Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > North West
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 353 343
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +23
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 37 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.40% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 2 2
North West median annual salary £65,000 £36,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.08% -24.35% -
10th Percentile £38,375 £35,750 £43,775
90th Percentile £85,000 £37,250 £53,925
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -20.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,649 1,644 1,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.53% 13.43% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,263 1,413 877
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,050 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in the North West

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the North West.

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in the North West

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the North West over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the North West

Azure Active Directory
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. 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
Manchester +34 28 £77,500 - 7
Cheshire -34 5 £43,750 +19.86% 2
Lancashire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £30,000 - 1
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (97.30%) Active Directory
3 27 (72.97%) SQL
4 26 (70.27%) Windows
5 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (59.46%) JIRA
6 21 (56.76%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (56.76%) IIS
6 21 (56.76%) DevOps
7 20 (54.05%) Virtual Machines
7 20 (54.05%) Linux
7 20 (54.05%) Confluence
7 20 (54.05%) Jenkins
7 20 (54.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
7 20 (54.05%) TeamCity
8 19 (51.35%) Trend Micro
8 19 (51.35%) Amazon RDS
8 19 (51.35%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (51.35%) Amazon S3
8 19 (51.35%) Amazon SQS
8 19 (51.35%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (51.35%) Network Virtualisation
8 19 (51.35%) Ansible
8 19 (51.35%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (51.35%) New Relic
8 19 (51.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 19 (51.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 17 (45.95%) Private Cloud
10 14 (37.84%) Microsoft

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 21 (56.76%) IIS
2 20 (54.05%) Confluence
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (56.76%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (51.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 19 (51.35%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (51.35%) Amazon S3
3 19 (51.35%) Amazon SQS
3 19 (51.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (18.92%) Office 365
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.70%) IaaS
5 1 (2.70%) PaaS
5 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DHCP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.70%) Skype
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (16.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (59.46%) JIRA
2 20 (54.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
2 20 (54.05%) Jenkins
2 20 (54.05%) TeamCity
3 19 (51.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) DevOps Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Cloud Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) HTML5
2 3 (8.11%) jQuery
3 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) CSS3
3 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
3 2 (5.41%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (5.41%) Sass
3 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Private Cloud
2 6 (16.22%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) BYOD
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) CentOS
4 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.70%) SUSE
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) DevOps
3 19 (51.35%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (51.35%) Network Virtualisation
4 6 (16.22%) ERP
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Operations
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.41%) MVC
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.41%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Break/Fix
6 1 (2.70%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.70%) Personalization
6 1 (2.70%) Presales
6 1 (2.70%) Product Management
6 1 (2.70%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.70%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) X++
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Dart
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 36 (97.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (54.05%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (51.35%) Ansible
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.70%) SCSM
4 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) New Relic
1 19 (51.35%) Trend Micro
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) JD Edwards
4 6 (16.22%) Sage
4 6 (16.22%) SAP
5 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Nintex
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) Sophos
7 1 (2.70%) Splunk
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec