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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 28 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 54 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.88% 3.05% 0.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.09% 45.45% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 4
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 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
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
110 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.06% 6.72% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66 26 9
Median salary £44,000 £47,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £65,000
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +7 42 £50,000 +36.98% 1
Birkenhead - 2 £38,250 -
St Helens - 2 £33,750 - 1
Wirral -5 1 - -
Bootle - 1 £36,000 -
Southport - 1 £52,203 -
Microsoft Azure
North West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 54 (72.00%) Windows
2 50 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 39 (52.00%) Windows Server
4 34 (45.33%) ITIL
4 34 (45.33%) SQL Server
4 34 (45.33%) Hyper-V
5 33 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (42.67%) Data Centre
7 30 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 30 (40.00%) Finance
8 28 (37.33%) Banking
9 27 (36.00%) VMware
10 26 (34.67%) Linux
10 26 (34.67%) Hybrid Cloud
11 25 (33.33%) ITIL V3
12 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (29.33%) SQL
13 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (29.33%) DevOps
14 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
14 20 (26.67%) Citrix
14 20 (26.67%) Office 365
15 19 (25.33%) Cisco
15 19 (25.33%) Private Cloud
16 17 (22.67%) EMC
16 17 (22.67%) IaaS
17 16 (21.33%) SaaS
17 16 (21.33%) PaaS
17 16 (21.33%) PRINCE2
17 16 (21.33%) Mentoring

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 14 (18.67%) IIS
2 13 (17.33%) Apache
2 13 (17.33%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (17.33%) JBoss
2 13 (17.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.67%) GroupWise
4 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.33%) Confluence
5 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (26.67%) Office 365
3 17 (22.67%) IaaS
4 16 (21.33%) PaaS
4 16 (21.33%) SaaS
5 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.33%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.33%) Heroku
6 1 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) VPN
2 13 (17.33%) DHCP
2 13 (17.33%) DNS
2 13 (17.33%) SAN
3 5 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.33%) Skype
5 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.00%) Big Data
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.67%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.00%) JIRA
2 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) GoCD
4 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.33%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (40.00%) Finance
2 28 (37.33%) Banking
3 7 (9.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.00%) Back Office
5 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Architect
2 16 (21.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 14 (18.67%) Cloud Architect
3 14 (18.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (17.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (17.33%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Server Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Windows Server Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) DBA
8 3 (4.00%) Head of IT
8 3 (4.00%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (2.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) Middleware
2 6 (8.00%) .NET
2 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.00%) Web Services
3 5 (6.67%) HTML
4 4 (5.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.33%) CSS
4 4 (5.33%) WPF
5 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (4.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (4.00%) jQuery
5 3 (4.00%) LINQ
6 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.67%) Ember.js
6 2 (2.67%) Handlebars
6 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.33%) Angular 2
7 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (42.67%) Data Centre
2 26 (34.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 19 (25.33%) Private Cloud
4 16 (21.33%) Public Cloud
5 13 (17.33%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.33%) Driving Licence
8 3 (4.00%) Clustering
8 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (4.00%) Replication
9 2 (2.67%) User Experience
10 1 (1.33%) Blockchain
10 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.33%) Economics
10 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 54 (72.00%) Windows
2 39 (52.00%) Windows Server
3 26 (34.67%) Linux
4 13 (17.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.67%) VMS
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) AIX
7 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) ITIL
2 25 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 22 (29.33%) DevOps
4 16 (21.33%) Mentoring
4 16 (21.33%) PRINCE2
5 14 (18.67%) Line Management
6 13 (17.33%) Identity Management
6 13 (17.33%) Load Balancing
6 13 (17.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 13 (17.33%) TOGAF
6 13 (17.33%) Wealth Management
7 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.00%) Operations Management
9 8 (10.67%) Converged Infrastructure
10 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (6.67%) MVC
11 4 (5.33%) B2B
11 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 22 (29.33%) SQL
3 7 (9.33%) C#
4 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) Go
6 1 (1.33%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) Python
6 1 (1.33%) Scala
6 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (20.00%) MCSE
3 13 (17.33%) CCNA
3 13 (17.33%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (17.33%) Degree
3 13 (17.33%) EMC Certification
4 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) CCA
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.33%) MBA
6 1 (1.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.33%) VCAP
6 1 (1.33%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (45.33%) Hyper-V
2 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.67%) NDS
4 2 (2.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Docker
5 1 (1.33%) pfSense
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) AirWatch
2 11 (14.67%) NetBackup
3 7 (9.33%) SCOrch
4 6 (8.00%) SCCM
4 6 (8.00%) SCOM
4 6 (8.00%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.67%) Nagios
5 2 (2.67%) Puppet
6 1 (1.33%) Ansible
6 1 (1.33%) Terraform
6 1 (1.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 50 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.00%) VMware
3 20 (26.67%) Citrix
4 19 (25.33%) Cisco
5 17 (22.67%) EMC
6 15 (20.00%) IBM
7 14 (18.67%) Oracle
8 13 (17.33%) Software AG
9 3 (4.00%) SAP
10 2 (2.67%) Adobe
10 2 (2.67%) Dell
10 2 (2.67%) Google
10 2 (2.67%) HP
10 2 (2.67%) RedGate
10 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.67%) SaltStack
10 2 (2.67%) Teradata
10 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
11 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.33%) BT
Merseyside
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
St. Helens
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago