Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 55 67
Rank change year-on-year +30 +12 +58
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 261 224 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.30% 5.29% 4.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.17% 35.11% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 190 177 125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.36% -6.32%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 634 638 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.17% 15.05% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 439 474 285
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.36% +3.49%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 January 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 24 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 +20 139 £52,500 +10.53% 40
Peterborough +10 66 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Huntingdon +5 21 £45,000 -8.16% 2
March - 1 £22,000 -
Ely - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 136 (52.11%) Microsoft
2 127 (48.66%) Amazon AWS
3 104 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (29.89%) SQL
5 75 (28.74%) SQL Server
6 65 (24.90%) .NET
7 59 (22.61%) JavaScript
8 56 (21.46%) Windows
9 55 (21.07%) C#
10 48 (18.39%) Python
10 48 (18.39%) Software Engineering
11 47 (18.01%) ITIL
12 43 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
12 43 (16.48%) Node.js
13 42 (16.09%) Test Automation
14 41 (15.71%) SaaS
14 41 (15.71%) VMware
15 40 (15.33%) Git (software)
16 39 (14.94%) Finance
16 39 (14.94%) Java
17 38 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (14.18%) Active Directory
19 36 (13.79%) MongoDB
20 34 (13.03%) Analytics
21 32 (12.26%) IaaS
21 32 (12.26%) ASP.NET
22 31 (11.88%) PowerShell
23 30 (11.49%) DevOps
23 30 (11.49%) Scrum
24 29 (11.11%) MVC

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 20 (7.66%) ExpressionEngine
1 20 (7.66%) WordPress
2 16 (6.13%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.60%) IIS
4 11 (4.21%) Apache Spark
5 9 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.68%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.30%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.92%) Apache
9 5 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.15%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.77%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.38%) Drupal
13 1 (0.38%) IBM Connections
13 1 (0.38%) JBoss
13 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.07%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (2.68%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 127 (48.66%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (15.71%) SaaS
3 32 (12.26%) IaaS
4 25 (9.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (9.20%) Office 365
6 14 (5.36%) Azure Data Factory
7 12 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (3.45%) GitHub
8 9 (3.45%) OpenShift
9 8 (3.07%) Firebase
10 7 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (2.68%) PaaS
11 4 (1.53%) G Suite
11 4 (1.53%) Serverless
12 3 (1.15%) Data Lake Analytics
12 3 (1.15%) Slack
13 2 (0.77%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.77%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.38%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.05%) Internet
2 17 (6.51%) DNS
3 14 (5.36%) DHCP
4 12 (4.60%) Firewall
5 9 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.68%) NetScaler
7 6 (2.30%) VPN
8 5 (1.92%) VLAN
8 5 (1.92%) VoIP
9 4 (1.53%) LAN
9 4 (1.53%) WAN
9 4 (1.53%) Wireless
10 3 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.77%) AMQP
11 2 (0.77%) MQTT
12 1 (0.38%) HTTP
12 1 (0.38%) IPv6
12 1 (0.38%) Network Security
12 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (28.74%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 29 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 24 (9.20%) NoSQL
5 20 (7.66%) MySQL
6 19 (7.28%) Power BI
7 15 (5.75%) Big Data
7 15 (5.75%) Data Lake
7 15 (5.75%) Hadoop
8 14 (5.36%) Relational Database
8 14 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.68%) Cosmos DB
11 7 (2.68%) InterBase
11 7 (2.68%) SAP HANA
12 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 40 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 24 (9.20%) Visual Studio
4 19 (7.28%) NUnit
5 18 (6.90%) Selenium
6 12 (4.60%) Cucumber
6 12 (4.60%) JIRA
6 12 (4.60%) Maven
7 9 (3.45%) SonarQube
8 7 (2.68%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.92%) Ant
10 4 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.15%) Gradle
11 3 (1.15%) JMeter
11 3 (1.15%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.15%) TestRail
12 2 (0.77%) CF BOSH
12 2 (0.77%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.38%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (14.94%) Finance
2 21 (8.05%) Publishing
3 16 (6.13%) Retail
4 5 (1.92%) Advertising
5 3 (1.15%) Law
5 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.77%) German Language
6 2 (0.77%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (29.89%) Developer
2 28 (10.73%) .NET Developer
3 27 (10.34%) Software Developer
4 26 (9.96%) Software Engineer
5 22 (8.43%) C# Developer
6 20 (7.66%) Incident Manager
6 20 (7.66%) Security Incident Manager
6 20 (7.66%) Security Manager
7 19 (7.28%) Architect
7 19 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (7.28%) C# Software Developer
7 19 (7.28%) Consultant
8 18 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
9 15 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (4.98%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (4.98%) Support Engineer
11 12 (4.60%) Test Engineer
12 11 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (4.21%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (24.90%) .NET
2 43 (16.48%) Node.js
3 32 (12.26%) ASP.NET
4 25 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (9.20%) Web Services
6 23 (8.81%) AngularJS
7 20 (7.66%) WCF
8 18 (6.90%) REST
9 17 (6.51%) WPF
10 16 (6.13%) React
11 15 (5.75%) WinForms
12 14 (5.36%) HTML
12 14 (5.36%) Velocity
13 13 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (4.98%) CSS
13 13 (4.98%) Spring
14 12 (4.60%) .NET Framework
15 11 (4.21%) Kafka
15 11 (4.21%) TensorFlow
16 9 (3.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.43%) Algorithms
2 20 (7.66%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (4.21%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.45%) Cloud Native
4 9 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.07%) Animation
5 8 (3.07%) Photography
6 5 (1.92%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.53%) EMC VNX
7 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.15%) CESG
8 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.15%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.15%) iPhone
8 3 (1.15%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.15%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.15%) Smart City
8 3 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (21.46%) Windows
2 26 (9.96%) Windows Server
3 19 (7.28%) Linux
4 15 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.45%) Android
7 7 (2.68%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.30%) Data ONTAP
8 6 (2.30%) Debian
9 5 (1.92%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.39%) Software Engineering
3 47 (18.01%) ITIL
4 43 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (16.09%) Test Automation
6 38 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (13.03%) Analytics
8 30 (11.49%) DevOps
8 30 (11.49%) Scrum
9 29 (11.11%) MVC
10 25 (9.58%) Machine Learning
10 25 (9.58%) SDLC
11 23 (8.81%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (8.43%) Mentoring
12 22 (8.43%) Unit Testing
13 21 (8.05%) Data Modelling
13 21 (8.05%) Microservices
13 21 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (8.05%) Workflow
14 20 (7.66%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (29.89%) SQL
2 59 (22.61%) JavaScript
3 55 (21.07%) C#
4 48 (18.39%) Python
5 39 (14.94%) Java
6 31 (11.88%) PowerShell
7 16 (6.13%) Bash Shell
7 16 (6.13%) PHP
8 10 (3.83%) C++
9 9 (3.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 9 (3.45%) Kotlin
10 7 (2.68%) R
10 7 (2.68%) Scala
10 7 (2.68%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.53%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.15%) Ruby
12 3 (1.15%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.77%) Perl
13 2 (0.77%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.77%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (9.58%) CISSP
2 24 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (8.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 20 (7.66%) CCSP
4 20 (7.66%) CEH
4 20 (7.66%) CISM
4 20 (7.66%) SANS
4 20 (7.66%) SSCP
5 15 (5.75%) Degree
6 12 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (3.07%) ISEB
8 8 (3.07%) ISTQB
8 8 (3.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (2.68%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.53%) LPIC
12 4 (1.53%) MCP
12 4 (1.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.58%) QA
2 11 (4.21%) SLA
3 3 (1.15%) GDPR
4 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 37 (14.18%) Active Directory
2 29 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 25 (9.58%) Docker
4 24 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (3.83%) XenApp
7 7 (2.68%) Firmware
8 6 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.92%) HDFS
10 4 (1.53%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.15%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.38%) KVM
12 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (10.73%) Puppet
2 24 (9.20%) Ansible
3 14 (5.36%) Kubernetes
4 13 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (3.83%) SCCM
6 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (2.30%) Backup Exec
7 6 (2.30%) SCOM
7 6 (2.30%) SCVMM
7 6 (2.30%) vCenter Server
8 5 (1.92%) Oozie
9 4 (1.53%) SCOrch
9 4 (1.53%) vRealize
9 4 (1.53%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 3 (1.15%) WSUS
11 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.77%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 136 (52.11%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.71%) VMware
3 25 (9.58%) Google
4 21 (8.05%) Oracle
5 15 (5.75%) Citrix
6 10 (3.83%) Cognizant
6 10 (3.83%) HP
6 10 (3.83%) NetApp
7 9 (3.45%) Xamarin
8 7 (2.68%) JD Edwards
8 7 (2.68%) SAP
9 6 (2.30%) Dell
9 6 (2.30%) Nimble Storage
9 6 (2.30%) Tableau
9 6 (2.30%) Veeam
10 5 (1.92%) CA
10 5 (1.92%) Databricks
10 5 (1.92%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.53%) EMC
11 4 (1.53%) Red Hat