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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
UK / England
Rank 65 125 216
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +91
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 3565 2391 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.53% 2.50% 1.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.57% 23.19% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3053 2071 1206
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 £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
10946 10310 7880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.91% 10.79% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9219 8736 6420
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,635 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +88 1515 £60,000 +4.34% 223
South East +75 851 £50,000 - 99
North West +34 269 £47,500 +5.55% 47
East of England +38 225 £46,924 +4.27% 36
West Midlands +70 208 £45,000 - 41
South West +67 203 £42,500 -6.59% 32
Yorkshire +25 185 £45,000 - 35
East Midlands -12 80 £42,500 +6.25% 21
North East +10 44 £32,500 -25.71% 18
Microsoft Azure
UK

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 3674 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 3124 (43.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2698 (37.98%) .NET
4 2676 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2593 (36.51%) C#
6 2475 (34.84%) SQL Server
7 2212 (31.14%) SQL
8 2194 (30.89%) Windows
9 1616 (22.75%) MVC
10 1592 (22.41%) ASP.NET
11 1458 (20.53%) JavaScript
12 1395 (19.64%) VMware
13 1268 (17.85%) MS Excel
14 1256 (17.68%) Office 365
15 1252 (17.63%) Active Directory
16 1226 (17.26%) DevOps
17 1225 (17.25%) HTML
18 1207 (16.99%) AngularJS
19 1189 (16.74%) Windows Server
20 1182 (16.64%) TDD
21 1142 (16.08%) Finance
22 1071 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
23 993 (13.98%) CSS
24 989 (13.92%) PowerShell
25 982 (13.83%) Web Services
26 963 (13.56%) Linux
27 960 (13.52%) Scrum
28 916 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
29 875 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
30 804 (11.32%) .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
1 555 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 525 (7.39%) IIS
3 456 (6.42%) MS Exchange
4 424 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
5 249 (3.51%) Skype for Business
6 224 (3.15%) OpenStack
7 213 (3.00%) Tomcat
8 208 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 186 (2.62%) Apache Spark
10 181 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 168 (2.37%) Apache
12 166 (2.34%) CMS
13 128 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
14 119 (1.68%) Apache Solr
15 116 (1.63%) JBoss
16 112 (1.58%) WebSphere
17 110 (1.55%) WebLogic
18 103 (1.45%) Jetty
19 96 (1.35%) Confluence
20 89 (1.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1268 (17.85%) MS Excel
2 295 (4.15%) MS Office
3 29 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (0.34%) MS Project
6 21 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 10 (0.14%) GIMP
9 8 (0.11%) HipChat
10 7 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.099%) InDesign
10 7 (0.099%) MicroStation
11 3 (0.042%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.042%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.042%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.014%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.014%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 159 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (0.20%) SAP CRM
6 12 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 11 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 11 (0.15%) Sentinel
8 9 (0.13%) SAP GRC
8 9 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
9 7 (0.099%) OpenText MBPM
10 4 (0.056%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.042%) assyst
11 3 (0.042%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.042%) Eloqua
11 3 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.042%) SAP MDG
11 3 (0.042%) SAP MDM
11 3 (0.042%) Temenos T24
12 2 (0.028%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3124 (43.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1256 (17.68%) Office 365
3 570 (8.02%) PaaS
4 513 (7.22%) IaaS
5 452 (6.36%) SaaS
6 342 (4.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 326 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
8 172 (2.42%) Azure Active Directory
9 163 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
10 96 (1.35%) GitHub
11 71 (1.00%) Amazon S3
12 63 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
13 62 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
14 60 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
15 59 (0.83%) CloudBees
16 52 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 46 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 41 (0.58%) Heroku
19 38 (0.53%) SoftLayer
20 27 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 485 (6.83%) Firewall
2 414 (5.83%) DNS
3 303 (4.27%) SAN
4 270 (3.80%) DHCP
5 258 (3.63%) LAN
6 251 (3.53%) WAN
7 239 (3.36%) VPN
8 192 (2.70%) TCP/IP
9 174 (2.45%) Internet
10 161 (2.27%) Skype
11 110 (1.55%) Network Security
12 106 (1.49%) VoIP
13 98 (1.38%) HTTP
13 98 (1.38%) NAS
14 97 (1.37%) VLAN
15 90 (1.27%) LDAP
16 73 (1.03%) Kerberos
16 73 (1.03%) Wireless
17 69 (0.97%) iSCSI
18 64 (0.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2475 (34.84%) SQL Server
2 591 (8.32%) MongoDB
3 579 (8.15%) NoSQL
4 501 (7.05%) Big Data
5 459 (6.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 436 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
7 402 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 356 (5.01%) MySQL
9 355 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 323 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
11 321 (4.52%) Hadoop
12 311 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 308 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 308 (4.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 286 (4.03%) Power BI
15 272 (3.83%) Redis
16 221 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
17 184 (2.59%) SQL Server 2016
18 178 (2.51%) Relational Database
19 136 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 712 (10.02%) Git (software)
2 490 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 475 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 474 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 460 (6.48%) Jenkins
6 345 (4.86%) JIRA
7 309 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
8 209 (2.94%) Subversion
9 189 (2.66%) Selenium
10 167 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 161 (2.27%) NUnit
12 130 (1.83%) Vagrant
13 82 (1.15%) Moq
14 75 (1.06%) GoCD
15 70 (0.99%) SpecFlow
16 58 (0.82%) ClearCase
16 58 (0.82%) HP UFT
17 52 (0.73%) Hudson
17 52 (0.73%) Maven
18 48 (0.68%) Travis CI
General
1 1142 (16.08%) Finance
2 424 (5.97%) Retail
3 298 (4.20%) Banking
4 208 (2.93%) Legal
5 157 (2.21%) Marketing
6 152 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 126 (1.77%) Advertising
8 121 (1.70%) Publishing
9 94 (1.32%) Games
10 85 (1.20%) Manufacturing
11 71 (1.00%) Law
12 61 (0.86%) Electronics
13 53 (0.75%) Local Government
14 52 (0.73%) Investment Banking
15 48 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 28 (0.39%) Back Office
17 24 (0.34%) Financial Institution
18 21 (0.30%) Front Office
19 19 (0.27%) Billing
20 16 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2501 (35.21%) Developer
2 1374 (19.34%) .NET Developer
3 1040 (14.64%) Architect
4 1011 (14.23%) C# Developer
5 717 (10.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 636 (8.95%) Senior Developer
7 479 (6.74%) Consultant
8 422 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 409 (5.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 365 (5.14%) Cloud Architect
11 364 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
12 349 (4.91%) Senior .NET Developer
13 323 (4.55%) Software Developer
14 285 (4.01%) Senior C# Developer
15 271 (3.82%) ASP.NET Developer
16 269 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
17 255 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 251 (3.53%) Analyst
19 245 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 243 (3.42%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2698 (37.98%) .NET
2 1592 (22.41%) ASP.NET
3 1225 (17.25%) HTML
4 1207 (16.99%) AngularJS
5 1071 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 993 (13.98%) CSS
7 982 (13.83%) Web Services
8 916 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 804 (11.32%) .NET Framework
10 563 (7.93%) HTML5
11 533 (7.50%) Entity Framework
12 531 (7.48%) WCF
13 509 (7.17%) jQuery
14 441 (6.21%) REST
15 384 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 367 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
17 347 (4.89%) RESTful
18 343 (4.83%) WPF
19 336 (4.73%) Node.js
20 287 (4.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 580 (8.17%) Data Centre
2 465 (6.55%) Computer Science
3 330 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 315 (4.43%) Public Cloud
5 226 (3.18%) User Experience
6 217 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
7 203 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 196 (2.76%) Fintech
9 183 (2.58%) Management Information System
10 174 (2.45%) Mobile App
11 165 (2.32%) Clustering
12 141 (1.99%) Private Cloud
13 104 (1.46%) Replication
14 91 (1.28%) PKI
15 88 (1.24%) Blog
16 73 (1.03%) iPad
17 71 (1.00%) Algorithms
18 66 (0.93%) Internet of Things
19 58 (0.82%) CMDB
20 49 (0.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2194 (30.89%) Windows
2 1189 (16.74%) Windows Server
3 963 (13.56%) Linux
4 675 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 442 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 243 (3.42%) Unix
7 201 (2.83%) Windows 10
8 195 (2.75%) Android
9 192 (2.70%) Windows 7
10 178 (2.51%) Apple iOS
11 136 (1.91%) Windows 8
12 120 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 101 (1.42%) CentOS
14 83 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 77 (1.08%) Mac OS X
16 72 (1.01%) CoreOS
17 70 (0.99%) Ubuntu
18 32 (0.45%) VMS
19 25 (0.35%) Solaris
20 22 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2676 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1616 (22.75%) MVC
3 1226 (17.26%) DevOps
4 1182 (16.64%) TDD
5 960 (13.52%) Scrum
6 772 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 697 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
8 648 (9.12%) ITIL
9 621 (8.74%) Software Engineering
10 522 (7.35%) Presales
11 518 (7.29%) Web Development
12 499 (7.03%) Migration
13 442 (6.22%) OO
14 418 (5.88%) Mentoring
15 413 (5.81%) Analytics
16 393 (5.53%) SDLC
17 381 (5.36%) SOA
17 381 (5.36%) Unit Testing
18 375 (5.28%) SOLID
19 366 (5.15%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2593 (36.51%) C#
2 2212 (31.14%) SQL
3 1458 (20.53%) JavaScript
4 989 (13.92%) PowerShell
5 709 (9.98%) Java
6 650 (9.15%) Python
7 520 (7.32%) T-SQL
8 411 (5.79%) Ruby
9 314 (4.42%) Bash Shell
10 190 (2.67%) Perl
11 158 (2.22%) C
12 143 (2.01%) F#
12 143 (2.01%) TypeScript
13 126 (1.77%) PHP
14 116 (1.63%) Scala
15 115 (1.62%) C++
16 110 (1.55%) Go
17 99 (1.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 98 (1.38%) VB.NET
19 65 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 714 (10.05%) Degree
2 543 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 325 (4.58%) MCSE
4 180 (2.53%) MCSA
5 177 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
6 171 (2.41%) Security Cleared
7 122 (1.72%) CCNA
7 122 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 106 (1.49%) MCP
9 104 (1.46%) ISEB
10 103 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 86 (1.21%) PMI Certification
12 68 (0.96%) PMP
13 65 (0.92%) CCNP
14 63 (0.89%) AWS Certification
14 63 (0.89%) MCITP
15 47 (0.66%) CISSP
16 38 (0.53%) VCDX
17 37 (0.52%) CCIE
18 36 (0.51%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 309 (4.35%) QA
2 169 (2.38%) SLA
3 70 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 65 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 50 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 36 (0.51%) GCP
7 21 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 19 (0.27%) COBIT
9 17 (0.24%) ISO 14001
9 17 (0.24%) SDET
10 10 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.070%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.070%) EMIR
11 5 (0.070%) MiFID
12 3 (0.042%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.028%) GDPR
13 2 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.028%) ISO27002
14 1 (0.014%) SEPA
14 1 (0.014%) UCITS
System Software
1 1252 (17.63%) Active Directory
2 875 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 732 (10.31%) Hyper-V
4 518 (7.29%) Docker
5 205 (2.89%) vSphere
6 196 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
7 97 (1.37%) vCloud
8 96 (1.35%) XenApp
9 68 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
10 62 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
11 41 (0.58%) Firmware
12 40 (0.56%) NFS
13 34 (0.48%) VMware ESX
13 34 (0.48%) XenServer
14 32 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 32 (0.45%) Terminal Services
15 29 (0.41%) XenDesktop
16 28 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
17 24 (0.34%) HDFS
18 22 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 733 (10.32%) Puppet
2 691 (9.73%) Opscode Chef
3 520 (7.32%) Ansible
4 379 (5.34%) SCCM
5 218 (3.07%) Kibana
6 211 (2.97%) SCOM
7 133 (1.87%) Nagios
8 108 (1.52%) Kubernetes
9 100 (1.41%) WSUS
10 96 (1.35%) logstash
11 95 (1.34%) Salt
12 93 (1.31%) Graphite
13 92 (1.30%) SCVMM
14 90 (1.27%) Terraform
15 67 (0.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 46 (0.65%) NetBackup
17 40 (0.56%) vRealize
18 39 (0.55%) Backup Exec
19 38 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
20 36 (0.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3674 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 1395 (19.64%) VMware
3 552 (7.77%) Cisco
4 504 (7.10%) Google
5 502 (7.07%) Oracle
6 466 (6.56%) Citrix
7 318 (4.48%) HP
8 221 (3.11%) NetApp
9 219 (3.08%) Tableau
10 167 (2.35%) EMC
11 152 (2.14%) IBM
12 146 (2.06%) Red Hat
13 137 (1.93%) Juniper
14 116 (1.63%) Dell
15 109 (1.53%) SAP
16 104 (1.46%) New Relic
17 102 (1.44%) Xamarin
18 93 (1.31%) CheckPoint
19 89 (1.25%) SolarWinds
20 82 (1.15%) AppDynamics
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP 35 - 40k +Many benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £80.000 - £100.000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 9 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 15 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Reco Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reco Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 24 days hol, pension, medical
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum EXCELLENT CORPORATE BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Beneifs
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago