Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure Storage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Storage over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Storage
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 748 570 918
Rank change year-on-year -178 +348 +145
Permanent jobs citing Azure Storage 230 108 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.49% 0.61% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 185 98 102
10th Percentile £40,750 £48,750 £42,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £55,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
75th Percentile £83,750 £70,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £89,500 £77,875 £76,125
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

Azure Storage 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 46,975 17,810 41,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.68% 39.62% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33,107 15,151 34,065
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Azure Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Storage in England

Azure Storage
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Azure Storage in England

Azure Storage
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Storage in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Storage in England

Azure Storage
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 Storage within the England region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 -135 119 £80,000 +6.67% 16
South East -173 55 £70,000 +16.67% 8
East of England - 21 £45,000 - 3
North of England -105 15 £50,000 +17.65% 13
North West -98 8 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Yorkshire -89 7 £41,500 -2.35% 7
Midlands -118 7 £50,000 -17.36% 4
West Midlands -98 6 £52,500 -13.22% 2
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 2
South West - 1 £85,000 - 1
Azure Storage
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing Azure Storage 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 Storage.

1 230 (100.00%) Azure
2 147 (63.91%) SQL
3 124 (53.91%) .NET
4 120 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (49.13%) Microsoft
6 109 (47.39%) SQL Server
7 107 (46.52%) PaaS
8 97 (42.17%) C#
9 96 (41.74%) DevOps
10 91 (39.57%) Azure Service Bus
11 87 (37.83%) Microservices
12 79 (34.35%) .NET Core
13 70 (30.43%) Azure Data Factory
13 70 (30.43%) React
14 67 (29.13%) Web Services
15 66 (28.70%) Serverless
16 62 (26.96%) Social Skills
17 60 (26.09%) IaaS
18 59 (25.65%) Full Stack Development
19 58 (25.22%) Azure SQL Database
19 58 (25.22%) Cloud Computing
20 56 (24.35%) Active Directory
21 55 (23.91%) Azure Functions
22 54 (23.48%) AWS
23 53 (23.04%) Firewall
24 52 (22.61%) PowerShell
25 50 (21.74%) Kubernetes
25 50 (21.74%) Azure App Service
25 50 (21.74%) Azure Cosmos DB
26 45 (19.57%) JavaScript

Azure Storage
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 25 (10.87%) Cloud Foundry
1 25 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.22%) NServiceBus
3 7 (3.04%) IIS
4 5 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.30%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.61%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 230 (100.00%) Azure
2 107 (46.52%) PaaS
3 91 (39.57%) Azure Service Bus
4 70 (30.43%) Azure Data Factory
5 66 (28.70%) Serverless
6 60 (26.09%) IaaS
7 58 (25.22%) Cloud Computing
8 55 (23.91%) Azure Functions
9 54 (23.48%) AWS
10 50 (21.74%) Azure App Service
10 50 (21.74%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 40 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
12 37 (16.09%) Azure Stack
12 37 (16.09%) Power Platform
13 36 (15.65%) SaaS
14 32 (13.91%) Microsoft 365
15 31 (13.48%) Azure ExpressRoute
16 28 (12.17%) GitHub
17 24 (10.43%) Azure Service Fabric
18 18 (7.83%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 53 (23.04%) Firewall
2 32 (13.91%) VPN
3 28 (12.17%) DNS
4 21 (9.13%) SAN
5 17 (7.39%) LAN
5 17 (7.39%) WAN
6 10 (4.35%) HTTP
7 9 (3.91%) Skype
8 8 (3.48%) SSL
8 8 (3.48%) VoIP
9 7 (3.04%) TCP/IP
10 6 (2.61%) NetScaler
11 5 (2.17%) SMTP
12 3 (1.30%) FTP
12 3 (1.30%) Network Security
13 2 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.87%) IPsec
13 2 (0.87%) VLAN
14 1 (0.43%) Internet
14 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (47.39%) SQL Server
2 58 (25.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 42 (18.26%) NoSQL
4 36 (15.65%) Data Lake
5 31 (13.48%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (13.48%) Power BI
6 21 (9.13%) Big Data
7 18 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (6.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (5.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 10 (4.35%) Tableau
11 8 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (2.17%) MySQL
14 4 (1.74%) IBM InfoSphere
14 4 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
15 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
15 3 (1.30%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 34 (14.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (14.35%) Git (software)
3 32 (13.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 31 (13.48%) JIRA
5 28 (12.17%) Jenkins
6 15 (6.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (6.09%) TeamCity
8 12 (5.22%) SpecFlow
9 8 (3.48%) Visual Studio
10 7 (3.04%) Moq
10 7 (3.04%) NUnit
11 6 (2.61%) Visual Studio Code
12 5 (2.17%) GitLab
13 4 (1.74%) ER Studio
13 4 (1.74%) ERwin
13 4 (1.74%) GDB
13 4 (1.74%) Selenium
13 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (1.30%) Newman
14 3 (1.30%) Postman
General
1 62 (26.96%) Social Skills
2 29 (12.61%) Finance
3 27 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (9.57%) Organisational Skills
5 9 (3.91%) Retail
6 7 (3.04%) Public Sector
7 6 (2.61%) Law
8 4 (1.74%) Advertising
8 4 (1.74%) Banking
8 4 (1.74%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.30%) Electronics
9 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.30%) Marketing
9 3 (1.30%) Online Betting
9 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.87%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.87%) Legal
11 1 (0.43%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.43%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 119 (51.74%) Developer
2 45 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 41 (17.83%) C# Developer
4 30 (13.04%) Lead Developer
5 25 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (10.43%) Azure Engineer
7 23 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 18 (7.83%) Azure Developer
8 18 (7.83%) Cloud Developer
9 17 (7.39%) Administrator
9 17 (7.39%) Senior Developer
10 15 (6.52%) Azure Administrator
10 15 (6.52%) Hyper-V Administrator
10 15 (6.52%) Microsoft Developer
10 15 (6.52%) Storage Administrator
10 15 (6.52%) Storage Systems Administrator
10 15 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (5.65%) Architect
12 12 (5.22%) Data Engineer
13 11 (4.78%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (53.91%) .NET
2 79 (34.35%) .NET Core
3 70 (30.43%) React
4 67 (29.13%) Web Services
5 42 (18.26%) OAuth
6 39 (16.96%) Node.js
7 33 (14.35%) Middleware
7 33 (14.35%) OAuth2
8 31 (13.48%) .NET Framework
9 26 (11.30%) CSS
9 26 (11.30%) GraphQL
10 25 (10.87%) ASP.NET
10 25 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
11 22 (9.57%) SOAP
12 21 (9.13%) RESTful
13 20 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
14 19 (8.26%) jQuery
15 17 (7.39%) ARM Templates
15 17 (7.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (6.96%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.09%) Public Cloud
2 24 (10.43%) User Experience
3 17 (7.39%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (5.65%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.48%) Legacy Applications
5 8 (3.48%) Replication
6 7 (3.04%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.17%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.30%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.30%) Social Media
10 2 (0.87%) NHS
10 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.43%) Clustering
11 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.43%) Robotics
11 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.09%) Windows
2 34 (14.78%) VMS
2 34 (14.78%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.48%) Linux
4 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
6 1 (0.43%) Mesosphere
6 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (41.74%) DevOps
3 87 (37.83%) Microservices
4 59 (25.65%) Full Stack Development
5 44 (19.13%) Infrastructure as Code
6 42 (18.26%) Mentoring
7 41 (17.83%) Analytics
8 39 (16.96%) Scrum
9 34 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (14.78%) Task Automation
10 30 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (12.61%) MVC
12 28 (12.17%) Test Automation
13 27 (11.74%) Migration
13 27 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (11.30%) ETL
14 26 (11.30%) Infrastructure Automation
14 26 (11.30%) Machine Learning
15 25 (10.87%) The Twelve-Factor App
15 25 (10.87%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (63.91%) SQL
2 97 (42.17%) C#
3 52 (22.61%) PowerShell
4 45 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 26 (11.30%) T-SQL
6 23 (10.00%) Python
7 17 (7.39%) TypeScript
8 14 (6.09%) Java
9 10 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.48%) R
11 5 (2.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.74%) Scala
13 3 (1.30%) Java 11
13 3 (1.30%) Java 8
13 3 (1.30%) PHP
14 2 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.87%) U-SQL
15 1 (0.43%) C++
15 1 (0.43%) Go
15 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (9.13%) Degree
2 9 (3.91%) CCNA
2 9 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.17%) MCSE
4 5 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.74%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.74%) MCSA
6 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.83%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) Accessibility
2 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.87%) GDPR
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (24.35%) Active Directory
2 44 (19.13%) Docker
3 23 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.09%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (2.61%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (21.74%) Kubernetes
2 41 (17.83%) Terraform
3 13 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.78%) Ansible
5 6 (2.61%) PowerCLI
5 6 (2.61%) Puppet
5 6 (2.61%) vCenter Server
6 5 (2.17%) Packer
7 3 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.30%) Kustomize
7 3 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.43%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.43%) Icinga
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.43%) Nagios
8 1 (0.43%) vRealize
8 1 (0.43%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 113 (49.13%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.00%) Databricks
3 17 (7.39%) Palo Alto
4 16 (6.96%) VMware
5 15 (6.52%) Aruba
5 15 (6.52%) SonicWALL
6 12 (5.22%) Google
6 12 (5.22%) Nintex
7 11 (4.78%) Alteryx
7 11 (4.78%) IBM
7 11 (4.78%) Splunk
8 8 (3.48%) HP
8 8 (3.48%) SAP
9 7 (3.04%) Citrix
10 6 (2.61%) Nimble Storage
10 6 (2.61%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.17%) 3PAR
11 5 (2.17%) UiPath
12 4 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.74%) Talend