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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 176 345 387
Rank change year-on-year
+169 +42
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 757 354 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.70% 0.72% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.01% 11.28% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 542 300 250
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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
3783 3137 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.50% 6.35% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3130 2690 1886
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £70,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +94 126 £57,500 -11.53% 27
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £42,500 - 2
Surbiton - 8 £57,500 -
Mayfair - 6 - -
Wimbledon +1 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Croydon +3 4 £60,000 +26.31%
Canary Wharf - 4 £50,000 -
Bromley - 2 £57,500 -
Twickenham -2 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Uxbridge - 1 £57,500 -
Edgware - 1 £56,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 760 (53.56%) Microsoft
2 692 (48.77%) .NET
3 668 (47.08%) Amazon AWS
4 617 (43.48%) C#
5 607 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
6 571 (40.24%) Windows
7 551 (38.83%) SQL Server
8 468 (32.98%) MVC
9 428 (30.16%) ASP.NET
10 422 (29.74%) JavaScript
11 420 (29.60%) SQL
12 417 (29.39%) MS Excel
13 348 (24.52%) HTML
14 303 (21.35%) TDD
15 302 (21.28%) Office 365
16 289 (20.37%) CSS
17 287 (20.23%) Active Directory
18 275 (19.38%) ASP.NET MVC
19 241 (16.98%) Finance
20 232 (16.35%) Scrum
21 231 (16.28%) PowerShell
22 219 (15.43%) VMware
23 218 (15.36%) .NET Framework
24 205 (14.45%) jQuery
25 201 (14.16%) E-Commerce
26 196 (13.81%) Web Services
27 193 (13.60%) HTML5
28 189 (13.32%) DevOps
29 186 (13.11%) AngularJS
30 185 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 174 (12.26%) SharePoint
2 167 (11.77%) IIS
3 113 (7.96%) MS Exchange
4 103 (7.26%) Lync
5 69 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
6 64 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 63 (4.44%) Node.js
8 62 (4.37%) BizTalk Server
9 56 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 52 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
10 52 (3.66%) CMS
11 49 (3.45%) nginx
12 43 (3.03%) Apache Solr
12 43 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
13 42 (2.96%) OpenStack
14 41 (2.89%) Apache
15 24 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
15 24 (1.69%) Mule
16 21 (1.48%) Adobe CQ
17 20 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 417 (29.39%) MS Excel
2 90 (6.34%) MS Office
3 14 (0.99%) InfoPath
4 10 (0.70%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.42%) MS Project
5 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.28%) GIMP
6 4 (0.28%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.14%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.14%) SPSS
8 1 (0.070%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.070%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.070%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 93 (6.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.83%) Sophis RISQUE
3 13 (0.92%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.28%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 668 (47.08%) Amazon AWS
2 302 (21.28%) Office 365
3 133 (9.37%) IaaS
4 101 (7.12%) Cloud Computing
5 78 (5.50%) PaaS
6 52 (3.66%) SaaS
7 38 (2.68%) GitHub
8 27 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 20 (1.41%) Yammer
10 19 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 18 (1.27%) Google Apps
12 13 (0.92%) Terremark
12 13 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 12 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
13 12 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
14 11 (0.78%) CodePlex
15 9 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
16 8 (0.56%) Trello
17 5 (0.35%) Amazon S3
17 5 (0.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 100 (7.05%) Firewall
2 84 (5.92%) SAN
3 76 (5.36%) DNS
4 46 (3.24%) TCP/IP
5 44 (3.10%) VPN
6 29 (2.04%) WAN
6 29 (2.04%) iSCSI
7 28 (1.97%) NAS
8 25 (1.76%) Internet
9 24 (1.69%) LAN
10 22 (1.55%) HTTP
11 19 (1.34%) Network Security
12 16 (1.13%) Wireless
13 14 (0.99%) DHCP
14 13 (0.92%) Unified Communications
15 12 (0.85%) VoIP
15 12 (0.85%) SSL
16 11 (0.78%) Intranet
16 11 (0.78%) NetScaler
17 10 (0.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 551 (38.83%) SQL Server
2 174 (12.26%) NoSQL
3 151 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 134 (9.44%) MongoDB
5 108 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 107 (7.54%) MySQL
7 104 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 96 (6.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 92 (6.48%) Azure SQL Database
10 82 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
11 68 (4.79%) Oracle Database
12 63 (4.44%) RavenDB
13 59 (4.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 53 (3.74%) Big Data
15 33 (2.33%) Couchbase
16 32 (2.26%) QlikView
17 29 (2.04%) Hadoop
18 24 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
18 24 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
19 19 (1.34%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 124 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 119 (8.39%) Git (software)
3 104 (7.33%) TeamCity
4 97 (6.84%) Visual Studio
5 73 (5.14%) NUnit
6 66 (4.65%) JIRA
7 64 (4.51%) Jenkins
8 32 (2.26%) MSBuild
9 27 (1.90%) Subversion
10 24 (1.69%) Artifactory
11 23 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
12 20 (1.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 18 (1.27%) Selenium
14 16 (1.13%) Psake
15 15 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
16 14 (0.99%) CruiseControl
16 14 (0.99%) Eclipse
17 13 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
18 12 (0.85%) Grunt
19 11 (0.78%) ReSharper
General
1 241 (16.98%) Finance
2 156 (10.99%) Retail
3 93 (6.55%) Banking
4 60 (4.23%) French Language
5 44 (3.10%) Marketing
6 41 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 24 (1.69%) Advertising
8 23 (1.62%) Games
8 23 (1.62%) Legal
9 13 (0.92%) Back Office
10 12 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.78%) Automotive
12 8 (0.56%) Law
12 8 (0.56%) Publishing
13 5 (0.35%) Electronics
14 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.21%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 494 (34.81%) Developer
2 238 (16.77%) Architect
3 235 (16.56%) .NET Developer
4 148 (10.43%) C# Developer
5 135 (9.51%) Consultant
6 115 (8.10%) Senior Developer
7 87 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
8 76 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 71 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 67 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
11 64 (4.51%) Cloud Architect
12 57 (4.02%) Administrator
13 53 (3.74%) Software Engineer
14 52 (3.66%) Front-End Developer
15 50 (3.52%) DBA
16 48 (3.38%) SQL DBA
17 47 (3.31%) Project Manager
18 44 (3.10%) Analyst
19 42 (2.96%) ASP.NET Developer
20 35 (2.47%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 692 (48.77%) .NET
2 428 (30.16%) ASP.NET
3 348 (24.52%) HTML
4 289 (20.37%) CSS
5 275 (19.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 218 (15.36%) .NET Framework
7 205 (14.45%) jQuery
8 196 (13.81%) Web Services
9 193 (13.60%) HTML5
10 186 (13.11%) AngularJS
11 185 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 147 (10.36%) Entity Framework
13 128 (9.02%) JSON
14 127 (8.95%) XML
15 126 (8.88%) WCF
16 86 (6.06%) REST
17 77 (5.43%) CSS3
18 76 (5.36%) KnockoutJS
19 71 (5.00%) SOAP
20 69 (4.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 151 (10.64%) Mobile App
2 96 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (6.13%) Public Cloud
4 76 (5.36%) Private Cloud
4 76 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 59 (4.16%) Replication
6 57 (4.02%) Clustering
7 53 (3.74%) Open Source
8 39 (2.75%) Management Information System
9 38 (2.68%) Blog
10 37 (2.61%) User Experience
11 30 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
12 26 (1.83%) Data Structures
13 25 (1.76%) Algorithms
14 22 (1.55%) Client/Server
14 22 (1.55%) Blackberry
15 21 (1.48%) N-Tier
16 18 (1.27%) iPhone
17 16 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
18 15 (1.06%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 571 (40.24%) Windows
2 171 (12.05%) Linux
3 146 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 122 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (5.85%) Android
6 69 (4.86%) Apple iOS
7 34 (2.40%) Windows 7
8 33 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (1.90%) Windows 8
10 26 (1.83%) Ubuntu
11 25 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (1.41%) Windows Phone
13 19 (1.34%) Windows XP
14 18 (1.27%) Debian
14 18 (1.27%) UNIX
15 16 (1.13%) CentOS
16 8 (0.56%) Windows Phone 7
16 8 (0.56%) Windows Phone 8
17 4 (0.28%) CoreOS
18 3 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 468 (32.98%) MVC
3 303 (21.35%) TDD
4 232 (16.35%) Scrum
5 201 (14.16%) E-Commerce
6 189 (13.32%) DevOps
7 137 (9.65%) BDD
8 132 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 130 (9.16%) Migration
10 128 (9.02%) Web Development
11 120 (8.46%) Software Engineering
12 119 (8.39%) OO
13 118 (8.32%) SOA
14 113 (7.96%) CRM
15 93 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
16 90 (6.34%) Mentoring
17 89 (6.27%) Continuous Delivery
18 85 (5.99%) ITIL
19 76 (5.36%) Project Management
20 61 (4.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 617 (43.48%) C#
2 422 (29.74%) JavaScript
3 420 (29.60%) SQL
4 231 (16.28%) PowerShell
5 156 (10.99%) Java
6 89 (6.27%) Ruby
7 83 (5.85%) T-SQL
8 68 (4.79%) Python
9 57 (4.02%) ActionScript
9 57 (4.02%) ActionScript 3.0
10 52 (3.66%) PHP
11 40 (2.82%) VB
12 39 (2.75%) C
13 37 (2.61%) C++
14 33 (2.33%) Bash Shell
15 22 (1.55%) Perl
16 21 (1.48%) Scala
17 16 (1.13%) F#
18 12 (0.85%) VB.NET
19 9 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 150 (10.57%) Degree
2 124 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (3.74%) MCSE
4 40 (2.82%) MCITP
5 31 (2.18%) MCTS
5 31 (2.18%) MCP
6 28 (1.97%) MCSD
7 27 (1.90%) AWS Certification
8 26 (1.83%) MCSA
8 26 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (1.83%) Security Cleared
9 25 (1.76%) SC Cleared
10 22 (1.55%) CCNA
11 20 (1.41%) DV Cleared
12 18 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (1.27%) MCPD
13 16 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (1.06%) MCDBA
15 13 (0.92%) CCNP
15 13 (0.92%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.93%) QA
2 37 (2.61%) PCI DSS
3 30 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.69%) FISMA
5 22 (1.55%) SLA
6 8 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 287 (20.23%) Active Directory
2 158 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 136 (9.58%) Hyper-V
4 73 (5.14%) vSphere
5 62 (4.37%) XenApp
6 38 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 19 (1.34%) KVM
8 14 (0.99%) GlusterFS
8 14 (0.99%) Varnish
8 14 (0.99%) Xen
8 14 (0.99%) Samba
9 13 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
10 11 (0.78%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.78%) Docker
11 10 (0.70%) UAG
12 8 (0.56%) ISA Server
13 7 (0.49%) vCloud
13 7 (0.49%) XenServer
14 6 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 122 (8.60%) Opscode Chef
2 108 (7.61%) Puppet
3 81 (5.71%) SCCM
4 55 (3.88%) SCOM
5 50 (3.52%) Graphite
6 44 (3.10%) ZABBIX
7 40 (2.82%) logstash
8 38 (2.68%) Kibana
9 30 (2.11%) Vagrant
10 25 (1.76%) StatsD
10 25 (1.76%) HAProxy
11 21 (1.48%) Nagios
12 16 (1.13%) Ansible
13 15 (1.06%) Windows Intune
14 14 (0.99%) SCVMM
15 12 (0.85%) SCDPM
16 11 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 9 (0.63%) SCOrch
18 5 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
18 5 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 760 (53.56%) Microsoft
2 219 (15.43%) VMware
3 126 (8.88%) Oracle
4 92 (6.48%) Citrix
5 79 (5.57%) Google
6 74 (5.21%) Cisco
7 52 (3.66%) New Relic
8 48 (3.38%) Xamarin
9 37 (2.61%) HP
10 33 (2.33%) Rackspace
11 31 (2.18%) Splunk
11 31 (2.18%) Dell
12 28 (1.97%) NetApp
13 27 (1.90%) Sitecore
14 26 (1.83%) Hitachi
14 26 (1.83%) Red Hat
15 25 (1.76%) Cognos
16 24 (1.69%) hybris
17 23 (1.62%) Riverbed
18 21 (1.48%) Endeca
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Full benefits Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70 to £95k (Bonus, Car Allowance, P
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Urban Network UK Limited
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Equity! Boom!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £70000 - £72450 per annum + 8% bonus, full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
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