Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 74 91
Rank change year-on-year +36 +17 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 54 45 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.54% 3.16% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.30% 36.00% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 47 42 20
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £43,835 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -60.15% +51.72%
10th Percentile £29,350 £32,000 £32,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £120,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -15.00%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 134 125 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.74% 8.77% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 116 108 65
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,800
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% +6.85%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Leicestershire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Leicestershire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Leicestershire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 13 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
Leicester +28 30 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Market Harborough -1 7 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Lutterworth - 2 £41,250 -
Loughborough +12 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Hinckley - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

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

1 35 (64.81%) .NET
2 30 (55.56%) C#
3 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
4 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (42.59%) MVC
7 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET
7 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 20 (37.04%) HTML
9 19 (35.19%) CSS
9 19 (35.19%) jQuery
9 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (33.33%) Entity Framework
10 18 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (29.63%) SQL
13 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
13 14 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (24.07%) RESTful
14 13 (24.07%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (24.07%) Docker
14 13 (24.07%) Google
15 12 (22.22%) Web Services
15 12 (22.22%) Moq
15 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
15 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (22.22%) .NET Core
16 11 (20.37%) Windows
17 10 (18.52%) ITIL

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 10 (18.52%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) CMS
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.85%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Firewall
1 8 (14.81%) LAN
1 8 (14.81%) WAN
2 5 (9.26%) SAN
2 5 (9.26%) VPN
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 4 (7.41%) MPLS
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) Wireless
3 4 (7.41%) WLAN
4 2 (3.70%) DHCP
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Moq
1 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (9.26%) Selenium
3 5 (9.26%) TeamCity
3 5 (9.26%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.85%) Grunt
5 1 (1.85%) Hudson
General
1 5 (9.26%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Back Office
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Developer
2 27 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.26%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (9.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.26%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Wireless Network Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) WLAN Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (64.81%) .NET
2 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 20 (37.04%) HTML
4 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (35.19%) CSS
4 19 (35.19%) jQuery
5 18 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 18 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (24.07%) RESTful
8 12 (22.22%) .NET Core
8 12 (22.22%) Web Services
9 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (9.26%) Autofac
11 5 (9.26%) StructureMap
11 5 (9.26%) XML
12 2 (3.70%) JSON
12 2 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Unix
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) MVC
3 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 13 (24.07%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 10 (18.52%) ITIL
7 9 (16.67%) SDLC
8 8 (14.81%) DevOps
8 8 (14.81%) Open Source
9 5 (9.26%) BDD
9 5 (9.26%) Change Management
9 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (9.26%) OO
9 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.70%) SEO
12 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) C#
2 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.63%) SQL
4 7 (12.96%) PHP
5 4 (7.41%) Ruby
6 3 (5.56%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) F#
8 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) CCNA
1 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.11%) CCNP
3 4 (7.41%) APMP
3 4 (7.41%) CCDE
3 4 (7.41%) CCDP
3 4 (7.41%) CCIE
3 4 (7.41%) HP APS
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.70%) MCP
4 2 (3.70%) MCSA
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
1 4 (7.41%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Docker
2 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
1 4 (7.41%) SmoothWall
2 3 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (1.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.85%) Kibana
3 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.85%) Packer
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Terraform
3 1 (1.85%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Google
3 8 (14.81%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Cisco
5 5 (9.26%) HP
6 4 (7.41%) NetApp
6 4 (7.41%) ProCurve
6 4 (7.41%) Xamarin
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 3 (5.56%) Twitter
8 2 (3.70%) Citrix
9 1 (1.85%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.85%) EMC
9 1 (1.85%) Symantec