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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 11 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.86% 14.43% 4.78%
As % of the System Software category 67.35% 68.29% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 6
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
49 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 28.00% 21.13% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 7
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Halifax

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) ITIL
2 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
3 22 (59.46%) Symantec
3 22 (59.46%) VMware
3 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
5 18 (48.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (45.95%) SCCM
6 17 (45.95%) EMC
7 16 (43.24%) HP
7 16 (43.24%) NetBackup
7 16 (43.24%) SCOM
7 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
7 16 (43.24%) Lync
8 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (35.14%) Dell
9 13 (35.14%) MSMQ
9 13 (35.14%) Project Management
10 9 (24.32%) VPN
11 7 (18.92%) Citrix
11 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (18.92%) Firewall
11 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (16.22%) ScanSafe
12 6 (16.22%) IPsec
12 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
12 6 (16.22%) SAN
12 6 (16.22%) McAfee

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 20 (54.05%) MS Exchange
2 18 (48.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (43.24%) Lync
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) VPN
2 7 (18.92%) Firewall
3 6 (16.22%) IPsec
3 6 (16.22%) SAN
4 5 (13.51%) Network Security
5 4 (10.81%) DNS
5 4 (10.81%) DHCP
6 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Analyst
2 18 (48.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (32.43%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (27.03%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (27.03%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 10 (27.03%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Security Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Network Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (13.51%) Security Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Network Security Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
9 2 (5.41%) IT Support
9 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
10 1 (2.70%) Architect
10 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
10 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) ITIL
2 13 (35.14%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.41%) Line Management
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) Security Management
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) Information Security
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) HND
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
2 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (45.95%) SCCM
2 16 (43.24%) NetBackup
2 16 (43.24%) SCOM
3 6 (16.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (8.11%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (59.46%) Symantec
2 22 (59.46%) VMware
3 17 (45.95%) EMC
4 16 (43.24%) HP
5 13 (35.14%) Dell
6 7 (18.92%) Citrix
7 6 (16.22%) ScanSafe
7 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
7 6 (16.22%) McAfee
7 6 (16.22%) Cisco
8 5 (13.51%) Clearswift
9 3 (8.11%) Sophos
9 3 (8.11%) Apple
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago