Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 11 28
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 +40
Permanent jobs citing Azure 286 368 372
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.46% 12.05% 7.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.48% 40.75% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 282 278 380
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +11.63%
10th Percentile £33,500 £29,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 545 903 1,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.07% 29.57% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 414 672 871
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +16.67%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Hertfordshire

Azure
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Azure in Hertfordshire

Azure
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure in Hertfordshire

Azure
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
St Albans +5 78 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Watford +2 62 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Stevenage +25 27 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Welwyn Garden City 0 19 £65,000 -7.14% 4
Bishop's Stortford +11 16 £55,000 +15.79%
Borehamwood +4 14 £34,500 +53.33% 3
Letchworth +17 13 £42,500 +30.77%
Hatfield +21 12 £61,250 +36.11%
Hemel Hempstead -1 7 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Waltham Cross - 4 £40,000 -
Potters Bar +7 3 £40,000 -42.86% 3
Rickmansworth +4 1 - -
Hertford +2 1 £75,000 +188.46%
Broxbourne - 1 £35,000 -
Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT jobs citing 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Azure.

1 129 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (41.26%) AWS
3 112 (39.16%) C#
4 105 (36.71%) .NET
5 95 (33.22%) SQL
6 84 (29.37%) Windows
6 84 (29.37%) Office 365
7 83 (29.02%) Microsoft
8 78 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 78 (27.27%) Scrum
9 66 (23.08%) VMware
10 63 (22.03%) Active Directory
11 61 (21.33%) AngularJS
12 56 (19.58%) TDD
13 49 (17.13%) CSS
13 49 (17.13%) WAN
13 49 (17.13%) Windows Server
14 48 (16.78%) TypeScript
15 47 (16.43%) Cisco
16 46 (16.08%) Degree
17 45 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (15.73%) RESTful
17 45 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 45 (15.73%) LAN
18 44 (15.38%) SQL Server
18 44 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
19 43 (15.03%) Web Development
20 42 (14.69%) Git (software)
21 41 (14.34%) DevOps
21 41 (14.34%) Python

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 27 (9.44%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.64%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.45%) Confluence
6 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.35%) Documentum
8 1 (0.35%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (5.59%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 118 (41.26%) AWS
2 84 (29.37%) Office 365
3 35 (12.24%) GCP
4 22 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 21 (7.34%) OneDrive
5 21 (7.34%) PaaS
6 18 (6.29%) Serverless
7 15 (5.24%) Power Platform
8 12 (4.20%) SaaS
9 8 (2.80%) IaaS
10 7 (2.45%) G Suite
11 5 (1.75%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.40%) Cloudflare
13 3 (1.05%) Amazon EKS
13 3 (1.05%) AWS Fargate
14 1 (0.35%) GitHub
14 1 (0.35%) Stackdriver
14 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (17.13%) WAN
2 45 (15.73%) LAN
3 37 (12.94%) DNS
3 37 (12.94%) Firewall
4 29 (10.14%) DHCP
5 25 (8.74%) TCP/IP
6 18 (6.29%) VLAN
7 17 (5.94%) SAN
7 17 (5.94%) Wireless
8 10 (3.50%) VPN
8 10 (3.50%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (2.80%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.05%) Skype
11 3 (1.05%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.05%) VoIP
11 3 (1.05%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.55%) Power BI
4 10 (3.50%) QlikView
4 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.80%) Data Lake
6 8 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.45%) MySQL
7 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.10%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.10%) SQL Server 2017
9 3 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.05%) Snowflake Schema
10 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (14.69%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.04%) Jenkins
3 20 (6.99%) TeamCity
4 17 (5.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (3.50%) JIRA
7 7 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.10%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.75%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.05%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.35%) Log4j
12 1 (0.35%) MSTest
12 1 (0.35%) NUnit
12 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 41 (14.34%) Finance
2 34 (11.89%) Retail
3 15 (5.24%) Legal
4 13 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.40%) Law
6 4 (1.40%) Police
7 3 (1.05%) Banking
8 2 (0.70%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 120 (41.96%) Developer
2 46 (16.08%) .NET Developer
3 35 (12.24%) Architect
4 32 (11.19%) Software Developer
5 28 (9.79%) Lead Developer
6 26 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 19 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (6.29%) IT Engineer
8 18 (6.29%) IT Support
8 18 (6.29%) Support Engineer
8 18 (6.29%) Team Leader
9 17 (5.94%) Analyst
9 17 (5.94%) Network Engineer
9 17 (5.94%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.59%) Software Architect
10 16 (5.59%) Support Analyst
11 15 (5.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
12 14 (4.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (36.71%) .NET
2 61 (21.33%) AngularJS
3 49 (17.13%) CSS
4 45 (15.73%) RESTful
5 39 (13.64%) HTML
6 38 (13.29%) Web Services
7 37 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 32 (11.19%) .NET Core
9 29 (10.14%) ASP.NET
10 25 (8.74%) Angular 2
11 23 (8.04%) Node.js
12 20 (6.99%) Vue.js
13 19 (6.64%) React
14 18 (6.29%) .NET Framework
15 17 (5.94%) HTML5
16 15 (5.24%) REST
17 14 (4.90%) Velocity
18 13 (4.55%) Spring
19 12 (4.20%) Sass
20 10 (3.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.24%) Algorithms
3 14 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.90%) User Experience
4 12 (4.20%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.50%) EPoS
7 8 (2.80%) iPad
8 6 (2.10%) Life Science
8 6 (2.10%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.40%) Clustering
10 4 (1.40%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.40%) Replication
10 4 (1.40%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.05%) Cloud Native
11 3 (1.05%) LIMS
11 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 84 (29.37%) Windows
2 49 (17.13%) Windows Server
3 32 (11.19%) Windows 10
4 26 (9.09%) Linux
5 23 (8.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (5.59%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.10%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.40%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.40%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.05%) Unix
11 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.35%) AIX
12 1 (0.35%) Android
12 1 (0.35%) HPUX
12 1 (0.35%) Solaris
12 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (27.27%) Scrum
3 56 (19.58%) TDD
4 45 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 43 (15.03%) Web Development
7 41 (14.34%) DevOps
8 40 (13.99%) SOLID
9 37 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
10 36 (12.59%) Unit Testing
11 35 (12.24%) MVC
12 30 (10.49%) Project Management
13 28 (9.79%) Computer Science
14 27 (9.44%) ITIL
15 24 (8.39%) Analytics
15 24 (8.39%) BDD
16 23 (8.04%) Innovative Thinking
16 23 (8.04%) SDLC
17 22 (7.69%) E-Commerce
17 22 (7.69%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 112 (39.16%) C#
2 95 (33.22%) SQL
3 78 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 48 (16.78%) TypeScript
5 41 (14.34%) Python
6 38 (13.29%) Java
7 17 (5.94%) PowerShell
8 13 (4.55%) Ruby
9 12 (4.20%) Java 8
9 12 (4.20%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.50%) F#
11 5 (1.75%) R
12 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.05%) C
12 3 (1.05%) C++
12 3 (1.05%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.05%) PHP
12 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.05%) VB
13 2 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 46 (16.08%) Degree
2 22 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (5.94%) CCNA
5 13 (4.55%) PhD
6 11 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.45%) ISEB
7 7 (2.45%) Postgraduate
8 5 (1.75%) MBCS
9 4 (1.40%) CCNP
9 4 (1.40%) CISA
9 4 (1.40%) CISM
9 4 (1.40%) CISSP
10 3 (1.05%) MCP
10 3 (1.05%) MCSA
10 3 (1.05%) MCSE
11 2 (0.70%) MCITP
11 2 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.35%) MBA
12 1 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.45%) SLA
2 6 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.10%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.10%) QA
3 4 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.40%) GDPR
4 3 (1.05%) GxP
4 3 (1.05%) NIST
5 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 63 (22.03%) Active Directory
2 45 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (13.99%) vSphere
4 25 (8.74%) Hyper-V
5 18 (6.29%) Docker
6 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.70%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.35%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.35%) vCloud
8 1 (0.35%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (4.20%) Kubernetes
1 12 (4.20%) SCCM
2 5 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.40%) Opsgenie
4 3 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.05%) Terraform
4 3 (1.05%) vRealize
5 2 (0.70%) Ansible
5 2 (0.70%) Kibana
5 2 (0.70%) logstash
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.70%) WSUS
6 1 (0.35%) Grafana
6 1 (0.35%) Nagios
6 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.35%) PaperCut
6 1 (0.35%) SCOM
6 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 83 (29.02%) Microsoft
2 66 (23.08%) VMware
3 47 (16.43%) Cisco
4 24 (8.39%) Meraki
5 23 (8.04%) HP
5 23 (8.04%) SonicWALL
6 15 (5.24%) Google
7 14 (4.90%) Tableau
8 9 (3.15%) Citrix
9 8 (2.80%) NetApp
9 8 (2.80%) Veeam
10 6 (2.10%) Apple
10 6 (2.10%) Oracle
11 5 (1.75%) Databricks
12 4 (1.40%) Aruba
12 4 (1.40%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.40%) DevExpress
12 4 (1.40%) Okta
12 4 (1.40%) PagerDuty
13 3 (1.05%) VeriFone