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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 45 90 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.42% 6.97% 7.37%
As % of the System Software category 72.58% 70.31% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 72 56
Median salary £41,500 £32,250 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.68% +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
62 128 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.08% 9.91% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 105 125
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -10 10 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Chelmsford +2 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Harlow +4 6 £43,750 -
Colchester -5 5 £50,000 +69.49% 2
Witham -1 2 - -
Billericay - 2 £33,750 -
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 100 (90.09%) Windows
2 65 (58.56%) Microsoft
3 61 (54.95%) Windows Server
4 44 (39.64%) VMware
5 40 (36.04%) ITIL
5 40 (36.04%) MS Exchange
6 38 (34.23%) DNS
7 35 (31.53%) DHCP
8 34 (30.63%) Office 365
9 30 (27.03%) Windows 7
10 29 (26.13%) MS Office
11 28 (25.23%) TCP/IP
11 28 (25.23%) Windows 8
11 28 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (21.62%) Citrix
12 24 (21.62%) SQL
12 24 (21.62%) Finance
13 22 (19.82%) SAN
14 21 (18.92%) Firewall
14 21 (18.92%) SCCM
15 20 (18.02%) Cisco
16 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
16 19 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2010
16 19 (17.12%) Windows 10
17 18 (16.22%) Linux
17 18 (16.22%) SLA
17 18 (16.22%) Blackberry
18 16 (14.41%) Hyper-V

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 (36.04%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
5 11 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (6.31%) IIS
8 4 (3.60%) JBoss
8 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.70%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 29 (26.13%) MS Office
2 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) assyst
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (30.63%) Office 365
2 11 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.70%) SaaS
5 2 (1.80%) iTunes
6 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (34.23%) DNS
2 35 (31.53%) DHCP
3 28 (25.23%) TCP/IP
4 22 (19.82%) SAN
5 21 (18.92%) Firewall
6 11 (9.91%) Internet
6 11 (9.91%) SMTP
6 11 (9.91%) VPN
7 10 (9.01%) WAN
8 9 (8.11%) LAN
9 7 (6.31%) Wireless
10 6 (5.41%) DMZ
10 6 (5.41%) IMAP
10 6 (5.41%) NAS
10 6 (5.41%) VLAN
11 5 (4.50%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (4.50%) FTP
11 5 (4.50%) HTTP
11 5 (4.50%) HTTPS
11 5 (4.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.80%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) German Language
3 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Automotive
4 2 (1.80%) Front Office
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
4 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (21.62%) Analyst
2 16 (14.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (14.41%) Support Engineer
3 15 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (12.61%) IT Support
5 13 (11.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (10.81%) IT Engineer
6 12 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) Support Analyst
7 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (9.01%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (8.11%) Administrator
9 9 (8.11%) Service Analyst
10 8 (7.21%) Senior Support Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (6.31%) Applications Support
11 7 (6.31%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (6.31%) IT Analyst
11 7 (6.31%) Senior IT Engineer
11 7 (6.31%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) MAPI
1 6 (5.41%) Web Services
2 4 (3.60%) CSS
2 4 (3.60%) HTML
2 4 (3.60%) jQuery
3 1 (0.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Blackberry
2 10 (9.01%) iPhone
3 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.21%) Replication
4 6 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.41%) PDA
4 6 (5.41%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.70%) CMDB
5 3 (2.70%) iPad
5 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.80%) BYOD
6 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.90%) Handset
7 1 (0.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 100 (90.09%) Windows
2 61 (54.95%) Windows Server
3 30 (27.03%) Windows 7
4 28 (25.23%) Windows 8
4 28 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (17.12%) Windows 10
7 18 (16.22%) Linux
8 13 (11.71%) Android
9 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (6.31%) Windows XP
11 6 (5.41%) Windows Vista
12 5 (4.50%) Mac OS
13 4 (3.60%) Windows Phone
14 3 (2.70%) Unix
15 1 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) ITIL
2 10 (9.01%) Workflow
3 8 (7.21%) Change Control
3 8 (7.21%) Change Management
4 7 (6.31%) Document Management
4 7 (6.31%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (6.31%) Security Patching
5 6 (5.41%) Logistics
5 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.41%) Time Management
6 5 (4.50%) Business Continuity
6 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
6 5 (4.50%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (4.50%) ITIL V3
6 5 (4.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.70%) Data Protection
7 3 (2.70%) Investment Management
7 3 (2.70%) Project Management
7 3 (2.70%) Security Management
8 2 (1.80%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.62%) SQL
2 15 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.41%) VB
3 6 (5.41%) VBScript
4 4 (3.60%) Java
5 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.90%) KiXtart
6 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) MCP
2 6 (5.41%) A+ Certification
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.41%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.60%) Degree
3 4 (3.60%) MCSE
3 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.90%) MCITP
6 1 (0.90%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.22%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.90%) HL7
4 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.41%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.11%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (7.21%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.31%) XenApp
6 6 (5.41%) NFS
6 6 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (3.60%) vSphere
7 4 (3.60%) Xen
8 3 (2.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (2.70%) MetaFrame
8 3 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (18.92%) SCCM
2 8 (7.21%) Backup Exec
3 7 (6.31%) WSUS
4 4 (3.60%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.80%) SCOM
5 2 (1.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 65 (58.56%) Microsoft
2 44 (39.64%) VMware
3 24 (21.62%) Citrix
4 20 (18.02%) Cisco
5 11 (9.91%) Apple
6 9 (8.11%) NetApp
7 8 (7.21%) Intel Security
7 8 (7.21%) Veeam
8 7 (6.31%) Clearswift
8 7 (6.31%) Draytek
8 7 (6.31%) Remedy
8 7 (6.31%) Symantec
8 7 (6.31%) Thunderhead
9 6 (5.41%) Progress
9 6 (5.41%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.50%) Proofpoint
10 5 (4.50%) ServiceNow
11 4 (3.60%) CA
11 4 (3.60%) EMC
11 4 (3.60%) Oracle
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 per annum dependin
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Brentwood
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Montash Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago