Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 31 51
Rank change year-on-year +17 +20 +24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 176 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 12.75% 7.62% 4.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 60.07% 42.48% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 168 64 47
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £47,125 £68,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -19.05%

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 293 153 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.23% 17.94% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 249 143 103
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -28.57%
10th Percentile £23,625 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £43,310 £63,750
North East median annual salary £44,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +26.43% -6.67% -21.05%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +10 155 £45,000 +50.00% 28
Sunderland +1 12 £61,250 +222.37% 1
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
North Shields - 2 £30,000 - 3
Gateshead - 2 £40,000 - 2
Microsoft Azure
North East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 115 (65.34%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (61.93%) Microsoft
3 92 (52.27%) .NET
4 86 (48.86%) C#
5 82 (46.59%) SQL
6 76 (43.18%) ASP.NET
7 74 (42.05%) MVC
8 73 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (37.50%) HTML
10 60 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (30.11%) AngularJS
12 50 (28.41%) HTML5
13 45 (25.57%) Windows
14 43 (24.43%) JavaScript
14 43 (24.43%) DevOps
15 42 (23.86%) Software Engineering
16 40 (22.73%) SQL Server
17 39 (22.16%) Xamarin
18 37 (21.02%) CSS
19 34 (19.32%) React
20 32 (18.18%) .NET Core
21 30 (17.05%) Windows Server
22 29 (16.48%) Angular 2
22 29 (16.48%) Web Services
22 29 (16.48%) Linux
22 29 (16.48%) Finance
23 28 (15.91%) Java
24 27 (15.34%) .NET Framework
25 26 (14.77%) SaaS
25 26 (14.77%) Scrum

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 (5.68%) MS Exchange
1 10 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.55%) nginx
3 7 (3.98%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.41%) CMS
4 6 (3.41%) IIS
4 6 (3.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (3.41%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 115 (65.34%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (14.77%) SaaS
3 22 (12.50%) Office 365
4 19 (10.80%) IaaS
5 14 (7.95%) PaaS
6 4 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.70%) Datadog
8 1 (0.57%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.57%) Heroku
8 1 (0.57%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.95%) SSL
2 13 (7.39%) DNS
3 12 (6.82%) Firewall
4 8 (4.55%) LAN
4 8 (4.55%) WAN
5 7 (3.98%) SAN
6 6 (3.41%) DHCP
7 5 (2.84%) VPN
8 4 (2.27%) Skype
9 3 (1.70%) NAS
9 3 (1.70%) SMS
10 2 (1.14%) VLAN
10 2 (1.14%) WLAN
11 1 (0.57%) HTTP
11 1 (0.57%) Internet
11 1 (0.57%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 17 (9.66%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (7.39%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.82%) RavenDB
6 6 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.84%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (2.84%) MySQL
7 5 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.70%) Big Data
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (8.52%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.39%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 9 (5.11%) JIRA
4 9 (5.11%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.11%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.98%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.70%) Ant
7 3 (1.70%) Maven
7 3 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 29 (16.48%) Finance
2 25 (14.20%) Advertising
3 8 (4.55%) Games
4 6 (3.41%) Automotive
4 6 (3.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (26.70%) Developer
2 27 (15.34%) .NET Developer
3 26 (14.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (9.66%) Consultant
5 15 (8.52%) Software Developer
6 14 (7.95%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.39%) C# Developer
7 13 (7.39%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (6.25%) .NET Developer - Fintech
8 11 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Junior
9 10 (5.68%) Architect
9 10 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (5.68%) Recruitment Consultant
9 10 (5.68%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.68%) Technical Director
10 9 (5.11%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 9 (5.11%) Project Manager
10 9 (5.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (52.27%) .NET
2 76 (43.18%) ASP.NET
3 66 (37.50%) HTML
4 60 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 53 (30.11%) AngularJS
6 50 (28.41%) HTML5
7 37 (21.02%) CSS
8 34 (19.32%) React
9 32 (18.18%) .NET Core
10 29 (16.48%) Angular 2
10 29 (16.48%) Web Services
11 27 (15.34%) .NET Framework
12 14 (7.95%) CSS3
12 14 (7.95%) jQuery
12 14 (7.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (7.39%) Node.js
14 12 (6.82%) Entity Framework
15 11 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 11 (6.25%) CherryPy
16 7 (3.98%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.82%) Fintech
3 6 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.84%) User Experience
5 4 (2.27%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.27%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.70%) Clustering
6 3 (1.70%) NHS
6 3 (1.70%) Replication
7 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.57%) Windows
2 30 (17.05%) Windows Server
3 29 (16.48%) Linux
4 11 (6.25%) Android
4 11 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.27%) Debian
6 4 (2.27%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.27%) Unix
6 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.70%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.57%) CentOS
8 1 (0.57%) Fedora
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (42.05%) MVC
2 73 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (24.43%) DevOps
4 42 (23.86%) Software Engineering
5 26 (14.77%) Scrum
6 23 (13.07%) SDLC
7 21 (11.93%) TDD
8 16 (9.09%) Coaching
9 15 (8.52%) Web Application Development
10 12 (6.82%) CRM
10 12 (6.82%) ITIL
11 11 (6.25%) Asset Management
11 11 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 11 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (6.25%) Strategic Thinking
11 11 (6.25%) Wealth Management
12 10 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.68%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 86 (48.86%) C#
2 82 (46.59%) SQL
3 43 (24.43%) JavaScript
4 28 (15.91%) Java
5 15 (8.52%) PowerShell
5 15 (8.52%) Python
6 12 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 11 (6.25%) VB
8 8 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.55%) C++
8 8 (4.55%) Ruby
8 8 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.98%) Perl
9 7 (3.98%) PHP
10 4 (2.27%) C
11 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.68%) Degree
3 3 (1.70%) MCSE
4 2 (1.14%) CCNA
4 2 (1.14%) CCNP
4 2 (1.14%) CISA
4 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.14%) CISSP
4 2 (1.14%) MCSA
4 2 (1.14%) PMP
5 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.23%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) GDPR
2 2 (1.14%) ISO 31000
2 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) GCP
System Software
1 19 (10.80%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.55%) Docker
5 4 (2.27%) vSphere
6 3 (1.70%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.14%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.14%) XenApp
7 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (8.52%) Puppet
2 14 (7.95%) Terraform
3 13 (7.39%) Ansible
4 12 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (6.25%) HAProxy
5 11 (6.25%) Kubernetes
6 8 (4.55%) Packer
7 6 (3.41%) Nagios
7 6 (3.41%) SCCM
8 3 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.70%) SCOM
9 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.14%) QRadar
9 2 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 109 (61.93%) Microsoft
2 39 (22.16%) Xamarin
3 25 (14.20%) VMware
4 17 (9.66%) Sitecore
5 16 (9.09%) Cisco
6 8 (4.55%) Google
7 6 (3.41%) Splunk
8 5 (2.84%) Symantec
9 4 (2.27%) Capita
9 4 (2.27%) Citrix
9 4 (2.27%) Meraki
9 4 (2.27%) New Relic
10 3 (1.70%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.70%) EMC
10 3 (1.70%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.70%) NetApp
11 2 (1.14%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.14%) Juniper
11 2 (1.14%) McAfee
11 2 (1.14%) Micro Focus