The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 35 50 44
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 17 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.26% 1.53% 2.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.74% 15.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 11
Median salary £48,750 £43,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38 40 30
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 9.52% 10.20% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 26
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £21,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Liverpool over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 54 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 41 (65.08%) Windows
3 38 (60.32%) Windows Server
4 36 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 32 (50.79%) PowerShell
5 32 (50.79%) Data Centre
6 29 (46.03%) Finance
7 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
8 24 (38.10%) ITIL
8 24 (38.10%) Private Cloud
9 23 (36.51%) Office 365
10 22 (34.92%) Hybrid Cloud
10 22 (34.92%) Banking
11 19 (30.16%) Linux
11 19 (30.16%) SQL
12 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (23.81%) VMware
14 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
14 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (22.22%) ITIL V3
15 13 (20.63%) DevOps
15 13 (20.63%) Cisco
16 12 (19.05%) EMC
16 12 (19.05%) MS Office
17 11 (17.46%) NetBackup
18 10 (15.87%) Citrix
18 10 (15.87%) MCSE
18 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
18 10 (15.87%) IaaS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (9.52%) Apache
1 6 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (9.52%) IIS
1 6 (9.52%) JBoss
1 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.17%) GroupWise
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Office
2 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (36.51%) Office 365
2 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (15.87%) IaaS
3 10 (15.87%) PaaS
4 7 (11.11%) SaaS
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.59%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.59%) Heroku
6 1 (1.59%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) VPN
2 8 (12.70%) DHCP
2 8 (12.70%) DNS
3 6 (9.52%) SAN
4 4 (6.35%) Firewall
5 3 (4.76%) VoIP
6 2 (3.17%) Internet
6 2 (3.17%) VLAN
7 1 (1.59%) Skype
7 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.52%) MySQL
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.35%) Big Data
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.59%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.17%) JIRA
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) GoCD
2 1 (1.59%) Travis CI
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (46.03%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (20.63%) Server Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Server Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Architect
5 10 (15.87%) Cloud Architect
5 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (12.70%) DBA
7 8 (12.70%) SQL DBA
8 7 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (7.94%) Consultant
9 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (6.35%) Administrator
11 3 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
11 3 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
11 3 (4.76%) IT Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) Virtualisation Architect
11 3 (4.76%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) Middleware
2 4 (6.35%) Web Services
3 3 (4.76%) .NET
4 2 (3.17%) LINQ
5 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.59%) Ajax
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) CSS
5 1 (1.59%) HTML
5 1 (1.59%) jQuery
5 1 (1.59%) JSON
5 1 (1.59%) LAMP
5 1 (1.59%) Node.js
5 1 (1.59%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.59%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) Sphinx
5 1 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.59%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (50.79%) Data Centre
2 24 (38.10%) Private Cloud
3 22 (34.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (14.29%) Replication
5 8 (12.70%) Public Cloud
6 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (9.52%) Clustering
6 6 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.59%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 41 (65.08%) Windows
2 38 (60.32%) Windows Server
3 19 (30.16%) Linux
4 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.94%) VMS
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) ITIL
2 14 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 13 (20.63%) DevOps
4 9 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 9 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 8 (12.70%) Converged Infrastructure
5 8 (12.70%) Migration
5 8 (12.70%) Operations Management
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (9.52%) Database Security
7 6 (9.52%) Identity Management
7 6 (9.52%) Line Management
7 6 (9.52%) Load Balancing
7 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (9.52%) Wealth Management
8 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) PowerShell
2 19 (30.16%) SQL
3 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.94%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) Go
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) Python
5 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.87%) MCSE
3 6 (9.52%) CCNA
3 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.52%) Degree
3 6 (9.52%) EMC Certification
4 2 (3.17%) MCSD
4 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) CCA
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) VCAP
System Software
1 36 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) NDS
4 2 (3.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.59%) Docker
5 1 (1.59%) pfSense
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) NetBackup
2 8 (12.70%) SCCM
2 8 (12.70%) SCOrch
2 8 (12.70%) SCVMM
3 7 (11.11%) SCOM
4 6 (9.52%) AirWatch
5 5 (7.94%) Puppet
6 3 (4.76%) Icinga
6 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.76%) vRealize
7 1 (1.59%) Ansible
7 1 (1.59%) Nagios
7 1 (1.59%) Terraform
7 1 (1.59%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 54 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.81%) VMware
3 13 (20.63%) Cisco
4 12 (19.05%) EMC
5 10 (15.87%) Citrix
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle
7 6 (9.52%) IBM
7 6 (9.52%) Software AG
8 4 (6.35%) Dell
8 4 (6.35%) RedGate
9 3 (4.76%) HP
9 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.17%) Mitel
10 2 (3.17%) NetApp
10 2 (3.17%) SaltStack
10 2 (3.17%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.59%) Google
11 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.59%) Temenos
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