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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 9.15% 6.33% -
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 45.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
13 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 9.15% 13.92% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 12 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (70.59%) DNS
4 11 (64.71%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
5 10 (58.82%) DHCP
6 9 (52.94%) FTP
6 9 (52.94%) HTTP
6 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
6 9 (52.94%) HTTPS
6 9 (52.94%) SSL
6 9 (52.94%) SOAP
6 9 (52.94%) LDAP
6 9 (52.94%) LAN
6 9 (52.94%) WAN
6 9 (52.94%) BIG-IP
6 9 (52.94%) Tcl
6 9 (52.94%) ICMP
6 9 (52.94%) F5
6 9 (52.94%) REST
6 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
6 9 (52.94%) Data Centre Operations
6 9 (52.94%) Algorithms
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) IIS
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) VPN
3 10 (58.82%) DHCP
4 9 (52.94%) BIG-IP
4 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (52.94%) FTP
4 9 (52.94%) HTTP
4 9 (52.94%) HTTPS
4 9 (52.94%) ICMP
4 9 (52.94%) LAN
4 9 (52.94%) LDAP
4 9 (52.94%) SSL
4 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
4 9 (52.94%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 2 (11.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Administrator
2 7 (41.18%) Network Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) REST
1 9 (52.94%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Algorithms
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Debian
5 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
2 9 (52.94%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Tcl
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCSA
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) Opsview
1 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) F5
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) Veeam
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft