Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 79 106
Rank change year-on-year +61 +27 +70
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 514 205 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.64% 3.36% 2.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.86% 27.89% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 464 185 155
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -13.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,750 £111,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% -4.76%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,097 735 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.57% 12.06% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 941 563 453
East Midlands median annual salary £42,555 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.13% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,750 £25,300
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in the East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in the East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in the East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Nottinghamshire +47 276 £49,000 +3.16% 48
Leicestershire +45 76 £42,000 -6.67% 30
Northamptonshire +38 59 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Derbyshire +12 51 £36,500 -27.00% 12
Lincolnshire +13 23 £46,250 +42.31% 6
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 243 (47.28%) Amazon AWS
2 217 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (39.30%) Microsoft
4 200 (38.91%) Windows
5 193 (37.55%) SQL Server
6 187 (36.38%) C#
7 171 (33.27%) JavaScript
8 150 (29.18%) SQL
9 145 (28.21%) .NET
10 118 (22.96%) DevOps
11 115 (22.37%) Finance
12 110 (21.40%) Linux
13 108 (21.01%) ASP.NET
14 106 (20.62%) Java
15 104 (20.23%) MVC
16 103 (20.04%) HTML
17 99 (19.26%) CSS
18 94 (18.29%) Active Directory
19 90 (17.51%) Windows Server
20 89 (17.32%) Scrum
21 86 (16.73%) Office 365
22 80 (15.56%) VMware
23 79 (15.37%) Python
24 78 (15.18%) Web Services
25 77 (14.98%) Opscode Chef
26 75 (14.59%) .NET Framework
27 74 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
28 73 (14.20%) Ruby
29 72 (14.01%) AngularJS
30 70 (13.62%) Jenkins

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 34 (6.61%) MS Exchange
2 31 (6.03%) Skype for Business
3 25 (4.86%) IIS
4 21 (4.09%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.72%) Apache
6 12 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (2.14%) CMS
8 10 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.97%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.78%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.58%) Kentico
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.58%) SAS
12 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.39%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 243 (47.28%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (16.73%) Office 365
3 50 (9.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (4.09%) IaaS
5 20 (3.89%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (3.11%) PaaS
8 9 (1.75%) GitHub
9 8 (1.56%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.97%) Bluemix
10 5 (0.97%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.78%) SaaS
12 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.19%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.19%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.20%) DNS
2 36 (7.00%) Firewall
3 32 (6.23%) LAN
4 31 (6.03%) WAN
5 27 (5.25%) SAN
6 23 (4.47%) DHCP
7 19 (3.70%) Skype
8 14 (2.72%) MPLS
9 13 (2.53%) Remote Desktop
10 11 (2.14%) WLAN
11 9 (1.75%) VPN
12 8 (1.56%) VoIP
13 7 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.17%) Internet
14 6 (1.17%) VLAN
15 5 (0.97%) BIG-IP
15 5 (0.97%) NAS
15 5 (0.97%) SSL
15 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
15 5 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (37.55%) SQL Server
2 63 (12.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 59 (11.48%) MongoDB
4 41 (7.98%) NoSQL
5 38 (7.39%) RavenDB
6 23 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (3.70%) Power BI
8 18 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 17 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (2.92%) Big Data
11 15 (2.92%) MySQL
12 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.56%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (1.17%) Relational Database
16 5 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.97%) Biml
Development Applications
1 70 (13.62%) Jenkins
2 37 (7.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (4.47%) Git (software)
4 22 (4.28%) Selenium
5 18 (3.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 18 (3.50%) Visual Studio
6 17 (3.31%) Moq
7 14 (2.72%) Subversion
8 12 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 9 (1.75%) JUnit
9 9 (1.75%) Maven
10 8 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (1.56%) Bitbucket
11 7 (1.36%) NUnit
12 6 (1.17%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.17%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.97%) IBM UrbanCode
13 5 (0.97%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.97%) SonarQube
13 5 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 115 (22.37%) Finance
2 27 (5.25%) Retail
3 18 (3.50%) Manufacturing
4 15 (2.92%) Games
5 7 (1.36%) Marketing
6 5 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.78%) Banking
8 2 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Automotive
9 1 (0.19%) Billing
9 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 169 (32.88%) Developer
2 98 (19.07%) .NET Developer
3 62 (12.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (7.20%) Senior Developer
5 33 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 29 (5.64%) Analyst
7 28 (5.45%) Architect
7 28 (5.45%) DBA
8 27 (5.25%) Consultant
9 26 (5.06%) Support Engineer
10 25 (4.86%) Java Developer
11 24 (4.67%) Support Analyst
12 21 (4.09%) C# Developer
12 21 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
12 21 (4.09%) Team Leader
13 19 (3.70%) SQL DBA
14 18 (3.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 18 (3.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 17 (3.31%) IT Engineer
15 17 (3.31%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (28.21%) .NET
2 108 (21.01%) ASP.NET
3 103 (20.04%) HTML
4 99 (19.26%) CSS
5 78 (15.18%) Web Services
6 75 (14.59%) .NET Framework
7 74 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 72 (14.01%) AngularJS
9 56 (10.89%) jQuery
10 49 (9.53%) RESTful
11 48 (9.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 47 (9.14%) CSS3
13 45 (8.75%) HTML5
14 43 (8.37%) REST
14 43 (8.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 42 (8.17%) Entity Framework
16 36 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 34 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web API
18 32 (6.23%) .NET Core
19 14 (2.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.39%) Fintech
2 28 (5.45%) Algorithms
3 26 (5.06%) Data Structures
3 26 (5.06%) Replication
4 25 (4.86%) Clustering
4 25 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 23 (4.47%) Data Centre
6 22 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.11%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (2.33%) NHS
10 11 (2.14%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.14%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.75%) Cloud Native
12 8 (1.56%) User Experience
13 6 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (0.97%) Private Cloud
15 4 (0.78%) iPhone
15 4 (0.78%) PKI
16 3 (0.58%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 200 (38.91%) Windows
2 110 (21.40%) Linux
3 90 (17.51%) Windows Server
4 39 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (4.86%) Windows 7
7 23 (4.47%) Unix
8 19 (3.70%) Windows 10
9 16 (3.11%) Windows 8
10 10 (1.95%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.75%) Android
12 8 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.39%) CentOS
13 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.19%) Debian
14 1 (0.19%) VMS
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (22.96%) DevOps
3 104 (20.23%) MVC
4 89 (17.32%) Scrum
5 69 (13.42%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (11.28%) Microservices
7 57 (11.09%) Software Engineering
8 55 (10.70%) ITIL
9 47 (9.14%) Test Automation
10 46 (8.95%) Software Testing
11 44 (8.56%) TDD
12 42 (8.17%) Configuration Management
13 38 (7.39%) BDD
13 38 (7.39%) Web Application Development
14 34 (6.61%) Asset Management
14 34 (6.61%) OO
14 34 (6.61%) Wealth Management
15 32 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
16 30 (5.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (36.38%) C#
2 171 (33.27%) JavaScript
3 150 (29.18%) SQL
4 106 (20.62%) Java
5 79 (15.37%) Python
6 73 (14.20%) Ruby
7 69 (13.42%) PowerShell
8 51 (9.92%) Shell Script
9 48 (9.34%) Perl
10 47 (9.14%) PHP
11 20 (3.89%) T-SQL
12 19 (3.70%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.53%) C++
14 3 (0.58%) Go
14 3 (0.58%) R
14 3 (0.58%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.39%) C
16 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.19%) Smalltalk
16 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (7.39%) MCSE
3 37 (7.20%) MCSA
4 27 (5.25%) Degree
5 24 (4.67%) CCNA
5 24 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.36%) CCNP
9 5 (0.97%) APMP
9 5 (0.97%) CCA
9 5 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.78%) CCDE
10 4 (0.78%) CCDP
10 4 (0.78%) CCIE
10 4 (0.78%) HP APS
10 4 (0.78%) MCP
10 4 (0.78%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.78%) GCP
2 19 (3.70%) SLA
3 11 (2.14%) PMO
4 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.58%) COBIT
6 3 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.58%) QA
7 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.19%) GDPR
7 1 (0.19%) HIPAA
System Software
1 94 (18.29%) Active Directory
2 63 (12.26%) Docker
3 62 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (9.73%) Hyper-V
5 13 (2.53%) XenApp
6 10 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.17%) vSphere
9 5 (0.97%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.58%) XenServer
12 1 (0.19%) Firmware
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 77 (14.98%) Opscode Chef
2 70 (13.62%) Puppet
3 55 (10.70%) Ansible
4 37 (7.20%) SCCM
5 32 (6.23%) Kubernetes
6 24 (4.67%) Terraform
7 14 (2.72%) SCOM
8 12 (2.33%) SCOrch
9 9 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (1.56%) Nagios
11 6 (1.17%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (0.97%) Rancher
12 5 (0.97%) WSUS
13 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
13 4 (0.78%) SmoothWall
13 4 (0.78%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.58%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 2 (0.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 202 (39.30%) Microsoft
2 80 (15.56%) VMware
3 36 (7.00%) Google
4 34 (6.61%) Cisco
5 32 (6.23%) Citrix
6 23 (4.47%) Xamarin
7 22 (4.28%) Oracle
8 17 (3.31%) HP
9 13 (2.53%) NetApp
10 12 (2.33%) Dell
11 9 (1.75%) Veeam
12 7 (1.36%) EMC
12 7 (1.36%) IBM
13 6 (1.17%) 3PAR
13 6 (1.17%) Tableau
13 6 (1.17%) Veritas
14 5 (0.97%) Autodesk
14 5 (0.97%) Barracuda Networks
14 5 (0.97%) CommVault
14 5 (0.97%) Twitter