Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 269 271
Rank change year-on-year +105 +2 +52
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 88 57 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.32% 0.57% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.50% 1.66% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 87 47 79
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% -8.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £47,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -15.38%

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 2,517 3,426 2,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.75% 34.13% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,175 3,153 2,406
Median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 84 (95.45%) Azure
2 83 (94.32%) Active Directory
3 68 (77.27%) Windows
4 67 (76.14%) Microsoft
4 67 (76.14%) Office 365
5 37 (42.05%) Windows Server
6 35 (39.77%) Microsoft Intune
7 32 (36.36%) SharePoint
8 31 (35.23%) SCCM
8 31 (35.23%) Windows 10
9 30 (34.09%) PowerShell
10 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
10 25 (28.41%) VMware
11 24 (27.27%) Citrix
12 22 (25.00%) Finance
13 20 (22.73%) Skype
13 20 (22.73%) Presales
14 19 (21.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 19 (21.59%) AWS
14 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Office
15 18 (20.45%) DNS
15 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (18.18%) Information Security
16 16 (18.18%) Migration
16 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (18.18%) Skype for Business
16 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2016
17 14 (15.91%) Hybrid Cloud
17 14 (15.91%) Degree
18 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V

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 32 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
3 16 (18.18%) Skype for Business
4 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.09%) IIS
6 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) FastStats
1 4 (4.55%) Unica
2 2 (2.27%) Eikon
2 2 (2.27%) Sentinel
2 2 (2.27%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 84 (95.45%) Azure
2 67 (76.14%) Office 365
3 19 (21.59%) AWS
4 11 (12.50%) IaaS
5 8 (9.09%) OneDrive
6 7 (7.95%) PaaS
7 5 (5.68%) Power Platform
8 3 (3.41%) PowerApps
9 2 (2.27%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 2 (2.27%) Mimecast
9 2 (2.27%) SaaS
10 1 (1.14%) Azure Functions
10 1 (1.14%) Logic Apps
10 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) Skype
2 18 (20.45%) DNS
3 10 (11.36%) DHCP
4 8 (9.09%) Firewall
5 7 (7.95%) VoIP
6 6 (6.82%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.55%) Cisco Firepower
7 4 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.55%) VLAN
7 4 (4.55%) VPN
8 3 (3.41%) PBX
8 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.27%) BGP
9 2 (2.27%) SAN
9 2 (2.27%) VSAN
10 1 (1.14%) HTTP
10 1 (1.14%) WebEx
10 1 (1.14%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.27%) Power BI
3 2 (2.27%) Redis
4 1 (1.14%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.14%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Marketing
2 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.27%) Front Office
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Law
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Architect
2 17 (19.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Analyst
3 12 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 11 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (10.23%) Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Administrator
6 8 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Desktop Support
8 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Office 365 Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) IT Support
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) .NET
1 2 (2.27%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.14%) .NET Core
2 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.14%) CSS
2 1 (1.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.14%) HTML
2 1 (1.14%) LDAP
2 1 (1.14%) OAuth
2 1 (1.14%) OAuth2
2 1 (1.14%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (1.14%) RESTful
2 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (11.36%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.82%) User Experience
4 5 (5.68%) Cloud Native
4 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.55%) EFT
6 2 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (77.27%) Windows
2 37 (42.05%) Windows Server
3 31 (35.23%) Windows 10
4 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (7.95%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (4.55%) Linux
8 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Presales
2 19 (21.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (18.18%) Information Security
3 16 (18.18%) Migration
4 11 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 11 (12.50%) ITIL
4 11 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (10.23%) Application Packaging
6 7 (7.95%) Patch Management
7 6 (6.82%) Fintech
7 6 (6.82%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (6.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.68%) DevSecOps
8 5 (5.68%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (5.68%) Identity Management
8 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.68%) Project Management
8 5 (5.68%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) PowerShell
2 12 (13.64%) SQL
3 6 (6.82%) Python
4 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.41%) C
6 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.27%) C#
7 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Degree
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.95%) MCSA
4 4 (4.55%) MCSE
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.41%) MCITP
6 2 (2.27%) CCIE
6 2 (2.27%) CCNA
6 2 (2.27%) CCSA
6 2 (2.27%) CISM
6 2 (2.27%) CISSP
6 2 (2.27%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.27%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (1.14%) CCNP
7 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) SLA
2 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 83 (94.32%) Active Directory
2 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.23%) XenApp
5 6 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.82%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.41%) Firmware
6 3 (3.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.27%) vSphere
7 2 (2.27%) Xen
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (39.77%) Microsoft Intune
2 31 (35.23%) SCCM
3 5 (5.68%) vCenter Server
4 4 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (4.55%) Terraform
5 2 (2.27%) Ansible
5 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.27%) PowerCLI
5 2 (2.27%) Puppet
5 2 (2.27%) SCOM
6 1 (1.14%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) MIIS
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (76.14%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.41%) VMware
3 24 (27.27%) Citrix
4 8 (9.09%) Bloomberg
5 6 (6.82%) Reuters
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco
6 5 (5.68%) IBM
6 5 (5.68%) Palo Alto
7 4 (4.55%) Apteco
7 4 (4.55%) Dell
7 4 (4.55%) Polycom
7 4 (4.55%) Symantec
7 4 (4.55%) Veritas
8 3 (3.41%) HP
8 3 (3.41%) NetApp
8 3 (3.41%) Nintex
9 2 (2.27%) FactSet
9 2 (2.27%) Okta
9 2 (2.27%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.14%) Atlassian