Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 56 78
Rank change year-on-year +13 +22 +66
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 176 140 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.33% 5.15% 3.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.91% 31.60% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 141 127 72
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £37,625
90th Percentile £72,500 £56,000 £62,425
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -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 519 443 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 18.67% 16.29% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 367 352 236
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,325 £33,060
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,000 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 98 (55.68%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (44.89%) Microsoft
3 74 (42.05%) SQL Server
4 73 (41.48%) .NET
5 71 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (35.80%) C#
6 63 (35.80%) Python
7 57 (32.39%) JavaScript
8 53 (30.11%) Ruby
9 52 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (27.84%) Test Automation
10 49 (27.84%) DevOps
11 45 (25.57%) Windows
11 45 (25.57%) Linux
12 44 (25.00%) MVC
13 43 (24.43%) ASP.NET
14 40 (22.73%) WPF
14 40 (22.73%) MongoDB
15 39 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (22.16%) Git (software)
15 39 (22.16%) VMware
16 38 (21.59%) PowerShell
17 37 (21.02%) TeamCity
18 36 (20.45%) Bash Shell
18 36 (20.45%) Firewall
18 36 (20.45%) Active Directory
18 36 (20.45%) Configuration Management
18 36 (20.45%) Jenkins
18 36 (20.45%) Ansible
19 35 (19.89%) OO

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 33 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (8.52%) Apache Spark
3 13 (7.39%) Apache
4 5 (2.84%) ArcGIS
4 5 (2.84%) ArcSDE
4 5 (2.84%) GeoServer
5 4 (2.27%) IIS
6 2 (1.14%) nginx
6 2 (1.14%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.14%) SAS
6 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.14%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.14%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 98 (55.68%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.41%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.70%) GitHub
5 3 (1.70%) SaaS
6 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.14%) NuGet
6 2 (1.14%) Office 365
7 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 36 (20.45%) Firewall
2 32 (18.18%) DNS
3 7 (3.98%) SMS
4 5 (2.84%) Wireless
5 4 (2.27%) LAN
5 4 (2.27%) VoIP
5 4 (2.27%) VPN
5 4 (2.27%) WAN
5 4 (2.27%) WLAN
6 3 (1.70%) DHCP
6 3 (1.70%) SSL
6 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.14%) NAS
7 2 (1.14%) SAN
7 2 (1.14%) SSH
7 2 (1.14%) VLAN
8 1 (0.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (42.05%) SQL Server
2 40 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 26 (14.77%) NoSQL
4 23 (13.07%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (8.52%) Power BI
6 14 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (6.25%) HBase
7 11 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 11 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (5.11%) Big Data
8 9 (5.11%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.84%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.84%) GIS
10 5 (2.84%) OLAP
10 5 (2.84%) OLTP
11 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.70%) MySQL
11 3 (1.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 39 (22.16%) Git (software)
2 37 (21.02%) TeamCity
3 36 (20.45%) Jenkins
4 14 (7.95%) Subversion
5 13 (7.39%) Visual Studio
6 11 (6.25%) NUnit
7 10 (5.68%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.14%) Hudson
9 2 (1.14%) JMeter
9 2 (1.14%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.14%) Selenium
9 2 (1.14%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (15.34%) Finance
2 5 (2.84%) Advertising
2 5 (2.84%) Retail
3 4 (2.27%) Electronics
4 2 (1.14%) Law
4 2 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (40.91%) Developer
2 49 (27.84%) .NET Developer
3 26 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (12.50%) Messaging Developer
5 19 (10.80%) Automation Engineer
5 19 (10.80%) Software Developer
5 19 (10.80%) Software Engineer
6 17 (9.66%) C# Developer
7 14 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (7.39%) .NET Software Developer
8 13 (7.39%) Analyst
8 13 (7.39%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (7.39%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
9 11 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.68%) Architect
11 9 (5.11%) Administrator
12 8 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (41.48%) .NET
2 43 (24.43%) ASP.NET
3 40 (22.73%) WPF
4 34 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (17.05%) Middleware
7 27 (15.34%) AngularJS
7 27 (15.34%) RESTful
7 27 (15.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 25 (14.20%) Node.js
8 25 (14.20%) Web Services
9 23 (13.07%) KnockoutJS
10 22 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 22 (12.50%) MSMQ
10 22 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (7.39%) .NET Framework
12 12 (6.82%) WCF
13 11 (6.25%) JSON
13 11 (6.25%) WinForms
14 10 (5.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.32%) Public Cloud
2 33 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 31 (17.61%) Linux Command Line
4 19 (10.80%) Computer Science
5 14 (7.95%) Data Structures
6 11 (6.25%) Algorithms
7 8 (4.55%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (2.84%) Smartphone
10 4 (2.27%) Digital TV
11 3 (1.70%) Replication
12 2 (1.14%) iPhone
12 2 (1.14%) Wiki
13 1 (0.57%) Life Science
13 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.57%) User Experience
13 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.57%) Linux
1 45 (25.57%) Windows
2 30 (17.05%) Unix
3 10 (5.68%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.41%) Android
5 2 (1.14%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.14%) VMS
6 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (27.84%) DevOps
3 49 (27.84%) Test Automation
4 44 (25.00%) MVC
5 36 (20.45%) Configuration Management
6 35 (19.89%) OO
6 35 (19.89%) TDD
7 34 (19.32%) Continuous Deployment
8 32 (18.18%) Load Balancing
9 30 (17.05%) Software Engineering
10 28 (15.91%) Analytics
11 26 (14.77%) Kanban
11 26 (14.77%) Mentoring
12 25 (14.20%) Multithreading
13 24 (13.64%) Web Application Development
14 22 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
15 19 (10.80%) Scrum
15 19 (10.80%) Service Management
16 18 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 63 (35.80%) C#
1 63 (35.80%) Python
2 57 (32.39%) JavaScript
3 53 (30.11%) Ruby
4 38 (21.59%) PowerShell
5 36 (20.45%) Bash Shell
6 35 (19.89%) SQL
7 24 (13.64%) F#
8 18 (10.23%) Java
9 17 (9.66%) C++
10 16 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 8 (4.55%) VBA
12 4 (2.27%) C
12 4 (2.27%) Perl
12 4 (2.27%) PHP
12 4 (2.27%) Scala
13 3 (1.70%) R
14 1 (0.57%) Clojure
14 1 (0.57%) VB
14 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (12.50%) Degree
2 7 (3.98%) PhD
3 4 (2.27%) CCIE
3 4 (2.27%) CCNA
3 4 (2.27%) CCNP
3 4 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.27%) RHCE
3 4 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) QA
2 8 (4.55%) GCP
3 2 (1.14%) GDPR
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (20.45%) Active Directory
3 30 (17.05%) Virtual Desktop
3 30 (17.05%) Virtual Servers
3 30 (17.05%) vSphere
4 20 (11.36%) Docker
5 4 (2.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.70%) Firmware
6 3 (1.70%) HDFS
7 2 (1.14%) Ceph
7 2 (1.14%) KVM
7 2 (1.14%) Varnish
7 2 (1.14%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (20.45%) Ansible
2 30 (17.05%) vCenter Server
2 30 (17.05%) vRealize
3 26 (14.77%) Puppet
4 23 (13.07%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (12.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 22 (12.50%) Kibana
5 22 (12.50%) WSUS
6 20 (11.36%) Terraform
7 4 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.70%) Oozie
9 2 (1.14%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.14%) Nessus
9 2 (1.14%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.14%) yum
10 1 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 79 (44.89%) Microsoft
2 39 (22.16%) VMware
3 34 (19.32%) Cisco
3 34 (19.32%) F5
3 34 (19.32%) Fortinet
4 30 (17.05%) AppDynamics
4 30 (17.05%) BMC
4 30 (17.05%) Citrix
4 30 (17.05%) Splunk
4 30 (17.05%) WorldPay
5 19 (10.80%) ServiceNow
6 14 (7.95%) Xamarin
7 13 (7.39%) Google
8 7 (3.98%) Oracle
9 5 (2.84%) ESRI
9 5 (2.84%) RedGate
10 4 (2.27%) Juniper
10 4 (2.27%) NetApp
10 4 (2.27%) Palo Alto
10 4 (2.27%) Red Hat