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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 112 49 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.54% 4.95% 6.57%
As % of the System Software category 62.57% 55.68% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 109 48 82
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £20,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
179 88 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.84% 8.89% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 168 82 132
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +28 70 £42,500 -7.60% 3
Worthing -11 10 £30,000 -20.00% 10
Burgess Hill +4 6 £29,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea +1 4 £22,500 -40.78%
Gatwick - 4 £45,000 -
Horsham -5 3 £37,500 +92.30%
East Grinstead - 3 £55,000 - 2
Haywards Heath +7 2 £24,000 - 1
Hassocks - 2 £17,500 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 195 (80.25%) Windows
2 152 (62.55%) VMware
3 136 (55.97%) Microsoft
4 127 (52.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 111 (45.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 100 (41.15%) Citrix
7 78 (32.10%) Finance
8 70 (28.81%) MS Excel
9 69 (28.40%) vSphere
10 66 (27.16%) ITIL
11 65 (26.75%) MS Exchange
12 61 (25.10%) VMware ESX
13 48 (19.75%) Windows 7
14 46 (18.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 46 (18.93%) SQL Server
15 43 (17.70%) DNS
16 41 (16.87%) Firewall
16 41 (16.87%) SCCM
17 39 (16.05%) SharePoint
17 39 (16.05%) XenApp
18 38 (15.64%) Cisco
19 37 (15.23%) DHCP
19 37 (15.23%) SAN
19 37 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2010
20 35 (14.40%) Microsoft Certification
21 34 (13.99%) Windows Server 2003
22 33 (13.58%) SQL
23 32 (13.17%) MS Office
24 31 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
25 30 (12.35%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 65 (26.75%) MS Exchange
2 39 (16.05%) SharePoint
3 37 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (11.11%) IIS
5 20 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (5.35%) Lync
6 13 (5.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.23%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 70 (28.81%) MS Excel
2 32 (13.17%) MS Office
3 8 (3.29%) MS Project
4 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.70%) Office 365
2 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (17.70%) DNS
2 41 (16.87%) Firewall
3 37 (15.23%) DHCP
3 37 (15.23%) SAN
4 30 (12.35%) WAN
5 29 (11.93%) LAN
6 28 (11.52%) TCP/IP
7 21 (8.64%) Wireless
8 19 (7.82%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (3.70%) VoIP
10 6 (2.47%) PABX
10 6 (2.47%) VPN
11 5 (2.06%) SNMP
12 4 (1.65%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.65%) VLAN
13 3 (1.23%) Internet
13 3 (1.23%) NAS
14 2 (0.82%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.82%) IPsec
14 2 (0.82%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.23%) MySQL
4 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (32.10%) Finance
2 25 (10.29%) Publishing
3 11 (4.53%) Retail
4 10 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.65%) Electronics
5 4 (1.65%) Military
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 106 (43.62%) Analyst
2 65 (26.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 58 (23.87%) Senior Analyst
4 56 (23.05%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 30 (12.35%) Support Engineer
6 27 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (9.05%) Support Analyst
8 19 (7.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (7.00%) Administrator
10 16 (6.58%) Service Analyst
10 16 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (5.35%) Senior Support Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) Architect
12 12 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (4.53%) Server Engineer
13 11 (4.53%) Network Engineer
14 10 (4.12%) Desktop Support
14 10 (4.12%) Operations Engineer
14 10 (4.12%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.35%) .NET
2 9 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.06%) Software Packaging
4 4 (1.65%) Web Services
5 2 (0.82%) WAP
6 1 (0.41%) COM
6 1 (0.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.35%) Blackberry
3 10 (4.12%) Clustering
4 5 (2.06%) iPhone
4 5 (2.06%) iPad
5 4 (1.65%) PKI
6 2 (0.82%) EqualLogic
6 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.82%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.41%) Replication
7 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 195 (80.25%) Windows
2 111 (45.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (19.75%) Windows 7
4 46 (18.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (13.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.35%) Android
6 13 (5.35%) Linux
7 11 (4.53%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.29%) UNIX
8 8 (3.29%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (2.47%) Windows Phone
9 6 (2.47%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.06%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.23%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.16%) ITIL
2 11 (4.53%) Configuration Management
2 11 (4.53%) Project Management
3 10 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (4.12%) Supplier Management
3 10 (4.12%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (3.70%) Service Management
4 9 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 8 (3.29%) Incident Management
6 7 (2.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (2.88%) Data Management
6 7 (2.88%) Service Delivery
7 6 (2.47%) Mentoring
7 6 (2.47%) Load Balancing
8 5 (2.06%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (2.06%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (2.06%) Release Management
8 5 (2.06%) TOGAF
8 5 (2.06%) ITIL V3
8 5 (2.06%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.58%) SQL
2 8 (3.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.23%) C
4 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (14.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (9.88%) MCSE
3 21 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (7.82%) MCP
5 17 (7.00%) Degree
6 13 (5.35%) CCNA
7 10 (4.12%) CCNP
7 10 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.47%) HND
8 6 (2.47%) MCSA
8 6 (2.47%) MCITP
9 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.06%) CISSP
10 4 (1.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.65%) CISA
10 4 (1.65%) HNC
10 4 (1.65%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.23%) MCTS
12 2 (0.82%) CRISC
12 2 (0.82%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.35%) PCI DSS
1 13 (5.35%) SLA
2 9 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.23%) BS7799
3 3 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) BS25999
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 127 (52.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (28.40%) vSphere
3 61 (25.10%) VMware ESX
4 39 (16.05%) XenApp
5 25 (10.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 25 (10.29%) Hyper-V
6 15 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (5.76%) XenDesktop
8 11 (4.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (3.70%) VMware Server
10 5 (2.06%) UAG
11 4 (1.65%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.41%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 41 (16.87%) SCCM
2 19 (7.82%) SCOM
3 18 (7.41%) NetBackup
4 12 (4.94%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.88%) WSUS
5 7 (2.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (2.88%) SCSM
6 5 (2.06%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (2.06%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.06%) AppDNA
7 4 (1.65%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.41%) WMI
8 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 152 (62.55%) VMware
2 136 (55.97%) Microsoft
3 100 (41.15%) Citrix
4 38 (15.64%) Cisco
5 20 (8.23%) Symantec
6 18 (7.41%) Juniper
7 16 (6.58%) HP
8 12 (4.94%) 3PAR
9 11 (4.53%) Fortinet
9 11 (4.53%) NetApp
10 10 (4.12%) Dell
11 9 (3.70%) Apple
12 7 (2.88%) Sophos
13 6 (2.47%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.47%) McAfee
14 5 (2.06%) WatchGuard
14 5 (2.06%) Altiris
14 5 (2.06%) Avaya
14 5 (2.06%) CA
15 4 (1.65%) Lumension
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Hudson IT
Salary: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £33k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £12,500 to £13,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £20000 - £25850 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago