Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ARM Templates skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ARM Templates over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Resource Manager Templates (ARM Templates)
UK > England
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 618 540 811
Rank change year-on-year -78 +271 +173
Permanent jobs citing ARM Templates 420 178 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.79% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 273 153 194
10th Percentile £52,500 £43,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £94,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

ARM Templates is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 43,649 22,400 47,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.06% 43.78% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28,685 19,538 40,448
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,136 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £98,750 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

ARM Templates
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ARM Templates as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ARM Templates in England

ARM Templates
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ARM Templates in England.

Salary trend for ARM Templates in England

ARM Templates
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing ARM Templates in England over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for ARM Templates in England

ARM Templates
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ARM Templates within the England region over the 6 months to 4 December 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
London -188 151 £85,000 +3.03% 21
North of England -66 92 £60,000 - 8
South East -49 91 £66,250 +1.92% 14
North West -53 52 £60,000 +0.42% 3
Midlands -93 36 £65,000 +7.44% 8
South West -49 31 £70,000 +40.00% 3
Yorkshire -66 31 £60,000 - 3
West Midlands -80 30 £70,000 +15.70% 5
East of England -101 9 £65,000 +4.00% 6
North East - 9 £62,500 - 2
East Midlands - 6 £60,000 - 3
ARM Templates
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing ARM Templates 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 England region with a requirement for ARM Templates.

1 407 (96.90%) Azure
2 371 (88.33%) DevOps
3 259 (61.67%) Terraform
4 252 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 240 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 210 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 153 (36.43%) SQL
8 142 (33.81%) PaaS
9 138 (32.86%) Kubernetes
10 126 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 126 (30.00%) C#
11 122 (29.05%) IaaS
12 120 (28.57%) Docker
13 114 (27.14%) Azure Key Vault
14 101 (24.05%) Puppet
15 100 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
16 99 (23.57%) Microsoft
17 95 (22.62%) Python
17 95 (22.62%) SaaS
18 93 (22.14%) Security Cleared
19 92 (21.90%) SC Cleared
20 88 (20.95%) Network Virtualisation
21 85 (20.24%) Azure SQL Database
22 84 (20.00%) Ansible
23 81 (19.29%) Jenkins
23 81 (19.29%) .NET
24 79 (18.81%) Active Directory
25 78 (18.57%) AWS
26 77 (18.33%) JavaScript
27 76 (18.10%) Test Automation

ARM Templates
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 36 (8.57%) IIS
2 13 (3.10%) Confluence
3 12 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.95%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.43%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 407 (96.90%) Azure
2 142 (33.81%) PaaS
3 126 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 122 (29.05%) IaaS
5 114 (27.14%) Azure Key Vault
6 95 (22.62%) SaaS
7 78 (18.57%) AWS
8 50 (11.90%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 49 (11.67%) Azure Service Bus
10 38 (9.05%) Pulumi
11 36 (8.57%) Datadog
12 33 (7.86%) GCP
13 30 (7.14%) Serverless
14 23 (5.48%) Azure Logic Apps
14 23 (5.48%) Microsoft 365
15 20 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
15 20 (4.76%) Azure Storage
16 18 (4.29%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 17 (4.05%) Azure App Service
18 16 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.38%) Firewall
2 12 (2.86%) VPN
3 10 (2.38%) DNS
3 10 (2.38%) Network Security
4 8 (1.90%) SMTP
5 4 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.95%) SSL
6 2 (0.48%) HTTP
6 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.48%) VLAN
7 1 (0.24%) DMZ
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) SAN
7 1 (0.24%) WAN
7 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (20.24%) Azure SQL Database
2 71 (16.90%) SQL Server
3 62 (14.76%) MongoDB
4 54 (12.86%) Big Data
5 46 (10.95%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (9.52%) MySQL
7 37 (8.81%) MariaDB
8 36 (8.57%) Redis
9 29 (6.90%) Data Lake
10 24 (5.71%) NoSQL
11 18 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (2.38%) Relational Database
14 9 (2.14%) Power BI
15 7 (1.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (1.19%) Couchbase
17 5 (1.19%) Power Query
17 5 (1.19%) RDBMS
18 3 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 81 (19.29%) Jenkins
2 49 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (11.19%) TeamCity
4 39 (9.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 20 (4.76%) GitLab
7 18 (4.29%) CircleCI
8 17 (4.05%) Visual Studio Team System
9 15 (3.57%) Moq
10 13 (3.10%) JIRA
10 13 (3.10%) JMeter
11 12 (2.86%) SpecFlow
12 10 (2.38%) Selenium
13 9 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (1.90%) Locust
14 8 (1.90%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.90%) WebSurge
15 6 (1.43%) Bitbucket
15 6 (1.43%) Cucumber
15 6 (1.43%) SonarQube
General
1 48 (11.43%) Social Skills
2 35 (8.33%) Finance
3 14 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.14%) Banking
5 8 (1.90%) Presentation Skills
5 8 (1.90%) Public Sector
6 6 (1.43%) Documentation Skills
7 5 (1.19%) Back Office
8 4 (0.95%) Law
9 3 (0.71%) Games
10 2 (0.48%) Billing
10 2 (0.48%) Legal
10 2 (0.48%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (0.48%) Retail
10 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Marketing
11 1 (0.24%) Public Speaking
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 164 (39.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 129 (30.71%) Azure Engineer
3 81 (19.29%) Architect
4 76 (18.10%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 62 (14.76%) Azure DevOps
6 53 (12.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 51 (12.14%) Developer
8 48 (11.43%) Azure Architect
9 42 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
10 26 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
12 22 (5.24%) Senior Developer
13 21 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (4.29%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (4.05%) Security Specialist
16 13 (3.10%) Big Data Specialist
16 13 (3.10%) Cybersecurity Specialist
17 11 (2.62%) C# Developer
18 10 (2.38%) Developer in Test
19 9 (2.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (19.29%) .NET
2 74 (17.62%) OAuth
3 73 (17.38%) OAuth2
4 54 (12.86%) .NET Core
5 36 (8.57%) .NET Framework
5 36 (8.57%) React
6 32 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 31 (7.38%) Entity Framework
8 30 (7.14%) CSS
8 30 (7.14%) jQuery
8 30 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 29 (6.90%) Web Services
10 23 (5.48%) JSON
11 14 (3.33%) YAML
12 12 (2.86%) REST
13 9 (2.14%) RESTful
14 7 (1.67%) AngularJS
14 7 (1.67%) Node.js
15 6 (1.43%) Elastic Stack
16 5 (1.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 51 (12.14%) Linux Command Line
3 42 (10.00%) Cloud Native
4 39 (9.29%) Hybrid Cloud
5 30 (7.14%) N-Tier
6 22 (5.24%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.86%) Private Cloud
8 11 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.19%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.95%) Clustering
12 4 (0.95%) User Experience
13 3 (0.71%) Grid Computing
13 3 (0.71%) NHS
13 3 (0.71%) PKI
14 2 (0.48%) CMDB
14 2 (0.48%) Replication
14 2 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 64 (15.24%) Windows
2 61 (14.52%) Linux
3 24 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 20 (4.76%) VMS
5 10 (2.38%) Unix
6 8 (1.90%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (1.67%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.71%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.48%) CentOS
9 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.48%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (88.33%) DevOps
2 240 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 88 (20.95%) Network Virtualisation
5 76 (18.10%) Test Automation
6 75 (17.86%) Analytics
7 73 (17.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 73 (17.38%) Virtual Environments
8 60 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 55 (13.10%) Computer Science
9 55 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (12.86%) Microservices
11 53 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
12 47 (11.19%) Migration
13 40 (9.52%) Unit Testing
14 39 (9.29%) Deployment Automation
15 38 (9.05%) SOA
16 37 (8.81%) Web Application Development
17 36 (8.57%) Mentoring
18 34 (8.10%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 252 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 153 (36.43%) SQL
3 126 (30.00%) C#
4 95 (22.62%) Python
5 77 (18.33%) JavaScript
6 67 (15.95%) Bash Shell
7 46 (10.95%) Java
8 42 (10.00%) Ruby
9 41 (9.76%) TypeScript
10 38 (9.05%) Go
11 37 (8.81%) Groovy
12 36 (8.57%) PHP
13 19 (4.52%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.67%) Perl
15 5 (1.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (1.19%) Formula Language
16 4 (0.95%) Bicep
16 4 (0.95%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.48%) R
18 1 (0.24%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 93 (22.14%) Security Cleared
2 92 (21.90%) SC Cleared
3 67 (15.95%) Degree
4 12 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.24%) QA
2 12 (2.86%) SLA
3 10 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.43%) NCSC
5 5 (1.19%) WCAG
6 4 (0.95%) NIST
7 3 (0.71%) SOC 2
8 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.24%) GDPR
System Software
1 120 (28.57%) Docker
2 79 (18.81%) Active Directory
3 29 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (2.62%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.38%) VMware NSX
7 5 (1.19%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 259 (61.67%) Terraform
2 138 (32.86%) Kubernetes
3 101 (24.05%) Puppet
4 100 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
5 84 (20.00%) Ansible
6 51 (12.14%) SCCM
7 42 (10.00%) Grafana
7 42 (10.00%) Prometheus
8 11 (2.62%) Failover Clustering
9 8 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
10 7 (1.67%) CFEngine
10 7 (1.67%) Packer
11 6 (1.43%) Rancher
12 5 (1.19%) Consul
12 5 (1.19%) Graphite
12 5 (1.19%) Opsview
13 4 (0.95%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 4 (0.95%) SCOM
14 3 (0.71%) SCOrch
15 2 (0.48%) Istio
Vendors
1 99 (23.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.57%) New Relic
2 36 (8.57%) SaltStack
3 23 (5.48%) VMware
4 20 (4.76%) Google
5 11 (2.62%) EMC
6 10 (2.38%) NetApp
7 9 (2.14%) Databricks
7 9 (2.14%) Okta
7 9 (2.14%) Oracle
8 8 (1.90%) Cisco
9 6 (1.43%) Nintex
9 6 (1.43%) Sparx
10 5 (1.19%) Lets Encrypt
10 5 (1.19%) SAP
11 4 (0.95%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.95%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.71%) Citrix
12 3 (0.71%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.48%) Splunk