Period
to 27 January 2022

The median annual salary for an Azure Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 319 227 394
Rank change year-on-year -92 +167 +158
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 565 353 377
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.10% 1.45% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.55% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 470 300 333
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34% +16.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +9.09%

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 46,896 22,805 48,312
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.21% 93.49% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 32,428 19,359 39,563
10th Percentile £41,216 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £101,250 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -78 70 £70,000 +12.00% 34
South London - 14 £37,500 - 6
West London -65 13 £68,750 +34.15% 6
East London - 5 £58,500 - 8
Azure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 565 (100.00%) Azure
2 346 (61.24%) DevOps
3 200 (35.40%) PowerShell
4 196 (34.69%) Microsoft
5 190 (33.63%) Python
6 170 (30.09%) Terraform
7 166 (29.38%) CI/CD
7 166 (29.38%) SQL
8 165 (29.20%) Kubernetes
9 160 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
10 148 (26.19%) Finance
11 130 (23.01%) Docker
12 122 (21.59%) Windows
13 118 (20.88%) AWS
14 103 (18.23%) Active Directory
15 98 (17.35%) .NET
16 96 (16.99%) Databricks
17 93 (16.46%) Infrastructure as Code
18 88 (15.58%) Ansible
19 85 (15.04%) Software Engineering
19 85 (15.04%) Azure Data Factory
20 83 (14.69%) Analytics
21 81 (14.34%) SQL Server
21 81 (14.34%) Azure Active Directory
22 80 (14.16%) Linux
23 76 (13.45%) PaaS
24 75 (13.27%) Microsoft 365
24 75 (13.27%) Jenkins
24 75 (13.27%) C#
25 74 (13.10%) Data Lake

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 31 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.36%) Apache Spark
3 13 (2.30%) Apache
4 12 (2.12%) Confluence
5 10 (1.77%) IIS
5 10 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.59%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
8 5 (0.88%) Luigi
9 3 (0.53%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.53%) nginx
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 565 (100.00%) Azure
2 118 (20.88%) AWS
3 85 (15.04%) Azure Data Factory
4 81 (14.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 76 (13.45%) PaaS
6 75 (13.27%) Microsoft 365
7 61 (10.80%) Power Platform
8 60 (10.62%) GCP
9 59 (10.44%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 53 (9.38%) IaaS
11 50 (8.85%) GitHub
11 50 (8.85%) Serverless
12 49 (8.67%) Azure Monitor
13 43 (7.61%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 32 (5.66%) Azure Functions
14 32 (5.66%) SaaS
15 29 (5.13%) Azure Service Bus
16 26 (4.60%) GitHub Actions
17 22 (3.89%) Azure Event Grid
18 21 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.90%) DNS
2 35 (6.19%) Firewall
3 31 (5.49%) DHCP
4 28 (4.96%) SAN
5 21 (3.72%) Network Security
6 20 (3.54%) VPN
7 19 (3.36%) Cisco IPT
8 14 (2.48%) HTTPS
9 10 (1.77%) SSL
10 9 (1.59%) WAN
11 7 (1.24%) LAN
11 7 (1.24%) NAS
12 6 (1.06%) TCP/IP
12 6 (1.06%) VLAN
13 5 (0.88%) SMTP
13 5 (0.88%) SSH
13 5 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.71%) IPv4
14 4 (0.71%) SD-WAN
14 4 (0.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.34%) SQL Server
2 74 (13.10%) Data Lake
3 58 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
4 51 (9.03%) Azure SQL Database
5 45 (7.96%) Power BI
6 40 (7.08%) Big Data
7 34 (6.02%) NoSQL
8 30 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (2.65%) Relational Database
9 15 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (2.12%) Tableau
12 11 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (1.95%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (1.59%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.59%) Data Vault
15 8 (1.42%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 75 (13.27%) Jenkins
2 71 (12.57%) Git (software)
3 50 (8.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 49 (8.67%) TeamCity
5 28 (4.96%) JIRA
6 14 (2.48%) Selenium
7 12 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (2.12%) GitLab
8 9 (1.59%) CircleCI
9 7 (1.24%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.24%) RStudio
10 5 (0.88%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.88%) git-flow
10 5 (0.88%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.71%) Hudson
11 4 (0.71%) SonarQube
11 4 (0.71%) Subversion
12 3 (0.53%) kappa
12 3 (0.53%) MLflow
12 3 (0.53%) Spinnaker
General
1 148 (26.19%) Finance
2 74 (13.10%) Social Skills
3 46 (8.14%) Banking
4 34 (6.02%) Retail
5 30 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 13 (2.30%) Law
8 11 (1.95%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.95%) Publishing
9 10 (1.77%) Marketing
10 9 (1.59%) Public Sector
11 7 (1.24%) Games
12 6 (1.06%) Advertising
13 3 (0.53%) Electronics
13 3 (0.53%) Legal
13 3 (0.53%) Presentation Skills
13 3 (0.53%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.35%) Czech Language
14 2 (0.35%) Documentation Skills
14 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (17.35%) .NET
2 41 (7.26%) React
3 31 (5.49%) .NET Core
3 31 (5.49%) ARM Templates
4 25 (4.42%) AngularJS
4 25 (4.42%) ASP.NET
5 23 (4.07%) JSON
5 23 (4.07%) Node.js
6 17 (3.01%) RESTful
7 16 (2.83%) CSS
7 16 (2.83%) HTML
7 16 (2.83%) HTML5
7 16 (2.83%) YAML
8 14 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (2.30%) CSS3
10 12 (2.12%) Kafka
11 11 (1.95%) ADO
11 11 (1.95%) Vue.js
11 11 (1.95%) Web Services
12 7 (1.24%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.90%) Public Cloud
2 28 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (3.72%) Cloud Native
4 17 (3.01%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.30%) User Experience
7 12 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.95%) Enterprise Cloud
8 11 (1.95%) FMCG
9 9 (1.59%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.42%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.42%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.06%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.06%) Replication
12 4 (0.71%) Clustering
12 4 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.71%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.53%) EMC VNX
13 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 122 (21.59%) Windows
2 80 (14.16%) Linux
3 56 (9.91%) Windows Server
4 25 (4.42%) Windows 10
4 25 (4.42%) Windows Server 2016
5 20 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (3.54%) Windows Server 2019
6 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.24%) Unix
7 7 (1.24%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.06%) Debian
8 6 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.06%) VMS
9 4 (0.71%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.18%) Android
10 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) SUSE
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (61.24%) DevOps
2 166 (29.38%) CI/CD
3 160 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (16.46%) Infrastructure as Code
5 85 (15.04%) Software Engineering
6 83 (14.69%) Analytics
7 66 (11.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 63 (11.15%) ETL
9 59 (10.44%) Migration
10 56 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
10 56 (9.91%) Microservices
11 53 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
12 39 (6.90%) SDLC
13 37 (6.55%) Data Science
14 35 (6.19%) Data Modelling
15 34 (6.02%) Log Analytics
15 34 (6.02%) Mentoring
15 34 (6.02%) TDD
16 32 (5.66%) Data Engineering
17 31 (5.49%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 200 (35.40%) PowerShell
2 190 (33.63%) Python
3 166 (29.38%) SQL
4 75 (13.27%) C#
5 64 (11.33%) Bash
6 60 (10.62%) JavaScript
7 59 (10.44%) Java
8 37 (6.55%) Scala
9 30 (5.31%) TypeScript
10 27 (4.78%) Go
11 16 (2.83%) Ruby
12 12 (2.12%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.95%) Bicep
13 11 (1.95%) Groovy
13 11 (1.95%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.59%) R
15 6 (1.06%) Perl
16 5 (0.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 4 (0.71%) Kotlin
17 4 (0.71%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (5.66%) Degree
2 29 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (4.78%) CISSP
4 21 (3.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 18 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (3.01%) SC Cleared
6 17 (3.01%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.59%) MCSE
8 8 (1.42%) CEH
9 7 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (1.06%) CCNA
11 3 (0.53%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.35%) CCNP
12 2 (0.35%) CCSP
12 2 (0.35%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (0.35%) MCSA
13 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.84%) QA
2 10 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.53%) SLA
5 2 (0.35%) GDPR
5 2 (0.35%) GRC
5 2 (0.35%) NIST
6 1 (0.18%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.18%) SOC 2
System Software
1 130 (23.01%) Docker
2 103 (18.23%) Active Directory
3 45 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (4.96%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.95%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.88%) vSphere
8 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.71%) XenApp
9 2 (0.35%) HDFS
10 1 (0.18%) Firmware
10 1 (0.18%) LXC
Systems Management
1 170 (30.09%) Terraform
2 165 (29.20%) Kubernetes
3 88 (15.58%) Ansible
4 25 (4.42%) Puppet
5 20 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (3.36%) Microsoft Intune
7 11 (1.95%) Grafana
8 9 (1.59%) Istio
8 9 (1.59%) Prometheus
8 9 (1.59%) SCCM
9 7 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (1.06%) Nagios
10 6 (1.06%) SCOM
11 5 (0.88%) Consul
11 5 (0.88%) Kubeflow
11 5 (0.88%) Packer
11 5 (0.88%) WSUS
12 4 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.53%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 3 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 196 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 96 (16.99%) Databricks
3 52 (9.20%) VMware
4 19 (3.36%) Google
5 11 (1.95%) Alibaba
5 11 (1.95%) Veeam
6 10 (1.77%) Citrix
6 10 (1.77%) EMC
6 10 (1.77%) Facebook
7 9 (1.59%) Oracle
7 9 (1.59%) ServiceNow
7 9 (1.59%) SolarWinds
8 8 (1.42%) Dell
9 7 (1.24%) Meraki
10 6 (1.06%) Cisco
10 6 (1.06%) EqualLogic
10 6 (1.06%) Sophos
11 5 (0.88%) Splunk
12 4 (0.71%) Forcepoint
12 4 (0.71%) New Relic