Period
to 17 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Azure Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Stack over the 6 months to 17 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Stack
UK
6 months to
17 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 779 806 899
Rank change year-on-year +27 +93 +184
Permanent jobs citing Azure Stack 161 67 221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 0.23% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 117 39 177
10th Percentile £43,000 £41,850 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £43,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £53,400
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +12.36% -17.85%
75th Percentile £76,250 £76,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £96,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.91% +4.76% +0.53%

Azure Stack is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 42,281 29,518 41,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.36% 35.68% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31,825 24,235 34,181
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Azure Stack
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Azure Stack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Stack in the UK

Azure Stack
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Stack.

Salary trend for Azure Stack in the UK

Azure Stack
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Stack over the 6 months to 17 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Stack in the UK

Azure Stack
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Stack within the UK over the 6 months to 17 June 2021. 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
England -1 131 £66,000 +1.54% 29
UK excluding London +10 81 £55,500 +0.91% 16
London -11 62 £70,000 -6.67% 12
Work from Home -180 35 £70,000 -12.50% 6
Midlands -26 22 £47,500 +11.76% 3
North of England -38 22 £68,750 +5.77% 2
West Midlands -17 20 £47,500 +13.10% 2
South East -13 13 £70,000 +55.56% 5
Yorkshire -45 13 £70,000 - 1
North West -23 9 £60,000 +81.82% 1
East of England - 9 £48,000 - 3
Scotland - 9 - -
Wales - 4 - -
East Midlands -33 2 £43,750 -27.08% 1
South West -57 2 £55,000 +15.79% 3
North East - 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 June 2021, IT jobs citing Azure Stack 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 with a requirement for Azure Stack.

1 161 (100.00%) Azure
2 108 (67.08%) Microsoft
3 103 (63.98%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (59.01%) SQL
5 80 (49.69%) SQL Server
6 77 (47.83%) Power Platform
7 73 (45.34%) Azure Data Factory
7 73 (45.34%) DevOps
8 67 (41.61%) Business Intelligence
9 65 (40.37%) Data Warehouse
10 63 (39.13%) .NET
11 59 (36.65%) Power BI
12 53 (32.92%) C#
13 52 (32.30%) AWS
14 48 (29.81%) PaaS
15 42 (26.09%) Databricks
16 40 (24.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 39 (24.22%) Analytics
17 39 (24.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 39 (24.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 39 (24.22%) Scrum
18 37 (22.98%) Azure SQL Database
18 37 (22.98%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 36 (22.36%) Data Lake
19 36 (22.36%) ETL
20 35 (21.74%) JavaScript
20 35 (21.74%) Python
21 34 (21.12%) Azure Synapse Analytics
22 28 (17.39%) Microservices
22 28 (17.39%) Data Modelling

Azure Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (8.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.86%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.24%) Apache
5 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 161 (100.00%) Azure
2 77 (47.83%) Power Platform
3 73 (45.34%) Azure Data Factory
4 52 (32.30%) AWS
5 48 (29.81%) PaaS
6 34 (21.12%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 23 (14.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 23 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
8 22 (13.66%) IaaS
8 22 (13.66%) Serverless
9 17 (10.56%) PowerApps
10 16 (9.94%) Azure Functions
10 16 (9.94%) Azure Logic Apps
11 14 (8.70%) Dynamics 365
11 14 (8.70%) SaaS
12 13 (8.07%) Azure Service Bus
13 12 (7.45%) Azure Storage
13 12 (7.45%) GCP
14 9 (5.59%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (4.97%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.11%) Firewall
2 4 (2.48%) SSL
3 1 (0.62%) 5G
3 1 (0.62%) DHCP
3 1 (0.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (49.69%) SQL Server
2 65 (40.37%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (36.65%) Power BI
4 40 (24.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 39 (24.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (24.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (22.98%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 37 (22.98%) Azure SQL Database
7 36 (22.36%) Data Lake
8 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 16 (9.94%) OLTP
10 15 (9.32%) Big Data
11 14 (8.70%) Tableau
12 13 (8.07%) Relational Database
13 10 (6.21%) NoSQL
14 9 (5.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 6 (3.73%) OLAP
16 4 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (2.48%) Data Mining
16 4 (2.48%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.11%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.11%) JIRA
2 3 (1.86%) Protractor
2 3 (1.86%) Selenium
3 2 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.24%) GitLab
3 2 (1.24%) Postman
3 2 (1.24%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.24%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.62%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.62%) Travis CI
General
1 27 (16.77%) Social Skills
2 20 (12.42%) Finance
3 8 (4.97%) Law
4 6 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.11%) Billing
5 5 (3.11%) Marketing
6 4 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.24%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.62%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.62%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.62%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.62%) Retail
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (34.16%) Developer
2 40 (24.84%) Azure Engineer
3 35 (21.74%) Data Engineer
4 30 (18.63%) Azure Developer
5 26 (16.15%) .NET Developer
5 26 (16.15%) Architect
6 22 (13.66%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (12.42%) Angular Developer
8 18 (11.18%) Senior Developer
8 18 (11.18%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 17 (10.56%) Azure Consultant
9 17 (10.56%) Consultant
10 16 (9.94%) Data Consultant
10 16 (9.94%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 13 (8.07%) Platform Engineer
13 12 (7.45%) Microsoft BI Developer
14 11 (6.83%) C# Developer
15 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Developer
16 9 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (39.13%) .NET
2 28 (17.39%) REST
3 27 (16.77%) AngularJS
4 11 (6.83%) Web Services
5 9 (5.59%) CSS
5 9 (5.59%) HTML
5 9 (5.59%) OAuth
5 9 (5.59%) OAuth2
5 9 (5.59%) React
6 8 (4.97%) .NET Framework
6 8 (4.97%) GraphQL
6 8 (4.97%) Middleware
6 8 (4.97%) Node.js
7 7 (4.35%) .NET Core
8 5 (3.11%) HTML5
9 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.48%) PySpark
10 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.86%) CSS3
10 3 (1.86%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.45%) Public Cloud
2 5 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.48%) Clustering
3 4 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (2.48%) Housing Association
3 4 (2.48%) PKI
3 4 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.86%) Social Media
5 2 (1.24%) Blog
5 2 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.62%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.62%) Contactless
6 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.62%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.73%) Linux
2 4 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (2.48%) Windows
2 4 (2.48%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.24%) Android
3 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (63.98%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (45.34%) DevOps
3 67 (41.61%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (24.22%) Analytics
4 39 (24.22%) Scrum
5 36 (22.36%) ETL
6 28 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 28 (17.39%) Microservices
6 28 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 24 (14.91%) Front End Development
7 24 (14.91%) SOLID
8 22 (13.66%) Data Management
8 22 (13.66%) Test Automation
9 20 (12.42%) Visualisation
10 19 (11.80%) Artificial Intelligence
11 16 (9.94%) Data Engineering
12 14 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (8.70%) CRM
12 14 (8.70%) Migration
12 14 (8.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 95 (59.01%) SQL
2 53 (32.92%) C#
3 35 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 35 (21.74%) Python
4 26 (16.15%) TypeScript
5 23 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 14 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 9 (5.59%) Java
8 8 (4.97%) Scala
9 3 (1.86%) U-SQL
10 2 (1.24%) Dart
10 2 (1.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (6.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (6.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.24%) Degree
4 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) MBA
4 1 (0.62%) MCPD
4 1 (0.62%) MCSA
4 1 (0.62%) MCSD
4 1 (0.62%) MCSE
4 1 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) QA
2 8 (4.97%) GDPR
3 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.73%) Docker
3 4 (2.48%) vSphere
4 2 (1.24%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.73%) Terraform
3 4 (2.48%) SCCM
4 2 (1.24%) Ansible
4 2 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.24%) Istio
5 1 (0.62%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.62%) MIIS
Vendors
1 108 (67.08%) Microsoft
2 42 (26.09%) Databricks
3 22 (13.66%) Oracle
4 15 (9.32%) Google
5 9 (5.59%) Sitecore
6 7 (4.35%) Alteryx
7 5 (3.11%) VMware
8 4 (2.48%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.48%) Apple
8 4 (2.48%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.48%) Scality
8 4 (2.48%) SnapLogic
9 2 (1.24%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.24%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.24%) IBM
9 2 (1.24%) Informatica
9 2 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.24%) Talend
10 1 (0.62%) Cadence
10 1 (0.62%) Dell