Period
to 12 April 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > London
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 185 323 440
Rank change year-on-year +138 +117 +152
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 570 436 378
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.86% 0.93% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.08% 2.41% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 517 358 293
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,288 £36,550
25th Percentile £52,500 £48,125 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £58,764 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.47% -6.25% +14.29%

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 13,970 18,126 18,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.55% 38.71% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11,321 14,942 15,651
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £82,500
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 12 April 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 12 April 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 +148 206 £75,000 +25.00% 27
West London +73 25 £47,500 -32.14% 9
East London - 8 £52,500 - 8
South London +20 7 £62,500 - 1
North London +31 3 £26,000 -30.20% 2
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 12 April 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.

1 564 (98.95%) Azure
2 449 (78.77%) Active Directory
3 318 (55.79%) Microsoft
4 296 (51.93%) Microsoft 365
5 270 (47.37%) PowerShell
6 258 (45.26%) Windows
7 224 (39.30%) DevOps
8 194 (34.04%) SharePoint
9 178 (31.23%) SQL
10 171 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 156 (27.37%) Terraform
12 148 (25.96%) Microsoft Intune
13 142 (24.91%) SQL Server
14 141 (24.74%) PaaS
15 136 (23.86%) Windows Server
16 133 (23.33%) Migration
17 122 (21.40%) JavaScript
18 120 (21.05%) C#
19 118 (20.70%) Web Services
19 118 (20.70%) Continuous Integration
20 110 (19.30%) .NET
21 107 (18.77%) VMware
22 105 (18.42%) Deployment Automation
23 102 (17.89%) Microservices
24 101 (17.72%) Finance
25 100 (17.54%) AWS
26 95 (16.67%) Degree
27 92 (16.14%) MVC
28 90 (15.79%) .NET Core
28 90 (15.79%) Analytical Skills

