Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 203 212
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 9 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.17% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.91% 3.05% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 15
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +22.45% -
10th Percentile £29,300 £28,614 £43,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £60,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +27.55% +6.52%

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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 985 755 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 18.44% 13.64% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 610 500 337
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,853 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.90% +8.08% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in Scotland

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in Scotland

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in Scotland

Azure Active Directory
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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
Edinburgh -5 7 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Glasgow -5 2 £30,750 -0.81% 1
Azure Active Directory
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) MCSA
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 3 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (22.22%) Ping Identity
6 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
6 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) ICT Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Resilience
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCSA
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSD
3 1 (11.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Ping Identity
3 2 (22.22%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam