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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 190 265 290
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 109 72 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.10% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.42% 9.86% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 93 58 32
Average salary £57,500 £68,750 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £42,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
707 730 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.16% 5.72% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 609 612 412
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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.

1 132 (51.97%) Microsoft
2 103 (40.55%) .NET
3 101 (39.76%) Amazon AWS
4 98 (38.58%) C#
5 91 (35.83%) SQL
5 91 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (31.50%) SQL Server
7 77 (30.31%) Windows
8 71 (27.95%) MS Excel
8 71 (27.95%) Office 365
9 67 (26.38%) TDD
10 66 (25.98%) ASP.NET
11 65 (25.59%) HTML
11 65 (25.59%) MVC
12 63 (24.80%) JavaScript
13 49 (19.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 48 (18.90%) Scrum
15 47 (18.50%) Active Directory
16 45 (17.72%) NoSQL
17 43 (16.93%) CSS
18 41 (16.14%) MongoDB
19 40 (15.75%) ASP.NET Web API
20 39 (15.35%) jQuery
21 38 (14.96%) SharePoint
22 37 (14.57%) Finance
23 35 (13.78%) VMware
23 35 (13.78%) AngularJS
24 32 (12.60%) Lync
25 31 (12.20%) HTML5
25 31 (12.20%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 38 (14.96%) SharePoint
2 32 (12.60%) Lync
3 29 (11.42%) MS Exchange
4 21 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (6.69%) Node.js
7 13 (5.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (4.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (3.15%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (3.15%) Apache Spark
11 6 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (2.36%) IIS
11 6 (2.36%) Apache
11 6 (2.36%) CMS
12 4 (1.57%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.18%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.18%) WebSphere
13 3 (1.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 71 (27.95%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) MS Project
3 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (5.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 101 (39.76%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (27.95%) Office 365
3 23 (9.06%) IaaS
4 11 (4.33%) SaaS
5 9 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (2.76%) PaaS
7 6 (2.36%) Yammer
8 5 (1.97%) OneDrive
9 4 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.18%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.79%) GitHub
11 2 (0.79%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.79%) Trello
11 2 (0.79%) Datadog
11 2 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.42%) Firewall
2 24 (9.45%) DNS
3 13 (5.12%) VPN
4 12 (4.72%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.94%) SAN
5 10 (3.94%) WAN
5 10 (3.94%) LAN
6 8 (3.15%) SSL
7 7 (2.76%) NAS
8 6 (2.36%) Unified Communications
8 6 (2.36%) DHCP
9 5 (1.97%) Wireless
9 5 (1.97%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (1.97%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.57%) MVNO
10 4 (1.57%) Network Security
10 4 (1.57%) Internet
10 4 (1.57%) FTP
10 4 (1.57%) HTTP
11 3 (1.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (31.50%) SQL Server
2 45 (17.72%) NoSQL
3 41 (16.14%) MongoDB
4 29 (11.42%) Azure SQL Database
5 21 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (7.87%) RavenDB
7 19 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (7.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (5.91%) QlikView
9 15 (5.91%) Big Data
10 13 (5.12%) Hadoop
11 12 (4.72%) Oracle Database
12 11 (4.33%) MySQL
13 6 (2.36%) CouchDB
14 5 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.97%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (1.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.54%) NUnit
2 9 (3.54%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.76%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.36%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (2.36%) Moq
4 6 (2.36%) Maven
5 5 (1.97%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.18%) Subversion
7 2 (0.79%) Grunt
7 2 (0.79%) Hudson
7 2 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.79%) Mocha
7 2 (0.79%) JIRA
7 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.79%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.79%) Psake
8 1 (0.39%) NCrunch
General
1 37 (14.57%) Finance
2 12 (4.72%) Marketing
2 12 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.36%) Advertising
4 4 (1.57%) Banking
4 4 (1.57%) Electronics
4 4 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Games
6 1 (0.39%) Publishing
6 1 (0.39%) Legal
6 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 90 (35.43%) Developer
2 55 (21.65%) Architect
3 48 (18.90%) .NET Developer
4 22 (8.66%) C# Developer
5 19 (7.48%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (7.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 17 (6.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (6.69%) Cloud Architect
8 14 (5.51%) Consultant
9 12 (4.72%) Technical Architect
9 12 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (4.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.94%) Office 365 Architect
12 9 (3.54%) Web Developer
12 9 (3.54%) Analyst
13 8 (3.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (2.76%) Senior Consultant
14 7 (2.76%) C# Web Developer
14 7 (2.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (40.55%) .NET
2 66 (25.98%) ASP.NET
3 65 (25.59%) HTML
4 49 (19.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (16.93%) CSS
6 40 (15.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 39 (15.35%) jQuery
8 35 (13.78%) AngularJS
9 31 (12.20%) HTML5
10 24 (9.45%) .NET Framework
11 21 (8.27%) LINQ
11 21 (8.27%) Entity Framework
12 19 (7.48%) Web Services
13 18 (7.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (6.69%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (6.69%) CSS3
15 13 (5.12%) MDX
16 11 (4.33%) RESTful
16 11 (4.33%) REST
17 10 (3.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.66%) Mobile App
2 16 (6.30%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.72%) User Experience
3 12 (4.72%) Private Cloud
4 10 (3.94%) N-Tier
4 10 (3.94%) Replication
4 10 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.36%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.97%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.97%) Clustering
6 5 (1.97%) iPhone
7 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.57%) Statistics
7 4 (1.57%) DTV
8 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.79%) iPad
9 2 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.79%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 77 (30.31%) Windows
2 21 (8.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (7.87%) Android
3 20 (7.87%) Linux
4 17 (6.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.33%) Windows XP
6 10 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.94%) UNIX
7 8 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.36%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.36%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.79%) CentOS
9 2 (0.79%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (26.38%) TDD
3 65 (25.59%) MVC
4 48 (18.90%) Scrum
5 29 (11.42%) BDD
6 24 (9.45%) Project Management
7 23 (9.06%) Migration
8 22 (8.66%) Analytics
9 21 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (7.48%) E-Commerce
11 18 (7.09%) CRM
12 16 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (5.91%) Web Development
13 15 (5.91%) Mobile Device Management
13 15 (5.91%) OOP
13 15 (5.91%) OOD
14 14 (5.51%) SOA
14 14 (5.51%) DevOps
15 13 (5.12%) Domain-Driven Design
16 10 (3.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (38.58%) C#
2 91 (35.83%) SQL
3 63 (24.80%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.66%) T-SQL
5 18 (7.09%) PowerShell
6 17 (6.69%) Java
7 15 (5.91%) Python
8 10 (3.94%) Scala
9 7 (2.76%) Perl
9 7 (2.76%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.97%) Ruby
10 5 (1.97%) C
10 5 (1.97%) C++
10 5 (1.97%) F#
11 4 (1.57%) Bourne shell
11 4 (1.57%) Groovy
12 3 (1.18%) PHP
13 2 (0.79%) R
13 2 (0.79%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.54%) MCSE
3 7 (2.76%) Degree
4 6 (2.36%) MCTS
5 5 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (1.97%) CCNA
5 5 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.57%) MCP
7 3 (1.18%) MCSA
7 3 (1.18%) CCNP
7 3 (1.18%) CCA
7 3 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.79%) VCP5
8 2 (0.79%) NCIE
8 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.39%) MCAD
9 1 (0.39%) MCSD
9 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.57%) QA
1 4 (1.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (18.50%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.66%) Hyper-V
3 19 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (3.94%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (2.76%) UAG
7 6 (2.36%) ISA Server
8 5 (1.97%) XenApp
8 5 (1.97%) vSphere
9 4 (1.57%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.79%) vCloud
11 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.79%) Docker
11 2 (0.79%) LXC
11 2 (0.79%) iptables
12 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (3.15%) Puppet
2 7 (2.76%) SCCM
2 7 (2.76%) Windows Intune
3 6 (2.36%) Vagrant
3 6 (2.36%) ZABBIX
3 6 (2.36%) SCOM
3 6 (2.36%) Nagios
4 5 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.57%) Ansible
6 3 (1.18%) SCDPM
6 3 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.79%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.79%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.79%) Mesos
7 2 (0.79%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 132 (51.97%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.78%) VMware
3 19 (7.48%) Oracle
4 12 (4.72%) Cognos
5 11 (4.33%) HP
5 11 (4.33%) Citrix
6 10 (3.94%) Xamarin
6 10 (3.94%) Google
7 9 (3.54%) Cisco
8 4 (1.57%) hybris
8 4 (1.57%) NetApp
8 4 (1.57%) Dell
8 4 (1.57%) SAP
9 3 (1.18%) Lotus
9 3 (1.18%) Aruba
9 3 (1.18%) Facebook
10 2 (0.79%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.79%) Twitter
10 2 (0.79%) MobileIron
10 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: NEGOTIABLE - Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £43860.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien
Salary: Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Home Working, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70 to £95k (Bonus, Car Allowance, P
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BUPA, Pension, No travel!
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + 80000 with Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 70000
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £6000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + health, bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, shares, health, pension
Posted: 8 days ago