The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 0.85% 2.94% 5.26%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 100.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £31,500 £29,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 2.54% 2.94% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £31,500 £29,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
West Wales

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 17 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) VMware