The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 252 283 289
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 74 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.94% 9.26% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60 30 37
Average salary £66,250 £58,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.76% +38.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
531 367 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.36% 3.06% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 437 336 304
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 96 (73.85%) Windows
2 72 (55.38%) Microsoft
3 61 (46.92%) SQL Server
4 55 (42.31%) C#
5 48 (36.92%) Linux
6 43 (33.08%) .NET
7 39 (30.00%) DevOps
8 37 (28.46%) PaaS
8 37 (28.46%) Finance
9 32 (24.62%) Banking
9 32 (24.62%) IIS
9 32 (24.62%) Red Hat
10 31 (23.85%) SQL
11 28 (21.54%) Web Services
12 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
13 25 (19.23%) ITIL
13 25 (19.23%) MVC
13 25 (19.23%) IaaS
14 24 (18.46%) OO
14 24 (18.46%) Apache
14 24 (18.46%) Tomcat
14 24 (18.46%) Incident Management
15 22 (16.92%) JavaScript
15 22 (16.92%) HTML
16 21 (16.15%) C
16 21 (16.15%) TDD
16 21 (16.15%) Amazon AWS
17 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 32 (24.62%) IIS
2 24 (18.46%) Apache
2 24 (18.46%) Tomcat
3 15 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.46%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.31%) Lync
7 2 (1.54%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.54%) Node.js
7 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.77%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.77%) CMS
8 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.54%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 37 (28.46%) PaaS
2 25 (19.23%) IaaS
3 21 (16.15%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (14.62%) SaaS
5 16 (12.31%) Office 365
6 4 (3.08%) Heroku
7 3 (2.31%) GitHub
7 3 (2.31%) Rackspace Cloud
7 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.54%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.77%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.77%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.23%) Firewall
2 11 (8.46%) SAN
2 11 (8.46%) HTTP
3 7 (5.38%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.38%) DNS
4 5 (3.85%) DHCP
4 5 (3.85%) LAN
5 4 (3.08%) Network Security
5 4 (3.08%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.08%) VPN
6 3 (2.31%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (2.31%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.31%) LDAP
6 3 (2.31%) Internet
6 3 (2.31%) Wireless
6 3 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.31%) VLAN
7 2 (1.54%) PBX
8 1 (0.77%) NAS
8 1 (0.77%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (46.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (11.54%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (6.15%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.38%) Big Data
6 5 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.85%) MySQL
7 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.54%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.54%) Redis
9 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (11.54%) JIRA
1 15 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (10.00%) NUnit
3 11 (8.46%) Bugzilla
4 7 (5.38%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.62%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.31%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.54%) Selenium
8 2 (1.54%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.54%) NCrunch
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.77%) Subversion
General
1 37 (28.46%) Finance
2 32 (24.62%) Banking
3 17 (13.08%) Back Office
4 12 (9.23%) Marketing
5 8 (6.15%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.15%) Advertising
6 5 (3.85%) Games
7 4 (3.08%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.08%) Electronics
8 3 (2.31%) Billing
8 3 (2.31%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (36.15%) Developer
2 24 (18.46%) Architect
3 20 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 16 (12.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 15 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (10.77%) Agile C# Developer
6 14 (10.77%) .NET Developer
7 12 (9.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (8.46%) BizTalk Developer
8 11 (8.46%) Consultant
9 9 (6.92%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Applications Support Manager
10 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (5.38%) Support Manager
10 7 (5.38%) Senior BizTalk Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Applications Manager
10 7 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.08%) .NET
2 28 (21.54%) Web Services
3 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
4 22 (16.92%) HTML
5 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (14.62%) jQuery
7 18 (13.85%) WCF
8 17 (13.08%) HTML5
9 15 (11.54%) CSS
9 15 (11.54%) XML
10 13 (10.00%) LAMP
10 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 13 (10.00%) XSD
10 13 (10.00%) XSL
11 11 (8.46%) Sass
11 11 (8.46%) RESTful
11 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (5.38%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.85%) SAML
14 4 (3.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) Replication
1 6 (4.62%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.08%) DTV
2 4 (3.08%) Open Source
3 3 (2.31%) Social Media
3 3 (2.31%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.31%) Clustering
4 2 (1.54%) Online Games
4 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.54%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.77%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.77%) iPad
5 1 (0.77%) iPhone
5 1 (0.77%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 96 (73.85%) Windows
2 48 (36.92%) Linux
3 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (12.31%) UNIX
5 14 (10.77%) AIX
5 14 (10.77%) HPUX
5 14 (10.77%) Solaris
5 14 (10.77%) Fedora
6 13 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (7.69%) Android
8 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.00%) DevOps
2 25 (19.23%) ITIL
2 25 (19.23%) MVC
3 24 (18.46%) OO
3 24 (18.46%) Incident Management
4 21 (16.15%) TDD
5 19 (14.62%) CRM
6 15 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 15 (11.54%) Multithreading
6 15 (11.54%) OOD
7 14 (10.77%) Domain-Driven Design
7 14 (10.77%) SOA
8 13 (10.00%) Migration
8 13 (10.00%) Refactoring
8 13 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (10.00%) OOP
9 11 (8.46%) Scrum
9 11 (8.46%) EAI
9 11 (8.46%) Data Modelling
10 10 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.31%) C#
2 31 (23.85%) SQL
3 22 (16.92%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.15%) C
5 19 (14.62%) PowerShell
6 12 (9.23%) Java
7 9 (6.92%) Objective-C
8 8 (6.15%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.38%) F#
10 6 (4.62%) VB
11 5 (3.85%) Python
12 4 (3.08%) C++
12 4 (3.08%) Scala
13 3 (2.31%) VBA
13 3 (2.31%) VB6
14 2 (1.54%) Ruby
14 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.92%) MCSE
2 9 (6.92%) MCITP
3 6 (4.62%) MCTS
4 5 (3.85%) Degree
5 3 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.31%) CCNA
5 3 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.54%) MCP
7 1 (0.77%) VCAP
7 1 (0.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.31%) SLA
2 6 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.77%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.77%) Hyper-V
2 14 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (3.85%) UAG
3 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (2.31%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.77%) vSphere
6 1 (0.77%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) SCCM
1 7 (5.38%) SCOM
2 5 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.08%) Puppet
4 3 (2.31%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.31%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.54%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.77%) StatsD
6 1 (0.77%) logstash
6 1 (0.77%) SCSM
6 1 (0.77%) Nagios
6 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.77%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 72 (55.38%) Microsoft
2 32 (24.62%) Red Hat
3 16 (12.31%) VMware
4 12 (9.23%) Apple
5 10 (7.69%) HP
6 9 (6.92%) Cisco
7 8 (6.15%) Oracle
8 7 (5.38%) SAP
9 5 (3.85%) Google
10 4 (3.08%) Symantec
11 3 (2.31%) Aruba
11 3 (2.31%) Juniper
12 2 (1.54%) NetSuite
12 2 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.77%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.77%) Facebook
13 1 (0.77%) Twitter
13 1 (0.77%) Riverbed
13 1 (0.77%) CommVault
13 1 (0.77%) NetApp
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