Period
to 14 June 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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > London
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 215 284 415
Rank change year-on-year +69 +131 +144
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 641 379 374
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.68% 1.09% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.58% 2.75% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 579 317 297
10th Percentile £41,150 £40,000 £36,050
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - -7.69%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +4.55%

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 17,908 13,782 18,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.07% 39.58% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12,801 11,401 15,749
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £35,961
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 14 June 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 14 June 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 +90 200 £70,000 +21.74% 34
West London +25 32 £47,500 -17.39% 9
East London - 7 £40,000 - 8
South London +2 6 £53,750 -10.42% 4
North London +21 2 £26,000 -42.22% 1
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 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.

1 632 (98.60%) Azure
2 543 (84.71%) Active Directory
3 391 (61.00%) Microsoft
4 366 (57.10%) Microsoft 365
5 339 (52.89%) Windows
6 322 (50.23%) PowerShell
7 218 (34.01%) DevOps
8 201 (31.36%) SharePoint
9 190 (29.64%) Windows Server
10 170 (26.52%) Microsoft Intune
11 164 (25.59%) Social Skills
12 158 (24.65%) SQL
13 151 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
14 150 (23.40%) VMware
15 137 (21.37%) PaaS
16 133 (20.75%) Terraform
17 127 (19.81%) Migration
18 122 (19.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 120 (18.72%) SQL Server
20 109 (17.00%) C#
20 109 (17.00%) IaaS
21 105 (16.38%) Degree
22 104 (16.22%) Web Services
23 101 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
24 97 (15.13%) Deployment Automation
25 96 (14.98%) VMware Infrastructure
25 96 (14.98%) Firewall
26 93 (14.51%) Windows 10
27 92 (14.35%) .NET
28 88 (13.73%) Microservices

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
1 201 (31.36%) SharePoint
2 41 (6.40%) MS Exchange
3 35 (5.46%) IIS
4 26 (4.06%) Confluence
5 12 (1.87%) Apache
6 9 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.78%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.31%) SAS
9 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 83 (12.95%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.16%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 55 (8.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.31%) FastStats
2 2 (0.31%) Unica
3 1 (0.16%) Relativity
3 1 (0.16%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 632 (98.60%) Azure
2 366 (57.10%) Microsoft 365
3 137 (21.37%) PaaS
4 109 (17.00%) IaaS
5 84 (13.10%) Azure Key Vault
6 83 (12.95%) Azure Storage
7 81 (12.64%) SaaS
8 72 (11.23%) AWS
9 64 (9.98%) Power Platform
10 63 (9.83%) OneDrive
11 59 (9.20%) Azure App Service
11 59 (9.20%) Azure Service Bus
12 55 (8.58%) Azure Service Fabric
13 44 (6.86%) Azure Functions
13 44 (6.86%) Serverless
14 24 (3.74%) GCP
15 18 (2.81%) Google Workspace
16 17 (2.65%) Mimecast
16 17 (2.65%) Power Automate
16 17 (2.65%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 96 (14.98%) Firewall
2 83 (12.95%) DNS
3 55 (8.58%) DHCP
4 48 (7.49%) TCP/IP
5 47 (7.33%) VPN
6 43 (6.71%) SAN
7 33 (5.15%) Network Security
8 28 (4.37%) LAN
9 25 (3.90%) Internet
10 23 (3.59%) WAN
11 17 (2.65%) VLAN
12 14 (2.18%) HTTP
13 13 (2.03%) NetScaler
14 10 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
15 8 (1.25%) VoIP
16 7 (1.09%) SSL
17 6 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
17 6 (0.94%) NAS
17 6 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
17 6 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.21%) Azure SQL Database
3 24 (3.74%) Power BI
4 19 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (2.03%) MySQL
6 11 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.47%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.47%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.31%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.31%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.31%) Tableau
11 1 (0.16%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (8.74%) Visual Studio Team System
2 55 (8.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (7.80%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.21%) JIRA
5 24 (3.74%) Jenkins
6 20 (3.12%) TeamCity
7 15 (2.34%) Cypress.io
7 15 (2.34%) Jasmine
7 15 (2.34%) Karma Test Runner
7 15 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.62%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.62%) SonarQube
8 4 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio Code
9 3 (0.47%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.47%) Gerrit
9 3 (0.47%) MSI
10 2 (0.31%) Maven
11 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
General
1 164 (25.59%) Social Skills
2 87 (13.57%) Finance
3 70 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (5.46%) Law
5 34 (5.30%) Legal
6 18 (2.81%) Public Sector
7 16 (2.50%) Documentation Skills
8 13 (2.03%) Marketing
9 9 (1.40%) Banking
9 9 (1.40%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.25%) Advertising
11 7 (1.09%) Local Government
11 7 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.09%) Online Betting
12 6 (0.94%) Organisational Skills
13 5 (0.78%) Presentation Skills
14 4 (0.62%) Billing
14 4 (0.62%) Electronics
15 3 (0.47%) Retail
16 2 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 101 (15.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 91 (14.20%) Developer
3 88 (13.73%) Azure Engineer
4 75 (11.70%) Azure Developer
4 75 (11.70%) C# Developer
5 67 (10.45%) Architect
6 54 (8.42%) Consultant
7 51 (7.96%) Senior Developer
8 48 (7.49%) .NET Developer
9 47 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 46 (7.18%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 46 (7.18%) Senior C# Developer
11 44 (6.86%) SQL Developer
12 40 (6.24%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
13 39 (6.08%) Analyst
14 38 (5.93%) DevOps Engineer
15 31 (4.84%) Cloud Engineer
15 31 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
15 31 (4.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 31 (4.84%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (16.22%) Web Services
2 92 (14.35%) .NET
3 79 (12.32%) React
4 76 (11.86%) .NET Core
5 75 (11.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 74 (11.54%) jQuery
7 72 (11.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 67 (10.45%) CSS
9 58 (9.05%) Entity Framework
10 52 (8.11%) .NET Framework
11 42 (6.55%) OAuth
12 37 (5.77%) SAML
13 33 (5.15%) OpenID
14 23 (3.59%) JSON
15 20 (3.12%) AngularJS
15 20 (3.12%) HTML
16 19 (2.96%) Vue.js
17 18 (2.81%) Node.js
17 18 (2.81%) XML
18 15 (2.34%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.58%) N-Tier
2 38 (5.93%) PKI
3 27 (4.21%) Reinsurance
4 26 (4.06%) Data Centre
4 26 (4.06%) Public Cloud
5 16 (2.50%) Clustering
6 13 (2.03%) BYOD
6 13 (2.03%) Cloud Native
6 13 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.03%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (1.87%) User Experience
8 9 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.25%) Social Media
9 8 (1.25%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.09%) Replication
11 6 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.78%) EMC VNX
12 5 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 339 (52.89%) Windows
2 190 (29.64%) Windows Server
3 93 (14.51%) Windows 10
4 60 (9.36%) Windows Server 2016
5 50 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (6.71%) Linux
7 42 (6.55%) Android
8 41 (6.40%) Apple iOS
8 41 (6.40%) Windows Server 2019
9 23 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (2.65%) Windows 7
11 15 (2.34%) CentOS
12 11 (1.72%) Mac OS
13 9 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (1.25%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.78%) VMS
16 3 (0.47%) Unix
17 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
18 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (34.01%) DevOps
2 151 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (19.81%) Migration
4 122 (19.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 101 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (15.13%) Deployment Automation
7 88 (13.73%) Microservices
8 86 (13.42%) ITIL
9 78 (12.17%) MVC
9 78 (12.17%) Test Automation
10 73 (11.39%) SOA
11 71 (11.08%) Mentoring
12 64 (9.98%) Disaster Recovery
13 59 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 59 (9.20%) CRM
14 58 (9.05%) Infrastructure as Code
15 56 (8.74%) OO
15 56 (8.74%) UML
16 55 (8.58%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 55 (8.58%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 322 (50.23%) PowerShell
2 158 (24.65%) SQL
3 109 (17.00%) C#
4 85 (13.26%) JavaScript
5 75 (11.70%) T-SQL
6 29 (4.52%) Python
7 21 (3.28%) Bash Shell
8 12 (1.87%) Perl
9 9 (1.40%) Ruby
10 7 (1.09%) Java
10 7 (1.09%) VBScript
11 6 (0.94%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.47%) C
13 2 (0.31%) Groovy
13 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.31%) R
13 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.16%) ES6
14 1 (0.16%) ES7
14 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 105 (16.38%) Degree
2 30 (4.68%) Computer Science Degree
2 30 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (4.21%) SC Cleared
3 27 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.65%) MCSE
5 14 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.03%) CCNA
7 11 (1.72%) CISA
7 11 (1.72%) CISM
7 11 (1.72%) CISSP
8 6 (0.94%) MCSA
9 4 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.47%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.47%) CEH
10 3 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.47%) MOS
11 2 (0.31%) CCNP
11 2 (0.31%) GIAC
11 2 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (1.72%) SLA
3 10 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.25%) QA
5 6 (0.94%) ITGC
5 6 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.47%) GDPR
6 3 (0.47%) NIST
6 3 (0.47%) PMO
7 2 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.31%) ISO 31000
7 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.31%) NCSC
8 1 (0.16%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
System Software
1 543 (84.71%) Active Directory
2 96 (14.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 35 (5.46%) Docker
5 25 (3.90%) vSphere
6 20 (3.12%) Virtual Desktop
7 17 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (1.25%) BitLocker
9 8 (1.25%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.94%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.62%) XenApp
13 3 (0.47%) KVM
14 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
14 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 170 (26.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 133 (20.75%) Terraform
3 81 (12.64%) SCCM
4 66 (10.30%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (7.64%) Single Sign-On
6 45 (7.02%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 36 (5.62%) Kubernetes
8 23 (3.59%) Ansible
9 21 (3.28%) Jamf Pro
10 12 (1.87%) Puppet
11 11 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
12 9 (1.40%) AirWatch
13 7 (1.09%) SCOM
13 7 (1.09%) vCenter Server
14 5 (0.78%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.78%) Packer
15 4 (0.62%) PowerCLI
15 4 (0.62%) vMotion
15 4 (0.62%) XenMobile
16 3 (0.47%) Consul
Vendors
1 391 (61.00%) Microsoft
2 150 (23.40%) VMware
3 55 (8.58%) Citrix
3 55 (8.58%) Nintex
4 35 (5.46%) Cisco
5 25 (3.90%) Apple
6 24 (3.74%) Okta
7 23 (3.59%) Google
8 19 (2.96%) Palo Alto
9 17 (2.65%) SolarWinds
10 15 (2.34%) ServiceNow
11 13 (2.03%) iManage
11 13 (2.03%) SonicWALL
12 12 (1.87%) HP
13 11 (1.72%) Atlassian
14 10 (1.56%) Aruba
14 10 (1.56%) NetIQ
14 10 (1.56%) Splunk
15 9 (1.40%) EMC
16 8 (1.25%) CommVault