The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.42% 2.19% 4.61%
As % of the System Software category 55.56% 100.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £26,700 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £33,750
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 Newport region.

System Software Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.35% 2.19% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,700 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Newport

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) VMware
3 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 24 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
7 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 12 (37.50%) Finance
7 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (34.38%) Linux
9 10 (31.25%) IBM
9 10 (31.25%) SAN
9 10 (31.25%) AS400
9 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (28.13%) VCP5
10 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (28.13%) OS/400
10 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (15.63%) IIS
12 5 (15.63%) ITIL
13 4 (12.50%) VoIP
13 4 (12.50%) SQL
13 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
14 3 (9.38%) .NET
14 3 (9.38%) LAN
14 3 (9.38%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (15.63%) IIS
5 2 (6.25%) Apache
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) VoIP
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (31.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Administrator
4 9 (28.13%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.13%) Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Exchange Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) Implementation Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) COM
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) AS400
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (34.38%) Linux
5 9 (28.13%) OS/400
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Coaching
3 2 (6.25%) BCP
3 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.13%) Information Security
4 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Change Control
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (28.13%) VCP5
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (31.25%) IBM
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Apple
5 2 (6.25%) Sophos
5 2 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (6.25%) Kaspersky
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Lotus