Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 166 198 277
Rank change year-on-year +32 +79 -2
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 41 81 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.91% 1.05% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.80% 4.02% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 41
Median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +20.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £38,375 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,100 £87,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,464 2,014 1,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 32.60% 26.02% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,204 1,529 1,460
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,575 £27,200 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in the West Midlands

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in the West Midlands

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in the West Midlands

Azure Active Directory
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
Birmingham +10 16 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Solihull +12 9 £45,000 -18.92%
Warwickshire +26 8 £30,000 -
Coventry +23 3 £65,000 +47.73% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £52,500 -
Wolverhampton +2 1 £75,000 +172.73%
Walsall - 1 £75,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £75,000 -
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 41 (100.00%) Azure
2 38 (92.68%) Active Directory
3 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
3 28 (68.29%) Office 365
4 26 (63.41%) Windows
5 19 (46.34%) Microsoft Intune
6 15 (36.59%) Windows 10
6 15 (36.59%) PowerShell
7 14 (34.15%) OneDrive
8 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
10 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
10 11 (26.83%) DevOps
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (26.83%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (26.83%) Power Platform
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (24.39%) ITIL
11 10 (24.39%) SQL
12 9 (21.95%) DHCP
12 9 (21.95%) Public Sector
13 8 (19.51%) Skype
13 8 (19.51%) Presales
13 8 (19.51%) Skype for Business
14 7 (17.07%) AWS
14 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
14 7 (17.07%) Device Driver
14 7 (17.07%) Project Delivery
14 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineering

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.51%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 41 (100.00%) Azure
2 28 (68.29%) Office 365
3 14 (34.15%) OneDrive
4 11 (26.83%) Power Platform
5 7 (17.07%) AWS
6 6 (14.63%) IaaS
6 6 (14.63%) PowerApps
7 4 (9.76%) PaaS
7 4 (9.76%) SaaS
8 2 (4.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (4.88%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
8 2 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (4.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (2.44%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) DHCP
2 8 (19.51%) Skype
3 6 (14.63%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) Internet
4 4 (9.76%) DNS
4 4 (9.76%) VPN
5 2 (4.88%) Broadband
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.88%) NAS
5 2 (4.88%) SAN
5 2 (4.88%) SMTP
5 2 (4.88%) SNMP
5 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) VLAN
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.83%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (12.20%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (12.20%) Power BI
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.32%) Big Data
4 3 (7.32%) Data Lake
4 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) DB2
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (4.88%) WinDbg
General
1 9 (21.95%) Public Sector
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Consultant
2 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) Implementation Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Office 365 Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) Office 365 Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Data Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Project Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Data Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.88%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Core
2 3 (7.32%) Entity Framework
2 3 (7.32%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (4.88%) JSON
4 1 (2.44%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Device Driver
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.88%) Handset
3 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows 10
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) DevOps
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Presales
4 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (17.07%) Project Delivery
5 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.63%) Migration
5 6 (14.63%) Strategic Roadmap
6 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.76%) High Availability
8 3 (7.32%) Actionable Insight
8 3 (7.32%) Backlog Management
8 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 3 (7.32%) Identity Management
8 3 (7.32%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (7.32%) Process Improvement
8 3 (7.32%) Technology Roadmap
8 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) PowerShell
2 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.32%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) MCSA
3 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) CISM
4 2 (4.88%) CISSP
4 2 (4.88%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (4.88%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
4 2 (4.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (4.88%) GDPR
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (92.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Docker
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) Databricks
4 3 (7.32%) Dell
4 3 (7.32%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) BeyondTrust
6 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Okta
6 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto