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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 73 112 139
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 143 90 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.82% 2.32% 1.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.03% 26.55% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 128 78 30
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £44,500
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
433 339 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.57% 8.73% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 384 286 214
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +2 12 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Cheadle 0 4 £34,000 -28.42% 1
Microsoft Azure
North West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 144 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (51.69%) SQL Server
3 134 (50.19%) C#
4 130 (48.69%) .NET
5 124 (46.44%) Microsoft
6 100 (37.45%) MVC
7 95 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
8 93 (34.83%) ASP.NET
8 93 (34.83%) TDD
9 92 (34.46%) SQL
10 84 (31.46%) Windows
11 73 (27.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 72 (26.97%) MongoDB
12 72 (26.97%) AngularJS
13 71 (26.59%) WCF
14 66 (24.72%) MS Excel
15 65 (24.34%) .NET Framework
16 63 (23.60%) WPF
17 59 (22.10%) JavaScript
18 55 (20.60%) ASP.NET Web API
19 54 (20.22%) Scrum
20 53 (19.85%) BDD
21 52 (19.48%) Entity Framework
22 48 (17.98%) SQL Server 2014
23 46 (17.23%) HTML
24 45 (16.85%) Web Services
25 44 (16.48%) Kanban
26 43 (16.10%) Web Development
27 42 (15.73%) Google
28 41 (15.36%) 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 34 (12.73%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (7.49%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.75%) IIS
3 10 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.75%) OpenStack
4 9 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (3.00%) Umbraco
5 8 (3.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.87%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.87%) CMS
6 5 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.37%) JBoss
9 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 66 (24.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 95 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.24%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (4.87%) Office 365
4 12 (4.49%) SaaS
5 9 (3.37%) IaaS
6 5 (1.87%) PaaS
7 4 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) GitHub
10 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.37%) Heroku
10 1 (0.37%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.37%) Trello
10 1 (0.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.49%) Firewall
1 12 (4.49%) LAN
2 10 (3.75%) Internet
2 10 (3.75%) SAN
2 10 (3.75%) VPN
3 9 (3.37%) HTTP
4 8 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (3.00%) Cisco ISE
4 8 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (3.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 8 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (3.00%) IP Telephony
4 8 (3.00%) IPsec
4 8 (3.00%) Network Security
4 8 (3.00%) OpenScape
4 8 (3.00%) SSL
4 8 (3.00%) Wireless
4 8 (3.00%) WLAN
5 6 (2.25%) Broadband
5 6 (2.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (51.69%) SQL Server
2 72 (26.97%) MongoDB
3 48 (17.98%) SQL Server 2014
4 30 (11.24%) MySQL
5 26 (9.74%) Azure SQL Database
6 23 (8.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (7.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (6.37%) NoSQL
10 17 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (5.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (4.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (4.12%) Hadoop
14 9 (3.37%) Neo4j
15 8 (3.00%) Big Data
16 6 (2.25%) DB2
17 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
18 3 (1.12%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 41 (15.36%) Git (software)
2 36 (13.48%) TeamCity
3 31 (11.61%) NUnit
4 25 (9.36%) JIRA
5 14 (5.24%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.87%) Subversion
7 12 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (4.12%) SpecFlow
9 10 (3.75%) Cucumber
9 10 (3.75%) Vagrant
10 9 (3.37%) Maven
11 8 (3.00%) Visual Studio
12 6 (2.25%) Selenium
13 4 (1.50%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.50%) WebDriver
14 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
14 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 2 (0.75%) JBehave
15 2 (0.75%) JUnit
General
1 40 (14.98%) Finance
2 26 (9.74%) Games
3 20 (7.49%) Legal
4 10 (3.75%) Marketing
5 8 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.25%) Retail
7 5 (1.87%) Law
8 2 (0.75%) Advertising
8 2 (0.75%) Automotive
8 2 (0.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 118 (44.19%) Developer
2 72 (26.97%) .NET Developer
3 51 (19.10%) C# Developer
4 37 (13.86%) Senior Developer
5 30 (11.24%) Tester
6 29 (10.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (10.49%) Junior
8 27 (10.11%) Junior Developer
9 26 (9.74%) Graduate
9 26 (9.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 26 (9.74%) Graduate Developer
9 26 (9.74%) Junior .NET Developer
9 26 (9.74%) QA Tester
10 25 (9.36%) ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (9.36%) Senior C# Developer
11 22 (8.24%) DBA
11 22 (8.24%) SQL DBA
12 21 (7.87%) Senior .NET Developer
13 20 (7.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (7.12%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (48.69%) .NET
2 93 (34.83%) ASP.NET
3 73 (27.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 72 (26.97%) AngularJS
5 71 (26.59%) WCF
6 65 (24.34%) .NET Framework
7 63 (23.60%) WPF
8 55 (20.60%) ASP.NET Web API
9 52 (19.48%) Entity Framework
10 46 (17.23%) HTML
11 45 (16.85%) Web Services
12 39 (14.61%) RESTful
13 34 (12.73%) MSMQ
14 33 (12.36%) CSS
15 31 (11.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (11.24%) KnockoutJS
16 30 (11.24%) REST
17 29 (10.86%) jQuery
18 24 (8.99%) XML
19 19 (7.12%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.49%) Computer Science
3 22 (8.24%) Replication
4 17 (6.37%) Xbox
5 14 (5.24%) Clustering
5 14 (5.24%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.37%) iPad
7 8 (3.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.62%) User Experience
8 7 (2.62%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.25%) Kindle
9 6 (2.25%) N-Tier
9 6 (2.25%) Social Media
10 4 (1.50%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.50%) PKI
10 4 (1.50%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.50%) Statistics
11 3 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.75%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 84 (31.46%) Windows
2 40 (14.98%) Windows Server
3 24 (8.99%) Linux
4 20 (7.49%) Mac OS X
5 19 (7.12%) Windows 10
6 9 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.12%) CentOS
7 3 (1.12%) VMS
7 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.75%) Android
9 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (37.45%) MVC
3 93 (34.83%) TDD
4 54 (20.22%) Scrum
5 53 (19.85%) BDD
6 44 (16.48%) Kanban
7 43 (16.10%) Web Development
8 36 (13.48%) Dependency Injection
8 36 (13.48%) Multithreading
9 35 (13.11%) DevOps
10 32 (11.99%) Software Engineering
11 30 (11.24%) Web Application Development
12 29 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (7.87%) E-Commerce
13 21 (7.87%) Migration
14 20 (7.49%) Database Security
15 19 (7.12%) Automated Testing
15 19 (7.12%) Mentoring
15 19 (7.12%) OO
16 18 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 134 (50.19%) C#
2 92 (34.46%) SQL
3 59 (22.10%) JavaScript
4 39 (14.61%) Ruby
5 35 (13.11%) Java
6 26 (9.74%) F#
6 26 (9.74%) T-SQL
7 19 (7.12%) Scala
8 12 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.37%) Clojure
9 9 (3.37%) Groovy
10 8 (3.00%) Python
10 8 (3.00%) VBA
11 4 (1.50%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.75%) C
12 2 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.75%) Go
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
12 2 (0.75%) PHP
13 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (10.49%) ISEB
2 21 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.87%) Degree
4 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.75%) MCSA
5 2 (0.75%) MCSE
5 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.86%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (14.98%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.12%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.87%) vSphere
5 2 (0.75%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.37%) Docker
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.37%) XenApp
6 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (10.11%) Kibana
2 22 (8.24%) Puppet
3 12 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (3.75%) Terraform
5 9 (3.37%) Grafana
5 9 (3.37%) Graphite
5 9 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (3.37%) Packer
5 9 (3.37%) Uchiwa
6 8 (3.00%) SCCM
7 7 (2.62%) Cacti
8 6 (2.25%) Ansible
9 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.75%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.37%) logstash
10 1 (0.37%) MIIS
10 1 (0.37%) Salt
10 1 (0.37%) SCOM
10 1 (0.37%) SCSM
10 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 124 (46.44%) Microsoft
2 42 (15.73%) Google
3 30 (11.24%) VMware
4 13 (4.87%) RedGate
5 10 (3.75%) PayPal
6 9 (3.37%) Atlassian
6 9 (3.37%) Cisco
6 9 (3.37%) MuleSoft
6 9 (3.37%) WSO2
7 8 (3.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (3.00%) IronPort
7 8 (3.00%) Siemens
8 7 (2.62%) Polycom
8 7 (2.62%) Sitecore
8 7 (2.62%) Tableau
9 6 (2.25%) IBM
9 6 (2.25%) Oracle
10 4 (1.50%) HP
10 4 (1.50%) Intel Security
10 4 (1.50%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £75,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 p/annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- 80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75K-£90k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Package, Large Projects
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology
Salary: £30K-£45K p/a DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester City Centre
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago