The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 328 353 457
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +104
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 375 295 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.67% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.96% 14.02% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 286 277 169
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.47%
Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2894 2104 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.03% 4.75% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2409 1843 1524
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +37 78 £65,000 +10.63% 16
Croydon - 5 £47,500 -
Barnet - 4 £65,000 -
Wembley - 4 £65,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £30,000 -
Ealing - 2 £52,500 -
Westminster - 2 - -
Harrow - 1 £37,250 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £29,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 409 (56.81%) .NET
2 391 (54.31%) C#
3 370 (51.39%) Windows
4 355 (49.31%) Microsoft
5 309 (42.92%) SQL Server
6 287 (39.86%) ASP.NET
7 256 (35.56%) MVC
8 250 (34.72%) SQL
9 215 (29.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 209 (29.03%) TDD
11 198 (27.50%) JavaScript
12 191 (26.53%) HTML
13 184 (25.56%) Amazon AWS
14 175 (24.31%) Web Services
14 175 (24.31%) CSS
15 161 (22.36%) Linux
16 160 (22.22%) jQuery
17 153 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
17 153 (21.25%) Scrum
18 144 (20.00%) IIS
19 136 (18.89%) E-Commerce
19 136 (18.89%) DevOps
20 132 (18.33%) OO
20 132 (18.33%) WCF
21 130 (18.06%) MS Excel
22 125 (17.36%) HTML5
23 120 (16.67%) .NET Framework
24 119 (16.53%) TeamCity
25 108 (15.00%) BDD
26 107 (14.86%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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
1 144 (20.00%) IIS
2 98 (13.61%) SharePoint
3 79 (10.97%) Apache
4 57 (7.92%) Node.js
5 51 (7.08%) nginx
5 51 (7.08%) Apache Solr
6 41 (5.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 40 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
8 38 (5.28%) MS Exchange
9 34 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 32 (4.44%) Tomcat
11 27 (3.75%) CMS
12 26 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
12 26 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (2.64%) Lync
14 13 (1.81%) Umbraco
15 9 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (1.11%) Apache Pig
17 5 (0.69%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 130 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.39%) MS Office
3 7 (0.97%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.83%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.83%) Mingle
5 5 (0.69%) MS Project
5 5 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.42%) Final Cut Pro
6 3 (0.42%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.28%) Maya
7 2 (0.28%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 27 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (3.19%) Sophis RISQUE
3 10 (1.39%) Fredhopper
4 5 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.56%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.56%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 184 (25.56%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (13.89%) PaaS
3 88 (12.22%) Office 365
4 78 (10.83%) IaaS
5 57 (7.92%) Cloud Computing
6 55 (7.64%) SaaS
7 41 (5.69%) GitHub
8 32 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (3.06%) Google App Engine
10 17 (2.36%) Trello
11 12 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
12 10 (1.39%) Rackspace Cloud
13 9 (1.25%) Amazon S3
14 8 (1.11%) Heroku
14 8 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.69%) Google Apps
16 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
16 1 (0.14%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.97%) DNS
2 39 (5.42%) SAN
3 32 (4.44%) Firewall
4 26 (3.61%) TCP/IP
5 25 (3.47%) Internet
6 19 (2.64%) LAN
7 18 (2.50%) NAS
8 14 (1.94%) DHCP
9 13 (1.81%) VPN
9 13 (1.81%) HTTP
10 10 (1.39%) Network Security
11 8 (1.11%) LDAP
11 8 (1.11%) Wireless
12 6 (0.83%) VLAN
12 6 (0.83%) OpenLDAP
12 6 (0.83%) iSCSI
12 6 (0.83%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.83%) WAN
12 6 (0.83%) PBX
13 5 (0.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (42.92%) SQL Server
2 88 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 81 (11.25%) MongoDB
4 70 (9.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 61 (8.47%) MySQL
6 58 (8.06%) Hadoop
6 58 (8.06%) Big Data
7 45 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 40 (5.56%) NoSQL
9 36 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 25 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 24 (3.33%) RavenDB
12 21 (2.92%) Redis
13 18 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (2.36%) Apache Hive
15 16 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (1.81%) SQL Server 2000
17 11 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
18 9 (1.25%) HBase
Development Applications
1 119 (16.53%) TeamCity
2 102 (14.17%) Git (software)
3 82 (11.39%) NUnit
4 76 (10.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 64 (8.89%) Subversion
6 59 (8.19%) Visual Studio
7 49 (6.81%) Jenkins
8 41 (5.69%) Selenium
9 33 (4.58%) ReSharper
10 30 (4.17%) JIRA
11 29 (4.03%) Octopus Deploy
12 26 (3.61%) SpecFlow
13 23 (3.19%) Rhino Mocks
13 23 (3.19%) WebDriver
14 19 (2.64%) Bugzilla
15 18 (2.50%) YouTrack
16 17 (2.36%) WinRunner
16 17 (2.36%) dotTrace
16 17 (2.36%) TestComplete
16 17 (2.36%) Ranorex
General
1 92 (12.78%) Finance
2 67 (9.31%) Retail
3 58 (8.06%) Law
4 53 (7.36%) Banking
5 39 (5.42%) Advertising
6 33 (4.58%) Marketing
7 28 (3.89%) Publishing
8 27 (3.75%) Music Industry
9 24 (3.33%) Games
10 17 (2.36%) Back Office
10 17 (2.36%) French Language
11 15 (2.08%) Telecoms
12 9 (1.25%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.83%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.69%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.69%) Electronics
15 4 (0.56%) Japanese Language
16 3 (0.42%) Billing
17 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 305 (42.36%) Developer
2 163 (22.64%) .NET Developer
3 97 (13.47%) C# Developer
4 93 (12.92%) Architect
5 88 (12.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 82 (11.39%) Consultant
7 81 (11.25%) Senior Developer
8 51 (7.08%) Analyst
8 51 (7.08%) Senior .NET Developer
9 48 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 39 (5.42%) Web Developer
11 37 (5.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 36 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
13 35 (4.86%) Web Engineer
14 34 (4.72%) Agile .NET Developer
15 31 (4.31%) Lead Developer
16 30 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
16 30 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
17 27 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
18 24 (3.33%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 409 (56.81%) .NET
2 287 (39.86%) ASP.NET
3 215 (29.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 191 (26.53%) HTML
5 175 (24.31%) CSS
5 175 (24.31%) Web Services
6 160 (22.22%) jQuery
7 132 (18.33%) WCF
8 125 (17.36%) HTML5
9 120 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 85 (11.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 82 (11.39%) CSS3
12 63 (8.75%) XML
13 52 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 45 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 41 (5.69%) LINQ
16 40 (5.56%) AngularJS
17 38 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 38 (5.28%) KnockoutJS
18 37 (5.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 38 (5.28%) Open Source
3 33 (4.58%) Mathematics
4 30 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 26 (3.61%) Replication
6 20 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.50%) Client/Server
8 17 (2.36%) Clustering
8 17 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.22%) Blog
10 15 (2.08%) Social Network
11 14 (1.94%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.53%) Social Media
12 11 (1.53%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.25%) Online Games
14 8 (1.11%) Physics
14 8 (1.11%) Social Gaming
15 7 (0.97%) E-Learning
16 6 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 370 (51.39%) Windows
2 161 (22.36%) Linux
3 100 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (6.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (5.00%) Debian
6 35 (4.86%) UNIX
7 34 (4.72%) Android
8 31 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (4.31%) Ubuntu
9 28 (3.89%) Apple iOS
10 19 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (2.22%) Fedora
12 14 (1.94%) AIX
12 14 (1.94%) HPUX
12 14 (1.94%) Solaris
13 6 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.83%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.56%) CentOS
14 4 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (35.56%) MVC
2 209 (29.03%) TDD
3 153 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (21.25%) Scrum
4 136 (18.89%) E-Commerce
4 136 (18.89%) DevOps
5 132 (18.33%) OO
6 108 (15.00%) BDD
7 107 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
8 100 (13.89%) Web Development
9 72 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 63 (8.75%) Domain-Driven Design
10 63 (8.75%) OOP
11 56 (7.78%) Dependency Injection
12 55 (7.64%) Software Engineering
13 54 (7.50%) SOA
14 50 (6.94%) Pair Programming
15 47 (6.53%) Data Modelling
16 44 (6.11%) Analytics
17 40 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 391 (54.31%) C#
2 250 (34.72%) SQL
3 198 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 77 (10.69%) Java
4 77 (10.69%) Ruby
5 75 (10.42%) PowerShell
6 41 (5.69%) F#
7 40 (5.56%) Clojure
8 38 (5.28%) Python
9 34 (4.72%) T-SQL
10 28 (3.89%) C++
11 25 (3.47%) VB.NET
12 24 (3.33%) C
13 18 (2.50%) PHP
14 17 (2.36%) Scala
14 17 (2.36%) Bash Shell
15 16 (2.22%) Perl
16 10 (1.39%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.25%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (11.94%) Degree
2 63 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (5.97%) MCSE
4 33 (4.58%) MCITP
5 24 (3.33%) MCTS
6 12 (1.67%) MCP
7 10 (1.39%) MCSA
8 9 (1.25%) CCNA
8 9 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.69%) MCDBA
9 5 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) CCNP
10 2 (0.28%) MCSD
11 1 (0.14%) VCP4
11 1 (0.14%) Brainbench
11 1 (0.14%) NCDA
11 1 (0.14%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.00%) QA
2 20 (2.78%) SLA
3 17 (2.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.28%) Basel III
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 86 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 69 (9.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (8.89%) Hyper-V
4 34 (4.72%) Varnish
5 29 (4.03%) Samba
5 29 (4.03%) KVM
6 9 (1.25%) UAG
7 7 (0.97%) XenApp
7 7 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.83%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.69%) Xen
9 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.42%) Xsan
11 3 (0.42%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.42%) vCloud
12 2 (0.28%) vSphere
13 1 (0.14%) NFS
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 57 (7.92%) Puppet
2 51 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (5.28%) logstash
4 37 (5.14%) HAProxy
4 37 (5.14%) StatsD
5 36 (5.00%) ZABBIX
6 34 (4.72%) Kibana
7 24 (3.33%) SCCM
8 23 (3.19%) SCOM
8 23 (3.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 21 (2.92%) Nagios
10 14 (1.94%) SCVMM
11 9 (1.25%) CFEngine
11 9 (1.25%) SCSM
11 9 (1.25%) WSUS
12 5 (0.69%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.69%) Ansible
13 4 (0.56%) Salt
13 4 (0.56%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 355 (49.31%) Microsoft
2 82 (11.39%) VMware
3 69 (9.58%) Cisco
4 56 (7.78%) Dell
5 51 (7.08%) HP
5 51 (7.08%) Apple
6 50 (6.94%) Google
7 44 (6.11%) Red Hat
8 40 (5.56%) New Relic
9 38 (5.28%) Oracle
10 37 (5.14%) Juniper
11 35 (4.86%) Rackspace
12 27 (3.75%) Sony
12 27 (3.75%) Toshiba
13 20 (2.78%) Facebook
14 14 (1.94%) EPiServer
15 11 (1.53%) Twitter
16 10 (1.39%) Citrix
16 10 (1.39%) SAP
17 9 (1.25%) Sitecore
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrow, Middlesex
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Splash Damage
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + corporate benefits including bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days, training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 20 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 20 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 20 days ago