Azure Engineer Jobs in the UK excluding London

Microsoft Azure Engineer
UK > UK excluding London

The median Microsoft Azure Engineer salary in the UK excluding London is £59,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 19 May 2024.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 370 365 394
Rank change year-on-year -5 +29 -182
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 471 493 591
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.66% 0.83% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.93% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 288 395 469
10th Percentile £40,875 £41,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.46% +8.33% +17.65%
75th Percentile £67,813 £77,715 £73,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £89,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +8.33%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 67,946 52,777 68,977
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 89.21% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 47,984 30,164 42,468
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,183 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.98% +6.37% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Azure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Azure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Engineer in the UK excluding London

Azure Engineer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Engineer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Azure Engineer in the UK excluding London

Azure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Engineer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Azure Engineer in the UK excluding London

Azure Engineer
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Engineer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 May 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +26 150 £59,500 -8.95% 21
Midlands +64 139 £55,000 +1.85% 20
North West +63 111 £55,000 -18.40% 16
East Midlands +65 91 £54,250 +3.33% 9
South East -63 87 £60,000 -11.11% 32
West Midlands +1 48 £57,500 +6.48% 11
Scotland -59 36 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Yorkshire +7 31 £67,500 +3.29% 4
South West -22 27 £60,000 -7.69% 12
East of England 0 20 £61,250 +11.36% 2
Wales +3 11 £50,685 +12.63% 5
North East -4 10 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Northern Ireland +17 2 - - 1
Azure Engineer
UK

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 19 May 2024, Azure Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Azure Engineer in the job title.

1 471 (100.00%) Azure
2 193 (40.98%) Agile
3 186 (39.49%) SQL
4 170 (36.09%) Windows
5 160 (33.97%) DevOps
6 150 (31.85%) Microsoft
7 147 (31.21%) .NET
8 146 (31.00%) C#
9 137 (29.09%) Linux
10 135 (28.66%) Mentoring
11 130 (27.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 128 (27.18%) JavaScript
13 127 (26.96%) Artificial Intelligence
14 124 (26.33%) PostgreSQL
15 120 (25.48%) Algorithms
15 120 (25.48%) Design Patterns
16 119 (25.27%) MongoDB
17 118 (25.05%) Coaching
17 118 (25.05%) Public Sector
18 117 (24.84%) Data Structures
18 117 (24.84%) React
19 116 (24.63%) AngularJS
19 116 (24.63%) OOP
20 115 (24.42%) Hybrid Cloud
20 115 (24.42%) Full Stack Development
20 115 (24.42%) CI/CD
21 114 (24.20%) Terraform
22 113 (23.99%) OO
22 113 (23.99%) ASP.NET
22 113 (23.99%) NoSQL

