Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +32
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 13 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 7.98% 5.44% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.39% 42.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 0
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 -
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 Salford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 33 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 20.25% 12.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 0
Salford median annual salary £37,747 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.85% - -
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Salford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Salford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Salford over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Salford

For the 6 months to 16 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 Salford region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Change Management
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Office 365
5 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
5 6 (46.15%) Service Management
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) Skype
6 5 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) SLA
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (38.46%) HNC
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) CRM
6 5 (38.46%) Retail
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) ITSM
6 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
6 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
6 5 (38.46%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) SCCM
6 5 (38.46%) SCVMM

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365
2 5 (38.46%) IaaS
3 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.69%) GitHub
4 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Skype
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Hazelcast
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) Clang
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) git-flow
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) LLVM
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Change Management
3 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) CRM
4 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL V3
4 5 (38.46%) ITSM
4 5 (38.46%) Line Management
4 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) High Availability
6 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) Runbook
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) HNC
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
1 5 (38.46%) SCVMM
2 3 (23.08%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Rundeck
4 1 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe
5 1 (7.69%) Clearswift
5 1 (7.69%) ConnectWise
5 1 (7.69%) IronPort
5 1 (7.69%) Micro Focus
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
5 1 (7.69%) Novell