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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 185 266 283
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 122 70 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.18% 0.54% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.51% 9.58% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 107 54 34
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,500 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
739 731 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.16% 5.65% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 631 596 425
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 £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 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 1 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.

1 122 (48.22%) Microsoft
2 106 (41.90%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (35.57%) SQL
4 89 (35.18%) C#
4 89 (35.18%) .NET
5 85 (33.60%) SQL Server
6 82 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (29.25%) Windows
8 70 (27.67%) Office 365
9 68 (26.88%) MS Excel
10 65 (25.69%) ASP.NET
11 63 (24.90%) MVC
12 61 (24.11%) TDD
13 59 (23.32%) HTML
14 55 (21.74%) JavaScript
15 47 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 45 (17.79%) NoSQL
17 43 (17.00%) Scrum
18 42 (16.60%) Active Directory
19 41 (16.21%) VMware
20 39 (15.42%) SharePoint
21 38 (15.02%) CSS
21 38 (15.02%) MongoDB
21 38 (15.02%) jQuery
22 35 (13.83%) Finance
23 33 (13.04%) Linux
24 32 (12.65%) Azure SQL Database
25 30 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web API
26 29 (11.46%) Lync
26 29 (11.46%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 39 (15.42%) SharePoint
2 29 (11.46%) Lync
3 24 (9.49%) MS Exchange
4 16 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (5.14%) Node.js
5 13 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (4.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (3.56%) IIS
8 9 (3.56%) Apache
8 9 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (2.37%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.98%) CMS
12 4 (1.58%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.58%) SAS
12 4 (1.58%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.58%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 68 (26.88%) MS Excel
2 29 (11.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 106 (41.90%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (27.67%) Office 365
3 23 (9.09%) IaaS
4 13 (5.14%) SaaS
5 8 (3.16%) PaaS
5 8 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.37%) Yammer
7 5 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.98%) OneDrive
8 3 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.19%) Google Analytics
8 3 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.19%) Google App Engine
8 3 (1.19%) GitHub
9 2 (0.79%) Datadog
9 2 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.30%) Firewall
2 18 (7.11%) DNS
3 13 (5.14%) VPN
4 12 (4.74%) TCP/IP
5 8 (3.16%) LAN
5 8 (3.16%) WAN
5 8 (3.16%) NAS
6 6 (2.37%) Unified Communications
6 6 (2.37%) DHCP
6 6 (2.37%) HTTP
6 6 (2.37%) Wireless
6 6 (2.37%) SAN
7 5 (1.98%) SSL
7 5 (1.98%) Network Security
8 4 (1.58%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (1.58%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.58%) MVNO
8 4 (1.58%) FTP
9 3 (1.19%) LDAP
9 3 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 45 (17.79%) NoSQL
3 38 (15.02%) MongoDB
4 32 (12.65%) Azure SQL Database
5 25 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (8.30%) RavenDB
7 20 (7.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (7.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (5.53%) QlikView
12 13 (5.14%) Hadoop
12 13 (5.14%) Big Data
13 11 (4.35%) Oracle Database
13 11 (4.35%) MySQL
14 7 (2.77%) Redis
15 6 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (1.98%) Data Mining
17 4 (1.58%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 21 (8.30%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.93%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.95%) Maven
4 9 (3.56%) NUnit
5 8 (3.16%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.16%) Subversion
6 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.58%) Moq
7 4 (1.58%) Hudson
7 4 (1.58%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.58%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.19%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.19%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.19%) JIRA
9 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.79%) Psake
10 1 (0.40%) gulp
10 1 (0.40%) Grunt
General
1 35 (13.83%) Finance
2 14 (5.53%) Marketing
3 13 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.77%) Banking
5 4 (1.58%) Retail
6 3 (1.19%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.79%) Electronics
7 2 (0.79%) Legal
7 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Front Office
8 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 93 (36.76%) Developer
2 57 (22.53%) Architect
3 49 (19.37%) .NET Developer
4 21 (8.30%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.91%) C# Developer
5 20 (7.91%) Senior .NET Developer
6 19 (7.51%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (6.72%) Cloud Architect
9 14 (5.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (5.14%) Technical Architect
11 11 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (3.95%) Consultant
12 10 (3.95%) Administrator
13 9 (3.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.56%) Office 365 Architect
14 7 (2.77%) DevOps Engineer
14 7 (2.77%) Web Developer
14 7 (2.77%) Project Manager
15 6 (2.37%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (35.18%) .NET
2 65 (25.69%) ASP.NET
3 59 (23.32%) HTML
4 47 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (15.02%) CSS
5 38 (15.02%) jQuery
6 30 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (10.67%) AngularJS
7 27 (10.67%) Web Services
8 26 (10.28%) HTML5
9 25 (9.88%) .NET Framework
10 23 (9.09%) Entity Framework
11 21 (8.30%) LINQ
12 16 (6.32%) WCF
12 16 (6.32%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (6.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (5.14%) CSS3
13 13 (5.14%) XML
14 12 (4.74%) MDX
15 11 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.30%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.53%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.95%) User Experience
4 9 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.56%) Replication
5 8 (3.16%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.77%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.37%) Clustering
7 6 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.37%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.98%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.19%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.19%) iPhone
10 2 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.79%) Blog
10 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.79%) Derivative
10 2 (0.79%) Statistics
10 2 (0.79%) DTV
10 2 (0.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 74 (29.25%) Windows
2 33 (13.04%) Linux
3 17 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (5.53%) UNIX
5 13 (5.14%) Android
5 13 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.74%) Ubuntu
7 9 (3.56%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.77%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.37%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.79%) Solaris
12 2 (0.79%) CentOS
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (24.90%) MVC
3 61 (24.11%) TDD
4 43 (17.00%) Scrum
5 27 (10.67%) BDD
6 24 (9.49%) Project Management
7 23 (9.09%) CRM
7 23 (9.09%) DevOps
8 21 (8.30%) Analytics
8 21 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (7.91%) Migration
10 17 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (6.32%) OOP
11 16 (6.32%) OOD
11 16 (6.32%) Web Development
12 15 (5.93%) E-Commerce
13 12 (4.74%) SOA
14 11 (4.35%) Software Engineering
14 11 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (35.57%) SQL
2 89 (35.18%) C#
3 55 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.67%) Python
5 20 (7.91%) Java
6 19 (7.51%) T-SQL
7 16 (6.32%) Bash Shell
8 13 (5.14%) PowerShell
9 11 (4.35%) Perl
10 8 (3.16%) Groovy
10 8 (3.16%) Bourne shell
11 7 (2.77%) Ruby
12 6 (2.37%) Scala
13 5 (1.98%) PHP
13 5 (1.98%) C
13 5 (1.98%) C++
14 4 (1.58%) R
15 3 (1.19%) F#
16 2 (0.79%) SPARQL
16 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (4.74%) Degree
2 6 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.37%) MCSE
2 6 (2.37%) CCNP
2 6 (2.37%) CCNA
3 5 (1.98%) RHCE
3 5 (1.98%) RHCA
4 4 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.58%) MCTS
5 3 (1.19%) MCITP
5 3 (1.19%) CISSP
5 3 (1.19%) CISA
5 3 (1.19%) CISM
6 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.79%) MCPD
7 1 (0.40%) CCA
7 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.58%) SLA
1 4 (1.58%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (16.60%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (7.91%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.77%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (2.77%) VMware Server
4 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (1.98%) vSphere
6 4 (1.58%) Docker
6 4 (1.58%) LXC
6 4 (1.58%) UAG
7 3 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.19%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.79%) XenApp
8 2 (0.79%) vCloud
8 2 (0.79%) iptables
9 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.40%) Xen
9 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (6.72%) Puppet
2 13 (5.14%) Nagios
3 12 (4.74%) Vagrant
4 11 (4.35%) Ansible
5 10 (3.95%) ZABBIX
6 8 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (2.77%) Windows Intune
8 5 (1.98%) SCCM
9 4 (1.58%) Mesos
10 3 (1.19%) SCOM
11 2 (0.79%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.40%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 122 (48.22%) Microsoft
2 41 (16.21%) VMware
3 23 (9.09%) Oracle
4 15 (5.93%) Google
5 13 (5.14%) Citrix
6 11 (4.35%) Cognos
7 9 (3.56%) HP
8 8 (3.16%) Cisco
9 7 (2.77%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.77%) hybris
9 7 (2.77%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.58%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.19%) Vertica
11 3 (1.19%) Aruba
11 3 (1.19%) Netezza
11 3 (1.19%) IBM
12 2 (0.79%) SAP
12 2 (0.79%) Dell
12 2 (0.79%) Adobe
12 2 (0.79%) BMC
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 15% Bonus and package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: pension, health cover, bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Holidays, Benefits, Bonus Scheme
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Holidays, Benefits, Bonus Scheme
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
RIMES TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £1 per annum + neg.
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago