Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 4 4 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Azure 1,690 1,147 970
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 21.07% 21.38% 15.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.65% 47.20% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,320 1,046 862
10th Percentile £47,632 £47,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,875 £103,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% -3.57%

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,404 2,430 2,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.44% 45.29% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,780 2,219 2,055
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £69,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.07% +2.22%
75th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £101,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in the City of London

Azure
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in the City of London.

Salary trend for Azure in the City of London

Azure
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure in the City of London

Azure
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the City of London region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge +1 9 £85,000 +6.25%
Moorgate - 9 £95,000 -
Azure
Central London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Azure.

1 665 (39.35%) DevOps
2 655 (38.76%) Agile
3 653 (38.64%) AWS
4 581 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 521 (30.83%) SQL
6 443 (26.21%) Finance
7 384 (22.72%) Social Skills
8 376 (22.25%) .NET
8 376 (22.25%) C#
9 340 (20.12%) SQL Server
10 322 (19.05%) Azure DevOps
11 313 (18.52%) Python
12 304 (17.99%) CI/CD
13 277 (16.39%) GCP
14 276 (16.33%) Java
15 262 (15.50%) JavaScript
16 245 (14.50%) Microservices
17 236 (13.96%) Windows
18 225 (13.31%) Terraform
19 215 (12.72%) Microsoft 365
20 212 (12.54%) Kubernetes
21 207 (12.25%) Software Engineering
22 205 (12.13%) Analytics
23 202 (11.95%) React
24 198 (11.72%) Power Platform
25 192 (11.36%) Git (software)
26 189 (11.18%) Scrum
27 181 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
28 177 (10.47%) Docker
29 176 (10.41%) Serverless

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 82 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 69 (4.08%) Confluence
3 36 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 31 (1.83%) IIS
5 29 (1.72%) Umbraco
6 23 (1.36%) CMS
7 21 (1.24%) Tomcat
8 19 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (0.89%) MS Exchange
10 14 (0.83%) Apache
10 14 (0.83%) Headless CMS
11 13 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 13 (0.77%) Drupal
12 12 (0.71%) JBoss
13 9 (0.53%) SAS
14 6 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
14 6 (0.36%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.36%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 34 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 23 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.30%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.12%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.12%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.12%) Relativity
4 2 (0.12%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 2 (0.12%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.059%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.059%) Fidessa
5 1 (0.059%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.059%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.059%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.059%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 653 (38.64%) AWS
2 322 (19.05%) Azure DevOps
3 277 (16.39%) GCP
4 215 (12.72%) Microsoft 365
5 198 (11.72%) Power Platform
6 176 (10.41%) Serverless
7 109 (6.45%) SaaS
8 96 (5.68%) PaaS
9 92 (5.44%) Azure Active Directory
10 82 (4.85%) Azure Data Factory
11 70 (4.14%) Azure Service Bus
12 61 (3.61%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 60 (3.55%) Azure Functions
14 52 (3.08%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 46 (2.72%) Snowflake
16 43 (2.54%) IaaS
17 41 (2.43%) Dynamics 365
18 37 (2.19%) PowerApps
19 34 (2.01%) Azure Sentinel
20 32 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 104 (6.15%) Firewall
2 69 (4.08%) WAN
3 60 (3.55%) DNS
4 54 (3.20%) LAN
5 41 (2.43%) TCP/IP
6 37 (2.19%) Network Security
6 37 (2.19%) VPN
7 33 (1.95%) Wireless
8 30 (1.78%) DHCP
9 20 (1.18%) MPLS
10 16 (0.95%) BGP
10 16 (0.95%) OSPF
11 13 (0.77%) SD-WAN
12 12 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (0.71%) SMTP
13 11 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
15 8 (0.47%) Internet
15 8 (0.47%) SSL
15 8 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (20.12%) SQL Server
2 164 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
3 163 (9.64%) Power BI
4 123 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 111 (6.57%) NoSQL
6 110 (6.51%) Data Lake
7 82 (4.85%) Relational Database
8 74 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 66 (3.91%) Big Data
10 58 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
11 52 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 48 (2.84%) Azure SQL Database
13 47 (2.78%) Tableau
14 37 (2.19%) MongoDB
15 34 (2.01%) DynamoDB
15 34 (2.01%) Metadata
16 26 (1.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 24 (1.42%) Hadoop
18 20 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
18 20 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 192 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 129 (7.63%) JIRA
3 92 (5.44%) Jenkins
4 91 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 65 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 61 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 58 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 53 (3.14%) Selenium
9 42 (2.49%) SonarQube
10 35 (2.07%) Maven
11 32 (1.89%) SpecFlow
12 29 (1.72%) Postman
13 27 (1.60%) Visual Studio
14 26 (1.54%) GitLab
15 19 (1.12%) Artifactory
16 18 (1.07%) Cucumber
17 15 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
17 15 (0.89%) Subversion
18 14 (0.83%) Bitbucket
18 14 (0.83%) JUnit
General
1 443 (26.21%) Finance
2 384 (22.72%) Social Skills
3 130 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (4.08%) Law
5 65 (3.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 58 (3.43%) Banking
7 54 (3.20%) Presentation Skills
8 46 (2.72%) Public Sector
9 44 (2.60%) Legal
9 44 (2.60%) Retail
10 42 (2.49%) Advertising
11 37 (2.19%) Marketing
12 36 (2.13%) Front Office
13 23 (1.36%) Games
14 22 (1.30%) Back Office
14 22 (1.30%) Influencing Skills
15 17 (1.01%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.89%) Documentation Skills
16 15 (0.89%) Organisational Skills
17 10 (0.59%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 383 (22.66%) Developer
2 191 (11.30%) Analyst
3 159 (9.41%) Architect
4 118 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
5 112 (6.63%) Senior Developer
6 107 (6.33%) .NET Developer
7 93 (5.50%) Azure Engineer
8 91 (5.38%) Data Engineer
9 90 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
10 88 (5.21%) Software Engineer
11 65 (3.85%) Technical Leader
12 62 (3.67%) Software Developer
13 61 (3.61%) C# Developer
14 59 (3.49%) Cloud Engineer
15 50 (2.96%) Consultant
16 48 (2.84%) Cloud Architect
17 41 (2.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
17 41 (2.43%) Data Analyst
18 39 (2.31%) Azure Developer
18 39 (2.31%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (22.25%) .NET
2 202 (11.95%) React
3 135 (7.99%) .NET Core
4 134 (7.93%) HTML
5 132 (7.81%) CSS
6 118 (6.98%) AngularJS
7 112 (6.63%) .NET Framework
8 81 (4.79%) REST
9 69 (4.08%) Entity Framework
10 68 (4.02%) Spring
11 66 (3.91%) Node.js
12 61 (3.61%) RESTful
13 60 (3.55%) Spring Boot
14 59 (3.49%) ASP.NET
15 58 (3.43%) Kafka
16 42 (2.49%) HTML5
17 41 (2.43%) JSON
18 40 (2.37%) jQuery
18 40 (2.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 38 (2.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 105 (6.21%) Public Cloud
2 84 (4.97%) Data Centre
3 76 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
4 44 (2.60%) Cloud Native
5 38 (2.25%) Cyberattack
5 38 (2.25%) Data Structures
6 36 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
7 33 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 28 (1.66%) User Experience
9 26 (1.54%) Algorithms
10 25 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
11 19 (1.12%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.07%) Derivative
13 16 (0.95%) IoT
13 16 (0.95%) SWIFT
14 15 (0.89%) Cyber Defence
15 14 (0.83%) Cybercrime
16 13 (0.77%) Blockchain
16 13 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 236 (13.96%) Windows
2 116 (6.86%) Linux
3 68 (4.02%) Android
4 65 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 60 (3.55%) Apple iOS
6 40 (2.37%) Unix
7 37 (2.19%) Windows Server 2016
8 36 (2.13%) Windows 10
8 36 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.77%) Windows Server 2019
10 7 (0.41%) CentOS
11 5 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.30%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.18%) HPUX
12 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.059%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.059%) Solaris
14 1 (0.059%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (39.35%) DevOps
2 655 (38.76%) Agile
3 304 (17.99%) CI/CD
4 245 (14.50%) Microservices
5 207 (12.25%) Software Engineering
6 205 (12.13%) Analytics
7 189 (11.18%) Scrum
8 181 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 167 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
10 162 (9.59%) TDD
11 150 (8.88%) Infrastructure as Code
12 143 (8.46%) Data Modelling
13 140 (8.28%) ETL
14 134 (7.93%) Unit Testing
15 132 (7.81%) Test Automation
16 121 (7.16%) Cybersecurity
17 120 (7.10%) Full Stack Development
18 117 (6.92%) Migration
19 112 (6.63%) SDLC
20 111 (6.57%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 521 (30.83%) SQL
2 376 (22.25%) C#
3 313 (18.52%) Python
4 276 (16.33%) Java
5 262 (15.50%) JavaScript
6 159 (9.41%) PowerShell
7 122 (7.22%) T-SQL
8 75 (4.44%) TypeScript
9 44 (2.60%) C++
10 36 (2.13%) Bash
11 28 (1.66%) Go
12 27 (1.60%) Scala
13 23 (1.36%) C
14 17 (1.01%) PHP
15 13 (0.77%) Kotlin
16 12 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 11 (0.65%) Ruby
18 10 (0.59%) R
19 9 (0.53%) PL/SQL
20 8 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 152 (8.99%) Degree
2 64 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 60 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 47 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (2.43%) SC Cleared
7 40 (2.37%) CCNP
8 32 (1.89%) Master's Degree
9 27 (1.60%) CCIE
10 26 (1.54%) CCNA
11 18 (1.07%) CISSP
12 16 (0.95%) CISM
13 13 (0.77%) CISA
13 13 (0.77%) TOGAF Certification
14 12 (0.71%) MCSD
15 10 (0.59%) MCSE
16 9 (0.53%) MCSA
16 9 (0.53%) OSCP
17 8 (0.47%) MCITP
18 7 (0.41%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (6.98%) QA
2 55 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 38 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (2.01%) SLA
5 33 (1.95%) GDPR
6 27 (1.60%) NIST
7 13 (0.77%) GRC
8 12 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 7 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.36%) Accessibility
12 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.12%) IFRS
14 1 (0.059%) COBIT
14 1 (0.059%) IFRS 17
14 1 (0.059%) MiFID
14 1 (0.059%) NIST 800
14 1 (0.059%) SOC 2
14 1 (0.059%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.059%) WCAG
System Software
1 177 (10.47%) Docker
2 166 (9.82%) Active Directory
3 55 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.01%) VMware NSX
5 15 (0.89%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.59%) XenApp
7 9 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.36%) vSphere
10 5 (0.30%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.24%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.24%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.059%) Firmware
14 1 (0.059%) LXC
14 1 (0.059%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.059%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 225 (13.31%) Terraform
2 212 (12.54%) Kubernetes
3 73 (4.32%) Ansible
4 63 (3.73%) SCCM
5 48 (2.84%) Microsoft Intune
6 27 (1.60%) Puppet
7 23 (1.36%) SCOM
8 20 (1.18%) SCSM
9 17 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (0.41%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 7 (0.41%) CASB
12 6 (0.36%) FortiGate
12 6 (0.36%) Grafana
12 6 (0.36%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.30%) Kibana
13 5 (0.30%) Nessus
14 4 (0.24%) AirWatch
14 4 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
14 4 (0.24%) Packer
Vendors
1 581 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 91 (5.38%) Oracle
3 89 (5.27%) VMware
4 75 (4.44%) Google
5 74 (4.38%) Databricks
6 69 (4.08%) Cisco
7 62 (3.67%) Adobe
8 50 (2.96%) Citrix
9 48 (2.84%) Apple
10 41 (2.43%) Palo Alto
10 41 (2.43%) Xamarin
11 32 (1.89%) IBM
11 32 (1.89%) Informatica
12 31 (1.83%) CheckPoint
13 28 (1.66%) F5
14 24 (1.42%) Fortinet
15 18 (1.07%) New Relic
16 17 (1.01%) ServiceNow
17 16 (0.95%) Dell
17 16 (0.95%) Salesforce.com