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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 161 271 287
Rank change year-on-year
+110 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 158 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.53% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.38% 10.86% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 143 41 22
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £46,400
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
577 396 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.60% 3.82% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 525 345 277
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 131 (49.06%) .NET
2 127 (47.57%) Microsoft
3 121 (45.32%) C#
4 107 (40.07%) Windows
5 102 (38.20%) SQL
6 90 (33.71%) SQL Server
7 82 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
8 80 (29.96%) ASP.NET
9 79 (29.59%) JavaScript
10 77 (28.84%) HTML
11 71 (26.59%) TDD
12 69 (25.84%) MVC
13 67 (25.09%) CSS
14 59 (22.10%) Office 365
15 58 (21.72%) ASP.NET MVC
16 48 (17.98%) Scrum
17 47 (17.60%) Finance
17 47 (17.60%) AngularJS
18 46 (17.23%) ASP.NET Web API
18 46 (17.23%) MS Excel
19 44 (16.48%) MongoDB
20 42 (15.73%) .NET Framework
21 41 (15.36%) Active Directory
22 39 (14.61%) SOA
23 37 (13.86%) NoSQL
24 36 (13.48%) VMware
25 35 (13.11%) Migration
25 35 (13.11%) Azure SQL Database
26 34 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 34 (12.73%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (11.99%) SharePoint
2 28 (10.49%) MS Exchange
3 25 (9.36%) Lync
4 21 (7.87%) CMS
4 21 (7.87%) Node.js
5 15 (5.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (5.62%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (4.87%) IIS
7 12 (4.49%) Apache
7 12 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (3.75%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (3.75%) Apache Spark
10 9 (3.37%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (3.00%) Tomcat
12 6 (2.25%) WebLogic
12 6 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (2.25%) Apache Pig
13 5 (1.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (17.23%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.12%) MS Office
3 3 (1.12%) MS Project
3 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.75%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 20 (7.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.12%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.75%) Tridion
5 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 59 (22.10%) Office 365
2 34 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (7.87%) PaaS
4 20 (7.49%) IaaS
5 18 (6.74%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (5.24%) SaaS
7 7 (2.62%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.87%) GitHub
9 4 (1.50%) Trello
9 4 (1.50%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.75%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.75%) Heroku
11 1 (0.37%) Joyent
11 1 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.37%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.24%) Firewall
2 21 (7.87%) DNS
3 16 (5.99%) SAN
4 7 (2.62%) VPN
4 7 (2.62%) LAN
4 7 (2.62%) WAN
5 6 (2.25%) Internet
6 4 (1.50%) SSL
6 4 (1.50%) POP3
6 4 (1.50%) IMAP
6 4 (1.50%) NAS
6 4 (1.50%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.12%) MVNO
7 3 (1.12%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.12%) VLAN
7 3 (1.12%) DHCP
7 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.12%) Wireless
8 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (33.71%) SQL Server
2 44 (16.48%) MongoDB
3 37 (13.86%) NoSQL
4 35 (13.11%) Azure SQL Database
5 34 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (9.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (8.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (7.49%) Big Data
10 19 (7.12%) Hadoop
11 17 (6.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (5.62%) RavenDB
13 11 (4.12%) MySQL
14 10 (3.75%) CouchDB
15 8 (3.00%) Data Mining
16 7 (2.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (2.25%) QlikView
18 5 (1.87%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 23 (8.61%) NUnit
2 20 (7.49%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.62%) JIRA
4 11 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (2.25%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.50%) Maven
7 4 (1.50%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.50%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.50%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.50%) Grunt
7 4 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.50%) Moq
7 4 (1.50%) Mocha
8 3 (1.12%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (1.12%) Calabash
8 3 (1.12%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.12%) Selenium
General
1 47 (17.60%) Finance
2 24 (8.99%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.87%) Banking
4 15 (5.62%) Marketing
5 10 (3.75%) Games
6 9 (3.37%) Advertising
7 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.87%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (32.21%) Developer
2 50 (18.73%) .NET Developer
3 45 (16.85%) Architect
4 28 (10.49%) C# Developer
5 27 (10.11%) Senior Developer
6 24 (8.99%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (8.99%) Consultant
7 18 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (5.99%) Software Engineer
9 14 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (4.87%) DBA
10 13 (4.87%) Administrator
11 12 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (4.49%) Cloud Architect
12 11 (4.12%) Senior Architect
12 11 (4.12%) Analyst
12 11 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 9 (3.37%) Senior Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.37%) .NET Software Engineer
13 9 (3.37%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (49.06%) .NET
2 80 (29.96%) ASP.NET
3 77 (28.84%) HTML
4 67 (25.09%) CSS
5 58 (21.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (17.60%) AngularJS
7 46 (17.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (15.73%) .NET Framework
9 31 (11.61%) Web Services
10 29 (10.86%) XML
11 26 (9.74%) jQuery
12 24 (8.99%) HTML5
13 19 (7.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 17 (6.37%) WCF
14 17 (6.37%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (5.99%) CSS3
16 14 (5.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (4.87%) RESTful
17 13 (4.87%) XSD
17 13 (4.87%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.87%) Mobile App
2 19 (7.12%) User Experience
3 17 (6.37%) N-Tier
4 12 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.37%) iPhone
7 7 (2.62%) Open Source
7 7 (2.62%) Clustering
8 5 (1.87%) DTV
9 4 (1.50%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.50%) Derivative
10 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.12%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.12%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.12%) Statistics
10 3 (1.12%) Replication
11 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.75%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 107 (40.07%) Windows
2 31 (11.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (10.49%) Linux
4 25 (9.36%) Android
5 18 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.49%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.62%) UNIX
8 6 (2.25%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.87%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.50%) Solaris
10 4 (1.50%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.12%) CentOS
11 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (26.59%) TDD
3 69 (25.84%) MVC
4 48 (17.98%) Scrum
5 39 (14.61%) SOA
6 35 (13.11%) Migration
7 30 (11.24%) CRM
8 27 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (10.11%) BDD
9 25 (9.36%) Software Engineering
10 21 (7.87%) Analytics
11 19 (7.12%) Unit Testing
11 19 (7.12%) OO
12 18 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.74%) Enterprise Architecture
13 16 (5.99%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.99%) Data Modelling
14 15 (5.62%) TOGAF
14 15 (5.62%) OOD
14 15 (5.62%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 121 (45.32%) C#
2 102 (38.20%) SQL
3 79 (29.59%) JavaScript
4 34 (12.73%) PowerShell
5 30 (11.24%) Java
6 19 (7.12%) T-SQL
7 16 (5.99%) Ruby
8 13 (4.87%) Python
9 10 (3.75%) Scala
9 10 (3.75%) F#
10 8 (3.00%) VB
11 7 (2.62%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.25%) C
12 6 (2.25%) Perl
13 5 (1.87%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.87%) PHP
13 5 (1.87%) Dart
14 4 (1.50%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.50%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.12%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.62%) Degree
2 7 (2.62%) MCSE
3 4 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.50%) CCNA
3 4 (1.50%) MCTS
4 3 (1.12%) MCITP
4 3 (1.12%) MCP
5 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.75%) MCSA
5 2 (0.75%) CCA
5 2 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.75%) NCIE
5 2 (0.75%) VCP5
6 1 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.75%) QA
1 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (15.36%) Active Directory
2 27 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.62%) vSphere
4 14 (5.24%) Hyper-V
5 13 (4.87%) XenApp
6 10 (3.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.50%) Xen
7 4 (1.50%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.50%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (1.50%) UAG
8 3 (1.12%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.75%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.37%) vCloud
10 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.37%) Docker
10 1 (0.37%) XenServer
10 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (5.99%) SCCM
2 9 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.00%) Puppet
4 7 (2.62%) SCOM
5 4 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.12%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.75%) logstash
7 2 (0.75%) EdgeSight
7 2 (0.75%) Graphite
7 2 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.75%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.75%) StatsD
7 2 (0.75%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.37%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 127 (47.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (13.48%) VMware
3 29 (10.86%) Oracle
4 24 (8.99%) Citrix
5 13 (4.87%) Xamarin
6 12 (4.49%) Red Hat
7 11 (4.12%) HP
8 8 (3.00%) NetApp
8 8 (3.00%) Cisco
9 7 (2.62%) Google
9 7 (2.62%) Open Text
10 6 (2.25%) EPiServer
10 6 (2.25%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.87%) MapR
11 5 (1.87%) IBM
11 5 (1.87%) EMC
11 5 (1.87%) SAP
11 5 (1.87%) Cognos
12 4 (1.50%) Symantec
12 4 (1.50%) Lotus
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum £320-£330 Day Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + cash car allowance + other bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday / Bonus / Home Working
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health Care
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago