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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 27 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.63% 8.09% 4.01%
As % of the System Software category 77.78% 61.11% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 20
Average salary £28,000 £25,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,100 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £55,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
36 54 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.24% 13.24% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 31
Average salary £27,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -20 17 £30,000 +25.00% 4
Bury St Edmunds +10 3 £26,500 -14.51% 1
Halesworth - 2 £26,000 -
Haverhill - 2 £33,000 - 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 51 (86.44%) Microsoft
2 42 (71.19%) MS Office
3 41 (69.49%) Windows
4 27 (45.76%) MS Exchange
5 24 (40.68%) Hyper-V
6 23 (38.98%) MCP
7 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
8 18 (30.51%) DNS
8 18 (30.51%) Internet
9 16 (27.12%) VPN
9 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (25.42%) SQL
11 14 (23.73%) Office 365
12 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
12 12 (20.34%) Windows XP
12 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (18.64%) DHCP
13 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (16.95%) HP
15 9 (15.25%) Time Management
15 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (15.25%) CCNA
16 8 (13.56%) LAN
16 8 (13.56%) ITIL
17 7 (11.86%) SSL
17 7 (11.86%) Apple
17 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (11.86%) Sophos
17 7 (11.86%) SonicWALL
18 6 (10.17%) VMware

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (45.76%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.17%) IBM Notes
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (71.19%) MS Office
2 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Office 365
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) DNS
1 18 (30.51%) Internet
2 16 (27.12%) VPN
3 11 (18.64%) DHCP
4 8 (13.56%) LAN
5 7 (11.86%) SSL
6 6 (10.17%) WAN
7 5 (8.47%) VoIP
7 5 (8.47%) SAN
8 4 (6.78%) HTTPS
8 4 (6.78%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (6.78%) SMTP
8 4 (6.78%) HTTP
8 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.78%) DSL
8 4 (6.78%) Firewall
8 4 (6.78%) Wireless
8 4 (6.78%) IMAP
9 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.08%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
1 3 (5.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Analyst
2 22 (37.29%) Support Analyst
3 19 (32.20%) Support Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Technical Support
5 11 (18.64%) IT Support
6 10 (16.95%) Help Desk Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) Technical Support Analyst
6 10 (16.95%) Technical Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (11.86%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (11.86%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (11.86%) Desktop Support
9 6 (10.17%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (10.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 6 (10.17%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (8.47%) Help Desk Support
11 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 3 (5.08%) IT Support Analyst
13 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) WSH
2 2 (3.39%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) NHS
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Statistics
2 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.39%) CMDB
3 2 (3.39%) iSeries
3 2 (3.39%) AS400
3 2 (3.39%) Tandem
4 1 (1.69%) PDA
4 1 (1.69%) iPad
4 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (69.49%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) Windows XP
2 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.39%) Linux
6 2 (3.39%) UNIX
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Time Management
2 8 (13.56%) ITIL
3 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (6.78%) Software Licensing
4 3 (5.08%) Software Deployment
4 3 (5.08%) Information Security
5 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.39%) Security Management
5 2 (3.39%) Change Management
5 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.39%) ERP
6 1 (1.69%) Project Management
6 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 1 (1.69%) Office Automation
6 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) C
2 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.69%) VBScript
3 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) MCP
2 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.25%) CCNA
4 6 (10.17%) MCSE
5 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (5.08%) ISEB
5 3 (5.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (40.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.08%) vSphere
2 3 (5.08%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (5.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (5.08%) Nagios
1 3 (5.08%) SCCM
1 3 (5.08%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 51 (86.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.95%) HP
3 7 (11.86%) Sophos
3 7 (11.86%) Apple
3 7 (11.86%) SonicWALL
4 6 (10.17%) VMware
4 6 (10.17%) Lotus
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix
6 3 (5.08%) Brocade
6 3 (5.08%) Fujitsu
6 3 (5.08%) ProCurve
6 3 (5.08%) Veeam
7 2 (3.39%) Sage
Ipswich, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Pool Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Haverhill
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £32500.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago