Period
to 20 April 2018

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 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 30 37
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 652 775 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.28% 7.24% 6.13%
As % of the System Software category 52.37% 60.31% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 600 714 714
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,875 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +8.33%
10th Percentile £19,749 £20,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £48,875 £45,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,245 1,285 1,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.99% 12.01% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,069 1,105 1,245
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -3 449 £35,000 - 70
North Yorkshire +10 103 £27,000 +10.20% 18
South Yorkshire -3 86 £30,000 +9.09% 15
East Yorkshire -13 13 £24,500 -10.91% 2
Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 560 (85.89%) Windows
2 428 (65.64%) Microsoft
3 340 (52.15%) Windows Server
4 277 (42.48%) VMware
5 226 (34.66%) Office 365
6 195 (29.91%) DNS
7 193 (29.60%) VMware Infrastructure
8 186 (28.53%) ITIL
9 183 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 181 (27.76%) Windows 7
11 175 (26.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 171 (26.23%) Microsoft Office
13 168 (25.77%) DHCP
14 166 (25.46%) Microsoft Azure
15 158 (24.23%) MS Exchange
16 156 (23.93%) SCCM
17 126 (19.33%) Hyper-V
18 124 (19.02%) Windows 10
19 114 (17.48%) TCP/IP
19 114 (17.48%) SAN
20 113 (17.33%) Citrix
21 102 (15.64%) Firewall
22 97 (14.88%) Linux
23 96 (14.72%) Finance
24 85 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
25 81 (12.42%) Cisco
26 78 (11.96%) PowerShell
27 75 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2013
28 73 (11.20%) vSphere
29 70 (10.74%) VMware ESXi

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
1 158 (24.23%) MS Exchange
2 75 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 68 (10.43%) SharePoint
4 57 (8.74%) IIS
5 50 (7.67%) Skype for Business
6 48 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 35 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.23%) Confluence
10 7 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.77%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.61%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.31%) GroupWise
14 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.15%) CMS
15 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
15 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 171 (26.23%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.77%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.23%) assyst
2 4 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.15%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.15%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 226 (34.66%) Office 365
2 166 (25.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (7.36%) Azure Active Directory
4 17 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (2.30%) SaaS
6 12 (1.84%) OneDrive
7 9 (1.38%) PaaS
8 8 (1.23%) IaaS
9 7 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.07%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.31%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.31%) Serverless
11 1 (0.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 195 (29.91%) DNS
2 168 (25.77%) DHCP
3 114 (17.48%) SAN
3 114 (17.48%) TCP/IP
4 102 (15.64%) Firewall
5 70 (10.74%) WAN
6 68 (10.43%) LAN
7 65 (9.97%) VPN
8 43 (6.60%) VoIP
9 37 (5.67%) Internet
10 27 (4.14%) Remote Desktop
11 26 (3.99%) Skype
11 26 (3.99%) Wireless
12 25 (3.83%) Wi-Fi
13 21 (3.22%) MPLS
13 21 (3.22%) VLAN
14 20 (3.07%) Network Security
15 16 (2.45%) HTTP
16 15 (2.30%) NAS
17 13 (1.99%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.05%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.45%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (0.92%) Power BI
5 5 (0.77%) RavenDB
5 5 (0.77%) Redis
6 4 (0.61%) OLAP
6 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.31%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.15%) Firebird
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.15%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 28 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (3.22%) JIRA
3 18 (2.76%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.99%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (1.38%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.07%) MSBuild
9 5 (0.77%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.61%) Subversion
11 3 (0.46%) NUnit
12 2 (0.31%) MSI
13 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
General
1 96 (14.72%) Finance
2 40 (6.13%) Marketing
3 34 (5.21%) Retail
4 29 (4.45%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.23%) Advertising
7 7 (1.07%) Legal
8 4 (0.61%) Electronics
8 4 (0.61%) Law
8 4 (0.61%) Publishing
9 2 (0.31%) Automotive
9 2 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) French Language
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
10 1 (0.15%) Local Government
10 1 (0.15%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 127 (19.48%) Support Engineer
2 106 (16.26%) Analyst
3 96 (14.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 94 (14.42%) IT Support
5 57 (8.74%) Support Analyst
6 53 (8.13%) IT Engineer
7 48 (7.36%) Service Analyst
8 47 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support
9 46 (7.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 43 (6.60%) Infrastructure Support
10 43 (6.60%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 43 (6.60%) Team Leader
11 40 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 40 (6.13%) Service Desk Analyst
12 37 (5.67%) IT Support Engineer
13 34 (5.21%) IT Analyst
14 32 (4.91%) Support Technician
15 31 (4.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 30 (4.60%) IT Technician
16 30 (4.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.30%) .NET
2 6 (0.92%) LDAP
2 6 (0.92%) Web Services
3 4 (0.61%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.61%) HTML
3 4 (0.61%) HTML5
3 4 (0.61%) XML
4 3 (0.46%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.46%) CSS
5 2 (0.31%) EDI
5 2 (0.31%) ODBC
6 1 (0.15%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.15%) jQuery
6 1 (0.15%) Middleware
6 1 (0.15%) RESTful
6 1 (0.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.36%) Data Centre
2 41 (6.29%) Clustering
3 37 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (5.06%) PKI
5 28 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (4.14%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.61%) Driving Licence
8 12 (1.84%) Replication
9 9 (1.38%) User Experience
10 8 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
10 8 (1.23%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.07%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.07%) e-Learning
12 6 (0.92%) Handset
12 6 (0.92%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.61%) BYOD
13 4 (0.61%) CMDB
13 4 (0.61%) Computer Science
13 4 (0.61%) HP Storage
13 4 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 560 (85.89%) Windows
2 340 (52.15%) Windows Server
3 183 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 181 (27.76%) Windows 7
5 175 (26.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 124 (19.02%) Windows 10
7 97 (14.88%) Linux
8 47 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 42 (6.44%) Windows 8
10 16 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (1.99%) Windows XP
12 12 (1.84%) Apple iOS
13 10 (1.53%) Unix
14 8 (1.23%) CentOS
15 6 (0.92%) Android
15 6 (0.92%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.77%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (28.53%) ITIL
2 70 (10.74%) Problem-Solving
3 64 (9.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 60 (9.20%) Mentoring
5 58 (8.90%) Coaching
6 57 (8.74%) Patch Management
7 35 (5.37%) Kalman Filter
7 35 (5.37%) Project Management
8 33 (5.06%) DevOps
9 32 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (4.75%) Performance Management
11 30 (4.60%) Migration
12 27 (4.14%) Information Security
13 26 (3.99%) Release Management
14 25 (3.83%) Incident Management
14 25 (3.83%) Service Management
14 25 (3.83%) Time Management
15 24 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (3.53%) Web Filtering
17 22 (3.37%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (11.96%) PowerShell
2 69 (10.58%) SQL
3 7 (1.07%) C#
4 4 (0.61%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.46%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.46%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.46%) VB
6 2 (0.31%) C
6 2 (0.31%) Java
6 2 (0.31%) VB6
7 1 (0.15%) C++
7 1 (0.15%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.15%) Perl
7 1 (0.15%) PHP
7 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (6.90%) MCSE
3 43 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (6.60%) MCSA
4 35 (5.37%) Degree
5 25 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (2.76%) CCNA
7 12 (1.84%) MCP
7 12 (1.84%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.84%) Security Cleared
8 10 (1.53%) CISA
8 10 (1.53%) CISM
8 10 (1.53%) CISSP
8 10 (1.53%) SANS
9 7 (1.07%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (0.92%) A+ Certification
10 6 (0.92%) CEH
10 6 (0.92%) CISMP
10 6 (0.92%) MCITP
10 6 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (10.74%) SLA
2 30 (4.60%) PCI DSS
3 16 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.38%) GDPR
5 6 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (0.92%) ISO 31000
6 4 (0.61%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 193 (29.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (19.33%) Hyper-V
3 73 (11.20%) vSphere
4 70 (10.74%) VMware ESXi
5 63 (9.66%) XenApp
6 49 (7.52%) XenDesktop
7 27 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
8 25 (3.83%) XenServer
9 18 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 16 (2.45%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (1.69%) Firmware
12 8 (1.23%) Terminal Services
13 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
15 3 (0.46%) Docker
15 3 (0.46%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 156 (23.93%) SCCM
2 58 (8.90%) SCOM
3 47 (7.21%) vCenter Server
4 35 (5.37%) WSUS
5 27 (4.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 26 (3.99%) Backup Exec
7 19 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (2.45%) Failover Clustering
8 16 (2.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 16 (2.45%) SCDPM
9 15 (2.30%) Single Sign-On
10 14 (2.15%) ServiceCenter
10 14 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (1.84%) Ansible
11 12 (1.84%) Microsoft Intune
12 10 (1.53%) FortiGate
12 10 (1.53%) Nagios
13 9 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
14 8 (1.23%) NetBackup
14 8 (1.23%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 428 (65.64%) Microsoft
2 277 (42.48%) VMware
3 113 (17.33%) Citrix
4 81 (12.42%) Cisco
5 63 (9.66%) HP
6 38 (5.83%) NetApp
6 38 (5.83%) Veeam
7 30 (4.60%) Symantec
8 23 (3.53%) Apple
9 21 (3.22%) Dell
9 21 (3.22%) Hitachi
10 18 (2.76%) Red Hat
11 17 (2.61%) CommVault
12 16 (2.45%) Google
12 16 (2.45%) Meraki
13 15 (2.30%) McAfee
13 15 (2.30%) Palo Alto
14 14 (2.15%) EMC
15 11 (1.69%) Kaspersky
15 11 (1.69%) Sophos