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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 5.43% 9.18% 2.56%
As % of the System Software category 83.33% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +41.02%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 6.52% 9.18% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £18,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £26,916 £32,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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 29 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) Nortel
2 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) WSUS
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Internet

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
1 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Nortel
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper