Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 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
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 228 279
Rank change year-on-year +115 +51 -4
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 106 78 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.47% 0.85% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.46% 2.32% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 107 80 45
Median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% +13.04%
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,375 £51,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £83,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +11.54% +8.33%

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 1,940 3,358 2,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.20% 36.66% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,697 2,989 2,566
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,500 £35,625
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 105 (99.06%) Azure
2 69 (65.09%) PowerShell
3 65 (61.32%) Active Directory
4 51 (48.11%) DevOps
5 49 (46.23%) SQL
5 49 (46.23%) SharePoint
6 47 (44.34%) Microsoft
7 41 (38.68%) Office 365
8 38 (35.85%) Web Services
9 37 (34.91%) C#
10 36 (33.96%) Migration
10 36 (33.96%) PaaS
10 36 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (33.02%) Windows
12 34 (32.08%) SQL Server
12 34 (32.08%) Deployment Automation
13 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
13 32 (30.19%) .NET
13 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (30.19%) Opscode Chef
14 31 (29.25%) Terraform
15 30 (28.30%) .NET Framework
16 29 (27.36%) AWS
16 29 (27.36%) ASP.NET Web API
16 29 (27.36%) Entity Framework
16 29 (27.36%) MVC
16 29 (27.36%) T-SQL
16 29 (27.36%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (27.36%) Microservices
16 29 (27.36%) Mentoring

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 49 (46.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.72%) Confluence
2 5 (4.72%) IIS
3 3 (2.83%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.83%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.94%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.94%) CMS
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (24.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.83%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 105 (99.06%) Azure
2 41 (38.68%) Office 365
3 36 (33.96%) PaaS
4 29 (27.36%) AWS
5 14 (13.21%) SaaS
6 10 (9.43%) IaaS
7 8 (7.55%) Azure Data Factory
7 8 (7.55%) Mimecast
8 7 (6.60%) Amazon S3
8 7 (6.60%) Azure Functions
8 7 (6.60%) Serverless
9 6 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (5.66%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (5.66%) Power Platform
10 4 (3.77%) PowerApps
11 3 (2.83%) OneDrive
12 2 (1.89%) G Suite
13 1 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) DHCP
1 12 (11.32%) DNS
2 8 (7.55%) Firewall
3 7 (6.60%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.66%) LAN
4 6 (5.66%) NetScaler
4 6 (5.66%) SAN
4 6 (5.66%) WAN
5 4 (3.77%) HTTP
5 4 (3.77%) VPN
6 3 (2.83%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.89%) Network Security
7 2 (1.89%) Skype
8 1 (0.94%) BGP
8 1 (0.94%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (7.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (5.66%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.83%) Blockchain
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.94%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.94%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.94%) HBase
7 1 (0.94%) HDInsight
7 1 (0.94%) Parquet
7 1 (0.94%) Power BI
7 1 (0.94%) Presto
7 1 (0.94%) Redis
7 1 (0.94%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 27 (25.47%) Visual Studio Team System
2 26 (24.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.49%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.60%) JIRA
4 7 (6.60%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 19 (17.92%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (1.89%) Front Office
4 1 (0.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Billing
4 1 (0.94%) Law
4 1 (0.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (27.36%) Azure Developer
1 29 (27.36%) Developer
2 28 (26.42%) .NET Developer
2 28 (26.42%) Senior Developer
3 27 (25.47%) C# .NET Developer
3 27 (25.47%) C# Developer
3 27 (25.47%) Senior .NET Developer
4 26 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 26 (24.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 26 (24.53%) Senior C# Developer
4 26 (24.53%) Senior SQL Developer
4 26 (24.53%) SQL Developer
5 18 (16.98%) Architect
6 12 (11.32%) IT Architect
7 9 (8.49%) Azure Architect
7 9 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) IT Security Architect
7 9 (8.49%) Security Architect
8 8 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Office 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (35.85%) Web Services
2 32 (30.19%) .NET
3 30 (28.30%) .NET Framework
4 29 (27.36%) .NET Core
4 29 (27.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (27.36%) Entity Framework
5 28 (26.42%) CSS
5 28 (26.42%) jQuery
5 28 (26.42%) React
6 27 (25.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (10.38%) OAuth
8 4 (3.77%) HTML
8 4 (3.77%) OpenID
8 4 (3.77%) SAML
9 3 (2.83%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.83%) OAuth2
9 3 (2.83%) RESTful
9 3 (2.83%) Vue.js
10 1 (0.94%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.36%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (24.53%) N-Tier
2 26 (24.53%) Reinsurance
3 4 (3.77%) PKI
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (2.83%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.89%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) Blog
6 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.02%) Windows
2 25 (23.58%) Windows Server
3 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (14.15%) Windows Server 2016
5 10 (9.43%) Windows 10
6 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2019
7 8 (7.55%) Linux
8 7 (6.60%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.77%) Android
11 1 (0.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.11%) DevOps
2 36 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (33.96%) Migration
3 34 (32.08%) Deployment Automation
4 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (27.36%) Mentoring
5 29 (27.36%) Microservices
5 29 (27.36%) MVC
6 28 (26.42%) SOA
7 27 (25.47%) SOLID
7 27 (25.47%) Test Automation
8 26 (24.53%) CRM
8 26 (24.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 26 (24.53%) OO
8 26 (24.53%) UML
9 11 (10.38%) Infrastructure as Code
9 11 (10.38%) Security Architecture
10 10 (9.43%) ITIL
11 9 (8.49%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.49%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.09%) PowerShell
2 49 (46.23%) SQL
3 37 (34.91%) C#
4 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
5 29 (27.36%) T-SQL
6 11 (10.38%) Python
7 7 (6.60%) Ruby
8 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.77%) Java
9 2 (1.89%) VB
10 1 (0.94%) Perl
10 1 (0.94%) PHP
10 1 (0.94%) R
10 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (24.53%) Degree
2 9 (8.49%) CISSP
3 8 (7.55%) CISA
3 8 (7.55%) CISM
4 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.83%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (2.83%) MCSE
6 1 (0.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) QA
2 3 (2.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (61.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.60%) XenApp
3 6 (5.66%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.89%) Docker
6 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.94%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 32 (30.19%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (29.25%) Terraform
3 15 (14.15%) SCCM
4 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (11.32%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (6.60%) Puppet
7 6 (5.66%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (4.72%) SCOM
8 5 (4.72%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.89%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.94%) Ansible
10 1 (0.94%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.94%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 47 (44.34%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.53%) Nintex
3 11 (10.38%) Citrix
3 11 (10.38%) VMware
4 7 (6.60%) Google
5 5 (4.72%) SolarWinds
5 5 (4.72%) SonicWALL
6 4 (3.77%) Apple
6 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.83%) Bloomberg
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle
7 3 (2.83%) Polycom
7 3 (2.83%) Reuters
7 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.89%) Cisco
8 2 (1.89%) HP
8 2 (1.89%) Snow
9 1 (0.94%) Meraki
9 1 (0.94%) Okta
9 1 (0.94%) Proofpoint