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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 60 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 31 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.88% 0.94% 1.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.47% 13.98% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 18
Median salary £46,924 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.80% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,750 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
85 93 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.91% 6.73% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 67 68 39
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Essex

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Essex

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Colchester +13 11 £65,000 -
Chelmsford +3 7 £46,924 +17.31%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
2 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (51.06%) C#
3 24 (51.06%) .NET
3 24 (51.06%) Windows
4 22 (46.81%) HTML
5 20 (42.55%) MVC
5 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
7 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
7 17 (36.17%) Blackberry
7 17 (36.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (34.04%) CSS
8 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
8 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
8 16 (34.04%) Degree
8 16 (34.04%) SCCM
8 16 (34.04%) HTML5
8 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (31.91%) Clearswift
10 14 (29.79%) Apple
10 14 (29.79%) Scrum
11 12 (25.53%) Smartphone
11 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
11 12 (25.53%) Entity Framework
11 12 (25.53%) iTunes
12 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Intune
12 11 (23.40%) AngularJS
12 11 (23.40%) Proofpoint

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 17 (36.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
3 7 (14.89%) Apache Solr
3 7 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (12.77%) Moodle
4 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.38%) Umbraco
6 2 (4.26%) IIS
6 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (25.53%) iTunes
3 4 (8.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (8.51%) Office 365
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) VPN
2 7 (14.89%) DNS
3 5 (10.64%) Skype
4 2 (4.26%) HTTP
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) Intranet
5 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (14.89%) CouchDB
3 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
3 7 (14.89%) HBase
3 7 (14.89%) Neo4j
3 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.89%) Redis
3 7 (14.89%) Riak
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.38%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (6.38%) Power BI
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Moq
2 7 (14.89%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (14.89%) SpecFlow
3 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.77%) Selenium
4 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) NUnit
5 2 (4.26%) ReSharper
5 2 (4.26%) Subversion
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.13%) NCover
6 1 (2.13%) NCrunch
6 1 (2.13%) NSubstitute
6 1 (2.13%) StyleCop
General
1 7 (14.89%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) C# Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) .NET Developer
5 7 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Agile Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Support
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Administrator
8 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) DBA
8 3 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) HTML
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
4 16 (34.04%) CSS
4 16 (34.04%) HTML5
5 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (25.53%) Entity Framework
7 11 (23.40%) AngularJS
8 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
8 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (21.28%) jQuery
9 9 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (19.15%) Web Services
10 7 (14.89%) D3.js
10 7 (14.89%) Leaflet
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (12.77%) HTML5 Canvas
12 3 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (4.26%) Unity DI Container
13 2 (4.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Blackberry
2 12 (25.53%) Smartphone
3 7 (14.89%) Mobile Computing
4 6 (12.77%) Learning Management System
4 6 (12.77%) VLE
5 4 (8.51%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (6.38%) Replication
7 2 (4.26%) BYOD
7 2 (4.26%) CMDB
7 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.13%) HP Storage
8 1 (2.13%) iPad
8 1 (2.13%) iPhone
8 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
8 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Android
3 10 (21.28%) Apple iOS
3 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
4 9 (19.15%) Windows 10
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Phone
5 6 (12.77%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (42.55%) MVC
2 14 (29.79%) Scrum
3 8 (17.02%) ITIL
3 8 (17.02%) SDLC
3 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
3 8 (17.02%) Web Design
4 7 (14.89%) Android Development
4 7 (14.89%) Automated Testing
4 7 (14.89%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (14.89%) Integration Testing
4 7 (14.89%) iOS Development
4 7 (14.89%) TDD
4 7 (14.89%) User Stories
5 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
5 6 (12.77%) DSDM
5 6 (12.77%) ITSM
5 6 (12.77%) Project Management
5 6 (12.77%) Service Management
5 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) C#
2 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
4 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.51%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.26%) C
6 2 (4.26%) VBScript
7 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.13%) MCITP
2 1 (2.13%) MCSE
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) SCCM
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (6.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) Clearswift
3 14 (29.79%) Apple
4 11 (23.40%) Proofpoint
5 9 (19.15%) Nokia
6 7 (14.89%) Google
6 7 (14.89%) Mapbox
7 6 (12.77%) Blackboard
7 6 (12.77%) Sitecore
8 5 (10.64%) HP
9 3 (6.38%) F5
9 3 (6.38%) Infoblox
9 3 (6.38%) NetApp
9 3 (6.38%) Symantec
10 2 (4.26%) Kofax
10 2 (4.26%) VMware
11 1 (2.13%) Cisco
11 1 (2.13%) IBM
11 1 (2.13%) IronPort
11 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds