Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 41 49
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 42 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 7.04% 4.79% 4.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.18% 39.56% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 33
Liverpool median annual salary £48,750 £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.36% +47.37% +35.71%
10th Percentile £36,250 £57,000 £34,650
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,900 £68,750
Merseyside median annual salary £45,500 £63,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -28.35% +33.68% +5.56%

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 102 91 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 17.09% 12.12% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 80 64 65
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +5.59%
10th Percentile £22,375 £27,950 £20,000
90th Percentile £70,125 £75,750 £54,150
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -13.79%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) Windows
3 13 (30.95%) C#
4 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 12 (28.57%) Linux
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (21.43%) VMware
6 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 8 (19.05%) WAN
7 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 8 (19.05%) Finance
7 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
7 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (19.05%) PaaS
7 8 (19.05%) IaaS
7 8 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (16.67%) Office 365
8 7 (16.67%) SaaS
8 7 (16.67%) DNS
8 7 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (14.29%) SOA
9 6 (14.29%) SAN
9 6 (14.29%) Network Design
9 6 (14.29%) MVC
9 6 (14.29%) SolarWinds
9 6 (14.29%) Entity Framework
9 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software

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 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Relativity
2 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (19.05%) IaaS
1 8 (19.05%) PaaS
2 7 (16.67%) Office 365
2 7 (16.67%) SaaS
3 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) Azure Functions
3 2 (4.76%) Serverless
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.38%) npm
4 1 (2.38%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) WAN
2 7 (16.67%) DNS
3 6 (14.29%) SAN
4 5 (11.90%) DHCP
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) NAS
5 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.76%) LAN
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.38%) gulp
3 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.38%) jspm
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Legal
3 3 (7.14%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Forensic Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Information Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
2 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 6 (14.29%) .NET Core
3 6 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
4 4 (9.52%) HTML
4 4 (9.52%) RESTful
5 3 (7.14%) jQuery
5 3 (7.14%) REST
5 3 (7.14%) SOAP
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (2.38%) libvirt
7 1 (2.38%) MSMQ
7 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (9.52%) Smartphone
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Unix
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.52%) AIX
5 2 (4.76%) Debian
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) CentOS
6 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
2 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 6 (14.29%) MVC
2 6 (14.29%) Network Design
2 6 (14.29%) SOA
3 5 (11.90%) DevOps
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.52%) CRM
4 4 (9.52%) E-Discovery
4 4 (9.52%) Information Security
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (9.52%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) High Availability
5 3 (7.14%) OOP
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
5 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) C#
2 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) Perl
5 4 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) EnCE
1 4 (9.52%) GCFA
1 4 (9.52%) GCFE
1 4 (9.52%) GIAC
1 4 (9.52%) GREM
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) CCNA
2 3 (7.14%) CCNP
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.14%) MCSA
2 3 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 8 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.76%) Docker
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) LXC
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 4 (9.52%) EnCase
2 4 (9.52%) FTK
3 3 (7.14%) Puppet
3 3 (7.14%) SCOM
4 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.38%) Salt
5 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco
4 4 (9.52%) Nuix
5 3 (7.14%) Xamarin
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) EMC
6 2 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.38%) NetApp
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.38%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.38%) Veeam
7 1 (2.38%) Virgin Media