The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 12.05% 10.68% 7.32%
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 3
Average salary £20,250 £27,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.36% +41.02%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
Active Directory
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 West Wales region.

System Software Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 16.87% 10.68% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 5
Average salary £21,250 £27,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £29,023 £31,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Active Directory
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in West Wales

Active Directory
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +11 9 £20,500 -25.45% 4
Pembrokeshire - 1 £18,000 -
Active Directory
Wales

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) VoIP
2 6 (54.55%) Nortel
2 6 (54.55%) IP Telephony
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Derivative
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) WSUS
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (9.09%) vSphere
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) Back Office
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) VoIP
1 6 (54.55%) IP Telephony
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Nortel
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
Carmarthenshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £21K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swansea
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20 - £21 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago