Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 24 59
Rank change year-on-year +11 +35 +33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 97 66 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 14.92% 10.12% 3.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 58.79% 57.89% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 86 67 25
Warrington median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,650 £33,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +13.33%

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 165 114 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.38% 17.48% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 139 106 39
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +13.51% -1.33%
10th Percentile £25,500 £18,500 £26,050
90th Percentile £65,250 £68,750 £54,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -12.50%

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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Warrington

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 58 (59.79%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (50.52%) C#
3 46 (47.42%) .NET
4 45 (46.39%) SQL Server
5 44 (45.36%) Scrum
6 33 (34.02%) Windows
7 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
8 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET
8 30 (30.93%) MVC
8 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (30.93%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (29.90%) AngularJS
9 29 (29.90%) CSS
9 29 (29.90%) HTML
10 28 (28.87%) Web Application Development
10 28 (28.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 28 (28.87%) HTML5
10 28 (28.87%) MongoDB
10 28 (28.87%) RavenDB
10 28 (28.87%) CSS3
10 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 27 (27.84%) SQL Server 2016
12 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
13 25 (25.77%) Active Directory
13 25 (25.77%) Advertising
13 25 (25.77%) Facebook
13 25 (25.77%) DevOps
14 24 (24.74%) Jenkins
14 24 (24.74%) Windows Server
15 23 (23.71%) Ansible

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 (9.28%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.09%) IIS
2 3 (3.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.68%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.40%) Office 365
3 11 (11.34%) SaaS
4 9 (9.28%) IaaS
5 1 (1.03%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.31%) Network Security
2 9 (9.28%) SAN
3 5 (5.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (5.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (5.15%) LAN
3 5 (5.15%) SSL
3 5 (5.15%) WAN
4 3 (3.09%) Skype
4 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.06%) DNS
5 2 (2.06%) Firewall
5 2 (2.06%) VLAN
6 1 (1.03%) VPN
6 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (46.39%) SQL Server
2 28 (28.87%) MongoDB
2 28 (28.87%) RavenDB
3 27 (27.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.06%) Power BI
7 2 (2.06%) QlikView
8 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Jenkins
2 20 (20.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.06%) Maven
4 2 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.03%) Chocolatey
5 1 (1.03%) Hudson
5 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.03%) webpack
5 1 (1.03%) WiX
General
1 25 (25.77%) Advertising
2 5 (5.15%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (32.99%) Developer
2 29 (29.90%) .NET Developer
3 19 (19.59%) Software Engineer
4 15 (15.46%) .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Infrastructure Support
6 8 (8.25%) Architect
6 8 (8.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Technical Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Lead DevOps
7 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.15%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Consultant
10 4 (4.12%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.42%) .NET
2 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET
2 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (29.90%) AngularJS
3 29 (29.90%) CSS
3 29 (29.90%) HTML
4 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 28 (28.87%) CSS3
4 28 (28.87%) HTML5
4 28 (28.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (11.34%) WCF
6 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.03%) Ajax
7 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.03%) COM
7 1 (1.03%) jQuery
7 1 (1.03%) SOAP
7 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.93%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.34%) N-Tier
3 9 (9.28%) Clustering
4 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.19%) Private Cloud
6 5 (5.15%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.09%) Fintech
7 3 (3.09%) Life Science
8 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.02%) Windows
2 24 (24.74%) Windows Server
3 20 (20.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.46%) Linux
5 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.12%) AIX
6 4 (4.12%) Unix
7 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (59.79%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (45.36%) Scrum
3 30 (30.93%) MVC
4 28 (28.87%) Web Application Development
5 25 (25.77%) DevOps
6 21 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (20.62%) Software Engineering
8 14 (14.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 14 (14.43%) Unit Testing
9 13 (13.40%) High Availability
9 13 (13.40%) TDD
10 12 (12.37%) OO
11 11 (11.34%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 11 (11.34%) OOP
11 11 (11.34%) SOLID
12 10 (10.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
13 9 (9.28%) Presales
13 9 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (8.25%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.52%) C#
2 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.59%) SQL
4 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
5 7 (7.22%) Python
6 6 (6.19%) C++
7 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.12%) Java
9 3 (3.09%) C
9 3 (3.09%) PHP
10 1 (1.03%) ES6
10 1 (1.03%) Go
10 1 (1.03%) Ruby
10 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.34%) MCSE
3 8 (8.25%) MCP
3 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.09%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) CCNA
5 1 (1.03%) CCNP
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) GDPR
2 4 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 25 (25.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.15%) Docker
5 4 (4.12%) KVM
5 4 (4.12%) VirtualBox
5 4 (4.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (23.71%) Ansible
2 10 (10.31%) Terraform
3 9 (9.28%) AirWatch
3 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (8.25%) Puppet
5 6 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (5.15%) Foglight
7 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.03%) Consul
8 1 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.03%) Nagios
8 1 (1.03%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
2 25 (25.77%) Facebook
3 19 (19.59%) VMware
4 9 (9.28%) Blue Coat
4 9 (9.28%) Cisco
4 9 (9.28%) Citrix
4 9 (9.28%) SolarWinds
5 6 (6.19%) NetApp
6 5 (5.15%) Brocade
6 5 (5.15%) CommVault
6 5 (5.15%) F5
6 5 (5.15%) HP
6 5 (5.15%) McAfee
6 5 (5.15%) NetIQ
6 5 (5.15%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (5.15%) TippingPoint
7 1 (1.03%) Dell
7 1 (1.03%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.03%) EMC
7 1 (1.03%) IBM