The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 19 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 39 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 11.81% 11.11% 3.97%
As % of the System Software category 77.78% 81.25% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 10
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £26,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £40,000 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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 Norfolk region.

System Software Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
36 48 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 15.19% 13.68% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 42 11
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Norfolk

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Norfolk

Active Directory
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +13 12 £33,500 +21.81% 2
Thetford -1 6 £30,000 -
Great Yarmouth - 5 £35,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (46.00%) Windows Server
5 22 (44.00%) Cisco
6 20 (40.00%) Firewall
7 19 (38.00%) VoIP
8 18 (36.00%) DHCP
9 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
9 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
9 17 (34.00%) Hyper-V
10 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
10 16 (32.00%) DNS
11 15 (30.00%) SQL
12 14 (28.00%) SAN
12 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (28.00%) PowerShell
12 14 (28.00%) VMware
13 13 (26.00%) MCSA
14 12 (24.00%) ITIL
14 12 (24.00%) Skype for Business
14 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (22.00%) MCSE
15 11 (22.00%) FTP
15 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (22.00%) VPN
15 11 (22.00%) VLAN
16 10 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (20.00%) SSL
16 10 (20.00%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 (34.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (24.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) Firewall
2 19 (38.00%) VoIP
3 18 (36.00%) DHCP
4 16 (32.00%) DNS
5 14 (28.00%) SAN
6 11 (22.00%) FTP
6 11 (22.00%) VLAN
6 11 (22.00%) VPN
7 10 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (20.00%) LAN
7 10 (20.00%) SSL
7 10 (20.00%) WAN
8 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.00%) Skype
9 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.00%) IPv4
10 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
1 13 (26.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) IT Support
3 9 (18.00%) Support Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Support Manager
5 6 (12.00%) FMCG Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Help Desk Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Support
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.00%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) CSS
1 10 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) FMCG
2 4 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.00%) Linux
7 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (18.00%) Business Continuity
3 9 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (10.00%) Network Management
6 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.00%) Software Licensing
6 3 (6.00%) Time Management
7 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.00%) Workflow
8 1 (2.00%) Analytics
8 1 (2.00%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.00%) High Availability
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.00%) VBScript
4 6 (12.00%) C
5 3 (6.00%) VB
6 2 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.00%) MCSA
3 11 (22.00%) MCSE
4 9 (18.00%) CCNA
4 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.00%) MCP
6 3 (6.00%) CCNP
6 3 (6.00%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.00%) CEH
7 1 (2.00%) CISA
7 1 (2.00%) CISM
7 1 (2.00%) CISSP
7 1 (2.00%) Degree
7 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (34.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.00%) UAG
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) Cisco
3 14 (28.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Cognos
5 1 (2.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.00%) Dell
5 1 (2.00%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Lotus
5 1 (2.00%) NetApp
5 1 (2.00%) Sophos
5 1 (2.00%) Symantec