Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 54 73
Rank change year-on-year +24 +19 +88
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 273 211 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.35% 5.76% 3.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.60% 39.59% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 195 172 108
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £59,875
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%

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 726 533 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.54% 14.54% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 480 428 311
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,450 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +14 165 £52,500 +13.51% 43
Peterborough +13 85 £50,000 +53.85% 10
Huntingdon -4 2 £38,500 -19.79%
March - 1 £22,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 144 (52.75%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (45.79%) Microsoft
3 123 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (41.76%) SQL Server
5 105 (38.46%) .NET
6 85 (31.14%) C#
7 81 (29.67%) JavaScript
8 69 (25.27%) Python
9 68 (24.91%) Software Engineering
10 65 (23.81%) SQL
11 57 (20.88%) Analytics
12 54 (19.78%) NoSQL
12 54 (19.78%) Finance
13 52 (19.05%) Windows
14 51 (18.68%) Test Automation
15 48 (17.58%) Git (software)
15 48 (17.58%) MongoDB
16 47 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (16.85%) Java
18 43 (15.75%) ASP.NET
18 43 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (15.75%) MVC
18 43 (15.75%) TDD
18 43 (15.75%) PowerShell
18 43 (15.75%) Docker
19 40 (14.65%) DevOps
20 39 (14.29%) Active Directory
21 38 (13.92%) VMware
22 37 (13.55%) Scrum
22 37 (13.55%) Linux

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 27 (9.89%) Apache Spark
2 25 (9.16%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.76%) Apache
4 10 (3.66%) IIS
5 7 (2.56%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.20%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.47%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.37%) CMS
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Connections
9 1 (0.37%) Traefik
Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (3.66%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 144 (52.75%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.16%) Azure Data Factory
2 25 (9.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (8.79%) Office 365
4 20 (7.33%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (6.96%) SaaS
6 8 (2.93%) GitHub
7 7 (2.56%) PaaS
8 6 (2.20%) OpenShift
9 5 (1.83%) Firebase
10 4 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.10%) Data Lake Analytics
12 2 (0.73%) IaaS
12 2 (0.73%) NuGet
12 2 (0.73%) Serverless
12 2 (0.73%) Slack
13 1 (0.37%) G Suite
13 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.06%) DNS
2 15 (5.49%) Firewall
3 10 (3.66%) HTTP
4 8 (2.93%) SAN
4 8 (2.93%) SMS
5 6 (2.20%) SSL
5 6 (2.20%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.83%) FTP
6 5 (1.83%) Skype
7 4 (1.47%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.47%) SSH
8 2 (0.73%) DHCP
8 2 (0.73%) NAS
8 2 (0.73%) Wireless
9 1 (0.37%) IPv6
9 1 (0.37%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.37%) Network Security
9 1 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.37%) VPN
9 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (41.76%) SQL Server
2 54 (19.78%) NoSQL
3 48 (17.58%) MongoDB
4 32 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (11.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (10.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (9.16%) Power BI
8 24 (8.79%) Relational Database
9 16 (5.86%) Big Data
10 14 (5.13%) Hadoop
10 14 (5.13%) HBase
11 13 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
12 10 (3.66%) MySQL
13 8 (2.93%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (2.93%) Data Lake
14 7 (2.56%) Apache Hive
14 7 (2.56%) PowerPivot
14 7 (2.56%) Sqoop
15 6 (2.20%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 48 (17.58%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 27 (9.89%) TeamCity
4 21 (7.69%) NUnit
5 18 (6.59%) Visual Studio
6 14 (5.13%) Selenium
7 10 (3.66%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (3.30%) Subversion
8 9 (3.30%) Vagrant
9 8 (2.93%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.20%) Maven
10 6 (2.20%) SonarQube
11 5 (1.83%) JMeter
11 5 (1.83%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.10%) JIRA
13 2 (0.73%) Ant
13 2 (0.73%) TestRail
14 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.37%) Ranorex
General
1 54 (19.78%) Finance
2 10 (3.66%) Retail
3 7 (2.56%) Advertising
3 7 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.83%) Law
5 4 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Electronics
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 95 (34.80%) Developer
2 52 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 51 (18.68%) .NET Developer
4 33 (12.09%) Software Developer
5 28 (10.26%) Architect
