Period
to 19 January 2022

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 19 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 291 196 370
Rank change year-on-year -95 +174 +123
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 646 407 391
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.27% 1.71% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.63% 3.80% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 568 378 331
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £63,750 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% -5.56% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £78,438 £77,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £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 24,576 10,710 19,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.31% 44.94% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16,445 9,226 16,011
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £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% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 19 January 2022.

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 19 January 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
Central London -17 145 £60,000 -17.24% 33
West London -52 31 £60,000 +29.73% 14
South London -14 27 £80,000 +39.13% 1
East London -25 12 £22,500 -65.38% 9
North London -18 1 £28,579 -4.74% 2
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 London region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 635 (98.30%) Azure
2 594 (91.95%) Active Directory
3 441 (68.27%) Microsoft 365
4 436 (67.49%) Microsoft
5 348 (53.87%) Windows
6 200 (30.96%) PowerShell
7 189 (29.26%) VMware
8 186 (28.79%) SharePoint
9 145 (22.45%) Windows Server
10 143 (22.14%) Social Skills
11 138 (21.36%) Windows 10
12 132 (20.43%) Microsoft Intune
13 128 (19.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 119 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 116 (17.96%) ITIL
16 114 (17.65%) Finance
17 113 (17.49%) Migration
18 111 (17.18%) SQL
19 107 (16.56%) DevOps
20 106 (16.41%) DNS
21 104 (16.10%) Firewall
22 103 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
23 98 (15.17%) OneDrive
24 96 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
25 95 (14.71%) SCCM
26 92 (14.24%) Power Platform
27 86 (13.31%) Problem-Solving
27 86 (13.31%) Citrix
28 84 (13.00%) DHCP
29 82 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 186 (28.79%) SharePoint
2 75 (11.61%) MS Exchange
3 39 (6.04%) IIS
4 12 (1.86%) Skype for Business
5 10 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.24%) Apache
6 8 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.08%) WordPress
8 6 (0.93%) Confluence
8 6 (0.93%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.93%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.62%) CMS
9 4 (0.62%) JBoss
10 2 (0.31%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.31%) nginx
10 2 (0.31%) SAS
10 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 103 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.24%) Sentinel
3 7 (1.08%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.31%) Findur
4 2 (0.31%) Unica
5 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.15%) Relativity
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 635 (98.30%) Azure
2 441 (68.27%) Microsoft 365
3 98 (15.17%) OneDrive
4 92 (14.24%) Power Platform
5 81 (12.54%) AWS
6 72 (11.15%) PaaS
7 58 (8.98%) IaaS
8 54 (8.36%) PowerApps
9 50 (7.74%) SaaS
10 39 (6.04%) Azure Monitor
11 26 (4.02%) Azure Stack
12 23 (3.56%) Azure Key Vault
12 23 (3.56%) Azure Storage
12 23 (3.56%) Mimecast
13 22 (3.41%) Azure Sentinel
14 20 (3.10%) Google Workspace
15 19 (2.94%) GCP
16 18 (2.79%) Azure Logic Apps
16 18 (2.79%) Serverless
17 17 (2.63%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 106 (16.41%) DNS
2 104 (16.10%) Firewall
3 84 (13.00%) DHCP
4 64 (9.91%) VPN
5 38 (5.88%) LAN
6 36 (5.57%) WAN
7 34 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 32 (4.95%) SAN
9 28 (4.33%) SSL
10 20 (3.10%) Network Security
10 20 (3.10%) Unified Communications
10 20 (3.10%) VLAN
11 18 (2.79%) Wireless
12 16 (2.48%) VoIP
13 15 (2.32%) Remote Desktop
14 13 (2.01%) Skype
14 13 (2.01%) SMTP
14 13 (2.01%) WebEx
15 11 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (1.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.43%) Power BI
3 32 (4.95%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (1.08%) Data Lake
7 5 (0.77%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (0.77%) HDInsight
7 5 (0.77%) MySQL
7 5 (0.77%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.62%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.62%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.46%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (2.79%) Visual Studio Team System
2 17 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.70%) JIRA
4 10 (1.55%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.24%) GitLab
6 5 (0.77%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.62%) git-flow
8 3 (0.46%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.46%) Cypress.io
8 3 (0.46%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.46%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.46%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.31%) MSI
10 1 (0.15%) NUnit
General
1 143 (22.14%) Social Skills
2 114 (17.65%) Finance
3 49 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (6.81%) Marketing
5 29 (4.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 22 (3.41%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.48%) Documentation Skills
8 14 (2.17%) Law
9 12 (1.86%) Retail
10 11 (1.70%) Organisational Skills
11 10 (1.55%) Banking
11 10 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.55%) Public Sector
12 9 (1.39%) Influencing Skills
13 8 (1.24%) Legal
14 6 (0.93%) Presentation Skills
15 3 (0.46%) Advertising
15 3 (0.46%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.46%) French Language
Job Titles
1 97 (15.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 93 (14.40%) Architect
3 88 (13.62%) Azure Engineer
4 77 (11.92%) Cloud Engineer
5 62 (9.60%) Support Engineer
6 59 (9.13%) Analyst
7 47 (7.28%) Consultant
8 45 (6.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 44 (6.81%) IT Support
10 38 (5.88%) IT Engineer
11 31 (4.80%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 31 (4.80%) Developer
12 30 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
13 29 (4.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (3.87%) Active Directory Engineer
14 25 (3.87%) Azure Architect
14 25 (3.87%) IT Support Engineer
14 25 (3.87%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
15 24 (3.72%) Desktop Engineer
16 23 (3.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (6.81%) .NET
2 34 (5.26%) JSON
3 27 (4.18%) ARM Templates
4 26 (4.02%) Web Services
5 22 (3.41%) React
6 21 (3.25%) SAML
7 19 (2.94%) .NET Core
7 19 (2.94%) CSS
8 18 (2.79%) OAuth
9 17 (2.63%) LDAP
10 14 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (2.17%) Entity Framework
10 14 (2.17%) jQuery
10 14 (2.17%) OpenID
10 14 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (1.86%) .NET Framework
12 11 (1.70%) SailPoint
13 10 (1.55%) Kafka
14 9 (1.39%) 802.1X
14 9 (1.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.97%) Clustering
2 39 (6.04%) PKI
3 30 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 27 (4.18%) Public Cloud
5 26 (4.02%) Enterprise Storage
6 21 (3.25%) Replication
7 19 (2.94%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.48%) Handset
9 14 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.17%) N-Tier
9 14 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (2.01%) Cloud Native
10 13 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
11 12 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.55%) User Experience
13 9 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.08%) Blog
14 7 (1.08%) Private Cloud
14 7 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 348 (53.87%) Windows
2 145 (22.45%) Windows Server
3 138 (21.36%) Windows 10
4 82 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (11.46%) Windows Server 2016
6 65 (10.06%) Linux
7 57 (8.82%) Windows Server 2019
8 29 (4.49%) Apple iOS
8 29 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (3.72%) Windows 7
10 21 (3.25%) Android
11 16 (2.48%) Mac OS
12 9 (1.39%) Unix
13 7 (1.08%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.93%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.77%) VMS
16 3 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (19.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 116 (17.96%) ITIL
3 113 (17.49%) Migration
4 107 (16.56%) DevOps
5 96 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (13.31%) Problem-Solving
7 63 (9.75%) Service Delivery
8 60 (9.29%) Mentoring
9 45 (6.97%) Change Management
10 44 (6.81%) Cybersecurity
11 41 (6.35%) Infrastructure as Code
12 40 (6.19%) ITSM
13 36 (5.57%) Disaster Recovery
14 35 (5.42%) Analytics
14 35 (5.42%) Project Management
14 35 (5.42%) Risk Management
15 34 (5.26%) Change Control
15 34 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
16 33 (5.11%) Service Management
17 32 (4.95%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 200 (30.96%) PowerShell
2 111 (17.18%) SQL
3 53 (8.20%) C#
4 27 (4.18%) JavaScript
4 27 (4.18%) Python
4 27 (4.18%) T-SQL
5 9 (1.39%) Bash
5 9 (1.39%) Java
5 9 (1.39%) VB
6 8 (1.24%) VBScript
7 7 (1.08%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.93%) Perl
9 5 (0.77%) TypeScript
10 4 (0.62%) Groovy
10 4 (0.62%) PHP
11 3 (0.46%) Go
11 3 (0.46%) Ruby
12 2 (0.31%) R
13 1 (0.15%) C
13 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (5.11%) Degree
3 26 (4.02%) CISSP
4 17 (2.63%) MCSE
5 14 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.01%) CCNA
6 13 (2.01%) CEH
7 10 (1.55%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (0.93%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.77%) MCSA
10 4 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.46%) CISA
11 3 (0.46%) GIAC
11 3 (0.46%) MCITP
11 3 (0.46%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.31%) CCA
12 2 (0.31%) SANS
12 2 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.28%) GDPR
2 31 (4.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (3.87%) SLA
4 20 (3.10%) QA
5 17 (2.63%) NIST
6 16 (2.48%) PCI DSS
7 12 (1.86%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (1.24%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.62%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.46%) GRC
10 3 (0.46%) ITGC
11 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.15%) Accessibility
12 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.15%) NCSC
12 1 (0.15%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 594 (91.95%) Active Directory
2 119 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (7.12%) VMware ESXi
4 40 (6.19%) vSphere
5 39 (6.04%) Virtual Desktop
6 33 (5.11%) Hyper-V
7 17 (2.63%) Docker
8 14 (2.17%) BitLocker
9 13 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (1.39%) XenApp
11 7 (1.08%) NDS
12 3 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.46%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.31%) Firmware
13 2 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 132 (20.43%) Microsoft Intune
2 95 (14.71%) SCCM
3 40 (6.19%) Terraform
4 38 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
5 24 (3.72%) SCOM
6 23 (3.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 20 (3.10%) Ansible
8 19 (2.94%) Kubernetes
9 15 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (1.86%) Jamf Pro
11 11 (1.70%) vCenter Server
12 10 (1.55%) AirWatch
12 10 (1.55%) SCSM
13 6 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
13 6 (0.93%) Grafana
13 6 (0.93%) Prometheus
14 5 (0.77%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.77%) CA Single Sign-On
14 5 (0.77%) PingFederate
14 5 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 436 (67.49%) Microsoft
2 189 (29.26%) VMware
3 86 (13.31%) Citrix
4 52 (8.05%) Google
5 51 (7.89%) Apple
6 36 (5.57%) Cisco
7 30 (4.64%) 3PAR
8 29 (4.49%) Red Hat
9 26 (4.02%) Scality
10 22 (3.41%) Okta
11 21 (3.25%) CyberArk
12 18 (2.79%) ForgeRock
12 18 (2.79%) SolarWinds
13 17 (2.63%) Zscaler
14 16 (2.48%) Veeam
15 10 (1.55%) ServiceNow
16 9 (1.39%) EMC
16 9 (1.39%) HP
16 9 (1.39%) Meraki
16 9 (1.39%) SAP