Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 29 37
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 137 174 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.84% 7.99% 7.53%
As % of the System Software category 67.16% 66.41% 64.49%
Number of salaries quoted 120 129 157
West Sussex median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -3.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,450 £20,900
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,750 £50,000
South East median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% -4.29% -

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 204 262 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.18% 12.02% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 180 202 229
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,438 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,125 £58,750 £55,500
South East median annual salary £40,494 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% - +2.85%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +10 37 £30,000 +13.21% 1
Worthing -16 34 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Horsham -13 21 £32,500 +35.42%
Chichester -2 13 £23,000 -29.23% 1
Haywards Heath +13 5 £25,000 -33.33%
East Grinstead +3 4 £57,500 +64.29% 2
Gatwick +12 3 £21,500 -42.67%
Burgess Hill -42 2 £35,500 -2.74%
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 102 (74.45%) Windows
2 83 (60.58%) Microsoft
3 51 (37.23%) Office 365
4 47 (34.31%) Hyper-V
5 44 (32.12%) SharePoint
6 37 (27.01%) ITIL
7 36 (26.28%) Windows Server
8 35 (25.55%) VMware
8 35 (25.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (24.82%) Finance
9 34 (24.82%) MS Exchange
10 29 (21.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (21.17%) SAN
11 26 (18.98%) SQL Server
12 25 (18.25%) HP
12 25 (18.25%) Clustering
12 25 (18.25%) High Availability
12 25 (18.25%) 3PAR
12 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Clustering
13 24 (17.52%) IT Strategy
14 23 (16.79%) PRINCE2
15 22 (16.06%) MCSE
15 22 (16.06%) Firewall
16 21 (15.33%) Mentoring
17 20 (14.60%) Windows 7
17 20 (14.60%) TOGAF
17 20 (14.60%) Microsoft Office
17 20 (14.60%) CCNA
17 20 (14.60%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure

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 44 (32.12%) SharePoint
2 34 (24.82%) MS Exchange
3 14 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (8.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (8.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (14.60%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (10.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 51 (37.23%) Office 365
2 13 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.46%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.73%) IaaS
4 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.17%) SAN
2 22 (16.06%) Firewall
3 12 (8.76%) VoIP
4 10 (7.30%) MPLS
5 8 (5.84%) LAN
6 7 (5.11%) DNS
6 7 (5.11%) VPN
7 6 (4.38%) DHCP
7 6 (4.38%) VLAN
7 6 (4.38%) WAN
8 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.65%) Wireless
9 4 (2.92%) Extranet
9 4 (2.92%) Skype
10 3 (2.19%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.19%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.46%) 3G
11 2 (1.46%) 4G
11 2 (1.46%) ADSL
11 2 (1.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.73%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.73%) GIS
4 1 (0.73%) MySQL
4 1 (0.73%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 34 (24.82%) Finance
2 4 (2.92%) Retail
3 3 (2.19%) Local Government
4 2 (1.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.73%) Advertising
5 1 (0.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (33.58%) Analyst
2 34 (24.82%) IT Support
3 32 (23.36%) Support Analyst
4 30 (21.90%) Service Analyst
4 30 (21.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 25 (18.25%) Architect
5 25 (18.25%) Service Desk Support
5 25 (18.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 24 (17.52%) IT Analyst
7 22 (16.06%) IT Support Analyst
7 22 (16.06%) Technical Architect
8 18 (13.14%) Support Engineer
9 16 (11.68%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (10.95%) Senior IT Support
10 15 (10.95%) Senior IT Support Analyst
10 15 (10.95%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
10 15 (10.95%) Senior Support Analyst
11 14 (10.22%) IT Manager
12 13 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (9.49%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.19%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.73%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.25%) Clustering
2 4 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.73%) CMDB
5 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.73%) Fintech
5 1 (0.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 102 (74.45%) Windows
2 36 (26.28%) Windows Server
3 35 (25.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (14.60%) Windows 7
5 14 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.03%) Windows 10
7 6 (4.38%) Mac OS X
7 6 (4.38%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.38%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.92%) Linux
8 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.46%) Unix
10 1 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.01%) ITIL
2 25 (18.25%) High Availability
3 24 (17.52%) IT Strategy
4 23 (16.79%) PRINCE2
5 21 (15.33%) Mentoring
6 20 (14.60%) TOGAF
7 15 (10.95%) CRM
7 15 (10.95%) Network Load Balancing
8 14 (10.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (9.49%) Configuration Management
9 13 (9.49%) Load Balancing
9 13 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (8.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 12 (8.76%) Data Management
10 12 (8.76%) Project Management
10 12 (8.76%) Translating Business Requirements
11 10 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (7.30%) Time Management
12 9 (6.57%) Customer Acquisition
12 9 (6.57%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.41%) SQL
2 10 (7.30%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.73%) Perl
3 1 (0.73%) PHP
3 1 (0.73%) Python
3 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (21.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (16.06%) MCSE
3 20 (14.60%) CCNA
3 20 (14.60%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (10.95%) A+ Certification
5 4 (2.92%) MCSA
6 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.46%) CISSP
7 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.73%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.73%) Degree
8 1 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.73%) MCP
8 1 (0.73%) MCTS
8 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (5.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) PMO
2 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 47 (34.31%) Hyper-V
2 18 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.49%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (4.38%) vSphere
5 2 (1.46%) Squid
5 2 (1.46%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.46%) XenApp
5 2 (1.46%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 17 (12.41%) SCCM
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.46%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.73%) SCOM
5 1 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (60.58%) Microsoft
2 35 (25.55%) VMware
3 25 (18.25%) 3PAR
3 25 (18.25%) HP
4 12 (8.76%) F5
5 7 (5.11%) Citrix
6 6 (4.38%) Apple
7 3 (2.19%) Capita
7 3 (2.19%) Cisco
7 3 (2.19%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.19%) Splunk
8 2 (1.46%) Dell
8 2 (1.46%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.46%) Juniper
8 2 (1.46%) NetApp
8 2 (1.46%) Qualys
8 2 (1.46%) Tufin
9 1 (0.73%) ESRI
9 1 (0.73%) Lagan
9 1 (0.73%) Red Hat