The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 110 239
Rank change year-on-year +76 +129  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 970 539 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.65% 2.94% 1.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.00% 23.57% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 836 476 222
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.89%  
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.52%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2425 2287 1865
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.62% 12.48% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3449 3052 2048
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.85% +5.00%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in the South East

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in the South East

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in the South East

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +87 220 £47,500 +5.55% 21
Berkshire +47 198 £50,000 -16.66% 28
Surrey +35 151 £44,000 -12.00% 30
Oxfordshire +35 144 £50,000 +8.10% 18
West Sussex +72 99 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +15 53 £49,000 +8.88% 11
East Sussex +27 44 £47,500 - 2
Kent +31 37 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Middlesex +1 6 - - 3
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 964 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 800 (44.57%) .NET
3 761 (42.40%) C#
4 637 (35.49%) Amazon AWS
5 612 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
6 587 (32.70%) SQL Server
7 577 (32.14%) SQL
8 549 (30.58%) Windows
9 499 (27.80%) ASP.NET
10 483 (26.91%) MVC
11 378 (21.06%) JavaScript
12 364 (20.28%) AngularJS
13 336 (18.72%) VMware
14 333 (18.55%) Active Directory
15 332 (18.50%) Office 365
16 320 (17.83%) Windows Server
17 298 (16.60%) ASP.NET Web API
18 292 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 279 (15.54%) CSS
20 277 (15.43%) HTML
21 258 (14.37%) Finance
22 243 (13.54%) Hyper-V
23 221 (12.31%) TDD
24 220 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
25 219 (12.20%) PowerShell
25 219 (12.20%) .NET Framework
26 214 (11.92%) Scrum
26 214 (11.92%) Web Services
27 210 (11.70%) Linux
28 195 (10.86%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 107 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
2 102 (5.68%) SharePoint
3 96 (5.35%) Skype for Business
4 90 (5.01%) MS Exchange
5 64 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
6 56 (3.12%) IIS
7 40 (2.23%) OpenStack
8 34 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
9 33 (1.84%) CMS
9 33 (1.84%) Umbraco
10 30 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 23 (1.28%) Tomcat
12 15 (0.84%) Drupal
12 15 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (0.78%) Apache
13 14 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
14 11 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
15 10 (0.56%) Apache Spark
16 9 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 66 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.28%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.39%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.22%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.17%) SAP MDG
7 3 (0.17%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.11%) Magento
8 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.056%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 637 (35.49%) Amazon AWS
2 332 (18.50%) Office 365
3 176 (9.81%) PaaS
4 164 (9.14%) IaaS
5 95 (5.29%) SaaS
6 67 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
7 48 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 28 (1.56%) GitHub
9 21 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 20 (1.11%) Amazon S3
11 17 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
11 17 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
12 16 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 15 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
14 14 (0.78%) SoftLayer
15 13 (0.72%) Azure Machine Learning
16 11 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
17 10 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
17 10 (0.56%) iPaaS
18 9 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 181 (10.08%) DNS
2 157 (8.75%) Firewall
3 105 (5.85%) DHCP
4 87 (4.85%) SAN
5 84 (4.68%) WAN
6 83 (4.62%) LAN
7 75 (4.18%) Skype
8 61 (3.40%) Network Security
9 59 (3.29%) TCP/IP
10 57 (3.18%) Internet
