Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 57 82
Rank change year-on-year +20 +25 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 76 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.97% 3.70% 1.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.70% 24.55% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 23
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,750 £56,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.56% +50.00% +63.04%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,475 £23,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £61,250 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +1.27%

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 178 167 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 13.99% 15.09% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 140 143 88
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.69% -7.14% -22.22%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £17,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £61,250 £52,725
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +17 58 £40,000 -28.89% 9
Corby -8 6 £100,000 +73.91%
Kettering - 4 £31,500 -
Towcester - 1 - - 1
Wellingborough - 1 £45,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 38 (50.00%) SQL
2 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
3 32 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
5 27 (35.53%) Windows
5 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
6 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (28.95%) Hyper-V
8 21 (27.63%) Office 365
9 20 (26.32%) Windows Server
10 17 (22.37%) VMware
10 17 (22.37%) Python
10 17 (22.37%) Java
11 16 (21.05%) Finance
12 14 (18.42%) SCCM
12 14 (18.42%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (17.11%) C#
13 13 (17.11%) .NET
13 13 (17.11%) ITIL
13 13 (17.11%) DNS
13 13 (17.11%) SAN
14 12 (15.79%) Citrix
14 12 (15.79%) DHCP
14 12 (15.79%) Data Modelling
14 12 (15.79%) XML
14 12 (15.79%) Google
14 12 (15.79%) NoSQL
14 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (15.79%) Hadoop
14 12 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory

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 11 (14.47%) Apache Spark
2 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.84%) Skype for Business
3 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.26%) Apache
4 4 (5.26%) JBoss
4 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.95%) CMS
5 3 (3.95%) Confluence
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.63%) IIS
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (27.63%) Office 365
3 14 (18.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (14.47%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.63%) GitHub
6 2 (2.63%) Route 53
6 2 (2.63%) SaaS
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.32%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.32%) Serverless
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.11%) DNS
1 13 (17.11%) SAN
2 12 (15.79%) DHCP
3 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.21%) NAS
5 5 (6.58%) VLAN
6 3 (3.95%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.95%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.63%) LAN
7 2 (2.63%) WAN
8 1 (1.32%) Firewall
8 1 (1.32%) HTTP
8 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.32%) Intranet
8 1 (1.32%) Network Security
8 1 (1.32%) SMPP
8 1 (1.32%) SMTP
8 1 (1.32%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.32%) VoIP
8 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 12 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 11 (14.47%) Big Data
3 11 (14.47%) BigQuery
3 11 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (14.47%) Star Schema
4 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (10.53%) MySQL
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.32%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.58%) JIRA
2 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) gulp
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (1.32%) Grunt
4 1 (1.32%) Maven
4 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.32%) webpack
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Marketing
3 5 (6.58%) Electronics
4 4 (5.26%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Architect
2 11 (14.47%) Data Architect
3 9 (11.84%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Administrator
6 5 (6.58%) Active Directory Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Database Developer
6 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Data Architect
7 4 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (3.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) .NET
2 12 (15.79%) XML
3 11 (14.47%) JSON
4 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (9.21%) HTML
6 6 (7.89%) CSS
7 4 (5.26%) .NET Core
7 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.26%) jQuery
7 4 (5.26%) REST
7 4 (5.26%) WCF
8 3 (3.95%) Ajax
8 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (3.95%) HTML5
8 3 (3.95%) J2EE
8 3 (3.95%) SOAP
9 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.63%) CSS3
9 2 (2.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Clustering
3 7 (9.21%) Client/Server
3 7 (9.21%) Driving Licence
3 7 (9.21%) Fat Client
3 7 (9.21%) Thin Client
4 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.89%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.26%) Fintech
6 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.63%) Replication
8 1 (1.32%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.53%) Windows
2 20 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.89%) Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Unix
7 3 (3.95%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.32%) VMS
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.11%) ITIL
3 12 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 11 (14.47%) Data Architecture
4 11 (14.47%) Monetization
5 9 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (9.21%) Data Management
6 7 (9.21%) DevOps
7 6 (7.89%) Data Engineering
7 6 (7.89%) Database Tuning
7 6 (7.89%) Open Source
7 6 (7.89%) Statistics
8 5 (6.58%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.58%) Master Data Management
8 5 (6.58%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (6.58%) OO
8 5 (6.58%) Patch Management
9 4 (5.26%) OOP
9 4 (5.26%) Scrum
9 4 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.00%) SQL
2 17 (22.37%) Java
2 17 (22.37%) Python
3 13 (17.11%) C#
4 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.95%) Ruby
6 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Java 8
7 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
1 6 (7.89%) MCSE
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (6.58%) CCNA
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.32%) MCITP
3 1 (1.32%) MCSA
3 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
2 22 (28.95%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.63%) vSphere
4 2 (2.63%) XenApp
4 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.63%) XenServer
5 1 (1.32%) Docker
5 1 (1.32%) NFS
5 1 (1.32%) vCloud
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) SCCM
2 6 (7.89%) Ansible
2 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.89%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) SCOM
3 3 (3.95%) Salt
3 3 (3.95%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.63%) Terraform
5 1 (1.32%) Grafana
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.32%) Nagios
5 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.32%) Packer
5 1 (1.32%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.32%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.32%) vMotion
5 1 (1.32%) WMI
5 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.37%) VMware
3 12 (15.79%) Citrix
3 12 (15.79%) Google
4 11 (14.47%) Cloudera
4 11 (14.47%) MapR
5 9 (11.84%) Cisco
6 4 (5.26%) Veeam
7 3 (3.95%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.63%) HP
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle
8 2 (2.63%) Symantec
8 2 (2.63%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.32%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.32%) McAfee
9 1 (1.32%) Meraki
9 1 (1.32%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (1.32%) Sophos
9 1 (1.32%) Talend
9 1 (1.32%) WSO2