The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank - 4 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 10.00% -
As % of the System Software category - 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Highlands region.

System Software Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 20.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Highlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Highlands region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in the Highlands

Active Directory
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle