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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Wales / South Wales
Rank 24 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 62 112 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.39% 9.26% 9.11%
As % of the System Software category 56.36% 57.14% 79.56%
Number of salaries quoted 59 97 94
Median salary £32,500 £26,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £18,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,900 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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
110 196 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.11% 16.21% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 100 179 115
Median salary £34,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 31 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Newport -3 17 £34,500 -4.16%
Torfaen +21 9 £28,500 -8.06%
Caerphilly +4 4 £28,750 -28.12%
Monmouthshire 0 1 £19,000 -41.53%
Active Directory
Wales

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 110 (88.71%) Windows
2 74 (59.68%) Microsoft
3 70 (56.45%) Windows Server
4 55 (44.35%) VMware
5 33 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (26.61%) Office 365
6 30 (24.19%) Firewall
7 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 28 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (21.77%) MS Excel
9 26 (20.97%) ITIL
10 25 (20.16%) Hyper-V
11 24 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (19.35%) MS Exchange
12 23 (18.55%) Cisco
13 22 (17.74%) Degree
14 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (16.94%) LAN
14 21 (16.94%) Linux
15 19 (15.32%) MCSE
15 19 (15.32%) PowerShell
15 19 (15.32%) Windows 7
16 18 (14.52%) .NET
16 18 (14.52%) IIS
16 18 (14.52%) DNS
17 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
18 16 (12.90%) C#
18 16 (12.90%) SAN
19 15 (12.10%) SQL
19 15 (12.10%) SLA

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 24 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.52%) IIS
3 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.23%) Apache
6 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.23%) JBoss
7 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.42%) NetWeaver
7 3 (2.42%) SAP Portal
7 3 (2.42%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.61%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (21.77%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 33 (26.61%) Office 365
2 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (7.26%) IaaS
5 8 (6.45%) PaaS
5 8 (6.45%) SaaS
6 2 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.61%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.19%) Firewall
2 21 (16.94%) LAN
3 18 (14.52%) DNS
4 16 (12.90%) SAN
5 12 (9.68%) WAN
6 10 (8.06%) VoIP
7 9 (7.26%) DHCP
7 9 (7.26%) VPN
8 8 (6.45%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.84%) NAS
9 6 (4.84%) VLAN
10 5 (4.03%) IPsec
10 5 (4.03%) SSL
10 5 (4.03%) Wireless
11 4 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (2.42%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.61%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.61%) MPLS
14 1 (0.81%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.81%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) OLTP
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.81%) Ant
2 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (9.68%) Advertising
2 10 (8.06%) Finance
3 5 (4.03%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.42%) Legal
6 2 (1.61%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) French Language
7 1 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) German Language
7 1 (0.81%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.81%) Military
7 1 (0.81%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (32.26%) Analyst
2 26 (20.97%) Support Analyst
3 17 (13.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (12.10%) Applications Support
5 14 (11.29%) Applications Support Analyst
6 13 (10.48%) IT Support
7 12 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (9.68%) IT Analyst
7 12 (9.68%) Support Engineer
8 11 (8.87%) Administrator
9 10 (8.06%) IT Manager
9 10 (8.06%) Service Analyst
9 10 (8.06%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (8.06%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (7.26%) IT Support Analyst
11 8 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 7 (5.65%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 7 (5.65%) Service Desk Support
13 6 (4.84%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.52%) .NET
2 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 8 (6.45%) Web Services
3 3 (2.42%) J2EE
4 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.61%) Apache Flex
4 2 (1.61%) CSS
4 2 (1.61%) HTML
4 2 (1.61%) jQuery
4 2 (1.61%) WCF
5 1 (0.81%) COM+
5 1 (0.81%) LAMP
5 1 (0.81%) WebRTC
5 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) AS400
4 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.61%) Fintech
4 2 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.61%) iSeries
5 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.81%) EPoS
5 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 110 (88.71%) Windows
2 70 (56.45%) Windows Server
3 28 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (16.94%) Linux
6 19 (15.32%) Windows 7
7 13 (10.48%) Unix
8 9 (7.26%) Windows 8
8 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.03%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.61%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.81%) AIX
11 1 (0.81%) Android
11 1 (0.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) ITIL
2 14 (11.29%) Incident Management
3 8 (6.45%) Problem Management
4 7 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (4.84%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (4.84%) Release Management
6 5 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.03%) Change Management
6 5 (4.03%) DevOps
6 5 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.03%) High Availability
7 4 (3.23%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.42%) Application Packaging
8 3 (2.42%) Information Security
8 3 (2.42%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (2.42%) Risk Management
8 3 (2.42%) Service Management
8 3 (2.42%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (1.61%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.32%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.90%) C#
3 15 (12.10%) SQL
4 14 (11.29%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.23%) Python
6 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (0.81%) Perl
7 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (17.74%) Degree
2 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (15.32%) MCSE
4 11 (8.87%) CCNA
4 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (6.45%) MCSA
6 6 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.42%) CCA
8 3 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.42%) MCITP
9 2 (1.61%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.61%) MCP
9 2 (1.61%) RHCE
10 1 (0.81%) CISA
10 1 (0.81%) CISM
10 1 (0.81%) CISSP
10 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.81%) MCTS
10 1 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.10%) SLA
2 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) RMADS
System Software
1 33 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (20.16%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.45%) vSphere
4 7 (5.65%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.61%) vCloud
7 1 (0.81%) Firmware
7 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (4.03%) WSUS
3 3 (2.42%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.42%) SCCM
4 2 (1.61%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.61%) vRealize
4 2 (1.61%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.81%) Nagios
5 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 74 (59.68%) Microsoft
2 55 (44.35%) VMware
3 23 (18.55%) Cisco
4 11 (8.87%) Dell
5 9 (7.26%) Avaya
6 8 (6.45%) Oracle
7 5 (4.03%) Apple
7 5 (4.03%) Citrix
7 5 (4.03%) IBM
7 5 (4.03%) Veeam
8 4 (3.23%) EqualLogic
8 4 (3.23%) F5
8 4 (3.23%) HP
8 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.42%) EMC
9 3 (2.42%) NetApp
9 3 (2.42%) SAP
10 2 (1.61%) Intel
10 2 (1.61%) Lotus
10 2 (1.61%) Symantec
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