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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 71 85 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.76% 6.61% 7.99%
As % of the System Software category 54.62% 61.15% 62.32%
Number of salaries quoted 67 81 82
Median salary £30,000 £36,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +28.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
130 139 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.37% 10.81% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 121 131 132
Median salary £35,000 £36,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,850 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +4 49 £29,000 -22.66% 2
Newport +14 19 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £37,750 - 2
Caerphilly +6 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Bridgend -8 1 £18,000 -12.19%
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £28,500 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
Wales

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 131 (80.37%) Windows
2 107 (65.64%) Microsoft
3 99 (60.74%) Windows Server
4 80 (49.08%) VMware
5 70 (42.94%) ITIL
6 64 (39.26%) MS Exchange
7 51 (31.29%) Cisco
8 48 (29.45%) Firewall
9 46 (28.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (27.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 39 (23.93%) Linux
12 37 (22.70%) VMware Infrastructure
13 32 (19.63%) MS Excel
14 28 (17.18%) Office 365
15 27 (16.56%) DNS
15 27 (16.56%) Finance
16 24 (14.72%) LAN
16 24 (14.72%) Citrix
16 24 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (13.50%) MS Office
17 22 (13.50%) Windows 7
18 21 (12.88%) Dell
18 21 (12.88%) VPN
19 20 (12.27%) IIS
19 20 (12.27%) Hyper-V
20 18 (11.04%) DHCP
20 18 (11.04%) SLA
20 18 (11.04%) SAN
21 17 (10.43%) Avaya
21 17 (10.43%) 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 64 (39.26%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.27%) IIS
3 10 (6.13%) Apache
4 9 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.68%) Skype for Business
7 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.07%) SAS
8 4 (2.45%) JBoss
9 3 (1.84%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (19.63%) MS Excel
2 22 (13.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.18%) Office 365
2 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.84%) IaaS
4 1 (0.61%) PaaS
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (29.45%) Firewall
2 27 (16.56%) DNS
3 24 (14.72%) LAN
4 21 (12.88%) VPN
5 18 (11.04%) DHCP
5 18 (11.04%) SAN
6 17 (10.43%) Internet
6 17 (10.43%) WAN
7 15 (9.20%) NAS
8 12 (7.36%) VoIP
9 7 (4.29%) Wireless
10 5 (3.07%) FTP
10 5 (3.07%) HTTP
10 5 (3.07%) IPsec
10 5 (3.07%) NetScaler
10 5 (3.07%) SSL
10 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.45%) iSCSI
11 4 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.84%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (16.56%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Advertising
3 4 (2.45%) Back Office
4 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.23%) Military
4 2 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.61%) French Language
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) German Language
5 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (20.25%) IT Support
2 30 (18.40%) Analyst
3 27 (16.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (16.56%) Support Engineer
4 24 (14.72%) Administrator
4 24 (14.72%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (13.50%) IT Engineer
6 18 (11.04%) Support Analyst
7 15 (9.20%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (8.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (7.36%) Service Analyst
9 12 (7.36%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (6.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (6.75%) IT Analyst
10 11 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) IT Support Analyst
12 9 (5.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Citrix Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) IT Technician
12 9 (5.52%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.52%) .NET
2 4 (2.45%) COM
2 4 (2.45%) MSMQ
3 2 (1.23%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.23%) EDI
4 1 (0.61%) HTML
4 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.29%) iSeries
3 6 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.07%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.45%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.84%) Clustering
6 3 (1.84%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.84%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) AS400
7 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.61%) BYOD
8 1 (0.61%) Informatics
8 1 (0.61%) NHS
8 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 131 (80.37%) Windows
2 99 (60.74%) Windows Server
3 46 (28.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (27.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (23.93%) Linux
6 22 (13.50%) Windows 7
7 16 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (7.36%) Mac OS X
9 8 (4.91%) Windows 10
10 7 (4.29%) Unix
11 6 (3.68%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.84%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.84%) VyOS
13 2 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.61%) AIX
14 1 (0.61%) CentOS
14 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (42.94%) ITIL
2 13 (7.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (6.75%) Project Management
4 10 (6.13%) Service Management
5 9 (5.52%) Application Packaging
5 9 (5.52%) Change Control
5 9 (5.52%) Data Security
5 9 (5.52%) High Availability
6 7 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (3.68%) Coaching
7 6 (3.68%) Information Security
7 6 (3.68%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (3.68%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.07%) Data Protection
8 5 (3.07%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.07%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (3.07%) SDLC
8 5 (3.07%) Security Testing
8 5 (3.07%) Threat Modelling
8 5 (3.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.43%) SQL
2 12 (7.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.45%) Python
3 4 (2.45%) R
3 4 (2.45%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.84%) VB
5 2 (1.23%) C
5 2 (1.23%) Perl
6 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.61%) C#
6 1 (0.61%) Java
6 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (7.98%) CCNA
2 13 (7.98%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.75%) MCSA
4 9 (5.52%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (5.52%) Degree
4 9 (5.52%) MCSE
5 8 (4.91%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (4.91%) MCP
5 8 (4.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.68%) CISSP
6 6 (3.68%) MCITP
7 5 (3.07%) DBS Check
7 5 (3.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (2.45%) MCTS
9 3 (1.84%) CEH
10 2 (1.23%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.23%) CCA
10 2 (1.23%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.04%) SLA
2 13 (7.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (7.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (22.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (12.27%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.59%) XenApp
3 14 (8.59%) XenDesktop
4 10 (6.13%) vSphere
5 5 (3.07%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.61%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) Backup Exec
1 6 (3.68%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (3.68%) WSUS
2 5 (3.07%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (3.07%) Nagios
2 5 (3.07%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (3.07%) XenMobile
3 4 (2.45%) SCCM
4 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.23%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.23%) Nessus
5 2 (1.23%) Nmap
5 2 (1.23%) OpenView
6 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.61%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.61%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 107 (65.64%) Microsoft
2 80 (49.08%) VMware
3 51 (31.29%) Cisco
4 24 (14.72%) Citrix
5 21 (12.88%) Dell
6 17 (10.43%) Avaya
7 12 (7.36%) HP
8 10 (6.13%) Sage
9 9 (5.52%) IBM
9 9 (5.52%) Veeam
10 8 (4.91%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.29%) Symantec
12 6 (3.68%) Dell Compellent
12 6 (3.68%) EMC
12 6 (3.68%) Intel
13 5 (3.07%) NetApp
14 4 (2.45%) EqualLogic
14 4 (2.45%) NETGEAR
14 4 (2.45%) Splunk
15 3 (1.84%) Vyatta
Newport, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Llaneli, South Wales
Totec Recruitment
Salary: £34,140 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Port Talbot
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working, 25 days holiday
Posted: 12 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Oxford Computer Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago