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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 15 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.33% 9.94% 3.10%
As % of the System Software category 48.57% 62.96% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 7
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,000 £45,000
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
35 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.16% 15.79% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 9
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -32.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 27 November 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Halifax

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
3 19 (65.52%) MS Exchange
4 16 (55.17%) ITIL
5 14 (48.28%) DNS
6 13 (44.83%) VMware
7 12 (41.38%) EMC
7 12 (41.38%) HP
8 11 (37.93%) DHCP
8 11 (37.93%) SCCM
8 11 (37.93%) SCOM
8 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (34.48%) Lync
10 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
11 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (27.59%) NetBackup
11 8 (27.59%) Symantec
11 8 (27.59%) Project Management
11 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
11 8 (27.59%) MS Office
11 8 (27.59%) Dell
11 8 (27.59%) MSMQ
12 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
12 3 (10.34%) Sophos
12 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
12 3 (10.34%) Apple
12 3 (10.34%) Citrix
12 3 (10.34%) HPUX

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 19 (65.52%) MS Exchange
2 10 (34.48%) Lync
3 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) DNS
2 11 (37.93%) DHCP
3 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Technical Support
3 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.34%) HPUX
3 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) SCCM
1 11 (37.93%) SCOM
2 8 (27.59%) NetBackup
3 3 (10.34%) WSUS
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) HP
3 12 (41.38%) EMC
4 8 (27.59%) Dell
4 8 (27.59%) Symantec
5 3 (10.34%) Sophos
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Apple
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £16998 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago