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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 39 34 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.82% 5.36% 9.17%
As % of the System Software category 61.90% 79.07% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 32
Median salary £27,000 £22,016 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.63% -35.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £20,379 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,700 £37,950
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 Suffolk region.

System Software Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 43 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.01% 6.78% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 62 35 46
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Suffolk

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Active Directory
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +3 20 £24,000 +6.66% 2
Bury St Edmunds +2 11 £40,000 +81.68%
Newmarket -3 1 £27,500 -9.83%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 52 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 38 (61.29%) Windows
3 37 (59.68%) MS Exchange
4 29 (46.77%) Windows Server
5 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (35.48%) MS Excel
6 21 (33.87%) Cisco
6 21 (33.87%) VMware
7 20 (32.26%) ITIL
8 19 (30.65%) MS Office
9 18 (29.03%) VPN
9 18 (29.03%) Firewall
9 18 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (27.42%) VoIP
11 16 (25.81%) Remote Desktop
12 15 (24.19%) DNS
12 15 (24.19%) DHCP
12 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (19.35%) VLAN
14 12 (19.35%) Skype for Business
15 11 (17.74%) ITIL V3
15 11 (17.74%) LAN
15 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (16.13%) A+ Certification
16 10 (16.13%) WAN
16 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (12.90%) Skype
17 8 (12.90%) Wireless

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (59.68%) MS Exchange
2 18 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.35%) Skype for Business
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (30.65%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) IaaS
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.61%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) Firewall
1 18 (29.03%) VPN
2 17 (27.42%) VoIP
3 16 (25.81%) Remote Desktop
4 15 (24.19%) DHCP
4 15 (24.19%) DNS
5 12 (19.35%) VLAN
6 11 (17.74%) LAN
7 10 (16.13%) WAN
8 8 (12.90%) Skype
8 8 (12.90%) Wireless
9 7 (11.29%) SSL
10 6 (9.68%) ADSL
10 6 (9.68%) Internet
10 6 (9.68%) IPsec
11 5 (8.06%) SAN
12 4 (6.45%) LDAP
12 4 (6.45%) Unified Communications
13 2 (3.23%) IPv6
13 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) IT Support
2 20 (32.26%) Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) IT Engineer
3 13 (20.97%) Support Engineer
4 12 (19.35%) IT Analyst
4 12 (19.35%) Support Analyst
5 11 (17.74%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (17.74%) Service Analyst
5 11 (17.74%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (16.13%) IT Support Analyst
7 8 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Support
8 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (6.45%) Lync Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Lync Specialist
10 4 (6.45%) Network Analyst
10 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
2 1 (1.61%) HTML5
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) EPoS
3 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) iPhone
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (61.29%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) Windows Server
3 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.45%) Linux
8 2 (3.23%) Unix
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) ITIL V3
3 7 (11.29%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (11.29%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.68%) Web Filtering
5 5 (8.06%) High Availability
6 4 (6.45%) Network Management
6 4 (6.45%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.61%) BCP
8 1 (1.61%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.61%) Information Security
8 1 (1.61%) Logistics
8 1 (1.61%) Network Design
8 1 (1.61%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.61%) Process Management
8 1 (1.61%) Release Management
8 1 (1.61%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.23%) Tcl
3 1 (1.61%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.13%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.61%) CCNA
3 1 (1.61%) CCNP
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.61%) MCP
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.06%) vSphere
4 1 (1.61%) Docker
4 1 (1.61%) KVM
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.61%) vCloud
4 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) WSUS
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.87%) Cisco
2 21 (33.87%) VMware
3 6 (9.68%) Citrix
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 4 (6.45%) Apple
5 4 (6.45%) SonicWALL
5 4 (6.45%) Sophos
6 3 (4.84%) HP
7 2 (3.23%) F5
8 1 (1.61%) arcserve
8 1 (1.61%) Avaya
8 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
8 1 (1.61%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.61%) Juniper
8 1 (1.61%) Lotus
8 1 (1.61%) Sage