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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 47 56 119
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +63
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 133 68 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.50% 3.64% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.36% 42.24% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74 49 12
Median salary £46,750 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
314 161 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.99% 8.63% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 212 114 148
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%

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 September 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 113 (45.75%) VMware
2 107 (43.32%) Amazon AWS
3 105 (42.51%) Microsoft
4 102 (41.30%) Data Centre
5 93 (37.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 86 (34.82%) SQL Server
7 77 (31.17%) IaaS
8 76 (30.77%) .NET
9 73 (29.55%) MS Excel
10 72 (29.15%) Active Directory
11 71 (28.74%) PaaS
12 68 (27.53%) C#
13 66 (26.72%) Virtual Machines
14 59 (23.89%) SQL
14 59 (23.89%) SCVMM
15 58 (23.48%) Amazon EC2
15 58 (23.48%) ITIL
16 52 (21.05%) Windows
17 50 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
18 49 (19.84%) Service Delivery
19 48 (19.43%) TOGAF
20 47 (19.03%) Degree
21 46 (18.62%) Software Engineering
21 46 (18.62%) SaaS
22 45 (18.22%) SDLC
22 45 (18.22%) Presales
22 45 (18.22%) JavaScript
23 44 (17.81%) Cisco
24 43 (17.41%) MVC
25 42 (17.00%) 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 28 (11.34%) Skype for Business
2 19 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.88%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.48%) OpenStack
5 10 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.05%) nginx
6 9 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.83%) IIS
8 6 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (1.21%) CMS
10 3 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.81%) JBoss
11 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.40%) Mule
12 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 73 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.62%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (5.67%) Sentinel
2 12 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (4.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 107 (43.32%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (31.17%) IaaS
3 71 (28.74%) PaaS
4 58 (23.48%) Amazon EC2
5 46 (18.62%) SaaS
6 39 (15.79%) Office 365
7 30 (12.15%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (4.86%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (2.83%) OneDrive
10 5 (2.02%) GitHub
11 4 (1.62%) Yammer
12 3 (1.21%) Apcera
12 3 (1.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.48%) Firewall
2 15 (6.07%) DHCP
2 15 (6.07%) DNS
3 12 (4.86%) Skype
4 6 (2.43%) LAN
4 6 (2.43%) SAN
4 6 (2.43%) WAN
5 5 (2.02%) MPLS
5 5 (2.02%) NAS
5 5 (2.02%) VLAN
5 5 (2.02%) VPN
5 5 (2.02%) Wireless
6 4 (1.62%) NetScaler
6 4 (1.62%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (1.62%) VoIP
6 4 (1.62%) WLAN
6 4 (1.62%) xDSL
7 3 (1.21%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.81%) Extranet
9 1 (0.40%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (34.82%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.91%) DB2
2 22 (8.91%) MySQL
3 16 (6.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (3.24%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.83%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.43%) Neo4j
7 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (1.21%) OLAP
8 3 (1.21%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (7.29%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.07%) Vagrant
3 13 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.05%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.02%) JIRA
5 5 (2.02%) Maven
5 5 (2.02%) Subversion
6 1 (0.40%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.40%) Moq
6 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.40%) NUnit
6 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (14.57%) Finance
2 29 (11.74%) Retail
3 23 (9.31%) Publishing
4 8 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.21%) Law
5 3 (1.21%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (30.77%) Developer
2 54 (21.86%) Architect
3 38 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 32 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (12.15%) C# Developer
6 28 (11.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (9.72%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (6.48%) Automation Engineer
8 16 (6.48%) Senior Developer
8 16 (6.48%) VMware Engineer
9 15 (6.07%) Analyst
9 15 (6.07%) Consultant
10 14 (5.67%) Support Engineer
11 13 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 13 (5.26%) Technical Architect
12 11 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 11 (4.45%) DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.05%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (30.77%) .NET
