The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 6.80% - 6.32%
As % of the System Software category 43.75% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.41%
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 Gatwick region.

System Software Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.53% 4.67% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 10
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £63,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Gatwick

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) Service Management
4 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 8 (66.67%) Dell
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) ITSM
6 6 (50.00%) Replication
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
7 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
9 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (16.67%) SCCM
9 2 (16.67%) Network Design
9 2 (16.67%) Firewall
9 2 (16.67%) Change Management
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (16.67%) Windows
10 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (8.33%) SAN
10 1 (8.33%) SLA
10 1 (8.33%) MS Office
10 1 (8.33%) HNC
10 1 (8.33%) HND
10 1 (8.33%) MCSE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) PABX
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Service Management
2 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 6 (50.00%) ITSM
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Network Design
6 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) HNC
1 1 (8.33%) HND
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Dell
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee