Period
to 5 December 2021

The median annual salary for an Azure Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

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

Microsoft Azure Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 90 227
Rank change year-on-year -31 +137 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 156 95 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.31% 2.88% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.97% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 152 91 29
10th Percentile " " £37,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% -9.52% +9.95%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £68,750 " £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,280 3,201 6,414
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.08% 97.12% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,819 2,766 5,311
10th Percentile £29,900 £29,375 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,904
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Azure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Azure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Engineer in Yorkshire

Azure Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Azure Engineer in Yorkshire

Azure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Engineer in Yorkshire

Azure Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 5 December 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
West Yorkshire -46 98 £57,500 +21.05% 9
South Yorkshire -18 44 £60,000 +14.29% 2
North Yorkshire -3 13 £45,000 -10.00%
East Yorkshire -10 1 £40,000 -
Azure Engineer
England

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, Azure Engineer 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 Yorkshire region featuring Azure Engineer in the job title.

1 156 (100.00%) Azure
2 128 (82.05%) DevOps
3 96 (61.54%) SQL
4 85 (54.49%) Windows
5 72 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 70 (44.87%) Infrastructure as Code
7 69 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (37.18%) Configuration Management
9 57 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (34.62%) Bash Shell
11 53 (33.97%) Puppet
11 53 (33.97%) Terraform
12 52 (33.33%) Ansible
13 49 (31.41%) Opscode Chef
14 48 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
14 48 (30.77%) MySQL
15 47 (30.13%) Python
16 46 (29.49%) Ruby
16 46 (29.49%) SaltStack
17 45 (28.85%) Migration
18 41 (26.28%) Data Security
18 41 (26.28%) Oracle
18 41 (26.28%) PowerShell
18 41 (26.28%) EnterpriseDB
19 37 (23.72%) Kubernetes
20 35 (22.44%) AWS
21 31 (19.87%) Google
22 30 (19.23%) Docker
22 30 (19.23%) Deployment Automation
23 28 (17.95%) Jenkins

Azure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 5 (3.21%) IIS
2 4 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.28%) Apache
3 2 (1.28%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.64%) nginx
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 156 (100.00%) Azure
2 35 (22.44%) AWS
3 21 (13.46%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 21 (13.46%) Datadog
4 20 (12.82%) Pulumi
5 12 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
6 11 (7.05%) Azure Active Directory
6 11 (7.05%) PaaS
7 8 (5.13%) IaaS
8 7 (4.49%) SaaS
9 6 (3.85%) Power Platform
9 6 (3.85%) Serverless
10 5 (3.21%) GCP
11 4 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.92%) OneDrive
12 3 (1.92%) OpenShift
13 2 (1.28%) Azure Key Vault
14 1 (0.64%) Azure Service Fabric
14 1 (0.64%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.92%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.28%) SAN
3 1 (0.64%) DNS
3 1 (0.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (30.77%) MySQL
1 48 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (13.46%) MongoDB
3 20 (12.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 20 (12.82%) MariaDB
3 20 (12.82%) Redis
4 7 (4.49%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.85%) Power BI
6 5 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.92%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.28%) Tableau
10 1 (0.64%) Big Data
10 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (17.95%) Jenkins
2 20 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.49%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.92%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.92%) GitLab
6 1 (0.64%) kappa
6 1 (0.64%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (9.62%) Finance
2 5 (3.21%) Law
3 3 (1.92%) Social Skills
4 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.10%) ARM Templates
2 7 (4.49%) YAML
3 5 (3.21%) JSON
4 4 (2.56%) .NET
5 2 (1.28%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.28%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.28%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.28%) Kafka
5 2 (1.28%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (0.64%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.64%) LAMP
6 1 (0.64%) Middleware
6 1 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.64%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.82%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (3.21%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (3.21%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.56%) Cloud Native
3 4 (2.56%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.64%) CMDB
6 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.64%) NHS
6 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 85 (54.49%) Windows
2 13 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.77%) Linux
4 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.64%) Unix
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (82.05%) DevOps
2 70 (44.87%) Infrastructure as Code
3 69 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (37.18%) Configuration Management
5 57 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (28.85%) Migration
7 41 (26.28%) Data Security
8 30 (19.23%) Deployment Automation
9 28 (17.95%) Scrum
10 26 (16.67%) DSDM
10 26 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (16.67%) RUP
11 25 (16.03%) Analytics
12 20 (12.82%) Web Application Development
13 14 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 8 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 8 (5.13%) Software Delivery
15 7 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (3.85%) Business Continuity
16 6 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 96 (61.54%) SQL
2 54 (34.62%) Bash Shell
3 47 (30.13%) Python
4 46 (29.49%) Ruby
5 41 (26.28%) PowerShell
6 26 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 24 (15.38%) C#
8 21 (13.46%) PHP
9 20 (12.82%) Go
9 20 (12.82%) Groovy
9 20 (12.82%) Java
9 20 (12.82%) JavaScript
9 20 (12.82%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.64%) VB
10 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.92%) MCSE
2 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 30 (19.23%) Docker
2 15 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (33.97%) Puppet
1 53 (33.97%) Terraform
2 52 (33.33%) Ansible
3 49 (31.41%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (23.72%) Kubernetes
5 26 (16.67%) Cobbler
6 20 (12.82%) Grafana
6 20 (12.82%) Prometheus
7 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (2.56%) MIIS
9 2 (1.28%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.64%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (0.64%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.64%) SCCM
10 1 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 46 (29.49%) SaltStack
3 41 (26.28%) EnterpriseDB
3 41 (26.28%) Oracle
4 31 (19.87%) Google
5 20 (12.82%) New Relic
6 9 (5.77%) Brio
7 4 (2.56%) Databricks
8 3 (1.92%) Cisco
9 2 (1.28%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.28%) HP
9 2 (1.28%) Splunk
9 2 (1.28%) VMware
10 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.64%) Remedy
10 1 (0.64%) Veeam