Period
to 21 October 2020

The median annual salary for an Azure Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 October 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Engineer
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 197 407 549
Rank change year-on-year +210 +142 +69
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 326 364 282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.65% 0.67% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 0.70% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 304 334 264
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.80% +2.00%
10th Percentile £44,125 £50,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +4.35% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 18,457 51,883 64,351
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.53% 94.98% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15,456 42,263 52,597
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.28% +3.50% -

Azure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Azure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Engineer in London

Azure Engineer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Engineer in London.

Salary trend for Azure Engineer in London

Azure Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Engineer in London over the 6 months to 21 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure Engineer in London

Azure Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 21 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +145 106 £65,000 -10.34% 13
West London +68 3 £65,000 -23.53% 1
Azure Engineer
England

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, Azure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Azure Engineer in the job title.

1 326 (100.00%) Azure
2 186 (57.06%) DevOps
3 130 (39.88%) Microsoft
4 100 (30.67%) Terraform
5 93 (28.53%) PowerShell
6 89 (27.30%) Kubernetes
7 88 (26.99%) Finance
8 85 (26.07%) SQL
9 78 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
10 77 (23.62%) SQL Server
11 76 (23.31%) AWS
12 72 (22.09%) Windows
12 72 (22.09%) Python
13 65 (19.94%) Docker
14 61 (18.71%) Active Directory
15 59 (18.10%) C#
16 56 (17.18%) Infrastructure as Code
17 55 (16.87%) Azure SQL Database
18 50 (15.34%) Fintech
18 50 (15.34%) Office 365
19 49 (15.03%) Firewall
19 49 (15.03%) Data Lake
20 48 (14.72%) .NET
21 46 (14.11%) IaaS
21 46 (14.11%) Jenkins
21 46 (14.11%) Ansible
21 46 (14.11%) Azure Active Directory
22 45 (13.80%) Windows Server
22 45 (13.80%) Analytics
23 44 (13.50%) PaaS

