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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.75% 7.92% 8.72%
As % of the System Software category 71.15% 78.72% 68.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 56
Average salary £24,000 £31,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.40% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,288 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £40,000 £55,000
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
52 47 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.09% 10.06% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 49 38 83
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,700 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -13 29 £22,000 -22.12% 3
Bury St Edmunds +8 4 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Halesworth - 2 £26,500 - 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 60 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 53 (76.81%) Windows
3 45 (65.22%) MS Office
4 39 (56.52%) MS Exchange
5 37 (53.62%) Hyper-V
6 34 (49.28%) MCP
7 30 (43.48%) MS Excel
8 28 (40.58%) DNS
9 23 (33.33%) VPN
9 23 (33.33%) Windows XP
9 23 (33.33%) SQL
9 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (31.88%) Windows 7
11 21 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 21 (30.43%) DHCP
12 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (26.09%) Internet
14 17 (24.64%) HP
15 14 (20.29%) Apple
15 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (20.29%) ITIL
15 14 (20.29%) Sophos
15 14 (20.29%) Office 365
15 14 (20.29%) SonicWALL
16 12 (17.39%) VMware
17 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
18 10 (14.49%) LAN
18 10 (14.49%) IBM Notes
18 10 (14.49%) MCSE
18 10 (14.49%) Lotus

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 39 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 21 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.49%) IBM Notes
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.25%) Lync
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.35%) IIS
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.45%) JBoss
7 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 45 (65.22%) MS Office
2 30 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.90%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.29%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) SaaS
3 2 (2.90%) PaaS
3 2 (2.90%) IaaS
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (40.58%) DNS
2 23 (33.33%) VPN
3 21 (30.43%) DHCP
4 18 (26.09%) Internet
5 10 (14.49%) LAN
6 8 (11.59%) WAN
6 8 (11.59%) Firewall
7 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP
7 7 (10.14%) SSL
8 6 (8.70%) HTTP
8 6 (8.70%) VoIP
9 4 (5.80%) SMTP
9 4 (5.80%) SAN
9 4 (5.80%) Intranet
9 4 (5.80%) HTTPS
9 4 (5.80%) DSL
9 4 (5.80%) Wireless
9 4 (5.80%) IMAP
9 4 (5.80%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (2.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Analyst
2 27 (39.13%) Support Analyst
3 17 (24.64%) Support Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) IT Support
5 11 (15.94%) Desktop Support
6 10 (14.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (14.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 10 (14.49%) Desktop Analyst
6 10 (14.49%) Help Desk Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Help Desk Support
7 7 (10.14%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Technical Support Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Technical Support
8 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (7.25%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (7.25%) Technical Support Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) IT Support Assistant
10 4 (5.80%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) WSH
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) J2EE
3 1 (1.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) NHS
1 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) Statistics
2 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.80%) iPad
3 3 (4.35%) HP Storage
3 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.90%) CMDB
4 2 (2.90%) Tandem
4 2 (2.90%) BYOD
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) PDA
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) iSeries
5 1 (1.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 53 (76.81%) Windows
2 23 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (31.88%) Windows 7
4 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.59%) Linux
5 8 (11.59%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.80%) Windows Vista
6 4 (5.80%) UNIX
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) ITIL
2 8 (11.59%) Time Management
3 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.80%) Information Security
4 4 (5.80%) Software Deployment
4 4 (5.80%) Software Licensing
5 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.90%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.90%) Open Source
6 2 (2.90%) Change Management
6 2 (2.90%) Security Management
6 2 (2.90%) ERP
6 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.45%) Project Management
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.80%) C
4 1 (1.45%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) VBScript
4 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (49.28%) MCP
2 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (14.49%) MCSE
4 9 (13.04%) CCNA
4 9 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (5.80%) MCITP
5 4 (5.80%) ISEB
5 4 (5.80%) HND
6 2 (2.90%) MCSA
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.45%) Degree
7 1 (1.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 37 (53.62%) Hyper-V
2 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
2 5 (7.25%) WSUS
3 4 (5.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.90%) SCOM
4 2 (2.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.45%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 60 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.64%) HP
3 14 (20.29%) Apple
3 14 (20.29%) Sophos
3 14 (20.29%) SonicWALL
4 12 (17.39%) VMware
5 10 (14.49%) Lotus
6 2 (2.90%) Sage
6 2 (2.90%) Symantec
6 2 (2.90%) EMC
6 2 (2.90%) Citrix
6 2 (2.90%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
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