The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.41% - 6.12%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 West Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 7.35% - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Median salary £43,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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 in West Wales.

Salary trend for Active Directory in West Wales

Active Directory
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Swansea - 6 £40,000 -
Active Directory
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Intel Security
3 7 (58.33%) SCCM
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (41.67%) Fat Client
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) SCSM
5 5 (41.67%) Security Patching
5 5 (41.67%) Thin Client
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (16.67%) CentOS
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Server

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) PABX
4 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Support
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Fat Client
1 5 (41.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) CentOS
7 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Security Patching
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) SEO
2 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) SIEM
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) SCSM
3 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Intel Security
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Clearswift
4 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 2 (16.67%) Splunk
4 2 (16.67%) Veritas