Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 295 379 506
Rank change year-on-year +84 +127 +67
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 211 164 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.84% 0.57% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.84% 2.52% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 192 124 53
South East median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +40.63% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,000 £26,350
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,125 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £58,063 £62,500
% change year-on-year -0.97% -7.10% +29.53%

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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 7,431 6,501 5,925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.58% 22.61% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,325 5,441 4,954
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £79,400 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

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 21 November 2019.

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 21 November 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
Thames Valley +40 80 £55,000 -15.38% 11
Berkshire +10 58 £65,000 - 5
West Sussex +42 40 £60,000 +71.43% 1
Surrey +32 36 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Hampshire +7 26 £50,000 -6.98% 5
East Sussex +13 15 £65,000 +36.84% 5
Oxfordshire +35 13 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Kent -1 12 £52,500 -2.78% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 11 £55,000 -12.00% 5
Middlesex - 1 £27,500 -
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 211 (100.00%) Azure
2 199 (94.31%) Active Directory
3 157 (74.41%) Microsoft
4 128 (60.66%) Windows
5 96 (45.50%) Office 365
6 68 (32.23%) SharePoint
7 65 (30.81%) SQL
7 65 (30.81%) Finance
7 65 (30.81%) Data Centre
8 60 (28.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (26.54%) MCSE
9 56 (26.54%) PowerShell
10 55 (26.07%) SQL Server
11 54 (25.59%) Windows Server
12 49 (23.22%) DevOps
13 48 (22.75%) Windows 10
14 44 (20.85%) Microsoft Intune
14 44 (20.85%) AWS
15 43 (20.38%) Configuration Management
16 41 (19.43%) VMware
16 41 (19.43%) Visual Studio Team System
16 41 (19.43%) Mentoring
17 37 (17.54%) Linux
18 36 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
18 36 (17.06%) TOGAF
18 36 (17.06%) IT Strategy
19 35 (16.59%) Server Virtualisation
20 33 (15.64%) IaaS
20 33 (15.64%) CCNA
20 33 (15.64%) Cisco Certification

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 68 (32.23%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.11%) IIS
3 13 (6.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (4.74%) Skype for Business
5 9 (4.27%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.47%) Confluence
7 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (8.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 211 (100.00%) Azure
2 96 (45.50%) Office 365
3 44 (20.85%) AWS
4 33 (15.64%) IaaS
5 30 (14.22%) SaaS
6 25 (11.85%) PaaS
7 18 (8.53%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (8.53%) OneDrive
8 14 (6.64%) iPaaS
9 10 (4.74%) Power Platform
9 10 (4.74%) PowerApps
10 8 (3.79%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 8 (3.79%) GitHub
10 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Flow
11 5 (2.37%) Azure Functions
11 5 (2.37%) Serverless
12 4 (1.90%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.95%) GCP
14 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.47%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.11%) VPN
2 13 (6.16%) Firewall
3 11 (5.21%) DNS
3 11 (5.21%) Internet
3 11 (5.21%) Skype
4 7 (3.32%) SAN
5 6 (2.84%) NetScaler
6 4 (1.90%) BIG-IP
6 4 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.90%) DHCP
6 4 (1.90%) DMZ
6 4 (1.90%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.90%) LAN
6 4 (1.90%) Network Security
6 4 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (1.90%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.90%) VLAN
7 3 (1.42%) BGP
7 3 (1.42%) OSPF
7 3 (1.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.07%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.90%) Power BI
5 4 (1.90%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.47%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 41 (19.43%) Visual Studio Team System
2 27 (12.80%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (7.11%) Visual Studio
5 14 (6.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (6.64%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.84%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.84%) JIRA
7 4 (1.90%) Bugzilla
7 4 (1.90%) Chocolatey
7 4 (1.90%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.90%) GitLab
7 4 (1.90%) MSTest
7 4 (1.90%) ReSharper
7 4 (1.90%) SonarQube
7 4 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.90%) Subversion
7 4 (1.90%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.95%) Gradle
8 2 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 65 (30.81%) Finance
2 7 (3.32%) Banking
2 7 (3.32%) Public Sector
3 4 (1.90%) Billing
3 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.42%) Publishing
4 3 (1.42%) Retail
5 2 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) German Language
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (20.85%) Architect
1 44 (20.85%) Consultant
2 30 (14.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 24 (11.37%) Analyst
3 24 (11.37%) Technical Consultant
4 21 (9.95%) Infrastructure Architect
5 18 (8.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.11%) Technical Analyst
7 14 (6.64%) CRM Analyst
8 12 (5.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.69%) Technical Architect
9 10 (4.74%) Azure Engineer
9 10 (4.74%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (4.74%) Subject Matter Expert
10 9 (4.27%) Azure Consultant
10 9 (4.27%) Microsoft Consultant
10 9 (4.27%) Office 365 Engineer
11 8 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
12 7 (3.32%) Administrator
12 7 (3.32%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.74%) JSON
2 21 (9.95%) .NET
3 14 (6.64%) OAuth
4 11 (5.21%) X-Windows
5 10 (4.74%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.74%) SAML
6 6 (2.84%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.37%) HTML
8 4 (1.90%) HTML5
8 4 (1.90%) jQuery
8 4 (1.90%) Node.js
8 4 (1.90%) OAuth2
9 2 (0.95%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.95%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.47%) CSS
10 1 (0.47%) LINQ
10 1 (0.47%) Spring
10 1 (0.47%) Web Services
10 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (30.81%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.21%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (4.74%) CESG
3 10 (4.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (4.74%) Public Cloud
4 9 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.79%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.37%) Clustering
7 5 (2.37%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.95%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.95%) PKI
9 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 128 (60.66%) Windows
2 54 (25.59%) Windows Server
3 48 (22.75%) Windows 10
4 37 (17.54%) Linux
5 30 (14.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (10.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (6.64%) Windows 7
8 11 (5.21%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.90%) CentOS
9 4 (1.90%) Unix
10 3 (1.42%) Android
11 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.47%) AIX
12 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.47%) VMS
12 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.22%) DevOps
2 43 (20.38%) Configuration Management
3 41 (19.43%) Mentoring
4 36 (17.06%) IT Strategy
4 36 (17.06%) TOGAF
5 35 (16.59%) Server Virtualisation
6 33 (15.64%) Migration
7 31 (14.69%) Presales
7 31 (14.69%) PRINCE2
7 31 (14.69%) Translating Business Requirements
8 27 (12.80%) Project Delivery
9 26 (12.32%) Service Delivery
10 25 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (11.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 24 (11.37%) ITIL
12 21 (9.95%) Customer Requirements
13 19 (9.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 19 (9.00%) Product Management
14 18 (8.53%) CRM
14 18 (8.53%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (30.81%) SQL
2 56 (26.54%) PowerShell
3 17 (8.06%) C#
4 15 (7.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.79%) PHP
5 8 (3.79%) Python
6 5 (2.37%) Java
7 4 (1.90%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.47%) C
9 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (28.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (26.54%) MCSE
3 33 (15.64%) CCNA
3 33 (15.64%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (9.95%) MCITP
5 15 (7.11%) Degree
6 11 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (3.79%) AWS Certification
8 5 (2.37%) CISM
8 5 (2.37%) CISSP
8 5 (2.37%) MCP
9 3 (1.42%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.95%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.47%) CEH
11 1 (0.47%) CISMP
11 1 (0.47%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.47%) GSEC
11 1 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.95%) SLA
2 11 (5.21%) NCSC
2 11 (5.21%) NIST
3 7 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 199 (94.31%) Active Directory
2 36 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (10.90%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.69%) Docker
5 11 (5.21%) LXC
6 8 (3.79%) DFS Replication
6 8 (3.79%) vSphere
7 6 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.84%) XenApp
7 6 (2.84%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.42%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 44 (20.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 24 (11.37%) SCCM
3 9 (4.27%) Terraform
4 8 (3.79%) Ansible
5 6 (2.84%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.90%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.42%) SCOM
7 3 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.42%) vRealize
8 2 (0.95%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.47%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.47%) SCSM
9 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 157 (74.41%) Microsoft
2 41 (19.43%) VMware
3 21 (9.95%) Citrix
4 18 (8.53%) Cisco
5 8 (3.79%) HP
6 6 (2.84%) EMC
6 6 (2.84%) Meraki
6 6 (2.84%) Veeam
7 4 (1.90%) AppDynamics
7 4 (1.90%) CyberArk
7 4 (1.90%) Dell
7 4 (1.90%) F5
7 4 (1.90%) SolarWinds
7 4 (1.90%) Symantec
8 3 (1.42%) NetApp
8 3 (1.42%) Riverbed
9 2 (0.95%) Avaya
9 2 (0.95%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle
9 2 (0.95%) ServiceNow