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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 75 104 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.87% 8.35% 9.22%
As % of the System Software category 73.53% 69.33% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 67 64 94
Median salary £36,000 £35,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +10.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £33,754 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +4.61%
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
102 150 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.34% 12.04% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 81 91 223
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -5 16 £42,500 - 5
Colchester +2 15 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Chelmsford +15 10 £34,500 -6.12%
Harlow +6 7 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Witham - 2 - -
Saffron Walden +2 1 £40,000 +8.10%
Hockley 0 1 £35,000 -
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 146 (90.68%) Windows
2 115 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 98 (60.87%) Windows Server
4 70 (43.48%) VMware
5 68 (42.24%) MS Office
6 67 (41.61%) MS Exchange
7 61 (37.89%) Windows 7
8 55 (34.16%) DNS
8 55 (34.16%) DHCP
9 54 (33.54%) Cisco
10 52 (32.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 51 (31.68%) MS Excel
11 51 (31.68%) Windows 8
12 47 (29.19%) ITIL
13 46 (28.57%) Windows 10
14 45 (27.95%) TCP/IP
15 44 (27.33%) Firewall
16 43 (26.71%) SQL Server
16 43 (26.71%) Linux
17 42 (26.09%) Citrix
17 42 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
17 42 (26.09%) Hyper-V
18 40 (24.84%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (22.36%) Blackberry
19 36 (22.36%) Office 365
20 35 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
21 34 (21.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 34 (21.12%) Finance
21 34 (21.12%) SAN
22 33 (20.50%) Android

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 67 (41.61%) MS Exchange
2 35 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (21.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 33 (20.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (18.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (9.94%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.48%) JBoss
8 4 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.24%) IIS
9 2 (1.24%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 68 (42.24%) MS Office
2 51 (31.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.62%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 36 (22.36%) Office 365
2 5 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (34.16%) DHCP
1 55 (34.16%) DNS
2 45 (27.95%) TCP/IP
3 44 (27.33%) Firewall
4 34 (21.12%) SAN
5 32 (19.88%) SMTP
6 31 (19.25%) VPN
7 29 (18.01%) IMAP
7 29 (18.01%) VLAN
7 29 (18.01%) Wireless
8 28 (17.39%) DMZ
9 23 (14.29%) NAS
10 7 (4.35%) Internet
11 6 (3.73%) LDAP
12 5 (3.11%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (3.11%) FTP
12 5 (3.11%) WAN
13 4 (2.48%) HTTP
13 4 (2.48%) HTTPS
13 4 (2.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.24%) Big Data
4 1 (0.62%) MS Access
4 1 (0.62%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.62%) MSI
2 1 (0.62%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 34 (21.12%) Finance
2 5 (3.11%) German Language
3 3 (1.86%) Banking
3 3 (1.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.24%) Automotive
4 2 (1.24%) Legal
4 2 (1.24%) Marketing
4 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.62%) French Language
5 1 (0.62%) Front Office
5 1 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (31.68%) Support Engineer
2 33 (20.50%) IT Engineer
3 30 (18.63%) IT Support
4 28 (17.39%) Analyst
4 28 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
5 27 (16.77%) Systems Engineer
6 21 (13.04%) Senior Support Engineer
6 21 (13.04%) Systems Support
6 21 (13.04%) Systems Support Engineer
7 19 (11.80%) 3rd Line Support
7 19 (11.80%) Senior IT Engineer
8 17 (10.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (10.56%) Infrastructure Support
9 16 (9.94%) Senior IT Support
9 16 (9.94%) Support Analyst
10 15 (9.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 14 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
12 12 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (6.83%) Administrator
13 11 (6.83%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.39%) MAPI
2 5 (3.11%) HTML
3 4 (2.48%) CSS
3 4 (2.48%) jQuery
3 4 (2.48%) Web Services
4 1 (0.62%) .NET
4 1 (0.62%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.62%) Middleware
4 1 (0.62%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.36%) Blackberry
2 32 (19.88%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (19.88%) iPhone
3 28 (17.39%) PDA
4 22 (13.66%) Replication
5 8 (4.97%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.73%) CMDB
7 4 (2.48%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.48%) iPad
7 4 (2.48%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.48%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.24%) BYOD
8 2 (1.24%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.62%) Handset
9 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.62%) NHS
9 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 146 (90.68%) Windows
2 98 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 61 (37.89%) Windows 7
4 52 (32.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (31.68%) Windows 8
6 46 (28.57%) Windows 10
7 43 (26.71%) Linux
8 42 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (20.50%) Android
10 31 (19.25%) Windows Vista
11 30 (18.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (18.63%) Windows XP
12 5 (3.11%) Mac OS
12 5 (3.11%) Unix
13 4 (2.48%) Windows Phone
14 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.62%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.19%) ITIL
2 14 (8.70%) Workflow
3 10 (6.21%) Configuration Management
3 10 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (5.59%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (4.97%) ITIL V3
5 8 (4.97%) Logistics
5 8 (4.97%) Security Patching
6 7 (4.35%) Application Packaging
6 7 (4.35%) Change Management
6 7 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 7 (4.35%) Time Management
7 6 (3.73%) Project Management
8 5 (3.11%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (3.11%) Document Management
8 5 (3.11%) Presales
8 5 (3.11%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.11%) Software Delivery
9 4 (2.48%) Change Control
10 3 (1.86%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.66%) SQL
2 20 (12.42%) PowerShell
3 12 (7.45%) VB
3 12 (7.45%) VBScript
4 5 (3.11%) KiXtart
5 4 (2.48%) Java
6 3 (1.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.32%) MCSE
3 14 (8.70%) MCSA
4 12 (7.45%) MCP
5 8 (4.97%) A+ Certification
5 8 (4.97%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.48%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.48%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.86%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.24%) CCNP
9 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.24%) Degree
9 2 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.62%) CCNA
10 1 (0.62%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) HL7
2 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 42 (26.09%) Hyper-V
2 40 (24.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (12.42%) NFS
4 17 (10.56%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (9.32%) Virtual Servers
6 14 (8.70%) XenApp
7 12 (7.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (4.97%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (4.97%) vSphere
10 2 (1.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.24%) MetaFrame
10 2 (1.24%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.24%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.24%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.24%) Xen
11 1 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (18.63%) Backup Exec
2 25 (15.53%) SCCM
3 6 (3.73%) WSUS
4 5 (3.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (3.11%) SCOM
5 4 (2.48%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.24%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.62%) Nagios
8 1 (0.62%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 115 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 70 (43.48%) VMware
3 54 (33.54%) Cisco
4 42 (26.09%) Citrix
5 32 (19.88%) Apple
6 30 (18.63%) Draytek
7 26 (16.15%) Veeam
8 11 (6.83%) Symantec
9 9 (5.59%) Remedy
10 8 (4.97%) Progress
11 7 (4.35%) Intel Security
12 6 (3.73%) NetApp
12 6 (3.73%) SolarWinds
13 5 (3.11%) Oracle
13 5 (3.11%) ServiceNow
13 5 (3.11%) Thunderhead
14 4 (2.48%) CA
14 4 (2.48%) Clearswift
15 3 (1.86%) Juniper
15 3 (1.86%) Red Hat
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