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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 181 288 362
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +74
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 772 445 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.73% 0.96% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.24% 12.27% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 629 309 264
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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
4232 3628 2636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.48% 7.81% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3593 2915 2270
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +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 £80,000
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +22 107 £57,500 -4.16% 21
Ealing -2 30 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Stanmore - 4 £26,500 -
Harrow +11 3 £57,500 +54.36%
Docklands, London - 3 £70,000 -
Croydon +9 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wembley -2 1 £75,000 +15.38%
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 791 (51.13%) .NET
2 775 (50.10%) Microsoft
3 759 (49.06%) Amazon AWS
4 696 (44.99%) SQL Server
5 694 (44.86%) C#
6 680 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
7 593 (38.33%) Windows
8 546 (35.29%) ASP.NET
9 528 (34.13%) MVC
10 435 (28.12%) JavaScript
11 423 (27.34%) SQL
12 384 (24.82%) MS Excel
13 344 (22.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 336 (21.72%) TDD
15 332 (21.46%) HTML
16 299 (19.33%) DevOps
17 291 (18.81%) CSS
18 277 (17.91%) Office 365
19 260 (16.81%) Scrum
20 257 (16.61%) Retail
21 249 (16.10%) ASP.NET Web API
22 240 (15.51%) .NET Framework
23 234 (15.13%) VMware
24 232 (15.00%) Linux
25 230 (14.87%) Active Directory
26 215 (13.90%) Continuous Integration
27 214 (13.83%) jQuery
28 212 (13.70%) NoSQL
29 211 (13.64%) WCF
29 211 (13.64%) Finance

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 182 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 161 (10.41%) IIS
3 98 (6.33%) MS Exchange
4 97 (6.27%) BizTalk Server
5 84 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
6 70 (4.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 67 (4.33%) Apache
8 61 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
9 58 (3.75%) Lync
9 58 (3.75%) Apache Solr
10 52 (3.36%) Node.js
10 52 (3.36%) OpenStack
11 47 (3.04%) Apache Spark
12 44 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
13 43 (2.78%) nginx
14 42 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
15 35 (2.26%) CMS
16 31 (2.00%) Apache Pig
17 24 (1.55%) Tomcat
18 22 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 384 (24.82%) MS Excel
2 76 (4.91%) MS Office
3 15 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.78%) PowerPivot
5 8 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.26%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.26%) GIMP
8 1 (0.065%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.065%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 113 (7.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.23%) Sophis RISQUE
3 10 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.065%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.065%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.065%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 759 (49.06%) Amazon AWS
2 277 (17.91%) Office 365
3 105 (6.79%) IaaS
4 82 (5.30%) PaaS
5 69 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
6 51 (3.30%) GitHub
7 49 (3.17%) SaaS
8 38 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (1.16%) Yammer
10 17 (1.10%) Amazon EMR
11 15 (0.97%) Google Apps
12 12 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (0.58%) Datadog
14 9 (0.58%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.58%) Google Analytics
15 8 (0.52%) Heroku
15 8 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.52%) Mimecast
15 8 (0.52%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 94 (6.08%) TCP/IP
2 85 (5.49%) Firewall
3 68 (4.40%) DNS
4 66 (4.27%) Network Security
5 53 (3.43%) VPN
6 51 (3.30%) SAN
7 42 (2.71%) HTTP
8 35 (2.26%) DHCP
9 26 (1.68%) Skype
10 23 (1.49%) WAN
11 22 (1.42%) Internet
12 20 (1.29%) NAS
13 18 (1.16%) LAN
14 17 (1.10%) Wireless
15 16 (1.03%) SSL
15 16 (1.03%) VoIP
16 15 (0.97%) LDAP
17 13 (0.84%) MPLS
18 10 (0.65%) FTP
18 10 (0.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 696 (44.99%) SQL Server
2 212 (13.70%) NoSQL
3 179 (11.57%) MongoDB
4 156 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 123 (7.95%) Big Data
6 113 (7.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 106 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 96 (6.21%) MySQL
9 80 (5.17%) Hadoop
10 72 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 68 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
12 64 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 63 (4.07%) Azure SQL Database
14 55 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
15 47 (3.04%) Redis
16 44 (2.84%) RavenDB
17 36 (2.33%) Relational Database
18 34 (2.20%) Apache Hive
19 30 (1.94%) HBase
20 25 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 196 (12.67%) Git (software)
2 118 (7.63%) TeamCity
3 112 (7.24%) Jenkins
4 103 (6.66%) NUnit
5 88 (5.69%) Visual Studio
6 75 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 66 (4.27%) Subversion
8 57 (3.68%) JIRA
9 44 (2.84%) CruiseControl
10 40 (2.59%) MSBuild
11 38 (2.46%) SpecFlow
12 27 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
13 19 (1.23%) Selenium
14 18 (1.16%) Mercurial
15 17 (1.10%) Maven
16 16 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 13 (0.84%) Bazaar
18 11 (0.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 10 (0.65%) Ant
20 8 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 257 (16.61%) Retail
2 211 (13.64%) Finance
3 79 (5.11%) Marketing
4 76 (4.91%) Publishing
5 70 (4.52%) Banking
6 62 (4.01%) Telecoms
7 48 (3.10%) French Language
8 35 (2.26%) Back Office
9 31 (2.00%) Legal
10 26 (1.68%) Automotive
10 26 (1.68%) Games
11 24 (1.55%) Advertising
12 14 (0.90%) Law
13 10 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.65%) Electronics
14 6 (0.39%) Front Office
15 5 (0.32%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.26%) Local Government
16 4 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
17 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 594 (38.40%) Developer
2 294 (19.00%) .NET Developer
3 254 (16.42%) Architect
4 184 (11.89%) C# Developer
5 174 (11.25%) Senior Developer
6 129 (8.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 111 (7.18%) Consultant
8 95 (6.14%) Software Engineer
9 89 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
10 82 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
11 68 (4.40%) ASP.NET Developer
12 62 (4.01%) Front-End Developer
12 62 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
13 58 (3.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 58 (3.75%) Administrator
14 54 (3.49%) Analyst
15 50 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
16 42 (2.71%) Cloud Architect
17 40 (2.59%) Senior Architect
18 37 (2.39%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 791 (51.13%) .NET
2 546 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 344 (22.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 332 (21.46%) HTML
5 291 (18.81%) CSS
6 249 (16.10%) ASP.NET Web API
7 240 (15.51%) .NET Framework
8 214 (13.83%) jQuery
9 211 (13.64%) WCF
10 191 (12.35%) Web Services
11 188 (12.15%) Entity Framework
12 181 (11.70%) HTML5
13 171 (11.05%) AngularJS
14 109 (7.05%) XML
15 94 (6.08%) LINQ
16 92 (5.95%) RESTful
16 92 (5.95%) JSON
17 84 (5.43%) REST
17 84 (5.43%) WPF
18 75 (4.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 143 (9.24%) Computer Science
2 131 (8.47%) Mobile App
3 100 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (4.46%) Private Cloud
5 68 (4.40%) Data Centre
6 64 (4.14%) Public Cloud
6 64 (4.14%) Photography
7 61 (3.94%) Algorithms
8 53 (3.43%) Data Structures
9 51 (3.30%) Visualisation
9 51 (3.30%) Replication
10 45 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
11 43 (2.78%) User Experience
12 39 (2.52%) Blog
13 35 (2.26%) Clustering
14 31 (2.00%) BBC
14 31 (2.00%) BYOD
15 27 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
15 27 (1.75%) Blackberry
16 20 (1.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 593 (38.33%) Windows
2 232 (15.00%) Linux
3 128 (8.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 110 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 90 (5.82%) Android
6 87 (5.62%) Apple iOS
7 72 (4.65%) UNIX
8 59 (3.81%) Ubuntu
9 45 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (2.13%) Windows XP
11 28 (1.81%) Debian
11 28 (1.81%) Windows 8
12 22 (1.42%) Windows 7
13 19 (1.23%) CentOS
14 16 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.71%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.52%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.39%) Windows Phone 7
17 6 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
18 4 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 680 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
2 528 (34.13%) MVC
3 336 (21.72%) TDD
4 299 (19.33%) DevOps
5 260 (16.81%) Scrum
6 215 (13.90%) Continuous Integration
7 191 (12.35%) Software Engineering
7 191 (12.35%) OO
8 157 (10.15%) CRM
9 136 (8.79%) Mentoring
10 131 (8.47%) E-Commerce
11 122 (7.89%) BDD
12 105 (6.79%) Web Development
13 100 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
14 99 (6.40%) Analytics
15 90 (5.82%) ITIL
16 84 (5.43%) OOD
17 77 (4.98%) Continuous Delivery
18 72 (4.65%) Migration
19 71 (4.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 694 (44.86%) C#
2 435 (28.12%) JavaScript
3 423 (27.34%) SQL
4 178 (11.51%) Java
5 165 (10.67%) PowerShell
6 108 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 104 (6.72%) Python
8 99 (6.40%) C++
9 78 (5.04%) Bash Shell
10 68 (4.40%) C
11 58 (3.75%) Perl
12 48 (3.10%) ActionScript
12 48 (3.10%) ActionScript 3.0
12 48 (3.10%) Ruby
13 42 (2.71%) VB
14 37 (2.39%) R
15 35 (2.26%) Groovy
16 34 (2.20%) Scala
17 33 (2.13%) PHP
18 30 (1.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 173 (11.18%) Degree
2 88 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (2.97%) MCSE
4 30 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 27 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 26 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (1.55%) DV Cleared
8 21 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (1.29%) MCSA
9 20 (1.29%) CCNA
10 19 (1.23%) MCITP
11 18 (1.16%) MCP
12 14 (0.90%) CCNP
12 14 (0.90%) MCTS
13 13 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (0.84%) MCSD
14 11 (0.71%) CISSP
14 11 (0.71%) CISM
15 9 (0.58%) MCPD
16 7 (0.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (6.14%) QA
2 30 (1.94%) SLA
3 18 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.39%) FISMA
6 2 (0.13%) COBIT
7 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
System Software
1 230 (14.87%) Active Directory
2 167 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (7.37%) Hyper-V
4 54 (3.49%) vSphere
5 41 (2.65%) XenApp
6 36 (2.33%) Docker
7 30 (1.94%) KVM
8 26 (1.68%) GlusterFS
8 26 (1.68%) Varnish
8 26 (1.68%) Samba
9 20 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (1.16%) vCloud
11 12 (0.78%) Xen
12 9 (0.58%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.58%) iptables
13 7 (0.45%) LXC
13 7 (0.45%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.45%) XenServer
14 6 (0.39%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.32%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 159 (10.28%) Opscode Chef
2 155 (10.02%) Puppet
3 70 (4.52%) Ansible
4 58 (3.75%) ZABBIX
5 51 (3.30%) SCCM
6 38 (2.46%) Nagios
6 38 (2.46%) Graphite
7 36 (2.33%) StatsD
8 34 (2.20%) logstash
8 34 (2.20%) Kibana
9 28 (1.81%) Vagrant
9 28 (1.81%) WMI
10 26 (1.68%) HAProxy
11 24 (1.55%) SCOM
12 18 (1.16%) Pingdom
13 11 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (0.58%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 9 (0.58%) CFEngine
14 9 (0.58%) Windows Intune
15 7 (0.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 775 (50.10%) Microsoft
2 234 (15.13%) VMware
3 109 (7.05%) Oracle
4 88 (5.69%) Citrix
5 83 (5.37%) Cisco
6 75 (4.85%) Google
7 52 (3.36%) Dell
8 44 (2.84%) Xamarin
9 40 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
10 35 (2.26%) Apple
11 33 (2.13%) Juniper
11 33 (2.13%) New Relic
12 28 (1.81%) Rackspace
13 24 (1.55%) Red Hat
14 22 (1.42%) Sybase
15 18 (1.16%) hybris
15 18 (1.16%) SaltStack
16 17 (1.10%) SAP
16 17 (1.10%) Adobe
16 17 (1.10%) HP
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension + Health + Bonus
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
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