Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 81 89
Rank change year-on-year +54 +8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 200 54 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.54% 2.35% 2.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.78% 23.89% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 140 35 47
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,375 £64,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +13.10% +10.53% -10.59%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 410 226 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.45% 9.83% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 279 147 137
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,875 £31,000 £29,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 79 (39.50%) SQL Server
1 79 (39.50%) Microsoft
2 72 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (34.00%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (33.00%) C#
5 65 (32.50%) Windows
6 62 (31.00%) SQL
7 58 (29.00%) .NET
8 56 (28.00%) VMware
9 54 (27.00%) ITIL
10 53 (26.50%) Active Directory
11 48 (24.00%) MVC
12 46 (23.00%) Windows Server
13 44 (22.00%) PowerShell
14 40 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 39 (19.50%) HTML
16 38 (19.00%) Cisco
16 38 (19.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 36 (18.00%) CSS
18 34 (17.00%) Opscode Chef
19 33 (16.50%) AngularJS
19 33 (16.50%) DevOps
19 33 (16.50%) ASP.NET
20 32 (16.00%) JavaScript
20 32 (16.00%) Finance
21 30 (15.00%) Hyper-V
22 29 (14.50%) Validation
23 28 (14.00%) SCCM
23 28 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
24 27 (13.50%) Performance Management

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 20 (10.00%) IIS
2 15 (7.50%) Umbraco
3 13 (6.50%) CMS
4 8 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.50%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.00%) Apache
7 5 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.50%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.00%) Confluence
8 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.50%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.50%) JBoss
10 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.50%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Finacle
1 4 (2.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 68 (34.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (11.00%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (9.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (8.00%) Office 365
4 16 (8.00%) SaaS
5 13 (6.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (3.50%) npm
7 4 (2.00%) Slack
8 3 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.50%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.50%) PaaS
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.50%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.50%) GitHub
9 1 (0.50%) IaaS
9 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.00%) DHCP
1 22 (11.00%) DNS
2 16 (8.00%) Firewall
3 15 (7.50%) Internet
4 9 (4.50%) SAN
5 7 (3.50%) LAN
5 7 (3.50%) WAN
6 5 (2.50%) Intranet
6 5 (2.50%) VPN
7 4 (2.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.50%) VoIP
9 2 (1.00%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.00%) H.323
9 2 (1.00%) IPsec
9 2 (1.00%) Network Security
9 2 (1.00%) NX-OS
10 1 (0.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (39.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 12 (6.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.50%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.50%) Power BI
7 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.50%) Big Data
9 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.00%) MySQL
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.50%) Subversion
3 15 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 14 (7.00%) JIRA
5 11 (5.50%) GoCD
6 10 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (4.50%) Selenium
8 8 (4.00%) IBM UrbanCode
8 8 (4.00%) Mocha
8 8 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (4.00%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.50%) Grunt
9 7 (3.50%) gulp
9 7 (3.50%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (3.50%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.00%) GitLab
11 3 (1.50%) JUnit
11 3 (1.50%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.00%) Hudson
General
1 32 (16.00%) Finance
2 18 (9.00%) Retail
3 15 (7.50%) Banking
4 13 (6.50%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.00%) Advertising
5 6 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.50%) Local Government
7 4 (2.00%) Marketing
8 3 (1.50%) Automotive
9 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.50%) Back Office
10 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 54 (27.00%) Developer
2 44 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 17 (8.50%) Consultant
5 16 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 16 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 13 (6.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (6.50%) Project Manager
7 12 (6.00%) IT Engineer
7 12 (6.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (6.00%) Retail Banking Project Manager
8 10 (5.00%) Architect
8 10 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
9 9 (4.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (4.50%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (4.50%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.50%) Software Project Manager
10 8 (4.00%) DevOps Consultant
10 8 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Consultant
11 7 (3.50%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (29.00%) .NET
2 39 (19.50%) HTML
3 36 (18.00%) CSS
4 33 (16.50%) AngularJS
4 33 (16.50%) ASP.NET
5 26 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (10.00%) HTML5
7 18 (9.00%) React
8 13 (6.50%) CSS3
8 13 (6.50%) Web Services
9 12 (6.00%) Angular 2
9 12 (6.00%) jQuery
9 12 (6.00%) RESTful
10 11 (5.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (5.00%) Node.js
12 9 (4.50%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (4.00%) LESS
13 8 (4.00%) Sass
13 8 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.50%) Virtual Team
2 18 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.00%) EMC VNX
4 13 (6.50%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (5.00%) User Experience
6 8 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.50%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.50%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.00%) Fintech
10 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.00%) PKI
10 2 (1.00%) Tandem
11 1 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.50%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 65 (32.50%) Windows
2 46 (23.00%) Windows Server
3 40 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (19.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (12.00%) Linux
6 13 (6.50%) Unix
7 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.50%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.50%) Android
9 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.00%) ITIL
3 48 (24.00%) MVC
4 33 (16.50%) DevOps
5 29 (14.50%) Validation
6 27 (13.50%) Performance Management
7 25 (12.50%) Change Management
8 23 (11.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (11.50%) TDD
9 19 (9.50%) Migration
10 16 (8.00%) ITIL V3
10 16 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 16 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (7.50%) Open Source
11 15 (7.50%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.00%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (7.00%) Microservices
12 14 (7.00%) Scrum
12 14 (7.00%) Test Automation
13 13 (6.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 66 (33.00%) C#
2 62 (31.00%) SQL
3 44 (22.00%) PowerShell
4 32 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (10.00%) Java
6 14 (7.00%) TypeScript
7 12 (6.00%) Python
8 7 (3.50%) Perl
9 5 (2.50%) R
10 4 (2.00%) C++
11 3 (1.50%) Ruby
12 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.50%) C
13 1 (0.50%) F#
13 1 (0.50%) Scala
13 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (11.50%) MCSE
3 10 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (5.00%) Degree
4 9 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (4.50%) PMP
5 6 (3.00%) CCNA
6 5 (2.50%) MCP
6 5 (2.50%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.00%) CCDP
7 4 (2.00%) CCNP
7 4 (2.00%) MCSA
8 2 (1.00%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.00%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.00%) MCITP
8 2 (1.00%) MCSD
9 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) GCP
2 7 (3.50%) QA
3 3 (1.50%) SLA
4 2 (1.00%) GDPR
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (26.50%) Active Directory
2 30 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 22 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (8.50%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (8.50%) vSphere
4 17 (8.50%) XenApp
4 17 (8.50%) XenDesktop
5 16 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (3.00%) Docker
7 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (17.00%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (14.00%) SCCM
3 26 (13.00%) SCOM
4 19 (9.50%) Ansible
5 18 (9.00%) Puppet
6 13 (6.50%) Terraform
7 8 (4.00%) Consul
7 8 (4.00%) Rundeck
8 6 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.50%) HockeyApp
9 3 (1.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.00%) Packer
11 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.50%) Kibana
11 1 (0.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 79 (39.50%) Microsoft
2 56 (28.00%) VMware
3 38 (19.00%) Cisco
4 24 (12.00%) Citrix
5 19 (9.50%) HP
6 18 (9.00%) Google
7 14 (7.00%) EMC
8 13 (6.50%) SolarWinds
9 10 (5.00%) Xamarin
10 9 (4.50%) Oracle
11 8 (4.00%) RedGate
11 8 (4.00%) ServiceNow
11 8 (4.00%) Splunk
12 6 (3.00%) F5
13 4 (2.00%) Avaloq
13 4 (2.00%) CA
13 4 (2.00%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.00%) FIS
13 4 (2.00%) Fiserv
13 4 (2.00%) Misys