Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > London
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 357 498 619
Rank change year-on-year +141 +121 +118
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 437 324 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.81% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.16% 1.68% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 361 264 212
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,900 £42,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £95,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +26.32%

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 20,192 19,323 16,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.27% 28.76% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16,572 15,627 13,742
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.96%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +67 117 £72,500 +11.54% 20
South London +10 18 £65,000 +23.81% 2
West London +24 10 £72,000 +15.20% 11
North London +3 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 435 (99.54%) Azure
2 400 (91.53%) Active Directory
3 338 (77.35%) Office 365
4 307 (70.25%) Microsoft
5 286 (65.45%) Windows
6 153 (35.01%) Windows 10
7 143 (32.72%) PowerShell
8 140 (32.04%) Microsoft Intune
9 136 (31.12%) Windows Server
10 127 (29.06%) SharePoint
11 110 (25.17%) VMware
12 91 (20.82%) SCCM
13 90 (20.59%) SQL
14 86 (19.68%) Migration
15 85 (19.45%) DevOps
16 84 (19.22%) AWS
17 83 (18.99%) DNS
17 83 (18.99%) OneDrive
18 78 (17.85%) Skype
19 74 (16.93%) Citrix
20 73 (16.70%) VMware Infrastructure
21 68 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
21 68 (15.56%) Finance
22 66 (15.10%) ITIL
23 65 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
24 60 (13.73%) MS Exchange
25 59 (13.50%) IaaS
26 58 (13.27%) Microsoft Office
27 57 (13.04%) Presales
27 57 (13.04%) Customer Requirements

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
1 127 (29.06%) SharePoint
2 60 (13.73%) MS Exchange
3 52 (11.90%) Skype for Business
4 19 (4.35%) IIS
5 16 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (2.52%) Anypoint
8 10 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.92%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.92%) CMS
9 4 (0.92%) Mule
9 4 (0.92%) Mule ESB
9 4 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.69%) Confluence
10 3 (0.69%) Drupal
11 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (13.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.23%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 435 (99.54%) Azure
2 338 (77.35%) Office 365
3 84 (19.22%) AWS
4 83 (18.99%) OneDrive
5 59 (13.50%) IaaS
6 31 (7.09%) Power Platform
7 27 (6.18%) SaaS
8 26 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (5.03%) Azure Data Factory
10 21 (4.81%) PaaS
11 19 (4.35%) Mimecast
12 15 (3.43%) PowerApps
13 14 (3.20%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 13 (2.97%) Serverless
15 10 (2.29%) Yammer
16 9 (2.06%) Azure Functions
17 6 (1.37%) G Suite
18 3 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
19 2 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 2 (0.46%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 83 (18.99%) DNS
2 78 (17.85%) Skype
3 55 (12.59%) Firewall
4 43 (9.84%) DHCP
5 33 (7.55%) SAN
6 28 (6.41%) VPN
7 27 (6.18%) Wireless
8 22 (5.03%) VoIP
9 21 (4.81%) WAN
10 20 (4.58%) TCP/IP
11 17 (3.89%) LAN
12 16 (3.66%) Internet
13 15 (3.43%) Intranet
13 15 (3.43%) NetScaler
13 15 (3.43%) Software-Defined Networking
14 14 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (2.97%) VSAN
16 9 (2.06%) Unified Communications
17 8 (1.83%) MPLS
18 7 (1.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 39 (8.92%) SQL Server
3 22 (5.03%) Data Lake
4 18 (4.12%) Power BI
5 17 (3.89%) Cosmos DB
6 7 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.37%) MySQL
7 6 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (0.92%) Endeca
9 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.46%) Redis
12 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (4.81%) JIRA
2 9 (2.06%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (0.92%) Chocolatey
5 4 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.69%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket Server
7 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (0.23%) Moq
8 1 (0.23%) MSTest
8 1 (0.23%) Zephyr
General
1 68 (15.56%) Finance
2 23 (5.26%) Billing
3 10 (2.29%) Marketing
4 8 (1.83%) Public Sector
5 7 (1.60%) Law
5 7 (1.60%) Retail
6 6 (1.37%) Back Office
7 5 (1.14%) Legal
8 3 (0.69%) Banking
8 3 (0.69%) Housing Association
9 2 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 109 (24.94%) Architect
2 71 (16.25%) Consultant
3 52 (11.90%) Azure Engineer
4 46 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (9.15%) Analyst
6 39 (8.92%) Cloud Engineer
7 31 (7.09%) Azure Architect
8 27 (6.18%) Support Engineer
9 24 (5.49%) Microsoft Consultant
10 23 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
11 22 (5.03%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (4.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 19 (4.35%) Administrator
14 18 (4.12%) Project Engineer
14 18 (4.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (3.89%) Windows Engineer
16 16 (3.66%) IT Support
17 15 (3.43%) Azure DevOps
17 15 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
17 15 (3.43%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.58%) Web Services
2 19 (4.35%) LDAP
3 14 (3.20%) .NET
4 12 (2.75%) ADO
4 12 (2.75%) Node.js
4 12 (2.75%) Redux
5 11 (2.52%) CSS
5 11 (2.52%) HTML
5 11 (2.52%) REST
5 11 (2.52%) SOAP
6 5 (1.14%) SAML
7 4 (0.92%) JSON
7 4 (0.92%) Kafka
7 4 (0.92%) Lucene
8 3 (0.69%) LAMP
8 3 (0.69%) OAuth
9 2 (0.46%) SailPoint
9 2 (0.46%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.23%) jQuery
10 1 (0.23%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.72%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.81%) Hybrid Cloud
4 20 (4.58%) PKI
5 19 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 19 (4.35%) Hedge funds
6 18 (4.12%) Private Cloud
7 16 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.75%) Clustering
9 11 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.52%) Mobile Computing
10 10 (2.29%) Public Cloud
11 9 (2.06%) iPad
11 9 (2.06%) iPhone
12 8 (1.83%) Blog
13 7 (1.60%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.37%) BYOD
14 6 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
15 4 (0.92%) Replication
16 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 286 (65.45%) Windows
2 153 (35.01%) Windows 10
3 136 (31.12%) Windows Server
4 34 (7.78%) Linux
5 26 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (5.03%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.06%) VMS
7 9 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.37%) Android
8 6 (1.37%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.92%) CentOS
9 4 (0.92%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.69%) Unix
11 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (19.68%) Migration
2 85 (19.45%) DevOps
3 66 (15.10%) ITIL
4 65 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
5 57 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 57 (13.04%) Presales
6 47 (10.76%) Analytics
6 47 (10.76%) Identity Management
7 41 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
8 36 (8.24%) Configuration Management
9 34 (7.78%) Project Management
10 33 (7.55%) Change Management
11 30 (6.86%) Identity Access Management
12 27 (6.18%) Asset Management
12 27 (6.18%) Data Management
13 26 (5.95%) Mentoring
13 26 (5.95%) Project Delivery
14 25 (5.72%) Service Management
15 20 (4.58%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 143 (32.72%) PowerShell
2 90 (20.59%) SQL
3 28 (6.41%) C#
4 18 (4.12%) Java
5 15 (3.43%) C
5 15 (3.43%) Perl
5 15 (3.43%) PHP
5 15 (3.43%) Ruby
6 14 (3.20%) Python
7 13 (2.97%) Bash Shell
8 12 (2.75%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.69%) U-SQL
10 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (12.13%) MCSE
3 37 (8.47%) MCSA
4 23 (5.26%) CISSP
5 20 (4.58%) CompTIA Security+
6 18 (4.12%) Degree
7 15 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (3.20%) MCITP
9 12 (2.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (2.52%) MCP
11 9 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.37%) CCNA
12 6 (1.37%) CCSP
13 5 (1.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (0.92%) CISA
14 4 (0.92%) CISM
14 4 (0.92%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.69%) AWS Certification
15 3 (0.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.01%) SLA
2 17 (3.89%) GDPR
3 12 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (1.83%) NIST
5 8 (1.83%) QA
6 5 (1.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.92%) COBIT
8 2 (0.46%) NCSC
8 2 (0.46%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 400 (91.53%) Active Directory
2 73 (16.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (12.13%) Hyper-V
4 39 (8.92%) XenApp
5 32 (7.32%) XenDesktop
6 24 (5.49%) vSphere
7 16 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (3.43%) Docker
9 10 (2.29%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.60%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.92%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.69%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.46%) Firmware
14 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.23%) KVM
15 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 140 (32.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 91 (20.82%) SCCM
3 21 (4.81%) Single Sign-On
4 18 (4.12%) Terraform
5 15 (3.43%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.29%) vCenter Server
7 8 (1.83%) Puppet
7 8 (1.83%) SCOM
8 7 (1.60%) AirWatch
8 7 (1.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 6 (1.37%) Ansible
9 6 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.14%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.14%) FortiGate
10 5 (1.14%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.92%) Jamf Pro
11 4 (0.92%) OpenSSO
11 4 (0.92%) WSUS
12 3 (0.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 307 (70.25%) Microsoft
2 110 (25.17%) VMware
3 74 (16.93%) Citrix
4 41 (9.38%) Cisco
5 28 (6.41%) ServiceNow
6 15 (3.43%) HP
6 15 (3.43%) Ivanti
6 15 (3.43%) Meraki
6 15 (3.43%) Sophos
7 14 (3.20%) Google
8 13 (2.97%) MuleSoft
9 12 (2.75%) Forcepoint
10 11 (2.52%) Apple
11 9 (2.06%) Symantec
12 7 (1.60%) Databricks
12 7 (1.60%) Dell Compellent
12 7 (1.60%) Palo Alto
13 6 (1.37%) Dell
13 6 (1.37%) MobileIron
14 5 (1.14%) Oracle