Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 7.26% 5.49% 11.54%
As % of the System Software category 69.23% 55.56% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
North Wales median annual salary £27,500 £16,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.23% -27.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £15,500 £15,750
90th Percentile £28,750 £24,900 £31,250
Wales median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% -10.45% +17.54%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 13 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 10.48% 9.89% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 9
North Wales median annual salary £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -10.91% -31.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £15,500 £15,750
90th Percentile £39,862 £80,000 £31,250
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in North Wales

Active Directory
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in North Wales

Active Directory
Job Locations in North 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 North Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Denbighshire -7 2 £27,750 +72.09%
Flintshire -6 1 £27,500 +10.00%
Active Directory
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) MCSE
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) WLAN
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) Google
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) MCP
4 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 6 (66.67%) A+ Certification
4 6 (66.67%) CCNP
4 6 (66.67%) CCNA
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL V2
4 6 (66.67%) G Suite
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) Driving Licence
4 6 (66.67%) DBS Check
4 6 (66.67%) Time Management
5 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (22.22%) MCITP
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) WLAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) IT Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL V2
1 6 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) MCSE
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) DBS Check
2 6 (66.67%) MCP
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) NFS
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft