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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 11 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.40% 3.13% 6.10%
As % of the System Software category 40.74% 55.56% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
Average salary £32,000 £32,076 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.23% -8.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £32,076 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £46,000 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
27 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.61% 5.63% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 18
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £32,076 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,500 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Colchester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 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 26 (72.22%) MS Office
2 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
3 21 (58.33%) ITIL
4 20 (55.56%) Citrix
5 19 (52.78%) Windows
6 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 18 (50.00%) Incident Management
7 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (41.67%) VoIP
8 13 (36.11%) Problem Management
8 13 (36.11%) Change Control
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
11 8 (22.22%) Finance
12 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
13 5 (13.89%) LANDesk
13 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (13.89%) MCSA
14 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
14 4 (11.11%) VMware
14 4 (11.11%) Document Management
14 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
15 3 (8.33%) Coaching
15 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
15 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
15 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
15 3 (8.33%) Service Management
15 3 (8.33%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Lync
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (72.22%) MS Office
2 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) VoIP
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) Intranet
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Analyst
2 17 (47.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 17 (47.22%) Service Analyst
3 15 (41.67%) Help Desk Support
4 9 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) IT Support
6 4 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.78%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) ITIL
2 18 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 13 (36.11%) Problem Management
3 13 (36.11%) Change Control
4 4 (11.11%) Document Management
5 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.33%) Coaching
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.89%) MCSA
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Citrix
2 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) LANDesk
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) Pegasus
7 1 (2.78%) Google
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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