Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure ExpressRoute skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure ExpressRoute over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 939 1050 1026
Rank change year-on-year +111 -24 +163
Permanent jobs citing Azure ExpressRoute 86 94 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.068% 0.061% 0.087%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.21% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 63 77 127
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% +36.84%
10th Percentile £41,250 £44,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year +2.00% -1.96% +34.21%

Azure ExpressRoute 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 40,397 38,210 31,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 31.78% 24.91% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 33,186 31,157 25,783
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.77% +2.97%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Azure ExpressRoute
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Azure ExpressRoute as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure ExpressRoute in England

Azure ExpressRoute
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Azure ExpressRoute in England

Azure ExpressRoute
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure ExpressRoute in England over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Azure ExpressRoute in England

Azure ExpressRoute
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 ExpressRoute within the England region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. 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
South East +58 29 £65,000 +25.00% 5
London +74 26 £75,000 +3.45% 4
Midlands +53 17 £60,000 -3.23% 1
West Midlands +40 14 £62,500 +0.81% 1
South West +14 6 £52,500 -12.50%
North of England +11 6 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Yorkshire 0 5 £60,000 +14.29% 1
East Midlands - 3 £39,535 -
East of England +76 2 - -
North East - 1 £65,000 -
Azure ExpressRoute
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing Azure ExpressRoute 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 Azure ExpressRoute.

1 86 (100.00%) Azure
2 63 (73.26%) Microsoft
3 55 (63.95%) IaaS
4 50 (58.14%) PowerShell
5 45 (52.33%) Firewall
6 43 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 42 (48.84%) AWS
8 40 (46.51%) PaaS
9 39 (45.35%) Office 365
10 36 (41.86%) SQL
11 35 (40.70%) Migration
12 32 (37.21%) DevOps
13 31 (36.05%) Windows
14 29 (33.72%) Presales
15 27 (31.40%) Windows Server
16 25 (29.07%) Project Delivery
17 24 (27.91%) Azure SQL Database
18 23 (26.74%) VMware
19 20 (23.26%) VPN
19 20 (23.26%) Network Virtualisation
20 19 (22.09%) Serverless
20 19 (22.09%) Citrix
20 19 (22.09%) Hybrid Cloud
21 18 (20.93%) Azure Active Directory
21 18 (20.93%) DNS
22 17 (19.77%) Capacity Planning
23 16 (18.60%) ITIL
23 16 (18.60%) LAN
23 16 (18.60%) WAN
23 16 (18.60%) Linux

Azure ExpressRoute
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 15 (17.44%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.47%) Skype for Business
3 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.33%) Confluence
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 86 (100.00%) Azure
2 55 (63.95%) IaaS
3 42 (48.84%) AWS
4 40 (46.51%) PaaS
5 39 (45.35%) Office 365
6 19 (22.09%) Serverless
7 18 (20.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (17.44%) Azure Functions
9 13 (15.12%) IBM Cloud
10 11 (12.79%) GCP
11 8 (9.30%) OneDrive
11 8 (9.30%) SaaS
12 5 (5.81%) Mimecast
13 3 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
14 2 (2.33%) OpenShift
14 2 (2.33%) Slack
14 2 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (52.33%) Firewall
2 20 (23.26%) VPN
3 18 (20.93%) DNS
4 16 (18.60%) LAN
4 16 (18.60%) WAN
5 15 (17.44%) DHCP
5 15 (17.44%) MPLS
6 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
7 9 (10.47%) SAN
8 8 (9.30%) FTP
8 8 (9.30%) Skype
8 8 (9.30%) SMTP
8 8 (9.30%) Software-Defined Networking
9 6 (6.98%) BGP
9 6 (6.98%) OSPF
9 6 (6.98%) WLAN
10 4 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (4.65%) VLAN
10 4 (4.65%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.91%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) MariaDB
3 3 (3.49%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) Power BI
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Visual Studio Team System
2 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 13 (15.12%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.33%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) JMeter
4 2 (2.33%) Selenium
4 2 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (15.12%) Marketing
2 10 (11.63%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
3 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Billing
5 2 (2.33%) Social Housing
6 1 (1.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (34.88%) Architect
2 22 (25.58%) Azure Architect
2 22 (25.58%) Consultant
3 20 (23.26%) Cloud Architect
4 17 (19.77%) Azure Consultant
5 13 (15.12%) Azure Engineer
6 12 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (12.79%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (12.79%) Technical Architect
8 10 (11.63%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (10.47%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (9.30%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (9.30%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (6.98%) Network Engineer
12 5 (5.81%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 5 (5.81%) Presales Solution Architect
12 5 (5.81%) Principal Consultant
12 5 (5.81%) SCCM Consultant
12 5 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) JSON
2 5 (5.81%) Web Services
3 2 (2.33%) Express
4 1 (1.16%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 15 (17.44%) Public Cloud
3 14 (16.28%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (15.12%) Private Cloud
5 7 (8.14%) PKI
6 6 (6.98%) Enterprise Cloud
6 6 (6.98%) Fat Client
6 6 (6.98%) Thin Client
7 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
7 5 (5.81%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
8 3 (3.49%) Cloud Native
9 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.16%) NHS
10 1 (1.16%) Taxonomies
10 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Windows
2 27 (31.40%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.60%) Linux
4 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.30%) Windows 10
6 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (1.16%) Android
8 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Migration
2 32 (37.21%) DevOps
3 29 (33.72%) Presales
4 25 (29.07%) Project Delivery
5 20 (23.26%) Network Virtualisation
6 17 (19.77%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (18.60%) ITIL
8 14 (16.28%) Service Delivery
9 12 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (11.63%) High Availability
12 8 (9.30%) Integration Testing
12 8 (9.30%) Mentoring
12 8 (9.30%) Patch Management
13 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure as Code
14 6 (6.98%) Bimodal
14 6 (6.98%) Coaching
14 6 (6.98%) Continuous Deployment
14 6 (6.98%) Load Balancing
14 6 (6.98%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.14%) PowerShell
2 36 (41.86%) SQL
3 13 (15.12%) C#
4 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.49%) Python
5 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.95%) MCSE
3 6 (6.98%) CCIE
3 6 (6.98%) CCNP
3 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.98%) Degree
4 2 (2.33%) MCSA
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.16%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.12%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) GDPR
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.30%) Terminal Server
4 8 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.81%) BitLocker
6 4 (4.65%) XenApp
6 4 (4.65%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.49%) Docker
7 3 (3.49%) KVM
8 2 (2.33%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) Terraform
2 13 (15.12%) SCCM
3 11 (12.79%) Kubernetes
4 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (9.30%) vCenter Server
6 5 (5.81%) Ansible
7 2 (2.33%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (2.33%) Nagios
7 2 (2.33%) Packer
7 2 (2.33%) WSUS
7 2 (2.33%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 63 (73.26%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.74%) VMware
3 19 (22.09%) Citrix
4 16 (18.60%) Google
5 14 (16.28%) Cisco
6 13 (15.12%) IBM
7 8 (9.30%) Aruba
8 4 (4.65%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.65%) Avaya
8 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.65%) Forcepoint
9 2 (2.33%) Meraki
9 2 (2.33%) Perforce
9 2 (2.33%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.33%) SAP
10 1 (1.16%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.16%) Palo Alto