Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Microsoft Active Directory
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 29 32
Rank change year-on-year -22 +3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 24 73 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 4.27% 7.44% 6.44%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 72.28% 68.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 68 56
Suffolk median annual salary £24,250 £28,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.39% - +4.67%
10th Percentile £17,250 £18,175 £24,000
90th Percentile £42,250 £40,250 £38,750
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +2.94% -2.86%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 36 101 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.41% 10.30% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 93 82
Suffolk median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +14.55% -21.43%
10th Percentile £18,075 £18,600 £19,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £59,250 £38,750
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.09% +2.67%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory 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 in Suffolk.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Suffolk

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Suffolk over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Suffolk

Active Directory
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -14 16 £21,000 -16.00% 3
Bury St Edmunds +10 2 £32,750 -11.49% 1
Active Directory
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (37.50%) Office 365
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
5 7 (29.17%) DHCP
5 7 (29.17%) DNS
6 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.83%) SLA
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) Firewall
8 4 (16.67%) Service Management
8 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (12.50%) Change Control
9 3 (12.50%) Visual Analytics
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (12.50%) Analytics
9 3 (12.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (12.50%) Tableau
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DHCP
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) VLAN
3 3 (12.50%) VoIP
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) WebEx
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) QlikView
1 3 (12.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) IT Support
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (12.50%) IT Technician
5 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Analytics
3 3 (12.50%) Change Control
3 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Visual Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Economics
4 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Statistics
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Release Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) MCSE
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) KVM
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) Tableau
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) NetApp