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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 108 190
Rank change year-on-year +71 +82  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 298 170 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.79% 2.70% 1.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.85% 20.96% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 247 152 102
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £81,900 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 966 811 808
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 18.77% 12.89% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 842 718 696
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 235 (47.00%) Microsoft
2 218 (43.60%) SQL
3 199 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (39.80%) Amazon AWS
4 187 (37.40%) SQL Server
5 166 (33.20%) .NET
6 146 (29.20%) Windows
7 144 (28.80%) C#
8 130 (26.00%) DevOps
9 125 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 116 (23.20%) Finance
11 103 (20.60%) Scrum
12 97 (19.40%) JavaScript
13 94 (18.80%) Web Services
14 92 (18.40%) TDD
15 90 (18.00%) Active Directory
16 89 (17.80%) VMware
17 85 (17.00%) Office 365
18 81 (16.20%) Business Intelligence
19 78 (15.60%) Git (software)
20 76 (15.20%) Windows Server
21 75 (15.00%) Degree
22 73 (14.60%) AngularJS
22 73 (14.60%) NoSQL
23 72 (14.40%) Visual Studio
24 70 (14.00%) CSS
24 70 (14.00%) MVC
25 69 (13.80%) Software Engineering
26 68 (13.60%) Linux
27 66 (13.20%) Data Warehouse

Microsoft 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 40 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.60%) IIS
2 38 (7.60%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.60%) OpenStack
3 23 (4.60%) Tomcat
4 21 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (4.00%) Apache Spark
6 17 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (3.00%) Apache
8 15 (3.00%) Confluence
8 15 (3.00%) Skype for Business
9 14 (2.80%) Apache Solr
10 13 (2.60%) WebSphere
11 12 (2.40%) JBoss
11 12 (2.40%) Jetty
11 12 (2.40%) WebLogic
12 11 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.40%) HipChat
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Eloqua
2 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.80%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.60%) HFM
3 3 (0.60%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 199 (39.80%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (17.00%) Office 365
3 52 (10.40%) Cloud Computing
4 35 (7.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 30 (6.00%) PaaS
6 29 (5.80%) IaaS
7 24 (4.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (4.40%) SaaS
9 16 (3.20%) TestFlight
10 10 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (1.80%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.60%) Azure Machine Learning
12 8 (1.60%) GitHub
13 7 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
14 6 (1.20%) OneDrive
15 5 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 4 (0.80%) G Suite
16 4 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (10.00%) Firewall
2 27 (5.40%) SAN
3 24 (4.80%) DNS
3 24 (4.80%) WAN
4 22 (4.40%) VPN
5 16 (3.20%) DHCP
6 15 (3.00%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.80%) LAN
8 12 (2.40%) MPLS
9 11 (2.20%) Skype
9 11 (2.20%) VoIP
10 7 (1.40%) BGP
10 7 (1.40%) DMZ
10 7 (1.40%) Intranet
10 7 (1.40%) Network Security
11 6 (1.20%) Ethernet
11 6 (1.20%) NAS
11 6 (1.20%) VLAN
12 5 (1.00%) Internet
13 4 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (37.40%) SQL Server
2 73 (14.60%) NoSQL
3 66 (13.20%) Data Warehouse
4 62 (12.40%) MongoDB
5 60 (12.00%) Big Data
6 53 (10.60%) MySQL
7 44 (8.80%) Azure SQL Database
8 42 (8.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 38 (7.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (7.20%) SQL Server 2016
10 36 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (6.40%) Power BI
12 28 (5.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (5.20%) CouchDB
14 24 (4.80%) Hadoop
15 23 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
16 21 (4.20%) Couchbase
16 21 (4.20%) Redis
17 18 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 78 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 72 (14.40%) Visual Studio
3 56 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (7.80%) TeamCity
5 36 (7.20%) JIRA
6 34 (6.80%) Jenkins
7 29 (5.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 20 (4.00%) SpecFlow
9 18 (3.60%) Selenium
10 15 (3.00%) NUnit
11 12 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (2.20%) Subversion
13 10 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (1.60%) Mocha
14 8 (1.60%) Travis CI
14 8 (1.60%) WebDriver
15 7 (1.40%) gulp
15 7 (1.40%) Maven
16 6 (1.20%) Protractor
16 6 (1.20%) Sinon.JS
General
1 116 (23.20%) Finance
2 39 (7.80%) Retail
3 29 (5.80%) Banking
4 24 (4.80%) Legal
5 20 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.80%) Advertising
7 11 (2.20%) Marketing
8 9 (1.80%) Law
9 7 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.40%) Games
10 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.40%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 140 (28.00%) Developer
2 75 (15.00%) Architect
3 50 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 43 (8.60%) .NET Developer
5 42 (8.40%) Analyst
6 36 (7.20%) Consultant
6 36 (7.20%) Senior Developer
7 35 (7.00%) C# Developer
8 33 (6.60%) SQL Developer
9 29 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (5.60%) Lead Developer
10 28 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (4.80%) Technical Architect
12 22 (4.40%) Azure Engineer
12 22 (4.40%) Cloud Architect
13 21 (4.20%) Team Leader
14 20 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (3.60%) ETL Developer
16 17 (3.40%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (33.20%) .NET
2 94 (18.80%) Web Services
3 73 (14.60%) AngularJS
4 70 (14.00%) CSS
5 65 (13.00%) HTML
6 63 (12.60%) ASP.NET
7 49 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 47 (9.40%) REST
9 44 (8.80%) WCF
10 42 (8.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 42 (8.40%) XML
11 39 (7.80%) jQuery
12 38 (7.60%) SOAP
13 37 (7.40%) HTML5
14 30 (6.00%) RESTful
15 29 (5.80%) .NET Framework
15 29 (5.80%) WPF
16 27 (5.40%) React
17 23 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 36 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.40%) Data Centre
4 28 (5.60%) Mobile App
5 26 (5.20%) User Experience
6 24 (4.80%) Fintech
7 21 (4.20%) Client/Server
7 21 (4.20%) N-Tier
8 18 (3.60%) Public Cloud
9 15 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (2.60%) Clustering
12 10 (2.00%) Algorithms
13 9 (1.80%) Replication
14 8 (1.60%) Blog
14 8 (1.60%) Cloud Native
15 6 (1.20%) Equities
15 6 (1.20%) Fixed Income
15 6 (1.20%) iPad
15 6 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 146 (29.20%) Windows
2 76 (15.20%) Windows Server
3 68 (13.60%) Linux
4 42 (8.40%) Apple iOS
5 32 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (4.60%) Android
7 18 (3.60%) Windows 7
8 17 (3.40%) Windows 10
9 11 (2.20%) Unix
10 9 (1.80%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.20%) CentOS
12 5 (1.00%) CoreOS
12 5 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.00%) VMS
13 4 (0.80%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (26.00%) DevOps
3 125 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 103 (20.60%) Scrum
5 92 (18.40%) TDD
6 81 (16.20%) Business Intelligence
7 70 (14.00%) MVC
8 69 (13.80%) Software Engineering
9 65 (13.00%) Test Automation
10 58 (11.60%) SOA
11 50 (10.00%) Analytics
12 48 (9.60%) TOGAF
13 46 (9.20%) Kanban
14 45 (9.00%) SOLID
15 43 (8.60%) ETL
16 36 (7.20%) CRM
16 36 (7.20%) Web Development
17 34 (6.80%) BDD
18 33 (6.60%) Continuous Delivery
18 33 (6.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (43.60%) SQL
2 144 (28.80%) C#
3 97 (19.40%) JavaScript
4 61 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 50 (10.00%) Java
5 50 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 45 (9.00%) Python
7 26 (5.20%) Bash Shell
8 25 (5.00%) Apple Swift
8 25 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 25 (5.00%) Perl
9 23 (4.60%) VBA
10 21 (4.20%) Ruby
11 15 (3.00%) PHP
12 13 (2.60%) Go
12 13 (2.60%) R
12 13 (2.60%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.60%) Scala
13 8 (1.60%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (15.00%) Degree
2 25 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.20%) ISEB
6 10 (2.00%) CCNP
7 9 (1.80%) MCSE
8 8 (1.60%) MCP
9 7 (1.40%) CCNA
10 4 (0.80%) CISSP
10 4 (0.80%) MCSA
10 4 (0.80%) PhD
11 3 (0.60%) ACCA
11 3 (0.60%) CCIE
11 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.60%) MCPD
11 3 (0.60%) MCTS
11 3 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.40%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.60%) QA
2 6 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.40%) GCP
4 2 (0.40%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 90 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 56 (11.20%) Docker
3 44 (8.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (6.80%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (2.40%) vSphere
6 10 (2.00%) XenApp
7 6 (1.20%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.60%) HDFS
9 3 (0.60%) LXC
9 3 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.60%) Varnish
9 3 (0.60%) vCloud
9 3 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.40%) NFS
11 1 (0.20%) pfSense
11 1 (0.20%) Samba
11 1 (0.20%) Squid
11 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (11.00%) Puppet
2 48 (9.60%) Ansible
3 44 (8.80%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (5.80%) SCCM
5 26 (5.20%) Kubernetes
6 17 (3.40%) Salt
6 17 (3.40%) Terraform
7 16 (3.20%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (2.40%) Nagios
9 11 (2.20%) Kibana
9 11 (2.20%) logstash
10 9 (1.80%) AirWatch
11 7 (1.40%) HockeyApp
12 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (1.20%) SCOM
13 5 (1.00%) Cacti
13 5 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (1.00%) Mesos
13 5 (1.00%) Munin
14 4 (0.80%) Graphite
Vendors
1 235 (47.00%) Microsoft
2 89 (17.80%) VMware
3 50 (10.00%) Oracle
4 32 (6.40%) Google
5 31 (6.20%) Cisco
6 30 (6.00%) Citrix
7 21 (4.20%) New Relic
8 20 (4.00%) Tableau
9 16 (3.20%) Atlassian
10 13 (2.60%) HP
10 13 (2.60%) Splunk
11 12 (2.40%) IBM
11 12 (2.40%) Xamarin
12 10 (2.00%) Sitecore
13 9 (1.80%) AppDynamics
13 9 (1.80%) AppSense
13 9 (1.80%) Meraki
14 8 (1.60%) EMC
14 8 (1.60%) SolarWinds
14 8 (1.60%) Veeam
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Runpath
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Runpath
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000 - £115,000 base salary (plus impressive package)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Runpath
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £78,000 and expansive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £95000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 30 days holiday + flexible bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £53000 per annum + Generous Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 days ago
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Schroders plc
Posted: 14 days ago
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Charles Taylor plc
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Posted: 18 days ago