The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.53% 2.13% 10.61%
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 23.08% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 14
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Active Directory
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

System Software Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 14.74% 9.22% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 19
Median salary £50,000 £26,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+88.67% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Belfast

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Belfast

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) Citrix
1 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (40.00%) Office 365
3 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) Back Office
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) IaaS
4 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (33.33%) Yammer
4 5 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (33.33%) OneDrive
4 5 (33.33%) Presales
4 5 (33.33%) SCCM
4 5 (33.33%) SCOM
4 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (33.33%) SaaS
4 5 (33.33%) PaaS
4 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (33.33%) IaaS
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (33.33%) OneDrive
2 5 (33.33%) PaaS
2 5 (33.33%) SaaS
2 5 (33.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) SMTP
2 3 (20.00%) SNMP
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) LAMP
1 3 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Presales
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
1 3 (20.00%) Python
1 3 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.67%) EMC Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (46.67%) XenApp
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 3 (20.00%) VirtualBox
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (13.33%) Firmware
5 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
1 5 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (20.00%) Cacti
2 3 (20.00%) logstash
2 3 (20.00%) Nagios
2 3 (20.00%) Pingdom
2 3 (20.00%) Rsyslog
3 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Citrix
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) CommVault
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Novell
4 1 (6.67%) Sun
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