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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 67 177 269
Rank change year-on-year
+110 +92
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 689 369 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.96% 1.75% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.62% 18.39% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 564 327 159
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,350 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
2179 2006 1389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.52% 9.52% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1813 1607 1120
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +88 217 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Hampshire +84 144 £45,000 +5.88% 25
Berkshire +43 133 £55,000 +7.31% 22
Oxfordshire +7 70 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Buckinghamshire +58 48 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Kent +29 31 £52,500 -8.69%
East Sussex +34 27 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Sussex +29 22 £67,500 +58.82% 3
Thames Valley +2 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 29 September 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.

1 632 (51.51%) Microsoft
2 524 (42.71%) Amazon AWS
3 476 (38.79%) .NET
4 451 (36.76%) C#
5 420 (34.23%) Windows
6 401 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
7 326 (26.57%) SQL
8 321 (26.16%) SQL Server
9 303 (24.69%) JavaScript
10 299 (24.37%) ASP.NET
11 291 (23.72%) MVC
12 260 (21.19%) MS Excel
13 239 (19.48%) Active Directory
13 239 (19.48%) PowerShell
14 229 (18.66%) TDD
15 228 (18.58%) HTML
16 221 (18.01%) VMware
17 219 (17.85%) Office 365
18 195 (15.89%) AngularJS
18 195 (15.89%) Web Services
19 189 (15.40%) ASP.NET MVC
19 189 (15.40%) DevOps
20 186 (15.16%) Linux
21 184 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
22 183 (14.91%) CSS
23 179 (14.59%) Hyper-V
24 175 (14.26%) Windows Server
25 164 (13.37%) Degree
26 160 (13.04%) .NET Framework
27 140 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure

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 83 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 77 (6.28%) MS Exchange
3 69 (5.62%) IIS
4 54 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
5 49 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 48 (3.91%) OpenStack
7 40 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 32 (2.61%) Apache Spark
9 29 (2.36%) Skype for Business
9 29 (2.36%) Umbraco
10 20 (1.63%) Apache
10 20 (1.63%) CMS
11 17 (1.39%) NServiceBus
12 15 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 15 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
13 12 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.90%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 260 (21.19%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.28%) MS Office
3 18 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.24%) InDesign
4 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.081%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.39%) SAP GRC
3 16 (1.30%) SAP ERP
4 9 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.33%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.24%) HFM
6 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 524 (42.71%) Amazon AWS
2 219 (17.85%) Office 365
3 140 (11.41%) SaaS
4 101 (8.23%) PaaS
5 88 (7.17%) IaaS
6 85 (6.93%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (2.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 28 (2.28%) IBM Cloud
9 23 (1.87%) SoftLayer
10 17 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.98%) GitHub
12 11 (0.90%) Yammer
13 9 (0.73%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.57%) Google Apps
15 6 (0.49%) Dropbox
15 6 (0.49%) Google Drive
16 5 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
17 4 (0.33%) Heroku
18 3 (0.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 102 (8.31%) DNS
2 89 (7.25%) Firewall
3 72 (5.87%) SAN
3 72 (5.87%) TCP/IP
4 69 (5.62%) LAN
5 65 (5.30%) WAN
6 40 (3.26%) DHCP
7 31 (2.53%) VoIP
8 29 (2.36%) VPN
9 28 (2.28%) Internet
10 22 (1.79%) MPLS
11 16 (1.30%) Network Security
11 16 (1.30%) Skype
12 14 (1.14%) NAS
13 13 (1.06%) HTTP
14 11 (0.90%) SMTP
15 10 (0.81%) Wireless
16 9 (0.73%) BIG-IP
16 9 (0.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 9 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (26.16%) SQL Server
2 78 (6.36%) NoSQL
3 69 (5.62%) Redis
4 67 (5.46%) Azure SQL Database
5 66 (5.38%) MongoDB
6 51 (4.16%) Big Data
6 51 (4.16%) Hadoop
7 50 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 40 (3.26%) Relational Database
9 37 (3.02%) RDBMS
10 33 (2.69%) MySQL
11 30 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 26 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
15 20 (1.63%) MariaDB
16 19 (1.55%) SAP HANA
17 17 (1.39%) CouchDB
17 17 (1.39%) RavenDB
17 17 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 105 (8.56%) Git (software)
2 89 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 75 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 64 (5.22%) TeamCity
5 52 (4.24%) Jenkins
6 33 (2.69%) Vagrant
7 32 (2.61%) Subversion
8 25 (2.04%) NUnit
9 23 (1.87%) JIRA
10 20 (1.63%) Selenium
11 17 (1.39%) MSTest
12 15 (1.22%) Maven
13 12 (0.98%) JSUnit
13 12 (0.98%) ReSharper
14 11 (0.90%) gulp
14 11 (0.90%) MSBuild
15 9 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (0.73%) Moq
16 8 (0.65%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.65%) Mockito
General
1 95 (7.74%) Finance
2 44 (3.59%) Legal
3 33 (2.69%) Manufacturing
4 32 (2.61%) Electronics
5 27 (2.20%) Retail
6 24 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.14%) Automotive
8 13 (1.06%) Advertising
9 12 (0.98%) Marketing
10 10 (0.81%) Law
11 7 (0.57%) Publishing
12 6 (0.49%) Banking
13 4 (0.33%) Games
14 3 (0.24%) Cantonese Language
14 3 (0.24%) French Language
14 3 (0.24%) German Language
14 3 (0.24%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.24%) Japanese Language
14 3 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
14 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 437 (35.62%) Developer
2 271 (22.09%) .NET Developer
3 238 (19.40%) C# Developer
4 185 (15.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 156 (12.71%) Architect
6 140 (11.41%) Senior Developer
7 102 (8.31%) ASP.NET Developer
8 99 (8.07%) Consultant
9 96 (7.82%) Senior .NET Developer
10 95 (7.74%) Senior C# Developer
11 89 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 83 (6.76%) Software Developer
13 82 (6.68%) DevOps Engineer
14 73 (5.95%) Cloud Engineer
15 71 (5.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 69 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 68 (5.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 64 (5.22%) .NET Software Developer
19 63 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
20 60 (4.89%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 476 (38.79%) .NET
2 299 (24.37%) ASP.NET
3 228 (18.58%) HTML
4 195 (15.89%) AngularJS
4 195 (15.89%) Web Services
5 189 (15.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 184 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 183 (14.91%) CSS
8 160 (13.04%) .NET Framework
9 107 (8.72%) Entity Framework
10 102 (8.31%) HTML5
10 102 (8.31%) jQuery
11 78 (6.36%) RESTful
12 71 (5.79%) Node.js
13 69 (5.62%) WCF
14 60 (4.89%) WPF
15 52 (4.24%) CSS3
16 49 (3.99%) REST
17 45 (3.67%) KnockoutJS
18 39 (3.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 118 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 89 (7.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 63 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 42 (3.42%) User Experience
6 41 (3.34%) Public Cloud
7 36 (2.93%) Private Cloud
8 34 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (2.69%) Mathematics
10 32 (2.61%) Blog
11 31 (2.53%) Mobile App
12 26 (2.12%) Management Information System
13 21 (1.71%) Physics
14 20 (1.63%) FlexPod
14 20 (1.63%) Visualisation
15 18 (1.47%) Clustering
15 18 (1.47%) Statistics
16 15 (1.22%) Algorithms
17 14 (1.14%) VCE vBlock
18 10 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 420 (34.23%) Windows
2 186 (15.16%) Linux
3 175 (14.26%) Windows Server
4 87 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (4.48%) Windows 7
7 35 (2.85%) Windows 8
8 34 (2.77%) Windows 10
9 33 (2.69%) Unix
10 23 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (1.22%) Android
12 14 (1.14%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.14%) Mac OS X
13 13 (1.06%) CentOS
14 12 (0.98%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.57%) Debian
15 7 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (23.72%) MVC
3 229 (18.66%) TDD
4 189 (15.40%) DevOps
5 111 (9.05%) ITIL
6 107 (8.72%) Software Engineering
7 97 (7.91%) Unit Testing
8 96 (7.82%) Migration
9 88 (7.17%) Scrum
10 86 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
11 82 (6.68%) Presales
12 79 (6.44%) Web Development
13 69 (5.62%) Mentoring
14 66 (5.38%) BDD
15 61 (4.97%) OO
16 56 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
17 54 (4.40%) CRM
18 52 (4.24%) Service Delivery
19 49 (3.99%) Performance Tuning
20 48 (3.91%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 451 (36.76%) C#
2 326 (26.57%) SQL
3 303 (24.69%) JavaScript
4 239 (19.48%) PowerShell
5 123 (10.02%) Python
6 87 (7.09%) Java
6 87 (7.09%) Ruby
7 72 (5.87%) T-SQL
8 46 (3.75%) F#
9 43 (3.50%) TypeScript
10 39 (3.18%) C
11 36 (2.93%) Bash Shell
12 30 (2.44%) VB.NET
13 26 (2.12%) C++
14 23 (1.87%) Perl
15 21 (1.71%) R
15 21 (1.71%) Scala
16 18 (1.47%) ES6
17 15 (1.22%) PHP
18 9 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 164 (13.37%) Degree
2 75 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (3.26%) MCSE
4 25 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 24 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (1.55%) PhD
7 16 (1.30%) CCNA
8 14 (1.14%) MCSA
8 14 (1.14%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.14%) VCDX
9 13 (1.06%) CCNP
10 11 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (0.73%) MCP
11 9 (0.73%) MCSD
12 7 (0.57%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.57%) PMP
13 6 (0.49%) ISEB
13 6 (0.49%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.73%) SLA
2 23 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.39%) QA
4 13 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.24%) GCP
7 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.081%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.081%) COBIT
System Software
1 239 (19.48%) Active Directory
2 179 (14.59%) Hyper-V
3 140 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (7.42%) Docker
5 37 (3.02%) vCloud
6 33 (2.69%) Virtual Machines
7 32 (2.61%) vSphere
8 16 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.73%) Firmware
10 7 (0.57%) Apache Flume
10 7 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.57%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.49%) KVM
11 6 (0.49%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.41%) XenApp
13 4 (0.33%) LXC
14 3 (0.24%) BitLocker
14 3 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 129 (10.51%) Puppet
2 108 (8.80%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (4.89%) SCCM
4 47 (3.83%) Ansible
5 24 (1.96%) Icinga
6 22 (1.79%) SCOM
7 18 (1.47%) WSUS
8 15 (1.22%) Backup Exec
9 13 (1.06%) Kibana
10 12 (0.98%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.81%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 10 (0.81%) Terraform
12 9 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
13 8 (0.65%) Packer
13 8 (0.65%) SCVMM
14 7 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
15 6 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 5 (0.41%) ZABBIX
17 4 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
17 4 (0.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 632 (51.51%) Microsoft
2 221 (18.01%) VMware
3 126 (10.27%) Cisco
4 63 (5.13%) HP
5 53 (4.32%) Google
6 52 (4.24%) Oracle
7 48 (3.91%) Citrix
7 48 (3.91%) Dell
8 40 (3.26%) NetApp
9 37 (3.02%) IBM
10 34 (2.77%) Red Hat
11 33 (2.69%) EMC
12 32 (2.61%) SAP
13 26 (2.12%) Sitecore
14 25 (2.04%) Hortonworks
15 24 (1.96%) SolarWinds
16 22 (1.79%) F5
17 18 (1.47%) Symantec
17 18 (1.47%) Tableau
18 16 (1.30%) Rackspace
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