Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 70 118
Rank change year-on-year +38 +48 +96
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 986 481 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.63% 3.90% 2.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.10% 33.57% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 859 434 302
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.40% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,375
90th Percentile £76,250 £62,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,522 1,433 1,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.52% 11.63% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,001 1,175 1,051
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in the East of England

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in the East of England

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in the East of England

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Hertfordshire +45 349 £57,500 +4.55% 40
Cambridgeshire +4 274 £50,000 +11.11% 50
Bedfordshire +48 132 £57,500 +16.16% 14
Essex +57 116 £50,000 - 19
Suffolk +32 72 £60,000 +33.33% 14
Norfolk +41 49 £42,500 - 4
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 479 (48.58%) Amazon AWS
2 407 (41.28%) .NET
3 395 (40.06%) SQL Server
4 370 (37.53%) C#
5 356 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
6 355 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 280 (28.40%) SQL
8 265 (26.88%) DevOps
9 226 (22.92%) Windows
10 212 (21.50%) MVC
11 208 (21.10%) PowerShell
12 206 (20.89%) ASP.NET
13 203 (20.59%) Linux
14 197 (19.98%) JavaScript
15 185 (18.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 184 (18.66%) Finance
17 161 (16.33%) Active Directory
18 159 (16.13%) VMware
19 158 (16.02%) AngularJS
20 150 (15.21%) HTML
21 141 (14.30%) Python
21 141 (14.30%) TDD
22 138 (14.00%) CSS
23 135 (13.69%) Git (software)
24 131 (13.29%) Windows Server
25 129 (13.08%) ASP.NET Web API
26 128 (12.98%) MongoDB
27 127 (12.88%) Office 365
27 127 (12.88%) Data Centre
28 120 (12.17%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 90 (9.13%) Elasticsearch
2 67 (6.80%) OpenStack
3 35 (3.55%) Apache Spark
4 33 (3.35%) MS Exchange
5 31 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (2.84%) Skype for Business
7 26 (2.64%) IIS
8 19 (1.93%) NServiceBus
9 18 (1.83%) SharePoint
10 16 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (1.22%) Apache
13 11 (1.12%) CMS
14 10 (1.01%) Mule
14 10 (1.01%) Mule ESB
15 8 (0.81%) Tomcat
16 7 (0.71%) Umbraco
17 6 (0.61%) ArcGIS
17 6 (0.61%) ArcSDE
17 6 (0.61%) GeoServer
Applications
1 11 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.30%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.10%) Finacle
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 479 (48.58%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (12.88%) Office 365
3 65 (6.59%) SaaS
4 48 (4.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 42 (4.26%) Azure Data Factory
6 33 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (3.04%) PaaS
8 26 (2.64%) IaaS
9 23 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 20 (2.03%) Amazon S3
10 20 (2.03%) Serverless
11 17 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
12 15 (1.52%) Amazon Kinesis
13 12 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (1.12%) Mimecast
15 10 (1.01%) Boomi
16 7 (0.71%) GitHub
17 6 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
18 5 (0.51%) Yammer
19 4 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 85 (8.62%) DNS
2 72 (7.30%) Firewall
3 57 (5.78%) TCP/IP
4 47 (4.77%) SAN
5 43 (4.36%) DHCP
6 30 (3.04%) Skype
7 26 (2.64%) Internet
8 20 (2.03%) Unified Communications
9 19 (1.93%) NAS
10 14 (1.42%) HTTP
10 14 (1.42%) LAN
10 14 (1.42%) VLAN
10 14 (1.42%) WAN
11 13 (1.32%) VPN
12 10 (1.01%) Kerberos
12 10 (1.01%) Network Security
13 9 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (0.91%) iSCSI
14 8 (0.81%) MPLS
15 7 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (40.06%) SQL Server
2 128 (12.98%) MongoDB
3 119 (12.07%) NoSQL
4 96 (9.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 96 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 89 (9.03%) SQL Server 2016
6 79 (8.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 69 (7.00%) Big Data
8 47 (4.77%) Power BI
9 41 (4.16%) Data Lake
9 41 (4.16%) Relational Database
10 40 (4.06%) RavenDB
11 38 (3.85%) HDInsight
12 35 (3.55%) Hadoop
13 33 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (3.25%) Amazon Redshift
15 29 (2.94%) HBase
16 28 (2.84%) MySQL
17 20 (2.03%) Amazon QuickSight
18 19 (1.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 135 (13.69%) Git (software)
2 81 (8.22%) TeamCity
3 76 (7.71%) Jenkins
4 65 (6.59%) Visual Studio
5 52 (5.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (3.25%) Visual Studio Team System
7 27 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 25 (2.54%) NUnit
9 22 (2.23%) JIRA
9 22 (2.23%) Subversion
10 18 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.91%) ReSharper
11 9 (0.91%) Selenium
11 9 (0.91%) SpecFlow
12 8 (0.81%) Vagrant
13 7 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (0.71%) Bitbucket
14 6 (0.61%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.61%) MSTest
14 6 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 184 (18.66%) Finance
2 54 (5.48%) Retail
3 34 (3.45%) Advertising
4 30 (3.04%) Marketing
5 12 (1.22%) Banking
5 12 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.01%) Electronics
6 10 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.71%) Billing
8 6 (0.61%) Legal
9 5 (0.51%) Law
10 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.10%) Games
10 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.10%) Publishing
10 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 385 (39.05%) Developer
2 233 (23.63%) .NET Developer
3 90 (9.13%) C# Developer
4 75 (7.61%) DBA
5 70 (7.10%) Senior Developer
6 68 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 66 (6.69%) Software Developer
8 64 (6.49%) SQL DBA
9 58 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 55 (5.58%) Architect
11 53 (5.38%) Lead Developer
12 50 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
13 49 (4.97%) Administrator
14 48 (4.87%) Software Engineer
15 47 (4.77%) Cloud Engineer
16 43 (4.36%) Analyst
17 42 (4.26%) .NET Software Developer
18 41 (4.16%) Systems Engineer
19 40 (4.06%) Senior .NET Developer
20 35 (3.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (41.28%) .NET
2 206 (20.89%) ASP.NET
3 185 (18.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 158 (16.02%) AngularJS
5 150 (15.21%) HTML
6 138 (14.00%) CSS
7 129 (13.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 95 (9.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 92 (9.33%) Web Services
10 90 (9.13%) .NET Framework
11 87 (8.82%) WPF
12 74 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 74 (7.51%) RabbitMQ
13 72 (7.30%) HTML5
14 59 (5.98%) Node.js
15 53 (5.38%) CSS3
16 52 (5.27%) RESTful
17 49 (4.97%) KnockoutJS
18 47 (4.77%) .NET Core
19 42 (4.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 127 (12.88%) Data Centre
2 95 (9.63%) Computer Science
3 75 (7.61%) Public Cloud
4 74 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.06%) Greenfield Project
6 39 (3.96%) Fintech
7 34 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
8 32 (3.25%) Mobile App
9 29 (2.94%) User Experience
10 26 (2.64%) Self-Motivation
11 23 (2.33%) Algorithms
12 22 (2.23%) Replication
13 21 (2.13%) Management Information System
14 19 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (1.83%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
17 10 (1.01%) Clustering
18 9 (0.91%) PKI
18 9 (0.91%) Virtual Team
19 7 (0.71%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 226 (22.92%) Windows
2 203 (20.59%) Linux
3 131 (13.29%) Windows Server
4 61 (6.19%) Unix
5 50 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (2.84%) Apple iOS
8 21 (2.13%) Windows 10
9 16 (1.62%) CentOS
10 13 (1.32%) Solaris
10 13 (1.32%) Windows 7
11 11 (1.12%) Android
12 10 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (1.01%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.41%) VMS
13 4 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.10%) SUSE
16 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (26.88%) DevOps
3 212 (21.50%) MVC
4 141 (14.30%) TDD
5 120 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
6 111 (11.26%) Scrum
7 107 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
7 107 (10.85%) Software Engineering
8 105 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
9 89 (9.03%) ITIL
10 85 (8.62%) Test Automation
11 81 (8.22%) OO
12 78 (7.91%) Web Application Development
13 76 (7.71%) Microservices
14 73 (7.40%) Mentoring
15 72 (7.30%) Dependency Injection
16 68 (6.90%) Analytics
17 64 (6.49%) Migration
18 63 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
19 61 (6.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 370 (37.53%) C#
2 280 (28.40%) SQL
3 208 (21.10%) PowerShell
4 197 (19.98%) JavaScript
5 141 (14.30%) Python
6 103 (10.45%) T-SQL
7 75 (7.61%) Bash Shell
8 74 (7.51%) Ruby
9 61 (6.19%) Java
10 41 (4.16%) F#
11 16 (1.62%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.52%) C
13 14 (1.42%) PHP
14 13 (1.32%) C++
15 12 (1.22%) Perl
15 12 (1.22%) Scala
15 12 (1.22%) TypeScript
15 12 (1.22%) VBA
16 9 (0.91%) VB
17 8 (0.81%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 102 (10.34%) Degree
2 54 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (4.36%) MCSE
4 41 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (2.84%) MCP
6 23 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (2.23%) CCNA
8 18 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (1.22%) CCNP
9 12 (1.22%) MCSA
9 12 (1.22%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.22%) Security Cleared
10 11 (1.12%) PhD
11 8 (0.81%) CCA
11 8 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.61%) CISSP
14 5 (0.51%) CCIE
14 5 (0.51%) RHCE
15 4 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (3.55%) GDPR
2 35 (3.55%) QA
3 22 (2.23%) SLA
4 21 (2.13%) GCP
5 16 (1.62%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.30%) COBIT
6 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.30%) PMO
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 161 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 110 (11.16%) Docker
3 86 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 64 (6.49%) Hyper-V
5 49 (4.97%) vSphere
6 28 (2.84%) Virtual Desktop
6 28 (2.84%) Virtual Servers
7 20 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (1.72%) Ceph
9 15 (1.52%) Apache Flume
9 15 (1.52%) HDFS
10 12 (1.22%) XenApp
11 11 (1.12%) LXC
11 11 (1.12%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.81%) NFS
13 7 (0.71%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
14 5 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.30%) Firmware
15 3 (0.30%) VMware NSX
16 2 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 85 (8.62%) Ansible
2 80 (8.11%) Puppet
3 73 (7.40%) Kubernetes
4 70 (7.10%) Opscode Chef
5 58 (5.88%) Kibana
6 43 (4.36%) WSUS
7 33 (3.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 33 (3.35%) Terraform
8 30 (3.04%) vRealize
9 27 (2.74%) vCenter Server
10 24 (2.43%) SCCM
11 15 (1.52%) Oozie
12 12 (1.22%) Graphite
13 10 (1.01%) NetBackup
14 8 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
16 6 (0.61%) Prometheus
17 5 (0.51%) AirWatch
17 5 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
17 5 (0.51%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 355 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 159 (16.13%) VMware
3 97 (9.84%) Google
4 86 (8.72%) Oracle
5 65 (6.59%) Citrix
6 44 (4.46%) Cisco
7 37 (3.75%) NetApp
8 33 (3.35%) F5
9 32 (3.25%) Fortinet
10 31 (3.14%) Splunk
11 27 (2.74%) AppDynamics
11 27 (2.74%) BMC
11 27 (2.74%) WorldPay
12 23 (2.33%) Red Hat
13 20 (2.03%) Dell
14 19 (1.93%) SAP
14 19 (1.93%) Xamarin
15 18 (1.83%) HP
15 18 (1.83%) ServiceNow
16 17 (1.72%) Salesforce.com