The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 25 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 439 439 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.18% 7.78% 7.14%
As % of the System Software category 60.39% 60.22% 68.71%
Number of salaries quoted 358 393 406
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - -4.41%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 727 729 703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 13.54% 12.92% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 600 599 600
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,575 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Yorkshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Yorkshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire +4 314 £35,000 - 35
North Yorkshire +10 64 £35,000 +7.69% 8
South Yorkshire -23 28 £32,500 +16.07% 2
East Yorkshire -12 21 £22,750 -7.14% 1
Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 697 (84.79%) Windows
2 536 (65.21%) Microsoft
3 477 (58.03%) VMware
4 465 (56.57%) Windows Server
5 310 (37.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 309 (37.59%) MS Exchange
7 300 (36.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 287 (34.91%) ITIL
9 271 (32.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 207 (25.18%) Cisco
11 206 (25.06%) Citrix
12 205 (24.94%) DNS
13 185 (22.51%) Microsoft Office
14 177 (21.53%) SAN
15 174 (21.17%) Office 365
16 164 (19.95%) SQL Server
17 157 (19.10%) Microsoft Certification
18 154 (18.73%) DHCP
19 148 (18.00%) Windows 7
20 137 (16.67%) Firewall
21 132 (16.06%) Hyper-V
22 126 (15.33%) HP
23 123 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2010
24 120 (14.60%) PowerShell
25 111 (13.50%) Windows Server 2003
26 108 (13.14%) SQL
27 106 (12.90%) SCCM
28 104 (12.65%) Linux
29 100 (12.17%) WAN
30 94 (11.44%) LAN

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 309 (37.59%) MS Exchange
2 123 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 80 (9.73%) SharePoint
4 68 (8.27%) IIS
5 48 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 42 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (3.53%) Skype for Business
8 21 (2.55%) CMS
9 18 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (1.82%) Tomcat
11 14 (1.70%) Apache
12 10 (1.22%) Confluence
13 8 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
16 4 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.36%) Umbraco
18 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 185 (22.51%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 5 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.49%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.36%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 174 (21.17%) Office 365
2 88 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.22%) IaaS
5 8 (0.97%) PaaS
6 7 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (0.85%) Mimecast
7 5 (0.61%) SaaS
8 2 (0.24%) Yammer
9 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 205 (24.94%) DNS
2 177 (21.53%) SAN
3 154 (18.73%) DHCP
4 137 (16.67%) Firewall
5 100 (12.17%) WAN
6 94 (11.44%) LAN
7 92 (11.19%) VPN
8 91 (11.07%) TCP/IP
9 82 (9.98%) VoIP
10 40 (4.87%) Internet
11 38 (4.62%) NAS
12 37 (4.50%) MPLS
13 35 (4.26%) VLAN
14 34 (4.14%) Remote Desktop
15 31 (3.77%) Wireless
16 20 (2.43%) ADSL
17 18 (2.19%) IP Telephony
18 15 (1.82%) LDAP
18 15 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
19 13 (1.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (19.95%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (1.46%) NoSQL
6 12 (1.46%) RDBMS
7 10 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 7 (0.85%) MySQL
9 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.36%) Riak
12 2 (0.24%) SQL CLR
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (1.58%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.34%) JIRA
2 11 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.36%) MSI
4 2 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 66 (8.03%) Finance
2 30 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 25 (3.04%) Law
4 23 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 22 (2.68%) Legal
6 18 (2.19%) Games
7 15 (1.82%) Retail
8 10 (1.22%) Marketing
9 6 (0.73%) Publishing
10 5 (0.61%) Local Government
11 2 (0.24%) Advertising
11 2 (0.24%) Automotive
11 2 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 174 (21.17%) Analyst
2 171 (20.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 164 (19.95%) IT Support
4 146 (17.76%) Support Engineer
5 126 (15.33%) Windows Engineer
6 104 (12.65%) Support Analyst
7 103 (12.53%) IT Engineer
8 85 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
9 81 (9.85%) VMware Engineer
10 77 (9.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 70 (8.52%) IT Support Engineer
12 69 (8.39%) IT Analyst
13 62 (7.54%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 60 (7.30%) IT Support Analyst
15 57 (6.93%) Senior Windows Engineer
16 53 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 53 (6.45%) Service Analyst
17 51 (6.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 51 (6.20%) Service Desk Analyst
18 43 (5.23%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.80%) Web Services
2 13 (1.58%) .NET
3 7 (0.85%) COM
4 4 (0.49%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.36%) HTML
6 2 (0.24%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.24%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.24%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.12%) CSS
7 1 (0.12%) LAMP
7 1 (0.12%) Middleware
7 1 (0.12%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.12%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.12%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.12%) XML
7 1 (0.12%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.10%) Data Centre
2 47 (5.72%) Clustering
3 45 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.89%) iPad
5 29 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.19%) Client/Server
7 17 (2.07%) Public Cloud
8 14 (1.70%) CMDB
8 14 (1.70%) HP Storage
8 14 (1.70%) Replication
8 14 (1.70%) Smartphone
9 13 (1.58%) RSA SecurID
10 12 (1.46%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.34%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.34%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.22%) PKI
13 8 (0.97%) iPhone
14 7 (0.85%) HP StoreVirtual
15 6 (0.73%) IVR
16 5 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 697 (84.79%) Windows
2 465 (56.57%) Windows Server
3 300 (36.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 271 (32.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 148 (18.00%) Windows 7
6 111 (13.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 104 (12.65%) Linux
8 68 (8.27%) Windows 10
9 57 (6.93%) Unix
9 57 (6.93%) Windows 8
10 47 (5.72%) Windows XP
11 29 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (2.43%) Android
13 15 (1.82%) Mac OS X
14 12 (1.46%) Windows Vista
15 11 (1.34%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.85%) CentOS
16 7 (0.85%) HPUX
16 7 (0.85%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (34.91%) ITIL
2 65 (7.91%) Time Management
3 56 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 52 (6.33%) Load Balancing
4 52 (6.33%) Service Management
5 51 (6.20%) Service Delivery
6 48 (5.84%) Migration
7 44 (5.35%) Change Control
7 44 (5.35%) Problem Management
8 39 (4.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 36 (4.38%) High Availability
10 32 (3.89%) ITIL V3
10 32 (3.89%) Mentoring
11 28 (3.41%) ERP
12 27 (3.28%) Fault Analysis
12 27 (3.28%) Project Management
13 25 (3.04%) Capacity Planning
14 24 (2.92%) Mobile Device Management
14 24 (2.92%) Network Management
15 23 (2.80%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 120 (14.60%) PowerShell
2 108 (13.14%) SQL
3 16 (1.95%) Perl
3 16 (1.95%) T-SQL
4 15 (1.82%) Bash Shell
5 11 (1.34%) C#
6 8 (0.97%) Java
7 7 (0.85%) VB
8 6 (0.73%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.73%) VB6
9 4 (0.49%) VBScript
10 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.24%) C
11 2 (0.24%) PHP
11 2 (0.24%) R
11 2 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 157 (19.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 85 (10.34%) MCSA
3 73 (8.88%) MCSE
4 55 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (6.08%) CCNA
6 34 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 28 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
8 25 (3.04%) MCITP
9 20 (2.43%) MCP
10 18 (2.19%) CCNP
11 15 (1.82%) Degree
12 11 (1.34%) MCDST
12 11 (1.34%) Security Cleared
13 10 (1.22%) ISEB
14 8 (0.97%) SC Cleared
15 7 (0.85%) A+ Certification
16 6 (0.73%) DBS Check
17 5 (0.61%) DV Cleared
18 4 (0.49%) CCIE
18 4 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (9.61%) SLA
2 36 (4.38%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.34%) QA
4 10 (1.22%) GDPR
5 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.36%) PMO
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 310 (37.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 132 (16.06%) Hyper-V
3 92 (11.19%) VMware ESXi
4 75 (9.12%) vSphere
5 74 (9.00%) XenApp
6 32 (3.89%) Terminal Services
7 28 (3.41%) XenDesktop
8 19 (2.31%) XenServer
9 18 (2.19%) Terminal Server
9 18 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
10 12 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (1.46%) OpenSIPS
11 10 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.73%) vCloud
13 5 (0.61%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 106 (12.90%) SCCM
2 60 (7.30%) SCOM
3 55 (6.69%) WSUS
4 16 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (1.70%) Puppet
6 13 (1.58%) OpenView
7 12 (1.46%) Backup Exec
7 12 (1.46%) vCenter Server
8 10 (1.22%) ServiceCenter
9 9 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (0.97%) Opsview
11 6 (0.73%) ZENworks
12 5 (0.61%) Nagios
12 5 (0.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
13 4 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
15 2 (0.24%) SCDPM
15 2 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 536 (65.21%) Microsoft
2 477 (58.03%) VMware
3 207 (25.18%) Cisco
4 206 (25.06%) Citrix
5 126 (15.33%) HP
6 79 (9.61%) NetApp
7 50 (6.08%) Avaya
8 39 (4.74%) Dell
9 37 (4.50%) EMC
10 33 (4.01%) F5
10 33 (4.01%) Oracle
11 30 (3.65%) Veeam
12 25 (3.04%) CommVault
12 25 (3.04%) Red Hat
13 19 (2.31%) Apple
13 19 (2.31%) Dell Compellent
14 18 (2.19%) Symantec
15 16 (1.95%) CheckPoint
16 15 (1.82%) 3PAR
16 15 (1.82%) Riverbed
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £100 to £130 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Piksel
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Piksel
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago