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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 33 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 31 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.43% 6.92% 7.08%
As % of the System Software category 58.49% 55.42% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 39
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,500 £39,000
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 83 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.28% 12.48% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 51 72 49
Median salary £33,000 £36,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 18 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 59 (83.10%) Windows
2 41 (57.75%) Microsoft
3 38 (53.52%) Windows Server
4 26 (36.62%) VMware
5 22 (30.99%) MS Exchange
5 22 (30.99%) ITIL
6 20 (28.17%) Firewall
7 18 (25.35%) Linux
8 16 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (21.13%) Cisco
9 15 (21.13%) DNS
10 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (16.90%) Finance
12 12 (16.90%) SLA
12 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
13 11 (15.49%) Office 365
14 10 (14.08%) LAN
14 10 (14.08%) DHCP
14 10 (14.08%) MS Office
15 8 (11.27%) Advertising
15 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.27%) Unix
15 8 (11.27%) VoIP
15 8 (11.27%) WAN
15 8 (11.27%) Avaya
15 8 (11.27%) Windows 7
15 8 (11.27%) PowerShell
16 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
16 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V

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 22 (30.99%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) JBoss
4 3 (4.23%) NetWeaver
4 3 (4.23%) SAP Portal
4 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.08%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Office 365
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.41%) IaaS
4 1 (1.41%) PaaS
4 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.17%) Firewall
2 15 (21.13%) DNS
3 10 (14.08%) DHCP
3 10 (14.08%) LAN
4 8 (11.27%) VoIP
4 8 (11.27%) WAN
5 6 (8.45%) VPN
6 4 (5.63%) NAS
6 4 (5.63%) SAN
6 4 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.23%) HTTP
7 3 (4.23%) Internet
7 3 (4.23%) IPsec
7 3 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (4.23%) SSL
7 3 (4.23%) Wireless
8 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.82%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) OLTP
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.41%) Ant
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Advertising
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) French Language
5 1 (1.41%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) German Language
5 1 (1.41%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.41%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) Analyst
1 14 (19.72%) Support Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) IT Support
3 10 (14.08%) IT Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Administrator
5 8 (11.27%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) IT Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Junior
8 5 (7.04%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) J2EE
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) LAMP
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.23%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (4.23%) iSeries
2 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) AS400
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) EPoS
4 1 (1.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 59 (83.10%) Windows
2 38 (53.52%) Windows Server
3 18 (25.35%) Linux
4 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (11.27%) Unix
6 8 (11.27%) Windows 7
7 7 (9.86%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.41%) AIX
10 1 (1.41%) Android
10 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) ITIL
2 7 (9.86%) Problem Management
2 7 (9.86%) Service Management
3 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.63%) Change Management
5 4 (5.63%) High Availability
5 4 (5.63%) Information Security
5 4 (5.63%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.23%) Application Packaging
6 3 (4.23%) Coaching
6 3 (4.23%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.23%) Information Assurance
6 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.23%) SDLC
6 3 (4.23%) Software Architecture
6 3 (4.23%) Threat Modelling
6 3 (4.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.04%) SQL
3 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.41%) Perl
3 1 (1.41%) Python
3 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) CCNA
1 5 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.23%) CISSP
4 2 (2.82%) CEH
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.82%) MCSE
4 2 (2.82%) RHCE
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.41%) MCP
5 1 (1.41%) MCSA
5 1 (1.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) SLA
2 6 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (7.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
2 7 (9.86%) vSphere
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.23%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) WSUS
2 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.82%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.82%) Nessus
2 2 (2.82%) Nmap
2 2 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.82%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.62%) VMware
3 15 (21.13%) Cisco
4 8 (11.27%) Avaya
5 7 (9.86%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.04%) IBM
7 4 (5.63%) Blue Coat
7 4 (5.63%) Dell
8 3 (4.23%) Citrix
8 3 (4.23%) EMC
8 3 (4.23%) F5
8 3 (4.23%) SAP
8 3 (4.23%) Veeam
9 2 (2.82%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.82%) Apple
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) iManage
9 2 (2.82%) Intel
9 2 (2.82%) NETGEAR
9 2 (2.82%) Palo Alto
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