Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Stack
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 943 954 1099
Rank change year-on-year +11 +145 +82
Permanent jobs citing Azure Stack 80 145 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.096% 0.071%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 103 79
UK median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £37,100 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £115,000 £99,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.90% -4.55% -12.00%

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 42,023 40,329 38,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.95% 26.64% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 34,188 32,164 31,587
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Azure Stack
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Stack in the UK

Azure Stack
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure Stack.

Salary trend for Azure Stack in the UK

Azure Stack
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Stack over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure Stack in the UK

Azure Stack
Top 10 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 20 February 2020. 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 +62 80 £62,500 -7.41% 24
London +31 42 £72,500 -12.12% 10
UK excluding London +61 35 £46,250 -11.90% 14
South West +40 17 £43,500 -13.00% 8
South East +46 11 £67,500 +25.58% 3
Midlands +25 5 £42,000 -36.60% 1
West Midlands +13 5 £42,000 -36.60% 1
North of England +54 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East of England +54 1 £52,500 +10.53% 1
North West - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 80 (100.00%) Azure
2 55 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 51 (63.75%) SQL
4 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 38 (47.50%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (36.25%) Python
7 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (31.25%) Linux
8 25 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (30.00%) Windows
10 23 (28.75%) VMware
10 23 (28.75%) AWS
10 23 (28.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (27.50%) Visualisation
12 20 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 20 (25.00%) DevOps
12 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 20 (25.00%) Power BI
12 20 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
12 20 (25.00%) Power Platform
13 19 (23.75%) CRM
13 19 (23.75%) PaaS
14 18 (22.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 17 (21.25%) Mac OS
15 17 (21.25%) Hyper-V
15 17 (21.25%) SCOM
15 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
16 16 (20.00%) SharePoint
16 16 (20.00%) Unix

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 16 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.25%) Confluence
3 7 (8.75%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.75%) IIS
5 3 (3.75%) SAS
6 1 (1.25%) Anypoint
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (100.00%) Azure
2 23 (28.75%) AWS
3 20 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 20 (25.00%) Power Platform
4 19 (23.75%) PaaS
5 16 (20.00%) OneDrive
6 15 (18.75%) Office 365
7 10 (12.50%) IaaS
8 6 (7.50%) GCP
8 6 (7.50%) GitHub
8 6 (7.50%) SaaS
9 4 (5.00%) Serverless
10 3 (3.75%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (1.25%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 13 (16.25%) Skype
3 12 (15.00%) DNS
4 9 (11.25%) DHCP
4 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.50%) Firewall
6 1 (1.25%) FTP
6 1 (1.25%) HTTP
6 1 (1.25%) Internet
6 1 (1.25%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.25%) SMTP
6 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 25 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (25.00%) Power BI
4 18 (22.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 16 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (18.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 12 (15.00%) MySQL
7 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (11.25%) Data Lake
10 7 (8.75%) MariaDB
10 7 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
10 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
11 4 (5.00%) OLTP
12 3 (3.75%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
13 2 (2.50%) Big Data
13 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 16 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (17.50%) JIRA
4 9 (11.25%) TestRail
4 9 (11.25%) Zephyr
5 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (8.75%) Vagrant
7 6 (7.50%) Bitbucket
8 5 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.25%) CircleCI
10 1 (1.25%) GitLab
10 1 (1.25%) Maven
10 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Public Sector
3 8 (10.00%) Electronics
3 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.00%) Marketing
3 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 15 (18.75%) Architect
3 14 (17.50%) Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Data Engineer
6 10 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Microsoft BI Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) .NET
2 7 (8.75%) REST
3 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.00%) HTML
6 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.75%) GraphQL
6 3 (3.75%) jQuery
6 3 (3.75%) React
6 3 (3.75%) SOAP
6 3 (3.75%) Spring
6 3 (3.75%) Vue.js
6 3 (3.75%) Web Services
7 2 (2.50%) CSS
7 2 (2.50%) CSS3
7 2 (2.50%) HTML5
7 2 (2.50%) JSON
7 2 (2.50%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (2.50%) XML
8 1 (1.25%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (5.00%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.50%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Linux
2 24 (30.00%) Windows
3 17 (21.25%) Mac OS
4 16 (20.00%) Unix
5 9 (11.25%) Windows Server
6 7 (8.75%) CentOS
6 7 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.50%) Visualisation
4 20 (25.00%) DevOps
5 19 (23.75%) CRM
6 16 (20.00%) Analytics
7 15 (18.75%) Data Engineering
8 14 (17.50%) ETL
8 14 (17.50%) ITIL
9 13 (16.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (13.75%) Data Management
11 11 (13.75%) Data Modelling
11 11 (13.75%) Migration
12 10 (12.50%) Data Transformation
12 10 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
13 9 (11.25%) Data Analytics
13 9 (11.25%) Presales
13 9 (11.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (63.75%) SQL
2 29 (36.25%) Python
3 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (16.25%) C#
4 13 (16.25%) PHP
5 8 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (10.00%) Java
5 8 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.75%) Groovy
6 7 (8.75%) Korn
7 3 (3.75%) C
7 3 (3.75%) C++
7 3 (3.75%) Go
8 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.25%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.00%) CCA
3 8 (10.00%) Degree
3 8 (10.00%) MCP
3 8 (10.00%) RHCE
4 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) CCNA
5 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (5.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.75%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.25%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (28.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.25%) Hyper-V
3 16 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 16 (20.00%) XenApp
4 13 (16.25%) Docker
5 12 (15.00%) XenDesktop
6 7 (8.75%) KVM
7 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) SCOM
2 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 16 (20.00%) SCOrch
3 15 (18.75%) Ansible
4 13 (16.25%) Kubernetes
4 13 (16.25%) SCCM
5 7 (8.75%) Packer
5 7 (8.75%) Terraform
6 5 (6.25%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (5.00%) Grafana
7 4 (5.00%) Kibana
7 4 (5.00%) Matomo
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (28.75%) VMware
3 16 (20.00%) Google
4 13 (16.25%) Splunk
5 12 (15.00%) Citrix
5 12 (15.00%) Databricks
6 10 (12.50%) Atlassian
6 10 (12.50%) Tableau
7 9 (11.25%) Cisco
7 9 (11.25%) Oracle
8 8 (10.00%) SAP
9 4 (5.00%) Alteryx
9 4 (5.00%) Sybase
10 1 (1.25%) CommVault
10 1 (1.25%) Dell
10 1 (1.25%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.25%) EMC
10 1 (1.25%) EqualLogic
10 1 (1.25%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft