Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 52 122
Rank change year-on-year +25 +70 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 378 224 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.21% 5.15% 2.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.38% 33.68% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 332 200 80
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £26,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £80,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £49,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +2.06% +7.78%

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 985 665 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 21.39% 15.28% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 787 540 298
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -3.67% +21.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,475 £30,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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
St Albans +39 125 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Watford +18 100 £52,500 -4.55% 15
Hemel Hempstead +4 26 £35,000 -36.36%
Welwyn Garden City -21 22 £24,000 -45.76%
Hatfield -18 16 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Cheshunt +12 14 £50,000 +100.00%
Borehamwood +9 8 £31,000 -15.07% 2
Potters Bar - 3 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -8 2 £57,500 +4.55% 3
Rickmansworth - 2 £65,000 -
Broxbourne -11 1 £41,500 -7.78%
Stevenage -17 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Waltham Cross - 1 £55,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £28,500 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 197 (52.12%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (35.98%) .NET
3 125 (33.07%) SQL
4 120 (31.75%) C#
5 119 (31.48%) Microsoft
6 109 (28.84%) SQL Server
7 102 (26.98%) Windows
8 96 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
9 91 (24.07%) DevOps
10 80 (21.16%) Active Directory
11 78 (20.63%) PowerShell
12 76 (20.11%) Linux
13 67 (17.72%) Office 365
13 67 (17.72%) Windows Server
14 65 (17.20%) VMware
14 65 (17.20%) MVC
15 64 (16.93%) Finance
16 63 (16.67%) JavaScript
17 61 (16.14%) ASP.NET
18 59 (15.61%) ASP.NET MVC
18 59 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
19 58 (15.34%) Git (software)
20 56 (14.81%) AngularJS
21 55 (14.55%) Degree
21 55 (14.55%) HTML
21 55 (14.55%) Data Centre
22 53 (14.02%) CSS
23 50 (13.23%) Scrum
24 46 (12.17%) Computer Science
24 46 (12.17%) MongoDB

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 35 (9.26%) OpenStack
2 34 (8.99%) MS Exchange
3 22 (5.82%) IIS
4 19 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (2.91%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.65%) Mule
7 10 (2.65%) Mule ESB
8 9 (2.38%) NServiceBus
9 7 (1.85%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (1.06%) CloudStack
11 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.79%) Apache
13 2 (0.53%) JBoss
13 2 (0.53%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.79%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.79%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 197 (52.12%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (17.72%) Office 365
3 40 (10.58%) SaaS
4 22 (5.82%) IaaS
5 20 (5.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (4.76%) PaaS
7 15 (3.97%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (2.65%) Boomi
9 6 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.06%) Trello
10 4 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.79%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.53%) NuGet
13 1 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.26%) npm
13 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.79%) DNS
1 37 (9.79%) Firewall
2 33 (8.73%) TCP/IP
3 28 (7.41%) DHCP
4 25 (6.61%) SAN
5 21 (5.56%) VPN
6 15 (3.97%) Internet
7 11 (2.91%) HTTP
8 9 (2.38%) Kerberos
8 9 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (2.12%) Unified Communications
9 8 (2.12%) VLAN
10 7 (1.85%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
11 6 (1.59%) VSAN
12 5 (1.32%) Skype
12 5 (1.32%) Wireless
13 4 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (1.06%) LAN
13 4 (1.06%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (28.84%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.17%) MongoDB
3 34 (8.99%) SQL Server 2016
4 31 (8.20%) RavenDB
5 29 (7.67%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.70%) Redis
8 13 (3.44%) Power BI
8 13 (3.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.17%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (2.65%) Big Data
12 8 (2.12%) MySQL
12 8 (2.12%) Oracle Database
12 8 (2.12%) Snowflake Schema
12 8 (2.12%) Star Schema
13 6 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (1.59%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 58 (15.34%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 27 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 12 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (1.85%) JIRA
7 6 (1.59%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.06%) Gradle
9 4 (1.06%) Maven
9 4 (1.06%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.06%) VersionOne
10 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.53%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.53%) MSTest
11 2 (0.53%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.53%) Subversion
12 1 (0.26%) Chocolatey
12 1 (0.26%) Codeship
12 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (16.93%) Finance
2 26 (6.88%) Retail
3 20 (5.29%) Banking
4 10 (2.65%) Advertising
5 6 (1.59%) Marketing
6 4 (1.06%) French Language
6 4 (1.06%) German Language
6 4 (1.06%) Swedish Language
7 3 (0.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 139 (36.77%) Developer
2 97 (25.66%) .NET Developer
3 50 (13.23%) C# Developer
4 45 (11.90%) Consultant
5 38 (10.05%) Cloud Engineer
6 35 (9.26%) Analyst
7 31 (8.20%) .NET Developer - Fintech
8 28 (7.41%) Software Developer
9 27 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (6.61%) C# Software Developer
10 25 (6.61%) DevOps Engineer
10 25 (6.61%) Full Stack Developer
10 25 (6.61%) Senior Consultant
11 24 (6.35%) Architect
12 23 (6.08%) .NET Software Developer
12 23 (6.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
14 19 (5.03%) Azure Engineer
14 19 (5.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (35.98%) .NET
2 61 (16.14%) ASP.NET
3 59 (15.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 56 (14.81%) AngularJS
5 55 (14.55%) HTML
6 53 (14.02%) CSS
7 41 (10.85%) .NET Framework
8 36 (9.52%) Web Services
9 35 (9.26%) HTML5
10 33 (8.73%) CSS3
10 33 (8.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 31 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 29 (7.67%) XML
13 27 (7.14%) REST
14 25 (6.61%) RabbitMQ
15 23 (6.08%) Velocity
16 18 (4.76%) JSON
17 15 (3.97%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (3.17%) Middleware
19 10 (2.65%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 46 (12.17%) Computer Science
3 31 (8.20%) Fintech
4 28 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (6.35%) User Experience
7 23 (6.08%) Public Cloud
7 23 (6.08%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (5.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 20 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (2.65%) Mainframe
10 10 (2.65%) Replication
11 7 (1.85%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.32%) Spread Betting
13 3 (0.79%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
14 2 (0.53%) BYOD
14 2 (0.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 102 (26.98%) Windows
2 76 (20.11%) Linux
3 67 (17.72%) Windows Server
4 27 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (6.08%) Unix
6 18 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.97%) Windows 10
7 15 (3.97%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.32%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.06%) Android
9 4 (1.06%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.06%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.79%) CentOS
10 3 (0.79%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (24.07%) DevOps
3 65 (17.20%) MVC
4 59 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (13.23%) Scrum
6 41 (10.85%) TDD
7 37 (9.79%) E-Commerce
8 36 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
9 34 (8.99%) ITIL
10 33 (8.73%) Asset Management
11 31 (8.20%) Wealth Management
11 31 (8.20%) Web Application Development
12 30 (7.94%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 28 (7.41%) BDD
13 28 (7.41%) CRM
14 26 (6.88%) Continuous Delivery
15 25 (6.61%) Presales
16 24 (6.35%) Microservices
16 24 (6.35%) SOA
17 22 (5.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 125 (33.07%) SQL
2 120 (31.75%) C#
3 78 (20.63%) PowerShell
4 63 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 41 (10.85%) Python
6 35 (9.26%) Java
7 20 (5.29%) Apex Code
8 19 (5.03%) Bash Shell
9 16 (4.23%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.65%) TypeScript
11 8 (2.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (1.32%) Perl
12 5 (1.32%) Ruby
13 4 (1.06%) Java 8
13 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.06%) XPath
13 4 (1.06%) XQuery
14 3 (0.79%) C
15 2 (0.53%) AWK
15 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (14.55%) Degree
2 36 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (6.35%) MCSE
5 19 (5.03%) MCP
6 14 (3.70%) CISSP
7 13 (3.44%) CEH
7 13 (3.44%) GSEC
7 13 (3.44%) SSCP
8 9 (2.38%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.12%) CCNA
9 8 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.12%) MCSA
9 8 (2.12%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.32%) Master's Degree
10 5 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.79%) CCENT
11 3 (0.79%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (0.79%) GCIH
11 3 (0.79%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.91%) GCP
2 3 (0.79%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) GDPR
3 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 80 (21.16%) Active Directory
2 45 (11.90%) Docker
3 39 (10.32%) Hyper-V
4 37 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.38%) Ceph
6 9 (2.38%) vSphere
6 9 (2.38%) XenApp
7 7 (1.85%) DFS Replication
7 7 (1.85%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.59%) VMware NSX
8 6 (1.59%) XenServer
9 4 (1.06%) LXC
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (8.20%) Puppet
2 27 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 22 (5.82%) Ansible
4 16 (4.23%) SCCM
5 11 (2.91%) Graphite
5 11 (2.91%) Terraform
6 9 (2.38%) SCVMM
7 6 (1.59%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.59%) vRealize
8 4 (1.06%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (1.06%) SCOM
9 3 (0.79%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.79%) Consul
9 3 (0.79%) Grafana
9 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.79%) QRadar
9 3 (0.79%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.53%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.53%) Rancher
Vendors
1 119 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 65 (17.20%) VMware
3 32 (8.47%) Google
4 27 (7.14%) Oracle
5 22 (5.82%) IBM
6 21 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (3.44%) Splunk
8 12 (3.17%) Citrix
8 12 (3.17%) Dell
9 11 (2.91%) WSO2
10 10 (2.65%) ArcSight
10 10 (2.65%) EMC
10 10 (2.65%) LogRhythm
10 10 (2.65%) MuleSoft
10 10 (2.65%) Talend
10 10 (2.65%) TIBCO
10 10 (2.65%) webMethods
11 9 (2.38%) NetApp
11 9 (2.38%) Veeam
12 8 (2.12%) SnapLogic