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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 176 355 392
Rank change year-on-year
+179 +37
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 710 311 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.72% 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.46% 12.47% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 535 267 216
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
3027 2493 1805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.33% 5.80% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2412 2128 1525
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +96 139 £60,000 +9.09% 16
Mayfair - 9 - -
Croydon +4 6 £61,250 +28.94%
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £53,750 - 1
Wimbledon +10 4 £46,250 -22.91%
Bromley - 2 £57,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £57,500 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 749 (57.48%) Microsoft
2 675 (51.80%) .NET
3 616 (47.28%) C#
4 554 (42.52%) Windows
5 536 (41.14%) SQL Server
6 519 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
7 464 (35.61%) SQL
8 446 (34.23%) ASP.NET
9 430 (33.00%) MVC
10 385 (29.55%) JavaScript
11 382 (29.32%) MS Excel
12 328 (25.17%) HTML
13 318 (24.41%) TDD
14 314 (24.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 273 (20.95%) CSS
16 260 (19.95%) Office 365
17 258 (19.80%) Scrum
18 244 (18.73%) .NET Framework
18 244 (18.73%) Active Directory
19 228 (17.50%) E-Commerce
19 228 (17.50%) Finance
20 213 (16.35%) AngularJS
21 206 (15.81%) PowerShell
22 195 (14.97%) Web Services
23 194 (14.89%) VMware
23 194 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
24 176 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
25 170 (13.05%) HTML5
26 169 (12.97%) NoSQL
27 167 (12.82%) BDD

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 157 (12.05%) IIS
2 148 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 112 (8.60%) MS Exchange
4 103 (7.90%) Lync
5 76 (5.83%) Node.js
6 69 (5.30%) CMS
7 66 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 59 (4.53%) Apache Solr
9 58 (4.45%) Elasticsearch
10 56 (4.30%) nginx
11 55 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
12 49 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
13 41 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
14 38 (2.92%) OpenStack
15 31 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
16 28 (2.15%) Mule
17 27 (2.07%) Apache
18 24 (1.84%) Office Communications Server
19 23 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
19 23 (1.77%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 382 (29.32%) MS Excel
2 81 (6.22%) MS Office
3 16 (1.23%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.46%) MS Project
5 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.38%) HipChat
6 4 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.15%) SPSS
9 1 (0.077%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.077%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 71 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.53%) Sophis RISQUE
3 12 (0.92%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.31%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 4 (0.31%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.15%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 260 (19.95%) Office 365
2 176 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
3 117 (8.98%) IaaS
4 84 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
5 80 (6.14%) PaaS
6 53 (4.07%) SaaS
7 45 (3.45%) GitHub
8 27 (2.07%) Trello
9 17 (1.30%) Google Apps
10 13 (1.00%) Yammer
10 13 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.92%) Terremark
12 9 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.38%) IBM SmartCloud
15 4 (0.31%) Heroku
15 4 (0.31%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.31%) Sumo Logic
15 4 (0.31%) SoftLayer
16 1 (0.077%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (7.83%) Firewall
2 75 (5.76%) DNS
2 75 (5.76%) SAN
3 38 (2.92%) TCP/IP
4 34 (2.61%) VPN
5 30 (2.30%) iSCSI
6 29 (2.23%) WAN
7 26 (2.00%) Internet
8 25 (1.92%) HTTP
9 24 (1.84%) LAN
10 20 (1.53%) NAS
11 17 (1.30%) Wireless
12 13 (1.00%) Intranet
12 13 (1.00%) DHCP
12 13 (1.00%) VLAN
13 12 (0.92%) IMAP
13 12 (0.92%) POP3
14 11 (0.84%) SSL
15 9 (0.69%) CTI
15 9 (0.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 536 (41.14%) SQL Server
2 169 (12.97%) NoSQL
3 135 (10.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 122 (9.36%) MongoDB
5 118 (9.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 109 (8.37%) Azure SQL Database
7 107 (8.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 104 (7.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 89 (6.83%) MySQL
10 81 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
11 79 (6.06%) RavenDB
12 76 (5.83%) Oracle Database
13 65 (4.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 43 (3.30%) Big Data
15 35 (2.69%) QlikView
16 33 (2.53%) Couchbase
17 24 (1.84%) CouchDB
17 24 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (1.77%) Hadoop
19 21 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 129 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 120 (9.21%) TeamCity
3 103 (7.90%) Git (software)
4 89 (6.83%) Visual Studio
5 75 (5.76%) NUnit
6 60 (4.60%) JIRA
7 51 (3.91%) Jenkins
8 38 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 30 (2.30%) ReSharper
10 27 (2.07%) Rhino Mocks
11 24 (1.84%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 22 (1.69%) dotTrace
12 22 (1.69%) YouTrack
13 19 (1.46%) MSBuild
14 16 (1.23%) Subversion
15 15 (1.15%) Eclipse
15 15 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
16 12 (0.92%) Selenium
16 12 (0.92%) Psake
16 12 (0.92%) Grunt
General
1 228 (17.50%) Finance
2 96 (7.37%) Retail
3 84 (6.45%) Banking
4 47 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 42 (3.22%) Marketing
6 38 (2.92%) French Language
7 32 (2.46%) Games
8 17 (1.30%) Advertising
9 13 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.84%) Law
10 11 (0.84%) Legal
11 5 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.38%) Electronics
11 5 (0.38%) Back Office
11 5 (0.38%) Publishing
11 5 (0.38%) Automotive
12 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.23%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.077%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 453 (34.77%) Developer
2 228 (17.50%) .NET Developer
3 206 (15.81%) Architect
4 136 (10.44%) Consultant
5 132 (10.13%) C# Developer
6 114 (8.75%) Senior Developer
7 83 (6.37%) Solutions Architect
8 76 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
9 72 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
10 55 (4.22%) DevOps Engineer
11 52 (3.99%) Software Engineer
12 50 (3.84%) DBA
13 48 (3.68%) Cloud Architect
14 43 (3.30%) Analyst
15 41 (3.15%) Administrator
15 41 (3.15%) Project Manager
15 41 (3.15%) SQL DBA
16 38 (2.92%) Senior Consultant
17 33 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 33 (2.53%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 675 (51.80%) .NET
2 446 (34.23%) ASP.NET
3 328 (25.17%) HTML
4 314 (24.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 273 (20.95%) CSS
6 244 (18.73%) .NET Framework
7 213 (16.35%) AngularJS
8 195 (14.97%) Web Services
9 194 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 170 (13.05%) HTML5
11 161 (12.36%) jQuery
12 140 (10.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 122 (9.36%) WCF
14 104 (7.98%) CSS3
15 91 (6.98%) XML
16 88 (6.75%) REST
17 83 (6.37%) KnockoutJS
18 77 (5.91%) JSON
19 60 (4.60%) LINQ
20 55 (4.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (8.75%) Mobile App
2 82 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (4.83%) Replication
4 55 (4.22%) Open Source
5 51 (3.91%) Clustering
6 49 (3.76%) Computer Science
7 44 (3.38%) Management Information System
8 37 (2.84%) User Experience
9 29 (2.23%) Blog
10 25 (1.92%) N-Tier
11 21 (1.61%) iPhone
12 19 (1.46%) Client/Server
13 18 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (1.23%) Blackberry
15 14 (1.07%) Mathematics
16 12 (0.92%) Visualisation
16 12 (0.92%) CMDB
16 12 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
17 11 (0.84%) Thin Client
17 11 (0.84%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 554 (42.52%) Windows
2 155 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 143 (10.97%) Linux
4 112 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (6.52%) Android
6 69 (5.30%) Apple iOS
7 38 (2.92%) Windows 7
8 35 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (2.15%) Windows 8
10 27 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (1.46%) Ubuntu
12 18 (1.38%) Windows Phone
12 18 (1.38%) UNIX
13 14 (1.07%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.92%) CentOS
15 11 (0.84%) VMS
15 11 (0.84%) Debian
16 4 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
16 4 (0.31%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (33.00%) MVC
3 318 (24.41%) TDD
4 258 (19.80%) Scrum
5 228 (17.50%) E-Commerce
6 167 (12.82%) BDD
7 145 (11.13%) DevOps
8 136 (10.44%) SOA
9 123 (9.44%) OO
9 123 (9.44%) Migration
10 119 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
11 103 (7.90%) Software Engineering
11 103 (7.90%) Business Intelligence
12 89 (6.83%) CRM
13 86 (6.60%) Web Development
14 83 (6.37%) Project Management
15 75 (5.76%) Mentoring
16 63 (4.83%) ITIL
17 57 (4.37%) OOP
18 55 (4.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 616 (47.28%) C#
2 464 (35.61%) SQL
3 385 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 206 (15.81%) PowerShell
5 135 (10.36%) Java
6 123 (9.44%) T-SQL
7 87 (6.68%) Ruby
8 54 (4.14%) Python
9 52 (3.99%) PHP
10 42 (3.22%) VB
11 23 (1.77%) Bash Shell
12 22 (1.69%) Scala
13 21 (1.61%) C
14 20 (1.53%) F#
14 20 (1.53%) Perl
15 16 (1.23%) ActionScript 3.0
15 16 (1.23%) ActionScript
16 13 (1.00%) C++
17 10 (0.77%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 143 (10.97%) Degree
2 124 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (3.76%) MCITP
4 41 (3.15%) MCSE
5 33 (2.53%) VCP4
6 30 (2.30%) MCP
7 26 (2.00%) MCTS
7 26 (2.00%) MCSD
8 24 (1.84%) AWS Certification
8 24 (1.84%) MCSA
9 23 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (1.46%) CCNA
11 17 (1.30%) MCDBA
12 14 (1.07%) MCPD
12 14 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (0.92%) Security Cleared
14 11 (0.84%) CCNP
14 11 (0.84%) VCP5
15 10 (0.77%) SC Cleared
16 9 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.99%) QA
2 31 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 29 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.92%) SLA
5 10 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 244 (18.73%) Active Directory
2 152 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (9.29%) Hyper-V
4 67 (5.14%) vSphere
5 63 (4.83%) XenApp
6 26 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 15 (1.15%) Xen
9 12 (0.92%) KVM
10 11 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
11 10 (0.77%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.61%) UAG
12 8 (0.61%) Varnish
12 8 (0.61%) XenServer
12 8 (0.61%) Docker
12 8 (0.61%) Samba
12 8 (0.61%) ISA Server
13 7 (0.54%) vCloud
14 6 (0.46%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 101 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
2 89 (6.83%) Puppet
3 78 (5.99%) SCCM
4 54 (4.14%) SCOM
5 39 (2.99%) Graphite
6 35 (2.69%) ZABBIX
7 33 (2.53%) logstash
8 30 (2.30%) Vagrant
9 29 (2.23%) Kibana
10 19 (1.46%) HAProxy
11 18 (1.38%) SCDPM
11 18 (1.38%) Nagios
12 16 (1.23%) SCVMM
12 16 (1.23%) StatsD
13 14 (1.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 13 (1.00%) Ansible
15 10 (0.77%) SCOrch
15 10 (0.77%) Windows Intune
16 8 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
17 7 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 749 (57.48%) Microsoft
2 194 (14.89%) VMware
3 138 (10.59%) Oracle
4 88 (6.75%) Citrix
5 71 (5.45%) Google
6 62 (4.76%) Cisco
7 61 (4.68%) Xamarin
8 50 (3.84%) New Relic
9 49 (3.76%) Rackspace
10 35 (2.69%) HP
11 31 (2.38%) Cognos
12 30 (2.30%) Red Hat
12 30 (2.30%) Dell
13 29 (2.23%) Sitecore
14 28 (2.15%) Splunk
15 25 (1.92%) NetApp
15 25 (1.92%) hybris
16 24 (1.84%) Endeca
17 22 (1.69%) TIBCO
18 19 (1.46%) Hitachi
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Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
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Salary: + Flexi Cash allowance + Bonus + Healthcare + Insurance + More
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Data Idols
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent commission
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
asos
Salary: + Flexi Cash allowance + Bonus + Healthcare + Insurance + More
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
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Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k + Excellen OTE Bonus & B
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