Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Azure Synapse Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Synapse Analytics over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Synapse Analytics
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 627 636 1037
Rank change year-on-year +9 +401 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics 522 151 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.23% 0.002%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.92% 0.57% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 344 111 1
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,184 -
25th Percentile £53,938 £48,750 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% -
75th Percentile £82,813 £73,750 -
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -

Azure Synapse Analytics 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 56,589 26,650 42,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.39% 41.19% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38,635 22,708 34,843
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

Azure Synapse Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Synapse Analytics in the UK

Azure Synapse Analytics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Azure Synapse Analytics in the UK

Azure Synapse Analytics
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Synapse Analytics in the UK

Azure Synapse Analytics
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
England +41 476 £70,000 +12.00% 50
UK excluding London -15 286 £65,000 +18.18% 28
London -92 188 £80,000 +28.00% 23
Work from Home -142 106 £68,000 +8.80% 13
South East -33 99 £70,000 +21.74% 5
Midlands -23 85 £61,250 +11.36% 6
West Midlands -16 63 £60,000 -7.69% 4
North of England -89 54 £62,500 +13.64% 13
North West -69 43 £60,000 -7.69% 9
East of England -75 27 £67,500 +50.00% 2
East Midlands -36 22 £70,000 +86.35% 2
South West -39 11 £75,000 - 1
Scotland -70 7 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Yorkshire -88 6 £75,000 +36.36% 3
North East - 5 £70,000 - 1
Wales -41 3 £50,000 +24.22%
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics 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 Synapse Analytics.

1 522 (100.00%) Azure
2 368 (70.50%) Analytics
3 364 (69.73%) Data Lake
4 339 (64.94%) Databricks
4 339 (64.94%) Azure Data Factory
5 322 (61.69%) Microsoft
6 286 (54.79%) Data Warehouse
7 280 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
8 268 (51.34%) SQL
9 256 (49.04%) Business Intelligence
10 254 (48.66%) ETL
11 243 (46.55%) DevOps
12 232 (44.44%) Python
13 217 (41.57%) Power Platform
14 216 (41.38%) Power BI
15 187 (35.82%) Data Modelling
16 164 (31.42%) Data Engineering
17 162 (31.03%) Big Data
18 146 (27.97%) Data Analytics
19 142 (27.20%) Serverless
20 141 (27.01%) PowerShell
21 122 (23.37%) SQL Server
21 122 (23.37%) Azure Functions
22 120 (22.99%) Data Management
22 120 (22.99%) AWS
22 120 (22.99%) Azure SQL Database
23 119 (22.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 112 (21.46%) Azure Cosmos DB
25 110 (21.07%) CI/CD
26 109 (20.88%) Visualisation

Azure Synapse Analytics
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 66 (12.64%) Apache Spark
2 20 (3.83%) Apache
3 19 (3.64%) Apache Airflow
4 13 (2.49%) Apache Pig
5 5 (0.96%) Luigi
6 3 (0.57%) Apache Synapse
6 3 (0.57%) SAS
7 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (2.11%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (0.57%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 522 (100.00%) Azure
2 339 (64.94%) Azure Data Factory
3 217 (41.57%) Power Platform
4 142 (27.20%) Serverless
5 122 (23.37%) Azure Functions
6 120 (22.99%) AWS
7 112 (21.46%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 104 (19.92%) GitHub
9 93 (17.82%) Azure Monitor
10 86 (16.48%) Azure Service Bus
11 83 (15.90%) Azure Event Grid
12 68 (13.03%) GCP
12 68 (13.03%) GitHub Actions
13 43 (8.24%) PaaS
14 39 (7.47%) IaaS
15 38 (7.28%) AWS Lambda
16 36 (6.90%) Amazon S3
17 35 (6.70%) Azure Machine Learning
18 28 (5.36%) Snowflake
19 21 (4.02%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (15.90%) Cisco IPT
2 8 (1.53%) Network Security
3 7 (1.34%) Firewall
4 4 (0.77%) VPN
5 2 (0.38%) Wireless
6 1 (0.19%) Broadband
6 1 (0.19%) DHCP
6 1 (0.19%) DMZ
6 1 (0.19%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (69.73%) Data Lake
2 286 (54.79%) Data Warehouse
3 216 (41.38%) Power BI
4 162 (31.03%) Big Data
5 122 (23.37%) SQL Server
6 120 (22.99%) Azure SQL Database
7 119 (22.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 99 (18.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 70 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 62 (11.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 55 (10.54%) Tableau
12 50 (9.58%) Relational Database
13 46 (8.81%) Amazon Athena
14 37 (7.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 33 (6.32%) NoSQL
15 33 (6.32%) OLAP
16 31 (5.94%) Amazon Redshift
16 31 (5.94%) HDInsight
17 25 (4.79%) Metadata
18 23 (4.41%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 30 (5.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 15 (2.87%) JIRA
2 15 (2.87%) kappa
2 15 (2.87%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.11%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.53%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (1.15%) RStudio
7 5 (0.96%) git-flow
8 4 (0.77%) GitLab
9 2 (0.38%) ERwin
9 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.19%) Gradle
10 1 (0.19%) Maven
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.19%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.19%) tSQLt
General
1 93 (17.82%) Social Skills
2 86 (16.48%) Finance
3 69 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (5.17%) Law
5 21 (4.02%) Retail
6 20 (3.83%) Back Office
7 19 (3.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 14 (2.68%) Marketing
8 14 (2.68%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.49%) Publishing
10 11 (2.11%) Aerospace
10 11 (2.11%) Automotive
10 11 (2.11%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.53%) Public Sector
12 7 (1.34%) Banking
12 7 (1.34%) Games
13 5 (0.96%) Legal
13 5 (0.96%) Presentation Skills
14 4 (0.77%) Local Government
15 3 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 261 (50.00%) Data Engineer
2 135 (25.86%) Azure Engineer
3 92 (17.62%) Cloud Engineer
4 85 (16.28%) Senior Data Engineer
5 83 (15.90%) Security Engineer
6 74 (14.18%) Developer
7 70 (13.41%) Architect
8 69 (13.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 68 (13.03%) Senior Security Engineer
10 60 (11.49%) Data Architect
11 45 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 38 (7.28%) Azure Developer
13 27 (5.17%) SQL Developer
14 21 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
14 21 (4.02%) SQL BI Developer
15 20 (3.83%) Analyst
15 20 (3.83%) SSIS Developer
15 20 (3.83%) SSRS Developer
15 20 (3.83%) T-SQL Developer
16 19 (3.64%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (20.69%) .NET
2 78 (14.94%) Kafka
3 50 (9.58%) YAML
4 46 (8.81%) XML
5 32 (6.13%) JSON
6 29 (5.56%) PySpark
7 24 (4.60%) ARM Templates
7 24 (4.60%) REST
8 17 (3.26%) Web Services
9 13 (2.49%) MDX
10 11 (2.11%) UDDI
10 11 (2.11%) WSDL
11 9 (1.72%) SOAP
12 8 (1.53%) RESTful
13 6 (1.15%) Apache Avro
14 4 (0.77%) TensorFlow
15 2 (0.38%) AngularJS
15 2 (0.38%) Keras
15 2 (0.38%) scikit-learn
15 2 (0.38%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.51%) Management Information System
2 30 (5.75%) Data Structures
3 12 (2.30%) Algorithms
4 9 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.15%) Taxonomies
6 6 (1.15%) User Experience
7 5 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 5 (0.96%) NHS
7 5 (0.96%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.77%) Cloud Native
8 4 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.77%) Legacy Applications
8 4 (0.77%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.57%) Blog
9 3 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.57%) Tandem
10 2 (0.38%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.38%) Social Network
11 1 (0.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.30%) Linux
2 7 (1.34%) Windows
3 6 (1.15%) Unix
4 4 (0.77%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (70.50%) Analytics
2 280 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (49.04%) Business Intelligence
4 254 (48.66%) ETL
5 243 (46.55%) DevOps
6 187 (35.82%) Data Modelling
7 164 (31.42%) Data Engineering
8 146 (27.97%) Data Analytics
9 120 (22.99%) Data Management
10 110 (21.07%) CI/CD
11 109 (20.88%) Visualisation
12 103 (19.73%) Data Security
13 98 (18.77%) Continuous Improvement
14 94 (18.01%) SDLC
15 90 (17.24%) Log Analytics
15 90 (17.24%) Risk Management
16 89 (17.05%) Information Management
17 83 (15.90%) Data Pipeline
18 80 (15.33%) Data Science
19 72 (13.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 268 (51.34%) SQL
2 232 (44.44%) Python
3 141 (27.01%) PowerShell
4 100 (19.16%) Java
5 96 (18.39%) Scala
6 89 (17.05%) Bash
7 82 (15.71%) T-SQL
8 70 (13.41%) C#
9 30 (5.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 29 (5.56%) R
11 8 (1.53%) U-SQL
12 7 (1.34%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.96%) Bicep
14 3 (0.57%) ABAP
14 3 (0.57%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.38%) Perl
16 1 (0.19%) C++
16 1 (0.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 83 (15.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 83 (15.90%) Cisco Certification
1 83 (15.90%) CISSP
2 29 (5.56%) Degree
3 20 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (2.87%) AWS Certification
4 15 (2.87%) CCSP
5 6 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.15%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.38%) ISEB
6 2 (0.38%) MBCS
6 2 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.38%) PMP
6 2 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (10.54%) Data Quality
2 17 (3.26%) GxP
3 12 (2.30%) Accessibility
4 8 (1.53%) QA
5 4 (0.77%) GDPR
6 3 (0.57%) NIST
7 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (4.41%) Docker
2 6 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.38%) HDFS
5 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (8.43%) Kubernetes
2 42 (8.05%) Terraform
3 17 (3.26%) Ansible
4 11 (2.11%) Oozie
5 5 (0.96%) Kubeflow
6 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 339 (64.94%) Databricks
2 322 (61.69%) Microsoft
3 43 (8.24%) Oracle
4 23 (4.41%) Informatica
4 23 (4.41%) StreamSets
5 22 (4.21%) Google
6 16 (3.07%) ServiceNow
7 12 (2.30%) Cloudera
8 11 (2.11%) Hortonworks
8 11 (2.11%) SAP
9 10 (1.92%) Civica
10 9 (1.72%) Alteryx
10 9 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.57%) Birst
11 3 (0.57%) Infor
11 3 (0.57%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.57%) NVIDIA
11 3 (0.57%) Talend
11 3 (0.57%) Teradata
12 2 (0.38%) MicroStrategy