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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 8.00% 4.00% 6.02%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 28.57% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
3 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 12.00% 14.00% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 21
Average salary £37,500 £21,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -55.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £21,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,600 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 1 September 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) DNS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP