Period
to 18 February 2020

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 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 887 989 1041
Rank change year-on-year +102 +52 +107
Permanent jobs citing Azure ExpressRoute 89 106 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.077% 0.076% 0.090%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.23% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 61 96 128
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -7.69%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £89,750
UK median annual salary £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.16% +2.08% -7.69%

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 39,106 37,499 35,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 34.05% 26.80% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32,032 30,174 29,444
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +3.96%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 18 February 2020.

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 18 February 2020. 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 +64 34 £72,500 -19.44% 12
South East +53 20 £75,000 +25.00% 9
Midlands +32 11 £65,000 +8.33% 2
East of England - 10 £47,500 - 4
North of England +46 8 £43,750 -20.45% 5
West Midlands +29 8 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Yorkshire +19 7 £42,500 -22.73% 4
South West +21 6 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £92,500 -
North West +25 1 £92,500 +39.62% 1
Azure ExpressRoute
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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 89 (100.00%) Azure
2 65 (73.03%) Firewall
3 63 (70.79%) Microsoft
4 49 (55.06%) IaaS
5 43 (48.31%) PaaS
5 43 (48.31%) WAN
6 40 (44.94%) Migration
7 36 (40.45%) PowerShell
8 35 (39.33%) Active Directory
8 35 (39.33%) AWS
9 34 (38.20%) DevOps
10 33 (37.08%) LAN
10 33 (37.08%) VPN
11 32 (35.96%) Presales
12 31 (34.83%) Network Virtualisation
12 31 (34.83%) Project Delivery
13 29 (32.58%) SQL
14 27 (30.34%) Azure SQL Database
15 25 (28.09%) Hybrid Cloud
15 25 (28.09%) Data Centre
15 25 (28.09%) Cisco
16 24 (26.97%) Google
17 21 (23.60%) Azure Active Directory
17 21 (23.60%) Terraform
18 20 (22.47%) Infrastructure as Code
19 19 (21.35%) High Availability
19 19 (21.35%) PKI
19 19 (21.35%) Network Design
20 18 (20.22%) DNS
20 18 (20.22%) Public Cloud

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 7 (7.87%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.12%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 89 (100.00%) Azure
2 49 (55.06%) IaaS
3 43 (48.31%) PaaS
4 35 (39.33%) AWS
5 21 (23.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 16 (17.98%) Office 365
7 13 (14.61%) Azure Functions
7 13 (14.61%) Serverless
8 11 (12.36%) GCP
8 11 (12.36%) SaaS
9 7 (7.87%) Azure Data Factory
10 6 (6.74%) OneDrive
11 5 (5.62%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (73.03%) Firewall
2 43 (48.31%) WAN
3 33 (37.08%) LAN
3 33 (37.08%) VPN
4 18 (20.22%) DNS
5 15 (16.85%) WLAN
6 14 (15.73%) Cisco ISE
6 14 (15.73%) Wireless
7 13 (14.61%) BGP
8 11 (12.36%) OSPF
9 9 (10.11%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (10.11%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (10.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (10.11%) Junos
9 9 (10.11%) NetScaler
9 9 (10.11%) NX-OS
9 9 (10.11%) VPLS
10 8 (8.99%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (8.99%) DHCP
11 7 (7.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.37%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (2.25%) DB2
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Git (software)
1 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio
1 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (4.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
1 13 (14.61%) Marketing
2 9 (10.11%) Retail
3 5 (5.62%) Billing
3 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (46.07%) Architect
2 25 (28.09%) Azure Architect
3 22 (24.72%) Cloud Architect
4 17 (19.10%) Network Engineer
5 13 (14.61%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Technical Architect
7 8 (8.99%) Azure Consultant
7 8 (8.99%) Consultant
7 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (5.62%) Lead Network Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (5.62%) JSON
3 4 (4.49%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.09%) Data Centre
1 25 (28.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 19 (21.35%) PKI
3 18 (20.22%) Public Cloud
4 15 (16.85%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (12.36%) Enterprise Cloud
5 11 (12.36%) Fat Client
5 11 (12.36%) Thin Client
6 6 (6.74%) Private Cloud
6 6 (6.74%) Virtual Team
7 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.49%) FMCG
8 3 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (2.25%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.10%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) Windows
3 9 (10.11%) Windows Server
3 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.74%) VMS
5 5 (5.62%) CentOS
6 2 (2.25%) Unix
6 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.12%) AIX
7 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) Migration
2 34 (38.20%) DevOps
3 32 (35.96%) Presales
4 31 (34.83%) Network Virtualisation
4 31 (34.83%) Project Delivery
5 20 (22.47%) Infrastructure as Code
6 19 (21.35%) High Availability
6 19 (21.35%) Network Design
7 17 (19.10%) Load Balancing
7 17 (19.10%) Mentoring
8 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (16.85%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (14.61%) Infrastructure Automation
10 13 (14.61%) Service Delivery
11 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (12.36%) Bimodal
11 11 (12.36%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (12.36%) Infrastructure Management
11 11 (12.36%) ITIL
12 10 (11.24%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.45%) PowerShell
2 29 (32.58%) SQL
3 13 (14.61%) C#
4 8 (8.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.24%) CCNP
3 5 (5.62%) Degree
4 4 (4.49%) CCIE
4 4 (4.49%) MCSE
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (39.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.85%) Hyper-V
3 14 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (10.11%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (10.11%) XenApp
5 8 (8.99%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.74%) vSphere
7 2 (2.25%) Docker
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (23.60%) Terraform
2 8 (8.99%) Puppet
3 7 (7.87%) Ansible
3 7 (7.87%) Kubernetes
4 6 (6.74%) SCCM
5 4 (4.49%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 63 (70.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.09%) Cisco
3 24 (26.97%) Google
4 15 (16.85%) F5
5 14 (15.73%) Citrix
5 14 (15.73%) SolarWinds
5 14 (15.73%) VMware
6 11 (12.36%) CheckPoint
7 10 (11.24%) Aruba
7 10 (11.24%) Meraki
8 9 (10.11%) Blue Coat
8 9 (10.11%) Juniper
8 9 (10.11%) Zscaler
9 8 (8.99%) Barracuda Networks
9 8 (8.99%) Imperva
9 8 (8.99%) Infoblox
10 6 (6.74%) Avaya
10 6 (6.74%) IBM
10 6 (6.74%) Palo Alto
10 6 (6.74%) Symantec