Period
to 12 April 2021

The median annual salary for an Azure Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 12 April 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 108 136 184
Rank change year-on-year +28 +48 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 41 38 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.57% 1.18% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.22% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 24
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 "
25th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.00% +38.89% -14.29%
75th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,875 £83,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,452 3,121 4,019
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.91% 96.72% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,030 2,644 2,962
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,563 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median % change year-on-year +3.53% +3.03% +0.61%
75th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Azure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Engineer in the East Midlands

Azure Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Engineer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Azure Engineer in the East Midlands

Azure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Engineer in the East Midlands

Azure Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 April 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
Nottinghamshire +28 33 £52,500 -25.00% 3
Derbyshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
Leicestershire +13 3 £60,000 -5.88% 3
Northamptonshire +12 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Azure Engineer
England

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 April 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 East Midlands region featuring Azure Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Azure
2 19 (46.34%) Windows
3 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 17 (41.46%) Law
4 15 (36.59%) DevOps
5 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
5 12 (29.27%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
6 11 (26.83%) Terraform
7 10 (24.39%) Ansible
7 10 (24.39%) Databricks
8 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (21.95%) Microsoft 365
8 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (21.95%) Data Security
9 8 (19.51%) Python
9 8 (19.51%) Puppet
10 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
10 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
10 7 (17.07%) Coaching
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
10 7 (17.07%) C#
10 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
10 7 (17.07%) Migration
10 7 (17.07%) Azure Data Factory
11 6 (14.63%) Linux
11 6 (14.63%) PaaS
11 6 (14.63%) High Availability
12 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 41 (100.00%) Azure
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (17.07%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (14.63%) PaaS
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Stack
5 3 (7.32%) GitHub
5 3 (7.32%) Serverless
6 2 (4.88%) AWS
6 2 (4.88%) GCP
6 2 (4.88%) Power Platform
6 2 (4.88%) PowerApps
7 1 (2.44%) Azure Functions
7 1 (2.44%) IaaS
7 1 (2.44%) Logic Apps
7 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) SAN
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.76%) Data Lake
4 2 (4.88%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (4.88%) Power BI
5 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (41.46%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) COM
2 1 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Native
1 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.88%) Podcast
1 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.44%) Contactless
2 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.63%) Linux
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) DevOps
2 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (21.95%) Data Security
2 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure as Code
3 7 (17.07%) Coaching
3 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) High Availability
5 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) Data Engineering
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) Data Science
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (12.20%) Kanban
5 5 (12.20%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) Thought Leadership
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
3 8 (19.51%) Python
4 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
4 7 (17.07%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Docker
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Terraform
2 10 (24.39%) Ansible
3 8 (19.51%) Puppet
4 5 (12.20%) Kubernetes
4 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.44%) HP Fortify
5 1 (2.44%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.44%) SCCM
5 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Databricks
3 4 (9.76%) EnterpriseDB
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) VMware