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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 11 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 22 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 11.34% 12.02% 3.49%
As % of the System Software category 48.89% 66.67% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 8
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -19.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
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
45 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 23.20% 18.03% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 9
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £49,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Halifax

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (77.42%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 19 (61.29%) ITIL
4 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
5 17 (54.84%) VMware
6 13 (41.94%) HP
6 13 (41.94%) EMC
6 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (38.71%) SCCM
7 12 (38.71%) SCOM
8 11 (35.48%) Lync
8 11 (35.48%) DNS
9 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (32.26%) Symantec
10 9 (29.03%) Project Management
10 9 (29.03%) Dell
10 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
10 9 (29.03%) NetBackup
10 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (29.03%) MSMQ
11 8 (25.81%) DHCP
12 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
13 5 (16.13%) MS Office
13 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
14 3 (9.68%) Citrix
14 3 (9.68%) Apple
14 3 (9.68%) Sophos
14 3 (9.68%) VPN
14 3 (9.68%) HPUX

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
2 11 (35.48%) Lync
3 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) DHCP
3 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 2 (6.45%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) IPsec
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Technical Support
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Support Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Network Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
3 3 (9.68%) HPUX
3 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Change Management
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
3 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.23%) Line Management
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Security Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) HND
1 1 (3.23%) MCSE
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) SCCM
1 12 (38.71%) SCOM
2 9 (29.03%) NetBackup
3 3 (9.68%) WSUS
4 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) HP
3 13 (41.94%) EMC
4 10 (32.26%) Symantec
5 9 (29.03%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) Apple
6 3 (9.68%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.23%) ScanSafe
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) McAfee
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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