Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 75 93
Rank change year-on-year +51 +18 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 216 57 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.99% 2.63% 2.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.85% 25.45% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 138 46 41
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,125 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,375 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,486 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.48% +4.78% -2.35%

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 461 224 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.04% 10.35% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 283 146 142
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +9.64% -7.78%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £29,525
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,125 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -5.56%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 112 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (32.41%) Microsoft
4 60 (27.78%) Windows
5 59 (27.31%) SQL Server
6 54 (25.00%) C#
7 52 (24.07%) DevOps
8 50 (23.15%) SQL
8 50 (23.15%) .NET
9 43 (19.91%) VMware
10 41 (18.98%) Opscode Chef
11 39 (18.06%) Active Directory
12 37 (17.13%) MVC
12 37 (17.13%) JavaScript
12 37 (17.13%) Jenkins
12 37 (17.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 37 (17.13%) Windows Server
13 36 (16.67%) Ansible
13 36 (16.67%) Puppet
13 36 (16.67%) Linux
13 36 (16.67%) ITIL
14 32 (14.81%) Finance
14 32 (14.81%) Retail
15 31 (14.35%) HTML
15 31 (14.35%) GCP
15 31 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 31 (14.35%) AngularJS
16 30 (13.89%) Banking
17 29 (13.43%) Migration
17 29 (13.43%) ASP.NET

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 13 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.56%) Umbraco
3 8 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.24%) IIS
5 5 (2.31%) CMS
6 4 (1.85%) Confluence
7 2 (0.93%) Apache
7 2 (0.93%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.93%) SAS
8 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.46%) JBoss
8 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (9.26%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Finacle
1 4 (1.85%) Summit
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 112 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (17.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 20 (9.26%) SaaS
4 19 (8.80%) Office 365
5 13 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (5.56%) IaaS
6 12 (5.56%) PaaS
7 9 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (2.31%) npm
9 4 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.85%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.85%) Slack
10 3 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.46%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.46%) Serverless
11 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.11%) Firewall
2 14 (6.48%) SAN
3 13 (6.02%) DHCP
3 13 (6.02%) DNS
4 8 (3.70%) Intranet
4 8 (3.70%) Network Security
4 8 (3.70%) VPN
5 6 (2.78%) Internet
6 4 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.85%) WAN
7 3 (1.39%) IPsec
7 3 (1.39%) LAN
7 3 (1.39%) VoIP
8 2 (0.93%) BGP
8 2 (0.93%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.93%) H.323
8 2 (0.93%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (5.09%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.78%) Power BI
4 6 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.31%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.31%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.31%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.85%) Big Data
6 4 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.93%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.93%) MySQL
8 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (17.13%) Jenkins
2 27 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 26 (12.04%) Subversion
4 23 (10.65%) JIRA
5 22 (10.19%) GoCD
6 19 (8.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 18 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (7.87%) IBM UrbanCode
9 5 (2.31%) Grunt
9 5 (2.31%) gulp
9 5 (2.31%) Mocha
9 5 (2.31%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.85%) GitLab
10 4 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.85%) Selenium
11 2 (0.93%) Hudson
11 2 (0.93%) Protractor
11 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.46%) Jasmine
General
1 32 (14.81%) Finance
1 32 (14.81%) Retail
2 30 (13.89%) Banking
3 26 (12.04%) Retail Banking
4 9 (4.17%) Advertising
5 8 (3.70%) Local Government
6 6 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.85%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Automotive
