The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 50 49 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 23 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.39% 2.09% 1.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.67% 37.50% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 7
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -37.93%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Microsoft Azure
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Cloud Services Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.05% 5.57% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 48 19 18
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,350 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Merseyside region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Merseyside

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool -11 17 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Wirral -12 2 £61,000 +35.55%
Prescot - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
North West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (48.98%) VMware
4 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 18 (36.73%) ITIL
7 17 (34.69%) Cisco
7 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (34.69%) ITIL V3
7 17 (34.69%) DevOps
8 16 (32.65%) Mentoring
8 16 (32.65%) Data Centre
8 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
8 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
9 15 (30.61%) EMC
9 15 (30.61%) Citrix
9 15 (30.61%) PRINCE2
9 15 (30.61%) Linux
10 14 (28.57%) IBM
10 14 (28.57%) Banking
10 14 (28.57%) SaaS
11 13 (26.53%) IaaS
11 13 (26.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 13 (26.53%) Public Cloud
11 13 (26.53%) Degree
11 13 (26.53%) DHCP
11 13 (26.53%) DNS
11 13 (26.53%) SAN
11 13 (26.53%) MCSE

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 12 (24.49%) Apache
1 12 (24.49%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (24.49%) IIS
1 12 (24.49%) JBoss
1 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (28.57%) SaaS
3 13 (26.53%) IaaS
4 12 (24.49%) PaaS
5 6 (12.24%) Office 365
6 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) DHCP
1 13 (26.53%) DNS
1 13 (26.53%) SAN
2 12 (24.49%) VPN
3 4 (8.16%) Firewall
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
5 1 (2.04%) MPLS
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) WAN
5 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.20%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.08%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (28.57%) Banking
2 12 (24.49%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Back Office
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Automotive
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Architect
2 14 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
2 14 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 13 (26.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Developer
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.20%) DBA
5 5 (10.20%) Senior DBA
5 5 (10.20%) Senior SQL DBA
5 5 (10.20%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 5 (10.20%) SQL DBA
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Head of IT
7 3 (6.12%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Middleware
2 8 (16.33%) .NET
3 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.16%) Web Services
4 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.08%) CSS
5 2 (4.08%) HTML
5 2 (4.08%) jQuery
6 1 (2.04%) LINQ
6 1 (2.04%) WCF
6 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Data Centre
2 13 (26.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (26.53%) Public Cloud
3 12 (24.49%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (12.24%) Clustering
5 5 (10.20%) Replication
6 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
6 3 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.61%) Linux
4 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) ITIL
2 17 (34.69%) DevOps
2 17 (34.69%) ITIL V3
3 16 (32.65%) Mentoring
4 15 (30.61%) PRINCE2
5 12 (24.49%) Identity Management
5 12 (24.49%) Line Management
5 12 (24.49%) Load Balancing
5 12 (24.49%) Mobile Device Management
5 12 (24.49%) TOGAF
5 12 (24.49%) Wealth Management
6 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.24%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (10.20%) Database Optimisation
8 5 (10.20%) Database Security
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
8 5 (10.20%) MVC
9 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
10 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) C
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 13 (26.53%) MCSE
3 12 (24.49%) CCNA
3 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (24.49%) EMC Certification
4 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MBA
6 1 (2.04%) MCSA
6 1 (2.04%) VCP6
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.04%) Nagios
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
2 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 24 (48.98%) VMware
3 17 (34.69%) Cisco
4 15 (30.61%) Citrix
4 15 (30.61%) EMC
5 14 (28.57%) IBM
6 13 (26.53%) Oracle
7 12 (24.49%) Software AG
8 5 (10.20%) RedGate
9 3 (6.12%) HP
9 3 (6.12%) SAP
10 2 (4.08%) Adobe
10 2 (4.08%) Google
10 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (4.08%) Teradata
11 1 (2.04%) BT
11 1 (2.04%) Dell
11 1 (2.04%) Meraki
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