Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 358 341
Rank change year-on-year +59 -17 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 59 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.50% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.30% 0.49% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 10 11
North West median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £56,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +30.21% +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 North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,569 2,249 1,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.83% 17.53% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,119 1,895 1,098
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +7.37%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 - 51 £60,000 - 3
Merseyside - 7 £32,500 - 2
Lancashire +12 1 - -
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (98.31%) Active Directory
3 55 (93.22%) Windows
4 46 (77.97%) IIS
5 45 (76.27%) SQL
5 45 (76.27%) Linux
6 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (71.19%) Amazon AWS
8 41 (69.49%) Git (software)
8 41 (69.49%) JIRA
8 41 (69.49%) DevOps
9 40 (67.80%) TeamCity
9 40 (67.80%) Jenkins
9 40 (67.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 39 (66.10%) Ansible
11 38 (64.41%) Amazon RDS
11 38 (64.41%) Amazon SQS
11 38 (64.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 38 (64.41%) AWS CloudFormation
11 38 (64.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 38 (64.41%) Private Cloud
11 38 (64.41%) New Relic
11 38 (64.41%) Virtual Machines
11 38 (64.41%) Network Virtualisation
11 38 (64.41%) Trend Micro
11 38 (64.41%) Amazon EC2
11 38 (64.41%) Amazon S3
11 38 (64.41%) Confluence
11 38 (64.41%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (30.51%) 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 46 (77.97%) IIS
2 38 (64.41%) Confluence
3 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.47%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (71.19%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (64.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 38 (64.41%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (64.41%) Amazon S3
3 38 (64.41%) Amazon SQS
3 38 (64.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (15.25%) Office 365
5 1 (1.69%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.69%) Datadog
5 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) iSCSI
1 9 (15.25%) SAN
2 6 (10.17%) Firewall
3 5 (8.47%) MPLS
3 5 (8.47%) NetScaler
3 5 (8.47%) Skype
3 5 (8.47%) VLAN
4 4 (6.78%) DNS
4 4 (6.78%) VPN
5 3 (5.08%) DHCP
6 2 (3.39%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.69%) HTTP
7 1 (1.69%) LAN
7 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (64.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 41 (69.49%) Git (software)
1 41 (69.49%) JIRA
2 40 (67.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 40 (67.80%) Jenkins
2 40 (67.80%) TeamCity
3 38 (64.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (6.78%) Electronics
1 4 (6.78%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (32.20%) DevOps Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Network Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) IT Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (3.39%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Cloud Specialist
8 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (1.69%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 38 (64.41%) Private Cloud
2 4 (6.78%) 3D Printing
2 4 (6.78%) EMC VNX
2 4 (6.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 55 (93.22%) Windows
2 45 (76.27%) Linux
3 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 10
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) CentOS
5 2 (3.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (69.49%) DevOps
3 38 (64.41%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (64.41%) Network Virtualisation
4 9 (15.25%) Storage Management
5 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity
6 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (8.47%) Converged Infrastructure
6 5 (8.47%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.78%) Proactive Management
8 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.08%) Open Source
8 3 (5.08%) Test Planning
8 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.69%) Migration
9 1 (1.69%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.47%) VBScript
4 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) MCP
1 1 (1.69%) MCSE
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 58 (98.31%) Active Directory
2 38 (64.41%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (8.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (8.47%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.69%) Docker
5 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (66.10%) Ansible
2 9 (15.25%) vCenter Server
3 8 (13.56%) SCCM
3 8 (13.56%) SCOM
4 5 (8.47%) FortiGate
5 4 (6.78%) vRealize
6 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (5.08%) Puppet
7 1 (1.69%) Packer
7 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) New Relic
1 38 (64.41%) Trend Micro
2 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.64%) VMware
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco
4 9 (15.25%) EMC
4 9 (15.25%) Veeam
5 5 (8.47%) Avaya
5 5 (8.47%) Citrix
5 5 (8.47%) Dell
5 5 (8.47%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (8.47%) Nortel
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.69%) PagerDuty