The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Inverness region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 4 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Inverness 12.50% - 15.79%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.51%
Active Directory
Highlands

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

System Software Category
Inverness
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Inverness 18.75% 41.67% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +140.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Inverness

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Inverness

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Inverness

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Inverness

Active Directory
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Inverness

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Inverness 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%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Inverness by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Inverness 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 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle