Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 22 37
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 180 192 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.07% 8.80% 7.00%
As % of the System Software category 66.91% 71.91% 60.96%
Number of salaries quoted 166 148 161
West Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £28,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% -11.72% -20.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,588 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,875 £52,500 £48,000
South East median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% -5.71% +2.94%

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 269 267 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.55% 12.24% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 243 211 251
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,800 £60,250 £50,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +2 46 £30,000 +7.14% 8
Worthing -12 40 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Burgess Hill -8 22 £26,000 -11.86% 1
Horsham -18 18 £27,500 +37.50% 3
Chichester -9 11 £22,500 -16.67% 3
Gatwick +21 9 £22,000 -45.00%
Haywards Heath +11 8 £22,500 -23.73% 1
Lancing - 2 £24,250 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 130 (72.22%) Windows
2 118 (65.56%) Microsoft
3 72 (40.00%) Office 365
4 68 (37.78%) Hyper-V
5 60 (33.33%) ITIL
5 60 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 53 (29.44%) Windows Server
7 49 (27.22%) SharePoint
8 48 (26.67%) VMware
9 40 (22.22%) Finance
10 39 (21.67%) Firewall
10 39 (21.67%) SAN
11 36 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (18.89%) Citrix
12 34 (18.89%) SQL Server
13 32 (17.78%) HP
13 32 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (17.22%) Microsoft Clustering
14 31 (17.22%) 3PAR
14 31 (17.22%) High Availability
14 31 (17.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 31 (17.22%) Clustering
15 30 (16.67%) IT Strategy
16 27 (15.00%) Mentoring
17 26 (14.44%) PRINCE2
17 26 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2010
18 25 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
18 25 (13.89%) MCSE
19 24 (13.33%) Windows 7
19 24 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure

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 60 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 49 (27.22%) SharePoint
3 26 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (7.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (7.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (9.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 72 (40.00%) Office 365
2 24 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (21.67%) Firewall
1 39 (21.67%) SAN
2 21 (11.67%) DNS
3 20 (11.11%) DHCP
4 17 (9.44%) VoIP
5 15 (8.33%) VPN
6 10 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 9 (5.00%) IP Telephony
8 8 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (4.44%) Wireless
9 7 (3.89%) Skype
9 7 (3.89%) VLAN
10 6 (3.33%) MPLS
11 5 (2.78%) LAN
11 5 (2.78%) WAN
12 3 (1.67%) ADSL
12 3 (1.67%) Extranet
12 3 (1.67%) Network Security
13 2 (1.11%) NAS
13 2 (1.11%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.56%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.56%) GIS
4 1 (0.56%) MySQL
4 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 40 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (1.67%) Retail
3 2 (1.11%) Banking
3 2 (1.11%) Local Government
4 1 (0.56%) Back Office
4 1 (0.56%) Games
4 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (36.67%) Analyst
2 43 (23.89%) Service Analyst
2 43 (23.89%) Service Desk Analyst
3 41 (22.78%) Support Analyst
4 36 (20.00%) IT Support
5 34 (18.89%) Service Desk Support
6 32 (17.78%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 31 (17.22%) Architect
8 28 (15.56%) Technical Architect
9 26 (14.44%) IT Analyst
10 24 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
11 23 (12.78%) Support Engineer
12 22 (12.22%) 1st Line Support
13 21 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
14 19 (10.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 19 (10.56%) Active Directory Support
14 19 (10.56%) Exchange Support
14 19 (10.56%) IT Manager
14 19 (10.56%) Server Support
15 18 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.22%) .NET
2 2 (1.11%) WPF
3 1 (0.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.22%) Clustering
2 21 (11.67%) Management Information System
3 20 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.11%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.11%) Fintech
4 2 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.11%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 130 (72.22%) Windows
2 53 (29.44%) Windows Server
3 36 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 18 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 12 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.89%) Mac OS X
8 7 (3.89%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.89%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.67%) Linux
10 1 (0.56%) Solaris
10 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.33%) ITIL
2 31 (17.22%) High Availability
3 30 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 27 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 26 (14.44%) PRINCE2
6 23 (12.78%) TOGAF
7 21 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (10.56%) Network Load Balancing
8 19 (10.56%) Problem Management
9 17 (9.44%) Configuration Management
9 17 (9.44%) CRM
9 17 (9.44%) Load Balancing
10 16 (8.89%) Data Management
11 15 (8.33%) Line Management
11 15 (8.33%) Project Management
12 14 (7.78%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 14 (7.78%) Process Improvement
12 14 (7.78%) Translating Business Requirements
13 13 (7.22%) Service Management
13 13 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.67%) SQL
2 12 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.22%) C#
4 2 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.56%) Perl
5 1 (0.56%) PHP
5 1 (0.56%) Python
5 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (17.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (13.89%) MCSE
3 23 (12.78%) CCNA
3 23 (12.78%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (9.44%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.67%) Degree
5 3 (1.67%) MCSA
5 3 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.11%) CISSP
6 2 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.56%) CISM
7 1 (0.56%) GIAC
7 1 (0.56%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.56%) MCDST
7 1 (0.56%) MCITP
7 1 (0.56%) MCP
7 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.89%) SLA
2 11 (6.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) BS25999
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.56%) PMO
3 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 68 (37.78%) Hyper-V
2 32 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.44%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.33%) vSphere
4 6 (3.33%) XenApp
4 6 (3.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.56%) Squid
5 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (17.22%) Microsoft Clustering
2 20 (11.11%) SCCM
3 7 (3.89%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.11%) WSUS
5 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 118 (65.56%) Microsoft
2 48 (26.67%) VMware
3 34 (18.89%) Citrix
4 32 (17.78%) HP
5 31 (17.22%) 3PAR
6 22 (12.22%) Dell
7 21 (11.67%) EqualLogic
8 20 (11.11%) NetApp
9 14 (7.78%) F5
10 7 (3.89%) Apple
11 6 (3.33%) Cisco
12 2 (1.11%) IBM
12 2 (1.11%) Juniper
13 1 (0.56%) ESRI
13 1 (0.56%) McAfee
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle
13 1 (0.56%) Qualys
13 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.56%) SAP
13 1 (0.56%) Tufin