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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.18% 13.55% 5.70%
As % of the System Software category 48.48% 75.00% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 8
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £24,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +29.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 12.74% 18.06% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 24
Average salary £34,000 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 12 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Colchester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) Windows 7
3 15 (53.57%) ITIL
4 14 (50.00%) MS Office
5 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
7 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (32.14%) MCP
8 9 (32.14%) VoIP
8 9 (32.14%) Citrix
8 9 (32.14%) Firewall
9 8 (28.57%) Migration
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (28.57%) DNS
9 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 7 (25.00%) Office 365
10 7 (25.00%) Degree
10 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 7 (25.00%) MCSA
11 6 (21.43%) VMware
11 6 (21.43%) Finance
11 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
11 6 (21.43%) Banking
11 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
12 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (17.86%) Law
12 5 (17.86%) Legal
12 5 (17.86%) DHCP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Office
2 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.57%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
1 9 (32.14%) VoIP
2 8 (28.57%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) DHCP
3 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.71%) VPN
5 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) FTP
6 1 (3.57%) IMAP
6 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) POP3
6 1 (3.57%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) Softphone
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (21.43%) Banking
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Law
2 5 (17.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) IT Support
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 7 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 7 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Service Support Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Support Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows 7
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) Mac OS
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
8 2 (7.14%) Linux
9 1 (3.57%) Android
9 1 (3.57%) Debian
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Migration
3 5 (17.86%) Coaching
4 4 (14.29%) Document Management
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Email Management
6 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) MCP
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (25.00%) Degree
3 7 (25.00%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 3 (10.71%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Apple
4 2 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Acronis
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
5 1 (3.57%) AVG
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Draytek
5 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky
5 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
5 1 (3.57%) Sage
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) Synology
5 1 (3.57%) Toshiba
5 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro
5 1 (3.57%) Veeam
5 1 (3.57%) ZyXEL
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago