The table below looks at the statistics for Azure Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure Active Directory over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
UK
Rank 772 875 929
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +54
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 72 81 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.080% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.61% 0.75% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 57 24
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -19.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11738 10837 8649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.86% 10.75% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9828 9128 6990
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Azure Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Azure Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Azure Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend

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

Azure Active Directory Salary Trend in the UK

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Azure Active Directory Salary Histogram in the UK

Azure Active Directory
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 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
England +82 65 £51,250 +5.67% 13
London +62 34 £55,000 -8.33% 7
South East +48 11 £57,500 +38.55% 4
East Midlands -14 6 £51,250 +7.89%
City of London +36 4 £53,750 -20.37% 3
West Midlands +34 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Scotland +26 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Tyne and Wear +8 4 £36,500 -36.52% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 4 £36,500 -36.52% 1
North East +3 4 £36,500 -36.52% 1
Aberdeen - 4 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire +45 3 £77,500 - 2
Yorkshire +20 3 £50,000 -8.25% 1
Birmingham +13 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Nottingham +4 3 £50,000 +1.01%
Nottinghamshire +3 3 £50,000 +1.01%
East of England +28 2 £43,750 +9.37%
Hampshire +5 2 £41,750 +0.60%
Derby -1 2 £56,250 +18.42%
Derbyshire -7 2 £56,250 +18.42%
Middlesex - 2 £56,250 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £72,500 - 1
Cardiff - 2 £42,500 -
South Wales - 2 £42,500 -
York - 2 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +23 1 £45,000 -17.43% 1

Azure Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Azure 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 with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 192 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 191 (99.48%) Active Directory
3 133 (69.27%) Microsoft
4 128 (66.67%) Windows
5 107 (55.73%) Office 365
6 78 (40.63%) Windows Server
7 71 (36.98%) VMware
8 70 (36.46%) Amazon AWS
9 65 (33.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 58 (30.21%) DevOps
11 57 (29.69%) Hyper-V
12 54 (28.13%) SQL
13 53 (27.60%) Microsoft Certification
13 53 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
14 52 (27.08%) Linux
15 47 (24.48%) Windows Server 2008
16 45 (23.44%) Skype
16 45 (23.44%) Skype for Business
17 41 (21.35%) Windows Server 2012
17 41 (21.35%) JIRA
17 41 (21.35%) MS Excel
18 40 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
18 40 (20.83%) PowerShell
19 37 (19.27%) SharePoint
19 37 (19.27%) SQL Server
20 36 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
20 36 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
20 36 (18.75%) Amazon S3
20 36 (18.75%) DNS
21 35 (18.23%) ITIL

Azure Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills 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 45 (23.44%) Skype for Business
2 37 (19.27%) SharePoint
3 32 (16.67%) Apache
4 30 (15.63%) IIS
5 29 (15.10%) Confluence
6 25 (13.02%) nginx
6 25 (13.02%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.69%) OpenStack
8 8 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (4.17%) MS Exchange
9 7 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (21.35%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.77%) MS Office
3 3 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 192 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (55.73%) Office 365
3 70 (36.46%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
4 36 (18.75%) Amazon S3
5 34 (17.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 34 (17.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 31 (16.15%) Amazon SQS
7 21 (10.94%) IaaS
8 19 (9.90%) PaaS
9 12 (6.25%) SaaS
10 5 (2.60%) OneDrive
10 5 (2.60%) Route 53
10 5 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (1.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (23.44%) Skype
2 36 (18.75%) DNS
3 28 (14.58%) Kerberos
4 25 (13.02%) LDAP
5 23 (11.98%) DHCP
5 23 (11.98%) Firewall
6 18 (9.38%) VPN
7 15 (7.81%) LAN
7 15 (7.81%) SAN
8 12 (6.25%) MPLS
9 10 (5.21%) TCP/IP
10 9 (4.69%) WAN
11 6 (3.13%) NAS
11 6 (3.13%) Unified Communications
12 4 (2.08%) VLAN
13 3 (1.56%) IPsec
13 3 (1.56%) Wireless
14 2 (1.04%) BGP
14 2 (1.04%) OSPF
14 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 36 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (5.73%) Power BI
4 10 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (2.60%) MySQL
7 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.04%) DocumentDB
8 2 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (21.35%) JIRA
2 33 (17.19%) Jenkins
3 32 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 31 (16.15%) Git (software)
4 31 (16.15%) TeamCity
5 29 (15.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (9.90%) Finance
2 11 (5.73%) Advertising
2 11 (5.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.60%) Marketing
4 4 (2.08%) Legal
5 2 (1.04%) Back Office
5 2 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (21.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (19.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (18.75%) Consultant
4 29 (15.10%) AWS Engineer
5 28 (14.58%) AWS DevOps
5 28 (14.58%) Azure Engineer
6 22 (11.46%) Architect
7 21 (10.94%) Azure Consultant
8 20 (10.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (8.85%) Senior DevOps
9 17 (8.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 15 (7.81%) Developer
11 13 (6.77%) Cloud Engineer
11 13 (6.77%) Infrastructure Support
12 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
13 11 (5.73%) .NET Developer
13 11 (5.73%) Azure Architect
14 10 (5.21%) Azure DevOps
14 10 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (5.21%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.15%) .NET
2 13 (6.77%) HTML
3 12 (6.25%) CSS
4 10 (5.21%) .NET Framework
4 10 (5.21%) Entity Framework
5 9 (4.69%) Web Services
6 7 (3.65%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (2.60%) LAMP
7 5 (2.60%) WAP
8 3 (1.56%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.04%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.04%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.04%) CSS3
9 2 (1.04%) HTML5
9 2 (1.04%) Ionic Framework
9 2 (1.04%) Sass
9 2 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.52%) COM
10 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.67%) PKI
2 25 (13.02%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.60%) Clustering
5 5 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.56%) Fintech
6 3 (1.56%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.56%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.56%) Replication
6 3 (1.56%) User Experience
7 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.04%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.04%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.04%) Social Media
8 1 (0.52%) iPad
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 128 (66.67%) Windows
2 78 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 52 (27.08%) Linux
4 47 (24.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (21.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (17.19%) Windows 10
7 30 (15.63%) CentOS
8 13 (6.77%) Windows 7
9 11 (5.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.65%) Ubuntu
10 7 (3.65%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.60%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.08%) VMS
13 3 (1.56%) Android
13 3 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.56%) Solaris
13 3 (1.56%) Unix
14 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (30.21%) DevOps
2 53 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (18.23%) ITIL
5 33 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 32 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
7 31 (16.15%) Configuration Management
8 23 (11.98%) Migration
9 18 (9.38%) Presales
10 16 (8.33%) ITIL V3
11 13 (6.77%) Scrum
12 12 (6.25%) Analytics
12 12 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 10 (5.21%) Change Control
13 10 (5.21%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (5.21%) Open Source
14 9 (4.69%) Mentoring
15 8 (4.17%) Change Management
15 8 (4.17%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 54 (28.13%) SQL
2 40 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 33 (17.19%) Python
4 28 (14.58%) C#
5 27 (14.06%) Bash Shell
5 27 (14.06%) Java
5 27 (14.06%) Perl
5 27 (14.06%) Ruby
6 25 (13.02%) C
7 24 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.17%) TypeScript
9 6 (3.13%) VBScript
10 5 (2.60%) PHP
11 2 (1.04%) Groovy
12 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 53 (27.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (16.67%) MCSE
3 31 (16.15%) AWS Certification
4 24 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 24 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 16 (8.33%) MCSA
6 12 (6.25%) Degree
7 6 (3.13%) MCP
8 4 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.04%) CCNP
9 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.04%) MCAD
9 2 (1.04%) MCSD
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (16.15%) QA
2 9 (4.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 191 (99.48%) Active Directory
2 65 (33.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (29.69%) Hyper-V
4 28 (14.58%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (7.29%) BitLocker
6 13 (6.77%) Docker
7 10 (5.21%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (4.17%) vSphere
9 5 (2.60%) Firmware
10 4 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.56%) XenApp
12 2 (1.04%) OpenSIPS
13 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (17.19%) Ansible
1 33 (17.19%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (16.15%) Puppet
3 28 (14.58%) SCCM
4 25 (13.02%) SELinux
5 24 (12.50%) SCOM
6 20 (10.42%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (5.21%) Kubernetes
7 10 (5.21%) Mesos
7 10 (5.21%) Rancher
7 10 (5.21%) rkt
7 10 (5.21%) Terraform
8 5 (2.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.56%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.56%) WMI
10 2 (1.04%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.04%) Nagios
11 1 (0.52%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 133 (69.27%) Microsoft
2 71 (36.98%) VMware
3 29 (15.10%) Atlassian
3 29 (15.10%) New Relic
3 29 (15.10%) Trend Micro
4 27 (14.06%) Red Hat
5 22 (11.46%) Citrix
6 17 (8.85%) Cisco
7 11 (5.73%) Avaya
7 11 (5.73%) Dell
8 4 (2.08%) HP
8 4 (2.08%) NetApp
8 4 (2.08%) Oracle
9 3 (1.56%) Adobe
9 3 (1.56%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.56%) Veeam
10 2 (1.04%) CyberArk
10 2 (1.04%) Infoblox
10 2 (1.04%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.04%) Zerto
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