The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 14 30
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.64% 10.61% 4.00%
As % of the System Software category 35.00% 66.67% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 4
Median salary £27,500 £36,250 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.13% +40.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £30,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £50,000 £32,450
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - -4.41%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 20 21 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 13.25% 15.91% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 10
Median salary £32,500 £38,750 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.12% +37.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Belfast

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Belfast

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Belfast over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (27.27%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (27.27%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (27.27%) MCDST
6 3 (27.27%) MCITP
6 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) MCP
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (27.27%) MCSA
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Apple
6 3 (27.27%) Reuters
6 3 (27.27%) Bloomberg

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Fintech
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
2 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
4 1 (9.09%) Global Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) MCDST
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
1 3 (27.27%) MCP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSA
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) CCSA
2 2 (18.18%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (9.09%) DFS Replication
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (27.27%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Apple
3 3 (27.27%) Bloomberg
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Remedy
3 3 (27.27%) Reuters
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Meraki
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