Azure Jobs in the South East

Microsoft Azure
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Azure 2,820 2,859 4,156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 16.45% 20.21% 20.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.34% 54.32% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,221 1,969 2,774
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £58,850
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% -2.29% +7.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £92,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £59,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -9.23% +4.00% +8.70%

All Cloud Skills
South East

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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5,190 5,263 8,474
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 30.28% 37.21% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4,028 3,639 5,622
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,200 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £41,939
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,582 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.04% +1.06% +4.76%
75th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +4.17%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in the South East

Azure
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in the South East.

Salary trend for Azure in the South East

Azure
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in the South East over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Azure in the South East

Azure
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -3 975 £52,500 -12.50% 167
Hampshire +2 741 £55,000 -4.35% 91
Berkshire -4 452 £52,500 -19.23% 68
Surrey -3 429 £55,000 -8.33% 84
Kent -1 279 £55,000 +29.41% 40
Buckinghamshire -5 271 £50,000 -4.76% 55
Oxfordshire -2 252 £52,500 -4.55% 44
East Sussex +3 167 £50,000 -4.81% 32
West Sussex +5 134 £55,000 -8.33% 20
Middlesex 0 46 £42,500 -59.52% 1
Sussex 0 35 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Home Counties +10 1 £48,000 -8.57%
Azure
England

Azure
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 211 (7.48%) Microsoft Exchange
2 197 (6.99%) SharePoint
3 60 (2.13%) IIS
4 36 (1.28%) OpenStack
5 32 (1.13%) CMS
6 29 (1.03%) ArcGIS
6 29 (1.03%) GeoServer
7 25 (0.89%) Kentico
8 24 (0.85%) Headless CMS
9 22 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (0.78%) Umbraco
10 21 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 17 (0.60%) Confluence
12 13 (0.46%) Apache
13 11 (0.39%) nginx
14 9 (0.32%) WordPress
15 7 (0.25%) Apache Spark
16 6 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2000
17 5 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 134 (4.75%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (0.82%) Simulink
4 22 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.11%) Trello
8 1 (0.035%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.035%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.035%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.035%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (0.14%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.035%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.035%) Salesforce CRM
7 1 (0.035%) SAP PLM
7 1 (0.035%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 739 (26.21%) Microsoft 365
2 680 (24.11%) AWS
3 432 (15.32%) Azure DevOps
4 327 (11.60%) Entra ID
5 282 (10.00%) Power Platform
6 164 (5.82%) Serverless
7 147 (5.21%) GCP
8 134 (4.75%) SaaS
9 116 (4.11%) IBM Cloud
10 103 (3.65%) Azure Functions
11 95 (3.37%) Azure Service Bus
12 82 (2.91%) Azure Logic Apps
13 81 (2.87%) OneDrive
14 77 (2.73%) Azure API Management
15 74 (2.62%) IaaS
16 73 (2.59%) Dynamics 365
17 71 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
18 70 (2.48%) GitHub
19 68 (2.41%) PaaS
20 47 (1.67%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 381 (13.51%) Firewall
2 237 (8.40%) DNS
3 133 (4.72%) VPN
4 128 (4.54%) DHCP
5 95 (3.37%) Broadband
5 95 (3.37%) WAN
6 88 (3.12%) TCP/IP
7 79 (2.80%) LAN
8 77 (2.73%) Wireless
9 68 (2.41%) Internet
10 67 (2.38%) 5G
11 66 (2.34%) Network Security
12 59 (2.09%) VoIP
13 58 (2.06%) VLAN
14 57 (2.02%) SAN
15 39 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
16 30 (1.06%) Unified Communications
17 28 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
18 24 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
18 24 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 492 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 219 (7.77%) Power BI
3 207 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
4 194 (6.88%) MongoDB
5 176 (6.24%) NoSQL
6 152 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
7 148 (5.25%) Relational Database
8 98 (3.48%) Azure SQL Database
9 86 (3.05%) Data Lake
10 85 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
11 76 (2.70%) DB2
12 59 (2.09%) BigQuery
13 57 (2.02%) Looker
13 57 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 48 (1.70%) MySQL
15 40 (1.42%) GIS
16 39 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
17 38 (1.35%) Hadoop
18 32 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 29 (1.03%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 186 (6.60%) Git
2 116 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 101 (3.58%) JIRA
4 73 (2.59%) Visual Studio
5 49 (1.74%) Selenium
6 39 (1.38%) NUnit
7 35 (1.24%) GitLab
8 33 (1.17%) Visual Studio Code
9 30 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (0.71%) Bitbucket
10 20 (0.71%) Postman
11 19 (0.67%) TeamCity
12 17 (0.60%) Vagrant
13 14 (0.50%) MSBuild
14 13 (0.46%) Jasmine
14 13 (0.46%) JMeter
15 11 (0.39%) Cypress.io
16 10 (0.35%) eggPlant
17 9 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
17 9 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 686 (24.33%) Social Skills
2 361 (12.80%) Finance
3 322 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
4 216 (7.66%) Public Sector
5 121 (4.29%) Retail
6 118 (4.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 71 (2.52%) Legal
8 58 (2.06%) Marketing
9 54 (1.91%) Telecoms
10 53 (1.88%) Manufacturing
11 52 (1.84%) Presentation Skills
12 47 (1.67%) Games
13 42 (1.49%) Law
14 40 (1.42%) Advertising
15 39 (1.38%) Billing
16 31 (1.10%) Aerospace
17 26 (0.92%) Documentation Skills
18 24 (0.85%) Organisational Skills
19 21 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
20 19 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 837 (29.68%) Developer
2 453 (16.06%) .NET Developer
3 344 (12.20%) Senior
4 248 (8.79%) Architect
5 194 (6.88%) Support Engineer
6 184 (6.52%) Analyst
7 179 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 162 (5.74%) IT Support
9 158 (5.60%) Lead
10 156 (5.53%) C# Developer
11 151 (5.35%) IT Engineer
12 143 (5.07%) Full Stack Developer
13 140 (4.96%) Software Engineer
14 139 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
15 128 (4.54%) Azure Developer
16 121 (4.29%) Senior Developer
17 118 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
18 107 (3.79%) IT Support Engineer
19 92 (3.26%) Azure Engineer
20 75 (2.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 842 (29.86%) .NET
2 438 (15.53%) ASP.NET
3 385 (13.65%) AngularJS
4 355 (12.59%) .NET Core
4 355 (12.59%) React
5 329 (11.67%) HTML
6 301 (10.67%) CSS
7 262 (9.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 246 (8.72%) Node.js
9 241 (8.55%) Entity Framework
10 239 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 230 (8.16%) .NET Framework
12 213 (7.55%) Vue
13 169 (5.99%) HTML5
14 154 (5.46%) Web Services
15 152 (5.39%) REST
16 136 (4.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 134 (4.75%) Blazor
18 133 (4.72%) RESTful
19 96 (3.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 134 (4.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 116 (4.11%) Blockchain
3 112 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
4 99 (3.51%) Product Ownership
5 90 (3.19%) Algorithms
6 87 (3.09%) Social Media
7 85 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
8 83 (2.94%) Data Structures
8 83 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 79 (2.80%) Distributed Systems
10 67 (2.38%) Driving Licence
11 64 (2.27%) Data Centre
12 49 (1.74%) PKI
13 44 (1.56%) Mobile App
14 39 (1.38%) IoT
15 37 (1.31%) NHS
16 36 (1.28%) Cloud Native
17 34 (1.21%) Client/Server
17 34 (1.21%) Onboarding
18 33 (1.17%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 738 (26.17%) Windows
2 415 (14.72%) Linux
3 380 (13.48%) Windows Server
4 155 (5.50%) Android
5 150 (5.32%) Windows 10
6 140 (4.96%) Apple iOS
7 118 (4.18%) Ubuntu
8 92 (3.26%) Windows Server 2016
9 82 (2.91%) CentOS
10 72 (2.55%) Windows Server 2019
11 43 (1.52%) Debian
12 40 (1.42%) Alpine Linux
13 38 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 36 (1.28%) VMS
15 32 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (0.57%) Windows XP
17 13 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
18 12 (0.43%) Unix
19 10 (0.35%) Windows 8
20 9 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 852 (30.21%) Agile
2 782 (27.73%) DevOps
3 536 (19.01%) Full Stack Development
4 483 (17.13%) Problem-Solving
5 403 (14.29%) Microservices
6 391 (13.87%) MVC
7 334 (11.84%) CI/CD
8 292 (10.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 265 (9.40%) Scrum
10 264 (9.36%) Cybersecurity
11 231 (8.19%) Software Engineering
12 227 (8.05%) TDD
13 226 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
14 223 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 203 (7.20%) ITIL
16 189 (6.70%) Web Development
17 187 (6.63%) Customer Service
18 182 (6.45%) BDD
19 168 (5.96%) CRM
20 167 (5.92%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 781 (27.70%) C#
2 674 (23.90%) JavaScript
3 654 (23.19%) SQL
4 377 (13.37%) Python
5 280 (9.93%) Java
6 226 (8.01%) PowerShell
7 172 (6.10%) TypeScript
8 132 (4.68%) Bash
9 84 (2.98%) T-SQL
10 41 (1.45%) Bicep
10 41 (1.45%) C++
11 34 (1.21%) Kotlin
12 24 (0.85%) Go
12 24 (0.85%) VB
13 22 (0.78%) VBScript
14 21 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions
15 20 (0.71%) Ruby
16 19 (0.67%) Perl
17 18 (0.64%) C
18 13 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 365 (12.94%) Degree
2 362 (12.84%) Security Cleared
3 287 (10.18%) SC Cleared
4 157 (5.57%) Azure Certification
5 155 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 114 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 79 (2.80%) DV Cleared
8 73 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
9 62 (2.20%) DBS Check
10 56 (1.99%) CCNA
10 56 (1.99%) MCSE
11 51 (1.81%) MCSA
12 47 (1.67%) CISSP
13 42 (1.49%) AWS Certification
14 28 (0.99%) Master's Degree
14 28 (0.99%) MCP
15 26 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 23 (0.82%) CompTIA Security+
17 20 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
18 19 (0.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (4.33%) QA
2 117 (4.15%) GDPR
3 57 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (2.02%) SLA
4 56 (1.99%) Data Quality
5 55 (1.95%) Cyber Essentials
6 32 (1.13%) NIST
7 15 (0.53%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.50%) HIPAA
9 13 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 11 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 9 (0.32%) NCSC
12 7 (0.25%) ISO 13485
13 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
13 4 (0.14%) PMO
14 3 (0.11%) Accessibility
14 3 (0.11%) GRC
14 3 (0.11%) NIST 800
15 2 (0.071%) Def Stans
16 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 590 (20.92%) Active Directory
2 228 (8.09%) Docker
3 210 (7.45%) Hyper-V
4 154 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 96 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
6 57 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
7 47 (1.67%) vSphere
8 28 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
9 25 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.32%) XenApp
11 8 (0.28%) Firmware
12 5 (0.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.18%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.18%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.11%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.071%) KVM
14 2 (0.071%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.035%) NFS
15 1 (0.035%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 293 (10.39%) Microsoft Intune
2 231 (8.19%) Kubernetes
3 186 (6.60%) Terraform
4 110 (3.90%) Ansible
5 67 (2.38%) Jamf Pro
6 62 (2.20%) SCCM
7 48 (1.70%) vCenter Server
8 47 (1.67%) WSUS
9 43 (1.52%) SCOM
10 34 (1.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 19 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
12 17 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
13 16 (0.57%) FortiGate
14 13 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
14 13 (0.46%) NetBackup
14 13 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
15 12 (0.43%) Grafana
16 9 (0.32%) MIIS
16 9 (0.32%) Nessus
17 8 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1,363 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 278 (9.86%) VMware
3 139 (4.93%) Red Hat
4 134 (4.75%) Cisco
4 134 (4.75%) Google
5 119 (4.22%) IBM
6 67 (2.38%) CyberArk
6 67 (2.38%) Tanium
7 58 (2.06%) Citrix
8 55 (1.95%) Databricks
8 55 (1.95%) Oracle
9 48 (1.70%) Palo Alto
10 44 (1.56%) HP
11 43 (1.52%) Meraki
12 40 (1.42%) Veeam
13 39 (1.38%) Juniper
14 38 (1.35%) Dell
15 31 (1.10%) Fortinet
16 30 (1.06%) Apple
16 30 (1.06%) ESRI