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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 23 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.45% 4.15% 6.65%
As % of the System Software category 90.00% 37.25% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 19
Median salary £30,000 £24,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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
10 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.06% 11.14% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 51 22
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +24.44%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 25 February 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) High Availability
2 8 (53.33%) Office 365
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Clustering
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 6 (40.00%) DNS
4 6 (40.00%) MS Office
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
5 5 (33.33%) Ticket Management
5 5 (33.33%) Presales
5 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (33.33%) MCP
5 5 (33.33%) HTTPS
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) MCSE
5 5 (33.33%) MCSA
5 5 (33.33%) A+ Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 5 (33.33%) SMTP

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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) HTTP
2 5 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 5 (33.33%) IMAP
2 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 5 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) PABX
3 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (13.33%) OLTP
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) IT Support
2 7 (46.67%) Administrator
3 6 (40.00%) IT Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (26.67%) IT Administrator
6 3 (20.00%) DBA
6 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
7 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Administrator
8 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Administrator
8 1 (6.67%) Assistant IT Manager
8 1 (6.67%) IT Assistant
8 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Administrator
8 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) CCTV
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) High Availability
2 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) Presales
3 5 (33.33%) Ticket Management
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCP
2 5 (33.33%) MCSA
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
2 5 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Perfmon
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) VMware