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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 140 71 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.20% 6.25% 4.80%
As % of the System Software category 89.17% 58.68% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 108 70 68
Average salary £40,000 £23,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -38.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,150
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
157 121 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.56% 10.65% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 122 115 100
Average salary £40,500 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,550 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
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 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +30 51 £40,500 +87.28% 6
Gatwick +13 34 £41,250 -5.17%
Worthing -1 19 £45,000 +168.65%
Burgess Hill -9 9 £27,500 +14.58%
Littlehampton - 6 £42,500 -
Horsham -13 4 £32,500 +52.94% 1
Haywards Heath -15 4 £21,000 -8.69%
Shoreham-by-Sea -1 3 £26,000 -31.57%
Chichester -19 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 - - 2
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 249 (84.98%) Windows
2 208 (70.99%) Microsoft
3 126 (43.00%) VMware
4 124 (42.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (35.15%) ITIL
6 86 (29.35%) MS Exchange
7 81 (27.65%) Windows 7
8 80 (27.30%) DNS
8 80 (27.30%) SQL Server
8 80 (27.30%) Citrix
9 78 (26.62%) Firewall
10 75 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 72 (24.57%) MS Excel
12 70 (23.89%) Finance
13 68 (23.21%) SQL
14 63 (21.50%) DHCP
15 61 (20.82%) Windows Server 2012
16 60 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2010
16 60 (20.48%) TCP/IP
16 60 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 60 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
17 56 (19.11%) SAN
17 56 (19.11%) SharePoint
18 53 (18.09%) Cisco
19 50 (17.06%) LAN
19 50 (17.06%) WAN
20 49 (16.72%) MCSE
21 46 (15.70%) SCCM
22 42 (14.33%) Hyper-V
22 42 (14.33%) Windows XP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 86 (29.35%) MS Exchange
2 60 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (19.11%) SharePoint
4 41 (13.99%) IIS
5 21 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (6.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (6.14%) Lync
7 18 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (4.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (3.07%) Apache
12 7 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
Applications
1 72 (24.57%) MS Excel
2 34 (11.60%) MS Office
3 4 (1.37%) MS Project
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.07%) IaaS
2 8 (2.73%) Office 365
3 7 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.71%) SaaS
4 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 80 (27.30%) DNS
2 78 (26.62%) Firewall
3 63 (21.50%) DHCP
4 60 (20.48%) TCP/IP
5 56 (19.11%) SAN
6 50 (17.06%) LAN
6 50 (17.06%) WAN
7 42 (14.33%) VPN
8 35 (11.95%) Wi-Fi
9 22 (7.51%) VoIP
10 21 (7.17%) FTP
11 16 (5.46%) BIG-IP
11 16 (5.46%) DMZ
12 15 (5.12%) Internet
13 9 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (2.73%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (2.39%) Broadband
15 7 (2.39%) SNMP
16 6 (2.05%) Network Security
16 6 (2.05%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (27.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.71%) MySQL
4 5 (1.71%) DTS
4 5 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.34%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (23.89%) Finance
2 8 (2.73%) Retail
3 4 (1.37%) Publishing
4 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.68%) Online Betting
5 2 (0.68%) Electronics
5 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.68%) Military
6 1 (0.34%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (32.08%) Analyst
2 52 (17.75%) Support Engineer
3 37 (12.63%) Support Analyst
3 37 (12.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (9.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 23 (7.85%) Architect
6 22 (7.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 19 (6.48%) IT Support
7 19 (6.48%) Junior
8 18 (6.14%) Service Analyst
8 18 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (6.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 17 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 17 (5.80%) Desktop Support
9 17 (5.80%) Administrator
10 16 (5.46%) Systems Administrator
11 15 (5.12%) 3rd Line Support
11 15 (5.12%) Network Analyst
12 14 (4.78%) Server Analyst
13 11 (3.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.83%) .NET
2 19 (6.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (3.07%) XML