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 23 (7.06%) IIS
2 17 (5.21%) MS Exchange
3 16 (4.91%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.99%) Apache Spark
4 13 (3.99%) Skype for Business
5 10 (3.07%) Apache
6 9 (2.76%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.84%) Confluence
9 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 326 (100.00%) Azure
2 76 (23.31%) AWS
3 50 (15.34%) Office 365
4 46 (14.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 46 (14.11%) IaaS
5 44 (13.50%) Azure Data Factory
5 44 (13.50%) PaaS
6 36 (11.04%) Power Platform
7 35 (10.74%) Serverless
8 30 (9.20%) SaaS
9 22 (6.75%) Azure Functions
10 17 (5.21%) GCP
11 15 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (3.37%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 8 (2.45%) OneDrive
14 7 (2.15%) Data Lake Analytics
14 7 (2.15%) Logic Apps
14 7 (2.15%) Mimecast
15 4 (1.23%) Datadog
15 4 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (15.03%) Firewall
2 30 (9.20%) Network Security
3 27 (8.28%) WAN
4 24 (7.36%) VPN
5 21 (6.44%) DNS
6 20 (6.13%) LAN
7 18 (5.52%) SAN
8 13 (3.99%) DHCP
9 10 (3.07%) PBX
10 9 (2.76%) NetScaler
10 9 (2.76%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.84%) Skype
11 6 (1.84%) Unified Communications
12 5 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (0.92%) Wireless
14 2 (0.61%) HTTP
14 2 (0.61%) IPsec
14 2 (0.61%) Kerberos
14 2 (0.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 55 (16.87%) Azure SQL Database
3 49 (15.03%) Data Lake
4 42 (12.88%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (9.82%) Power BI
6 24 (7.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 24 (7.36%) Cosmos DB
7 18 (5.52%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.99%) Big Data
8 13 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (3.37%) Snowflake Schema
10 8 (2.45%) Data Mining
10 8 (2.45%) OLAP
10 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (2.15%) MySQL
11 7 (2.15%) PolyBase
11 7 (2.15%) Redis
12 6 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 46 (14.11%) Jenkins
2 37 (11.35%) TeamCity
3 34 (10.43%) Git (software)
4 27 (8.28%) Octopus Deploy
5 18 (5.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (3.37%) Subversion
7 10 (3.07%) JIRA
8 8 (2.45%) GitLab
9 6 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.53%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.53%) Selenium
11 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.92%) git-flow
12 3 (0.92%) NUnit
12 3 (0.92%) xUnit.net
13 2 (0.61%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.61%) Postman
13 2 (0.61%) SonarQube
13 2 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 88 (26.99%) Finance
2 21 (6.44%) Banking
3 15 (4.60%) Retail
4 12 (3.68%) Marketing
5 11 (3.37%) Games
6 5 (1.53%) Advertising
7 3 (0.92%) Publishing
8 2 (0.61%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.31%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.72%) .NET
2 13 (3.99%) Kafka
3 11 (3.37%) .NET Core
4 8 (2.45%) REST
5 7 (2.15%) Web Services
6 6 (1.84%) CSS
6 6 (1.84%) JSON
7 5 (1.53%) RESTful
8 4 (1.23%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (1.23%) HTML
8 4 (1.23%) OAuth
8 4 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (1.23%) React
8 4 (1.23%) SOAP
9 3 (0.92%) LDAP
9 3 (0.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 3 (0.92%) XML
9 3 (0.92%) XSLT
9 3 (0.92%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.04%) Cloud Native
2 22 (6.75%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (6.13%) Public Cloud
4 13 (3.99%) Data Structures
5 11 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.76%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.84%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.84%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.53%) Replication
11 4 (1.23%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.61%) PlayStation
13 1 (0.31%) Blog
13 1 (0.31%) BYOD
13 1 (0.31%) CMDB
13 1 (0.31%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (22.09%) Windows
2 45 (13.80%) Windows Server
3 44 (13.50%) Linux
4 22 (6.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (5.83%) Windows Server 2016
6 18 (5.52%) Windows 10
7 13 (3.99%) Windows Server 2019
8 11 (3.37%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.76%) Unix
10 8 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.84%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.84%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.53%) Debian
12 5 (1.53%) VMS
13 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.92%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (57.06%) DevOps
2 78 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (17.18%) Infrastructure as Code
4 50 (15.34%) Fintech
5 45 (13.80%) Analytics
6 42 (12.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 39 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (8.28%) Data Engineering
9 26 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (7.98%) Software Engineering
10 25 (7.67%) Data Security
11 24 (7.36%) Migration
12 23 (7.06%) Microservices
12 23 (7.06%) Test Automation
13 21 (6.44%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (5.83%) Deployment Automation
15 18 (5.52%) Configuration Management
15 18 (5.52%) SDLC
16 17 (5.21%) ETL
16 17 (5.21%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 93 (28.53%) PowerShell
2 85 (26.07%) SQL
3 72 (22.09%) Python
4 59 (18.10%) C#
5 19 (5.83%) Java
6 17 (5.21%) Bash Shell
6 17 (5.21%) JavaScript
6 17 (5.21%) Scala
7 10 (3.07%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 7 (2.15%) U-SQL
10 6 (1.84%) R
10 6 (1.84%) Ruby
10 6 (1.84%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.23%) Go
11 4 (1.23%) Perl
11 4 (1.23%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.61%) F#
12 2 (0.61%) VB
13 1 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (6.13%) Degree
2 16 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.68%) CCNA
5 7 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.92%) MCSE
6 3 (0.92%) MCT
6 3 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.61%) CISSP
8 1 (0.31%) CCMSE
8 1 (0.31%) CCNP
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.31%) MCP
8 1 (0.31%) RHCE
8 1 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.21%) SLA
2 4 (1.23%) QA
3 2 (0.61%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (19.94%) Docker
2 61 (18.71%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.83%) vSphere
4 16 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (4.60%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.53%) XenApp
8 4 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.92%) Firmware
9 3 (0.92%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.61%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (0.61%) HDFS
10 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 100 (30.67%) Terraform
2 89 (27.30%) Kubernetes
3 46 (14.11%) Ansible
4 29 (8.90%) Puppet
5 28 (8.59%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (4.60%) Microsoft Intune
7 13 (3.99%) SCCM
8 10 (3.07%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (2.45%) Control-M
10 6 (1.84%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.84%) WSUS
11 5 (1.53%) Grafana
11 5 (1.53%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (1.53%) Nagios
12 4 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (1.23%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.92%) Graylog
13 3 (0.92%) Rancher
14 2 (0.61%) SCVMM
14 2 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 130 (39.88%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.35%) Databricks
3 32 (9.82%) VMware
4 30 (9.20%) Cisco
5 25 (7.67%) Citrix
6 20 (6.13%) CheckPoint
7 18 (5.52%) Meraki
8 15 (4.60%) HP
9 13 (3.99%) Zscaler
10 12 (3.68%) Blue Coat
11 10 (3.07%) Netskope
11 10 (3.07%) SolarWinds
12 9 (2.76%) Oracle
13 8 (2.45%) Veeam
14 7 (2.15%) Dell
15 6 (1.84%) Asigra
15 6 (1.84%) NetApp
15 6 (1.84%) Sophos
16 5 (1.53%) MobileIron
16 5 (1.53%) Splunk