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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 40 24 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.87% 4.49% 7.61%
As % of the System Software category 56.34% 46.15% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 47
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,100 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,400 £40,000
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
71 52 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.74% 9.72% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61 48 86
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.26%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +13 31 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Newmarket 0 3 £25,500 -31.08%
Woodbridge - 3 £25,000 - 1
Bury St Edmunds +2 2 - - 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 68 (93.15%) Windows
2 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
3 27 (36.99%) Firewall
3 27 (36.99%) VMware
4 23 (31.51%) SAN
4 23 (31.51%) MS Excel
5 22 (30.14%) IIS
6 21 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (24.66%) MS Office
7 18 (24.66%) Windows XP
7 18 (24.66%) MS Exchange
8 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
9 16 (21.92%) LAN
9 16 (21.92%) WAN
9 16 (21.92%) Citrix
9 16 (21.92%) Load Balancing
10 15 (20.55%) Windows 7
10 15 (20.55%) Finance
11 14 (19.18%) DNS
11 14 (19.18%) NAS
12 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (16.44%) Identity Management
13 12 (16.44%) Clustering
13 12 (16.44%) Middleware
13 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
13 12 (16.44%) SIEM
14 11 (15.07%) Degree
14 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (15.07%) Benchmarking
14 11 (15.07%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (30.14%) IIS
2 18 (24.66%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.48%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.74%) Apache
6 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.37%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.37%) Lync
7 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (31.51%) MS Excel
2 18 (24.66%) MS Office
3 5 (6.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.48%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.99%) Firewall
2 23 (31.51%) SAN
3 16 (21.92%) LAN
3 16 (21.92%) WAN
4 14 (19.18%) DNS
4 14 (19.18%) NAS
5 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
6 9 (12.33%) DHCP
7 6 (8.22%) VPN
8 4 (5.48%) Kerberos
8 4 (5.48%) VoIP
8 4 (5.48%) Wireshark
9 3 (4.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (4.11%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.74%) SSH
10 2 (2.74%) VLAN
10 2 (2.74%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.74%) HTTP
11 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.48%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Ant
1 2 (2.74%) JUnit
1 2 (2.74%) Subversion
1 2 (2.74%) Maven
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Analyst
2 13 (17.81%) Architect
2 13 (17.81%) Service Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) Support Analyst
4 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (13.70%) Security Architect
6 8 (10.96%) Administrator
7 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) IT Support
8 5 (6.85%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.48%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) SharePoint Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) Middleware
2 7 (9.59%) Web Services
3 6 (8.22%) WSH
4 3 (4.11%) XML
5 2 (2.74%) HTML
5 2 (2.74%) COM
5 2 (2.74%) CSS
5 2 (2.74%) JSP
5 2 (2.74%) JSON
5 2 (2.74%) jQuery
5 2 (2.74%) Google Maps API
5 2 (2.74%) HTML5
5 2 (2.74%) Backbone.js
5 2 (2.74%) Sass
5 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Clustering
2 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.74%) PDA
5 1 (1.37%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (93.15%) Windows
2 18 (24.66%) Windows XP
3 15 (20.55%) Windows 7
4 9 (12.33%) Linux
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.85%) UNIX
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.37%) CentOS
7 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Load Balancing
2 12 (16.44%) SIEM
2 12 (16.44%) Identity Management
3 11 (15.07%) Benchmarking
3 11 (15.07%) Asset Management
3 11 (15.07%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (9.59%) ITIL
5 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
5 6 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.11%) Validation
7 3 (4.11%) ERP
7 3 (4.11%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.11%) DevOps
7 3 (4.11%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (2.74%) Content Management
8 2 (2.74%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.11%) Java
4 3 (4.11%) PHP
5 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.74%) Perl
5 2 (2.74%) Ruby
5 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.37%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.07%) Degree
3 8 (10.96%) MCITP
4 3 (4.11%) MCSE
5 2 (2.74%) CCNP
5 2 (2.74%) CCNA
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.11%) KVM
4 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
1 2 (2.74%) SCOM
2 1 (1.37%) Puppet
2 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) VMware
3 16 (21.92%) Citrix
4 6 (8.22%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) Google
5 2 (2.74%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Progress
6 1 (1.37%) Apple
6 1 (1.37%) Sage
6 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £33k per year + Company Van & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southwold, Suffolk
Adnams
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Woodbridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago