Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 48 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 4.42% 2.20% 6.58%
As % of the System Software category 38.24% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 31
Colchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +52.54% -7.81%
10th Percentile £26,250 £38,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,000 £57,500
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +40.35% -10.94%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Colchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 34 21 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 11.56% 6.60% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 62
Colchester median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £28,563 £33,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £79,750 £52,500 £62,250
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year +8.43% +37.19% -13.57%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Colchester.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Colchester

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory in Colchester.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Colchester

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Colchester over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Office 365
5 5 (38.46%) DevOps
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) NetApp
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 4 (30.77%) Nagios
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) JBoss
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (30.77%) vSphere
6 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) JBoss
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) Broadband
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) Redis
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCSE
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Nagios
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) NetApp
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) Meraki
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos
6 1 (7.69%) Splunk