Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 35 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 148 160 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.84% 7.93% 9.32%
As % of the System Software category 50.17% 61.07% 76.31%
Number of salaries quoted 129 153 175
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £52,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £33,558
% change year-on-year +4.62% -3.15% -6.78%

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 295 262 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.63% 12.98% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 250 243 238
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,275 £59,750 £60,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018. 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 0 30 £35,000 +16.67% 3
Worthing -7 30 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Gatwick +1 25 £42,500 +93.18% 1
Horsham +9 21 £50,000 +81.82% 4
Chichester +17 15 £22,500 -10.89% 1
Haywards Heath +7 8 £23,000 +2.22%
Burgess Hill -36 2 £20,292 -21.95%
Bognor Regis - 2 £37,500 -
East Grinstead - 1 £26,000 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 124 (83.78%) Windows
2 71 (47.97%) Windows Server
3 65 (43.92%) Citrix
4 64 (43.24%) VMware
5 63 (42.57%) Office 365
6 60 (40.54%) Microsoft
7 54 (36.49%) Windows 10
8 51 (34.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 51 (34.46%) PowerShell
9 50 (33.78%) MS Exchange
10 44 (29.73%) ITIL
11 43 (29.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 42 (28.38%) Firewall
13 41 (27.70%) DHCP
13 41 (27.70%) DNS
13 41 (27.70%) Windows 7
13 41 (27.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 40 (27.03%) SCCM
15 38 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (25.68%) Continuous Improvement
16 34 (22.97%) XenApp
17 29 (19.59%) Linux
18 28 (18.92%) Symantec
18 28 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 26 (17.57%) Hyper-V
20 25 (16.89%) Exchange Server 2010
20 25 (16.89%) Unix
20 25 (16.89%) GDPR
21 24 (16.22%) Remediation Plan
21 24 (16.22%) Runbook

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 50 (33.78%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.76%) IIS
5 8 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (4.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (3.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.03%) Moodle
9 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (14.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 63 (42.57%) Office 365
2 51 (34.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.73%) SaaS
5 5 (3.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.70%) IaaS
7 2 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 42 (28.38%) Firewall
2 41 (27.70%) DHCP
2 41 (27.70%) DNS
3 14 (9.46%) VLAN
4 12 (8.11%) VPN
4 12 (8.11%) WAN
5 11 (7.43%) NetScaler
5 11 (7.43%) TCP/IP
6 10 (6.76%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (6.08%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (5.41%) Extranet
9 7 (4.73%) Internet
10 6 (4.05%) LAN
11 5 (3.38%) IP Telephony
11 5 (3.38%) SAN
12 3 (2.03%) Wireless
13 2 (1.35%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.35%) MPLS
13 2 (1.35%) Network Security
13 2 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.68%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) GCC
General
1 4 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (0.68%) Advertising
2 1 (0.68%) Back Office
2 1 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (24.32%) IT Engineer
2 30 (20.27%) Support Engineer
3 29 (19.59%) Analyst
4 26 (17.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (16.22%) IT Support
6 19 (12.84%) Service Analyst
6 19 (12.84%) Service Desk Analyst
7 18 (12.16%) Senior IT Engineer
8 17 (11.49%) IT Support Engineer
9 15 (10.14%) Support Analyst
10 14 (9.46%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (7.43%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (7.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (7.43%) Operations Engineer
12 9 (6.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 9 (6.08%) IT Manager
12 9 (6.08%) Service Desk Support
13 8 (5.41%) Help Desk Analyst
13 8 (5.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
13 8 (5.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.68%) MAPI
1 1 (0.68%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) Clustering
2 10 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.73%) PKI
3 7 (4.73%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.03%) Replication
5 3 (2.03%) VLE
6 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) CMDB
7 1 (0.68%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 124 (83.78%) Windows
2 71 (47.97%) Windows Server
3 54 (36.49%) Windows 10
4 43 (29.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (27.70%) Windows 7
5 41 (27.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (19.59%) Linux
7 25 (16.89%) Unix
8 21 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (6.08%) Android
9 9 (6.08%) Apple iOS
10 8 (5.41%) Windows XP
11 7 (4.73%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.38%) Mac OS X
13 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (2.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.73%) ITIL
2 38 (25.68%) Continuous Improvement
3 28 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 24 (16.22%) Remediation Plan
4 24 (16.22%) Runbook
4 24 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (14.19%) High Availability
6 16 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 16 (10.81%) Problem Management
6 16 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (9.46%) Application Packaging
7 14 (9.46%) DevOps
7 14 (9.46%) Incident Management
8 12 (8.11%) Coaching
8 12 (8.11%) Technical Leadership
9 11 (7.43%) ITIL V3
10 8 (5.41%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.41%) Service Management
11 7 (4.73%) Change Management
11 7 (4.73%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.46%) PowerShell
2 21 (14.19%) VBScript
3 15 (10.14%) SQL
4 14 (9.46%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.03%) C
6 1 (0.68%) C#
6 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.14%) MCSE
3 9 (6.08%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.08%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (4.73%) MCITP
4 7 (4.73%) MCSA
5 6 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.38%) MCP
7 4 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.03%) CCNA
8 3 (2.03%) CCNP
9 2 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.35%) VCAP
10 1 (0.68%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.89%) GDPR
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 38 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (22.97%) XenApp
3 26 (17.57%) Hyper-V
4 16 (10.81%) XenDesktop
5 14 (9.46%) vSphere
6 10 (6.76%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (6.08%) DFS Replication
8 7 (4.73%) VirtualBox
9 4 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.35%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (27.03%) SCCM
2 14 (9.46%) Puppet
3 9 (6.08%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.03%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.03%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (43.92%) Citrix
2 64 (43.24%) VMware
3 60 (40.54%) Microsoft
4 28 (18.92%) Symantec
5 24 (16.22%) Ivanti
6 21 (14.19%) SolarWinds
7 14 (9.46%) HP
8 10 (6.76%) Dell
8 10 (6.76%) NetApp
9 7 (4.73%) Cisco
10 5 (3.38%) Adobe
10 5 (3.38%) Apple
10 5 (3.38%) EqualLogic
11 4 (2.70%) Mitel
11 4 (2.70%) Okta
11 4 (2.70%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.70%) ServiceNow
12 3 (2.03%) Meraki
12 3 (2.03%) Oracle
12 3 (2.03%) Palo Alto