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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 57 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 101 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.25% 1.43% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.87% 26.53% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 71 22 13
Median salary £52,500 £44,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% +96.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
211 98 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.87% 5.38% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 152 64 75
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 May 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 72 (45.57%) Microsoft
2 57 (36.08%) VMware
3 53 (33.54%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (30.38%) IaaS
4 48 (30.38%) Active Directory
4 48 (30.38%) SQL Server
5 47 (29.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 44 (27.85%) Data Centre
6 44 (27.85%) .NET
6 44 (27.85%) ITIL
7 43 (27.22%) Windows
8 37 (23.42%) TOGAF
8 37 (23.42%) PaaS
9 33 (20.89%) C#
9 33 (20.89%) SQL
10 32 (20.25%) MVC
10 32 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (18.35%) Skype for Business
11 29 (18.35%) Presales
12 28 (17.72%) Windows Server
12 28 (17.72%) SCCM
12 28 (17.72%) Service Delivery
13 26 (16.46%) ASP.NET
13 26 (16.46%) MS Excel
14 25 (15.82%) Citrix
14 25 (15.82%) Hyper-V
15 24 (15.19%) Office 365
16 23 (14.56%) NetApp
16 23 (14.56%) Oracle
16 23 (14.56%) WCF

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 29 (18.35%) Skype for Business
2 18 (11.39%) SharePoint
3 12 (7.59%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (6.33%) MS Exchange
4 10 (6.33%) OpenStack
5 6 (3.80%) IIS
5 6 (3.80%) nginx
6 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.53%) CMS
7 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.27%) Node.js
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.63%) Mule
9 1 (0.63%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 26 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
2 2 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 53 (33.54%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (30.38%) IaaS
3 37 (23.42%) PaaS
4 24 (15.19%) Office 365
5 21 (13.29%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (13.29%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (12.66%) SaaS
7 9 (5.70%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (2.53%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.59%) Firewall
2 9 (5.70%) LAN
3 7 (4.43%) DHCP
3 7 (4.43%) DNS
3 7 (4.43%) Skype
3 7 (4.43%) WAN
4 6 (3.80%) HTTPS
4 6 (3.80%) VoIP
5 5 (3.16%) MPLS
5 5 (3.16%) Wireless
6 4 (2.53%) NAS
6 4 (2.53%) NetScaler
6 4 (2.53%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (2.53%) SAN
6 4 (2.53%) WLAN
6 4 (2.53%) xDSL
7 3 (1.90%) Network Security
8 2 (1.27%) Internet
8 2 (1.27%) VPN
8 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (30.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.23%) DB2
2 13 (8.23%) MySQL
3 6 (3.80%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (3.16%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.53%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.27%) Datazen
7 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (1.27%) OLAP
7 2 (1.27%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.27%) Power BI
7 2 (1.27%) PowerPivot
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.23%) Visual Studio
4 10 (6.33%) Vagrant
5 9 (5.70%) Subversion
6 4 (2.53%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.53%) Maven
7 2 (1.27%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.63%) MSBuild
General
1 13 (8.23%) Publishing
2 12 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.80%) Local Government
4 5 (3.16%) Finance
5 4 (2.53%) Law
6 3 (1.90%) Legal
7 2 (1.27%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (34.81%) Architect
2 38 (24.05%) Developer
3 27 (17.09%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (10.76%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.96%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.33%) Enterprise Architect
8 9 (5.70%) Consultant
8 9 (5.70%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) Technical Architect
9 8 (5.06%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (4.43%) Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.80%) Azure Architect
11 6 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) IT Manager
11 6 (3.80%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.80%) Platform Engineer
12 5 (3.16%) Azure Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (27.85%) .NET
2 26 (16.46%) ASP.NET
3 23 (14.56%) WCF
4 21 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (10.76%) XML
6 16 (10.13%) REST
6 16 (10.13%) Web Services
7 13 (8.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (7.59%) .NET Framework
9 11 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 11 (6.96%) XSLT
10 10 (6.33%) ELK Stack
10 10 (6.33%) Entity Framework
11 9 (5.70%) jQuery
11 9 (5.70%) SOAP
12 8 (5.06%) HTML
13 7 (4.43%) AngularJS
13 7 (4.43%) CSS
13 7 (4.43%) JSON
14 6 (3.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.85%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.39%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.23%) CMDB
3 13 (8.23%) User Experience
4 12 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (7.59%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.43%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.90%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.90%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.27%) FMCG
7 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.63%) Blog
8 1 (0.63%) Clustering
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.22%) Windows
2 28 (17.72%) Windows Server
3 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (7.59%) Linux
5 9 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.43%) Android
8 6 (3.80%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.16%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.53%) Unix
10 4 (2.53%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.85%) ITIL
2 37 (23.42%) TOGAF
3 32 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (20.25%) MVC
4 29 (18.35%) Presales
5 28 (17.72%) Service Delivery
6 23 (14.56%) Software Engineering
7 21 (13.29%) CRM
8 20 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (12.66%) Scrum
8 20 (12.66%) Service Management
8 20 (12.66%) Technical Architecture
9 19 (12.03%) PRINCE2
9 19 (12.03%) Project Management
10 18 (11.39%) Line Management
11 17 (10.76%) SOA
12 16 (10.13%) SDLC
13 15 (9.49%) Business Development
13 15 (9.49%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (9.49%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.89%) C#
1 33 (20.89%) SQL
2 20 (12.66%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.70%) XPath
4 7 (4.43%) C
4 7 (4.43%) Java
4 7 (4.43%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.80%) Ruby
5 6 (3.80%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.16%) Groovy
6 5 (3.16%) PHP
6 5 (3.16%) Scala
7 4 (2.53%) Clojure
7 4 (2.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.53%) XAML
8 3 (1.90%) C++
9 2 (1.27%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.27%) VB
10 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (14.56%) Degree
2 22 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (9.49%) ISEB
4 13 (8.23%) PMI Certification
4 13 (8.23%) PMP
5 10 (6.33%) MCSE
6 8 (5.06%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.06%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.53%) MCSA
9 3 (1.90%) CCNA
9 3 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.90%) MCITP
10 2 (1.27%) CISSP
11 1 (0.63%) CCNP
11 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.23%) QA
2 10 (6.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 48 (30.38%) Active Directory
2 47 (29.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (15.82%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.43%) vSphere
5 5 (3.16%) Firmware
5 5 (3.16%) XenApp
6 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (2.53%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.53%) XenServer
7 2 (1.27%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.63%) Docker
8 1 (0.63%) vCloud
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (17.72%) SCCM
2 21 (13.29%) SCVMM
3 12 (7.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 10 (6.33%) Packer
4 10 (6.33%) Puppet
4 10 (6.33%) Terraform
5 8 (5.06%) SCOM
6 6 (3.80%) vRealize
7 5 (3.16%) Windows Intune
8 4 (2.53%) Grafana
8 4 (2.53%) Graphite
8 4 (2.53%) Uchiwa
9 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.63%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.63%) SCSM
Vendors
1 72 (45.57%) Microsoft
2 57 (36.08%) VMware
3 25 (15.82%) Citrix
4 23 (14.56%) NetApp
4 23 (14.56%) Oracle
5 19 (12.03%) Cisco
6 17 (10.76%) HP
6 17 (10.76%) IBM
7 14 (8.86%) EMC
8 13 (8.23%) BMC
8 13 (8.23%) CheckPoint
8 13 (8.23%) Juniper
9 10 (6.33%) Google
10 5 (3.16%) WSO2
11 4 (2.53%) Aerohive Networks
11 4 (2.53%) Atlassian
11 4 (2.53%) Dell
11 4 (2.53%) MuleSoft
11 4 (2.53%) Ruckus Wireless
11 4 (2.53%) SonicWALL
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