Period
to 18 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Azure Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Active Directory over the 6 months to 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 170 154 232
Rank change year-on-year -16 +78 +68
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 78 39 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.31% 1.09% 1.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.93% 2.44% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 74 32 95
10th Percentile £32,875 £42,500 £46,000
25th Percentile £51,438 £45,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - -14.29% +7.69%
75th Percentile £73,438 £72,813 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,625 £80,000 "
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year +2.13% -16.07% +7.69%

Azure Active Directory is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,661 1,600 3,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.78% 44.69% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,432 1,402 3,635
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £35,950
25th Percentile £55,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.29% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Azure Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in the City of London

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the City of London.

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in the City of London

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, IT jobs citing Azure 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 City of London region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 78 (100.00%) Azure
2 70 (89.74%) Active Directory
3 49 (62.82%) Microsoft
4 42 (53.85%) Microsoft 365
5 34 (43.59%) PowerShell
5 34 (43.59%) Windows
6 30 (38.46%) DevOps
7 25 (32.05%) SQL
8 19 (24.36%) C#
8 19 (24.36%) Windows Server
9 18 (23.08%) .NET
9 18 (23.08%) VMware
10 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Office
10 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (21.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 16 (20.51%) Social Skills
11 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
12 15 (19.23%) CRM
12 15 (19.23%) IaaS
13 14 (17.95%) SharePoint
14 13 (16.67%) Finance
14 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (16.67%) Windows 10
15 12 (15.38%) Azure Storage
15 12 (15.38%) JSON
16 11 (14.10%) Web Services
16 11 (14.10%) DNS
16 11 (14.10%) Cisco
16 11 (14.10%) PaaS
16 11 (14.10%) Cybersecurity

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.85%) Confluence
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
3 3 (3.85%) SAS
3 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.85%) FastStats
2 3 (3.85%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 78 (100.00%) Azure
2 42 (53.85%) Microsoft 365
3 15 (19.23%) IaaS
4 12 (15.38%) Azure Storage
5 11 (14.10%) Azure Key Vault
5 11 (14.10%) PaaS
6 10 (12.82%) Power Platform
7 9 (11.54%) Azure Logic Apps
7 9 (11.54%) Azure Service Bus
8 8 (10.26%) Azure App Service
8 8 (10.26%) Azure Service Fabric
9 7 (8.97%) AWS
10 6 (7.69%) SaaS
11 4 (5.13%) OneDrive
12 3 (3.85%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 3 (3.85%) Azure Sentinel
12 3 (3.85%) Google Workspace
12 3 (3.85%) Serverless
13 2 (2.56%) GitHub
13 2 (2.56%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) DNS
2 10 (12.82%) DHCP
2 10 (12.82%) Firewall
2 10 (12.82%) VPN
3 7 (8.97%) Network Security
4 6 (7.69%) SAN
5 5 (6.41%) NetScaler
5 5 (6.41%) VLAN
6 4 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (5.13%) WebEx
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco Firepower
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.85%) Internet
7 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.85%) VoIP
8 1 (1.28%) HTTP
8 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) Power BI
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.28%) Metadata
5 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) AutoIt
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) MSI
3 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (20.51%) Social Skills
2 13 (16.67%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (6.41%) Law
6 4 (5.13%) Legal
7 3 (3.85%) Marketing
7 3 (3.85%) Public Sector
7 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.28%) Online Betting
8 1 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (19.23%) Azure Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) IT Support
4 12 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Analyst
7 8 (10.26%) Backend Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Consultant
7 8 (10.26%) IT Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior Backend Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) IT Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) Lead Cloud Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Team Leader
10 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) .NET
2 12 (15.38%) JSON
3 11 (14.10%) Web Services
4 10 (12.82%) ARM Templates
5 9 (11.54%) .NET Core
6 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (10.26%) CSS
6 8 (10.26%) Entity Framework
6 8 (10.26%) jQuery
6 8 (10.26%) React
6 8 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.85%) SailPoint
8 3 (3.85%) XML
9 2 (2.56%) RESTful
10 1 (1.28%) HTML
10 1 (1.28%) LDAP
10 1 (1.28%) React Native
10 1 (1.28%) REST
10 1 (1.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Mobile App
1 8 (10.26%) N-Tier
2 7 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.97%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.85%) EFT
3 3 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.56%) Replication
4 2 (2.56%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.28%) Blog
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.59%) Windows
2 19 (24.36%) Windows Server
3 13 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 11 (14.10%) Apple iOS
5 9 (11.54%) Android
6 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (5.13%) Unix
9 3 (3.85%) VMS
10 2 (2.56%) Linux
10 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.46%) DevOps
2 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (19.23%) CRM
4 11 (14.10%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (14.10%) Infrastructure as Code
5 10 (12.82%) B2C
5 10 (12.82%) Deployment Automation
5 10 (12.82%) ITIL
6 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.54%) Information Security
6 9 (11.54%) Microservices
7 8 (10.26%) Migration
7 8 (10.26%) MVC
7 8 (10.26%) Project Delivery
7 8 (10.26%) SOA
7 8 (10.26%) UML
8 7 (8.97%) Data Protection
8 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.97%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) PowerShell
2 25 (32.05%) SQL
3 19 (24.36%) C#
4 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.41%) Python
6 3 (3.85%) R
7 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.28%) C
7 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) MCSE
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.97%) Degree
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.13%) CCNA
5 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.56%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCSP
7 1 (1.28%) CISSP
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.28%) MOS
7 1 (1.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (2.56%) ISO 31000
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 2 (2.56%) NCSC
1 2 (2.56%) NIST
2 1 (1.28%) GDPR
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 70 (89.74%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.41%) vSphere
4 3 (3.85%) Docker
4 3 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.85%) XenApp
5 2 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.28%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) Terraform
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (10.26%) SCCM
3 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.13%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.85%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.85%) PowerCLI
5 3 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.85%) vCenter Server
6 2 (2.56%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.56%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.28%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (1.28%) Ansible
7 1 (1.28%) CASB
7 1 (1.28%) Puppet
7 1 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (62.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.08%) VMware
3 11 (14.10%) Cisco
4 10 (12.82%) Citrix
5 6 (7.69%) HP
5 6 (7.69%) IBM
5 6 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (6.41%) Nintex
6 5 (6.41%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.41%) Veritas
7 4 (5.13%) Google
7 4 (5.13%) Rapid7
8 3 (3.85%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.85%) Apteco
8 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.85%) CyberArk
8 3 (3.85%) Dell
8 3 (3.85%) ForgeRock
8 3 (3.85%) Polycom
8 3 (3.85%) Symantec