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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.90% 3.85% 5.08%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 27.27% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £27,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
2 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.90% 14.10% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £27,000 £26,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 27 November 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 -1 2 £27,000 -
Active Directory
Wales

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) VoIP
2 7 (50.00%) Nortel
2 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Back Office
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) VoIP
1 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (21.43%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Derivative
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Nortel
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) ProCurve