Period
to 23 September 2018

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 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 34 76
Rank change year-on-year +19 +42 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 148 51 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 12.43% 7.06% 2.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.02% 40.80% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 142 49 31
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.00% +10.34%
10th Percentile £25,125 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £48,500 £67,500
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -

Microsoft Azure 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 269 125 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.59% 17.31% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 234 113 121
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,062 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% +5.89% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,250 £51,250
North East median annual salary £43,577 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +24.50% - -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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 6 months to 23 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 136 £43,500 +24.29% 23
Sunderland -3 4 £50,000 +56.25% 2
Gateshead - 4 £35,000 - 3
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
North Shields - 1 £30,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 96 (64.86%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (47.97%) Microsoft
3 67 (45.27%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (41.22%) DevOps
5 59 (39.86%) .NET
6 55 (37.16%) C#
7 53 (35.81%) SQL
8 50 (33.78%) MVC
9 49 (33.11%) JavaScript
10 47 (31.76%) HTML
11 46 (31.08%) ASP.NET
12 44 (29.73%) Windows
13 43 (29.05%) SQL Server
14 42 (28.38%) Linux
15 37 (25.00%) AngularJS
16 36 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (22.30%) React
18 32 (21.62%) HTML5
19 30 (20.27%) Windows Server
20 29 (19.59%) Software Engineering
21 27 (18.24%) TDD
21 27 (18.24%) Puppet
21 27 (18.24%) Node.js
21 27 (18.24%) .NET Core
22 26 (17.57%) Ansible
22 26 (17.57%) CSS
22 26 (17.57%) Java
22 26 (17.57%) Scrum
23 25 (16.89%) Web Services
24 24 (16.22%) Python

