The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 76 95 130
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +35
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 131 96 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.65% 2.68% 1.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.93% 29.81% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 126 88 27
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Microsoft Azure
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
375 322 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.44% 8.99% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 322 283 209
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Manchester region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Manchester

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +15 20 £45,000 +38.46%
Bolton -14 4 £40,750 +8.66%
Wigan - 3 £45,000 -
Bury - 2 £52,500 -
Cheadle +8 1 £47,500 -
Altrincham +1 1 £50,000 +16.27%
Microsoft Azure
North West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 129 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (47.97%) Microsoft
3 113 (45.93%) SQL Server
4 111 (45.12%) C#
5 108 (43.90%) .NET
6 89 (36.18%) Windows
7 88 (35.77%) MVC
8 83 (33.74%) Amazon AWS
9 73 (29.67%) ASP.NET
10 70 (28.46%) TDD
11 67 (27.24%) MS Excel
12 64 (26.02%) SQL
13 56 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 55 (22.36%) AngularJS
15 53 (21.54%) WPF
15 53 (21.54%) JavaScript
15 53 (21.54%) Scrum
16 52 (21.14%) WCF
17 49 (19.92%) MongoDB
17 49 (19.92%) VMware
18 48 (19.51%) .NET Framework
19 47 (19.11%) HTML
20 43 (17.48%) Software Engineering
20 43 (17.48%) Windows Server
21 42 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
22 40 (16.26%) BDD
22 40 (16.26%) Active Directory
23 39 (15.85%) QA
24 37 (15.04%) Web Development
24 37 (15.04%) Git (software)

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (9.35%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (8.54%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.69%) MS Exchange
4 12 (4.88%) Umbraco
5 11 (4.47%) OpenStack
6 9 (3.66%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.25%) CMS
7 8 (3.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (2.03%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.22%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 67 (27.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 83 (33.74%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.94%) Office 365
3 9 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (3.66%) SaaS
4 4 (1.63%) IaaS
4 4 (1.63%) PaaS
5 2 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.81%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.81%) Heroku
5 2 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) Force.com
6 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.41%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.41%) Trello
6 1 (0.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.16%) Internet
2 19 (7.72%) Firewall
3 15 (6.10%) SAN
4 10 (4.07%) HTTP
5 9 (3.66%) LAN
5 9 (3.66%) VPN
6 6 (2.44%) Broadband
6 6 (2.44%) DNS
6 6 (2.44%) IP Telephony
6 6 (2.44%) IPsec
7 5 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (2.03%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (2.03%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (2.03%) Network Security
7 5 (2.03%) OpenScape
7 5 (2.03%) SSL
7 5 (2.03%) Wireless
7 5 (2.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (45.93%) SQL Server
2 49 (19.92%) MongoDB
3 32 (13.01%) SQL Server 2014
4 25 (10.16%) Azure SQL Database
5 18 (7.32%) NoSQL
6 16 (6.50%) MySQL
7 14 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (3.66%) Neo4j
12 8 (3.25%) Hadoop
12 8 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (2.85%) DB2
14 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.81%) PowerPivot
15 2 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 37 (15.04%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.60%) TeamCity
3 30 (12.20%) NUnit
4 16 (6.50%) JIRA
5 13 (5.28%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.88%) Cucumber
6 12 (4.88%) SpecFlow
7 11 (4.47%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (4.07%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.66%) Maven
9 9 (3.66%) Vagrant
10 6 (2.44%) Selenium
11 5 (2.03%) Jasmine
11 5 (2.03%) Subversion
12 4 (1.63%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.22%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.81%) JBehave
14 2 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (9.35%) Finance
2 19 (7.72%) Games
3 11 (4.47%) Legal
4 6 (2.44%) Marketing
5 5 (2.03%) Retail
6 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.22%) Law
8 2 (0.81%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (37.80%) Developer
2 52 (21.14%) .NET Developer
3 30 (12.20%) C# Developer
4 29 (11.79%) Senior Developer
5 28 (11.38%) Tester
6 22 (8.94%) QA Tester
7 21 (8.54%) Junior
8 20 (8.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (7.72%) Graduate
9 19 (7.72%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 19 (7.72%) Graduate Developer
9 19 (7.72%) Junior .NET Developer
9 19 (7.72%) Junior Developer
10 17 (6.91%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (6.91%) QA Engineer
11 15 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (6.10%) Software Manager
12 14 (5.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (5.69%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (5.28%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (43.90%) .NET
2 73 (29.67%) ASP.NET
3 56 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 55 (22.36%) AngularJS
5 53 (21.54%) WPF
6 52 (21.14%) WCF
7 48 (19.51%) .NET Framework
8 47 (19.11%) HTML
9 35 (14.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (13.82%) Entity Framework
11 33 (13.41%) CSS
12 32 (13.01%) Web Services
13 31 (12.60%) RESTful
14 23 (9.35%) MSMQ
15 22 (8.94%) jQuery
15 22 (8.94%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (8.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (6.91%) Node.js
16 17 (6.91%) REST
17 15 (6.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.72%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.47%) Replication
4 10 (4.07%) Clustering
5 9 (3.66%) Xbox
6 8 (3.25%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.85%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.85%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.44%) Private Cloud
8 6 (2.44%) Social Media
9 5 (2.03%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.03%) iPad
9 5 (2.03%) User Experience
10 4 (1.63%) PKI
10 4 (1.63%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.81%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 89 (36.18%) Windows
2 43 (17.48%) Windows Server
3 23 (9.35%) Mac OS X
3 23 (9.35%) Windows 10
4 20 (8.13%) Linux
5 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.22%) Android
7 3 (1.22%) CentOS
8 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.41%) VMS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (35.77%) MVC
3 70 (28.46%) TDD
4 53 (21.54%) Scrum
5 43 (17.48%) Software Engineering
6 40 (16.26%) BDD
7 37 (15.04%) Web Development
8 33 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (12.60%) Kanban
10 30 (12.20%) OO
11 29 (11.79%) DevOps
12 27 (10.98%) Multithreading
12 27 (10.98%) SOA
13 26 (10.57%) Mentoring
14 25 (10.16%) E-Commerce
14 25 (10.16%) Web Application Development
15 24 (9.76%) Automated Testing
16 19 (7.72%) Dependency Injection
17 18 (7.32%) Analytics
18 17 (6.91%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 111 (45.12%) C#
2 64 (26.02%) SQL
3 53 (21.54%) JavaScript
4 37 (15.04%) Java
5 30 (12.20%) Ruby
6 19 (7.72%) F#
7 17 (6.91%) Scala
8 16 (6.50%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.07%) TypeScript
10 9 (3.66%) Clojure
10 9 (3.66%) Groovy
11 7 (2.85%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.85%) VBA
12 5 (2.03%) Python
13 3 (1.22%) PHP
14 2 (0.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (10.57%) ISEB
2 15 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.03%) Degree
4 4 (1.63%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.22%) MCSA
5 3 (1.22%) MCSE
5 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.85%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (16.26%) Active Directory
2 34 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.66%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.03%) vSphere
5 4 (1.63%) vCloud
6 2 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.81%) XenApp
6 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.81%) XenServer
7 1 (0.41%) NDS
7 1 (0.41%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.41%) NFS
7 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (7.72%) Kibana
2 15 (6.10%) Puppet
3 13 (5.28%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (3.66%) Grafana
4 9 (3.66%) Graphite
4 9 (3.66%) Packer
4 9 (3.66%) Terraform
4 9 (3.66%) Uchiwa
5 8 (3.25%) SCCM
6 4 (1.63%) Cacti
7 2 (0.81%) Ansible
7 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.41%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.41%) SCOM
8 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 118 (47.97%) Microsoft
2 49 (19.92%) VMware
3 33 (13.41%) Google
4 11 (4.47%) Cisco
4 11 (4.47%) Sitecore
5 9 (3.66%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.66%) MuleSoft
5 9 (3.66%) WSO2
6 8 (3.25%) RedGate
6 8 (3.25%) Xamarin
7 7 (2.85%) IBM
8 6 (2.44%) HP
9 5 (2.03%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (2.03%) IronPort
9 5 (2.03%) Siemens
10 4 (1.63%) EMC
10 4 (1.63%) Intel Security
10 4 (1.63%) Polycom
11 3 (1.22%) Citrix
11 3 (1.22%) Red Hat
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Concept Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
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onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car allowance, lucrative % £ bonus scheme
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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