The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 43 67 124
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +57
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 131 68 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.55% 3.40% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.34% 47.89% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 85 49 3
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
271 142 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.47% 7.11% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 178 105 139
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Birmingham region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 99 (43.04%) Microsoft
2 98 (42.61%) VMware
3 97 (42.17%) Amazon AWS
4 93 (40.43%) Data Centre
5 82 (35.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 76 (33.04%) IaaS
7 73 (31.74%) Active Directory
7 73 (31.74%) SQL Server
8 67 (29.13%) PaaS
9 66 (28.70%) .NET
10 62 (26.96%) MS Excel
11 57 (24.78%) Virtual Machines
12 55 (23.91%) C#
13 54 (23.48%) ITIL
13 54 (23.48%) Windows
14 51 (22.17%) SCVMM
15 50 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
16 48 (20.87%) SQL
17 46 (20.00%) TOGAF
18 43 (18.70%) SaaS
19 42 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
19 42 (18.26%) Service Delivery
20 41 (17.83%) Presales
21 40 (17.39%) Office 365
21 40 (17.39%) SCCM
21 40 (17.39%) MVC
22 39 (16.96%) Degree
23 38 (16.52%) Software Engineering
24 37 (16.09%) JavaScript
25 36 (15.65%) Technical Architecture

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 35 (15.22%) Skype for Business
2 22 (9.57%) SharePoint
3 17 (7.39%) OpenStack
4 15 (6.52%) MS Exchange
5 10 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.35%) nginx
6 9 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.48%) IIS
8 7 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.30%) CMS
10 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.87%) JBoss
11 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.43%) Mule
12 1 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (26.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.74%) MS Office
3 3 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (4.35%) Sentinel
2 6 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 97 (42.17%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (33.04%) IaaS
3 67 (29.13%) PaaS
4 50 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
5 43 (18.70%) SaaS
6 40 (17.39%) Office 365
7 30 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (6.09%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (3.04%) OneDrive
10 4 (1.74%) Yammer
11 2 (0.87%) Apcera
11 2 (0.87%) GitHub
11 2 (0.87%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.96%) Firewall
2 12 (5.22%) DHCP
2 12 (5.22%) DNS
2 12 (5.22%) Skype
3 6 (2.61%) LAN
3 6 (2.61%) SAN
3 6 (2.61%) WAN
4 5 (2.17%) MPLS
4 5 (2.17%) NAS
4 5 (2.17%) VLAN
4 5 (2.17%) VPN
4 5 (2.17%) Wireless
5 4 (1.74%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.74%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (1.74%) VoIP
5 4 (1.74%) WLAN
5 4 (1.74%) xDSL
6 2 (0.87%) Extranet
6 2 (0.87%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (31.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.83%) DB2
2 18 (7.83%) MySQL
3 14 (6.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (3.48%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (3.04%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (3.04%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.61%) Neo4j
6 6 (2.61%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (1.30%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (1.30%) Power BI
8 3 (1.30%) PowerPivot
8 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (6.96%) Vagrant
2 12 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.78%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.61%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.61%) Maven
6 5 (2.17%) Subversion
7 2 (0.87%) JIRA
8 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
General
1 25 (10.87%) Finance
2 19 (8.26%) Publishing
2 19 (8.26%) Retail
3 10 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.74%) Law
4 4 (1.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (26.09%) Architect
1 60 (26.09%) Developer
2 32 (13.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 26 (11.30%) .NET Developer
5 20 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 19 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (7.39%) Consultant
8 16 (6.96%) Automation Engineer
8 16 (6.96%) Senior Developer
8 16 (6.96%) VMware Engineer
9 15 (6.52%) Analyst
10 11 (4.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (4.78%) Support Engineer
10 11 (4.78%) Technical Architect
11 10 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
12 9 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 9 (3.91%) Enterprise Architect
12 9 (3.91%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (28.70%) .NET
2 30 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 29 (12.61%) jQuery
4 22 (9.57%) CSS
5 21 (9.13%) HTML
6 19 (8.26%) WCF
7 18 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (6.96%) ELK Stack
8 16 (6.96%) XML
9 14 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (5.22%) AngularJS
10 12 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (4.35%) .NET Framework
11 10 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (3.48%) Entity Framework
13 7 (3.04%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (3.04%) Apache Camel
13 7 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (3.04%) REST
13 7 (3.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 93 (40.43%) Data Centre
2 31 (13.48%) Computer Science
3 29 (12.61%) Public Cloud
4 18 (7.83%) CMDB
5 14 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.04%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (2.61%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.61%) Private Cloud
7 6 (2.61%) Replication
8 4 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.74%) User Experience
8 4 (1.74%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.30%) Clustering
9 3 (1.30%) FMCG
9 3 (1.30%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.43%) Blog
11 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (23.48%) Windows
2 34 (14.78%) Windows Server
3 18 (7.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (7.39%) Linux
5 8 (3.48%) Windows 10
6 7 (3.04%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.74%) Unix
10 2 (0.87%) Android
10 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.48%) ITIL
2 46 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 42 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (18.26%) Service Delivery
4 41 (17.83%) Presales
5 40 (17.39%) MVC
6 38 (16.52%) Software Engineering
7 36 (15.65%) Technical Architecture
8 35 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 35 (15.22%) SDLC
9 34 (14.78%) Line Management
10 31 (13.48%) Service Management
11 30 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
11 30 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
12 24 (10.43%) CRM
12 24 (10.43%) PRINCE2
12 24 (10.43%) Project Management
13 21 (9.13%) ITIL V3
14 20 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
14 20 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 55 (23.91%) C#
2 48 (20.87%) SQL
3 37 (16.09%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.96%) PHP
5 9 (3.91%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.48%) Java
6 8 (3.48%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.04%) Groovy
7 7 (3.04%) Scala
8 6 (2.61%) Clojure
8 6 (2.61%) Ruby
9 5 (2.17%) XPath
10 4 (1.74%) C
10 4 (1.74%) C++
11 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.43%) F#
12 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (16.96%) Degree
2 30 (13.04%) ISEB
3 29 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (10.00%) MCSE
5 18 (7.83%) PMI Certification
5 18 (7.83%) PMP
6 16 (6.96%) MCSA
7 13 (5.65%) SC Cleared
7 13 (5.65%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.61%) MCITP
10 5 (2.17%) MCP
11 3 (1.30%) CISSP
12 1 (0.43%) CCNA
12 1 (0.43%) CISA
12 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.43%) CISM
12 1 (0.43%) CRISC
12 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.78%) SLA
2 7 (3.04%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (35.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (31.74%) Active Directory
3 57 (24.78%) Virtual Machines
4 35 (15.22%) Hyper-V
5 14 (6.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 14 (6.09%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (3.91%) Firmware
7 7 (3.04%) vSphere
8 6 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.17%) XenApp
10 4 (1.74%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.74%) XenServer
11 3 (1.30%) BitLocker
11 3 (1.30%) Docker
12 2 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 51 (22.17%) SCVMM
2 40 (17.39%) SCCM
3 28 (12.17%) vRealize
4 16 (6.96%) Packer
4 16 (6.96%) Puppet
4 16 (6.96%) Terraform
5 12 (5.22%) SCOrch
6 10 (4.35%) Consul
6 10 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 10 (4.35%) SCOM
7 9 (3.91%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (2.61%) Backup Exec
8 6 (2.61%) Grafana
8 6 (2.61%) Graphite
8 6 (2.61%) Uchiwa
9 5 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.87%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.87%) WSUS
11 1 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 99 (43.04%) Microsoft
2 98 (42.61%) VMware
3 33 (14.35%) Cisco
4 31 (13.48%) NetApp
5 30 (13.04%) Citrix
6 23 (10.00%) HP
6 23 (10.00%) Oracle
7 22 (9.57%) IBM
8 20 (8.70%) EMC
9 18 (7.83%) BMC
9 18 (7.83%) CheckPoint
9 18 (7.83%) Google
9 18 (7.83%) Juniper
10 8 (3.48%) SolarWinds
11 7 (3.04%) WSO2
12 6 (2.61%) Atlassian
12 6 (2.61%) MuleSoft
13 5 (2.17%) Kaspersky
13 5 (2.17%) Symantec
13 5 (2.17%) Veeam
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