The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 67 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.35% 3.05% 2.57%
As % of the System Software category 32.48% 52.50% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 22
Average salary £30,486 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.19% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £37,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
Active Directory
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

System Software Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
117 40 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 10.31% 5.81% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 105 37 65
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Brighton

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Brighton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Windows 7
3 28 (54.90%) ITIL
4 27 (52.94%) MS Office
5 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
5 26 (50.98%) MS Exchange
6 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (43.14%) Cisco
8 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (41.18%) VMware
9 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 15 (29.41%) Windows XP
11 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
12 13 (25.49%) Law
12 13 (25.49%) DHCP
12 13 (25.49%) Citrix
12 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
14 9 (17.65%) Finance
14 9 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (17.65%) SAN
15 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (13.73%) Firewall
15 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
16 6 (11.76%) IIS
16 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (11.76%) Degree
17 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
17 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 5 (9.80%) Lync

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (50.98%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.76%) IIS
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.80%) Lync
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (52.94%) MS Office
2 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
2 13 (25.49%) DHCP
3 9 (17.65%) SAN
4 7 (13.73%) Firewall
5 5 (9.80%) LAN
5 5 (9.80%) WAN
5 5 (9.80%) DNS
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.88%) VLAN
7 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.92%) NAS
8 2 (3.92%) VPN
8 2 (3.92%) VoIP
8 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.96%) FTP
9 1 (1.96%) OpenVPN
9 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.96%) SSH
9 1 (1.96%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (25.49%) Law
2 9 (17.65%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Analyst
2 24 (47.06%) Help Desk Analyst
2 24 (47.06%) Help Desk Support
3 21 (41.18%) Support Analyst
4 14 (27.45%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (25.49%) Service Analyst
5 13 (25.49%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (25.49%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 13 (25.49%) Administrator
6 11 (21.57%) 1st Line Support
6 11 (21.57%) Support Engineer
6 11 (21.57%) Systems Support
7 10 (19.61%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (19.61%) IT Administrator
7 10 (19.61%) Systems Support Engineer
8 8 (15.69%) Systems Support Analyst
8 8 (15.69%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) COM+
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Windows 7
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (29.41%) Windows XP
6 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.92%) Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) ITIL
2 4 (7.84%) Document Management
3 3 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.96%) Release Management
4 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (11.76%) Degree
3 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.96%) MCTS
5 1 (1.96%) MCITP
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
5 1 (1.96%) CCIE
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (5.88%) NetCrunch
2 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Cisco
2 21 (41.18%) VMware
3 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.49%) Citrix
5 4 (7.84%) EMC
5 4 (7.84%) HP
6 3 (5.88%) Splunk
7 2 (3.92%) McAfee
7 2 (3.92%) Dell
7 2 (3.92%) NetApp
7 2 (3.92%) Veritas
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.96%) Juniper
8 1 (1.96%) Polycom
8 1 (1.96%) F5
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