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
1 194 (34.04%) SharePoint
2 34 (5.96%) MS Exchange
3 32 (5.61%) IIS
4 28 (4.91%) Confluence
5 16 (2.81%) Skype for Business
6 9 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.70%) Apache
8 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.53%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.18%) CMS
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 53 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 70 (12.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.53%) Eikon
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Relativity
4 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 564 (98.95%) Azure
2 296 (51.93%) Microsoft 365
3 141 (24.74%) PaaS
4 100 (17.54%) AWS
5 85 (14.91%) IaaS
6 72 (12.63%) Power Platform
7 60 (10.53%) SaaS
8 55 (9.65%) Serverless
9 54 (9.47%) Azure Functions
10 51 (8.95%) OneDrive
11 26 (4.56%) Mimecast
12 24 (4.21%) PowerApps
13 22 (3.86%) GCP
14 16 (2.81%) Apigee
14 16 (2.81%) Azure Data Factory
14 16 (2.81%) iPaaS
15 15 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
15 15 (2.63%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 15 (2.63%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 69 (12.11%) DNS
2 63 (11.05%) Firewall
3 49 (8.60%) DHCP
4 35 (6.14%) VPN
5 34 (5.96%) TCP/IP
6 25 (4.39%) Network Security
7 20 (3.51%) Internet
8 19 (3.33%) LAN
9 17 (2.98%) Skype
10 16 (2.81%) NetScaler
10 16 (2.81%) WAN
11 15 (2.63%) SAN
12 13 (2.28%) BGP
13 12 (2.11%) HTTP
13 12 (2.11%) VLAN
14 11 (1.93%) SMTP
15 10 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (1.58%) FTP
16 9 (1.58%) IMAP
17 8 (1.40%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (24.91%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.96%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (5.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 27 (4.74%) Power BI
5 24 (4.21%) Cosmos DB
6 19 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (1.58%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.40%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (1.23%) Blockchain
10 5 (0.88%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.70%) MySQL
11 4 (0.70%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.53%) Redis
12 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.35%) Data Lake
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 69 (12.11%) Visual Studio Team System
2 67 (11.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (8.07%) Git (software)
4 30 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 30 (5.26%) JIRA
5 16 (2.81%) IntelliJ
5 16 (2.81%) TeamCity
6 10 (1.75%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.58%) Artifactory
7 9 (1.58%) Gerrit
8 8 (1.40%) Cypress.io
8 8 (1.40%) Jasmine
8 8 (1.40%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.70%) MSI
10 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.35%) Gradle
10 2 (0.35%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.35%) Maven
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 101 (17.72%) Finance
2 25 (4.39%) Law
3 23 (4.04%) Legal
4 21 (3.68%) Retail
5 15 (2.63%) Public Sector
6 12 (2.11%) Banking
7 6 (1.05%) Advertising
7 6 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.05%) Marketing
8 5 (0.88%) Online Betting
9 4 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.53%) Billing
10 3 (0.53%) Electronics
11 2 (0.35%) Games
11 2 (0.35%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (20.70%) Developer
2 92 (16.14%) Azure Developer
3 90 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 79 (13.86%) Architect
5 67 (11.75%) .NET Developer
5 67 (11.75%) Senior Developer
6 65 (11.40%) C# .NET Developer
7 63 (11.05%) Senior C# Developer
8 62 (10.88%) Azure Engineer
9 60 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 60 (10.53%) SQL Developer
10 57 (10.00%) Consultant
11 51 (8.95%) Senior .NET Developer
12 50 (8.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 48 (8.42%) Senior SQL Developer
14 42 (7.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 40 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
16 37 (6.49%) Azure Architect
17 30 (5.26%) Office 365 Engineer
18 28 (4.91%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (20.70%) Web Services
2 110 (19.30%) .NET
3 90 (15.79%) .NET Core
4 89 (15.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 88 (15.44%) CSS
5 88 (15.44%) jQuery
5 88 (15.44%) React
6 86 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 71 (12.46%) Entity Framework
8 69 (12.11%) .NET Framework
9 53 (9.30%) OAuth
10 24 (4.21%) SAML
11 22 (3.86%) AngularJS
11 22 (3.86%) Vue.js
12 19 (3.33%) OpenID
13 18 (3.16%) HTML
14 16 (2.81%) Spring Boot
15 15 (2.63%) LDAP
16 13 (2.28%) YAML
17 12 (2.11%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 90 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (11.75%) N-Tier
3 42 (7.37%) Reinsurance
4 27 (4.74%) PKI
5 21 (3.68%) Data Centre
6 19 (3.33%) Public Cloud
7 16 (2.81%) Clustering
8 15 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 14 (2.46%) User Experience
10 13 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
11 12 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (2.11%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.75%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.58%) Cloud Native
13 9 (1.58%) Social Media
14 5 (0.88%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Cloud
14 5 (0.88%) Replication
15 4 (0.70%) PMI
15 4 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 258 (45.26%) Windows
2 136 (23.86%) Windows Server
3 76 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 63 (11.05%) Windows Server 2016
5 55 (9.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (7.02%) Linux
7 38 (6.67%) Windows Server 2019
8 27 (4.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (4.56%) Android
10 18 (3.16%) Apple iOS
10 18 (3.16%) Windows 7
11 13 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (1.93%) CentOS
13 8 (1.40%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.23%) VMS
15 6 (1.05%) Unix
16 4 (0.70%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
18 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (39.30%) DevOps
2 171 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (23.33%) Migration
4 118 (20.70%) Continuous Integration
5 105 (18.42%) Deployment Automation
6 102 (17.89%) Microservices
7 92 (16.14%) MVC
8 90 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 87 (15.26%) SOA
10 84 (14.74%) Mentoring
11 75 (13.16%) ITIL
12 74 (12.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 70 (12.28%) CRM
14 68 (11.93%) OO
14 68 (11.93%) UML
15 67 (11.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 67 (11.75%) SOLID
16 58 (10.18%) Infrastructure as Code
17 51 (8.95%) Identity Access Management
18 42 (7.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 270 (47.37%) PowerShell
2 178 (31.23%) SQL
3 122 (21.40%) JavaScript
4 120 (21.05%) C#
5 89 (15.61%) T-SQL
6 38 (6.67%) Python
7 32 (5.61%) Java
8 19 (3.33%) Ruby
9 15 (2.63%) Bash Shell
10 13 (2.28%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.93%) Perl
12 9 (1.58%) Groovy
13 7 (1.23%) VBScript
14 3 (0.53%) C
14 3 (0.53%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.53%) VB
15 2 (0.35%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.18%) ES6
16 1 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 95 (16.67%) Degree
2 25 (4.39%) SC Cleared
2 25 (4.39%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (2.98%) CISSP
5 16 (2.81%) CISA
5 16 (2.81%) CISM
6 10 (1.75%) MCSE
7 9 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.05%) CCNP
10 4 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.70%) MCSA
10 4 (0.70%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.53%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.53%) Linux+ Certification
11 3 (0.53%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.81%) NIST
2 10 (1.75%) QA
3 8 (1.40%) SLA
4 6 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.53%) PMO
6 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.18%) GDPR
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.18%) ITGC
7 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 449 (78.77%) Active Directory
2 79 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (6.84%) Docker
4 25 (4.39%) Hyper-V
5 13 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (2.28%) vSphere
5 13 (2.28%) XenApp
6 12 (2.11%) XenDesktop
7 11 (1.93%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.05%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.70%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 156 (27.37%) Terraform
2 148 (25.96%) Microsoft Intune
3 88 (15.44%) Opscode Chef
4 75 (13.16%) SCCM
5 46 (8.07%) Single Sign-On
6 44 (7.72%) Kubernetes
7 39 (6.84%) Ansible
8 22 (3.86%) Puppet
9 18 (3.16%) Failover Clustering
10 11 (1.93%) Jamf Pro
11 9 (1.58%) SCOM
12 7 (1.23%) AirWatch
12 7 (1.23%) Nagios
13 6 (1.05%) SCOrch
13 6 (1.05%) vCenter Server
14 5 (0.88%) Packer
15 4 (0.70%) vMotion
15 4 (0.70%) XenMobile
16 3 (0.53%) Graphite
16 3 (0.53%) Opsview
Vendors
1 318 (55.79%) Microsoft
2 107 (18.77%) VMware
3 67 (11.75%) Nintex
4 45 (7.89%) Citrix
5 29 (5.09%) ServiceNow
6 27 (4.74%) Google
7 25 (4.39%) Cisco
8 19 (3.33%) Apple
9 13 (2.28%) Atlassian
9 13 (2.28%) SolarWinds
10 11 (1.93%) Avaya
11 10 (1.75%) Okta
11 10 (1.75%) Oracle
12 9 (1.58%) iManage
13 8 (1.40%) HP
13 8 (1.40%) Palo Alto
14 6 (1.05%) Databricks
14 6 (1.05%) Meraki
14 6 (1.05%) Riverbed
14 6 (1.05%) SonicWALL