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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 17 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 53 53 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 12.41% 13.52% 5.45%
As % of the System Software category 63.86% 89.83% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 29
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +88.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,620 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,300 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
83 59 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 19.44% 15.05% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78 47 47
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Crawley

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 97 (97.98%) Windows
2 82 (82.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (71.72%) VMware
4 65 (65.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
6 42 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (41.41%) DNS
8 40 (40.40%) Finance
9 37 (37.37%) DHCP
9 37 (37.37%) Citrix
10 32 (32.32%) vSphere
11 31 (31.31%) SCCM
12 30 (30.30%) Firewall
13 29 (29.29%) Data Centre
14 28 (28.28%) SQL Server
15 27 (27.27%) Cisco
16 26 (26.26%) MS Exchange
17 25 (25.25%) Patch Management
18 23 (23.23%) SQL
19 22 (22.22%) VMware ESX
19 22 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
20 21 (21.21%) WSUS
20 21 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
20 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
20 21 (21.21%) WAN
21 20 (20.20%) IIS
21 20 (20.20%) HP
21 20 (20.20%) VMware ESXi
22 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
23 18 (18.18%) IBM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (26.26%) MS Exchange
2 22 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (20.20%) IIS
4 18 (18.18%) Lync
5 13 (13.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.03%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.01%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
2 17 (17.17%) MS Office
3 11 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 7 (7.07%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Primavera
1 3 (3.03%) Teamcenter
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Office 365
2 4 (4.04%) Symantec.cloud
2 4 (4.04%) SaaS
3 3 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (41.41%) DNS
2 37 (37.37%) DHCP
3 30 (30.30%) Firewall
4 21 (21.21%) WAN
4 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
5 14 (14.14%) LAN
5 14 (14.14%) SAN
6 11 (11.11%) NAS
7 4 (4.04%) Unified Communications
7 4 (4.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (4.04%) VLAN
7 4 (4.04%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.04%) VPN
7 4 (4.04%) DEFINITY
8 2 (2.02%) 3G
8 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.01%) Wireless
9 1 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.01%) SSL
9 1 (1.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.10%) MySQL
3 9 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (40.40%) Finance
2 17 (17.17%) Back Office
2 17 (17.17%) Online Betting
3 11 (11.11%) Publishing
4 6 (6.06%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.03%) Law
6 3 (3.03%) Legal
6 3 (3.03%) Dutch Language
6 3 (3.03%) German Language
6 3 (3.03%) Italian Language
6 3 (3.03%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (41.41%) Analyst
2 31 (31.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 25 (25.25%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (25.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 17 (17.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (12.12%) IT Support
6 11 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 10 (10.10%) Architect
8 9 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 9 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (8.08%) Applications Architect
9 8 (8.08%) Desktop Support
10 6 (6.06%) Consultant
11 5 (5.05%) Technical Support
11 5 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (5.05%) Support Technician
11 5 (5.05%) IT Support Analyst
11 5 (5.05%) IT Support Technician
12 4 (4.04%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) .NET
1 9 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (1.01%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.29%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.13%) Clustering
3 8 (8.08%) Fat Client
3 8 (8.08%) Thin Client
4 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.05%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.04%) Replication
7 3 (3.03%) Biometrics
8 2 (2.02%) iPhone
8 2 (2.02%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 97 (97.98%) Windows
2 82 (82.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 15 (15.15%) Linux
6 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (9.09%) Mac OS X
8 8 (8.08%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.06%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.02%) Android
11 1 (1.01%) CentOS
11 1 (1.01%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) Patch Management
2 18 (18.18%) Server Building
2 18 (18.18%) Migration
2 18 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (17.17%) Load Balancing
4 16 (16.16%) Project Management
5 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.13%) High Availability
6 11 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
6 11 (11.11%) Server Patching
7 9 (9.09%) Release Management
7 9 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (9.09%) Data Management
8 7 (7.07%) Change Management
8 7 (7.07%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.07%) Asset Management
8 7 (7.07%) Performance Management
8 7 (7.07%) Data Centre Operations
9 6 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.23%) SQL
2 17 (17.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) HND
3 5 (5.05%) CCNP
3 5 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.05%) MCITP
3 5 (5.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (65.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (32.32%) vSphere
3 22 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 21 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
5 20 (20.20%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
6 16 (16.16%) XenApp
7 11 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (4.04%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.01%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 31 (31.31%) SCCM
2 21 (21.21%) WSUS
3 11 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 9 (9.09%) ARCserve
4 9 (9.09%) SCSM
5 6 (6.06%) SCOM
6 4 (4.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.01%) WMI
Vendors
1 71 (71.72%) VMware
2 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
3 37 (37.37%) Citrix
4 27 (27.27%) Cisco
5 20 (20.20%) HP
6 18 (18.18%) IBM
7 16 (16.16%) Symantec
8 15 (15.15%) Dell
9 13 (13.13%) NetApp
9 13 (13.13%) Dell Compellent
10 11 (11.11%) Sophos
11 9 (9.09%) Lumension
12 8 (8.08%) Oracle
13 7 (7.07%) SolarWinds
14 6 (6.06%) Avaya
15 5 (5.05%) CA
16 4 (4.04%) Trend Micro
16 4 (4.04%) Riverbed
16 4 (4.04%) Meraki
17 3 (3.03%) Lotus