Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 205 166 263
Rank change year-on-year -39 +97 +5
Permanent jobs citing Azure Active Directory 40 30 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.69% 0.73% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.66% 2.17% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 46
10th Percentile £29,250 £38,750 £25,625
25th Percentile £32,591 £42,000 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% -1.69%
75th Percentile £53,375 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £73,350 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +4.55%

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 2,410 1,381 2,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.61% 33.61% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,044 1,201 1,679
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -12 35 £45,000 -18.18% 10
South Yorkshire -34 3 - - 2
North Yorkshire -15 2 £37,000 -17.78% 2
Azure Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 40 (100.00%) Azure
2 39 (97.50%) Active Directory
3 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 31 (77.50%) Windows
5 28 (70.00%) Microsoft 365
6 17 (42.50%) SharePoint
7 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 14 (35.00%) DNS
8 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (27.50%) VMware
9 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
9 11 (27.50%) Hyper-V
9 11 (27.50%) OneDrive
9 11 (27.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
11 8 (20.00%) Firewall
11 8 (20.00%) Finance
12 7 (17.50%) Migration
12 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (17.50%) MCSE
12 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
12 7 (17.50%) IaaS
12 7 (17.50%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (17.50%) Failover Clustering
13 6 (15.00%) SaaS
13 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
13 6 (15.00%) ITIL
13 6 (15.00%) DHCP

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 17 (42.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.00%) Confluence
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 40 (100.00%) Azure
2 28 (70.00%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (27.50%) OneDrive
4 7 (17.50%) IaaS
5 6 (15.00%) SaaS
6 4 (10.00%) PaaS
7 3 (7.50%) Azure Sentinel
8 1 (2.50%) AWS
8 1 (2.50%) Azure Key Vault
8 1 (2.50%) Datadog
8 1 (2.50%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) DNS
2 8 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (15.00%) DHCP
4 5 (12.50%) SAN
4 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (10.00%) BGP
5 4 (10.00%) IPsec
5 4 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (10.00%) VPN
6 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (7.50%) Skype
7 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.50%) LAN
7 1 (2.50%) NAS
7 1 (2.50%) Network Security
7 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Social Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Local Government
4 3 (7.50%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Azure Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (10.00%) Project Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) JSON
1 2 (5.00%) SAML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.50%) OAuth
2 1 (2.50%) OAuth2
2 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) Cloud Native
4 4 (10.00%) Private Cloud
5 3 (7.50%) Cyberattack
5 3 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.50%) Mac OS
6 3 (7.50%) Unix
6 3 (7.50%) VMS
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (2.50%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (17.50%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) Change Management
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.50%) Project Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security
5 4 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.00%) Server Management
5 4 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (10.00%) SIEM
5 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Use Case
6 3 (7.50%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) MCSE
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) CCNA
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.50%) MCSA
4 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (2.50%) GDPR
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (97.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (17.50%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (12.50%) Jamf Pro
4 4 (10.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 4 (10.00%) SCCM
4 4 (10.00%) WSUS
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (7.50%) SCOM
5 3 (7.50%) SCVMM
6 2 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Sophos
4 4 (10.00%) Dell
4 4 (10.00%) MikroTik
4 4 (10.00%) Ubiquiti
5 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) Apple
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco
7 1 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Okta
7 1 (2.50%) OneLogin
7 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.50%) Veeam