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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank - 17 41
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 0 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 13.49% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category - 77.27% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £24,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
2 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.98% 17.46% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 8
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -18.03%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Veritas
4 6 (54.55%) Symantec
4 6 (54.55%) Sophos
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Clustering
4 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
4 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
5 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) vSphere
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) CCNA
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (27.27%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (27.27%) NAS
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
4 2 (18.18%) CTI
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) MGCP
5 1 (9.09%) H.323
5 1 (9.09%) PBX
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) NHS
3 2 (18.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
2 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
3 3 (27.27%) WSUS
3 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Veritas
4 6 (54.55%) Symantec
4 6 (54.55%) Sophos
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) CommVault
7 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
8 1 (9.09%) HP
8 1 (9.09%) Compaq
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