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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 62 59
Rank change year-on-year +41 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 34 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.03% 2.52% 3.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.16% 23.44% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 16
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 77 64 43
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.71% 10.76% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 75 63 22
Median salary £35,250 £37,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.36% +14.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £62,742
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +38 32 £32,000 -8.57% 3
Microsoft Azure
North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 47 (71.21%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
3 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 28 (42.42%) .NET
4 28 (42.42%) MVC
4 28 (42.42%) MongoDB
5 27 (40.91%) AngularJS
5 27 (40.91%) C#
5 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (39.39%) .NET Framework
6 26 (39.39%) Entity Framework
7 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (36.36%) TDD
7 24 (36.36%) Windows
8 23 (34.85%) WCF
9 22 (33.33%) SQL
10 21 (31.82%) Web Development
10 21 (31.82%) Kanban
10 21 (31.82%) Google
10 21 (31.82%) SQL Server 2014
11 20 (30.30%) BDD
11 20 (30.30%) TeamCity
11 20 (30.30%) KnockoutJS
11 20 (30.30%) Office 365
11 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
12 19 (28.79%) MSMQ
12 19 (28.79%) Games
12 19 (28.79%) F#

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 19 (28.79%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.09%) Apache
4 5 (7.58%) CMS
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.58%) nginx
4 5 (7.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.06%) Umbraco
6 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (71.21%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (30.30%) Office 365
3 6 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 6 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (7.58%) Route 53
5 3 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (4.55%) PaaS
6 2 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) DNS
2 10 (15.15%) Firewall
3 9 (13.64%) DHCP
3 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.61%) SMTP
5 5 (7.58%) DMZ
5 5 (7.58%) SAN
5 5 (7.58%) VLAN
6 4 (6.06%) Skype
6 4 (6.06%) SSL
7 3 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 28 (42.42%) MongoDB
3 21 (31.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
7 6 (9.09%) MySQL
8 4 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.52%) MSTest
4 1 (1.52%) NUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 19 (28.79%) Games
2 7 (10.61%) Advertising
3 4 (6.06%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Developer
2 24 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 23 (34.85%) Graduate
4 21 (31.82%) Junior
4 21 (31.82%) Junior Developer
5 20 (30.30%) Junior .NET Developer
6 19 (28.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 19 (28.79%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Analyst
10 5 (7.58%) Azure Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Exchange Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) Consultant
11 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
11 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) .NET
2 27 (40.91%) AngularJS
2 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 26 (39.39%) .NET Framework
3 26 (39.39%) Entity Framework
4 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (34.85%) WCF
6 20 (30.30%) KnockoutJS
7 19 (28.79%) MSMQ
7 19 (28.79%) RESTful
7 19 (28.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (28.79%) WPF
8 13 (19.70%) HTML
8 13 (19.70%) Web Services
9 12 (18.18%) CSS
10 9 (13.64%) HTML5
11 7 (10.61%) Node.js
12 6 (9.09%) React
12 6 (9.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.12%) Replication
3 7 (10.61%) Clustering
4 4 (6.06%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
3 18 (27.27%) Linux
3 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.09%) CentOS
6 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) MVC
2 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.36%) TDD
4 21 (31.82%) Kanban
4 21 (31.82%) Web Development
5 20 (30.30%) BDD
6 19 (28.79%) Dependency Injection
6 19 (28.79%) Multithreading
6 19 (28.79%) Web Application Development
7 11 (16.67%) DevOps
7 11 (16.67%) Presales
8 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.61%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 7 (10.61%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 7 (10.61%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 7 (10.61%) Scrum
9 7 (10.61%) SOLID
10 6 (9.09%) SDLC
10 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) C#
2 22 (33.33%) SQL
3 19 (28.79%) F#
3 19 (28.79%) Ruby
4 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.15%) PHP
6 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.03%) Go
7 2 (3.03%) Java
7 2 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
3 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.58%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
5 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) Kibana
2 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.58%) HAProxy
2 5 (7.58%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.82%) Google
3 13 (19.70%) VMware
4 12 (18.18%) Citrix
5 7 (10.61%) Cisco
6 5 (7.58%) arcserve
6 5 (7.58%) Sitecore
6 5 (7.58%) Sophos
6 5 (7.58%) Symantec
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