Period
to 14 August 2018

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 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 67 50
Rank change year-on-year +37 -17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 34 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.22% 1.79% 3.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.20% 20.59% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 34
Liverpool median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +26.32% -9.52%
10th Percentile £34,750 £37,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £74,875 £75,675 £66,000
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -14.29%

Microsoft Azure 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 Liverpool with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 125 68 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 19.20% 8.70% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 100 55 58
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,700 £20,700
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £41,750 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +19.29% -17.65% -2.30%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

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 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 11 (32.35%) .NET
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) C#
5 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
5 9 (26.47%) VMware
6 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
7 7 (20.59%) DevOps
7 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (20.59%) DNS
7 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
7 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
7 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (17.65%) Finance
8 6 (17.65%) SQL
8 6 (17.65%) Linux
8 6 (17.65%) Office 365
9 5 (14.71%) SaaS
9 5 (14.71%) IaaS
9 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (14.71%) Business Process Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) CRM
9 5 (14.71%) WAN
9 5 (14.71%) DHCP
10 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.76%) MCSE
10 4 (11.76%) ITIL

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring 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 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.88%) EPiServer
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Content Management Server
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (8.82%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) IaaS
2 5 (14.71%) SaaS
3 4 (11.76%) PaaS
4 3 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (2.94%) Azure Functions
6 1 (2.94%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) npm
6 1 (2.94%) NuGet
6 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) DHCP
2 5 (14.71%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.82%) NAS
4 3 (8.82%) SAN
5 2 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (2.94%) Skype
6 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.94%) gulp
3 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.94%) jspm
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Law
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Core
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) Entity Framework
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 2 (5.88%) REST
5 2 (5.88%) WCF
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
5 2 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) Aurelia
6 1 (2.94%) Express
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.94%) Redux
6 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (11.76%) Smartphone
2 3 (8.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 3 (8.82%) AIX
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) CentOS
5 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (20.59%) DevOps
2 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (14.71%) Business Process Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.76%) MVC
4 4 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (8.82%) E-Discovery
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security
5 3 (8.82%) IT Strategy
5 3 (8.82%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Open Source
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C#
2 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) Perl
4 3 (8.82%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) MCSE
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) EnCE
2 3 (8.82%) GCFA
2 3 (8.82%) GCFE
2 3 (8.82%) GIAC
2 3 (8.82%) GREM
2 3 (8.82%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Docker
6 1 (2.94%) LXC
6 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) EnCase
2 3 (8.82%) FTK
2 3 (8.82%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco
4 3 (8.82%) Nuix
5 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Sophos
6 1 (2.94%) Veeam