4 6 (2.05%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 5 (1.71%) LAMP
5 5 (1.71%) Web Services
6 3 (1.02%) DCOM
6 3 (1.02%) ActiveX
7 2 (0.68%) COM
8 1 (0.34%) Middleware
8 1 (0.34%) CSS
8 1 (0.34%) HTML
8 1 (0.34%) EDI
8 1 (0.34%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.83%) Blackberry
2 13 (4.44%) iPhone
3 11 (3.75%) Replication
3 11 (3.75%) iPad
4 9 (3.07%) PKI
5 8 (2.73%) EqualLogic
5 8 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.39%) Clustering
7 5 (1.71%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.37%) Open Source
9 3 (1.02%) Firmware
9 3 (1.02%) SCADA
10 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.34%) IVR
11 1 (0.34%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.34%) PDA
11 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 249 (84.98%) Windows
2 124 (42.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 81 (27.65%) Windows 7
4 61 (20.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (14.33%) Windows XP
7 35 (11.95%) Windows 8
8 32 (10.92%) Linux
9 15 (5.12%) Windows Vista
10 13 (4.44%) Android
11 11 (3.75%) Windows Phone
12 8 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (2.05%) UNIX
13 6 (2.05%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.02%) CentOS
15 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.34%) VMS
16 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (35.15%) ITIL
2 24 (8.19%) Project Management
3 20 (6.83%) PRINCE2
4 19 (6.48%) Network Load Balancing
5 18 (6.14%) Configuration Management
5 18 (6.14%) Incident Management
6 17 (5.80%) Service Management
7 15 (5.12%) Data Security
7 15 (5.12%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (4.10%) Service Delivery
10 11 (3.75%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (3.41%) ERP
12 9 (3.07%) Problem Management
13 8 (2.73%) Strategic Planning
13 8 (2.73%) Change Management
13 8 (2.73%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (2.39%) Asset Management
14 7 (2.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (23.21%) SQL
2 13 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.10%) C
4 8 (2.73%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.05%) PHP
6 4 (1.37%) VBScript
6 4 (1.37%) VB
7 3 (1.02%) C#
Qualifications
1 60 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (16.72%) MCSE
3 35 (11.95%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (7.85%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (7.51%) MCP
5 22 (7.51%) Degree
6 19 (6.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (6.14%) CCNP
8 17 (5.80%) MCSA
9 15 (5.12%) MCITP
10 12 (4.10%) CCNA
11 10 (3.41%) SC Cleared
11 10 (3.41%) Security Cleared
12 8 (2.73%) MCTS
13 5 (1.71%) MCDST
14 4 (1.37%) CISSP
14 4 (1.37%) CCA
14 4 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (1.02%) CEH
16 2 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.24%) SLA
2 8 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 75 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (14.33%) Hyper-V
3 38 (12.97%) vSphere
4 27 (9.22%) XenApp
5 22 (7.51%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (6.14%) VMware ESX
7 14 (4.78%) UAG
8 9 (3.07%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.05%) Xen
9 6 (2.05%) Terminal Server
10 5 (1.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (1.02%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.68%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.34%) VMware GSX
13 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 46 (15.70%) SCCM
2 26 (8.87%) SCSM
3 20 (6.83%) SCOM
4 17 (5.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (5.80%) NetBackup
5 12 (4.10%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.71%) WSUS
7 3 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.02%) WMI
8 2 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.68%) Nessus
9 1 (0.34%) MOM
9 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.34%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 208 (70.99%) Microsoft
2 126 (43.00%) VMware
3 80 (27.30%) Citrix
4 53 (18.09%) Cisco
5 42 (14.33%) Symantec
6 24 (8.19%) HP
7 23 (7.85%) Juniper
8 18 (6.14%) CheckPoint
9 17 (5.80%) Apple
10 11 (3.75%) Sage
10 11 (3.75%) Red Hat
11 10 (3.41%) Draytek
11 10 (3.41%) Sophos
12 8 (2.73%) Avaya
13 7 (2.39%) NetApp
13 7 (2.39%) McAfee
13 7 (2.39%) Oracle
14 5 (1.71%) Fortinet
15 4 (1.37%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.37%) NETGEAR
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
PAW Associates
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,700 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum C50k + On Call + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £49000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago