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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 78 198 248
Rank change year-on-year
+120 +50
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 615 329 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.42% 1.58% 1.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.29% 16.62% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 501 287 158
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,300 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
Microsoft Azure
England

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
2174 1980 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.07% 9.49% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1836 1546 1112
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 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 28 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Surrey +71 156 £50,000 +5.82% 23
Berkshire +56 142 £55,000 +4.76% 17
Hampshire +69 118 £47,500 +11.76% 19
Oxfordshire +11 71 £54,000 +18.03% 14
Buckinghamshire +64 49 £52,500 +31.25% 2
East Sussex +31 33 £46,250 +15.62% 4
West Sussex +22 26 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Kent +10 17 £45,000 -26.82% 4
Middlesex +19 5 £40,000 -46.66%
Thames Valley +3 1 £70,000 -22.22%
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 582 (50.17%) Microsoft
2 477 (41.12%) Amazon AWS
3 432 (37.24%) .NET
4 398 (34.31%) C#
5 389 (33.53%) Windows
6 371 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
7 305 (26.29%) SQL Server
8 294 (25.34%) JavaScript
9 288 (24.83%) SQL
10 278 (23.97%) ASP.NET
11 265 (22.84%) MVC
12 250 (21.55%) MS Excel
13 230 (19.83%) Office 365
14 229 (19.74%) Active Directory
15 211 (18.19%) VMware
16 210 (18.10%) HTML
17 197 (16.98%) PowerShell
18 188 (16.21%) AngularJS
19 182 (15.69%) Web Services
19 182 (15.69%) DevOps
20 180 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
21 169 (14.57%) TDD
22 164 (14.14%) CSS
23 162 (13.97%) Linux
24 159 (13.71%) Windows Server
25 155 (13.36%) Hyper-V
26 152 (13.10%) ASP.NET Web API
27 139 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure
28 132 (11.38%) SaaS
29 124 (10.69%) Python

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 90 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 66 (5.69%) OpenStack
3 61 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 56 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
5 52 (4.48%) IIS
6 37 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (2.41%) Umbraco
8 27 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (2.16%) Apache
9 25 (2.16%) Skype for Business
10 24 (2.07%) CMS
11 22 (1.90%) nginx
12 20 (1.72%) Apache Spark
12 20 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
13 14 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (1.03%) JBoss
16 10 (0.86%) Tomcat
17 9 (0.78%) NServiceBus
17 9 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 250 (21.55%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.84%) MS Office
3 15 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.26%) InDesign
5 1 (0.086%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.12%) SAP ERP
2 13 (1.12%) SAP GRC
3 9 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.34%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.26%) HFM
5 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.086%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 477 (41.12%) Amazon AWS
2 230 (19.83%) Office 365
3 132 (11.38%) SaaS
4 95 (8.19%) PaaS
5 86 (7.41%) IaaS
6 72 (6.21%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 26 (2.24%) IBM Cloud
9 20 (1.72%) SoftLayer
10 14 (1.21%) Yammer
11 11 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (0.95%) GitHub
12 9 (0.78%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.78%) Dropbox
12 9 (0.78%) Google Drive
13 8 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.60%) Google Apps
15 5 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
16 4 (0.34%) Heroku
17 3 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 99 (8.53%) DNS
2 87 (7.50%) Firewall
3 60 (5.17%) TCP/IP
4 59 (5.09%) SAN
5 49 (4.22%) LAN
5 49 (4.22%) WAN
6 36 (3.10%) VoIP
7 32 (2.76%) DHCP
8 26 (2.24%) VPN
9 24 (2.07%) Internet
10 22 (1.90%) HTTP
11 20 (1.72%) Skype
12 16 (1.38%) NAS
13 15 (1.29%) MPLS
14 13 (1.12%) Network Security
15 11 (0.95%) IPv4
16 9 (0.78%) SMTP
17 8 (0.69%) BIG-IP
17 8 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 8 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (26.29%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.78%) MongoDB
3 64 (5.52%) NoSQL
4 52 (4.48%) Redis
5 49 (4.22%) Big Data
6 48 (4.14%) Hadoop
7 41 (3.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 40 (3.45%) Relational Database
9 37 (3.19%) RDBMS
9 37 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (2.59%) SQL Server 2014
11 29 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 28 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 27 (2.33%) MySQL
14 24 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (1.47%) SAP HANA
16 17 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (1.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 106 (9.14%) Git (software)
2 79 (6.81%) Visual Studio
3 69 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 68 (5.86%) TeamCity
5 53 (4.57%) Jenkins
6 32 (2.76%) Vagrant
7 26 (2.24%) Selenium
8 24 (2.07%) Subversion
9 18 (1.55%) JIRA
9 18 (1.55%) NUnit
10 17 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 16 (1.38%) MSTest
12 13 (1.12%) ReSharper
13 11 (0.95%) MSBuild
14 9 (0.78%) Bugzilla
14 9 (0.78%) Maven
14 9 (0.78%) Trac
15 7 (0.60%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.60%) JUnit
15 7 (0.60%) WiX
General
1 88 (7.59%) Finance
2 37 (3.19%) Manufacturing
2 37 (3.19%) Retail
3 27 (2.33%) Electronics
4 26 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 24 (2.07%) Legal
6 16 (1.38%) Automotive
7 13 (1.12%) Marketing
8 12 (1.03%) Banking
9 10 (0.86%) Law
10 8 (0.69%) Advertising
10 8 (0.69%) Publishing
11 6 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.43%) Games
13 3 (0.26%) Cantonese Language
13 3 (0.26%) French Language
13 3 (0.26%) German Language
13 3 (0.26%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.26%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 391 (33.71%) Developer
2 235 (20.26%) .NET Developer
3 204 (17.59%) C# Developer
4 171 (14.74%) Architect
5 154 (13.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 115 (9.91%) Senior Developer
7 100 (8.62%) Consultant
8 98 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 86 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 82 (7.07%) DevOps Engineer
11 75 (6.47%) Senior .NET Developer
12 69 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 68 (5.86%) Cloud Engineer
13 68 (5.86%) Software Developer
14 67 (5.78%) Senior C# Developer
15 64 (5.52%) JavaScript Developer
16 62 (5.34%) Cloud Architect
16 62 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 54 (4.66%) Azure Engineer
18 53 (4.57%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (37.24%) .NET
2 278 (23.97%) ASP.NET
3 210 (18.10%) HTML
4 188 (16.21%) AngularJS
5 182 (15.69%) Web Services
6 180 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 164 (14.14%) CSS
8 152 (13.10%) ASP.NET Web API
9 107 (9.22%) .NET Framework
10 105 (9.05%) jQuery
11 86 (7.41%) HTML5
12 76 (6.55%) RESTful
13 74 (6.38%) Node.js
14 65 (5.60%) Entity Framework
15 64 (5.52%) WPF
16 54 (4.66%) WCF
17 52 (4.48%) CSS3
18 47 (4.05%) KnockoutJS
19 43 (3.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 39 (3.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 110 (9.48%) Data Centre
2 79 (6.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 58 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 37 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (3.19%) Private Cloud
6 36 (3.10%) Computer Science
7 32 (2.76%) User Experience
8 29 (2.50%) Mathematics
9 23 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 23 (1.98%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.72%) Clustering
11 19 (1.64%) FlexPod
12 16 (1.38%) Management Information System
13 14 (1.21%) Algorithms
13 14 (1.21%) Physics
13 14 (1.21%) Social Media
14 13 (1.12%) VCE vBlock
15 11 (0.95%) PKI
16 9 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 389 (33.53%) Windows
2 162 (13.97%) Linux
3 159 (13.71%) Windows Server
4 72 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (3.71%) Windows 7
7 37 (3.19%) Windows 10
8 28 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (1.90%) Unix
10 19 (1.64%) Windows 8
11 18 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (1.47%) Mac OS X
13 16 (1.38%) CentOS
13 16 (1.38%) Ubuntu
14 14 (1.21%) Android
15 13 (1.12%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.69%) Debian
17 7 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.43%) Solaris
18 5 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (22.84%) MVC
3 182 (15.69%) DevOps
4 169 (14.57%) TDD
5 115 (9.91%) ITIL
6 104 (8.97%) Software Engineering
7 92 (7.93%) Web Development
8 81 (6.98%) Scrum
9 80 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 80 (6.90%) Migration
9 80 (6.90%) Presales
10 59 (5.09%) Unit Testing
11 58 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 58 (5.00%) Service Delivery
12 56 (4.83%) BDD
13 53 (4.57%) OO
14 51 (4.40%) SOA
15 49 (4.22%) SDLC
16 48 (4.14%) CRM
17 45 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 398 (34.31%) C#
2 294 (25.34%) JavaScript
3 288 (24.83%) SQL
4 197 (16.98%) PowerShell
5 124 (10.69%) Python
6 84 (7.24%) Ruby
7 83 (7.16%) Java
8 55 (4.74%) T-SQL
9 46 (3.97%) F#
10 43 (3.71%) TypeScript
11 37 (3.19%) Bash Shell
12 34 (2.93%) C
12 34 (2.93%) VB.NET
13 30 (2.59%) Perl
14 24 (2.07%) C++
15 19 (1.64%) R
16 16 (1.38%) ES6
17 15 (1.29%) Scala
18 13 (1.12%) PHP
19 9 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 123 (10.60%) Degree
2 68 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (2.76%) MCSE
4 31 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 22 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 20 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (1.38%) CCNA
7 16 (1.38%) PhD
8 15 (1.29%) MCP
9 13 (1.12%) VCDX
10 11 (0.95%) CISSP
10 11 (0.95%) MCSA
10 11 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (0.86%) MCITP
12 9 (0.78%) CCNP
12 9 (0.78%) CISM
13 8 (0.69%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.52%) MCSD
14 6 (0.52%) PMP
15 5 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.48%) SLA
2 29 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.29%) QA
4 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.086%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.086%) COBIT
6 1 (0.086%) GCP
System Software
1 229 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 155 (13.36%) Hyper-V
3 139 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 88 (7.59%) Docker
5 37 (3.19%) vCloud
6 32 (2.76%) vSphere
7 28 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (1.21%) VirtualBox
8 14 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (1.12%) KVM
10 9 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 9 (0.78%) HDFS
11 7 (0.60%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.26%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.26%) Firmware
13 3 (0.26%) LXC
13 3 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.17%) Btrfs
Systems Management
1 108 (9.31%) Puppet
2 94 (8.10%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (5.34%) SCCM
4 47 (4.05%) Ansible
5 27 (2.33%) SCOM
6 25 (2.16%) Icinga
7 22 (1.90%) Kibana
8 21 (1.81%) WSUS
9 13 (1.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 13 (1.12%) NetBackup
10 10 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
10 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
10 10 (0.86%) SCVMM
11 9 (0.78%) Ambari
11 9 (0.78%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 9 (0.78%) Terraform
12 8 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
13 7 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (0.60%) Packer
Vendors
1 582 (50.17%) Microsoft
2 211 (18.19%) VMware
3 114 (9.83%) Cisco
4 54 (4.66%) HP
5 47 (4.05%) Google
6 45 (3.88%) Citrix
6 45 (3.88%) Oracle
7 43 (3.71%) Red Hat
8 38 (3.28%) NetApp
9 36 (3.10%) IBM
10 34 (2.93%) Dell
11 32 (2.76%) EMC
12 30 (2.59%) F5
12 30 (2.59%) SAP
13 27 (2.33%) Sitecore
14 21 (1.81%) Rackspace
14 21 (1.81%) Xamarin
15 19 (1.64%) SolarWinds
16 17 (1.47%) Tableau
17 15 (1.29%) Symantec
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-35k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days hol, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Blue Juice Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Car parking and further education su
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £0000.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, luxury
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension & healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mediatonic Games
Posted: 4 days ago
Shepperton, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Training, certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago