Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 281 208 373
Rank change year-on-year -73 +165 +192
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 626 329 451
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.28% 1.64% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.66% 3.75% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 567 295 370
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,535 £41,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% -3.70%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £89,250 £80,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% -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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 23,524 8,764 20,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.98% 43.62% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15,344 7,446 16,859
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £112,500 £98,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in London

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in London

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in London

Azure Active Directory
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 +10 127 £60,000 +4.35% 34
West London -59 34 £47,500 -17.39% 6
South London -24 24 £62,500 +19.05% 6
East London - 5 £60,941 - 6
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 London region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 618 (98.72%) Azure
2 565 (90.26%) Active Directory
3 404 (64.54%) Microsoft
4 376 (60.06%) Microsoft 365
5 343 (54.79%) Windows
6 272 (43.45%) PowerShell
7 189 (30.19%) Windows Server
8 164 (26.20%) VMware
9 163 (26.04%) Social Skills
10 161 (25.72%) SharePoint
11 154 (24.60%) DevOps
12 148 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 142 (22.68%) Microsoft Intune
14 122 (19.49%) SQL
15 118 (18.85%) DNS
16 103 (16.45%) Windows 10
16 103 (16.45%) IaaS
16 103 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
16 103 (16.45%) Firewall
16 103 (16.45%) Microsoft Office
17 102 (16.29%) Migration
18 100 (15.97%) PaaS
19 95 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
20 84 (13.42%) Finance
21 82 (13.10%) ITIL
22 80 (12.78%) SCCM
23 78 (12.46%) SQL Server
24 75 (11.98%) Degree
25 74 (11.82%) DHCP
26 71 (11.34%) Power Platform

Azure Active Directory
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
1 161 (25.72%) SharePoint
2 48 (7.67%) MS Exchange
3 46 (7.35%) IIS
4 23 (3.67%) Confluence
5 13 (2.08%) Apache
6 7 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.96%) SAS
7 6 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.48%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.48%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.48%) WordPress
9 2 (0.32%) CMS
10 1 (0.16%) Documentum
10 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) JBoss
10 1 (0.16%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.16%) nginx
10 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 103 (16.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 17 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.96%) Unica
3 4 (0.64%) FastStats
4 3 (0.48%) Relativity
5 2 (0.32%) Findur
5 2 (0.32%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 618 (98.72%) Azure
2 376 (60.06%) Microsoft 365
3 103 (16.45%) IaaS
4 100 (15.97%) PaaS
5 71 (11.34%) Power Platform
6 68 (10.86%) OneDrive
7 67 (10.70%) AWS
8 66 (10.54%) SaaS
9 34 (5.43%) Azure Key Vault
9 34 (5.43%) Azure Storage
10 31 (4.95%) GCP
11 27 (4.31%) PowerApps
12 26 (4.15%) Azure Service Bus
12 26 (4.15%) Power Automate
13 22 (3.51%) Azure App Service
13 22 (3.51%) Azure Logic Apps
14 20 (3.19%) GitHub
15 18 (2.88%) Dynamics 365
16 17 (2.72%) Azure Sentinel
17 16 (2.56%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 118 (18.85%) DNS
2 103 (16.45%) Firewall
3 74 (11.82%) DHCP
4 65 (10.38%) VPN
5 57 (9.11%) SAN
5 57 (9.11%) TCP/IP
6 33 (5.27%) Network Security
7 29 (4.63%) LAN
8 22 (3.51%) WAN
9 21 (3.35%) SSL
10 19 (3.04%) HTTP
10 19 (3.04%) VLAN
11 15 (2.40%) VoIP
12 14 (2.24%) Unified Communications
13 13 (2.08%) Internet
14 12 (1.92%) Intranet
15 11 (1.76%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (1.76%) NetScaler
15 11 (1.76%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (1.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (12.46%) SQL Server
2 46 (7.35%) Power BI
3 27 (4.31%) Azure SQL Database
4 16 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (2.40%) MySQL
6 10 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (1.44%) Data Lake
7 9 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.96%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.80%) Tableau
11 4 (0.64%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.48%) HDInsight
12 3 (0.48%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.48%) Redis
13 2 (0.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.16%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 38 (6.07%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.15%) JIRA
3 18 (2.88%) TeamCity
4 16 (2.56%) Cypress.io
4 16 (2.56%) Jasmine
4 16 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 16 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (2.40%) Jenkins
5 15 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (1.12%) Bitbucket
7 6 (0.96%) GitLab
7 6 (0.96%) SonarQube
7 6 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (0.80%) Visual Studio Code
9 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.32%) Maven
9 2 (0.32%) MSI
9 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.16%) Gerrit
General
1 163 (26.04%) Social Skills
2 84 (13.42%) Finance
3 46 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (5.59%) Law
5 24 (3.83%) Legal
6 17 (2.72%) Marketing
7 11 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.60%) Advertising
8 10 (1.60%) Documentation Skills
9 9 (1.44%) Banking
9 9 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.44%) Public Sector
10 8 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
11 7 (1.12%) Local Government
11 7 (1.12%) Retail
12 6 (0.96%) Billing
12 6 (0.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.48%) French Language
14 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 117 (18.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 106 (16.93%) Azure Engineer
3 74 (11.82%) Architect
4 54 (8.63%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 53 (8.47%) Cloud Engineer
6 52 (8.31%) Consultant
7 50 (7.99%) Support Engineer
8 43 (6.87%) Analyst
9 39 (6.23%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
10 37 (5.91%) Active Directory Engineer
11 35 (5.59%) Developer
12 34 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 29 (4.63%) IT Support
14 25 (3.99%) IT Engineer
15 24 (3.83%) Administrator
15 24 (3.83%) DevOps Engineer
16 23 (3.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (3.35%) Azure Architect
17 21 (3.35%) Technical Leader
18 19 (3.04%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (8.47%) Web Services
2 47 (7.51%) JSON
3 40 (6.39%) .NET
4 31 (4.95%) ARM Templates
4 31 (4.95%) SAML
5 28 (4.47%) OpenID
6 27 (4.31%) OAuth
7 25 (3.99%) CSS
8 24 (3.83%) Node.js
8 24 (3.83%) React
9 23 (3.67%) HTML
10 20 (3.19%) XML
11 16 (2.56%) Jest
12 14 (2.24%) .NET Core
13 13 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (2.08%) Entity Framework
13 13 (2.08%) jQuery
14 12 (1.92%) OAuth2
14 12 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (1.76%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.55%) Data Centre
2 40 (6.39%) PKI
3 35 (5.59%) Public Cloud
4 27 (4.31%) Clustering
4 27 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
5 15 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.24%) Cloud Native
7 13 (2.08%) BYOD
8 12 (1.92%) N-Tier
8 12 (1.92%) User Experience
9 10 (1.60%) Private Cloud
9 10 (1.60%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.28%) Replication
12 7 (1.12%) EMC VNX
12 7 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (0.96%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 343 (54.79%) Windows
2 189 (30.19%) Windows Server
3 103 (16.45%) Windows 10
4 65 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (10.22%) Linux
6 58 (9.27%) Windows Server 2016
7 53 (8.47%) Apple iOS
8 47 (7.51%) Android
8 47 (7.51%) Windows Server 2019
9 20 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (2.56%) Mac OS
12 14 (2.24%) Windows 7
13 12 (1.92%) CentOS
13 12 (1.92%) VMS
14 8 (1.28%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.96%) Unix
16 4 (0.64%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (24.60%) DevOps
2 148 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 103 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (16.29%) Migration
5 82 (13.10%) ITIL
6 67 (10.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 55 (8.79%) Service Delivery
8 53 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
9 51 (8.15%) Infrastructure as Code
10 49 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (6.55%) Project Delivery
14 39 (6.23%) Identity Access Management
15 38 (6.07%) Deployment Automation
16 37 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (5.75%) Microservices
17 36 (5.75%) SDLC
18 35 (5.59%) Identity Management
19 34 (5.43%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 272 (43.45%) PowerShell
2 122 (19.49%) SQL
3 56 (8.95%) C#
4 29 (4.63%) JavaScript
4 29 (4.63%) Python
5 21 (3.35%) Bash Shell
5 21 (3.35%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.76%) Java
7 10 (1.60%) Perl
8 8 (1.28%) TypeScript
9 6 (0.96%) R
10 5 (0.80%) Ruby
10 5 (0.80%) VB
11 4 (0.64%) VBScript
12 3 (0.48%) C
12 3 (0.48%) Go
12 3 (0.48%) Groovy
12 3 (0.48%) PHP
13 2 (0.32%) Scala
14 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (11.98%) Degree
2 29 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (3.35%) CCNA
6 18 (2.88%) MCSE
7 12 (1.92%) CISSP
8 10 (1.60%) Security Cleared
9 8 (1.28%) CEH
9 8 (1.28%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.12%) GIAC
10 7 (1.12%) MCSA
11 6 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.80%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.64%) CISA
13 4 (0.64%) CISM
13 4 (0.64%) SANS
14 3 (0.48%) CCNP
14 3 (0.48%) ISACA
15 2 (0.32%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (3.35%) SLA
2 19 (3.04%) GDPR
3 16 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.44%) ITGC
4 9 (1.44%) NIST
5 7 (1.12%) QA
6 6 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.48%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.32%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.32%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.32%) NCSC
8 2 (0.32%) PSD2
9 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 565 (90.26%) Active Directory
2 95 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (6.71%) vSphere
4 39 (6.23%) Hyper-V
5 38 (6.07%) Docker
6 23 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (3.19%) BitLocker
8 18 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
9 15 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.96%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.80%) XenApp
12 4 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.48%) KVM
13 3 (0.48%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 142 (22.68%) Microsoft Intune
2 80 (12.78%) SCCM
3 62 (9.90%) Terraform
4 47 (7.51%) Single Sign-On
5 41 (6.55%) Kubernetes
6 35 (5.59%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 22 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (3.19%) SCOM
9 17 (2.72%) Jamf Pro
10 13 (2.08%) Ansible
11 11 (1.76%) vCenter Server
12 10 (1.60%) AirWatch
12 10 (1.60%) Grafana
12 10 (1.60%) Prometheus
13 9 (1.44%) Puppet
14 7 (1.12%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.96%) PowerCLI
15 6 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 5 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
17 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 404 (64.54%) Microsoft
2 164 (26.20%) VMware
3 54 (8.63%) Citrix
4 44 (7.03%) Cisco
5 33 (5.27%) Apple
5 33 (5.27%) Google
6 29 (4.63%) Okta
7 23 (3.67%) SolarWinds
8 20 (3.19%) 3PAR
9 18 (2.88%) Palo Alto
10 17 (2.72%) IBM
11 16 (2.56%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.40%) Scality
12 15 (2.40%) Splunk
13 12 (1.92%) Nintex
14 11 (1.76%) Atlassian
14 11 (1.76%) CyberArk
14 11 (1.76%) ForgeRock
14 11 (1.76%) SonicWALL
14 11 (1.76%) Veeam