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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 22 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.77% 4.04% 8.54%
As % of the System Software category 51.39% 46.81% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 56
Average salary £25,250 £27,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.48% +21.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,150 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
72 47 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.06% 8.62% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 60 43 101
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 +14 27 £25,000 +8.69% 2
Bury St Edmunds +5 4 £31,000 +1.63% 1
Newmarket -1 3 £25,500 -31.08%
Woodbridge - 2 £25,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 70 (93.33%) Windows
2 47 (62.67%) Microsoft
3 28 (37.33%) Firewall
4 26 (34.67%) SAN
5 24 (32.00%) VMware
6 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
7 21 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 19 (25.33%) IIS
8 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (24.00%) DNS
10 17 (22.67%) MS Office
10 17 (22.67%) Windows XP
11 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
12 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (20.00%) Linux
13 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
13 14 (18.67%) Citrix
13 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
13 14 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (17.33%) Load Balancing
14 13 (17.33%) Web Services
14 13 (17.33%) LAN
14 13 (17.33%) WAN
14 13 (17.33%) DHCP
15 12 (16.00%) Finance
16 11 (14.67%) UNIX
16 11 (14.67%) Degree
16 11 (14.67%) NAS
17 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (13.33%) Performance Tuning

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
2 19 (25.33%) IIS
3 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.67%) Apache
7 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.33%) OpenEdge
8 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (22.67%) MS Office
3 5 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.33%) Firewall
2 26 (34.67%) SAN
3 18 (24.00%) DNS
4 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
5 13 (17.33%) LAN
5 13 (17.33%) WAN
5 13 (17.33%) DHCP
6 11 (14.67%) NAS
7 10 (13.33%) VPN
8 7 (9.33%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (5.33%) Kerberos
9 4 (5.33%) VoIP
9 4 (5.33%) Wireshark
10 3 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (2.67%) SSH
11 2 (2.67%) VLAN
11 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.67%) HTTP
12 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.33%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Ant
1 2 (2.67%) JUnit
1 2 (2.67%) Subversion
1 2 (2.67%) Maven
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Law
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (16.00%) Service Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Support Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Administrator
4 10 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (13.33%) Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (9.33%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) Security Architect
7 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) IT Support
9 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.33%) Desktop Support
10 3 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) Web Services
2 9 (12.00%) Middleware
3 6 (8.00%) WSH
4 3 (4.00%) XML
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 2 (2.67%) COM
5 2 (2.67%) CSS
5 2 (2.67%) JSP
5 2 (2.67%) JSON
5 2 (2.67%) jQuery
5 2 (2.67%) Google Maps API
5 2 (2.67%) HTML5
5 2 (2.67%) Backbone.js
5 2 (2.67%) Sass
5 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Clustering
2 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.67%) PDA
4 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (93.33%) Windows
2 17 (22.67%) Windows XP
3 15 (20.00%) Linux
4 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
5 11 (14.67%) UNIX
6 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.33%) CentOS
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) Load Balancing
2 10 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (12.00%) SIEM
3 9 (12.00%) Identity Management
4 8 (10.67%) Asset Management
4 8 (10.67%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (10.67%) Benchmarking
5 6 (8.00%) ITIL
5 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (8.00%) Release Management
6 5 (6.67%) DevOps
7 4 (5.33%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.00%) Validation
8 3 (4.00%) CRM
8 3 (4.00%) ERP
8 3 (4.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 9 (12.00%) SQL
3 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.00%) Java
4 3 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.67%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.67%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.67%) Degree
3 7 (9.33%) MCITP
3 7 (9.33%) MCSE
4 6 (8.00%) CCNP
4 6 (8.00%) CCNA
4 6 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (9.33%) KVM
4 2 (2.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) SCCM
1 2 (2.67%) SCOM
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (62.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.00%) VMware
3 14 (18.67%) Citrix
4 10 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (2.67%) Google
5 2 (2.67%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Progress
6 1 (1.33%) Apple
6 1 (1.33%) Sage
6 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Easy Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago