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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England / South East
Rank 40 128 200
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +72
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 821 489 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.59% 2.50% 1.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.15% 23.03% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 745 449 261
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £76,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
2097 2123 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.27% 10.85% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 1803 1240
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +105 228 £47,500 +18.75% 23
Berkshire +20 199 £57,500 -4.16% 12
Hampshire +70 172 £47,500 +1.06% 24
Buckinghamshire +70 73 £47,500 -36.66% 9
Oxfordshire +21 69 £55,000 +15.78% 18
West Sussex - 35 £52,500 - 9
Kent +24 22 £57,500 +64.28% 5
East Sussex - 15 £40,000 - 4
Sussex - 6 £65,000 - 1
Middlesex +2 5 £80,000 +56.09%
Isle of Wight - 4 £32,500 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 877 (56.73%) Microsoft
2 729 (47.15%) .NET
3 702 (45.41%) C#
4 640 (41.40%) Amazon AWS
5 610 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
6 543 (35.12%) SQL
7 467 (30.21%) SQL Server
7 467 (30.21%) Windows
8 426 (27.55%) MVC
9 417 (26.97%) ASP.NET
10 403 (26.07%) JavaScript
11 346 (22.38%) AngularJS
12 344 (22.25%) HTML
13 322 (20.83%) TDD
14 307 (19.86%) ASP.NET Web API
15 291 (18.82%) MS Excel
16 287 (18.56%) Web Services
17 286 (18.50%) Active Directory
18 284 (18.37%) CSS
18 284 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
19 279 (18.05%) PowerShell
20 262 (16.95%) .NET Framework
21 259 (16.75%) Office 365
22 235 (15.20%) VMware
23 227 (14.68%) Degree
23 227 (14.68%) Windows Server
24 205 (13.26%) Unit Testing
25 204 (13.20%) Hyper-V
26 185 (11.97%) Scrum
27 181 (11.71%) Linux

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 88 (5.69%) IIS
2 87 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 86 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 68 (4.40%) MS Exchange
5 67 (4.33%) Skype for Business
6 48 (3.10%) NServiceBus
6 48 (3.10%) OpenStack
7 38 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
8 37 (2.39%) CMS
9 31 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
10 27 (1.75%) Umbraco
11 26 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
12 23 (1.49%) Apache Spark
13 18 (1.16%) Apache
14 13 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (0.84%) Tomcat
15 11 (0.71%) nginx
16 10 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
17 7 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
17 7 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 291 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.26%) MS Office
3 13 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.065%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.71%) SAP ERP
3 10 (0.65%) SAP GRC
4 9 (0.58%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.13%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.065%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.065%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.065%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 640 (41.40%) Amazon AWS
2 259 (16.75%) Office 365
3 158 (10.22%) PaaS
4 136 (8.80%) SaaS
5 112 (7.24%) IaaS
6 96 (6.21%) Cloud Computing
7 46 (2.98%) Google Cloud Platform
8 32 (2.07%) IBM Cloud
9 28 (1.81%) SoftLayer
10 27 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (0.52%) GitHub
12 8 (0.52%) Heroku
13 7 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (0.32%) iPaaS
15 4 (0.26%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
16 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
17 2 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 125 (8.09%) DNS
2 112 (7.24%) Firewall
3 94 (6.08%) TCP/IP
4 82 (5.30%) DHCP
5 79 (5.11%) SAN
6 69 (4.46%) LAN
7 67 (4.33%) WAN
8 44 (2.85%) Skype
9 38 (2.46%) Internet
10 36 (2.33%) VPN
11 34 (2.20%) Kerberos
11 34 (2.20%) LDAP
12 24 (1.55%) iSCSI
13 20 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
14 18 (1.16%) Network Security
14 18 (1.16%) Wireless
15 17 (1.10%) MPLS
16 16 (1.03%) VLAN
17 15 (0.97%) VoIP
18 13 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (30.21%) SQL Server
2 136 (8.80%) Azure SQL Database
3 103 (6.66%) MongoDB
3 103 (6.66%) Redis
4 95 (6.14%) NoSQL
5 80 (5.17%) Big Data
6 66 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 60 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 55 (3.56%) Hadoop
9 53 (3.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 46 (2.98%) CouchDB
10 46 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
11 45 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 41 (2.65%) Couchbase
13 38 (2.46%) RavenDB
14 37 (2.39%) MySQL
14 37 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 33 (2.13%) Event Store
16 27 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 26 (1.68%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 154 (9.96%) Visual Studio
2 115 (7.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 114 (7.37%) TeamCity
4 87 (5.63%) Git (software)
5 62 (4.01%) NUnit
6 57 (3.69%) Jenkins
7 39 (2.52%) JIRA
8 38 (2.46%) Subversion
9 35 (2.26%) Selenium
10 33 (2.13%) JSUnit
11 32 (2.07%) MSTest
12 23 (1.49%) Moq
13 21 (1.36%) Vagrant
14 19 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (1.03%) Maven
16 13 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 10 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
18 8 (0.52%) gulp
18 8 (0.52%) MSBuild
19 7 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 157 (10.16%) Finance
2 47 (3.04%) Legal
3 32 (2.07%) Banking
4 27 (1.75%) Electronics
5 26 (1.68%) Publishing
6 25 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.23%) Advertising
8 18 (1.16%) Retail
9 13 (0.84%) Marketing
10 11 (0.71%) Automotive
11 8 (0.52%) Games
11 8 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.32%) Back Office
13 3 (0.19%) German Language
13 3 (0.19%) Law
14 1 (0.065%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.065%) Billing
14 1 (0.065%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.065%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 676 (43.73%) Developer
2 426 (27.55%) .NET Developer
3 310 (20.05%) C# Developer
4 239 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 187 (12.10%) Architect
6 182 (11.77%) Senior Developer
7 137 (8.86%) Software Developer
8 121 (7.83%) Senior .NET Developer
9 105 (6.79%) Senior C# Developer
10 98 (6.34%) ASP.NET Developer
10 98 (6.34%) Solutions Architect
11 94 (6.08%) .NET Software Developer
11 94 (6.08%) Cloud Architect
12 92 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 84 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 80 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
15 78 (5.05%) C# Software Developer
15 78 (5.05%) Consultant
16 75 (4.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 65 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 729 (47.15%) .NET
2 417 (26.97%) ASP.NET
3 346 (22.38%) AngularJS
4 344 (22.25%) HTML
5 307 (19.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 287 (18.56%) Web Services
7 284 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 284 (18.37%) CSS
8 262 (16.95%) .NET Framework
9 181 (11.71%) Entity Framework
10 159 (10.28%) HTML5
11 142 (9.18%) jQuery
11 142 (9.18%) WCF
12 122 (7.89%) REST
13 120 (7.76%) KnockoutJS
14 102 (6.60%) Node.js
15 95 (6.14%) RESTful
16 90 (5.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 79 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 78 (5.05%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 118 (7.63%) Computer Science
2 112 (7.24%) Data Centre
3 93 (6.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 90 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (5.05%) User Experience
6 74 (4.79%) Blog
7 52 (3.36%) Public Cloud
8 44 (2.85%) Mobile App
9 41 (2.65%) Private Cloud
10 39 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (2.26%) Visualisation
12 31 (2.01%) Mathematics
13 27 (1.75%) Clustering
14 25 (1.62%) Management Information System
14 25 (1.62%) Physics
14 25 (1.62%) PKI
15 17 (1.10%) Internet of Things
16 16 (1.03%) FlexPod
16 16 (1.03%) Statistics
17 15 (0.97%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 467 (30.21%) Windows
2 227 (14.68%) Windows Server
3 181 (11.71%) Linux
4 154 (9.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 51 (3.30%) Windows 8
8 46 (2.98%) Windows 10
9 40 (2.59%) Unix
10 29 (1.88%) Apple iOS
10 29 (1.88%) Mac OS X
11 27 (1.75%) Android
12 19 (1.23%) CentOS
13 17 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.39%) Debian
17 4 (0.26%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.26%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
2 426 (27.55%) MVC
3 322 (20.83%) TDD
4 205 (13.26%) Unit Testing
5 185 (11.97%) Scrum
6 178 (11.51%) DevOps
7 136 (8.80%) ITIL
8 131 (8.47%) OO
9 111 (7.18%) Software Engineering
10 108 (6.99%) Presales
11 106 (6.86%) Migration
12 103 (6.66%) Continuous Integration
12 103 (6.66%) SOLID
13 95 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
13 95 (6.14%) SOA
14 93 (6.02%) Mentoring
14 93 (6.02%) Web Development
15 89 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
16 86 (5.56%) BDD
17 70 (4.53%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 702 (45.41%) C#
2 543 (35.12%) SQL
3 403 (26.07%) JavaScript
4 279 (18.05%) PowerShell
5 134 (8.67%) T-SQL
6 124 (8.02%) Java
7 106 (6.86%) Ruby
8 103 (6.66%) Python
9 58 (3.75%) F#
10 49 (3.17%) Bash Shell
11 45 (2.91%) TypeScript
12 42 (2.72%) C++
13 39 (2.52%) C
14 32 (2.07%) Perl
15 29 (1.88%) Scala
16 18 (1.16%) R
17 14 (0.91%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.84%) ES6
18 13 (0.84%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 227 (14.68%) Degree
2 99 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (4.01%) MCSE
4 43 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 39 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 29 (1.88%) MCSA
8 22 (1.42%) CCNA
9 18 (1.16%) CCNP
10 16 (1.03%) PhD
11 13 (0.84%) ISEB
12 12 (0.78%) ISTQB
12 12 (0.78%) VCDX
13 11 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (0.65%) CCIE
14 10 (0.65%) MCSD
15 6 (0.39%) MCP
16 5 (0.32%) MCITP
16 5 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 4 (0.26%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.88%) SLA
2 48 (3.10%) QA
3 16 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.58%) GCP
5 8 (0.52%) COBIT
6 3 (0.19%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.19%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.065%) SDET
System Software
1 286 (18.50%) Active Directory
2 204 (13.20%) Hyper-V
3 148 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 119 (7.70%) Docker
5 39 (2.52%) vSphere
6 34 (2.20%) vCloud
7 24 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (1.29%) XenApp
9 15 (0.97%) Firmware
10 12 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.78%) XenServer
11 11 (0.71%) NFS
11 11 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (0.58%) VirtualBox
13 8 (0.52%) DFS Replication
13 8 (0.52%) HDFS
13 8 (0.52%) KVM
13 8 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 138 (8.93%) Puppet
2 130 (8.41%) Opscode Chef
3 86 (5.56%) SCCM
4 69 (4.46%) SCOM
5 40 (2.59%) Kibana
6 37 (2.39%) Ansible
7 34 (2.20%) WSUS
8 33 (2.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 17 (1.10%) NetBackup
10 14 (0.91%) vRealize
11 13 (0.84%) Nagios
12 12 (0.78%) Backup Exec
13 9 (0.58%) Kubernetes
14 8 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
15 7 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
15 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
16 6 (0.39%) Ambari
16 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 6 (0.39%) Packer
16 6 (0.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 877 (56.73%) Microsoft
2 235 (15.20%) VMware
3 94 (6.08%) Cisco
4 73 (4.72%) Oracle
5 67 (4.33%) Citrix
6 66 (4.27%) Google
7 65 (4.20%) HP
8 40 (2.59%) SAP
9 38 (2.46%) NetApp
10 33 (2.13%) Dell
11 31 (2.01%) EMC
12 26 (1.68%) SolarWinds
13 25 (1.62%) 3PAR
14 24 (1.55%) Red Hat
15 20 (1.29%) Tableau
16 19 (1.23%) IBM
17 18 (1.16%) Hortonworks
18 17 (1.10%) PayPal
19 16 (1.03%) Teradata
20 15 (0.97%) Avaya
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Progression, interesting work
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Remote Working
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP 35 - 40k +Many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 + Good Helthcare +
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Including benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago