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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Wales / North Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 9 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 11.43% 11.63% 3.19%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 62.50% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Median salary £27,500 £34,500 £16,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.28% +109.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - -4.41%  

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 North Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
North Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 22.86% 18.60% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Wales 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Flintshire -4 3 £27,500 -20.28%
Wrexham - 1 £31,500 -
Active Directory
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) EDI
3 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) MS Access
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Automotive
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms

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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) EDI
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (14.29%) CSLA
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Xamarin