Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Stack
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 877 1060 1158
Rank change year-on-year +183 +98 +122
Permanent jobs citing Azure Stack 221 146 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.085% 0.010%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.54% 0.36% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 160 86 17
UK median annual salary £55,000 £63,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.73% +21.43% -41.67%
10th Percentile £35,700 £41,884 £36,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,225 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.53% +30.56% -58.97%

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 40,870 40,098 27,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.35% 23.35% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32,882 32,703 22,815
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%

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 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Azure Stack in the UK

Azure Stack
Top 11 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 21 May 2019. 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 +164 202 £57,500 -11.54% 5
UK excluding London +132 135 £52,500 +0.53% 2
London +117 80 £66,250 -11.67% 3
South West +43 37 £47,000 +4.44%
South East +25 31 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire - 24 £45,100 -
North of England - 24 £45,100 -
Midlands +37 21 £60,000 +14.89%
West Midlands +37 21 £60,000 +14.89%
Scotland +21 13 £45,100 -39.87%
East of England - 9 - -

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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.

1 221 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 147 (66.52%) Microsoft
3 146 (66.06%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (54.30%) Windows
5 106 (47.96%) Python
6 98 (44.34%) SQL Server
7 97 (43.89%) SQL
8 87 (39.37%) DevOps
9 86 (38.91%) JavaScript
9 86 (38.91%) Linux
10 85 (38.46%) PowerShell
11 76 (34.39%) Hybrid Cloud
12 66 (29.86%) Scrum
13 64 (28.96%) Docker
14 62 (28.05%) Degree
15 61 (27.60%) Security Cleared
16 60 (27.15%) SharePoint
17 59 (26.70%) Terraform
17 59 (26.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 57 (25.79%) ITIL
18 57 (25.79%) Office 365
19 56 (25.34%) Network Virtualisation
19 56 (25.34%) Active Directory
19 56 (25.34%) Hyper-V
20 55 (24.89%) Infrastructure as Code
21 51 (23.08%) Bash Shell
21 51 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
22 50 (22.62%) IBM
22 50 (22.62%) Public Cloud
23 49 (22.17%) Google Cloud Platform

