The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 41 107
Rank change year-on-year +26 +66  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 205 119 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.51% 5.04% 1.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 61.01% 51.97% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 192 88 35
Birmingham median annual salary £45,250 £50,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.83% +12.77%  
10th Percentile £31,325 £37,500 £32,300
90th Percentile £69,875 £71,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 336 229 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 17.22% 9.70% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 568 289 162
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +3.15%  
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £69,125 £101,125 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £44,500 £42,550
% change year-on-year -2.24% +4.58%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 184 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 128 (39.75%) SQL
3 107 (33.23%) SQL Server
4 95 (29.50%) .NET
5 92 (28.57%) C#
6 81 (25.16%) Windows
7 79 (24.53%) Office 365
8 74 (22.98%) Active Directory
9 64 (19.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 64 (19.88%) MVC
9 64 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (19.57%) Data Centre
11 60 (18.63%) VMware
12 59 (18.32%) Business Intelligence
13 58 (18.01%) JavaScript
14 54 (16.77%) MCSE
15 53 (16.46%) SharePoint
16 52 (16.15%) ASP.NET
17 49 (15.22%) HTML
18 48 (14.91%) CSS
19 47 (14.60%) T-SQL
19 47 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
20 45 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
21 44 (13.66%) ASP.NET MVC
22 43 (13.35%) Degree
23 42 (13.04%) Retail
23 42 (13.04%) ITIL
23 42 (13.04%) Windows Server
24 39 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web API
24 39 (12.11%) MCSA

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 53 (16.46%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.90%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.48%) IIS
3 8 (2.48%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.86%) JBoss
4 6 (1.86%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.55%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.62%) Apache
8 2 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.62%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.62%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.31%) Confluence
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 79 (24.53%) Office 365
2 47 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (12.11%) IaaS
4 37 (11.49%) SaaS
5 33 (10.25%) PaaS
6 26 (8.07%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (4.66%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (2.48%) OpenShift
9 5 (1.55%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (1.55%) Google Analytics
10 4 (1.24%) GitHub
11 2 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.31%) Apcera
12 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.83%) LAN
2 18 (5.59%) WAN
3 17 (5.28%) Firewall
4 16 (4.97%) SAN
5 7 (2.17%) DNS
5 7 (2.17%) Skype
5 7 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.86%) HTTP
6 6 (1.86%) MPLS
6 6 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.55%) Internet
7 5 (1.55%) VLAN
8 4 (1.24%) VPN
8 4 (1.24%) Wireless
9 3 (0.93%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.93%) PBX
10 2 (0.62%) NAS
10 2 (0.62%) SMTP
10 2 (0.62%) SNMP
10 2 (0.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (33.23%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 37 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (10.25%) Power BI
5 30 (9.32%) QlikView
6 29 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (4.97%) Big Data
7 16 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (4.66%) MySQL
9 13 (4.04%) DB2
10 11 (3.42%) NoSQL
11 8 (2.48%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (2.48%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.24%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.93%) Spotfire
15 2 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (4.66%) JUnit
2 13 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.73%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (3.42%) JIRA
5 10 (3.11%) Visual Studio
6 8 (2.48%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.17%) Selenium
7 7 (2.17%) TestNG
8 6 (1.86%) JMeter
9 3 (0.93%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.93%) NuGet
10 2 (0.62%) NUnit
10 2 (0.62%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.31%) Ant
11 1 (0.31%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.31%) JBehave
11 1 (0.31%) Mocha
11 1 (0.31%) Moq
11 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 42 (13.04%) Retail
2 39 (12.11%) Finance
3 23 (7.14%) Legal
4 14 (4.35%) Publishing
5 11 (3.42%) Automotive
6 6 (1.86%) Banking
7 4 (1.24%) Local Government
7 4 (1.24%) Marketing
8 3 (0.93%) Advertising
8 3 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (32.92%) Developer
2 54 (16.77%) Architect
3 48 (14.91%) .NET Developer
4 44 (13.66%) C# Developer
4 44 (13.66%) Solutions Architect
5 40 (12.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (10.87%) Consultant
7 32 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 29 (9.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 28 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (7.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (7.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (5.90%) SQL Developer
13 18 (5.59%) Analyst
13 18 (5.59%) SQL BI Developer
14 14 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
14 14 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
15 13 (4.04%) Software Developer
16 12 (3.73%) Azure Developer
16 12 (3.73%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (29.50%) .NET
2 52 (16.15%) ASP.NET
3 49 (15.22%) HTML
4 48 (14.91%) CSS
5 44 (13.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (7.76%) .NET Framework
8 23 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 23 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 18 (5.59%) MDX
10 16 (4.97%) jQuery
11 13 (4.04%) HTML5
12 12 (3.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (3.42%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (2.80%) CSS3
14 9 (2.80%) React
14 9 (2.80%) RESTful
14 9 (2.80%) Web Services
15 8 (2.48%) Middleware
15 8 (2.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 25 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.66%) Public Cloud
5 13 (4.04%) CMDB
6 10 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.80%) Fintech
8 8 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.48%) Private Cloud
9 7 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.55%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.24%) EPoS
12 4 (1.24%) iPhone
12 4 (1.24%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.93%) CESG
13 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (0.93%) User Experience
14 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 81 (25.16%) Windows
2 42 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 25 (7.76%) Linux
4 18 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (4.66%) Android
6 14 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.42%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.48%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.24%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
1 64 (19.88%) MVC
2 59 (18.32%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (13.04%) ITIL
4 35 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 33 (10.25%) TDD
6 32 (9.94%) Presales
7 31 (9.63%) ETL
8 30 (9.32%) Software Engineering
9 29 (9.01%) CRM
10 27 (8.39%) Business Development
10 27 (8.39%) Project Management
11 26 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (7.76%) Line Management
13 24 (7.45%) Test Automation
14 23 (7.14%) DevOps
14 23 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
15 22 (6.83%) SDLC
16 21 (6.52%) Service Delivery
17 19 (5.90%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 128 (39.75%) SQL
2 92 (28.57%) C#
3 58 (18.01%) JavaScript
4 47 (14.60%) T-SQL
5 31 (9.63%) PowerShell
6 18 (5.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 18 (5.59%) Java
7 8 (2.48%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.17%) VBScript
9 3 (0.93%) Python
10 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.31%) C
11 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.31%) Perl
11 1 (0.31%) XAML
11 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 64 (19.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (16.77%) MCSE
3 43 (13.35%) Degree
4 39 (12.11%) MCSA
5 24 (7.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (7.14%) ISEB
7 16 (4.97%) MCP
8 15 (4.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (4.04%) PMI Certification
9 13 (4.04%) PMP
9 13 (4.04%) SC Cleared
9 13 (4.04%) Security Cleared
10 10 (3.11%) VCAP
10 10 (3.11%) VCDX
11 9 (2.80%) GNVQ
11 9 (2.80%) HND
11 9 (2.80%) ISTQB
12 7 (2.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 5 (1.55%) MCITP
14 4 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.21%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) GDPR
System Software
1 74 (22.98%) Active Directory
2 45 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (9.63%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (4.04%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (2.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (2.17%) Docker
8 2 (0.62%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.31%) vSphere
9 1 (0.31%) XenApp
9 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (9.01%) SCCM
1 29 (9.01%) SCOM
2 15 (4.66%) SCVMM
3 7 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (1.55%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.55%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.24%) Ansible
5 4 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.24%) Puppet
5 4 (1.24%) SCSM
6 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.62%) Icinga
7 2 (0.62%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.62%) vRealize
7 2 (0.62%) WSUS
8 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 184 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 60 (18.63%) VMware
3 38 (11.80%) Oracle
4 35 (10.87%) NetApp
5 29 (9.01%) Cisco
6 28 (8.70%) Tableau
7 26 (8.07%) Citrix
8 22 (6.83%) EMC
9 17 (5.28%) Xamarin
10 16 (4.97%) HP
11 15 (4.66%) IBM
12 13 (4.04%) BMC
13 12 (3.73%) CheckPoint
13 12 (3.73%) Juniper
14 9 (2.80%) Sitecore
15 7 (2.17%) Google
16 6 (1.86%) Veeam
17 5 (1.55%) Dell
18 4 (1.24%) SAP
18 4 (1.24%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + share options, training, accreditation
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Myles Roberts
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago