The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Highlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank - 4 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 0 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 52.38% -
As % of the System Software category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
System Software Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 14.29% 52.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Scotland

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 12 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) NetWare
2 2 (66.67%) Novell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Novell eDirectory

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) NetWare
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Novell eDirectory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Novell
2 1 (33.33%) VMware