The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 4 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 22.22% 7.84% 20.00%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 25.00% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £26,000 £25,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Caerphilly region.

System Software Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 22.22% 31.37% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 12
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Caerphilly region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Caerphilly region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sage