Period
to 3 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
South East > Surrey
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 10 18
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Azure 431 585 532
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 20.55% 13.27% 10.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 58.01% 49.37% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 412 554 472
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,325 £32,500 £29,100
90th Percentile £77,500 £84,700 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +7.14%

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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 743 1,185 1,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 35.43% 26.88% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 658 1,029 1,096
Median annual salary £52,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +7.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £82,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Surrey

Azure
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in Surrey.

Salary trend for Azure in Surrey

Azure
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in Surrey over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure in Surrey

Azure
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 3 July 2020. 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
Reigate +2 82 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Guildford +16 75 £45,000 +9.76% 9
Godalming 0 33 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Woking +2 24 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Redhill +8 21 £60,000 -14.29% 1
Farnham +24 20 £51,250 -21.15% 4
Leatherhead +15 19 £66,250 +23.26% 3
Epsom +9 16 £31,000 -44.89% 1
Weybridge +25 6 £48,750 +21.88% 1
Egham +1 6 £67,500 +126.89% 1
Caterham - 6 £52,500 -
Staines -13 5 £67,500 +3.85% 2
Camberley +20 3 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Banstead 0 3 £75,000 -
Chertsey 0 2 £50,000 -24.24% 1
Tadworth - 2 £76,250 -
Dorking +2 1 £40,000 +6.67%
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £32,500 - 3
Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, IT jobs citing 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Azure.

1 186 (43.16%) .NET
2 185 (42.92%) C#
3 180 (41.76%) Microsoft
4 168 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (31.32%) SQL
6 114 (26.45%) SQL Server
7 112 (25.99%) AWS
8 111 (25.75%) Finance
9 107 (24.83%) JavaScript
10 91 (21.11%) Windows
11 88 (20.42%) AngularJS
12 87 (20.19%) MVC
13 84 (19.49%) DevOps
14 81 (18.79%) .NET Core
15 80 (18.56%) Office 365
16 77 (17.87%) Active Directory
17 75 (17.40%) Scrum
18 74 (17.17%) ASP.NET
19 70 (16.24%) Windows Server
20 65 (15.08%) VMware
21 58 (13.46%) HTML
21 58 (13.46%) Test Automation
22 57 (13.23%) CSS
23 47 (10.90%) Firewall
23 47 (10.90%) ITIL
23 47 (10.90%) Cisco
23 47 (10.90%) Microsoft Certification
24 46 (10.67%) PowerShell
25 44 (10.21%) Hyper-V
26 43 (9.98%) Degree

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 28 (6.50%) Skype for Business
2 24 (5.57%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.93%) CICS
5 4 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.70%) CMS
6 3 (0.70%) Confluence
6 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.46%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.23%) DNN
8 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.23%) IIS
8 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 112 (25.99%) AWS
2 80 (18.56%) Office 365
3 35 (8.12%) PaaS
4 27 (6.26%) Power Platform
5 25 (5.80%) IaaS
6 21 (4.87%) SaaS
7 16 (3.71%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (2.55%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (2.55%) Serverless
9 8 (1.86%) Azure Functions
9 8 (1.86%) GCP
10 5 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (0.93%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (0.93%) BlazeMeter
11 4 (0.93%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.70%) GitHub
13 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.46%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 2 (0.46%) Heroku
14 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.90%) Firewall
2 34 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 32 (7.42%) Skype
4 24 (5.57%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (5.10%) Network Security
6 20 (4.64%) Wi-Fi
7 18 (4.18%) BGP
7 18 (4.18%) OSPF
8 14 (3.25%) VPN
9 12 (2.78%) DNS
10 11 (2.55%) SAN
11 7 (1.62%) DHCP
12 6 (1.39%) NetScaler
13 5 (1.16%) HTTP
14 4 (0.93%) Internet
15 3 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
15 3 (0.70%) SMTP
15 3 (0.70%) VoIP
15 3 (0.70%) Wireless
15 3 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (26.45%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (6.26%) Power BI
4 24 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (4.64%) Data Lake
6 20 (4.64%) NoSQL
7 18 (4.18%) Azure SQL Database
8 15 (3.48%) Big Data
8 15 (3.48%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.09%) Biml
11 9 (2.09%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.86%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (1.16%) OLTP
16 4 (0.93%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (9.51%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.57%) Selenium
3 19 (4.41%) JIRA
4 17 (3.94%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.48%) Jenkins
5 15 (3.48%) SpecFlow
6 14 (3.25%) NUnit
7 12 (2.78%) JUnit
8 10 (2.32%) Moq
9 9 (2.09%) JMeter
9 9 (2.09%) Mockito
10 8 (1.86%) MSTest
11 6 (1.39%) Android Studio
11 6 (1.39%) Gradle
11 6 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (1.16%) git-flow
12 5 (1.16%) Postman
12 5 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 111 (25.75%) Finance
2 10 (2.32%) Manufacturing
3 8 (1.86%) Marketing
3 8 (1.86%) Public Sector
4 7 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.39%) Electronics
6 4 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.93%) Games
7 3 (0.70%) Back Office
7 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.70%) Retail
8 2 (0.46%) Automotive
8 2 (0.46%) Billing
8 2 (0.46%) Police
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Banking
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 171 (39.68%) Developer
2 68 (15.78%) .NET Developer
3 55 (12.76%) C# Developer
4 43 (9.98%) Architect
5 36 (8.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 36 (8.35%) Senior Developer
6 29 (6.73%) Consultant
6 29 (6.73%) Full Stack Developer
7 24 (5.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (5.57%) Support Engineer
8 23 (5.34%) Agile C# Developer
8 23 (5.34%) Agile Developer
9 22 (5.10%) IT Engineer
10 21 (4.87%) Software Developer
11 19 (4.41%) Azure Engineer
11 19 (4.41%) Network Engineer
11 19 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (4.18%) Angular Developer
12 18 (4.18%) Junior
13 16 (3.71%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (43.16%) .NET
2 88 (20.42%) AngularJS
3 81 (18.79%) .NET Core
4 74 (17.17%) ASP.NET
5 58 (13.46%) HTML
6 57 (13.23%) CSS
7 41 (9.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 37 (8.58%) .NET Framework
8 37 (8.58%) RESTful
9 34 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (7.42%) React
11 28 (6.50%) JSON
11 28 (6.50%) REST
12 23 (5.34%) Web Services
13 21 (4.87%) jQuery
13 21 (4.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (4.41%) XML
15 15 (3.48%) Entity Framework
16 14 (3.25%) Ajax
17 13 (3.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.96%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.03%) Public Cloud
3 18 (4.18%) DataPower
3 18 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (3.94%) Private Cloud
5 15 (3.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (3.25%) Clustering
7 13 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.55%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.32%) User Experience
10 9 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.86%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.16%) Replication
13 4 (0.93%) Cyber Defence
13 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.93%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 3 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 91 (21.11%) Windows
2 70 (16.24%) Windows Server
3 33 (7.66%) Linux
4 18 (4.18%) Windows 10
4 18 (4.18%) Windows Server 2016
5 16 (3.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.32%) Android
6 10 (2.32%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.09%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.62%) Solaris
8 7 (1.62%) Unix
8 7 (1.62%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.46%) CentOS
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (20.19%) MVC
3 84 (19.49%) DevOps
4 75 (17.40%) Scrum
5 58 (13.46%) Test Automation
6 47 (10.90%) ITIL
7 40 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 40 (9.28%) Software Engineering
8 36 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (8.35%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
10 32 (7.42%) Information Security
11 29 (6.73%) Fintech
11 29 (6.73%) Web Development
12 28 (6.50%) TDD
13 27 (6.26%) Mentoring
13 27 (6.26%) SDLC
14 26 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (5.80%) Presales
16 24 (5.57%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 185 (42.92%) C#
2 135 (31.32%) SQL
3 107 (24.83%) JavaScript
4 46 (10.67%) PowerShell
5 36 (8.35%) TypeScript
6 32 (7.42%) Java
6 32 (7.42%) Python
7 21 (4.87%) T-SQL
8 13 (3.02%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.55%) R
9 11 (2.55%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.09%) Kotlin
11 7 (1.62%) Apple Swift
11 7 (1.62%) C++
11 7 (1.62%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.39%) Perl
13 5 (1.16%) VB
14 4 (0.93%) Assembly Language
14 4 (0.93%) C
14 4 (0.93%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 47 (10.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (9.98%) Degree
3 36 (8.35%) MCSE
4 24 (5.57%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (5.34%) CCNA
6 17 (3.94%) CISSP
7 16 (3.71%) MCSA
8 11 (2.55%) MCP
9 10 (2.32%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (2.09%) CISM
11 7 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.39%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.16%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.16%) SC Cleared
14 4 (0.93%) CISA
14 4 (0.93%) CISMP
14 4 (0.93%) ISEB
14 4 (0.93%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
14 4 (0.93%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
14 4 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.96%) QA
2 19 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.78%) GDPR
4 9 (2.09%) NIST
5 8 (1.86%) SLA
6 6 (1.39%) Data Quality
7 5 (1.16%) NIST 800
7 5 (1.16%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.70%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 77 (17.87%) Active Directory
2 44 (10.21%) Hyper-V
3 34 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (6.26%) Docker
5 10 (2.32%) vSphere
6 8 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.62%) XenApp
8 6 (1.39%) vCloud
9 5 (1.16%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.93%) ACF2
10 4 (0.93%) RACF
11 3 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (6.26%) SCCM
2 23 (5.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (2.55%) Ansible
3 11 (2.55%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.86%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.62%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (1.62%) Terraform
6 6 (1.39%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.39%) SCOM
7 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.93%) OpenView
7 4 (0.93%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.70%) Nessus
8 3 (0.70%) Puppet
9 2 (0.46%) Control-M
9 2 (0.46%) logstash
9 2 (0.46%) Nagios
9 2 (0.46%) SCSM
9 2 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 180 (41.76%) Microsoft
2 65 (15.08%) VMware
3 47 (10.90%) Cisco
4 30 (6.96%) SolarWinds
5 27 (6.26%) HP
6 23 (5.34%) IBM
7 22 (5.10%) Meraki
8 18 (4.18%) Aruba
8 18 (4.18%) Citrix
8 18 (4.18%) Palo Alto
9 13 (3.02%) Xamarin
10 12 (2.78%) Dell
11 11 (2.55%) Oracle
12 10 (2.32%) Veeam
13 9 (2.09%) Hortonworks
14 7 (1.62%) Remedy
14 7 (1.62%) Sun
15 6 (1.39%) Google
15 6 (1.39%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.39%) SAP