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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 16 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.90% 12.57% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 41.38% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 2
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
8 58 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.90% 30.37% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 54 33
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

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 29 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Colchester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) Clustering
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) MS Office
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) NetApp
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) WSUS
6 4 (26.67%) SCCM
6 4 (26.67%) SCOM
6 4 (26.67%) Office 365
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (13.33%) Nagios
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) JBoss
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) vSphere
8 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
9 1 (6.67%) Google Apps

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Assistant
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) WSUS
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Google
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