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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 178 262 285
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 129 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.16% 9.52% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 114 38 22
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,500 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
582 420 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.82% 4.10% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 513 356 271
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.11%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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.

1 127 (49.03%) .NET
1 127 (49.03%) Microsoft
2 118 (45.56%) C#
3 99 (38.22%) Windows
4 90 (34.75%) SQL
4 90 (34.75%) SQL Server
5 87 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (30.89%) TDD
6 80 (30.89%) ASP.NET
7 77 (29.73%) HTML
8 76 (29.34%) JavaScript
9 75 (28.96%) MVC
10 63 (24.32%) CSS
11 62 (23.94%) Office 365
12 60 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 56 (21.62%) MS Excel
14 51 (19.69%) AngularJS
15 50 (19.31%) Scrum
16 47 (18.15%) ASP.NET Web API
17 43 (16.60%) Active Directory
17 43 (16.60%) NoSQL
18 39 (15.06%) .NET Framework
19 38 (14.67%) MongoDB
20 35 (13.51%) SOA
20 35 (13.51%) Finance
20 35 (13.51%) VMware
21 34 (13.13%) jQuery
22 33 (12.74%) Amazon AWS
22 33 (12.74%) SharePoint
23 30 (11.58%) Azure SQL Database

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 33 (12.74%) SharePoint
2 29 (11.20%) MS Exchange
3 26 (10.04%) Lync
4 25 (9.65%) Node.js
5 17 (6.56%) CMS
6 15 (5.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (4.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (3.86%) Apache Spark
10 10 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (3.86%) IIS
11 8 (3.09%) Office Communications Server
12 7 (2.70%) Apache
13 6 (2.32%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.93%) Umbraco
15 4 (1.54%) Mule
15 4 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
15 4 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 25 (9.65%) MS Office
3 3 (1.16%) MS Project
3 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) HipChat
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.39%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (6.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 62 (23.94%) Office 365
2 33 (12.74%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (6.95%) PaaS
4 17 (6.56%) IaaS
5 14 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (4.63%) SaaS
7 7 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.54%) Google Apps
8 4 (1.54%) Trello
9 2 (0.77%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (0.77%) Yammer
9 2 (0.77%) GitHub
10 1 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.39%) Joyent
10 1 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.88%) DNS
2 21 (8.11%) Firewall
3 13 (5.02%) SAN
4 8 (3.09%) LAN
4 8 (3.09%) WAN
5 6 (2.32%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.32%) VPN
5 6 (2.32%) Internet
6 4 (1.54%) VLAN
6 4 (1.54%) NAS
7 3 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.16%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.16%) MVNO
7 3 (1.16%) IMAP
7 3 (1.16%) Wireless
7 3 (1.16%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.16%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (1.16%) SSL
7 3 (1.16%) DHCP
7 3 (1.16%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 43 (16.60%) NoSQL
3 38 (14.67%) MongoDB
4 30 (11.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 28 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (10.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (7.72%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (7.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (6.95%) RavenDB
10 16 (6.18%) Big Data
11 15 (5.79%) Hadoop
12 11 (4.25%) QlikView
13 10 (3.86%) CouchDB
13 10 (3.86%) MySQL
13 10 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (3.47%) Oracle Database
15 8 (3.09%) Data Mining
16 7 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 5 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (6.56%) NUnit
1 17 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.63%) JIRA
3 11 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.86%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (1.93%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.93%) Grunt
6 5 (1.93%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (1.93%) Moq
7 4 (1.54%) Mocha
7 4 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.54%) Maven
7 4 (1.54%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.16%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.16%) Selenium
8 3 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.77%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.77%) WebStorm
General
1 35 (13.51%) Finance
2 24 (9.27%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.72%) Marketing
4 12 (4.63%) Banking
5 9 (3.47%) Advertising
6 6 (2.32%) Games
7 5 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.93%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (35.91%) Developer
2 55 (21.24%) .NET Developer
3 49 (18.92%) Architect
4 29 (11.20%) Senior Developer
5 27 (10.42%) C# Developer
6 22 (8.49%) Solutions Architect
6 22 (8.49%) Consultant
7 21 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (6.18%) Software Engineer
9 14 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 14 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (5.02%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (4.25%) Analyst
13 10 (3.86%) Technical Architect
14 9 (3.47%) .NET Software Engineer
14 9 (3.47%) Senior Architect
15 8 (3.09%) Head of Development
15 8 (3.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
16 7 (2.70%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (49.03%) .NET
2 80 (30.89%) ASP.NET
3 77 (29.73%) HTML
4 63 (24.32%) CSS
5 60 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (19.69%) AngularJS
7 47 (18.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 39 (15.06%) .NET Framework
9 34 (13.13%) jQuery
10 30 (11.58%) HTML5
11 26 (10.04%) XML
12 25 (9.65%) Web Services
13 22 (8.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 20 (7.72%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (7.34%) CSS3
16 18 (6.95%) WCF
17 17 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (5.79%) LINQ
19 14 (5.41%) MDX
20 13 (5.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.65%) Mobile App
2 16 (6.18%) User Experience
3 15 (5.79%) N-Tier
4 12 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.09%) Clustering
6 7 (2.70%) iPhone
7 5 (1.93%) Open Source
7 5 (1.93%) DTV
8 4 (1.54%) Derivative
8 4 (1.54%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.16%) Statistics
9 3 (1.16%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.16%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.16%) Replication
10 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.77%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 99 (38.22%) Windows
2 27 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (9.27%) Android
4 22 (8.49%) Linux
5 18 (6.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.63%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (3.09%) UNIX
8 6 (2.32%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.54%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.54%) Solaris
9 4 (1.54%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.16%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.16%) CentOS
11 2 (0.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (30.89%) TDD
3 75 (28.96%) MVC
4 50 (19.31%) Scrum
5 35 (13.51%) SOA
6 30 (11.58%) BDD
7 29 (11.20%) Migration
8 28 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (9.27%) Software Engineering
10 19 (7.34%) CRM
10 19 (7.34%) Project Management
11 17 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (6.56%) Analytics
12 16 (6.18%) Unit Testing
12 16 (6.18%) E-Commerce
12 16 (6.18%) OOP
12 16 (6.18%) OOD
13 14 (5.41%) Multithreading
14 13 (5.02%) OO
15 12 (4.63%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (45.56%) C#
2 90 (34.75%) SQL
3 76 (29.34%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.42%) PowerShell
5 25 (9.65%) T-SQL
6 22 (8.49%) Java
7 16 (6.18%) Ruby
8 12 (4.63%) Python
9 10 (3.86%) F#
9 10 (3.86%) Scala
10 9 (3.47%) C
11 5 (1.93%) VB
12 4 (1.54%) PHP
12 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.54%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.54%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.16%) C++
14 2 (0.77%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.77%) Dart
Qualifications
1 14 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.47%) Degree
3 8 (3.09%) MCSE
4 6 (2.32%) MCTS
5 4 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.54%) MCP
5 4 (1.54%) CCNA
5 4 (1.54%) VCP4
6 2 (0.77%) NCIE
6 2 (0.77%) VCP5
6 2 (0.77%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.77%) CCA
6 2 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.77%) MCSA
6 2 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.77%) MCITP
7 1 (0.39%) MCPD
7 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) QA
1 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (16.60%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.63%) XenApp
4 12 (4.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 12 (4.63%) vSphere
5 7 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (2.32%) UAG
7 5 (1.93%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.54%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.16%) Xen
10 2 (0.77%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.39%) vCloud
11 1 (0.39%) Docker
11 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (6.18%) SCCM
2 8 (3.09%) SCOM
3 7 (2.70%) Windows Intune
4 6 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.32%) Puppet
5 3 (1.16%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.77%) StatsD
6 2 (0.77%) logstash
6 2 (0.77%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.77%) Graphite
6 2 (0.77%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.77%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.39%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 127 (49.03%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.51%) VMware
3 22 (8.49%) Citrix
4 21 (8.11%) Oracle
5 16 (6.18%) Xamarin
6 10 (3.86%) HP
6 10 (3.86%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.47%) Cognos
8 6 (2.32%) Cisco
9 5 (1.93%) SAP
9 5 (1.93%) Google
10 4 (1.54%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.54%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.54%) NetApp
10 4 (1.54%) Facebook
11 3 (1.16%) New Relic
11 3 (1.16%) Lotus
11 3 (1.16%) Dell
11 3 (1.16%) hybris
11 3 (1.16%) Symantec
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k + Excellen OTE Bonus & B
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + cash car + other bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum £70 to £95k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: pension, health cover, bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Car Allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago