The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.79% 5.46% 9.80%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 52.63% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 19
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +48.30%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

System Software Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.57% 10.38% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 28
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax 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 Halifax

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Halifax

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 4 (50.00%) Clearswift
2 4 (50.00%) Nessus
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Sophos
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Rapid7
2 4 (50.00%) ScanSafe
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (50.00%) Mimecast
2 4 (50.00%) Nexpose
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) DMZ
3 1 (12.50%) HSRP
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) VRRP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Nessus
1 4 (50.00%) Nexpose
2 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Clearswift
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Rapid7
2 4 (50.00%) ScanSafe
2 4 (50.00%) Sophos