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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 94 90 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.51% 7.11% 7.67%
As % of the System Software category 63.95% 67.16% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 81 86 82
Median salary £30,000 £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
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
147 134 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.32% 10.59% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 133 121 149
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +9 70 £30,000 -21.05% 2
Newport +9 13 £40,000 +17.64%
Caerphilly -1 3 £30,000 -18.91%
Bridgend -4 3 £18,000 -17.24%
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £25,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £29,000 -
Active Directory
Wales

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 137 (80.59%) Windows
2 111 (65.29%) Microsoft
3 100 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 88 (51.76%) VMware
5 74 (43.53%) ITIL
6 67 (39.41%) MS Exchange
7 59 (34.71%) Firewall
8 58 (34.12%) Cisco
9 51 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (22.94%) MS Excel
10 39 (22.94%) Linux
11 36 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (18.82%) DNS
13 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
14 28 (16.47%) Citrix
15 27 (15.88%) Office 365
16 25 (14.71%) LAN
17 24 (14.12%) Finance
18 22 (12.94%) DHCP
19 21 (12.35%) Windows 7
19 21 (12.35%) IIS
19 21 (12.35%) MS Office
19 21 (12.35%) SAN
19 21 (12.35%) Internet
20 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
20 20 (11.76%) VPN
20 20 (11.76%) Hyper-V
21 19 (11.18%) Dell
22 18 (10.59%) WAN

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 67 (39.41%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.35%) IIS
3 11 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.88%) Apache
4 10 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.94%) SAS
7 4 (2.35%) JBoss
7 4 (2.35%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.76%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.18%) CMS
9 2 (1.18%) Commerce Server
9 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (22.94%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.35%) MS Office
3 4 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.88%) Office 365
2 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.35%) IaaS
5 1 (0.59%) PaaS
5 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (34.71%) Firewall
2 32 (18.82%) DNS
3 25 (14.71%) LAN
4 22 (12.94%) DHCP
5 21 (12.35%) Internet
5 21 (12.35%) SAN
6 20 (11.76%) VPN
7 18 (10.59%) WAN
8 17 (10.00%) NAS
9 10 (5.88%) VoIP
10 9 (5.29%) TCP/IP
11 6 (3.53%) Wireless
12 5 (2.94%) FTP
12 5 (2.94%) HTTP
12 5 (2.94%) IPsec
12 5 (2.94%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.94%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.94%) SSL
13 4 (2.35%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
13 4 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 24 (14.12%) Finance
2 10 (5.88%) Advertising
3 4 (2.35%) Back Office
4 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.18%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.59%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Military
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (19.41%) Support Engineer
3 31 (18.24%) Analyst
4 29 (17.06%) IT Support
5 22 (12.94%) IT Engineer
6 19 (11.18%) Administrator
6 19 (11.18%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (10.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (9.41%) Support Analyst
9 15 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
10 13 (7.65%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (7.65%) Service Analyst
10 13 (7.65%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (7.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (5.88%) IT Technician
12 10 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (5.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 9 (5.29%) Citrix Engineer
13 9 (5.29%) IT Analyst
13 9 (5.29%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.47%) .NET
2 6 (3.53%) COM
2 6 (3.53%) MSMQ
3 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.18%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.18%) EDI
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.12%) EqualLogic
4 6 (3.53%) iSeries
5 5 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.35%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.76%) Clustering
7 3 (1.76%) Replication
8 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.59%) AS400
9 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.59%) BYOD
9 1 (0.59%) Informatics
9 1 (0.59%) NHS
9 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 137 (80.59%) Windows
2 100 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 51 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (22.94%) Linux
5 21 (12.35%) Windows 7
6 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 8 (4.71%) Windows 10
9 7 (4.12%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.53%) Unix
11 3 (1.76%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.76%) VyOS
11 3 (1.76%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.53%) ITIL
2 12 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (6.47%) High Availability
3 11 (6.47%) Project Management
4 10 (5.88%) Service Management
5 9 (5.29%) Application Packaging
5 9 (5.29%) Coaching
5 9 (5.29%) Data Security
5 9 (5.29%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (4.71%) Change Control
6 8 (4.71%) Information Security
6 8 (4.71%) Risk Management
7 7 (4.12%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (4.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (3.53%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (3.53%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.53%) Problem Management
8 6 (3.53%) SIEM
9 5 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (2.94%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.00%) SQL
2 6 (3.53%) R
3 5 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.18%) C
6 1 (0.59%) Java
6 1 (0.59%) Perl
6 1 (0.59%) Python
6 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (8.82%) CCNA
2 15 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (8.24%) MCSE
4 12 (7.06%) MCSA
5 11 (6.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.88%) Degree
7 9 (5.29%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (5.29%) MCP
8 8 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (4.12%) MCITP
10 6 (3.53%) CISSP
11 5 (2.94%) DBS Check
12 4 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.76%) CEH
13 3 (1.76%) MCTS
14 2 (1.18%) CCA
14 2 (1.18%) CCEA
14 2 (1.18%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 17 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.24%) XenApp
3 14 (8.24%) XenDesktop
4 8 (4.71%) vSphere
5 7 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.59%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (4.12%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (4.12%) Tivoli
1 7 (4.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (3.53%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.94%) XenMobile
4 4 (2.35%) Nagios
4 4 (2.35%) WSUS
5 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.76%) SCCM
6 2 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.18%) Nessus
6 2 (1.18%) Nmap
6 2 (1.18%) OpenView
7 1 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.59%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.59%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.59%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 111 (65.29%) Microsoft
2 88 (51.76%) VMware
3 58 (34.12%) Cisco
4 28 (16.47%) Citrix
5 19 (11.18%) Dell
6 16 (9.41%) HP
7 15 (8.82%) Avaya
8 10 (5.88%) Sage
9 9 (5.29%) Symantec
9 9 (5.29%) Veeam
10 8 (4.71%) Dell Compellent
11 7 (4.12%) IBM
12 6 (3.53%) Intel
12 6 (3.53%) Red Hat
12 6 (3.53%) Splunk
13 5 (2.94%) EMC
14 4 (2.35%) NetApp
14 4 (2.35%) NETGEAR
15 3 (1.76%) Blue Coat
15 3 (1.76%) Veritas
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle It Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle It Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Llaneli, South Wales
Totec Recruitment
Salary: £31,579 - £34,140 per year
Posted: 16 days ago