Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 84 95
Rank change year-on-year +35 +11 +32
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 44 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.12% 2.01% 1.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.73% 19.33% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 33
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% +15.38% -55.17%
10th Percentile £19,125 £29,450 £19,850
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £48,500
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £43,835 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.36% +3.14% -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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 171 150 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 16.01% 10.42% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 145 106 133
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £19,275 £17,500 £20,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,875 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -4.76% +8.39% +3.33%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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
Northampton +29 28 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Corby - 6 £57,500 -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 33 (75.00%) Windows
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (70.45%) Windows Server
3 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (45.45%) Degree
5 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (43.18%) Office 365
6 18 (40.91%) VMware
7 16 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (31.82%) ITIL
8 14 (31.82%) SQL
9 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
9 13 (29.55%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
10 12 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (27.27%) Software Testing
10 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
10 12 (27.27%) Windows 8
10 12 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (25.00%) Service Delivery
11 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 11 (25.00%) Migration
12 10 (22.73%) Document Management
12 10 (22.73%) Java
12 10 (22.73%) SAN
13 9 (20.45%) Citrix
13 9 (20.45%) LAN

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 16 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 5 (11.36%) Confluence
3 5 (11.36%) JBoss
3 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (43.18%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) IaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) SAN
2 9 (20.45%) LAN
3 8 (18.18%) WAN
4 4 (9.09%) DHCP
4 4 (9.09%) DNS
4 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (4.55%) NAS
5 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.27%) Network Security
6 1 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Power BI
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) JUnit
2 3 (6.82%) Maven
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Graduate
3 10 (22.73%) Graduate Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) IT Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) IT Support
3 10 (22.73%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Graduate IT Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Graduate IT Support
4 9 (20.45%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) IT Graduate
5 8 (18.18%) Technical Leader
5 8 (18.18%) Technical Support
6 5 (11.36%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Web Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) WebOps Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (11.36%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (6.82%) REST
2 3 (6.82%) Spring
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) LAMP
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.36%) Wiki
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (75.00%) Windows
2 31 (70.45%) Windows Server
3 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 12 (27.27%) Windows 8
6 8 (18.18%) Linux
7 6 (13.64%) Unix
8 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 12 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (25.00%) Migration
4 11 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 10 (22.73%) Document Management
6 8 (18.18%) PRINCE
7 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
7 5 (11.36%) Release Management
7 5 (11.36%) Web Development
7 5 (11.36%) Web Operations
8 4 (9.09%) Microservices
9 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery Management
10 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.36%) Python
3 5 (11.36%) Ruby
4 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Degree
2 12 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (18.18%) CCNA
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (18.18%) VCP5
4 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.82%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) APMP
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.36%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
4 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) SCCM
3 3 (6.82%) SCOM
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.55%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.91%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) Atlassian
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco
7 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
7 2 (4.55%) McAfee
7 2 (4.55%) NetApp
7 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.27%) Brocade
8 1 (2.27%) Google
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) Tableau
8 1 (2.27%) Teradata