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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 34 13
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 14 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.29% 3.70% 13.70%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 25.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 20
Median salary £36,250 £25,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.77% -2.83%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
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
21 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.44% 14.81% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 28
Median salary £38,750 £28,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.16% +6.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,650 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 June 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Belfast

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 12 (52.17%) Citrix
3 12 (52.17%) Service Delivery
4 9 (39.13%) MS Office
4 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
4 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) XenApp
5 8 (34.78%) SCOM
6 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
6 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
6 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (30.43%) Office 365
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
7 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
7 6 (26.09%) Network Security
7 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (26.09%) Replication
7 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
8 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (21.74%) Back Office
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification

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 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
2 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (21.74%) IaaS
3 5 (21.74%) OneDrive
3 5 (21.74%) PaaS
3 5 (21.74%) SaaS
3 5 (21.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
2 6 (26.09%) Network Security
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
4 4 (17.39%) DNS
4 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 3 (13.04%) HTTP
5 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) SMTP
5 3 (13.04%) SNMP
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) DHCP
6 1 (4.35%) Intranet
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) IDOL
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (21.74%) Back Office
1 5 (21.74%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Information Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Security Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Cloud Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) LAMP
1 3 (13.04%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Replication
3 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (21.74%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.35%) NetWare
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Service Delivery
2 5 (21.74%) Change Control
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Presales
2 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
2 5 (21.74%) Security Operations
3 3 (13.04%) Document Management
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Internal Audit
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.70%) Process Management
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.35%) Email Filtering
5 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.04%) Python
1 3 (13.04%) Ruby
1 3 (13.04%) VB
1 3 (13.04%) VBScript
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCITP
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (8.70%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.35%) EMC Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) SLA
3 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) XenApp
3 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
5 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
6 3 (13.04%) DFS Replication
6 3 (13.04%) Firmware
6 3 (13.04%) VirtualBox
6 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCOM
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM
3 3 (13.04%) Cacti
3 3 (13.04%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (13.04%) logstash
3 3 (13.04%) Nagios
3 3 (13.04%) Pingdom
3 3 (13.04%) Rsyslog
4 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 12 (52.17%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Adobe
5 2 (8.70%) CommVault
5 2 (8.70%) Kofax
5 2 (8.70%) OpenText
5 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Novell
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
Belfast
CME Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago