Azure Bicep
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Bicep skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Bicep over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 716 707 1203
Rank change year-on-year -9 +496 -243
Permanent jobs citing Bicep 189 215 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.55% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 147 171 51
10th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £50,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
75th Percentile £78,750 £92,500 £88,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% -

All Programming Languages
UK

Bicep falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 34,656 38,951 93,173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 31.54% 42.12% 53.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25,663 26,205 43,405
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £98,474 £107,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.91% +4.76% +5.00%

Bicep
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Bicep in the UK

Bicep
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bicep.

Salary trend for Bicep in the UK

Bicep
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bicep over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Bicep in the UK

Bicep
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bicep within the UK over the 6 months to 12 June 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
England +18 174 £67,500 -3.57% 33
UK excluding London -21 121 £60,000 -7.69% 27
Work from Home +7 94 £68,750 -11.29% 28
London +49 54 £92,500 +2.78% 9
South East -19 42 £59,000 -15.71% 7
Midlands -18 28 £60,000 +9.09% 6
North of England +2 25 £65,500 +13.91% 7
West Midlands +2 20 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire +58 15 £80,000 +81.68% 4
South West -28 15 £60,000 -17.24% 2
North West -18 10 £65,500 +19.09% 3
East Midlands -22 8 £60,000 - 5
Northern Ireland +23 4 £60,000 -
Scotland -71 4 £80,000 +19.01% 4
East of England - 3 £70,000 - 1

Bicep
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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 (10.05%) Microsoft Exchange
2 1 (0.53%) IIS
2 1 (0.53%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 185 (97.88%) Azure
2 111 (58.73%) Azure DevOps
3 57 (30.16%) PaaS
4 48 (25.40%) AWS
4 48 (25.40%) IaaS
5 41 (21.69%) Azure Monitor
6 36 (19.05%) Entra ID
7 34 (17.99%) Microsoft 365
8 27 (14.29%) Azure Storage
9 21 (11.11%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 18 (9.52%) Azure Service Bus
11 17 (8.99%) SaaS
12 15 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (7.41%) Azure AKS
13 14 (7.41%) Azure Logic Apps
14 12 (6.35%) Azure Stack
15 11 (5.82%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 11 (5.82%) Azure Key Vault
16 10 (5.29%) Serverless
17 9 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.40%) Firewall
2 26 (13.76%) Network Security
3 24 (12.70%) DNS
4 20 (10.58%) DHCP
5 4 (2.12%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.59%) LAN
6 3 (1.59%) WAN
7 1 (0.53%) FTP
7 1 (0.53%) MPLS
7 1 (0.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (26.46%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (3.70%) MySQL
4 6 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.59%) Power BI
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.53%) Big Data
7 1 (0.53%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.53%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 37 (19.58%) Git
2 10 (5.29%) TeamCity
3 8 (4.23%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.70%) Jasmine
4 7 (3.70%) NUnit
4 7 (3.70%) Selenium
4 7 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.70%) Visual Studio Code
5 6 (3.17%) SonarQube
6 5 (2.65%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.59%) GitLab
7 3 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 68 (35.98%) Social Skills
2 39 (20.63%) Finance
3 20 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (8.99%) Back Office
5 16 (8.47%) Local Government
6 14 (7.41%) Law
7 11 (5.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 11 (5.82%) Retail
8 8 (4.23%) Manufacturing
8 8 (4.23%) Public Sector
9 7 (3.70%) Legal
9 7 (3.70%) Marketing
10 4 (2.12%) Electronics
10 4 (2.12%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.59%) German Language
12 2 (1.06%) Banking
12 2 (1.06%) Digital Healthcare
13 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (24.87%) Cloud Engineer
2 33 (17.46%) Lead
3 32 (16.93%) Azure Engineer
4 30 (15.87%) Senior
5 25 (13.23%) Cloud Platform Engineer
5 25 (13.23%) Platform Engineer
6 23 (12.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (10.58%) Architect
8 19 (10.05%) Active Directory Specialist
8 19 (10.05%) Active Directory Support
8 19 (10.05%) Azure Specialist
8 19 (10.05%) Support Specialist
9 18 (9.52%) Azure Consultant
9 18 (9.52%) Consultant
9 18 (9.52%) Developer
9 18 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (7.41%) .NET Developer
11 13 (6.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 11 (5.82%) Automation Engineer
13 10 (5.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (43.92%) ARM Templates
2 40 (21.16%) .NET
3 29 (15.34%) .NET Core
4 19 (10.05%) YAML
5 12 (6.35%) .NET Framework
6 8 (4.23%) AngularJS
6 8 (4.23%) CSS
6 8 (4.23%) HTML
7 7 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.70%) Entity Framework
7 7 (3.70%) HTML5
7 7 (3.70%) JSON
7 7 (3.70%) OpenID
7 7 (3.70%) RESTful
7 7 (3.70%) XML
8 6 (3.17%) Azure Blueprints
9 5 (2.65%) LDAP
9 5 (2.65%) React
10 2 (1.06%) ADO
10 2 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.58%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (10.05%) PKI
3 17 (8.99%) Cloud Native
4 8 (4.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.12%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (2.12%) Distributed Systems
5 4 (2.12%) Renewable Energy
6 3 (1.59%) Cyberattack
6 3 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.59%) Onboarding
7 2 (1.06%) BYOD
7 2 (1.06%) IoT
7 2 (1.06%) NHS
7 2 (1.06%) Product Ownership
8 1 (0.53%) Blog
8 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.34%) Windows
2 25 (13.23%) Linux
3 22 (11.64%) Windows Server
4 19 (10.05%) Windows Server 2016
4 19 (10.05%) Windows Server 2019
5 8 (4.23%) VMS
6 2 (1.06%) Android
6 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.06%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (85.19%) DevOps
2 119 (62.96%) Infrastructure as Code
3 97 (51.32%) CI/CD
4 73 (38.62%) Agile
5 37 (19.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 33 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (17.46%) Platform Engineering
6 33 (17.46%) Software Engineering
7 32 (16.93%) Containerisation
7 32 (16.93%) Scrum
8 30 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (15.34%) API Management
9 29 (15.34%) Identity Management
9 29 (15.34%) Network Virtualisation
10 26 (13.76%) Analytics
11 25 (13.23%) Cloud Security
11 25 (13.23%) ITIL
11 25 (13.23%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 22 (11.64%) RBAC
13 21 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 82 (43.39%) PowerShell
2 61 (32.28%) C#
3 35 (18.52%) Bash
4 25 (13.23%) Python
5 24 (12.70%) SQL
6 19 (10.05%) VB
6 19 (10.05%) VBScript
7 9 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.70%) Kusto Query Language
9 6 (3.17%) Go
9 6 (3.17%) PHP
10 5 (2.65%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.06%) Java
11 2 (1.06%) Rust
11 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (19.58%) Security Cleared
2 33 (17.46%) Degree
3 29 (15.34%) SC Cleared
4 27 (14.29%) Azure Certification
5 19 (10.05%) DV Cleared
5 19 (10.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.12%) AWS Certification
7 4 (2.12%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 4 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.17%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.53%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 50 (26.46%) Active Directory
2 45 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
3 31 (16.40%) Docker
4 28 (14.81%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 97 (51.32%) Terraform
2 64 (33.86%) Kubernetes
3 21 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
4 20 (10.58%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 20 (10.58%) SCCM
4 20 (10.58%) SCOM
5 19 (10.05%) WSUS
6 10 (5.29%) Ansible
7 8 (4.23%) Istio
8 7 (3.70%) MIIS
9 4 (2.12%) Progress Chef
10 3 (1.59%) Puppet
11 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.53%) Podman
11 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 103 (54.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.70%) ServiceNow
3 6 (3.17%) Twitter
4 5 (2.65%) BT
5 4 (2.12%) Google
5 4 (2.12%) SAP
6 2 (1.06%) Databricks
6 2 (1.06%) VMware
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco
7 1 (0.53%) Commvault
7 1 (0.53%) Dell
7 1 (0.53%) HP
7 1 (0.53%) NetApp
7 1 (0.53%) Sophos
7 1 (0.53%) Veeam