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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 102 222 239
Rank change year-on-year
+120 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 545 278 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.95% 1.34% 1.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.59% 16.60% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 475 207 238
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 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -
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
2216 1675 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.98% 8.05% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 1239 1243
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 28 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 28 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 +37 150 £52,500 +10.52% 14
Berkshire +77 120 £55,000 +22.22% 21
Oxfordshire +39 86 £42,500 +16.43% 5
Hampshire +61 80 £42,500 - 8
Buckinghamshire +34 33 £45,000 - 8
East Sussex +34 21 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Kent -5 19 £52,500 -17.64% 2
West Sussex +13 18 £50,000 +14.28% 3
Middlesex - 8 £130,000 - 1
Thames Valley - 1 £53,000 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 570 (51.58%) Microsoft
2 402 (36.38%) Windows
3 356 (32.22%) Amazon AWS
4 338 (30.59%) .NET
5 307 (27.78%) C#
6 296 (26.79%) SQL Server
7 286 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
8 271 (24.52%) SQL
9 265 (23.98%) Office 365
10 245 (22.17%) Active Directory
11 240 (21.72%) JavaScript
12 232 (21.00%) VMware
13 226 (20.45%) MS Excel
14 213 (19.28%) Hyper-V
15 207 (18.73%) ASP.NET
16 202 (18.28%) Windows Server
17 198 (17.92%) MVC
18 191 (17.29%) PowerShell
19 179 (16.20%) HTML
20 178 (16.11%) Linux
21 165 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
22 157 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC
23 156 (14.12%) DevOps
24 154 (13.94%) CSS
25 148 (13.39%) DNS
26 145 (13.12%) Firewall
27 140 (12.67%) AngularJS
28 137 (12.40%) Web Services
29 136 (12.31%) ITIL
30 131 (11.86%) 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
1 108 (9.77%) SharePoint
2 66 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 63 (5.70%) IIS
4 59 (5.34%) Node.js
5 58 (5.25%) OpenStack
6 49 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 47 (4.25%) Elasticsearch
8 39 (3.53%) Skype for Business
9 34 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 32 (2.90%) nginx
11 29 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 24 (2.17%) JBoss
13 23 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (1.54%) Apache
15 15 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
16 13 (1.18%) CMS
16 13 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
17 10 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.90%) Tomcat
18 9 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 226 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 47 (4.25%) MS Office
3 6 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.090%) MS Project
5 1 (0.090%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.63%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.090%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 356 (32.22%) Amazon AWS
2 265 (23.98%) Office 365
3 127 (11.49%) SaaS
4 60 (5.43%) PaaS
5 55 (4.98%) IaaS
6 46 (4.16%) Azure Active Directory
7 38 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (1.45%) Yammer
10 7 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.45%) Dropbox
11 5 (0.45%) Google Drive
12 4 (0.36%) Google Apps
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%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 148 (13.39%) DNS
2 145 (13.12%) Firewall
3 73 (6.61%) WAN
4 72 (6.52%) LAN
5 60 (5.43%) TCP/IP
6 58 (5.25%) SAN
7 56 (5.07%) DHCP
8 32 (2.90%) VoIP
9 29 (2.62%) HTTP
10 26 (2.35%) VPN
11 23 (2.08%) Skype
12 20 (1.81%) Internet
13 17 (1.54%) Intranet
14 12 (1.09%) Network Security
14 12 (1.09%) SMTP
15 11 (1.00%) VLAN
16 10 (0.90%) IPv4
17 9 (0.81%) SSL
17 9 (0.81%) Unified Communications
18 7 (0.63%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (4.98%) NoSQL
5 47 (4.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 46 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (4.07%) Hadoop
7 45 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (3.53%) MongoDB
9 38 (3.44%) Big Data
10 35 (3.17%) Relational Database
11 33 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 30 (2.71%) RDBMS
13 28 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
14 27 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
14 27 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
15 26 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (1.63%) SAP HANA
18 17 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 72 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 65 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 59 (5.34%) TeamCity
4 43 (3.89%) Visual Studio
5 37 (3.35%) Jenkins
6 34 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (1.54%) Selenium
8 15 (1.36%) JIRA
9 14 (1.27%) NUnit
10 12 (1.09%) MSTest
11 11 (1.00%) Subversion
12 10 (0.90%) ReSharper
13 8 (0.72%) Ant
13 8 (0.72%) Bugzilla
13 8 (0.72%) Maven
13 8 (0.72%) Trac
14 7 (0.63%) JUnit
14 7 (0.63%) Mockito
15 5 (0.45%) Bitbucket
16 4 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 64 (5.79%) Finance
2 34 (3.08%) Retail
3 32 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 30 (2.71%) Publishing
5 24 (2.17%) Banking
5 24 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.09%) Marketing
7 11 (1.00%) Automotive
8 10 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (0.81%) Legal
10 7 (0.63%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.45%) Electronics
12 3 (0.27%) Games
13 2 (0.18%) Advertising
13 2 (0.18%) Billing
13 2 (0.18%) Front Office
14 1 (0.090%) Law
Job Titles
1 307 (27.78%) Developer
2 195 (17.65%) Architect
3 185 (16.74%) .NET Developer
4 151 (13.67%) C# Developer
5 117 (10.59%) Consultant
6 115 (10.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 106 (9.59%) Cloud Engineer
8 83 (7.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 74 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 69 (6.24%) Azure Engineer
11 68 (6.15%) Cloud Architect
11 68 (6.15%) Senior Developer
12 65 (5.88%) Administrator
13 64 (5.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 59 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
15 58 (5.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 58 (5.25%) DevOps Engineer
16 56 (5.07%) Azure Architect
17 50 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
18 44 (3.98%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (30.59%) .NET
2 207 (18.73%) ASP.NET
3 179 (16.20%) HTML
4 157 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 154 (13.94%) CSS
6 140 (12.67%) AngularJS
7 137 (12.40%) Web Services
8 110 (9.95%) HTML5
9 100 (9.05%) jQuery
10 93 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 76 (6.88%) CSS3
12 66 (5.97%) Middleware
13 50 (4.52%) REST
14 49 (4.43%) .NET Framework
14 49 (4.43%) WPF
15 46 (4.16%) XML
16 44 (3.98%) JSON
17 43 (3.89%) KnockoutJS
18 41 (3.71%) RESTful
19 38 (3.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 94 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 65 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 60 (5.43%) Private Cloud
4 53 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (3.44%) Clustering
6 37 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (3.26%) User Experience
8 34 (3.08%) Public Cloud
9 30 (2.71%) Visualisation
10 26 (2.35%) Mobile App
11 20 (1.81%) PKI
12 19 (1.72%) Computer Science
13 13 (1.18%) Management Information System
14 12 (1.09%) Data Integration
14 12 (1.09%) Mathematics
15 10 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
15 10 (0.90%) Replication
16 9 (0.81%) Statistics
17 8 (0.72%) Algorithms
18 7 (0.63%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 402 (36.38%) Windows
2 202 (18.28%) Windows Server
3 178 (16.11%) Linux
4 98 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (3.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (3.08%) Windows 7
9 26 (2.35%) Windows 10
10 19 (1.72%) Mac OS X
10 19 (1.72%) Ubuntu
10 19 (1.72%) Unix
11 17 (1.54%) CentOS
12 13 (1.18%) Windows 8
13 11 (1.00%) Android
14 10 (0.90%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.27%) SUSE
18 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (17.92%) MVC
3 156 (14.12%) DevOps
4 136 (12.31%) ITIL
5 104 (9.41%) Migration
6 95 (8.60%) Web Development
7 89 (8.05%) TDD
8 79 (7.15%) Software Engineering
9 68 (6.15%) Scrum
10 66 (5.97%) Presales
11 60 (5.43%) Information Security
12 58 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
12 58 (5.25%) Mentoring
13 49 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
15 43 (3.89%) Enterprise Architecture
16 39 (3.53%) Service Delivery
16 39 (3.53%) Service Management
17 38 (3.44%) Data Protection
18 37 (3.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 307 (27.78%) C#
2 271 (24.52%) SQL
3 240 (21.72%) JavaScript
4 191 (17.29%) PowerShell
5 66 (5.97%) Python
6 59 (5.34%) Ruby
7 53 (4.80%) Java
8 50 (4.52%) T-SQL
9 40 (3.62%) VB.NET
10 28 (2.53%) Perl
11 27 (2.44%) F#
12 24 (2.17%) TypeScript
13 17 (1.54%) Bash Shell
14 16 (1.45%) C
15 15 (1.36%) VBScript
16 14 (1.27%) C++
17 9 (0.81%) XAML
18 7 (0.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 7 (0.63%) VB
19 5 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 119 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (6.33%) MCSE
3 37 (3.35%) Degree
4 35 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 32 (2.90%) MCSA
6 23 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 22 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (1.99%) MCITP
8 21 (1.90%) CCNA
9 16 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (1.27%) CISSP
11 13 (1.18%) MCP
11 13 (1.18%) MCSD
12 12 (1.09%) CISM
13 9 (0.81%) PhD
14 8 (0.72%) DBS Check
15 6 (0.54%) PMI Certification
16 5 (0.45%) MBA
16 5 (0.45%) RHCE
17 4 (0.36%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.89%) SLA
2 17 (1.54%) QA
3 16 (1.45%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.45%) COBIT
5 5 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 245 (22.17%) Active Directory
2 213 (19.28%) Hyper-V
3 165 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (5.43%) vSphere
5 48 (4.34%) Docker
6 45 (4.07%) vCloud
7 15 (1.36%) VMware ESX
8 12 (1.09%) XenApp
9 11 (1.00%) KVM
9 11 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.90%) VirtualBox
11 8 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 8 (0.72%) HDFS
12 4 (0.36%) LXC
12 4 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.36%) Samba
12 4 (0.36%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.27%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.27%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 86 (7.78%) SCCM
2 71 (6.43%) Puppet
3 53 (4.80%) SCOM
4 52 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (2.53%) Ansible
6 27 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 24 (2.17%) SCVMM
8 21 (1.90%) Kibana
9 20 (1.81%) Windows Intune
9 20 (1.81%) WSUS
10 15 (1.36%) Icinga
11 14 (1.27%) SCSM
12 13 (1.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 8 (0.72%) Ambari
13 8 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
13 8 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 8 (0.72%) NetBackup
14 7 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
15 6 (0.54%) FortiGate
16 5 (0.45%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 570 (51.58%) Microsoft
2 232 (21.00%) VMware
3 131 (11.86%) Cisco
4 87 (7.87%) Oracle
5 84 (7.60%) Red Hat
6 72 (6.52%) HP
7 57 (5.16%) NetApp
8 55 (4.98%) Citrix
9 49 (4.43%) Google
10 48 (4.34%) Dell
11 34 (3.08%) F5
12 33 (2.99%) IBM
13 31 (2.81%) EMC
14 27 (2.44%) SAP
15 20 (1.81%) CA
16 17 (1.54%) Rackspace
17 16 (1.45%) 3PAR
17 16 (1.45%) Sophos
18 15 (1.36%) RightScale
19 14 (1.27%) LANDesk
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Employ Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: 30,000-55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £5000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 25 days’ holiday, Pension and Medical Cover
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus 10% + bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: 30,000-55,000
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 16% Bonus
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension
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Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Candour Solutions
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Searchability
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + travel allowances
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Salary: 34,000-45,000+Benefits
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RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £32000 per annum
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Millshill Recruitment Ltd
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