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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 31 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 31 61 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.87% 8.23% 6.85%
As % of the System Software category 58.49% 64.21% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 42
Median salary £32,500 £27,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.26% -13.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £37,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
53 95 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.04% 12.82% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 81 53
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +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 24 February 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 62 (89.86%) Windows
2 40 (57.97%) Windows Server
3 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
4 36 (52.17%) VMware
5 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (31.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (30.43%) Office 365
7 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (28.99%) Firewall
8 18 (26.09%) DNS
8 18 (26.09%) MS Exchange
9 17 (24.64%) Hyper-V
10 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
11 15 (21.74%) Linux
11 15 (21.74%) Cisco
11 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (18.84%) MCSE
12 13 (18.84%) IIS
13 12 (17.39%) ITIL
13 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
13 12 (17.39%) SLA
14 11 (15.94%) SAN
15 10 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (14.49%) CCNA
15 10 (14.49%) Dell
15 10 (14.49%) LAN
15 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (13.04%) DHCP
17 8 (11.59%) Unix

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 18 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.84%) IIS
3 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.80%) Apache
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.80%) JBoss
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.35%) NetWeaver
5 3 (4.35%) SAP Portal
5 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.43%) Office 365
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.45%) PaaS
5 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) Firewall
2 18 (26.09%) DNS
3 11 (15.94%) SAN
4 10 (14.49%) LAN
5 9 (13.04%) DHCP
6 7 (10.14%) VoIP
7 6 (8.70%) WAN
8 4 (5.80%) NAS
8 4 (5.80%) VPN
8 4 (5.80%) Wireless
9 3 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.90%) MPLS
10 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.90%) VLAN
10 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.45%) ADSL
11 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) OLTP
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.45%) Ant
General
1 7 (10.14%) Advertising
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) French Language
3 1 (1.45%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) German Language
3 1 (1.45%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) IT Support
6 5 (7.25%) Junior
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) J2EE
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Flex
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) LAMP
3 1 (1.45%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.90%) Fintech
2 2 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) AS400
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.45%) EPoS
3 1 (1.45%) iSeries
3 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (89.86%) Windows
2 40 (57.97%) Windows Server
3 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (21.74%) Linux
6 8 (11.59%) Unix
6 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.25%) Mac OS X
8 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.45%) AIX
10 1 (1.45%) Android
10 1 (1.45%) CentOS
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) ITIL
2 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
3 4 (5.80%) High Availability
3 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.35%) Application Packaging
4 3 (4.35%) Change Management
4 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.90%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (2.90%) DevOps
5 2 (2.90%) Information Security
5 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile First
5 2 (2.90%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (2.90%) Risk Management
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (1.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.14%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.45%) Perl
3 1 (1.45%) Python
3 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (18.84%) MCSE
3 10 (14.49%) CCNA
3 10 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.25%) Degree
6 3 (4.35%) CCA
6 3 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (4.35%) MCSA
7 2 (2.90%) MCITP
7 2 (2.90%) MCP
7 2 (2.90%) RHCE
8 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (31.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (24.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.70%) vSphere
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.90%) vCloud
6 1 (1.45%) Firmware
6 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) WSUS
2 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.90%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (2.90%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.45%) SCCM
4 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
2 36 (52.17%) VMware
3 15 (21.74%) Cisco
4 10 (14.49%) Dell
5 6 (8.70%) Avaya
6 5 (7.25%) Apple
6 5 (7.25%) Veeam
7 4 (5.80%) EqualLogic
7 4 (5.80%) F5
7 4 (5.80%) IBM
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle
7 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.35%) Citrix
8 3 (4.35%) EMC
8 3 (4.35%) HP
8 3 (4.35%) SAP
9 2 (2.90%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.90%) Intel
9 2 (2.90%) NetApp
9 2 (2.90%) Symantec
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