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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.62% 4.44% 12.33%
As % of the System Software category 58.82% 50.00% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 15
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +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
17 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 11.26% 8.89% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 19
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £26,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 27 August 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Belfast

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) Service Delivery
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (38.10%) SCOM
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
6 8 (38.10%) MS Office
7 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (33.33%) XenApp
7 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
8 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (28.57%) Office 365
8 6 (28.57%) Network Security
8 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) Replication
9 5 (23.81%) Firewall
9 5 (23.81%) Information Security
9 5 (23.81%) Legal
9 5 (23.81%) MS Excel

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 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Office 365
3 4 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (19.05%) IaaS
3 4 (19.05%) OneDrive
3 4 (19.05%) PaaS
3 4 (19.05%) SaaS
3 4 (19.05%) Yammer
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) Intranet
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) IDOL
General
1 5 (23.81%) Legal
2 4 (19.05%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Information Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Exchange Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (28.57%) Replication
3 5 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (19.05%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
6 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) NetWare
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Change Control
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
2 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Presales
4 3 (14.29%) Document Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Internal Audit
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.52%) Process Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) Email Filtering
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) VB
2 3 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) MCSE
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCITP
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.52%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (9.52%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
3 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) XenApp
3 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
4 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
5 3 (14.29%) DFS Replication
5 3 (14.29%) Firmware
6 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCOM
2 5 (23.81%) SCCM
3 3 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.76%) MOM
5 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Adobe
5 2 (9.52%) CommVault
5 2 (9.52%) IronPort
5 2 (9.52%) Kofax
5 2 (9.52%) OpenText
5 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Novell
6 1 (4.76%) Sun
Belfast
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
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