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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 198 158 191
Rank change year-on-year -40 +33 +42
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 187 145 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.55% 1.59% 1.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.46% 4.25% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 141 111 44
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £29,900
25th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
75th Percentile £60,000 £66,875 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -4.35%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 4,195 3,415 2,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.72% 37.56% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,950 2,746 1,673
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £27,664
25th Percentile £38,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Azure Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in the Midlands

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in the Midlands

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the Midlands

Azure Active Directory
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -11 147 £45,000 -18.18% 20
East Midlands -42 36 £45,000 +4.05% 16
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 184 (98.40%) Azure
2 148 (79.14%) Active Directory
3 119 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 112 (59.89%) Windows
5 106 (56.68%) Microsoft 365
6 68 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 66 (35.29%) SharePoint
8 65 (34.76%) PowerShell
9 64 (34.22%) VMware
10 60 (32.09%) Firewall
11 52 (27.81%) Microsoft Intune
12 50 (26.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 48 (25.67%) Terraform
14 47 (25.13%) ITIL
15 46 (24.60%) Agile
16 44 (23.53%) OneDrive
16 44 (23.53%) DevOps
17 42 (22.46%) ARM Templates
17 42 (22.46%) DNS
18 41 (21.93%) Windows 10
19 39 (20.86%) Social Skills
19 39 (20.86%) Security Cleared
20 36 (19.25%) Windows Server 2019
20 36 (19.25%) WAN
21 35 (18.72%) SCCM
21 35 (18.72%) Azure Key Vault
22 33 (17.65%) Power Platform
23 32 (17.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 31 (16.58%) Infrastructure as Code
24 31 (16.58%) SC Cleared

