Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 286 350 351
Rank change year-on-year +64 +1 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 56 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 0.14% 0.081%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.34% 0.76% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 55 20 8
North West median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +71.43% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £59,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -

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 2,396 2,378 1,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.71% 18.70% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,989 2,021 1,269
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £64,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +45 47 £60,000 -22.58% 8
Merseyside +18 7 £32,500 -56.67%
Cheshire +25 2 £20,000 -57.89% 1
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 56 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (96.43%) Windows
3 47 (83.93%) SQL
3 47 (83.93%) IIS
4 43 (76.79%) Virtual Machines
5 42 (75.00%) Linux
5 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (73.21%) Ansible
6 41 (73.21%) Network Virtualisation
7 40 (71.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 40 (71.43%) New Relic
7 40 (71.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 40 (71.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 40 (71.43%) Private Cloud
7 40 (71.43%) DevOps
7 40 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
7 40 (71.43%) Trend Micro
7 40 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (71.43%) Amazon S3
7 40 (71.43%) Confluence
7 40 (71.43%) Amazon SQS
7 40 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
7 40 (71.43%) Jenkins
7 40 (71.43%) JIRA
7 40 (71.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 40 (71.43%) TeamCity
7 40 (71.43%) Git (software)
7 40 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (23.21%) 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 47 (83.93%) IIS
2 40 (71.43%) Confluence
3 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (71.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 40 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
2 40 (71.43%) Amazon S3
2 40 (71.43%) Amazon SQS
2 40 (71.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (10.71%) Office 365
4 1 (1.79%) IaaS
4 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Skype
2 7 (12.50%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) iSCSI
3 6 (10.71%) MPLS
3 6 (10.71%) NetScaler
3 6 (10.71%) SAN
3 6 (10.71%) VLAN
4 3 (5.36%) DNS
4 3 (5.36%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (3.57%) DHCP
5 2 (3.57%) WebEx
6 1 (1.79%) HTTP
6 1 (1.79%) LAN
6 1 (1.79%) SSL
6 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 40 (71.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 40 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 40 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 40 (71.43%) JIRA
1 40 (71.43%) Octopus Deploy
1 40 (71.43%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Electronics
2 1 (1.79%) Games
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
1 20 (35.71%) DevOps Manager
2 7 (12.50%) Administrator
3 6 (10.71%) Network Administrator
3 6 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.14%) Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) IT Support
6 2 (3.57%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (3.57%) IT Technician
6 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Support
6 2 (3.57%) Support Technician
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.79%) IT Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Junior
7 1 (1.79%) Junior IT Support
7 1 (1.79%) Junior IT Technician
7 1 (1.79%) Junior Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 40 (71.43%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.36%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) 3D Printing
3 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 54 (96.43%) Windows
2 42 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Windows 10
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) Android
6 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.57%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (73.21%) Network Virtualisation
3 40 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (71.43%) DevOps
4 7 (12.50%) Storage Management
5 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity Management
5 6 (10.71%) Converged Infrastructure
5 6 (10.71%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (7.14%) Presales
6 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.36%) Application Packaging
7 3 (5.36%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.36%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (5.36%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (5.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.71%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 43 (76.79%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (16.07%) XenDesktop
4 6 (10.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (5.36%) BitLocker
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.36%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (5.36%) XenApp
7 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (73.21%) Ansible
2 8 (14.29%) SCCM
2 8 (14.29%) SCOM
3 6 (10.71%) FortiGate
3 6 (10.71%) vCenter Server
4 3 (5.36%) AirWatch
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (5.36%) SCDPM
4 3 (5.36%) SCOrch
4 3 (5.36%) SCSM
4 3 (5.36%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.79%) Packer
5 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) New Relic
1 40 (71.43%) Trend Micro
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.86%) VMware
4 9 (16.07%) Citrix
5 6 (10.71%) Avaya
5 6 (10.71%) Cisco
5 6 (10.71%) Dell
5 6 (10.71%) EMC
5 6 (10.71%) Extreme Networks
5 6 (10.71%) Nortel
5 6 (10.71%) Veeam
6 3 (5.36%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (1.79%) Red Hat