11 53 (2.95%) VPN
12 44 (2.45%) LDAP
13 43 (2.40%) PBX
14 41 (2.28%) BGP
14 41 (2.28%) PSTN
15 39 (2.17%) Kerberos
15 39 (2.17%) OSPF
16 29 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
16 29 (1.62%) MPLS
17 24 (1.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (32.70%) SQL Server
2 120 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 115 (6.41%) MongoDB
4 110 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 99 (5.52%) NoSQL
6 97 (5.40%) Power BI
7 84 (4.68%) Big Data
8 74 (4.12%) Azure SQL Database
8 74 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 62 (3.45%) MySQL
10 61 (3.40%) SQL Server 2016
11 58 (3.23%) Relational Database
12 52 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
13 48 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 48 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
14 47 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
15 34 (1.89%) RDBMS
16 32 (1.78%) Hadoop
17 28 (1.56%) Data Lake
18 24 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 125 (6.96%) Visual Studio
2 102 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 99 (5.52%) Git (software)
4 94 (5.24%) TeamCity
5 52 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 42 (2.34%) JIRA
7 34 (1.89%) NUnit
8 30 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
9 29 (1.62%) Maven
10 23 (1.28%) Selenium
11 22 (1.23%) Vagrant
12 15 (0.84%) SpecFlow
12 15 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
13 14 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (0.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 9 (0.50%) Ant
16 8 (0.45%) MSTest
17 7 (0.39%) Bitbucket
17 7 (0.39%) Gradle
17 7 (0.39%) Travis CI
General
1 258 (14.37%) Finance
2 60 (3.34%) Retail
3 49 (2.73%) Marketing
3 49 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 43 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 36 (2.01%) Advertising
5 36 (2.01%) Legal
6 32 (1.78%) Electronics
7 25 (1.39%) Publishing
8 23 (1.28%) Banking
9 15 (0.84%) Games
10 14 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.61%) Automotive
12 8 (0.45%) Local Government
13 4 (0.22%) Back Office
13 4 (0.22%) German Language
14 3 (0.17%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.17%) French Language
14 3 (0.17%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 751 (41.84%) Developer
2 454 (25.29%) .NET Developer
3 263 (14.65%) C# Developer
4 191 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 179 (9.97%) Architect
6 166 (9.25%) Senior Developer
7 109 (6.07%) Cloud Engineer
8 103 (5.74%) Software Developer
9 102 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 99 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
11 96 (5.35%) Consultant
12 86 (4.79%) Analyst
13 82 (4.57%) Support Engineer
14 80 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
15 72 (4.01%) ASP.NET Developer
16 69 (3.84%) Web Developer
17 65 (3.62%) Administrator
18 63 (3.51%) .NET Software Developer
19 60 (3.34%) IT Support
19 60 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 800 (44.57%) .NET
2 499 (27.80%) ASP.NET
3 364 (20.28%) AngularJS
4 298 (16.60%) ASP.NET Web API
5 292 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 279 (15.54%) CSS
7 277 (15.43%) HTML
8 219 (12.20%) .NET Framework
9 214 (11.92%) Web Services
10 134 (7.47%) WCF
11 133 (7.41%) Node.js
12 132 (7.35%) WPF
13 129 (7.19%) Entity Framework
14 116 (6.46%) jQuery
15 115 (6.41%) RESTful
16 104 (5.79%) React
17 103 (5.74%) XML
18 99 (5.52%) HTML5
19 98 (5.46%) REST
20 96 (5.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 104 (5.79%) Computer Science
2 78 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 76 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
4 70 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (3.18%) Public Cloud
6 53 (2.95%) Hybrid Cloud
7 48 (2.67%) User Experience
8 44 (2.45%) Fintech
9 32 (1.78%) Clustering
9 32 (1.78%) PKI
10 30 (1.67%) Private Cloud
11 28 (1.56%) Virtual Team
12 27 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (1.45%) Mobile App
14 20 (1.11%) Social Media
15 15 (0.84%) Blog
16 14 (0.78%) Internet of Things
17 13 (0.72%) FMCG
17 13 (0.72%) Management Information System
18 12 (0.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 549 (30.58%) Windows
2 320 (17.83%) Windows Server
3 210 (11.70%) Linux
4 195 (10.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 114 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (2.45%) Unix
7 42 (2.34%) Mac OS X
8 34 (1.89%) Windows 10
9 31 (1.73%) CentOS
10 28 (1.56%) Windows 7
11 27 (1.50%) Apple iOS
12 26 (1.45%) Android
13 22 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (1.06%) Windows 8
14 19 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (1.00%) Debian
16 12 (0.67%) Ubuntu
17 9 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
18 6 (0.33%) CoreOS
18 6 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 612 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 483 (26.91%) MVC
3 221 (12.31%) TDD
4 214 (11.92%) Scrum
5 185 (10.31%) DevOps
6 177 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
7 162 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
8 151 (8.41%) ITIL
9 142 (7.91%) Software Engineering
10 114 (6.35%) Web Development
11 111 (6.18%) Test Automation
12 107 (5.96%) OO
13 97 (5.40%) Unit Testing
14 96 (5.35%) Web Application Development
15 92 (5.13%) BDD
16 86 (4.79%) Kanban
16 86 (4.79%) Mentoring
17 82 (4.57%) Migration
18 79 (4.40%) Analytics
19 78 (4.35%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 761 (42.40%) C#
2 577 (32.14%) SQL
3 378 (21.06%) JavaScript
4 219 (12.20%) PowerShell
5 172 (9.58%) Python
6 162 (9.03%) Java
7 121 (6.74%) T-SQL
8 114 (6.35%) Ruby
9 73 (4.07%) VB.NET
10 63 (3.51%) Bash Shell
11 61 (3.40%) F#
12 44 (2.45%) PHP
13 39 (2.17%) TypeScript
14 37 (2.06%) Perl
15 23 (1.28%) C++
16 21 (1.17%) C
17 15 (0.84%) R
18 12 (0.67%) VB
19 10 (0.56%) MATLAB
19 10 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 172 (9.58%) Degree
2 121 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 79 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
4 78 (4.35%) MCSE
5 51 (2.84%) Security Cleared
6 43 (2.40%) CCNP
7 42 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
8 39 (2.17%) MCSA
9 38 (2.12%) CCNA
9 38 (2.12%) SC Cleared
10 29 (1.62%) CCIE
11 24 (1.34%) MCP
12 13 (0.72%) CISSP
12 13 (0.72%) MCSD
13 11 (0.61%) CISM
13 11 (0.61%) PhD
14 10 (0.56%) CCDA
14 10 (0.56%) ISEB
15 9 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.79%) SLA
2 45 (2.51%) QA
3 24 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.56%) COBIT
6 6 (0.33%) PMO
7 4 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.056%) GCP
9 1 (0.056%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.056%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 333 (18.55%) Active Directory
2 243 (13.54%) Hyper-V
3 220 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 113 (6.30%) Docker
5 38 (2.12%) vSphere
6 25 (1.39%) XenApp
7 24 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
9 14 (0.78%) NFS
10 10 (0.56%) KVM
10 10 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
11 9 (0.50%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.45%) XenServer
13 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.39%) vCloud
14 6 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 6 (0.33%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.33%) LXC
15 5 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 120 (6.69%) SCCM
2 114 (6.35%) Puppet
3 92 (5.13%) SCOM
4 87 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
5 62 (3.45%) Ansible
6 54 (3.01%) WSUS
7 50 (2.79%) Kibana
8 43 (2.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 34 (1.89%) Nagios
10 32 (1.78%) Kubernetes
11 30 (1.67%) Backup Exec
12 23 (1.28%) Terraform
13 14 (0.78%) NetBackup
14 13 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 11 (0.61%) Mesos
15 11 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
16 9 (0.50%) CA Spectrum
16 9 (0.50%) Cacti
16 9 (0.50%) Packer
16 9 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 964 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 336 (18.72%) VMware
3 124 (6.91%) Cisco
4 105 (5.85%) Oracle
5 85 (4.74%) Citrix
6 72 (4.01%) Google
7 55 (3.06%) HP
8 54 (3.01%) Red Hat
9 46 (2.56%) SAP
10 45 (2.51%) NetApp
11 43 (2.40%) EMC
12 39 (2.17%) Tableau
13 34 (1.89%) Juniper
14 33 (1.84%) Veeam
15 32 (1.78%) CheckPoint
16 29 (1.62%) CA
17 26 (1.45%) SolarWinds
18 25 (1.39%) IBM
19 21 (1.17%) Xamarin
20 20 (1.11%) Sitecore
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £55K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Pulborough, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £77,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cobham, Surrey
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Car Allowance, Holiday, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority
Salary: From £29,597 to £33,633 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago