The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 78 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.13% 0.45% 0.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.45% 6.67% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
29 45 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.81% 6.81% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 14
Average salary £51,875 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.27% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Microsoft Azure
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Lync
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) MCITP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MCSA
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft