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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 18 May 2022 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
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 156 140 171
Rank change year-on-year -16 +31 +75
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 128 48 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.93% 1.25% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.76% 3.86% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 94 29 38
10th Percentile £29,400 £27,000 £31,975
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £36,500 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year +36.99% -16.57% -27.08%
75th Percentile £62,500 £44,750 £56,563
90th Percentile £69,625 £51,000 £62,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.43% +4.55% -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 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 2,222 1,243 1,483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.53% 32.29% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,222 943 1,122
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,050 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,188 £37,500 £37,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.66% +11.58% -5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.74% +4.55%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -29 53 £47,500 +30.14% 3
Cambridgeshire -20 40 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Bedfordshire -2 23 £60,000 +100.00% 2
Essex -38 6 £97,500 +119.10% 8
Norfolk - 3 £70,000 - 2
East Anglia - 2 £47,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 - 1
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 126 (98.44%) Azure
2 119 (92.97%) Active Directory
3 107 (83.59%) Microsoft
4 98 (76.56%) Microsoft 365
5 84 (65.63%) Windows
6 72 (56.25%) ITIL
7 59 (46.09%) DNS
7 59 (46.09%) Social Skills
8 57 (44.53%) VMware
9 53 (41.41%) DHCP
9 53 (41.41%) AWS
9 53 (41.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 41 (32.03%) PowerShell
11 40 (31.25%) Windows Server
12 39 (30.47%) IaaS
12 39 (30.47%) Replication
13 37 (28.91%) Service Delivery
14 36 (28.13%) SCCM
14 36 (28.13%) Incident Management
15 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
16 31 (24.22%) SharePoint
16 31 (24.22%) Identity Management
17 30 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
17 30 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
18 28 (21.88%) SLA
18 28 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
19 26 (20.31%) MCSE
20 25 (19.53%) PKI
21 24 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 24 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune

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 31 (24.22%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (10.16%) Skype for Business
4 7 (5.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 24 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (9.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 126 (98.44%) Azure
2 98 (76.56%) Microsoft 365
3 53 (41.41%) AWS
4 39 (30.47%) IaaS
5 24 (18.75%) PaaS
6 21 (16.41%) OneDrive
7 12 (9.38%) Azure Sentinel
7 12 (9.38%) Power Platform
8 8 (6.25%) PowerApps
9 6 (4.69%) SaaS
10 3 (2.34%) GCP
11 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.78%) Azure Logic Apps
11 1 (0.78%) Azure Monitor
11 1 (0.78%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 59 (46.09%) DNS
2 53 (41.41%) DHCP
3 23 (17.97%) TCP/IP
4 13 (10.16%) Skype
5 12 (9.38%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (9.38%) Firewall
5 12 (9.38%) SAN
6 9 (7.03%) Wireless
7 5 (3.91%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (3.91%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (3.91%) VoIP
7 5 (3.91%) VPN
8 4 (3.13%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.34%) LAN
9 3 (2.34%) WAN
10 2 (1.56%) WebEx
11 1 (0.78%) DKIM
11 1 (0.78%) DMARC
11 1 (0.78%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) GIS
3 2 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.56%) MySQL
3 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.56%) Power BI
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 59 (46.09%) Social Skills
2 16 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.38%) Finance
4 10 (7.81%) Marketing
4 10 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (6.25%) Documentation Skills
5 8 (6.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 6 (4.69%) Law
7 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.34%) Back Office
8 3 (2.34%) Legal
9 2 (1.56%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (1.56%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.78%) Advertising
10 1 (0.78%) French Language
10 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.78%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 28 (21.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 20 (15.63%) Analyst
2 20 (15.63%) Applications Engineer
3 17 (13.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (11.72%) Cloud Engineer
5 13 (10.16%) Consultant
6 12 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (9.38%) Wintel Engineer
6 12 (9.38%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (6.25%) IT Consultant
8 8 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
8 8 (6.25%) Service Delivery Consultant
8 8 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.25%) Technical Support
8 8 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (5.47%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) IT Support
10 6 (4.69%) SOC Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) OAuth
1 8 (6.25%) OAuth2
1 8 (6.25%) OpenID
1 8 (6.25%) SAML
2 5 (3.91%) LDAP
3 2 (1.56%) .NET
3 2 (1.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.78%) ARM Templates
4 1 (0.78%) CSS
4 1 (0.78%) HTML
4 1 (0.78%) React
4 1 (0.78%) REST
4 1 (0.78%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.78%) XML
4 1 (0.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 39 (30.47%) Replication
2 25 (19.53%) PKI
3 21 (16.41%) Data Centre
4 16 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 13 (10.16%) Clustering
6 12 (9.38%) EMC VNX
7 8 (6.25%) Handset
8 7 (5.47%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (3.91%) Biotechnology
9 5 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (2.34%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (2.34%) Cyberattack
10 3 (2.34%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (2.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (2.34%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (2.34%) User Experience
10 3 (2.34%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.56%) CMDB
11 2 (1.56%) Contract for Difference
11 2 (1.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 84 (65.63%) Windows
2 40 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 30 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (18.75%) Windows 10
5 7 (5.47%) Android
6 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (3.91%) Unix
7 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (2.34%) Linux
10 2 (1.56%) VMS
11 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (56.25%) ITIL
2 37 (28.91%) Service Delivery
3 36 (28.13%) Incident Management
4 31 (24.22%) Identity Management
5 28 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (17.19%) Change Management
6 22 (17.19%) Service Management
7 19 (14.84%) Problem Management
8 17 (13.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 16 (12.50%) Line Management
9 16 (12.50%) Migration
10 14 (10.94%) Information Security
11 13 (10.16%) Mentoring
12 12 (9.38%) Change Control
12 12 (9.38%) IT Strategy
12 12 (9.38%) ITIL V3
12 12 (9.38%) Load Balancing
13 11 (8.59%) Agile
13 11 (8.59%) Business Development
13 11 (8.59%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.03%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.47%) SQL
3 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.56%) C
5 1 (0.78%) AppleScript
5 1 (0.78%) C#
5 1 (0.78%) Java
5 1 (0.78%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (20.31%) MCSE
3 24 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (15.63%) MCSA
5 16 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (6.25%) Degree
6 8 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.56%) CISA
8 2 (1.56%) CISM
8 2 (1.56%) CISSP
8 2 (1.56%) GIAC
9 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.88%) SLA
2 11 (8.59%) QA
3 6 (4.69%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (3.13%) NCSC
5 2 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (1.56%) GDPR
5 2 (1.56%) GxP
5 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 119 (92.97%) Active Directory
2 53 (41.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 24 (18.75%) vSphere
4 14 (10.94%) Hyper-V
5 13 (10.16%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (9.38%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.13%) NFS
7 4 (3.13%) vCloud
8 3 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 36 (28.13%) SCCM
2 24 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 17 (13.28%) vCenter Server
4 15 (11.72%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Clustering
5 13 (10.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (9.38%) SCOM
6 12 (9.38%) SCOrch
6 12 (9.38%) SCVMM
7 9 (7.03%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (2.34%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.78%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.78%) Terraform
9 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 107 (83.59%) Microsoft
2 57 (44.53%) VMware
3 16 (12.50%) Veeam
4 15 (11.72%) NetApp
5 13 (10.16%) Citrix
5 13 (10.16%) Symantec
6 12 (9.38%) 3PAR
6 12 (9.38%) Brocade
6 12 (9.38%) EMC
6 12 (9.38%) jetNEXUS
6 12 (9.38%) Rackspace
7 9 (7.03%) Varonis
8 8 (6.25%) Cisco
8 8 (6.25%) Google
9 7 (5.47%) Apple
10 4 (3.13%) Okta
10 4 (3.13%) Samsung
11 3 (2.34%) CrowdStrike
11 3 (2.34%) FireEye
12 2 (1.56%) Epicor