Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Azure Storage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Storage over the 6 months to 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Storage
England > South East
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 397 236 408
Rank change year-on-year -161 +172 +87
Permanent jobs citing Azure Storage 46 98 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.96% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.62% 2.45% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33 96 59
10th Percentile £38,750 - £40,000
25th Percentile £48,440 £60,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% - +4.17%
75th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £70,000 - £70,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% -3.70% +17.39%

Azure Storage is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 7,455 4,001 7,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.10% 39.26% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,258 3,418 6,013
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,563 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Azure Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Azure Storage as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Storage in the South East

Azure Storage
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Storage in the South East.

Salary trend for Azure Storage in the South East

Azure Storage
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Storage in the South East over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Storage in the South East

Azure Storage
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Storage within the South East region over the 6 months to 28 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
Hampshire -64 14 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Surrey -55 10 £57,500 -11.54% 1
West Sussex -40 9 - -
Thames Valley -69 6 £62,500 +13.64% 2
East Sussex -52 4 £52,106 -13.16%
Berkshire - 4 £62,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire -49 2 £48,750 -11.36%
Kent - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
Azure Storage
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT jobs citing Azure Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Azure Storage.

1 46 (100.00%) Azure
2 30 (65.22%) SQL
2 30 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 26 (56.52%) .NET
3 26 (56.52%) DevOps
4 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (50.00%) Social Skills
6 22 (47.83%) C#
7 20 (43.48%) Degree
8 17 (36.96%) Windows
8 17 (36.96%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
9 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
10 15 (32.61%) Linux
10 15 (32.61%) Azure Service Bus
11 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
12 13 (28.26%) Finance
12 13 (28.26%) VMware
12 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
12 13 (28.26%) CI/CD
13 12 (26.09%) Serverless
13 12 (26.09%) Azure Functions
13 12 (26.09%) AWS
13 12 (26.09%) Test Automation
14 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
14 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (23.91%) TDD
14 11 (23.91%) SaaS
14 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineering

Azure Storage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.57%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 46 (100.00%) Azure
2 15 (32.61%) Azure Service Bus
3 12 (26.09%) AWS
3 12 (26.09%) Azure Functions
3 12 (26.09%) Serverless
4 11 (23.91%) Azure Logic Apps
4 11 (23.91%) SaaS
5 10 (21.74%) Microsoft 365
6 6 (13.04%) Azure Service Fabric
7 5 (10.87%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 5 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (8.70%) Azure App Service
8 4 (8.70%) NuGet
9 3 (6.52%) Azure Monitor
9 3 (6.52%) PaaS
10 2 (4.35%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (4.35%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 2 (4.35%) GitHub
10 2 (4.35%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) SAN
2 7 (15.22%) VSAN
3 4 (8.70%) SMTP
4 3 (6.52%) Firewall
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.35%) DNS
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
6 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.04%) Data Lake
4 5 (10.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.52%) MySQL
6 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.35%) Big Data
6 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.35%) Power BI
6 2 (4.35%) Redis
6 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
3 4 (8.70%) Moq
3 4 (8.70%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) MSTest
General
1 23 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 13 (28.26%) Finance
3 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Front Office
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) C# Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Technical Leader
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Server Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Server Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Software Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Storage Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) IT Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) .NET
2 11 (23.91%) .NET Core
3 10 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 9 (19.57%) ARM Templates
4 9 (19.57%) REST
5 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (6.52%) JSON
6 3 (6.52%) SAML
7 2 (4.35%) Kafka
7 2 (4.35%) MSMQ
7 2 (4.35%) Node.js
7 2 (4.35%) OpenID
7 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (4.35%) RESTful
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Core
8 1 (2.17%) Blazor
8 1 (2.17%) Kendo UI
8 1 (2.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) CMDB
1 4 (8.70%) Video\Live Streaming
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Native
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
3 15 (32.61%) Linux
4 5 (10.87%) VMS
5 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (2.17%) Android
6 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) DevOps
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.96%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (28.26%) CI/CD
5 12 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (23.91%) TDD
7 10 (21.74%) SDLC
8 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
9 8 (17.39%) Microservices
10 7 (15.22%) Analytics
11 6 (13.04%) MVC
11 6 (13.04%) Pair Programming
11 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
12 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
12 5 (10.87%) Decision-Making
12 5 (10.87%) Full Stack Development
12 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 4 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) SQL
2 22 (47.83%) C#
3 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
5 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.70%) Bash
6 4 (8.70%) Python
7 3 (6.52%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.17%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) GDPR
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) vSphere
3 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.17%) Firmware
7 1 (2.17%) NFS
7 1 (2.17%) Samba
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Kubernetes
2 7 (15.22%) vCenter Server
3 2 (4.35%) Terraform
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.17%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) EMC
4 7 (15.22%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) Databricks
5 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco
7 2 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) SAP
8 1 (2.17%) Arista
8 1 (2.17%) Brocade
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) Emulex
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) Sun
8 1 (2.17%) Telerik
8 1 (2.17%) Veeam