Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Stack over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Stack
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 825 647 956
Rank change year-on-year -178 +309 +98
Permanent jobs citing Azure Stack 154 28 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.062% 0.095%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.32% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 146 26 103
10th Percentile £41,750 £43,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,563 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -12.50%
75th Percentile £75,000 £65,563 £66,475
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,125 £73,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -16.67%

Azure Stack 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 48,505 18,160 40,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.86% 40.44% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33,989 15,583 33,606
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Azure Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Stack in England

Azure Stack
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Azure Stack in England

Azure Stack
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Stack in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Stack in England

Azure Stack
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 Stack within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 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 -209 54 £65,000 +4.00% 6
East of England - 35 £48,000 - 2
North of England -117 23 £75,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -93 17 £75,000 +9.09% 1
West Midlands -103 15 £51,000 -0.49% 3
Midlands -124 15 £51,000 -2.86% 3
South East -155 11 £70,000 +3.70% 2
South West -83 6 £65,000 +23.81% 1
North West -99 6 £60,000 +63.27%
Azure Stack
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing Azure Stack 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 Stack.

1 154 (100.00%) Azure
2 127 (82.47%) Microsoft
3 96 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (59.09%) SQL
5 85 (55.19%) SQL Server
6 80 (51.95%) .NET
7 78 (50.65%) PaaS
8 69 (44.81%) Microservices
9 62 (40.26%) Azure Data Factory
9 62 (40.26%) Serverless
10 57 (37.01%) AWS
11 55 (35.71%) DevOps
12 48 (31.17%) C#
13 42 (27.27%) React
13 42 (27.27%) Azure Service Bus
13 42 (27.27%) Full Stack Development
14 40 (25.97%) Public Cloud
15 38 (24.68%) OAuth2
15 38 (24.68%) Azure Storage
15 38 (24.68%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 38 (24.68%) Finance
15 38 (24.68%) OAuth
16 37 (24.03%) Web Services
17 36 (23.38%) Data Modelling
17 36 (23.38%) Node.js
17 36 (23.38%) Azure Functions
18 35 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
18 35 (22.73%) Middleware
19 33 (21.43%) Microsoft 365
20 32 (20.78%) Business Intelligence

Azure Stack
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 17 (11.04%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.44%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.25%) Confluence
4 4 (2.60%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 154 (100.00%) Azure
2 78 (50.65%) PaaS
3 62 (40.26%) Azure Data Factory
3 62 (40.26%) Serverless
4 57 (37.01%) AWS
5 42 (27.27%) Azure Service Bus
6 38 (24.68%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 38 (24.68%) Azure Storage
7 36 (23.38%) Azure Functions
8 35 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
9 33 (21.43%) Microsoft 365
10 32 (20.78%) Power Platform
11 18 (11.69%) Azure Active Directory
12 15 (9.74%) SaaS
13 14 (9.09%) IaaS
14 12 (7.79%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 11 (7.14%) PowerApps
16 10 (6.49%) Azure Logic Apps
17 8 (5.19%) GCP
18 7 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.04%) SSL
2 9 (5.84%) SAN
3 7 (4.55%) Firewall
4 4 (2.60%) NAS
5 3 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.65%) Internet
6 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.65%) VSAN
6 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (55.19%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 26 (16.88%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (13.64%) Power BI
5 18 (11.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (11.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (8.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 12 (7.79%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (5.19%) Data Lake
11 8 (5.19%) OLTP
11 8 (5.19%) Tableau
12 6 (3.90%) Big Data
13 5 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (3.25%) Data Mining
13 5 (3.25%) Qlik Sense
13 5 (3.25%) QlikView
14 4 (2.60%) OLAP
14 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Bitbucket
1 5 (3.25%) JIRA
2 3 (1.95%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.65%) Gradle
3 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) Protractor
3 1 (0.65%) Selenium
3 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (24.68%) Finance
2 25 (16.23%) Billing
3 12 (7.79%) Social Skills
4 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.25%) Retail
6 4 (2.60%) Advertising
7 2 (1.30%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 55 (35.71%) Developer
2 41 (26.62%) Architect
3 33 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 27 (17.53%) Applications Architect
5 20 (12.99%) Cloud Developer
5 20 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (12.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (12.34%) C# Developer
7 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Developer
8 16 (10.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (9.74%) Azure Engineer
10 14 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (7.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (7.14%) Azure Developer
12 11 (7.14%) Data Engineer
13 8 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (5.19%) Microsoft BI Developer
14 5 (3.25%) Consultant
14 5 (3.25%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (51.95%) .NET
2 42 (27.27%) React
3 38 (24.68%) OAuth
3 38 (24.68%) OAuth2
4 37 (24.03%) Web Services
5 36 (23.38%) Node.js
6 35 (22.73%) Middleware
7 25 (16.23%) GraphQL
8 12 (7.79%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.55%) Vue.js
10 6 (3.90%) .NET Core
11 5 (3.25%) CSS
11 5 (3.25%) HTML
11 5 (3.25%) LAMP
11 5 (3.25%) Laravel
11 5 (3.25%) Symfony
11 5 (3.25%) Tailwind CSS
12 4 (2.60%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.60%) PySpark
12 4 (2.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.97%) Public Cloud
2 18 (11.69%) Clustering
3 17 (11.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 17 (11.04%) PKI
4 5 (3.25%) Replication
5 4 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.30%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.23%) Linux
2 17 (11.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (5.84%) Windows
4 5 (3.25%) Android
4 5 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.95%) CentOS
5 3 (1.95%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.95%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (44.81%) Microservices
3 55 (35.71%) DevOps
4 42 (27.27%) Full Stack Development
5 36 (23.38%) Data Modelling
6 32 (20.78%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (20.78%) CRM
7 27 (17.53%) Infrastructure as Code
8 26 (16.88%) API Design
8 26 (16.88%) API Integration
8 26 (16.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (16.88%) Infrastructure Automation
8 26 (16.88%) SOA
9 25 (16.23%) Task Automation
9 25 (16.23%) Time Management
10 24 (15.58%) Architecture Roadmap
11 23 (14.94%) Analytics
12 21 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 20 (12.99%) ETL
14 18 (11.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 91 (59.09%) SQL
2 48 (31.17%) C#
3 30 (19.48%) Java
4 12 (7.79%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.14%) Python
6 8 (5.19%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.90%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.90%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.25%) PHP
9 2 (1.30%) Scala
10 1 (0.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) CCNA
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Degree
3 1 (0.65%) MBA
3 1 (0.65%) MCSA
3 1 (0.65%) MCSD
3 1 (0.65%) MCSE
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.74%) QA
2 6 (3.90%) GDPR
3 4 (2.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (12.99%) Active Directory
1 20 (12.99%) vSphere
2 9 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.30%) Docker
4 2 (1.30%) StorNext
4 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.30%) Xsan
5 1 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 19 (12.34%) SCCM
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.30%) MIIS
4 1 (0.65%) Ansible
4 1 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 127 (82.47%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.13%) VMware
3 17 (11.04%) 3PAR
3 17 (11.04%) Apple
3 17 (11.04%) Databricks
3 17 (11.04%) Red Hat
3 17 (11.04%) Scality
4 11 (7.14%) Cisco
5 8 (5.19%) Dell
6 7 (4.55%) Google
6 7 (4.55%) Sitecore
7 6 (3.90%) Alteryx
8 5 (3.25%) Atlassian
8 5 (3.25%) Isilon
9 3 (1.95%) HP
10 2 (1.30%) Juniper
10 2 (1.30%) Oracle
10 2 (1.30%) SnapLogic
10 2 (1.30%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.30%) Veeam