Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 28 48
Rank change year-on-year +20 +20 +38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 110 66 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 16.62% 9.14% 4.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 62.15% 52.38% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 91 72 33
Warrington median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Microsoft 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 177 126 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.74% 17.45% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 144 120 32
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +16.13%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,475 £26,375
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £53,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Warrington

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Warrington

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Warrington over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure.

1 64 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.55%) SQL Server
2 49 (44.55%) Windows
3 47 (42.73%) C#
4 44 (40.00%) .NET
5 43 (39.09%) Scrum
6 42 (38.18%) Active Directory
6 42 (38.18%) DevOps
7 41 (37.27%) Jenkins
8 40 (36.36%) Ansible
9 38 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (32.73%) Git (software)
11 35 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
12 30 (27.27%) Windows Server
12 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
13 28 (25.45%) Enterprise Software
14 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (23.64%) Software Engineering
16 25 (22.73%) VMware
16 25 (22.73%) Linux
17 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
18 23 (20.91%) SQL
18 23 (20.91%) ASP.NET
18 23 (20.91%) MVC
18 23 (20.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (20.91%) AngularJS
19 22 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 22 (20.00%) HTML5
19 22 (20.00%) MongoDB

Microsoft 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 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.73%) IIS
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 35 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.45%) Office 365
2 17 (15.45%) SaaS
3 9 (8.18%) IaaS
4 1 (0.91%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.45%) Network Security
2 9 (8.18%) SAN
3 5 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (4.55%) LAN
3 5 (4.55%) SSL
3 5 (4.55%) WAN
4 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.82%) DNS
5 2 (1.82%) Firewall
5 2 (1.82%) VLAN
6 1 (0.91%) VPN
6 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (44.55%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 22 (20.00%) RavenDB
3 21 (19.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.82%) Power BI
6 2 (1.82%) QlikView
7 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (37.27%) Jenkins
2 36 (32.73%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.73%) Maven
3 3 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.91%) Chocolatey
5 1 (0.91%) Hudson
5 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.91%) webpack
5 1 (0.91%) WiX
General
1 19 (17.27%) Advertising
2 5 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.91%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (22.73%) Developer
1 25 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 22 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 21 (19.09%) .NET Software Engineer
4 17 (15.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (13.64%) Architect
5 15 (13.64%) Technical Architect
6 14 (12.73%) Lead DevOps
7 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Support
7 9 (8.18%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 5 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.64%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (40.00%) .NET
2 23 (20.91%) AngularJS
2 23 (20.91%) ASP.NET
2 23 (20.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 22 (20.00%) CSS
3 22 (20.00%) CSS3
3 22 (20.00%) HTML
3 22 (20.00%) HTML5
3 22 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 17 (15.45%) WCF
5 3 (2.73%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.91%) COM
6 1 (0.91%) jQuery
6 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.45%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (15.45%) N-Tier
3 10 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 9 (8.18%) Clustering
5 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.55%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.73%) Fintech
8 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 49 (44.55%) Windows
2 30 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (22.73%) Linux
5 16 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.64%) AIX
6 4 (3.64%) Unix
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (39.09%) Scrum
3 42 (38.18%) DevOps
4 38 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (23.64%) Software Engineering
6 23 (20.91%) MVC
7 22 (20.00%) Web Application Development
8 20 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 19 (17.27%) Configuration Management
10 18 (16.36%) TDD
11 17 (15.45%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 17 (15.45%) OO
11 17 (15.45%) OOP
11 17 (15.45%) SOLID
12 16 (14.55%) Presales
13 15 (13.64%) Customer Requirements
13 15 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
13 15 (13.64%) Programme Management
13 15 (13.64%) Project Management
13 15 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.73%) C#
2 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 23 (20.91%) SQL
4 17 (15.45%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.27%) Python
6 6 (5.45%) C++
7 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.64%) Java
9 3 (2.73%) C
9 3 (2.73%) PHP
10 1 (0.91%) ES6
10 1 (0.91%) Go
10 1 (0.91%) Ruby
10 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (13.64%) MCP
2 15 (13.64%) MCSE
2 15 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.73%) Degree
4 1 (0.91%) CCNA
4 1 (0.91%) CCNP
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) QA
2 6 (5.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 42 (38.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.82%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.09%) KVM
4 10 (9.09%) VirtualBox
4 10 (9.09%) Xen
5 6 (5.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 40 (36.36%) Ansible
2 15 (13.64%) Puppet
2 15 (13.64%) Terraform
3 13 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.18%) AirWatch
4 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (4.55%) Foglight
6 4 (3.64%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.91%) Consul
7 1 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.91%) Nagios
7 1 (0.91%) Packer
Vendors
1 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.73%) VMware
3 19 (17.27%) Facebook
4 16 (14.55%) Citrix
5 9 (8.18%) Blue Coat
5 9 (8.18%) Cisco
5 9 (8.18%) SolarWinds
6 7 (6.36%) IBM
7 6 (5.45%) NetApp
8 5 (4.55%) Brocade
8 5 (4.55%) CommVault
8 5 (4.55%) F5
8 5 (4.55%) HP
8 5 (4.55%) McAfee
8 5 (4.55%) NetIQ
8 5 (4.55%) Nimble Storage
8 5 (4.55%) TippingPoint
9 1 (0.91%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (0.91%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.91%) Veeam