The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 58 32
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -26
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 119 36 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.17% 3.35% 6.27%
As % of the System Software category 68.00% 44.44% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 113 35 90
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -29.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £47,500 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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 West Sussex region.

System Software Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
175 81 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.43% 7.54% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 163 74 156
Average salary £44,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,794 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Active Directory
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in West Sussex

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Active Directory
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +51 72 £45,500 +65.45% 5
Gatwick - 12 £40,000 - 2
Worthing -9 7 £42,500 +58.87% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea +1 6 £22,500 -40.78%
Burgess Hill - 5 £30,000 -
Horsham -10 4 £38,750 +82.35%
Hassocks - 2 £17,500 -
East Grinstead - 2 £52,500 -
Haywards Heath +1 1 £17,500 -27.08%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 191 (78.93%) Windows
2 149 (61.57%) Microsoft
3 137 (56.61%) VMware
4 112 (46.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 93 (38.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 88 (36.36%) Citrix
7 75 (30.99%) MS Excel
7 75 (30.99%) Finance
8 74 (30.58%) ITIL
9 62 (25.62%) vSphere
10 61 (25.21%) MS Exchange
11 49 (20.25%) SharePoint
12 48 (19.83%) SQL Server
13 47 (19.42%) VMware ESX
14 43 (17.77%) Cisco
15 41 (16.94%) Firewall
15 41 (16.94%) Windows 7
16 39 (16.12%) DNS
16 39 (16.12%) Windows Server 2012
17 37 (15.29%) SAN
17 37 (15.29%) XenApp
18 36 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2010
19 34 (14.05%) SCCM
20 33 (13.64%) IIS
20 33 (13.64%) DHCP
20 33 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
21 31 (12.81%) SQL
21 31 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
22 30 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
23 27 (11.16%) MS Office

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 61 (25.21%) MS Exchange
2 49 (20.25%) SharePoint
3 36 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (13.64%) IIS
5 17 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (5.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (5.37%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (4.55%) Lync
9 10 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.24%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 75 (30.99%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.16%) MS Office
3 6 (2.48%) MS Project
4 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) Office 365
2 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) IaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.94%) Firewall
2 39 (16.12%) DNS
3 37 (15.29%) SAN
4 33 (13.64%) DHCP
5 22 (9.09%) WAN
5 22 (9.09%) LAN
6 21 (8.68%) TCP/IP
7 18 (7.44%) Wi-Fi
7 18 (7.44%) Wireless
8 14 (5.79%) VoIP
9 9 (3.72%) VPN
10 7 (2.89%) Internet
10 7 (2.89%) SNMP
11 6 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.65%) BIG-IP
13 3 (1.24%) VLAN
13 3 (1.24%) Network Security
14 2 (0.83%) NAS
14 2 (0.83%) PABX
14 2 (0.83%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.24%) MySQL
4 2 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (30.99%) Finance
2 21 (8.68%) Publishing
3 12 (4.96%) Retail
4 6 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.65%) Military
5 4 (1.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (40.91%) Analyst
2 54 (22.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 47 (19.42%) Senior Analyst
4 44 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 34 (14.05%) Support Engineer
6 27 (11.16%) Support Analyst
7 25 (10.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (7.44%) Architect
8 18 (7.44%) Service Desk Analyst
8 18 (7.44%) Service Analyst
9 17 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (7.02%) IT Support
10 16 (6.61%) Administrator
10 16 (6.61%) Senior Support Engineer
11 15 (6.20%) Network Engineer
12 14 (5.79%) Junior
12 14 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (5.37%) Server Engineer
14 12 (4.96%) Operations Engineer
14 12 (4.96%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.61%) .NET
2 14 (5.79%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.83%) WAP
3 2 (0.83%) LAMP
4 1 (0.41%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.41%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.41%) Middleware
4 1 (0.41%) COM
4 1 (0.41%) CSS
4 1 (0.41%) Web Services
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.72%) Blackberry
3 6 (2.48%) Clustering
4 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.24%) PKI
4 3 (1.24%) iPhone
4 3 (1.24%) iPad
5 2 (0.83%) EqualLogic
5 2 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.83%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.41%) Replication
6 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 191 (78.93%) Windows
2 93 (38.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (16.94%) Windows 7
4 39 (16.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (10.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (5.79%) Linux
7 11 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 11 (4.55%) Android
8 9 (3.72%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.31%) UNIX
10 6 (2.48%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.65%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.24%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (30.58%) ITIL
2 13 (5.37%) PRINCE2
3 12 (4.96%) Project Management
3 12 (4.96%) Supplier Management
3 12 (4.96%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (4.55%) Service Management
4 11 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 8 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (3.31%) Network Load Balancing
5 8 (3.31%) Incident Management
6 7 (2.89%) Data Management
6 7 (2.89%) Service Delivery
7 6 (2.48%) Mentoring
7 6 (2.48%) Capacity Management
8 5 (2.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (2.07%) TOGAF
8 5 (2.07%) Problem Management
9 4 (1.65%) Change Management
9 4 (1.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.81%) SQL
2 7 (2.89%) C
3 6 (2.48%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (9.09%) Degree
4 20 (8.26%) MCSE
5 16 (6.61%) MCP
6 13 (5.37%) CCNP
6 13 (5.37%) CCNA
7 10 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.89%) MCSA
9 6 (2.48%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (2.07%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.65%) MCITP
11 4 (1.65%) HND
12 3 (1.24%) CISSP
12 3 (1.24%) MCTS
13 2 (0.83%) CISA
13 2 (0.83%) CISMP
13 2 (0.83%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.37%) PCI DSS
2 12 (4.96%) SLA
3 9 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.24%) BS7799
4 3 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.41%) QA
5 1 (0.41%) BS25999
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 112 (46.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (25.62%) vSphere
3 47 (19.42%) VMware ESX
4 37 (15.29%) XenApp
5 22 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 21 (8.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 21 (8.68%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (7.02%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.48%) UAG
9 4 (1.65%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.24%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.41%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (14.05%) SCCM
2 22 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 14 (5.79%) SCOM
4 12 (4.96%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (2.89%) SCSM
6 4 (1.65%) WSUS
7 2 (0.83%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.41%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.41%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 149 (61.57%) Microsoft
2 137 (56.61%) VMware
3 88 (36.36%) Citrix
4 43 (17.77%) Cisco
5 23 (9.50%) Juniper
6 21 (8.68%) Symantec
7 18 (7.44%) HP
8 13 (5.37%) Fortinet
9 11 (4.55%) NetApp
10 10 (4.13%) Apple
11 9 (3.72%) CheckPoint
11 9 (3.72%) 3PAR
11 9 (3.72%) Avaya
12 6 (2.48%) Dell
12 6 (2.48%) McAfee
13 5 (2.07%) Altiris
13 5 (2.07%) WatchGuard
14 4 (1.65%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.24%) F5
15 3 (1.24%) SonicWALL
Gatwick, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum + On-Call + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £50000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £49000 Per Annum To £49k + On Call + Bonus + B
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £43000 - £49000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 4 days ago