Period
to 20 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 33 73
Rank change year-on-year +15 +40 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 73 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 10.93% 7.14% 2.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.04% 49.02% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 76 48 23
Suffolk median annual salary £60,000 £42,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -20.00% +90.91%
10th Percentile £52,500 £31,875 £26,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £60,625 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% -1.03% +7.78%

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 187 102 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 27.99% 14.57% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 140 93 129
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £41,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.15% -6.82% +18.92%
10th Percentile £26,100 £25,000 £25,400
90th Percentile £80,000 £58,750 £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 July 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 July 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 +3 44 £70,000 +66.67% 4
Bury St Edmunds - 7 £55,000 -
Haverhill - 4 £50,000 - 7
Microsoft Azure
East of England

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

1 61 (83.56%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (64.38%) DevOps
3 39 (53.42%) .NET
4 38 (52.05%) Amazon AWS
5 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
6 34 (46.58%) C#
7 28 (38.36%) Software Engineering
8 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
9 25 (34.25%) SQL
10 23 (31.51%) HTML
10 23 (31.51%) AngularJS
11 21 (28.77%) NoSQL
11 21 (28.77%) MVC
11 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (27.40%) OO
13 19 (26.03%) T-SQL
13 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET
13 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (23.29%) Scrum
14 17 (23.29%) HTML5
15 16 (21.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (21.92%) Web Services
16 15 (20.55%) Visual Studio Team System
16 15 (20.55%) Microservices
16 15 (20.55%) Serverless
16 15 (20.55%) Problem-Solving
17 14 (19.18%) Mentoring
17 14 (19.18%) SOLID
17 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (19.18%) JIRA

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 14 (19.18%) Confluence
2 11 (15.07%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 3 (4.11%) IIS
3 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.74%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.74%) Traefik
4 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (52.05%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (20.55%) Serverless
3 14 (19.18%) SaaS
4 10 (13.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (6.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.74%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.37%) Datadog
7 1 (1.37%) IaaS
7 1 (1.37%) Office 365
7 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) HTTP
2 4 (5.48%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) Network Security
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.37%) DHCP
5 1 (1.37%) DMARC
5 1 (1.37%) Firewall
5 1 (1.37%) IPsec
5 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) Skype
5 1 (1.37%) VPN
5 1 (1.37%) WAN
5 1 (1.37%) Wireless
5 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) NoSQL
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) MySQL
4 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.48%) SQLPlus
5 2 (2.74%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.74%) Big Data
5 2 (2.74%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.74%) QlikView
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (20.55%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (19.18%) JIRA
4 13 (17.81%) NUnit
5 12 (16.44%) Jasmine
5 12 (16.44%) Log4Net
6 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.48%) Selenium
8 4 (5.48%) SpecFlow
9 3 (4.11%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.74%) Rational Team Concert
10 2 (2.74%) Toad
11 1 (1.37%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.37%) Fiddler
11 1 (1.37%) JMeter
11 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (15.07%) Games
2 9 (12.33%) Finance
3 6 (8.22%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (43.84%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) Software Developer
3 16 (21.92%) .NET Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Architect
4 14 (19.18%) Senior Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Senior Software Developer
5 12 (16.44%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (16.44%) C# Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Software Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) C# Software Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (9.59%) Lead Software Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Security Architect
10 6 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (8.22%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (53.42%) .NET
2 23 (31.51%) AngularJS
2 23 (31.51%) HTML
3 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET
4 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (23.29%) HTML5
6 16 (21.92%) Web Services
7 13 (17.81%) .NET Framework
7 13 (17.81%) OAuth
7 13 (17.81%) REST
7 13 (17.81%) SAML
8 12 (16.44%) Aurelia
8 12 (16.44%) JSON
8 12 (16.44%) OpenID
9 11 (15.07%) .NET Core
9 11 (15.07%) CSS
9 11 (15.07%) Kafka
10 9 (12.33%) WCF
11 8 (10.96%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.59%) User Experience
4 5 (6.85%) Cloud Native
4 5 (6.85%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.11%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.37%) CMDB
7 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.37%) Fintech
7 1 (1.37%) PKI
7 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Linux
2 11 (15.07%) Windows
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.74%) VMS
5 1 (1.37%) Android
5 1 (1.37%) CentOS
5 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (83.56%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (64.38%) DevOps
3 28 (38.36%) Software Engineering
4 21 (28.77%) MVC
5 20 (27.40%) OO
6 17 (23.29%) Scrum
7 15 (20.55%) Microservices
7 15 (20.55%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (19.18%) Mentoring
8 14 (19.18%) SOLID
9 13 (17.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (17.81%) SDLC
10 12 (16.44%) Deployment Automation
10 12 (16.44%) TDD
10 12 (16.44%) User Stories
11 11 (15.07%) OWASP
11 11 (15.07%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (15.07%) TOGAF
11 11 (15.07%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) C#
2 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.25%) SQL
4 19 (26.03%) T-SQL
5 12 (16.44%) TypeScript
6 11 (15.07%) Python
7 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
8 8 (10.96%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.85%) Ruby
10 2 (2.74%) Jython
10 2 (2.74%) Perl
10 2 (2.74%) PHP
10 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.74%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.74%) CISA
3 2 (2.74%) CISMP
3 2 (2.74%) CISSP
3 2 (2.74%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (1.37%) CCA
4 1 (1.37%) CCNA
4 1 (1.37%) CCNP
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.37%) MCSA
4 1 (1.37%) MCSD
4 1 (1.37%) MCSE
4 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) GDPR
2 5 (6.85%) GCP
2 5 (6.85%) QA
3 3 (4.11%) COBIT
3 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Docker
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) NFS
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.85%) Ansible
2 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.85%) Puppet
3 3 (4.11%) Nagios
3 3 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.37%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
4 1 (1.37%) Simpana
Vendors
1 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) New Relic
3 5 (6.85%) Google
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.74%) Capita
5 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Tableau
5 2 (2.74%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.37%) Casewise
6 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) CommVault
6 1 (1.37%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.37%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.37%) Juniper
6 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.37%) Veritas
6 1 (1.37%) VMware