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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 174 270 292
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 139 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.36% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.13% 8.94% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 123 36 21
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
601 425 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.89% 4.08% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 531 361 263
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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 5 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 5 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.

1 130 (49.24%) .NET
1 130 (49.24%) Microsoft
2 121 (45.83%) C#
3 103 (39.02%) Windows
4 92 (34.85%) SQL Server
5 91 (34.47%) SQL
6 89 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (31.82%) ASP.NET
8 81 (30.68%) TDD
9 80 (30.30%) HTML
10 79 (29.92%) JavaScript
11 77 (29.17%) MVC
12 67 (25.38%) CSS
13 66 (25.00%) Office 365
14 62 (23.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 58 (21.97%) MS Excel
16 52 (19.70%) AngularJS
17 49 (18.56%) Scrum
18 46 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
19 43 (16.29%) Active Directory
19 43 (16.29%) NoSQL
20 40 (15.15%) .NET Framework
21 37 (14.02%) MongoDB
22 36 (13.64%) VMware
22 36 (13.64%) Finance
23 35 (13.26%) SOA
23 35 (13.26%) SharePoint
24 34 (12.88%) jQuery
25 33 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
26 31 (11.74%) Azure SQL Database

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 35 (13.26%) SharePoint
2 30 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 28 (10.61%) Lync
4 25 (9.47%) Node.js
5 18 (6.82%) CMS
6 17 (6.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (3.79%) IIS
11 10 (3.79%) Apache Spark
12 8 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
13 7 (2.65%) Apache
14 6 (2.27%) WebLogic
15 5 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (1.89%) Umbraco
16 4 (1.52%) Tomcat
16 4 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 58 (21.97%) MS Excel
2 25 (9.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.14%) MS Project
3 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.76%) HipChat
5 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.14%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.76%) Tridion
4 2 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 66 (25.00%) Office 365
2 33 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (6.82%) PaaS
4 17 (6.44%) IaaS
5 14 (5.30%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (4.55%) SaaS
7 7 (2.65%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.52%) Trello
8 4 (1.52%) Google Apps
9 3 (1.14%) GitHub
10 2 (0.76%) Yammer
10 2 (0.76%) Sumo Logic
11 1 (0.38%) Joyent
11 1 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.71%) DNS
2 21 (7.95%) Firewall
3 13 (4.92%) SAN
4 8 (3.03%) LAN
4 8 (3.03%) WAN
5 6 (2.27%) Internet
5 6 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.27%) VPN
6 4 (1.52%) NAS
6 4 (1.52%) VLAN
7 3 (1.14%) IMAP
7 3 (1.14%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.14%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (1.14%) MVNO
7 3 (1.14%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.14%) Wireless
7 3 (1.14%) POP3
7 3 (1.14%) DHCP
7 3 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 43 (16.29%) NoSQL
3 37 (14.02%) MongoDB
4 31 (11.74%) Azure SQL Database
5 28 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (9.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (7.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (6.82%) RavenDB
10 16 (6.06%) Big Data
11 15 (5.68%) Hadoop
12 11 (4.17%) QlikView
13 10 (3.79%) MySQL
13 10 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (3.79%) CouchDB
14 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database
15 8 (3.03%) Data Mining
16 7 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 5 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (6.82%) NUnit
1 18 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.55%) JIRA
3 11 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.79%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.89%) Grunt
6 5 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (1.89%) Moq
7 4 (1.52%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.52%) Maven
7 4 (1.52%) Mocha
7 4 (1.52%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.14%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.14%) Selenium
8 3 (1.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.76%) NCrunch
9 2 (0.76%) WebStorm
9 2 (0.76%) Calabash
General
1 36 (13.64%) Finance
2 24 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.58%) Marketing
4 13 (4.92%) Banking
5 9 (3.41%) Advertising
6 7 (2.65%) Games
7 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.89%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (35.61%) Developer
2 57 (21.59%) .NET Developer
3 50 (18.94%) Architect
4 30 (11.36%) Senior Developer
5 27 (10.23%) C# Developer
6 23 (8.71%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (8.71%) Consultant
7 22 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 14 (5.30%) Cloud Architect
9 14 (5.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
11 11 (4.17%) Analyst
12 10 (3.79%) Technical Architect
13 9 (3.41%) Senior Architect
13 9 (3.41%) .NET Software Engineer
14 8 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 8 (3.03%) Head of Development
15 7 (2.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (49.24%) .NET
2 84 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 80 (30.30%) HTML
4 67 (25.38%) CSS
5 62 (23.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (19.70%) AngularJS
7 46 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (15.15%) .NET Framework
9 34 (12.88%) jQuery
10 29 (10.98%) HTML5
11 28 (10.61%) XML
12 25 (9.47%) Web Services
13 22 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 20 (7.58%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (7.20%) CSS3
16 18 (6.82%) WCF
17 17 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (5.68%) LINQ
19 14 (5.30%) MDX
20 12 (4.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 17 (6.44%) User Experience
3 15 (5.68%) N-Tier
4 12 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.03%) Clustering
6 7 (2.65%) iPhone
7 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.89%) Open Source
7 5 (1.89%) DTV
8 4 (1.52%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.52%) Derivative
9 3 (1.14%) Statistics
9 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.14%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.14%) Replication
10 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.76%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 103 (39.02%) Windows
2 28 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (9.09%) Android
4 23 (8.71%) Linux
5 19 (7.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.03%) UNIX
7 8 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.27%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.52%) Solaris
10 4 (1.52%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.52%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.14%) CentOS
11 3 (1.14%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (30.68%) TDD
3 77 (29.17%) MVC
4 49 (18.56%) Scrum
5 35 (13.26%) SOA
6 31 (11.74%) Migration
7 30 (11.36%) BDD
8 28 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 22 (8.33%) CRM
11 19 (7.20%) Project Management
12 18 (6.82%) Analytics
13 17 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (6.06%) Unit Testing
14 16 (6.06%) OOD
14 16 (6.06%) E-Commerce
14 16 (6.06%) OOP
15 15 (5.68%) OO
16 14 (5.30%) Multithreading
17 12 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (45.83%) C#
2 91 (34.47%) SQL
3 79 (29.92%) JavaScript
4 30 (11.36%) PowerShell
5 25 (9.47%) T-SQL
6 22 (8.33%) Java
7 16 (6.06%) Ruby
8 12 (4.55%) Python
9 10 (3.79%) Scala
9 10 (3.79%) F#
10 9 (3.41%) C
11 6 (2.27%) VB
12 5 (1.89%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.52%) PHP
13 4 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.52%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.52%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.14%) C++
14 3 (1.14%) Dart
15 2 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.41%) Degree
3 8 (3.03%) MCSE
4 6 (2.27%) MCTS
5 4 (1.52%) MCP
5 4 (1.52%) CCNA
5 4 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.52%) VCP4
6 2 (0.76%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.76%) MCSA
6 2 (0.76%) CCA
6 2 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.76%) NCIE
6 2 (0.76%) VCP5
6 2 (0.76%) MCITP
7 1 (0.38%) MCPD
7 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 43 (16.29%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.30%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.92%) XenApp
4 13 (4.92%) vSphere
5 12 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (2.65%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (2.27%) UAG
8 5 (1.89%) ISA Server
9 4 (1.52%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.14%) Xen
11 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.38%) XenServer
12 1 (0.38%) vCloud
12 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (6.44%) SCCM
2 8 (3.03%) SCOM
3 7 (2.65%) Windows Intune
4 6 (2.27%) Puppet
4 6 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.14%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.76%) Graphite
6 2 (0.76%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.76%) logstash
6 2 (0.76%) StatsD
6 2 (0.76%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.76%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.38%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 130 (49.24%) Microsoft
2 36 (13.64%) VMware
3 23 (8.71%) Citrix
4 21 (7.95%) Oracle
5 16 (6.06%) Xamarin
6 11 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.79%) HP
8 9 (3.41%) Cognos
9 7 (2.65%) Google
10 6 (2.27%) Cisco
10 6 (2.27%) Open Text
11 5 (1.89%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.89%) EPiServer
11 5 (1.89%) SAP
12 4 (1.52%) NetApp
12 4 (1.52%) Facebook
13 3 (1.14%) hybris
13 3 (1.14%) Dell
13 3 (1.14%) Lotus
13 3 (1.14%) Symantec
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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: 6 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: 19 days ago