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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 22 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 8.80% 3.17% 4.74%
As % of the System Software category 53.66% 37.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 9
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £31,250 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 41 16 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 16.40% 8.47% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 9
Median salary £52,500 £43,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.38% -8.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (53.85%) Office 365
4 14 (53.85%) Linux
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) VMware
5 13 (50.00%) NetApp
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
8 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (26.92%) vSphere
9 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
10 6 (23.08%) Nagios
10 6 (23.08%) Perl
10 6 (23.08%) SCCM
10 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
10 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
10 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
10 6 (23.08%) Hortonworks
10 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (19.23%) ZABBIX
11 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
11 5 (19.23%) Unix
11 5 (19.23%) Python
11 5 (19.23%) DNS
12 4 (15.38%) Clearswift
12 4 (15.38%) VPN

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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (53.85%) Office 365
4 2 (7.69%) iTunes
5 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Storage Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Server Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Mobility Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
6 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Support
6 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Linux Server Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 5 (19.23%) Unix
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
9 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Perl
2 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Nagios
1 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 5 (19.23%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.85%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 14 (53.85%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) NetApp
3 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
4 6 (23.08%) Hortonworks
5 4 (15.38%) Apple
5 4 (15.38%) Clearswift
6 3 (11.54%) F5
6 3 (11.54%) Mitel
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Infoblox
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) Proofpoint
7 2 (7.69%) SAP
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
8 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
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