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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.98% 6.46% 12.34%
As % of the System Software category 72.55% 62.79% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 23
Median salary £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,560 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,368 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +5.74%
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
51 43 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.13% 10.29% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 28
Median salary £28,000 £22,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,600 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £43,500
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 Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 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 28 July 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 44 (74.58%) Microsoft
2 37 (62.71%) MS Exchange
3 34 (57.63%) Windows
4 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
5 21 (35.59%) MS Office
5 21 (35.59%) Remote Desktop
6 19 (32.20%) VMware
7 18 (30.51%) ITIL
8 16 (27.12%) Cisco
9 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
9 14 (23.73%) Citrix
9 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (16.95%) A+ Certification
10 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (16.95%) ITIL V3
11 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
12 8 (13.56%) SQL
12 8 (13.56%) Office 365
12 8 (13.56%) Driving Licence
13 7 (11.86%) vSphere
14 6 (10.17%) Firewall
14 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
14 6 (10.17%) Perl
14 6 (10.17%) LAN
14 6 (10.17%) WAN
14 6 (10.17%) DHCP
14 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 37 (62.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
2 21 (35.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Office 365
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (10.17%) DHCP
2 6 (10.17%) Firewall
2 6 (10.17%) LAN
2 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.17%) WAN
3 4 (6.78%) DNS
4 3 (5.08%) Network Security
5 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 2 (3.39%) VoIP
5 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.69%) BGP
6 1 (1.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.69%) H.323
6 1 (1.69%) L2TP
6 1 (1.69%) OSPF
6 1 (1.69%) PPTP
6 1 (1.69%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) VRRP
6 1 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (6.78%) Pentaho
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Analyst
2 22 (37.29%) IT Support
3 17 (28.81%) IT Analyst
3 17 (28.81%) Service Analyst
3 17 (28.81%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (25.42%) IT Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) Support Analyst
5 11 (18.64%) Support Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) IT Support Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (15.25%) Service Desk Support
8 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (11.86%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (11.86%) Support Technician
9 5 (8.47%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.78%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Technical Services Analyst
11 3 (5.08%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) HTML
1 2 (3.39%) JSON
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.69%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) iPhone
4 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Windows
2 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
2 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.08%) Linux
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) ITIL V3
3 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
3 5 (8.47%) Project Management
4 4 (6.78%) Network Design
5 3 (5.08%) Time Management
6 2 (3.39%) DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Line Management
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.39%) Service Management
7 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.69%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.69%) Information Security
7 1 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (1.69%) Network Management
7 1 (1.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.69%) Security Operations
7 1 (1.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) Bash Shell
2 6 (10.17%) Perl
2 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.17%) Python
3 4 (6.78%) VB
4 2 (3.39%) C
4 2 (3.39%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) A+ Certification
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) CCNA
2 4 (6.78%) CCNP
2 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) MCDST
3 1 (1.69%) MCP
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.86%) vSphere
3 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.78%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.20%) VMware
3 16 (27.12%) Cisco
4 14 (23.73%) Citrix
5 4 (6.78%) EMC
5 4 (6.78%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (6.78%) HP
5 4 (6.78%) NetApp
5 4 (6.78%) ProCurve
5 4 (6.78%) Veeam
6 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.08%) Juniper
6 3 (5.08%) Sophos
7 2 (3.39%) Mitel
7 2 (3.39%) Sage
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle