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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 21 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 17.36% 6.09% 9.57%
As % of the System Software category 63.64% 63.64% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 4
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +14.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,250 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
33 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 27.27% 9.57% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) Citrix
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco
4 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 14 (58.33%) Service Management
5 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
5 13 (54.17%) Replication
5 13 (54.17%) NetApp
5 13 (54.17%) Dell
5 13 (54.17%) Linux
6 12 (50.00%) ITSM
7 10 (41.67%) Windows
8 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 8 (33.33%) SLA
8 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
9 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
10 4 (16.67%) Firewall
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.50%) Change Management
11 3 (12.50%) Degree
11 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
12 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Replication
2 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
1 14 (58.33%) Service Management
2 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
3 12 (50.00%) ITSM
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Network Design
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) HNC
4 1 (4.17%) HND
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) Citrix
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco
4 13 (54.17%) NetApp
4 13 (54.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee
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