Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 363 561 656
Rank change year-on-year +198 +95 +150
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 446 267 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.25% 1.42% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 364 240 190
London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,975 £42,375
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% -4.00% +30.21%

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 19,862 18,750 15,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.79% 27.59% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16,454 15,160 12,601
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - +8.91% +1.00%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in London

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory in London.

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in London

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 +57 114 £68,750 +5.77% 20
South London -14 7 £62,500 +7.64% 3
West London +26 2 £61,000 +28.42% 3
North London 0 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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.

1 444 (99.55%) Azure
2 424 (95.07%) Active Directory
3 353 (79.15%) Office 365
4 308 (69.06%) Windows
5 286 (64.13%) Microsoft
6 164 (36.77%) Windows Server
7 150 (33.63%) PowerShell
8 138 (30.94%) Windows 10
9 126 (28.25%) Microsoft Intune
10 116 (26.01%) VMware
11 109 (24.44%) SharePoint
11 109 (24.44%) AWS
12 91 (20.40%) Citrix
13 87 (19.51%) SQL
13 87 (19.51%) SCCM
14 78 (17.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 78 (17.49%) Skype
15 75 (16.82%) OneDrive
15 75 (16.82%) Finance
16 74 (16.59%) Migration
16 74 (16.59%) DNS
17 73 (16.37%) IaaS
18 69 (15.47%) DevOps
18 69 (15.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 68 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
20 63 (14.13%) MCSE
21 62 (13.90%) ITIL
21 62 (13.90%) Microsoft Office
22 54 (12.11%) Skype for Business
23 53 (11.88%) Agile Software Development

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
1 109 (24.44%) SharePoint
2 54 (12.11%) Skype for Business
3 43 (9.64%) MS Exchange
4 18 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (3.36%) IIS
6 14 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.35%) Anypoint
9 4 (0.90%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.90%) Confluence
10 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.22%) IBM Connections
12 1 (0.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 62 (13.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.22%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 444 (99.55%) Azure
2 353 (79.15%) Office 365
3 109 (24.44%) AWS
4 75 (16.82%) OneDrive
5 73 (16.37%) IaaS
6 33 (7.40%) SaaS
7 31 (6.95%) Azure Data Factory
7 31 (6.95%) PaaS
8 24 (5.38%) Mimecast
9 23 (5.16%) Power Platform
10 13 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (2.24%) PowerApps
12 9 (2.02%) Serverless
13 8 (1.79%) Amazon S3
13 8 (1.79%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 7 (1.57%) G Suite
15 6 (1.35%) GCP
15 6 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (1.35%) npm
15 6 (1.35%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 78 (17.49%) Skype
2 74 (16.59%) DNS
3 53 (11.88%) DHCP
4 50 (11.21%) Firewall
5 27 (6.05%) VPN
6 20 (4.48%) NetScaler
7 15 (3.36%) LAN
7 15 (3.36%) VoIP
7 15 (3.36%) WAN
8 14 (3.14%) SAN
9 13 (2.91%) TCP/IP
10 10 (2.24%) Intranet
10 10 (2.24%) Unified Communications
10 10 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (2.02%) Wireless
12 8 (1.79%) Network Security
12 8 (1.79%) PBX
12 8 (1.79%) VSAN
13 5 (1.12%) Internet
14 4 (0.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.42%) Azure SQL Database
2 37 (8.30%) SQL Server
3 23 (5.16%) Data Lake
4 17 (3.81%) Amazon RDS
5 14 (3.14%) Power BI
6 10 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
8 6 (1.35%) CouchDB
8 6 (1.35%) DB2
8 6 (1.35%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.90%) Amazon Athena
9 4 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (0.90%) BigQuery
9 4 (0.90%) Cloud Spanner
9 4 (0.90%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 17 (3.81%) JIRA
2 16 (3.59%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.91%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (1.57%) Subversion
5 7 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.57%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.12%) MSI
6 5 (1.12%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.90%) Bitbucket Server
8 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.22%) GitLab
9 1 (0.22%) MSTest
9 1 (0.22%) NUnit
General
1 75 (16.82%) Finance
2 11 (2.47%) Law
3 9 (2.02%) Billing
4 7 (1.57%) Marketing
5 6 (1.35%) Back Office
5 6 (1.35%) Retail
6 5 (1.12%) Advertising
6 5 (1.12%) Legal
7 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.67%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.45%) Automotive
8 2 (0.45%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.45%) Housing Association
8 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 86 (19.28%) Architect
2 68 (15.25%) Consultant
3 59 (13.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (10.99%) Cloud Engineer
5 48 (10.76%) Azure Engineer
6 44 (9.87%) Analyst
7 35 (7.85%) Windows Engineer
8 31 (6.95%) Microsoft Engineer
9 29 (6.50%) Microsoft Consultant
10 27 (6.05%) Administrator
10 27 (6.05%) Azure Architect
11 22 (4.93%) Server Engineer
11 22 (4.93%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (4.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 20 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
14 19 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 18 (4.04%) Project Engineer
16 17 (3.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
16 17 (3.81%) Support Analyst
17 16 (3.59%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.16%) .NET
2 14 (3.14%) CSS
3 13 (2.91%) HTML
3 13 (2.91%) LDAP
3 13 (2.91%) Web Services
4 11 (2.47%) JSON
5 10 (2.24%) RESTful
5 10 (2.24%) SAML
6 8 (1.79%) Kafka
6 8 (1.79%) REST
7 7 (1.57%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.57%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (1.57%) Entity Framework
7 7 (1.57%) Node.js
7 7 (1.57%) Redux
7 7 (1.57%) SOAP
8 6 (1.35%) Aurelia
8 6 (1.35%) Middleware
8 6 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.26%) Hedge funds
4 18 (4.04%) Public Cloud
5 17 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (3.14%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.14%) Replication
7 13 (2.91%) Clustering
8 12 (2.69%) Private Cloud
9 11 (2.47%) User Experience
10 10 (2.24%) Mobile Computing
11 9 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.79%) iPad
12 8 (1.79%) iPhone
13 7 (1.57%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.35%) BYOD
14 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
14 6 (1.35%) PKI
15 5 (1.12%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 308 (69.06%) Windows
2 164 (36.77%) Windows Server
3 138 (30.94%) Windows 10
4 31 (6.95%) Linux
5 18 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (3.14%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.47%) Android
8 8 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.57%) VMS
10 5 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.90%) CentOS
11 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.22%) Unix
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (16.59%) Migration
2 69 (15.47%) DevOps
2 69 (15.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 62 (13.90%) ITIL
4 53 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (11.66%) Customer Requirements
6 48 (10.76%) Identity Management
7 45 (10.09%) Presales
8 43 (9.64%) Analytics
9 39 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (7.40%) Mobile Device Management
10 33 (7.40%) Project Management
11 30 (6.73%) Project Delivery
12 28 (6.28%) Data Management
13 26 (5.83%) Asset Management
13 26 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (5.16%) Investment Management
15 22 (4.93%) Computer Science
15 22 (4.93%) Infrastructure as Code
16 21 (4.71%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (33.63%) PowerShell
2 87 (19.51%) SQL
3 26 (5.83%) C#
4 23 (5.16%) Python
5 22 (4.93%) Java
6 21 (4.71%) JavaScript
7 15 (3.36%) C
8 14 (3.14%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.24%) PHP
9 10 (2.24%) Ruby
10 8 (1.79%) Perl
11 7 (1.57%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.35%) F#
12 6 (1.35%) Go
12 6 (1.35%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.90%) VBScript
14 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (17.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (14.13%) MCSE
3 47 (10.54%) MCSA
4 32 (7.17%) Degree
5 30 (6.73%) CISSP
6 28 (6.28%) CompTIA Security+
7 17 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (2.69%) MCP
10 10 (2.24%) Security Cleared
11 9 (2.02%) MCITP
12 7 (1.57%) CCNA
12 7 (1.57%) CCSP
12 7 (1.57%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 4 (0.90%) A+ Certification
14 4 (0.90%) AWS Certification
14 4 (0.90%) MCTS
14 4 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.71%) GDPR
2 11 (2.47%) SLA
3 8 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.35%) COBIT
4 6 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.35%) HIPAA
5 5 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (1.12%) QA
6 3 (0.67%) NIST
7 2 (0.45%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 424 (95.07%) Active Directory
2 68 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (10.09%) XenApp
4 42 (9.42%) Hyper-V
4 42 (9.42%) XenDesktop
5 29 (6.50%) vSphere
6 21 (4.71%) Docker
7 18 (4.04%) BitLocker
8 14 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (1.12%) Firmware
14 4 (0.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 2 (0.45%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.22%) LXC
16 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
16 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 126 (28.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 87 (19.51%) SCCM
3 29 (6.50%) Single Sign-On
4 16 (3.59%) Kubernetes
4 16 (3.59%) Terraform
5 14 (3.14%) SCOM
6 13 (2.91%) AirWatch
7 7 (1.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (1.57%) Puppet
8 6 (1.35%) vCenter Server
9 5 (1.12%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.12%) PowerCLI
10 4 (0.90%) Ansible
10 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.90%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.67%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 2 (0.45%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 286 (64.13%) Microsoft
2 116 (26.01%) VMware
3 91 (20.40%) Citrix
4 30 (6.73%) Cisco
5 24 (5.38%) ServiceNow
6 15 (3.36%) Google
7 14 (3.14%) Ivanti
8 13 (2.91%) Sophos
9 12 (2.69%) Dell
9 12 (2.69%) Forcepoint
9 12 (2.69%) Veeam
10 11 (2.47%) Databricks
10 11 (2.47%) Meraki
11 9 (2.02%) Apple
12 8 (1.79%) EqualLogic
12 8 (1.79%) HP
12 8 (1.79%) MuleSoft
12 8 (1.79%) Oracle
13 7 (1.57%) IBM
13 7 (1.57%) Okta