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (20.37%) Developer
2 40 (18.52%) Consultant
3 25 (11.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 19 (8.80%) .NET Developer
5 19 (8.80%) Senior Consultant
6 18 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
7 17 (7.87%) DevOps Consultant
7 17 (7.87%) Senior DevOps
7 17 (7.87%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 13 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.02%) Retail Banking Project Manager
9 11 (5.09%) Banking Project Manager
10 10 (4.63%) Architect
10 10 (4.63%) DBA
10 10 (4.63%) Mortgage Project Manager
11 9 (4.17%) C# Developer
11 9 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
11 9 (4.17%) SQL DBA
11 9 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (23.15%) .NET
2 31 (14.35%) AngularJS
2 31 (14.35%) HTML
3 29 (13.43%) ASP.NET
3 29 (13.43%) CSS
4 21 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (8.80%) React
6 18 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
6 18 (8.33%) Web Services
7 15 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (6.48%) HTML5
9 10 (4.63%) Angular 2
10 9 (4.17%) RESTful
11 7 (3.24%) CSS3
11 7 (3.24%) Node.js
12 5 (2.31%) .NET Framework
12 5 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 5 (2.31%) CSLA
12 5 (2.31%) Entity Framework
12 5 (2.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.09%) Public Cloud
4 10 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.70%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.24%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.24%) User Experience
7 5 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.85%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.93%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.93%) Fintech
9 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.93%) PKI
10 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.46%) Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (27.78%) Windows
2 37 (17.13%) Windows Server
3 36 (16.67%) Linux
4 22 (10.19%) Unix
5 18 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (24.07%) DevOps
3 37 (17.13%) MVC
4 36 (16.67%) ITIL
5 29 (13.43%) Migration
6 28 (12.96%) Change Management
7 25 (11.57%) Software Delivery
8 24 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 24 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 23 (10.65%) Open Source
10 22 (10.19%) Continuous Delivery
10 22 (10.19%) SDLC
11 21 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (9.72%) Microservices
11 21 (9.72%) Project Management
12 20 (9.26%) PRINCE2
12 20 (9.26%) TDD
13 17 (7.87%) Customer Engagement
14 15 (6.94%) Software Engineering
15 14 (6.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.00%) C#
2 50 (23.15%) SQL
3 37 (17.13%) JavaScript
4 20 (9.26%) PowerShell
5 19 (8.80%) Python
6 18 (8.33%) Java
7 10 (4.63%) TypeScript
8 9 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.78%) R
10 3 (1.39%) C++
10 3 (1.39%) Perl
10 3 (1.39%) Ruby
11 1 (0.46%) Scala
11 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (9.26%) PMP
3 17 (7.87%) MCSE
4 13 (6.02%) AWS Certification
4 13 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (5.09%) Degree
6 9 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.70%) CCNA
7 8 (3.70%) MCSA
8 7 (3.24%) MCP
9 6 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (2.78%) MCDBA
9 6 (2.78%) MCITP
10 5 (2.31%) CCDP
10 5 (2.31%) CCNP
11 2 (0.93%) MCSD
12 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.35%) GCP
2 7 (3.24%) QA
3 3 (1.39%) SLA
4 2 (0.93%) GDPR
5 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.46%) EMIR
5 1 (0.46%) FATCA
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) MiFID
5 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
System Software
1 39 (18.06%) Active Directory
2 31 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 18 (8.33%) Docker
5 10 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.85%) vSphere
6 4 (1.85%) XenApp
6 4 (1.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 41 (18.98%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (16.67%) Ansible
2 36 (16.67%) Puppet
3 24 (11.11%) Terraform
4 21 (9.72%) Consul
4 21 (9.72%) Rundeck
5 19 (8.80%) SCCM
6 16 (7.41%) SCOM
7 7 (3.24%) Kubernetes
8 6 (2.78%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.93%) Packer
9 2 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.46%) Kibana
10 1 (0.46%) logstash
10 1 (0.46%) Nagios
10 1 (0.46%) yum
Vendors
1 70 (32.41%) Microsoft
2 43 (19.91%) VMware
3 20 (9.26%) Cisco
3 20 (9.26%) ServiceNow
4 17 (7.87%) RedGate
4 17 (7.87%) Splunk
5 14 (6.48%) Citrix
6 12 (5.56%) Google
7 9 (4.17%) HP
8 7 (3.24%) F5
8 7 (3.24%) Oracle
8 7 (3.24%) SolarWinds
9 6 (2.78%) IBM
10 5 (2.31%) CA
10 5 (2.31%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.31%) SAP
11 4 (1.85%) Avaloq
11 4 (1.85%) EMC
11 4 (1.85%) Fiserv
11 4 (1.85%) Misys