Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 41 126
Rank change year-on-year +23 +85 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 421 280 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.54% 6.67% 2.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.48% 34.83% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 354 253 86
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £33,575 £30,000 £32,625
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year +16.67% -8.63% +9.44%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,040 804 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 26.03% 19.15% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 821 688 374
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.41% +18.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,850 £32,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +14.12%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Hertfordshire

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Watford +23 134 £52,500 -4.55% 8
St Albans +24 102 £52,500 -4.55% 9
Welwyn Garden City -4 36 £53,750 +13.16% 3
Hemel Hempstead +19 31 £50,000 -9.09%
Hatfield +3 14 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Cheshunt +7 12 £52,500 +110.00%
Borehamwood -9 7 £36,000 -1.37%
Broxbourne -10 6 £40,750 -9.44% 2
Stevenage +8 4 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Hitchin - 4 £22,500 -
Potters Bar - 3 £45,000 -
Kings Langley +3 2 £37,500 - 4
Waltham Cross - 2 £45,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £28,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £65,000 - 1
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 209 (49.64%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (39.90%) Microsoft
3 154 (36.58%) Windows
4 119 (28.27%) SQL
5 118 (28.03%) .NET
6 117 (27.79%) Active Directory
7 114 (27.08%) C#
8 113 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
9 112 (26.60%) VMware
10 104 (24.70%) Office 365
11 95 (22.57%) PowerShell
12 87 (20.67%) SQL Server
13 79 (18.76%) Windows Server
14 75 (17.81%) DevOps
14 75 (17.81%) DNS
15 74 (17.58%) Linux
15 74 (17.58%) Degree
16 69 (16.39%) Firewall
17 68 (16.15%) Hyper-V
18 66 (15.68%) VMware Infrastructure
19 63 (14.96%) JavaScript
20 57 (13.54%) Finance
21 53 (12.59%) SaaS
22 52 (12.35%) Java
23 51 (12.11%) Web Services
23 51 (12.11%) VPN
23 51 (12.11%) Docker
23 51 (12.11%) Presales
24 50 (11.88%) IaaS
25 49 (11.64%) AngularJS

Microsoft 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 47 (11.16%) MS Exchange
2 38 (9.03%) OpenStack
3 26 (6.18%) IIS
4 25 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (4.99%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (3.56%) GlassFish
7 15 (3.56%) JBoss
7 15 (3.56%) MQSeries
7 15 (3.56%) WebLogic
7 15 (3.56%) WebSphere
8 14 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 14 (3.33%) Skype for Business
9 8 (1.90%) Apache
10 7 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.95%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.71%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.24%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (5.23%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (0.95%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) HipChat
3 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.95%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.95%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 209 (49.64%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (24.70%) Office 365
3 53 (12.59%) SaaS
4 50 (11.88%) IaaS
5 44 (10.45%) PaaS
6 27 (6.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 26 (6.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (3.09%) Google Analytics
10 8 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (1.19%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.95%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.95%) Yammer
13 2 (0.48%) NuGet
13 2 (0.48%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.48%) Slack
14 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.24%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 75 (17.81%) DNS
2 69 (16.39%) Firewall
3 51 (12.11%) VPN
4 47 (11.16%) TCP/IP
5 42 (9.98%) Internet
6 39 (9.26%) SAN
7 37 (8.79%) DHCP
8 26 (6.18%) Reverse Proxy
9 14 (3.33%) Skype
10 13 (3.09%) iSCSI
11 12 (2.85%) HTTP
11 12 (2.85%) Wireless
12 11 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (2.61%) VLAN
13 10 (2.38%) LAN
13 10 (2.38%) WAN
14 9 (2.14%) Remote Desktop
15 8 (1.90%) Unified Communications
16 7 (1.66%) ICMP
16 7 (1.66%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.31%) MongoDB
3 20 (4.75%) RavenDB
3 20 (4.75%) Redis
3 20 (4.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 20 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.04%) NoSQL
5 16 (3.80%) Power BI
6 15 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.38%) Big Data
9 9 (2.14%) MySQL
9 9 (2.14%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.66%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (1.66%) MariaDB
11 7 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.66%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 36 (8.55%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.38%) JIRA
2 10 (2.38%) TeamCity
3 9 (2.14%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.43%) Maven
4 6 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.19%) Gradle
6 4 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.71%) Subversion
7 3 (0.71%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.48%) Codeship
9 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.24%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (0.24%) MSTest
9 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 57 (13.54%) Finance
2 21 (4.99%) Retail
3 20 (4.75%) Banking
4 14 (3.33%) French Language
4 14 (3.33%) German Language
4 14 (3.33%) Swedish Language
5 5 (1.19%) Back Office
5 5 (1.19%) Marketing
6 4 (0.95%) Legal
7 3 (0.71%) Games
8 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (30.88%) Developer
2 94 (22.33%) .NET Developer
3 58 (13.78%) C# Developer
4 57 (13.54%) Consultant
5 55 (13.06%) Architect
6 43 (10.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (9.03%) Analyst
8 32 (7.60%) Infrastructure Architect
8 32 (7.60%) Software Developer
9 31 (7.36%) C# Software Developer
10 28 (6.65%) .NET Software Developer
10 28 (6.65%) Cloud Consultant
11 27 (6.41%) Full Stack Developer
12 26 (6.18%) Systems Engineer
13 25 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support
13 25 (5.94%) Senior Developer
13 25 (5.94%) Support Engineer
14 23 (5.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 23 (5.46%) Senior Consultant
15 20 (4.75%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (28.03%) .NET
2 51 (12.11%) Web Services
3 49 (11.64%) AngularJS
3 49 (11.64%) HTML
4 47 (11.16%) CSS
5 38 (9.03%) REST
6 31 (7.36%) ASP.NET
7 25 (5.94%) .NET Framework
7 25 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (5.94%) XML
8 24 (5.70%) HTML5
8 24 (5.70%) Velocity
9 23 (5.46%) RabbitMQ
10 22 (5.23%) CSS3
10 22 (5.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 20 (4.75%) Kafka
12 19 (4.51%) .NET Core
13 16 (3.80%) Java EE
14 15 (3.56%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.40%) Data Centre
2 46 (10.93%) Hybrid Cloud
3 43 (10.21%) User Experience
4 40 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (8.55%) Computer Science
6 28 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (5.70%) Replication
7 24 (5.70%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (5.23%) Public Cloud
9 21 (4.99%) Linux Command Line
10 20 (4.75%) Fintech
11 17 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (2.85%) Security Operations Centre
13 7 (1.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 7 (1.66%) Mainframe
13 7 (1.66%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.43%) Blackberry
14 6 (1.43%) iPhone
14 6 (1.43%) N-Tier
15 5 (1.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 154 (36.58%) Windows
2 79 (18.76%) Windows Server
3 74 (17.58%) Linux
4 34 (8.08%) Unix
4 34 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (6.41%) Windows 7
6 22 (5.23%) Windows 10
6 22 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (3.09%) Apple iOS
8 12 (2.85%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.61%) Android
10 9 (2.14%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.66%) Kali Linux
12 6 (1.43%) CentOS
12 6 (1.43%) Windows Phone
12 6 (1.43%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.43%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.19%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (17.81%) DevOps
3 51 (12.11%) Presales
4 42 (9.98%) Migration
5 39 (9.26%) MVC
6 37 (8.79%) TDD
7 33 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (7.60%) E-Commerce
8 32 (7.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 31 (7.36%) CRM
9 31 (7.36%) ITIL
10 29 (6.89%) Scrum
11 27 (6.41%) BDD
11 27 (6.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 27 (6.41%) Web Development
12 26 (6.18%) Mentoring
13 25 (5.94%) Information Security
13 25 (5.94%) Microservices
13 25 (5.94%) Problem-Solving
13 25 (5.94%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 119 (28.27%) SQL
2 114 (27.08%) C#
3 95 (22.57%) PowerShell
4 63 (14.96%) JavaScript
5 52 (12.35%) Java
6 34 (8.08%) Python
7 27 (6.41%) Bash Shell
8 20 (4.75%) Apex Code
9 15 (3.56%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.09%) AWK
11 11 (2.61%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.61%) TypeScript
12 10 (2.38%) C
12 10 (2.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 6 (1.43%) Ruby
14 5 (1.19%) Java 8
15 4 (0.95%) Go
16 1 (0.24%) ES6
16 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (17.58%) Degree
2 34 (8.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (6.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (4.75%) MCSE
5 15 (3.56%) CISSP
6 14 (3.33%) AWS Certification
6 14 (3.33%) CCNA
6 14 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.09%) CEH
7 13 (3.09%) GSEC
7 13 (3.09%) SSCP
8 12 (2.85%) Master's Degree
9 11 (2.61%) Security Cleared
10 10 (2.38%) MCP
10 10 (2.38%) MCSA
11 9 (2.14%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.66%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.66%) CCENT
12 7 (1.66%) GCIH
12 7 (1.66%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.38%) GDPR
2 10 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.48%) RMADS
4 2 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 117 (27.79%) Active Directory
2 68 (16.15%) Hyper-V
3 66 (15.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (12.11%) Docker
5 27 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (3.09%) XenApp
7 11 (2.61%) XenDesktop
8 9 (2.14%) VMware NSX
8 9 (2.14%) vSphere
9 7 (1.66%) DFS Replication
10 6 (1.43%) XenServer
11 5 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.71%) Ceph
12 3 (0.71%) NFS
13 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 29 (6.89%) Kubernetes
2 28 (6.65%) SCCM
3 24 (5.70%) Grafana
4 21 (4.99%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (4.99%) Puppet
5 17 (4.04%) SCVMM
6 15 (3.56%) Graphite
6 15 (3.56%) vRealize
7 11 (2.61%) Backup Exec
7 11 (2.61%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 9 (2.14%) Prometheus
9 7 (1.66%) Ansible
9 7 (1.66%) QRadar
9 7 (1.66%) SCOM
9 7 (1.66%) SCOrch
10 6 (1.43%) Consul
10 6 (1.43%) HAProxy
10 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (0.95%) IBM BigFix
11 4 (0.95%) Terraform
Vendors
1 168 (39.90%) Microsoft
2 112 (26.60%) VMware
3 40 (9.50%) IBM
4 32 (7.60%) Oracle
5 28 (6.65%) Google
5 28 (6.65%) Veeam
6 24 (5.70%) Citrix
7 23 (5.46%) NetApp
8 20 (4.75%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (4.04%) Cisco
10 14 (3.33%) Symantec
11 13 (3.09%) Optimizely
11 13 (3.09%) Splunk
12 11 (2.61%) EMC
12 11 (2.61%) HP
13 7 (1.66%) Dell
13 7 (1.66%) Meraki
13 7 (1.66%) New Relic
13 7 (1.66%) Remedy
13 7 (1.66%) SAP