Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 336 427 528
Rank change year-on-year +91 +101 +64
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 188 116 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.72% 0.39% 0.085%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.57% 1.79% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 177 67 31
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +27.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £86,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% -4.00% +30.21%

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 7,310 6,485 5,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.07% 21.92% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6,189 5,430 4,390
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 August 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 19 August 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 +29 83 £60,000 +14.29% 16
Berkshire -7 55 £63,750 +15.91% 6
Surrey +42 37 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Kent +26 24 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Hampshire +15 19 £50,000 +25.00% 5
West Sussex +3 19 £60,000 +71.43% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 17 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Oxfordshire +47 13 £55,000 - 6
East Sussex +18 4 £66,250 +39.47% 1
Middlesex - 3 £37,500 -
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 185 (98.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 181 (96.28%) Active Directory
3 122 (64.89%) Microsoft
4 103 (54.79%) Windows
5 99 (52.66%) Office 365
6 61 (32.45%) SharePoint
7 56 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 54 (28.72%) MCSE
9 52 (27.66%) PowerShell
10 49 (26.06%) Windows Server
11 45 (23.94%) Windows 10
12 42 (22.34%) Microsoft Intune
12 42 (22.34%) Amazon AWS
13 40 (21.28%) VMware
14 39 (20.74%) Finance
15 37 (19.68%) SCCM
16 36 (19.15%) SQL
17 35 (18.62%) Visual Studio Team System
18 33 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
18 33 (17.55%) Data Centre
19 32 (17.02%) MCITP
19 32 (17.02%) Degree
20 31 (16.49%) Skype
21 30 (15.96%) JSON
22 28 (14.89%) Computer Science
22 28 (14.89%) Computer Science Degree
23 27 (14.36%) Hyper-V
23 27 (14.36%) SAML
23 27 (14.36%) Internet
23 27 (14.36%) B2B

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 61 (32.45%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (8.51%) IIS
4 13 (6.91%) Skype for Business
5 11 (5.85%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.06%) IBM Connections
8 2 (1.06%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.06%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.53%) Apache
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.53%) Confluence
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 18 (9.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 185 (98.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (52.66%) Office 365
3 42 (22.34%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (11.17%) IaaS
5 20 (10.64%) SaaS
6 14 (7.45%) OneDrive
7 13 (6.91%) Dynamics 365
8 12 (6.38%) PaaS
9 9 (4.79%) iPaaS
10 6 (3.19%) Azure Functions
10 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Flow
10 6 (3.19%) Power Platform
10 6 (3.19%) PowerApps
10 6 (3.19%) Serverless
11 4 (2.13%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 4 (2.13%) GitHub
12 2 (1.06%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (1.06%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (1.06%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.49%) Skype
2 27 (14.36%) Internet
3 20 (10.64%) LAN
4 16 (8.51%) Firewall
5 12 (6.38%) VoIP
5 12 (6.38%) VPN
6 8 (4.26%) DNS
6 8 (4.26%) SAN
7 4 (2.13%) DHCP
7 4 (2.13%) Network Security
7 4 (2.13%) WAN
8 3 (1.60%) DKIM
8 3 (1.60%) DMARC
8 3 (1.60%) NAS
8 3 (1.60%) Wireless
9 2 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.06%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (10.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 16 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.13%) Big Data
5 4 (2.13%) Power BI
5 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.06%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (18.62%) Visual Studio Team System
2 20 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (9.57%) Git (software)
4 17 (9.04%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.19%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (3.19%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.66%) JIRA
7 4 (2.13%) Bugzilla
7 4 (2.13%) GitLab
7 4 (2.13%) MSTest
7 4 (2.13%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.13%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.13%) TestDirector
8 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.06%) Chocolatey
9 2 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 39 (20.74%) Finance
2 4 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.60%) Advertising
3 3 (1.60%) Legal
3 3 (1.60%) Publishing
4 2 (1.06%) Banking
4 2 (1.06%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.53%) German Language
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (17.55%) Consultant
2 27 (14.36%) Subject Matter Expert
3 24 (12.77%) Architect
4 23 (12.23%) Cloud Engineer
5 17 (9.04%) Analyst
5 17 (9.04%) Technical Consultant
6 16 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (7.45%) Active Directory Expert
8 13 (6.91%) Azure Engineer
9 12 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (4.79%) CRM Analyst
11 9 (4.79%) Microsoft Consultant
11 9 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.26%) Azure Consultant
13 7 (3.72%) Office 365 Engineer
13 7 (3.72%) Systems Engineer
13 7 (3.72%) Technical Support
14 6 (3.19%) Administrator
14 6 (3.19%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.96%) JSON
2 27 (14.36%) SAML
3 25 (13.30%) OAuth
4 22 (11.70%) .NET
5 16 (8.51%) X-Windows
6 4 (2.13%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.13%) HTML
6 4 (2.13%) HTML5
6 4 (2.13%) jQuery
6 4 (2.13%) Node.js
7 1 (0.53%) Kafka
7 1 (0.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.55%) Data Centre
2 25 (13.30%) CESG
3 16 (8.51%) Linux Command Line
4 13 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.32%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.72%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.13%) User Experience
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) PKI
10 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.53%) Replication
10 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 103 (54.79%) Windows
2 49 (26.06%) Windows Server
3 45 (23.94%) Windows 10
4 24 (12.77%) Linux
5 22 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (11.17%) Windows 7
7 20 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (8.51%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.60%) Android
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 27 (14.36%) B2B
3 26 (13.83%) ITIL
3 26 (13.83%) PRINCE2
4 25 (13.30%) B2C
4 25 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (12.77%) DevOps
5 24 (12.77%) Migration
6 23 (12.23%) Configuration Management
6 23 (12.23%) Project Management
7 22 (11.70%) Presales
8 19 (10.11%) Mentoring
9 18 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (9.57%) CRM
10 16 (8.51%) IT Strategy
10 16 (8.51%) Server Virtualisation
10 16 (8.51%) TOGAF
11 15 (7.98%) Project Delivery
11 15 (7.98%) Translating Business Requirements
12 14 (7.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (27.66%) PowerShell
2 36 (19.15%) SQL
3 20 (10.64%) C#
4 6 (3.19%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.60%) Python
6 2 (1.06%) Java
7 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (28.72%) MCSE
3 32 (17.02%) Degree
3 32 (17.02%) MCITP
4 28 (14.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (11.17%) CCNA
5 21 (11.17%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (5.85%) HNC
7 7 (3.72%) MCSA
8 4 (2.13%) MCP
8 4 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.06%) CISM
9 2 (1.06%) CISSP
9 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.06%) VCP6
10 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.30%) NCSC
1 25 (13.30%) NIST
2 16 (8.51%) SLA
3 6 (3.19%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 181 (96.28%) Active Directory
2 33 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (14.36%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.51%) LXC
5 5 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.66%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.13%) Docker
7 3 (1.60%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.06%) vSphere
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 42 (22.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 37 (19.68%) SCCM
3 6 (3.19%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (2.66%) Terraform
4 5 (2.66%) WSUS
5 4 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.60%) Ansible
6 3 (1.60%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.60%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (1.06%) Puppet
8 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 122 (64.89%) Microsoft
2 40 (21.28%) VMware
3 21 (11.17%) Cisco
4 15 (7.98%) Citrix
5 12 (6.38%) Avaya
6 8 (4.26%) CyberArk
7 6 (3.19%) Dell
8 5 (2.66%) HP
9 3 (1.60%) EMC
9 3 (1.60%) IronPort
9 3 (1.60%) Kaspersky
9 3 (1.60%) Meraki
9 3 (1.60%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.60%) Samsung
9 3 (1.60%) Symantec
9 3 (1.60%) Veeam
10 2 (1.06%) Databricks
10 2 (1.06%) IBM
10 2 (1.06%) Lotus
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle