The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Essex / Colchester
Rank 38 34 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.40% 6.34% 17.65%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 51.43% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 22
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +1.56%
UK excluding London median salary £32,115 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.18% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

System Software Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 5.99% 12.32% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 31
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,375 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester 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 Colchester

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Colchester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Apple
2 6 (85.71%) Clearswift
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) assyst
4 4 (57.14%) Smartphone
4 4 (57.14%) Proofpoint
4 4 (57.14%) Infoblox
4 4 (57.14%) F5
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (57.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (57.14%) iTunes
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 6 (85.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) iTunes
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Messaging Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobility Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Messaging Support
3 2 (28.57%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 4 (57.14%) Smartphone
3 2 (28.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Apple
1 6 (85.71%) Clearswift
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Infoblox
3 4 (57.14%) Proofpoint
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Kofax
4 2 (28.57%) VMware