Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 29 59
Rank change year-on-year -13 +30 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 28 56 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.00% 6.65% 1.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.05% 50.00% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 10
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% -19.05%
10th Percentile £28,800 £31,250 £31,925
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £47,500
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -19.05%

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 147 112 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 21.00% 13.30% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 125 80 39
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% -19.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,875 £23,350
90th Percentile £76,500 £65,125 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.51% +2.78% -14.29%

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 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 (60.71%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) Office 365
4 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 11 (39.29%) SCCM
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 8 (28.57%) DNS
7 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 8 (28.57%) Skype
7 8 (28.57%) Skype for Business
8 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (25.00%) Driving Licence
8 7 (25.00%) ITIL
8 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (21.43%) VMware
9 6 (21.43%) Client/Server
9 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (17.86%) DevOps
10 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET

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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 8 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) Content Management Server
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Office 365
2 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (7.14%) IaaS
4 2 (7.14%) SaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
1 8 (28.57%) Skype
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) MPLS
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) IT Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
1 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.71%) WCF
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) LINQ
5 1 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (3.57%) React
5 1 (3.57%) React Native
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
5 1 (3.57%) WinForms
5 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 6 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.71%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (10.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.71%) Cryptography
6 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.71%) Machine Learning
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) OWASP
6 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) CISM
3 3 (10.71%) CISSP
3 3 (10.71%) CSSLP
3 3 (10.71%) SANS
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCAD
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) GCP
1 3 (10.71%) HIPAA
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
4 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Veracode
5 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (3.57%) Sophos