Period
to 28 March 2020

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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > London
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 332 447 581
Rank change year-on-year +115 +134 +161
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 430 358 261
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.88% 0.59% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.31% 1.92% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 432 292 259
Median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,050 £40,000 £41,850
90th Percentile £84,875 £85,000 £88,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +7.14%

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 18,652 18,621 17,804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 38.24% 30.47% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15,146 15,137 14,844
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 28 March 2020.

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 28 March 2020. 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 +75 105 £62,500 -7.41% 17
South London +19 15 £62,500 +19.05% 1
West London +15 13 £72,000 -2.37% 16
North London - 2 £32,500 - 3
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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.

1 418 (97.21%) Azure
2 365 (84.88%) Active Directory
3 316 (73.49%) Microsoft
4 299 (69.53%) Office 365
5 266 (61.86%) Windows
6 144 (33.49%) Windows 10
7 139 (32.33%) PowerShell
8 135 (31.40%) Windows Server
9 129 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
10 124 (28.84%) SharePoint
11 119 (27.67%) VMware
12 96 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
13 91 (21.16%) Migration
13 91 (21.16%) SCCM
14 89 (20.70%) AWS
15 82 (19.07%) ITIL
16 81 (18.84%) SQL
16 81 (18.84%) DNS
17 77 (17.91%) DevOps
18 74 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
19 73 (16.98%) MS Exchange
20 70 (16.28%) Firewall
21 66 (15.35%) Finance
22 63 (14.65%) IaaS
23 59 (13.72%) Citrix
23 59 (13.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 58 (13.49%) Hyper-V
25 56 (13.02%) Problem-Solving
26 54 (12.56%) Skype
26 54 (12.56%) Presales

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
1 124 (28.84%) SharePoint
2 73 (16.98%) MS Exchange
3 40 (9.30%) Skype for Business
4 28 (6.51%) IIS
5 18 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (2.33%) Anypoint
8 9 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.93%) CMS
9 4 (0.93%) Confluence
9 4 (0.93%) Drupal
9 4 (0.93%) Mule
9 4 (0.93%) Mule ESB
9 4 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 52 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.47%) Eikon
2 2 (0.47%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 418 (97.21%) Azure
2 299 (69.53%) Office 365
3 89 (20.70%) AWS
4 63 (14.65%) IaaS
5 49 (11.40%) PaaS
6 46 (10.70%) OneDrive
7 39 (9.07%) Power Platform
8 34 (7.91%) Serverless
9 32 (7.44%) SaaS
10 30 (6.98%) Azure Functions
11 23 (5.35%) Azure Data Factory
12 18 (4.19%) Mimecast
13 17 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (3.72%) PowerApps
15 12 (2.79%) G Suite
16 8 (1.86%) Azure ExpressRoute
16 8 (1.86%) Cloudflare
16 8 (1.86%) GCP
17 6 (1.40%) Yammer
18 5 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (18.84%) DNS
2 70 (16.28%) Firewall
3 54 (12.56%) Skype
4 45 (10.47%) SAN
5 43 (10.00%) DHCP
6 37 (8.60%) LAN
6 37 (8.60%) WAN
7 32 (7.44%) VPN
8 29 (6.74%) TCP/IP
9 23 (5.35%) Internet
10 21 (4.88%) Wireless
11 16 (3.72%) VoIP
12 14 (3.26%) Software-Defined Networking
13 12 (2.79%) VSAN
14 11 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (2.33%) NetScaler
16 9 (2.09%) Network Security
16 9 (2.09%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (1.86%) NAS
17 8 (1.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.86%) Azure SQL Database
2 36 (8.37%) SQL Server
3 25 (5.81%) Data Lake
4 24 (5.58%) Power BI
5 19 (4.42%) Cosmos DB
6 10 (2.33%) Redis
7 9 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (1.86%) MySQL
9 7 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.93%) Endeca
11 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (3.26%) JIRA
2 9 (2.09%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.16%) Visual Studio Code
6 4 (0.93%) Chocolatey
6 4 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.70%) MSI
8 2 (0.47%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.47%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.23%) Moq
9 1 (0.23%) MSTest
9 1 (0.23%) Zephyr
General
1 66 (15.35%) Finance
2 28 (6.51%) Billing
3 17 (3.95%) Marketing
4 10 (2.33%) Public Sector
5 8 (1.86%) Advertising
6 6 (1.40%) Banking
6 6 (1.40%) Law
7 5 (1.16%) Retail
8 4 (0.93%) Front Office
8 4 (0.93%) Legal
8 4 (0.93%) Local Government
9 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.47%) Housing Association
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (20.00%) Architect
2 76 (17.67%) Consultant
3 44 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
5 35 (8.14%) Support Engineer
6 34 (7.91%) Analyst
7 28 (6.51%) Cloud Engineer
7 28 (6.51%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (5.35%) Azure Architect
9 20 (4.65%) IT Engineer
10 18 (4.19%) Administrator
10 18 (4.19%) Microsoft Consultant
11 17 (3.95%) Office 365 Consultant
12 16 (3.72%) Developer
13 15 (3.49%) Azure Consultant
13 15 (3.49%) Desktop Support
13 15 (3.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (3.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 14 (3.26%) IT Support
15 13 (3.02%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.74%) .NET
2 23 (5.35%) Web Services
3 21 (4.88%) CSS
3 21 (4.88%) HTML
4 20 (4.65%) LDAP
5 10 (2.33%) Node.js
5 10 (2.33%) OAuth
5 10 (2.33%) Redux
5 10 (2.33%) REST
6 9 (2.09%) SOAP
7 8 (1.86%) ADO
8 7 (1.63%) AngularJS
8 7 (1.63%) Entity Framework
9 6 (1.40%) .NET Core
9 6 (1.40%) HTML5
10 5 (1.16%) React
11 4 (0.93%) LAMP
11 4 (0.93%) Lucene
12 3 (0.70%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 28 (6.51%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.19%) Clustering
5 15 (3.49%) PKI
6 14 (3.26%) Cyberthreat
7 13 (3.02%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.09%) User Experience
10 8 (1.86%) Blog
10 8 (1.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 8 (1.86%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.63%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.16%) Blackberry
12 5 (1.16%) BYOD
12 5 (1.16%) Device Driver
12 5 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.93%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 266 (61.86%) Windows
2 144 (33.49%) Windows 10
3 135 (31.40%) Windows Server
4 49 (11.40%) Windows Server 2016
5 43 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (8.60%) Linux
7 34 (7.91%) Windows 7
8 16 (3.72%) Windows Server 2019
9 13 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.40%) Unix
10 6 (1.40%) VMS
11 4 (0.93%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.47%) Android
13 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (21.16%) Migration
3 82 (19.07%) ITIL
4 77 (17.91%) DevOps
5 59 (13.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 56 (13.02%) Problem-Solving
7 54 (12.56%) Presales
8 50 (11.63%) Analytics
9 48 (11.16%) Project Management
10 44 (10.23%) Customer Requirements
11 42 (9.77%) Identity Management
12 35 (8.14%) Mentoring
13 32 (7.44%) Configuration Management
13 32 (7.44%) Project Delivery
14 29 (6.74%) Change Management
15 26 (6.05%) Identity Access Management
15 26 (6.05%) Information Security
16 21 (4.88%) Asset Management
16 21 (4.88%) ITSM
16 21 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 139 (32.33%) PowerShell
2 81 (18.84%) SQL
3 37 (8.60%) C#
4 16 (3.72%) JavaScript
5 15 (3.49%) Java
6 14 (3.26%) Perl
6 14 (3.26%) PHP
6 14 (3.26%) Ruby
7 11 (2.56%) Python
8 9 (2.09%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.86%) C
10 3 (0.70%) U-SQL
11 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.47%) VBScript
12 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (10.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (6.28%) MCSE
3 21 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (4.88%) CISSP
4 16 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (3.49%) Degree
6 14 (3.26%) CompTIA Security+
6 14 (3.26%) MCITP
7 10 (2.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 10 (2.33%) CCSP
7 10 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (2.09%) MCSA
9 7 (1.63%) MCP
10 6 (1.40%) CCNA
10 6 (1.40%) DBS Check
10 6 (1.40%) MCT
11 5 (1.16%) CISM
11 5 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.93%) TOGAF Certification
13 3 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.84%) SLA
2 18 (4.19%) GDPR
3 14 (3.26%) QA
4 11 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (1.16%) NIST
7 3 (0.70%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.47%) NCSC
9 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 365 (84.88%) Active Directory
2 74 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (13.49%) Hyper-V
4 24 (5.58%) XenApp
5 22 (5.12%) vSphere
6 19 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (3.49%) XenDesktop
9 10 (2.33%) Docker
10 9 (2.09%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (1.63%) Firmware
12 4 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.70%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.47%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 129 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 91 (21.16%) SCCM
3 38 (8.84%) Single Sign-On
4 26 (6.05%) vCenter Server
5 16 (3.72%) Terraform
6 10 (2.33%) Puppet
7 9 (2.09%) Kubernetes
7 9 (2.09%) SCOM
8 8 (1.86%) Opsgenie
9 7 (1.63%) Ansible
9 7 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.40%) Jamf Pro
10 6 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (1.40%) PowerCLI
11 5 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (1.16%) FortiGate
11 5 (1.16%) NetVault Backup
12 4 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.93%) OpenSSO
12 4 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 316 (73.49%) Microsoft
2 119 (27.67%) VMware
3 59 (13.72%) Citrix
4 46 (10.70%) Cisco
5 20 (4.65%) HP
6 18 (4.19%) Google
7 17 (3.95%) ServiceNow
8 14 (3.26%) Databricks
8 14 (3.26%) Dell
8 14 (3.26%) Palo Alto
9 12 (2.79%) Apple
9 12 (2.79%) Atlassian
9 12 (2.79%) MuleSoft
9 12 (2.79%) NetApp
10 11 (2.56%) Okta
10 11 (2.56%) Sophos
11 10 (2.33%) Bloomberg
11 10 (2.33%) Meraki
12 8 (1.86%) PagerDuty
12 8 (1.86%) Reuters