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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.55% 9.72% 8.57%
As % of the System Software category 41.67% 60.87% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 11
Median salary £50,000 £29,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.49% -7.81%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
12 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.51% 15.97% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 23
Median salary £41,250 £31,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £23,600 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
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 30 September 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Colchester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Office 365
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) NetApp
5 8 (42.11%) SCCM
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) MS Office
8 5 (26.32%) German Language
8 5 (26.32%) Time Management
8 5 (26.32%) Mac OS
8 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
8 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) DHCP
8 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
8 5 (26.32%) ServiceNow
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (15.79%) Change Control
10 3 (15.79%) vSphere
10 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
10 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) Java
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle
10 3 (15.79%) JBoss

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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Office 365
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) iTunes
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
General
1 5 (26.32%) German Language
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) IT Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Service Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support
6 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Mac OS
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.53%) Android
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
1 5 (26.32%) Time Management
2 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (10.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) NetApp
4 5 (26.32%) ServiceNow
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Apple
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Clearswift
6 2 (10.53%) F5
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Infoblox
6 2 (10.53%) Kofax
6 2 (10.53%) Proofpoint
6 2 (10.53%) Symantec