Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 67 95
Rank change year-on-year +37 +28 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 81 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.24% 2.78% 1.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.32% 20.45% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74 37 18
Northamptonshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +16.79% -23.89%
10th Percentile £21,250 £31,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,000 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +18.75% -5.88%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 236 176 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 18.18% 13.59% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 201 150 85
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £34,740 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.34% -13.15% -11.11%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,000 £20,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,875 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Northampton +55 68 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Corby - 5 £32,500 - 1
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 57 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 48 (59.26%) Windows
3 47 (58.02%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (44.44%) SQL
4 36 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 33 (40.74%) Active Directory
6 25 (30.86%) SCCM
7 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 22 (27.16%) PowerShell
8 22 (27.16%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (25.93%) SCOM
10 17 (20.99%) SCOrch
11 16 (19.75%) Manufacturing
11 16 (19.75%) Retail
11 16 (19.75%) DNS
12 14 (17.28%) ITIL
12 14 (17.28%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (14.81%) Java
13 12 (14.81%) Office 365
14 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
14 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
15 10 (12.35%) Firewall
15 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
15 10 (12.35%) Degree
16 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (11.11%) Games
16 9 (11.11%) Citrix
16 9 (11.11%) DevOps
17 8 (9.88%) .NET

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (4.94%) SAS
2 3 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.70%) IIS
2 3 (3.70%) JBoss
2 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 47 (58.02%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.81%) Office 365
3 7 (8.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (6.17%) IaaS
5 4 (4.94%) GitHub
5 4 (4.94%) SaaS
6 3 (3.70%) Bluemix
6 3 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.47%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.23%) Route 53
8 1 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) DNS
2 10 (12.35%) Firewall
3 7 (8.64%) DHCP
4 6 (7.41%) Wireless
5 5 (6.17%) VoIP
5 5 (6.17%) VPN
6 4 (4.94%) VLAN
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.70%) PPTP
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.23%) LAN
8 1 (1.23%) MPLS
8 1 (1.23%) Network Security
8 1 (1.23%) OSPF
8 1 (1.23%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.23%) TACACS
8 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) Big Data
2 6 (7.41%) MySQL
3 5 (6.17%) BigQuery
4 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.70%) Pentaho
5 3 (3.70%) Power BI
5 3 (3.70%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.23%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Maven
2 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.47%) Ant
4 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.47%) Hudson
4 2 (2.47%) JUnit
4 2 (2.47%) Selenium
4 2 (2.47%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.47%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.23%) Mockito
5 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (19.75%) Manufacturing
1 16 (19.75%) Retail
2 9 (11.11%) Games
3 4 (4.94%) Finance
4 2 (2.47%) Billing
4 2 (2.47%) Electronics
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Support Engineer
2 16 (19.75%) Administrator
3 14 (17.28%) Windows Administrator
4 13 (16.05%) Analyst
4 13 (16.05%) Applications Support
4 13 (16.05%) Support Analyst
5 12 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (13.58%) Applications Engineer
6 11 (13.58%) Applications Support Analyst
6 11 (13.58%) Applications Support Engineer
6 11 (13.58%) Developer
7 10 (12.35%) Windows Engineer
7 10 (12.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 8 (9.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (9.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (9.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (8.64%) Architect
9 7 (8.64%) Software Analyst
9 7 (8.64%) Software Support Analyst
9 7 (8.64%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) .NET
2 7 (8.64%) CSS
2 7 (8.64%) HTML
3 6 (7.41%) Web Services
4 5 (6.17%) REST
5 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (4.94%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 4 (4.94%) Spring
6 3 (3.70%) jQuery
6 3 (3.70%) JSON
6 3 (3.70%) XML
7 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.47%) J2SE
7 2 (2.47%) LAMP
7 2 (2.47%) Middleware
7 2 (2.47%) RESTful
7 2 (2.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
3 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.47%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) Fintech
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (59.26%) Windows
2 36 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.41%) Linux
5 6 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.47%) Unix
7 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) ITIL
1 14 (17.28%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.11%) DevOps
4 6 (7.41%) Data Architecture
4 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (7.41%) Open Source
4 6 (7.41%) SEO
4 6 (7.41%) Software Testing
4 6 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.17%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (6.17%) Microservices
5 5 (6.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (4.94%) Data Management
6 4 (4.94%) ETL
6 4 (4.94%) Server Building
7 3 (3.70%) OO
7 3 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 36 (44.44%) SQL
2 22 (27.16%) PowerShell
3 12 (14.81%) Java
4 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.64%) C#
6 5 (6.17%) Python
7 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.70%) Java 8
8 3 (3.70%) Ruby
8 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.47%) C++
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
10 1 (1.23%) R
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.23%) CCNA
3 1 (1.23%) CCNP
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) COBIT
1 2 (2.47%) GCP
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.70%) XenServer
5 1 (1.23%) Docker
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.23%) XenApp
5 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (30.86%) SCCM
2 21 (25.93%) SCOM
3 17 (20.99%) SCOrch
4 6 (7.41%) Ansible
4 6 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.41%) Puppet
5 2 (2.47%) Nagios
5 2 (2.47%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Grafana
6 1 (1.23%) Kibana
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.23%) Packer
6 1 (1.23%) QRadar
6 1 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.23%) Terraform
6 1 (1.23%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 57 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) Citrix
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle
4 7 (8.64%) Google
4 7 (8.64%) VMware
5 4 (4.94%) Cisco
5 4 (4.94%) HP
5 4 (4.94%) Informatica
6 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.70%) Draytek
6 3 (3.70%) Juniper
6 3 (3.70%) NETGEAR
6 3 (3.70%) SonicWALL
6 3 (3.70%) Tableau
6 3 (3.70%) Talend
6 3 (3.70%) Teradata
6 3 (3.70%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.47%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.47%) MapR
7 2 (2.47%) Samsung