The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 255 289 278
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 78 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.53% 8.96% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 65 29 35
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.47%
Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
537 357 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.34% 2.98% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 443 327 301
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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.

1 100 (74.63%) Windows
2 74 (55.22%) Microsoft
3 64 (47.76%) SQL Server
4 58 (43.28%) C#
5 50 (37.31%) Linux
6 46 (34.33%) .NET
7 40 (29.85%) PaaS
8 39 (29.10%) DevOps
8 39 (29.10%) Finance
9 35 (26.12%) IIS
10 34 (25.37%) SQL
11 33 (24.63%) Banking
12 32 (23.88%) Web Services
12 32 (23.88%) Red Hat
13 27 (20.15%) ITIL
13 27 (20.15%) ASP.NET
13 27 (20.15%) IaaS
14 26 (19.40%) OO
14 26 (19.40%) Apache
14 26 (19.40%) Tomcat
15 25 (18.66%) MVC
16 24 (17.91%) Incident Management
17 23 (17.16%) TDD
17 23 (17.16%) JavaScript
17 23 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
18 22 (16.42%) HTML
18 22 (16.42%) CRM
19 21 (15.67%) C
20 20 (14.93%) WCF
20 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 35 (26.12%) IIS
2 26 (19.40%) Apache
2 26 (19.40%) Tomcat
3 15 (11.19%) SharePoint
4 12 (8.96%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.24%) Lync
7 2 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.49%) Node.js
7 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.75%) CMS
8 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.49%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (29.85%) PaaS
2 27 (20.15%) IaaS
3 23 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (14.93%) SaaS
5 16 (11.94%) Office 365
6 4 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.99%) Heroku
7 3 (2.24%) GitHub
7 3 (2.24%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (1.49%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.75%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.75%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.45%) Firewall
2 11 (8.21%) HTTP
3 10 (7.46%) SAN
4 6 (4.48%) DNS
4 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.73%) Network Security
5 5 (3.73%) VPN
5 5 (3.73%) LAN
6 4 (2.99%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (2.99%) Wireless
6 4 (2.99%) LDAP
6 4 (2.99%) DHCP
6 4 (2.99%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.99%) VLAN
7 3 (2.24%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.24%) Internet
8 2 (1.49%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.49%) PBX
9 1 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (47.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (12.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (11.94%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (5.97%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.22%) Big Data
7 6 (4.48%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.48%) MySQL
7 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.49%) Redis
10 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.49%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.75%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) JIRA
1 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (11.19%) NUnit
3 12 (8.96%) Bugzilla
4 7 (5.22%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.48%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.73%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.24%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.49%) NCrunch
8 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.49%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.49%) Selenium
9 1 (0.75%) Subversion
9 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (29.10%) Finance
2 33 (24.63%) Banking
3 17 (12.69%) Back Office
4 12 (8.96%) Marketing
5 9 (6.72%) Telecoms
6 8 (5.97%) Advertising
7 5 (3.73%) Games
8 4 (2.99%) Electronics
8 4 (2.99%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.24%) Billing
9 3 (2.24%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (36.57%) Developer
2 23 (17.16%) Architect
3 20 (14.93%) C# Developer
4 16 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (11.19%) Applications Support
6 14 (10.45%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (10.45%) .NET Developer
6 14 (10.45%) Agile C# Developer
7 12 (8.96%) BizTalk Developer
7 12 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (7.46%) Consultant
9 9 (6.72%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.97%) Support Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Applications Support Manager
11 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (5.22%) Support Manager
11 7 (5.22%) Senior BizTalk Developer
11 7 (5.22%) Applications Manager
11 7 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.33%) .NET
2 32 (23.88%) Web Services
3 27 (20.15%) ASP.NET
4 22 (16.42%) HTML
5 20 (14.93%) WCF
5 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (14.18%) jQuery
7 17 (12.69%) XML
7 17 (12.69%) HTML5
8 15 (11.19%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 15 (11.19%) CSS
8 15 (11.19%) XSD
8 15 (11.19%) XSL
9 13 (9.70%) LAMP
10 11 (8.21%) Sass
10 11 (8.21%) RESTful
10 11 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (5.22%) .NET Framework
12 6 (4.48%) COM
13 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.22%) Replication
2 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.99%) Open Source
3 4 (2.99%) DTV
3 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.24%) Clustering
4 3 (2.24%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.24%) Social Media
5 2 (1.49%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) Online Games
6 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.75%) PKI
6 1 (0.75%) iPad
6 1 (0.75%) iPhone
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 100 (74.63%) Windows
2 50 (37.31%) Linux
3 20 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (14.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (11.94%) UNIX
6 14 (10.45%) AIX
6 14 (10.45%) HPUX
6 14 (10.45%) Solaris
6 14 (10.45%) Fedora
7 13 (9.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (6.72%) Android
9 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.10%) DevOps
2 27 (20.15%) ITIL
3 26 (19.40%) OO
4 25 (18.66%) MVC
5 24 (17.91%) Incident Management
6 23 (17.16%) TDD
7 22 (16.42%) CRM
8 18 (13.43%) Unit Testing
9 17 (12.69%) OOD
10 16 (11.94%) SOA
11 15 (11.19%) Refactoring
11 15 (11.19%) Multithreading
11 15 (11.19%) OOP
12 14 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (10.45%) Domain-Driven Design
13 13 (9.70%) Scrum
13 13 (9.70%) Migration
14 12 (8.96%) EAI
14 12 (8.96%) Data Modelling
15 10 (7.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.28%) C#
2 34 (25.37%) SQL
3 23 (17.16%) JavaScript
4 21 (15.67%) C
5 20 (14.93%) PowerShell
6 13 (9.70%) Java
7 8 (5.97%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.97%) Objective-C
8 7 (5.22%) VB
8 7 (5.22%) F#
9 5 (3.73%) Python
10 4 (2.99%) Scala
10 4 (2.99%) C++
11 3 (2.24%) VB6
11 3 (2.24%) VBA
11 3 (2.24%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.49%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.49%) Ruby
13 1 (0.75%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.46%) MCSE
2 10 (7.46%) MCITP
3 6 (4.48%) Degree
4 5 (3.73%) MCTS
5 4 (2.99%) CCNA
5 4 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.49%) MCP
8 1 (0.75%) MCSA
8 1 (0.75%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.94%) SLA
2 6 (4.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.45%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.99%) UAG
3 4 (2.99%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (2.24%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.75%) Xen
6 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) SCCM
1 6 (4.48%) SCOM
2 5 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.99%) Puppet
4 3 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.24%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.49%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.75%) Nagios
6 1 (0.75%) SCSM
6 1 (0.75%) logstash
6 1 (0.75%) StatsD
Vendors
1 74 (55.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.88%) Red Hat
3 16 (11.94%) VMware
4 11 (8.21%) Apple
5 10 (7.46%) HP
5 10 (7.46%) Cisco
6 7 (5.22%) Oracle
7 6 (4.48%) SAP
8 5 (3.73%) Google
8 5 (3.73%) Symantec
9 3 (2.24%) Juniper
9 3 (2.24%) Aruba
10 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.49%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.75%) IBM
11 1 (0.75%) Citrix
11 1 (0.75%) CommVault
11 1 (0.75%) NetApp
11 1 (0.75%) Red Gate
11 1 (0.75%) Riverbed
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Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
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