The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 61 113 118
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 44 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.19% 0.33% 0.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.08% 4.20% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 13
Average salary £48,750 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,600 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,300 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
133 119 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.63% 7.97% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 112 102 72
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,937 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 62 (76.54%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (54.32%) Java
3 39 (48.15%) Computer Science
3 39 (48.15%) Docker
4 38 (46.91%) JSON
4 38 (46.91%) NoSQL
5 37 (45.68%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (45.68%) OOP
5 37 (45.68%) Data Structures
6 31 (38.27%) Algorithms
7 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
8 28 (34.57%) REST
9 23 (28.40%) Big Data
10 21 (25.93%) PhD
10 21 (25.93%) C#
10 21 (25.93%) .NET
11 19 (23.46%) Software Engineering
12 17 (20.99%) MongoDB
12 17 (20.99%) Elasticsearch
13 16 (19.75%) HBase
13 16 (19.75%) Google Cloud Platform
13 16 (19.75%) Google
14 15 (18.52%) Degree
14 15 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (16.05%) MVC
15 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
16 12 (14.81%) Scrum
16 12 (14.81%) PowerShell

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (20.99%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (4.94%) SAS
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 62 (76.54%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (45.68%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (19.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (6.17%) Office 365
5 4 (4.94%) SaaS
6 3 (3.70%) GitHub
7 2 (2.47%) Trello
8 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) HTTPS
1 8 (9.88%) SSL
1 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
1 8 (9.88%) VPN
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) SAN
2 1 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.91%) NoSQL
2 23 (28.40%) Big Data
3 17 (20.99%) MongoDB
4 16 (19.75%) HBase
5 15 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 8 (9.88%) MySQL
8 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) Moq
2 4 (4.94%) NUnit
2 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Financial Institution
2 7 (8.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (54.32%) Developer
2 33 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.75%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Software Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Consultant
6 8 (9.88%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Administrator
6 8 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (9.88%) C# Programmer
6 8 (9.88%) Cloud Developer
6 8 (9.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Programmer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.88%) Web Programmer
7 7 (8.64%) C++ Developer
7 7 (8.64%) C++/C# Developer
7 7 (8.64%) C++/Java Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (46.91%) JSON
2 28 (34.57%) REST
3 21 (25.93%) .NET
4 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
4 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (14.81%) AngularJS
6 9 (11.11%) HTML
6 9 (11.11%) HTML5
6 9 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (9.88%) Backbone.js
7 8 (9.88%) CSS
7 8 (9.88%) CSS3
7 8 (9.88%) Ember.js
8 7 (8.64%) Web Services
9 4 (4.94%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (1.23%) SignalR
10 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 37 (45.68%) Data Structures
3 31 (38.27%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.47%) Blog
5 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Physics
6 1 (1.23%) PKI
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) OOP
2 19 (23.46%) Software Engineering
3 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.05%) MVC
4 12 (14.81%) Scrum
5 8 (9.88%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.94%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (4.94%) DevOps
6 4 (4.94%) Microservices
6 4 (4.94%) Presales
6 4 (4.94%) SDLC
6 4 (4.94%) SOA
7 2 (2.47%) Information Architecture
7 2 (2.47%) Low Latency
7 2 (2.47%) Marketing Strategy
7 2 (2.47%) Usability Testing
7 2 (2.47%) User Stories
8 1 (1.23%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (54.32%) Java
2 21 (25.93%) C#
3 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 10 (12.35%) Python
5 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.64%) C++
7 2 (2.47%) SQL
8 1 (1.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) PhD
2 15 (18.52%) Degree
3 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (9.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 39 (48.15%) Docker
2 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.47%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) vRealize
3 1 (1.23%) Ansible
3 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.75%) Google
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle
4 3 (3.70%) VMware
5 2 (2.47%) Optimizely
5 2 (2.47%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.23%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.23%) Juniper
6 1 (1.23%) NetApp
6 1 (1.23%) New Relic
6 1 (1.23%) Twitter
6 1 (1.23%) Veeam
6 1 (1.23%) Zend
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