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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 177 354 363
Rank change year-on-year
+177 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 769 350 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.77% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.54% 9.60% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 556 294 269
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
4147 3646 2399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.55% 7.49% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3441 3095 2062
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,910 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +78 109 £57,500 -17.85% 38
Surbiton - 9 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +9 6 £42,500 +46.55%
Canary Wharf - 6 £42,500 -
Croydon +2 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Harrow +5 2 £73,750 +178.30%
Edgware - 2 £56,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 2 £57,500 -
Twickenham -12 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 795 (53.43%) Microsoft
2 745 (50.07%) Amazon AWS
3 742 (49.87%) .NET
4 652 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
5 640 (43.01%) C#
6 616 (41.40%) SQL Server
7 593 (39.85%) Windows
8 510 (34.27%) MVC
9 479 (32.19%) ASP.NET
10 431 (28.97%) JavaScript
10 431 (28.97%) MS Excel
11 421 (28.29%) SQL
12 354 (23.79%) HTML
13 307 (20.63%) TDD
14 302 (20.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 302 (20.30%) Office 365
15 289 (19.42%) CSS
16 288 (19.35%) Active Directory
17 261 (17.54%) Finance
18 240 (16.13%) Scrum
18 240 (16.13%) DevOps
19 233 (15.66%) VMware
20 229 (15.39%) .NET Framework
21 223 (14.99%) PowerShell
22 222 (14.92%) jQuery
23 210 (14.11%) Retail
24 201 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
25 196 (13.17%) HTML5
26 192 (12.90%) SharePoint
27 191 (12.84%) NoSQL

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 192 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 184 (12.37%) IIS
3 105 (7.06%) MS Exchange
4 101 (6.79%) Lync
5 85 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
6 71 (4.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 66 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
8 59 (3.97%) Apache Solr
9 57 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 57 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 53 (3.56%) Apache
11 51 (3.43%) nginx
12 49 (3.29%) OpenStack
13 48 (3.23%) CMS
14 46 (3.09%) Node.js
15 44 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
16 26 (1.75%) Apache Spark
17 23 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
17 23 (1.55%) Mule
18 22 (1.48%) Drupal
Applications
1 431 (28.97%) MS Excel
2 91 (6.12%) MS Office
3 11 (0.74%) InfoPath
4 8 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.40%) MS Project
7 4 (0.27%) GIMP
7 4 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.27%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.13%) SPSS
9 1 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 109 (7.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (2.15%) Sophis RISQUE
3 7 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 745 (50.07%) Amazon AWS
2 302 (20.30%) Office 365
3 129 (8.67%) IaaS
4 106 (7.12%) Cloud Computing
5 82 (5.51%) PaaS
6 53 (3.56%) SaaS
7 39 (2.62%) GitHub
8 20 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (1.34%) Yammer
8 20 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
9 19 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 18 (1.21%) Google Apps
11 16 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 14 (0.94%) Terremark
13 13 (0.87%) Google Analytics
14 12 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (0.74%) CodePlex
16 8 (0.54%) Mimecast
17 7 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
18 6 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 92 (6.18%) Firewall
2 82 (5.51%) SAN
3 71 (4.77%) DNS
4 44 (2.96%) TCP/IP
5 40 (2.69%) VPN
6 33 (2.22%) WAN
7 28 (1.88%) Network Security
8 26 (1.75%) LAN
9 25 (1.68%) HTTP
10 24 (1.61%) NAS
11 23 (1.55%) iSCSI
12 18 (1.21%) Internet
13 15 (1.01%) Unified Communications
14 14 (0.94%) DHCP
14 14 (0.94%) Wireless
15 12 (0.81%) NetScaler
15 12 (0.81%) LDAP
16 11 (0.74%) SSL
17 10 (0.67%) OpenLDAP
17 10 (0.67%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 616 (41.40%) SQL Server
2 191 (12.84%) NoSQL
3 165 (11.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 148 (9.95%) MongoDB
5 121 (8.13%) MySQL
6 105 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 105 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 86 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 85 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
9 79 (5.31%) Azure SQL Database
10 72 (4.84%) Big Data
11 65 (4.37%) Oracle Database
12 54 (3.63%) RavenDB
13 53 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 39 (2.62%) Hadoop
15 34 (2.28%) QlikView
16 29 (1.95%) Couchbase
16 29 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
17 21 (1.41%) Relational Database
18 20 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 142 (9.54%) Git (software)
2 118 (7.93%) TeamCity
3 103 (6.92%) Visual Studio
4 99 (6.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 84 (5.65%) NUnit
6 77 (5.17%) Jenkins
7 61 (4.10%) JIRA
8 42 (2.82%) Subversion
9 33 (2.22%) MSBuild
10 29 (1.95%) CruiseControl
11 23 (1.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 21 (1.41%) Selenium
13 20 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
13 20 (1.34%) Artifactory
14 19 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
15 16 (1.08%) Psake
16 15 (1.01%) Mercurial
16 15 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (0.74%) Eclipse
17 11 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 261 (17.54%) Finance
2 210 (14.11%) Retail
3 92 (6.18%) Banking
4 64 (4.30%) French Language
5 48 (3.23%) Marketing
6 40 (2.69%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.22%) Publishing
8 28 (1.88%) Legal
9 27 (1.81%) Advertising
10 22 (1.48%) Automotive
11 21 (1.41%) Back Office
12 18 (1.21%) Games
13 13 (0.87%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.87%) Law
14 7 (0.47%) Electronics
15 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.20%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.13%) Local Government
16 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 524 (35.22%) Developer
2 276 (18.55%) Architect
3 249 (16.73%) .NET Developer
4 164 (11.02%) C# Developer
5 131 (8.80%) Senior Developer
6 120 (8.06%) Consultant
7 100 (6.72%) Solutions Architect
8 91 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
9 78 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
10 76 (5.11%) Senior .NET Developer
11 66 (4.44%) Software Engineer
12 61 (4.10%) Front-End Developer
12 61 (4.10%) Cloud Architect
13 59 (3.97%) Administrator
14 49 (3.29%) ASP.NET Developer
15 47 (3.16%) Project Manager
16 45 (3.02%) Analyst
17 41 (2.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 41 (2.76%) SQL DBA
17 41 (2.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 742 (49.87%) .NET
2 479 (32.19%) ASP.NET
3 354 (23.79%) HTML
4 302 (20.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 289 (19.42%) CSS
6 229 (15.39%) .NET Framework
7 222 (14.92%) jQuery
8 201 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 196 (13.17%) HTML5
10 188 (12.63%) Web Services
11 178 (11.96%) Entity Framework
12 172 (11.56%) AngularJS
13 146 (9.81%) WCF
14 123 (8.27%) XML
15 117 (7.86%) JSON
16 84 (5.65%) REST
17 81 (5.44%) LINQ
18 72 (4.84%) SOAP
19 70 (4.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 67 (4.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 164 (11.02%) Mobile App
2 102 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 99 (6.65%) Public Cloud
4 91 (6.12%) Private Cloud
5 88 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (4.03%) Open Source
6 60 (4.03%) Clustering
7 57 (3.83%) Replication
8 46 (3.09%) Data Structures
8 46 (3.09%) Algorithms
9 38 (2.55%) Management Information System
10 37 (2.49%) Blog
10 37 (2.49%) User Experience
10 37 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
11 25 (1.68%) Blackberry
12 24 (1.61%) Photography
13 22 (1.48%) BBC
13 22 (1.48%) Client/Server
14 19 (1.28%) N-Tier
15 17 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 593 (39.85%) Windows
2 178 (11.96%) Linux
3 138 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 128 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (6.38%) Android
6 83 (5.58%) Apple iOS
7 38 (2.55%) Ubuntu
8 32 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (1.75%) Windows 8
9 26 (1.75%) Windows 7
10 25 (1.68%) Debian
11 20 (1.34%) Windows XP
12 19 (1.28%) UNIX
13 17 (1.14%) CentOS
14 16 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (0.94%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.60%) Windows Phone 7
16 9 (0.60%) Windows Phone 8
17 4 (0.27%) CoreOS
18 3 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 652 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
2 510 (34.27%) MVC
3 307 (20.63%) TDD
4 240 (16.13%) Scrum
4 240 (16.13%) DevOps
5 176 (11.83%) E-Commerce
6 148 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
7 141 (9.48%) Web Development
8 140 (9.41%) Software Engineering
9 139 (9.34%) OO
10 134 (9.01%) CRM
11 117 (7.86%) Mentoring
12 111 (7.46%) BDD
13 110 (7.39%) Migration
14 107 (7.19%) SOA
15 97 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
16 95 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
17 92 (6.18%) ITIL
18 79 (5.31%) Project Management
19 77 (5.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 640 (43.01%) C#
2 431 (28.97%) JavaScript
3 421 (28.29%) SQL
4 223 (14.99%) PowerShell
5 182 (12.23%) Java
6 81 (5.44%) T-SQL
7 73 (4.91%) Python
8 71 (4.77%) Ruby
9 66 (4.44%) C++
10 64 (4.30%) ActionScript 3.0
10 64 (4.30%) ActionScript
11 59 (3.97%) C
12 52 (3.49%) PHP
13 46 (3.09%) Bash Shell
14 38 (2.55%) VB
15 37 (2.49%) Perl
16 20 (1.34%) Scala
17 15 (1.01%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.87%) XAML
19 12 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 174 (11.69%) Degree
2 119 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (3.63%) MCSE
4 33 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 33 (2.22%) MCITP
5 32 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 29 (1.95%) MCP
7 28 (1.88%) MCTS
7 28 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (1.88%) MCSD
8 27 (1.81%) DV Cleared
9 25 (1.68%) MCSA
9 25 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 24 (1.61%) CCNA
11 22 (1.48%) AWS Certification
12 18 (1.21%) MCPD
13 16 (1.08%) VCP5
13 16 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (0.81%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (5.24%) QA
2 32 (2.15%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.95%) SLA
4 25 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (1.34%) FISMA
6 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.20%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.067%) COBIT
System Software
1 288 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 159 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (8.53%) Hyper-V
4 69 (4.64%) vSphere
5 59 (3.97%) XenApp
6 37 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (1.81%) KVM
8 22 (1.48%) GlusterFS
8 22 (1.48%) Varnish
8 22 (1.48%) Samba
9 15 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 14 (0.94%) Docker
11 13 (0.87%) VMware ESX
12 11 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
12 11 (0.74%) vCloud
13 10 (0.67%) Xen
14 9 (0.60%) UAG
15 6 (0.40%) XenDesktop
15 6 (0.40%) ISA Server
16 5 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 143 (9.61%) Opscode Chef
2 126 (8.47%) Puppet
3 73 (4.91%) SCCM
4 52 (3.49%) Graphite
5 50 (3.36%) ZABBIX
6 45 (3.02%) SCOM
7 42 (2.82%) Kibana
7 42 (2.82%) logstash
8 34 (2.28%) StatsD
9 33 (2.22%) Ansible
10 32 (2.15%) HAProxy
11 25 (1.68%) Vagrant
12 21 (1.41%) Nagios
13 15 (1.01%) Windows Intune
14 9 (0.60%) SCOrch
15 8 (0.54%) SCVMM
15 8 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 7 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 6 (0.40%) SCDPM
18 5 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 795 (53.43%) Microsoft
2 233 (15.66%) VMware
3 137 (9.21%) Oracle
4 88 (5.91%) Citrix
5 85 (5.71%) Cisco
6 83 (5.58%) Google
7 52 (3.49%) New Relic
8 48 (3.23%) Dell
9 45 (3.02%) Xamarin
10 35 (2.35%) HP
11 28 (1.88%) Rackspace
12 27 (1.81%) Juniper
12 27 (1.81%) NetApp
13 26 (1.75%) hybris
14 24 (1.61%) Endeca
14 24 (1.61%) Hitachi
15 23 (1.55%) Riverbed
16 22 (1.48%) Splunk
16 22 (1.48%) TIBCO
17 21 (1.41%) Cognos
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + health, bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, shares, health, pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + shares experience dependent
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 - 60k plus Competitive Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
PSD Group - London
Salary: £65k + 40% bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus (up to 30%) + £7k on call
Posted: Yesterday