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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 200 313 333
Rank change year-on-year
+113 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 117 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.07% 0.15% 0.025%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.95% 4.68% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 111 15 3
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
533 385 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.86% 3.17% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 472 345 267
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 October 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 October 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.

1 114 (59.69%) Windows
2 102 (53.40%) Microsoft
3 88 (46.07%) SQL Server
4 77 (40.31%) .NET
5 74 (38.74%) C#
6 65 (34.03%) Finance
7 62 (32.46%) SQL
8 53 (27.75%) Linux
9 48 (25.13%) Banking
10 45 (23.56%) ASP.NET
11 43 (22.51%) JavaScript
12 40 (20.94%) HTML
12 40 (20.94%) Web Services
12 40 (20.94%) CRM
13 37 (19.37%) IIS
13 37 (19.37%) PaaS
14 36 (18.85%) Windows Server 2012
15 35 (18.32%) DevOps
15 35 (18.32%) CSS
15 35 (18.32%) MS Excel
16 34 (17.80%) PowerShell
17 33 (17.28%) Office 365
17 33 (17.28%) ITIL
17 33 (17.28%) TDD
17 33 (17.28%) MVC
18 31 (16.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 31 (16.23%) Apache
18 31 (16.23%) Red Hat
18 31 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
19 30 (15.71%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 37 (19.37%) IIS
2 31 (16.23%) Apache
3 30 (15.71%) Tomcat
4 24 (12.57%) SharePoint
5 16 (8.38%) CMS
6 15 (7.85%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (5.76%) MS Exchange
8 9 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (4.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (3.14%) Lync
9 6 (3.14%) Apache Pig
9 6 (3.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (3.14%) Umbraco
10 5 (2.62%) Node.js
11 3 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.05%) JBoss
13 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (18.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (14.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.05%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (1.05%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.05%) Tridion
4 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.37%) PaaS
2 33 (17.28%) Office 365
3 23 (12.04%) IaaS
4 21 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (8.38%) SaaS
6 15 (7.85%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (3.14%) Heroku
8 5 (2.62%) GitHub
9 3 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Joyent
10 1 (0.52%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.52%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.42%) Firewall
2 13 (6.81%) SAN
3 8 (4.19%) VLAN
4 7 (3.66%) VPN
4 7 (3.66%) Network Security
5 6 (3.14%) OpenLDAP
5 6 (3.14%) Wireless
5 6 (3.14%) LDAP
6 5 (2.62%) LAN
7 4 (2.09%) DNS
7 4 (2.09%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.09%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.05%) NAS
8 2 (1.05%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.05%) PBX
8 2 (1.05%) Internet
8 2 (1.05%) SSL
8 2 (1.05%) HTTP
9 1 (0.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (46.07%) SQL Server
2 31 (16.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (13.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (12.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 20 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (8.90%) MongoDB
7 15 (7.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (6.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (5.24%) MySQL
10 9 (4.71%) NoSQL
11 7 (3.66%) Hadoop
12 6 (3.14%) Big Data
12 6 (3.14%) Apache Hive
13 5 (2.62%) Couchbase
14 4 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
16 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
16 2 (1.05%) RavenDB
16 2 (1.05%) CouchDB
16 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (13.09%) NUnit
2 18 (9.42%) JIRA
2 18 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (7.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.14%) Bugzilla
5 4 (2.09%) MSBuild
5 4 (2.09%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.57%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.57%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.05%) Calabash
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.05%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.05%) Subversion
8 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.52%) Maven
8 1 (0.52%) Selenium
8 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.52%) Juju
General
1 65 (34.03%) Finance
2 48 (25.13%) Banking
3 16 (8.38%) Telecoms
4 15 (7.85%) Marketing
5 8 (4.19%) Back Office
6 7 (3.66%) Games
7 4 (2.09%) Electronics
7 4 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.09%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 54 (28.27%) Developer
2 34 (17.80%) Architect
3 28 (14.66%) .NET Developer
4 21 (10.99%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (9.95%) C# Developer
