Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
North East > Durham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 29 37
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 27 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 11.69% 8.41% 3.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.55% 60.00% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 9
Durham median annual salary £48,750 £35,000 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.29% +13.77% -10.83%
10th Percentile £36,375 £32,500 £28,326
90th Percentile £59,750 £41,000 £39,895
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -

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 62 45 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 26.84% 14.02% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 21
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +13.77% -12.10%
10th Percentile £21,000 £32,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
North East median annual salary £43,577 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +24.50% - -

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +8 23 £51,250 +26.54% 7
Microsoft Azure
North East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
4 15 (55.56%) C#
4 15 (55.56%) PowerShell
5 14 (51.85%) .NET Framework
6 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
8 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
8 10 (37.04%) Scrum
9 9 (33.33%) Windows
9 9 (33.33%) Linux
9 9 (33.33%) IIS
9 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (33.33%) DevOps
10 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
10 8 (29.63%) IBM Notes
10 8 (29.63%) XML
10 8 (29.63%) Lotus
10 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
11 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
11 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
12 6 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (22.22%) RavenDB
12 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (22.22%) SQL
12 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
12 6 (22.22%) Web Services
12 6 (22.22%) Angular 2
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014

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 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
2 9 (33.33%) IIS
3 8 (29.63%) IBM Notes
4 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.41%) NServiceBus
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) NuGet
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) SMS
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) RavenDB
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
1 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 6 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.81%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Lead DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) .NET Framework
3 8 (29.63%) XML
4 6 (22.22%) Angular 2
4 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.81%) JSON
6 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) HTML
7 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (3.70%) REST
7 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
5 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
6 5 (18.52%) Kanban
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (18.52%) Workflow
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.11%) Microservices
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (7.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C#
1 15 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) KVM
3 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Lotus
3 5 (18.52%) Nintex
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) SAP