The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 28 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.68% 6.87% -
As % of the System Software category 36.11% 75.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Median salary £30,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% -  

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 36 12 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 12.95% 9.16% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 6
Median salary £23,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.78% -5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 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 in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Northern Ireland

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory 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 25 March 2017. 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 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 -10 5 £23,500 -28.78% 3
County Armagh - 5 £47,500 -
County Tyrone - 3 £23,500 -
Active Directory
UK

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) VPN
4 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
4 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
5 8 (42.11%) Change Control
5 8 (42.11%) Office 365
5 8 (42.11%) CCNA
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (42.11%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
6 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) MCITP
7 6 (31.58%) Google
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (31.58%) Skype for Business
7 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (31.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (31.58%) Public Cloud
7 6 (31.58%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement

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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Skype for Business
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Project
2 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Office 365
2 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (31.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 6 (31.58%) VoIP
4 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) VLAN
General
1 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Back Office
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Administrator
1 6 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 6 (31.58%) Public Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Fintech
4 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Change Control
2 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (31.58%) ERP
3 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
4 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) System Testing
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (36.84%) MCITP
4 6 (31.58%) HND
4 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (26.32%) CCNP
5 5 (26.32%) MCSE
6 3 (15.79%) MCSA
7 2 (10.53%) CCSA
7 2 (10.53%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (10.53%) CISSP
7 2 (10.53%) MCDST
7 2 (10.53%) MCP
8 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) GCP
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (31.58%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (10.53%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) Google
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Apple
5 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.53%) Remedy
5 2 (10.53%) Reuters
6 1 (5.26%) Polycom
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam
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