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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 106 99 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.34% 8.05% 6.17%
As % of the System Software category 68.83% 75.57% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 91 94 67
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,625 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +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
154 131 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.57% 10.65% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 134 116 135
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +5 66 £30,750 -13.38% 8
Newport +3 16 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Bridgend +5 12 £18,000 -18.18% 1
Monmouthshire +8 4 £19,000 -30.90%
Caerphilly - 3 £29,000 -
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 25 July 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.

1 157 (83.51%) Windows
2 114 (60.64%) Windows Server
3 109 (57.98%) Microsoft
4 105 (55.85%) VMware
5 73 (38.83%) ITIL
6 70 (37.23%) Cisco
7 68 (36.17%) MS Exchange
8 65 (34.57%) Firewall
9 52 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (26.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (24.47%) MS Excel
12 43 (22.87%) DNS
13 42 (22.34%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (20.21%) Linux
15 36 (19.15%) Citrix
15 36 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
16 29 (15.43%) DHCP
16 29 (15.43%) Office 365
17 26 (13.83%) SAN
18 25 (13.30%) IIS
18 25 (13.30%) SQL
19 24 (12.77%) MS Office
19 24 (12.77%) Windows 7
20 23 (12.23%) Internet
21 22 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
21 22 (11.70%) SQL Server
21 22 (11.70%) TCP/IP
21 22 (11.70%) Dell
21 22 (11.70%) Hyper-V
22 21 (11.17%) LAN

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 68 (36.17%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.30%) IIS
3 13 (6.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.38%) Apache
5 8 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.66%) JBoss
7 5 (2.66%) SAS
8 4 (2.13%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.60%) CMS
9 3 (1.60%) Commerce Server
9 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (24.47%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.43%) Office 365
2 9 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.66%) IaaS
5 2 (1.06%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (34.57%) Firewall
2 43 (22.87%) DNS
3 29 (15.43%) DHCP
4 26 (13.83%) SAN
5 23 (12.23%) Internet
6 22 (11.70%) TCP/IP
7 21 (11.17%) LAN
8 18 (9.57%) VoIP
9 17 (9.04%) NAS
9 17 (9.04%) VPN
10 15 (7.98%) WAN
11 14 (7.45%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 7 (3.72%) PBX
13 5 (2.66%) FTP
13 5 (2.66%) iSCSI
13 5 (2.66%) NetScaler
14 4 (2.13%) VLAN
14 4 (2.13%) Wireless
15 3 (1.60%) Cisco PIX
15 3 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.06%) MySQL
3 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 20 (10.64%) Finance
2 8 (4.26%) Advertising
3 3 (1.60%) Back Office
3 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.53%) Electronics
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Military
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (21.28%) Support Engineer
3 31 (16.49%) Analyst
4 27 (14.36%) IT Support
5 25 (13.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (10.64%) IT Engineer
7 17 (9.04%) Infrastructure Support
8 16 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 15 (7.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (7.98%) Administrator
9 15 (7.98%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support
10 14 (7.45%) Support Analyst
11 13 (6.91%) 3rd Line Support
11 13 (6.91%) IT Support Engineer
11 13 (6.91%) Service Analyst
11 13 (6.91%) Service Desk Analyst
12 11 (5.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (5.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.45%) .NET
2 8 (4.26%) COM
3 7 (3.72%) MSMQ
4 3 (1.60%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.60%) Apache Flex
5 2 (1.06%) EDI
6 1 (0.53%) HTML
6 1 (0.53%) LAMP
6 1 (0.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.79%) EqualLogic
1 9 (4.79%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (3.19%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.19%) Replication
4 6 (3.19%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.60%) Clustering
5 3 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.60%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (1.60%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.60%) VLE
6 2 (1.06%) iSeries
7 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.53%) BYOD
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) Informatics
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 157 (83.51%) Windows
2 114 (60.64%) Windows Server
3 52 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (26.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (20.21%) Linux
6 24 (12.77%) Windows 7
7 22 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.85%) Mac OS X
9 6 (3.19%) Windows 10
10 5 (2.66%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.60%) Unix
12 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.53%) AIX
13 1 (0.53%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.53%) VyOS
13 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (38.83%) ITIL
2 12 (6.38%) High Availability
3 9 (4.79%) Application Packaging
3 9 (4.79%) Project Management
4 8 (4.26%) Change Control
4 8 (4.26%) Coaching
4 8 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (3.72%) Data Security
5 7 (3.72%) Problem Management
6 6 (3.19%) Information Security
6 6 (3.19%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (3.19%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (3.19%) Risk Management
7 5 (2.66%) Email Filtering
7 5 (2.66%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (2.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (2.66%) Web Filtering
8 4 (2.13%) Data Analysis
8 4 (2.13%) ERP
8 4 (2.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.30%) SQL
2 7 (3.72%) R
3 5 (2.66%) C
4 4 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.06%) Python
6 1 (0.53%) C#
6 1 (0.53%) Java
6 1 (0.53%) Perl
6 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.64%) MCSE
3 14 (7.45%) CCNA
3 14 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (7.45%) MCSA
3 14 (7.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (6.91%) MCP
5 12 (6.38%) Degree
6 10 (5.32%) MCITP
7 9 (4.79%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (4.26%) DBS Check
9 7 (3.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (2.13%) CISSP
12 3 (1.60%) MCTS
13 2 (1.06%) CCA
13 2 (1.06%) CCEA
13 2 (1.06%) CISMP
14 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.91%) PCI DSS
2 13 (6.91%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (22.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (11.70%) Hyper-V
3 17 (9.04%) XenDesktop
4 14 (7.45%) XenApp
5 9 (4.79%) vSphere
6 8 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.72%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.60%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.53%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (3.72%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (3.72%) Tivoli
1 7 (3.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (3.19%) WSUS
3 5 (2.66%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.66%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (1.60%) SCCM
5 2 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.06%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.06%) Nagios
5 2 (1.06%) OpenView
6 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.53%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.53%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.53%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.53%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 109 (57.98%) Microsoft
2 105 (55.85%) VMware
3 70 (37.23%) Cisco
4 36 (19.15%) Citrix
5 22 (11.70%) Dell
6 20 (10.64%) HP
7 18 (9.57%) Avaya
8 11 (5.85%) Sage
9 10 (5.32%) Veeam
10 9 (4.79%) Dell Compellent
10 9 (4.79%) Symantec
11 6 (3.19%) IBM
12 5 (2.66%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.66%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.13%) EMC
13 4 (2.13%) Intel
13 4 (2.13%) Splunk
13 4 (2.13%) Veritas
14 2 (1.06%) Juniper
14 2 (1.06%) NetApp
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