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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 189 285 287
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 123 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.17% 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.29% 8.48% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 108 47 28
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £86,500
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
755 660 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.17% 5.24% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 651 547 398
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 133 (48.54%) Microsoft
2 116 (42.34%) .NET
3 110 (40.15%) C#
4 107 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
5 99 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (35.77%) SQL
7 87 (31.75%) SQL Server
7 87 (31.75%) Windows
8 75 (27.37%) TDD
9 73 (26.64%) HTML
10 71 (25.91%) JavaScript
10 71 (25.91%) Office 365
11 70 (25.55%) ASP.NET
11 70 (25.55%) MVC
12 64 (23.36%) MS Excel
13 52 (18.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (18.61%) CSS
15 50 (18.25%) Scrum
16 49 (17.88%) Active Directory
17 48 (17.52%) NoSQL
18 45 (16.42%) MongoDB
18 45 (16.42%) AngularJS
19 43 (15.69%) jQuery
19 43 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web API
20 40 (14.60%) SharePoint
21 36 (13.14%) Azure SQL Database
22 35 (12.77%) Finance
23 33 (12.04%) VMware
24 32 (11.68%) Lync
24 32 (11.68%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 40 (14.60%) SharePoint
2 32 (11.68%) Lync
3 29 (10.58%) MS Exchange
4 22 (8.03%) Node.js
5 18 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (5.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (4.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (3.65%) Apache Spark
9 8 (2.92%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (2.92%) Apache
10 7 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (2.19%) IIS
11 6 (2.19%) CMS
12 5 (1.82%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.46%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.46%) nginx
Applications
1 64 (23.36%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.31%) MS Office
3 3 (1.09%) MS Project
3 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.36%) HipChat
4 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (5.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 107 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (25.91%) Office 365
3 20 (7.30%) IaaS
4 11 (4.01%) SaaS
4 11 (4.01%) PaaS
5 10 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (2.19%) Yammer
9 5 (1.82%) OneDrive
10 4 (1.46%) Trello
10 4 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (1.46%) Google Apps
11 3 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.73%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.73%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.73%) Datadog
12 2 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.85%) Firewall
2 24 (8.76%) DNS
3 12 (4.38%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.01%) VPN
5 10 (3.65%) SAN
6 9 (3.28%) LAN
6 9 (3.28%) WAN
7 6 (2.19%) Internet
7 6 (2.19%) Unified Communications
8 5 (1.82%) NetScaler
8 5 (1.82%) Wireless
8 5 (1.82%) SSL
8 5 (1.82%) DHCP
9 4 (1.46%) HTTP
9 4 (1.46%) MVNO
9 4 (1.46%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (1.46%) NAS
10 3 (1.09%) SSH
10 3 (1.09%) IMAP
10 3 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 48 (17.52%) NoSQL
3 45 (16.42%) MongoDB
4 36 (13.14%) Azure SQL Database
5 29 (10.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (9.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (8.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (8.03%) RavenDB
9 18 (6.57%) Big Data
10 17 (6.20%) QlikView
11 16 (5.84%) Hadoop
12 14 (5.11%) MySQL
12 14 (5.11%) Oracle Database
13 10 (3.65%) CouchDB
14 9 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (2.92%) Data Mining
16 7 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 5 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.38%) NUnit
1 12 (4.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.92%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.92%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (2.19%) TeamCity
3 6 (2.19%) JIRA
3 6 (2.19%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (2.19%) Moq
4 5 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.82%) Grunt
5 4 (1.46%) Jasmine
5 4 (1.46%) Subversion
5 4 (1.46%) Mocha
6 3 (1.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (1.09%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.09%) Maven
7 2 (0.73%) WebStorm
7 2 (0.73%) Psake
General
1 35 (12.77%) Finance
2 19 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.38%) Marketing
4 9 (3.28%) Advertising
5 4 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.46%) Electronics
5 4 (1.46%) Games
6 3 (1.09%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 98 (35.77%) Developer
2 60 (21.90%) Architect
3 49 (17.88%) .NET Developer
4 26 (9.49%) Senior Developer
5 23 (8.39%) C# Developer
6 20 (7.30%) Senior .NET Developer
7 19 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (6.93%) Consultant
7 19 (6.93%) Cloud Architect
8 17 (6.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 13 (4.74%) Technical Architect
10 12 (4.38%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.01%) Analyst
11 11 (4.01%) Office 365 Architect
12 9 (3.28%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (2.92%) Technical Manager
13 8 (2.92%) SQL DBA
13 8 (2.92%) Web Developer
13 8 (2.92%) DBA
13 8 (2.92%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (42.34%) .NET
2 73 (26.64%) HTML
3 70 (25.55%) ASP.NET
4 52 (18.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (18.61%) CSS
6 45 (16.42%) AngularJS
