Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 7 15
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Azure 358 661 529
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 25.87% 18.43% 11.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 62.59% 50.11% 46.98%
Number of salaries quoted 417 653 518
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £85,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 572 1,319 1,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 41.33% 36.78% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 484 1,185 972
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,750 £25,525
90th Percentile £73,750 £81,250 £74,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 2021. 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
Guildford +12 126 £45,000 -25.00% 15
Godalming 0 48 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Redhill +6 20 £62,500 - 7
Woking +2 18 £65,000 +8.33% 5
Staines +23 17 £67,500 +3.85% 6
Farnham -1 17 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Weybridge +7 12 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Chertsey +2 10 £42,500 -8.11% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 - -
Leatherhead +1 7 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Reigate -8 7 £64,000 +16.36% 1
Dorking +5 4 £61,000 +52.50% 2
Egham +3 3 £30,750 -44.09% 2
Addlestone +1 3 - -
Camberley -1 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Epsom -2 2 £80,000 +88.24% 1
Haslemere - 1 £25,500 -
Warlingham - 1 £45,000 -
Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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.

1 150 (41.90%) Microsoft
2 128 (35.75%) DevOps
3 121 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (33.52%) Windows
5 117 (32.68%) C#
6 108 (30.17%) Active Directory
7 106 (29.61%) SQL Server
8 102 (28.49%) .NET
9 94 (26.26%) SQL
10 88 (24.58%) VMware
10 88 (24.58%) Office 365
11 81 (22.63%) AWS
12 68 (18.99%) Finance
13 59 (16.48%) JavaScript
14 57 (15.92%) Hyper-V
15 56 (15.64%) PowerShell
16 55 (15.36%) VMware Infrastructure
16 55 (15.36%) Microsoft Certification
16 55 (15.36%) Windows Server
17 52 (14.53%) AngularJS
18 51 (14.25%) MCSE
19 49 (13.69%) Degree
20 45 (12.57%) IaaS
20 45 (12.57%) Azure Active Directory
21 44 (12.29%) CSS
22 43 (12.01%) SCCM
23 41 (11.45%) .NET Framework
23 41 (11.45%) PaaS
23 41 (11.45%) .NET Core
24 40 (11.17%) ASP.NET Web API

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 39 (10.89%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.70%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (2.79%) IIS
4 9 (2.51%) Confluence
4 9 (2.51%) Skype for Business
5 8 (2.23%) CMS
6 6 (1.68%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.12%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.84%) DNN
9 3 (0.84%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.28%) Figma
3 1 (0.28%) InVision
3 1 (0.28%) Marvel
3 1 (0.28%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 88 (24.58%) Office 365
2 81 (22.63%) AWS
3 45 (12.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 45 (12.57%) IaaS
4 41 (11.45%) PaaS
5 34 (9.50%) SaaS
6 21 (5.87%) Serverless
7 20 (5.59%) GitHub
7 20 (5.59%) Power Platform
8 16 (4.47%) Azure Data Factory
8 16 (4.47%) Azure Functions
9 9 (2.51%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (1.96%) Logic Apps
11 6 (1.68%) GCP
12 5 (1.40%) BrowserStack
13 4 (1.12%) OneDrive
14 3 (0.84%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.84%) Cloudflare
14 3 (0.84%) SonarCloud
15 2 (0.56%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.78%) Firewall
2 29 (8.10%) DNS
2 29 (8.10%) SAN
3 18 (5.03%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (3.07%) HTTP
5 9 (2.51%) Intranet
5 9 (2.51%) Skype
6 8 (2.23%) DHCP
6 8 (2.23%) WAN
7 7 (1.96%) LAN
7 7 (1.96%) VPN
8 5 (1.40%) VLAN
9 4 (1.12%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.12%) IPv4
10 3 (0.84%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.84%) VoIP
10 3 (0.84%) WLAN
11 2 (0.56%) DMZ
11 2 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (29.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.31%) Power BI
3 17 (4.75%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.19%) Data Lake
5 11 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.51%) MySQL
6 9 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (1.96%) Cosmos DB
7 7 (1.96%) PowerPivot
7 7 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.68%) Big Data
8 6 (1.68%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.40%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.40%) Redis
10 4 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.12%) Tableau
11 3 (0.84%) DB2
11 3 (0.84%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.70%) Selenium
2 24 (6.70%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.19%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.19%) TeamCity
4 14 (3.91%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (3.63%) Bitbucket
6 11 (3.07%) JIRA
6 11 (3.07%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (2.79%) SpecFlow
8 9 (2.51%) Appium
9 8 (2.23%) NUnit
9 8 (2.23%) Postman
9 8 (2.23%) Protractor
9 8 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.40%) InstallShield
10 5 (1.40%) WiX
11 4 (1.12%) Moq
12 3 (0.84%) Maven
13 2 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 68 (18.99%) Finance
2 18 (5.03%) Law
3 12 (3.35%) Banking
3 12 (3.35%) Marketing
4 7 (1.96%) Games
5 6 (1.68%) Automotive
6 5 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.12%) French Language
8 3 (0.84%) Billing
8 3 (0.84%) Local Government
9 2 (0.56%) Advertising
9 2 (0.56%) Electronics
9 2 (0.56%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.56%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (30.45%) Developer
2 42 (11.73%) .NET Developer
3 36 (10.06%) Analyst
4 34 (9.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 32 (8.94%) Architect
6 27 (7.54%) DevOps Engineer
7 25 (6.98%) Azure Engineer
8 24 (6.70%) Consultant
9 21 (5.87%) C# Developer
9 21 (5.87%) Senior Developer
9 21 (5.87%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (5.03%) Support Engineer
11 17 (4.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (4.75%) IT Analyst
12 16 (4.47%) Azure Developer
12 16 (4.47%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 15 (4.19%) Support Analyst
14 14 (3.91%) QA Engineer
14 14 (3.91%) Service Desk Analyst
15 13 (3.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (28.49%) .NET
2 52 (14.53%) AngularJS
3 44 (12.29%) CSS
4 41 (11.45%) .NET Core
4 41 (11.45%) .NET Framework
5 40 (11.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 40 (11.17%) HTML
6 35 (9.78%) ASP.NET
7 32 (8.94%) jQuery
7 32 (8.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 31 (8.66%) REST
9 30 (8.38%) RESTful
10 23 (6.42%) React
10 23 (6.42%) Vue.js
10 23 (6.42%) Web Services
11 20 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (4.47%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (4.47%) SOAP
13 14 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (3.91%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.89%) Data Centre
2 35 (9.78%) Public Cloud
3 26 (7.26%) Private Cloud
4 23 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (5.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 17 (4.75%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.07%) User Experience
8 10 (2.79%) LIMS
9 8 (2.23%) Life Science
10 7 (1.96%) Cloud Native
10 7 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.96%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.12%) Renewable Energy
12 3 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.56%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.56%) NHS
13 2 (0.56%) PMI
13 2 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 120 (33.52%) Windows
2 55 (15.36%) Windows Server
3 36 (10.06%) Windows 10
4 33 (9.22%) Linux
5 26 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (7.26%) Windows Server 2016
6 18 (5.03%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.96%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.68%) Android
9 6 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.68%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (35.75%) DevOps
2 121 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (10.89%) Scrum
4 35 (9.78%) Microservices
5 33 (9.22%) Test Automation
6 32 (8.94%) MVC
7 29 (8.10%) PRINCE2
8 27 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (7.26%) Workflow
10 25 (6.98%) Computer Science
10 25 (6.98%) ITIL
11 24 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 23 (6.42%) Project Management
12 23 (6.42%) SDLC
13 22 (6.15%) Web Development
14 21 (5.87%) Analytics
14 21 (5.87%) Mentoring
14 21 (5.87%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 117 (32.68%) C#
2 94 (26.26%) SQL
3 59 (16.48%) JavaScript
4 56 (15.64%) PowerShell
5 27 (7.54%) Java
6 23 (6.42%) Python
7 20 (5.59%) TypeScript
8 9 (2.51%) R
9 8 (2.23%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.96%) Scala
11 5 (1.40%) C++
12 4 (1.12%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.84%) Java 8
14 2 (0.56%) ES6
14 2 (0.56%) Go
14 2 (0.56%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.56%) PHP
14 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (15.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (14.25%) MCSE
3 49 (13.69%) Degree
4 26 (7.26%) CCNA
4 26 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (5.87%) SC Cleared
5 21 (5.87%) Security Cleared
6 18 (5.03%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (3.35%) ISEB
7 12 (3.35%) PhD
8 10 (2.79%) ISTQB
9 9 (2.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (2.23%) CCNP
11 7 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.68%) MCSA
13 5 (1.40%) CISSP
14 3 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.84%) MCP
15 2 (0.56%) AWS Certification
15 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.82%) QA
2 10 (2.79%) SLA
3 6 (1.68%) GDPR
4 5 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.56%) NIST
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (30.17%) Active Directory
2 57 (15.92%) Hyper-V
3 55 (15.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (8.94%) Docker
5 7 (1.96%) vSphere
6 6 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.84%) HDFS
7 3 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.56%) NFS
8 2 (0.56%) pfSense
8 2 (0.56%) XenApp
9 1 (0.28%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.28%) Firmware
9 1 (0.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 43 (12.01%) SCCM
2 39 (10.89%) Microsoft Intune
3 28 (7.82%) Kubernetes
4 22 (6.15%) Ansible
5 18 (5.03%) SCVMM
5 18 (5.03%) Terraform
6 14 (3.91%) Puppet
7 6 (1.68%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.28%) Kibana
9 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.28%) SCOM
9 1 (0.28%) SCSM
9 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 150 (41.90%) Microsoft
2 88 (24.58%) VMware
3 33 (9.22%) Citrix
4 26 (7.26%) Veeam
5 23 (6.42%) Cisco
6 12 (3.35%) Databricks
7 9 (2.51%) ServiceNow
7 9 (2.51%) SolarWinds
8 8 (2.23%) Dell
8 8 (2.23%) Dynatrace
9 7 (1.96%) New Relic
10 6 (1.68%) Google
10 6 (1.68%) Sophos
11 5 (1.40%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.12%) Veracode
12 4 (1.12%) Xceptor
13 3 (0.84%) Dell Compellent
13 3 (0.84%) Meraki
13 3 (0.84%) Ruckus Wireless
13 3 (0.84%) Telstra