The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 169 296 303
Rank change year-on-year
+127 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 142 41 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.30% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.59% 9.90% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 130 37 18
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £58,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +8.88%
Microsoft Azure
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
555 414 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.09% 3.49% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 510 373 295
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in the City of London

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in the City of London

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 120 (48.00%) .NET
2 118 (47.20%) Microsoft
3 117 (46.80%) Windows
4 111 (44.40%) C#
5 98 (39.20%) SQL Server
6 92 (36.80%) SQL
7 68 (27.20%) JavaScript
7 68 (27.20%) ASP.NET
8 64 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (24.80%) HTML
10 61 (24.40%) TDD
11 56 (22.40%) MVC
12 55 (22.00%) CSS
13 54 (21.60%) Finance
14 50 (20.00%) Web Services
15 48 (19.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 46 (18.40%) Office 365
17 45 (18.00%) Linux
18 44 (17.60%) CRM
19 42 (16.80%) SOA
19 42 (16.80%) Scrum
20 41 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 40 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
22 39 (15.60%) ASP.NET Web API
22 39 (15.60%) MongoDB
23 38 (15.20%) MS Excel
23 38 (15.20%) PaaS
24 36 (14.40%) .NET Framework
25 35 (14.00%) XML
25 35 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 33 (13.20%) IIS
2 30 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 24 (9.60%) Apache
4 22 (8.80%) Tomcat
5 19 (7.60%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (7.20%) CMS
6 18 (7.20%) MS Exchange
7 17 (6.80%) Node.js
8 14 (5.60%) Lync
8 14 (5.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (3.60%) Apache Spark
11 6 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (2.40%) WebLogic
12 5 (2.00%) Umbraco
12 5 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (2.00%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 38 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) MS Project
3 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (11.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.80%) Tridion
3 2 (0.80%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) Magento
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (18.40%) Office 365
2 40 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (15.20%) PaaS
4 25 (10.00%) IaaS
5 19 (7.60%) SaaS
6 17 (6.80%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.40%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (2.00%) Heroku
8 5 (2.00%) GitHub
9 4 (1.60%) Trello
9 4 (1.60%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.80%) Sumo Logic
11 1 (0.40%) Joyent
11 1 (0.40%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.40%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.40%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.80%) Firewall
2 15 (6.00%) SAN
3 11 (4.40%) VPN
3 11 (4.40%) DNS
4 7 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.80%) Wireless
4 7 (2.80%) VLAN
4 7 (2.80%) OpenLDAP
5 6 (2.40%) Network Security
5 6 (2.40%) LDAP
5 6 (2.40%) LAN
6 4 (1.60%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.60%) Internet
7 3 (1.20%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.80%) MVNO
8 2 (0.80%) NAS
8 2 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.80%) IMAP
8 2 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (39.20%) SQL Server
2 41 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (15.60%) MongoDB
4 35 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (13.60%) Azure SQL Database
6 29 (11.60%) NoSQL
7 28 (11.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (9.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (7.60%) Hadoop
9 19 (7.60%) Big Data
10 16 (6.40%) MySQL
11 15 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (3.20%) RavenDB
13 8 (3.20%) CouchDB
14 7 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (2.40%) Data Mining
16 5 (2.00%) Apache Hive
16 5 (2.00%) Couchbase
17 4 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (11.20%) NUnit
2 23 (9.20%) JIRA
3 21 (8.40%) Git (software)
4 20 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.20%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (2.80%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.40%) Bugzilla
7 6 (2.40%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.60%) Grunt
8 4 (1.60%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.60%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.60%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.60%) Maven
8 4 (1.60%) Mocha
8 4 (1.60%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.20%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.20%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (1.20%) Calabash
10 2 (0.80%) WebStorm
General
1 54 (21.60%) Finance
2 30 (12.00%) Banking
3 22 (8.80%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.80%) Marketing
5 10 (4.00%) Games
6 9 (3.60%) Advertising
7 4 (1.60%) Back Office
8 3 (1.20%) Electronics
8 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (30.40%) Developer
2 43 (17.20%) Architect
3 39 (15.60%) .NET Developer
4 24 (9.60%) C# Developer
5 23 (9.20%) Senior Developer
5 23 (9.20%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (8.40%) Consultant