6 17 (8.90%) Software Engineer
7 15 (7.85%) Applications Support
8 13 (6.81%) Consultant
8 13 (6.81%) Administrator
8 13 (6.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (6.28%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.76%) DBA
10 11 (5.76%) Server Engineer
11 10 (5.24%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (5.24%) Support Engineer
12 9 (4.71%) .NET Software Engineer
12 9 (4.71%) Senior DBA
12 9 (4.71%) Cloud Architect
13 8 (4.19%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (4.19%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (40.31%) .NET
2 45 (23.56%) ASP.NET
3 40 (20.94%) HTML
3 40 (20.94%) Web Services
4 35 (18.32%) CSS
5 31 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (14.66%) XML
6 28 (14.66%) .NET Framework
7 25 (13.09%) WCF
8 20 (10.47%) XSD
8 20 (10.47%) XSL
9 17 (8.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (8.38%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 14 (7.33%) COM
12 13 (6.81%) jQuery
12 13 (6.81%) AngularJS
13 12 (6.28%) LAMP
14 11 (5.76%) HTML5
15 10 (5.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (5.24%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.66%) Replication
3 7 (3.66%) Open Source
4 6 (3.14%) User Experience
4 6 (3.14%) iPhone
4 6 (3.14%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.62%) Clustering
6 4 (2.09%) DTV
7 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.05%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.05%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 114 (59.69%) Windows
2 53 (27.75%) Linux
3 36 (18.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (13.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (7.85%) UNIX
6 13 (6.81%) Solaris
6 13 (6.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (6.28%) Fedora
7 12 (6.28%) AIX
7 12 (6.28%) HPUX
8 8 (4.19%) Android
9 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.57%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.94%) CRM
2 35 (18.32%) DevOps
3 33 (17.28%) ITIL
3 33 (17.28%) TDD
3 33 (17.28%) MVC
4 30 (15.71%) SOA
5 29 (15.18%) Scrum
6 28 (14.66%) Migration
6 28 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (12.04%) OO
7 23 (12.04%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (12.04%) Software Engineering
8 20 (10.47%) Multithreading
8 20 (10.47%) Data Modelling
9 19 (9.95%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (9.42%) Unit Testing
10 18 (9.42%) Incident Management
11 17 (8.90%) OOD
12 16 (8.38%) Refactoring
12 16 (8.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 74 (38.74%) C#
2 62 (32.46%) SQL
3 43 (22.51%) JavaScript
4 34 (17.80%) PowerShell
5 21 (10.99%) C
6 15 (7.85%) Java
7 13 (6.81%) VB
8 7 (3.66%) Perl
8 7 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.14%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.14%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.62%) Korn
10 5 (2.62%) Ruby
10 5 (2.62%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.09%) Python
12 3 (1.57%) PHP
12 3 (1.57%) F#
13 2 (1.05%) VBScript
13 2 (1.05%) C++
14 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.76%) MCSE
2 11 (5.76%) MCITP
3 7 (3.66%) CCNA
3 7 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.66%) Degree
4 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.05%) MCTS
4 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.52%) MCP
5 1 (0.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.85%) SLA
2 5 (2.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (13.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (12.04%) Active Directory
3 15 (7.85%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.28%) vSphere
5 9 (4.71%) XenApp
6 3 (1.57%) Xen
7 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.52%) UAG
7 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (6.28%) SCCM
2 7 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.57%) SCOM
3 3 (1.57%) Puppet
4 2 (1.05%) logstash
5 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.52%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.52%) SCSM
5 1 (0.52%) StatsD
Vendors
1 102 (53.40%) Microsoft
2 31 (16.23%) Red Hat
3 29 (15.18%) VMware
4 21 (10.99%) Oracle
5 15 (7.85%) HP
6 14 (7.33%) Citrix
7 13 (6.81%) Cisco
8 8 (4.19%) Symantec
9 7 (3.66%) Open Text
10 6 (3.14%) Sitecore
10 6 (3.14%) EPiServer
10 6 (3.14%) SAP
10 6 (3.14%) IBM
11 5 (2.62%) NetApp
11 5 (2.62%) Google
11 5 (2.62%) MapR
12 4 (2.09%) Xamarin
12 4 (2.09%) EMC
13 3 (1.57%) Rackspace
14 2 (1.05%) NetSuite
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus
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Talent International
Salary: £260.00 - £270.00 per day
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Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 6% Pension / 10-15% Bonus / Car
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Save the Children
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + banking bonus + bens + on call
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Salary: £50000 - £600000 per annum + Bounus and Benefits
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