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The median annual salary for an Azure Engineer was £61,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

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
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 202 83 127
Rank change year-on-year -119 +44 +147
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 69 204 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.94% 3.33% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 3.55% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 196 39
10th Percentile £42,750 - £40,000
25th Percentile £46,500 £38,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +29.47% -5.00% +21.21%
75th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +4.17%

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 6,937 5,753 3,187
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.59% 93.77% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4,269 4,571 2,767
10th Percentile £28,189 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,173 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.63% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

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 15 August 2022.

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 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -99 44 £50,000 -0.99% 10
South Yorkshire -30 12 £60,000 +9.09%
North Yorkshire -28 2 £66,750 +48.33% 1
Azure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, Azure Engineer job roles required 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 Yorkshire region featuring Azure Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (100.00%) Azure
2 40 (57.97%) Agile
2 40 (57.97%) Microsoft
3 33 (47.83%) DevOps
4 32 (46.38%) .NET
5 23 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 23 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
6 21 (30.43%) C#
7 20 (28.99%) .NET Framework
8 19 (27.54%) SQL
8 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
9 18 (26.09%) Azure Active Directory
9 18 (26.09%) Social Skills
10 16 (23.19%) React
10 16 (23.19%) Microsoft 365
10 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Intune
10 16 (23.19%) Windows
10 16 (23.19%) Node.js
11 15 (21.74%) CI/CD
11 15 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 14 (20.29%) Deployment Automation
12 14 (20.29%) AWS
12 14 (20.29%) Scrum
13 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
13 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
13 13 (18.84%) Bash
14 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (17.39%) Analytics
14 12 (17.39%) GitHub
14 12 (17.39%) Docker

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 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 69 (100.00%) Azure
2 23 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
3 18 (26.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (23.19%) Microsoft 365
5 14 (20.29%) AWS
6 12 (17.39%) GitHub
7 11 (15.94%) PaaS
8 9 (13.04%) Azure AKS
8 9 (13.04%) Azure Monitor
9 8 (11.59%) IaaS
9 8 (11.59%) OneDrive
10 7 (10.14%) SaaS
11 5 (7.25%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (4.35%) GitHub Actions
13 2 (2.90%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 2 (2.90%) Azure Functions
13 2 (2.90%) Azure Service Bus
13 2 (2.90%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 2 (2.90%) Power Platform
13 2 (2.90%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) WAN
2 4 (5.80%) DNS
3 3 (4.35%) Firewall
3 3 (4.35%) LAN
3 3 (4.35%) NAS
3 3 (4.35%) SD-WAN
3 3 (4.35%) Wireless
4 2 (2.90%) MPLS
4 2 (2.90%) SAN
4 2 (2.90%) VSAN
5 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.94%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.35%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.90%) Big Data
6 2 (2.90%) MySQL
6 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.90%) Power BI
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.45%) Delta Lake
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.45%) Ant
4 1 (1.45%) GitLab
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
4 1 (1.45%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (26.09%) Social Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Finance
5 1 (1.45%) Law
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (46.38%) .NET
2 20 (28.99%) .NET Framework
3 16 (23.19%) Node.js
3 16 (23.19%) React
4 8 (11.59%) JSON
4 8 (11.59%) YAML
5 6 (8.70%) .NET Core
6 3 (4.35%) PySpark
7 2 (2.90%) ARM Templates
8 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.45%) HTML
8 1 (1.45%) HTML5
8 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Legacy Applications
2 3 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.25%) Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) Agile
2 33 (47.83%) DevOps
3 15 (21.74%) CI/CD
3 15 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 14 (20.29%) Deployment Automation
4 14 (20.29%) Scrum
5 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
6 12 (17.39%) Analytics
6 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (17.39%) Collaborative Working
7 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
7 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (13.04%) Coaching
8 9 (13.04%) Log Analytics
9 8 (11.59%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (11.59%) Test Automation
10 7 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.70%) Artefact Management
11 6 (8.70%) Observability
11 6 (8.70%) Secrets Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 21 (30.43%) C#
3 19 (27.54%) SQL
4 13 (18.84%) Bash
5 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
6 10 (14.49%) Python
7 4 (5.80%) Java
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
8 2 (2.90%) Scala
8 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.45%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.25%) A+ Certification
2 5 (7.25%) HNC
2 5 (7.25%) MCDST
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.39%) Docker
3 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (10.14%) Istio
2 7 (10.14%) Terraform
3 5 (7.25%) Ansible
3 5 (7.25%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.80%) Puppet
5 2 (2.90%) Cobbler
5 2 (2.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (57.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Databricks
2 6 (8.70%) Dynatrace
2 6 (8.70%) Splunk
3 5 (7.25%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco
5 3 (4.35%) Zscaler
6 2 (2.90%) Google
6 2 (2.90%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (2.90%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.90%) Synology
7 1 (1.45%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.45%) Veeam