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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 4 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 52.00% 32.50% 13.79%
As % of the System Software category 86.67% 52.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 4
Average salary £38,400 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.34% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
15 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 60.00% 62.50% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 8
Average salary £38,400 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.69% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (69.23%) MCSE
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) IIS
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) MCP
4 8 (61.54%) .NET
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) DNS
4 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 8 (61.54%) Citrix
4 8 (61.54%) Commerce Server
4 8 (61.54%) Internet
4 8 (61.54%) CMS
4 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
4 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
6 5 (38.46%) NAS
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) IIS
2 8 (61.54%) Commerce Server
2 8 (61.54%) CMS
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (23.08%) Lync
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
1 8 (61.54%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (69.23%) MCSE
1 9 (69.23%) MCP
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 3 (23.08%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) SCSM
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) HP
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) SAP
4 4 (30.77%) Symantec
4 4 (30.77%) Veritas