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring 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 10 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.73%) nginx
4 5 (3.38%) CMS
4 5 (3.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.38%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.03%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.03%) IIS
7 2 (1.35%) Confluence
7 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.35%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 96 (64.86%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (14.86%) Office 365
3 16 (10.81%) SaaS
4 14 (9.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (5.41%) Datadog
6 4 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.03%) IaaS
8 2 (1.35%) PaaS
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.68%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.68%) Heroku
9 1 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) NuGet
9 1 (0.68%) Route 53
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.81%) DNS
1 16 (10.81%) SSL
2 8 (5.41%) DHCP
3 7 (4.73%) SAN
4 6 (4.05%) Internet
5 4 (2.70%) NAS
5 4 (2.70%) Skype
6 3 (2.03%) Firewall
6 3 (2.03%) LAN
6 3 (2.03%) WAN
7 2 (1.35%) Network Security
7 2 (1.35%) SMS
7 2 (1.35%) VSAN
7 2 (1.35%) Wireless
8 1 (0.68%) HTTP
8 1 (0.68%) Intranet
8 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.05%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.54%) NoSQL
3 21 (14.19%) MongoDB
4 16 (10.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (6.08%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (4.05%) MySQL
8 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.70%) Pentaho
9 4 (2.70%) Power BI
9 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.03%) Big Data
10 3 (2.03%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (14.86%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.14%) TeamCity
3 14 (9.46%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.41%) JIRA
5 7 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.73%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.05%) Bitbucket
6 6 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.38%) Selenium
8 4 (2.70%) Maven
8 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.03%) GitLab
10 2 (1.35%) Ant
10 2 (1.35%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.35%) Gatling
10 2 (1.35%) NeoLoad
11 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.68%) JUnit
11 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 18 (12.16%) Advertising
2 12 (8.11%) Finance
3 7 (4.73%) Games
4 5 (3.38%) Automotive
5 3 (2.03%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (30.41%) Developer
2 41 (27.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (15.54%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.81%) Software Developer
5 15 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (10.14%) C# Developer
6 11 (7.43%) Azure Developer
6 11 (7.43%) Senior DevOps
6 11 (7.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Technical Leader
8 9 (6.08%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (6.08%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Architect
9 8 (5.41%) Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Junior
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.73%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (39.86%) .NET
2 47 (31.76%) HTML
3 46 (31.08%) ASP.NET
4 37 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 36 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (22.30%) React
7 32 (21.62%) HTML5
8 27 (18.24%) .NET Core
8 27 (18.24%) Node.js
9 26 (17.57%) CSS
10 25 (16.89%) Web Services
11 20 (13.51%) .NET Framework
12 16 (10.81%) Angular 2
12 16 (10.81%) CherryPy
12 16 (10.81%) Entity Framework
13 15 (10.14%) jQuery
14 14 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (5.41%) Ajax
16 7 (4.73%) REST
17 6 (4.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.08%) Private Cloud
3 5 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.38%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.03%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.03%) NHS
5 3 (2.03%) User Experience
6 2 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.35%) PKI
7 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.68%) Fintech
7 1 (0.68%) Online Games
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.73%) Windows
2 42 (28.38%) Linux
3 30 (20.27%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.73%) Windows 10
5 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.05%) Debian
6 6 (4.05%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.03%) CentOS
7 3 (2.03%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.35%) Unix
8 2 (1.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.68%) Android
9 1 (0.68%) Fedora
9 1 (0.68%) SUSE
9 1 (0.68%) VMS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (45.27%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (41.22%) DevOps
3 50 (33.78%) MVC
4 29 (19.59%) Software Engineering
5 27 (18.24%) TDD
6 26 (17.57%) Scrum
7 20 (13.51%) Configuration Management
8 19 (12.84%) Coaching
9 17 (11.49%) SDLC
10 15 (10.14%) BDD
10 15 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 14 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (8.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (8.11%) Test Automation
14 9 (6.08%) Collaborative Working
14 9 (6.08%) Open Source
14 9 (6.08%) Unit Testing
15 8 (5.41%) CRM
15 8 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.16%) C#
2 53 (35.81%) SQL
3 49 (33.11%) JavaScript
4 26 (17.57%) Java
5 24 (16.22%) Python
6 20 (13.51%) Bash Shell
7 18 (12.16%) PHP
8 17 (11.49%) Ruby
9 15 (10.14%) C++
9 15 (10.14%) PowerShell
10 13 (8.78%) Perl
11 10 (6.76%) C
12 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.70%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.35%) Jython
14 2 (1.35%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.68%) ES6
15 1 (0.68%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (4.73%) Degree
2 3 (2.03%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.68%) MCITP
4 1 (0.68%) MCP
4 1 (0.68%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) GDPR
2 3 (2.03%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (15.54%) Docker
2 20 (13.51%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.08%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.70%) vSphere
6 3 (2.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (2.03%) XenServer
7 2 (1.35%) VMware NSX
7 2 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (18.24%) Puppet
2 26 (17.57%) Ansible
3 24 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (14.19%) Kubernetes
5 18 (12.16%) Terraform
6 13 (8.78%) Packer
7 10 (6.76%) Nagios
8 9 (6.08%) HAProxy
9 4 (2.70%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.03%) Cobbler
10 3 (2.03%) Consul
10 3 (2.03%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (2.03%) SCCM
11 2 (1.35%) Grafana
11 2 (1.35%) Kibana
11 2 (1.35%) logstash
11 2 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (1.35%) Rancher
11 2 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (1.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 71 (47.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.84%) VMware
3 17 (11.49%) Xamarin
4 9 (6.08%) Cisco
4 9 (6.08%) Google
4 9 (6.08%) New Relic
4 9 (6.08%) Splunk
5 5 (3.38%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.70%) Citrix
7 3 (2.03%) RedGate
8 2 (1.35%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.35%) Asigra
8 2 (1.35%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.35%) Forcepoint
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle
8 2 (1.35%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.35%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.35%) Sophos
8 2 (1.35%) Symantec