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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > South East
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 298 192 273
Rank change year-on-year -106 +81 +63
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 210 268 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.93% 1.69% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.47% 4.19% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 189 212 98
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.44% -14.29% -12.50%
75th Percentile £50,000 £63,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 8,515 6,398 4,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.62% 40.39% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,214 4,859 3,980
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in the South East

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in the South East

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the South East over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the South East

Azure Active Directory
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 3 July 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -43 84 £43,000 -25.22% 19
Kent -15 52 £45,000 +9.09% 7
Surrey -102 39 £32,750 -27.22% 12
Berkshire -32 32 £42,750 -38.93% 11
Buckinghamshire -38 31 £42,500 -11.46% 6
Oxfordshire -17 21 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Hampshire -58 18 £47,915 -12.88% 8
West Sussex -12 9 £34,000 +0.74% 1
East Sussex -35 4 £61,000 +6.09% 1
Home Counties - 2 £55,000 -
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 210 (100.00%) Azure
2 201 (95.71%) Active Directory
3 150 (71.43%) Microsoft 365
4 146 (69.52%) Windows
5 131 (62.38%) Microsoft
6 102 (48.57%) Windows Server
7 73 (34.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 73 (34.76%) VMware
8 67 (31.90%) SharePoint
9 51 (24.29%) SCCM
10 43 (20.48%) ITIL
11 41 (19.52%) Windows 10
11 41 (19.52%) Social Skills
12 39 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (17.62%) DNS
14 34 (16.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 33 (15.71%) DHCP
15 33 (15.71%) Disaster Recovery
16 31 (14.76%) Linux
17 29 (13.81%) GDPR
17 29 (13.81%) IaaS
18 27 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
18 27 (12.86%) Finance
18 27 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 26 (12.38%) PowerShell
20 25 (11.90%) Firewall
21 24 (11.43%) Retail
21 24 (11.43%) Single Sign-On
21 24 (11.43%) Windows Server 2019
21 24 (11.43%) AWS

