Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 15 34
Rank change year-on-year +10 +19 +21
Permanent jobs citing Azure 175 264 262
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.51% 11.59% 6.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.35% 41.64% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 157 232 188
Median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +17.28%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £35,875
90th Percentile £83,500 £65,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +16.67%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 322 634 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.90% 27.84% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 233 507 501
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,000 £73,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Cambridgeshire

Azure
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Azure in Cambridgeshire

Azure
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure in Cambridgeshire

Azure
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. 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 +17 112 £60,000 +9.09% 24
Peterborough +6 30 £55,000 +37.50% 10
Huntingdon +1 20 £40,000 +3.23% 1
Ely - 5 £42,500 -
St Neots -1 3 £42,500 +80.85%
Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, IT jobs citing 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Azure.

1 91 (52.00%) AWS
2 66 (37.71%) Microsoft
3 58 (33.14%) Windows
4 56 (32.00%) DevOps
5 54 (30.86%) SQL
6 50 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (26.86%) C#
8 45 (25.71%) Python
8 45 (25.71%) VMware
9 44 (25.14%) Office 365
10 43 (24.57%) .NET
11 41 (23.43%) Windows Server
12 40 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (21.14%) SQL Server
13 37 (21.14%) Active Directory
14 36 (20.57%) Hyper-V
14 36 (20.57%) Degree
15 30 (17.14%) JavaScript
16 29 (16.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 27 (15.43%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (14.86%) Linux
19 25 (14.29%) Software Engineering
20 22 (12.57%) Firewall
20 22 (12.57%) Java
20 22 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (12.00%) Scrum
21 21 (12.00%) MVC
21 21 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
21 21 (12.00%) AngularJS
22 20 (11.43%) Infrastructure as Code

Azure
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 10 (5.71%) Apache Airflow
1 10 (5.71%) Apache Spark
1 10 (5.71%) Luigi
2 5 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.14%) Apache
4 2 (1.14%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.14%) IIS
4 2 (1.14%) nginx
4 2 (1.14%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.00%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 91 (52.00%) AWS
2 44 (25.14%) Office 365
3 14 (8.00%) GCP
4 11 (6.29%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (5.71%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (5.71%) Logic Apps
6 9 (5.14%) Mimecast
7 8 (4.57%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (3.43%) PaaS
8 6 (3.43%) Power Platform
9 4 (2.29%) Serverless
10 3 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.71%) BlazeMeter
10 3 (1.71%) IaaS
10 3 (1.71%) SaaS
11 2 (1.14%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (1.14%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 2 (1.14%) OneDrive
11 2 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.57%) Firewall
2 18 (10.29%) Internet
3 17 (9.71%) VPN
4 14 (8.00%) LAN
4 14 (8.00%) Network Security
4 14 (8.00%) WAN
5 12 (6.86%) SAN
5 12 (6.86%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (6.29%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.71%) RS-232
7 10 (5.71%) RS-485
7 10 (5.71%) VoIP
8 5 (2.86%) DHCP
8 5 (2.86%) DNS
9 4 (2.29%) Skype
10 2 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.14%) HTTP
10 2 (1.14%) PBX
10 2 (1.14%) Wireless
11 1 (0.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (9.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (9.14%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.43%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.71%) Azkaban
6 10 (5.71%) Big Data
6 10 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 10 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (3.43%) Power BI
9 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.43%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.71%) JMeter
4 3 (1.71%) REST Assured
4 3 (1.71%) Selenium
4 3 (1.71%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.14%) Hudson
5 2 (1.14%) JIRA
5 2 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.57%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.57%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.57%) DbUnit
6 1 (0.57%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.57%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.57%) Spinnaker
6 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (5.14%) Finance
1 9 (5.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.29%) Law
3 3 (1.71%) Legal
3 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (25.14%) Developer
2 28 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (13.14%) Software Engineer
4 17 (9.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (9.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (7.43%) Analyst
7 12 (6.86%) AWS DevOps
8 11 (6.29%) AWS Engineer
8 11 (6.29%) Principal Engineer
8 11 (6.29%) Windows Engineer
9 10 (5.71%) Administrator
9 10 (5.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.14%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.14%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.14%) Lead DevOps
10 9 (5.14%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) Migration Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.57%) .NET
2 21 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 20 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 18 (10.29%) .NET Core
5 16 (9.14%) HTML
6 14 (8.00%) Node.js
7 11 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (6.29%) React
7 11 (6.29%) Web Services
8 10 (5.71%) CSS
8 10 (5.71%) Kafka
8 10 (5.71%) RESTful
8 10 (5.71%) Spark Streaming
8 10 (5.71%) WinForms
8 10 (5.71%) WPF
9 9 (5.14%) HTML5
9 9 (5.14%) JSON
10 7 (4.00%) LINQ
10 7 (4.00%) XML
11 6 (3.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) Management Information System
2 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 12 (6.86%) Data Structures
5 9 (5.14%) FMCG
6 7 (4.00%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.86%) Blog
7 5 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.29%) Cloud Native
8 4 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.71%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.71%) User Experience
10 2 (1.14%) Clustering
10 2 (1.14%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.14%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.14%) Windows
2 41 (23.43%) Windows Server
3 26 (14.86%) Linux
4 12 (6.86%) Android
5 10 (5.71%) Apple iOS
6 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2019
9 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.00%) DevOps
2 50 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (16.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 27 (15.43%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 22 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (12.00%) MVC
7 21 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 21 (12.00%) Scrum
8 20 (11.43%) Infrastructure as Code
9 17 (9.71%) Analytics
9 17 (9.71%) OO
9 17 (9.71%) Project Delivery
9 17 (9.71%) SDLC
10 16 (9.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (8.00%) Microservices
12 14 (8.00%) Migration
12 14 (8.00%) Test Automation
13 12 (6.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (30.86%) SQL
2 47 (26.86%) C#
3 45 (25.71%) Python
4 30 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 22 (12.57%) Java
6 20 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 18 (10.29%) C++
8 17 (9.71%) Perl
9 12 (6.86%) T-SQL
10 10 (5.71%) Scala
11 6 (3.43%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.86%) Go
12 5 (2.86%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.71%) Java 8
13 3 (1.71%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.14%) C
14 2 (1.14%) R
14 2 (1.14%) Rust
15 1 (0.57%) PHP
15 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (20.57%) Degree
2 12 (6.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.86%) MCSA
5 5 (2.86%) SANS
6 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (1.14%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.14%) CCNA
7 2 (1.14%) CCNP
7 2 (1.14%) MCP
7 2 (1.14%) MCSE
8 1 (0.57%) CISA
8 1 (0.57%) CISM
8 1 (0.57%) CISSP
8 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.29%) SLA
2 5 (2.86%) AICPA
2 5 (2.86%) COBIT
2 5 (2.86%) NIST
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.14%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (21.14%) Active Directory
3 36 (20.57%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.14%) Docker
4 9 (5.14%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.00%) vSphere
6 4 (2.29%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (7.43%) Ansible
2 9 (5.14%) Terraform
3 8 (4.57%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.71%) SCCM
5 2 (1.14%) Grafana
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.14%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 66 (37.71%) Microsoft
2 45 (25.71%) VMware
3 14 (8.00%) Google
4 13 (7.43%) HP
5 11 (6.29%) Veeam
6 9 (5.14%) Cisco
6 9 (5.14%) Sophos
7 8 (4.57%) Citrix
8 7 (4.00%) JD Edwards
9 6 (3.43%) Sitecore
10 5 (2.86%) SAP
10 5 (2.86%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.71%) IBM
11 3 (1.71%) Ivanti
12 2 (1.14%) Avaya
12 2 (1.14%) Coveo
12 2 (1.14%) Meraki
13 1 (0.57%) Juniper
13 1 (0.57%) Oracle