Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 160 142 185
Rank change year-on-year -18 +43 +62
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 117 52 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.64% 1.34% 0.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.25% 3.04% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 75 43 45
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,500 -
25th Percentile £37,500 £28,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +17.24%
75th Percentile £55,000 £52,125 £57,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,756 1,708 1,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.62% 43.99% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,192 1,515 1,553
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,030 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,375 £66,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Azure Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Active Directory in Yorkshire

Azure Active Directory
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Active Directory in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Azure Active Directory in Yorkshire

Azure Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Active Directory in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Active Directory in Yorkshire

Azure Active Directory
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -23 97 £42,500 +13.33% 23
South Yorkshire -21 13 £40,250 - 1
East Yorkshire -11 4 £56,750 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £72,500 - 3
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Azure Active Directory.

1 117 (100.00%) Azure
2 113 (96.58%) Active Directory
3 81 (69.23%) Microsoft 365
4 80 (68.38%) Microsoft
5 64 (54.70%) Windows
6 54 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 47 (40.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 40 (34.19%) VMware
9 39 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 32 (27.35%) Windows Server
10 32 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (25.64%) IaaS
12 28 (23.93%) DNS
13 25 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (21.37%) Firewall
13 25 (21.37%) Data Centre
14 24 (20.51%) PaaS
15 23 (19.66%) VPN
16 20 (17.09%) SharePoint
16 20 (17.09%) SaaS
17 19 (16.24%) LAN
17 19 (16.24%) WAN
18 18 (15.38%) DHCP
19 17 (14.53%) Finance
19 17 (14.53%) SCOM
19 17 (14.53%) OneDrive
19 17 (14.53%) Social Skills
20 16 (13.68%) SCCM
20 16 (13.68%) PowerShell
20 16 (13.68%) SAML

Azure Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 20 (17.09%) SharePoint
2 14 (11.97%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.71%) Confluence
3 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 117 (100.00%) Azure
2 81 (69.23%) Microsoft 365
3 30 (25.64%) IaaS
4 24 (20.51%) PaaS
5 20 (17.09%) SaaS
6 17 (14.53%) OneDrive
7 8 (6.84%) Rubrik
8 7 (5.98%) Power Platform
9 6 (5.13%) AWS
9 6 (5.13%) Mimecast
10 5 (4.27%) Azure Monitor
11 4 (3.42%) Azure Key Vault
12 2 (1.71%) Azure Sentinel
13 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.85%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.93%) DNS
2 25 (21.37%) Firewall
3 23 (19.66%) VPN
4 19 (16.24%) LAN
4 19 (16.24%) WAN
5 18 (15.38%) DHCP
6 15 (12.82%) NetScaler
6 15 (12.82%) SAN
7 14 (11.97%) VLAN
8 13 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 10 (8.55%) VoIP
10 9 (7.69%) Unified Communications
11 5 (4.27%) Asterisk PBX
11 5 (4.27%) Network Security
11 5 (4.27%) SSL
11 5 (4.27%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (3.42%) IPsec
12 4 (3.42%) WLAN
13 3 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (1.71%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2019
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.85%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.71%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) kappa
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (14.53%) Finance
1 17 (14.53%) Social Skills
2 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.71%) Local Government
4 1 (0.85%) Law
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (11.97%) Cloud Consultant
2 14 (11.97%) Consultant
2 14 (11.97%) Operations Engineer
2 14 (11.97%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (9.40%) Azure Engineer
3 11 (9.40%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) IT Support
7 6 (5.13%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Azure Specialist
9 4 (3.42%) Developer
9 4 (3.42%) React Developer
9 4 (3.42%) Security Specialist
9 4 (3.42%) Service Desk Engineer
10 3 (2.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.68%) SAML
2 15 (12.82%) LDAP
2 15 (12.82%) OAuth
3 6 (5.13%) JSON
4 4 (3.42%) .NET
4 4 (3.42%) CSS
4 4 (3.42%) HTML
4 4 (3.42%) React
5 1 (0.85%) ARM Templates
5 1 (0.85%) Kafka
5 1 (0.85%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.37%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.97%) Public Cloud
3 10 (8.55%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.42%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.42%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.42%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.42%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.42%) Replication
5 4 (3.42%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.71%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.71%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (0.85%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (54.70%) Windows
2 39 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 32 (27.35%) Windows Server
4 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
5 6 (5.13%) Linux
5 6 (5.13%) VMS
6 5 (4.27%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (12.82%) RBAC
3 14 (11.97%) Presales
3 14 (11.97%) Requirements Gathering
4 13 (11.11%) DevOps
5 12 (10.26%) Fintech
6 10 (8.55%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (8.55%) Incident Management
6 10 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (8.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (7.69%) Information Security
8 8 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.98%) ITIL
9 7 (5.98%) Software Licensing
10 6 (5.13%) Data Management
10 6 (5.13%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.13%) Security Patching
11 5 (4.27%) Proactive Monitoring
11 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.68%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.98%) SQL
3 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.84%) CCNA
2 8 (6.84%) CCNP
2 8 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (6.84%) MCSA
2 8 (6.84%) MCSE
3 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.98%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.71%) HNC
4 2 (1.71%) MCDST
5 1 (0.85%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.27%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (4.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (2.56%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) GDPR
4 1 (0.85%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.85%) SOC 2
System Software
1 113 (96.58%) Active Directory
2 32 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.84%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (5.98%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.27%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (3.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (40.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (14.53%) SCOM
3 16 (13.68%) SCCM
4 11 (9.40%) Single Sign-On
5 8 (6.84%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 8 (6.84%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.42%) WSUS
7 3 (2.56%) Terraform
8 2 (1.71%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.71%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (68.38%) Microsoft
2 40 (34.19%) VMware
3 15 (12.82%) CyberArk
4 13 (11.11%) Cisco
4 13 (11.11%) Veeam
5 9 (7.69%) Veritas
6 7 (5.98%) Adobe
6 7 (5.98%) Apple
6 7 (5.98%) Citrix
7 5 (4.27%) Draytek
7 5 (4.27%) SonicWALL
8 4 (3.42%) Brocade
8 4 (3.42%) HP
8 4 (3.42%) NetApp
8 4 (3.42%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.42%) Zerto
9 1 (0.85%) Aruba
9 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.85%) ConnectWise
9 1 (0.85%) Databricks