7 20 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 15 (6.00%) Cloud Architect
9 14 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (5.20%) Senior .NET Developer
10 13 (5.20%) DBA
10 13 (5.20%) Administrator
11 12 (4.80%) Senior Software Engineer
12 11 (4.40%) Server Engineer
13 10 (4.00%) Senior Architect
14 9 (3.60%) .NET Software Engineer
14 9 (3.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (3.60%) Senior DBA
14 9 (3.60%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (48.00%) .NET
2 68 (27.20%) ASP.NET
3 62 (24.80%) HTML
4 55 (22.00%) CSS
5 50 (20.00%) Web Services
6 48 (19.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (15.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 36 (14.40%) .NET Framework
9 35 (14.00%) XML
9 35 (14.00%) AngularJS
10 23 (9.20%) WCF
11 21 (8.40%) jQuery
11 21 (8.40%) XSD
11 21 (8.40%) XSL
12 18 (7.20%) HTML5
13 17 (6.80%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 14 (5.60%) COM
14 14 (5.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (4.80%) RESTful
15 12 (4.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.80%) Mobile App
1 17 (6.80%) User Experience
2 14 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.60%) N-Tier
3 10 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.00%) Open Source
4 8 (3.20%) iPhone
5 7 (2.80%) Replication
5 7 (2.80%) Clustering
6 4 (1.60%) Derivative
6 4 (1.60%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.60%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.60%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.20%) Statistics
7 3 (1.20%) DTV
8 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 117 (46.80%) Windows
2 45 (18.00%) Linux
3 32 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (7.60%) Android
4 19 (7.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.80%) UNIX
6 10 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.20%) Solaris
8 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.00%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.60%) Fedora
9 4 (1.60%) AIX
9 4 (1.60%) HPUX
10 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.80%) Debian
12 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (24.40%) TDD
3 56 (22.40%) MVC
4 44 (17.60%) CRM
5 42 (16.80%) SOA
5 42 (16.80%) Scrum
6 32 (12.80%) Migration
7 31 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (11.60%) ITIL
8 29 (11.60%) Software Engineering
9 26 (10.40%) Unit Testing
9 26 (10.40%) OO
10 22 (8.80%) OOD
10 22 (8.80%) BDD
11 21 (8.40%) OOP
11 21 (8.40%) Enterprise Architecture
12 20 (8.00%) Data Modelling
13 19 (7.60%) Analytics
13 19 (7.60%) DevOps
14 17 (6.80%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 111 (44.40%) C#
2 92 (36.80%) SQL
3 68 (27.20%) JavaScript
4 34 (13.60%) PowerShell
5 29 (11.60%) Java
6 18 (7.20%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.60%) Ruby
8 11 (4.40%) Python
8 11 (4.40%) C
9 9 (3.60%) Shell Script
9 9 (3.60%) F#
9 9 (3.60%) Scala
9 9 (3.60%) VB
10 7 (2.80%) Perl
11 5 (2.00%) Korn
11 5 (2.00%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.60%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.60%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.20%) PHP
14 2 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.00%) MCSE
2 10 (4.00%) MCITP
3 7 (2.80%) Degree
3 7 (2.80%) CCNA
3 7 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.20%) MCTS
5 2 (0.80%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MBA
6 1 (0.40%) MCP
6 1 (0.40%) CCA
6 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCSA
6 1 (0.40%) NCIE
6 1 (0.40%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.60%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 34 (13.60%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.20%) Hyper-V
3 13 (5.20%) vSphere
4 11 (4.40%) XenApp
5 6 (2.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.60%) Xen
7 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.40%) UAG
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.40%) vCloud
8 1 (0.40%) Docker
8 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (5.20%) SCCM
2 11 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.80%) Puppet
4 5 (2.00%) SCOM
5 3 (1.20%) logstash
6 2 (0.80%) Graphite
6 2 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.80%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.80%) StatsD
6 2 (0.80%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.40%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.40%) SCSM
7 1 (0.40%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 118 (47.20%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.60%) VMware
3 28 (11.20%) Oracle
4 20 (8.00%) Citrix
5 17 (6.80%) Red Hat
6 13 (5.20%) HP
7 11 (4.40%) Cisco
8 9 (3.60%) Xamarin
9 7 (2.80%) Open Text
9 7 (2.80%) NetApp
9 7 (2.80%) Symantec
10 6 (2.40%) IBM
10 6 (2.40%) Google
10 6 (2.40%) EPiServer
10 6 (2.40%) Sitecore
11 5 (2.00%) MapR
11 5 (2.00%) EMC
12 4 (1.60%) Facebook
12 4 (1.60%) SAP
13 3 (1.20%) Cognos
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £600000 per annum + Bounus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £70000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Home Working + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: High base salary + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and package
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BUPA, Pension, No travel!
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Tradelogic Limited
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago