Period
to 21 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 25 16
Rank change year-on-year +23 -9 +38
Permanent jobs citing Azure 123 48 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 28.81% 9.41% 12.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 64.40% 54.55% 49.68%
Number of salaries quoted 104 47 71
Warrington median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £32,063 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,500 £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 191 88 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 44.73% 17.25% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 154 79 137
Warrington median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +20.81%
10th Percentile £28,684 £26,650 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £68,750
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +16.44%

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 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 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 69 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 58 (47.15%) .NET
4 52 (42.28%) C#
5 49 (39.84%) AngularJS
6 48 (39.02%) SQL Server
7 43 (34.96%) AWS
8 42 (34.15%) SQL
9 41 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 39 (31.71%) MVC
11 36 (29.27%) VMware
12 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
13 33 (26.83%) React
14 32 (26.02%) Windows
15 31 (25.20%) Software Engineering
16 30 (24.39%) Active Directory
17 29 (23.58%) DevOps
18 27 (21.95%) Greenfield Project
19 26 (21.14%) .NET Core
19 26 (21.14%) Octopus Deploy
19 26 (21.14%) Git (software)
20 25 (20.33%) HTML
21 24 (19.51%) TeamCity
22 22 (17.89%) Microservices
22 22 (17.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 21 (17.07%) Terraform
23 21 (17.07%) Ansible
23 21 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
24 20 (16.26%) HTML5
24 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 48 (39.02%) 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 30 (24.39%) 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 12 (9.76%) Azure Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) .NET Developer
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 58 (47.15%) .NET
2 49 (39.84%) AngularJS
3 41 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 33 (26.83%) React
5 26 (21.14%) .NET Core
6 25 (20.33%) HTML
7 21 (17.07%) 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 32 (26.02%) Windows
2 19 (15.45%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.88%) 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 69 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.71%) 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 52 (42.28%) 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 30 (24.39%) 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%) Ansible
1 21 (17.07%) Terraform
2 20 (16.26%) Puppet
3 10 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.88%) 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 63 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 36 (29.27%) 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