The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 30 42 50
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 32 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.03% 4.88% 3.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.65% 47.06% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 21
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% -23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,050 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £67,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.55% +0.55%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 85 51 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.68% 10.37% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 80 47 64
Median salary £35,000 £39,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.94% -24.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 29 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Sunderland - 2 £19,000 -
Microsoft Azure
North East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 36 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
3 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (45.83%) .NET
5 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
6 20 (41.67%) Windows
7 19 (39.58%) SQL
7 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
7 19 (39.58%) MVC
7 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
9 17 (35.42%) C#
10 16 (33.33%) TDD
10 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 16 (33.33%) Linux
11 15 (31.25%) WCF
11 15 (31.25%) Google
11 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (31.25%) MongoDB
11 15 (31.25%) Entity Framework
11 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
12 14 (29.17%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (29.17%) BDD
12 14 (29.17%) RESTful
12 14 (29.17%) Office 365
12 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (29.17%) Kanban
12 14 (29.17%) F#

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 13 (27.08%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.50%) Apache
3 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.25%) IIS
5 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.08%) JBoss
6 1 (2.08%) Mule
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (29.17%) Office 365
3 6 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 6 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (10.42%) Route 53
5 3 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (6.25%) PaaS
6 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) DNS
2 9 (18.75%) Firewall
3 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.58%) DHCP
5 6 (12.50%) SMTP
6 5 (10.42%) DMZ
6 5 (10.42%) SAN
6 5 (10.42%) VLAN
7 3 (6.25%) VPN
8 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (22.92%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (16.67%) MySQL
6 3 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) TeamCity
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) git-flow
General
1 13 (27.08%) Games
2 6 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) .NET Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Graduate
3 14 (29.17%) Junior
3 14 (29.17%) Junior .NET Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Junior Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) .NET
1 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
2 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (31.25%) Entity Framework
5 15 (31.25%) WCF
6 14 (29.17%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (29.17%) RESTful
7 13 (27.08%) MSMQ
7 13 (27.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (27.08%) WPF
8 8 (16.67%) Web Services
9 6 (12.50%) WAP
10 5 (10.42%) LAMP
11 4 (8.33%) CSS
11 4 (8.33%) HTML
12 3 (6.25%) Node.js
13 2 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.75%) Clustering
3 7 (14.58%) Replication
4 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
5 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Linux
3 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (12.50%) CentOS
7 5 (10.42%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) MVC
3 16 (33.33%) TDD
4 14 (29.17%) BDD
4 14 (29.17%) Kanban
5 13 (27.08%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (27.08%) Multithreading
5 13 (27.08%) Web Application Development
5 13 (27.08%) Web Development
6 10 (20.83%) Presales
7 9 (18.75%) DevOps
8 7 (14.58%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 6 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 5 (10.42%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.42%) ITIL
10 5 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (10.42%) Scrum
11 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 17 (35.42%) C#
3 14 (29.17%) F#
4 13 (27.08%) Ruby
5 6 (12.50%) Java
5 6 (12.50%) PHP
6 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.17%) Go
8 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.17%) Perl
9 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Kibana
2 5 (10.42%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.25%) Puppet
4 2 (4.17%) Ansible
4 2 (4.17%) SCCM
5 1 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) Google
3 12 (25.00%) VMware
4 11 (22.92%) Citrix
5 6 (12.50%) Cisco
6 5 (10.42%) arcserve
6 5 (10.42%) Sophos
6 5 (10.42%) Symantec
7 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle
8 1 (2.08%) WSO2
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago