Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 33 56
Rank change year-on-year +18 +23 +30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 263 270 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.60% 6.95% 5.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.35% 35.57% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 225 193 180
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.69%
10th Percentile £30,200 £35,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -5.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 636 759 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.05% 19.53% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 507 510 454
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,950 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,250 £67,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 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 +15 122 £55,000 +4.76% 40
Peterborough +32 67 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Huntingdon +10 36 £40,000 - 3
St Neots +9 1 £23,500 -53.00% 3
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 130 (49.43%) Microsoft
2 109 (41.44%) Amazon AWS
3 87 (33.08%) .NET
4 80 (30.42%) C#
5 79 (30.04%) SQL
6 74 (28.14%) VMware
7 70 (26.62%) SQL Server
8 68 (25.86%) JavaScript
8 68 (25.86%) DevOps
9 65 (24.71%) Windows
10 62 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (22.43%) Office 365
12 52 (19.77%) Active Directory
13 50 (19.01%) Problem-Solving
14 49 (18.63%) Windows Server
14 49 (18.63%) Web Services
15 48 (18.25%) Hyper-V
16 43 (16.35%) PowerShell
16 43 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
17 40 (15.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 40 (15.21%) Test Automation
18 39 (14.83%) Citrix
19 38 (14.45%) MS Exchange
20 37 (14.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 36 (13.69%) MVC
22 35 (13.31%) Python
23 33 (12.55%) Git (software)
24 32 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
25 30 (11.41%) SDLC
25 30 (11.41%) Analytics

Microsoft 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 38 (14.45%) MS Exchange
2 27 (10.27%) IIS
3 24 (9.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (7.98%) Skype for Business
5 14 (5.32%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (3.42%) nginx
9 8 (3.04%) OpenStack
10 7 (2.66%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (2.66%) CloudStack
10 7 (2.66%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.90%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.52%) JBoss
12 4 (1.52%) WildFly
13 3 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.76%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.76%) ArcSDE
14 2 (0.76%) GeoServer
15 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.52%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.52%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 109 (41.44%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (22.43%) Office 365
3 24 (9.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (7.60%) IaaS
5 18 (6.84%) PaaS
6 15 (5.70%) Power Platform
7 14 (5.32%) Dynamics 365
7 14 (5.32%) OneDrive
8 9 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
8 9 (3.42%) Azure Data Factory
9 8 (3.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (3.04%) Mimecast
9 8 (3.04%) PowerApps
9 8 (3.04%) SaaS
10 7 (2.66%) DigitalOcean
10 7 (2.66%) Heroku
11 5 (1.90%) BlazeMeter
11 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Flow
11 5 (1.90%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.41%) DHCP
2 29 (11.03%) DNS
3 28 (10.65%) TCP/IP
4 24 (9.13%) WAN
5 23 (8.75%) LAN
6 22 (8.37%) Skype
7 20 (7.60%) Firewall
8 18 (6.84%) Wireless
9 15 (5.70%) NetScaler
10 13 (4.94%) VPN
11 12 (4.56%) HTTP
12 4 (1.52%) 802.11
12 4 (1.52%) BGP
12 4 (1.52%) Intranet
12 4 (1.52%) OSPF
12 4 (1.52%) SAN
12 4 (1.52%) VRRP
13 3 (1.14%) Bluetooth
13 3 (1.14%) Internet
13 3 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (26.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.46%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (5.70%) Power BI
4 12 (4.56%) Big Data
4 12 (4.56%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.80%) MySQL
6 9 (3.42%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.42%) HDInsight
7 8 (3.04%) Data Lake
8 7 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.28%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (2.28%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.52%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.52%) Redis
11 4 (1.52%) Spatial Data
11 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.75%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.70%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.32%) Selenium
5 10 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.42%) NUnit
7 7 (2.66%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (2.28%) Gradle
8 6 (2.28%) JIRA
8 6 (2.28%) Maven
8 6 (2.28%) TortoiseSVN
9 5 (1.90%) Bower
9 5 (1.90%) git-flow
9 5 (1.90%) GitLab
9 5 (1.90%) JMeter
10 4 (1.52%) Hudson
11 3 (1.14%) Spinnaker
12 2 (0.76%) Subversion
13 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 22 (8.37%) Finance
2 12 (4.56%) Public Sector
3 6 (2.28%) Marketing
4 5 (1.90%) Multimedia
4 5 (1.90%) Retail
5 4 (1.52%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.52%) Legal
6 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (33.08%) Developer
2 54 (20.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (13.69%) .NET Developer
4 33 (12.55%) Software Developer
5 30 (11.41%) .NET Software Developer
6 29 (11.03%) C# Developer
7 26 (9.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (8.75%) C# Software Developer
9 20 (7.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (5.70%) Analyst
11 14 (5.32%) Junior
12 13 (4.94%) Web Developer
13 12 (4.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (4.56%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (4.56%) Software Engineer
14 11 (4.18%) Architect
14 11 (4.18%) Azure Engineer
14 11 (4.18%) SQL Developer
15 10 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support
15 10 (3.80%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (33.08%) .NET
2 49 (18.63%) Web Services
3 28 (10.65%) ASP.NET
4 24 (9.13%) CSS
5 20 (7.60%) WCF
6 19 (7.22%) React
7 18 (6.84%) HTML
7 18 (6.84%) XML
8 17 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (6.46%) SOAP
9 14 (5.32%) .NET Framework
10 12 (4.56%) AngularJS
10 12 (4.56%) REST
10 12 (4.56%) Spring
11 11 (4.18%) Redux
12 10 (3.80%) Kafka
13 9 (3.42%) Entity Framework
13 9 (3.42%) jQuery
13 9 (3.42%) JSON
14 8 (3.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.94%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.42%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.04%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.66%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.66%) Renewable Energy
7 6 (2.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.90%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.52%) Smart City
9 4 (1.52%) User Experience
10 3 (1.14%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.14%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.14%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.76%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.76%) Replication
12 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.38%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.71%) Windows
2 49 (18.63%) Windows Server
3 40 (15.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (8.75%) Linux
6 11 (4.18%) Ubuntu
6 11 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.66%) CentOS
7 7 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.90%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.52%) Debian
10 3 (1.14%) FreeRTOS
11 2 (0.76%) Unix
12 1 (0.38%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (25.86%) DevOps
2 62 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (19.01%) Problem-Solving
4 40 (15.21%) Test Automation
5 37 (14.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 36 (13.69%) MVC
7 30 (11.41%) Analytics
7 30 (11.41%) SDLC
8 29 (11.03%) Software Engineering
9 25 (9.51%) ITIL
9 25 (9.51%) OO
10 24 (9.13%) Scrum
11 22 (8.37%) Web Development
12 20 (7.60%) Microservices
12 20 (7.60%) Unit Testing
13 18 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (6.08%) Mentoring
15 15 (5.70%) Decision-Making
16 13 (4.94%) Multithreading
16 13 (4.94%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 80 (30.42%) C#
2 79 (30.04%) SQL
3 68 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 43 (16.35%) PowerShell
5 35 (13.31%) Python
6 25 (9.51%) Java
7 13 (4.94%) Perl
7 13 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.42%) Go
9 8 (3.04%) Ruby
10 7 (2.66%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.28%) VB
11 6 (2.28%) VB6
11 6 (2.28%) VBScript
12 5 (1.90%) ES6
12 5 (1.90%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.52%) C
13 4 (1.52%) C++
13 4 (1.52%) PHP
14 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (6.08%) Degree
2 9 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.42%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.66%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.90%) CCNA
5 5 (1.90%) MCSA
6 4 (1.52%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.14%) MCSD
8 2 (0.76%) CCNP
8 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.76%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.76%) MCSE
9 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.38%) ISEB
9 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.46%) SLA
2 5 (1.90%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.38%) GDPR
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (19.77%) Active Directory
2 48 (18.25%) Hyper-V
3 32 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (11.03%) Docker
4 29 (11.03%) XenApp
5 6 (2.28%) Firmware
6 4 (1.52%) vSphere
6 4 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.76%) vCloud
8 1 (0.38%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (6.46%) Ansible
1 17 (6.46%) SCCM
2 14 (5.32%) Kubernetes
2 14 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (5.32%) Puppet
3 12 (4.56%) Terraform
4 10 (3.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (2.66%) HP Data Protector
5 7 (2.66%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (2.66%) Packer
6 2 (0.76%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.76%) SCOM
7 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.38%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 130 (49.43%) Microsoft
2 74 (28.14%) VMware
3 39 (14.83%) Citrix
4 22 (8.37%) Oracle
5 21 (7.98%) Google
6 13 (4.94%) CommVault
6 13 (4.94%) Ivanti
7 10 (3.80%) HP
7 10 (3.80%) NetApp
7 10 (3.80%) Symantec
7 10 (3.80%) Veeam
7 10 (3.80%) Zscaler
8 9 (3.42%) Cisco
9 8 (3.04%) Sophos
10 7 (2.66%) Rackspace
11 6 (2.28%) RedGate
12 5 (1.90%) MuleSoft
13 4 (1.52%) JD Edwards
14 3 (1.14%) Aruba
14 3 (1.14%) CheckPoint