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 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)
England / South East
Rank 42 108 177
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +69
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 841 553 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.72% 2.88% 1.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.93% 25.24% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 759 493 282
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,000 £75,000
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2106 2191 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.33% 11.40% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1785 1867 1302
Median salary £50,000 £47,772 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the South East 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
Surrey +81 221 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Berkshire +6 184 £52,500 -4.54% 14
Hampshire +47 174 £47,500 +11.76% 26
Oxfordshire +27 83 £55,000 +15.78% 19
Buckinghamshire +70 71 £45,000 -41.93% 8
West Sussex +54 51 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Kent +30 35 £57,500 +9.52% 1
East Sussex - 17 £42,500 - 3
Sussex - 6 £65,000 - 1
Middlesex -2 4 £68,750 -47.11% 1
Isle of Wight - 4 £32,500 -
Home Counties -1 1 £32,500 -70.45%
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 949 (56.89%) Microsoft
2 786 (47.12%) .NET
3 757 (45.38%) C#
4 640 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
5 636 (38.13%) Amazon AWS
6 593 (35.55%) SQL
7 509 (30.52%) SQL Server
8 506 (30.34%) Windows
9 448 (26.86%) MVC
10 442 (26.50%) ASP.NET
11 399 (23.92%) JavaScript
12 357 (21.40%) AngularJS
13 340 (20.38%) HTML
14 328 (19.66%) ASP.NET Web API
15 324 (19.42%) Active Directory
16 318 (19.06%) TDD
17 312 (18.71%) MS Excel
18 307 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
19 303 (18.17%) Office 365
20 292 (17.51%) Web Services
21 283 (16.97%) CSS
22 268 (16.07%) Windows Server
23 266 (15.95%) .NET Framework
23 266 (15.95%) PowerShell
24 258 (15.47%) VMware
25 221 (13.25%) Hyper-V
26 217 (13.01%) Degree
27 198 (11.87%) Unit Testing
28 193 (11.57%) Scrum
29 185 (11.09%) Entity Framework

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 94 (5.64%) Elasticsearch
2 90 (5.40%) SharePoint
3 83 (4.98%) IIS
4 78 (4.68%) Skype for Business
5 76 (4.56%) MS Exchange
6 48 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
7 42 (2.52%) OpenStack
8 41 (2.46%) NServiceBus
9 39 (2.34%) CMS
10 28 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 28 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 22 (1.32%) Umbraco
12 21 (1.26%) Apache Spark
13 14 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (0.84%) Tomcat
14 11 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (0.60%) Apache
16 8 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.36%) nginx
17 6 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 312 (18.71%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.58%) MS Office
3 10 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.060%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 12 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.60%) SAP CRM
3 9 (0.54%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.36%) SAP GRC
4 6 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.18%) SAP MDG
6 3 (0.18%) SAP MDM
6 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.060%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 636 (38.13%) Amazon AWS
2 303 (18.17%) Office 365
3 163 (9.77%) PaaS
4 129 (7.73%) SaaS
5 127 (7.61%) IaaS
6 88 (5.28%) Cloud Computing
7 53 (3.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 30 (1.80%) IBM Cloud
9 27 (1.62%) Azure Active Directory
9 27 (1.62%) SoftLayer
10 10 (0.60%) GitHub
10 10 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.42%) Heroku
12 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.30%) iPaaS
13 4 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 142 (8.51%) DNS
2 118 (7.07%) Firewall
3 95 (5.70%) DHCP
4 85 (5.10%) TCP/IP
5 78 (4.68%) LAN
6 76 (4.56%) WAN
7 70 (4.20%) SAN
8 50 (3.00%) Skype
9 41 (2.46%) LDAP
10 40 (2.40%) Kerberos
11 39 (2.34%) Internet
12 38 (2.28%) VPN
13 31 (1.86%) Network Security
14 25 (1.50%) Fibre Channel
15 24 (1.44%) iSCSI
16 19 (1.14%) MPLS
16 19 (1.14%) PBX
16 19 (1.14%) PSTN
17 18 (1.08%) VLAN