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 67 (31.90%) SharePoint
2 23 (10.95%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.29%) SAS
4 5 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.43%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 210 (100.00%) Azure
2 150 (71.43%) Microsoft 365
3 29 (13.81%) IaaS
4 24 (11.43%) AWS
5 21 (10.00%) OneDrive
6 18 (8.57%) Power Platform
6 18 (8.57%) SaaS
7 15 (7.14%) PaaS
8 13 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (5.24%) Azure DevOps
9 11 (5.24%) Azure Monitor
9 11 (5.24%) Azure Storage
9 11 (5.24%) Mimecast
10 6 (2.86%) Azure AKS
11 5 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (1.43%) Azure Sentinel
12 3 (1.43%) HP Helion
12 3 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (1.43%) PowerApps
12 3 (1.43%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.62%) DNS
2 33 (15.71%) DHCP
3 25 (11.90%) Firewall
4 21 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 20 (9.52%) VPN
6 19 (9.05%) SAN
7 17 (8.10%) SNMP
8 16 (7.62%) WAN
9 11 (5.24%) Network Security
9 11 (5.24%) PBX
10 10 (4.76%) VoIP
11 9 (4.29%) OpenVPN
12 8 (3.81%) Internet
12 8 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (3.33%) LAN
14 6 (2.86%) VLAN
15 5 (2.38%) Unified Communications
16 2 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
16 2 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
16 2 (0.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.43%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (0.95%) Power BI
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.48%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.48%) GitLab
3 1 (0.48%) NUnit
3 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (19.52%) Social Skills
2 27 (12.86%) Finance
3 24 (11.43%) Retail
4 14 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.24%) Organisational Skills
6 9 (4.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 7 (3.33%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.86%) Advertising
9 5 (2.38%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.90%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (1.43%) Aviation
11 3 (1.43%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (1.43%) Legal
12 2 (0.95%) Automotive
12 2 (0.95%) Back Office
12 2 (0.95%) Electronics
12 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.48%) French Language
13 1 (0.48%) German Language
13 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (28.10%) Support Engineer
2 34 (16.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (12.38%) IT Engineer
4 23 (10.95%) Architect
5 22 (10.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 20 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 18 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 18 (8.57%) IT Support
8 15 (7.14%) Administrator
9 14 (6.67%) Azure Architect
10 13 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (6.19%) Analyst
10 13 (6.19%) Azure Engineer
11 12 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (5.24%) Infrastructure Support
13 10 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
13 10 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (4.29%) 1st Line Support
14 9 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 9 (4.29%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.14%) ARM Templates
2 6 (2.86%) .NET
3 5 (2.38%) .NET Core
3 5 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (1.90%) Web Services
5 3 (1.43%) LAMP
6 2 (0.95%) ADO
6 2 (0.95%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.95%) Azure Blueprints
6 2 (0.95%) OAuth
6 2 (0.95%) SAML
7 1 (0.48%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.48%) Kafka
7 1 (0.48%) Node.js
7 1 (0.48%) OAuth2
7 1 (0.48%) OpenID
7 1 (0.48%) React
7 1 (0.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.57%) Public Cloud
3 12 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.81%) Clustering
4 8 (3.81%) PKI
5 7 (3.33%) CCTV
5 7 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.33%) User Experience
6 6 (2.86%) iSeries
6 6 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.38%) NHS
8 4 (1.90%) IoT
9 3 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.43%) iPad
9 3 (1.43%) iPhone
10 2 (0.95%) BYOD
10 2 (0.95%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 146 (69.52%) Windows
2 102 (48.57%) Windows Server
3 41 (19.52%) Windows 10
4 31 (14.76%) Linux
5 24 (11.43%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.81%) Android
8 6 (2.86%) Mac OS
9 5 (2.38%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.38%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.95%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.48%) Unix
12 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.48%) ITIL
2 34 (16.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 33 (15.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (11.43%) DevOps
5 22 (10.48%) Problem Management
6 18 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 17 (8.10%) Agile
8 16 (7.62%) Cloud Operations
8 16 (7.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 15 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (6.67%) Migration
11 13 (6.19%) Business Continuity
11 13 (6.19%) Thought Leadership
12 12 (5.71%) Coaching
12 12 (5.71%) Identity Management
12 12 (5.71%) Load Balancing
12 12 (5.71%) Presales
12 12 (5.71%) Requirements Gathering
12 12 (5.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.38%) PowerShell
2 23 (10.95%) SQL
3 8 (3.81%) C#
4 7 (3.33%) Python
5 6 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.38%) Bash
6 5 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.90%) C
8 2 (0.95%) Java
8 2 (0.95%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.48%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (9.05%) MCSE
3 18 (8.57%) Degree
4 10 (4.76%) MCSA
5 7 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.38%) A+ Certification
6 5 (2.38%) HNC
7 4 (1.90%) HND
7 4 (1.90%) MCDST
8 3 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.43%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.43%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.95%) CISSP
10 1 (0.48%) CCNA
10 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.48%) MCITP
10 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.81%) GDPR
2 27 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (10.48%) SLA
4 6 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (2.86%) NIST
5 4 (1.90%) NIST 800
6 3 (1.43%) NCSC
6 3 (1.43%) QA
7 2 (0.95%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.95%) COBIT
7 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 201 (95.71%) Active Directory
2 39 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.62%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 12 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (4.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (3.33%) Docker
7 7 (3.33%) vSphere
8 5 (2.38%) BitLocker
8 5 (2.38%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.43%) KVM
9 3 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 73 (34.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 51 (24.29%) SCCM
3 24 (11.43%) Single Sign-On
4 16 (7.62%) vCenter Server
5 11 (5.24%) SolarWinds Orion
6 10 (4.76%) Terraform
7 9 (4.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 9 (4.29%) Kubernetes
8 5 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (2.38%) VxRail
9 4 (1.90%) Grafana
10 3 (1.43%) Kibana
11 2 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.95%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.95%) WSUS
12 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 1 (0.48%) MobiControl
12 1 (0.48%) SCOM
12 1 (0.48%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 131 (62.38%) Microsoft
2 73 (34.76%) VMware
3 23 (10.95%) Veeam
4 22 (10.48%) Cisco
5 16 (7.62%) 3PAR
5 16 (7.62%) NetApp
6 15 (7.14%) Citrix
7 14 (6.67%) ServiceNow
7 14 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 11 (5.24%) HP
8 11 (5.24%) Meraki
8 11 (5.24%) Sophos
9 10 (4.76%) Forcepoint
10 9 (4.29%) Dell
11 6 (2.86%) Apple
11 6 (2.86%) IBM
11 6 (2.86%) Oracle
12 5 (2.38%) Commvault
12 5 (2.38%) Isilon
12 5 (2.38%) Trustwave