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (4.03%) Microsoft Exchange
1 19 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.55%) IIS
3 4 (0.85%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.85%) CMS
3 4 (0.85%) Umbraco
3 4 (0.85%) WordPress
4 1 (0.21%) Apache Synapse
4 1 (0.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 471 (100.00%) Azure
2 111 (23.57%) IBM Cloud
3 99 (21.02%) Azure DevOps
4 79 (16.77%) Microsoft 365
5 47 (9.98%) Entra ID
5 47 (9.98%) SaaS
6 46 (9.77%) AWS
7 45 (9.55%) PaaS
8 44 (9.34%) Power Platform
9 34 (7.22%) Azure Data Factory
9 34 (7.22%) IaaS
10 28 (5.94%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 24 (5.10%) Azure AKS
12 23 (4.88%) GCP
13 22 (4.67%) GitHub
14 15 (3.18%) Azure Monitor
14 15 (3.18%) GitHub Actions
15 11 (2.34%) OneDrive
16 10 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
16 10 (2.12%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.01%) Firewall
2 18 (3.82%) DNS
3 13 (2.76%) VPN
4 12 (2.55%) WAN
5 11 (2.34%) LAN
5 11 (2.34%) Network Security
6 8 (1.70%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.70%) VoIP
7 7 (1.49%) Unified Communications
8 6 (1.27%) DHCP
9 5 (1.06%) BGP
9 5 (1.06%) OSPF
9 5 (1.06%) SAN
10 4 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (0.85%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.85%) NAS
10 4 (0.85%) Wireless
11 2 (0.42%) IPsec
12 1 (0.21%) 3GPP
12 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (26.33%) PostgreSQL
2 119 (25.27%) MongoDB
3 113 (23.99%) NoSQL
4 110 (23.35%) DB2
5 43 (9.13%) SQL Server
6 35 (7.43%) Power BI
7 31 (6.58%) Data Lake
8 30 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (5.31%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (3.40%) Big Data
11 15 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (2.76%) Relational Database
13 12 (2.55%) Metadata
14 11 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (2.12%) MySQL
16 9 (1.91%) Redis
17 7 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
17 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 6 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
18 6 (1.27%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 43 (9.13%) Git
2 20 (4.25%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.55%) TeamCity
4 9 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.70%) MSBuild
6 5 (1.06%) GitLab
7 4 (0.85%) git-flow
7 4 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.85%) Subversion
7 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.64%) JIRA
9 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
General
1 130 (27.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 118 (25.05%) Public Sector
3 65 (13.80%) Social Skills
4 61 (12.95%) Finance
5 28 (5.94%) Law
6 18 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (3.61%) Marketing
8 16 (3.40%) Retail
9 12 (2.55%) Legal
10 8 (1.70%) Games
10 8 (1.70%) Organisational Skills
11 7 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.49%) Presentation Skills
12 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
13 5 (1.06%) Electronics
14 4 (0.85%) Banking
15 3 (0.64%) Digital Healthcare
16 2 (0.42%) Health Technology
16 2 (0.42%) Tech for Good
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (31.21%) .NET
2 117 (24.84%) React
3 116 (24.63%) AngularJS
4 113 (23.99%) ASP.NET
5 112 (23.78%) ASP.NET Core
6 110 (23.35%) Backbone.js
6 110 (23.35%) CSS
6 110 (23.35%) Ember.js
6 110 (23.35%) HTML
6 110 (23.35%) jQuery
6 110 (23.35%) REST
6 110 (23.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 110 (23.35%) Vue
6 110 (23.35%) Web Services
7 12 (2.55%) .NET Core
8 11 (2.34%) ARM Templates
8 11 (2.34%) PySpark
9 9 (1.91%) JSON
9 9 (1.91%) Node.js
9 9 (1.91%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 120 (25.48%) Algorithms
2 117 (24.84%) Data Structures
3 115 (24.42%) Hybrid Cloud
4 110 (23.35%) Blockchain
4 110 (23.35%) e-Learning
5 23 (4.88%) Cloud Native
6 20 (4.25%) Public Cloud
7 15 (3.18%) Product Ownership
8 11 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.91%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.91%) NHS
10 8 (1.70%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (1.49%) PKI
12 6 (1.27%) Blog
12 6 (1.27%) Low-Code
13 5 (1.06%) Cyberattack
13 5 (1.06%) Distributed Systems
13 5 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 170 (36.09%) Windows
2 137 (29.09%) Linux
3 112 (23.78%) Android
3 112 (23.78%) Apple iOS
4 42 (8.92%) Windows Server
5 20 (4.25%) VMS
6 6 (1.27%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.85%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (40.98%) Agile
2 160 (33.97%) DevOps
3 135 (28.66%) Mentoring
4 127 (26.96%) Artificial Intelligence
5 120 (25.48%) Design Patterns
6 118 (25.05%) Coaching
7 116 (24.63%) OOP
8 115 (24.42%) CI/CD
8 115 (24.42%) Full Stack Development
9 113 (23.99%) OO
10 112 (23.78%) MVC
11 111 (23.57%) SOLID
12 110 (23.35%) Co-Creation
12 110 (23.35%) Code Quality
12 110 (23.35%) Design Thinking
12 110 (23.35%) MVVM
12 110 (23.35%) Responsive Web Design
12 110 (23.35%) User Experience
12 110 (23.35%) Web Development
13 98 (20.81%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 186 (39.49%) SQL
2 146 (31.00%) C#
3 128 (27.18%) JavaScript
4 79 (16.77%) PowerShell
5 68 (14.44%) Python
6 29 (6.16%) Java
7 25 (5.31%) Bash
8 21 (4.46%) Bicep
9 15 (3.18%) Ruby
10 13 (2.76%) Go
11 11 (2.34%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.27%) Groovy
12 6 (1.27%) PHP
12 6 (1.27%) TypeScript
13 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.64%) Kusto Query Language
15 1 (0.21%) Data Analysis Expressions
15 1 (0.21%) Julia
15 1 (0.21%) Perl
15 1 (0.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (8.70%) Azure Certification
2 21 (4.46%) Degree
3 20 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.70%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.27%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.27%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
7 4 (0.85%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.42%) MCSE
9 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.40%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.70%) GDPR
2 8 (1.70%) QA
2 8 (1.70%) SLA
3 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.42%) NIST
5 1 (0.21%) NCSC
System Software
1 58 (12.31%) Docker
2 51 (10.83%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.34%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.85%) vSphere
8 2 (0.42%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 114 (24.20%) Terraform
2 84 (17.83%) Kubernetes
3 27 (5.73%) Ansible
4 23 (4.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 18 (3.82%) Puppet
6 14 (2.97%) Grafana
7 12 (2.55%) Prometheus
8 11 (2.34%) Progress Chef
9 10 (2.12%) SCCM
10 8 (1.70%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.64%) Istio
13 2 (0.42%) Kibana
13 2 (0.42%) logstash
13 2 (0.42%) Nessus
13 2 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.42%) WSUS
14 1 (0.21%) CASB
14 1 (0.21%) Packer
14 1 (0.21%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 150 (31.85%) Microsoft
2 111 (23.57%) IBM
3 110 (23.35%) Red Hat
4 29 (6.16%) Databricks
5 25 (5.31%) VMware
6 9 (1.91%) Cisco
6 9 (1.91%) SAP
7 8 (1.70%) Meraki
7 8 (1.70%) Veeam
8 6 (1.27%) New Relic
8 6 (1.27%) SaltStack
8 6 (1.27%) SolarWinds
8 6 (1.27%) Splunk
9 5 (1.06%) OpenAI
10 4 (0.85%) Aruba
10 4 (0.85%) ProCurve
10 4 (0.85%) Synology
10 4 (0.85%) Talend
10 4 (0.85%) Zerto
10 4 (0.85%) Zscaler