Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Azure Architect was £83,750 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

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

Microsoft Azure Architect
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 - 195
Rank change year-on-year - +195 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Architect 12 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Birmingham median annual salary £83,750 - £82,500
10th Percentile £59,375 - £63,750
90th Percentile £92,500 - £95,000
West Midlands median annual salary £80,000 £67,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year +18.52% -18.18% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,609 3,594 4,319
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 97.19% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,603 2,896 3,377
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.62% +0.63%

Azure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Azure Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Architect in Birmingham

Azure Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure Architect in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Azure Architect in Birmingham

Azure Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Architect in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Azure Architect in Birmingham

Azure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, Azure Architect 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 Birmingham region featuring Azure Architect in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Microservices
3 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (41.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (41.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (33.33%) React
5 4 (33.33%) API Design
5 4 (33.33%) Applogic
5 4 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) DNA
5 4 (33.33%) Workflow
5 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
5 4 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (25.00%) DevOps
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) Packer
7 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET

Azure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (41.67%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) React
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) LINQ
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Microservices
2 5 (41.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (33.33%) API Design
3 4 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 4 (33.33%) DNA
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Presales
6 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Packer
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Applogic
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle