The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England / London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 119 190
Rank change year-on-year +68 +71  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1790 1126 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.25% 2.64% 1.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.40% 19.50% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 976 550
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6302 5774 4611
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.47% 13.54% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5203 4974 3786
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in London

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in London

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in London over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in London

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +70 261 £66,250 +7.72% 49
Kingston Upon Thames +22 24 £65,000 +23.80%
Ruislip - 12 £37,500 - 3
West End of London +11 9 £41,500 +3.75% 9
Canary Wharf -12 8 £53,750 -2.27%
Croydon +3 7 £70,000 +19.14%
Bromley +10 5 £50,000 +29.87%
Docklands, London +5 5 £44,000 -23.47%
Wimbledon - 5 £67,500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £50,750 - 1
Westminster - 2 £42,536 -
Ealing +6 1 £83,000 +22.96%
Moorgate -1 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £100,000 -
Brentford - 1 £44,000 - 2
Romford - 1 £47,500 -
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 London region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 1753 (53.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1540 (46.82%) Microsoft
3 1240 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1144 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 1075 (32.68%) .NET
6 1070 (32.53%) Windows
7 1028 (31.26%) SQL
8 951 (28.91%) C#
9 829 (25.21%) DevOps
10 652 (19.82%) Finance
11 633 (19.25%) VMware
12 630 (19.15%) Linux
13 623 (18.94%) JavaScript
14 574 (17.45%) Office 365
15 571 (17.36%) ASP.NET
16 555 (16.87%) MVC
17 530 (16.11%) Active Directory
17 530 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
18 503 (15.29%) Windows Server
19 484 (14.72%) Scrum
20 480 (14.59%) Git (software)
21 462 (14.05%) Python
22 461 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
23 449 (13.65%) TDD
24 446 (13.56%) Web Services
24 446 (13.56%) Puppet
25 442 (13.44%) PowerShell
26 432 (13.13%) HTML
26 432 (13.13%) Opscode Chef
27 429 (13.04%) Ansible

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 274 (8.33%) IIS
2 251 (7.63%) SharePoint
3 151 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
4 141 (4.29%) MS Exchange
5 135 (4.10%) OpenStack
6 98 (2.98%) Apache
7 84 (2.55%) Apache Spark
8 83 (2.52%) Tomcat
9 78 (2.37%) Confluence
10 77 (2.34%) CMS
11 71 (2.16%) Skype for Business
12 68 (2.07%) WebSphere
13 63 (1.92%) Apache Solr
14 62 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
15 59 (1.79%) JBoss
16 57 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
17 49 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
17 49 (1.49%) WebLogic
18 40 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
19 38 (1.16%) Jetty
Applications
1 151 (4.59%) Microsoft Office
2 64 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (0.46%) HipChat
5 14 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.30%) GIMP
7 7 (0.21%) InDesign
7 7 (0.21%) MicroStation
7 7 (0.21%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.061%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.030%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.030%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 56 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
5 7 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.12%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.091%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.091%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.091%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.061%) Pega PRPC
10 1 (0.030%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.030%) HFM
10 1 (0.030%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 1 (0.030%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.030%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.030%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1753 (53.30%) Amazon AWS
2 574 (17.45%) Office 365
3 233 (7.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 212 (6.45%) PaaS
5 211 (6.42%) IaaS
6 207 (6.29%) Cloud Computing
7 147 (4.47%) SaaS
8 89 (2.71%) GitHub
9 82 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
10 64 (1.95%) CloudBees
11 56 (1.70%) Azure Machine Learning
12 55 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
13 38 (1.16%) Amazon S3
13 38 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
14 32 (0.97%) OpenShift
15 30 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 29 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 28 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
18 27 (0.82%) IBM Cloud
19 21 (0.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 265 (8.06%) Firewall
2 171 (5.20%) SAN
3 147 (4.47%) DNS
4 145 (4.41%) WAN
5 134 (4.07%) LAN
6 101 (3.07%) TCP/IP
7 97 (2.95%) VPN
8 91 (2.77%) Internet
9 87 (2.65%) DHCP
10 81 (2.46%) VoIP
11 64 (1.95%) NAS
12 56 (1.70%) Skype
13 51 (1.55%) Network Security
14 48 (1.46%) iSCSI
15 47 (1.43%) Wireless
16 44 (1.34%) HTTP
16 44 (1.34%) VLAN
17 33 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
18 29 (0.88%) MPLS
19 25 (0.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1144 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 302 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
3 293 (8.91%) Big Data
4 286 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 282 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 249 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 233 (7.08%) MongoDB
8 219 (6.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 212 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 211 (6.42%) Power BI
11 169 (5.14%) Hadoop
12 150 (4.56%) MySQL
13 149 (4.53%) SQL Server 2016
14 140 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
15 134 (4.07%) Redis
16 114 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
16 114 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
17 109 (3.31%) Relational Database
18 95 (2.89%) QlikView
19 94 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 480 (14.59%) Git (software)
2 326 (9.91%) Jenkins
3 254 (7.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 250 (7.60%) JIRA
5 237 (7.21%) TeamCity
6 211 (6.42%) Visual Studio
7 196 (5.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 132 (4.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 127 (3.86%) Subversion
10 123 (3.74%) Selenium
11 109 (3.31%) Vagrant
12 77 (2.34%) GoCD
12 77 (2.34%) NUnit
13 68 (2.07%) HP UFT
14 64 (1.95%) ClearCase
15 55 (1.67%) Hudson
15 55 (1.67%) SpecFlow
16 49 (1.49%) Bitbucket
17 43 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
18 42 (1.28%) Travis CI
General
1 652 (19.82%) Finance
2 220 (6.69%) Retail
3 200 (6.08%) Banking
4 149 (4.53%) Legal
5 93 (2.83%) Marketing
5 93 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 65 (1.98%) Law
7 54 (1.64%) Advertising
8 50 (1.52%) Investment Banking
9 45 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 43 (1.31%) Games
11 31 (0.94%) Publishing
12 25 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 22 (0.67%) Billing
14 17 (0.52%) Electronics
15 10 (0.30%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.27%) Back Office
16 9 (0.27%) Front Office
16 9 (0.27%) Local Government
17 8 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 865 (26.30%) Developer
2 609 (18.52%) Architect
3 407 (12.37%) .NET Developer
4 319 (9.70%) C# Developer
5 278 (8.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 266 (8.09%) Consultant
7 239 (7.27%) Senior Developer
8 218 (6.63%) Cloud Architect
9 204 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 176 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
11 172 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 156 (4.74%) Analyst
13 144 (4.38%) Infrastructure Architect
14 138 (4.20%) Azure Engineer
15 121 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
16 115 (3.50%) Senior .NET Developer
17 112 (3.41%) Azure Architect
18 100 (3.04%) Windows Engineer
19 94 (2.86%) Azure Developer
20 93 (2.83%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1075 (32.68%) .NET
2 571 (17.36%) ASP.NET
3 446 (13.56%) Web Services
4 432 (13.13%) HTML
5 422 (12.83%) AngularJS
6 377 (11.46%) CSS
7 337 (10.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 306 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 230 (6.99%) .NET Framework
10 228 (6.93%) jQuery
11 197 (5.99%) REST
12 187 (5.69%) WCF
13 186 (5.66%) HTML5
14 163 (4.96%) Node.js
15 157 (4.77%) React
16 148 (4.50%) XML
17 147 (4.47%) Entity Framework
18 118 (3.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 117 (3.56%) RESTful
20 108 (3.28%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 267 (8.12%) Data Centre
2 200 (6.08%) Computer Science
3 160 (4.86%) Public Cloud
4 152 (4.62%) Fintech
5 148 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
6 122 (3.71%) Management Information System
7 99 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
8 98 (2.98%) User Experience
9 89 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
10 75 (2.28%) Clustering
11 58 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
12 57 (1.73%) Mobile App
13 47 (1.43%) Hedge funds
14 43 (1.31%) Algorithms
15 39 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
16 38 (1.16%) Client/Server
17 37 (1.12%) N-Tier
18 36 (1.09%) PKI
18 36 (1.09%) Replication
19 30 (0.91%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1070 (32.53%) Windows
2 630 (19.15%) Linux
3 503 (15.29%) Windows Server
4 255 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 172 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 167 (5.08%) Unix
