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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 14.66% 11.67% 9.19%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 57.14% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 12
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £34,900
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
42 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.99% 20.42% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 13
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 February 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Halifax

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) ITIL
3 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (60.00%) Symantec
6 26 (57.78%) VMware
6 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (55.56%) MS Exchange
8 22 (48.89%) Exchange Server 2010
9 21 (46.67%) SCCM
9 21 (46.67%) EMC
10 20 (44.44%) HP
10 20 (44.44%) SCOM
10 20 (44.44%) Hyper-V
10 20 (44.44%) Lync
10 20 (44.44%) NetBackup
11 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (31.11%) Dell
12 14 (31.11%) MSMQ
12 14 (31.11%) Project Management
13 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (22.22%) Citrix
14 10 (22.22%) VPN
15 9 (20.00%) SAN
16 8 (17.78%) Firewall
16 8 (17.78%) Kalman Filter
17 7 (15.56%) ScanSafe
17 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
17 7 (15.56%) IPsec
17 7 (15.56%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 22 (48.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (44.44%) Lync
4 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) VPN
2 9 (20.00%) SAN
3 8 (17.78%) Firewall
4 7 (15.56%) IPsec
5 6 (13.33%) Network Security
6 4 (8.89%) DNS
6 4 (8.89%) DHCP
7 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Analyst
2 22 (48.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (24.44%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 11 (24.44%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Security Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Security Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Network Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.44%) IT Support
10 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.44%) Line Management
4 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.44%) Security Management
4 2 (4.44%) Information Security
4 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) CISSP
3 1 (2.22%) HND
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (46.67%) SCCM
2 20 (44.44%) SCOM
2 20 (44.44%) NetBackup
3 7 (15.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (6.67%) WSUS
5 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 27 (60.00%) Symantec
3 26 (57.78%) VMware
4 21 (46.67%) EMC
5 20 (44.44%) HP
6 14 (31.11%) Dell
7 10 (22.22%) Citrix
8 7 (15.56%) McAfee
8 7 (15.56%) Cisco
8 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
8 7 (15.56%) ScanSafe
9 6 (13.33%) Clearswift
10 3 (6.67%) Sophos
10 3 (6.67%) Apple
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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