Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 23 72
Rank change year-on-year +11 +49 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 180 66 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.11% 8.58% 3.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 58.82% 40.74% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 171 64 33
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.29% -31.71%
10th Percentile £29,750 £22,500 £26,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £47,125 £66,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -26.32%

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 306 162 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.29% 21.07% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 262 150 116
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -4.11% -23.16%
10th Percentile £23,775 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £48,000 £55,625
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -22.22%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +10 157 £45,000 +50.00% 32
Sunderland +1 13 £60,000 +215.79% 2
Gateshead - 4 £35,000 - 2
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
Whitley Bay - 1 £58,500 - 1
North Shields - 1 £30,000 -
Microsoft Azure
North East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 123 (68.33%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 83 (46.11%) .NET
4 79 (43.89%) C#
5 77 (42.78%) SQL
6 75 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (38.33%) MVC
8 66 (36.67%) ASP.NET
9 57 (31.67%) HTML
10 54 (30.00%) DevOps
11 52 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (27.78%) AngularJS
13 49 (27.22%) JavaScript
14 44 (24.44%) SQL Server
14 44 (24.44%) Windows
15 43 (23.89%) Software Engineering
16 42 (23.33%) HTML5
17 40 (22.22%) React
18 37 (20.56%) .NET Core
19 34 (18.89%) Xamarin
19 34 (18.89%) Linux
20 32 (17.78%) Windows Server
21 30 (16.67%) Angular 2
21 30 (16.67%) Web Services
22 29 (16.11%) TDD
23 27 (15.00%) SaaS
23 27 (15.00%) Advertising
23 27 (15.00%) VMware
23 27 (15.00%) SDLC
24 26 (14.44%) Java

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 12 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.89%) CMS
3 7 (3.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (3.89%) Skype for Business
3 7 (3.89%) Umbraco
4 6 (3.33%) IIS
5 5 (2.78%) nginx
6 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.11%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 123 (68.33%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (15.00%) SaaS
3 24 (13.33%) Office 365
4 14 (7.78%) IaaS
5 9 (5.00%) PaaS
6 7 (3.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (2.22%) Datadog
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.56%) Heroku
9 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) NuGet
9 1 (0.56%) Route 53
9 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.33%) DNS
2 13 (7.22%) SSL
3 10 (5.56%) Firewall
4 9 (5.00%) SAN
5 7 (3.89%) LAN
5 7 (3.89%) WAN
6 5 (2.78%) NAS
7 4 (2.22%) DHCP
7 4 (2.22%) Internet
7 4 (2.22%) Skype
8 3 (1.67%) SMS
8 3 (1.67%) VPN
9 2 (1.11%) Network Security
9 2 (1.11%) VSAN
9 2 (1.11%) WLAN
10 1 (0.56%) HTTP
10 1 (0.56%) Intranet
10 1 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.56%) VLAN
10 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.89%) NoSQL
3 14 (7.78%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (4.44%) MySQL
5 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.67%) Big Data
8 3 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.11%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (11.67%) Jenkins
2 16 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 11 (6.11%) JIRA
5 10 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (3.89%) Bitbucket
8 6 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (2.78%) Ant
9 5 (2.78%) Maven
10 3 (1.67%) GitLab
11 2 (1.11%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.11%) Gatling
11 2 (1.11%) NeoLoad
11 2 (1.11%) Selenium
12 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.56%) JUnit
12 1 (0.56%) Mocha
12 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 27 (15.00%) Advertising
2 18 (10.00%) Finance
3 8 (4.44%) Games
4 5 (2.78%) Marketing
5 4 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (26.67%) Developer
2 36 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 18 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 18 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 16 (8.89%) Consultant
6 15 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.22%) Architect
8 12 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.11%) Azure Developer
9 11 (6.11%) Azure Engineer
9 11 (6.11%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (5.56%) Junior
10 10 (5.56%) Recruitment Consultant
10 10 (5.56%) Technical Leader
11 9 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (46.11%) .NET
2 66 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 57 (31.67%) HTML
4 52 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (27.78%) AngularJS
6 42 (23.33%) HTML5
7 40 (22.22%) React
8 37 (20.56%) .NET Core
9 30 (16.67%) Angular 2
9 30 (16.67%) Web Services
10 25 (13.89%) CSS
11 21 (11.67%) .NET Framework
12 18 (10.00%) jQuery
12 18 (10.00%) Node.js
13 16 (8.89%) Entity Framework
14 13 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (6.11%) CherryPy
16 8 (4.44%) Ajax
17 6 (3.33%) REST
18 5 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.44%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.89%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 5 (2.78%) User Experience
4 4 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.67%) Clustering
5 3 (1.67%) NHS
5 3 (1.67%) Replication
5 3 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.11%) Fintech
6 2 (1.11%) PKI
7 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) Online Games
7 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.44%) Windows
2 34 (18.89%) Linux
3 32 (17.78%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.33%) Android
6 5 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.78%) Debian
6 5 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.78%) Unix
6 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.22%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.67%) CentOS
8 3 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.56%) Fedora
10 1 (0.56%) SUSE
10 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (38.33%) MVC
3 54 (30.00%) DevOps
4 43 (23.89%) Software Engineering
5 29 (16.11%) TDD
6 27 (15.00%) SDLC
7 21 (11.67%) Scrum
8 18 (10.00%) Coaching
9 14 (7.78%) Configuration Management
10 13 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.11%) BDD
11 11 (6.11%) CRM
11 11 (6.11%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (5.56%) ERP
12 10 (5.56%) Microservices
12 10 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 79 (43.89%) C#
2 77 (42.78%) SQL
3 49 (27.22%) JavaScript
4 26 (14.44%) Java
5 18 (10.00%) Python
6 15 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 13 (7.22%) PHP
8 12 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.67%) Ruby
9 10 (5.56%) C++
10 8 (4.44%) Perl
11 7 (3.89%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.78%) C
13 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.11%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.11%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.56%) ES6
14 1 (0.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 8 (4.44%) Degree
2 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.11%) CISA
3 2 (1.11%) CISSP
3 2 (1.11%) PMP
4 1 (0.56%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.56%) MCSE
4 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.67%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) GDPR
3 2 (1.11%) GCP
3 2 (1.11%) ISO 31000
3 2 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.44%) Docker
3 13 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.56%) XenApp
6 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (13.33%) Puppet
2 21 (11.67%) Ansible
3 19 (10.56%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (9.44%) Kubernetes
4 17 (9.44%) Terraform
5 9 (5.00%) Packer
6 8 (4.44%) HAProxy
7 7 (3.89%) SCCM
8 6 (3.33%) Nagios
9 4 (2.22%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.67%) SCOM
10 3 (1.67%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.11%) Grafana
11 2 (1.11%) Kibana
11 2 (1.11%) logstash
11 2 (1.11%) QRadar
11 2 (1.11%) Rancher
11 2 (1.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 110 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 34 (18.89%) Xamarin
3 27 (15.00%) VMware
4 17 (9.44%) Cisco
5 12 (6.67%) Sitecore
6 7 (3.89%) Splunk
7 6 (3.33%) Google
8 5 (2.78%) New Relic
8 5 (2.78%) Symantec
9 4 (2.22%) Capita
9 4 (2.22%) Meraki
10 3 (1.67%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.67%) EMC
10 3 (1.67%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.67%) NetApp
11 2 (1.11%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.11%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.11%) Dynatrace
11 2 (1.11%) LogRhythm
11 2 (1.11%) Palo Alto