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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 95 204 360
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +156
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2702 1576 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.93% 1.58% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.47% 18.48% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2284 1221 763
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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
10607 8529 7350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.49% 8.56% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9055 6875 6073
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 25 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 25 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 +73 1142 £60,000 +4.34% 144
South East +103 538 £50,000 +11.11% 60
West Midlands +74 193 £50,000 +17.64% 26
Yorkshire +61 180 £44,000 -2.22% 24
North West +96 174 £45,000 +5.88% 39
East of England +50 158 £47,500 +5.55% 23
South West +89 152 £41,500 +3.75% 21
East Midlands +59 108 £40,000 +23.07% 7
North East +3 25 £38,750 +19.23% 6
Midlands - 20 £48,000 -
Microsoft Azure
UK

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 2593 (50.68%) Microsoft
2 2018 (39.44%) .NET
3 2013 (39.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1851 (36.18%) C#
5 1706 (33.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1686 (32.96%) Windows
7 1653 (32.31%) SQL Server
8 1399 (27.35%) SQL
9 1233 (24.10%) JavaScript
10 1230 (24.04%) MVC
11 1211 (23.67%) ASP.NET
12 1031 (20.15%) VMware
13 983 (19.21%) Active Directory
14 973 (19.02%) Office 365
15 861 (16.83%) HTML
16 858 (16.77%) MS Excel
17 818 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
18 808 (15.79%) Web Services
19 793 (15.50%) Linux
20 774 (15.13%) CSS
21 772 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
22 758 (14.82%) Windows Server
23 742 (14.50%) TDD
24 733 (14.33%) AngularJS
25 706 (13.80%) DevOps
26 672 (13.14%) ASP.NET Web API
27 662 (12.94%) PowerShell
28 636 (12.43%) Hyper-V
29 633 (12.37%) Scrum
30 600 (11.73%) 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
1 515 (10.07%) SharePoint
2 330 (6.45%) Node.js
3 300 (5.86%) MS Exchange
4 293 (5.73%) IIS
5 227 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 212 (4.14%) Skype for Business
7 165 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 162 (3.17%) OpenStack
9 147 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
10 106 (2.07%) CMS
10 106 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
11 98 (1.92%) Apache
12 83 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
13 79 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
14 77 (1.51%) nginx
15 73 (1.43%) Tomcat
16 63 (1.23%) Apache Spark
16 63 (1.23%) Confluence
17 59 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
17 59 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 858 (16.77%) MS Excel
2 171 (3.34%) MS Office
3 27 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 16 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.27%) HipChat
7 13 (0.25%) MS Project
8 9 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.098%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.059%) GIMP
11 2 (0.039%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 155 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
4 12 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.22%) Magento
6 10 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
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 (0.059%) assyst
12 2 (0.039%) FastStats
12 2 (0.039%) MetaTrader
12 2 (0.039%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.039%) thinkFolio
13 1 (0.020%) BigMachines
13 1 (0.020%) Fredhopper
13 1 (0.020%) Oracle Retail
13 1 (0.020%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2013 (39.35%) Amazon AWS
2 973 (19.02%) Office 365
3 380 (7.43%) PaaS
4 362 (7.08%) IaaS
5 329 (6.43%) SaaS
6 266 (5.20%) Cloud Computing
7 171 (3.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 148 (2.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 142 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
10 129 (2.52%) GitHub
11 61 (1.19%) OpenShift
12 60 (1.17%) Amazon S3
13 59 (1.15%) Heroku
14 51 (1.00%) Yammer
15 30 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
15 30 (0.59%) OneDrive
16 23 (0.45%) Force.com
17 15 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 15 (0.29%) SoftLayer
17 15 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 461 (9.01%) Firewall
2 351 (6.86%) DNS
3 262 (5.12%) SAN
4 257 (5.02%) LAN
5 256 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 251 (4.91%) WAN
7 201 (3.93%) VPN
8 200 (3.91%) DHCP
9 151 (2.95%) Internet
10 130 (2.54%) HTTP
11 111 (2.17%) VoIP
12 99 (1.94%) Skype
13 91 (1.78%) Network Security
14 90 (1.76%) NAS
15 87 (1.70%) SSL
16 66 (1.29%) VLAN
17 41 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
18 38 (0.74%) HTTPS
19 34 (0.66%) Wireless
20 33 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1653 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 451 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 388 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 311 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 276 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 268 (5.24%) MySQL
7 260 (5.08%) Hadoop
8 246 (4.81%) Big Data
9 192 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 190 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 184 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
12 172 (3.36%) Relational Database
13 159 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
14 157 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
15 154 (3.01%) Azure SQL Database
16 139 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
17 138 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
18 131 (2.56%) Redis
19 108 (2.11%) Power BI
20 93 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 461 (9.01%) Git (software)
2 296 (5.79%) Visual Studio
3 290 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 267 (5.22%) TeamCity
5 259 (5.06%) Jenkins
6 168 (3.28%) JIRA
7 144 (2.81%) NUnit
8 137 (2.68%) Subversion
9 133 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
10 92 (1.80%) SpecFlow
11 79 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 79 (1.54%) Selenium
12 72 (1.41%) Vagrant
13 71 (1.39%) Jasmine
14 42 (0.82%) JUnit
15 41 (0.80%) Moq
16 36 (0.70%) Bitbucket
17 33 (0.65%) Cucumber
18 30 (0.59%) Mercurial
19 28 (0.55%) Maven
General
1 572 (11.18%) Finance
2 208 (4.07%) Retail
3 195 (3.81%) Marketing
4 174 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 125 (2.44%) Publishing
6 124 (2.42%) Banking
7 94 (1.84%) Games
8 75 (1.47%) Law
9 64 (1.25%) Manufacturing
10 52 (1.02%) Advertising
10 52 (1.02%) Legal
11 33 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 31 (0.61%) Electronics
13 29 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 27 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (0.39%) Back Office
16 19 (0.37%) French Language
17 18 (0.35%) German Language
18 16 (0.31%) Automotive
18 16 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1821 (35.59%) Developer
2 930 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 812 (15.87%) C# Developer
4 698 (13.64%) Architect
5 569 (11.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 467 (9.13%) Consultant
7 449 (8.78%) Senior Developer
8 345 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
9 324 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 295 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
11 271 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
12 270 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 270 (5.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 269 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
14 208 (4.07%) Senior .NET Developer
15 204 (3.99%) Cloud Architect
16 194 (3.79%) Administrator
17 187 (3.66%) Azure Engineer
18 180 (3.52%) Azure Developer
19 176 (3.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2018 (39.44%) .NET
2 1211 (23.67%) ASP.NET
3 861 (16.83%) HTML
4 818 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 808 (15.79%) Web Services
6 774 (15.13%) CSS
7 733 (14.33%) AngularJS
8 672 (13.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 494 (9.66%) jQuery
10 463 (9.05%) .NET Framework
11 442 (8.64%) HTML5
12 371 (7.25%) WCF
13 343 (6.70%) REST
14 278 (5.43%) CSS3
15 277 (5.41%) Entity Framework
16 274 (5.36%) WPF
17 242 (4.73%) XML
18 225 (4.40%) KnockoutJS
19 206 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 192 (3.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 346 (6.76%) Data Centre
2 287 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 252 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 206 (4.03%) Public Cloud
5 192 (3.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 189 (3.69%) User Experience
7 184 (3.60%) Private Cloud
8 170 (3.32%) Visualisation
9 158 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
10 148 (2.89%) Mobile App
11 90 (1.76%) Clustering
12 88 (1.72%) Fintech
13 81 (1.58%) Replication
14 65 (1.27%) Algorithms
15 60 (1.17%) Management Information System
16 57 (1.11%) Blackberry
16 57 (1.11%) Mathematics
17 48 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
18 45 (0.88%) CMDB
19 41 (0.80%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1686 (32.96%) Windows
2 793 (15.50%) Linux
3 758 (14.82%) Windows Server
4 333 (6.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 309 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 203 (3.97%) Unix
7 174 (3.40%) Android
8 156 (3.05%) Apple iOS
9 155 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 136 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 135 (2.64%) Windows 10
12 119 (2.33%) Windows 7
13 88 (1.72%) Ubuntu
14 84 (1.64%) Mac OS X
15 78 (1.52%) Windows 8
16 69 (1.35%) CentOS
17 33 (0.65%) Mesosphere
18 24 (0.47%) Mac OS
19 17 (0.33%) Windows XP
20 15 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1706 (33.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1230 (24.04%) MVC
3 742 (14.50%) TDD
4 706 (13.80%) DevOps
5 633 (12.37%) Scrum
6 600 (11.73%) Software Engineering
7 555 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
8 498 (9.73%) ITIL
9 402 (7.86%) Web Development
10 379 (7.41%) Presales
11 349 (6.82%) OO
12 337 (6.59%) E-Commerce
13 318 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
14 295 (5.77%) Migration
15 291 (5.69%) Mentoring
16 275 (5.38%) Analytics
17 270 (5.28%) CRM
18 263 (5.14%) BDD
19 249 (4.87%) SOA
20 242 (4.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1851 (36.18%) C#
2 1399 (27.35%) SQL
3 1233 (24.10%) JavaScript
4 662 (12.94%) PowerShell
5 555 (10.85%) Java
6 337 (6.59%) Python
7 260 (5.08%) Ruby
7 260 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 164 (3.21%) Bash Shell
9 154 (3.01%) C++
10 136 (2.66%) Perl
10 136 (2.66%) PHP
11 118 (2.31%) VB.NET
12 90 (1.76%) C
13 88 (1.72%) Objective-C
14 86 (1.68%) TypeScript
15 74 (1.45%) F#
16 67 (1.31%) Scala
17 58 (1.13%) VB
18 55 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 441 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 432 (8.44%) Degree
3 291 (5.69%) MCSE
4 133 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 130 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
6 116 (2.27%) MCSA
7 105 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 101 (1.97%) SC Cleared
9 90 (1.76%) MCITP
10 77 (1.51%) CCNA
11 74 (1.45%) ISEB
12 64 (1.25%) MCP
13 62 (1.21%) CCNP
14 54 (1.06%) PMI Certification
15 49 (0.96%) PMP
16 40 (0.78%) MCSD
17 37 (0.72%) CCIE
18 33 (0.65%) CISSP
19 32 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
20 31 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (3.36%) QA
2 128 (2.50%) SLA
3 45 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.33%) COBIT
7 9 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.039%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.039%) TickIT
9 1 (0.020%) COSO
System Software
1 983 (19.21%) Active Directory
2 772 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 636 (12.43%) Hyper-V
4 300 (5.86%) Docker
5 158 (3.09%) vSphere
6 123 (2.40%) vCloud
7 90 (1.76%) XenApp
8 41 (0.80%) Terminal Services
9 40 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
10 36 (0.70%) VirtualBox
11 33 (0.65%) KVM
12 32 (0.63%) Xen
12 32 (0.63%) XenDesktop
13 27 (0.53%) BitLocker
14 26 (0.51%) XenServer
15 24 (0.47%) VMware ESX
16 21 (0.41%) NFS
17 19 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
18 12 (0.23%) HDFS
19 9 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 411 (8.03%) Puppet
2 375 (7.33%) Opscode Chef
3 298 (5.82%) SCCM
4 237 (4.63%) Ansible
5 159 (3.11%) SCOM
6 116 (2.27%) SCVMM
7 92 (1.80%) Salt
8 88 (1.72%) Nagios
9 86 (1.68%) Kibana
10 79 (1.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 71 (1.39%) Windows Intune
12 64 (1.25%) Grafana
13 51 (1.00%) Graphite
14 45 (0.88%) logstash
15 40 (0.78%) FortiGate
16 37 (0.72%) Mesos
16 37 (0.72%) WMI
17 36 (0.70%) Terraform
18 34 (0.66%) Packer
18 34 (0.66%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2593 (50.68%) Microsoft
2 1031 (20.15%) VMware
3 498 (9.73%) Cisco
4 375 (7.33%) Oracle
5 303 (5.92%) Google
6 298 (5.82%) Citrix
7 285 (5.57%) HP
8 214 (4.18%) NetApp
9 206 (4.03%) Red Hat
10 137 (2.68%) IBM
11 133 (2.60%) Apple
12 132 (2.58%) Dell
13 126 (2.46%) EMC
14 101 (1.97%) F5
15 96 (1.88%) Sitecore
16 93 (1.82%) CheckPoint
17 90 (1.76%) Juniper
18 89 (1.74%) Splunk
19 80 (1.56%) Rackspace
19 80 (1.56%) SAP
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