Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > North East
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 91 63 91
Rank change year-on-year -28 +28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 19 22 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.46% 2.42% 0.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.70% 6.85% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 10
10th Percentile £31,375 £29,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £34,952
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £46,250 £37,410
Median % change year-on-year -18.92% +23.63% -11.98%
75th Percentile £60,938 £56,875 £38,509
90th Percentile £73,300 £60,450 £39,908
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% -4.17%

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 North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 514 321 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 39.39% 35.35% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 401 297 289
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,700 £24,750
25th Percentile £34,000 £33,500 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £60,065
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in the North East

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in the North East

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the North East over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the North East

Azure Active Directory
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -37 9 £61,250 +32.43% 1
Durham - 9 £37,060 -
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 North East region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
1 18 (94.74%) Azure
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (36.84%) Skype
8 6 (31.58%) Unified Communications
8 6 (31.58%) ITIL
8 6 (31.58%) Citrix
9 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
9 5 (26.32%) Skype for Business
9 5 (26.32%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
10 4 (21.05%) Nutanix
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
10 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (21.05%) SCCM
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (21.05%) Service Management
11 3 (15.79%) Firewall
11 3 (15.79%) ITSM
11 3 (15.79%) Finance
11 3 (15.79%) Mitel
11 3 (15.79%) AWS
11 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (15.79%) PaaS
11 3 (15.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 3 (15.79%) Windows 10

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
1 5 (26.32%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 18 (94.74%) Azure
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (21.05%) Nutanix
4 3 (15.79%) AWS
4 3 (15.79%) PaaS
5 2 (10.53%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (5.26%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Skype
2 6 (31.58%) Unified Communications
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) SMTP
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) ITSM
3 3 (15.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
1 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) SOC 2
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (26.32%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (21.05%) SCCM
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Mitel