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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 14 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.33% 6.06% -
As % of the System Software category 93.33% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 0
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.57%
System Software Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.85% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 0
Average salary £22,500 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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
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 30 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Halifax

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
3 22 (78.57%) DNS
4 20 (71.43%) MS Exchange
5 19 (67.86%) DHCP
6 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
7 16 (57.14%) MS Office
8 9 (32.14%) SCCM
9 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 6 (21.43%) HP
9 6 (21.43%) EMC
10 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 4 (14.29%) SQL
10 4 (14.29%) IIS
10 4 (14.29%) VMware
11 3 (10.71%) SCOM
11 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.71%) HPUX
11 3 (10.71%) VPN
12 2 (7.14%) CCNA
12 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (7.14%) SAN
12 2 (7.14%) Terminal Server
12 2 (7.14%) Change Management
12 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (7.14%) Cisco
12 2 (7.14%) ADSL
12 2 (7.14%) LAN
12 2 (7.14%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) DNS
2 19 (67.86%) DHCP
3 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.71%) VPN
5 2 (7.14%) SAN
5 2 (7.14%) ADSL
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 2 (7.14%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
General
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Technical Support
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Systems Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Systems Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) HPUX
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.14%) Change Management
2 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 2 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CCNA
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.14%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Terminal Server
1 2 (7.14%) DFS Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) HP
2 6 (21.43%) EMC
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Sophos
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Car/Allowance + too many to mention
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and Healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago