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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 48 24
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 32 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.79% 3.27% 7.05%
As % of the System Software category 55.17% 60.00% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 45
Average salary £25,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
58 30 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.11% 5.44% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 92
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +16 26 £24,000 -6.79% 1
Bury St Edmunds +2 3 £31,000 +72.22% 1
Newmarket 0 2 £25,500 -32.00%
Lowestoft +5 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 77 (96.25%) Windows
2 44 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 42 (52.50%) SAN
4 36 (45.00%) Firewall
5 32 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 31 (38.75%) Linux
7 29 (36.25%) DNS
8 27 (33.75%) VMware
9 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
9 26 (32.50%) UNIX
9 26 (32.50%) Web Services
10 25 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
11 24 (30.00%) Shell Script
12 23 (28.75%) DHCP
13 21 (26.25%) MS Excel
14 20 (25.00%) VPN
14 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (22.50%) Cisco
15 18 (22.50%) PowerShell
15 18 (22.50%) Hyper-V
16 17 (21.25%) VMware ESXi
16 17 (21.25%) Reverse Proxy
16 17 (21.25%) KVM
16 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (21.25%) IIS
17 15 (18.75%) MCSE
17 15 (18.75%) Release Management
18 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
19 13 (16.25%) Cisco Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 32 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (21.25%) IIS
3 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.50%) Apache
8 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (26.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.50%) MS Office
3 4 (5.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) Office 365
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (52.50%) SAN
2 36 (45.00%) Firewall
3 29 (36.25%) DNS
4 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
5 23 (28.75%) DHCP
6 20 (25.00%) VPN
7 17 (21.25%) Reverse Proxy
8 12 (15.00%) WAN
8 12 (15.00%) LAN
9 9 (11.25%) NAS
10 4 (5.00%) Wireshark
10 4 (5.00%) Kerberos
10 4 (5.00%) VoIP
11 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (2.50%) VLAN
12 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.50%) SSH
12 2 (2.50%) HTTP
12 2 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) PerformancePoint
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) DB2
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Maven
1 2 (2.50%) Subversion
1 2 (2.50%) Ant
1 2 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Law
3 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Administrator
2 19 (23.75%) Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (13.75%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Architect
5 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (8.75%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.75%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (8.75%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (8.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Security Architect
8 5 (6.25%) IT Support
9 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) Web Services
2 7 (8.75%) Middleware
3 6 (7.50%) WSH
4 2 (2.50%) HTML5
4 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.50%) Backbone.js
4 2 (2.50%) Sass
4 2 (2.50%) JSON
4 2 (2.50%) jQuery
4 2 (2.50%) Google Maps API
4 2 (2.50%) XML
4 2 (2.50%) COM
4 2 (2.50%) CSS
4 2 (2.50%) JSP
4 2 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Clustering
2 5 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Replication
4 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 77 (96.25%) Windows
2 31 (38.75%) Linux
3 26 (32.50%) UNIX
4 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.75%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.25%) CentOS
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (18.75%) Release Management
3 11 (13.75%) Load Balancing
3 11 (13.75%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (11.25%) DevOps
5 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.75%) Asset Management
6 7 (8.75%) Identity Management
6 7 (8.75%) Benchmarking
6 7 (8.75%) ITIL
6 7 (8.75%) SIEM
6 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (8.75%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (7.50%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.50%) Service Desk Management
10 2 (2.50%) Analytics
10 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 18 (22.50%) PowerShell
3 12 (15.00%) SQL
4 4 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.50%) Ruby
5 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.50%) Perl
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (18.75%) MCSE
3 13 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (16.25%) CCNP
3 13 (16.25%) CCNA
4 11 (13.75%) Degree
5 2 (2.50%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 17 (21.25%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (21.25%) KVM
4 3 (3.75%) XenApp
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Puppet
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (2.50%) SCCM
1 2 (2.50%) SCOM
1 2 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.75%) VMware
3 18 (22.50%) Cisco
4 12 (15.00%) Citrix
5 3 (3.75%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) Dell
6 2 (2.50%) Google
6 2 (2.50%) IBM
6 2 (2.50%) Symantec
7 1 (1.25%) SAP
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle
7 1 (1.25%) Apple
7 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
Suffolk
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woodbridge
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Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago