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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 7.69% 1.97% 2.75%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 21.43% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Active Directory
Essex

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
33 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.08% 9.21% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 16
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 2 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Colchester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 24 (75.00%) MS Office
2 20 (62.50%) ITIL
3 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
4 17 (53.13%) Citrix
5 16 (50.00%) Windows
6 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
7 14 (43.75%) VoIP
7 14 (43.75%) Incident Management
7 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 11 (34.38%) Change Control
9 11 (34.38%) Problem Management
10 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
11 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
12 6 (18.75%) MCSA
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (18.75%) Finance
13 5 (15.63%) LANDesk
14 4 (12.50%) VMware
14 4 (12.50%) Service Management
15 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
15 3 (9.38%) Coaching
15 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
15 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
16 2 (6.25%) Document Management
16 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
16 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
16 2 (6.25%) Firewall
16 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
2 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (75.00%) MS Office
2 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Analyst
2 16 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 16 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (40.63%) Help Desk Support
4 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) IT Support
6 3 (9.38%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.13%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) ITIL
2 14 (43.75%) Incident Management
3 11 (34.38%) Problem Management
3 11 (34.38%) Change Control
4 4 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) Coaching
6 2 (6.25%) Document Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
2 1 (3.13%) C
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) MCSA
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.25%) MCP
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
1 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Citrix
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) LANDesk
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Pegasus
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) JBoss
6 1 (3.13%) Apple
6 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
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