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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 273 374 477
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +103
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 463 255 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.01% 0.57% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.48% 11.60% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 318 228 157
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
2810 2198 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.10% 4.94% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2293 1926 1573
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +95 108 £57,500 - 19
Enfield - 5 £42,500 -
Westminster - 5 £40,000 -
Harrow - 3 £37,250 -
Ealing +5 2 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Barnet - 1 £65,000 -
Croydon - 1 £40,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £55,000 -
Wembley - 1 £65,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £90,000 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 452 (54.85%) .NET
2 449 (54.49%) Microsoft
3 446 (54.13%) Windows
4 392 (47.57%) C#
5 382 (46.36%) SQL Server
6 332 (40.29%) ASP.NET
7 310 (37.62%) SQL
8 296 (35.92%) MVC
9 290 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
10 250 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 227 (27.55%) JavaScript
12 226 (27.43%) HTML
13 217 (26.33%) CSS
14 216 (26.21%) Web Services
15 208 (25.24%) IIS
16 200 (24.27%) Amazon AWS
17 196 (23.79%) TDD
18 174 (21.12%) jQuery
19 169 (20.51%) Linux
20 163 (19.78%) E-Commerce
21 160 (19.42%) DevOps
22 158 (19.17%) Scrum
23 150 (18.20%) WCF
23 150 (18.20%) MS Excel
24 143 (17.35%) TeamCity
25 139 (16.87%) .NET Framework
26 134 (16.26%) OO
27 127 (15.41%) Office 365
28 116 (14.08%) PowerShell
28 116 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 208 (25.24%) IIS
2 113 (13.71%) SharePoint
3 89 (10.80%) nginx
4 83 (10.07%) Apache Solr
5 80 (9.71%) Apache
6 57 (6.92%) MS Exchange
7 42 (5.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 41 (4.98%) Node.js
9 40 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
10 38 (4.61%) SharePoint 2010
11 37 (4.49%) Tomcat
12 36 (4.37%) BizTalk Server
12 36 (4.37%) Lync
13 31 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
14 30 (3.64%) CMS
15 29 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
16 18 (2.18%) Sitecore CMS
17 14 (1.70%) Apache Pig
18 12 (1.46%) Umbraco
19 11 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 150 (18.20%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.94%) MS Office
3 7 (0.85%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.73%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.61%) MS Project
5 5 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.61%) Mingle
6 4 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.36%) Maya
7 3 (0.36%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.36%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.24%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.12%) Revit
Business Applications
1 39 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.31%) Sophis RISQUE
3 9 (1.09%) Oracle CRM
3 9 (1.09%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 6 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.61%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.36%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.24%) Tridion
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Magento
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 200 (24.27%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (15.41%) Office 365
3 114 (13.83%) PaaS
4 90 (10.92%) IaaS
5 67 (8.13%) Cloud Computing
6 64 (7.77%) GitHub
7 51 (6.19%) SaaS
8 50 (6.07%) Trello
9 15 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (1.82%) Heroku
10 11 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
11 10 (1.21%) Google App Engine
12 9 (1.09%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.12%) Joyent
15 1 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
15 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
15 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
15 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 63 (7.65%) DNS
2 62 (7.52%) SAN
3 59 (7.16%) Firewall
4 31 (3.76%) TCP/IP
5 26 (3.16%) NAS
6 23 (2.79%) HTTP
7 21 (2.55%) LAN
8 18 (2.18%) VPN
8 18 (2.18%) VLAN
9 14 (1.70%) Internet
9 14 (1.70%) PBX
10 12 (1.46%) LDAP
10 12 (1.46%) DHCP
10 12 (1.46%) Network Security
10 12 (1.46%) Unified Communications
11 11 (1.33%) iSCSI
12 9 (1.09%) SSL
13 8 (0.97%) Wireless
13 8 (0.97%) OpenLDAP
14 7 (0.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (46.36%) SQL Server
2 102 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (9.95%) MongoDB
4 78 (9.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 75 (9.10%) MySQL
6 68 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 62 (7.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 51 (6.19%) RavenDB
9 46 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 45 (5.46%) NoSQL
11 39 (4.73%) Big Data
12 38 (4.61%) Hadoop
13 31 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
14 24 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 22 (2.67%) Apache Hive
16 19 (2.31%) Redis
17 15 (1.82%) Couchbase
17 15 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
19 12 (1.46%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 143 (17.35%) TeamCity
2 111 (13.47%) NUnit
3 96 (11.65%) Git (software)
4 78 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 66 (8.01%) Visual Studio
6 59 (7.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 57 (6.92%) Subversion
7 57 (6.92%) Jenkins
8 56 (6.80%) ReSharper
9 52 (6.31%) Rhino Mocks
10 50 (6.07%) dotTrace
10 50 (6.07%) YouTrack
11 27 (3.28%) JIRA
12 25 (3.03%) Selenium
13 20 (2.43%) MSBuild
14 15 (1.82%) WebDriver
15 14 (1.70%) Bugzilla
16 12 (1.46%) SpecFlow
17 9 (1.09%) TestComplete
17 9 (1.09%) WinRunner
General
1 115 (13.96%) Finance
2 68 (8.25%) Retail
3 54 (6.55%) Banking
4 50 (6.07%) French Language
5 41 (4.98%) Law
6 36 (4.37%) Marketing
7 31 (3.76%) Music Industry
8 29 (3.52%) Games
9 26 (3.16%) Publishing
10 25 (3.03%) Advertising
10 25 (3.03%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.82%) Back Office
12 10 (1.21%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.73%) Electronics
14 5 (0.61%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.49%) Legal
16 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.24%) Japanese Language
17 1 (0.12%) Korean Language
17 1 (0.12%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 314 (38.11%) Developer
2 150 (18.20%) .NET Developer
3 122 (14.81%) Architect
4 97 (11.77%) Senior Developer
5 72 (8.74%) Consultant
5 72 (8.74%) C# Developer
6 61 (7.40%) Senior .NET Developer
7 60 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 49 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
9 45 (5.46%) Operations Engineer
10 41 (4.98%) Administrator
11 39 (4.73%) Analyst
12 38 (4.61%) Web Engineer
13 33 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
14 31 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
15 30 (3.64%) Lead Developer
16 27 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 27 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
17 26 (3.16%) DBA
17 26 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (54.85%) .NET
2 332 (40.29%) ASP.NET
3 250 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 226 (27.43%) HTML
5 217 (26.33%) CSS
6 216 (26.21%) Web Services
7 174 (21.12%) jQuery
8 150 (18.20%) WCF
9 139 (16.87%) .NET Framework
10 103 (12.50%) HTML5
11 90 (10.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 76 (9.22%) AngularJS
13 69 (8.37%) CSS3
14 66 (8.01%) XML
14 66 (8.01%) ASP.NET Web API
15 65 (7.89%) REST
16 60 (7.28%) Sass
17 55 (6.67%) Lucene
18 53 (6.43%) COM
19 52 (6.31%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (5.58%) Replication
3 37 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 36 (4.37%) Blackberry
5 32 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (3.40%) Open Source
7 25 (3.03%) Mathematics
8 24 (2.91%) Clustering
9 22 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
9 22 (2.67%) User Experience
10 18 (2.18%) Digital Media
11 15 (1.82%) Visualisation
12 14 (1.70%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.33%) Video on Demand
14 9 (1.09%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.97%) IPTV
15 8 (0.97%) iPhone
15 8 (0.97%) Blog
15 8 (0.97%) Social Gaming
15 8 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 446 (54.13%) Windows
2 169 (20.51%) Linux
3 116 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (4.98%) Ubuntu
6 37 (4.49%) Debian
