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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 183 343 388
Rank change year-on-year
+160 +45
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 751 335 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.70% 0.71% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.68% 12.41% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 543 290 244
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 £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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
3311 2699 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.49% 5.72% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2672 2315 1693
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 1 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 1 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 +93 130 £57,500 - 27
Mayfair - 8 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £42,500 - 2
Wimbledon +2 6 £50,000 -16.66%
Croydon +3 5 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Surbiton - 4 £57,500 - 2
Bromley - 2 £57,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £57,500 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 761 (55.35%) Microsoft
2 676 (49.16%) .NET
3 612 (44.51%) C#
4 578 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
5 565 (41.09%) Windows
6 533 (38.76%) SQL Server
7 448 (32.58%) MVC
8 430 (31.27%) SQL
9 427 (31.05%) ASP.NET
10 414 (30.11%) MS Excel
11 408 (29.67%) JavaScript
12 336 (24.44%) HTML
13 308 (22.40%) TDD
14 282 (20.51%) Office 365
15 279 (20.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 275 (20.00%) CSS
17 273 (19.85%) Active Directory
18 239 (17.38%) Scrum
19 236 (17.16%) Finance
20 221 (16.07%) .NET Framework
21 220 (16.00%) PowerShell
22 215 (15.64%) VMware
23 210 (15.27%) E-Commerce
24 193 (14.04%) Web Services
24 193 (14.04%) AngularJS
25 185 (13.45%) jQuery
26 184 (13.38%) HTML5
27 181 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
28 174 (12.65%) NoSQL
29 170 (12.36%) SharePoint

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 170 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 153 (11.13%) IIS
3 117 (8.51%) MS Exchange
4 107 (7.78%) Lync
5 75 (5.45%) Node.js
6 70 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 61 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
8 59 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 59 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
9 57 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 56 (4.07%) CMS
11 45 (3.27%) nginx
12 43 (3.13%) Apache Solr
12 43 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 41 (2.98%) OpenStack
14 32 (2.33%) Apache
15 26 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
15 26 (1.89%) Mule
16 23 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
17 22 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 414 (30.11%) MS Excel
2 92 (6.69%) MS Office
3 16 (1.16%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.44%) MS Project
6 5 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.36%) HipChat
7 4 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.15%) SPSS
8 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.15%) GIMP
9 1 (0.073%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.073%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 88 (6.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.67%) Sophis RISQUE
3 11 (0.80%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.29%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 282 (20.51%) Office 365
2 170 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
3 129 (9.38%) IaaS
4 90 (6.55%) Cloud Computing
5 75 (5.45%) PaaS
6 50 (3.64%) SaaS
7 35 (2.55%) GitHub
8 19 (1.38%) Yammer
8 19 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 18 (1.31%) Google Apps
10 15 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (0.95%) Terremark
12 12 (0.87%) Trello
12 12 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.36%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
15 4 (0.29%) SoftLayer
15 4 (0.29%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 101 (7.35%) Firewall
2 83 (6.04%) SAN
3 72 (5.24%) DNS
4 45 (3.27%) TCP/IP
5 37 (2.69%) VPN
6 31 (2.25%) iSCSI
7 29 (2.11%) WAN
8 27 (1.96%) Internet
9 26 (1.89%) NAS
10 24 (1.75%) LAN
11 21 (1.53%) HTTP
12 17 (1.24%) Wireless
13 14 (1.02%) Intranet
13 14 (1.02%) DHCP
13 14 (1.02%) Network Security
14 13 (0.95%) POP3
14 13 (0.95%) IMAP
15 12 (0.87%) SSL
15 12 (0.87%) Unified Communications
16 11 (0.80%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 533 (38.76%) SQL Server
2 174 (12.65%) NoSQL
3 142 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 127 (9.24%) MongoDB
5 108 (7.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 101 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 98 (7.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 95 (6.91%) MySQL
9 93 (6.76%) Azure SQL Database
10 78 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
11 68 (4.95%) Oracle Database
12 65 (4.73%) RavenDB
13 58 (4.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 53 (3.85%) Big Data
15 34 (2.47%) Couchbase
16 32 (2.33%) QlikView
17 26 (1.89%) Hadoop
18 22 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
18 22 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
19 19 (1.38%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 131 (9.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 107 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 102 (7.42%) TeamCity
4 97 (7.05%) Visual Studio
5 75 (5.45%) NUnit
6 67 (4.87%) JIRA
7 54 (3.93%) Jenkins
8 33 (2.40%) MSBuild
9 27 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 22 (1.60%) Artifactory
10 22 (1.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 22 (1.60%) Selenium
11 19 (1.38%) Subversion
12 16 (1.16%) Psake
13 15 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
13 15 (1.09%) ReSharper
13 15 (1.09%) Eclipse
14 14 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
15 12 (0.87%) Grunt
16 11 (0.80%) CruiseControl
General
1 236 (17.16%) Finance
2 134 (9.75%) Retail
3 89 (6.47%) Banking
4 49 (3.56%) French Language
5 43 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 40 (2.91%) Marketing
7 25 (1.82%) Games
8 23 (1.67%) Advertising
9 16 (1.16%) Legal
10 13 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.65%) Back Office
11 9 (0.65%) Law
12 7 (0.51%) Publishing
13 6 (0.44%) Electronics
13 6 (0.44%) Automotive
14 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.22%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.22%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.073%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 473 (34.40%) Developer
2 230 (16.73%) Architect
3 229 (16.65%) .NET Developer
4 145 (10.55%) Consultant
5 136 (9.89%) C# Developer
6 112 (8.15%) Senior Developer
7 86 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 70 (5.09%) Senior .NET Developer
9 69 (5.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 60 (4.36%) DevOps Engineer
11 57 (4.15%) Cloud Architect
12 52 (3.78%) Administrator
13 51 (3.71%) Software Engineer
14 49 (3.56%) DBA
15 46 (3.35%) Project Manager
16 44 (3.20%) Analyst
16 44 (3.20%) SQL DBA
17 39 (2.84%) Senior Consultant
17 39 (2.84%) Front-End Developer
18 35 (2.55%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 676 (49.16%) .NET
2 427 (31.05%) ASP.NET
3 336 (24.44%) HTML
4 279 (20.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 275 (20.00%) CSS
6 221 (16.07%) .NET Framework
7 193 (14.04%) Web Services
7 193 (14.04%) AngularJS
8 185 (13.45%) jQuery
9 184 (13.38%) HTML5
10 181 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
11 140 (10.18%) Entity Framework
12 123 (8.95%) WCF
13 114 (8.29%) XML
14 110 (8.00%) JSON
15 86 (6.25%) REST
16 85 (6.18%) CSS3
17 79 (5.75%) KnockoutJS
18 67 (4.87%) SOAP
19 62 (4.51%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 136 (9.89%) Mobile App
2 90 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (6.11%) Public Cloud
4 68 (4.95%) Private Cloud
5 66 (4.80%) Computer Science
6 57 (4.15%) Clustering
7 55 (4.00%) Replication
8 53 (3.85%) Open Source
9 40 (2.91%) Management Information System
10 38 (2.76%) Blog
11 36 (2.62%) User Experience
12 29 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
13 22 (1.60%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.60%) N-Tier
14 20 (1.45%) Data Structures
15 19 (1.38%) Algorithms
16 18 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
16 18 (1.31%) iPhone
17 17 (1.24%) Blackberry
18 15 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 565 (41.09%) Windows
2 159 (11.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 155 (11.27%) Linux
4 116 (8.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (6.11%) Android
6 69 (5.02%) Apple iOS
7 37 (2.69%) Windows 7
7 37 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (2.11%) Windows 8
9 27 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (1.60%) Ubuntu
11 21 (1.53%) Windows Phone
12 19 (1.38%) UNIX
13 17 (1.24%) CentOS
14 16 (1.16%) Windows XP
15 13 (0.95%) Debian
16 7 (0.51%) Windows Phone 7
16 7 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
17 5 (0.36%) VMS
18 4 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (32.58%) MVC
3 308 (22.40%) TDD
4 239 (17.38%) Scrum
5 210 (15.27%) E-Commerce
6 166 (12.07%) DevOps
7 146 (10.62%) BDD
8 136 (9.89%) SOA
9 130 (9.45%) Migration
10 128 (9.31%) Continuous Integration
11 125 (9.09%) OO
12 115 (8.36%) Software Engineering
13 112 (8.15%) Web Development
14 104 (7.56%) CRM
15 96 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
16 88 (6.40%) Mentoring
16 88 (6.40%) Continuous Delivery
17 81 (5.89%) Project Management
18 71 (5.16%) ITIL
19 59 (4.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 612 (44.51%) C#
2 430 (31.27%) SQL
3 408 (29.67%) JavaScript
4 220 (16.00%) PowerShell
5 155 (11.27%) Java
6 90 (6.55%) T-SQL
6 90 (6.55%) Ruby
7 59 (4.29%) Python
8 53 (3.85%) PHP
9 42 (3.05%) ActionScript
9 42 (3.05%) ActionScript 3.0
10 40 (2.91%) VB
11 32 (2.33%) C
12 30 (2.18%) Bash Shell
13 28 (2.04%) C++
14 23 (1.67%) Scala
15 21 (1.53%) Perl
16 20 (1.45%) F#
17 12 (0.87%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 148 (10.76%) Degree
2 128 (9.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (3.78%) MCSE
4 46 (3.35%) MCITP
5 32 (2.33%) MCTS
5 32 (2.33%) MCP
6 30 (2.18%) MCSD
7 27 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (1.89%) MCSA
9 25 (1.82%) AWS Certification
10 24 (1.75%) Security Cleared
11 23 (1.67%) CCNA
11 23 (1.67%) SC Cleared
12 18 (1.31%) MCPD
13 17 (1.24%) MCDBA
14 16 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 16 (1.16%) DV Cleared
15 15 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 13 (0.95%) CCNP
16 13 (0.95%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.58%) QA
2 33 (2.40%) PCI DSS
3 29 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.60%) FISMA
5 16 (1.16%) SLA
6 10 (0.73%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.44%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 273 (19.85%) Active Directory
2 161 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 136 (9.89%) Hyper-V
4 71 (5.16%) vSphere
5 60 (4.36%) XenApp
6 31 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 16 (1.16%) Xen
9 14 (1.02%) KVM
10 13 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
11 11 (0.80%) Docker
12 10 (0.73%) UAG
13 9 (0.65%) Varnish
13 9 (0.65%) Samba
13 9 (0.65%) GlusterFS
14 8 (0.58%) VMware ESX
14 8 (0.58%) ISA Server
15 7 (0.51%) XenServer
15 7 (0.51%) vCloud
16 6 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 114 (8.29%) Opscode Chef
2 98 (7.13%) Puppet
3 82 (5.96%) SCCM
4 57 (4.15%) SCOM
5 44 (3.20%) Graphite
6 40 (2.91%) ZABBIX
7 35 (2.55%) logstash
8 31 (2.25%) Kibana
8 31 (2.25%) Vagrant
9 21 (1.53%) StatsD
10 20 (1.45%) HAProxy
10 20 (1.45%) Nagios
11 17 (1.24%) SCVMM
11 17 (1.24%) Ansible
12 16 (1.16%) SCDPM
13 14 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 14 (1.02%) Windows Intune
14 7 (0.51%) SCOrch
15 6 (0.44%) Salt
16 5 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 761 (55.35%) Microsoft
2 215 (15.64%) VMware
3 127 (9.24%) Oracle
4 92 (6.69%) Citrix
5 72 (5.24%) Google
6 66 (4.80%) Cisco
7 57 (4.15%) Xamarin
8 52 (3.78%) New Relic
9 37 (2.69%) Rackspace
9 37 (2.69%) HP
10 29 (2.11%) Splunk
11 28 (2.04%) NetApp
11 28 (2.04%) Red Hat
12 27 (1.96%) Dell
12 27 (1.96%) Sitecore
13 26 (1.89%) Cognos
14 24 (1.75%) hybris
15 23 (1.67%) Hitachi
16 22 (1.60%) Endeca
17 21 (1.53%) TIBCO
Central London / West End
AB Recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus bonus + 25 days holiday + gym +
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Benefits, Certifications
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 45000
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 60000
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Connectus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000-£55,000+ COMPETITIVE package
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Zubito
Salary: open/negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday