The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 20 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.85% 3.72% 5.80%
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 46.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 5
Average salary £26,000 £27,875 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.72% -46.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,375 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,375 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
System Software Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 13.79% 7.98% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 11
Average salary £26,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.21% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £44,050 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Active Directory
UK

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 11 July 2014. 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
County Antrim +13 20 £26,000 -6.72% 1
Active Directory
UK

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
3 27 (87.10%) ITIL
4 25 (80.65%) DHCP
4 25 (80.65%) DNS
4 25 (80.65%) Veritas
4 25 (80.65%) Firewall
5 24 (77.42%) NetBackup
5 24 (77.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (77.42%) VMware
5 24 (77.42%) VMware ESX
5 24 (77.42%) Sophos
6 23 (74.19%) SC Cleared
6 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
7 20 (64.52%) Symantec
8 19 (61.29%) SAN
8 19 (61.29%) Citrix
8 19 (61.29%) IIS
8 19 (61.29%) NAS
8 19 (61.29%) vSphere
8 19 (61.29%) ITIL V3
8 19 (61.29%) Clustering
8 19 (61.29%) Backup Exec
8 19 (61.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
9 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 19 (61.29%) IIS
2 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) DHCP
1 25 (80.65%) DNS
1 25 (80.65%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) NAS
2 19 (61.29%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) CTI
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Clustering
2 6 (19.35%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) ITIL
2 24 (77.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (61.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (61.29%) ITIL V3
4 8 (25.81%) Capacity Management
4 8 (25.81%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Fault Management
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) SC Cleared
1 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MCDST
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) VMware ESX
2 19 (61.29%) vSphere
3 8 (25.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (77.42%) NetBackup
2 19 (61.29%) Backup Exec
3 14 (45.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (16.13%) WSUS
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) Veritas
3 24 (77.42%) Sophos
3 24 (77.42%) VMware
4 20 (64.52%) Symantec
5 19 (61.29%) Citrix
6 5 (16.13%) CommVault
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
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