The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South Wales / Caerphilly
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 7 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Caerphilly 27.03% 9.09% 20.45%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 33.33% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Median salary £25,750 £40,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.62% +70.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £40,000 £25,100
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -0.76% -  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Caerphilly
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10 3 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly 27.03% 27.27% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Median salary £28,750 £32,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.53% -7.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Caerphilly

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Caerphilly citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Caerphilly

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Caerphilly

Active Directory
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Caerphilly region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) Office 365
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) SLA
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) NAS
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 3 (27.27%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
7 3 (27.27%) SAN
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco
8 2 (18.18%) CCNA
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (9.09%) IPsec

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Caerphilly 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) NAS
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) PPTP
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco