Azure Jobs in the North of England

Microsoft Azure
England > North of England

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England requiring Azure skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Azure over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Azure 3,271 3,863 3,967
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 16.29% 24.58% 20.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.59% 55.47% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,549 2,051 2,393
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,485
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £69,500 £72,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £59,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -9.23% +4.00% +8.70%

All Cloud Skills
North of England

Azure falls under the Cloud Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring cloud computing skills in the North of England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,596 6,964 7,908
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 32.85% 44.32% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5,140 3,838 5,232
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,000 £41,250 £39,124
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £69,500 £72,172 £70,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +4.17%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in the North of England

Azure
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in the North of England.

Salary trend for Azure in the North of England

Azure
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in the North of England over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Azure in the North of England

Azure
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the North of England region over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
North West 0 1,756 £57,500 +4.55% 265
Yorkshire +1 1,099 £55,000 - 145
North East +5 418 £50,000 -9.09% 57
Azure
England

Azure
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 192 (5.87%) Microsoft Exchange
2 170 (5.20%) SharePoint
3 79 (2.42%) ArcGIS
3 79 (2.42%) GeoServer
4 42 (1.28%) Confluence
5 40 (1.22%) IIS
6 25 (0.76%) Apache Spark
6 25 (0.76%) CMS
7 17 (0.52%) Apache
8 12 (0.37%) Umbraco
8 12 (0.37%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.28%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.28%) NServiceBus
10 8 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.12%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.092%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.092%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 87 (2.66%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.21%) Chatbot
4 7 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.18%) LightWave 3D
6 2 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.061%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.061%) Sketch
7 1 (0.031%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.031%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.031%) Trello
Business Applications
1 62 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.37%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 10 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.15%) SAP IBP
5 5 (0.15%) SAP PP
6 3 (0.092%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.061%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.061%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.061%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.031%) NEC Housing
8 1 (0.031%) Salesforce CRM
8 1 (0.031%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 920 (28.13%) AWS
2 708 (21.64%) Microsoft 365
3 451 (13.79%) Azure DevOps
4 331 (10.12%) Power Platform
5 325 (9.94%) GCP
6 295 (9.02%) Entra ID
7 169 (5.17%) SaaS
8 110 (3.36%) Dynamics 365
9 107 (3.27%) Serverless
10 101 (3.09%) Azure Data Factory
11 99 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
12 96 (2.93%) PowerApps
13 86 (2.63%) Power Automate
14 80 (2.45%) Azure Service Bus
14 80 (2.45%) GitHub
14 80 (2.45%) IBM Cloud
15 79 (2.42%) Azure Logic Apps
16 71 (2.17%) PaaS
17 68 (2.08%) Azure Functions
18 61 (1.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 278 (8.50%) Firewall
2 202 (6.18%) WAN
3 193 (5.90%) DNS
4 159 (4.86%) LAN
5 137 (4.19%) DHCP
6 101 (3.09%) VPN
7 82 (2.51%) Internet
8 74 (2.26%) SAN
9 72 (2.20%) TCP/IP
10 62 (1.90%) Network Security
11 56 (1.71%) SD-WAN
11 56 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
12 44 (1.35%) VoIP
13 43 (1.31%) Wireless
14 37 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
15 32 (0.98%) SSL
16 30 (0.92%) WLAN
17 29 (0.89%) BGP
18 28 (0.86%) NAS
19 27 (0.83%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (18.13%) SQL Server
2 234 (7.15%) Data Warehouse
3 222 (6.79%) PostgreSQL
4 220 (6.73%) Power BI
5 163 (4.98%) MongoDB
6 148 (4.52%) NoSQL
7 143 (4.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 112 (3.42%) Relational Database
9 105 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 103 (3.15%) Data Lake
11 101 (3.09%) DB2
12 84 (2.57%) GIS
13 79 (2.42%) QGIS
14 77 (2.35%) MySQL
15 71 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
16 61 (1.86%) Data Vault
17 57 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
18 48 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 45 (1.38%) BigQuery
20 43 (1.31%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 186 (5.69%) Git
2 129 (3.94%) JIRA
3 102 (3.12%) GitLab
4 47 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 35 (1.07%) Visual Studio
6 30 (0.92%) Selenium
7 26 (0.79%) CircleCI
7 26 (0.79%) Cypress.io
8 24 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (0.64%) Artifactory
9 21 (0.64%) Postman
10 18 (0.55%) Jasmine
11 16 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
12 11 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (0.31%) SonarQube
14 9 (0.28%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.24%) JUnit
15 8 (0.24%) NUnit
16 7 (0.21%) TeamCity
17 6 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 719 (21.98%) Social Skills
2 386 (11.80%) Finance
3 256 (7.83%) Public Sector
4 205 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
5 158 (4.83%) Retail
6 146 (4.46%) Law
7 87 (2.66%) Legal
8 78 (2.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 72 (2.20%) Organisational Skills
10 65 (1.99%) Manufacturing
11 60 (1.83%) Marketing
12 57 (1.74%) Games
13 53 (1.62%) Presentation Skills
14 46 (1.41%) Aerospace
15 45 (1.38%) Advertising
16 27 (0.83%) Banking
17 19 (0.58%) Documentation Skills
17 19 (0.58%) Telecoms
18 18 (0.55%) Automotive
19 17 (0.52%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 872 (26.66%) Developer
2 481 (14.70%) Senior
3 443 (13.54%) .NET Developer
4 401 (12.26%) Lead
5 334 (10.21%) Architect
6 240 (7.34%) Software Engineer
7 211 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 182 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 176 (5.38%) Azure Engineer
10 165 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 164 (5.01%) Analyst
12 160 (4.89%) Data Engineer
13 148 (4.52%) Cloud Engineer
14 138 (4.22%) IT Support
15 121 (3.70%) IT Engineer
15 121 (3.70%) Senior Developer
16 111 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
17 110 (3.36%) Software Developer
18 108 (3.30%) Senior Software Engineer
19 107 (3.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 961 (29.38%) .NET
2 460 (14.06%) AngularJS
3 425 (12.99%) React
4 403 (12.32%) .NET Core
5 375 (11.46%) CSS
6 358 (10.94%) ASP.NET
7 342 (10.46%) HTML
8 299 (9.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 270 (8.25%) .NET Framework
10 244 (7.46%) Entity Framework
11 208 (6.36%) RESTful
12 194 (5.93%) Node.js
13 183 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 174 (5.32%) Vue
15 170 (5.20%) REST
16 166 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 138 (4.22%) Web Services
18 122 (3.73%) jQuery
19 119 (3.64%) HTML5
20 93 (2.84%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 231 (7.06%) Public Cloud
2 150 (4.59%) Data Structures
3 132 (4.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 97 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 93 (2.84%) Algorithms
6 88 (2.69%) Cloud Native
7 87 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
8 80 (2.45%) Blockchain
9 78 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
10 58 (1.77%) Driving Licence
11 54 (1.65%) Product Ownership
12 47 (1.44%) Reinsurance
13 45 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
14 41 (1.25%) Data Centre
15 37 (1.13%) e-Learning
16 36 (1.10%) PKI
17 35 (1.07%) IoT
17 35 (1.07%) Mobile App
18 34 (1.04%) Legacy Systems
19 33 (1.01%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 629 (19.23%) Windows
2 287 (8.77%) Windows Server
3 279 (8.53%) Linux
4 138 (4.22%) Android
5 115 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 92 (2.81%) Windows 10
7 61 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 56 (1.71%) Windows Server 2016
9 55 (1.68%) Windows Server 2019
10 42 (1.28%) Mac OS
11 40 (1.22%) VMS
12 31 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (0.67%) Ubuntu
14 21 (0.64%) Unix
15 12 (0.37%) CentOS
16 11 (0.34%) Debian
17 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (0.28%) Windows Phone
19 5 (0.15%) Windows 7
20 4 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,061 (32.44%) Agile
2 876 (26.78%) DevOps
3 546 (16.69%) Full Stack Development
4 465 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
5 424 (12.96%) Mentoring
6 381 (11.65%) Software Engineering
7 379 (11.59%) Microservices
8 371 (11.34%) CI/CD
9 343 (10.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 317 (9.69%) Migration
11 312 (9.54%) MVC
12 292 (8.93%) Roadmaps
13 287 (8.77%) ITIL
14 260 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
15 250 (7.64%) Scrum
16 243 (7.43%) ETL
17 237 (7.25%) Coaching
18 227 (6.94%) Customer Service
19 221 (6.76%) Web Development
20 220 (6.73%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 952 (29.10%) C#
2 807 (24.67%) SQL
3 738 (22.56%) JavaScript
4 385 (11.77%) Python
5 262 (8.01%) PowerShell
6 228 (6.97%) TypeScript
7 161 (4.92%) Java
8 138 (4.22%) T-SQL
9 46 (1.41%) Bash
10 38 (1.16%) VB.NET
11 31 (0.95%) PHP
12 30 (0.92%) Go
13 25 (0.76%) Bicep
14 20 (0.61%) VB
15 18 (0.55%) Ruby
16 17 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions
17 16 (0.49%) C++
17 16 (0.49%) VB6
18 13 (0.40%) VBScript
19 12 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 266 (8.13%) Degree
2 205 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 190 (5.81%) Azure Certification
4 170 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 166 (5.07%) SC Cleared
6 90 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
7 83 (2.54%) AWS Certification
8 58 (1.77%) DBS Check
9 57 (1.74%) CISSP
10 56 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
11 48 (1.47%) CCNA
12 37 (1.13%) CCNP
13 34 (1.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 32 (0.98%) DV Cleared
15 31 (0.95%) CCSP
16 29 (0.89%) CISM
17 28 (0.86%) Master's Degree
18 26 (0.79%) CCSK
19 17 (0.52%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
19 17 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (4.37%) Data Quality
2 94 (2.87%) QA
3 90 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 85 (2.60%) SLA
5 80 (2.45%) GDPR
6 57 (1.74%) NIST
7 44 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
8 25 (0.76%) Accessibility
8 25 (0.76%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.21%) PSD2
9 7 (0.21%) SOC 2
10 6 (0.18%) PMO
11 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.061%) GRC
12 2 (0.061%) NCSC
13 1 (0.031%) California Consumer Privacy Act
13 1 (0.031%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.031%) IEC 62304
13 1 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 567 (17.33%) Active Directory
2 207 (6.33%) Hyper-V
3 196 (5.99%) Docker
4 168 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 75 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
6 41 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
8 16 (0.49%) vSphere
9 12 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 10 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.21%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.18%) XenApp
12 6 (0.18%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.092%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.061%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 2 (0.061%) Embedded Firmware
14 2 (0.061%) Firmware
15 1 (0.031%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.031%) Snort
15 1 (0.031%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 267 (8.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 264 (8.07%) Kubernetes
3 229 (7.00%) Terraform
4 99 (3.03%) Ansible
5 54 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
6 27 (0.83%) Puppet
7 25 (0.76%) Progress Chef
8 24 (0.73%) SCCM
9 23 (0.70%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 22 (0.67%) Grafana
11 21 (0.64%) Prometheus
12 16 (0.49%) Jamf Pro
13 15 (0.46%) Autotask
13 15 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
13 15 (0.46%) ZABBIX
14 13 (0.40%) SCOM
15 12 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
15 12 (0.37%) Opsgenie
15 12 (0.37%) VxRail
16 11 (0.34%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1,312 (40.11%) Microsoft
2 305 (9.32%) VMware
3 190 (5.81%) Google
4 140 (4.28%) Cisco
5 118 (3.61%) Oracle
6 113 (3.45%) IBM
7 97 (2.97%) Red Hat
8 96 (2.93%) Citrix
9 90 (2.75%) Databricks
10 79 (2.42%) ESRI
11 62 (1.90%) Informatica
12 60 (1.83%) Veeam
13 47 (1.44%) Fortinet
14 46 (1.41%) SolarWinds
15 36 (1.10%) ServiceNow
16 30 (0.92%) Apple
16 30 (0.92%) SAP
17 26 (0.79%) Datto
17 26 (0.79%) Sophos
18 23 (0.70%) Dell