Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 29 64
Rank change year-on-year -2 +35 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 39 73 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.60% 7.23% 1.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.50% 48.67% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 8
Liverpool median annual salary £64,500 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.86% +50.00% -44.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,750 £32,525
90th Percentile £76,650 £68,750 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% -36.00%

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 104 150 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 14.92% 14.87% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73 91 24
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +30.14% -30.48%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,750 £24,850
90th Percentile £73,500 £58,750 £54,375
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.82% +3.53% -19.05%

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 14 (35.90%) Java
1 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (33.33%) Windows
3 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (28.21%) Office 365
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) FlexPod
4 11 (28.21%) Microservices
4 11 (28.21%) Re-Platforming
5 10 (25.64%) Skype
5 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
5 10 (25.64%) ITIL
5 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
5 10 (25.64%) Skype for Business
5 10 (25.64%) QA
5 10 (25.64%) SCCM
5 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
6 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (23.08%) DNS
6 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.08%) Driving Licence
7 8 (20.51%) DevOps
7 8 (20.51%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (20.51%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (20.51%) VMware
7 8 (20.51%) Client/Server
7 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure

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 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
1 10 (25.64%) Skype for Business
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (28.21%) Office 365
3 6 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (7.69%) SaaS
5 2 (5.13%) IaaS
5 2 (5.13%) PaaS
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Skype
2 9 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JUnit
1 3 (7.69%) Selenium
1 3 (7.69%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.56%) Ant
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.56%) Gradle
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Head of Architecture
2 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Head of Development
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Server Support
4 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) RESTful
1 3 (7.69%) SOAP
1 3 (7.69%) Spring
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) FlexPod
2 9 (23.08%) Driving Licence
3 8 (20.51%) Client/Server
4 4 (10.26%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 11 (28.21%) Microservices
2 11 (28.21%) Re-Platforming
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL
4 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.51%) DevOps
5 8 (20.51%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (20.51%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.38%) Product Management
6 6 (15.38%) Validation
7 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
7 5 (12.82%) TDD
7 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.69%) High Availability
8 3 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.13%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) ISEB
4 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) Simian Army
3 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Citrix
4 6 (15.38%) Google