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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 39 20
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 11 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.57% 1.85% 8.70%
As % of the System Software category 64.71% 23.08% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 14
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
17 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.78% 8.02% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 20
Median salary £40,000 £26,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Active Directory
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +20 10 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Newry - 1 £32,500 -
Active Directory
UK

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) XenApp
4 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (35.29%) Skype for Business
4 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 6 (35.29%) Office 365
4 6 (35.29%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) Back Office
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (29.41%) Yammer
5 5 (29.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (29.41%) OneDrive
5 5 (29.41%) Presales
5 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
5 5 (29.41%) IaaS
5 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (29.41%) SCCM
5 5 (29.41%) SCOM
5 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (29.41%) SaaS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (35.29%) Skype for Business
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (29.41%) IaaS
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (29.41%) OneDrive
2 5 (29.41%) PaaS
2 5 (29.41%) SaaS
2 5 (29.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 3 (17.65%) SMTP
2 3 (17.65%) SNMP
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (29.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Cloud Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Information Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) DBA
7 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
1 3 (17.65%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 5 (29.41%) Presales
3 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Security
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
1 3 (17.65%) Perl
1 3 (17.65%) Python
1 3 (17.65%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) EMC Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (41.18%) XenApp
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
3 3 (17.65%) VirtualBox
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) Firmware
5 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
1 5 (29.41%) SCOM
2 3 (17.65%) Cacti
2 3 (17.65%) logstash
2 3 (17.65%) Nagios
2 3 (17.65%) Pingdom
2 3 (17.65%) Rsyslog
3 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) CommVault
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Novell
5 1 (5.88%) Sun
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