Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 63 85
Rank change year-on-year +23 +22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 77 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.27% 3.13% 1.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.56% 25.35% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 66 38 26
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £49,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +62.30% +1.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,125 £21,750
90th Percentile £71,875 £60,000 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -

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 205 142 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 14.02% 12.34% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 170 120 90
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.76% -12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,875 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,714 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.50% +6.25% -5.33%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +36 65 £41,500 -16.16% 5
Corby -20 5 £100,000 +73.91%
Kettering - 2 £29,500 - 5
Wellingborough - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 47 (61.04%) Microsoft
2 40 (51.95%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 34 (44.16%) SQL
5 32 (41.56%) Windows
6 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 23 (29.87%) Office 365
7 23 (29.87%) Windows Server
8 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (28.57%) SCCM
9 17 (22.08%) SCOM
10 16 (20.78%) PowerShell
10 16 (20.78%) ITIL
11 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
11 15 (19.48%) Hyper-V
11 15 (19.48%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (16.88%) Java
12 13 (16.88%) MySQL
12 13 (16.88%) DNS
12 13 (16.88%) SCOrch
13 12 (15.58%) Finance
14 11 (14.29%) Citrix
15 10 (12.99%) .NET
15 10 (12.99%) Manufacturing
15 10 (12.99%) VMware
15 10 (12.99%) Retail
16 9 (11.69%) C#
16 9 (11.69%) Python
17 8 (10.39%) Self-Motivation

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 8 (10.39%) Skype for Business
2 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.79%) Apache Spark
4 4 (5.19%) IIS
4 4 (5.19%) JBoss
5 3 (3.90%) CMS
6 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.30%) Apache
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (51.95%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (29.87%) Office 365
3 7 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (7.79%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (6.49%) SaaS
6 4 (5.19%) GitHub
6 4 (5.19%) IaaS
7 2 (2.60%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.30%) Route 53
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) DNS
2 8 (10.39%) SAN
3 7 (9.09%) DHCP
3 7 (9.09%) Firewall
4 6 (7.79%) NAS
4 6 (7.79%) Wireless
5 5 (6.49%) VoIP
6 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.60%) VPN
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.30%) Intranet
8 1 (1.30%) LAN
8 1 (1.30%) MPLS
8 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.30%) Network Security
8 1 (1.30%) OSPF
8 1 (1.30%) Skype
8 1 (1.30%) TACACS
8 1 (1.30%) VLAN
8 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) MySQL
3 8 (10.39%) Hadoop
4 7 (9.09%) Big Data
4 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.79%) BigQuery
5 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.79%) Star Schema
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.49%) Maven
2 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.90%) JUnit
3 3 (3.90%) Selenium
4 2 (2.60%) Ant
4 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.60%) Hudson
4 2 (2.60%) JIRA
4 2 (2.60%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.60%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.30%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (1.30%) gulp
5 1 (1.30%) Mockito
5 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Manufacturing
2 10 (12.99%) Retail
3 6 (7.79%) Electronics
4 5 (6.49%) Games
5 3 (3.90%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.30%) Front Office
6 1 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (18.18%) Developer
2 12 (15.58%) Administrator
3 10 (12.99%) Windows Administrator
4 9 (11.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Data Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Office 365 Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) .NET
2 8 (10.39%) HTML
3 7 (9.09%) CSS
3 7 (9.09%) REST
4 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (6.49%) Node.js
6 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.19%) jQuery
6 4 (5.19%) JSON
6 4 (5.19%) SOAP
6 4 (5.19%) Spring
6 4 (5.19%) WCF
6 4 (5.19%) Web Services
6 4 (5.19%) XML
7 3 (3.90%) Ajax
7 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (3.90%) boto
8 2 (2.60%) JSP
8 2 (2.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.39%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.79%) Fat Client
4 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.79%) Thin Client
5 4 (5.19%) Fintech
6 3 (3.90%) Clustering
6 3 (3.90%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.60%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.60%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.60%) Replication
8 1 (1.30%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.56%) Windows
2 23 (29.87%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.90%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.78%) ITIL
3 15 (19.48%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 7 (9.09%) Data Management
4 7 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 7 (9.09%) DevOps
4 7 (9.09%) Open Source
5 6 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.79%) SEO
6 5 (6.49%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (6.49%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (6.49%) SDLC
6 5 (6.49%) Tech Ops
7 4 (5.19%) Data Engineering
7 4 (5.19%) Microservices
7 4 (5.19%) Monetization
7 4 (5.19%) OOP
7 4 (5.19%) Presales
7 4 (5.19%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) SQL
2 16 (20.78%) PowerShell
3 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.88%) Java
5 9 (11.69%) C#
5 9 (11.69%) Python
6 5 (6.49%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.19%) Ruby
7 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.90%) C++
8 3 (3.90%) Java 8
9 2 (2.60%) PHP
9 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) CCNA
2 1 (1.30%) CCNP
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.30%) MCITP
2 1 (1.30%) MCSA
2 1 (1.30%) MCSE
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) GCP
1 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.48%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.60%) XenApp
4 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.60%) XenServer
5 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (28.57%) SCCM
2 17 (22.08%) SCOM
3 13 (16.88%) SCOrch
4 7 (9.09%) Ansible
4 7 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (9.09%) Puppet
5 3 (3.90%) Rundeck
6 2 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) Nagios
7 1 (1.30%) Grafana
7 1 (1.30%) logstash
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.30%) Packer
7 1 (1.30%) QRadar
7 1 (1.30%) Terraform
7 1 (1.30%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (61.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) Citrix
3 10 (12.99%) VMware
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle
5 6 (7.79%) Google
6 4 (5.19%) Cisco
6 4 (5.19%) Cloudera
6 4 (5.19%) MapR
7 2 (2.60%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.60%) Cognizant
7 2 (2.60%) Dell
7 2 (2.60%) HP
7 2 (2.60%) Meraki
7 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.30%) F5
8 1 (1.30%) Mitel
8 1 (1.30%) Proofpoint
8 1 (1.30%) Splunk
8 1 (1.30%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.30%) Veeam