Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Kent
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 48 76
Rank change year-on-year +25 +28 +40
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 84 70 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.05% 5.24% 3.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.90% 44.87% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 71 59 56
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -9.09% -2.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,250 £38,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £80,500 £76,375
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 183 156 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.72% 11.67% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 138 127 138
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,125 £77,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Kent

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Kent

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Kent over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Kent

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Kent region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Tunbridge Wells +23 24 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Maidstone -2 14 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Tonbridge -1 10 £34,000 -53.10% 1
West Malling +4 9 £46,000 +31.43%
Chatham +3 4 £63,750 +96.15% 8
Sittingbourne +11 2 £34,750 +6.92% 2
Dartford +10 2 - - 1
Sevenoaks - 2 £32,000 -
Stansted - 1 £42,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £42,500 - 1
Rochester - 1 £45,000 - 2
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 50 (59.52%) .NET
2 47 (55.95%) C#
3 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 40 (47.62%) AngularJS
5 36 (42.86%) MVC
6 33 (39.29%) Microsoft
6 33 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (36.90%) SQL Server
7 31 (36.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (30.95%) SQL
8 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (29.76%) Windows
9 25 (29.76%) TDD
10 23 (27.38%) HTML
10 23 (27.38%) CSS
11 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
12 21 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 19 (22.62%) DevOps
14 18 (21.43%) Google
14 18 (21.43%) WCF
15 17 (20.24%) Office 365
15 17 (20.24%) React
16 16 (19.05%) BDD
16 16 (19.05%) RESTful
17 15 (17.86%) TeamCity
17 15 (17.86%) Entity Framework
18 14 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
18 14 (16.67%) Finance
19 13 (15.48%) Dependency Injection

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 13 (15.48%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.95%) IIS
4 5 (5.95%) NServiceBus
4 5 (5.95%) Umbraco
5 4 (4.76%) CMS
6 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.38%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Acrobat
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.19%) Abaqus
3 1 (1.19%) Mathcad
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 33 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (20.24%) Office 365
3 7 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (8.33%) PaaS
4 5 (5.95%) IaaS
4 5 (5.95%) SaaS
5 4 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (4.76%) Serverless
6 3 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.57%) Google Analytics
6 3 (3.57%) NuGet
7 1 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.19%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.19%) Google Play
7 1 (1.19%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.19%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Firewall
2 6 (7.14%) Internet
2 6 (7.14%) LAN
2 6 (7.14%) WAN
3 5 (5.95%) DNS
4 3 (3.57%) VPN
5 2 (2.38%) DHCP
5 2 (2.38%) Skype
5 2 (2.38%) VoIP
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (1.19%) CTI
6 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.19%) H.323
6 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.19%) MPLS
6 1 (1.19%) SAN
6 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.19%) VLAN
6 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.57%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.38%) Big Data
6 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.19%) Power BI
7 1 (1.19%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.19%) Redis
7 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (17.86%) TeamCity
2 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.14%) JIRA
4 6 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (5.95%) SpecFlow
5 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (4.76%) Selenium
6 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.57%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (2.38%) TestRail
8 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.19%) git-flow
9 1 (1.19%) NUnit
9 1 (1.19%) Protractor
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 12 (14.29%) Games
3 4 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Law
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (52.38%) Developer
2 32 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 12 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Azure Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
10 3 (3.57%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (59.52%) .NET
2 40 (47.62%) AngularJS
2 40 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 31 (36.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (27.38%) CSS
5 23 (27.38%) HTML
6 21 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 18 (21.43%) WCF
8 17 (20.24%) React
9 16 (19.05%) RESTful
10 15 (17.86%) Entity Framework
11 14 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (13.10%) MSMQ
13 11 (13.10%) WPF
14 10 (11.90%) .NET Core
15 7 (8.33%) Node.js
16 6 (7.14%) JSON
16 6 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.38%) PDA
4 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.19%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.19%) iPhone
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.76%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.19%) Android
6 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) MVC
3 25 (29.76%) TDD
4 19 (22.62%) DevOps
5 16 (19.05%) BDD
6 13 (15.48%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (15.48%) Web Application Development
7 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (14.29%) Kanban
8 11 (13.10%) Multithreading
8 11 (13.10%) Web Development
9 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (10.71%) Microservices
10 9 (10.71%) Scrum
10 9 (10.71%) Test Automation
11 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (8.33%) API Integration
13 6 (7.14%) Analytics
13 6 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.95%) C#
2 26 (30.95%) SQL
3 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 12 (14.29%) Ruby
5 11 (13.10%) F#
6 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.57%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.38%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) VBScript
9 1 (1.19%) Java
9 1 (1.19%) Perl
9 1 (1.19%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) MCSE
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (2.38%) CCNA
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.19%) CISA
4 1 (1.19%) CISM
4 1 (1.19%) CISSP
4 1 (1.19%) HNC
4 1 (1.19%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (1.19%) MCP
4 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) GDPR
1 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.95%) Docker
5 1 (1.19%) Firmware
5 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) Kibana
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.57%) Puppet
2 3 (3.57%) SCCM
3 2 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.38%) SCOM
4 1 (1.19%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.43%) Google
3 9 (10.71%) VMware
4 5 (5.95%) MuleSoft
5 4 (4.76%) Cisco
6 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.57%) Splunk
6 3 (3.57%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.38%) Aastra
7 2 (2.38%) Adobe
7 2 (2.38%) Compaq
7 2 (2.38%) HP
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle
7 2 (2.38%) ProCurve
7 2 (2.38%) Sage
7 2 (2.38%) Sophos
8 1 (1.19%) Avaya
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix
8 1 (1.19%) Genesys
8 1 (1.19%) SAP