18 17 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 509 (30.52%) SQL Server
2 134 (8.03%) Azure SQL Database
3 108 (6.47%) MongoDB
4 88 (5.28%) NoSQL
5 85 (5.10%) Big Data
6 83 (4.98%) Redis
7 60 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 57 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 57 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 57 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 56 (3.36%) Hadoop
10 49 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
11 46 (2.76%) MySQL
11 46 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 43 (2.58%) CouchDB
13 39 (2.34%) Couchbase
14 38 (2.28%) RavenDB
14 38 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 37 (2.22%) Power BI
16 36 (2.16%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 160 (9.59%) Visual Studio
2 120 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 119 (7.13%) TeamCity
4 75 (4.50%) Git (software)
5 62 (3.72%) NUnit
6 46 (2.76%) Jenkins
7 45 (2.70%) JIRA
8 36 (2.16%) Selenium
9 30 (1.80%) MSTest
10 29 (1.74%) JSUnit
11 28 (1.68%) Subversion
12 24 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
13 20 (1.20%) Moq
14 18 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (1.02%) Vagrant
16 16 (0.96%) Maven
17 14 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
18 8 (0.48%) gulp
19 7 (0.42%) Bitbucket
20 6 (0.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 178 (10.67%) Finance
2 51 (3.06%) Legal
3 37 (2.22%) Banking
4 31 (1.86%) Publishing
5 29 (1.74%) Advertising
6 25 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.38%) Retail
8 22 (1.32%) Electronics
9 17 (1.02%) Marketing
10 10 (0.60%) Automotive
10 10 (0.60%) Games
11 5 (0.30%) Back Office
11 5 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.18%) German Language
12 3 (0.18%) Law
13 2 (0.12%) Local Government
14 1 (0.060%) Billing
14 1 (0.060%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.060%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 723 (43.35%) Developer
2 453 (27.16%) .NET Developer
3 304 (18.23%) C# Developer
4 234 (14.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 196 (11.75%) Architect
6 176 (10.55%) Senior Developer
7 141 (8.45%) Software Developer
8 111 (6.65%) Senior .NET Developer
9 102 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
10 95 (5.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 94 (5.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 93 (5.58%) ASP.NET Developer
13 92 (5.52%) .NET Software Developer
14 88 (5.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 88 (5.28%) Cloud Architect
15 86 (5.16%) Cloud Engineer
16 77 (4.62%) C# Software Developer
17 76 (4.56%) Support Engineer
18 73 (4.38%) Consultant
19 68 (4.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 786 (47.12%) .NET
2 442 (26.50%) ASP.NET
3 357 (21.40%) AngularJS
4 340 (20.38%) HTML
5 328 (19.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 307 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 292 (17.51%) Web Services
8 283 (16.97%) CSS
9 266 (15.95%) .NET Framework
10 185 (11.09%) Entity Framework
11 155 (9.29%) HTML5
12 154 (9.23%) WCF
13 141 (8.45%) jQuery
14 132 (7.91%) REST
15 129 (7.73%) KnockoutJS
16 110 (6.59%) Node.js
17 103 (6.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 96 (5.76%) RESTful
19 95 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 91 (5.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 119 (7.13%) Computer Science
2 96 (5.76%) Data Centre
3 85 (5.10%) Hybrid Cloud
4 81 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
5 74 (4.44%) User Experience
6 71 (4.26%) Blog
7 49 (2.94%) Public Cloud
8 43 (2.58%) Mobile App
9 36 (2.16%) Private Cloud
10 34 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (1.86%) PKI
12 30 (1.80%) Management Information System
13 25 (1.50%) Clustering
14 23 (1.38%) Virtual Team
15 21 (1.26%) Internet of Things
16 18 (1.08%) Fintech
16 18 (1.08%) iPad
17 16 (0.96%) FlexPod
18 13 (0.78%) Social Media
19 11 (0.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 506 (30.34%) Windows
2 268 (16.07%) Windows Server
3 182 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 168 (10.07%) Linux
5 109 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (3.78%) Windows 7
7 51 (3.06%) Windows 8
8 50 (3.00%) Windows 10
9 38 (2.28%) Unix
10 36 (2.16%) Mac OS X
11 28 (1.68%) Apple iOS
12 26 (1.56%) Android
13 21 (1.26%) CentOS
14 19 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.48%) Debian
18 6 (0.36%) VMS
19 4 (0.24%) Windows XP
20 3 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (26.86%) MVC
3 318 (19.06%) TDD
4 198 (11.87%) Unit Testing
5 193 (11.57%) Scrum
6 182 (10.91%) DevOps
7 139 (8.33%) ITIL
8 138 (8.27%) OO
9 113 (6.77%) Software Engineering
10 112 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
11 106 (6.35%) SOLID
12 105 (6.29%) Migration
13 104 (6.24%) Presales
14 98 (5.88%) Mentoring
15 97 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
16 95 (5.70%) Web Development
17 94 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
18 87 (5.22%) SOA
19 83 (4.98%) BDD
20 81 (4.86%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 757 (45.38%) C#
2 593 (35.55%) SQL
3 399 (23.92%) JavaScript
4 266 (15.95%) PowerShell
5 142 (8.51%) T-SQL
6 127 (7.61%) Java
7 105 (6.29%) Ruby
8 96 (5.76%) Python
9 63 (3.78%) F#
10 51 (3.06%) Bash Shell
11 45 (2.70%) TypeScript
12 37 (2.22%) C++
13 33 (1.98%) C
14 27 (1.62%) Perl
15 25 (1.50%) VB.NET
16 21 (1.26%) Scala
17 12 (0.72%) Shell Script
18 11 (0.66%) R
19 10 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 10 (0.60%) ES6
Qualifications
1 217 (13.01%) Degree
2 102 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 71 (4.26%) MCSE
4 47 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 41 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (2.34%) SC Cleared
7 35 (2.10%) MCSA
8 23 (1.38%) CCNA
9 18 (1.08%) CCNP
10 15 (0.90%) ISEB
11 14 (0.84%) ISTQB
12 13 (0.78%) PhD
13 11 (0.66%) CCIE
13 11 (0.66%) VCDX
14 10 (0.60%) MCSD
15 9 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.36%) CISSP
16 6 (0.36%) MCP
17 5 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.90%) SLA
2 53 (3.18%) QA
3 20 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.54%) COBIT
5 9 (0.54%) GCP
6 3 (0.18%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.18%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.060%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.060%) SDET
System Software
1 324 (19.42%) Active Directory
2 221 (13.25%) Hyper-V
3 154 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 104 (6.24%) Docker
5 45 (2.70%) vSphere
6 29 (1.74%) vCloud
7 23 (1.38%) XenApp
8 18 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (0.96%) NFS
10 15 (0.90%) Firmware
11 13 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
12 11 (0.66%) XenServer
13 10 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
13 10 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (0.48%) DFS Replication
14 8 (0.48%) KVM
14 8 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
15 7 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 117 (7.01%) Puppet
2 114 (6.83%) Opscode Chef
3 97 (5.82%) SCCM
4 83 (4.98%) SCOM
5 49 (2.94%) Kibana
6 46 (2.76%) WSUS
7 44 (2.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 35 (2.10%) Ansible
9 21 (1.26%) NetBackup
10 16 (0.96%) vRealize
11 15 (0.90%) Nagios
12 13 (0.78%) Backup Exec
13 11 (0.66%) Kubernetes
14 7 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
15 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
16 5 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
16 5 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
16 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 5 (0.30%) Perfmon
16 5 (0.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 949 (56.89%) Microsoft
2 258 (15.47%) VMware
3 94 (5.64%) Cisco
4 78 (4.68%) Citrix
5 72 (4.32%) Oracle
6 67 (4.02%) Google
7 60 (3.60%) HP
8 43 (2.58%) NetApp
9 37 (2.22%) SAP
10 34 (2.04%) EMC
11 31 (1.86%) Tableau
12 29 (1.74%) Dell
13 24 (1.44%) SolarWinds
14 23 (1.38%) Red Hat
15 21 (1.26%) 3PAR
16 18 (1.08%) Brocade
17 17 (1.02%) PayPal
17 17 (1.02%) Teradata
18 16 (0.96%) Avaya
19 15 (0.90%) Hortonworks
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Loadbalancer.org Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum Basix salary to £80,000 plus variabl
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP 35 - 40k +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 20 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Beneifs
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £600000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum GBP 30 - 35K Neg on experience +Bene
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus / OTE £50K+
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago