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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 35 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.88% 3.81% -
As % of the System Software category 13.33% 80.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £26,750 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.93% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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
15 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.61% 4.76% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Median salary £23,500 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.78% -17.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech

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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Fintech
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Reuters
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam