Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 114 215
Rank change year-on-year -62 +101 +47
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 89 42 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.33% 1.55% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.20% 3.82% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 65
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £34,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,188 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.42% -5.00% +27.39%
75th Percentile £55,250 £57,063 £58,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% -4.17%

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 2,779 1,099 1,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.42% 40.67% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,235 985 1,582
10th Percentile £29,810 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -39 82 £44,750 -5.79% 12
South Yorkshire -46 5 £23,137 -51.29% 2
North Yorkshire -12 1 £26,500 -41.11% 2
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 89 (100.00%) Azure
2 85 (95.51%) Active Directory
3 66 (74.16%) Microsoft
3 66 (74.16%) Microsoft 365
4 55 (61.80%) Windows
5 41 (46.07%) Microsoft Intune
6 29 (32.58%) Data Centre
7 28 (31.46%) Windows 10
8 27 (30.34%) SharePoint
9 24 (26.97%) VMware
9 24 (26.97%) Windows Server
9 24 (26.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 20 (22.47%) OneDrive
11 19 (21.35%) Finance
11 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (20.22%) DNS
13 16 (17.98%) VPN
14 15 (16.85%) SAN
14 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
14 15 (16.85%) Firewall
14 15 (16.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (16.85%) PowerShell
14 15 (16.85%) Public Cloud
15 14 (15.73%) Requirements Gathering
15 14 (15.73%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 14 (15.73%) Presales
15 14 (15.73%) DHCP
15 14 (15.73%) MS Exchange
16 13 (14.61%) Hyper-V
16 13 (14.61%) SaaS

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 27 (30.34%) SharePoint
2 14 (15.73%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.74%) Confluence
4 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.25%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 89 (100.00%) Azure
2 66 (74.16%) Microsoft 365
3 20 (22.47%) OneDrive
4 13 (14.61%) SaaS
5 8 (8.99%) IaaS
5 8 (8.99%) PaaS
6 6 (6.74%) Power Platform
7 3 (3.37%) Azure Key Vault
7 3 (3.37%) Azure Sentinel
8 2 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.25%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (2.25%) Serverless
9 1 (1.12%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) DNS
2 16 (17.98%) VPN
3 15 (16.85%) Firewall
3 15 (16.85%) SAN
4 14 (15.73%) DHCP
5 12 (13.48%) Unified Communications
6 11 (12.36%) LAN
6 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
6 11 (12.36%) WAN
7 10 (11.24%) VLAN
7 10 (11.24%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (6.74%) NetScaler
9 4 (4.49%) BGP
9 4 (4.49%) IPsec
9 4 (4.49%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.25%) Skype
12 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
12 1 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2019
3 2 (2.25%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) JIRA
2 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.25%) kappa
3 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (21.35%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Social Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Organisational Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (16.85%) Consultant
3 14 (15.73%) Cloud Consultant
3 14 (15.73%) Technical Consultant
4 13 (14.61%) Azure Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Azure DevOps
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Architect
7 5 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.49%) Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) SAML
2 7 (7.87%) JSON
3 6 (6.74%) .NET
3 6 (6.74%) LDAP
3 6 (6.74%) OAuth
4 4 (4.49%) CSS
4 4 (4.49%) HTML
4 4 (4.49%) React
5 2 (2.25%) ARM Templates
5 2 (2.25%) Kafka
5 2 (2.25%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.12%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.12%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.58%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.85%) Public Cloud
3 10 (11.24%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.62%) Cloud Native
5 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.62%) Replication
6 4 (4.49%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (4.49%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.25%) Cyberattack
7 2 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 55 (61.80%) Windows
2 28 (31.46%) Windows 10
3 24 (26.97%) Windows Server
4 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2019
5 9 (10.11%) Mac OS
5 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (15.73%) Presales
2 14 (15.73%) Requirements Gathering
3 12 (13.48%) DevOps
4 11 (12.36%) Configuration Management
5 7 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (7.87%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.87%) Software Licensing
6 6 (6.74%) Data Management
6 6 (6.74%) Information Security
6 6 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (6.74%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.62%) Data Protection
7 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.62%) ITIL
7 5 (5.62%) Migration
7 5 (5.62%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.62%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.11%) SQL
3 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.11%) CCNA
2 9 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.11%) MCSE
3 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) CCNP
4 4 (4.49%) MCSA
5 2 (2.25%) A+ Certification
5 2 (2.25%) HNC
5 2 (2.25%) MCDST
6 1 (1.12%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) Cyber Essentials
1 9 (10.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 9 (10.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) GDPR
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 85 (95.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.61%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.62%) Docker
4 5 (5.62%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (4.49%) vSphere
6 3 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (46.07%) Microsoft Intune
2 14 (15.73%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 11 (12.36%) Single Sign-On
4 10 (11.24%) SCCM
5 8 (8.99%) SCOM
6 7 (7.87%) Kubernetes
7 6 (6.74%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (5.62%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (4.49%) NetBackup
10 3 (3.37%) Terraform
11 2 (2.25%) FortiGate
11 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (2.25%) Puppet
11 2 (2.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 66 (74.16%) Microsoft
2 24 (26.97%) VMware
3 10 (11.24%) Cisco
3 10 (11.24%) Veeam
4 8 (8.99%) Apple
5 7 (7.87%) Adobe
6 6 (6.74%) CyberArk
7 5 (5.62%) Draytek
7 5 (5.62%) SonicWALL
7 5 (5.62%) Sophos
8 4 (4.49%) Brocade
8 4 (4.49%) Dell
8 4 (4.49%) HP
8 4 (4.49%) MikroTik
8 4 (4.49%) NetApp
8 4 (4.49%) Ubiquiti
8 4 (4.49%) Veritas
8 4 (4.49%) Zerto
9 2 (2.25%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.25%) Databricks