The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 1.69% 1.35% -
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
West 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 Swansea region.

System Software Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 1.69% 2.70% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Swansea region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Swansea

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Nortel
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Back Office
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
1 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
2 2 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Nortel
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Dell