Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 165 103 240
Rank change year-on-year -62 +137 +67
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 64 27 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.16% 1.49% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.61% 3.66% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 55 25 22
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £24,125 £25,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,000 £44,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.73% -20.00% +37.50%
75th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £62,063
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,000 £69,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% -4.17%

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 East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,772 737 2,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.17% 40.70% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,214 610 1,583
10th Percentile £25,980 £29,000 £27,550
25th Percentile £34,250 £37,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% -2.56% -2.50%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £91,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in the East of England

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in the East of England

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the East of England

Azure Active Directory
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -46 27 £32,000 +10.34% 9
Cambridgeshire -54 21 £50,000 +122.22% 4
Essex -5 14 £31,500 -2.02% 1
Norfolk -24 1 £37,616 -16.41% 3
Bedfordshire -25 1 £30,000 -36.84% 4
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 64 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 64 (100.00%) Azure
2 53 (82.81%) Microsoft
3 48 (75.00%) Microsoft 365
4 37 (57.81%) Windows
5 22 (34.38%) VMware
6 21 (32.81%) Social Skills
7 20 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (31.25%) PowerShell
7 20 (31.25%) ITIL
8 19 (29.69%) Windows 10
9 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Intune
10 15 (23.44%) Firewall
11 13 (20.31%) SQL
11 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Office
11 13 (20.31%) AWS
12 10 (15.63%) IaaS
12 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
12 10 (15.63%) Cisco
12 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (14.06%) Citrix
13 9 (14.06%) DNS
13 9 (14.06%) DHCP
13 9 (14.06%) Palo Alto
13 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
14 8 (12.50%) Docker
14 8 (12.50%) Driving Licence
14 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 8 (12.50%) Wireless

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 64 (100.00%) Azure
2 48 (75.00%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (20.31%) AWS
4 10 (15.63%) IaaS
5 6 (9.38%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.56%) AWS CodeCommit
6 1 (1.56%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (1.56%) AWS Direct Connect
6 1 (1.56%) Azure Key Vault
6 1 (1.56%) PaaS
6 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) Firewall
2 9 (14.06%) DHCP
2 9 (14.06%) DNS
3 8 (12.50%) Wireless
4 6 (9.38%) VoIP
5 4 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.25%) VLAN
5 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.69%) LAN
7 2 (3.13%) Internet
8 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.56%) Network Security
8 1 (1.56%) SAN
8 1 (1.56%) VPN
8 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (32.81%) Social Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Games
4 2 (3.13%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.56%) Front Office
5 1 (1.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Support Engineer
2 17 (26.56%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) 1st Line Support
3 10 (15.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) IT Support
4 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.81%) Administrator
7 5 (7.81%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 5 (7.81%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (7.81%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) SAML
2 1 (1.56%) LDAP
2 1 (1.56%) OAuth
2 1 (1.56%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 7 (10.94%) Public Cloud
3 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.25%) Biotechnology
6 2 (3.13%) CMDB
6 2 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.13%) Online Games
7 1 (1.56%) BYOD
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.56%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.56%) Replication
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (57.81%) Windows
2 19 (29.69%) Windows 10
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.25%) Linux
6 3 (4.69%) Unix
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.56%) Android
8 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) ITIL
2 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (12.50%) Migration
3 7 (10.94%) Data Protection
3 7 (10.94%) Problem Management
4 6 (9.38%) Proactive Management
4 6 (9.38%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (7.81%) Data Security
5 5 (7.81%) ITIL V3
5 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (7.81%) Project Delivery
6 4 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.25%) Data Categorisation
6 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.25%) Information Security
7 3 (4.69%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.69%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (4.69%) Ticket Management
7 3 (4.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 13 (20.31%) SQL
3 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.13%) C
4 1 (1.56%) PHP
4 1 (1.56%) Python
4 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.25%) MCSA
3 4 (6.25%) MCSE
3 4 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.13%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.13%) HNC
5 2 (3.13%) MCDST
6 1 (1.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.56%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.56%) CCNA
6 1 (1.56%) CCSP
6 1 (1.56%) CISSP
6 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) GxP
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 64 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.50%) Docker
5 5 (7.81%) KVM
6 3 (4.69%) XenApp
7 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (10.94%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.25%) SCCM
3 4 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (3.13%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (1.56%) Avamar
5 1 (1.56%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.56%) SCOM
5 1 (1.56%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (82.81%) Microsoft
2 22 (34.38%) VMware
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco
4 9 (14.06%) Citrix
4 9 (14.06%) Palo Alto
5 7 (10.94%) Veeam
6 4 (6.25%) Varonis
7 3 (4.69%) Aruba
8 2 (3.13%) Dell
8 2 (3.13%) Epicor
8 2 (3.13%) HP
8 2 (3.13%) Sophos
8 2 (3.13%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.56%) Brocade
9 1 (1.56%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.56%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.56%) NetApp
9 1 (1.56%) Remedy
9 1 (1.56%) Symantec