Period
to 25 January 2021

The median annual salary for an Azure Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Architect
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 98 - 148
Rank change year-on-year - +148 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Architect 13 0 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.11% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Median annual salary £70,000 - £62,500
10th Percentile £63,500 - £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 - £72,750
South East median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £71,500
% change year-on-year -9.38% +11.89% -10.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1,142 2,069 2,443
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.86% 96.68% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 870 1,711 2,180
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Azure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Azure Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Architect in West Sussex

Azure Architect
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Architect in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Azure Architect in West Sussex

Azure Architect
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Architect in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Architect in West Sussex

Azure Architect
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Architect within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 January 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 8 £68,750 -
Haywards Heath - 3 £67,500 -
Horsham - 2 £80,000 -
Azure Architect
South East

Azure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, Azure Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Azure Architect in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Azure
2 8 (61.54%) SaaS
2 8 (61.54%) PaaS
2 8 (61.54%) IaaS
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) SOA
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 6 (46.15%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 6 (46.15%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (46.15%) BPaaS
4 5 (38.46%) User Stories
4 5 (38.46%) Sequence Diagram
4 5 (38.46%) Use Case
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) SQL

Azure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Azure
2 8 (61.54%) IaaS
2 8 (61.54%) PaaS
2 8 (61.54%) SaaS
3 6 (46.15%) BPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Data Lake
1 2 (15.38%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) JSON
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
1 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Sequence Diagram
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Use Case
2 5 (38.46%) User Stories
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) Decision Science
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Technology Roadmap
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (46.15%) XenApp
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Databricks
4 2 (15.38%) Sparx