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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 34 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 111 49 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.90% 2.60% 1.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.76% 26.92% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 69 42 32
Median salary £50,000 £43,237 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.64% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £30,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £76,750 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
248 182 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.18% 9.66% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 157 128 84
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 January 2017.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 105 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 104 (42.45%) Microsoft
2 104 (42.45%) VMware
3 90 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
4 83 (33.88%) MS Excel
5 80 (32.65%) SQL Server
6 76 (31.02%) SQL
7 73 (29.80%) Cisco
8 70 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 69 (28.16%) Active Directory
10 67 (27.35%) Service Delivery
11 65 (26.53%) C#
11 65 (26.53%) .NET
12 62 (25.31%) HTML
12 62 (25.31%) CSS
13 59 (24.08%) JavaScript
13 59 (24.08%) Degree
13 59 (24.08%) Presales
14 58 (23.67%) IaaS
14 58 (23.67%) Finance
14 58 (23.67%) Citrix
15 57 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (21.22%) Windows
16 52 (21.22%) Office 365
17 51 (20.82%) Software Engineering
18 50 (20.41%) Line Management
19 49 (20.00%) PaaS
20 48 (19.59%) SCVMM
20 48 (19.59%) TOGAF
21 47 (19.18%) Virtual Machines

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 38 (15.51%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.82%) Apache
6 2 (0.82%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.82%) CMS
6 2 (0.82%) JBoss
6 2 (0.82%) nginx
6 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 83 (33.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (6.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (4.49%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 90 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (23.67%) IaaS
3 52 (21.22%) Office 365
4 49 (20.00%) PaaS
5 45 (18.37%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (11.02%) SaaS
7 9 (3.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.04%) GitHub
9 1 (0.41%) Apcera
9 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.31%) DHCP
1 13 (5.31%) DNS
2 9 (3.67%) Firewall
2 9 (3.67%) Skype
3 6 (2.45%) Unified Communications
4 5 (2.04%) LAN
4 5 (2.04%) WAN
5 4 (1.63%) MPLS
5 4 (1.63%) VPN
6 3 (1.22%) VLAN
6 3 (1.22%) VoIP
7 1 (0.41%) BGP
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.41%) Intranet
7 1 (0.41%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.41%) OSPF
7 1 (0.41%) SAN
7 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.24%) MySQL
3 29 (11.84%) DB2
4 14 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (3.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (3.27%) Big Data
7 7 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.86%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.04%) Couchbase
9 5 (2.04%) Redis
9 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.82%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.41%) HBase
Development Applications
1 26 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.27%) MSBuild
3 7 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.45%) JIRA
5 5 (2.04%) AppVeyor
6 4 (1.63%) JUnit
6 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.63%) TestNG
7 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.82%) Maven
7 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.41%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.41%) Gradle
8 1 (0.41%) Moq
8 1 (0.41%) NUnit
8 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 58 (23.67%) Finance
2 45 (18.37%) Retail
3 30 (12.24%) Publishing
4 4 (1.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Automotive
5 1 (0.41%) Back Office
5 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (33.47%) Developer
2 60 (24.49%) Architect
3 47 (19.18%) .NET Developer
4 39 (15.92%) Solutions Architect
5 33 (13.47%) C# Developer
6 32 (13.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (9.80%) Operations Manager
8 20 (8.16%) Support Manager
9 19 (7.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 18 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (7.35%) Support Engineer
11 16 (6.53%) Senior Developer
12 15 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 15 (6.12%) Consultant
13 12 (4.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 11 (4.49%) Web Developer
15 10 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (4.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (26.53%) .NET
2 62 (25.31%) CSS
2 62 (25.31%) HTML
3 33 (13.47%) ASP.NET
4 27 (11.02%) AngularJS
5 26 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (8.16%) jQuery
8 19 (7.76%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (6.53%) .NET Framework
9 16 (6.53%) XML
10 15 (6.12%) JSON
11 14 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 14 (5.71%) HTML5
11 14 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (4.49%) D3.js
13 10 (4.08%) Entity Framework
14 9 (3.67%) CSS3
14 9 (3.67%) REST
14 9 (3.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 105 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 43 (17.55%) Computer Science
3 30 (12.24%) Public Cloud
4 29 (11.84%) CMDB
5 14 (5.71%) Freedom of Information
6 12 (4.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 12 (4.90%) Visualisation
7 10 (4.08%) Fintech
7 10 (4.08%) Private Cloud
8 9 (3.67%) User Experience
9 7 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.04%) Clustering
11 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.22%) Replication
12 2 (0.82%) Health Informatics
12 2 (0.82%) Informatics
12 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.41%) CESG
13 1 (0.41%) NHS
13 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.22%) Windows
2 32 (13.06%) Windows Server
3 18 (7.35%) Linux
3 18 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.45%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.04%) Unix
5 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.63%) Android
6 4 (1.63%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.35%) Service Delivery
2 59 (24.08%) Presales
3 57 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (20.82%) Software Engineering
5 50 (20.41%) Line Management
6 48 (19.59%) TOGAF
7 45 (18.37%) ITIL
8 44 (17.96%) MVC
9 41 (16.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 41 (16.73%) CRM
9 41 (16.73%) Project Management
10 40 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 40 (16.33%) Technical Architecture
10 40 (16.33%) Zachman Framework
11 37 (15.10%) Business Development
12 36 (14.69%) Service Management
13 35 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
14 33 (13.47%) PRINCE2
15 31 (12.65%) ITIL V3
15 31 (12.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 76 (31.02%) SQL
2 65 (26.53%) C#
3 59 (24.08%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.31%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.45%) Java
6 5 (2.04%) PHP
6 5 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.82%) XPath
8 1 (0.41%) C
8 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.41%) Perl
8 1 (0.41%) Python
8 1 (0.41%) Scala
8 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.41%) VBScript
8 1 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 59 (24.08%) Degree
2 41 (16.73%) ISEB
3 30 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (11.84%) MCSE
4 29 (11.84%) PMI Certification
4 29 (11.84%) PMP
5 19 (7.76%) MCSA
6 13 (5.31%) MCP
7 12 (4.90%) SC Cleared
7 12 (4.90%) Security Cleared
8 10 (4.08%) VCAP
8 10 (4.08%) VCDX
9 4 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.82%) MCITP
10 2 (0.82%) NCDA
10 2 (0.82%) NCIE
11 1 (0.41%) CCA
11 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.53%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (28.16%) Active Directory
3 47 (19.18%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (6.53%) Virtual Servers
5 15 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 14 (5.71%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.22%) XenApp
9 2 (0.82%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.82%) HDFS
10 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 48 (19.59%) SCVMM
2 26 (10.61%) SCCM
3 19 (7.76%) vRealize
4 11 (4.49%) SCOM
4 11 (4.49%) SCOrch
5 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (2.04%) Puppet
6 5 (2.04%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.22%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.22%) Icinga
7 3 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.22%) WSUS
8 2 (0.82%) Consul
8 2 (0.82%) Packer
8 2 (0.82%) Terraform
9 1 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 104 (42.45%) Microsoft
1 104 (42.45%) VMware
2 73 (29.80%) Cisco
3 58 (23.67%) Citrix
4 37 (15.10%) NetApp
5 36 (14.69%) EMC
6 35 (14.29%) Oracle
7 32 (13.06%) HP
8 29 (11.84%) BMC
8 29 (11.84%) CheckPoint
8 29 (11.84%) IBM
8 29 (11.84%) Juniper
9 13 (5.31%) SolarWinds
10 9 (3.67%) Google
11 5 (2.04%) Dell
11 5 (2.04%) Facebook
11 5 (2.04%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.04%) Twitter
12 4 (1.63%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.22%) Veeam
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