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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 43 26 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.05% 5.71% 9.13%
As % of the System Software category 64.18% 55.32% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 46
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,200 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
67 47 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.11% 10.33% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 64 41 84
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 28 £26,000 -35.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds +9 7 £25,500 -19.04%
Newmarket -3 2 £38,500 +54.00%
Lowestoft - 1 £18,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 73 (89.02%) Windows
2 65 (79.27%) Microsoft
3 35 (42.68%) MS Exchange
4 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
5 29 (35.37%) VMware
6 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
7 26 (31.71%) Windows XP
7 26 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (30.49%) MS Office
9 23 (28.05%) Windows 7
10 22 (26.83%) Citrix
10 22 (26.83%) SAN
10 22 (26.83%) Firewall
11 21 (25.61%) DNS
11 21 (25.61%) SQL
11 21 (25.61%) WAN
11 21 (25.61%) DHCP
11 21 (25.61%) LAN
11 21 (25.61%) Hyper-V
12 18 (21.95%) IIS
13 17 (20.73%) Finance
13 17 (20.73%) NAS
14 16 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (19.51%) SIEM
14 16 (19.51%) Clustering
14 16 (19.51%) Identity Management
14 16 (19.51%) Load Balancing
14 16 (19.51%) Middleware
15 15 (18.29%) Benchmarking
15 15 (18.29%) Penetration Testing

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 35 (42.68%) MS Exchange
2 18 (21.95%) IIS
3 16 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.66%) Lync
6 2 (2.44%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.22%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
2 25 (30.49%) MS Office
3 4 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Office 365
2 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) SaaS
3 2 (2.44%) IaaS
3 2 (2.44%) PaaS
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) SAN
1 22 (26.83%) Firewall
2 21 (25.61%) DNS
2 21 (25.61%) WAN
2 21 (25.61%) DHCP
2 21 (25.61%) LAN
3 17 (20.73%) NAS
4 13 (15.85%) VPN
5 5 (6.10%) Wireless
6 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.44%) VLAN
7 2 (2.44%) SMTP
7 2 (2.44%) LDAP
7 2 (2.44%) MPLS
8 1 (1.22%) IPv4
8 1 (1.22%) IPv6
8 1 (1.22%) VoIP
8 1 (1.22%) ADSL
8 1 (1.22%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) MS Access
2 1 (1.22%) MySQL
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Law
3 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (25.61%) Support Engineer
2 18 (21.95%) IT Support
2 18 (21.95%) Analyst
3 16 (19.51%) Architect
4 15 (18.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (18.29%) Security Architect
5 12 (14.63%) Service Analyst
5 12 (14.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (10.98%) Support Assistant
7 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (10.98%) IT Support Assistant
7 9 (10.98%) IT Assistant
8 8 (9.76%) Support Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (7.32%) Desktop Support
11 4 (4.88%) Desktop Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) Middleware
2 3 (3.66%) Web Services
3 2 (2.44%) J2EE
4 1 (1.22%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Clustering
2 9 (10.98%) iPad
3 8 (9.76%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.44%) Open Source
4 2 (2.44%) PDA
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 73 (89.02%) Windows
2 26 (31.71%) Windows XP
3 23 (28.05%) Windows 7
4 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.76%) Linux
7 5 (6.10%) UNIX
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) SIEM
1 16 (19.51%) Identity Management
1 16 (19.51%) Load Balancing
2 15 (18.29%) Benchmarking
2 15 (18.29%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (18.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (18.29%) Asset Management
3 9 (10.98%) ITIL
4 3 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Management
4 3 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.44%) Validation
5 2 (2.44%) ERP
5 2 (2.44%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.22%) CRM
6 1 (1.22%) Information Security
6 1 (1.22%) Migration
6 1 (1.22%) Change Management
6 1 (1.22%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.61%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.22%) PHP
4 1 (1.22%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.98%) MCP
3 8 (9.76%) MCITP
4 5 (6.10%) Degree
5 2 (2.44%) MCSE
5 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.44%) CCNA
6 1 (1.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (25.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) WSUS
2 4 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (4.88%) SCOM
2 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 65 (79.27%) Microsoft
2 29 (35.37%) VMware
3 22 (26.83%) Citrix
4 12 (14.63%) HP
5 11 (13.41%) Apple
6 9 (10.98%) Sophos
6 9 (10.98%) SonicWALL
7 4 (4.88%) Symantec
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco
9 2 (2.44%) NetApp
9 2 (2.44%) EMC
10 1 (1.22%) Sage
10 1 (1.22%) Juniper
10 1 (1.22%) Dell
10 1 (1.22%) Progress
10 1 (1.22%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.22%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
Suffolk
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + pen, health
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago