Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 76 121
Rank change year-on-year +46 +45 +94
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 377 223 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.11% 3.49% 2.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.95% 31.45% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 347 194 154
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -15.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £31,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £59,625 £70,250
England median annual salary £53,167 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.00% -

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 968 709 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.25% 11.10% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 840 561 391
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% +6.85%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,575 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 +46 200 £47,500 - 13
Leicestershire +36 54 £40,000 -8.75% 8
Northamptonshire +33 46 £55,000 +33.33% 3
Derbyshire +17 46 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Lincolnshire +4 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 169 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 153 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (39.52%) Amazon AWS
4 145 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 129 (34.22%) .NET
6 128 (33.95%) C#
7 122 (32.36%) SQL
7 122 (32.36%) Windows
8 103 (27.32%) JavaScript
9 93 (24.67%) HTML
10 90 (23.87%) ASP.NET
11 88 (23.34%) CSS
12 85 (22.55%) MVC
13 83 (22.02%) Office 365
14 76 (20.16%) VMware
15 74 (19.63%) Finance
16 71 (18.83%) Windows Server
17 64 (16.98%) Scrum
17 64 (16.98%) .NET Framework
18 62 (16.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 62 (16.45%) AngularJS
18 62 (16.45%) DevOps
19 59 (15.65%) Linux
20 58 (15.38%) Active Directory
21 51 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
22 48 (12.73%) Java
22 48 (12.73%) SQL Server 2016
23 46 (12.20%) jQuery
24 43 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
24 43 (11.41%) MongoDB

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 32 (8.49%) MS Exchange
2 23 (6.10%) Skype for Business
3 19 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 16 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (3.45%) IIS
6 12 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.86%) CMS
8 7 (1.86%) Confluence
9 6 (1.59%) Apache
9 6 (1.59%) JBoss
9 6 (1.59%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.06%) IBM Domino
10 4 (1.06%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.80%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.53%) nginx
12 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 149 (39.52%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (22.02%) Office 365
3 19 (5.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (4.24%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (3.98%) IaaS
6 8 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.86%) GitHub
7 7 (1.86%) PaaS
8 5 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.80%) SaaS
10 2 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.53%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.27%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.28%) Firewall
2 30 (7.96%) DNS
3 29 (7.69%) SAN
4 28 (7.43%) LAN
5 26 (6.90%) WAN
6 21 (5.57%) Skype
7 20 (5.31%) DHCP
8 15 (3.98%) MPLS
9 11 (2.92%) NAS
10 8 (2.12%) VPN
11 7 (1.86%) TCP/IP
12 5 (1.33%) BIG-IP
12 5 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.33%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (1.33%) Internet
12 5 (1.33%) SSL
12 5 (1.33%) Wireless
12 5 (1.33%) WLAN
13 4 (1.06%) PBX
13 4 (1.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 48 (12.73%) SQL Server 2016
3 43 (11.41%) MongoDB
4 33 (8.75%) RavenDB
5 19 (5.04%) Power BI
6 18 (4.77%) SQL Server 2014
6 18 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (2.39%) NoSQL
11 8 (2.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.86%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (1.86%) Big Data
12 7 (1.86%) MySQL
13 6 (1.59%) Biml
13 6 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.33%) Relational Database
15 4 (1.06%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 36 (9.55%) Jenkins
2 30 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (6.10%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.51%) Visual Studio
5 16 (4.24%) Selenium
6 12 (3.18%) Moq
7 10 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (2.65%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.39%) JIRA
8 9 (2.39%) Subversion
9 7 (1.86%) NUnit
9 7 (1.86%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.33%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.06%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.80%) JUnit
12 3 (0.80%) Maven
12 3 (0.80%) NuGet
12 3 (0.80%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 74 (19.63%) Finance
2 11 (2.92%) Retail
3 8 (2.12%) Marketing
4 6 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.06%) Games
5 4 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Advertising
7 1 (0.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 137 (36.34%) Developer
2 80 (21.22%) .NET Developer
3 32 (8.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (8.49%) Senior Developer
4 29 (7.69%) Analyst
5 26 (6.90%) Consultant
5 26 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 19 (5.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (5.04%) Architect
6 19 (5.04%) C# Developer
7 17 (4.51%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (4.24%) Delivery Manager
9 15 (3.98%) IT Support
10 14 (3.71%) AWS Engineer
10 14 (3.71%) Support Engineer
11 13 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
11 13 (3.45%) Java Developer
11 13 (3.45%) Junior
11 13 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (34.22%) .NET
2 93 (24.67%) HTML
3 90 (23.87%) ASP.NET
4 88 (23.34%) CSS
5 64 (16.98%) .NET Framework
6 62 (16.45%) AngularJS
6 62 (16.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (12.20%) jQuery
8 43 (11.41%) Web Services
9 41 (10.88%) HTML5
9 41 (10.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 40 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 39 (10.34%) CSS3
12 33 (8.75%) Entity Framework
13 29 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 28 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 25 (6.63%) RESTful
16 23 (6.10%) .NET Core
17 21 (5.57%) REST
18 13 (3.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.02%) Fintech
2 24 (6.37%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.84%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.98%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.45%) Public Cloud
6 13 (3.45%) User Experience
7 11 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (2.12%) Clustering
8 8 (2.12%) Replication
9 5 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.33%) NHS
9 5 (1.33%) Wiki
10 3 (0.80%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.80%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.80%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.80%) FMCG
10 3 (0.80%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 122 (32.36%) Windows
2 71 (18.83%) Windows Server
3 59 (15.65%) Linux
4 35 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 25 (6.63%) Unix
7 16 (4.24%) Windows 8
8 13 (3.45%) Windows 10
9 9 (2.39%) Android
9 9 (2.39%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.53%) VMS
10 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (22.55%) MVC
3 64 (16.98%) Scrum
4 62 (16.45%) DevOps
5 51 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (11.41%) ITIL
7 38 (10.08%) Project Management
8 34 (9.02%) Web Application Development
9 33 (8.75%) Asset Management
9 33 (8.75%) Wealth Management
10 29 (7.69%) Presales
11 28 (7.43%) Microservices
12 27 (7.16%) SDLC
13 26 (6.90%) Test Automation
14 25 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (6.37%) Unit Testing
16 21 (5.57%) Performance Tuning
17 19 (5.04%) E-Commerce
17 19 (5.04%) Software Testing
18 18 (4.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (33.95%) C#
2 122 (32.36%) SQL
3 103 (27.32%) JavaScript
4 48 (12.73%) Java
5 35 (9.28%) Python
6 32 (8.49%) Ruby
7 27 (7.16%) T-SQL
8 18 (4.77%) PHP
8 18 (4.77%) PowerShell
9 16 (4.24%) Bash Shell
10 15 (3.98%) Perl
11 13 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.59%) C++
13 3 (0.80%) Go
13 3 (0.80%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.53%) R
14 2 (0.53%) Scala
14 2 (0.53%) VBA
15 1 (0.27%) F#
15 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (8.22%) Degree
3 26 (6.90%) MCSE
4 23 (6.10%) CCNA
4 23 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (4.77%) MCSA
7 12 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.86%) CCNP
10 6 (1.59%) VCP5
11 5 (1.33%) APMP
11 5 (1.33%) CCA
11 5 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.06%) CCDE
12 4 (1.06%) CCDP
12 4 (1.06%) CCIE
12 4 (1.06%) HP APS
12 4 (1.06%) MCP
12 4 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.98%) GCP
2 6 (1.59%) SLA
3 4 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.06%) PMO
3 4 (1.06%) QA
4 3 (0.80%) COBIT
4 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.27%) GDPR
6 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 58 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 43 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (10.08%) Docker
4 37 (9.81%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 11 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.33%) XenApp
8 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.27%) HDFS
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (8.49%) Puppet
2 31 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (6.90%) Ansible
4 19 (5.04%) SCCM
5 14 (3.71%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.65%) Terraform
7 4 (1.06%) SmoothWall
8 3 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.80%) SCOM
9 2 (0.53%) Kibana
9 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.53%) Nagios
9 2 (0.53%) Rancher
9 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.27%) logstash
10 1 (0.27%) Packer
10 1 (0.27%) rkt
10 1 (0.27%) Salt
10 1 (0.27%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 169 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 76 (20.16%) VMware
3 30 (7.96%) Cisco
4 24 (6.37%) Google
5 23 (6.10%) Citrix
6 18 (4.77%) Xamarin
7 10 (2.65%) Autodesk
7 10 (2.65%) Barracuda Networks
7 10 (2.65%) CommVault
7 10 (2.65%) NetApp
7 10 (2.65%) Sophos
7 10 (2.65%) Veeam
7 10 (2.65%) Veritas
8 9 (2.39%) HP
9 7 (1.86%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.86%) Dell
9 7 (1.86%) EMC
9 7 (1.86%) IBM
9 7 (1.86%) Oracle
10 5 (1.33%) Twitter