Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 30 34
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 +30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 56 41 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 10.05% 5.80% 7.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.34% 36.94% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 47
Liverpool median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +23.81% +50.00%
10th Percentile £37,600 £30,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £75,500 £77,100 £68,750
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +25.00%

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 107 111 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 19.21% 15.70% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 82 80 84
Liverpool median annual salary £46,750 £41,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.02% -13.68% +35.71%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,125 £75,075 £58,375
Merseyside median annual salary £41,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.22% -8.89% +5.88%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 27 (48.21%) .NET
2 21 (37.50%) C#
3 19 (33.93%) .NET Framework
3 19 (33.93%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) MVC
5 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 16 (28.57%) Windows
6 14 (25.00%) SQL
7 12 (21.43%) CRM
8 11 (19.64%) IBM
8 11 (19.64%) Linux
8 11 (19.64%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (19.64%) Serverless
8 11 (19.64%) Azure Functions
9 10 (17.86%) REST
9 10 (17.86%) VMware
10 9 (16.07%) SAN
10 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
10 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
10 9 (16.07%) SolarWinds
10 9 (16.07%) PaaS
10 9 (16.07%) IaaS
10 9 (16.07%) .NET Core
10 9 (16.07%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 8 (14.29%) Office 365
11 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 8 (14.29%) SaaS

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 7 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.79%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (7.14%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (19.64%) Azure Functions
2 11 (19.64%) Serverless
3 9 (16.07%) IaaS
3 9 (16.07%) PaaS
4 8 (14.29%) Office 365
4 8 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.79%) npm
5 1 (1.79%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) SAN
2 7 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 7 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Blockchain
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Power BI
5 1 (1.79%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) gulp
3 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.79%) jspm
3 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Legal
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
3 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) .NET Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Forensic Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Information Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (48.21%) .NET
2 19 (33.93%) .NET Framework
3 10 (17.86%) REST
4 9 (16.07%) .NET Core
5 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 7 (12.50%) RESTful
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.36%) SOAP
9 3 (5.36%) Web Services
10 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.57%) CSS
10 2 (3.57%) HTML
10 2 (3.57%) HTML5
11 1 (1.79%) CSS3
11 1 (1.79%) Express
11 1 (1.79%) libvirt
11 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.79%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Linux
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.93%) Unix
6 4 (7.14%) AIX
7 2 (3.57%) Debian
8 1 (1.79%) CentOS
8 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) MVC
2 12 (21.43%) CRM
3 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 7 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
5 7 (12.50%) Coaching
5 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (12.50%) DevOps
5 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.50%) Network Design
5 7 (12.50%) SOA
6 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.14%) E-Discovery
7 4 (7.14%) Information Security
7 4 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Microservices
7 4 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) C#
2 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
5 4 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) EnCE
1 4 (7.14%) GCFA
1 4 (7.14%) GCFE
1 4 (7.14%) GIAC
1 4 (7.14%) GREM
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
1 9 (16.07%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 7 (12.50%) XenApp
3 7 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 5 (8.93%) Docker
5 1 (1.79%) LXC
5 1 (1.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) SCCM
2 4 (7.14%) EnCase
2 4 (7.14%) FTK
3 3 (5.36%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.36%) Puppet
4 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.79%) Salt
5 1 (1.79%) SCOM
5 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) IBM
3 10 (17.86%) VMware
4 9 (16.07%) SolarWinds
5 7 (12.50%) Citrix
5 7 (12.50%) NetApp
6 4 (7.14%) Nuix
7 3 (5.36%) Xamarin
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco
8 2 (3.57%) EMC
8 2 (3.57%) HP
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.79%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.79%) Teradata
9 1 (1.79%) Virgin Media