Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 525 588
Rank change year-on-year +114 +63 +36
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 132 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.15% 0.64% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 84 38 31
South East median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -5.26% +3.83%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,125 £65,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +30.21% +2.67%

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 6,142 5,005 4,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.77% 17.18% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,162 4,211 3,889
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,616 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% +2.97% +6.32%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Azure Active Directory as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the South East over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 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
Thames Valley +68 85 £65,000 +30.00% 13
Berkshire +66 77 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Surrey +46 30 £65,000 +100.00% 5
Hampshire -11 7 £55,000 +89.66% 4
Oxfordshire +2 5 - - 1
Kent +15 4 £57,500 -17.86%
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £65,000 - 10
West Sussex +5 2 £35,000 +7.69%
East Sussex -19 2 £47,500 +82.69% 4
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 131 (99.24%) Active Directory
1 131 (99.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 74 (56.06%) Office 365
4 64 (48.48%) Windows
5 45 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 42 (31.82%) MCSE
7 41 (31.06%) Windows Server
8 39 (29.55%) SharePoint
9 36 (27.27%) PowerShell
10 35 (26.52%) ITIL
11 33 (25.00%) SQL
12 30 (22.73%) Hyper-V
13 29 (21.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (21.97%) Network Security
13 29 (21.97%) Presales
14 28 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (20.45%) .NET
16 26 (19.70%) Windows 10
17 24 (18.18%) MCITP
18 23 (17.42%) DNS
18 23 (17.42%) Migration
19 22 (16.67%) Workflow
19 22 (16.67%) Project Management
19 22 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
20 21 (15.91%) Data Quality
20 21 (15.91%) Git (software)
20 21 (15.91%) CESG
20 21 (15.91%) PRINCE2
20 21 (15.91%) Cosmos DB

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 39 (29.55%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.36%) IIS
3 13 (9.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 8 (6.06%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.79%) Apache
6 5 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 131 (99.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (56.06%) Office 365
3 28 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (15.15%) IaaS
4 20 (15.15%) SaaS
5 17 (12.88%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (12.88%) Amazon EMR
5 17 (12.88%) Amazon Kinesis
5 17 (12.88%) Amazon S3
5 17 (12.88%) Amazon SQS
5 17 (12.88%) AWS Lambda
5 17 (12.88%) PaaS
5 17 (12.88%) Serverless
6 10 (7.58%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.52%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.97%) Network Security
2 23 (17.42%) DNS
3 18 (13.64%) DHCP
4 14 (10.61%) VoIP
5 13 (9.85%) Internet
6 12 (9.09%) Firewall
6 12 (9.09%) Skype
7 10 (7.58%) WAN
8 6 (4.55%) SAN
9 5 (3.79%) LAN
9 5 (3.79%) VLAN
9 5 (3.79%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (3.79%) Wireless
9 5 (3.79%) WPA
10 2 (1.52%) MPLS
10 2 (1.52%) OpenVPN
10 2 (1.52%) PBX
10 2 (1.52%) SNMP
10 2 (1.52%) VPN
11 1 (0.76%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.91%) Cosmos DB
2 17 (12.88%) Amazon RDS
2 17 (12.88%) Amazon Redshift
2 17 (12.88%) RDBMS
2 17 (12.88%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.30%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.79%) MariaDB
6 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.27%) Power BI
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.33%) Chocolatey
2 11 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (3.79%) JIRA
3 5 (3.79%) Subversion
General
1 18 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (21.21%) Architect
2 21 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (15.15%) IT Engineer
4 18 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
4 18 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 17 (12.88%) Active Directory Engineer
6 16 (12.12%) Azure Engineer
6 16 (12.12%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 14 (10.61%) Lead Architect
8 13 (9.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (9.85%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 12 (9.09%) IT Support
9 12 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (8.33%) Consultant
10 11 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (7.58%) Subject Matter Expert
12 6 (4.55%) Active Directory Consultant
12 6 (4.55%) Active Directory Specialist
13 5 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
13 5 (3.79%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.45%) .NET
2 17 (12.88%) OAuth
2 17 (12.88%) SAML
2 17 (12.88%) Web Services
3 14 (10.61%) ASP.NET
4 11 (8.33%) JSON
4 11 (8.33%) X-Windows
5 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (3.79%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (3.79%) WF
7 4 (3.03%) Redux
8 2 (1.52%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.76%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.76%) HTML
9 1 (0.76%) REST
9 1 (0.76%) SOAP
9 1 (0.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.91%) CESG
2 18 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.64%) Public Cloud
3 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.85%) Data Centre
3 13 (9.85%) EPoS
4 12 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 11 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (7.58%) PKI
7 5 (3.79%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.27%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.52%) Replication
9 2 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 64 (48.48%) Windows
2 41 (31.06%) Windows Server
3 29 (21.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (19.70%) Windows 10
5 22 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (15.15%) Linux
7 14 (10.61%) Windows 7
8 13 (9.85%) Windows 8
9 7 (5.30%) CentOS
9 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.52%) ITIL
2 29 (21.97%) Presales
3 23 (17.42%) Migration
4 22 (16.67%) Project Management
4 22 (16.67%) Workflow
5 21 (15.91%) PRINCE2
6 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (13.64%) B2C
7 18 (13.64%) DevOps
7 18 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
8 17 (12.88%) B2B
8 17 (12.88%) Vendor Relationship Management
9 16 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (12.12%) IT Strategy
9 16 (12.12%) Logistics
9 16 (12.12%) Service Management
10 14 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (9.85%) Configuration Management
11 13 (9.85%) SDLC
12 12 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 33 (25.00%) SQL
3 20 (15.15%) Python
4 15 (11.36%) C#
5 10 (7.58%) Java
5 10 (7.58%) PL/SQL
5 10 (7.58%) Scala
5 10 (7.58%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.79%) Perl
7 4 (3.03%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.52%) VBScript
9 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 45 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (31.82%) MCSE
3 24 (18.18%) MCITP
4 18 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (13.64%) Degree
4 18 (13.64%) MCSA
5 12 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MCPD
8 1 (0.76%) MCSD
8 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.91%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.52%) GDPR
2 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 131 (99.24%) Active Directory
2 30 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 18 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (8.33%) LXC
5 5 (3.79%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.52%) Docker
6 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.52%) vSphere
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (10.61%) SCCM
2 7 (5.30%) Nagios
2 7 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.79%) Ansible
3 5 (3.79%) Cacti
3 5 (3.79%) Graylog
3 5 (3.79%) PingFederate
3 5 (3.79%) Puppet
3 5 (3.79%) Terraform
4 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.27%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.52%) SCOM
6 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 96 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.39%) VMware
3 11 (8.33%) Veeam
4 7 (5.30%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.79%) Sophos
5 5 (3.79%) Splunk
6 4 (3.03%) Dell
6 4 (3.03%) HP
6 4 (3.03%) IBM
7 3 (2.27%) Symantec
8 2 (1.52%) Apple
8 2 (1.52%) Cisco
8 2 (1.52%) Citrix
8 2 (1.52%) CyberArk
8 2 (1.52%) Juniper
9 1 (0.76%) Google
9 1 (0.76%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.76%) Okta
9 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com