The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
London / City of London
Rank 63 121 190
Rank change year-on-year +58 +69  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 203 164 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.06% 2.31% 1.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.16% 19.18% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 186 154 113
Median salary £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.86% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 721 855 759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.40% 12.05% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 670 751 651
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in the City of London

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in the City of London

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in the City of London

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 196 (45.69%) Microsoft
1 196 (45.69%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (34.73%) .NET
4 145 (33.80%) SQL
5 139 (32.40%) SQL Server
6 128 (29.84%) Windows
7 120 (27.97%) C#
8 107 (24.94%) DevOps
9 79 (18.41%) Office 365
9 79 (18.41%) Windows Server
10 77 (17.95%) Finance
11 76 (17.72%) Active Directory
12 75 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
12 75 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
13 74 (17.25%) JavaScript
13 74 (17.25%) VMware
14 70 (16.32%) Linux
15 67 (15.62%) Oracle
16 65 (15.15%) Scrum
17 62 (14.45%) T-SQL
17 62 (14.45%) Data Warehouse
18 59 (13.75%) MS Excel
18 59 (13.75%) Web Services
19 58 (13.52%) TOGAF
20 57 (13.29%) PowerShell
21 56 (13.05%) Degree
22 55 (12.82%) Puppet
23 53 (12.35%) AngularJS
24 50 (11.66%) MVC

Microsoft Azure
Top Related 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 39 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 36 (8.39%) IIS
3 23 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 22 (5.13%) Apache
4 22 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (4.66%) JBoss
5 20 (4.66%) OpenStack
6 19 (4.43%) Apache Spark
7 15 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (3.50%) Skype for Business
8 14 (3.26%) Apache Solr
8 14 (3.26%) MS Exchange
8 14 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 14 (3.26%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (2.33%) Jetty
11 9 (2.10%) NServiceBus
12 7 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 59 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.47%) HipChat
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.70%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.47%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) HFM
4 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 196 (45.69%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (18.41%) Office 365
3 44 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (6.99%) IaaS
5 28 (6.53%) PaaS
6 27 (6.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 25 (5.83%) SaaS
8 15 (3.50%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (1.86%) GitHub
10 7 (1.63%) Data Lake Analytics
10 7 (1.63%) IBM Cloud
11 6 (1.40%) Bluemix
11 6 (1.40%) Heroku
12 5 (1.17%) TestFlight
13 4 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.93%) Datadog
13 4 (0.93%) G Suite
14 3 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.29%) Firewall
2 21 (4.90%) VPN
3 16 (3.73%) DNS
4 15 (3.50%) Skype
5 14 (3.26%) SAN
6 12 (2.80%) DHCP
7 10 (2.33%) TCP/IP
8 9 (2.10%) FTP
9 8 (1.86%) HTTP
9 8 (1.86%) Network Security
9 8 (1.86%) WAN
10 7 (1.63%) LAN
11 6 (1.40%) Ethernet
11 6 (1.40%) Internet
11 6 (1.40%) MPLS
11 6 (1.40%) VoIP
12 5 (1.17%) BGP
13 4 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.93%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (32.40%) SQL Server
2 62 (14.45%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (11.19%) Big Data
4 41 (9.56%) NoSQL
5 39 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
5 39 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (8.62%) Power BI
7 36 (8.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (7.93%) MongoDB
9 32 (7.46%) Hadoop
10 31 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (6.53%) SQL Server 2016
11 28 (6.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (6.29%) MySQL
12 27 (6.29%) Relational Database
13 22 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
14 18 (4.20%) Data Mining
14 18 (4.20%) Redis
15 17 (3.96%) Couchbase
16 16 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (10.49%) Visual Studio
2 37 (8.62%) Git (software)
3 33 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (6.06%) TeamCity
5 23 (5.36%) Jenkins
6 22 (5.13%) JIRA
7 13 (3.03%) Travis CI
8 12 (2.80%) NUnit
8 12 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (1.86%) SpecFlow
9 8 (1.86%) Subversion
10 5 (1.17%) Selenium
11 4 (0.93%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.93%) GoCD
11 4 (0.93%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.70%) AppScan
12 3 (0.70%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.70%) Burp Suite
12 3 (0.70%) NuGet
General
1 77 (17.95%) Finance
2 35 (8.16%) Banking
2 35 (8.16%) Legal
3 28 (6.53%) Retail
4 15 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.17%) Investment Banking
6 4 (0.93%) Advertising
7 3 (0.70%) Billing
7 3 (0.70%) Front Office
7 3 (0.70%) Games
7 3 (0.70%) Law
7 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.47%) Marketing
8 2 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (23.54%) Developer
2 82 (19.11%) Architect
3 46 (10.72%) .NET Developer
3 46 (10.72%) Consultant
4 45 (10.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 41 (9.56%) C# Developer
6 34 (7.93%) Senior Developer
7 30 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (6.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 27 (6.29%) Windows Engineer
10 25 (5.83%) Azure Engineer
10 25 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (5.59%) Analyst
11 24 (5.59%) Cloud Architect
12 20 (4.66%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 20 (4.66%) Infrastructure Architect
13 18 (4.20%) Technical Architect
14 17 (3.96%) Senior .NET Developer
15 16 (3.73%) Microsoft BI Consultant
15 16 (3.73%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (34.73%) .NET
2 59 (13.75%) Web Services
3 53 (12.35%) AngularJS
4 48 (11.19%) ASP.NET
5 47 (10.96%) CSS
6 42 (9.79%) WCF
7 39 (9.09%) HTML
8 37 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 33 (7.69%) REST
10 32 (7.46%) jQuery
11 30 (6.99%) .NET Framework
11 30 (6.99%) WPF
12 26 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (5.36%) MDX
13 23 (5.36%) RESTful
14 22 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (5.13%) SOAP
15 19 (4.43%) React
16 18 (4.20%) JSON
16 18 (4.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 42 (9.79%) Data Centre
3 28 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.36%) Public Cloud
5 18 (4.20%) Fintech
6 15 (3.50%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.50%) N-Tier
7 12 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.33%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.86%) Blog
10 8 (1.86%) Clustering
11 7 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.40%) IVR
13 5 (1.17%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.17%) User Experience
14 4 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.70%) Blackberry
15 3 (0.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 128 (29.84%) Windows
2 79 (18.41%) Windows Server
3 70 (16.32%) Linux
4 36 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (7.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (5.59%) Apple iOS
7 21 (4.90%) Windows 10
8 19 (4.43%) Android
9 12 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.56%) Ubuntu
11 9 (2.10%) Unix
12 7 (1.63%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.70%) CentOS
14 3 (0.70%) Debian
14 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.23%) CoreOS
16 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.23%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (24.94%) DevOps
3 75 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
3 75 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
4 65 (15.15%) Scrum
5 58 (13.52%) TOGAF
6 50 (11.66%) MVC
7 48 (11.19%) TDD
8 46 (10.72%) SOA
9 35 (8.16%) Analytics
10 34 (7.93%) E-Commerce
11 33 (7.69%) Presales
12 31 (7.23%) ITIL
12 31 (7.23%) Kanban
13 29 (6.76%) Mentoring
14 28 (6.53%) CRM
14 28 (6.53%) Zachman Framework
15 27 (6.29%) Migration
15 27 (6.29%) SOLID
16 26 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 145 (33.80%) SQL
2 120 (27.97%) C#
3 74 (17.25%) JavaScript
4 62 (14.45%) T-SQL
5 57 (13.29%) PowerShell
6 45 (10.49%) Python
7 41 (9.56%) Java
8 28 (6.53%) VBA
9 24 (5.59%) Bash Shell
10 22 (5.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 18 (4.20%) Perl
11 18 (4.20%) Ruby
12 15 (3.50%) PHP
13 12 (2.80%) Go
13 12 (2.80%) R
14 11 (2.56%) TypeScript
15 10 (2.33%) Shell Script
16 9 (2.10%) Scala
17 8 (1.86%) VB.NET
18 5 (1.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 56 (13.05%) Degree
2 45 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (5.83%) MCSE
4 14 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.10%) ISEB
6 7 (1.63%) EMC Certification
7 6 (1.40%) CCNA
7 6 (1.40%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.17%) CCNP
8 5 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.17%) MCP
9 4 (0.93%) CISSP
10 3 (0.70%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.70%) CISA
10 3 (0.70%) CISM
10 3 (0.70%) CSSLP
10 3 (0.70%) MCPD
10 3 (0.70%) MCTS
10 3 (0.70%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.03%) QA
2 5 (1.17%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.47%) COBIT
4 2 (0.47%) GCP
4 2 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (17.72%) Active Directory
2 43 (10.02%) Docker
3 42 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.80%) XenApp
6 8 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.17%) LXC
7 5 (1.17%) Varnish
7 5 (1.17%) vSphere
8 4 (0.93%) HDFS
9 3 (0.70%) vCloud
9 3 (0.70%) XenServer
10 2 (0.47%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.23%) Samba
11 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 55 (12.82%) Puppet
2 48 (11.19%) Ansible
3 45 (10.49%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (7.23%) SCCM
5 11 (2.56%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.33%) Salt
7 9 (2.10%) Kibana
7 9 (2.10%) logstash
7 9 (2.10%) Terraform
8 8 (1.86%) AirWatch
9 6 (1.40%) Nessus
10 5 (1.17%) Mesos
11 3 (0.70%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.70%) HP Fortify
11 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.70%) WebInspect
12 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.47%) Rancher
Vendors
1 196 (45.69%) Microsoft
2 74 (17.25%) VMware
3 67 (15.62%) Oracle
4 37 (8.62%) Tableau
5 35 (8.16%) Google
6 28 (6.53%) Cisco
7 27 (6.29%) Citrix
8 14 (3.26%) IBM
9 13 (3.03%) Splunk
10 11 (2.56%) New Relic
11 10 (2.33%) HP
12 9 (2.10%) EMC
12 9 (2.10%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.63%) Intel Security
13 7 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (1.63%) SAP
14 6 (1.40%) Software AG
15 5 (1.17%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.17%) Palo Alto
15 5 (1.17%) SaltStack
City, London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Octopus Investments
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Training, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Health, Pension and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum Up to £85K (neg) + 15% bonus + excellent ben
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lebara
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits + Projects
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 + Benefits including bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago