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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 104 237 244
Rank change year-on-year
+133 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 535 267 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.94% 1.25% 1.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.00% 14.58% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 452 211 222
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 £32,550 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
2229 1831 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.27% 8.61% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1400 1262
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +50 138 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Berkshire +89 137 £57,500 +17.94% 19
Oxfordshire +37 78 £45,000 - 11
Hampshire +39 70 £42,500 - 9
Buckinghamshire +51 34 £45,000 -2.17% 4
East Sussex +29 27 £45,000 +9.09% 8
West Sussex +10 15 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Kent 0 14 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Middlesex - 9 £40,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 579 (51.56%) Microsoft
2 398 (35.44%) Windows
3 394 (35.08%) Amazon AWS
4 349 (31.08%) .NET
5 314 (27.96%) C#
6 294 (26.18%) Agile Software Development
7 286 (25.47%) SQL Server
8 266 (23.69%) Office 365
9 256 (22.80%) SQL
10 246 (21.91%) JavaScript
11 239 (21.28%) Active Directory
12 237 (21.10%) MS Excel
13 223 (19.86%) VMware
14 219 (19.50%) ASP.NET
15 212 (18.88%) MVC
16 195 (17.36%) Hyper-V
17 191 (17.01%) Windows Server
18 186 (16.56%) PowerShell
19 179 (15.94%) Linux
20 176 (15.67%) DevOps
21 170 (15.14%) HTML
22 160 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
23 154 (13.71%) Web Services
24 149 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
25 143 (12.73%) DNS
26 142 (12.64%) CSS
26 142 (12.64%) AngularJS
27 140 (12.47%) Cisco
28 135 (12.02%) SaaS
29 130 (11.58%) ITIL

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
1 104 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 64 (5.70%) MS Exchange
3 63 (5.61%) OpenStack
4 54 (4.81%) IIS
5 50 (4.45%) Elasticsearch
6 48 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 36 (3.21%) Skype for Business
8 32 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 29 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 28 (2.49%) nginx
11 25 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
12 22 (1.96%) JBoss
13 19 (1.69%) CMS
14 18 (1.60%) Apache
15 16 (1.42%) Umbraco
16 15 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
17 14 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
18 13 (1.16%) Apache Spark
18 13 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 237 (21.10%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.38%) MS Office
3 9 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.089%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.98%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.089%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 394 (35.08%) Amazon AWS
2 266 (23.69%) Office 365
3 135 (12.02%) SaaS
4 67 (5.97%) PaaS
5 63 (5.61%) IaaS
6 46 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
7 45 (4.01%) Azure Active Directory
8 16 (1.42%) Yammer
9 13 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (0.98%) SoftLayer
11 5 (0.45%) Dropbox
11 5 (0.45%) GitHub
11 5 (0.45%) Google Apps
11 5 (0.45%) Google Drive
12 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.36%) Heroku
13 3 (0.27%) Boomi
13 3 (0.27%) iPaaS
13 3 (0.27%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 143 (12.73%) DNS
2 122 (10.86%) Firewall
3 72 (6.41%) LAN
4 71 (6.32%) WAN
5 57 (5.08%) TCP/IP
6 55 (4.90%) DHCP
7 54 (4.81%) SAN
8 36 (3.21%) VoIP
9 27 (2.40%) HTTP
9 27 (2.40%) VPN
10 23 (2.05%) Skype
11 19 (1.69%) Internet
12 17 (1.51%) Intranet
13 14 (1.25%) Network Security
14 12 (1.07%) MPLS
15 10 (0.89%) IPv4
15 10 (0.89%) SMTP
16 9 (0.80%) Unified Communications
17 8 (0.71%) Extranet
17 8 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 58 (5.16%) NoSQL
3 56 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (4.10%) Hadoop
5 42 (3.74%) MongoDB
6 39 (3.47%) Big Data
7 38 (3.38%) Relational Database
7 38 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (3.12%) RDBMS
9 34 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
10 31 (2.76%) Azure SQL Database
11 30 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 27 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (2.14%) Redis
14 22 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (1.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 74 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 65 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 62 (5.52%) TeamCity
4 46 (4.10%) Visual Studio
5 41 (3.65%) Jenkins
6 28 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (1.87%) Selenium
8 18 (1.60%) Vagrant
9 15 (1.34%) JIRA
10 14 (1.25%) NUnit
11 11 (0.98%) ReSharper
12 10 (0.89%) Maven
12 10 (0.89%) MSTest
12 10 (0.89%) Subversion
13 8 (0.71%) Bugzilla
13 8 (0.71%) Trac
14 7 (0.62%) JUnit
14 7 (0.62%) Mockito
15 5 (0.45%) Ant
15 5 (0.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 70 (6.23%) Finance
2 36 (3.21%) Retail
3 32 (2.85%) Manufacturing
4 28 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 22 (1.96%) Publishing
6 17 (1.51%) Banking
6 17 (1.51%) Legal
7 13 (1.16%) Marketing
8 12 (1.07%) Automotive
9 8 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.62%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.53%) Electronics
12 5 (0.45%) Advertising
12 5 (0.45%) Games
13 3 (0.27%) Law
14 2 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 319 (28.41%) Developer
2 193 (17.19%) .NET Developer
3 191 (17.01%) Architect
4 165 (14.69%) C# Developer
5 122 (10.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 115 (10.24%) Consultant
7 98 (8.73%) Cloud Engineer
8 82 (7.30%) ASP.NET Developer
9 76 (6.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 72 (6.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 70 (6.23%) DevOps Engineer
12 69 (6.14%) Senior Developer
13 65 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 64 (5.70%) Cloud Architect
15 62 (5.52%) Azure Engineer
16 61 (5.43%) Administrator
17 56 (4.99%) Solutions Architect
18 53 (4.72%) Software Developer
19 52 (4.63%) Azure Architect
20 48 (4.27%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (31.08%) .NET
2 219 (19.50%) ASP.NET
3 170 (15.14%) HTML
4 160 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 154 (13.71%) Web Services
6 142 (12.64%) AngularJS
6 142 (12.64%) CSS
7 106 (9.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 100 (8.90%) jQuery
9 91 (8.10%) HTML5
10 61 (5.43%) CSS3
11 58 (5.16%) Node.js
12 56 (4.99%) .NET Framework
12 56 (4.99%) Middleware
13 54 (4.81%) WPF
14 46 (4.10%) RESTful
15 45 (4.01%) XML
16 42 (3.74%) REST
17 39 (3.47%) Entity Framework
17 39 (3.47%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 105 (9.35%) Data Centre
2 78 (6.95%) Hybrid Cloud
3 54 (4.81%) Private Cloud
4 52 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (3.12%) Public Cloud
7 32 (2.85%) User Experience
8 31 (2.76%) Clustering
9 30 (2.67%) Visualisation
10 27 (2.40%) Mobile App
11 19 (1.69%) Computer Science
11 19 (1.69%) PKI
12 14 (1.25%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.25%) Mathematics
13 10 (0.89%) Data Integration
13 10 (0.89%) FlexPod
13 10 (0.89%) Social Media
14 9 (0.80%) Statistics
15 8 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (0.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 398 (35.44%) Windows
2 191 (17.01%) Windows Server
3 179 (15.94%) Linux
4 93 (8.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (3.38%) Windows 7
8 36 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (2.67%) Windows 10
10 21 (1.87%) Unix
11 19 (1.69%) Ubuntu
12 17 (1.51%) Mac OS X
13 16 (1.42%) CentOS
14 13 (1.16%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.71%) Android
17 7 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
18 6 (0.53%) Apple iOS
19 4 (0.36%) Debian
19 4 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (26.18%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (18.88%) MVC
3 176 (15.67%) DevOps
4 130 (11.58%) ITIL
5 102 (9.08%) Migration
6 99 (8.82%) TDD
7 95 (8.46%) Web Development
8 88 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 67 (5.97%) Presales
10 64 (5.70%) Scrum
11 57 (5.08%) Mentoring
12 53 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (4.27%) Information Security
14 45 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
15 43 (3.83%) Service Delivery
16 41 (3.65%) CRM
17 39 (3.47%) Disaster Recovery
18 38 (3.38%) Enterprise Architecture
19 37 (3.29%) Stakeholder Management
19 37 (3.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 314 (27.96%) C#
2 256 (22.80%) SQL
3 246 (21.91%) JavaScript
4 186 (16.56%) PowerShell
5 95 (8.46%) Python
6 69 (6.14%) Ruby
7 56 (4.99%) Java
8 46 (4.10%) T-SQL
9 35 (3.12%) VB.NET
10 30 (2.67%) F#
11 29 (2.58%) TypeScript
12 28 (2.49%) Perl
13 23 (2.05%) Bash Shell
13 23 (2.05%) C
14 15 (1.34%) C++
15 11 (0.98%) XAML
16 9 (0.80%) ES6
16 9 (0.80%) VBScript
17 8 (0.71%) R
18 7 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 97 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (4.81%) Degree
2 54 (4.81%) MCSE
3 33 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 28 (2.49%) MCSA
5 22 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 20 (1.78%) CCNA
7 19 (1.69%) MCITP
8 16 (1.42%) MCP
9 15 (1.34%) CISSP
10 13 (1.16%) CISM
10 13 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (0.89%) MCSD
12 8 (0.71%) DBS Check
12 8 (0.71%) PhD
12 8 (0.71%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.62%) CCNP
14 6 (0.53%) VCDX
15 5 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.90%) SLA
2 26 (2.32%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.69%) QA
4 13 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 239 (21.28%) Active Directory
2 195 (17.36%) Hyper-V
3 149 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (5.34%) vSphere
5 59 (5.25%) Docker
6 48 (4.27%) vCloud
7 24 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (1.16%) VMware ESX
9 12 (1.07%) VirtualBox
9 12 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (1.07%) XenApp
10 11 (0.98%) KVM
11 8 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 8 (0.71%) HDFS
12 5 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.36%) LXC
13 4 (0.36%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.27%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 89 (7.93%) Puppet
2 80 (7.12%) SCCM
3 71 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (4.10%) SCOM
5 41 (3.65%) Ansible
6 25 (2.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 23 (2.05%) SCVMM
8 21 (1.87%) Icinga
8 21 (1.87%) Kibana
8 21 (1.87%) WSUS
9 17 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
10 13 (1.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 11 (0.98%) SCSM
12 10 (0.89%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.71%) Ambari
13 8 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
14 7 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
15 6 (0.53%) SCDPM
16 5 (0.45%) Backup Exec
16 5 (0.45%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 579 (51.56%) Microsoft
2 223 (19.86%) VMware
3 140 (12.47%) Cisco
4 76 (6.77%) Oracle
5 74 (6.59%) Red Hat
6 63 (5.61%) HP
7 57 (5.08%) Citrix
8 50 (4.45%) NetApp
9 45 (4.01%) Google
10 37 (3.29%) Dell
11 34 (3.03%) IBM
12 33 (2.94%) F5
13 30 (2.67%) EMC
14 28 (2.49%) SAP
15 21 (1.87%) CA
16 20 (1.78%) Sitecore
17 17 (1.51%) Rackspace
18 14 (1.25%) LANDesk
18 14 (1.25%) Xamarin
19 12 (1.07%) Barracuda Networks
Uckfield, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £45k
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 55-65k
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension.
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 25 days’ holiday, Pension and Medical Cover
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Pension, MS Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + OT + Bens + Home b
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + OT + Bens + Home
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £550000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Bens
Posted: 2 days ago