Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 19 25
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 147 226 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.05% 9.37% 9.85%
As % of the System Software category 56.11% 76.61% 66.92%
Number of salaries quoted 143 187 242
West Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -14.47% -5.00%
10th Percentile £21,050 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
South East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +4.48%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 262 295 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.57% 12.23% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 244 252 347
West Sussex median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £22,050
90th Percentile £57,350 £60,250 £56,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Active Directory in West Sussex

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in West Sussex

Active Directory
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -19 35 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Burgess Hill +7 32 £26,000 -4.24% 1
Worthing -29 21 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Horsham -29 13 £23,500 +17.50%
Gatwick +5 9 £22,000 -45.00%
Haywards Heath -7 8 £22,500 -50.00%
Lancing - 4 £24,250 -
Billingshurst 0 3 £26,000 +15.56%
Chichester -19 3 £27,500 +3.77% 2
Petworth -1 1 £23,000 +4.55%
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 113 (76.87%) Windows
2 91 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 63 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 58 (39.46%) MS Exchange
5 56 (38.10%) Office 365
6 53 (36.05%) ITIL
6 53 (36.05%) VMware
7 52 (35.37%) Hyper-V
8 40 (27.21%) Citrix
9 37 (25.17%) Firewall
10 36 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (21.09%) SharePoint
12 31 (21.09%) DHCP
13 30 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 29 (19.73%) DNS
15 28 (19.05%) SAN
16 26 (17.69%) Dell
17 25 (17.01%) SQL Server
18 24 (16.33%) EqualLogic
19 23 (15.65%) Enterprise Storage
19 23 (15.65%) HP
19 23 (15.65%) NetApp
19 23 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2010
20 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Office
21 21 (14.29%) MCSE
21 21 (14.29%) Finance
21 21 (14.29%) Windows 7
21 21 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
21 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (39.46%) MS Exchange
2 31 (21.09%) SharePoint
3 23 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (5.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.04%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.36%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 56 (38.10%) Office 365
2 21 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (25.17%) Firewall
2 31 (21.09%) DHCP
3 29 (19.73%) DNS
4 28 (19.05%) SAN
5 13 (8.84%) TCP/IP
6 10 (6.80%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (6.12%) IP Telephony
7 9 (6.12%) VoIP
7 9 (6.12%) VPN
8 8 (5.44%) Skype
9 7 (4.76%) WAN
9 7 (4.76%) Wireless
10 6 (4.08%) LAN
11 5 (3.40%) NAS
11 5 (3.40%) VLAN
12 3 (2.04%) Extranet
12 3 (2.04%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.04%) Network Security
12 3 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.68%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.68%) GIS
4 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
General
1 21 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (1.36%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Back Office
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 62 (42.18%) Analyst
2 42 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 37 (25.17%) Service Analyst
3 37 (25.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 30 (20.41%) Service Desk Support
5 28 (19.05%) IT Support
5 28 (19.05%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 21 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
7 20 (13.61%) 2nd Line Support
8 19 (12.93%) Active Directory Support
8 19 (12.93%) Exchange Support
8 19 (12.93%) IT Analyst
9 18 (12.24%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 18 (12.24%) IT Support Analyst
9 18 (12.24%) Server Support
10 16 (10.88%) Desktop Support
11 15 (10.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 15 (10.20%) Architect
12 14 (9.52%) Support Engineer
12 14 (9.52%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) .NET
2 2 (1.36%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.65%) Enterprise Storage
2 20 (13.61%) Management Information System
3 19 (12.93%) Clustering
4 11 (7.48%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.12%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.36%) iPad
7 2 (1.36%) PKI
7 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.68%) AS400
8 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.68%) Fintech
8 1 (0.68%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.68%) iSeries
8 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 113 (76.87%) Windows
2 63 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 36 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (12.24%) Windows 10
6 12 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.44%) Windows XP
8 7 (4.76%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.36%) Linux
9 2 (1.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.05%) ITIL
2 19 (12.93%) Mentoring
3 17 (11.56%) Problem Management
4 15 (10.20%) High Availability
4 15 (10.20%) IT Strategy
5 14 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (9.52%) Line Management
6 13 (8.84%) Network Load Balancing
6 13 (8.84%) PRINCE2
7 12 (8.16%) CRM
7 12 (8.16%) Process Improvement
8 11 (7.48%) Service Management
9 10 (6.80%) Change Management
9 10 (6.80%) TOGAF
10 9 (6.12%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.12%) Incident Management
10 9 (6.12%) Project Management
11 8 (5.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 8 (5.44%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.24%) SQL
2 11 (7.48%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.72%) C#
4 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.29%) MCSE
3 11 (7.48%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (7.48%) MCSA
4 10 (6.80%) CCNA
5 9 (6.12%) A+ Certification
6 5 (3.40%) MCITP
6 5 (3.40%) MCP
7 3 (2.04%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.04%) Degree
7 3 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.36%) MCTS
8 2 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.68%) CISSP
9 1 (0.68%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.68%) MCDST
9 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.68%) PMP
9 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) SLA
2 11 (7.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.40%) BS25999
3 5 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.68%) PMO
4 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 52 (35.37%) Hyper-V
2 35 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.44%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (4.76%) vSphere
4 7 (4.76%) XenApp
4 7 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.36%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.36%) UAG
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (12.93%) SCCM
2 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Clustering
3 8 (5.44%) AirWatch
4 6 (4.08%) vCenter Server
5 3 (2.04%) WSUS
6 1 (0.68%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 91 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 53 (36.05%) VMware
3 40 (27.21%) Citrix
4 26 (17.69%) Dell
5 24 (16.33%) EqualLogic
6 23 (15.65%) HP
6 23 (15.65%) NetApp
7 15 (10.20%) 3PAR
8 12 (8.16%) Cisco
9 8 (5.44%) F5
10 3 (2.04%) Apple
10 3 (2.04%) Aruba
11 2 (1.36%) EMC
11 2 (1.36%) Forcepoint
11 2 (1.36%) IBM
12 1 (0.68%) ESRI
12 1 (0.68%) Juniper
12 1 (0.68%) McAfee
12 1 (0.68%) SAP
12 1 (0.68%) Wyse