Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 48 56
Rank change year-on-year +28 +8 +34
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 129 47 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.98% 4.66% 4.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.43% 38.21% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 131 47 38
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £33,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.93% -28.95% -9.52%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £47,500 £64,500
North East median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -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 237 123 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.33% 12.19% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 206 102 87
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £46,125 £65,788
North East median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% -

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +26 107 £42,000 +25.84% 19
Sunderland +3 13 £60,000 +95.12% 2
North Shields - 5 £30,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 80 (62.02%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (52.71%) Microsoft
3 51 (39.53%) SQL
3 51 (39.53%) Windows
4 47 (36.43%) .NET
5 42 (32.56%) C#
6 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET
6 41 (31.78%) Windows Server
7 39 (30.23%) HTML
8 34 (26.36%) SQL Server
8 34 (26.36%) CSS
8 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (26.36%) HTML5
9 33 (25.58%) DevOps
10 32 (24.81%) MVC
10 32 (24.81%) VMware
11 31 (24.03%) JavaScript
12 30 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (23.26%) Office 365
13 28 (21.71%) ITIL
13 28 (21.71%) Linux
14 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 27 (20.93%) MongoDB
15 24 (18.60%) Finance
16 22 (17.05%) Scrum
16 22 (17.05%) Citrix
16 22 (17.05%) PowerShell
16 22 (17.05%) AngularJS
17 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (16.28%) Active Directory

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 16 (12.40%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.08%) nginx
3 10 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.78%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 80 (62.02%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (23.26%) Office 365
3 20 (15.50%) IaaS
4 16 (12.40%) PaaS
5 11 (8.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (7.75%) SaaS
7 4 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (3.10%) Amazon S3
7 4 (3.10%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.78%) Datadog
9 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.73%) DNS
2 18 (13.95%) Firewall
3 17 (13.18%) DHCP
4 14 (10.85%) LAN
4 14 (10.85%) WAN
5 13 (10.08%) SSL
6 12 (9.30%) VLAN
7 11 (8.53%) TCP/IP
8 10 (7.75%) WLAN
9 9 (6.98%) SMTP
9 9 (6.98%) VPN
10 7 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (4.65%) NAS
11 6 (4.65%) SAN
12 5 (3.88%) VoIP
13 4 (3.10%) DMZ
14 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
14 1 (0.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.93%) MongoDB
3 16 (12.40%) NoSQL
4 15 (11.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (10.08%) RavenDB
6 5 (3.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (3.88%) MySQL
6 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.78%) QlikView
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (3.10%) Hudson
4 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.78%) MSTest
5 1 (0.78%) NUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.78%) Subversion
5 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (18.60%) Finance
2 16 (12.40%) Automotive
3 7 (5.43%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (18.60%) Developer
2 16 (12.40%) .NET Developer
3 14 (10.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (10.85%) Consultant
4 10 (7.75%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (7.75%) Project Engineer
5 9 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (6.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 9 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Architect
7 7 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (5.43%) Technical Director
8 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Administrator
9 5 (3.88%) DBA
9 5 (3.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (36.43%) .NET
2 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET
3 39 (30.23%) HTML
4 34 (26.36%) CSS
4 34 (26.36%) HTML5
5 30 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (17.05%) AngularJS
7 19 (14.73%) Web Services
8 16 (12.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (10.85%) .NET Framework
10 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 13 (10.08%) CherryPy
10 13 (10.08%) CSS3
10 13 (10.08%) Node.js
11 9 (6.98%) WAP
12 7 (5.43%) Angular 2
12 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (3.88%) React
13 5 (3.88%) Software Packaging
14 4 (3.10%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Data Centre
1 13 (10.08%) Fintech
2 11 (8.53%) Public Cloud
3 6 (4.65%) Clustering
3 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.10%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.10%) Replication
5 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) iSeries
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (39.53%) Windows
2 41 (31.78%) Windows Server
3 28 (21.71%) Linux
4 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (6.98%) Android
6 9 (6.98%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.10%) CentOS
7 4 (3.10%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (25.58%) DevOps
3 32 (24.81%) MVC
4 28 (21.71%) ITIL
5 22 (17.05%) Scrum
6 13 (10.08%) Asset Management
6 13 (10.08%) Wealth Management
6 13 (10.08%) Web Application Development
7 11 (8.53%) SDLC
8 9 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.98%) Strategic Thinking
9 8 (6.20%) Coaching
9 8 (6.20%) TDD
10 7 (5.43%) Microservices
10 7 (5.43%) Patch Management
10 7 (5.43%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.43%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.65%) Project Management
11 6 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.53%) SQL
2 42 (32.56%) C#
3 31 (24.03%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.05%) PowerShell
5 14 (10.85%) Java
5 14 (10.85%) VB.NET
6 13 (10.08%) VB
7 8 (6.20%) Python
8 7 (5.43%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.88%) PHP
9 5 (3.88%) Ruby
10 4 (3.10%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) Perl
11 1 (0.78%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.85%) Degree
3 6 (4.65%) MCSA
3 6 (4.65%) MCSE
4 5 (3.88%) CCNA
4 5 (3.88%) CCNP
4 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.10%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.55%) PMP
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.85%) QA
2 4 (3.10%) SLA
3 2 (1.55%) GDPR
3 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.78%) HIPAA
System Software
1 21 (16.28%) Active Directory
1 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (15.50%) Hyper-V
3 16 (12.40%) XenApp
4 9 (6.98%) DFS Replication
5 8 (6.20%) vSphere
6 5 (3.88%) Docker
6 5 (3.88%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) HAProxy
2 12 (9.30%) Backup Exec
3 9 (6.98%) WSUS
4 6 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.65%) Terraform
5 5 (3.88%) Ansible
5 5 (3.88%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.88%) Nagios
5 5 (3.88%) Packer
5 5 (3.88%) Puppet
6 4 (3.10%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (3.10%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.78%) SCCM
7 1 (0.78%) SCOM
7 1 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 68 (52.71%) Microsoft
2 32 (24.81%) VMware
3 22 (17.05%) Citrix
4 20 (15.50%) Cisco
5 13 (10.08%) Xamarin
6 10 (7.75%) Sitecore
7 8 (6.20%) Symantec
8 7 (5.43%) arcserve
8 7 (5.43%) CA
8 7 (5.43%) Sophos
8 7 (5.43%) Veeam
8 7 (5.43%) Veritas
9 5 (3.88%) Google
10 4 (3.10%) Meraki
10 4 (3.10%) Rackspace
10 4 (3.10%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.55%) Oracle
12 1 (0.78%) Capita
12 1 (0.78%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.78%) IBM