The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 179 341 355
Rank change year-on-year
+162 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 790 378 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.79% 0.79% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.92% 10.27% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 621 287 276
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
Microsoft Azure
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 London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
4176 3681 2578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.44% 7.65% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3511 3033 2211
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in London

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in London

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in London

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +52 107 £58,000 -7.20% 16
Ealing -7 19 £57,500 +9.52%
Harrow +6 4 £62,500 +67.78% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £42,500 -
Wembley -1 1 £75,000 +15.38%
Docklands, London - 1 £70,000 -
Edgware - 1 £56,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £57,500 - 1
Surbiton - 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 808 (51.17%) Microsoft
2 788 (49.91%) .NET
3 764 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
4 715 (45.28%) SQL Server
5 699 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
6 692 (43.83%) C#
7 604 (38.25%) Windows
8 572 (36.23%) MVC
9 545 (34.52%) ASP.NET
10 451 (28.56%) JavaScript
11 433 (27.42%) SQL
12 420 (26.60%) MS Excel
13 359 (22.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 347 (21.98%) TDD
15 345 (21.85%) HTML
16 300 (19.00%) Office 365
17 299 (18.94%) DevOps
18 290 (18.37%) CSS
19 274 (17.35%) Retail
20 261 (16.53%) Active Directory
21 258 (16.34%) .NET Framework
22 256 (16.21%) Scrum
23 237 (15.01%) Finance
24 233 (14.76%) jQuery
25 232 (14.69%) ASP.NET Web API
26 230 (14.57%) VMware
27 222 (14.06%) Linux
28 217 (13.74%) WCF
29 215 (13.62%) NoSQL
30 205 (12.98%) Entity Framework

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 199 (12.60%) SharePoint
2 174 (11.02%) IIS
3 99 (6.27%) BizTalk Server
4 92 (5.83%) MS Exchange
5 90 (5.70%) Elasticsearch
6 78 (4.94%) Lync
7 72 (4.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 67 (4.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 65 (4.12%) Apache
10 63 (3.99%) Apache Solr
11 50 (3.17%) OpenStack
12 48 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2010
13 44 (2.79%) nginx
14 42 (2.66%) Apache Spark
15 41 (2.60%) Node.js
16 38 (2.41%) CMS
17 37 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
18 30 (1.90%) Apache Pig
19 23 (1.46%) Tomcat
19 23 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 420 (26.60%) MS Excel
2 83 (5.26%) MS Office
3 11 (0.70%) PowerPivot
4 6 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.25%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.25%) GIMP
6 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.063%) SPSS
7 1 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 122 (7.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.39%) Sophis RISQUE
3 10 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.063%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.063%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 764 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
2 300 (19.00%) Office 365
3 118 (7.47%) IaaS
4 84 (5.32%) PaaS
5 81 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
6 51 (3.23%) SaaS
7 42 (2.66%) GitHub
8 26 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 22 (1.39%) Yammer
10 17 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.89%) CodePlex
12 12 (0.76%) Google Apps
12 12 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 11 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
14 9 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (0.57%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.57%) Terremark
15 8 (0.51%) Azure Machine Learning
15 8 (0.51%) Mimecast
16 7 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 86 (5.45%) Firewall
2 73 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 72 (4.56%) DNS
4 58 (3.67%) SAN
5 54 (3.42%) Network Security
6 46 (2.91%) VPN
7 32 (2.03%) HTTP
8 29 (1.84%) DHCP
9 23 (1.46%) Internet
9 23 (1.46%) Skype
10 21 (1.33%) NAS
11 20 (1.27%) WAN
12 16 (1.01%) LAN
12 16 (1.01%) VoIP
13 15 (0.95%) LDAP
13 15 (0.95%) Wireless
13 15 (0.95%) iSCSI
14 12 (0.76%) Unified Communications
15 11 (0.70%) NetScaler
16 10 (0.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 715 (45.28%) SQL Server
2 215 (13.62%) NoSQL
3 179 (11.34%) MongoDB
4 177 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 113 (7.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 111 (7.03%) Big Data
7 108 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 107 (6.78%) MySQL
9 82 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 75 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
11 73 (4.62%) Azure SQL Database
12 68 (4.31%) Hadoop
13 62 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 49 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
15 45 (2.85%) RavenDB
16 41 (2.60%) Oracle Database
17 37 (2.34%) Relational Database
18 34 (2.15%) Redis
19 31 (1.96%) Apache Hive
20 29 (1.84%) HBase
Development Applications
1 191 (12.10%) Git (software)
2 115 (7.28%) TeamCity
3 110 (6.97%) NUnit
4 105 (6.65%) Jenkins
5 99 (6.27%) Visual Studio
6 77 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 60 (3.80%) JIRA
8 59 (3.74%) Subversion
9 44 (2.79%) MSBuild
10 41 (2.60%) CruiseControl
11 30 (1.90%) Visual Studio Team System
12 29 (1.84%) SpecFlow
13 23 (1.46%) Selenium
14 17 (1.08%) Maven
15 14 (0.89%) Mercurial
15 14 (0.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 13 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
18 10 (0.63%) Artifactory
18 10 (0.63%) Ant
General
1 274 (17.35%) Retail
2 237 (15.01%) Finance
3 78 (4.94%) Banking
4 73 (4.62%) Publishing
5 69 (4.37%) Marketing
6 64 (4.05%) French Language
6 64 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 32 (2.03%) Back Office
8 31 (1.96%) Legal
9 26 (1.65%) Automotive
10 25 (1.58%) Advertising
11 18 (1.14%) Games
12 16 (1.01%) Law
13 13 (0.82%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.63%) Electronics
15 5 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.32%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
17 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 595 (37.68%) Developer
2 303 (19.19%) .NET Developer
3 282 (17.86%) Architect
4 179 (11.34%) C# Developer
5 163 (10.32%) Senior Developer
6 120 (7.60%) C# .NET Developer
7 116 (7.35%) Consultant
8 98 (6.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 91 (5.76%) Solutions Architect
9 91 (5.76%) Software Engineer
10 71 (4.50%) Administrator
11 65 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
12 62 (3.93%) DevOps Engineer
13 58 (3.67%) Front-End Developer
14 52 (3.29%) Cloud Architect
15 49 (3.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 49 (3.10%) Project Manager
16 48 (3.04%) Senior Software Engineer
17 45 (2.85%) Analyst
17 45 (2.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 788 (49.91%) .NET
2 545 (34.52%) ASP.NET
3 359 (22.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 345 (21.85%) HTML
5 290 (18.37%) CSS
6 258 (16.34%) .NET Framework
7 233 (14.76%) jQuery
8 232 (14.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 217 (13.74%) WCF
10 205 (12.98%) Entity Framework
11 191 (12.10%) Web Services
12 182 (11.53%) HTML5
13 170 (10.77%) AngularJS
14 119 (7.54%) XML
15 103 (6.52%) JSON
16 100 (6.33%) LINQ
17 80 (5.07%) RESTful
18 76 (4.81%) WPF
19 73 (4.62%) REST
20 72 (4.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 149 (9.44%) Mobile App
2 133 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 94 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 74 (4.69%) Public Cloud
6 73 (4.62%) Private Cloud
7 65 (4.12%) Algorithms
8 64 (4.05%) Photography
9 59 (3.74%) Data Structures
10 54 (3.42%) Replication
11 47 (2.98%) Hybrid Cloud
12 44 (2.79%) Clustering
13 38 (2.41%) Blog
13 38 (2.41%) Visualisation
14 34 (2.15%) User Experience
15 27 (1.71%) BBC
15 27 (1.71%) Blackberry
16 26 (1.65%) Management Information System
17 22 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (1.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 604 (38.25%) Windows
2 222 (14.06%) Linux
3 125 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 114 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 81 (5.13%) Android
6 76 (4.81%) Apple iOS
7 63 (3.99%) Ubuntu
8 56 (3.55%) UNIX
9 45 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (1.84%) Debian
11 26 (1.65%) Windows XP
12 25 (1.58%) Windows 8
13 21 (1.33%) Windows 7
14 19 (1.20%) CentOS
15 16 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (0.63%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
17 9 (0.57%) Windows Phone 7
18 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 699 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 572 (36.23%) MVC
3 347 (21.98%) TDD
4 299 (18.94%) DevOps
5 256 (16.21%) Scrum
6 203 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
7 187 (11.84%) OO
8 181 (11.46%) Software Engineering
9 162 (10.26%) CRM
10 145 (9.18%) Mentoring
11 138 (8.74%) E-Commerce
12 129 (8.17%) Web Development
13 120 (7.60%) BDD
14 104 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
15 94 (5.95%) ITIL
16 86 (5.45%) Analytics
17 85 (5.38%) OOD
18 84 (5.32%) SOA
18 84 (5.32%) Project Management
18 84 (5.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 692 (43.83%) C#
2 451 (28.56%) JavaScript
3 433 (27.42%) SQL
4 188 (11.91%) Java
5 174 (11.02%) PowerShell
6 106 (6.71%) T-SQL
7 101 (6.40%) Python
8 95 (6.02%) C++
9 75 (4.75%) Bash Shell
10 71 (4.50%) C
11 64 (4.05%) ActionScript
11 64 (4.05%) ActionScript 3.0
12 59 (3.74%) Ruby
13 48 (3.04%) Perl
14 41 (2.60%) VB
15 37 (2.34%) PHP
16 31 (1.96%) Groovy
17 29 (1.84%) Scala
18 28 (1.77%) R
19 22 (1.39%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 183 (11.59%) Degree
2 99 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (3.48%) MCSE
4 33 (2.09%) Security Cleared
5 31 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 28 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (1.71%) DV Cleared
8 25 (1.58%) MCITP
9 24 (1.52%) CCNA
10 23 (1.46%) MCTS
10 23 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (1.33%) MCSD
12 18 (1.14%) MCSA
13 17 (1.08%) MCP
14 15 (0.95%) CCNP
14 15 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (0.89%) MCPD
16 12 (0.76%) AWS Certification
17 10 (0.63%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.13%) QA
2 32 (2.03%) SLA
3 24 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 20 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.63%) FISMA
6 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 261 (16.53%) Active Directory
2 155 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (6.97%) Hyper-V
4 63 (3.99%) vSphere
5 42 (2.66%) XenApp
6 31 (1.96%) KVM
7 27 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (1.65%) Varnish
8 26 (1.65%) Samba
8 26 (1.65%) GlusterFS
9 22 (1.39%) Docker
10 14 (0.89%) vCloud
11 13 (0.82%) Xen
12 8 (0.51%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.44%) iptables
13 7 (0.44%) LXC
14 6 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (0.38%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.32%) Apache Flume
15 5 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 161 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 156 (9.88%) Puppet
3 67 (4.24%) Ansible
4 59 (3.74%) ZABBIX
5 53 (3.36%) SCCM
6 46 (2.91%) Graphite
7 39 (2.47%) StatsD
8 38 (2.41%) Nagios
9 36 (2.28%) logstash
9 36 (2.28%) Kibana
10 32 (2.03%) Vagrant
10 32 (2.03%) SCOM
11 26 (1.65%) HAProxy
12 20 (1.27%) WMI
13 14 (0.89%) Pingdom
14 12 (0.76%) Windows Intune
15 10 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 7 (0.44%) NetBackup
16 7 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
16 7 (0.44%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 808 (51.17%) Microsoft
2 230 (14.57%) VMware
3 124 (7.85%) Oracle
4 91 (5.76%) Cisco
5 82 (5.19%) Citrix
6 64 (4.05%) Google
7 54 (3.42%) Dell
8 41 (2.60%) Xamarin
9 37 (2.34%) New Relic
10 33 (2.09%) Juniper
11 32 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
11 32 (2.03%) Rackspace
12 22 (1.39%) hybris
13 21 (1.33%) NetApp
13 21 (1.33%) Apple
14 20 (1.27%) HP
15 19 (1.20%) SAP
15 19 (1.20%) SaltStack
16 18 (1.14%) Sybase
17 17 (1.08%) Hitachi
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum career progression and a great packa
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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London
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Salary: benefits
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London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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IT People First
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus equity
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London
Oasis Academy
Salary: From £25,620 to £28,845 per annum
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London
Premier IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Runpath
Salary: Great benefits - 30 days holiday, BUPA, Cycle to Work and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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