The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 97 112 108
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 33 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.63% 0.33% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.87% 12.77% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 2
Average salary £52,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £31,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,800 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
92 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.55% 2.58% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 88 42 38
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £38,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £69,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 49 (92.45%) Microsoft
2 39 (73.58%) Windows
3 38 (71.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (54.72%) C#
5 29 (54.72%) SQL
5 29 (54.72%) .NET
6 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
6 28 (52.83%) CSS
6 28 (52.83%) Office 365
7 27 (50.94%) HTML
8 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
8 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
9 24 (45.28%) T-SQL
9 24 (45.28%) MCSD
9 24 (45.28%) SharePoint
9 24 (45.28%) Ajax
10 22 (41.51%) IIS
11 21 (39.62%) OO
12 20 (37.74%) BizTalk Server
12 20 (37.74%) .NET Framework
12 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (35.85%) MCAD
13 19 (35.85%) OOA/OOD
13 19 (35.85%) CRM
13 19 (35.85%) MCTS
13 19 (35.85%) WCF
13 19 (35.85%) SharePoint 2013
14 18 (33.96%) MCP
14 18 (33.96%) Dynamics CRM

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 24 (45.28%) SharePoint
2 22 (41.51%) IIS
3 20 (37.74%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (35.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (33.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.77%) Apache
7 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.77%) nginx
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.77%) Node.js
8 1 (1.89%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Project
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (52.83%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) IaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) DNS
1 3 (5.66%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.77%) DHCP
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.43%) Automotive
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Project Manager
4 9 (16.98%) Architect
4 9 (16.98%) Senior Manager
4 9 (16.98%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Consultant
9 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) CSS
3 27 (50.94%) HTML
4 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
5 24 (45.28%) Ajax
6 20 (37.74%) .NET Framework
7 19 (35.85%) WCF
8 8 (15.09%) jQuery
9 3 (5.66%) RESTful
10 2 (3.77%) LAMP
10 2 (3.77%) HTML5
10 2 (3.77%) CSS3
11 1 (1.89%) Task Parallel Library
11 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) PMI
2 6 (11.32%) Mathematics
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Remote Sensing
3 5 (9.43%) Telematics
3 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) OO
3 19 (35.85%) CRM
3 19 (35.85%) OOA/OOD
4 14 (26.42%) Project Management
5 13 (24.53%) Migration
6 9 (16.98%) PRINCE
6 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.43%) Multithreading
7 5 (9.43%) Scrum
7 5 (9.43%) ITIL
8 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.66%) MVC
8 3 (5.66%) Line Management
9 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.77%) MOF
10 1 (1.89%) Service Management
10 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) C#
1 29 (54.72%) SQL
2 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 24 (45.28%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (45.28%) MCSD
3 19 (35.85%) MCAD
3 19 (35.85%) MCTS
4 18 (33.96%) MCP
5 9 (16.98%) PMI Certification
5 9 (16.98%) MAPM
6 8 (15.09%) Degree
7 4 (7.55%) MCSE
8 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) CCAA
9 1 (1.89%) MCPD
9 1 (1.89%) MCSA
9 1 (1.89%) CCA
9 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.89%) CCEA
9 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) SCOM
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Intune
3 5 (9.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (9.43%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.66%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.77%) SCSM
6 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (92.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Citrix
2 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.89%) VMware
2 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive, DOE
Posted: 26 days ago