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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 5 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 14 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 10.94% 19.01% 6.09%
As % of the System Software category 87.50% 53.49% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 4
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +0.59%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +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 Gatwick region.

System Software Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.50% 35.54% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 8
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (82.14%) DHCP
3 23 (82.14%) DNS
4 22 (78.57%) SSL
4 22 (78.57%) ICMP
4 22 (78.57%) FTP
4 22 (78.57%) HTTP
4 22 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 22 (78.57%) VPN
4 22 (78.57%) LDAP
4 22 (78.57%) LAN
4 22 (78.57%) WAN
4 22 (78.57%) BIG-IP
4 22 (78.57%) Load Balancing
4 22 (78.57%) F5
4 22 (78.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 22 (78.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 22 (78.57%) Data Centre
4 22 (78.57%) Data Centre Operations
5 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
5 9 (32.14%) REST
5 9 (32.14%) SOAP
5 9 (32.14%) Tcl
5 9 (32.14%) HTTPS
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (17.86%) IIS
7 5 (17.86%) Windows

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (17.86%) IIS
1 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (82.14%) DHCP
1 23 (82.14%) DNS
2 22 (78.57%) BIG-IP
2 22 (78.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 22 (78.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 22 (78.57%) FTP
2 22 (78.57%) HTTP
2 22 (78.57%) ICMP
2 22 (78.57%) LAN
2 22 (78.57%) LDAP
2 22 (78.57%) SSL
2 22 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 22 (78.57%) VPN
2 22 (78.57%) WAN
3 9 (32.14%) HTTPS
4 4 (14.29%) BGP
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Administrator
1 15 (53.57%) Network Administrator
2 13 (46.43%) LAN Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) IP Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) IP Network Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) LAN Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) REST
1 9 (32.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) Data Centre
2 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) Debian
3 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Data Centre Operations
1 22 (78.57%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) ITSM
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Service Design
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Tcl
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCP
1 1 (3.57%) MCSA
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Nagios
1 4 (14.29%) Opsview
1 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (78.57%) F5
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
4 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 4 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp