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 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 12 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 169 164 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.67% 12.43% 6.47%
As % of the System Software category 64.02% 82.83% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 156 148 86
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,100 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
264 198 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.92% 15.01% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 244 182 128
Average salary £43,000 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.35% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 +7 61 £42,500 +41.66% 4
Gatwick +2 32 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Haywards Heath -5 12 £27,000 +20.00% 4
Worthing -5 12 £45,000 +26.76%
Horsham -2 10 £40,000 +45.45%
Shoreham-by-Sea +1 6 £26,000 -
East Grinstead +3 5 £23,500 -57.27%
Chichester +6 1 £35,000 +22.80%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

1 235 (83.04%) Windows
2 151 (53.36%) Microsoft
3 149 (52.65%) VMware
4 144 (50.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 108 (38.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 97 (34.28%) MS Exchange
7 89 (31.45%) Citrix
8 86 (30.39%) SQL Server
8 86 (30.39%) Firewall
9 84 (29.68%) DNS
9 84 (29.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 74 (26.15%) Cisco
11 71 (25.09%) WAN
11 71 (25.09%) Windows 7
12 69 (24.38%) MS Excel
13 68 (24.03%) LAN
14 63 (22.26%) DHCP
14 63 (22.26%) Finance
14 63 (22.26%) SCCM
15 61 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2010
16 57 (20.14%) ITIL
17 56 (19.79%) Windows Server 2003
18 55 (19.43%) SAN
19 54 (19.08%) TCP/IP
20 53 (18.73%) SQL
21 50 (17.67%) MS Office
22 46 (16.25%) Hyper-V
23 45 (15.90%) Lync
24 44 (15.55%) HP
25 41 (14.49%) Dell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 97 (34.28%) MS Exchange
2 61 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (15.90%) Lync
4 39 (13.78%) IIS
5 25 (8.83%) SharePoint
5 25 (8.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (7.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (3.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (3.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 69 (24.38%) MS Excel
2 50 (17.67%) MS Office
3 10 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.83%) MS Project
5 7 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.06%) Primavera
2 3 (1.06%) Teamcenter
2 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.12%) Office 365
2 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.41%) SaaS
3 4 (1.41%) IaaS
3 4 (1.41%) Symantec.cloud
4 3 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (30.39%) Firewall
2 84 (29.68%) DNS
3 71 (25.09%) WAN
4 68 (24.03%) LAN
5 63 (22.26%) DHCP
6 55 (19.43%) SAN
7 54 (19.08%) TCP/IP
8 22 (7.77%) VPN
9 14 (4.95%) NAS
10 12 (4.24%) Wireless
11 10 (3.53%) BIG-IP
12 8 (2.83%) Internet
12 8 (2.83%) VoIP
13 7 (2.47%) SSL
13 7 (2.47%) Network Security
14 6 (2.12%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (1.77%) PPTP
15 5 (1.77%) VLAN
15 5 (1.77%) IPsec
16 4 (1.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (30.39%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.65%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.12%) MySQL
7 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.77%) Visual Studio
1 5 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.06%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 63 (22.26%) Finance
2 20 (7.07%) Back Office
3 13 (4.59%) Publishing
4 12 (4.24%) Online Betting
5 10 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.12%) Retail
7 5 (1.77%) Legal
8 4 (1.41%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.41%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.41%) Law
9 3 (1.06%) Dutch Language
9 3 (1.06%) German Language
9 3 (1.06%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 110 (38.87%) Analyst
2 54 (19.08%) Support Analyst
2 54 (19.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 50 (17.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (9.54%) Senior Analyst
5 26 (9.19%) Administrator
6 25 (8.83%) Service Analyst
6 25 (8.83%) Service Desk Analyst
6 25 (8.83%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 23 (8.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 22 (7.77%) Support Engineer
9 18 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
9 18 (6.36%) IT Support
10 17 (6.01%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (5.65%) 1st Line Support
11 16 (5.65%) 2nd Line Support
12 14 (4.95%) Desktop Support
13 13 (4.59%) Architect
14 12 (4.24%) Technical Support
15 11 (3.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.42%) .NET
2 16 (5.65%) Web Services
3 5 (1.77%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.77%) Software Packaging
4 4 (1.41%) MDX
5 2 (0.71%) Middleware
6 1 (0.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.78%) Data Centre
2 32 (11.31%) Replication
3 25 (8.83%) Clustering
4 15 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.89%) PKI
5 11 (3.89%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.18%) Fat Client
6 9 (3.18%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.12%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.77%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.06%) Biometrics
9 3 (1.06%) iPad
10 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.71%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.35%) iPhone
11 1 (0.35%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 235 (83.04%) Windows
2 144 (50.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (29.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (25.09%) Windows 7
5 56 (19.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (12.72%) Linux
7 29 (10.25%) Windows 8
8 20 (7.07%) Windows XP
9 8 (2.83%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.41%) HPUX
11 3 (1.06%) Android
12 2 (0.71%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.71%) i5/OS
12 2 (0.71%) OS/400
12 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.14%) ITIL
2 38 (13.43%) Configuration Management
3 37 (13.07%) Service Management
4 36 (12.72%) Load Balancing
5 30 (10.60%) Patch Management
6 27 (9.54%) Service Delivery
7 22 (7.77%) ITSM
7 22 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (7.77%) Server Building
8 21 (7.42%) Incident Management
8 21 (7.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (7.07%) Project Management
9 20 (7.07%) Business Continuity
9 20 (7.07%) High Availability
10 17 (6.01%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (6.01%) Release Management
11 15 (5.30%) Change Management
12 14 (4.95%) Information Security
12 14 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
13 13 (4.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 53 (18.73%) SQL
2 31 (10.95%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.12%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.77%) C#
4 5 (1.77%) X++
5 3 (1.06%) VB
5 3 (1.06%) Java
6 2 (0.71%) VBScript
7 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (5.65%) SC Cleared
2 16 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.95%) MCP
3 14 (4.95%) MCSE
4 13 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.89%) CISA
5 11 (3.89%) CISSP
5 11 (3.89%) CRISC
6 8 (2.83%) CCNP
6 8 (2.83%) MCITP
7 7 (2.47%) Degree
7 7 (2.47%) HND
7 7 (2.47%) MCSA
8 5 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.06%) MOS
9 3 (1.06%) CCNA
10 2 (0.71%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.71%) IBM Certification
10 2 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.49%) SLA
2 11 (3.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 108 (38.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (16.25%) Hyper-V
3 36 (12.72%) vSphere
4 29 (10.25%) XenApp
4 29 (10.25%) VMware ESX
5 28 (9.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 21 (7.42%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 7 (2.47%) XenServer
9 5 (1.77%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.41%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.41%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.06%) UAG
12 2 (0.71%) Firmware
12 2 (0.71%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.35%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 63 (22.26%) SCCM
2 31 (10.95%) WSUS
3 24 (8.48%) SCOM
4 21 (7.42%) SCSM
5 19 (6.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 16 (5.65%) ARCserve
7 13 (4.59%) HP Data Protector
8 11 (3.89%) Backup Exec
9 9 (3.18%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.41%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.71%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 151 (53.36%) Microsoft
2 149 (52.65%) VMware
3 89 (31.45%) Citrix
4 74 (26.15%) Cisco
5 44 (15.55%) HP
6 41 (14.49%) Dell
7 33 (11.66%) NetApp
8 29 (10.25%) Symantec
9 21 (7.42%) Dell Compellent
10 20 (7.07%) Sophos
11 16 (5.65%) Lumension
12 15 (5.30%) IBM
13 13 (4.59%) Juniper
14 11 (3.89%) McAfee
14 11 (3.89%) 3PAR
15 10 (3.53%) SolarWinds
15 10 (3.53%) CheckPoint
16 8 (2.83%) CA
17 7 (2.47%) Apple
18 6 (2.12%) Sage
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £47000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Haywards Heath
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance etc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Sussex
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Petworth, West Sussex
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £16k - 28k per year + + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago