The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 92 95 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.07% 7.68% 5.21%
As % of the System Software category 58.97% 71.97% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 90 57
Median salary £29,000 £34,368 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.61% +4.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £39,100 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
Active Directory
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 South Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
156 132 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.68% 10.67% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 134 112 129
Median salary £37,000 £35,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Active Directory
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in South Wales

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in South Wales

Active Directory
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -2 53 £35,000 +1.83% 7
Newport -7 14 £48,000 +37.14%
Bridgend +6 12 £19,000 -38.70% 1
Caerphilly +7 5 £27,500 +7.84%
Monmouthshire +6 4 £19,000 -30.90%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £29,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
Wales

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 165 (85.05%) Windows
2 120 (61.86%) Windows Server
3 114 (58.76%) VMware
4 103 (53.09%) Microsoft
5 77 (39.69%) Cisco
6 74 (38.14%) ITIL
7 73 (37.63%) MS Exchange
7 73 (37.63%) Firewall
8 57 (29.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 50 (25.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (25.26%) DNS
11 48 (24.74%) MS Excel
11 48 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 46 (23.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 36 (18.56%) Linux
14 35 (18.04%) DHCP
14 35 (18.04%) Citrix
15 31 (15.98%) SAN
15 31 (15.98%) Office 365
16 26 (13.40%) SQL
17 25 (12.89%) TCP/IP
18 24 (12.37%) IIS
18 24 (12.37%) MS Office
19 22 (11.34%) Windows 7
19 22 (11.34%) MCSE
20 21 (10.82%) Dell
20 21 (10.82%) Hyper-V
21 20 (10.31%) SQL Server
21 20 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
21 20 (10.31%) Internet

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 73 (37.63%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.37%) IIS
3 13 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.67%) Apache
5 10 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.06%) JBoss
7 4 (2.06%) SAS
7 4 (2.06%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.55%) CMS
8 3 (1.55%) Commerce Server
8 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (24.74%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.37%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.98%) Office 365
2 12 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.61%) IaaS
5 2 (1.03%) PaaS
6 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (37.63%) Firewall
2 49 (25.26%) DNS
3 35 (18.04%) DHCP
4 31 (15.98%) SAN
5 25 (12.89%) TCP/IP
6 20 (10.31%) Internet
7 19 (9.79%) LAN
7 19 (9.79%) VoIP
8 18 (9.28%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 18 (9.28%) VPN
9 16 (8.25%) NAS
10 15 (7.73%) WAN
11 9 (4.64%) PBX
12 8 (4.12%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.58%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.06%) FTP
14 4 (2.06%) NetScaler
14 4 (2.06%) SSL
14 4 (2.06%) VLAN
15 3 (1.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.03%) MySQL
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 20 (10.31%) Finance
2 7 (3.61%) Advertising
3 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.55%) Legal
5 2 (1.03%) Back Office
5 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.03%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Military
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (25.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (22.16%) Support Engineer
3 30 (15.46%) Analyst
4 27 (13.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (11.86%) IT Support
6 20 (10.31%) IT Engineer
7 19 (9.79%) Infrastructure Support
8 18 (9.28%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 17 (8.76%) Administrator
10 16 (8.25%) 2nd Line Support
10 16 (8.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 16 (8.25%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (7.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 14 (7.22%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (6.70%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (6.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (6.19%) Service Analyst
13 12 (6.19%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.22%) .NET
2 9 (4.64%) COM
3 8 (4.12%) MSMQ
4 3 (1.55%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.03%) Apache Flex
5 2 (1.03%) EDI
6 1 (0.52%) HTML
6 1 (0.52%) LAMP
6 1 (0.52%) WAP
6 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.67%) EqualLogic
2 10 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.09%) Replication
6 5 (2.58%) Clustering
6 5 (2.58%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.55%) HP StoreVirtual
7 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.55%) VLE
8 2 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.52%) BYOD
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.52%) Informatics
9 1 (0.52%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 165 (85.05%) Windows
2 120 (61.86%) Windows Server
3 57 (29.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (25.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (18.56%) Linux
6 22 (11.34%) Windows 7
7 20 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (5.15%) Mac OS X
9 7 (3.61%) Unix
10 6 (3.09%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.06%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.52%) AIX
13 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (38.14%) ITIL
2 15 (7.73%) High Availability
3 11 (5.67%) Coaching
3 11 (5.67%) Problem Management
4 9 (4.64%) Application Packaging
4 9 (4.64%) Project Management
5 8 (4.12%) Change Control
5 8 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.09%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (2.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (2.58%) Data Security
7 5 (2.58%) Email Filtering
7 5 (2.58%) Information Security
7 5 (2.58%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (2.58%) Risk Management
7 5 (2.58%) Service Management
7 5 (2.58%) Web Filtering
8 4 (2.06%) ERP
8 4 (2.06%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.40%) SQL
2 8 (4.12%) R
3 4 (2.06%) C
4 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.03%) Python
5 1 (0.52%) C#
5 1 (0.52%) Java
5 1 (0.52%) Perl
5 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (23.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (11.34%) MCSE
3 18 (9.28%) MCSA
4 14 (7.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (6.70%) MCP
6 12 (6.19%) CCNA
6 12 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (5.15%) MCITP
8 9 (4.64%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (4.64%) Degree
9 8 (4.12%) DBS Check
10 7 (3.61%) CCEE
10 7 (3.61%) CCIA
11 5 (2.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (2.06%) MCTS
13 3 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.55%) CISSP
14 2 (1.03%) CCA
14 2 (1.03%) CCEA
14 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.70%) PCI DSS
3 12 (6.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (10.82%) Hyper-V
3 16 (8.25%) XenDesktop
4 13 (6.70%) XenApp
5 12 (6.19%) vSphere
6 10 (5.15%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.52%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.64%) WSUS
2 5 (2.58%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (2.58%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (2.06%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.06%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.55%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.03%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.03%) OpenView
6 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.52%) Nagios
6 1 (0.52%) SCCM
6 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.52%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.52%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 114 (58.76%) VMware
2 103 (53.09%) Microsoft
3 77 (39.69%) Cisco
4 35 (18.04%) Citrix
5 21 (10.82%) Dell
6 17 (8.76%) HP
7 15 (7.73%) Avaya
8 11 (5.67%) Dell Compellent
8 11 (5.67%) Sage
9 8 (4.12%) Symantec
9 8 (4.12%) Veeam
10 7 (3.61%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.09%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.06%) Veritas
13 3 (1.55%) EMC
13 3 (1.55%) IBM
14 2 (1.03%) Apple
14 2 (1.03%) Baan
14 2 (1.03%) Juniper
14 2 (1.03%) Oracle
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £5.5k bonus, 10% pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension,Allowance,25 Days Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago