%) TCP/IP
8 34 (6.40%) MPLS
8 34 (6.40%) VoIP
9 31 (5.84%) NAS
10 30 (5.65%) Internet
11 26 (4.90%) Remote Desktop
12 17 (3.20%) VLAN
13 16 (3.01%) Asterisk PBX
14 11 (2.07%) ISDN
14 11 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (1.88%) IP Telephony
15 10 (1.88%) LDAP
15 10 (1.88%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 40 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (1.88%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 9 (1.69%) MySQL
7 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.75%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.56%) QlikView
10 3 (0.56%) SSDT
11 2 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.38%) GIS
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.13%) JMeter
2 6 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.94%) JIRA
4 2 (0.38%) MSI
5 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 49 (9.23%) Finance
2 41 (7.72%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.39%) Legal
4 14 (2.64%) Games
4 14 (2.64%) Law
5 12 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.07%) Advertising
7 4 (0.75%) Marketing
8 2 (0.38%) Local Government
8 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.38%) Retail
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) French Language
9 1 (0.19%) German Language
9 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.19%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.19%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 134 (25.24%) Analyst
2 115 (21.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 96 (18.08%) Windows Engineer
4 88 (16.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 74 (13.94%) IT Support
5 74 (13.94%) VMware Engineer
6 72 (13.56%) Support Analyst
7 70 (13.18%) Support Engineer
8 47 (8.85%) IT Engineer
9 45 (8.47%) IT Analyst
10 42 (7.91%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 42 (7.91%) Service Desk Analyst
11 41 (7.72%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 41 (7.72%) Service Analyst
12 39 (7.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 39 (7.34%) IT Support Analyst
12 39 (7.34%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 38 (7.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 37 (6.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 32 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.26%) Web Services
2 10 (1.88%) .NET
3 4 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.56%) Apache Flex
4 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.19%) COM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 42 (7.91%) Clustering
3 20 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.01%) iPad
5 13 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.69%) Driving Licence
6 9 (1.69%) HP StoreVirtual
6 9 (1.69%) iPhone
6 9 (1.69%) NHS
6 9 (1.69%) Replication
7 6 (1.13%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.13%) PKI
8 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.94%) CMDB
8 5 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.75%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.75%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 466 (87.76%) Windows
2 354 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 177 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 165 (31.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 110 (20.72%) Windows 7
6 68 (12.81%) Linux
7 62 (11.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (5.27%) Unix
9 26 (4.90%) Windows 10
10 24 (4.52%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.26%) Windows XP
12 11 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (2.07%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.69%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.75%) Android
14 4 (0.75%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.75%) Debian
14 4 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.56%) HPUX
15 3 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (30.51%) ITIL
2 64 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 50 (9.42%) Time Management
4 35 (6.59%) Problem Management
5 33 (6.21%) Service Management
6 32 (6.03%) Load Balancing
7 31 (5.84%) Server Building
8 28 (5.27%) ITIL V3
8 28 (5.27%) Service Delivery
9 25 (4.71%) Presales
10 23 (4.33%) Change Management
11 22 (4.14%) Fault Analysis
11 22 (4.14%) High Availability
12 19 (3.58%) Mentoring
13 18 (3.39%) Change Control
14 17 (3.20%) Migration
14 17 (3.20%) Technical Architecture
15 16 (3.01%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (3.01%) Case Management
16 14 (2.64%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 81 (15.25%) SQL
2 74 (13.94%) PowerShell
3 13 (2.45%) Java
4 11 (2.07%) C#
5 8 (1.51%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.13%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.13%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.13%) Perl
6 6 (1.13%) Python
6 6 (1.13%) Ruby
6 6 (1.13%) VBScript
7 2 (0.38%) VB
7 2 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 121 (22.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (11.86%) MCSE
3 57 (10.73%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (9.04%) MCSA
5 46 (8.66%) CCNA
6 25 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (4.33%) CCNP
8 15 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
8 15 (2.82%) Degree
8 15 (2.82%) MCITP
9 14 (2.64%) CCA
10 13 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (2.07%) CCIE
12 7 (1.32%) MCP
13 4 (0.75%) MCDST
13 4 (0.75%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.56%) MCDBA
14 3 (0.56%) VCAP
15 2 (0.38%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.55%) SLA
2 21 (3.95%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.75%) QA
4 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 205 (38.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (15.44%) Hyper-V
3 60 (11.30%) XenApp
4 52 (9.79%) vSphere
5 33 (6.21%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (5.46%) XenDesktop
7 19 (3.58%) VMware ESX
8 16 (3.01%) OpenSIPS
9 11 (2.07%) Terminal Server
10 9 (1.69%) XenServer
11 7 (1.32%) Terminal Services
12 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.38%) Firmware
16 2 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 87 (16.38%) SCCM
2 81 (15.25%) SCOM
3 23 (4.33%) WSUS
4 11 (2.07%) Puppet
5 9 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
6 7 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.32%) OpenView
7 5 (0.94%) DameWare
7 5 (0.94%) Opsview
8 4 (0.75%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.75%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.75%) vMotion
8 4 (0.75%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
9 3 (0.56%) SQL Sentry
9 3 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.38%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 366 (68.93%) Microsoft
2 317 (59.70%) VMware
3 144 (27.12%) Citrix
4 143 (26.93%) Cisco
5 76 (14.31%) HP
6 56 (10.55%) NetApp
7 38 (7.16%) Avaya
8 35 (6.59%) F5
9 27 (5.08%) Oracle
10 25 (4.71%) EMC
11 24 (4.52%) Dell
12 23 (4.33%) Dell Compellent
13 20 (3.77%) Veeam
14 16 (3.01%) Civica
14 16 (3.01%) CommVault
14 16 (3.01%) Nimble Storage
15 15 (2.82%) Juniper
16 14 (2.64%) 3PAR
17 11 (2.07%) Infoblox
17 11 (2.07%) Red Hat
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + gym / pension / insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension + bonus + life + income prot
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
The SmartList
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago