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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 71 101 175
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +74
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 140 88 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.75% 2.50% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.00% 26.19% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 130 72 31
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 £25,000 £37,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £67,500
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
500 336 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.39% 9.53% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 455 278 189
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £55,000
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +16 19 £45,000 - 1
Cheadle +6 5 £34,000 -30.25%
Rochdale - 5 £57,500 -
Altrincham 0 2 £32,500 -
Bolton - 2 £37,500 -
Wigan - 1 - - 1
Microsoft Azure
North West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 153 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 134 (49.63%) C#
3 132 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (46.30%) Microsoft
5 123 (45.56%) .NET
6 104 (38.52%) Amazon AWS
7 99 (36.67%) ASP.NET
8 95 (35.19%) TDD
9 94 (34.81%) MVC
10 91 (33.70%) SQL
11 77 (28.52%) Windows
12 74 (27.41%) AngularJS
13 73 (27.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 72 (26.67%) .NET Framework
15 66 (24.44%) Entity Framework
16 61 (22.59%) WCF
17 60 (22.22%) MongoDB
18 58 (21.48%) ASP.NET Web API
19 53 (19.63%) Scrum
19 53 (19.63%) WPF
20 52 (19.26%) MS Excel
21 50 (18.52%) Web Services
22 46 (17.04%) JavaScript
22 46 (17.04%) Kanban
23 45 (16.67%) VMware
24 44 (16.30%) Windows Server
25 43 (15.93%) SQL Server 2014
25 43 (15.93%) Web Development
26 42 (15.56%) Dependency Injection
27 40 (14.81%) BDD

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 36 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (6.67%) IIS
3 15 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.44%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (2.59%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.59%) MS Exchange
7 7 (2.59%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.22%) Apache Spark
8 6 (2.22%) JBoss
8 6 (2.22%) Jetty
8 6 (2.22%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.22%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.48%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.11%) CMS
10 3 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.74%) Apache
11 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 52 (19.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 104 (38.52%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.93%) Office 365
3 15 (5.56%) IaaS
3 15 (5.56%) PaaS
4 11 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (4.07%) SaaS
5 7 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.74%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.37%) GitHub
8 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.37%) Heroku
8 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.30%) Firewall
2 13 (4.81%) LAN
2 13 (4.81%) SAN
2 13 (4.81%) VPN
3 12 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (4.44%) IPsec
4 11 (4.07%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (4.07%) Cisco Wireless
4 11 (4.07%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (4.07%) Network Security
4 11 (4.07%) OpenScape
4 11 (4.07%) SSL
4 11 (4.07%) Wireless
4 11 (4.07%) WLAN
5 10 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (3.70%) IP Telephony
6 9 (3.33%) Internet
7 6 (2.22%) Intranet
7 6 (2.22%) Skype
8 4 (1.48%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 60 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 43 (15.93%) SQL Server 2014
4 27 (10.00%) MySQL
4 27 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (8.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 22 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (6.30%) Big Data
8 17 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (4.44%) NoSQL
10 12 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (3.33%) Hadoop
12 9 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (2.59%) Couchbase
15 6 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (11.85%) Git (software)
1 32 (11.85%) TeamCity
2 27 (10.00%) JIRA
3 23 (8.52%) NUnit
4 20 (7.41%) Subversion
5 15 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (5.19%) Jenkins
7 12 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.59%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.59%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.85%) Maven
9 5 (1.85%) Selenium
10 4 (1.48%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.11%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.11%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.74%) Bower
12 2 (0.74%) Fiddler
General
1 35 (12.96%) Finance
2 25 (9.26%) Games
3 16 (5.93%) Legal
4 12 (4.44%) Marketing
5 10 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.96%) Retail
7 6 (2.22%) Banking
8 5 (1.85%) Law
9 4 (1.48%) Back Office
10 3 (1.11%) Local Government
10 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.74%) Advertising
11 2 (0.74%) Automotive
12 1 (0.37%) Electronics
12 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 124 (45.93%) Developer
2 83 (30.74%) .NET Developer
3 54 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 43 (15.93%) Senior Developer
5 35 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (12.59%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (10.00%) Junior
8 27 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 27 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 27 (10.00%) Tester
9 26 (9.63%) Junior Developer
10 25 (9.26%) Graduate
10 25 (9.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 25 (9.26%) Graduate Developer
10 25 (9.26%) Junior .NET Developer
10 25 (9.26%) QA Tester
10 25 (9.26%) Software Developer
11 23 (8.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 21 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (45.56%) .NET
2 99 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 74 (27.41%) AngularJS
4 73 (27.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 72 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 66 (24.44%) Entity Framework
7 61 (22.59%) WCF
8 58 (21.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 53 (19.63%) WPF
10 50 (18.52%) Web Services
11 40 (14.81%) HTML
12 36 (13.33%) RESTful
13 34 (12.59%) REST
14 33 (12.22%) CSS
15 32 (11.85%) MSMQ
16 31 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 29 (10.74%) KnockoutJS
18 26 (9.63%) jQuery
19 19 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 19 (7.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.37%) Computer Science
3 23 (8.52%) Mobile App
4 21 (7.78%) Replication
5 12 (4.44%) Xbox
6 10 (3.70%) Clustering
6 10 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (3.33%) Data Centre
7 9 (3.33%) iPad
8 7 (2.59%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.22%) Kindle
9 6 (2.22%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.48%) Social Media
11 4 (1.48%) Statistics
11 4 (1.48%) User Experience
12 3 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.11%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.11%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 77 (28.52%) Windows
2 44 (16.30%) Windows Server
3 25 (9.26%) Linux
4 17 (6.30%) Windows 10
5 16 (5.93%) Mac OS X
6 10 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.96%) Android
7 8 (2.96%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.85%) Unix
10 4 (1.48%) CentOS
11 3 (1.11%) VMS
12 2 (0.74%) Debian
12 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.37%) Solaris
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (35.19%) TDD
3 94 (34.81%) MVC
4 53 (19.63%) Scrum
5 46 (17.04%) Kanban
6 43 (15.93%) Web Development
7 42 (15.56%) Dependency Injection
8 40 (14.81%) BDD
8 40 (14.81%) DevOps
9 37 (13.70%) Multithreading
10 34 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (10.74%) Web Application Development
12 26 (9.63%) ITIL
13 23 (8.52%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (8.15%) Migration
15 21 (7.78%) Service Management
16 18 (6.67%) Database Security
16 18 (6.67%) Mentoring
16 18 (6.67%) Software Engineering
17 17 (6.30%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 134 (49.63%) C#
2 91 (33.70%) SQL
3 46 (17.04%) JavaScript
4 36 (13.33%) Ruby
5 25 (9.26%) F#
6 23 (8.52%) T-SQL
7 21 (7.78%) Java
8 16 (5.93%) Python
9 14 (5.19%) PowerShell
10 11 (4.07%) Perl
11 9 (3.33%) Bash Shell
11 9 (3.33%) Go
11 9 (3.33%) VBA
12 7 (2.59%) Scala
13 4 (1.48%) PHP
13 4 (1.48%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.11%) Clojure
14 3 (1.11%) Groovy
14 3 (1.11%) R
15 2 (0.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (9.26%) ISEB
2 19 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.85%) MCSE
4 4 (1.48%) CCNP
4 4 (1.48%) MCSA
5 3 (1.11%) CCIE
5 3 (1.11%) CCNA
5 3 (1.11%) Degree
6 2 (0.74%) CCA
6 2 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) CCDP
7 1 (0.37%) MCITP
7 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.48%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.74%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) GCP
System Software
1 37 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.33%) Docker
5 4 (1.48%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.11%) vSphere
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.74%) Xen
8 1 (0.37%) KVM
8 1 (0.37%) Varnish
8 1 (0.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (12.96%) Puppet
2 31 (11.48%) Kibana
3 22 (8.15%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (5.93%) Ansible
5 9 (3.33%) Cacti
5 9 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (3.33%) Terraform
6 8 (2.96%) SCCM
7 7 (2.59%) Salt
8 6 (2.22%) logstash
9 4 (1.48%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.48%) Grafana
9 4 (1.48%) Graphite
9 4 (1.48%) HP SIM
9 4 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.48%) Packer
9 4 (1.48%) Uchiwa
9 4 (1.48%) WSUS
10 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.74%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 125 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.67%) VMware
3 40 (14.81%) Google
4 17 (6.30%) PayPal
5 14 (5.19%) Cisco
6 11 (4.07%) IronPort
6 11 (4.07%) Siemens
7 10 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
7 10 (3.70%) Polycom
8 9 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 9 (3.33%) RedGate
9 8 (2.96%) Oracle
10 7 (2.59%) Dell
10 7 (2.59%) Tableau
11 6 (2.22%) Citrix
12 5 (1.85%) HP
13 4 (1.48%) Sophos
13 4 (1.48%) Symantec
13 4 (1.48%) WSO2
13 4 (1.48%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent progression opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Bright HR
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Rutherford Grant
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago