The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 24 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 107 114 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.31% 7.97% 4.94%
As % of the System Software category 59.78% 72.15% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 79 106 65
Median salary £29,000 £34,184 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.16% +5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £22,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £41,250 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
Active Directory
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
179 158 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.91% 11.05% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 139 134 148
Median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £23,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Wales

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Wales

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Wales

Active Directory
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales -2 84 £29,000 -15.61% 10
Mid Wales - 13 - - 1
North Wales +12 5 £34,500 +109.09%
West Wales -16 2 £28,500 +42.50%
Active Directory
UK

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 178 (81.28%) Windows
2 129 (58.90%) Windows Server
3 128 (58.45%) Microsoft
4 127 (57.99%) VMware
5 83 (37.90%) ITIL
6 75 (34.25%) Firewall
7 74 (33.79%) Cisco
7 74 (33.79%) MS Exchange
8 65 (29.68%) DNS
9 58 (26.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 57 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 55 (25.11%) MS Excel
12 49 (22.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 45 (20.55%) Microsoft Certification
14 41 (18.72%) Office 365
15 38 (17.35%) DHCP
16 37 (16.89%) Citrix
17 35 (15.98%) SQL
18 32 (14.61%) SQL Server
18 32 (14.61%) Linux
19 31 (14.16%) MS Office
19 31 (14.16%) TCP/IP
20 29 (13.24%) SAN
20 29 (13.24%) Hyper-V
21 27 (12.33%) HP
22 26 (11.87%) IIS
22 26 (11.87%) Windows 7
23 23 (10.50%) Windows Server 2003
24 22 (10.05%) Internet
24 22 (10.05%) MCSE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in 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 74 (33.79%) MS Exchange
2 26 (11.87%) IIS
3 13 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (4.11%) Apache
6 8 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.65%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.83%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.37%) CMS
8 3 (1.37%) Commerce Server
8 3 (1.37%) JBoss
8 3 (1.37%) SAS
9 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (25.11%) MS Excel
2 31 (14.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (18.72%) Office 365
2 18 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.20%) IaaS
5 6 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.91%) PaaS
7 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (34.25%) Firewall
2 65 (29.68%) DNS
3 38 (17.35%) DHCP
4 31 (14.16%) TCP/IP
5 29 (13.24%) SAN
6 22 (10.05%) Internet
7 19 (8.68%) VPN
8 18 (8.22%) LAN
8 18 (8.22%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 18 (8.22%) VoIP
9 16 (7.31%) NAS
10 14 (6.39%) WAN
11 9 (4.11%) PBX
12 8 (3.65%) VLAN
12 8 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.28%) iSCSI
14 4 (1.83%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.83%) FTP
14 4 (1.83%) NetScaler
15 3 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.91%) MySQL
4 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (9.13%) Finance
2 7 (3.20%) Advertising
3 6 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.37%) Legal
5 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.91%) Law
5 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.91%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Military
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (23.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 46 (21.00%) Support Engineer
3 37 (16.89%) Analyst
4 27 (12.33%) IT Support
5 26 (11.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (10.05%) Infrastructure Support
6 22 (10.05%) IT Engineer
7 21 (9.59%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 17 (7.76%) Administrator
8 17 (7.76%) IT Support Engineer
8 17 (7.76%) Service Analyst
8 17 (7.76%) Service Desk Analyst
9 16 (7.31%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (7.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 16 (7.31%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (6.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 14 (6.39%) Technical Analyst
11 13 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (5.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.39%) .NET
2 9 (4.11%) COM
3 8 (3.65%) MSMQ
4 3 (1.37%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.37%) HTML
5 2 (0.91%) Apache Flex
5 2 (0.91%) CSS
5 2 (0.91%) EDI
6 1 (0.46%) LAMP
6 1 (0.46%) WAP
6 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.02%) EqualLogic
2 10 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.11%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.28%) Replication
5 5 (2.28%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.83%) Clustering
7 3 (1.37%) HP StoreVirtual
7 3 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.37%) VLE
8 2 (0.91%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.46%) BYOD
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.46%) Informatics
9 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 178 (81.28%) Windows
2 129 (58.90%) Windows Server
3 57 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (22.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (14.61%) Linux
6 26 (11.87%) Windows 7
7 23 (10.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (4.57%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.65%) Windows 10
10 7 (3.20%) Unix
11 6 (2.74%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.46%) AIX
14 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (37.90%) ITIL
2 14 (6.39%) High Availability
2 14 (6.39%) Problem Management
3 12 (5.48%) Coaching
3 12 (5.48%) Project Management
4 9 (4.11%) Application Packaging
4 9 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (4.11%) Service Management
5 8 (3.65%) Change Control
6 7 (3.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (2.74%) ERP
7 6 (2.74%) ITSM
7 6 (2.74%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (2.28%) Data Protection
8 5 (2.28%) Email Filtering
8 5 (2.28%) Web Filtering
9 4 (1.83%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (1.83%) Information Security
9 4 (1.83%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (15.98%) SQL
2 8 (3.65%) R
3 6 (2.74%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.83%) C
5 2 (0.91%) Python
5 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.46%) C#
6 1 (0.46%) Java
6 1 (0.46%) Perl
6 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (20.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.05%) MCSE
3 18 (8.22%) MCSA
4 14 (6.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (5.94%) MCP
6 12 (5.48%) CCNA
6 12 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (4.57%) DBS Check
7 10 (4.57%) MCITP
8 9 (4.11%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (3.65%) Degree
10 7 (3.20%) CCEE
10 7 (3.20%) CCIA
11 5 (2.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.37%) MCTS
13 2 (0.91%) CCA
13 2 (0.91%) CCEA
13 2 (0.91%) CISMP
13 2 (0.91%) CISSP
13 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.31%) SLA
2 14 (6.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (5.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (26.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (13.24%) Hyper-V
3 16 (7.31%) XenDesktop
4 14 (6.39%) vSphere
5 13 (5.94%) XenApp
6 9 (4.11%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.83%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.37%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.91%) Firmware
11 1 (0.46%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.46%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.65%) WSUS
2 5 (2.28%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (2.28%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (1.83%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.83%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.37%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.91%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.91%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.91%) OpenView
6 1 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.46%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.46%) SCCM
6 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.46%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 128 (58.45%) Microsoft
2 127 (57.99%) VMware
3 74 (33.79%) Cisco
4 37 (16.89%) Citrix
5 27 (12.33%) HP
6 21 (9.59%) Dell
7 17 (7.76%) Veeam
8 13 (5.94%) Avaya
8 13 (5.94%) Sage
9 11 (5.02%) Dell Compellent
10 10 (4.57%) 3PAR
11 8 (3.65%) Veritas
12 7 (3.20%) SolarWinds
13 6 (2.74%) Symantec
14 5 (2.28%) Oracle
14 5 (2.28%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.37%) IBM
16 2 (0.91%) Apple
16 2 (0.91%) Baan
16 2 (0.91%) Juniper
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