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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
UK / England
Rank 67 145 233
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +88
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 3445 2088 1329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.37% 2.27% 1.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.54% 22.11% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2970 1844 1106
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £71,150
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%

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
10586 9443 7208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.43% 10.28% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8945 8101 5911
Median salary £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +102 1484 £60,000 +4.34% 208
South East +93 843 £50,000 - 100
North West +58 237 £47,500 +5.55% 48
West Midlands +63 217 £45,000 -4.25% 32
East of England +54 217 £46,924 -1.21% 27
South West +56 185 £44,317 -6.70% 28
Yorkshire -4 152 £46,000 +2.22% 34
East Midlands +10 90 £45,000 +2.65% 10
North East 0 32 £40,000 -8.57% 8
Microsoft Azure
UK

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 3475 (51.59%) Microsoft
2 3003 (44.58%) Amazon AWS
3 2568 (38.12%) .NET
4 2509 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2493 (37.01%) C#
6 2225 (33.03%) SQL Server
7 2090 (31.03%) Windows
8 1979 (29.38%) SQL
9 1582 (23.49%) MVC
10 1517 (22.52%) ASP.NET
11 1450 (21.53%) JavaScript
12 1354 (20.10%) VMware
13 1184 (17.58%) Active Directory
14 1181 (17.53%) MS Excel
15 1179 (17.50%) HTML
16 1154 (17.13%) AngularJS
17 1142 (16.95%) Office 365
18 1140 (16.92%) DevOps
19 1125 (16.70%) TDD
20 1098 (16.30%) Windows Server
21 1045 (15.51%) ASP.NET MVC
22 1036 (15.38%) Finance
23 994 (14.76%) PowerShell
24 969 (14.39%) Linux
25 959 (14.24%) CSS
26 946 (14.04%) Web Services
27 881 (13.08%) ASP.NET Web API
28 875 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
29 864 (12.83%) Scrum
30 779 (11.56%) .NET Framework

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
1 526 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 484 (7.19%) IIS
3 423 (6.28%) Elasticsearch
4 422 (6.26%) MS Exchange
5 245 (3.64%) Skype for Business
6 208 (3.09%) OpenStack
7 199 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 184 (2.73%) Apache
9 179 (2.66%) Tomcat
10 174 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 164 (2.43%) Apache Spark
12 150 (2.23%) CMS
13 120 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
14 108 (1.60%) Apache Solr
15 101 (1.50%) JBoss
16 91 (1.35%) nginx
16 91 (1.35%) Umbraco
17 85 (1.26%) WebSphere
18 80 (1.19%) Confluence
19 79 (1.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1181 (17.53%) MS Excel
2 265 (3.93%) MS Office
3 30 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.30%) MS Project
5 20 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 14 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.15%) GIMP
8 7 (0.10%) InDesign
9 6 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.089%) MicroStation
10 5 (0.074%) HipChat
11 3 (0.045%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.045%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.015%) SPSS
12 1 (0.015%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 169 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (0.25%) Sentinel
5 15 (0.22%) SAP GRC
6 13 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 11 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (0.16%) SAP CRM
8 10 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.10%) OpenText MBPM
10 6 (0.089%) SAP HR
11 5 (0.074%) BusinessWorks
11 5 (0.074%) Eloqua
12 4 (0.059%) assyst
12 4 (0.059%) Payment Gateway
13 3 (0.045%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 3 (0.045%) Magento
13 3 (0.045%) Temenos T24
14 2 (0.030%) Oracle Applications
14 2 (0.030%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3003 (44.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1142 (16.95%) Office 365
3 580 (8.61%) PaaS
4 523 (7.76%) IaaS
5 451 (6.70%) SaaS
6 303 (4.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 280 (4.16%) Cloud Computing
8 191 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
9 190 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
10 84 (1.25%) Amazon S3
10 84 (1.25%) GitHub
11 64 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
12 60 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
13 59 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
14 51 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 50 (0.74%) CloudBees
16 44 (0.65%) Heroku
17 42 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 35 (0.52%) SoftLayer
19 29 (0.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 444 (6.59%) Firewall
2 379 (5.63%) DNS
3 320 (4.75%) SAN
4 249 (3.70%) DHCP
5 232 (3.44%) LAN
6 228 (3.38%) WAN
7 219 (3.25%) VPN
