Period
to 15 October 2018

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 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 49 38
Rank change year-on-year +19 -11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 5.88% 3.54% 5.39%
As % of the System Software category 39.02% 32.50% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 9
West Wales median annual salary £41,355 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.39% +14.29% +89.19%
10th Percentile £24,125 £18,850 £26,650
90th Percentile £49,875 £45,000 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -11.76%

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 West Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 41 40 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 15.07% 10.90% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 11
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +102.70%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

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
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in West Wales over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Swansea +21 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Pembrokeshire - 2 £35,000 -
Carmarthenshire - 1 £24,500 -
Active Directory
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
6 10 (62.50%) DNS
6 10 (62.50%) DHCP
6 10 (62.50%) SAN
7 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
7 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (50.00%) Replication
9 7 (43.75%) Cisco
9 7 (43.75%) IIS
9 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (43.75%) Office 365
10 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
10 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
10 6 (37.50%) SCCM
10 6 (37.50%) SCOM
10 6 (37.50%) Citrix
10 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (37.50%) Firewall
10 6 (37.50%) Clustering
10 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
11 5 (31.25%) Migration
11 5 (31.25%) Service Management
11 5 (31.25%) Project Management

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 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) IIS
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (25.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DHCP
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
1 10 (62.50%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) NAS
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (12.50%) MPLS
4 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.25%) NX-OS
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) PABX
5 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (6.25%) RIP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Replication
2 6 (37.50%) Clustering
3 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
3 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (12.50%) PKI
6 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) CatOS
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
3 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
4 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 4 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
7 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
1 6 (37.50%) SCOM
2 5 (31.25%) SCOrch
3 4 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (25.00%) SCSM
4 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) Actifio
5 4 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (12.50%) F5
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) Veeam
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) Clearswift
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow