Period
to 7 May 2021

The median annual salary for an Azure Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 147 164 221
Rank change year-on-year +17 +57 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 21 28 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.77% 0.71% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.75% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 18
10th Percentile £40,250 £47,688 £48,375
25th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £52,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
75th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £99,350 £76,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +15.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 2,593 3,715 5,320
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 94.03% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,996 2,949 4,391
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.65% +7.62% +5.00%
75th Percentile £69,125 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Azure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Azure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Engineer in Berkshire

Azure Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Azure Engineer in Berkshire

Azure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Engineer in Berkshire

Azure Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 7 May 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
Reading +26 15 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Slough +8 3 £55,000 -15.38%
Newbury +24 1 £31,500 -21.25%
Azure Engineer
South East

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, Azure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Azure Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Azure
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) DevOps
4 10 (47.62%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
6 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (28.57%) Information Security
7 6 (28.57%) C#
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (23.81%) Power BI
8 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (23.81%) Power Platform
8 5 (23.81%) Social Skills
9 4 (19.05%) jQuery
9 4 (19.05%) Web Development
9 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
9 4 (19.05%) Python
9 4 (19.05%) MS Access
9 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
9 4 (19.05%) SOAP
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
9 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Azure
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (23.81%) Power Platform
3 4 (19.05%) SaaS
4 2 (9.52%) AWS
4 2 (9.52%) GCP
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Service Bus
5 1 (4.76%) IaaS
5 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
5 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Power BI
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) MS Access
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.52%) Tableau
6 1 (4.76%) Data Lake
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
6 1 (4.76%) Data Vault
6 1 (4.76%) Delta Lake
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Social Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) REST
2 4 (19.05%) SOAP
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Core
3 2 (9.52%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) React
4 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Cloud Native
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) R
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Terraform
2 3 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) CyberArk
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto