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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 65 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 15.78% 5.96% 5.54%
As % of the System Software category 73.86% 69.70% 62.26%
Number of salaries quoted 63 23 30
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £51,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
88 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 21.36% 8.55% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 83 28 41
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £61,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Crawley

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 107 (77.54%) Windows
2 92 (66.67%) VMware
3 86 (62.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (45.65%) Finance
6 57 (41.30%) Citrix
7 55 (39.86%) Microsoft
8 53 (38.41%) VMware ESX
9 48 (34.78%) vSphere
10 34 (24.64%) MS Excel
11 29 (21.01%) SCCM
12 27 (19.57%) WAN
12 27 (19.57%) TCP/IP
13 26 (18.84%) LAN
13 26 (18.84%) Firewall
14 22 (15.94%) DHCP
14 22 (15.94%) DNS
14 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
14 22 (15.94%) XenApp
15 20 (14.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 20 (14.49%) Publishing
16 19 (13.77%) SharePoint
16 19 (13.77%) Windows 7
16 19 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (13.04%) SQL
18 17 (12.32%) MS Office
18 17 (12.32%) MS Exchange
18 17 (12.32%) Cisco
19 16 (11.59%) IIS
19 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (13.77%) SharePoint
2 17 (12.32%) MS Exchange
3 16 (11.59%) IIS
4 10 (7.25%) Lync
4 10 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.45%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 34 (24.64%) MS Excel
2 17 (12.32%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) MS Project
3 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) Office 365
2 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.57%) WAN
1 27 (19.57%) TCP/IP
2 26 (18.84%) Firewall
2 26 (18.84%) LAN
3 22 (15.94%) DHCP
3 22 (15.94%) DNS
4 12 (8.70%) Wireless
5 10 (7.25%) SAN
6 8 (5.80%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (3.62%) NAS
7 5 (3.62%) PABX
8 2 (1.45%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.45%) 3G
8 2 (1.45%) SNMP
9 1 (0.72%) VPN
9 1 (0.72%) DEFINITY
9 1 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.72%) VLAN
9 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.80%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.45%) MySQL
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (45.65%) Finance
2 20 (14.49%) Publishing
3 8 (5.80%) Retail
4 7 (5.07%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.90%) Electronics
5 4 (2.90%) Military
6 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (59.42%) Analyst
2 50 (36.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 48 (34.78%) Senior Analyst
3 48 (34.78%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 18 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (11.59%) Support Analyst
6 15 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 12 (8.70%) Security Analyst
7 12 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.97%) Information Security Analyst
8 11 (7.97%) Information Analyst
8 11 (7.97%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (6.52%) Desktop Support
10 8 (5.80%) Senior Support Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) Administrator
12 6 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 6 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) Architect
12 6 (4.35%) Network Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.14%) .NET
2 8 (5.80%) Web Services
3 6 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.62%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.70%) PKI
3 9 (6.52%) Clustering
4 8 (5.80%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.45%) iPhone
5 2 (1.45%) iPad
6 1 (0.72%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 107 (77.54%) Windows
2 69 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (13.77%) Windows 7
3 19 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (7.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (5.80%) Android
6 5 (3.62%) UNIX
6 5 (3.62%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.90%) Linux
8 3 (2.17%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (10.14%) ITIL
2 12 (8.70%) Information Security
3 11 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.52%) Load Balancing
4 9 (6.52%) High Availability
5 8 (5.80%) Release Management
5 8 (5.80%) Business Continuity
5 8 (5.80%) Security Management
6 7 (5.07%) Project Management
7 6 (4.35%) Supplier Management
7 6 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (3.62%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (3.62%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (3.62%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.90%) Service Management
9 4 (2.90%) Performance Management
10 2 (1.45%) Data Protection
10 2 (1.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.04%) SQL
2 7 (5.07%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (9.42%) Degree
2 12 (8.70%) CISA
2 12 (8.70%) CISSP
3 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.97%) CRISC
4 8 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.80%) CCNP
5 6 (4.35%) CCNA
5 6 (4.35%) MCSE
6 5 (3.62%) HND
6 5 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.62%) MCITP
7 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.90%) MCP
8 3 (2.17%) HNC
8 3 (2.17%) MCSA
9 1 (0.72%) VCP4
9 1 (0.72%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.17%) BS7799
2 3 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (62.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (38.41%) VMware ESX
3 48 (34.78%) vSphere
4 22 (15.94%) XenApp
5 20 (14.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 15 (10.87%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (9.42%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (6.52%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.62%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.45%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.45%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 29 (21.01%) SCCM
2 14 (10.14%) NetBackup
3 13 (9.42%) SCOM
4 10 (7.25%) WSUS
5 8 (5.80%) ARCserve
5 8 (5.80%) SCSM
6 5 (3.62%) AppDNA
7 2 (1.45%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 92 (66.67%) VMware
2 57 (41.30%) Citrix
3 55 (39.86%) Microsoft
4 17 (12.32%) Cisco
5 9 (6.52%) Dell
6 8 (5.80%) Lumension
6 8 (5.80%) Apple
6 8 (5.80%) Sophos
7 6 (4.35%) Juniper
7 6 (4.35%) CA
7 6 (4.35%) Fortinet
8 5 (3.62%) Symantec
9 4 (2.90%) HP
9 4 (2.90%) WatchGuard
9 4 (2.90%) Brocade
9 4 (2.90%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.45%) Altiris
10 2 (1.45%) Oracle
10 2 (1.45%) Primavera
10 2 (1.45%) NetApp