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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 16 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.34% 11.05% 2.84%
As % of the System Software category 72.73% 86.96% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 9
Median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
11 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 10.09% 12.71% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 14
Median salary £22,500 £25,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £57,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) MS Office
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Line Management
7 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
7 3 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (20.00%) MSMQ
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) Dell
7 3 (20.00%) EMC
7 3 (20.00%) VoIP
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) ERP
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) ICT Officer
4 2 (13.33%) ICT Support
4 2 (13.33%) ICT Support Officer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.67%) Android
7 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Line Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Email Filtering
3 1 (6.67%) ISMS
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Server
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Symantec
5 3 (20.00%) Dell
5 3 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
6 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
6 2 (13.33%) Veritas
7 1 (6.67%) Sage