8 171 (2.54%) TCP/IP
9 167 (2.48%) Skype
10 152 (2.26%) Internet
11 107 (1.59%) VoIP
12 92 (1.37%) Network Security
13 88 (1.31%) NAS
14 87 (1.29%) HTTP
15 82 (1.22%) VLAN
16 81 (1.20%) LDAP
17 70 (1.04%) Kerberos
18 65 (0.96%) iSCSI
19 63 (0.94%) Wireless
20 59 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2225 (33.03%) SQL Server
2 539 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 535 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 451 (6.70%) Big Data
5 391 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 385 (5.72%) Data Warehouse
7 352 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 331 (4.91%) Azure SQL Database
9 327 (4.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 312 (4.63%) MySQL
11 281 (4.17%) Hadoop
12 272 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 272 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 267 (3.96%) Redis
14 246 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
15 236 (3.50%) Power BI
16 200 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
17 165 (2.45%) Relational Database
18 130 (1.93%) SQL Server 2016
19 124 (1.84%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 699 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 474 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 454 (6.74%) TeamCity
4 441 (6.55%) Visual Studio
5 432 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 322 (4.78%) JIRA
7 298 (4.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 229 (3.40%) Subversion
9 176 (2.61%) Selenium
10 167 (2.48%) NUnit
11 156 (2.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 120 (1.78%) Vagrant
13 89 (1.32%) Moq
14 65 (0.96%) SpecFlow
15 57 (0.85%) MSTest
16 56 (0.83%) GoCD
17 51 (0.76%) Travis CI
18 50 (0.74%) Maven
19 49 (0.73%) ClearCase
19 49 (0.73%) HP UFT
General
1 1036 (15.38%) Finance
2 381 (5.66%) Retail
3 249 (3.70%) Banking
4 192 (2.85%) Legal
5 170 (2.52%) Marketing
6 165 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 135 (2.00%) Advertising
8 109 (1.62%) Publishing
9 91 (1.35%) Games
10 90 (1.34%) Law
11 80 (1.19%) Manufacturing
12 67 (0.99%) Electronics
13 53 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
14 37 (0.55%) Local Government
15 34 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 29 (0.43%) Back Office
17 26 (0.39%) Front Office
18 17 (0.25%) Automotive
19 14 (0.21%) Billing
20 13 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2341 (34.75%) Developer
2 1346 (19.98%) .NET Developer
3 1021 (15.16%) C# Developer
4 1013 (15.04%) Architect
5 753 (11.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 577 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 493 (7.32%) Consultant
8 425 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 401 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
10 357 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
11 345 (5.12%) Cloud Architect
12 339 (5.03%) Senior .NET Developer
13 315 (4.68%) Software Developer
14 309 (4.59%) ASP.NET Developer
15 283 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 279 (4.14%) Senior C# Developer
17 274 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 250 (3.71%) Administrator
19 236 (3.50%) Cloud Engineer
20 223 (3.31%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2568 (38.12%) .NET
2 1517 (22.52%) ASP.NET
3 1179 (17.50%) HTML
4 1154 (17.13%) AngularJS
5 1045 (15.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 959 (14.24%) CSS
7 946 (14.04%) Web Services
8 881 (13.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 779 (11.56%) .NET Framework
10 552 (8.19%) Entity Framework
11 541 (8.03%) HTML5
12 501 (7.44%) jQuery
13 496 (7.36%) WCF
14 412 (6.12%) REST
15 364 (5.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 358 (5.31%) KnockoutJS
17 341 (5.06%) RESTful
18 317 (4.71%) Node.js
19 284 (4.22%) WPF
20 263 (3.90%) React
Miscellaneous
1 592 (8.79%) Data Centre
2 430 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 338 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 314 (4.66%) Public Cloud
5 242 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
6 237 (3.52%) User Experience
7 218 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
8 190 (2.82%) Mobile App
9 186 (2.76%) Private Cloud
10 140 (2.08%) Fintech
11 139 (2.06%) Clustering
12 137 (2.03%) Management Information System
13 136 (2.02%) Visualisation
14 100 (1.48%) Replication
15 85 (1.26%) PKI
16 82 (1.22%) Blog
17 79 (1.17%) Mathematics
18 76 (1.13%) Data Integration
19 66 (0.98%) Algorithms
20 60 (0.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2090 (31.03%) Windows
2 1098 (16.30%) Windows Server
3 969 (14.39%) Linux
4 567 (8.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 374 (5.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 218 (3.24%) Unix
7 194 (2.88%) Windows 10
8 184 (2.73%) Android
9 172 (2.55%) Windows 7
10 166 (2.46%) Apple iOS
11 125 (1.86%) Windows 8
12 103 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 101 (1.50%) CentOS
14 92 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 70 (1.04%) Mac OS X
16 68 (1.01%) Ubuntu
17 59 (0.88%) CoreOS
18 34 (0.50%) VMS
19 26 (0.39%) Solaris
20 18 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2509 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1582 (23.49%) MVC
3 1140 (16.92%) DevOps
4 1125 (16.70%) TDD
5 864 (12.83%) Scrum
6 713 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
7 616 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
8 607 (9.01%) ITIL
9 554 (8.22%) Software Engineering
10 530 (7.87%) Presales
11 508 (7.54%) Web Development
12 492 (7.30%) Migration
13 429 (6.37%) OO
14 382 (5.67%) Mentoring
15 376 (5.58%) E-Commerce
16 368 (5.46%) SDLC
17 365 (5.42%) Analytics
18 359 (5.33%) Unit Testing
19 355 (5.27%) BDD
20 352 (5.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2493 (37.01%) C#
2 1979 (29.38%) SQL
3 1450 (21.53%) JavaScript
4 994 (14.76%) PowerShell
5 644 (9.56%) Java
6 604 (8.97%) Python
7 434 (6.44%) T-SQL
8 414 (6.15%) Ruby
9 315 (4.68%) Bash Shell
10 189 (2.81%) Perl
11 162 (2.40%) C
12 147 (2.18%) TypeScript
13 145 (2.15%) PHP
14 134 (1.99%) F#
15 124 (1.84%) Scala
16 90 (1.34%) Go
17 86 (1.28%) C++
18 74 (1.10%) VB.NET
19 70 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 70 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 714 (10.60%) Degree
2 513 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 302 (4.48%) MCSE
4 193 (2.87%) Security Cleared
5 174 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
6 161 (2.39%) MCSA
7 124 (1.84%) CCNA
8 117 (1.74%) SC Cleared
9 115 (1.71%) ISEB
10 103 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 99 (1.47%) PMI Certification
12 91 (1.35%) MCP
13 76 (1.13%) PMP
14 66 (0.98%) MCITP
15 57 (0.85%) CCNP
16 56 (0.83%) AWS Certification
17 43 (0.64%) CISSP
18 33 (0.49%) CISM
18 33 (0.49%) VCDX
19 30 (0.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (3.86%) QA
2 157 (2.33%) SLA
3 69 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 66 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 43 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 36 (0.53%) GCP
7 18 (0.27%) COBIT
7 18 (0.27%) SDET
8 17 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 13 (0.19%) ISO 14001
10 7 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.074%) EMIR
11 5 (0.074%) MiFID
12 4 (0.059%) ISO27002
13 3 (0.045%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 1 (0.015%) SAS 70
15 1 (0.015%) SSAE 16
15 1 (0.015%) UCITS
System Software
1 1184 (17.58%) Active Directory
2 875 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 704 (10.45%) Hyper-V
4 472 (7.01%) Docker
5 207 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
6 189 (2.81%) vSphere
7 98 (1.45%) vCloud
8 89 (1.32%) XenApp
9 69 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
10 62 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
11 40 (0.59%) Firmware
11 40 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 35 (0.52%) NFS
13 29 (0.43%) VMware ESX
13 29 (0.43%) XenServer
14 27 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
15 26 (0.39%) HDFS
16 22 (0.33%) Apache Flume
17 20 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
18 19 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 757 (11.24%) Puppet
2 696 (10.33%) Opscode Chef
3 480 (7.13%) Ansible
4 360 (5.34%) SCCM
5 193 (2.87%) Kibana
6 180 (2.67%) SCOM
7 121 (1.80%) Nagios
8 107 (1.59%) SCVMM
9 92 (1.37%) WSUS
10 89 (1.32%) Salt
11 85 (1.26%) Kubernetes
12 83 (1.23%) Graphite
12 83 (1.23%) logstash
13 74 (1.10%) Terraform
14 53 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 47 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
16 46 (0.68%) vRealize
17 40 (0.59%) NetBackup
18 37 (0.55%) SCOrch
19 36 (0.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3475 (51.59%) Microsoft
2 1354 (20.10%) VMware
3 548 (8.14%) Cisco
4 470 (6.98%) Google
5 445 (6.61%) Oracle
6 410 (6.09%) Citrix
7 329 (4.88%) HP
8 219 (3.25%) NetApp
9 176 (2.61%) Tableau
10 172 (2.55%) EMC
11 159 (2.36%) IBM
12 149 (2.21%) Red Hat
13 133 (1.97%) Juniper
14 125 (1.86%) Dell
15 113 (1.68%) SAP
16 100 (1.48%) CheckPoint
17 94 (1.40%) SolarWinds
18 92 (1.37%) Xamarin
19 85 (1.26%) New Relic
20 84 (1.25%) Rackspace
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Modis International
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits+Perks
Posted: 16 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
University of London
Salary: £50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus to 10% + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
North London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50 - 60k + bonus, 5% Pension, 25 days, flexi time, shares and more!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and Bonus avail
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + 5600 car allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago