Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 26 17
Rank change year-on-year +24 -9 +35
Permanent jobs citing Azure 123 47 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 29.01% 9.25% 12.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 64.74% 53.41% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 103 46 72
Warrington median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +2.13% -6.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,500 £36,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,750
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

All Cloud Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 190 88 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 44.81% 17.32% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 152 79 137
Warrington median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +21.62%
10th Percentile £28,665 £27,150 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £68,750
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +4.65% +17.81%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Warrington

Azure
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Azure in Warrington

Azure
Salary Histogram in Warrington

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

Salary histogram for Azure in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, IT jobs citing Azure 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 across the Warrington region with a requirement for Azure.

1 68 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (50.41%) Microsoft
3 59 (47.97%) .NET
4 53 (43.09%) C#
5 50 (40.65%) AngularJS
6 49 (39.84%) SQL Server
7 43 (34.96%) AWS
8 42 (34.15%) ASP.NET
8 42 (34.15%) SQL
9 40 (32.52%) MVC
10 35 (28.46%) VMware
11 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
11 34 (27.64%) React
12 31 (25.20%) Windows
12 31 (25.20%) Software Engineering
13 29 (23.58%) Active Directory
13 29 (23.58%) DevOps
14 27 (21.95%) .NET Core
14 27 (21.95%) Greenfield Project
15 26 (21.14%) Octopus Deploy
15 26 (21.14%) Git (software)
16 25 (20.33%) HTML
17 24 (19.51%) TeamCity
18 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
18 22 (17.89%) Microservices
18 22 (17.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 21 (17.07%) Terraform
20 20 (16.26%) Ansible
20 20 (16.26%) HTML5
20 20 (16.26%) Puppet

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 6 (4.88%) Mule
2 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 43 (34.96%) AWS
2 14 (11.38%) Office 365
3 8 (6.50%) PaaS
4 7 (5.69%) Serverless
5 6 (4.88%) SaaS
6 5 (4.07%) Azure Functions
6 5 (4.07%) GCP
6 5 (4.07%) IaaS
7 4 (3.25%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.63%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Firewall
2 5 (4.07%) LAN
2 5 (4.07%) WAN
3 3 (2.44%) NAS
3 3 (2.44%) Network Security
3 3 (2.44%) SAN
4 2 (1.63%) DHCP
4 2 (1.63%) DNS
4 2 (1.63%) VPN
5 1 (0.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (39.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.07%) Biml
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.63%) Power BI
7 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.81%) QlikView
7 1 (0.81%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (21.14%) Git (software)
1 26 (21.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 24 (19.51%) TeamCity
3 17 (13.82%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.07%) NUnit
4 5 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.25%) JIRA
6 3 (2.44%) Cypress.io
6 3 (2.44%) Selenium
7 2 (1.63%) Maven
8 1 (0.81%) MSTest
General
1 10 (8.13%) Legal
2 9 (7.32%) Finance
3 6 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.44%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (25.20%) Developer
2 25 (20.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 25 (20.33%) Software Engineer
3 15 (12.20%) Architect
3 15 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (10.57%) C# Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Azure Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) JavaScript Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Security Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.69%) VMware Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Junior
9 6 (4.88%) Software Architect
10 5 (4.07%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (47.97%) .NET
2 50 (40.65%) AngularJS
3 42 (34.15%) ASP.NET
4 34 (27.64%) React
5 27 (21.95%) .NET Core
6 25 (20.33%) HTML
7 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (16.26%) HTML5
9 15 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (12.20%) Node.js
10 13 (10.57%) CSS
10 13 (10.57%) REST
11 9 (7.32%) CSS3
11 9 (7.32%) Web Services
12 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET Core
12 8 (6.50%) JSON
12 8 (6.50%) Kafka
13 6 (4.88%) .NET Framework
13 6 (4.88%) Swagger
13 6 (4.88%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.95%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.63%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.63%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.63%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (1.63%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.20%) Windows
2 19 (15.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.25%) Linux
4 4 (3.25%) VMS
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (32.52%) MVC
3 31 (25.20%) Software Engineering
4 29 (23.58%) DevOps
5 22 (17.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 22 (17.89%) Microservices
6 19 (15.45%) Scrum
6 19 (15.45%) SOA
7 13 (10.57%) Collaborative Working
7 13 (10.57%) Configuration Management
8 11 (8.94%) SDLC
9 10 (8.13%) Economics
10 9 (7.32%) Deployment Automation
10 9 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (5.69%) ETL
12 7 (5.69%) High Availability
12 7 (5.69%) TOGAF
13 6 (4.88%) Data Analysis
13 6 (4.88%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.09%) C#
2 42 (34.15%) SQL
3 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
4 17 (13.82%) PowerShell
4 17 (13.82%) Python
5 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.63%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.81%) Java
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft R
6 1 (0.81%) Perl
6 1 (0.81%) R
6 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) PhD
1 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) CISSP
4 2 (1.63%) CISA
4 2 (1.63%) CISM
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) GDPR
1 4 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 29 (23.58%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.94%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.63%) Docker
4 2 (1.63%) KVM
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (17.07%) Terraform
2 20 (16.26%) Ansible
2 20 (16.26%) Puppet
3 10 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.69%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.44%) SCCM
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 62 (50.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (28.46%) VMware
3 9 (7.32%) Cisco
4 7 (5.69%) CheckPoint
4 7 (5.69%) Fortinet
5 6 (4.88%) Citrix
5 6 (4.88%) New Relic
5 6 (4.88%) webMethods
6 5 (4.07%) Xamarin
7 3 (2.44%) NetApp
7 3 (2.44%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.63%) Google
9 1 (0.81%) Dell
9 1 (0.81%) EMC
9 1 (0.81%) Facebook
9 1 (0.81%) RedGate
9 1 (0.81%) YouTube