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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 98 187 249
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +62
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 580 344 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.02% 1.62% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.21% 20.50% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 496 258 223
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 £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
2213 1678 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.54% 7.89% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 1239 1228
Median salary £48,045 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +14 147 £52,000 +9.47% 13
Berkshire +88 140 £52,500 -4.54% 13
Hampshire +47 102 £42,500 - 9
Oxfordshire +30 95 £43,750 +25.00% 13
Kent +11 28 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 23 £45,000 - 10
West Sussex +9 16 £48,750 +14.70% 1
East Sussex +23 13 £31,250 -26.47% 3
Middlesex - 6 £130,000 - 2
Thames Valley - 1 £53,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £110,000 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 569 (51.87%) Microsoft
2 411 (37.47%) Windows
3 355 (32.36%) Amazon AWS
4 327 (29.81%) .NET
5 302 (27.53%) C#
6 300 (27.35%) SQL Server
7 283 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
8 273 (24.89%) SQL
9 260 (23.70%) Office 365
10 255 (23.25%) Active Directory
11 244 (22.24%) JavaScript
11 244 (22.24%) VMware
12 236 (21.51%) Hyper-V
13 213 (19.42%) MS Excel
14 211 (19.23%) ASP.NET
15 206 (18.78%) Windows Server
16 196 (17.87%) MVC
17 194 (17.68%) PowerShell
18 185 (16.86%) HTML
19 177 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 171 (15.59%) Linux
21 169 (15.41%) Firewall
22 161 (14.68%) CSS
23 160 (14.59%) ASP.NET MVC
24 153 (13.95%) DNS
25 150 (13.67%) DevOps
26 141 (12.85%) ITIL
27 138 (12.58%) AngularJS
28 134 (12.22%) Web Services
29 131 (11.94%) Cisco

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
1 101 (9.21%) SharePoint
2 68 (6.20%) IIS
3 64 (5.83%) MS Exchange
4 58 (5.29%) OpenStack
5 54 (4.92%) Node.js
6 44 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 43 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
8 41 (3.74%) Skype for Business
9 33 (3.01%) nginx
10 31 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
11 29 (2.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 25 (2.28%) JBoss
13 22 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (1.55%) Apache
15 15 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
16 13 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (1.19%) CMS
16 13 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
17 9 (0.82%) Tomcat
18 8 (0.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 213 (19.42%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.01%) MS Office
3 6 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.18%) InDesign
7 1 (0.091%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.64%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.091%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 355 (32.36%) Amazon AWS
2 260 (23.70%) Office 365
3 121 (11.03%) SaaS
4 61 (5.56%) PaaS
5 52 (4.74%) IaaS
6 42 (3.83%) Azure Active Directory
7 34 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (2.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (1.28%) Yammer
10 7 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.46%) Dropbox
11 5 (0.46%) Google Drive
12 4 (0.36%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.27%) Boomi
13 3 (0.27%) Heroku
13 3 (0.27%) iPaaS
13 3 (0.27%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.18%) GitHub
14 2 (0.18%) Lucidchart
14 2 (0.18%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 169 (15.41%) Firewall
2 153 (13.95%) DNS
3 82 (7.47%) WAN
4 79 (7.20%) LAN
5 64 (5.83%) TCP/IP
6 57 (5.20%) DHCP
7 56 (5.10%) SAN
8 29 (2.64%) HTTP
8 29 (2.64%) VoIP
9 23 (2.10%) Internet
9 23 (2.10%) Skype
10 22 (2.01%) VPN
11 15 (1.37%) Intranet
12 14 (1.28%) VLAN
13 12 (1.09%) SMTP
14 10 (0.91%) IPv4
14 10 (0.91%) Network Security
15 9 (0.82%) SSL
16 8 (0.73%) Unified Communications
17 7 (0.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 61 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (4.83%) NoSQL
5 46 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 45 (4.10%) Hadoop
7 44 (4.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 41 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 37 (3.37%) Big Data
9 37 (3.37%) MongoDB
10 28 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (2.55%) Relational Database
10 28 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (2.28%) Azure SQL Database
13 24 (2.19%) RDBMS
13 24 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (1.82%) SAP HANA
16 17 (1.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 68 (6.20%) Git (software)
2 61 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (4.65%) TeamCity
4 41 (3.74%) Visual Studio
5 36 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 35 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (1.64%) NUnit
8 16 (1.46%) MSTest
8 16 (1.46%) Selenium
8 16 (1.46%) Subversion
9 14 (1.28%) JIRA
10 8 (0.73%) Ant
10 8 (0.73%) Bugzilla
10 8 (0.73%) Maven
10 8 (0.73%) ReSharper
10 8 (0.73%) Trac
11 7 (0.64%) JUnit
11 7 (0.64%) Mockito
12 5 (0.46%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (5.93%) Finance
2 34 (3.10%) Telecoms
3 32 (2.92%) Publishing
4 30 (2.73%) Retail
5 26 (2.37%) Banking
6 23 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.00%) Automotive
8 10 (0.91%) Marketing
8 10 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.73%) Legal
10 7 (0.64%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.55%) Games
12 5 (0.46%) Electronics
13 4 (0.36%) Front Office
14 3 (0.27%) Advertising
15 2 (0.18%) Billing
16 1 (0.091%) Law
Job Titles
1 294 (26.80%) Developer
2 210 (19.14%) Architect
3 182 (16.59%) .NET Developer
4 136 (12.40%) C# Developer
5 117 (10.67%) Consultant
6 107 (9.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 105 (9.57%) Cloud Engineer
8 89 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 75 (6.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 73 (6.65%) Cloud Architect
10 73 (6.65%) Solutions Architect
11 72 (6.56%) Senior Developer
12 66 (6.02%) Administrator
13 64 (5.83%) Azure Engineer
14 60 (5.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 56 (5.10%) Azure Architect
16 55 (5.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 55 (5.01%) Senior .NET Developer
17 51 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
18 44 (4.01%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (29.81%) .NET
2 211 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 185 (16.86%) HTML
4 161 (14.68%) CSS
5 160 (14.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 138 (12.58%) AngularJS
7 134 (12.22%) Web Services
8 120 (10.94%) HTML5
9 94 (8.57%) jQuery
10 82 (7.47%) CSS3
11 80 (7.29%) Middleware
12 78 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 52 (4.74%) REST
14 49 (4.47%) JSON
14 49 (4.47%) KnockoutJS
15 46 (4.19%) .NET Framework
16 45 (4.10%) XML
17 41 (3.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 39 (3.56%) WPF
19 37 (3.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 84 (7.66%) Data Centre
2 70 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 64 (5.83%) Private Cloud
4 52 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (3.56%) Clustering
5 39 (3.56%) User Experience
6 38 (3.46%) Public Cloud
7 37 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (2.83%) Visualisation
9 30 (2.73%) Mobile App
10 20 (1.82%) PKI
11 16 (1.46%) Computer Science
11 16 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
12 14 (1.28%) Data Integration
12 14 (1.28%) Replication
13 12 (1.09%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.00%) Mathematics
15 9 (0.82%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.82%) Statistics
16 7 (0.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 411 (37.47%) Windows
2 206 (18.78%) Windows Server
3 171 (15.59%) Linux
4 102 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 80 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (3.28%) Windows 7
9 28 (2.55%) Windows 10
10 20 (1.82%) Mac OS X
11 18 (1.64%) CentOS
12 16 (1.46%) Unix
12 16 (1.46%) Windows 8
13 15 (1.37%) Ubuntu
14 14 (1.28%) Android
15 13 (1.19%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.36%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (17.87%) MVC
3 150 (13.67%) DevOps
4 141 (12.85%) ITIL
5 113 (10.30%) Migration
6 94 (8.57%) Web Development
7 80 (7.29%) Scrum
8 78 (7.11%) TDD
9 71 (6.47%) Presales
10 67 (6.11%) Software Engineering
11 65 (5.93%) Mentoring
12 63 (5.74%) Information Security
13 53 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
13 53 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
14 49 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (4.10%) Enterprise Architecture
15 45 (4.10%) Technical Architecture
16 42 (3.83%) Load Balancing
17 39 (3.56%) High Availability
17 39 (3.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 302 (27.53%) C#
2 273 (24.89%) SQL
3 244 (22.24%) JavaScript
4 194 (17.68%) PowerShell
5 62 (5.65%) Python
6 61 (5.56%) Ruby
7 53 (4.83%) Java
8 51 (4.65%) T-SQL
9 39 (3.56%) VB.NET
10 31 (2.83%) Perl
11 22 (2.01%) TypeScript
12 20 (1.82%) F#
13 16 (1.46%) Bash Shell
13 16 (1.46%) VBScript
14 15 (1.37%) C
15 11 (1.00%) C++
16 9 (0.82%) XAML
17 7 (0.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 4 (0.36%) Clojure
18 4 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 130 (11.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (7.38%) MCSE
3 37 (3.37%) MCSA
4 36 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 28 (2.55%) Degree
6 25 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (2.10%) CCNA
8 22 (2.01%) MCITP
8 22 (2.01%) SC Cleared
9 19 (1.73%) MCSD
10 15 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (1.28%) CISSP
12 12 (1.09%) CISM
13 11 (1.00%) MCP
14 8 (0.73%) DBS Check
14 8 (0.73%) PhD
15 5 (0.46%) CCNP
15 5 (0.46%) MBA
15 5 (0.46%) RHCE
15 5 (0.46%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.38%) SLA
2 18 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.55%) QA
4 8 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.46%) COBIT
6 5 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 255 (23.25%) Active Directory
2 236 (21.51%) Hyper-V
3 177 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (6.29%) vSphere
5 49 (4.47%) Docker
5 49 (4.47%) vCloud
6 12 (1.09%) VMware ESX
6 12 (1.09%) XenApp
7 11 (1.00%) KVM
8 10 (0.91%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.73%) HDFS
9 8 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.36%) LXC
10 4 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.36%) Samba
10 4 (0.36%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.36%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.27%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 97 (8.84%) SCCM
2 69 (6.29%) Puppet
3 66 (6.02%) SCOM
4 52 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (2.64%) SCVMM
6 28 (2.55%) Ansible
7 27 (2.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 25 (2.28%) Windows Intune
9 18 (1.64%) Kibana
9 18 (1.64%) SCSM
10 14 (1.28%) WSUS
11 12 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 11 (1.00%) Icinga
13 10 (0.91%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 8 (0.73%) Ambari
14 8 (0.73%) Hadoop YARN
15 7 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
16 6 (0.55%) FortiGate
17 5 (0.46%) CFEngine
17 5 (0.46%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 569 (51.87%) Microsoft
2 244 (22.24%) VMware
3 131 (11.94%) Cisco
4 101 (9.21%) Oracle
5 84 (7.66%) Red Hat
6 66 (6.02%) HP
7 58 (5.29%) Citrix
8 54 (4.92%) Google
9 52 (4.74%) NetApp
10 44 (4.01%) Dell
11 34 (3.10%) SAP
12 32 (2.92%) F5
13 24 (2.19%) EMC
13 24 (2.19%) RightScale
14 23 (2.10%) IBM
15 21 (1.91%) Sitecore
16 20 (1.82%) CA
17 19 (1.73%) Rackspace
18 17 (1.55%) Sophos
19 14 (1.28%) LANDesk
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Axica Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Cielo Talent - Bupa
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum £55,000 + £5,500 Car Allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampton, Middlesex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Remote Working
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Whyteleafe, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
IT People First
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum inc benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
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South East
MillsHill
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