Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Azure SQL Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 201 -
Rank change year-on-year +45 - +190
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 28 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.90% 0.17% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.59% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 34 1 0
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £54,750 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.88% - -
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -27.27% +15.79%

Azure SQL Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 781 1,013 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.15% 24.19% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 565 801 716
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,902 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +4.23% -

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Azure SQL Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Cambridgeshire

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in Cambridgeshire

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in Cambridgeshire

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +48 16 £58,250 - 3
Huntingdon +12 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Peterborough - 3 £50,000 -
March - 1 £22,000 -
Azure SQL Database
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 14 (50.00%) Data Lake
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (42.86%) Azure Data Factory
6 10 (35.71%) Analytics
7 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 9 (32.14%) Big Data
7 9 (32.14%) Power BI
7 9 (32.14%) ETL
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (28.57%) ITIL
9 7 (25.00%) SAP
9 7 (25.00%) MySQL
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle
9 7 (25.00%) Project Management
9 7 (25.00%) InterBase
9 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (25.00%) SAP HANA
9 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
9 7 (25.00%) Cosmos DB
10 6 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (21.43%) vCenter Server
10 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (42.86%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (21.43%) IaaS
5 3 (10.71%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) Data Lake
3 9 (32.14%) Big Data
3 9 (32.14%) Power BI
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (25.00%) Cosmos DB
4 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (25.00%) InterBase
4 7 (25.00%) MySQL
4 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (25.00%) SAP HANA
5 5 (17.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (14.29%) PowerPivot
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Business Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 5 (17.86%) ETL Developer
3 5 (17.86%) SQL BI Developer
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Storage Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Database Team Leader
4 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Data Scientist
5 3 (10.71%) Database Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Service Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 2 (7.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (35.71%) Analytics
4 9 (32.14%) ETL
5 8 (28.57%) ITIL
6 7 (25.00%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
7 6 (21.43%) Presales
7 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (17.86%) Data Science
9 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) IT Strategy
9 4 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (14.29%) Line Management
9 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
9 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.29%) Open Source
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) U-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) NCDA
3 2 (7.14%) NCIE
3 2 (7.14%) NCSIE
4 1 (3.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 6 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Backup Exec
1 6 (21.43%) SCVMM
1 6 (21.43%) vCenter Server
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (7.14%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) SAP
3 6 (21.43%) Dell
3 6 (21.43%) HP
3 6 (21.43%) NetApp
3 6 (21.43%) Nimble Storage
3 6 (21.43%) Veeam
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Databricks
4 5 (17.86%) Tableau
5 2 (7.14%) Veritas