Azure Certification Jobs in England

Microsoft Azure Certification
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 306 127 459
Rank change year-on-year -179 +332 -55
Permanent jobs citing Azure Certification 747 2,545 982
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.89% 2.69% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.11% 8.22% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 553 624 557
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,836 £42,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £49,778 £51,525
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% - +16.67%
75th Percentile £84,919 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £106,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £68,823
% change year-on-year -7.14% +1.71% +14.71%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England

Azure Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 23,987 30,964 34,244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 28.54% 32.71% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15,665 13,869 16,750
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,250 £30,926
25th Percentile £38,500 £41,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,700 £57,810 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.38% +5.11% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £54,000 £57,810 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.59% +5.11% -

Azure Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Azure Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Certification in England

Azure Certification
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Certification in England.

Salary trend for Azure Certification in England

Azure Certification
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Certification in England over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Azure Certification in England

Azure Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Certification within the England region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
London -46 275 £79,000 +8.97% 69
North of England -153 184 £55,000 -31.09% 23
South East +13 150 £65,000 +17.12% 26
Midlands -159 87 £63,750 +41.67% 14
North West -171 76 £61,206 -25.81% 13
Yorkshire -73 71 £52,500 -32.26% 8
West Midlands -135 49 £65,000 +26.83% 8
East Midlands -68 38 £62,500 +95.31% 6
North East +28 37 £32,500 -48.00% 3
East of England -78 27 £40,000 +2.27% 11
South West -55 20 £57,500 +15.00% 15
Azure Certification
UK

Azure Certification
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 63 (8.43%) Microsoft Exchange
2 47 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 28 (3.75%) WebLogic
4 12 (1.61%) Confluence
5 10 (1.34%) OpenStack
6 7 (0.94%) IIS
7 6 (0.80%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.67%) Apache
9 3 (0.40%) SAS
10 2 (0.27%) CMS
10 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (2.95%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.27%) PTC Creo
3 2 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 28 (3.75%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 6 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.13%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.13%) NEC Housing
3 1 (0.13%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 747 (100.00%) Azure
2 212 (28.38%) AWS
3 188 (25.17%) Microsoft 365
4 145 (19.41%) Azure DevOps
5 93 (12.45%) PaaS
6 86 (11.51%) IaaS
7 75 (10.04%) Entra ID
8 74 (9.91%) Power Platform
9 52 (6.96%) GCP
10 42 (5.62%) Amazon EKS
10 42 (5.62%) SaaS
10 42 (5.62%) Serverless
11 40 (5.35%) IBM Cloud
12 39 (5.22%) Cloud Computing
13 37 (4.95%) Azure Data Factory
14 32 (4.28%) Azure Monitor
15 28 (3.75%) Amazon SQS
16 24 (3.21%) Azure AKS
16 24 (3.21%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 24 (3.21%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 98 (13.12%) Firewall
2 96 (12.85%) DNS
3 60 (8.03%) WAN
4 49 (6.56%) VPN
5 47 (6.29%) TCP/IP
6 42 (5.62%) DHCP
7 38 (5.09%) SD-WAN
8 37 (4.95%) Network Security
9 36 (4.82%) SAN
10 33 (4.42%) SSL
11 28 (3.75%) BGP
12 23 (3.08%) Wireless
13 22 (2.95%) VLAN
14 16 (2.14%) LAN
15 12 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (1.07%) Intranet
17 7 (0.94%) Internet
17 7 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
18 6 (0.80%) MPLS
18 6 (0.80%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 51 (6.83%) Relational Database
3 48 (6.43%) Data Lake
4 47 (6.29%) Amazon RDS
4 47 (6.29%) Power BI
5 43 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (5.22%) Azure SQL Database
7 34 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 29 (3.88%) RDBMS
9 28 (3.75%) NoSQL
10 22 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (1.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.87%) MySQL
13 13 (1.74%) Metadata
13 13 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (1.61%) Redis
15 11 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (5.62%) Git
2 31 (4.15%) Jenkins
3 17 (2.28%) JIRA
4 7 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.67%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.27%) Chocolatey
8 1 (0.13%) GitLab
8 1 (0.13%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.13%) Moq
8 1 (0.13%) Postman
8 1 (0.13%) Selenium
8 1 (0.13%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.13%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 282 (37.75%) Social Skills
2 160 (21.42%) Finance
3 97 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (10.71%) Public Sector
5 44 (5.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 44 (5.89%) Presentation Skills
6 28 (3.75%) Organisational Skills
7 23 (3.08%) Law
8 21 (2.81%) Banking
9 20 (2.68%) Retail
10 18 (2.41%) Financial Institution
10 18 (2.41%) Legal
11 16 (2.14%) Marketing
12 14 (1.87%) Manufacturing
13 11 (1.47%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.94%) Documentation Skills
14 7 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.94%) Police
15 5 (0.67%) Automotive
15 5 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 226 (30.25%) Architect
2 113 (15.13%) Lead
3 105 (14.06%) Senior
4 74 (9.91%) Solutions Architect
5 69 (9.24%) Azure Engineer
6 66 (8.84%) Azure Architect
7 58 (7.76%) Lead Architect
8 54 (7.23%) Developer
9 52 (6.96%) Security Architect
10 51 (6.83%) Cloud Architect
11 50 (6.69%) Support Engineer
12 49 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
12 49 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 47 (6.29%) Consultant
14 45 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
15 44 (5.89%) IT Support
16 35 (4.69%) IT Engineer
17 33 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support
17 33 (4.42%) Citrix Architect
18 31 (4.15%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.76%) Spring Boot
2 40 (5.35%) .NET
3 30 (4.02%) ARM Templates
4 28 (3.75%) RabbitMQ
5 27 (3.61%) REST
6 20 (2.68%) AngularJS
6 20 (2.68%) XML
7 18 (2.41%) JSON
7 18 (2.41%) Web Services
8 17 (2.28%) Node.js
9 15 (2.01%) Spring
10 14 (1.87%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.74%) React
12 12 (1.61%) .NET Core
12 12 (1.61%) Elastic Stack
12 12 (1.61%) Middleware
13 11 (1.47%) OAuth
14 10 (1.34%) OpenID
14 10 (1.34%) RESTful
14 10 (1.34%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (11.78%) Public Cloud
2 66 (8.84%) Management Information System
3 56 (7.50%) Distributed Systems
4 49 (6.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 42 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
6 41 (5.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 40 (5.35%) Blockchain
8 39 (5.22%) Cloud Native
9 31 (4.15%) Driving Licence
10 30 (4.02%) Data Centre
11 21 (2.81%) Enterprise Storage
12 19 (2.54%) Analytical Mindset
13 12 (1.61%) Product Ownership
14 11 (1.47%) Security Posture
15 10 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
16 9 (1.20%) Clustering
16 9 (1.20%) Cyber Threat
16 9 (1.20%) Low-Code
17 8 (1.07%) IoT
17 8 (1.07%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 125 (16.73%) Windows
2 110 (14.73%) Linux
3 52 (6.96%) Windows Server
4 40 (5.35%) Alpine Linux
4 40 (5.35%) CentOS
4 40 (5.35%) Debian
5 28 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (3.61%) Windows 10
7 23 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (2.41%) VMS
9 14 (1.87%) Windows Server 2016
9 14 (1.87%) Windows Server 2019
10 11 (1.47%) Unix
11 8 (1.07%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.94%) Solaris
13 6 (0.80%) Android
14 4 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (29.18%) DevOps
2 170 (22.76%) Agile
3 161 (21.55%) CI/CD
4 158 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
5 123 (16.47%) Infrastructure as Code
6 109 (14.59%) ITIL
7 92 (12.32%) Migration
8 91 (12.18%) Scrum
9 85 (11.38%) Information Security
10 84 (11.24%) Cybersecurity
11 78 (10.44%) Artificial Intelligence
12 76 (10.17%) Computer Science
13 75 (10.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 71 (9.50%) Project Management
15 65 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
16 64 (8.57%) Mentoring
17 63 (8.43%) Cloud Security
17 63 (8.43%) Customer Service
18 62 (8.30%) Kanban
19 61 (8.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 110 (14.73%) SQL
2 101 (13.52%) PowerShell
3 61 (8.17%) C#
4 57 (7.63%) Python
5 47 (6.29%) JavaScript
6 38 (5.09%) Java
7 26 (3.48%) Bicep
7 26 (3.48%) TypeScript
8 18 (2.41%) Bash
9 16 (2.14%) PHP
10 9 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.07%) Go
11 8 (1.07%) Scala
12 7 (0.94%) Groovy
12 7 (0.94%) Ruby
13 6 (0.80%) R
14 5 (0.67%) Kusto Query Language
14 5 (0.67%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.40%) Dart
16 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 223 (29.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 173 (23.16%) AWS Certification
3 171 (22.89%) Degree
4 94 (12.58%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (12.58%) Security Cleared
5 81 (10.84%) SC Cleared
6 71 (9.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 68 (9.10%) CISSP
8 52 (6.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 52 (6.96%) MCSE
9 47 (6.29%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 46 (6.16%) CCSP
11 44 (5.89%) MCSA
12 39 (5.22%) CISM
13 34 (4.55%) CCNA
13 34 (4.55%) CCSK
14 26 (3.48%) CCNP
15 14 (1.87%) PMI Certification
15 14 (1.87%) TOGAF Certification
16 13 (1.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.36%) NIST
2 49 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (4.69%) SLA
4 23 (3.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 19 (2.54%) PCI DSS
5 19 (2.54%) QA
6 15 (2.01%) GDPR
7 13 (1.74%) Accessibility
8 6 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (0.67%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.54%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.54%) PMO
11 2 (0.27%) NCSC
11 2 (0.27%) SOC 2
12 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 144 (19.28%) Active Directory
2 124 (16.60%) Docker
3 58 (7.76%) Hyper-V
4 45 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (3.35%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (2.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.80%) Firmware
8 6 (0.80%) XenApp
8 6 (0.80%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.54%) pfSense
9 4 (0.54%) vSphere
10 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.27%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.13%) LXC
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 175 (23.43%) Terraform
2 149 (19.95%) Kubernetes
3 67 (8.97%) Microsoft Intune
4 37 (4.95%) Single Sign-On
5 31 (4.15%) Ansible
6 24 (3.21%) SCCM
7 14 (1.87%) SCOM
8 13 (1.74%) Grafana
8 13 (1.74%) Prometheus
9 9 (1.20%) Progress Chef
10 8 (1.07%) FortiGate
10 8 (1.07%) Puppet
11 6 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 5 (0.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 4 (0.54%) SmoothWall
14 2 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
14 2 (0.27%) Istio
14 2 (0.27%) Suricata
14 2 (0.27%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 423 (56.63%) Microsoft
2 79 (10.58%) VMware
3 71 (9.50%) Cisco
4 54 (7.23%) Citrix
5 45 (6.02%) IBM
6 44 (5.89%) Oracle
7 42 (5.62%) Red Hat
8 29 (3.88%) Fortinet
9 28 (3.75%) Sparx
10 23 (3.08%) Databricks
11 21 (2.81%) Veeam
12 13 (1.74%) Apple
12 13 (1.74%) Google
13 12 (1.61%) Commvault
14 10 (1.34%) WSO2
15 9 (1.20%) Dell
16 8 (1.07%) Meraki
17 7 (0.94%) Juniper
17 7 (0.94%) New Relic
17 7 (0.94%) SaltStack