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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.68% 4.67% 2.16%
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 90.91% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 3
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £18,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +50.68%
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 Horsham region.

System Software Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 7.95% 5.14% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £18,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +50.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £18,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £18,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 11 (50.00%) DNS
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
6 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 8 (36.36%) Wireless
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (31.82%) IIS
7 7 (31.82%) MS Office
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) Network Security
8 5 (22.73%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) Firewall
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco
10 3 (13.64%) SLA
10 3 (13.64%) LAN
10 3 (13.64%) WAN
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.64%) Office 365
10 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) Wireless
3 7 (31.82%) Network Security
4 5 (22.73%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) DHCP
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 2 (9.09%) ADSL
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.55%) VPN
8 1 (4.55%) Frame Relay
8 1 (4.55%) Internet
8 1 (4.55%) MPLS
8 1 (4.55%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Support
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
2 2 (9.09%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
1 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 2 (9.09%) Server Building
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) Test Management
2 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCSE
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) Firmware
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) BT
5 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam