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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 45 21
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 23 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.86% 4.14% 8.19%
As % of the System Software category 56.72% 53.49% 53.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 54
Average salary £25,250 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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 43 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.62% 7.73% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 59 40 99
Average salary £37,000 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 22 September 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 September 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 +19 29 £25,000 +8.69% 2
Bury St Edmunds +5 4 £31,000 +1.63% 1
Newmarket -1 3 £25,500 -31.08%
Woodbridge - 2 £25,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 69 (93.24%) Windows
2 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 28 (37.84%) Firewall
4 27 (36.49%) SAN
5 23 (31.08%) VMware
6 22 (29.73%) MS Exchange
7 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
8 19 (25.68%) DNS
9 18 (24.32%) IIS
9 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (22.97%) MS Office
10 17 (22.97%) Linux
10 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
11 16 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (20.27%) Web Services
12 15 (20.27%) Windows XP
13 14 (18.92%) DHCP
14 13 (17.57%) UNIX
14 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
14 13 (17.57%) Citrix
14 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (16.22%) Shell Script
15 12 (16.22%) WAN
15 12 (16.22%) LAN
15 12 (16.22%) Finance
15 12 (16.22%) Windows 7
15 12 (16.22%) Load Balancing
16 11 (14.86%) Degree
16 11 (14.86%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (14.86%) VPN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 18 (24.32%) IIS
3 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.41%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.70%) Apache
7 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.35%) Lync
8 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.35%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
2 17 (22.97%) MS Office
3 5 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) Firewall
2 27 (36.49%) SAN
3 19 (25.68%) DNS
4 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
5 14 (18.92%) DHCP
6 12 (16.22%) WAN
6 12 (16.22%) LAN
7 11 (14.86%) VPN
8 10 (13.51%) NAS
9 8 (10.81%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (5.41%) VoIP
10 4 (5.41%) Kerberos
10 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
11 3 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (2.70%) HTTP
12 2 (2.70%) SSH
12 2 (2.70%) VLAN
12 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.41%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Ant
1 2 (2.70%) JUnit
1 2 (2.70%) Maven
1 2 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Law
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Analyst
2 12 (16.22%) Administrator
3 11 (14.86%) Support Analyst
3 11 (14.86%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (13.51%) Service Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) Architect
6 8 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Security Architect
7 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) IT Support
9 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.41%) SharePoint Administrator
9 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) Web Services
2 8 (10.81%) Middleware
3 6 (8.11%) WSH
4 3 (4.05%) XML
5 2 (2.70%) HTML
5 2 (2.70%) COM
5 2 (2.70%) CSS
5 2 (2.70%) JSP
5 2 (2.70%) JSON
5 2 (2.70%) jQuery
5 2 (2.70%) Google Maps API
5 2 (2.70%) Sass
5 2 (2.70%) Backbone.js
5 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Clustering
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.70%) PDA
5 1 (1.35%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (93.24%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Linux
3 15 (20.27%) Windows XP
4 13 (17.57%) UNIX
5 12 (16.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.35%) CentOS
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) Load Balancing
2 11 (14.86%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (10.81%) Benchmarking
3 8 (10.81%) Asset Management
3 8 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (10.81%) Identity Management
3 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (10.81%) SIEM
4 7 (9.46%) Release Management
5 6 (8.11%) ITIL
5 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
5 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.11%) DevOps
6 5 (6.76%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Management
8 3 (4.05%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.05%) ERP
8 3 (4.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) Shell Script
2 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.16%) SQL
3 3 (4.05%) Java
3 3 (4.05%) PHP
4 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.70%) Perl
4 2 (2.70%) Ruby
4 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.35%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.86%) Degree
3 7 (9.46%) MCSE
4 6 (8.11%) CCNP
4 6 (8.11%) CCNA
4 6 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.76%) MCITP
6 1 (1.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.16%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (10.81%) KVM
4 2 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
1 2 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.08%) VMware
3 13 (17.57%) Citrix
4 10 (13.51%) Cisco
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (1.35%) Apple
6 1 (1.35%) Sage
6 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.35%) Progress
6 1 (1.35%) SAP
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Easy Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago