Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 65 114
Rank change year-on-year +10 +49 +48
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 157 91 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.13% 4.02% 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.18% 34.34% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 117 86 43
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £46,450 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.12% -4.23% +2.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% -5.26%

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 434 265 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.18% 11.70% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 324 212 200
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +7.50%
10th Percentile £30,375 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 108 (68.79%) C#
2 94 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (50.96%) .NET
4 62 (39.49%) SQL Server
4 62 (39.49%) TeamCity
5 57 (36.31%) Amazon AWS
5 57 (36.31%) MVC
6 55 (35.03%) Finance
6 55 (35.03%) SQL
7 54 (34.39%) Microsoft
8 53 (33.76%) ASP.NET
9 51 (32.48%) TDD
10 50 (31.85%) F#
10 50 (31.85%) MongoDB
11 49 (31.21%) Software Engineering
12 47 (29.94%) SDLC
13 46 (29.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 45 (28.66%) OO
14 45 (28.66%) AngularJS
15 42 (26.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 42 (26.75%) Test Automation
16 40 (25.48%) WPF
17 39 (24.84%) GitHub
18 36 (22.93%) Elasticsearch
19 35 (22.29%) JavaScript
19 35 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 34 (21.66%) Web Application Development
21 33 (21.02%) Scrum
22 30 (19.11%) ASP.NET Web API
23 28 (17.83%) Computer Science

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 36 (22.93%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.18%) IIS
4 3 (1.91%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.91%) nginx
5 2 (1.27%) Apache
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 57 (36.31%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (24.84%) GitHub
3 14 (8.92%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.10%) Office 365
5 7 (4.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (4.46%) IaaS
5 7 (4.46%) PaaS
5 7 (4.46%) SaaS
6 3 (1.91%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.55%) Internet
2 11 (7.01%) Firewall
3 7 (4.46%) NAS
3 7 (4.46%) SAN
4 6 (3.82%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.55%) LAN
5 4 (2.55%) WAN
6 3 (1.91%) BGP
6 3 (1.91%) VPN
6 3 (1.91%) Wireless
7 2 (1.27%) DHCP
7 2 (1.27%) DNS
7 2 (1.27%) LDAP
7 2 (1.27%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.64%) Network Security
8 1 (0.64%) Skype
8 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.64%) VLAN
8 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (39.49%) SQL Server
2 50 (31.85%) MongoDB
3 22 (14.01%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (11.46%) NoSQL
5 17 (10.83%) Big Data
6 14 (8.92%) HBase
7 11 (7.01%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (7.01%) Relational Database
8 10 (6.37%) RavenDB
8 10 (6.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (3.18%) Hadoop
9 5 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.27%) MySQL
11 2 (1.27%) Power BI
11 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.64%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.64%) DocumentDB
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 62 (39.49%) TeamCity
2 28 (17.83%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.64%) Visual Studio
4 10 (6.37%) Maven
5 9 (5.73%) NUnit
6 7 (4.46%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.91%) gulp
7 3 (1.91%) Yeoman
8 2 (1.27%) WebSharper
9 1 (0.64%) GitLab
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 55 (35.03%) Finance
2 4 (2.55%) Advertising
3 3 (1.91%) Law
4 2 (1.27%) Automotive
4 2 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (0.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 114 (72.61%) Developer
2 56 (35.67%) .NET Developer
3 36 (22.93%) Software Developer
4 29 (18.47%) Software Engineer
5 27 (17.20%) C# Developer
6 24 (15.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 22 (14.01%) Messaging Developer
8 20 (12.74%) VB Software Engineer
9 19 (12.10%) Full Stack Developer
10 18 (11.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (11.46%) VB Developer
10 18 (11.46%) VB6 Developer
11 14 (8.92%) Java Developer
12 10 (6.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (5.10%) .NET Software Engineer
13 8 (5.10%) Administrator
14 7 (4.46%) .NET Software Developer
14 7 (4.46%) C# Software Developer
14 7 (4.46%) Graduate
15 6 (3.82%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (50.96%) .NET
2 53 (33.76%) ASP.NET
3 46 (29.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (28.66%) AngularJS
5 42 (26.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 40 (25.48%) WPF
7 35 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 30 (19.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (17.83%) RESTful
10 27 (17.20%) Node.js
11 25 (15.92%) KnockoutJS
12 22 (14.01%) CSS
12 22 (14.01%) HTML
12 22 (14.01%) MSMQ
12 22 (14.01%) RabbitMQ
13 18 (11.46%) Web Services
14 17 (10.83%) WCF
15 15 (9.55%) .NET Framework
15 15 (9.55%) HTML5
16 14 (8.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.83%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.55%) Algorithms
3 14 (8.92%) Data Structures
3 14 (8.92%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (6.37%) Fintech
4 10 (6.37%) Internet of Things
5 8 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.46%) HP Storage
7 6 (3.82%) Data Centre
8 5 (3.18%) Mobile App
8 5 (3.18%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.91%) NHS
9 3 (1.91%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.91%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.91%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.27%) Social Network
11 1 (0.64%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.38%) Windows
2 12 (7.64%) Linux
3 9 (5.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.27%) Debian
4 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.64%) Android
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (36.31%) MVC
3 51 (32.48%) TDD
4 49 (31.21%) Software Engineering
5 47 (29.94%) SDLC
6 45 (28.66%) OO
7 42 (26.75%) Test Automation
8 34 (21.66%) Web Application Development
9 33 (21.02%) Scrum
10 23 (14.65%) Dependency Injection
11 22 (14.01%) Kanban
11 22 (14.01%) Multithreading
12 20 (12.74%) Functional Programming
13 17 (10.83%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (10.83%) DevOps
13 17 (10.83%) Mathematics
14 14 (8.92%) Mentoring
14 14 (8.92%) OOP
14 14 (8.92%) Risk Management
15 13 (8.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 108 (68.79%) C#
2 55 (35.03%) SQL
3 50 (31.85%) F#
4 35 (22.29%) JavaScript
5 24 (15.29%) Ruby
6 23 (14.65%) Python
6 23 (14.65%) VB
6 23 (14.65%) VB6
7 21 (13.38%) Java
8 6 (3.82%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.18%) Apple Swift
9 5 (3.18%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.91%) C
10 3 (1.91%) PHP
10 3 (1.91%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.27%) C++
11 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (17.20%) Degree
2 10 (6.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.55%) CCNA
3 4 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.91%) PhD
5 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (17.83%) Docker
2 11 (7.01%) Hyper-V
2 11 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.55%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.91%) vSphere
5 2 (1.27%) iptables
5 2 (1.27%) NFS
5 2 (1.27%) Samba
5 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (14.01%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 22 (14.01%) Kibana
1 22 (14.01%) WSUS
2 9 (5.73%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (2.55%) Ansible
4 4 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.55%) Puppet
4 4 (2.55%) SCCM
4 4 (2.55%) SCOM
5 1 (0.64%) Nagios
5 1 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (34.39%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.65%) Oracle
3 15 (9.55%) VMware
4 10 (6.37%) Cisco
5 7 (4.46%) HP
6 6 (3.82%) Google
7 5 (3.18%) Rackspace
8 4 (2.55%) Brocade
8 4 (2.55%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.91%) EMC
9 3 (1.91%) Huawei
9 3 (1.91%) NetApp
9 3 (1.91%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.27%) Twitter