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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 51 96 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.42% 8.26% 10.29%
As % of the System Software category 64.56% 63.16% 64.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32 85 96
Median salary £31,498 £26,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.86% -17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £23,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
79 152 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.40% 13.08% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 50 119 150
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -38.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Colchester -1 8 £43,750 +0.57% 1
Harlow +1 5 £31,250 -16.66%
Saffron Walden - 5 £31,498 -
Thurrock - 4 £40,000 -
Brentwood +10 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Witham -4 2 - -
Basildon +7 1 £30,000 +22.44%
Chelmsford -16 1 £36,500 -36.52%
Halstead - 1 £33,000 -
Tilbury - 1 £20,500 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 73 (73.74%) Windows
2 47 (47.47%) Windows Server
3 42 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 38 (38.38%) VMware
5 34 (34.34%) MS Exchange
6 30 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (29.29%) Firewall
8 28 (28.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (25.25%) SAN
9 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (24.24%) SQL Server
11 23 (23.23%) SQL
12 22 (22.22%) DNS
12 22 (22.22%) Office 365
13 21 (21.21%) Windows 7
13 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (21.21%) SCCM
14 20 (20.20%) Web Services
14 20 (20.20%) Citrix
15 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (18.18%) Linux
15 18 (18.18%) Windows 8
16 16 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (16.16%) Cisco
17 15 (15.15%) ITIL
17 15 (15.15%) C
17 15 (15.15%) TDD
17 15 (15.15%) Scrum
17 15 (15.15%) Windows 10

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 34 (34.34%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (14.14%) IIS
4 11 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 9 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (8.08%) JBoss
7 7 (7.07%) Apache
8 4 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.03%) Skype for Business
10 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (14.14%) MS Office
2 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) assyst
2 1 (1.01%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.22%) Office 365
2 16 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.03%) iTunes
5 3 (3.03%) SaaS
6 2 (2.02%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.29%) Firewall
2 25 (25.25%) SAN
3 22 (22.22%) DNS
4 14 (14.14%) TCP/IP
5 13 (13.13%) iSCSI
5 13 (13.13%) LAN
6 12 (12.12%) WAN
7 11 (11.11%) VPN
8 8 (8.08%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (7.07%) VoIP
10 6 (6.06%) DHCP
10 6 (6.06%) HTTP
10 6 (6.06%) Internet
10 6 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (6.06%) Skype
11 5 (5.05%) LDAP
11 5 (5.05%) NAS
11 5 (5.05%) NetScaler
11 5 (5.05%) SNMP
12 4 (4.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) RDBMS
2 12 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.11%) GIS
4 7 (7.07%) JasperReports
5 5 (5.05%) MySQL
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) JUnit
2 11 (11.11%) ClearQuest
2 11 (11.11%) CruiseControl
2 11 (11.11%) FishEye
2 11 (11.11%) Hudson
2 11 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.11%) JIRA
2 11 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 7 (7.07%) Ant
3 7 (7.07%) Maven
4 5 (5.05%) Selenium
4 5 (5.05%) SoapUI
4 5 (5.05%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.01%) Subversion
5 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Retail
3 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Front Office
6 1 (1.01%) Automotive
6 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (19.19%) Support Engineer
3 15 (15.15%) IT Support
4 12 (12.12%) Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Support
7 8 (8.08%) IT Manager
7 8 (8.08%) Support Manager
8 7 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Administrator
9 6 (6.06%) Desktop Support
9 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) IT Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Java Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) Web Services
2 13 (13.13%) CSS
3 12 (12.12%) GWT
3 12 (12.12%) Middleware
3 12 (12.12%) REST
4 7 (7.07%) .NET
4 7 (7.07%) Ajax
4 7 (7.07%) Apache Flex
4 7 (7.07%) AWT
4 7 (7.07%) Hibernate
4 7 (7.07%) JMS
4 7 (7.07%) JSON
4 7 (7.07%) Spring
4 7 (7.07%) Swing
5 6 (6.06%) HTML
6 5 (5.05%) EDI
6 5 (5.05%) RESTful
6 5 (5.05%) SOAP
7 4 (4.04%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.08%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.05%) N-Tier
5 5 (5.05%) Replication
6 3 (3.03%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) CMDB
8 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 73 (73.74%) Windows
2 47 (47.47%) Windows Server
3 28 (28.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (21.21%) Windows 7
6 18 (18.18%) Linux
6 18 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (15.15%) Windows 10
8 10 (10.10%) Ubuntu
9 7 (7.07%) Mac OS X
10 6 (6.06%) Unix
11 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.02%) Android
12 2 (2.02%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.01%) Debian
13 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.15%) ITIL
2 15 (15.15%) Scrum
2 15 (15.15%) TDD
3 12 (12.12%) OO
4 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (11.11%) DevOps
4 11 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
4 11 (11.11%) Kanban
4 11 (11.11%) Open Source
4 11 (11.11%) UML
5 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (8.08%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.07%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.06%) Change Control
8 6 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.05%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (5.05%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (5.05%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.23%) SQL
2 15 (15.15%) C
3 14 (14.14%) Java
4 11 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.06%) C#
6 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.05%) Perl
6 5 (5.05%) Python
7 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.04%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.03%) VB
9 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.01%) Tcl
10 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.01%) VB6
10 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.03%) MCSE
4 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.02%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.02%) MCITP
4 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.02%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 30 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.10%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 8 (8.08%) vSphere
4 8 (8.08%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.05%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.04%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.03%) XenApp
8 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (21.21%) SCCM
2 7 (7.07%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.05%) Ansible
3 5 (5.05%) CFEngine
3 5 (5.05%) Nagios
3 5 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.05%) Puppet
3 5 (5.05%) WSUS
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.01%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 38 (38.38%) VMware
3 20 (20.20%) Citrix
4 16 (16.16%) Cisco
5 11 (11.11%) Atlassian
6 9 (9.09%) Intel Security
7 8 (8.08%) Adobe
7 8 (8.08%) Apple
7 8 (8.08%) EMC
7 8 (8.08%) HP
8 7 (7.07%) Google
8 7 (7.07%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.06%) Clearswift
9 6 (6.06%) Sophos
10 5 (5.05%) Symantec
10 5 (5.05%) Veeam
10 5 (5.05%) WatchGuard
11 4 (4.04%) NetApp
11 4 (4.04%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.03%) SAP
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