Period
to 18 July 2018

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 July 2018 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 58 85
Rank change year-on-year +21 +27 +73
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 273 206 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.68% 5.49% 2.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.83% 36.14% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 197 180 101
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,375 £61,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year +10.53% -3.55% +9.44%

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 762 570 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.65% 15.18% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 525 449 335
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,950 £31,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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 +16 179 £50,000 +11.11% 31
Peterborough +7 62 £50,000 +53.85% 3
Huntingdon -6 5 £55,000 +22.22%
St Neots -12 2 £50,000 +1.01% 1
Microsoft Azure
East of England

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

1 154 (56.41%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (44.32%) SQL Server
3 112 (41.03%) Microsoft
4 110 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (37.73%) .NET
6 91 (33.33%) C#
7 88 (32.23%) JavaScript
8 75 (27.47%) Windows
9 70 (25.64%) Python
10 63 (23.08%) Linux
11 61 (22.34%) VMware
12 59 (21.61%) PowerShell
13 56 (20.51%) DevOps
13 56 (20.51%) MVC
14 55 (20.15%) ASP.NET
15 54 (19.78%) Ruby
15 54 (19.78%) MongoDB
16 52 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
16 52 (19.05%) Finance
16 52 (19.05%) Active Directory
17 51 (18.68%) SQL
17 51 (18.68%) Test Automation
17 51 (18.68%) Analytics
18 49 (17.95%) TDD
19 46 (16.85%) Software Engineering
20 45 (16.48%) Load Balancing
20 45 (16.48%) Citrix
20 45 (16.48%) NoSQL
20 45 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
21 44 (16.12%) Git (software)

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 35 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (7.33%) Apache Spark
3 12 (4.40%) Apache
4 9 (3.30%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.93%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.20%) IIS
7 5 (1.83%) ArcGIS
7 5 (1.83%) ArcSDE
7 5 (1.83%) GeoServer
8 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.73%) nginx
8 2 (0.73%) SAS
8 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.37%) CMS
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.73%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (3.66%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 154 (56.41%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (10.99%) Office 365
3 22 (8.06%) Azure Data Factory
4 15 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.20%) SaaS
7 4 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.10%) GitHub
8 3 (1.10%) PaaS
9 2 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.73%) IaaS
9 2 (0.73%) NuGet
10 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.55%) Firewall
2 36 (13.19%) DNS
3 15 (5.49%) SAN
4 10 (3.66%) HTTP
5 8 (2.93%) Skype
5 8 (2.93%) SMS
6 7 (2.56%) SSL
6 7 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.20%) SSH
8 5 (1.83%) FTP
8 5 (1.83%) Wireless
9 4 (1.47%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.47%) LAN
9 4 (1.47%) NAS
9 4 (1.47%) VoIP
9 4 (1.47%) VPN
9 4 (1.47%) WAN
9 4 (1.47%) WLAN
10 3 (1.10%) DHCP
11 2 (0.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (44.32%) SQL Server
2 54 (19.78%) MongoDB
3 45 (16.48%) NoSQL
4 33 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (12.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (11.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (10.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (9.89%) Power BI
8 25 (9.16%) SQL Server 2016
9 19 (6.96%) Relational Database
10 15 (5.49%) Big Data
11 12 (4.40%) HBase
12 10 (3.66%) Hadoop
13 6 (2.20%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Power View
13 6 (2.20%) PowerPivot
14 5 (1.83%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.83%) GIS
14 5 (1.83%) OLAP
14 5 (1.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 44 (16.12%) Git (software)
2 40 (14.65%) TeamCity
3 37 (13.55%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.23%) Visual Studio
5 16 (5.86%) NUnit
5 16 (5.86%) Subversion
6 12 (4.40%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (3.30%) Vagrant
8 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.10%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.73%) Hudson
10 2 (0.73%) JIRA
11 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.37%) JMeter
11 1 (0.37%) Selenium
11 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
General
1 52 (19.05%) Finance
2 8 (2.93%) Manufacturing
2 8 (2.93%) Retail
3 7 (2.56%) Electronics
4 5 (1.83%) Advertising
5 4 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Law
6 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (35.90%) Developer
2 60 (21.98%) .NET Developer
3 42 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 31 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (10.99%) Software Developer
6 26 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 23 (8.42%) Messaging Developer
8 22 (8.06%) Architect
9 19 (6.96%) Automation Engineer
9 19 (6.96%) C# Developer
10 18 (6.59%) Analyst
11 16 (5.86%) .NET Software Developer
11 16 (5.86%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
12 15 (5.49%) Consultant
12 15 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 14 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
14 13 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 13 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (37.73%) .NET
2 55 (20.15%) ASP.NET
3 45 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (16.12%) WPF
5 39 (14.29%) Node.js
6 36 (13.19%) AngularJS
7 34 (12.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 32 (11.72%) Middleware
9 28 (10.26%) RESTful
9 28 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 26 (9.52%) Web Services
11 24 (8.79%) .NET Framework
11 24 (8.79%) KnockoutJS
11 24 (8.79%) RabbitMQ
12 23 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 23 (8.42%) MSMQ
13 21 (7.69%) REST
14 18 (6.59%) HTML
15 16 (5.86%) CSS
16 13 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.55%) Public Cloud
2 36 (13.19%) Data Centre
3 31 (11.36%) Linux Command Line
4 30 (10.99%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.49%) Data Structures
6 14 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (4.76%) Algorithms
8 12 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (2.93%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.83%) Replication
10 5 (1.83%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.47%) Digital TV
12 3 (1.10%) NHS
13 2 (0.73%) Clustering
13 2 (0.73%) iPhone
13 2 (0.73%) User Experience
13 2 (0.73%) Wiki
14 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
14 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 75 (27.47%) Windows
2 63 (23.08%) Linux
3 30 (10.99%) Unix
4 25 (9.16%) Windows Server
5 21 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.66%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.20%) Android
8 6 (2.20%) VMS
9 4 (1.47%) AIX
10 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.73%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (20.51%) DevOps
2 56 (20.51%) MVC
3 52 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (18.68%) Analytics
4 51 (18.68%) Test Automation
5 49 (17.95%) TDD
6 46 (16.85%) Software Engineering
7 45 (16.48%) Load Balancing
8 44 (16.12%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (14.65%) Mentoring
10 38 (13.92%) OO
11 36 (13.19%) Configuration Management
12 34 (12.45%) Continuous Deployment
13 28 (10.26%) Kanban
13 28 (10.26%) Scrum
14 26 (9.52%) Multithreading
15 25 (9.16%) Unit Testing
15 25 (9.16%) Web Application Development
16 23 (8.42%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 91 (33.33%) C#
2 88 (32.23%) JavaScript
3 70 (25.64%) Python
4 59 (21.61%) PowerShell
5 54 (19.78%) Ruby
6 51 (18.68%) SQL
7 36 (13.19%) Bash Shell
8 26 (9.52%) Java
9 25 (9.16%) F#
10 19 (6.96%) C++
10 19 (6.96%) T-SQL
11 17 (6.23%) Scala
12 8 (2.93%) VBA
13 4 (1.47%) ActionScript
13 4 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
13 4 (1.47%) C
13 4 (1.47%) Perl
13 4 (1.47%) PHP
14 3 (1.10%) R
15 1 (0.37%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 33 (12.09%) Degree
2 17 (6.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (4.76%) CCA
3 13 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
3 13 (4.76%) MCSE
3 13 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.56%) PhD
5 4 (1.47%) CCIE
5 4 (1.47%) CCNA
5 4 (1.47%) CCNP
5 4 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (1.47%) RHCE
5 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.33%) SLA
2 10 (3.66%) QA
3 8 (2.93%) GCP
4 3 (1.10%) PMO
5 2 (0.73%) GDPR
5 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 52 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 42 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (15.02%) Docker
4 30 (10.99%) Virtual Desktop
4 30 (10.99%) Virtual Servers
4 30 (10.99%) vSphere
5 19 (6.96%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.10%) Firmware
6 3 (1.10%) HDFS
7 2 (0.73%) Ceph
7 2 (0.73%) KVM
7 2 (0.73%) Varnish
7 2 (0.73%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.73%) Xen
8 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (13.19%) Ansible
2 30 (10.99%) vCenter Server
2 30 (10.99%) vRealize
3 26 (9.52%) Puppet
4 23 (8.42%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 23 (8.42%) Kibana
4 23 (8.42%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (8.42%) WSUS
5 20 (7.33%) Terraform
6 15 (5.49%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.47%) SCCM
7 4 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.10%) Oozie
9 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.73%) Nessus
9 2 (0.73%) yum
10 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 112 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 61 (22.34%) VMware
3 45 (16.48%) Citrix
4 36 (13.19%) Cisco
5 34 (12.45%) F5
5 34 (12.45%) Fortinet
6 30 (10.99%) AppDynamics
6 30 (10.99%) BMC
6 30 (10.99%) Splunk
6 30 (10.99%) WorldPay
7 21 (7.69%) NetApp
8 19 (6.96%) ServiceNow
9 14 (5.13%) Google
9 14 (5.13%) HP
9 14 (5.13%) Xamarin
10 12 (4.40%) Cognos
11 8 (2.93%) Tableau
12 7 (2.56%) Oracle
13 6 (2.20%) RedGate
14 5 (1.83%) Veeam