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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 39 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 67 71 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.10% 5.82% 10.44%
As % of the System Software category 53.17% 54.20% 69.54%
Number of salaries quoted 64 63 91
Average salary £28,500 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.80% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £39,775 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
126 131 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.48% 10.74% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 121 116 132
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +10 43 £28,500 +8.57% 11
Bridgend +19 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Newport +14 6 £27,500 -16.66% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £20,000 -
Caerphilly 0 1 £35,000 -8.49% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Active Directory
Wales

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 93 (82.30%) Windows
2 86 (76.11%) Microsoft
3 65 (57.52%) VMware
4 51 (45.13%) Cisco
5 49 (43.36%) MS Exchange
6 46 (40.71%) MS Excel
7 38 (33.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (30.97%) ITIL
8 35 (30.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (30.09%) SQL
10 32 (28.32%) DNS
10 32 (28.32%) TCP/IP
10 32 (28.32%) Exchange Server 2007
11 28 (24.78%) IIS
11 28 (24.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (21.24%) Citrix
13 24 (21.24%) Exchange Server 2010
14 23 (20.35%) SAN
15 22 (19.47%) DHCP
16 21 (18.58%) MCSE
16 21 (18.58%) Firewall
16 21 (18.58%) Hyper-V
16 21 (18.58%) Exchange Server 2013
17 19 (16.81%) MCP
17 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
18 18 (15.93%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (15.93%) Clustering
19 16 (14.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 49 (43.36%) MS Exchange
2 32 (28.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 28 (24.78%) IIS
4 24 (21.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (18.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (9.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (6.19%) SharePoint
8 7 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (5.31%) Lync
10 5 (4.42%) CMS
11 4 (3.54%) Commerce Server
12 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
13 2 (1.77%) Apache
13 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.88%) JBoss
14 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 46 (40.71%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.77%) Line 500
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.88%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
1 2 (1.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (28.32%) DNS
1 32 (28.32%) TCP/IP
2 23 (20.35%) SAN
3 22 (19.47%) DHCP
4 21 (18.58%) Firewall
5 16 (14.16%) NAS
6 14 (12.39%) Internet
7 12 (10.62%) LAN
7 12 (10.62%) VoIP
7 12 (10.62%) WAN
8 8 (7.08%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (7.08%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (4.42%) Wireless
9 5 (4.42%) VPN
10 3 (2.65%) PPTP
10 3 (2.65%) LDAP
10 3 (2.65%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.65%) VLAN
11 2 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.77%) MySQL
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 14 (12.39%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Advertising
3 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.65%) Banking
5 2 (1.77%) Retail
5 2 (1.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (22.12%) Analyst
1 25 (22.12%) Support Engineer
2 20 (17.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (11.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (11.50%) Server Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) Server Support Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) Server Support
5 9 (7.96%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (7.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.19%) Consultant
7 7 (6.19%) IT Support
8 6 (5.31%) Service Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Wintel Consultant
10 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 3 (2.65%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (2.65%) Senior Server Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) CSS
2 6 (5.31%) .NET
3 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.88%) WCF
4 1 (0.88%) LINQ
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (0.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Clustering
2 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.31%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.65%) iSeries
6 2 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.77%) iPhone
6 2 (1.77%) iPad
6 2 (1.77%) AS400
7 1 (0.88%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 93 (82.30%) Windows
2 38 (33.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (24.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (9.73%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.85%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.19%) Linux
8 2 (1.77%) UNIX
8 2 (1.77%) AIX
8 2 (1.77%) Android
8 2 (1.77%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.88%) CentOS
9 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) ITIL
2 10 (8.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (7.08%) Load Balancing
4 6 (5.31%) Problem Management
4 6 (5.31%) Change Control
5 5 (4.42%) Change Management
5 5 (4.42%) Mentoring
5 5 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.54%) Project Management
6 4 (3.54%) ERP
6 4 (3.54%) Line Management
6 4 (3.54%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (2.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.65%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.77%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.77%) CRM
9 1 (0.88%) Identity Management
9 1 (0.88%) MVC
9 1 (0.88%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.09%) SQL
2 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.88%) AWK
4 1 (0.88%) Ruby
4 1 (0.88%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (30.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (18.58%) MCSE
3 19 (16.81%) MCP
4 18 (15.93%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (14.16%) CCNA
5 16 (14.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (7.96%) MCSA
7 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
9 4 (3.54%) VCP5
9 4 (3.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (3.54%) CCNP
9 4 (3.54%) SAP Certification
10 3 (2.65%) MCITP
10 3 (2.65%) Degree
11 2 (1.77%) MCTS
11 2 (1.77%) CCA
11 2 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (1.77%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) ISO 9001
1 6 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.42%) SLA
3 2 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.88%) GxP
4 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (18.58%) Hyper-V
3 15 (13.27%) VMware ESX
4 7 (6.19%) XenApp
4 7 (6.19%) vSphere
5 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (4.42%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.88%) Nmap
7 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.54%) WSUS
3 3 (2.65%) SCDPM
3 3 (2.65%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.65%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.88%) YUM
4 1 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) Nessus
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 86 (76.11%) Microsoft
2 65 (57.52%) VMware
3 51 (45.13%) Cisco
4 24 (21.24%) Citrix
5 13 (11.50%) HP
6 8 (7.08%) IBM
6 8 (7.08%) SAP
7 7 (6.19%) NetApp
8 5 (4.42%) Symantec
9 4 (3.54%) Dell
10 3 (2.65%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.65%) Veeam
11 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.77%) IPFX
11 2 (1.77%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.77%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.77%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.77%) Oracle
11 2 (1.77%) Apple
11 2 (1.77%) JD Edwards
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Salary: £20000 to £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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