The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 11 37
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +26
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 14 29 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.73% 17.68% 1.41%
As % of the System Software category 46.67% 78.38% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 3
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,600 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,657 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +3.56%
System Software Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 37 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.00% 22.56% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 4
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £16,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £35,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
West Yorkshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (47.50%) TCP/IP
4 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
4 18 (45.00%) DNS
4 18 (45.00%) DHCP
5 17 (42.50%) MS Office
6 14 (35.00%) ITIL
6 14 (35.00%) VPN
7 12 (30.00%) Terminal Services
7 12 (30.00%) Firewall
7 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (27.50%) VMware
9 10 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
11 7 (17.50%) SCCM
11 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
12 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
12 6 (15.00%) IIS
12 6 (15.00%) SQL
13 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
13 5 (12.50%) Finance
14 4 (10.00%) Linux
15 3 (7.50%) VB
16 2 (5.00%) Sophos
16 2 (5.00%) MCSE
16 2 (5.00%) VBScript
16 2 (5.00%) ADSL
16 2 (5.00%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) IIS
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Office
2 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (47.50%) TCP/IP
2 18 (45.00%) DNS
2 18 (45.00%) DHCP
3 14 (35.00%) VPN
4 12 (30.00%) Firewall
5 2 (5.00%) ADSL
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Team Leader
2 12 (30.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 12 (30.00%) Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Support Analyst
4 9 (22.50%) Desktop Team Leader
5 6 (15.00%) Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Support Specialist
6 5 (12.50%) Systems Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Systems Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.50%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Exchange Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Solutions Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) WinForms
1 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.50%) CSLA.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) VB
4 2 (5.00%) VBScript
5 1 (2.50%) VB6
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) MCSE
1 2 (5.00%) CCNA
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Terminal Services
2 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) Sophos
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas
4 1 (2.50%) McAfee
4 1 (2.50%) Infragistics
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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