Period
to 17 September 2021

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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Storage
England > South East
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 386 231 477
Rank change year-on-year -155 +246 +37
Permanent jobs citing Azure Storage 57 58 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.68% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.82% 1.91% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 25
10th Percentile £38,750 £55,000 £56,000
25th Percentile £50,000 " £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile " £67,813 £70,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £70,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £66,625 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +8.33%

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 6,928 3,034 7,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.86% 35.78% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4,949 2,677 6,325
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 17 September 2021.

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 17 September 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
Thames Valley -80 21 £62,500 +13.64% 5
Buckinghamshire -37 20 £62,500 +13.64%
West Sussex -28 11 £70,000 +7.69%
Hampshire -110 10 £42,500 -27.66% 2
Surrey - 8 £70,000 - 1
East Sussex -47 6 £65,000 -7.14%
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 - 4
Azure Storage
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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 57 (100.00%) Azure
2 48 (84.21%) .NET
3 43 (75.44%) .NET Core
4 40 (70.18%) SQL
5 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (59.65%) PaaS
6 34 (59.65%) Mentoring
7 33 (57.89%) IaaS
8 32 (56.14%) SaaS
9 31 (54.39%) Kubernetes
10 30 (52.63%) Microservices
10 30 (52.63%) DevOps
10 30 (52.63%) Scrum
10 30 (52.63%) VMS
11 29 (50.88%) C#
12 28 (49.12%) Docker
13 26 (45.61%) Social Skills
14 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
14 25 (43.86%) Git (software)
15 24 (42.11%) Firewall
15 24 (42.11%) Full Stack Development
15 24 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (38.60%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 21 (36.84%) Organisational Skills
17 21 (36.84%) Azure Service Bus
17 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (36.84%) Analytics
18 20 (35.09%) Data Analytics
18 20 (35.09%) Azure App Service
19 19 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering

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 19 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (22.81%) NServiceBus
3 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 57 (100.00%) Azure
2 34 (59.65%) PaaS
3 33 (57.89%) IaaS
4 32 (56.14%) SaaS
5 22 (38.60%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 21 (36.84%) Azure Service Bus
7 20 (35.09%) Azure App Service
8 19 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (33.33%) GitHub
9 11 (19.30%) Azure Service Fabric
10 6 (10.53%) NuGet
11 5 (8.77%) Microsoft 365
12 4 (7.02%) Datadog
13 3 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (3.51%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 2 (3.51%) Azure Functions
14 2 (3.51%) Serverless
14 2 (3.51%) SonarCloud
15 1 (1.75%) Azure Pipelines
15 1 (1.75%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.11%) Firewall
2 19 (33.33%) DNS
2 19 (33.33%) VPN
3 11 (19.30%) HTTP
4 10 (17.54%) Skype
5 6 (10.53%) SMTP
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) Big Data
2 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
3 15 (26.32%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.51%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) Power BI
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (43.86%) Git (software)
2 19 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 19 (33.33%) JIRA
2 19 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 11 (19.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (19.30%) TeamCity
4 10 (17.54%) SpecFlow
5 8 (14.04%) Moq
5 8 (14.04%) NUnit
6 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.51%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.51%) MSTest
7 2 (3.51%) NCrunch
7 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 26 (45.61%) Social Skills
2 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (36.84%) Organisational Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Finance
4 3 (5.26%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.75%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Full Stack Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Lead Developer
3 12 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Principal Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) IT Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Lead Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (84.21%) .NET
2 43 (75.44%) .NET Core
3 19 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 19 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 19 (33.33%) RESTful
3 19 (33.33%) SOAP
3 19 (33.33%) Web Services
4 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
5 15 (26.32%) React
6 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (21.05%) Blazor
8 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Core
8 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (17.54%) OAuth
10 7 (12.28%) CSS
10 7 (12.28%) HTML
11 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.77%) jQuery
12 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) VMS
2 7 (12.28%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (59.65%) Mentoring
3 30 (52.63%) DevOps
3 30 (52.63%) Microservices
3 30 (52.63%) Scrum
4 24 (42.11%) Full Stack Development
4 24 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (36.84%) Analytics
6 20 (35.09%) Data Analytics
7 19 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 19 (33.33%) Machine Learning
7 19 (33.33%) Open Source
7 19 (33.33%) Product Vision
7 19 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
7 19 (33.33%) The Twelve-Factor App
8 15 (26.32%) MVC
9 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
10 10 (17.54%) OWASP
11 8 (14.04%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) SQL
2 29 (50.88%) C#
3 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.81%) TypeScript
5 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 28 (49.12%) Docker
2 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (54.39%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (3.51%) Terraform
4 1 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Databricks
2 2 (3.51%) Palo Alto
2 2 (3.51%) Telerik
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco
3 1 (1.75%) Google
3 1 (1.75%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) NetApp
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) VMware