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 66 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 21 (11.23%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.14%) IIS
4 2 (1.07%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (16.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 184 (98.40%) Azure
2 106 (56.68%) Microsoft 365
3 44 (23.53%) OneDrive
4 35 (18.72%) Azure Key Vault
5 33 (17.65%) Power Platform
6 30 (16.04%) AWS
7 29 (15.51%) Azure Monitor
8 19 (10.16%) IaaS
9 18 (9.63%) PaaS
10 15 (8.02%) PowerApps
11 12 (6.42%) Smartsheet
12 4 (2.14%) Azure Functions
12 4 (2.14%) Azure Storage
12 4 (2.14%) Nutanix
12 4 (2.14%) Serverless
13 3 (1.60%) Azure Logic Apps
13 3 (1.60%) Azure Stack
13 3 (1.60%) Power Automate
14 2 (1.07%) Azure AKS
14 2 (1.07%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 60 (32.09%) Firewall
2 42 (22.46%) DNS
3 36 (19.25%) WAN
4 31 (16.58%) LAN
5 24 (12.83%) VPN
6 23 (12.30%) DHCP
7 16 (8.56%) SAN
8 14 (7.49%) WebEx
9 12 (6.42%) TCP/IP
9 12 (6.42%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (5.88%) DMZ
11 10 (5.35%) Kerberos
12 5 (2.67%) Network Security
12 5 (2.67%) SMTP
12 5 (2.67%) VLAN
13 4 (2.14%) Internet
13 4 (2.14%) SD-WAN
14 3 (1.60%) NAS
14 3 (1.60%) SSL
14 3 (1.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.49%) Power BI
3 6 (3.21%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.53%) Big Data
6 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.60%) JIRA
2 1 (0.53%) Ant
2 1 (0.53%) Gerrit
2 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (20.86%) Social Skills
2 20 (10.70%) Finance
3 18 (9.63%) Law
3 18 (9.63%) Marketing
4 16 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 12 (6.42%) Influencing Skills
5 12 (6.42%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.67%) Legal
6 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.67%) Retail
7 4 (2.14%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.07%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.53%) Advertising
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (20.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (14.44%) IT Engineer
3 26 (13.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (9.63%) Analyst
5 16 (8.56%) IT Support
6 15 (8.02%) Support Engineer
7 13 (6.95%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (6.42%) Incident Manager
8 12 (6.42%) Major Incident Manager
9 11 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
10 10 (5.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (5.35%) Azure Engineer
10 10 (5.35%) Incident and Problem Manager
10 10 (5.35%) Problem Manager
11 8 (4.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.28%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (4.28%) Senior IT Support
11 8 (4.28%) Senior Support Engineer
11 8 (4.28%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.46%) ARM Templates
2 27 (14.44%) OAuth
2 27 (14.44%) OAuth2
3 13 (6.95%) LDAP
4 11 (5.88%) .NET
5 5 (2.67%) SAML
6 3 (1.60%) EDI
7 1 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.53%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.53%) JSON
7 1 (0.53%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.30%) Clustering
2 20 (10.70%) Data Centre
3 16 (8.56%) Public Cloud
4 11 (5.88%) Cloud Native
5 8 (4.28%) PKI
6 6 (3.21%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.14%) BYOD
8 4 (2.14%) CCTV
8 4 (2.14%) EPoS
8 4 (2.14%) iPad
8 4 (2.14%) Media Streaming
8 4 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.14%) User Experience
9 3 (1.60%) IoT
9 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.60%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.60%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 112 (59.89%) Windows
2 68 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 41 (21.93%) Windows 10
4 36 (19.25%) Windows Server 2019
5 20 (10.70%) Windows Server 2016
6 19 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (6.95%) Linux
8 12 (6.42%) Android
9 10 (5.35%) Windows 7
9 10 (5.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (4.81%) Mac OS
11 7 (3.74%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.14%) Unix
13 3 (1.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.13%) ITIL
2 46 (24.60%) Agile
3 44 (23.53%) DevOps
4 32 (17.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 31 (16.58%) Infrastructure as Code
6 28 (14.97%) Virtual Environments
7 26 (13.90%) Change Management
7 26 (13.90%) Network Virtualisation
7 26 (13.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 25 (13.37%) Service Delivery
9 21 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (10.70%) Incident Management
11 19 (10.16%) Mentoring
12 17 (9.09%) Major Incident Management
12 17 (9.09%) Problem Management
12 17 (9.09%) Service Management
13 16 (8.56%) Business Continuity
13 16 (8.56%) Migration
14 15 (8.02%) Identity Management
14 15 (8.02%) ITIL 4
Programming Languages
1 65 (34.76%) PowerShell
2 21 (11.23%) SQL
3 8 (4.28%) VB
4 6 (3.21%) VB.NET
5 5 (2.67%) Bash
6 4 (2.14%) Python
6 4 (2.14%) VBScript
7 3 (1.60%) Go
8 2 (1.07%) C#
8 2 (1.07%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.53%) C
9 1 (0.53%) C++
9 1 (0.53%) Groovy
9 1 (0.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (20.86%) Security Cleared
2 31 (16.58%) SC Cleared
3 27 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (8.56%) Degree
5 13 (6.95%) MCSE
6 10 (5.35%) CCNA
6 10 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.14%) A+ Certification
8 4 (2.14%) HNC
8 4 (2.14%) MCDST
8 4 (2.14%) MCP
9 3 (1.60%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.60%) MCSA
10 2 (1.07%) MCITP
11 1 (0.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.56%) SLA
2 12 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (3.74%) GDPR
5 1 (0.53%) NIST
5 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (79.14%) Active Directory
2 50 (26.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.83%) Hyper-V
4 18 (9.63%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (5.88%) Docker
6 8 (4.28%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (4.28%) vSphere
7 3 (1.60%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.53%) XenApp
8 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 52 (27.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 48 (25.67%) Terraform
3 35 (18.72%) SCCM
4 18 (9.63%) Single Sign-On
5 16 (8.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 16 (8.56%) WSUS
6 14 (7.49%) Ansible
6 14 (7.49%) Kubernetes
7 10 (5.35%) Failover Clustering
7 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (4.28%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (4.28%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (3.21%) FortiGate
10 5 (2.67%) Jamf Pro
11 4 (2.14%) MobiControl
12 3 (1.60%) Nessus
12 3 (1.60%) vCenter Server
13 2 (1.07%) SCOM
13 2 (1.07%) XenMobile
14 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 119 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 64 (34.22%) VMware
3 31 (16.58%) Cisco
4 19 (10.16%) Citrix
5 15 (8.02%) HP
6 14 (7.49%) Veeam
7 12 (6.42%) Google
7 12 (6.42%) McAfee
8 11 (5.88%) Symantec
9 10 (5.35%) ServiceNow
10 9 (4.81%) Dell
10 9 (4.81%) Meraki
11 8 (4.28%) IBM
12 7 (3.74%) NetApp
13 5 (2.67%) Barracuda Networks
13 5 (2.67%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.67%) SOTI
14 4 (2.14%) Sage
15 3 (1.60%) Adobe
15 3 (1.60%) Apple