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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 19 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.16% 4.80% 9.04%
As % of the System Software category 61.29% 88.46% 67.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 21
Median salary £23,500 £22,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £27,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
31 26 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.42% 5.43% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 31
Median salary £24,000 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £20,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £46,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 5 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 22 (57.89%) MS Exchange
3 20 (52.63%) ITIL
4 15 (39.47%) Windows
4 15 (39.47%) Remote Desktop
5 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
6 13 (34.21%) Cisco
7 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (28.95%) ITIL V3
9 10 (26.32%) A+ Certification
9 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (23.68%) MS Office
11 8 (21.05%) DNS
11 8 (21.05%) DHCP
11 8 (21.05%) VMware
12 6 (15.79%) VPN
13 5 (13.16%) Firewall
13 5 (13.16%) SAN
13 5 (13.16%) WAN
13 5 (13.16%) LAN
13 5 (13.16%) SQL
13 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
13 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
14 4 (10.53%) vSphere
14 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (7.89%) Sophos
15 3 (7.89%) Linux
15 3 (7.89%) SSL

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 22 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.68%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) IaaS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (21.05%) DHCP
2 8 (21.05%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) VPN
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall
4 5 (13.16%) LAN
4 5 (13.16%) SAN
4 5 (13.16%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) SSL
6 2 (5.26%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.26%) IPsec
6 2 (5.26%) IPv6
6 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.63%) Fast Ethernet
7 1 (2.63%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (2.63%) IGMP
7 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.63%) VLAN
7 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) IT Support
2 14 (36.84%) Analyst
3 13 (34.21%) IT Engineer
4 12 (31.58%) Support Engineer
5 11 (28.95%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (28.95%) Service Analyst
5 11 (28.95%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (26.32%) IT Analyst
6 10 (26.32%) Support Analyst
7 8 (21.05%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (18.42%) Service Desk Support
8 7 (18.42%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (7.89%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
11 2 (5.26%) Architect
11 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
11 2 (5.26%) IT Technician
11 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (5.26%) Systems Architect
12 1 (2.63%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) Unix
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.63%) Information Security
4 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.63%) Network Management
4 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.63%) Release Management
4 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.63%) Security Operations
4 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.63%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) Tcl
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (26.32%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.53%) vSphere
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) Docker
4 1 (2.63%) KVM
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.63%) vCloud
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) Cisco
3 8 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Sophos
5 2 (5.26%) Apple
5 2 (5.26%) F5
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle