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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 37 7
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -30
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 20 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 11.49% 3.13% 19.28%
As % of the System Software category 86.96% 68.75% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 29
Average salary £23,250 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
23 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 13.22% 4.56% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 35
Average salary £25,000 £24,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -25.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Halifax

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (81.63%) Windows
3 38 (77.55%) ITIL
4 30 (61.22%) VMware
5 21 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (40.82%) Symantec
7 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
9 15 (30.61%) MS Office
9 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (28.57%) SCCM
10 14 (28.57%) EMC
11 13 (26.53%) HP
11 13 (26.53%) VPN
11 13 (26.53%) NetBackup
11 13 (26.53%) SCOM
11 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
11 13 (26.53%) Lync
12 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
12 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (24.49%) SAN
13 9 (18.37%) SQL
14 8 (16.33%) Citrix
14 8 (16.33%) Firewall
14 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
15 7 (14.29%) IPsec
15 7 (14.29%) ScanSafe

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (26.53%) Lync
4 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
5 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 15 (30.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) VPN
2 12 (24.49%) SAN
3 8 (16.33%) Firewall
4 7 (14.29%) IPsec
5 6 (12.24%) Network Security
6 4 (8.16%) VoIP
7 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.04%) DHCP
8 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) IT Support
4 12 (24.49%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Service Analyst
6 9 (18.37%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (18.37%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (14.29%) Security Analyst
8 7 (14.29%) Technical Support
9 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
9 6 (12.24%) Network Analyst
9 6 (12.24%) Technical Support Analyst
9 6 (12.24%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 6 (12.24%) Security Engineer
9 6 (12.24%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (12.24%) Network Security Analyst
9 6 (12.24%) IT Security Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.08%) Android
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (14.29%) Project Management
3 6 (12.24%) Service Management
4 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (10.20%) Line Management
4 5 (10.20%) Security Management
4 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) Information Security
6 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.24%) MOS
2 6 (12.24%) MCDST
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 4 (8.16%) MCSA
5 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) HND
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) SCCM
2 13 (26.53%) NetBackup
2 13 (26.53%) SCOM
3 7 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (61.22%) VMware
3 20 (40.82%) Symantec
4 14 (28.57%) EMC
5 13 (26.53%) HP
6 8 (16.33%) Citrix
7 7 (14.29%) ScanSafe
7 7 (14.29%) Dell
7 7 (14.29%) Cisco
7 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 7 (14.29%) McAfee
8 6 (12.24%) Clearswift
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago