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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 78 179 309
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +130
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 3262 1882 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.62% 1.86% 0.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.99% 20.35% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2715 1638 717
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
11254 9248 7391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.50% 9.15% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9500 7693 5877
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +110 1430 £60,250 +4.78% 172
South East +112 687 £50,000 +11.11% 86
West Midlands +40 236 £46,500 +9.41% 23
North West +65 223 £44,500 +4.70% 44
East of England +39 188 £47,500 +5.55% 41
South West +30 180 £42,500 +1.19% 30
Yorkshire +51 171 £47,500 +5.55% 30
East Midlands +39 105 £40,000 +8.84% 7
North East +8 18 £37,500 - 4
Midlands - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
UK

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 3014 (49.84%) Microsoft
2 2604 (43.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2305 (38.12%) .NET
4 2214 (36.61%) C#
5 2038 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1845 (30.51%) Windows
7 1811 (29.95%) SQL Server
8 1594 (26.36%) SQL
9 1462 (24.18%) MVC
10 1393 (23.04%) JavaScript
11 1362 (22.52%) ASP.NET
12 1290 (21.33%) VMware
13 1186 (19.61%) Active Directory
14 1104 (18.26%) Office 365
15 1060 (17.53%) MS Excel
16 1012 (16.74%) HTML
17 968 (16.01%) AngularJS
18 958 (15.84%) DevOps
19 949 (15.69%) TDD
20 911 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
20 911 (15.07%) Windows Server
21 906 (14.98%) VMware Infrastructure
22 884 (14.62%) Linux
23 850 (14.06%) PowerShell
24 846 (13.99%) CSS
25 827 (13.68%) Web Services
26 806 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
27 786 (13.00%) Finance
28 716 (11.84%) Hyper-V
29 690 (11.41%) Scrum

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
1 573 (9.48%) SharePoint
2 408 (6.75%) MS Exchange
3 398 (6.58%) IIS
4 316 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
5 204 (3.37%) Skype for Business
6 197 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 172 (2.84%) Apache
7 172 (2.84%) OpenStack
8 163 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 150 (2.48%) CMS
10 113 (1.87%) Apache Spark
11 110 (1.82%) Tomcat
12 106 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
12 106 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
13 90 (1.49%) Umbraco
14 87 (1.44%) nginx
15 84 (1.39%) JBoss
16 72 (1.19%) Confluence
17 70 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
18 54 (0.89%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1060 (17.53%) MS Excel
2 202 (3.34%) MS Office
3 32 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.31%) HipChat
4 19 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.12%) MS Project
7 3 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.050%) InDesign
8 2 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.033%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.017%) GIMP
9 1 (0.017%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.017%) Pixate
9 1 (0.017%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 193 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 26 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 21 (0.35%) SAP GRC
5 17 (0.28%) SAP ERP
6 15 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
6 15 (0.25%) Sentinel
7 13 (0.21%) Eloqua
8 9 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.12%) SAP HR
10 6 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.099%) Magento
11 5 (0.083%) assyst
11 5 (0.083%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 5 (0.083%) Payment Gateway
11 5 (0.083%) thinkFolio
11 5 (0.083%) Unica
12 3 (0.050%) HFM
13 2 (0.033%) CODA-Financials
13 2 (0.033%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2604 (43.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1104 (18.26%) Office 365
3 574 (9.49%) PaaS
4 552 (9.13%) IaaS
5 485 (8.02%) SaaS
6 334 (5.52%) Cloud Computing
7 219 (3.62%) Azure Active Directory
8 216 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
9 209 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 136 (2.25%) GitHub
11 89 (1.47%) Amazon S3
12 69 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
13 53 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
14 47 (0.78%) Heroku
14 47 (0.78%) OpenShift
15 46 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
16 43 (0.71%) OneDrive
16 43 (0.71%) Yammer
17 35 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 33 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 414 (6.85%) Firewall
2 400 (6.61%) DNS
3 308 (5.09%) SAN
4 268 (4.43%) LAN
5 256 (4.23%) WAN
6 231 (3.82%) VPN
7 224 (3.70%) DHCP
8 187 (3.09%) TCP/IP
9 141 (2.33%) VoIP
10 114 (1.89%) Skype
11 108 (1.79%) Internet
12 103 (1.70%) Network Security
13 93 (1.54%) NAS
14 89 (1.47%) HTTP
15 80 (1.32%) Wireless
16 63 (1.04%) MPLS
17 58 (0.96%) VLAN
18 52 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
19 49 (0.81%) SSL
19 49 (0.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1811 (29.95%) SQL Server
2 437 (7.23%) NoSQL
3 396 (6.55%) MongoDB
4 293 (4.85%) Big Data
5 284 (4.70%) MySQL
6 258 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 256 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
8 255 (4.22%) Azure SQL Database
9 252 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 248 (4.10%) Hadoop
11 224 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
12 203 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 201 (3.32%) Redis
14 195 (3.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 168 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
16 160 (2.65%) Relational Database
17 148 (2.45%) Power BI
18 123 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
19 102 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
20 88 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 613 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 384 (6.35%) Visual Studio
3 377 (6.23%) Jenkins
4 354 (5.85%) TeamCity
5 302 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 243 (4.02%) JIRA
7 213 (3.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 193 (3.19%) Subversion
9 170 (2.81%) NUnit
10 119 (1.97%) Selenium
11 105 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 103 (1.70%) Vagrant
13 99 (1.64%) SpecFlow
14 76 (1.26%) Bitbucket
15 62 (1.03%) Moq
16 50 (0.83%) Maven
16 50 (0.83%) MSTest
17 45 (0.74%) Cucumber
18 44 (0.73%) Jasmine
19 31 (0.51%) Mercurial
General
1 786 (13.00%) Finance
2 254 (4.20%) Retail
3 204 (3.37%) Marketing
4 190 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 135 (2.23%) Legal
6 133 (2.20%) Banking
7 124 (2.05%) Law
8 100 (1.65%) Advertising
9 98 (1.62%) Games
9 98 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 90 (1.49%) Publishing
11 68 (1.12%) Electronics
12 54 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 41 (0.68%) Back Office
13 41 (0.68%) Investment Banking
14 35 (0.58%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.41%) Automotive
16 24 (0.40%) Local Government
17 20 (0.33%) French Language
18 17 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2046 (33.83%) Developer
2 1165 (19.27%) .NET Developer
3 983 (16.26%) C# Developer
4 933 (15.43%) Architect
5 726 (12.01%) C# .NET Developer
6 519 (8.58%) Senior Developer
7 515 (8.52%) Consultant
8 423 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 379 (6.27%) ASP.NET Developer
10 374 (6.18%) DevOps Engineer
11 368 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
12 317 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 309 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 301 (4.98%) Cloud Architect
15 297 (4.91%) Senior .NET Developer
16 287 (4.75%) Senior C# Developer
17 250 (4.13%) Software Developer
18 241 (3.99%) Administrator
19 235 (3.89%) Cloud Engineer
20 207 (3.42%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2305 (38.12%) .NET
2 1362 (22.52%) ASP.NET
3 1012 (16.74%) HTML
4 968 (16.01%) AngularJS
5 911 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 846 (13.99%) CSS
7 827 (13.68%) Web Services
8 806 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 659 (10.90%) .NET Framework
10 492 (8.14%) jQuery
11 462 (7.64%) WCF
12 441 (7.29%) Entity Framework
13 419 (6.93%) HTML5
14 300 (4.96%) REST
15 299 (4.94%) Node.js
16 270 (4.47%) KnockoutJS
17 269 (4.45%) RESTful
18 267 (4.42%) WPF
19 264 (4.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 252 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 510 (8.43%) Data Centre
2 331 (5.47%) Computer Science
3 309 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 282 (4.66%) Public Cloud
5 247 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 195 (3.22%) Private Cloud
6 195 (3.22%) User Experience
7 185 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 182 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
9 156 (2.58%) Visualisation
10 102 (1.69%) Management Information System
11 94 (1.55%) Fintech
12 93 (1.54%) Replication
13 81 (1.34%) Clustering
14 77 (1.27%) Mathematics
15 65 (1.07%) Algorithms
16 58 (0.96%) CMDB
17 55 (0.91%) Blackberry
18 46 (0.76%) iPad
19 44 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1845 (30.51%) Windows
2 911 (15.07%) Windows Server
3 884 (14.62%) Linux
4 431 (7.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 335 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 179 (2.96%) Unix
7 157 (2.60%) Windows 10
8 154 (2.55%) Android
9 132 (2.18%) Apple iOS
10 129 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 128 (2.12%) Windows 7
12 102 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 98 (1.62%) CentOS
14 83 (1.37%) Windows 8
15 78 (1.29%) Ubuntu
16 64 (1.06%) Mac OS X
17 44 (0.73%) VMS
18 29 (0.48%) Solaris
19 22 (0.36%) Debian
20 14 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2038 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1462 (24.18%) MVC
3 958 (15.84%) DevOps
4 949 (15.69%) TDD
5 690 (11.41%) Scrum
6 609 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
7 553 (9.15%) ITIL
8 535 (8.85%) Software Engineering
9 526 (8.70%) Presales
10 427 (7.06%) Web Development
11 426 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
12 420 (6.95%) Migration
13 380 (6.28%) OO
14 340 (5.62%) BDD
15 337 (5.57%) CRM
16 330 (5.46%) Analytics
17 320 (5.29%) E-Commerce
18 309 (5.11%) Mentoring
19 295 (4.88%) Open Source
20 276 (4.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2214 (36.61%) C#
2 1594 (26.36%) SQL
3 1393 (23.04%) JavaScript
4 850 (14.06%) PowerShell
5 599 (9.91%) Java
6 467 (7.72%) Python
7 345 (5.71%) Ruby
8 284 (4.70%) T-SQL
9 200 (3.31%) Bash Shell
10 160 (2.65%) PHP
11 153 (2.53%) Perl
12 135 (2.23%) C
13 114 (1.89%) TypeScript
14 109 (1.80%) C++
14 109 (1.80%) Scala
15 104 (1.72%) F#
16 99 (1.64%) VB.NET
17 85 (1.41%) R
18 38 (0.63%) Shell Script
19 37 (0.61%) Go
Qualifications
1 666 (11.01%) Degree
2 466 (7.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 276 (4.56%) MCSE
4 186 (3.08%) Security Cleared
5 133 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 117 (1.93%) ISEB
7 104 (1.72%) CCNA
8 103 (1.70%) MCSA
9 102 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 98 (1.62%) PMI Certification
11 90 (1.49%) SC Cleared
12 82 (1.36%) MCITP
13 80 (1.32%) PMP
14 63 (1.04%) MCP
15 38 (0.63%) CCNP
15 38 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
16 34 (0.56%) CISSP
16 34 (0.56%) PhD
17 27 (0.45%) AWS Certification
18 24 (0.40%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (3.21%) QA
2 130 (2.15%) SLA
3 83 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 41 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.26%) GCP
7 15 (0.25%) COBIT
8 10 (0.17%) ISO 14001
8 10 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.12%) ISO27002
10 4 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.066%) SDET
11 3 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.050%) SAS 70
11 3 (0.050%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.017%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.017%) COSO
12 1 (0.017%) DICOM
12 1 (0.017%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1186 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 906 (14.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 716 (11.84%) Hyper-V
4 341 (5.64%) Docker
5 267 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
6 168 (2.78%) vSphere
7 102 (1.69%) vCloud
8 83 (1.37%) XenApp
9 60 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
10 52 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
11 51 (0.84%) KVM
12 41 (0.68%) XenDesktop
13 40 (0.66%) XenServer
14 34 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 30 (0.50%) Firmware
16 29 (0.48%) VirtualBox
17 28 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
18 27 (0.45%) VMware ESX
19 18 (0.30%) NFS
20 17 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 639 (10.57%) Puppet
2 552 (9.13%) Opscode Chef
3 381 (6.30%) SCCM
4 305 (5.04%) Ansible
5 156 (2.58%) SCVMM
6 130 (2.15%) SCOM
7 105 (1.74%) Kibana
8 80 (1.32%) Salt
9 66 (1.09%) vRealize
10 51 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
10 51 (0.84%) WSUS
11 48 (0.79%) logstash
12 46 (0.76%) Packer
12 46 (0.76%) Terraform
13 42 (0.69%) Grafana
14 41 (0.68%) SCOrch
15 38 (0.63%) AirWatch
16 37 (0.61%) Graphite
17 36 (0.60%) Kubernetes
17 36 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3014 (49.84%) Microsoft
2 1290 (21.33%) VMware
3 530 (8.76%) Cisco
4 436 (7.21%) Google
5 375 (6.20%) Citrix
6 330 (5.46%) Oracle
7 294 (4.86%) HP
8 214 (3.54%) NetApp
9 174 (2.88%) IBM
10 173 (2.86%) EMC
11 160 (2.65%) Red Hat
12 128 (2.12%) Dell
13 115 (1.90%) Tableau
14 113 (1.87%) Juniper
15 100 (1.65%) Splunk
16 99 (1.64%) Sitecore
17 98 (1.62%) Xamarin
18 93 (1.54%) CheckPoint
19 89 (1.47%) Rackspace
19 89 (1.47%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + equity
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-60K DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Salalry plus 10% bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k depending on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + overtime + 5k benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Hiring People
Salary: £45k - 75k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago