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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 48 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.05% 8.38% 12.34%
As % of the System Software category 80.49% 77.42% 74.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 82
Average salary £22,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £20,350 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £40,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average 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
41 62 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.27% 10.82% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 110
Average salary £22,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,125 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -11 25 £22,000 -39.31%
Bury St Edmunds +9 7 £22,016 -8.26% 1
Halesworth - 1 £27,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 67 (91.78%) Microsoft
2 55 (75.34%) Windows
3 52 (71.23%) MS Exchange
4 42 (57.53%) Hyper-V
5 41 (56.16%) MS Office
6 34 (46.58%) MCP
6 34 (46.58%) MS Excel
7 33 (45.21%) DNS
8 30 (41.10%) DHCP
9 29 (39.73%) Windows XP
10 28 (38.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (36.99%) Windows 7
11 27 (36.99%) SQL
12 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (32.88%) VPN
14 22 (30.14%) HP
15 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
16 19 (26.03%) Apple
16 19 (26.03%) Sophos
16 19 (26.03%) SonicWALL
17 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (23.29%) Office 365
19 13 (17.81%) ITIL
20 12 (16.44%) Internet
20 12 (16.44%) VMware
21 10 (13.70%) Lotus
21 10 (13.70%) IBM Notes
21 10 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
22 9 (12.33%) iPad

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 52 (71.23%) MS Exchange
2 28 (38.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (13.70%) IBM Notes
4 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.85%) Lync
5 4 (5.48%) IIS
6 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.37%) Apache
8 1 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 41 (56.16%) MS Office
2 34 (46.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.29%) Office 365
2 4 (5.48%) SaaS
2 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.11%) PaaS
3 3 (4.11%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (45.21%) DNS
2 30 (41.10%) DHCP
3 24 (32.88%) VPN
4 12 (16.44%) Internet
5 9 (12.33%) LAN
6 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
7 7 (9.59%) WAN
8 6 (8.22%) SAN
8 6 (8.22%) Firewall
9 5 (6.85%) Wireless
10 4 (5.48%) Intranet
11 3 (4.11%) SSL
12 2 (2.74%) NAS
12 2 (2.74%) HTTP
12 2 (2.74%) MPLS
12 2 (2.74%) WLAN
13 1 (1.37%) VoIP
13 1 (1.37%) FTP
13 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.37%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Analyst
2 25 (34.25%) Support Analyst
3 23 (31.51%) IT Support
4 19 (26.03%) Support Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Desktop Support
6 10 (13.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) Desktop Analyst
7 9 (12.33%) Help Desk Engineer
7 9 (12.33%) IT Support Assistant
7 9 (12.33%) IT Assistant
7 9 (12.33%) Support Assistant
7 9 (12.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (10.96%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (8.22%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Service Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (6.85%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) WSH
2 2 (2.74%) Web Services
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.37%) J2EE
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) iPad
2 6 (8.22%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.85%) NHS
3 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.48%) Statistics
5 3 (4.11%) Open Source
6 2 (2.74%) BYOD
6 2 (2.74%) Tandem
7 1 (1.37%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 55 (75.34%) Windows
2 29 (39.73%) Windows XP
3 27 (36.99%) Windows 7
4 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (12.33%) Linux
7 5 (6.85%) UNIX
7 5 (6.85%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) ITIL
2 7 (9.59%) Time Management
3 4 (5.48%) Software Deployment
3 4 (5.48%) Information Security
3 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.74%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.37%) Project Management
6 1 (1.37%) Benchmarking
6 1 (1.37%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.37%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (1.37%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.37%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.37%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.37%) High Availability
6 1 (1.37%) SIEM
6 1 (1.37%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.99%) SQL
2 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.48%) C
4 1 (1.37%) VBScript
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (46.58%) MCP
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.33%) MCSE
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.85%) CCNA
5 4 (5.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (5.48%) MCITP
5 4 (5.48%) HND
5 4 (5.48%) ISEB
6 2 (2.74%) MCSA
7 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.37%) Degree
7 1 (1.37%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
3 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 42 (57.53%) Hyper-V
2 10 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) WSUS
2 6 (8.22%) SCCM
3 4 (5.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (5.48%) SCOM
3 4 (5.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
4 1 (1.37%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 67 (91.78%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.14%) HP
3 19 (26.03%) Apple
3 19 (26.03%) Sophos
3 19 (26.03%) SonicWALL
4 12 (16.44%) VMware
5 10 (13.70%) Lotus
6 4 (5.48%) Citrix
6 4 (5.48%) Symantec
7 2 (2.74%) EMC
7 2 (2.74%) NetApp
7 2 (2.74%) Sage
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco
8 1 (1.37%) Dell
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