The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 4.55% 10.00% 6.72%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 83.33% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 8
Average salary £28,500 £21,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.11% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,250 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,250 £23,650
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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 Horsham region.

System Software Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 4.55% 12.00% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Average salary £28,500 £21,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.11% -3.40%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Horsham

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
3 12 (70.59%) DNS
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
7 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (29.41%) EqualLogic
8 5 (29.41%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 5 (29.41%) SAN
9 4 (23.53%) Document Management
9 4 (23.53%) LAN
9 4 (23.53%) WAN
9 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
9 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) MCP
9 4 (23.53%) Linux
9 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
10 3 (17.65%) Open Source
10 3 (17.65%) Software Deployment
10 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (17.65%) CentOS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) IPv4
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) Wireless
4 3 (17.65%) SSH
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) OSPF
4 3 (17.65%) BGP
4 3 (17.65%) Telnet
5 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Support
3 6 (35.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) Desktop Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Web Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
1 1 (5.88%) COM
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) EqualLogic
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) CentOS
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Server Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Document Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Software Deployment
3 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCP
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (17.65%) MCTS
4 2 (11.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Altiris
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) Symantec
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp