Period
to 7 December 2021

The median annual salary for an Azure Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

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 > North East
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 74 88
Rank change year-on-year -18 +14 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 15 8 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.17% 1.00% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.03% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 5
10th Percentile £40,850 £41,000 "
25th Percentile £51,875 £42,125 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% +46.85%
75th Percentile £71,250 £61,563 £56,000
90th Percentile " £62,500 £56,900
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -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 the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,163 777 1,132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.65% 97.25% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 920 690 885
10th Percentile £25,113 £27,500 £22,850
25th Percentile £32,500 £33,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,004 £44,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.26% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £50,750
90th Percentile £67,575 £62,625 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Azure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Engineer in the North East

Azure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Engineer in the North East.

Salary trend for Azure Engineer in the North East

Azure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Engineer in the North East over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Engineer in the North East

Azure Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Engineer within the North East region over the 6 months to 7 December 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -14 14 £62,500 +13.64% 6
Durham -9 1 £41,500 -27.83%
Azure Engineer
England

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, 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 North East region featuring Azure Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Azure
2 10 (66.67%) IaaS
3 9 (60.00%) DevOps
4 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure as Code
4 8 (53.33%) Kubernetes
4 8 (53.33%) Terraform
4 8 (53.33%) Docker
4 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (53.33%) SaaS
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
5 7 (46.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (46.67%) Perl
5 7 (46.67%) Unix
5 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
5 7 (46.67%) PaaS
5 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
5 7 (46.67%) Puppet
5 7 (46.67%) CFEngine
5 7 (46.67%) AWS
5 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (46.67%) Ansible
5 7 (46.67%) Public Cloud
5 7 (46.67%) GitLab
5 7 (46.67%) AWS CloudFormation

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Azure
2 10 (66.67%) IaaS
3 8 (53.33%) SaaS
4 7 (46.67%) AWS
4 7 (46.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (46.67%) PaaS
5 2 (13.33%) Power Platform
6 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (46.67%) CircleCI
2 7 (46.67%) GitLab
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (6.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) DevOps
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Data Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Data Science
6 1 (6.67%) Data Security
6 1 (6.67%) Data Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.67%) Project Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
1 8 (53.33%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Kubernetes
1 8 (53.33%) Terraform
2 7 (46.67%) Ansible
2 7 (46.67%) CFEngine
2 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (46.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware