Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Azure Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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

Microsoft Azure Engineer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 225 207
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.089% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.092% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £53,000 £33,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £45,000 £41,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,082 5,446 4,818
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 96.66% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,319 3,534 3,035
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Azure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Engineer in Scotland

Azure Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure Engineer in Scotland.

Salary trend for Azure Engineer in Scotland

Azure Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Engineer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
Edinburgh +1 6 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Glasgow - 1 £62,500 - 1
Azure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 Scotland region featuring Azure Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 4 (50.00%) Microservices
4 4 (50.00%) Fintech
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Terraform
5 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (25.00%) Docker
5 2 (25.00%) IaaS
5 2 (25.00%) PaaS
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Maven
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Puppet
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Microservices
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Debt
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (12.50%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (25.00%) Terraform
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft