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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 35 40 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.74% 2.10% 9.09%
As % of the System Software category 54.55% 55.56% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 10
Average salary £26,500 £30,500 £18,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.11% +67.12%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
22 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 10.53% 3.78% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 10
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £18,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +72.60%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (78.57%) DNS
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 9 (64.29%) Windows 8
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (57.14%) Wireless
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) IIS
6 7 (50.00%) MS Office
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
8 5 (35.71%) Firewall
8 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (28.57%) VMware
9 4 (28.57%) DHCP
10 3 (21.43%) LAN
10 3 (21.43%) WAN
10 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
10 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (21.43%) Veeam
11 2 (14.29%) iPad
11 2 (14.29%) Office 365

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) ADSL
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) ISDN
7 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
7 1 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (7.14%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Support
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Support Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 8
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) BT
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard