The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.41% 7.19% 13.50%
As % of the System Software category 84.38% 68.97% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 40
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,600 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Suffolk

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

System Software Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
32 29 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 11.15% 10.43% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 70
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,250 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Ipswich

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 55 (94.83%) Windows
2 43 (74.14%) Microsoft
3 23 (39.66%) Windows XP
4 22 (37.93%) MS Excel
4 22 (37.93%) VMware
4 22 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (36.21%) Citrix
6 20 (34.48%) SAN
6 20 (34.48%) Windows 7
7 18 (31.03%) Hyper-V
7 18 (31.03%) Firewall
7 18 (31.03%) MS Office
7 18 (31.03%) LAN
7 18 (31.03%) WAN
8 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
8 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
8 17 (29.31%) IIS
8 17 (29.31%) Finance
9 16 (27.59%) NAS
10 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (25.86%) Load Balancing
10 15 (25.86%) Identity Management
10 15 (25.86%) Clustering
10 15 (25.86%) Asset Management
10 15 (25.86%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (25.86%) SQL
10 15 (25.86%) DHCP
10 15 (25.86%) DNS
10 15 (25.86%) Middleware
10 15 (25.86%) Benchmarking

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 17 (29.31%) IIS
1 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.45%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 18 (31.03%) MS Office
3 4 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) PaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) SAN
2 18 (31.03%) LAN
2 18 (31.03%) WAN
2 18 (31.03%) Firewall
3 16 (27.59%) NAS
4 15 (25.86%) DNS
4 15 (25.86%) DHCP
5 13 (22.41%) VPN
6 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.45%) VLAN
7 2 (3.45%) SMTP
7 2 (3.45%) LDAP
7 2 (3.45%) MPLS
8 1 (1.72%) ADSL
8 1 (1.72%) ISDN
8 1 (1.72%) VoIP
8 1 (1.72%) SNMP
8 1 (1.72%) VPLS
8 1 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) MS Access
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Architect
1 15 (25.86%) Analyst
1 15 (25.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 14 (24.14%) Security Architect
2 14 (24.14%) IT Support
3 12 (20.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Service Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Support Assistant
4 9 (15.52%) IT Support Assistant
4 9 (15.52%) IT Assistant
5 8 (13.79%) Support Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support
9 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
10 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) Middleware
2 3 (5.17%) Web Services
3 2 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (1.72%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Clustering
2 9 (15.52%) iPad
3 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) PDA
4 2 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (94.83%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Windows XP
3 20 (34.48%) Windows 7
4 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.79%) Linux
7 5 (8.62%) UNIX
7 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Benchmarking
1 15 (25.86%) Identity Management
1 15 (25.86%) Asset Management
1 15 (25.86%) Penetration Testing
1 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Architecture
1 15 (25.86%) Load Balancing
1 15 (25.86%) SIEM
2 6 (10.34%) ITIL
3 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.72%) CRM
4 1 (1.72%) ERP
4 1 (1.72%) Change Management
4 1 (1.72%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.72%) Validation
4 1 (1.72%) Migration
4 1 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (1.72%) Software Deployment
4 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.72%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.52%) MCP
3 8 (13.79%) MCITP
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (31.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.72%) KVM
Vendors
1 43 (74.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.93%) VMware
3 21 (36.21%) Citrix
4 11 (18.97%) Apple
5 10 (17.24%) HP
6 9 (15.52%) Sophos
6 9 (15.52%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco
8 1 (1.72%) Sage
8 1 (1.72%) Dell
8 1 (1.72%) Juniper
8 1 (1.72%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.72%) WatchGuard
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £17,000-£18,000pa + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago