Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 36 68
Rank change year-on-year +26 +32 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 88 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 14.97% 7.21% 2.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.00% 45.71% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 90 46 24
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £42,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.95% -21.86% +7.50%
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £27,650
90th Percentile £95,000 £62,500 £67,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 160 105 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 27.21% 15.77% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 129 97 118
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £42,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.95% -5.62% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,950 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,750 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Suffolk over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Ipswich +8 40 £60,000 +42.86% 1
Haverhill - 15 £43,500 - 3
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £60,500 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 64 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (56.82%) DevOps
3 46 (52.27%) C#
3 46 (52.27%) .NET
4 39 (44.32%) Amazon AWS
5 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
6 36 (40.91%) SQL
7 33 (37.50%) Confluence
7 33 (37.50%) NoSQL
7 33 (37.50%) JIRA
8 31 (35.23%) Software Engineering
8 31 (35.23%) T-SQL
9 29 (32.95%) JavaScript
9 29 (32.95%) AngularJS
10 27 (30.68%) HTML
11 26 (29.55%) MVC
11 26 (29.55%) TDD
11 26 (29.55%) User Stories
12 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
12 25 (28.41%) OO
13 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
13 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (27.27%) Microservices
14 23 (26.14%) Mentoring
14 23 (26.14%) REST
14 23 (26.14%) Web Services
15 22 (25.00%) PowerShell
15 22 (25.00%) JSON
16 21 (23.86%) OAuth

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 33 (37.50%) Confluence
2 16 (18.18%) Apache Spark
3 10 (11.36%) Traefik
4 7 (7.95%) NServiceBus
5 3 (3.41%) IIS
6 2 (2.27%) Apache
6 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.14%) CMS
7 1 (1.14%) Kentico
7 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (44.32%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (21.59%) Serverless
3 12 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (13.64%) SaaS
4 6 (6.82%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (3.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.27%) Office 365
7 1 (1.14%) Datadog
7 1 (1.14%) Google Play
7 1 (1.14%) IaaS
7 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.59%) HTTP
2 4 (4.55%) DNS
2 4 (4.55%) Network Security
3 2 (2.27%) DHCP
3 2 (2.27%) Firewall
3 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.14%) DMARC
4 1 (1.14%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) IPsec
4 1 (1.14%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.14%) Skype
4 1 (1.14%) VoIP
4 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.23%) MySQL
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.82%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (6.82%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (6.82%) Data Lake
5 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (6.82%) Power BI
5 6 (6.82%) Snowflake Schema
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.55%) SQLPlus
7 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 33 (37.50%) JIRA
2 17 (19.32%) Jasmine
2 17 (19.32%) Log4Net
2 17 (19.32%) NUnit
3 12 (13.64%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (10.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.82%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.27%) webpack
9 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.14%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.14%) gulp
9 1 (1.14%) Rational Team Concert
9 1 (1.14%) Selenium
9 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.14%) Toad
9 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (19.32%) Games
2 8 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (46.59%) Developer
2 20 (22.73%) Software Developer
3 16 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 15 (17.05%) Senior Developer
4 15 (17.05%) Senior Software Developer
5 14 (15.91%) .NET Software Developer
5 14 (15.91%) Architect
6 13 (14.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (10.23%) Security Architect
8 9 (10.23%) Software Engineer
9 8 (9.09%) C# Developer
10 7 (7.95%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (7.95%) Lead Developer
10 7 (7.95%) Lead Software Engineer
11 6 (6.82%) Azure Engineer
11 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (6.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.27%) .NET
2 29 (32.95%) AngularJS
3 27 (30.68%) HTML
4 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
5 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (26.14%) REST
6 23 (26.14%) Web Services
7 22 (25.00%) JSON
8 21 (23.86%) HTML5
8 21 (23.86%) OAuth
8 21 (23.86%) SAML
9 20 (22.73%) .NET Framework
9 20 (22.73%) OpenID
10 19 (21.59%) .NET Core
11 17 (19.32%) Aurelia
12 16 (18.18%) Kafka
13 8 (9.09%) CSS
14 7 (7.95%) RESTful
15 4 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) PKI
4 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) CMDB
5 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.14%) Fintech
5 1 (1.14%) iPhone
5 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) VMS
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.41%) Unix
5 2 (2.27%) Android
6 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (56.82%) DevOps
3 31 (35.23%) Software Engineering
4 26 (29.55%) MVC
4 26 (29.55%) TDD
4 26 (29.55%) User Stories
5 25 (28.41%) OO
6 24 (27.27%) Microservices
7 23 (26.14%) Mentoring
8 21 (23.86%) Deployment Automation
8 21 (23.86%) SOLID
9 19 (21.59%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (21.59%) Mobile Optimisation
9 19 (21.59%) OWASP
9 19 (21.59%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (21.59%) Secure Coding
9 19 (21.59%) Web Design
10 15 (17.05%) Analytics
10 15 (17.05%) Scrum
11 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.27%) C#
2 36 (40.91%) SQL
3 31 (35.23%) T-SQL
4 29 (32.95%) JavaScript
5 22 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 19 (21.59%) TypeScript
7 9 (10.23%) Python
8 5 (5.68%) Java
9 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.55%) Groovy
10 3 (3.41%) Ruby
11 2 (2.27%) C
11 2 (2.27%) ES6
11 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.14%) Jython
12 1 (1.14%) Perl
12 1 (1.14%) PHP
12 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) CISA
1 4 (4.55%) CISSP
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.27%) CISM
3 2 (2.27%) CISMP
4 1 (1.14%) CCA
4 1 (1.14%) CCNA
4 1 (1.14%) CCNP
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.14%) MCSA
4 1 (1.14%) MCSD
4 1 (1.14%) MCSE
4 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) GCP
2 4 (4.55%) GDPR
3 3 (3.41%) COBIT
3 3 (3.41%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) NFS
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Ansible
1 3 (3.41%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.27%) Nagios
3 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.14%) SCCM
3 1 (1.14%) SCOM
3 1 (1.14%) Simpana
3 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.32%) New Relic
3 6 (6.82%) Google
3 6 (6.82%) Tableau
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.14%) Capita
5 1 (1.14%) Casewise
5 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.14%) Citrix
5 1 (1.14%) CommVault
5 1 (1.14%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.14%) Twitter
5 1 (1.14%) Veritas
5 1 (1.14%) VMware