The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 114 184 289
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +105
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 524 348 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.72% 1.67% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.60% 21.89% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 476 290 127
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £75,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2047 1590 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.64% 7.62% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1306 875
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in the South East

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in the South East

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +124 243 £58,500 +6.36% 49
Hampshire +18 90 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Surrey +14 82 £42,500 -19.04% 26
Oxfordshire -16 62 £48,750 +2.63% 10
Buckinghamshire +1 14 £77,500 +55.00% 6
Kent +8 13 £60,000 +17.07% 4
Middlesex +17 6 £92,500 +42.30%
West Sussex -14 3 £40,000 - 2
Thames Valley - 1 £90,000 -
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Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 529 (55.98%) Microsoft
2 343 (36.30%) Windows
3 317 (33.54%) .NET
4 298 (31.53%) C#
5 293 (31.01%) SQL Server
6 289 (30.58%) Amazon AWS
7 241 (25.50%) SQL
8 239 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
9 233 (24.66%) JavaScript
10 228 (24.13%) VMware
11 225 (23.81%) Hyper-V
12 218 (23.07%) ASP.NET
13 217 (22.96%) Active Directory
14 197 (20.85%) HTML
15 194 (20.53%) MS Excel
16 191 (20.21%) MVC
17 184 (19.47%) CSS
18 180 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
18 180 (19.05%) PowerShell
19 173 (18.31%) Office 365
20 169 (17.88%) Firewall
21 152 (16.08%) Linux
22 150 (15.87%) Windows Server
23 141 (14.92%) ASP.NET MVC
24 139 (14.71%) DNS
25 127 (13.44%) HTML5
26 125 (13.23%) ITIL
27 115 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
28 114 (12.06%) Web Services
29 111 (11.75%) Oracle

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (8.68%) SharePoint
2 80 (8.47%) IIS
3 50 (5.29%) MS Exchange
4 42 (4.44%) OpenStack
5 37 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 33 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 32 (3.39%) Skype for Business
8 22 (2.33%) Node.js
9 21 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 20 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (1.90%) Apache
11 18 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
13 16 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (1.27%) JBoss
14 12 (1.27%) nginx
15 11 (1.16%) CMS
16 10 (1.06%) Tomcat
17 8 (0.85%) Umbraco
18 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 194 (20.53%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.17%) MS Office
3 10 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.63%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.42%) MS Project
5 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.21%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 24 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.74%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 289 (30.58%) Amazon AWS
2 173 (18.31%) Office 365
3 100 (10.58%) SaaS
4 59 (6.24%) IaaS
5 45 (4.76%) PaaS
6 41 (4.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 34 (3.60%) Azure Active Directory
8 25 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (1.90%) SoftLayer
10 12 (1.27%) Google App Engine
11 7 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.74%) GitHub
12 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.32%) Boomi
12 3 (0.32%) Heroku
12 3 (0.32%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.32%) Yammer
13 2 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.21%) Lucidchart
14 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 169 (17.88%) Firewall
2 139 (14.71%) DNS
3 78 (8.25%) WAN
4 76 (8.04%) SAN
5 75 (7.94%) LAN
6 74 (7.83%) TCP/IP
7 42 (4.44%) DHCP
8 31 (3.28%) Internet
9 19 (2.01%) Network Security
10 18 (1.90%) VPN
11 17 (1.80%) NAS
12 14 (1.48%) HTTP
13 12 (1.27%) Intranet
13 12 (1.27%) SSL
14 11 (1.16%) SMTP
14 11 (1.16%) VLAN
14 11 (1.16%) VoIP
15 10 (1.06%) Unified Communications
16 9 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (0.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (31.01%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (4.76%) Big Data
3 45 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 43 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (3.07%) MongoDB
9 25 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 24 (2.54%) Hadoop
11 21 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (2.01%) MySQL
14 18 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (1.80%) Relational Database
16 16 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
17 15 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
18 13 (1.38%) SAP HANA
19 11 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 75 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 68 (7.20%) Visual Studio
3 47 (4.97%) Git (software)
4 37 (3.92%) NUnit
5 19 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (1.90%) Subversion
7 15 (1.59%) Jenkins
8 13 (1.38%) Jasmine
8 13 (1.38%) Moq
8 13 (1.38%) MSTest
8 13 (1.38%) Selenium
9 10 (1.06%) Bower
9 10 (1.06%) Grunt
9 10 (1.06%) gulp
9 10 (1.06%) TeamCity
10 7 (0.74%) Ant
10 7 (0.74%) JUnit
10 7 (0.74%) Maven
10 7 (0.74%) Mockito
11 6 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (4.34%) Finance
2 38 (4.02%) Publishing
3 25 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.80%) Banking
5 14 (1.48%) Retail
6 10 (1.06%) Legal
7 8 (0.85%) Marketing
8 7 (0.74%) Automotive
8 7 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.63%) Electronics
9 6 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.53%) Advertising
10 5 (0.53%) Games
11 4 (0.42%) Front Office
12 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 279 (29.52%) Developer
2 182 (19.26%) Architect
3 156 (16.51%) .NET Developer
4 116 (12.28%) C# Developer
5 99 (10.48%) Consultant
6 84 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 82 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 74 (7.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 71 (7.51%) Cloud Engineer
10 69 (7.30%) Cloud Architect
11 60 (6.35%) Web Developer
12 59 (6.24%) Solutions Architect
13 53 (5.61%) Administrator
13 53 (5.61%) Senior Developer
14 45 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
15 43 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
16 41 (4.34%) Junior
17 39 (4.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 39 (4.13%) Junior Developer
18 37 (3.92%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (33.54%) .NET
2 218 (23.07%) ASP.NET
3 197 (20.85%) HTML
4 184 (19.47%) CSS
5 141 (14.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 127 (13.44%) HTML5
7 114 (12.06%) Web Services
8 105 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 93 (9.84%) .NET Framework
10 91 (9.63%) CSS3
11 72 (7.62%) jQuery
12 65 (6.88%) Middleware
13 58 (6.14%) WCF
14 53 (5.61%) Entity Framework
15 44 (4.66%) XML
16 42 (4.44%) JSON
16 42 (4.44%) REST
17 40 (4.23%) KnockoutJS
18 39 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
19 32 (3.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.78%) Hybrid Cloud
2 67 (7.09%) Private Cloud
3 61 (6.46%) Data Centre
4 57 (6.03%) User Experience
5 52 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (3.92%) Clustering
7 33 (3.49%) Public Cloud
8 28 (2.96%) Mobile App
9 24 (2.54%) Computer Science
10 20 (2.12%) Semantic Web
11 19 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (1.90%) FlexPod
12 18 (1.90%) VCE vBlock
12 18 (1.90%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.69%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.48%) Data Integration
15 11 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (1.16%) PKI
16 10 (1.06%) Replication
17 7 (0.74%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 343 (36.30%) Windows
2 152 (16.08%) Linux
3 150 (15.87%) Windows Server
4 91 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 90 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (2.65%) Windows 8
9 24 (2.54%) Windows 7
10 19 (2.01%) Windows 10
11 17 (1.80%) Android
11 17 (1.80%) Apple iOS
11 17 (1.80%) Unix
12 16 (1.69%) Ubuntu
13 15 (1.59%) CentOS
14 8 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
15 7 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
16 6 (0.63%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.53%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (20.21%) MVC
3 125 (13.23%) ITIL
4 100 (10.58%) Migration
5 99 (10.48%) DevOps
6 94 (9.95%) Scrum
7 68 (7.20%) TDD
8 64 (6.77%) Mentoring
9 60 (6.35%) Presales
10 55 (5.82%) Load Balancing
11 53 (5.61%) Project Management
12 52 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
13 46 (4.87%) CRM
13 46 (4.87%) OO
13 46 (4.87%) Software Engineering
14 45 (4.76%) SEO
15 43 (4.55%) Unit Testing
16 38 (4.02%) Information Security
16 38 (4.02%) Time Management
17 37 (3.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 298 (31.53%) C#
2 241 (25.50%) SQL
3 233 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 180 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 60 (6.35%) Java
6 58 (6.14%) Ruby
7 52 (5.50%) VB.NET
8 49 (5.19%) T-SQL
9 34 (3.60%) Python
10 27 (2.86%) Perl
11 23 (2.43%) VBScript
12 12 (1.27%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.16%) C
14 9 (0.95%) C++
15 8 (0.85%) XAML
16 7 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 7 (0.74%) PHP
17 6 (0.63%) X++
18 5 (0.53%) TypeScript
19 4 (0.42%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 115 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (8.89%) MCSE
3 55 (5.82%) Degree
4 35 (3.70%) MCSA
5 28 (2.96%) Security Cleared
6 27 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (2.54%) CCNA
8 20 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (1.90%) VCDX
10 17 (1.80%) MCITP
10 17 (1.80%) MCSD
11 11 (1.16%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.95%) MCP
13 7 (0.74%) CCNP
13 7 (0.74%) VTSP
14 5 (0.53%) MBA
14 5 (0.53%) PhD
14 5 (0.53%) RHCE
15 4 (0.42%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.75%) SLA
2 18 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.95%) QA
4 6 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.53%) COBIT
5 5 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.42%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 225 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 217 (22.96%) Active Directory
3 180 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 84 (8.89%) vSphere
5 61 (6.46%) vCloud
6 26 (2.75%) Docker
7 18 (1.90%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.06%) XenApp
9 7 (0.74%) Firmware
9 7 (0.74%) Xen
10 5 (0.53%) DFS Replication
10 5 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.42%) LXC
11 4 (0.42%) Samba
11 4 (0.42%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.42%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.21%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.21%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.11%) KVM
13 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 73 (7.72%) SCCM
2 69 (7.30%) SCOM
3 67 (7.09%) Puppet
4 36 (3.81%) SCVMM
5 32 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (3.17%) Windows Intune
7 20 (2.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 20 (2.12%) Nagios
8 16 (1.69%) SCSM
9 11 (1.16%) NetBackup
10 10 (1.06%) Ansible
11 9 (0.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
12 7 (0.74%) EMC VPLEX
12 7 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
13 6 (0.63%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.63%) FortiGate
14 5 (0.53%) SCDPM
15 4 (0.42%) Icinga
16 3 (0.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 529 (55.98%) Microsoft
2 228 (24.13%) VMware
3 111 (11.75%) Cisco
3 111 (11.75%) Oracle
4 80 (8.47%) HP
5 62 (6.56%) Google
6 61 (6.46%) Red Hat
7 54 (5.71%) NetApp
8 50 (5.29%) Dell
9 35 (3.70%) Citrix
10 34 (3.60%) EMC
11 30 (3.17%) RightScale
12 25 (2.65%) SAP
13 24 (2.54%) Sitecore
14 20 (2.12%) IBM
15 17 (1.80%) Xamarin
16 14 (1.48%) CA
16 14 (1.48%) Veeam
17 13 (1.38%) Rackspace
18 12 (1.27%) F5
South East
IT Human Resources
Salary: £50k - £65k per annum + £5k Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Crowthorne, Berkshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £58000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum shares, bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens Pack
Posted: 4 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Comms-care
Salary: £40,000-£48,000 + Car + Certified training
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 23 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance, bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38-45k+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 -55,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: 6 days ago