The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 106 212 384
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +172
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2733 1627 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.85% 1.58% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 18.66% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2308 1256 750
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
10931 8718 7171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.39% 8.46% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9260 7012 5949
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in England

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the England region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in England

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in England

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +77 1124 £60,000 +4.34% 141
South East +84 580 £50,000 +11.11% 64
East of England +59 181 £47,500 +5.55% 29
West Midlands +67 180 £50,000 +17.64% 29
North West +91 176 £42,500 - 32
Yorkshire +68 176 £44,000 -2.22% 29
South West +75 156 £42,500 +6.25% 27
East Midlands +53 101 £40,000 +18.51% 5
North East +10 26 £37,500 +16.27% 13
Midlands - 14 £48,000 - 2
Microsoft Azure
UK

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 2533 (50.68%) Microsoft
2 2006 (40.14%) .NET
3 1971 (39.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1855 (37.11%) C#
5 1716 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1648 (32.97%) SQL Server
7 1644 (32.89%) Windows
8 1389 (27.79%) SQL
9 1244 (24.89%) JavaScript
10 1223 (24.47%) ASP.NET
10 1223 (24.47%) MVC
11 977 (19.55%) VMware
12 932 (18.65%) Active Directory
13 925 (18.51%) Office 365
14 858 (17.17%) HTML
15 831 (16.63%) ASP.NET MVC
16 828 (16.57%) MS Excel
17 803 (16.07%) Web Services
18 788 (15.77%) CSS
19 753 (15.07%) Linux
20 743 (14.87%) TDD
21 719 (14.39%) VMware Infrastructure
22 706 (14.13%) Windows Server
23 698 (13.97%) AngularJS
24 660 (13.21%) DevOps
25 644 (12.89%) ASP.NET Web API
26 638 (12.77%) Scrum
27 627 (12.55%) PowerShell
28 601 (12.02%) Hyper-V
29 595 (11.90%) Software Engineering

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 510 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 332 (6.64%) Node.js
3 278 (5.56%) IIS
4 274 (5.48%) MS Exchange
5 214 (4.28%) Elasticsearch
6 210 (4.20%) Skype for Business
7 163 (3.26%) OpenStack
8 147 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 136 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
10 108 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 103 (2.06%) CMS
12 90 (1.80%) Apache
13 89 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
14 80 (1.60%) nginx
15 73 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
16 72 (1.44%) Tomcat
17 60 (1.20%) JBoss
18 57 (1.14%) Umbraco
19 56 (1.12%) Apache Spark
19 56 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 828 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 168 (3.36%) MS Office
3 26 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 26 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.24%) MS Project
7 7 (0.14%) HipChat
8 5 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.040%) GIMP
9 2 (0.040%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 159 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
5 12 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 11 (0.22%) Magento
7 9 (0.18%) Eloqua
8 8 (0.16%) Shopify
9 7 (0.14%) SAP GRC
10 6 (0.12%) FastStats PeopleStage
10 6 (0.12%) Unica
11 3 (0.060%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.040%) FastStats
12 2 (0.040%) MetaTrader
12 2 (0.040%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 1 (0.020%) BigMachines
13 1 (0.020%) Fredhopper
13 1 (0.020%) Oracle Retail
13 1 (0.020%) SDL Web 8
13 1 (0.020%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1971 (39.44%) Amazon AWS
2 925 (18.51%) Office 365
3 353 (7.06%) PaaS
4 348 (6.96%) IaaS
5 307 (6.14%) SaaS
6 244 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
7 155 (3.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 143 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 127 (2.54%) GitHub
10 125 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
11 56 (1.12%) OpenShift
12 55 (1.10%) Heroku
13 54 (1.08%) Amazon S3
14 49 (0.98%) Yammer
15 27 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
16 23 (0.46%) OneDrive
17 21 (0.42%) Force.com
18 18 (0.36%) SoftLayer
19 15 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
20 14 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 479 (9.58%) Firewall
2 347 (6.94%) DNS
3 255 (5.10%) SAN
3 255 (5.10%) TCP/IP
4 249 (4.98%) LAN
4 249 (4.98%) WAN
5 192 (3.84%) DHCP
6 188 (3.76%) VPN
7 155 (3.10%) Internet
8 128 (2.56%) HTTP
9 104 (2.08%) VoIP
10 94 (1.88%) Skype
11 91 (1.82%) Network Security
12 90 (1.80%) SSL
13 81 (1.62%) NAS
14 67 (1.34%) VLAN
15 38 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
16 35 (0.70%) HTTPS
17 34 (0.68%) Intranet
18 32 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1648 (32.97%) SQL Server
2 461 (9.22%) NoSQL
3 382 (7.64%) MongoDB
4 325 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 288 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 268 (5.36%) MySQL
7 259 (5.18%) Hadoop
8 248 (4.96%) Big Data
9 200 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 194 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 169 (3.38%) Relational Database
11 169 (3.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 157 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
12 157 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
13 152 (3.04%) Azure SQL Database
14 142 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
15 138 (2.76%) Redis
16 137 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
17 108 (2.16%) Power BI
18 89 (1.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 429 (8.58%) Git (software)
2 293 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 286 (5.72%) Visual Studio
4 244 (4.88%) TeamCity
5 227 (4.54%) Jenkins
6 148 (2.96%) JIRA
7 141 (2.82%) NUnit
8 129 (2.58%) Subversion
9 128 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 91 (1.82%) SpecFlow
11 70 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 68 (1.36%) Selenium
13 62 (1.24%) Jasmine
14 59 (1.18%) Vagrant
15 44 (0.88%) Moq
16 43 (0.86%) JUnit
17 34 (0.68%) Cucumber
18 28 (0.56%) MSTest
19 27 (0.54%) Mercurial
20 26 (0.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 567 (11.34%) Finance
2 203 (4.06%) Retail
3 185 (3.70%) Marketing
4 165 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 126 (2.52%) Banking
6 123 (2.46%) Publishing
7 92 (1.84%) Games
8 68 (1.36%) Law
9 58 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 55 (1.10%) Advertising
11 49 (0.98%) Legal
12 30 (0.60%) Back Office
13 27 (0.54%) Electronics
13 27 (0.54%) Investment Banking
14 23 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 22 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 18 (0.36%) French Language
17 15 (0.30%) Automotive
17 15 (0.30%) German Language
18 14 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1815 (36.31%) Developer
2 934 (18.69%) .NET Developer
3 799 (15.99%) C# Developer
4 712 (14.25%) Architect
5 563 (11.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 464 (9.28%) Senior Developer
7 439 (8.78%) Consultant
8 357 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 308 (6.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 293 (5.86%) Cloud Engineer
11 281 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
12 276 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 273 (5.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 240 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
15 221 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
16 206 (4.12%) Cloud Architect
17 193 (3.86%) Azure Developer
18 191 (3.82%) SQL Developer
19 179 (3.58%) Administrator
20 174 (3.48%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2006 (40.14%) .NET
2 1223 (24.47%) ASP.NET
3 858 (17.17%) HTML
4 831 (16.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 803 (16.07%) Web Services
6 788 (15.77%) CSS
7 698 (13.97%) AngularJS
8 644 (12.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 508 (10.16%) jQuery
10 473 (9.46%) .NET Framework
11 453 (9.06%) HTML5
12 377 (7.54%) WCF
13 354 (7.08%) REST
14 288 (5.76%) CSS3
15 284 (5.68%) Entity Framework
16 271 (5.42%) WPF
17 240 (4.80%) XML
18 220 (4.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 216 (4.32%) KnockoutJS
20 209 (4.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 319 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 296 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
3 240 (4.80%) Computer Science
4 200 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 193 (3.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 188 (3.76%) User Experience
7 177 (3.54%) Private Cloud
8 163 (3.26%) Visualisation
9 152 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
10 148 (2.96%) Mobile App
11 93 (1.86%) Clustering
12 92 (1.84%) Fintech
13 88 (1.76%) Replication
14 63 (1.26%) Algorithms
15 54 (1.08%) Blackberry
15 54 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
16 52 (1.04%) Mathematics
17 51 (1.02%) Management Information System
18 47 (0.94%) Data Structures
19 43 (0.86%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1644 (32.89%) Windows
2 753 (15.07%) Linux
3 706 (14.13%) Windows Server
4 316 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 300 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 206 (4.12%) Android
7 190 (3.80%) Unix
8 183 (3.66%) Apple iOS
9 159 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 129 (2.58%) Windows 10
11 124 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 116 (2.32%) Windows 7
13 83 (1.66%) Mac OS X
14 81 (1.62%) Ubuntu
15 78 (1.56%) Windows 8
16 63 (1.26%) CentOS
17 29 (0.58%) Mesosphere
18 25 (0.50%) Mac OS
19 20 (0.40%) Windows XP
20 16 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1716 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1223 (24.47%) MVC
3 743 (14.87%) TDD
4 660 (13.21%) DevOps
5 638 (12.77%) Scrum
6 595 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 534 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
8 476 (9.52%) ITIL
9 408 (8.16%) Web Development
10 384 (7.68%) Presales
11 348 (6.96%) E-Commerce
12 346 (6.92%) OO
13 307 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
14 303 (6.06%) Migration
15 289 (5.78%) Mentoring
16 280 (5.60%) CRM
17 265 (5.30%) Analytics
18 262 (5.24%) BDD
19 259 (5.18%) SOA
20 242 (4.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1855 (37.11%) C#
2 1389 (27.79%) SQL
3 1244 (24.89%) JavaScript
4 627 (12.55%) PowerShell
5 540 (10.80%) Java
6 323 (6.46%) Python
7 264 (5.28%) T-SQL
8 258 (5.16%) Ruby
9 172 (3.44%) Bash Shell
10 145 (2.90%) C++
11 140 (2.80%) Perl
12 136 (2.72%) PHP
13 118 (2.36%) VB.NET
14 94 (1.88%) Objective-C
15 84 (1.68%) C
16 82 (1.64%) TypeScript
17 65 (1.30%) F#
18 63 (1.26%) Scala
19 56 (1.12%) VB
20 53 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 426 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 395 (7.90%) Degree
3 270 (5.40%) MCSE
4 133 (2.66%) Security Cleared
5 127 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
6 105 (2.10%) MCSA
7 99 (1.98%) SC Cleared
8 95 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 79 (1.58%) MCITP
10 75 (1.50%) CCNA
11 68 (1.36%) ISEB
12 61 (1.22%) CCNP
12 61 (1.22%) MCP
13 49 (0.98%) PMI Certification
14 47 (0.94%) MCSD
15 44 (0.88%) PMP
16 37 (0.74%) CCIE
17 35 (0.70%) CISSP
18 34 (0.68%) PhD
19 27 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (3.18%) QA
2 121 (2.42%) SLA
3 43 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 42 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (0.62%) Data Quality
6 20 (0.40%) COBIT
7 10 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.040%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.040%) TickIT
9 1 (0.020%) COSO
System Software
1 932 (18.65%) Active Directory
2 719 (14.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 601 (12.02%) Hyper-V
4 307 (6.14%) Docker
5 165 (3.30%) vSphere
6 131 (2.62%) vCloud
7 79 (1.58%) XenApp
8 40 (0.80%) Terminal Services
9 32 (0.64%) VirtualBox
10 30 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
10 30 (0.60%) Xen
11 28 (0.56%) BitLocker
11 28 (0.56%) KVM
12 27 (0.54%) XenDesktop
13 21 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
14 20 (0.40%) NFS
14 20 (0.40%) VMware ESX
14 20 (0.40%) XenServer
15 12 (0.24%) HDFS
16 9 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 379 (7.58%) Puppet
2 346 (6.92%) Opscode Chef
3 272 (5.44%) SCCM
4 217 (4.34%) Ansible
5 152 (3.04%) SCOM
6 106 (2.12%) SCVMM
7 93 (1.86%) Salt
8 89 (1.78%) Nagios
9 81 (1.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 78 (1.56%) Kibana
11 77 (1.54%) Windows Intune
12 63 (1.26%) Grafana
13 51 (1.02%) FortiGate
14 47 (0.94%) Graphite
15 43 (0.86%) logstash
16 39 (0.78%) Cacti
16 39 (0.78%) Opsview
17 37 (0.74%) WMI
18 33 (0.66%) Mesos
18 33 (0.66%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2533 (50.68%) Microsoft
2 977 (19.55%) VMware
3 466 (9.32%) Cisco
4 385 (7.70%) Oracle
5 284 (5.68%) Google
6 272 (5.44%) Citrix
7 271 (5.42%) HP
8 204 (4.08%) Red Hat
9 195 (3.90%) NetApp
10 135 (2.70%) Apple
11 131 (2.62%) Dell
12 116 (2.32%) IBM
13 107 (2.14%) EMC
14 100 (2.00%) F5
15 97 (1.94%) Sitecore
16 91 (1.82%) CheckPoint
17 88 (1.76%) Juniper
18 85 (1.70%) SAP
19 80 (1.60%) Rackspace
20 69 (1.38%) Splunk
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Recann
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + holiday, insurance, health,
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Car Allow £6k + Bonus 17% + 15% Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: 18 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus & Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
ARM Information Technology
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Cielo Talent - Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
e-resourcing Limited
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday