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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 42 44 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 19 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.90% 4.17% 10.02%
As % of the System Software category 86.36% 41.51% 67.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 45
Median salary £30,000 £29,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +15.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,115 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.18% -

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
22 53 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.67% 10.04% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 53 67
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +14 7 £30,000 +4.34% 3
Bury St Edmunds -19 2 £25,000 -27.53% 2
Newmarket - 1 £30,000 -
Stowmarket - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 19 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
5 11 (28.95%) MS Office
5 11 (28.95%) High Availability
6 10 (26.32%) SQL
6 10 (26.32%) VMware
6 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
7 9 (23.68%) Office 365
8 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (21.05%) Firewall
8 8 (21.05%) VPN
8 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (21.05%) vSphere
9 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
9 7 (18.42%) DNS
9 7 (18.42%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
11 5 (13.16%) HP
11 5 (13.16%) Dell
11 5 (13.16%) EMC

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 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Office
2 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Line 50
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (23.68%) Office 365
3 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (13.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Firewall
1 8 (21.05%) VPN
2 7 (18.42%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (13.16%) LAN
5 4 (10.53%) HTTP
5 4 (10.53%) SMTP
5 4 (10.53%) WAN
6 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
6 3 (7.89%) IMAP
6 3 (7.89%) Internet
6 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.26%) VLAN
7 2 (5.26%) VoIP
8 1 (2.63%) DHCP
8 1 (2.63%) MPLS
8 1 (2.63%) PABX
8 1 (2.63%) SSL
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
8 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) OLTP
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.16%) Publishing
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Administrator
1 9 (23.68%) IT Support
1 9 (23.68%) Support Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) IT Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Support
5 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 5 (13.16%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Data Centre Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) IT Administrator
5 5 (13.16%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
1 5 (13.16%) EMC VNX
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) CCTV
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Linux
6 4 (10.53%) Unix
7 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.63%) Debian
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) High Availability
2 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (18.42%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.16%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.53%) Line Management
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.89%) Presales
6 3 (7.89%) Service Management
6 3 (7.89%) Ticket Management
7 2 (5.26%) ERP
7 2 (5.26%) Information Security
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.26%) SIEM
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 3 (7.89%) A+ Certification
3 3 (7.89%) CCNA
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) MCP
3 3 (7.89%) MCSA
3 3 (7.89%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CISA
4 2 (5.26%) CISM
4 2 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.05%) vSphere
3 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.63%) Perfmon
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Dell
3 5 (13.16%) EMC
3 5 (13.16%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) Google
4 4 (10.53%) Sage
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Avaya
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) Mitel
6 1 (2.63%) NEC
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Symantec
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St Edmunds
Servest Group
Salary: 20 days Holiday, plus 8 Bank Holidays, AE Pension, Parking, Opt-In Health Cash Plans
Posted: 12 days ago