The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.95% 10.86% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 86.36% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £19,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
UK

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

System Software Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.71% 12.57% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 7
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Active Directory
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newry - 1 £19,000 -
Active Directory
UK

Active Directory
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Compaq
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Compaq
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago