The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 50 60 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.67% 6.97% 9.58%
As % of the System Software category 68.49% 58.25% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 46 57 57
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +44.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £39,000 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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 Cardiff region.

System Software Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 103 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.20% 11.96% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65 96 99
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Cardiff

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 83 (82.18%) Windows
2 62 (61.39%) Microsoft
3 59 (58.42%) Windows Server
4 45 (44.55%) VMware
5 44 (43.56%) ITIL
6 41 (40.59%) MS Exchange
7 34 (33.66%) Cisco
8 32 (31.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (29.70%) Firewall
10 29 (28.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (27.72%) Linux
12 19 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (16.83%) DNS
14 16 (15.84%) VPN
14 16 (15.84%) SLA
14 16 (15.84%) Citrix
14 16 (15.84%) MS Excel
14 16 (15.84%) Office 365
15 15 (14.85%) LAN
15 15 (14.85%) Avaya
16 14 (13.86%) MS Office
16 14 (13.86%) Finance
17 13 (12.87%) WAN
17 13 (12.87%) SAN
18 12 (11.88%) DHCP
19 11 (10.89%) Project Management
19 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
19 11 (10.89%) Internet
19 11 (10.89%) Windows 7
20 10 (9.90%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 41 (40.59%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.90%) Apache
3 9 (8.91%) IIS
4 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.96%) JBoss
7 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.98%) SAS
8 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.86%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.84%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) IaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) PaaS
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.70%) Firewall
2 17 (16.83%) DNS
3 16 (15.84%) VPN
4 15 (14.85%) LAN
5 13 (12.87%) SAN
5 13 (12.87%) WAN
6 12 (11.88%) DHCP
7 11 (10.89%) Internet
8 8 (7.92%) NAS
8 8 (7.92%) VoIP
9 5 (4.95%) HTTP
9 5 (4.95%) IPsec
9 5 (4.95%) SSL
9 5 (4.95%) Wireless
10 4 (3.96%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.97%) Ethernet
11 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
12 2 (1.98%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (1.98%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.98%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (13.86%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Advertising
3 4 (3.96%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) French Language
5 1 (0.99%) German Language
5 1 (0.99%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.99%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (21.78%) IT Support
2 20 (19.80%) Support Engineer
3 19 (18.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (16.83%) IT Engineer
5 16 (15.84%) Analyst
6 15 (14.85%) Administrator
6 15 (14.85%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (11.88%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (9.90%) Support Analyst
9 9 (8.91%) Citrix Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (5.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (5.94%) IT Analyst
12 5 (4.95%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) IT Support Analyst
12 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) Senior IT Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) .NET
1 2 (1.98%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.99%) HTML
2 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.95%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.97%) iSeries
3 3 (2.97%) Replication
4 2 (1.98%) AS400
4 2 (1.98%) Clustering
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.98%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.99%) BYOD
5 1 (0.99%) Informatics
5 1 (0.99%) NHS
5 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 83 (82.18%) Windows
2 59 (58.42%) Windows Server
3 32 (31.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (28.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (27.72%) Linux
6 11 (10.89%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (6.93%) Unix
9 6 (5.94%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.95%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.98%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.56%) ITIL
2 11 (10.89%) Project Management
3 10 (9.90%) Service Management
4 9 (8.91%) Application Packaging
5 7 (6.93%) Change Control
5 7 (6.93%) Data Security
5 7 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.93%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (5.94%) Information Security
7 5 (4.95%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.95%) High Availability
7 5 (4.95%) Information Assurance
7 5 (4.95%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.95%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (4.95%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
7 5 (4.95%) SDLC
7 5 (4.95%) Security Testing
7 5 (4.95%) Software Architecture
7 5 (4.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.90%) SQL
2 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.98%) C
3 2 (1.98%) Perl
3 2 (1.98%) Python
4 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.99%) Java
4 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.92%) CCNA
2 8 (7.92%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.92%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (6.93%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (6.93%) Degree
4 6 (5.94%) CISSP
5 4 (3.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.96%) MCITP
6 3 (2.97%) CEH
6 3 (2.97%) MCTS
7 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.98%) MCSE
8 1 (0.99%) CHFI
8 1 (0.99%) CISA
8 1 (0.99%) MCP
8 1 (0.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.84%) SLA
2 9 (8.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.91%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.91%) XenApp
2 9 (8.91%) XenDesktop
3 8 (7.92%) vSphere
4 5 (4.95%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (4.95%) WSUS
2 4 (3.96%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.96%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (3.96%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.98%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.98%) Nessus
3 2 (1.98%) Nmap
4 1 (0.99%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.99%) Nagios
4 1 (0.99%) OpenView
4 1 (0.99%) SCCM
4 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.99%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 62 (61.39%) Microsoft
2 45 (44.55%) VMware
3 34 (33.66%) Cisco
4 16 (15.84%) Citrix
5 15 (14.85%) Avaya
6 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.95%) Dell
7 5 (4.95%) EMC
7 5 (4.95%) HP
7 5 (4.95%) Symantec
8 4 (3.96%) IBM
8 4 (3.96%) NETGEAR
8 4 (3.96%) Sage
8 4 (3.96%) Veeam
9 3 (2.97%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.98%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (1.98%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.98%) F5
10 2 (1.98%) Intel
11 1 (0.99%) RedGate
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, life insurance
Posted: 6 days ago