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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
North West / Manchester
Rank 63 89 152
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +63
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 151 91 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.17% 2.81% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.33% 27.74% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 136 86 42
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
482 328 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.30% 10.15% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 430 287 173
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +25.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Stockport +8 13 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Bolton - 6 £37,500 -
Rochdale -6 5 £57,500 +74.24% 1
Oldham - 4 - -
Altrincham -5 3 £32,500 -
Salford +1 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
North West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 171 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 149 (51.74%) C#
3 144 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 138 (47.92%) .NET
5 135 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (42.71%) Microsoft
7 114 (39.58%) ASP.NET
8 112 (38.89%) MVC
9 98 (34.03%) SQL
10 96 (33.33%) TDD
11 87 (30.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 82 (28.47%) AngularJS
13 71 (24.65%) .NET Framework
14 70 (24.31%) Entity Framework
15 69 (23.96%) Windows
15 69 (23.96%) ASP.NET Web API
16 65 (22.57%) Web Services
17 58 (20.14%) VMware
18 56 (19.44%) WCF
19 55 (19.10%) JavaScript
20 54 (18.75%) WPF
20 54 (18.75%) MongoDB
21 53 (18.40%) DevOps
22 52 (18.06%) Scrum
23 47 (16.32%) Google
23 47 (16.32%) Kanban
24 45 (15.63%) Web Development
25 44 (15.28%) MS Excel
25 44 (15.28%) SQL Server 2014
26 43 (14.93%) Dependency Injection

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 (12.85%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (6.60%) IIS
2 19 (6.60%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.86%) OpenStack
4 11 (3.82%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.78%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.43%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.43%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.43%) JBoss
6 7 (2.43%) Jetty
6 7 (2.43%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.43%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.74%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.69%) Apache
8 2 (0.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.35%) nginx
Applications
1 44 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 144 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.94%) PaaS
3 19 (6.60%) IaaS
4 17 (5.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (5.56%) Office 365
6 14 (4.86%) SaaS
7 11 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.69%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.69%) GitHub
10 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.35%) Heroku
10 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.51%) Firewall
2 12 (4.17%) Internet
3 11 (3.82%) HTTP
4 10 (3.47%) SAN
5 9 (3.13%) LAN
5 9 (3.13%) VPN
6 8 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (2.78%) IPsec
6 8 (2.78%) Skype
7 7 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (2.43%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (2.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (2.43%) Network Security
7 7 (2.43%) OpenScape
7 7 (2.43%) SSL
7 7 (2.43%) Wireless
7 7 (2.43%) WLAN
8 6 (2.08%) Cisco ISE
8 6 (2.08%) IP Telephony
9 5 (1.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 54 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 44 (15.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 28 (9.72%) MySQL
4 28 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (7.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (6.60%) NoSQL
9 18 (6.25%) Big Data
10 16 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (4.86%) Hadoop
12 12 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (2.78%) Couchbase
16 7 (2.43%) Redis
16 7 (2.43%) Riak
Development Applications
1 33 (11.46%) Git (software)
2 31 (10.76%) TeamCity
3 25 (8.68%) JIRA
4 19 (6.60%) Subversion
5 17 (5.90%) Jenkins
6 16 (5.56%) NUnit
6 16 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (3.13%) Maven
9 6 (2.08%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.74%) Selenium
10 5 (1.74%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.69%) Bower
13 2 (0.69%) Fiddler
13 2 (0.69%) Gradle
13 2 (0.69%) gulp
General
1 38 (13.19%) Finance
2 26 (9.03%) Games
3 17 (5.90%) Legal
4 16 (5.56%) Retail
5 14 (4.86%) Local Government
6 9 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.78%) Marketing
7 8 (2.78%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.43%) Banking
9 4 (1.39%) Back Office
10 3 (1.04%) Law
11 2 (0.69%) Advertising
11 2 (0.69%) Automotive
12 1 (0.35%) Electronics
12 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 134 (46.53%) Developer
2 80 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 52 (18.06%) C# Developer
4 47 (16.32%) Senior Developer
5 33 (11.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (11.46%) Junior
6 31 (10.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (10.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (9.72%) Senior C# Developer
9 27 (9.38%) Junior Developer
10 26 (9.03%) Graduate
10 26 (9.03%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 26 (9.03%) Graduate Developer
10 26 (9.03%) Junior .NET Developer
11 25 (8.68%) Senior .NET Developer
12 24 (8.33%) Architect
13 23 (7.99%) DevOps Engineer
14 22 (7.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (7.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 22 (7.64%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (47.92%) .NET
2 114 (39.58%) ASP.NET
3 87 (30.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (28.47%) AngularJS
5 71 (24.65%) .NET Framework
6 70 (24.31%) Entity Framework
7 69 (23.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 65 (22.57%) Web Services
9 56 (19.44%) WCF
10 54 (18.75%) WPF
11 42 (14.58%) REST
11 42 (14.58%) RESTful
12 39 (13.54%) HTML
13 36 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 35 (12.15%) CSS
15 34 (11.81%) jQuery
16 30 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
16 30 (10.42%) MSMQ
17 24 (8.33%) Node.js
18 20 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.46%) Computer Science
2 31 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 20 (6.94%) iPad
5 16 (5.56%) Replication
6 13 (4.51%) Data Centre
6 13 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (4.17%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.82%) N-Tier
9 9 (3.13%) Xbox
10 8 (2.78%) Clustering
11 7 (2.43%) Private Cloud
11 7 (2.43%) User Experience
11 7 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (2.08%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.74%) Kindle
14 4 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (1.39%) Statistics
15 3 (1.04%) FlexPod
15 3 (1.04%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.96%) Windows
2 42 (14.58%) Windows Server
3 21 (7.29%) Linux
4 12 (4.17%) Android
4 12 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.17%) Windows 10
5 11 (3.82%) Mac OS X
6 10 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.74%) Unix
10 4 (1.39%) CentOS
11 2 (0.69%) Debian
11 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.69%) VMS
12 1 (0.35%) Solaris
12 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.35%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (38.89%) MVC
3 96 (33.33%) TDD
4 53 (18.40%) DevOps
5 52 (18.06%) Scrum
6 47 (16.32%) Kanban
7 45 (15.63%) Web Development
8 43 (14.93%) Dependency Injection
9 38 (13.19%) Multithreading
10 36 (12.50%) BDD
10 36 (12.50%) Web Application Development
11 32 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (10.07%) Performance Tuning
13 25 (8.68%) Mentoring
13 25 (8.68%) SOA
14 24 (8.33%) Migration
15 23 (7.99%) ITIL
15 23 (7.99%) Software Engineering
16 20 (6.94%) OO
17 19 (6.60%) UML
Programming Languages
1 149 (51.74%) C#
2 98 (34.03%) SQL
3 55 (19.10%) JavaScript
4 39 (13.54%) Ruby
5 33 (11.46%) Java
6 26 (9.03%) F#
7 23 (7.99%) Python
8 20 (6.94%) T-SQL
9 18 (6.25%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.51%) Perl
10 13 (4.51%) PHP
10 13 (4.51%) VB.NET
11 11 (3.82%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.47%) Go
13 7 (2.43%) VBA
14 5 (1.74%) Scala
15 3 (1.04%) R
16 2 (0.69%) C
16 2 (0.69%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 18 (6.25%) ISEB
2 15 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.78%) Degree
4 6 (2.08%) MCSE
5 5 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.74%) MCSA
6 4 (1.39%) CCNP
7 3 (1.04%) CCIE
7 3 (1.04%) CCNA
8 2 (0.69%) CCA
8 2 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.35%) CCDP
9 1 (0.35%) MCITP
9 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.94%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.69%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) GCP
System Software
1 36 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 14 (4.86%) Docker
4 8 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.39%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.04%) vCloud
6 3 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.69%) vSphere
7 2 (0.69%) Xen
8 1 (0.35%) KVM
8 1 (0.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 34 (11.81%) Puppet
2 33 (11.46%) Kibana
3 25 (8.68%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (6.60%) Ansible
5 8 (2.78%) Salt
5 8 (2.78%) SCCM
6 7 (2.43%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (2.43%) logstash
6 7 (2.43%) Terraform
7 6 (2.08%) Cacti
8 4 (1.39%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.39%) HP SIM
8 4 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.39%) WSUS
9 2 (0.69%) Grafana
9 2 (0.69%) Graphite
9 2 (0.69%) Packer
9 2 (0.69%) Perfmon
9 2 (0.69%) Uchiwa
10 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 123 (42.71%) Microsoft
2 58 (20.14%) VMware
3 47 (16.32%) Google
4 17 (5.90%) PayPal
5 12 (4.17%) Cisco
6 11 (3.82%) Rackspace
7 9 (3.13%) Oracle
8 8 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.43%) Citrix
9 7 (2.43%) Dell
9 7 (2.43%) IronPort
9 7 (2.43%) Polycom
9 7 (2.43%) Siemens
9 7 (2.43%) Tableau
10 6 (2.08%) Barracuda Networks
10 6 (2.08%) RedGate
10 6 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.08%) Splunk
11 5 (1.74%) HP
11 5 (1.74%) NetApp
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