Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure Machine Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Machine Learning over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning (Azure ML)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1073 1036 1252
Rank change year-on-year -37 +216 +42
Permanent jobs citing Azure Machine Learning 81 124 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.074% 0.009%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.22% 0.44% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 61 120 16
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -18.64% +28.26%
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,250 £48,125
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,625 £117,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -14.29% +21.74%

Azure Machine Learning 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 37,623 28,159 23,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.07% 16.85% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30,817 23,411 19,518
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Azure Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Machine Learning in England

Azure Machine Learning
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Azure Machine Learning in England

Azure Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Machine Learning in England over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Azure Machine Learning in England

Azure Machine Learning
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 Machine Learning within the England region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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 -13 68 £67,500 +12.50% 5
South East -12 6 £48,000 -12.73% 1
Midlands -5 2 £45,000 +38.46%
South West -8 2 £82,500 -5.71% 1
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
North of England +15 1 £23,000 -
North West +9 1 £23,000 -
Azure Machine Learning
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Azure Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning.

1 81 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (93.83%) Machine Learning
3 66 (81.48%) Microsoft
4 63 (77.78%) SQL
4 63 (77.78%) Analytics
5 50 (61.73%) Data Lake
6 48 (59.26%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (58.02%) Power BI
8 45 (55.56%) SQL Server
9 42 (51.85%) Azure SQL Database
10 40 (49.38%) PaaS
11 38 (46.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 38 (46.91%) Data Science
12 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (41.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 31 (38.27%) .NET
13 31 (38.27%) Azure Data Factory
13 31 (38.27%) Data Analytics
14 29 (35.80%) Big Data
14 29 (35.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 28 (34.57%) Python
16 26 (32.10%) R
16 26 (32.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 26 (32.10%) Apache Spark
16 26 (32.10%) C#
16 26 (32.10%) Project Management
16 26 (32.10%) Advertising
16 26 (32.10%) Predictive Analytics
17 23 (28.40%) Mathematics
18 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Azure Machine Learning
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 26 (32.10%) Apache Spark
2 12 (14.81%) Apache
3 7 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.17%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.23%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.23%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 81 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (49.38%) PaaS
3 31 (38.27%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (9.88%) SaaS
4 8 (9.88%) Serverless
5 5 (6.17%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 4 (4.94%) IaaS
7 3 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.47%) Office 365
9 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (2.47%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (2.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (61.73%) Data Lake
2 47 (58.02%) Power BI
3 45 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 42 (51.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 38 (46.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 34 (41.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (35.80%) Big Data
7 29 (35.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 15 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (17.28%) Hadoop
12 13 (16.05%) Apache Hive
12 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
13 8 (9.88%) Cosmos DB
13 8 (9.88%) Mahout
13 8 (9.88%) QlikView
13 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (8.64%) MarkLogic
14 7 (8.64%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) RStudio
2 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.64%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.64%) JBehave
3 7 (8.64%) JUnit
3 7 (8.64%) Maven
3 7 (8.64%) Mockito
4 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 26 (32.10%) Advertising
2 17 (20.99%) Finance
3 11 (13.58%) Games
4 2 (2.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (46.91%) Consultant
2 27 (33.33%) Azure Consultant
3 22 (27.16%) Data Consultant
4 17 (20.99%) Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Azure Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
7 8 (9.88%) Analytics Consultant
7 8 (9.88%) Lead Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Azure Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Java Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Lead Java Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (7.41%) Architect
9 6 (7.41%) Business Consultant
10 5 (6.17%) Integration Developer
10 5 (6.17%) Microsoft BI Consultant
11 4 (4.94%) Data Scientist
11 4 (4.94%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
12 3 (3.70%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.27%) .NET
2 8 (9.88%) JSON
2 8 (9.88%) SAML
3 7 (8.64%) Guice
3 7 (8.64%) JAXB
3 7 (8.64%) JAX-RS
3 7 (8.64%) Spring
4 6 (7.41%) REST
5 5 (6.17%) GeoJSON
5 5 (6.17%) Kafka
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.23%) CSS
7 1 (1.23%) HTML
7 1 (1.23%) Keras
7 1 (1.23%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (1.23%) NHibernate
7 1 (1.23%) PySpark
7 1 (1.23%) TensorFlow
7 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Linux
2 3 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (93.83%) Machine Learning
2 63 (77.78%) Analytics
3 48 (59.26%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (46.91%) Data Science
5 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (38.27%) Data Analytics
7 26 (32.10%) Predictive Analytics
7 26 (32.10%) Project Management
8 23 (28.40%) Mathematics
9 14 (17.28%) Artificial Intelligence
9 14 (17.28%) Statistics
10 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
10 13 (16.05%) Use Case
11 11 (13.58%) IT Strategy
12 10 (12.35%) Scrum
13 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (11.11%) Data Modelling
13 9 (11.11%) Decision Science
13 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (9.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 63 (77.78%) SQL
2 28 (34.57%) Python
3 26 (32.10%) C#
3 26 (32.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 26 (32.10%) R
4 22 (27.16%) Java
5 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.23%) Groovy
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.70%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.47%) XenApp
2 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.47%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.47%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.47%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.93%) Tableau
3 12 (14.81%) Alteryx
4 7 (8.64%) Atlassian
5 5 (6.17%) Databricks
6 2 (2.47%) arcserve
6 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco
6 2 (2.47%) Citrix
6 2 (2.47%) CommVault
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 2 (2.47%) Veeam
7 1 (1.23%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.23%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.23%) Splunk
7 1 (1.23%) Xamarin