The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 68 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 17.66% 9.29% 7.35%
As % of the System Software category 64.15% 84.78% 68.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 35 41
Average salary £43,250 £40,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +30.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Active Directory
West 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 Crawley region.

System Software Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
106 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 27.53% 10.95% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 102 42 56
Average salary £44,500 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.87% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Crawley

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Crawley

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 98 (88.29%) Windows
2 81 (72.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (65.77%) VMware
4 67 (60.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (41.44%) Microsoft
6 44 (39.64%) DNS
7 43 (38.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (36.04%) DHCP
8 40 (36.04%) Finance
9 37 (33.33%) Firewall
10 35 (31.53%) Citrix
11 34 (30.63%) WAN
11 34 (30.63%) Data Centre
11 34 (30.63%) SCCM
12 32 (28.83%) TCP/IP
13 30 (27.03%) Cisco
13 30 (27.03%) SQL Server
13 30 (27.03%) vSphere
14 29 (26.13%) MS Exchange
14 29 (26.13%) LAN
15 27 (24.32%) Patch Management
16 24 (21.62%) Microsoft App-V
16 24 (21.62%) WSUS
16 24 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
17 23 (20.72%) VMware ESX
17 23 (20.72%) IIS
18 22 (19.82%) SQL
18 22 (19.82%) HP
18 22 (19.82%) Lync
18 22 (19.82%) VMware ESXi

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 29 (26.13%) MS Exchange
2 24 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (20.72%) IIS
4 22 (19.82%) Lync
5 17 (15.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.51%) MS Office
3 11 (9.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (8.11%) MS Visio
5 7 (6.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Primavera
1 3 (2.70%) Teamcenter
1 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) SaaS
1 4 (3.60%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (0.90%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (39.64%) DNS
2 40 (36.04%) DHCP
3 37 (33.33%) Firewall
4 34 (30.63%) WAN
5 32 (28.83%) TCP/IP
6 29 (26.13%) LAN
7 17 (15.32%) SAN
8 13 (11.71%) NAS
9 4 (3.60%) Unified Communications
9 4 (3.60%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.60%) VLAN
9 4 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.60%) DEFINITY
9 4 (3.60%) VPN
10 1 (0.90%) SSL
10 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (8.11%) MySQL
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) AdminStudio
1 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (36.04%) Finance
2 17 (15.32%) Back Office
2 17 (15.32%) Online Betting
3 10 (9.01%) Publishing
4 6 (5.41%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.60%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.70%) Law
6 3 (2.70%) Legal
6 3 (2.70%) Dutch Language
6 3 (2.70%) German Language
6 3 (2.70%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (45.05%) Analyst
2 30 (27.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 25 (22.52%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (22.52%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 20 (18.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (11.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) IT Support
6 11 (9.91%) Support Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Architect
7 10 (9.01%) Security Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Information Security Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Information Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (8.11%) Desktop Support
9 8 (7.21%) Support Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Applications Architect
10 6 (5.41%) Consultant
11 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.50%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (4.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) .NET
1 13 (11.71%) Web Services
2 1 (0.90%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (30.63%) Data Centre
2 17 (15.32%) Clustering
3 10 (9.01%) PKI
4 7 (6.31%) Fat Client
4 7 (6.31%) Thin Client
5 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.60%) Replication
7 3 (2.70%) Biometrics
7 3 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 98 (88.29%) Windows
2 81 (72.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (38.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (14.41%) Windows 7
5 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (11.71%) Linux
7 8 (7.21%) Windows 8
7 8 (7.21%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) Patch Management
2 21 (18.92%) Load Balancing
3 18 (16.22%) Project Management
3 18 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (16.22%) Server Building
4 17 (15.32%) Migration
4 17 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.32%) High Availability
5 13 (11.71%) Release Management
5 13 (11.71%) Business Continuity
5 13 (11.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (9.91%) Server Patching
7 10 (9.01%) Information Security
7 10 (9.01%) Strategic Planning
8 9 (8.11%) Data Management
8 9 (8.11%) Performance Management
8 9 (8.11%) Configuration Management
8 9 (8.11%) Data Centre Operations
9 8 (7.21%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (6.31%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.82%) SQL
2 19 (17.12%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.90%) C
3 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.01%) CISA
2 10 (9.01%) CISSP
2 10 (9.01%) CRISC
3 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) CCNP
4 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.50%) HND
4 5 (4.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.50%) MCITP
4 5 (4.50%) Degree
5 1 (0.90%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 67 (60.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (27.03%) vSphere
3 24 (21.62%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (20.72%) VMware ESX
5 22 (19.82%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (13.51%) Hyper-V
7 13 (11.71%) XenApp
8 10 (9.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (3.60%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.90%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 34 (30.63%) SCCM
2 24 (21.62%) WSUS
3 13 (11.71%) ARCserve
3 13 (11.71%) SCSM
4 12 (10.81%) NetBackup
5 11 (9.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (7.21%) SCOM
7 4 (3.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 73 (65.77%) VMware
2 46 (41.44%) Microsoft
3 35 (31.53%) Citrix
4 30 (27.03%) Cisco
5 22 (19.82%) HP
6 19 (17.12%) Dell
7 18 (16.22%) IBM
8 17 (15.32%) Dell Compellent
9 16 (14.41%) Symantec
10 13 (11.71%) Sophos
10 13 (11.71%) Lumension
11 12 (10.81%) NetApp
12 9 (8.11%) SolarWinds
13 7 (6.31%) Oracle
14 6 (5.41%) CA
15 4 (3.60%) Apple
15 4 (3.60%) Brocade
15 4 (3.60%) Avaya
15 4 (3.60%) Meraki
15 4 (3.60%) Riverbed
Crawley, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago