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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 143 102 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.69% 7.45% 6.16%
As % of the System Software category 72.22% 72.34% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 99 97 77
Median salary £28,500 £34,368 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +14.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £39,000 £40,400
UK excluding London median salary £33,754 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +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
198 141 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.80% 10.29% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 147 121 152
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,250 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +5 105 £27,500 -20.71% 8
Mid Wales - 29 £37,000 - 4
North Wales +7 5 £34,500 +25.45% 1
West Wales -17 3 £28,500 +29.54%
Active Directory
UK

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 173 (73.93%) Windows
2 152 (64.96%) Microsoft
3 133 (56.84%) VMware
4 126 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 91 (38.89%) ITIL
6 74 (31.62%) MS Exchange
7 72 (30.77%) DNS
8 71 (30.34%) Cisco
8 71 (30.34%) Firewall
9 65 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 59 (25.21%) MS Excel
11 52 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 49 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 44 (18.80%) Office 365
14 43 (18.38%) SQL Server
14 43 (18.38%) Hyper-V
15 41 (17.52%) HP
16 38 (16.24%) Citrix
17 37 (15.81%) Linux
18 36 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
19 35 (14.96%) SQL
20 34 (14.53%) MS Office
21 33 (14.10%) DHCP
22 29 (12.39%) Windows 7
22 29 (12.39%) Veeam
23 28 (11.97%) TCP/IP
23 28 (11.97%) IIS
24 27 (11.54%) SAN
25 26 (11.11%) Internet
26 25 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003

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 (31.62%) MS Exchange
2 28 (11.97%) IIS
3 15 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.13%) Apache
5 10 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (4.27%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.14%) JBoss
7 5 (2.14%) SAS
8 4 (1.71%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.28%) CMS
9 3 (1.28%) Commerce Server
9 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 59 (25.21%) MS Excel
2 34 (14.53%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (18.80%) Office 365
2 17 (7.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.14%) IaaS
5 2 (0.85%) PaaS
6 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (30.77%) DNS
2 71 (30.34%) Firewall
3 33 (14.10%) DHCP
4 28 (11.97%) TCP/IP
5 27 (11.54%) SAN
6 26 (11.11%) Internet
7 23 (9.83%) LAN
8 21 (8.97%) VPN
9 19 (8.12%) VoIP
10 17 (7.26%) NAS
10 17 (7.26%) WAN
11 14 (5.98%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 9 (3.85%) VLAN
13 7 (2.99%) PBX
14 6 (2.56%) Ethernet
15 5 (2.14%) FTP
15 5 (2.14%) iSCSI
15 5 (2.14%) NetScaler
16 4 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
16 4 (1.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.85%) MySQL
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 20 (8.55%) Finance
2 8 (3.42%) Advertising
3 5 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.85%) Back Office
4 2 (0.85%) Legal
4 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.85%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.43%) Electronics
5 1 (0.43%) Marketing
5 1 (0.43%) Military
5 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (21.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (18.80%) Support Engineer
3 35 (14.96%) Analyst
4 32 (13.68%) IT Support
5 25 (10.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (9.40%) IT Engineer
7 20 (8.55%) Infrastructure Support
8 19 (8.12%) Administrator
8 19 (8.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 19 (8.12%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (6.84%) IT Support Engineer
9 16 (6.84%) Service Analyst
9 16 (6.84%) Service Desk Analyst
10 15 (6.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 15 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (5.98%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.98%) .NET
2 8 (3.42%) COM
3 7 (2.99%) MSMQ
4 3 (1.28%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.28%) Apache Flex
4 3 (1.28%) HTML
5 2 (0.85%) CSS
5 2 (0.85%) EDI
6 1 (0.43%) LAMP
6 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (3.85%) EqualLogic
1 9 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.56%) Replication
3 6 (2.56%) Smartphone
4 3 (1.28%) Clustering
4 3 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.28%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (1.28%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.28%) VLE
5 2 (0.85%) Data Extraction
5 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.85%) iSeries
6 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.43%) BYOD
6 1 (0.43%) Informatics
6 1 (0.43%) NHS
6 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 173 (73.93%) Windows
2 126 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 52 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (15.81%) Linux
6 29 (12.39%) Windows 7
7 25 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.70%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.42%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.99%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.28%) Unix
12 3 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.43%) AIX
13 1 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.43%) VyOS
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (38.89%) ITIL
2 13 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 13 (5.56%) High Availability
2 13 (5.56%) Project Management
3 12 (5.13%) Problem Management
4 11 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (4.27%) Service Management
6 9 (3.85%) Application Packaging
6 9 (3.85%) Coaching
7 8 (3.42%) Change Control
7 8 (3.42%) ITSM
8 7 (2.99%) Data Security
9 6 (2.56%) ERP
9 6 (2.56%) Information Security
9 6 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (2.56%) Risk Management
10 5 (2.14%) Email Filtering
10 5 (2.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.96%) SQL
2 11 (4.70%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.99%) R
4 5 (2.14%) C
5 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.85%) Python
7 1 (0.43%) C#
7 1 (0.43%) Java
7 1 (0.43%) Perl
7 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.55%) MCSE
3 14 (5.98%) CCNA
3 14 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.98%) MCSA
3 14 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (5.56%) MCP
5 12 (5.13%) Degree
6 10 (4.27%) DBS Check
6 10 (4.27%) MCITP
7 9 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.71%) CISSP
11 3 (1.28%) MCTS
12 2 (0.85%) CCA
12 2 (0.85%) CCEA
12 2 (0.85%) CISMP
13 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (6.41%) SLA
2 13 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (18.38%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.26%) XenDesktop
4 14 (5.98%) XenApp
5 11 (4.70%) vSphere
6 8 (3.42%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.28%) Firmware
8 3 (1.28%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.43%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.43%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (4.27%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.99%) HP Data Protector
2 7 (2.99%) Tivoli
2 7 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (2.99%) WSUS
3 5 (2.14%) XenMobile
4 4 (1.71%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.28%) SCCM
6 2 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.85%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.85%) Nagios
6 2 (0.85%) OpenView
7 1 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.43%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 152 (64.96%) Microsoft
2 133 (56.84%) VMware
3 71 (30.34%) Cisco
4 41 (17.52%) HP
5 38 (16.24%) Citrix
6 29 (12.39%) Veeam
7 22 (9.40%) Dell
8 21 (8.97%) 3PAR
9 18 (7.69%) Avaya
10 14 (5.98%) Veritas
11 13 (5.56%) Sage
12 9 (3.85%) Dell Compellent
13 8 (3.42%) Oracle
13 8 (3.42%) Symantec
14 6 (2.56%) IBM
15 5 (2.14%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.14%) SolarWinds
16 4 (1.71%) Intel
16 4 (1.71%) Splunk
17 3 (1.28%) EMC
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