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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 30 34
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 26 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 8.47% 6.80% 6.53%
As % of the System Software category 72.22% 54.67% 68.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 29
Median salary £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £43,000
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 Suffolk with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 36 75 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 11.73% 12.44% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 74 45
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £48,300
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +27 15 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds -4 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Active Directory
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
4 14 (31.11%) MS Office
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (28.89%) ITIL
5 13 (28.89%) Office 365
6 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (26.67%) SQL
6 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
7 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
7 11 (24.44%) VMware
8 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (20.00%) Firewall
9 9 (20.00%) VPN
9 9 (20.00%) SCCM
9 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (20.00%) High Availability
10 8 (17.78%) Google
10 8 (17.78%) CCNA
10 8 (17.78%) SLA
10 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (15.56%) DNS
11 7 (15.56%) Linux
11 7 (15.56%) MCSE
11 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010

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 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Office 365
2 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (6.67%) G Suite
6 2 (4.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Firewall
1 9 (20.00%) VPN
2 7 (15.56%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) HTTP
3 6 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (13.33%) SMTP
4 5 (11.11%) HTTPS
4 5 (11.11%) IMAP
4 5 (11.11%) Internet
5 4 (8.89%) LAN
5 4 (8.89%) WAN
6 2 (4.44%) SAN
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
6 2 (4.44%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) DHCP
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security
7 1 (2.22%) PABX
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
7 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.44%) OLTP
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Support Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 8 (17.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) IT Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) IT Support
5 7 (15.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
7 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.22%) CCTV
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
6 7 (15.56%) Linux
7 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 5 (11.11%) Mac OS
7 5 (11.11%) Unix
7 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 3 (6.67%) Windows Phone
9 2 (4.44%) Android
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.22%) Debian
10 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (20.00%) High Availability
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 6 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.11%) Presales
5 5 (11.11%) Ticket Management
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.67%) Service Management
8 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.44%) ERP
8 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.44%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.22%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.78%) CCNA
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (15.56%) MCSE
4 6 (13.33%) MCP
4 6 (13.33%) MCSA
5 5 (11.11%) A+ Certification
5 5 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (4.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) vSphere
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Google
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) Apple
6 2 (4.44%) Dell
6 2 (4.44%) EMC
6 2 (4.44%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) arcserve
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) Veeam
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
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