7 32 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (3.03%) UNIX
9 24 (2.91%) Android
10 20 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (1.94%) Fedora
12 14 (1.70%) AIX
12 14 (1.70%) HPUX
12 14 (1.70%) Solaris
13 13 (1.58%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.85%) CentOS
15 6 (0.73%) Windows Phone 8
15 6 (0.73%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.49%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (35.92%) MVC
2 290 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (23.79%) TDD
4 163 (19.78%) E-Commerce
5 160 (19.42%) DevOps
6 158 (19.17%) Scrum
7 134 (16.26%) OO
8 106 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
9 105 (12.74%) BDD
10 75 (9.10%) Unit Testing
11 74 (8.98%) Web Development
12 66 (8.01%) ITIL
13 61 (7.40%) SOA
14 60 (7.28%) CRM
15 59 (7.16%) Mentoring
16 58 (7.04%) Dependency Injection
17 56 (6.80%) OOP
18 54 (6.55%) Data Modelling
18 54 (6.55%) Software Engineering
19 53 (6.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 392 (47.57%) C#
2 310 (37.62%) SQL
3 227 (27.55%) JavaScript
4 116 (14.08%) PowerShell
5 89 (10.80%) T-SQL
6 61 (7.40%) Ruby
7 58 (7.04%) Java
8 27 (3.28%) Python
8 27 (3.28%) F#
8 27 (3.28%) Clojure
9 26 (3.16%) C
10 24 (2.91%) VB.NET
11 19 (2.31%) C++
11 19 (2.31%) Perl
11 19 (2.31%) PHP
12 12 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.33%) VB
14 10 (1.21%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.97%) Korn
15 8 (0.97%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 91 (11.04%) Degree
2 83 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (4.85%) MCSE
4 39 (4.73%) MCITP
5 19 (2.31%) MCTS
6 18 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (2.18%) CCNA
7 14 (1.70%) MCSA
8 10 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (0.97%) MCP
10 7 (0.85%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.61%) MCDBA
13 4 (0.49%) CCNP
13 4 (0.49%) CCA
13 4 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.49%) CISSP
13 4 (0.49%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.36%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.36%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.86%) QA
2 21 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.31%) SLA
4 8 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 109 (13.23%) Active Directory
2 85 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (9.47%) Hyper-V
4 34 (4.13%) Varnish
5 33 (4.00%) Samba
5 33 (4.00%) KVM
6 12 (1.46%) XenApp
7 9 (1.09%) vSphere
7 9 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.73%) Xen
8 6 (0.73%) UAG
8 6 (0.73%) XenServer
8 6 (0.73%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.61%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.49%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.36%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.36%) Xsan
11 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 70 (8.50%) Puppet
2 64 (7.77%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (4.98%) logstash
4 40 (4.85%) ZABBIX
5 38 (4.61%) HAProxy
6 37 (4.49%) StatsD
6 37 (4.49%) Kibana
7 25 (3.03%) Nagios
8 21 (2.55%) SCOM
9 20 (2.43%) SCCM
9 20 (2.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 10 (1.21%) Vagrant
11 8 (0.97%) Opsview
11 8 (0.97%) WSUS
11 8 (0.97%) SCVMM
12 7 (0.85%) SCSM
13 5 (0.61%) Ansible
14 4 (0.49%) Salt
15 3 (0.36%) SCOrch
15 3 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 449 (54.49%) Microsoft
2 104 (12.62%) VMware
3 87 (10.56%) Cisco
4 65 (7.89%) Rackspace
5 60 (7.28%) HP
6 57 (6.92%) Dell
6 57 (6.92%) Oracle
7 51 (6.19%) Apple
8 49 (5.95%) Google
9 43 (5.22%) New Relic
10 42 (5.10%) Red Hat
11 34 (4.13%) Juniper
12 31 (3.76%) Sony
12 31 (3.76%) Toshiba
13 20 (2.43%) Citrix
13 20 (2.43%) Sitecore
14 18 (2.18%) Facebook
15 16 (1.94%) EPiServer
15 16 (1.94%) SAP
16 15 (1.82%) EMC
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Vocative Consulting
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Grosvenor
Salary: Competitive Salary and Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Centric Resource
Salary: From £28,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £85000 to £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent bonus package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum EXCELLENT BENEFITS
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