Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 103 125
Rank change year-on-year +64 +22 +52
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 291 117 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.53% 2.62% 2.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.56% 21.79% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 256 105 91
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £78,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

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 842 537 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 18.89% 12.02% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 730 450 383
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +20.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £28,050
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% -1.11%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017. 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 +37 58 £55,000 +29.41%
St Albans +40 54 £55,000 +43.79% 5
Borehamwood +10 28 £36,500 -30.48%
Hemel Hempstead +5 23 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Welwyn Garden City +7 18 £60,000 -4.76%
Hatfield -3 17 £57,500 -2.13% 1
Stevenage - 12 £45,000 -
Kings Langley - 7 £37,500 -
Broxbourne -2 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Rickmansworth -2 4 £50,000 +92.31%
Knebworth - 1 £50,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £42,500 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 137 (47.08%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (41.92%) C#
3 105 (36.08%) .NET
4 96 (32.99%) DevOps
5 88 (30.24%) SQL Server
6 86 (29.55%) Microsoft
7 85 (29.21%) Windows
8 84 (28.87%) CSS
8 84 (28.87%) HTML
9 81 (27.84%) VMware
10 79 (27.15%) Linux
11 73 (25.09%) Office 365
12 69 (23.71%) Active Directory
12 69 (23.71%) MVC
13 68 (23.37%) Web Services
14 64 (21.99%) PowerShell
15 62 (21.31%) JavaScript
16 59 (20.27%) ASP.NET
17 55 (18.90%) Windows Server
18 51 (17.53%) ASP.NET Web API
18 51 (17.53%) AngularJS
19 50 (17.18%) E-Commerce
20 49 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
21 44 (15.12%) SQL
21 44 (15.12%) OpenStack
21 44 (15.12%) RabbitMQ
22 43 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
23 42 (14.43%) Python
24 41 (14.09%) ASP.NET MVC
25 39 (13.40%) Kubernetes

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 44 (15.12%) OpenStack
2 33 (11.34%) MS Exchange
3 27 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (6.87%) SharePoint
6 18 (6.19%) JBoss
7 17 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (5.84%) Tomcat
8 13 (4.47%) NServiceBus
9 12 (4.12%) Skype for Business
10 8 (2.75%) IIS
11 7 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.34%) Apache
13 1 (0.34%) Drupal
13 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (5.84%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 137 (47.08%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (25.09%) Office 365
3 16 (5.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (4.81%) Mimecast
5 12 (4.12%) IaaS
6 11 (3.78%) PaaS
7 7 (2.41%) Azure Machine Learning
8 6 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.03%) Yammer
10 2 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.34%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.37%) Firewall
2 34 (11.68%) DNS
3 25 (8.59%) TCP/IP
4 23 (7.90%) DHCP
5 14 (4.81%) SAN
6 12 (4.12%) LDAP
7 11 (3.78%) Internet
8 10 (3.44%) SSL
9 9 (3.09%) Unified Communications
9 9 (3.09%) VPN
10 6 (2.06%) WAN
11 5 (1.72%) HTTP
11 5 (1.72%) LAN
12 4 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (1.37%) Intranet
13 3 (1.03%) Skype
14 2 (0.69%) Network Security
15 1 (0.34%) BGP
15 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
15 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (30.24%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.97%) MySQL
3 25 (8.59%) MongoDB
4 19 (6.53%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.12%) Redis
6 10 (3.44%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (3.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (2.75%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.72%) RavenDB
9 3 (1.03%) Power BI
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.69%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.69%) OLAP
10 2 (0.69%) OLTP
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 29 (9.97%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.59%) NUnit
3 20 (6.87%) SpecFlow
4 18 (6.19%) Moq
5 17 (5.84%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (5.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 13 (4.47%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (4.47%) TeamCity
8 12 (4.12%) Jenkins
8 12 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.75%) Subversion
10 7 (2.41%) Jasmine
10 7 (2.41%) MSTest
10 7 (2.41%) Selenium
10 7 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.69%) Chocolatey
11 2 (0.69%) Grunt
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
General
1 39 (13.40%) Retail
2 19 (6.53%) Manufacturing
3 18 (6.19%) Finance
4 13 (4.47%) Advertising
5 9 (3.09%) Games
6 5 (1.72%) Electronics
7 4 (1.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (32.30%) Developer
2 52 (17.87%) .NET Developer
3 39 (13.40%) Analyst
4 33 (11.34%) C# Developer
5 32 (11.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 32 (11.00%) Senior Developer
6 27 (9.28%) Support Analyst
7 26 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
8 24 (8.25%) Lead Developer
9 23 (7.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (7.22%) VMware Engineer
11 20 (6.87%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (6.53%) Senior .NET Developer
13 18 (6.19%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 18 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (5.84%) Senior Analyst
14 17 (5.84%) Senior Support Analyst
14 17 (5.84%) Software Analyst
14 17 (5.84%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (36.08%) .NET
2 84 (28.87%) CSS
2 84 (28.87%) HTML
3 68 (23.37%) Web Services
4 59 (20.27%) ASP.NET
5 51 (17.53%) AngularJS
5 51 (17.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 44 (15.12%) RabbitMQ
7 41 (14.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (11.00%) HTML5
9 31 (10.65%) jQuery
9 31 (10.65%) XML
10 25 (8.59%) CSS3
11 24 (8.25%) JSON
11 24 (8.25%) XHTML
12 21 (7.22%) .NET Framework
13 18 (6.19%) React
13 18 (6.19%) WCF
14 17 (5.84%) JBoss Seam
14 17 (5.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.40%) Data Centre
2 24 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.22%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.81%) Public Cloud
5 13 (4.47%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (4.12%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.78%) Social Media
8 10 (3.44%) Blackberry
8 10 (3.44%) iPhone
9 9 (3.09%) User Experience
10 6 (2.06%) Fintech
11 5 (1.72%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.69%) Clustering
12 2 (0.69%) Replication
13 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.34%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.34%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.34%) iPad
13 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 85 (29.21%) Windows
2 79 (27.15%) Linux
3 55 (18.90%) Windows Server
4 23 (7.90%) Windows 7
5 20 (6.87%) Windows 8
6 16 (5.50%) CentOS
7 13 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.12%) Ubuntu
8 12 (4.12%) Windows 10
9 10 (3.44%) Windows Phone
9 10 (3.44%) Windows Vista
9 10 (3.44%) Windows XP
10 9 (3.09%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.69%) Unix
14 1 (0.34%) Android
14 1 (0.34%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (32.99%) DevOps
2 69 (23.71%) MVC
3 50 (17.18%) E-Commerce
4 49 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (10.31%) Microservices
5 30 (10.31%) Test Automation
6 28 (9.62%) Software Engineering
7 22 (7.56%) OO
7 22 (7.56%) Stress Testing
8 21 (7.22%) Migration
9 18 (6.19%) BDD
9 18 (6.19%) Scrum
9 18 (6.19%) Web Development
10 17 (5.84%) CRM
10 17 (5.84%) Multithreading
10 17 (5.84%) Regression Testing
10 17 (5.84%) SOA
11 16 (5.50%) ITIL
12 14 (4.81%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (4.81%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 122 (41.92%) C#
2 64 (21.99%) PowerShell
3 62 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 44 (15.12%) SQL
5 42 (14.43%) Python
6 27 (9.28%) Bash Shell
7 19 (6.53%) Java
8 18 (6.19%) TypeScript
9 15 (5.15%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.72%) XAML
11 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.03%) Ruby
12 3 (1.03%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.34%) Go
13 1 (0.34%) PHP
13 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (7.22%) Degree
2 19 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (4.47%) MCSE
5 11 (3.78%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.44%) CCNA
6 10 (3.44%) MCSA
7 6 (2.06%) MCP
8 2 (0.69%) HND
8 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.34%) CCDP
9 1 (0.34%) CCNP
9 1 (0.34%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.75%) SLA
2 5 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 69 (23.71%) Active Directory
2 43 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (10.31%) Hyper-V
4 21 (7.22%) Docker
5 9 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.06%) LXC
7 5 (1.72%) Ceph
8 3 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.03%) XenApp
8 3 (1.03%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.34%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (13.40%) Kubernetes
2 25 (8.59%) Puppet
3 20 (6.87%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (6.19%) Ansible
5 9 (3.09%) Backup Exec
5 9 (3.09%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (2.41%) SCCM
7 5 (1.72%) Graphite
7 5 (1.72%) Prometheus
8 4 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (1.03%) AirWatch
9 3 (1.03%) Grafana
9 3 (1.03%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (0.34%) Mesos
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.34%) vRealize
Vendors
1 86 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 81 (27.84%) VMware
3 36 (12.37%) Oracle
4 33 (11.34%) Google
5 17 (5.84%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.12%) Citrix
6 12 (4.12%) Dell
6 12 (4.12%) HP
6 12 (4.12%) Xamarin
7 9 (3.09%) Cisco
7 9 (3.09%) NetApp
7 9 (3.09%) Veeam
8 7 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.41%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.37%) 3PAR
9 4 (1.37%) New Relic
10 3 (1.03%) Altiris
10 3 (1.03%) AppSense
10 3 (1.03%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.34%) CheckPoint