Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 59 84
Rank change year-on-year +11 +25 +62
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 195 111 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.67% 4.48% 2.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 31.53% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 151 106 72
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £46,924 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% -3.75% -18.75%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £55,000 £58,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -24.00%

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

All Cloud Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 585 352 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.00% 14.21% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 415 290 222
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £32,550
90th Percentile £69,500 £62,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -4.44%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Cambridge over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 100 (51.28%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (44.62%) C#
2 87 (44.62%) SQL Server
3 83 (42.56%) Microsoft
4 82 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (39.49%) .NET
6 62 (31.79%) Ruby
7 59 (30.26%) Python
8 58 (29.74%) JavaScript
9 57 (29.23%) WPF
10 56 (28.72%) MVC
11 54 (27.69%) Test Automation
12 53 (27.18%) MongoDB
13 52 (26.67%) DevOps
14 50 (25.64%) ASP.NET
15 49 (25.13%) Git (software)
16 48 (24.62%) TeamCity
16 48 (24.62%) Elasticsearch
17 46 (23.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 46 (23.59%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (23.59%) OO
18 45 (23.08%) TDD
19 42 (21.54%) AngularJS
20 41 (21.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 41 (21.03%) Linux
21 40 (20.51%) Windows
21 40 (20.51%) F#
21 40 (20.51%) Node.js
22 39 (20.00%) VMware
23 38 (19.49%) Finance

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 48 (24.62%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (4.62%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.10%) Apache
4 6 (3.08%) ArcGIS
4 6 (3.08%) ArcSDE
4 6 (3.08%) GeoServer
5 3 (1.54%) nginx
5 3 (1.54%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.54%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.03%) Confluence
6 2 (1.03%) SAS
6 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.54%) Chatbot
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 100 (51.28%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (8.72%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (7.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.59%) GitHub
5 6 (3.08%) Azure Data Factory
6 5 (2.56%) IaaS
6 5 (2.56%) PaaS
6 5 (2.56%) SaaS
7 3 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.54%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (1.54%) Office 365
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (1.03%) Datadog
9 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.51%) NuGet
9 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.95%) Firewall
2 30 (15.38%) DNS
3 6 (3.08%) VPN
4 5 (2.56%) LAN
4 5 (2.56%) VoIP
4 5 (2.56%) WAN
4 5 (2.56%) Wireless
4 5 (2.56%) WLAN
5 4 (2.05%) DHCP
5 4 (2.05%) Internet
5 4 (2.05%) SMS
6 3 (1.54%) SSL
6 3 (1.54%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.03%) NAS
7 2 (1.03%) SAN
7 2 (1.03%) SSH
7 2 (1.03%) VLAN
8 1 (0.51%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (44.62%) SQL Server
2 53 (27.18%) MongoDB
3 33 (16.92%) SQL Server 2016
4 27 (13.85%) NoSQL
5 19 (9.74%) Big Data
6 14 (7.18%) HBase
7 11 (5.64%) Power BI
8 10 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (3.59%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.08%) GIS
10 6 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.54%) MySQL
13 3 (1.54%) OLAP
13 3 (1.54%) OLTP
14 2 (1.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 49 (25.13%) Git (software)
2 48 (24.62%) TeamCity
3 32 (16.41%) Jenkins
4 20 (10.26%) Visual Studio
5 13 (6.67%) NUnit
5 13 (6.67%) Subversion
6 12 (6.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.05%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.05%) JIRA
8 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.03%) GoCD
9 2 (1.03%) Hudson
9 2 (1.03%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.03%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.51%) WebSharper
General
1 38 (19.49%) Finance
2 6 (3.08%) Electronics
3 4 (2.05%) Law
4 3 (1.54%) Advertising
5 2 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (50.26%) Developer
2 57 (29.23%) .NET Developer
3 33 (16.92%) Software Developer
4 32 (16.41%) Messaging Developer
5 25 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (11.28%) C# Developer
7 18 (9.23%) Software Engineer
8 17 (8.72%) Automation Engineer
8 17 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (6.67%) Senior Developer
11 12 (6.15%) Analyst
11 12 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (6.15%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.64%) Administrator
12 11 (5.64%) Architect
13 10 (5.13%) Automation Analyst
13 10 (5.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (39.49%) .NET
2 57 (29.23%) WPF
3 50 (25.64%) ASP.NET
4 46 (23.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (21.54%) AngularJS
6 41 (21.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 40 (20.51%) Node.js
8 35 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 35 (17.95%) RESTful
9 32 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 32 (16.41%) KnockoutJS
9 32 (16.41%) MSMQ
9 32 (16.41%) RabbitMQ
10 28 (14.36%) Middleware
11 20 (10.26%) Web Services
12 15 (7.69%) WinForms
13 14 (7.18%) JSON
14 13 (6.67%) .NET Framework
14 13 (6.67%) WCF
15 11 (5.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 33 (16.92%) Public Cloud
3 30 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 28 (14.36%) Linux Command Line
5 23 (11.79%) Algorithms
6 17 (8.72%) Data Structures
7 13 (6.67%) Mobile App
8 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (3.08%) Smartphone
10 5 (2.56%) Digital TV
10 5 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (2.05%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.54%) Replication
13 2 (1.03%) Life Science
13 2 (1.03%) Wiki
14 1 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
14 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.51%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.03%) Linux
2 40 (20.51%) Windows
3 27 (13.85%) Unix
4 7 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.54%) Android
6 2 (1.03%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.03%) VMS
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.51%) Debian
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (28.72%) MVC
3 54 (27.69%) Test Automation
4 52 (26.67%) DevOps
5 46 (23.59%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (23.59%) OO
6 45 (23.08%) TDD
7 36 (18.46%) Web Application Development
8 35 (17.95%) Multithreading
9 34 (17.44%) Kanban
10 33 (16.92%) Configuration Management
11 32 (16.41%) Dependency Injection
12 31 (15.90%) Continuous Deployment
13 30 (15.38%) Analytics
13 30 (15.38%) Mentoring
13 30 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 29 (14.87%) Load Balancing
15 27 (13.85%) SDLC
16 21 (10.77%) Mathematics
17 17 (8.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (44.62%) C#
2 62 (31.79%) Ruby
3 59 (30.26%) Python
4 58 (29.74%) JavaScript
5 40 (20.51%) F#
6 37 (18.97%) SQL
7 33 (16.92%) PowerShell
8 31 (15.90%) Bash Shell
9 27 (13.85%) Java
10 12 (6.15%) C++
11 10 (5.13%) C
11 10 (5.13%) T-SQL
12 8 (4.10%) VBA
13 7 (3.59%) PHP
14 6 (3.08%) VB
14 6 (3.08%) VB6
15 5 (2.56%) Perl
16 4 (2.05%) Apple Swift
16 4 (2.05%) Objective-C
17 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (15.38%) Degree
2 9 (4.62%) CCNA
2 9 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.59%) PhD
4 5 (2.56%) CCIE
4 5 (2.56%) CCNP
4 5 (2.56%) RHCE
4 5 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.05%) GCP
2 2 (1.03%) GDPR
2 2 (1.03%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (17.44%) Active Directory
3 27 (13.85%) Virtual Desktop
3 27 (13.85%) Virtual Servers
3 27 (13.85%) vSphere
4 25 (12.82%) Docker
5 2 (1.03%) Ceph
5 2 (1.03%) Varnish
6 1 (0.51%) Firmware
6 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.51%) iptables
6 1 (0.51%) KVM
6 1 (0.51%) NFS
6 1 (0.51%) Samba
6 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (17.44%) Kibana
2 32 (16.41%) Ansible
2 32 (16.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 32 (16.41%) WSUS
3 27 (13.85%) vCenter Server
3 27 (13.85%) vRealize
4 22 (11.28%) Puppet
5 21 (10.77%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (9.23%) Terraform
7 7 (3.59%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.03%) Nessus
8 2 (1.03%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.03%) yum
9 1 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 83 (42.56%) Microsoft
2 39 (20.00%) VMware
3 32 (16.41%) Cisco
3 32 (16.41%) F5
3 32 (16.41%) Fortinet
4 27 (13.85%) AppDynamics
4 27 (13.85%) BMC
4 27 (13.85%) Citrix
4 27 (13.85%) Splunk
4 27 (13.85%) WorldPay
5 17 (8.72%) ServiceNow
6 14 (7.18%) Oracle
7 12 (6.15%) Google
8 9 (4.62%) NetApp
8 9 (4.62%) Xamarin
9 6 (3.08%) ESRI
9 6 (3.08%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.56%) Brocade
10 5 (2.56%) Juniper
10 5 (2.56%) RedGate