7 43 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 43 (15.69%) jQuery
8 32 (11.68%) HTML5
9 29 (10.58%) .NET Framework
10 21 (7.66%) Web Services
11 20 (7.30%) LINQ
11 20 (7.30%) Entity Framework
12 19 (6.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (6.57%) CSS3
13 18 (6.57%) MDX
14 16 (5.84%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (5.11%) XML
16 13 (4.74%) RESTful
17 10 (3.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.49%) Mobile App
2 19 (6.93%) User Experience
3 13 (4.74%) Private Cloud
4 11 (4.01%) N-Tier
5 10 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.92%) Clustering
7 6 (2.19%) Replication
7 6 (2.19%) Open Source
8 5 (1.82%) iPhone
8 5 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.46%) Statistics
9 4 (1.46%) DTV
10 3 (1.09%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.09%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.09%) Derivative
10 3 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 87 (31.75%) Windows
2 21 (7.66%) Android
3 19 (6.93%) Linux
4 17 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.01%) Apple iOS
7 9 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 9 (3.28%) UNIX
8 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.46%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.09%) CentOS
10 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.09%) Solaris
11 2 (0.73%) Debian
12 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (27.37%) TDD
3 70 (25.55%) MVC
4 50 (18.25%) Scrum
5 30 (10.95%) BDD
6 28 (10.22%) Migration
7 27 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (9.49%) Project Management
9 21 (7.66%) SOA
9 21 (7.66%) CRM
10 20 (7.30%) Analytics
11 19 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.84%) E-Commerce
12 16 (5.84%) OOD
12 16 (5.84%) Mobile Device Management
13 15 (5.47%) OOP
14 14 (5.11%) Web Development
15 12 (4.38%) Unit Testing
15 12 (4.38%) Web Analytics
15 12 (4.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 110 (40.15%) C#
2 98 (35.77%) SQL
3 71 (25.91%) JavaScript
4 28 (10.22%) T-SQL
5 24 (8.76%) Java
6 21 (7.66%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.11%) Python
8 13 (4.74%) Ruby
9 12 (4.38%) Scala
10 9 (3.28%) F#
11 7 (2.55%) C
12 6 (2.19%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.82%) C++
14 4 (1.46%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.09%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.09%) Perl
16 2 (0.73%) PHP
16 2 (0.73%) SPARQL
16 2 (0.73%) R
16 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.65%) Degree
3 7 (2.55%) MCSE
4 6 (2.19%) MCTS
5 5 (1.82%) CCNA
5 5 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.46%) MCP
7 3 (1.09%) CCNP
7 3 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.73%) NCIE
8 2 (0.73%) VCP5
8 2 (0.73%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.73%) CCA
8 2 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.73%) MCSA
8 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) MCITP
9 1 (0.36%) MCPD
9 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (17.88%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.57%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (3.65%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (2.55%) UAG
6 7 (2.55%) vSphere
7 6 (2.19%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.46%) XenApp
8 4 (1.46%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.73%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.73%) iptables
10 1 (0.36%) vCloud
10 1 (0.36%) Docker
10 1 (0.36%) XenServer
10 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.36%) Xen
10 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.92%) SCCM
2 8 (2.92%) SCOM
2 8 (2.92%) Puppet
3 7 (2.55%) Windows Intune
4 3 (1.09%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.09%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.73%) EdgeSight
5 2 (0.73%) Nagios
5 2 (0.73%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.73%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.36%) Graphite
6 1 (0.36%) Iperf
6 1 (0.36%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.36%) StatsD
6 1 (0.36%) logstash
Vendors
1 133 (48.54%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.04%) VMware
3 26 (9.49%) Oracle
4 14 (5.11%) Cognos
5 12 (4.38%) Citrix
5 12 (4.38%) Xamarin
6 11 (4.01%) HP
7 10 (3.65%) Google
8 8 (2.92%) Cisco
9 6 (2.19%) Facebook
10 5 (1.82%) NetApp
10 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.46%) SAP
11 4 (1.46%) hybris
12 3 (1.09%) Aruba
12 3 (1.09%) Lotus
12 3 (1.09%) Dell
12 3 (1.09%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.73%) Splunk
13 2 (0.73%) MobileIron
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Engage PSG
Salary: £58000 - £62000 per annum + 5000 flex benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £275 - £350 per day
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City, London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70 to £95k (Bonus, Car Allowance, P
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Benefits, Certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £6000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Benefits, Certifications
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City of London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Flexible Working, Perks
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City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
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City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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The Developer Portal
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
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City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
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