The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the County Antrim region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.23% 3.31% 3.61%
As % of the System Software category 86.67% 47.37% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 9
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,657 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +3.56%
System Software Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 9.49% 6.99% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 16
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Northern Ireland

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Active Directory
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in County Antrim

Active Directory
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +13 10 £26,500 -24.28% 3
Active Directory
Northern Ireland

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
3 25 (78.13%) DNS
3 25 (78.13%) VMware
4 21 (65.63%) Citrix
4 21 (65.63%) DHCP
5 18 (56.25%) ITIL
5 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (53.13%) vSphere
6 17 (53.13%) NetBackup
7 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (40.63%) HP
8 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2000
8 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
8 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
8 13 (40.63%) Backup Exec
9 11 (34.38%) Firewall
9 11 (34.38%) Symantec
9 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (34.38%) SAN
9 11 (34.38%) Veritas
10 10 (31.25%) LAN
10 10 (31.25%) VMware ESX
10 10 (31.25%) Clustering
10 10 (31.25%) Capacity Management
11 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (25.00%) SCCM
11 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) DNS
2 21 (65.63%) DHCP
3 11 (34.38%) SAN
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
4 10 (31.25%) LAN
5 7 (21.88%) NAS
6 6 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (18.75%) WAN
6 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.75%) VPN
6 6 (18.75%) VLAN
6 6 (18.75%) iSCSI
7 4 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2000
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (12.50%) InstallShield
2 4 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (18.75%) Local Government
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) SQL DBA
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) DBA
3 4 (12.50%) Development Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Clustering
2 6 (18.75%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.50%) UNIX
8 1 (3.13%) OpenVMS
8 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Capacity Management
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
3 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (18.75%) Database Tuning
4 6 (18.75%) Migration
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) MCSA
4 4 (12.50%) MCSE
4 4 (12.50%) MCDST
4 4 (12.50%) MCITP
5 3 (9.38%) MCTS
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (53.13%) vSphere
3 10 (31.25%) VMware ESX
4 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (53.13%) NetBackup
2 13 (40.63%) Backup Exec
3 8 (25.00%) SCCM
4 7 (21.88%) SCOM
5 4 (12.50%) WSUS
5 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 25 (78.13%) VMware
3 21 (65.63%) Citrix
4 13 (40.63%) HP
5 11 (34.38%) Veritas
5 11 (34.38%) Symantec
6 7 (21.88%) Sophos
7 6 (18.75%) NetApp
7 6 (18.75%) Dell
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco
8 4 (12.50%) Altiris
9 3 (9.38%) Infoblox
9 3 (9.38%) Compaq
9 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Steria
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,500 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £28673.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago