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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 313 330 444
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +114
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 384 299 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.67% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.42% 14.02% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 292 279 179
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 £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2861 2133 1808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.95% 4.81% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2383 1853 1560
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 31 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 31 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 +42 80 £62,500 +4.16% 20
Wembley - 4 £65,000 -
Barnet - 4 £65,000 -
Croydon - 4 £47,500 -
Harrow - 3 £37,250 -
Uxbridge - 3 £30,000 -
Ealing - 2 £52,500 -
Westminster - 2 - -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 405 (55.94%) .NET
2 386 (53.31%) C#
3 374 (51.66%) Windows
4 358 (49.45%) Microsoft
5 318 (43.92%) SQL Server
6 286 (39.50%) ASP.NET
7 258 (35.64%) MVC
8 249 (34.39%) SQL
9 216 (29.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 203 (28.04%) JavaScript
10 203 (28.04%) TDD
11 194 (26.80%) HTML
12 187 (25.83%) Amazon AWS
13 185 (25.55%) Web Services
14 177 (24.45%) CSS
15 162 (22.38%) Linux
15 162 (22.38%) jQuery
16 152 (20.99%) Scrum
17 151 (20.86%) IIS
18 146 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
19 143 (19.75%) E-Commerce
20 135 (18.65%) DevOps
21 132 (18.23%) WCF
22 128 (17.68%) OO
22 128 (17.68%) MS Excel
23 122 (16.85%) HTML5
24 119 (16.44%) .NET Framework
25 113 (15.61%) TeamCity
26 109 (15.06%) BDD
27 104 (14.36%) PaaS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 151 (20.86%) IIS
2 101 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 78 (10.77%) Apache
4 57 (7.87%) Node.js
5 54 (7.46%) nginx
6 53 (7.32%) Apache Solr
7 42 (5.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 40 (5.52%) MS Exchange
9 38 (5.25%) Elasticsearch
10 34 (4.70%) Tomcat
11 33 (4.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 27 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 27 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
12 27 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
12 27 (3.73%) CMS
13 23 (3.18%) Lync
14 13 (1.80%) Umbraco
15 8 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (1.10%) Apache Pig
16 6 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 128 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.52%) MS Office
3 8 (1.10%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.83%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.69%) Mingle
5 5 (0.69%) MS Project
5 5 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.41%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.41%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.28%) Maya
7 2 (0.28%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 30 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.62%) Sophis RISQUE
3 10 (1.38%) Fredhopper
4 5 (0.69%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 5 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.55%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 187 (25.83%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (14.36%) PaaS
3 93 (12.85%) Office 365
4 79 (10.91%) IaaS
5 55 (7.60%) Cloud Computing
6 53 (7.32%) SaaS
7 39 (5.39%) GitHub
8 29 (4.01%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (2.76%) Trello
10 18 (2.49%) Google App Engine
11 13 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
12 10 (1.38%) Rackspace Cloud
13 9 (1.24%) Heroku
13 9 (1.24%) Amazon S3
14 8 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.41%) Google Apps
16 1 (0.14%) ElastiCache
16 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.35%) DNS
2 41 (5.66%) SAN
3 36 (4.97%) Firewall
4 28 (3.87%) TCP/IP
5 24 (3.31%) Internet
6 20 (2.76%) LAN
6 20 (2.76%) NAS
7 16 (2.21%) VPN
8 15 (2.07%) DHCP
9 13 (1.80%) HTTP
10 11 (1.52%) Network Security
11 10 (1.38%) LDAP
11 10 (1.38%) VLAN
12 9 (1.24%) Wireless
13 8 (1.10%) PBX
14 7 (0.97%) OpenLDAP
15 6 (0.83%) WAN
15 6 (0.83%) Ethernet
15 6 (0.83%) SSL
15 6 (0.83%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (43.92%) SQL Server
2 88 (12.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (11.33%) MongoDB
4 68 (9.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 62 (8.56%) MySQL
6 53 (7.32%) Big Data
7 51 (7.04%) Hadoop
8 50 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (5.25%) Azure SQL Database
9 38 (5.25%) NoSQL
10 29 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (3.59%) RavenDB
12 25 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
13 22 (3.04%) Redis
14 18 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (2.21%) Apache Hive
16 15 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
18 12 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
19 9 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 113 (15.61%) TeamCity
2 99 (13.67%) Git (software)
3 82 (11.33%) NUnit
4 75 (10.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 63 (8.70%) Subversion
6 59 (8.15%) Visual Studio
7 49 (6.77%) Jenkins
8 39 (5.39%) Selenium
9 35 (4.83%) ReSharper
10 32 (4.42%) Octopus Deploy
11 29 (4.01%) JIRA
12 26 (3.59%) Rhino Mocks
13 24 (3.31%) SpecFlow
14 22 (3.04%) WebDriver
15 21 (2.90%) YouTrack
16 20 (2.76%) dotTrace
17 19 (2.62%) Bugzilla
18 16 (2.21%) WinRunner
18 16 (2.21%) TestComplete
18 16 (2.21%) Ranorex
General
1 96 (13.26%) Finance
2 66 (9.12%) Retail
3 57 (7.87%) Law
4 47 (6.49%) Banking
5 37 (5.11%) Advertising
6 33 (4.56%) Marketing
7 28 (3.87%) Publishing
8 26 (3.59%) Music Industry
9 25 (3.45%) Games
10 20 (2.76%) French Language
11 17 (2.35%) Back Office
12 16 (2.21%) Telecoms
13 9 (1.24%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.69%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.69%) Electronics
15 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.55%) Japanese Language
16 3 (0.41%) Billing
17 1 (0.14%) Korean Language
17 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 306 (42.27%) Developer
2 154 (21.27%) .NET Developer
3 90 (12.43%) Architect
3 90 (12.43%) C# Developer
4 84 (11.60%) Senior Developer
5 81 (11.19%) Consultant
6 78 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 53 (7.32%) Analyst
8 51 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 44 (6.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (4.97%) Web Developer
11 35 (4.83%) Operations Engineer
12 34 (4.70%) Web Engineer
13 33 (4.56%) Agile .NET Developer
14 32 (4.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 30 (4.14%) Lead Developer
16 29 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
17 27 (3.73%) Administrator
17 27 (3.73%) Systems Administrator
17 27 (3.73%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (55.94%) .NET
2 286 (39.50%) ASP.NET
3 216 (29.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 194 (26.80%) HTML
5 185 (25.55%) Web Services
6 177 (24.45%) CSS
7 162 (22.38%) jQuery
8 132 (18.23%) WCF
9 122 (16.85%) HTML5
10 119 (16.44%) .NET Framework
11 84 (11.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 79 (10.91%) CSS3
13 64 (8.84%) XML
14 57 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 41 (5.66%) AngularJS
15 41 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 38 (5.25%) LINQ
17 37 (5.11%) KnockoutJS
17 37 (5.11%) RESTful
18 36 (4.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 36 (4.97%) Open Source
3 35 (4.83%) Mathematics
4 29 (4.01%) Replication
4 29 (4.01%) Blackberry
5 20 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.62%) Inversion of Control
6 19 (2.62%) Clustering
7 17 (2.35%) Client/Server
8 14 (1.93%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.80%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.80%) Blog
10 12 (1.66%) Social Network
11 11 (1.52%) Social Media
11 11 (1.52%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.24%) Online Games
13 8 (1.10%) Physics
13 8 (1.10%) Social Gaming
14 7 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (0.97%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 374 (51.66%) Windows
2 162 (22.38%) Linux
3 102 (14.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (5.11%) Debian
6 33 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (4.56%) UNIX
7 32 (4.42%) Ubuntu
7 32 (4.42%) Android
8 23 (3.18%) Apple iOS
9 21 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (2.21%) Fedora
11 14 (1.93%) AIX
11 14 (1.93%) HPUX
11 14 (1.93%) Solaris
12 6 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.83%) CentOS
13 4 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.55%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (35.64%) MVC
2 203 (28.04%) TDD
3 152 (20.99%) Scrum
4 146 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (19.75%) E-Commerce
6 135 (18.65%) DevOps
7 128 (17.68%) OO
8 109 (15.06%) BDD
9 101 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
10 98 (13.54%) Web Development
11 75 (10.36%) Unit Testing
12 64 (8.84%) Domain-Driven Design
13 61 (8.43%) OOP
14 57 (7.87%) SOA
15 55 (7.60%) Software Engineering
16 53 (7.32%) Dependency Injection
17 50 (6.91%) Pair Programming
18 45 (6.22%) Data Modelling
19 40 (5.52%) ITIL
19 40 (5.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 386 (53.31%) C#
2 249 (34.39%) SQL
3 203 (28.04%) JavaScript
4 76 (10.50%) PowerShell
5 73 (10.08%) Ruby
6 69 (9.53%) Java
7 41 (5.66%) F#
8 40 (5.52%) T-SQL
9 39 (5.39%) Clojure
10 36 (4.97%) Python
11 28 (3.87%) C++
12 26 (3.59%) VB.NET
13 23 (3.18%) C
14 16 (2.21%) PHP
14 16 (2.21%) Scala
15 15 (2.07%) Bash Shell
16 14 (1.93%) Perl
17 10 (1.38%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.24%) VB
18 9 (1.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 89 (12.29%) Degree
2 67 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (6.08%) MCSE
4 36 (4.97%) MCITP
5 25 (3.45%) MCTS
6 11 (1.52%) MCP
6 11 (1.52%) MCSA
6 11 (1.52%) CCNA
6 11 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (0.69%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.41%) CCNP
9 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.28%) MCSD
9 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) VCAP
10 1 (0.14%) Brainbench
10 1 (0.14%) VCP4
10 1 (0.14%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (9.39%) QA
2 20 (2.76%) SLA
3 17 (2.35%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 88 (12.15%) Active Directory
2 71 (9.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (9.39%) Hyper-V
4 34 (4.70%) Varnish
5 28 (3.87%) Samba
5 28 (3.87%) KVM
6 8 (1.10%) XenApp
6 8 (1.10%) UAG
7 7 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.83%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.69%) Xen
10 4 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.55%) vSphere
11 3 (0.41%) vCloud
11 3 (0.41%) Xsan
11 3 (0.41%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.14%) XenServer
12 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 58 (8.01%) Puppet
2 51 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (5.11%) logstash
4 36 (4.97%) StatsD
4 36 (4.97%) HAProxy
5 35 (4.83%) ZABBIX
6 33 (4.56%) Kibana
7 24 (3.31%) SCCM
8 23 (3.18%) SCOM
9 22 (3.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 21 (2.90%) Nagios
11 14 (1.93%) SCVMM
12 9 (1.24%) SCSM
12 9 (1.24%) WSUS
13 7 (0.97%) CFEngine
14 5 (0.69%) Ansible
14 5 (0.69%) Vagrant
15 4 (0.55%) NetBackup
15 4 (0.55%) Salt
16 3 (0.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 358 (49.45%) Microsoft
2 84 (11.60%) VMware
3 72 (9.94%) Cisco
4 53 (7.32%) Dell
5 52 (7.18%) HP
6 48 (6.63%) Apple
7 47 (6.49%) Google
8 46 (6.35%) Red Hat
9 39 (5.39%) New Relic
10 36 (4.97%) Juniper
10 36 (4.97%) Rackspace
11 35 (4.83%) Oracle
12 26 (3.59%) Sony
12 26 (3.59%) Toshiba
13 20 (2.76%) Facebook
14 14 (1.93%) EPiServer
15 11 (1.52%) Citrix
16 10 (1.38%) Symantec
16 10 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (1.38%) SAP
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £59000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
ASOS
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
ASOS
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum £75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - plus bonus pension helathcare
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - 10 % Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago