Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Active Directory Federation Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory Federation Services over the 6 months to 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
England > London
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 612 444 627
Rank change year-on-year -168 +183 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services 81 104 132
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.86% 1.96% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 69 92 81
10th Percentile £42,250 £31,375 £45,750
25th Percentile £45,750 £42,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £70,313 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £73,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Active Directory Federation Services is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 9,430 5,298 8,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.79% 18.78% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5,852 4,417 6,888
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £101,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Active Directory Federation Services
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Active Directory Federation Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory Federation Services in London

Active Directory Federation Services
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services in London.

Salary trend for Active Directory Federation Services in London

Active Directory Federation Services
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services in London over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Active Directory Federation Services in London

Active Directory Federation Services
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services within the London region over the 6 months to 31 July 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
Central London +7 22 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South London - 4 £46,500 - 1
West London -25 1 £37,500 -46.43% 1
Active Directory Federation Services
England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, IT jobs citing Active Directory Federation Services 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 London region with a requirement for Active Directory Federation Services.

1 75 (92.59%) Active Directory
2 73 (90.12%) Azure
3 70 (86.42%) Microsoft
4 59 (72.84%) Microsoft 365
5 49 (60.49%) Windows
6 39 (48.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 34 (41.98%) PowerShell
8 32 (39.51%) DNS
9 30 (37.04%) Migration
10 27 (33.33%) VMware
11 26 (32.10%) Windows Server
12 23 (28.40%) DHCP
13 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Intune
14 20 (24.69%) Social Skills
15 19 (23.46%) MS Exchange
16 18 (22.22%) SharePoint
17 17 (20.99%) IaaS
17 17 (20.99%) AWS
18 16 (19.75%) Single Sign-On
19 15 (18.52%) Skype for Business
19 15 (18.52%) Skype
19 15 (18.52%) Finance
20 14 (17.28%) Windows 10
20 14 (17.28%) SIEM
21 13 (16.05%) OAuth
21 13 (16.05%) Firewall
21 13 (16.05%) Citrix
22 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
22 12 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
23 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2019

Active Directory Federation Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 19 (23.46%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 15 (18.52%) Skype for Business
4 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.41%) IIS
6 3 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 73 (90.12%) Azure
2 59 (72.84%) Microsoft 365
3 39 (48.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 17 (20.99%) AWS
4 17 (20.99%) IaaS
5 9 (11.11%) OneDrive
6 7 (8.64%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 7 (8.64%) PaaS
7 5 (6.17%) Azure Sentinel
7 5 (6.17%) Mimecast
8 4 (4.94%) Power Automate
8 4 (4.94%) Power Platform
8 4 (4.94%) PowerApps
9 3 (3.70%) Azure App Service
9 3 (3.70%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 3 (3.70%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 3 (3.70%) SaaS
10 2 (2.47%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (1.23%) Azure Functions
11 1 (1.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (39.51%) DNS
2 23 (28.40%) DHCP
3 15 (18.52%) Skype
4 13 (16.05%) Firewall
5 10 (12.35%) SAN
6 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.94%) BGP
7 4 (4.94%) Kerberos
7 4 (4.94%) WAN
8 3 (3.70%) FTP
9 2 (2.47%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.47%) WebEx
9 2 (2.47%) Wireless
10 1 (1.23%) HTTP
10 1 (1.23%) Internet
10 1 (1.23%) LAN
10 1 (1.23%) Network Security
10 1 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.23%) VoIP
10 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) GitLab
General
1 20 (24.69%) Social Skills
2 15 (18.52%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.70%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.23%) Front Office
7 1 (1.23%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (1.23%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Architect
2 14 (17.28%) Azure Architect
3 11 (13.58%) IT Architect
4 10 (12.35%) Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) IT Security Architect
4 10 (12.35%) Security Architect
4 10 (12.35%) Support Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (9.88%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) IT Support
8 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (6.17%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (6.17%) Security Technical Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) OAuth
2 8 (9.88%) SAML
3 3 (3.70%) JSON
3 3 (3.70%) SailPoint
4 2 (2.47%) OAuth2
4 2 (2.47%) OpenID
5 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
1 4 (4.94%) PKI
1 4 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.70%) Clustering
2 3 (3.70%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.70%) Replication
3 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) BYOD
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (60.49%) Windows
2 26 (32.10%) Windows Server
3 14 (17.28%) Windows 10
4 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2019
5 10 (12.35%) Linux
6 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.70%) Android
8 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (1.23%) pSOS
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) Migration
2 14 (17.28%) SIEM
3 12 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (12.35%) Cryptography
4 10 (12.35%) Identity Management
4 10 (12.35%) Load Balancing
5 9 (11.11%) ITIL
5 9 (11.11%) Storage Management
6 7 (8.64%) DevOps
6 7 (8.64%) Security Architecture
6 7 (8.64%) Software Distribution
6 7 (8.64%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (7.41%) Information Security
7 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.41%) Time Management
8 5 (6.17%) Change Management
8 5 (6.17%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (6.17%) Security Management
9 4 (4.94%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (4.94%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) PowerShell
2 10 (12.35%) SQL
3 3 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.23%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) Perl
4 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.88%) Degree
3 6 (7.41%) CISM
3 6 (7.41%) CISSP
4 5 (6.17%) CCIE
4 5 (6.17%) CCNA
4 5 (6.17%) CCNP
4 5 (6.17%) CISA
4 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.17%) CWNA
4 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.70%) GIAC
6 3 (3.70%) ISACA
6 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.70%) SANS
7 2 (2.47%) MCSE
8 1 (1.23%) MCITP
8 1 (1.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.23%) NIST
1 1 (1.23%) QA
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (92.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.17%) DFS Replication
4 5 (6.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (4.94%) Docker
6 3 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (3.70%) vSphere
7 2 (2.47%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.23%) KVM
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.23%) Shibboleth
8 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (19.75%) Single Sign-On
3 10 (12.35%) Terraform
4 9 (11.11%) SCCM
5 7 (8.64%) Kubernetes
6 5 (6.17%) SCOM
7 4 (4.94%) NetBackup
8 3 (3.70%) Ansible
8 3 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (3.70%) OfficeScan
8 3 (3.70%) PowerCLI
8 3 (3.70%) Puppet
8 3 (3.70%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 3 (3.70%) vCenter Server
8 3 (3.70%) WSUS
9 2 (2.47%) AirWatch
9 2 (2.47%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (1.23%) DatAdvantage
10 1 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 70 (86.42%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.33%) VMware
3 13 (16.05%) Citrix
4 9 (11.11%) Okta
5 8 (9.88%) Hitachi
5 8 (9.88%) HP
6 5 (6.17%) Cisco
7 4 (4.94%) Altiris
7 4 (4.94%) ForgeRock
7 4 (4.94%) iManage
7 4 (4.94%) McAfee
7 4 (4.94%) NetApp
7 4 (4.94%) Veritas
8 3 (3.70%) CyberArk
8 3 (3.70%) Forcepoint
8 3 (3.70%) Huawei
9 2 (2.47%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.47%) FactSet
9 2 (2.47%) Reuters
9 2 (2.47%) Sophos