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 60 (27.15%) SharePoint
2 22 (9.95%) Confluence
3 7 (3.17%) Appian
3 7 (3.17%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.71%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.26%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.81%) CMS
6 4 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.90%) Apache
8 2 (0.90%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.90%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.90%) SPSS
4 1 (0.45%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 221 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (25.79%) Office 365
3 49 (22.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 37 (16.74%) IBM Cloud
4 37 (16.74%) PaaS
5 34 (15.38%) Power Platform
6 33 (14.93%) OneDrive
7 32 (14.48%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (10.41%) Azure Data Factory
9 18 (8.14%) GitHub
10 15 (6.79%) IaaS
11 12 (5.43%) SaaS
12 9 (4.07%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (2.71%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (2.26%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 4 (1.81%) Data Lake Analytics
16 2 (0.90%) Apigee
16 2 (0.90%) Azure Machine Learning
16 2 (0.90%) Boomi
16 2 (0.90%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.84%) NetScaler
2 34 (15.38%) DHCP
2 34 (15.38%) DNS
2 34 (15.38%) Skype
3 32 (14.48%) TCP/IP
4 22 (9.95%) Firewall
5 13 (5.88%) Network Security
6 11 (4.98%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (2.71%) SAN
8 5 (2.26%) NAS
9 4 (1.81%) VPN
9 4 (1.81%) VSAN
10 3 (1.36%) FTP
10 3 (1.36%) HTTP
11 2 (0.90%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.45%) Internet
12 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (44.34%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.93%) Power BI
3 30 (13.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (13.12%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (12.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (9.95%) Azure SQL Database
8 18 (8.14%) MySQL
9 17 (7.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 16 (7.24%) OLTP
11 8 (3.62%) Data Lake
11 8 (3.62%) Hadoop
12 7 (3.17%) NoSQL
13 6 (2.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (2.26%) Big Data
14 5 (2.26%) HBase
15 4 (1.81%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (1.81%) BigQuery
15 4 (1.81%) Looker
Development Applications
1 33 (14.93%) JIRA
2 32 (14.48%) Visual Studio
3 29 (13.12%) TestRail
3 29 (13.12%) Zephyr
4 16 (7.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (7.24%) Bitbucket
5 6 (2.71%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.90%) ER Studio
8 2 (0.90%) ERwin
8 2 (0.90%) Maven
8 2 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 45 (20.36%) Finance
2 43 (19.46%) Retail
3 42 (19.00%) Banking
4 10 (4.52%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.81%) Military
6 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.36%) Legal
6 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.90%) Electronics
7 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (32.13%) Cloud Engineer
2 58 (26.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (17.65%) Architect
4 25 (11.31%) Azure Engineer
5 22 (9.95%) Developer
5 22 (9.95%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (7.24%) Microsoft Engineer
8 15 (6.79%) Consultant
9 13 (5.88%) Support Engineer
9 13 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
9 13 (5.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 12 (5.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.98%) Azure Architect
11 11 (4.98%) Microsoft Consultant
12 10 (4.52%) Cloud Architect
13 9 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 9 (4.07%) Cloud Specialist
13 9 (4.07%) Microsoft BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.41%) Web Services
2 11 (4.98%) HTML
3 10 (4.52%) J2EE
3 10 (4.52%) JSON
4 8 (3.62%) .NET
4 8 (3.62%) Apache Flex
4 8 (3.62%) Natural Language Processing
5 7 (3.17%) JDBC
5 7 (3.17%) JMS
5 7 (3.17%) JNDI
5 7 (3.17%) XML
5 7 (3.17%) XSL
6 6 (2.71%) Apache NiFi
7 4 (1.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.81%) CGI
7 4 (1.81%) CSS
7 4 (1.81%) XHTML
8 3 (1.36%) Kafka
8 3 (1.36%) LDAP
8 3 (1.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 76 (34.39%) Hybrid Cloud
2 50 (22.62%) Public Cloud
3 44 (19.91%) Fintech
4 20 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (7.24%) NHS
6 13 (5.88%) e-Learning
7 11 (4.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (4.52%) Mobile Computing
9 8 (3.62%) Clustering
10 7 (3.17%) Private Cloud
11 6 (2.71%) Data Centre
11 6 (2.71%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
13 3 (1.36%) Hedge funds
13 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.90%) PMI
14 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
15 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 120 (54.30%) Windows
2 86 (38.91%) Linux
3 35 (15.84%) Windows Server
4 31 (14.03%) Mac OS
4 31 (14.03%) Unix
5 16 (7.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.71%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.81%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (66.06%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (39.37%) DevOps
3 66 (29.86%) Scrum
4 59 (26.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 57 (25.79%) ITIL
6 56 (25.34%) Network Virtualisation
7 55 (24.89%) Infrastructure as Code
8 51 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (22.17%) Artificial Intelligence
9 49 (22.17%) Problem-Solving
10 42 (19.00%) Fraud Detection
11 38 (17.19%) CRM
12 37 (16.74%) Break/Fix
12 37 (16.74%) Programme Delivery
13 33 (14.93%) Analytics
13 33 (14.93%) Mentoring
14 27 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (12.22%) Migration
15 25 (11.31%) Configuration Management
15 25 (11.31%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 106 (47.96%) Python
2 97 (43.89%) SQL
3 86 (38.91%) JavaScript
4 85 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 51 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 45 (20.36%) Ruby
7 37 (16.74%) Groovy
8 31 (14.03%) PHP
9 27 (12.22%) R
10 19 (8.60%) C#
11 11 (4.98%) Java
12 5 (2.26%) C
13 3 (1.36%) Perl
13 3 (1.36%) Scala
14 2 (0.90%) C++
14 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.90%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (28.05%) Degree
2 61 (27.60%) Security Cleared
3 27 (12.22%) DV Cleared
4 22 (9.95%) CCA
4 22 (9.95%) CCNA
4 22 (9.95%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (9.95%) MCP
4 22 (9.95%) RHCE
5 18 (8.14%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (6.33%) SC Cleared
7 8 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (3.17%) MCSE
9 6 (2.71%) MBA
10 4 (1.81%) MCSA
11 2 (0.90%) CEH
11 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 7 (3.17%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) PMO
System Software
1 64 (28.96%) Docker
2 56 (25.34%) Active Directory
2 56 (25.34%) Hyper-V
3 42 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (14.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 31 (14.03%) XenApp
4 31 (14.03%) XenDesktop
5 11 (4.98%) BitLocker
5 11 (4.98%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (2.26%) KVM
7 4 (1.81%) NFS
7 4 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.81%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.90%) UAG
8 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 59 (26.70%) Terraform
2 48 (21.72%) SCCM
2 48 (21.72%) SCOM
3 47 (21.27%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (15.84%) SCOrch
5 31 (14.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 30 (13.57%) Ansible
7 23 (10.41%) Kubernetes
8 16 (7.24%) Docker Swarm
9 14 (6.33%) Puppet
10 11 (4.98%) SCVMM
11 4 (1.81%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.81%) vCenter Server
11 4 (1.81%) vRealize
11 4 (1.81%) WSUS
11 4 (1.81%) yum
12 2 (0.90%) Ambari
12 2 (0.90%) Salt
13 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 147 (66.52%) Microsoft
2 50 (22.62%) IBM
3 46 (20.81%) VMware
4 44 (19.91%) Google
5 38 (17.19%) Atlassian
6 36 (16.29%) Citrix
7 35 (15.84%) Cisco
8 29 (13.12%) Splunk
8 29 (13.12%) Tableau
9 11 (4.98%) McAfee
9 11 (4.98%) Oracle
10 9 (4.07%) TIBCO
11 7 (3.17%) Blue Prism
11 7 (3.17%) Pega
12 6 (2.71%) Apple
12 6 (2.71%) Databricks
12 6 (2.71%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.81%) Sitecore
13 4 (1.81%) Veeam