Period
to 26 July 2021

The median annual salary for an Azure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 73 141 281
Rank change year-on-year +68 +140 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Engineer 212 50 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.59% 1.34% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 1.40% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 200 45 20
10th Percentile £38,625 £40,000 £34,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £37,656
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £41,875
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +19.40% -20.24%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £68,875 £62,500 £62,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -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 5,520 3,579 7,481
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.59% 96.21% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4,458 3,096 6,087
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +24 121 £50,500 +1.00% 14
South Yorkshire +11 53 £50,000 +17.65% 4
North Yorkshire +15 23 £45,000 +12.50%
East Yorkshire -3 7 £40,000 -
Azure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 212 (100.00%) Azure
2 161 (75.94%) DevOps
3 131 (61.79%) SQL
4 117 (55.19%) Infrastructure as Code
5 106 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 100 (47.17%) Windows
7 87 (41.04%) Terraform
8 79 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (34.43%) Kubernetes
10 71 (33.49%) Migration
11 68 (32.08%) Bash Shell
12 66 (31.13%) PowerShell
13 64 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
14 63 (29.72%) EnterpriseDB
14 63 (29.72%) Data Security
14 63 (29.72%) Oracle
14 63 (29.72%) Docker
15 61 (28.77%) Configuration Management
16 55 (25.94%) Analytics
17 53 (25.00%) Python
18 52 (24.53%) PostgreSQL
18 52 (24.53%) Puppet
19 51 (24.06%) Jenkins
20 50 (23.58%) Ansible
20 50 (23.58%) Azure SQL Database
20 50 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
21 49 (23.11%) C#
22 46 (21.70%) JavaScript
22 46 (21.70%) Opscode Chef
23 45 (21.23%) Datadog

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 (3.77%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.42%) Apache
3 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.42%) IIS
4 2 (0.94%) Apache Synapse
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.47%) nginx
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 212 (100.00%) Azure
2 45 (21.23%) Datadog
3 44 (20.75%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 44 (20.75%) Pulumi
4 26 (12.26%) Microsoft 365
5 15 (7.08%) Azure Data Factory
6 13 (6.13%) AWS
6 13 (6.13%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 11 (5.19%) Serverless
8 10 (4.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (4.72%) Power Platform
9 8 (3.77%) Azure Machine Learning
10 7 (3.30%) GCP
10 7 (3.30%) IaaS
11 5 (2.36%) OneDrive
11 5 (2.36%) SaaS
12 4 (1.89%) Azure Functions
12 4 (1.89%) Azure Storage
12 4 (1.89%) PaaS
13 3 (1.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.13%) Firewall
2 12 (5.66%) LAN
2 12 (5.66%) Wireless
2 12 (5.66%) WLAN
3 4 (1.89%) DNS
4 3 (1.42%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.47%) NAS
6 1 (0.47%) Network Security
6 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (24.53%) PostgreSQL
2 50 (23.58%) Azure SQL Database
3 45 (21.23%) MongoDB
3 45 (21.23%) MySQL
4 44 (20.75%) MariaDB
4 44 (20.75%) Redis
5 20 (9.43%) Data Lake
5 20 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (7.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (5.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 10 (4.72%) Power BI
10 9 (4.25%) Delta Lake
11 7 (3.30%) Big Data
12 6 (2.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.83%) SQL Server
13 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.94%) Tableau
13 2 (0.94%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 51 (24.06%) Jenkins
2 45 (21.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.89%) GitLab
5 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.94%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.47%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (0.47%) kappa
7 1 (0.47%) Selenium
7 1 (0.47%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (11.32%) Social Skills
2 19 (8.96%) Finance
3 13 (6.13%) Retail
4 6 (2.83%) Law
5 5 (2.36%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.94%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.19%) JSON
2 7 (3.30%) YAML
3 5 (2.36%) XML
4 4 (1.89%) .NET
4 4 (1.89%) EDI
5 2 (0.94%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.94%) Kafka
5 2 (0.94%) PySpark
5 2 (0.94%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (0.47%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.47%) Middleware
6 1 (0.47%) Node.js
6 1 (0.47%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.47%) React
6 1 (0.47%) Redux
6 1 (0.47%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.23%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (3.77%) Cloud Native
3 5 (2.36%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (2.36%) Public Cloud
4 4 (1.89%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.42%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.42%) NHS
6 2 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) CMDB
7 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.47%) PKI
7 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 100 (47.17%) Windows
2 23 (10.85%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.08%) Linux
4 13 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.13%) Windows Server 2019
5 12 (5.66%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (2.36%) Mac OS
6 5 (2.36%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.89%) VMS
8 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (75.94%) DevOps
2 117 (55.19%) Infrastructure as Code
3 79 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (33.49%) Migration
5 64 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (29.72%) Data Security
7 61 (28.77%) Configuration Management
8 55 (25.94%) Analytics
9 50 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
10 44 (20.75%) Web Application Development
11 37 (17.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 18 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (8.49%) ETL
13 12 (5.66%) Data Modelling
14 11 (5.19%) Data Engineering
15 10 (4.72%) Data Architecture
16 8 (3.77%) Infrastructure Automation
17 7 (3.30%) Release Management
18 6 (2.83%) Data Analysis
18 6 (2.83%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 131 (61.79%) SQL
2 68 (32.08%) Bash Shell
3 66 (31.13%) PowerShell
4 53 (25.00%) Python
5 49 (23.11%) C#
6 46 (21.70%) JavaScript
7 44 (20.75%) Go
7 44 (20.75%) Groovy
7 44 (20.75%) Java
7 44 (20.75%) PHP
7 44 (20.75%) Ruby
7 44 (20.75%) TypeScript
8 9 (4.25%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.36%) Scala
10 4 (1.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.47%) VB
12 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.42%) MCSE
3 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.36%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (2.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 5 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 63 (29.72%) Docker
2 27 (12.74%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 87 (41.04%) Terraform
2 73 (34.43%) Kubernetes
3 52 (24.53%) Puppet
4 50 (23.58%) Ansible
5 46 (21.70%) Opscode Chef
6 44 (20.75%) Grafana
6 44 (20.75%) Prometheus
7 13 (6.13%) SCCM
8 5 (2.36%) Jamf Pro
8 5 (2.36%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.42%) MIIS
9 3 (1.42%) WSUS
10 2 (0.94%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.47%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 1 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 106 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 63 (29.72%) EnterpriseDB
2 63 (29.72%) Oracle
3 44 (20.75%) New Relic
3 44 (20.75%) SaltStack
4 19 (8.96%) Databricks
5 14 (6.60%) Cisco
6 12 (5.66%) Palo Alto
6 12 (5.66%) VMware
7 10 (4.72%) Splunk
8 8 (3.77%) Brio
9 6 (2.83%) Google
10 4 (1.89%) Dynatrace
11 3 (1.42%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.94%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.94%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.47%) HP
13 1 (0.47%) Remedy