The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Horsham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 4.41% 3.28% 4.39%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Average salary £27,500 £21,250 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 4.41% 3.28% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Average salary £27,500 £21,250 £28,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Active Directory
West Sussex

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Horsham

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 13 (86.67%) DNS
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (33.33%) EqualLogic
6 5 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) IIS
7 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Apache
7 4 (26.67%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) Document Management
7 4 (26.67%) Service Management
7 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
8 3 (20.00%) CentOS
8 3 (20.00%) Open Source
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
4 4 (26.67%) Apache
5 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
4 3 (20.00%) BGP
4 3 (20.00%) Telnet
4 3 (20.00%) SSH
4 3 (20.00%) IPv4
4 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (6.67%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (26.67%) Web Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
5 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) COM
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Document Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Mitel
4 1 (6.67%) Altiris
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix