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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
North West / Manchester
Rank 58 66 137
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +71
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 179 118 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.70% 3.56% 1.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.46% 35.76% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 149 111 48
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

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
491 330 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.89% 9.95% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 409 274 168
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Bolton - 8 £37,500 -
Stockport -5 6 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Oldham -27 4 - -
Rochdale -11 3 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Wigan - 3 £40,000 -
Altrincham -10 2 £36,250 - 2
Salford -1 1 - - 3
Microsoft Azure
North West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 183 (56.48%) SQL Server
2 172 (53.09%) Amazon AWS
3 165 (50.93%) C#
4 154 (47.53%) .NET
5 141 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
6 136 (41.98%) Microsoft
7 129 (39.81%) ASP.NET
8 127 (39.20%) MVC
9 114 (35.19%) SQL
10 98 (30.25%) TDD
11 96 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 94 (29.01%) AngularJS
13 75 (23.15%) VMware
13 75 (23.15%) Web Services
14 74 (22.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 71 (21.91%) .NET Framework
16 70 (21.60%) Entity Framework
16 70 (21.60%) Windows
17 67 (20.68%) DevOps
18 66 (20.37%) JavaScript
19 61 (18.83%) Google
20 56 (17.28%) WCF
21 54 (16.67%) Scrum
21 54 (16.67%) WPF
22 50 (15.43%) Web Development
22 50 (15.43%) MongoDB
22 50 (15.43%) HTML
23 47 (14.51%) CSS
23 47 (14.51%) Ruby
24 46 (14.20%) Kanban

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 37 (11.42%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (7.10%) Tomcat
3 22 (6.79%) IIS
4 19 (5.86%) OpenStack
5 13 (4.01%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.09%) Jetty
6 10 (3.09%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.78%) Apache Solr
7 9 (2.78%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.78%) JBoss
7 9 (2.78%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.47%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.85%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.23%) CMS
11 4 (1.23%) Confluence
11 4 (1.23%) EPiServer
11 4 (1.23%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 45 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 172 (53.09%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (8.02%) PaaS
3 25 (7.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (6.79%) IaaS
5 20 (6.17%) Office 365
6 18 (5.56%) SaaS
7 10 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (2.16%) Amazon Kinesis
9 7 (2.16%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.23%) GitHub
11 3 (0.93%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.62%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.62%) Heroku
13 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.25%) Internet
2 14 (4.32%) HTTP
3 11 (3.40%) Firewall
3 11 (3.40%) LAN
4 10 (3.09%) DNS
5 8 (2.47%) DHCP
5 8 (2.47%) SAN
5 8 (2.47%) Skype
6 7 (2.16%) WAN
7 6 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (1.85%) IPsec
7 6 (1.85%) VPN
8 4 (1.23%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (1.23%) Intranet
8 4 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.23%) OpenScape
8 4 (1.23%) SSL
8 4 (1.23%) VoIP
8 4 (1.23%) Wireless
8 4 (1.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (56.48%) SQL Server
2 50 (15.43%) MongoDB
3 41 (12.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 31 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (8.33%) MySQL
6 25 (7.72%) Big Data
7 23 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (6.79%) NoSQL
9 21 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (5.25%) Azure SQL Database
11 17 (5.25%) Hadoop
12 14 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (2.78%) Couchbase
15 9 (2.78%) Redis
15 9 (2.78%) Riak
15 9 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (10.49%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.88%) TeamCity
3 26 (8.02%) JIRA
4 22 (6.79%) Jenkins
5 20 (6.17%) Subversion
6 13 (4.01%) NUnit
7 12 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (3.40%) Maven
9 9 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (2.47%) Selenium
10 8 (2.47%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.85%) GoCD
11 6 (1.85%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.93%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.62%) Fiddler
14 2 (0.62%) Hudson
14 2 (0.62%) Moq
14 2 (0.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 38 (11.73%) Finance
2 26 (8.02%) Games
3 22 (6.79%) Retail
4 21 (6.48%) Local Government
5 18 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 17 (5.25%) Legal
7 9 (2.78%) Banking
8 8 (2.47%) Marketing
9 7 (2.16%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.23%) Advertising
10 4 (1.23%) Back Office
11 2 (0.62%) Automotive
11 2 (0.62%) Electronics
11 2 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 155 (47.84%) Developer
2 88 (27.16%) .NET Developer
3 59 (18.21%) C# Developer
4 55 (16.98%) Senior Developer
5 40 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (10.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (10.80%) Junior
8 33 (10.19%) Architect
9 32 (9.88%) Senior C# Developer
10 30 (9.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 27 (8.33%) Junior Developer
12 26 (8.02%) Graduate
12 26 (8.02%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 26 (8.02%) Graduate Developer
12 26 (8.02%) Junior .NET Developer
13 25 (7.72%) Cloud Architect
13 25 (7.72%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 23 (7.10%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 23 (7.10%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (47.53%) .NET
2 129 (39.81%) ASP.NET
3 96 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 94 (29.01%) AngularJS
5 75 (23.15%) Web Services
6 74 (22.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 71 (21.91%) .NET Framework
8 70 (21.60%) Entity Framework
9 56 (17.28%) WCF
10 54 (16.67%) WPF
11 50 (15.43%) HTML
12 47 (14.51%) CSS
13 43 (13.27%) RESTful
14 42 (12.96%) REST
15 41 (12.65%) jQuery
16 38 (11.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 35 (10.80%) KnockoutJS
18 27 (8.33%) MSMQ
19 25 (7.72%) Node.js
20 23 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 31 (9.57%) iPad
3 29 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (8.64%) Mobile App
5 18 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (4.94%) Management Information System
7 14 (4.32%) Data Centre
7 14 (4.32%) N-Tier
8 13 (4.01%) Replication
9 7 (2.16%) Clustering
9 7 (2.16%) Internet of Things
9 7 (2.16%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.16%) Xbox
10 6 (1.85%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.85%) User Experience
11 4 (1.23%) Kindle
11 4 (1.23%) Life Science
11 4 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.93%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 70 (21.60%) Windows
2 43 (13.27%) Windows Server
3 32 (9.88%) Linux
4 16 (4.94%) Android
4 16 (4.94%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 9 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.47%) Mac OS X
7 8 (2.47%) Unix
8 7 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.85%) CentOS
10 3 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.62%) Debian
12 1 (0.31%) Solaris
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (39.20%) MVC
3 98 (30.25%) TDD
4 67 (20.68%) DevOps
5 54 (16.67%) Scrum
6 50 (15.43%) Web Development
7 46 (14.20%) Kanban
8 44 (13.58%) SOA
9 43 (13.27%) Dependency Injection
10 41 (12.65%) Web Application Development
11 39 (12.04%) Multithreading
12 33 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (9.88%) BDD
14 30 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
15 28 (8.64%) Migration
15 28 (8.64%) Software Engineering
16 27 (8.33%) ITIL
16 27 (8.33%) Mentoring
16 27 (8.33%) OO
17 23 (7.10%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 165 (50.93%) C#
2 114 (35.19%) SQL
3 66 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 47 (14.51%) Ruby
5 40 (12.35%) Java
6 32 (9.88%) Python
7 26 (8.02%) F#
8 23 (7.10%) T-SQL
9 19 (5.86%) PowerShell
10 17 (5.25%) VB.NET
11 16 (4.94%) Perl
11 16 (4.94%) PHP
12 13 (4.01%) Bash Shell
12 13 (4.01%) Go
13 4 (1.23%) Scala
13 4 (1.23%) VBA
14 3 (0.93%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.62%) C
15 2 (0.62%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (4.01%) ISEB
3 10 (3.09%) MCSE
4 9 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.78%) Degree
5 7 (2.16%) CCNA
5 7 (2.16%) MCP
5 7 (2.16%) MCSA
6 5 (1.54%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.23%) CCNP
8 3 (0.93%) CCIE
9 2 (0.62%) CCA
9 2 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.31%) CCDP
10 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.31%) MCSD
10 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.94%) QA
2 7 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.54%) SLA
4 4 (1.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) GCP
System Software
1 42 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (12.35%) Active Directory
3 27 (8.33%) Docker
4 12 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.85%) vCloud
7 4 (1.23%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.93%) vSphere
8 3 (0.93%) Xen
9 2 (0.62%) KVM
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.31%) Varnish
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 39 (12.04%) Puppet
2 35 (10.80%) Kibana
3 32 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (8.02%) Ansible
5 13 (4.01%) Terraform
6 10 (3.09%) Salt
7 9 (2.78%) logstash
8 8 (2.47%) Packer
8 8 (2.47%) SCCM
9 5 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (1.23%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.23%) HP SIM
10 4 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.23%) WSUS
11 3 (0.93%) Cacti
12 2 (0.62%) Grafana
12 2 (0.62%) Graphite
12 2 (0.62%) Perfmon
12 2 (0.62%) Uchiwa
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 136 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 75 (23.15%) VMware
3 61 (18.83%) Google
4 17 (5.25%) PayPal
4 17 (5.25%) Rackspace
5 15 (4.63%) Cisco
6 11 (3.40%) Oracle
7 9 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.78%) Tableau
8 8 (2.47%) Citrix
8 8 (2.47%) Symantec
9 7 (2.16%) Dell
9 7 (2.16%) HP
9 7 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.16%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.85%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.85%) NetApp
10 6 (1.85%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.54%) Splunk
12 4 (1.23%) RedGate
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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