Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 373 465
Rank change year-on-year +178 +92 +140
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 417 400 334
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.72% 0.78% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.89% 2.05% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 443 403 286
Median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £39,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £84,750 £88,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +17.65%

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 10,707 19,535 18,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.24% 38.01% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9,123 16,117 15,062
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +114 122 £72,500 - 21
South London +38 17 £57,500 -9.80% 3
West London +81 15 £46,250 -35.76% 5
East London - 3 £65,000 - 1
North London +30 2 £28,000 -13.85%
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 415 (99.52%) Azure
2 334 (80.10%) Active Directory
3 235 (56.35%) Microsoft
4 194 (46.52%) Office 365
5 173 (41.49%) PowerShell
6 170 (40.77%) Windows
7 159 (38.13%) DevOps
8 127 (30.46%) SQL
9 119 (28.54%) SharePoint
10 110 (26.38%) AWS
11 103 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
12 101 (24.22%) Terraform
13 100 (23.98%) SQL Server
13 100 (23.98%) Microsoft Intune
14 96 (23.02%) Windows Server
15 85 (20.38%) JavaScript
16 81 (19.42%) PaaS
17 80 (19.18%) Web Services
18 76 (18.23%) Opscode Chef
19 74 (17.75%) Migration
19 74 (17.75%) VMware
20 73 (17.51%) Finance
21 72 (17.27%) C#
22 71 (17.03%) DNS
23 67 (16.07%) Windows 10
24 65 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
25 64 (15.35%) SCCM
25 64 (15.35%) Python
25 64 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
26 63 (15.11%) .NET

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
1 119 (28.54%) SharePoint
2 39 (9.35%) Skype for Business
3 37 (8.87%) IIS
4 34 (8.15%) Confluence
5 28 (6.71%) MS Exchange
6 9 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.72%) Apache
7 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.72%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.24%) CMS
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.24%) Jupyter
Applications
1 52 (12.47%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.28%) MS Visio
3 12 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (7.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Eikon
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 415 (99.52%) Azure
2 194 (46.52%) Office 365
3 110 (26.38%) AWS
4 81 (19.42%) PaaS
5 48 (11.51%) IaaS
6 44 (10.55%) Power Platform
7 39 (9.35%) Serverless
8 36 (8.63%) Azure Functions
8 36 (8.63%) SaaS
9 35 (8.39%) Slack
10 33 (7.91%) OneDrive
11 25 (6.00%) GCP
12 22 (5.28%) Route 53
13 19 (4.56%) Apigee
13 19 (4.56%) iPaaS
13 19 (4.56%) Mimecast
14 16 (3.84%) Azure Data Factory
15 15 (3.60%) PowerApps
16 13 (3.12%) AWS Lambda
17 11 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 71 (17.03%) DNS
2 53 (12.71%) DHCP
2 53 (12.71%) Firewall
3 43 (10.31%) VPN
4 40 (9.59%) Skype
5 33 (7.91%) TCP/IP
5 33 (7.91%) WAN
6 32 (7.67%) LAN
7 28 (6.71%) Network Security
8 26 (6.24%) Wi-Fi
9 25 (6.00%) BGP
9 25 (6.00%) Wireless
10 24 (5.76%) VoIP
11 23 (5.52%) MPLS
12 22 (5.28%) IPsec
12 22 (5.28%) MRTG
12 22 (5.28%) OSPF
12 22 (5.28%) RIP
12 22 (5.28%) TACACS
12 22 (5.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (23.98%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.07%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (7.19%) Azure SQL Database
4 23 (5.52%) Power BI
5 19 (4.56%) Cosmos DB
6 18 (4.32%) Amazon RDS
7 14 (3.36%) Blockchain
7 14 (3.36%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (1.68%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.96%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.96%) Redis
12 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (8.63%) JIRA
2 33 (7.91%) Git (software)
3 31 (7.43%) Jenkins
3 31 (7.43%) Visual Studio Team System
4 29 (6.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (4.56%) IntelliJ
6 13 (3.12%) Artifactory
6 13 (3.12%) Gerrit
7 9 (2.16%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.92%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.48%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.48%) MSI
10 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.24%) ERwin
10 1 (0.24%) GitLab
10 1 (0.24%) Gradle
10 1 (0.24%) Maven
10 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 73 (17.51%) Finance
2 23 (5.52%) Retail
3 22 (5.28%) Banking
4 9 (2.16%) Law
4 9 (2.16%) Public Sector
5 7 (1.68%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.96%) Legal
7 2 (0.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Front Office
8 1 (0.24%) Local Government
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (16.55%) Developer
2 60 (14.39%) Architect
3 56 (13.43%) Consultant
4 45 (10.79%) Azure Developer
4 45 (10.79%) C# Developer
5 44 (10.55%) .NET Developer
6 43 (10.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (9.11%) SQL Developer
8 37 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 36 (8.63%) Azure Engineer
9 36 (8.63%) Senior Developer
10 35 (8.39%) Senior .NET Developer
11 34 (8.15%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 34 (8.15%) Senior C# Developer
12 32 (7.67%) DevOps Engineer
12 32 (7.67%) Senior SQL Developer
13 29 (6.95%) Network Engineer
14 28 (6.71%) Analyst
14 28 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 23 (5.52%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (19.18%) Web Services
2 63 (15.11%) .NET
3 47 (11.27%) CSS
4 46 (11.03%) OAuth
5 43 (10.31%) .NET Core
5 43 (10.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 41 (9.83%) jQuery
6 41 (9.83%) React
7 40 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 36 (8.63%) .NET Framework
9 33 (7.91%) Entity Framework
10 23 (5.52%) HTML
10 23 (5.52%) XML
11 20 (4.80%) SAML
12 19 (4.56%) Spring Boot
13 15 (3.60%) YAML
14 14 (3.36%) LDAP
15 13 (3.12%) Elastic Stack
15 13 (3.12%) Vue.js
16 12 (2.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.95%) N-Tier
3 28 (6.71%) Reinsurance
4 24 (5.76%) Management Information System
5 22 (5.28%) User Experience
6 16 (3.84%) Data Centre
6 16 (3.84%) Hybrid Cloud
6 16 (3.84%) PKI
6 16 (3.84%) Public Cloud
6 16 (3.84%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.64%) Enterprise Cloud
8 9 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.92%) BYOD
10 7 (1.68%) Clustering
11 5 (1.20%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.20%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.96%) PMI
12 4 (0.96%) Social Media
13 3 (0.72%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 170 (40.77%) Windows
2 96 (23.02%) Windows Server
3 67 (16.07%) Windows 10
4 57 (13.67%) Linux
5 51 (12.23%) Windows Server 2016
6 45 (10.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (6.00%) Windows Server 2019
8 22 (5.28%) Mac OS X
9 15 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (3.36%) Android
11 13 (3.12%) CentOS
11 13 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (2.88%) Unix
12 12 (2.88%) VMS
13 9 (2.16%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.92%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.96%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (38.13%) DevOps
2 103 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (17.75%) Migration
4 65 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (12.23%) Infrastructure as Code
5 51 (12.23%) ITIL
6 49 (11.75%) Deployment Automation
7 48 (11.51%) Microservices
8 44 (10.55%) Fintech
8 44 (10.55%) MVC
9 43 (10.31%) Mentoring
9 43 (10.31%) Test Automation
10 42 (10.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 41 (9.83%) Scrum
11 41 (9.83%) SOA
12 40 (9.59%) Problem-Solving
13 38 (9.11%) B2B
13 38 (9.11%) Presales
14 36 (8.63%) Identity Management
15 34 (8.15%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 173 (41.49%) PowerShell
2 127 (30.46%) SQL
3 85 (20.38%) JavaScript
4 72 (17.27%) C#
5 64 (15.35%) Python
6 43 (10.31%) T-SQL
7 38 (9.11%) Java
8 22 (5.28%) Ruby
9 21 (5.04%) Bash Shell
10 20 (4.80%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.36%) Perl
12 13 (3.12%) Groovy
13 7 (1.68%) C
14 4 (0.96%) VBScript
15 3 (0.72%) VB
16 2 (0.48%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.24%) PHP
17 1 (0.24%) R
17 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (11.51%) Degree
2 28 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 19 (4.56%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.84%) CCNA
6 14 (3.36%) CISSP
7 13 (3.12%) CISM
8 12 (2.88%) CCNP
8 12 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (2.16%) CISA
10 8 (1.92%) MCSE
11 7 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 4 (0.96%) CCIE
12 4 (0.96%) CCIE Security
12 4 (0.96%) CCSA
12 4 (0.96%) JNCIA
12 4 (0.96%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.72%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.56%) NIST
2 16 (3.84%) QA
3 9 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.72%) GDPR
4 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.72%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 334 (80.10%) Active Directory
2 57 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (8.39%) Docker
4 21 (5.04%) Hyper-V
5 18 (4.32%) XenApp
6 12 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (2.40%) vSphere
8 9 (2.16%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.20%) BitLocker
9 5 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.48%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.24%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 101 (24.22%) Terraform
2 100 (23.98%) Microsoft Intune
3 76 (18.23%) Opscode Chef
4 64 (15.35%) SCCM
5 58 (13.91%) Ansible
6 48 (11.51%) Puppet
7 43 (10.31%) Single Sign-On
8 40 (9.59%) Kubernetes
9 26 (6.24%) Nagios
10 15 (3.60%) Failover Clustering
11 11 (2.64%) Jamf Pro
11 11 (2.64%) SCOM
12 6 (1.44%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (0.72%) vMotion
15 2 (0.48%) AirWatch
15 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
15 2 (0.48%) Packer
16 1 (0.24%) ThinApp
16 1 (0.24%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 235 (56.35%) Microsoft
2 74 (17.75%) VMware
3 41 (9.83%) Cisco
4 30 (7.19%) Citrix
5 29 (6.95%) Nintex
6 25 (6.00%) ServiceNow
7 23 (5.52%) Atlassian
7 23 (5.52%) Palo Alto
8 22 (5.28%) Avaya
8 22 (5.28%) Riverbed
9 18 (4.32%) Apple
10 17 (4.08%) Google
11 11 (2.64%) Oracle
11 11 (2.64%) SolarWinds
12 10 (2.40%) Ivanti
13 7 (1.68%) Databricks
14 6 (1.44%) Sophos
15 5 (1.20%) Clearswift
15 5 (1.20%) HP
15 5 (1.20%) SonicWALL