The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 652 795 947
Rank change year-on-year +143 +152  
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 223 140 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.14% 0.015%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.47% 1.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 186 118 12
Median salary £62,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.55% +8.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  

Azure Active Directory is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15145 11692 9481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.03% 11.88% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12551 9927 7709
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Azure Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in the UK

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in the UK

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the UK

Azure Active Directory
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +141 204 £62,500 +30.20% 24
London +93 112 £65,000 +20.37% 13
West Midlands +46 40 £65,000 +32.65% 3
City of London +46 35 £62,500 +25.00% 6
Birmingham +28 23 £65,000 +31.31% 1
East Midlands +40 16 £46,500 -11.42%
South East +40 14 £40,000 -16.23% 3
Nottinghamshire - 14 £44,500 -
Nottingham - 14 £44,500 -
East of England +1 12 £50,000 -4.76%
Scotland +25 10 £38,724 -44.67% 2
Coventry - 9 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +32 7 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Reading +29 7 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South West -7 7 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Surrey - 6 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 6 £34,750 -
Somerset +2 5 £52,500 - 1
Bath -6 5 £52,500 -
Edinburgh -6 5 £60,000 -14.28% 2
Cambridgeshire -8 5 - -
North West -33 5 £47,500 +9.82% 2
Shropshire - 5 £69,713 -
Peterborough - 5 - -
Watford - 5 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £55,000 -
Yorkshire 0 4 £70,000 +59.09%
Cheshire -31 4 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Telford - 4 £69,713 -
Warrington - 4 £42,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Azure Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 300 (99.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 286 (94.70%) Active Directory
3 242 (80.13%) Microsoft
4 190 (62.91%) Windows
5 176 (58.28%) Office 365
6 128 (42.38%) Windows Server
7 102 (33.77%) VMware
8 85 (28.15%) PowerShell
9 81 (26.82%) SQL
10 75 (24.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 75 (24.83%) IaaS
11 74 (24.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 73 (24.17%) VMware Infrastructure
13 67 (22.19%) SQL Server
14 66 (21.85%) DNS
14 66 (21.85%) Firewall
15 64 (21.19%) MS Exchange
15 64 (21.19%) Amazon AWS
16 62 (20.53%) PaaS
17 60 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
18 57 (18.87%) SCCM
19 52 (17.22%) MCSE
20 51 (16.89%) SharePoint
20 51 (16.89%) .NET
21 50 (16.56%) Linux
21 50 (16.56%) DevOps
22 49 (16.23%) Microsoft Intune
23 47 (15.56%) ITIL
24 46 (15.23%) Citrix
24 46 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2010

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 64 (21.19%) MS Exchange
2 51 (16.89%) SharePoint
3 46 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (14.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 43 (14.24%) Skype for Business
6 33 (10.93%) Confluence
7 24 (7.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (4.97%) Apache
8 15 (4.97%) IIS
9 7 (2.32%) JBoss
10 6 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.99%) CMS
10 6 (1.99%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.66%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.32%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.66%) nginx
14 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 26 (8.61%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.99%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 300 (99.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 176 (58.28%) Office 365
3 75 (24.83%) IaaS
4 64 (21.19%) Amazon AWS
5 62 (20.53%) PaaS
6 22 (7.28%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (7.28%) Amazon S3
7 21 (6.95%) OneDrive
8 19 (6.29%) SaaS
9 18 (5.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 18 (5.96%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (4.64%) Amazon SQS
11 10 (3.31%) G Suite
12 8 (2.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (2.32%) Dropbox
13 7 (2.32%) Route 53
14 5 (1.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (1.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 66 (21.85%) DNS
1 66 (21.85%) Firewall
2 45 (14.90%) Skype
3 39 (12.91%) DHCP
4 33 (10.93%) VPN
5 27 (8.94%) WAN
6 22 (7.28%) SAN
7 21 (6.95%) LAN
8 20 (6.62%) TCP/IP
9 14 (4.64%) NAS
10 11 (3.64%) Wireless
11 10 (3.31%) BGP
11 10 (3.31%) OSPF
11 10 (3.31%) VLAN
11 10 (3.31%) VoIP
12 9 (2.98%) DMZ
13 8 (2.65%) Kerberos
14 7 (2.32%) Internet
14 7 (2.32%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (1.99%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.94%) Azure SQL Database
3 25 (8.28%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (2.98%) MySQL
5 7 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (0.99%) Big Data
8 3 (0.99%) DocumentDB
8 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.99%) Power BI
9 2 (0.66%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (10.60%) JIRA
2 30 (9.93%) Git (software)
3 23 (7.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (4.64%) TeamCity
6 13 (4.30%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.32%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.66%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.33%) Psake
10 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (14.24%) Finance
2 18 (5.96%) Banking
3 9 (2.98%) Marketing
4 7 (2.32%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.99%) Advertising
6 2 (0.66%) Billing
6 2 (0.66%) Front Office
7 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Law
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
7 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 59 (19.54%) Consultant
2 53 (17.55%) Architect
3 37 (12.25%) Analyst
4 32 (10.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (10.60%) Office 365 Engineer
5 30 (9.93%) Azure Engineer
6 29 (9.60%) Cloud Engineer
7 28 (9.27%) Azure Consultant
8 26 (8.61%) Messaging Engineer
9 22 (7.28%) DevOps Engineer
10 20 (6.62%) Exchange Engineer
11 19 (6.29%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (5.63%) Azure DevOps
13 16 (5.30%) Cloud Consultant
13 16 (5.30%) Developer
14 13 (4.30%) .NET Developer
14 13 (4.30%) Active Directory Engineer
14 13 (4.30%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 13 (4.30%) Support Analyst
15 12 (3.97%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (16.89%) .NET
2 28 (9.27%) HTML
3 21 (6.95%) ASP.NET
4 19 (6.29%) CSS
5 14 (4.64%) WAP
6 13 (4.30%) .NET Framework
7 12 (3.97%) Web Services
8 10 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (3.31%) Middleware
9 9 (2.98%) Entity Framework
9 9 (2.98%) HTML5
9 9 (2.98%) LAMP
9 9 (2.98%) Node.js
9 9 (2.98%) Redux
9 9 (2.98%) REST
9 9 (2.98%) SOAP
10 8 (2.65%) JSON
11 7 (2.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (1.99%) SAML
13 5 (1.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.28%) PKI
3 21 (6.95%) Hybrid Cloud
4 15 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.97%) Private Cloud
5 13 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.30%) Public Cloud
6 11 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.64%) iPad
7 10 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.31%) BYOD
7 10 (3.31%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (3.31%) Fat Client
7 10 (3.31%) Thin Client
8 8 (2.65%) Virtual Team
9 7 (2.32%) Clustering
9 7 (2.32%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (2.32%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 190 (62.91%) Windows
2 128 (42.38%) Windows Server
3 74 (24.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (16.56%) Linux
6 38 (12.58%) Windows 10
7 30 (9.93%) Windows 7
8 20 (6.62%) Mac OS X
9 12 (3.97%) Apple iOS
10 11 (3.64%) CentOS
11 10 (3.31%) Ubuntu
12 8 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.32%) Solaris
13 4 (1.32%) Unix
14 3 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.99%) SUSE
14 3 (0.99%) VMS
15 2 (0.66%) Android
15 2 (0.66%) Debian
15 2 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (16.56%) DevOps
2 47 (15.56%) ITIL
3 38 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (10.93%) Presales
6 32 (10.60%) Migration
7 25 (8.28%) Mobile Device Management
8 20 (6.62%) TDD
9 17 (5.63%) Identity Management
9 17 (5.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 17 (5.63%) Problem Management
10 16 (5.30%) Configuration Management
10 16 (5.30%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (4.97%) Change Management
11 15 (4.97%) Service Delivery
12 14 (4.64%) CRM
12 14 (4.64%) Task Automation
13 13 (4.30%) MVC
13 13 (4.30%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 85 (28.15%) PowerShell
2 81 (26.82%) SQL
3 37 (12.25%) C#
4 25 (8.28%) JavaScript
5 22 (7.28%) Java
6 14 (4.64%) VBScript
7 10 (3.31%) PHP
8 8 (2.65%) C++
9 6 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.66%) Python
10 5 (1.66%) Ruby
11 3 (0.99%) Perl
12 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.66%) F#
12 2 (0.66%) PHP 5
12 2 (0.66%) PHP 7
12 2 (0.66%) Scala
13 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 75 (24.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (17.22%) MCSE
3 36 (11.92%) MCSA
4 22 (7.28%) SC Cleared
4 22 (7.28%) Security Cleared
5 21 (6.95%) Degree
6 16 (5.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 12 (3.97%) AWS Certification
8 11 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.99%) MCITP
11 5 (1.66%) CCIE
11 5 (1.66%) CCNP
12 3 (0.99%) MCSD
13 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.33%) CCNA
14 1 (0.33%) CISSP
14 1 (0.33%) JNCIA
14 1 (0.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.97%) QA
2 5 (1.66%) SLA
3 4 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 286 (94.70%) Active Directory
2 73 (24.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (15.23%) Hyper-V
4 37 (12.25%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (6.29%) vSphere
6 14 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (2.65%) Docker
9 6 (1.99%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (1.66%) XenApp
11 4 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.66%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 57 (18.87%) SCCM
2 49 (16.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 40 (13.25%) SCOM
4 22 (7.28%) Puppet
5 19 (6.29%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (5.96%) AirWatch
7 13 (4.30%) Ansible
8 8 (2.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (2.65%) Nagios
9 6 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (1.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (1.99%) XenMobile
10 5 (1.66%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.66%) SCVMM
11 4 (1.32%) BladeLogic
11 4 (1.32%) Control-M
11 4 (1.32%) MIMEsweeper
11 4 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 242 (80.13%) Microsoft
2 102 (33.77%) VMware
3 46 (15.23%) Citrix
4 32 (10.60%) Cisco
5 15 (4.97%) Apple
5 15 (4.97%) Oracle
6 14 (4.64%) Atlassian
6 14 (4.64%) New Relic
7 13 (4.30%) Google
7 13 (4.30%) IronPort
8 11 (3.64%) NetApp
8 11 (3.64%) Symantec
9 10 (3.31%) AppSense
9 10 (3.31%) Sophos
9 10 (3.31%) Trend Micro
10 9 (2.98%) Splunk
11 8 (2.65%) HP
12 7 (2.32%) Barracuda Networks
13 6 (1.99%) FactSet
13 6 (1.99%) Palo Alto
United Kingdom
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Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £72,000 and excellent benefits / equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £75k per year + Car allowance & Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £75k per year + Car allowance & Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
World Fuel Services
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-40,000, Bonus, Pension, Flexible Working, Company Mobile
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 9 days ago
England
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago