The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 2.04% 4.65% 22.58%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 44.44% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £40,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.55%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
Active Directory
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

System Software Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 4.08% 10.47% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Average salary £60,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Sussex

Active Directory
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee