Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 30 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 16 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 9.82% 7.22% 4.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 64.00% 51.22% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 13
Colchester median annual salary £22,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.00% -23.08% -
10th Percentile £18,500 £40,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £80,000
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,962
% change year-on-year -20.00% +8.79% +2.14%

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 Colchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Colchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 15.34% 14.09% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 26
Colchester median annual salary £38,750 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% -6.98% +58.09%
10th Percentile £18,500 £30,150 £35,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,250 £78,750
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% -7.06% +27.82%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Colchester.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Colchester

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Colchester

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Colchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Office 365
4 6 (37.50%) iPhone
4 6 (37.50%) BCP
4 6 (37.50%) MCP
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (37.50%) Broadband
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (31.25%) NX-OS
5 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (31.25%) Event Correlation
5 5 (31.25%) BGP
5 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) SSL
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Wireless
5 5 (31.25%) IPsec
5 5 (31.25%) MS Visio

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Broadband
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) BGP
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) IPsec
2 5 (31.25%) NX-OS
2 5 (31.25%) SSL
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) IT Support
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support Technician
2 5 (31.25%) IT Technician
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Support Technician
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Support
5 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SAML
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) iPhone
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) BCP
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) Event Correlation
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
1 2 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.25%) Aruba
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy