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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 45 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.64% 9.98% 6.37%
As % of the System Software category 41.54% 67.11% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 26
Average salary £28,000 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -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 Suffolk region.

System Software Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
65 76 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.17% 14.87% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 65 70 34
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 8 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
Ipswich -21 20 £24,000 -
Bury St Edmunds +1 6 £40,000 +56.86%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 47 (82.46%) Microsoft
2 41 (71.93%) Windows
3 35 (61.40%) MS Exchange
4 31 (54.39%) MS Office
5 27 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
6 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
6 16 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (26.32%) Hyper-V
7 15 (26.32%) ITIL
7 15 (26.32%) DHCP
7 15 (26.32%) DNS
8 13 (22.81%) Windows XP
9 12 (21.05%) SQL
9 12 (21.05%) Cisco
9 12 (21.05%) Apple
9 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (19.30%) Citrix
10 11 (19.30%) SLA
11 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (17.54%) Finance
12 9 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (15.79%) VMware
12 9 (15.79%) LAN
12 9 (15.79%) WAN
13 8 (14.04%) SMTP
13 8 (14.04%) VPN
13 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (14.04%) SAN
13 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 35 (61.40%) MS Exchange
2 16 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.02%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (54.39%) MS Office
2 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Office 365
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) IaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) DHCP
1 15 (26.32%) DNS
2 9 (15.79%) LAN
2 9 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
2 9 (15.79%) WAN
3 8 (14.04%) SAN
3 8 (14.04%) SMTP
3 8 (14.04%) VPN
4 7 (12.28%) VoIP
5 5 (8.77%) Firewall
6 4 (7.02%) Internet
6 4 (7.02%) Skype
7 3 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (5.26%) SSL
8 2 (3.51%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.51%) IPv6
8 2 (3.51%) LDAP
8 2 (3.51%) Network Security
8 2 (3.51%) VLAN
9 1 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) IT Support
3 14 (24.56%) Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Desktop Support
4 10 (17.54%) IT Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Support Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (15.79%) Administrator
6 8 (14.04%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 8 (14.04%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (12.28%) IT Engineer
7 7 (12.28%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Service Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Technical Support
9 5 (8.77%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Java EE
1 1 (1.75%) OAuth
1 1 (1.75%) SAML
1 1 (1.75%) SPNEGO
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Driving Licence
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.75%) EPoS
3 1 (1.75%) PKI
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
4 13 (22.81%) Windows XP
5 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.26%) Linux
9 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
3 5 (8.77%) Logistics
4 2 (3.51%) Change Control
4 2 (3.51%) ERP
4 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.51%) PDM
4 2 (3.51%) PLM
4 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (1.75%) DevOps
5 1 (1.75%) High Availability
5 1 (1.75%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.75%) Presales
5 1 (1.75%) Release Management
5 1 (1.75%) Time Management
5 1 (1.75%) Use Case
5 1 (1.75%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.51%) Tcl
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) A+ Certification
3 3 (5.26%) CCNA
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.26%) MCSE
4 2 (3.51%) MCP
5 1 (1.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Hyper-V
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Docker
4 1 (1.75%) KVM
4 1 (1.75%) vCloud
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
1 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (82.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Apple
2 12 (21.05%) Cisco
3 11 (19.30%) Citrix
4 9 (15.79%) VMware
5 7 (12.28%) Sage
6 5 (8.77%) SonicWALL
7 4 (7.02%) HP
7 4 (7.02%) Sophos
8 2 (3.51%) Autodesk
8 2 (3.51%) F5
8 2 (3.51%) IFS
8 2 (3.51%) Lotus
9 1 (1.75%) arcserve
9 1 (1.75%) Avaya
9 1 (1.75%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.75%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.75%) IBM
9 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.75%) Symantec
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