2 34 (13.77%) CSS
3 33 (13.36%) HTML
4 32 (12.96%) ASP.NET
4 32 (12.96%) jQuery
5 23 (9.31%) XML
6 22 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (8.10%) WCF
8 18 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 15 (6.07%) ELK Stack
10 14 (5.67%) .NET Framework
11 13 (5.26%) AngularJS
11 13 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (4.86%) Entity Framework
13 11 (4.45%) JSON
13 11 (4.45%) Razor View Engine
14 9 (3.64%) REST
15 7 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 7 (2.83%) LINQ
15 7 (2.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 102 (41.30%) Data Centre
2 39 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 33 (13.36%) Public Cloud
4 22 (8.91%) CMDB
5 15 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (4.05%) Freedom of Information
7 7 (2.83%) Private Cloud
8 6 (2.43%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.43%) Replication
8 6 (2.43%) User Experience
9 4 (1.62%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.62%) Clustering
9 4 (1.62%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.21%) FMCG
11 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.81%) Social Media
12 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.40%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.05%) Windows
2 37 (14.98%) Windows Server
3 23 (9.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (7.69%) Linux
5 7 (2.83%) Windows 10
5 7 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.43%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.62%) Unix
9 2 (0.81%) Android
9 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.48%) ITIL
2 50 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (19.84%) Service Delivery
4 48 (19.43%) TOGAF
5 46 (18.62%) Software Engineering
6 45 (18.22%) Presales
6 45 (18.22%) SDLC
7 43 (17.41%) MVC
8 42 (17.00%) Line Management
8 42 (17.00%) Technical Architecture
9 38 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 38 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 38 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
10 32 (12.96%) Service Management
11 31 (12.55%) CRM
12 26 (10.53%) PRINCE2
12 26 (10.53%) Project Management
13 25 (10.12%) ITIL V3
14 24 (9.72%) Capacity Planning
15 22 (8.91%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 68 (27.53%) C#
2 59 (23.89%) SQL
3 45 (18.22%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.48%) PHP
5 9 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.24%) Java
7 7 (2.83%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.43%) Groovy
8 6 (2.43%) Scala
9 5 (2.02%) Clojure
9 5 (2.02%) Ruby
9 5 (2.02%) XPath
10 4 (1.62%) C
10 4 (1.62%) C++
11 3 (1.21%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.21%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.40%) Python
12 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (19.03%) Degree
2 38 (15.38%) ISEB
3 24 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (9.31%) MCSE
5 22 (8.91%) PMI Certification
5 22 (8.91%) PMP
6 18 (7.29%) MCSA
7 12 (4.86%) SC Cleared
7 12 (4.86%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.02%) MCITP
9 5 (2.02%) MCP
10 1 (0.40%) CCNA
10 1 (0.40%) CISA
10 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.40%) CISM
10 1 (0.40%) CISSP
10 1 (0.40%) CRISC
10 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.40%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.05%) QA
2 9 (3.64%) SLA
3 2 (0.81%) COBIT
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (37.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (29.15%) Active Directory
3 66 (26.72%) Virtual Machines
4 32 (12.96%) Hyper-V
5 18 (7.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 18 (7.29%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (3.64%) Firmware
7 7 (2.83%) vSphere
8 6 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.43%) XenApp
9 4 (1.62%) Docker
9 4 (1.62%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.62%) XenServer
10 3 (1.21%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 59 (23.89%) SCVMM
2 39 (15.79%) SCCM
3 32 (12.96%) vRealize
4 16 (6.48%) SCOrch
5 15 (6.07%) Packer
5 15 (6.07%) Puppet
5 15 (6.07%) Terraform
6 10 (4.05%) Consul
7 9 (3.64%) SCOM
8 8 (3.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (2.43%) Backup Exec
10 5 (2.02%) Grafana
10 5 (2.02%) Graphite
10 5 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (2.02%) Uchiwa
11 3 (1.21%) WSUS
12 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 113 (45.75%) VMware
2 105 (42.51%) Microsoft
3 44 (17.81%) Cisco
4 38 (15.38%) Citrix
5 36 (14.57%) NetApp
6 27 (10.93%) HP
6 27 (10.93%) Oracle
7 26 (10.53%) IBM
8 25 (10.12%) EMC
9 22 (8.91%) BMC
9 22 (8.91%) CheckPoint
9 22 (8.91%) Juniper
10 21 (8.50%) Google
11 11 (4.45%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.43%) WSO2
13 5 (2.02%) Atlassian
13 5 (2.02%) Facebook
13 5 (2.02%) MuleSoft
13 5 (2.02%) Twitter
13 5 (2.02%) Veeam
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