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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 205 257 296
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 107 78 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.03% 0.63% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.67% 11.21% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 95 65 30
Average salary £58,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.20% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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
783 696 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.51% 5.62% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 662 555 412
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 106 (46.09%) Microsoft
2 97 (42.17%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (33.91%) SQL Server
4 75 (32.61%) SQL
5 73 (31.74%) C#
6 70 (30.43%) .NET
7 66 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (27.39%) Windows
9 62 (26.96%) MS Excel
10 61 (26.52%) Office 365
11 54 (23.48%) ASP.NET
12 50 (21.74%) MVC
13 49 (21.30%) TDD
14 47 (20.43%) HTML
15 45 (19.57%) JavaScript
16 42 (18.26%) VMware
17 41 (17.83%) Active Directory
17 41 (17.83%) NoSQL
18 39 (16.96%) Linux
19 37 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (14.78%) Finance
20 34 (14.78%) SharePoint
21 33 (14.35%) Python
21 33 (14.35%) MongoDB
22 31 (13.48%) jQuery
23 30 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
23 30 (13.04%) Git (software)
23 30 (13.04%) Scrum
24 29 (12.61%) Web Services
25 28 (12.17%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (14.78%) SharePoint
2 25 (10.87%) Lync
3 20 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 13 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (5.22%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (4.78%) IIS
6 11 (4.78%) Apache
6 11 (4.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (3.48%) Apache Spark
8 8 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (3.48%) Node.js
9 7 (3.04%) CMS
10 5 (2.17%) Tomcat
10 5 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.74%) SAS
11 4 (1.74%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 62 (26.96%) MS Excel
2 25 (10.87%) MS Office
3 2 (0.87%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (7.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 97 (42.17%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (26.52%) Office 365
3 25 (10.87%) IaaS
4 9 (3.91%) SaaS
5 8 (3.48%) PaaS
6 6 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (2.61%) Yammer
7 5 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.17%) OneDrive
8 3 (1.30%) Google App Engine
8 3 (1.30%) GitHub
8 3 (1.30%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.87%) Datadog
9 2 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.83%) Firewall
2 14 (6.09%) VPN
3 13 (5.65%) DNS
4 12 (5.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.61%) Network Security
5 6 (2.61%) NAS
5 6 (2.61%) Unified Communications
5 6 (2.61%) Wireless
5 6 (2.61%) DHCP
5 6 (2.61%) HTTP
6 5 (2.17%) SSL
7 4 (1.74%) SAN
7 4 (1.74%) FTP
7 4 (1.74%) LAN
7 4 (1.74%) WAN
7 4 (1.74%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (1.74%) MVNO
8 3 (1.30%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (33.91%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.83%) NoSQL
3 33 (14.35%) MongoDB
4 28 (12.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 23 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (6.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (6.96%) Hadoop
9 15 (6.52%) Big Data
10 14 (6.09%) RavenDB
11 12 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (4.78%) MySQL
12 11 (4.78%) QlikView
12 11 (4.78%) Redis
13 10 (4.35%) Oracle Database
14 5 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (1.74%) Relational Database
15 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (1.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.87%) Jenkins
3 16 (6.96%) Maven
4 9 (3.91%) Subversion
5 7 (3.04%) NUnit
5 7 (3.04%) Hudson
6 6 (2.61%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.74%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.30%) JIRA
8 3 (1.30%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.30%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.30%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.87%) Moq
9 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.87%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.43%) Selenium
10 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.43%) JUnit
General
1 34 (14.78%) Finance
2 17 (7.39%) Marketing
3 14 (6.09%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.48%) Banking
5 5 (2.17%) Retail
6 3 (1.30%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.30%) Games
6 3 (1.30%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.87%) Electronics
7 2 (0.87%) Legal
7 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.87%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Front Office
8 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (34.78%) Developer
2 55 (23.91%) Architect
3 38 (16.52%) .NET Developer
4 20 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (7.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (7.39%) Senior Developer
7 16 (6.96%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
9 12 (5.22%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (4.78%) Administrator
10 11 (4.78%) Consultant
11 10 (4.35%) Technical Architect
12 9 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (3.04%) Python Developer
14 7 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
15 6 (2.61%) DevOps Engineer
15 6 (2.61%) Full Stack Developer
15 6 (2.61%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (30.43%) .NET
2 54 (23.48%) ASP.NET
3 47 (20.43%) HTML
4 37 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (13.48%) jQuery
6 29 (12.61%) Web Services
7 28 (12.17%) CSS
8 23 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (9.57%) HTML5
10 18 (7.83%) .NET Framework
10 18 (7.83%) AngularJS
11 17 (7.39%) Entity Framework
12 16 (6.96%) LINQ
13 15 (6.52%) WCF
14 13 (5.65%) Sensu
15 12 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (5.22%) XML
16 11 (4.78%) REST
16 11 (4.78%) KnockoutJS
17 10 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.09%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.65%) Replication
4 9 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.91%) Digital Media
5 8 (3.48%) User Experience
5 8 (3.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (3.04%) Clustering
7 6 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.61%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.74%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.30%) iPhone
9 3 (1.30%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.30%) iPad
10 2 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.87%) Blog
10 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 63 (27.39%) Windows
2 39 (16.96%) Linux
3 20 (8.70%) Ubuntu
4 19 (8.26%) UNIX
5 13 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.91%) Android
8 8 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.04%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.61%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.74%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.87%) Solaris
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (21.74%) MVC
3 49 (21.30%) TDD
4 30 (13.04%) Scrum
4 30 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (12.17%) DevOps
6 26 (11.30%) CRM
7 22 (9.57%) Project Management
7 22 (9.57%) Analytics
8 21 (9.13%) BDD
9 18 (7.83%) Migration
10 14 (6.09%) OOD
10 14 (6.09%) OOP
10 14 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (6.09%) Web Development
10 14 (6.09%) Software Engineering
11 13 (5.65%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.22%) SOA
13 11 (4.78%) TOGAF
14 10 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 75 (32.61%) SQL
2 73 (31.74%) C#
3 45 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 33 (14.35%) Python
5 21 (9.13%) Bash Shell
6 20 (8.70%) Java
7 18 (7.83%) T-SQL
8 15 (6.52%) Perl
9 13 (5.65%) Bourne shell
9 13 (5.65%) Groovy
9 13 (5.65%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.17%) Scala
10 5 (2.17%) Ruby
11 4 (1.74%) PHP
11 4 (1.74%) C
11 4 (1.74%) C++
11 4 (1.74%) R
12 3 (1.30%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.87%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.87%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.78%) Degree
3 7 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.04%) CCNP
4 6 (2.61%) CCNA
4 6 (2.61%) MCSE
5 5 (2.17%) RHCE
5 5 (2.17%) RHCA
6 4 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.74%) MCTS
6 4 (1.74%) CISSP
6 4 (1.74%) CISA
6 4 (1.74%) CISM
7 3 (1.30%) MCITP
7 3 (1.30%) MCPD
8 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.87%) MCSA
8 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.74%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (17.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.26%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.04%) Docker
4 7 (3.04%) LXC
5 6 (2.61%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (2.17%) VMware Server
7 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.74%) vSphere
8 3 (1.30%) UAG
8 3 (1.30%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.87%) vCloud
9 2 (0.87%) iptables
10 1 (0.43%) Xen
10 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (9.57%) Puppet
2 20 (8.70%) Vagrant
3 18 (7.83%) Nagios
4 16 (6.96%) Ansible
5 15 (6.52%) ZABBIX
6 9 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (3.04%) Mesos
7 7 (3.04%) Chronos
8 6 (2.61%) Windows Intune
9 3 (1.30%) SCCM
9 3 (1.30%) SCOM
10 2 (0.87%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 106 (46.09%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.26%) VMware
3 24 (10.43%) Oracle
4 14 (6.09%) Google
5 10 (4.35%) Citrix
6 9 (3.91%) Cognos
6 9 (3.91%) hybris
7 7 (3.04%) Cisco
7 7 (3.04%) HP
8 6 (2.61%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.74%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.74%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.30%) Vertica
10 3 (1.30%) Aruba
10 3 (1.30%) Netezza
10 3 (1.30%) IBM
11 2 (0.87%) SAP
11 2 (0.87%) Dell
11 2 (0.87%) Adobe
11 2 (0.87%) BMC
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IT People First
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus equity
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Runpath
Salary: Great benefits - 30 days holiday, BUPA, Cycle to Work and more!
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000-£55,000+ COMPETITIVE package
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits!
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Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus (25%), Car Allowance, & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
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ATOC Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum - Plus a fantastic benefits package!
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + See job spec
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + DOE
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