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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 10.13% 6.67% 9.92%
As % of the System Software category 94.12% 20.34% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 12
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £24,600 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
17 59 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 10.76% 32.78% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 52 14
Average salary £33,500 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.47% +53.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £42,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Colchester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 22 (61.11%) MS Office
3 21 (58.33%) Citrix
4 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 17 (47.22%) ITIL
5 17 (47.22%) Finance
6 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
7 13 (36.11%) VoIP
8 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (30.56%) MCSA
9 11 (30.56%) VMware
10 9 (25.00%) DNS
11 8 (22.22%) SAN
11 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
11 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
13 6 (16.67%) Document Management
13 6 (16.67%) WSUS
13 6 (16.67%) SCCM
13 6 (16.67%) SCOM
14 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (13.89%) Clustering
14 5 (13.89%) DHCP
15 4 (11.11%) Firewall
15 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (61.11%) MS Office
1 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) VoIP
2 9 (25.00%) DNS
3 8 (22.22%) SAN
4 5 (13.89%) DHCP
5 4 (11.11%) Firewall
6 3 (8.33%) LAN
7 2 (5.56%) Internet
7 2 (5.56%) WAN
8 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.78%) VPN
8 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Support Analyst
3 13 (36.11%) Service Analyst
3 13 (36.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (2.78%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.89%) Clustering
4 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 6 (16.67%) Document Management
4 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Data Privacy
5 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.78%) Time Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) MCSA
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Xen
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) WSUS
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
1 6 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Citrix
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
5 1 (2.78%) Websense
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