6 25 (9.16%) Consultant
7 21 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 20 (7.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (6.59%) .NET Software Developer
9 18 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (6.59%) C# Software Developer
10 16 (5.86%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (5.49%) Senior Developer
12 14 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 14 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
13 13 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 12 (4.40%) Cloud Engineer
15 11 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
15 11 (4.03%) Messaging Developer
16 10 (3.66%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (38.46%) .NET
2 43 (15.75%) ASP.NET
3 37 (13.55%) Node.js
4 34 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (12.45%) WPF
5 31 (11.36%) Web Services
6 30 (10.99%) AngularJS
7 29 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (9.16%) REST
9 21 (7.69%) Middleware
10 20 (7.33%) .NET Framework
11 19 (6.96%) WCF
12 16 (5.86%) HTML
12 16 (5.86%) RESTful
13 15 (5.49%) JSON
13 15 (5.49%) React
13 15 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (5.13%) Velocity
14 14 (5.13%) WinForms
15 13 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.72%) Public Cloud
2 19 (6.96%) Data Centre
3 18 (6.59%) Algorithms
3 18 (6.59%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.23%) Data Structures
5 16 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (5.49%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.56%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.83%) iPhone
10 4 (1.47%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.47%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.47%) Replication
11 3 (1.10%) NHS
11 3 (1.10%) User Experience
12 2 (0.73%) Clustering
12 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.37%) Life Science
13 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (19.05%) Windows
2 37 (13.55%) Linux
3 16 (5.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.49%) Unix
4 15 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 10 (3.66%) Android
8 4 (1.47%) AIX
8 4 (1.47%) VMS
9 2 (0.73%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (24.91%) Software Engineering
3 57 (20.88%) Analytics
4 51 (18.68%) Test Automation
5 47 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (15.75%) MVC
6 43 (15.75%) TDD
7 40 (14.65%) DevOps
8 37 (13.55%) Scrum
9 35 (12.82%) Machine Learning
9 35 (12.82%) Mentoring
10 30 (10.99%) OO
11 29 (10.62%) Data Science
11 29 (10.62%) ETL
12 28 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 26 (9.52%) SDLC
13 26 (9.52%) Unit Testing
14 24 (8.79%) Data Modelling
14 24 (8.79%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 85 (31.14%) C#
2 81 (29.67%) JavaScript
3 69 (25.27%) Python
4 65 (23.81%) SQL
5 46 (16.85%) Java
6 43 (15.75%) PowerShell
7 27 (9.89%) Ruby
8 24 (8.79%) Bash Shell
9 21 (7.69%) C++
10 20 (7.33%) Scala
11 17 (6.23%) T-SQL
12 12 (4.40%) F#
13 8 (2.93%) R
14 5 (1.83%) Kotlin
15 4 (1.47%) ActionScript
15 4 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
15 4 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 4 (1.47%) PHP
16 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (8.79%) Degree
2 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (2.93%) CCA
3 8 (2.93%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (2.93%) MCSE
4 7 (2.56%) PhD
5 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.37%) CISA
7 1 (0.37%) CISSP
7 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.16%) QA
2 14 (5.13%) SLA
3 3 (1.10%) PMO
4 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) RMADS
System Software
1 43 (15.75%) Docker
2 39 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 23 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (6.96%) Hyper-V
5 15 (5.49%) Virtual Desktop
5 15 (5.49%) Virtual Servers
5 15 (5.49%) vSphere
6 8 (2.93%) Firmware
7 7 (2.56%) HDFS
8 2 (0.73%) KVM
8 2 (0.73%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.73%) Xen
9 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (10.26%) Ansible
2 25 (9.16%) Puppet
3 19 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (5.86%) vRealize
5 15 (5.49%) vCenter Server
6 11 (4.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 11 (4.03%) Kibana
6 11 (4.03%) WSUS
7 10 (3.66%) Terraform
8 8 (2.93%) NetBackup
9 7 (2.56%) Oozie
10 5 (1.83%) Kubernetes
11 4 (1.47%) SCCM
12 2 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (0.37%) SCOM
13 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
13 1 (0.37%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 125 (45.79%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.92%) VMware
3 28 (10.26%) Citrix
4 22 (8.06%) Google
5 20 (7.33%) Xamarin
6 17 (6.23%) Cisco
7 15 (5.49%) AppDynamics
7 15 (5.49%) BMC
7 15 (5.49%) F5
7 15 (5.49%) Fortinet
7 15 (5.49%) Splunk
7 15 (5.49%) WorldPay
8 12 (4.40%) Cognos
8 12 (4.40%) NetApp
9 10 (3.66%) ServiceNow
10 9 (3.30%) HP
10 9 (3.30%) Tableau
11 8 (2.93%) Oracle
12 7 (2.56%) CA
12 7 (2.56%) Hortonworks