The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 28 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 7.98% 6.67% 5.70%
As % of the System Software category 60.71% 59.46% 62.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 26
Median salary £38,500 £26,250 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% +19.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £37,840 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - -4.41%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 28 37 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 13.15% 11.21% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 43
Median salary £42,000 £31,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +43.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £41,200 £44,100
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Ipswich

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Ipswich over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 20 (74.07%) ITIL
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) Windows
4 14 (51.85%) Office 365
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (37.04%) SLA
7 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (33.33%) Windows 8
8 8 (29.63%) Problem Management
8 8 (29.63%) SCCM
8 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
8 8 (29.63%) CCNA
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (29.63%) Service Management
8 8 (29.63%) Firewall
9 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (25.93%) Ticket Management
10 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL V3
10 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 6 (22.22%) VPN
10 6 (22.22%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) MCSE
10 6 (22.22%) MCSA
10 6 (22.22%) MCP
10 6 (22.22%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) IMAP
11 5 (18.52%) Google
11 5 (18.52%) Clustering

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Office 365
2 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (18.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) VPN
3 5 (18.52%) HTTP
3 5 (18.52%) HTTPS
3 5 (18.52%) IMAP
3 5 (18.52%) Internet
3 5 (18.52%) SMTP
4 4 (14.81%) SAN
5 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (7.41%) VLAN
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) PABX
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Billing
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) IT Support
3 8 (29.63%) Service Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Team Leader
6 5 (18.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 5 (18.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) IT Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Support
7 4 (14.81%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
2 4 (14.81%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Mac OS
4 5 (18.52%) Unix
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Problem Management
2 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (25.93%) Ticket Management
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 5 (18.52%) High Availability
5 5 (18.52%) Presales
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) Line Management
6 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 3 (11.11%) Contract Management
7 3 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (11.11%) Validation
8 2 (7.41%) BCP
8 2 (7.41%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) CCNA
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) MCP
2 6 (22.22%) MCSA
2 6 (22.22%) MCSE
3 5 (18.52%) A+ Certification
3 5 (18.52%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (14.81%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Google
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Apple
4 2 (7.41%) arcserve
4 2 (7.41%) Veeam
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) HP