7 122 (3.71%) Windows 7
8 115 (3.50%) Android
9 114 (3.47%) Windows 10
10 112 (3.41%) Apple iOS
11 84 (2.55%) CoreOS
12 68 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 48 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 47 (1.43%) Windows 8
15 46 (1.40%) Ubuntu
16 44 (1.34%) CentOS
17 23 (0.70%) Solaris
18 18 (0.55%) VMS
19 16 (0.49%) Mac OS X
20 12 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1240 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 829 (25.21%) DevOps
3 555 (16.87%) MVC
4 530 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
5 484 (14.72%) Scrum
6 461 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
7 449 (13.65%) TDD
8 305 (9.27%) Software Engineering
9 286 (8.70%) Analytics
10 250 (7.60%) ITIL
11 243 (7.39%) Configuration Management
12 239 (7.27%) Presales
13 234 (7.11%) E-Commerce
14 216 (6.57%) Migration
15 208 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
16 200 (6.08%) Mentoring
17 197 (5.99%) SOA
18 193 (5.87%) Microservices
19 188 (5.72%) SOLID
20 184 (5.59%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1028 (31.26%) SQL
2 951 (28.91%) C#
3 623 (18.94%) JavaScript
4 462 (14.05%) Python
5 442 (13.44%) PowerShell
6 420 (12.77%) Java
7 270 (8.21%) T-SQL
8 217 (6.60%) Bash Shell
9 190 (5.78%) Ruby
10 123 (3.74%) Perl
11 88 (2.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 86 (2.61%) Scala
13 74 (2.25%) R
14 66 (2.01%) C++
15 65 (1.98%) Go
16 61 (1.85%) PHP
17 45 (1.37%) C
18 43 (1.31%) Shell Script
19 41 (1.25%) TypeScript
20 34 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 316 (9.61%) Degree
2 255 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 118 (3.59%) MCSE
4 89 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
5 87 (2.65%) MCSA
6 75 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 59 (1.79%) CCNA
8 53 (1.61%) MCP
9 38 (1.16%) CCNP
10 32 (0.97%) AWS Certification
11 31 (0.94%) CISSP
12 29 (0.88%) MCITP
13 27 (0.82%) Security Cleared
14 21 (0.64%) CCIE
15 20 (0.61%) MCSD
15 20 (0.61%) SC Cleared
16 19 (0.58%) PMI Certification
17 15 (0.46%) CISM
17 15 (0.46%) PMP
17 15 (0.46%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (6.20%) QA
2 42 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 41 (1.25%) SLA
4 36 (1.09%) Data Quality
5 29 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (0.76%) GCP
7 13 (0.40%) SDET
8 10 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
8 10 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.15%) GDPR
10 3 (0.091%) COBIT
11 2 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.061%) EMIR
11 2 (0.061%) MiFID
12 1 (0.030%) PMO
12 1 (0.030%) SEPA
System Software
1 530 (16.11%) Active Directory
2 407 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 375 (11.40%) Docker
4 289 (8.79%) Hyper-V
5 97 (2.95%) vSphere
6 76 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
7 63 (1.92%) vCloud
8 53 (1.61%) XenApp
9 28 (0.85%) VMware ESX
10 27 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
11 25 (0.76%) NFS
12 22 (0.67%) Terminal Services
12 22 (0.67%) XenDesktop
13 15 (0.46%) LXC
13 15 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
14 13 (0.40%) HDFS
15 12 (0.36%) KVM
16 11 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
16 11 (0.33%) Varnish
16 11 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 446 (13.56%) Puppet
2 432 (13.13%) Opscode Chef
3 429 (13.04%) Ansible
4 148 (4.50%) Kubernetes
5 124 (3.77%) Nagios
6 115 (3.50%) SCCM
7 91 (2.77%) Graphite
8 66 (2.01%) Terraform
9 58 (1.76%) Kibana
10 54 (1.64%) Salt
11 47 (1.43%) logstash
12 42 (1.28%) Mesos
13 35 (1.06%) SCOM
14 27 (0.82%) vCenter Server
15 23 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
16 19 (0.58%) Backup Exec
16 19 (0.58%) WMI
16 19 (0.58%) WSUS
17 16 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
17 16 (0.49%) Packer
Vendors
1 1540 (46.82%) Microsoft
2 633 (19.25%) VMware
3 326 (9.91%) Google
4 279 (8.48%) Cisco
5 264 (8.03%) Oracle
6 218 (6.63%) Citrix
7 175 (5.32%) Tableau
8 140 (4.26%) HP
9 107 (3.25%) New Relic
10 98 (2.98%) AppDynamics
11 65 (1.98%) Red Hat
11 65 (1.98%) Splunk
12 64 (1.95%) IBM
13 58 (1.76%) SAP
14 57 (1.73%) Cognizant
14 57 (1.73%) Dell
15 53 (1.61%) NetApp
16 50 (1.52%) Dynatrace
16 50 (1.52%) Juniper
17 46 (1.40%) Atlassian
North West London
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30k per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Dot Ones
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £23k - 26k per year + on call + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + progression
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page International
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Car Fund
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonus + excellent benefits
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North West London
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Salary: £60000 - £62000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday