Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
North East > Durham
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 24 33
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 30 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 15.08% 9.65% 4.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.55% 49.25% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 8
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £33,250 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.30% +8.08% -12.10%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,750 £26,423
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,250 £43,875
North East median annual salary £43,750 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.86% -8.75% -5.88%

Microsoft Azure 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 Durham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 55 67 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 27.64% 19.59% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 47 57 18
Durham median annual salary £39,626 £37,500 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.67% +21.90% -12.10%
10th Percentile £20,600 £28,750 £23,775
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £47,875
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -11.76%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Durham

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Durham

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Durham over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Durham

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Durham region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Stockton-on-Tees +4 20 £47,500 +22.58% 8
Darlington -1 3 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Barnard Castle - 1 £35,000 - 1
Billingham - 1 £45,000 - 2
Microsoft Azure
North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure 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 Durham region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) .NET
3 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (50.00%) Windows
5 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
10 7 (23.33%) C++
10 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
10 7 (23.33%) MVC
10 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (20.00%) Angular 2
11 6 (20.00%) DevOps
12 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
12 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
12 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (16.67%) CSS
12 5 (16.67%) HTML
12 5 (16.67%) Linux
12 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
13 4 (13.33%) Unix
13 4 (13.33%) TDD

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) NServiceBus
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) NuGet
3 1 (3.33%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) RavenDB
3 2 (6.67%) Power BI
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Developer
3 8 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 7 (23.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (13.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Angular Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.00%) Angular 2
6 5 (16.67%) CSS
6 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.33%) JSON
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) WCF
8 3 (10.00%) WPF
9 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (6.67%) Web Services
10 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
10 1 (3.33%) SOAP
10 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (23.33%) MVC
4 6 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Microservices
6 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.33%) Analytics
8 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) C++
4 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.33%) F#
7 1 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CCNA
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) MCP
1 2 (6.67%) MCSA
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) KVM
2 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Kibana
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (6.67%) Nintex
4 1 (3.33%) Lotus