Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > London
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 205 360 574
Rank change year-on-year +155 +214 +76
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 323 452 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.63% 0.81% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.76% 2.26% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 335 410 272
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% -4.17% -4.00%

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 8,589 20,009 19,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.34% 35.92% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,200 16,553 15,394
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £97,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +7.84%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +95 53 £57,500 -14.81% 4
South London +73 26 £50,000 -21.57% 2
West London +89 19 £57,500 -20.14% 7
North London +35 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 320 (99.07%) Azure
2 297 (91.95%) Active Directory
3 219 (67.80%) Microsoft
4 206 (63.78%) Office 365
5 177 (54.80%) Windows
6 122 (37.77%) PowerShell
7 101 (31.27%) Microsoft Intune
8 95 (29.41%) Windows Server
9 90 (27.86%) AWS
10 89 (27.55%) DNS
11 85 (26.32%) SharePoint
12 80 (24.77%) Windows 10
13 71 (21.98%) VMware
13 71 (21.98%) SCCM
14 70 (21.67%) Finance
15 66 (20.43%) Linux
16 65 (20.12%) IaaS
17 64 (19.81%) DHCP
18 63 (19.50%) DevOps
19 60 (18.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 59 (18.27%) Microsoft Office
20 59 (18.27%) PaaS
21 58 (17.96%) MS Exchange
22 56 (17.34%) Ansible
23 55 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
23 55 (17.03%) SQL
23 55 (17.03%) Firewall
24 54 (16.72%) SQL Server
24 54 (16.72%) Cisco
25 50 (15.48%) 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 85 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 58 (17.96%) MS Exchange
3 38 (11.76%) Skype for Business
4 34 (10.53%) Confluence
5 21 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (6.19%) IIS
7 9 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.24%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.93%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.93%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.31%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 59 (18.27%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (7.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Distributed Ledger
1 8 (2.48%) R3 Corda
2 5 (1.55%) Sentinel
3 4 (1.24%) FastStats
3 4 (1.24%) Unica
4 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 320 (99.07%) Azure
2 206 (63.78%) Office 365
3 90 (27.86%) AWS
4 65 (20.12%) IaaS
5 59 (18.27%) PaaS
6 45 (13.93%) Slack
7 32 (9.91%) SaaS
8 27 (8.36%) OneDrive
9 26 (8.05%) Serverless
10 22 (6.81%) GCP
10 22 (6.81%) Route 53
11 20 (6.19%) Azure Functions
12 15 (4.64%) Power Platform
13 11 (3.41%) Mavenlink
14 10 (3.10%) Logic Apps
15 9 (2.79%) iPaaS
15 9 (2.79%) PowerApps
16 7 (2.17%) Mimecast
17 6 (1.86%) Azure ExpressRoute
18 4 (1.24%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 89 (27.55%) DNS
2 64 (19.81%) DHCP
3 55 (17.03%) Firewall
4 44 (13.62%) TCP/IP
5 41 (12.69%) Skype
6 40 (12.38%) VPN
7 35 (10.84%) Network Security
8 34 (10.53%) LAN
8 34 (10.53%) WAN
9 27 (8.36%) VoIP
10 26 (8.05%) IPsec
11 25 (7.74%) Wireless
12 24 (7.43%) BGP
12 24 (7.43%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (7.12%) MPLS
14 22 (6.81%) OSPF
14 22 (6.81%) RIP
14 22 (6.81%) SNMP
14 22 (6.81%) TACACS
14 22 (6.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (16.72%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.10%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.48%) Power BI
6 7 (2.17%) Blockchain
6 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.86%) Data Lake
7 6 (1.86%) Redis
8 5 (1.55%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (0.93%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.93%) Big Data
9 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.93%) HBase
9 3 (0.93%) HDInsight
9 3 (0.93%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.62%) MySQL
10 2 (0.62%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 37 (11.46%) JIRA
2 23 (7.12%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (3.10%) TeamCity
6 9 (2.79%) Artifactory
6 9 (2.79%) Gerrit
6 9 (2.79%) IntelliJ
7 4 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.93%) MSI
9 2 (0.62%) GitLab
10 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.31%) ER Studio
10 1 (0.31%) ERwin
10 1 (0.31%) git-flow
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 70 (21.67%) Finance
2 24 (7.43%) Banking
3 11 (3.41%) Retail
4 8 (2.48%) Retail Banking
5 6 (1.86%) Marketing
5 6 (1.86%) Public Sector
5 6 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.24%) Advertising
7 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.62%) Electronics
8 2 (0.62%) Front Office
8 2 (0.62%) Local Government
9 1 (0.31%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (17.34%) Consultant
2 54 (16.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (13.62%) Azure Engineer
4 30 (9.29%) Architect
4 30 (9.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 29 (8.98%) Security Engineer
6 27 (8.36%) Network Engineer
7 23 (7.12%) Office 365 Engineer
7 23 (7.12%) Support Engineer
8 21 (6.50%) IT Engineer
9 19 (5.88%) Analyst
9 19 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
10 17 (5.26%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (5.26%) Developer
11 13 (4.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.02%) Senior IT Engineer
12 12 (3.72%) Cloud Consultant
12 12 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (3.72%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 12 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.67%) Web Services
2 24 (7.43%) OAuth
3 21 (6.50%) LDAP
4 20 (6.19%) XML
5 15 (4.64%) HTML
6 14 (4.33%) .NET
7 13 (4.02%) SAML
8 9 (2.79%) Elastic Stack
8 9 (2.79%) Spring Boot
8 9 (2.79%) YAML
9 7 (2.17%) OAuth2
9 7 (2.17%) OpenID
9 7 (2.17%) RESTful
10 6 (1.86%) CSS
11 5 (1.55%) .NET Core
11 5 (1.55%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.55%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.55%) HTML5
12 4 (1.24%) Entity Framework
12 4 (1.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.36%) User Experience
2 25 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.74%) Data Centre
3 22 (6.81%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.57%) Cloud Native
5 11 (3.41%) BYOD
6 10 (3.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (3.10%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (2.48%) Enterprise Cloud
8 8 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (2.17%) iPhone
10 4 (1.24%) Clustering
10 4 (1.24%) EFT
10 4 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.62%) PKI
12 1 (0.31%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 177 (54.80%) Windows
2 95 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 80 (24.77%) Windows 10
4 66 (20.43%) Linux
5 50 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (14.86%) Windows Server 2016
7 22 (6.81%) Mac OS X
8 21 (6.50%) Windows Server 2019
9 20 (6.19%) CentOS
10 13 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (3.41%) Windows 7
13 8 (2.48%) Android
14 7 (2.17%) Unix
15 6 (1.86%) VMS
16 4 (1.24%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.93%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
19 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (19.50%) DevOps
2 60 (18.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 47 (14.55%) Fintech
4 46 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (13.62%) Identity Management
5 44 (13.62%) ITIL
6 43 (13.31%) Migration
7 36 (11.15%) Data Security
8 35 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (10.22%) Presales
10 32 (9.91%) B2B
11 30 (9.29%) Configuration Management
12 29 (8.98%) Network Monitoring
13 27 (8.36%) Scrum
13 27 (8.36%) Task Automation
14 23 (7.12%) Cybersecurity
14 23 (7.12%) Security Monitoring
14 23 (7.12%) Technical Leadership
15 22 (6.81%) Performance Analysis
16 18 (5.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 122 (37.77%) PowerShell
2 55 (17.03%) SQL
3 46 (14.24%) Python
4 23 (7.12%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.26%) Java
6 12 (3.72%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.41%) C#
7 11 (3.41%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.79%) Groovy
8 9 (2.79%) Kotlin
8 9 (2.79%) Perl
8 9 (2.79%) Ruby
9 6 (1.86%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.55%) C
11 3 (0.93%) R
12 2 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (9.60%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (6.19%) CCNA
4 19 (5.88%) Degree
5 16 (4.95%) MCSE
6 11 (3.41%) MCSA
7 8 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.17%) CCNP
8 7 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.55%) CCIE
9 5 (1.55%) CCIE Security
9 5 (1.55%) CCSA
9 5 (1.55%) CISM
9 5 (1.55%) CISSP
9 5 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.55%) JNCIA
9 5 (1.55%) MCP
9 5 (1.55%) MCT
10 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.41%) QA
2 10 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.79%) NIST
4 4 (1.24%) GDPR
5 2 (0.62%) SLA
6 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 297 (91.95%) Active Directory
2 55 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (14.86%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.12%) Docker
5 17 (5.26%) vSphere
6 13 (4.02%) XenApp
7 10 (3.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.86%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.24%) BitLocker
9 4 (1.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.62%) Xen
12 1 (0.31%) Firmware
12 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 101 (31.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 71 (21.98%) SCCM
3 56 (17.34%) Ansible
4 43 (13.31%) Puppet
5 41 (12.69%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (8.67%) Single Sign-On
7 27 (8.36%) Terraform
8 23 (7.12%) Nagios
9 18 (5.57%) Microsoft Clustering
10 17 (5.26%) Kubernetes
11 12 (3.72%) Jamf Pro
11 12 (3.72%) WSUS
12 8 (2.48%) Backup Exec
13 6 (1.86%) SCVMM
14 5 (1.55%) SCOM
15 4 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
15 4 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 2 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
17 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 219 (67.80%) Microsoft
2 71 (21.98%) VMware
3 54 (16.72%) Cisco
4 41 (12.69%) Citrix
5 24 (7.43%) Palo Alto
6 23 (7.12%) Avaya
7 22 (6.81%) Riverbed
8 21 (6.50%) Atlassian
9 15 (4.64%) Apple
10 13 (4.02%) ServiceNow
11 12 (3.72%) SolarWinds
12 11 (3.41%) Dell
12 11 (3.41%) HP
12 11 (3.41%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.48%) Ivanti
13 8 (2.48%) Meraki
14 7 (2.17%) Oracle
15 5 (1.55%) IBM
15 5 (1.55%) Interwoven
15 5 (1.55%) Zerto