The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 91 93
Rank change year-on-year +34 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 36 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.77% 0.40% 0.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.03% 3.92% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 8
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,926 £46,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 124 102 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 12.98% 10.18% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 110 88 29
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Essex

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Essex

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Essex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Essex

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +15 16 £46,250 -5.12%
Basildon - 9 £55,000 -
Brentwood - 5 £55,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £31,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £34,908 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Office 365
3 27 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
5 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 20 (39.22%) .NET
6 20 (39.22%) C#
7 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
8 18 (35.29%) MVC
8 18 (35.29%) HTML
8 18 (35.29%) CSS
8 18 (35.29%) TDD
9 17 (33.33%) VMware
10 16 (31.37%) .NET Framework
10 16 (31.37%) DevOps
10 16 (31.37%) Entity Framework
10 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
12 14 (27.45%) Linux
12 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
13 13 (25.49%) Kanban
13 13 (25.49%) RESTful
13 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (25.49%) Scrum
13 13 (25.49%) OOP
13 13 (25.49%) OO
13 13 (25.49%) JavaScript

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (13.73%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (54.90%) Office 365
2 27 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (21.57%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.88%) GitHub
5 2 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) WebEx
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (15.69%) MSI
4 5 (9.80%) JIRA
4 5 (9.80%) Subversion
5 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (13.73%) Legal
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) .NET Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Senior Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Senior .NET Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Storage Engineer
5 11 (21.57%) Agile .NET Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Agile Developer
6 9 (17.65%) Senior Agile Developer
7 8 (15.69%) Server Engineer
8 7 (13.73%) Applications Support
8 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (13.73%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (11.76%) Analyst
9 6 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
9 6 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (11.76%) Technical Support
9 6 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
9 6 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
10 5 (9.80%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) .NET
2 18 (35.29%) CSS
2 18 (35.29%) HTML
3 16 (31.37%) .NET Framework
3 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (31.37%) Entity Framework
4 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (25.49%) RESTful
6 11 (21.57%) AngularJS
6 11 (21.57%) NHibernate
6 11 (21.57%) Node.js
6 11 (21.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (15.69%) REST
8 7 (13.73%) XMPP
9 5 (9.80%) HTML5
9 5 (9.80%) LINQ
9 5 (9.80%) Ninject
9 5 (9.80%) Task Parallel Library
9 5 (9.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
3 14 (27.45%) Linux
4 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.80%) Unix
7 4 (7.84%) Windows 10
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.96%) CentOS
9 1 (1.96%) SUSE
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) MVC
1 18 (35.29%) TDD
2 16 (31.37%) DevOps
3 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (25.49%) Kanban
4 13 (25.49%) OO
4 13 (25.49%) OOP
4 13 (25.49%) Scrum
4 13 (25.49%) SOLID
5 11 (21.57%) Business Development
5 11 (21.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 8 (15.69%) Application Packaging
6 8 (15.69%) Machine Learning
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 6 (11.76%) Security Patching
9 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) C#
2 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.73%) Perl
3 7 (13.73%) VBA
4 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.80%) Python
4 5 (9.80%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) Java
5 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.92%) C
6 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (15.69%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (15.69%) vSphere
4 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.92%) Docker
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (15.69%) Nagios
2 8 (15.69%) SCCM
2 8 (15.69%) SCOM
3 5 (9.80%) ZABBIX
4 3 (5.88%) Puppet
5 2 (3.92%) Ansible
5 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) NetApp
4 10 (19.61%) Cisco
5 8 (15.69%) Hortonworks
5 8 (15.69%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.80%) Citrix
6 5 (9.80%) PayPal
7 3 (5.88%) HP
8 2 (3.92%) Acronis
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) F5
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle
8 2 (3.92%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.92%) Veeam
8 2 (3.92%) WatchGuard
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