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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.98% 4.72% -
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 46.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -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
12 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.98% 10.24% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 1
Average salary £22,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 2 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Halifax

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) DNS
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (77.27%) TCP/IP
4 15 (68.18%) DHCP
4 15 (68.18%) MS Office
5 5 (22.73%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) EMC
6 4 (18.18%) VMware
6 4 (18.18%) SCCM
7 3 (13.64%) SCOM
7 3 (13.64%) HPUX
8 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
8 2 (9.09%) Change Management
8 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (9.09%) SAN
8 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 2 (9.09%) Lync
8 2 (9.09%) Legal
9 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
9 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
9 1 (4.55%) Sophos
9 1 (4.55%) CCNA
9 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (68.18%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) DNS
2 17 (77.27%) TCP/IP
3 15 (68.18%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) ADSL
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Technical Support
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) HPUX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL
1 2 (9.09%) Change Management
1 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
1 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) VBScript
1 1 (4.55%) VB
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
1 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) EMC
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Sophos