Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 41 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 34 60 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.45% 5.60% 1.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.05% 43.17% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 7
Liverpool median annual salary £74,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.84% +35.71% -51.72%
Merseyside median annual salary £64,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +35.79% +5.56% -37.93%

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 97 139 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 12.70% 12.97% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 63 85 23
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £44,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.82% +15.79% -33.91%
10th Percentile £27,800 £19,850 £24,500
90th Percentile £75,750 £55,000 £56,000
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -1.16% -16.10%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 12 (35.29%) QA
4 12 (35.29%) FlexPod
4 12 (35.29%) Microservices
4 12 (35.29%) Re-Platforming
5 9 (26.47%) DevOps
5 9 (26.47%) Citrix
6 8 (23.53%) Validation
6 8 (23.53%) VMware
6 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (23.53%) Google
6 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 8 (23.53%) Product Management
6 8 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.65%) SQL
7 6 (17.65%) Windows
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
8 5 (14.71%) TDD
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.76%) Skype
9 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) ITIL
9 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration

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 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.82%) Office 365
4 2 (5.88%) SaaS
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.94%) GitHub
5 1 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Skype
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Event Store
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) JUnit
2 3 (8.82%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Head of Architecture
2 4 (11.76%) Architect
2 4 (11.76%) Head of Development
3 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Applications Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Java Applications Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Java Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Lead Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Head of Applications
4 2 (5.88%) ICT Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) ICT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Tester
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.88%) RESTful
2 2 (5.88%) SOAP
2 2 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) LINQ
3 1 (2.94%) WCF
3 1 (2.94%) WF
3 1 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) FlexPod
2 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 12 (35.29%) Microservices
2 12 (35.29%) Re-Platforming
3 9 (26.47%) DevOps
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Product Management
4 8 (23.53%) Validation
5 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (14.71%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.82%) High Availability
8 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (8.82%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.88%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) HIPAA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Citrix
2 8 (23.53%) Google
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft