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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 19 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.85% 12.42% 1.09%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 70.37% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 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
7 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.93% 17.65% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 16
Average salary £26,000 £28,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.56% -5.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 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
Newry - 1 £19,000 -
Active Directory
UK

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) Veritas
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) Symantec
5 6 (50.00%) Sophos
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) Clustering
5 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
6 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (33.33%) Citrix
7 4 (33.33%) vSphere
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 4 (33.33%) CCNA
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (25.00%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DHCP
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 2 (16.67%) CTI
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) MGCP
5 1 (8.33%) H.323
5 1 (8.33%) PBX
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) NHS
3 2 (16.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCTS
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
3 3 (25.00%) WSUS
3 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Veritas
4 6 (50.00%) Symantec
4 6 (50.00%) Sophos
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) CommVault
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Compaq
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