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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.45% 6.86% 4.69%
As % of the System Software category 90.00% 100.00% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Average salary £36,500 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.22% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £49,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -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
10 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.06% 6.86% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 10
Average salary £36,500 £22,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.22% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £49,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Halifax

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 28 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 27 (90.00%) ITIL
3 25 (83.33%) Windows
4 18 (60.00%) MS Office
4 18 (60.00%) VMware
5 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (36.67%) SharePoint
7 11 (36.67%) SQL
8 7 (23.33%) Service Management
8 7 (23.33%) MOS
8 7 (23.33%) MCDST
8 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
9 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.33%) VPN
10 4 (13.33%) MCP
10 4 (13.33%) MCSE
10 4 (13.33%) A+ Certification
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (13.33%) Line Management
10 4 (13.33%) Degree
10 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (10.00%) VMware Server
11 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (10.00%) SAN
11 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (36.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Office
2 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (13.33%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) VoIP
3 2 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) IT Support
2 12 (40.00%) Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Service Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Support Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Technical Support
5 7 (23.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 7 (23.33%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (23.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Service Management
3 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (13.33%) Line Management
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Security Management
5 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (23.33%) MOS
2 7 (23.33%) MCDST
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) A+ Certification
3 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 4 (13.33%) MCSE
4 3 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Veritas
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (3.33%) HP
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