The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 11 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 5.02% 8.33% 2.96%
As % of the System Software category 16.18% 85.71% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 6
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% +30.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £25,050 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £32,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,657 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +3.56%
System Software Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 31.05% 9.72% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 61 14 15
Average salary £50,000 £30,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.93% -27.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,350 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Essex

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Colchester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (35.00%) vSphere
5 6 (30.00%) Capacity Management
5 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (30.00%) MS Office
5 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (25.00%) JBoss
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) SAN
6 5 (25.00%) NetApp
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) LANDesk
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (20.00%) MCSA
8 3 (15.00%) MCSE
8 3 (15.00%) IIS
8 3 (15.00%) MCP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (15.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) NAS
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Document Management
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) VBScript
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSA
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) vSphere
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) NetApp
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) JBoss
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 3 (15.00%) Kaspersky
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 24 days ago
Colchester
Premier Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago