Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 58 50
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 27 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.99% 2.68% 3.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.01% 32.31% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 34
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £56,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +18.42% -9.52%
10th Percentile £32,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £66,000
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% -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 142 65 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 20.97% 8.30% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 123 54 57
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -19.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,825 £20,600
90th Percentile £77,000 £67,125 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% -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 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (29.63%) Office 365
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) SCCM
5 7 (25.93%) C#
5 7 (25.93%) .NET
5 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (22.22%) DevOps
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) DNS
6 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) SCOM
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (14.81%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing

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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) EPiServer
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) Content Management Server
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (7.41%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (3.70%) IaaS
5 1 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) MPLS
2 3 (11.11%) Skype
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) Wireless
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.11%) IT Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.11%) WCF
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) WinForms
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) LINQ
6 1 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (3.70%) React
6 1 (3.70%) REST
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.11%) CRM
5 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
5 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) OWASP
5 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CISM
2 3 (11.11%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) CSSLP
2 3 (11.11%) SANS
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCAD
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) GCP
1 3 (11.11%) HIPAA
2 2 (7.41%) GDPR
2 2 (7.41%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) XenApp
3 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) SCOM
3 3 (11.11%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) Veracode
5 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.70%) Google
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.70%) Sophos