The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 51 96 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.83% 6.91% 9.81%
As % of the System Software category 54.84% 70.59% 58.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39 84 96
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £20,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £53,600
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
93 136 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.82% 9.78% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 65 110 172
Median salary £41,500 £30,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.06% -25.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Essex region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Essex

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Essex

Active Directory
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -12 8 £49,000 +48.48% 1
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Colchester +10 4 £45,000 +63.63%
Harlow - 4 £31,250 - 2
Chelmsford -4 3 £26,000 -20.00%
Billericay +2 2 £33,750 +77.63%
Witham 0 2 - -
Basildon +12 1 £29,500 -6.34%
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Waltham Abbey - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 80 (84.21%) Windows
2 58 (61.05%) Windows Server
3 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
4 45 (47.37%) VMware
5 40 (42.11%) MS Exchange
6 34 (35.79%) DNS
7 30 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (30.53%) Citrix
9 28 (29.47%) ITIL
9 28 (29.47%) SQL
10 26 (27.37%) SAN
10 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (26.32%) Office 365
12 24 (25.26%) Firewall
12 24 (25.26%) Finance
12 24 (25.26%) TCP/IP
13 23 (24.21%) SCCM
13 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 22 (23.16%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (21.05%) Cisco
16 19 (20.00%) DHCP
16 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 16 (16.84%) Windows 8
18 15 (15.79%) Windows 7
18 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
19 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
19 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
20 13 (13.68%) IIS
20 13 (13.68%) WAN
21 12 (12.63%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 40 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 22 (23.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.68%) IIS
4 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
5 9 (9.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
10 1 (1.05%) Apache
10 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (1.05%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
1 9 (9.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.32%) Office 365
2 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.16%) iTunes
5 3 (3.16%) SaaS
6 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.79%) DNS
2 26 (27.37%) SAN
3 24 (25.26%) Firewall
3 24 (25.26%) TCP/IP
4 19 (20.00%) DHCP
5 13 (13.68%) WAN
6 12 (12.63%) LAN
7 10 (10.53%) Internet
8 9 (9.47%) iSCSI
9 8 (8.42%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (8.42%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (8.42%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (8.42%) VPN
10 5 (5.26%) NetScaler
10 5 (5.26%) SNMP
10 5 (5.26%) VoIP
11 4 (4.21%) LDAP
11 4 (4.21%) Skype
12 3 (3.16%) FTP
13 2 (2.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (5.26%) MySQL
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.11%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.05%) GIS
6 1 (1.05%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.05%) Ant
2 1 (1.05%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.05%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.05%) FishEye
2 1 (1.05%) Hudson
2 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) JUnit
2 1 (1.05%) Maven
2 1 (1.05%) Subversion
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (14.74%) Analyst
3 13 (13.68%) IT Support
4 11 (11.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (9.47%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (9.47%) Administrator
7 8 (8.42%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Applications Support
8 7 (7.37%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Support Manager
10 5 (5.26%) Business Manager
10 5 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) IT Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) IT Manager
10 5 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.53%) CSS
2 9 (9.47%) HTML
3 8 (8.42%) Web Services
4 5 (5.26%) .NET
4 5 (5.26%) EDI
4 5 (5.26%) jQuery
5 4 (4.21%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.21%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.05%) Ajax
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.05%) AWT
6 1 (1.05%) GWT
6 1 (1.05%) JMS
6 1 (1.05%) JSON
6 1 (1.05%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (1.05%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.05%) REST
6 1 (1.05%) Spring
6 1 (1.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Blackberry
1 9 (9.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.21%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.16%) Replication
4 2 (2.11%) CMDB
4 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.11%) iPhone
4 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.05%) BYOD
5 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.05%) iPad
5 1 (1.05%) Statistics
5 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 80 (84.21%) Windows
2 58 (61.05%) Windows Server
3 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (16.84%) Windows 8
6 15 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (12.63%) Linux
9 7 (7.37%) Windows 10
10 5 (5.26%) Mac OS X
10 5 (5.26%) Ubuntu
11 4 (4.21%) Android
11 4 (4.21%) Unix
12 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.05%) Debian
13 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) ITIL
2 11 (11.58%) Change Control
3 9 (9.47%) Change Management
4 7 (7.37%) Document Management
4 7 (7.37%) Security Patching
4 7 (7.37%) Workflow
5 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (5.26%) Operations Management
5 5 (5.26%) Scrum
5 5 (5.26%) TDD
6 4 (4.21%) Analytics
6 4 (4.21%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.21%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (4.21%) Data Analytics
6 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.16%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.16%) Investment Management
8 2 (2.11%) Project Management
8 2 (2.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.47%) SQL
2 12 (12.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.32%) VB
4 5 (5.26%) C#
4 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.21%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.16%) C
6 3 (3.16%) VBScript
7 2 (2.11%) Java
8 1 (1.05%) Tcl
8 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.05%) VB6
8 1 (1.05%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.21%) Degree
3 3 (3.16%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.11%) MCITP
4 2 (2.11%) MCP
4 2 (2.11%) MCSE
4 2 (2.11%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) HL7
System Software
1 30 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (8.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 8 (8.42%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (8.42%) VMware ESX
4 8 (8.42%) XenApp
4 8 (8.42%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.21%) Xen
6 3 (3.16%) MetaFrame
7 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (24.21%) SCCM
2 10 (10.53%) WSUS
3 7 (7.37%) Backup Exec
4 5 (5.26%) Nagios
5 4 (4.21%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (3.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.11%) SCOM
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
2 45 (47.37%) VMware
3 29 (30.53%) Citrix
4 20 (21.05%) Cisco
5 9 (9.47%) EMC
6 8 (8.42%) Clearswift
6 8 (8.42%) HP
6 8 (8.42%) NetApp
6 8 (8.42%) SolarWinds
6 8 (8.42%) Sophos
7 7 (7.37%) Intel Security
7 7 (7.37%) Thunderhead
8 6 (6.32%) Apple
9 5 (5.26%) Symantec
9 5 (5.26%) WatchGuard
10 4 (4.21%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.21%) CA
10 4 (4.21%) Kaspersky
10 4 (4.21%) Proofpoint
10 4 (4.21%) SAP
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