The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 102 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 14 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.76% 0.57% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.20% 9.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Microsoft Azure
Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
125 91 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.82% 5.78% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 97 79 48
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) C#
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) Selenium
6 11 (37.93%) HTML5
6 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
7 10 (34.48%) MVC
7 10 (34.48%) SaaS
7 10 (34.48%) Red Gate
7 10 (34.48%) Rackspace
7 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) Java
9 8 (27.59%) Degree
9 8 (27.59%) QA
10 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
10 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 7 (24.14%) C++
10 7 (24.14%) Delphi
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
10 7 (24.14%) WinRunner
10 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
10 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
10 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
10 7 (24.14%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (24.14%) Analytics
11 6 (20.69%) Mobile App

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (13.79%) nginx
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) SaaS
2 7 (24.14%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
3 2 (6.90%) Google Apps
3 2 (6.90%) Office 365
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) NAS
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Selenium
2 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 7 (24.14%) WinRunner
2 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) Mercurial
3 6 (20.69%) TeamCity
3 6 (20.69%) NuGet
3 6 (20.69%) ReSharper
4 5 (17.24%) Ranorex
4 5 (17.24%) NUnit
4 5 (17.24%) Moq
4 5 (17.24%) Hudson
4 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Tester
2 7 (24.14%) QA Tester
2 7 (24.14%) QA Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) QA Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Automation Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) QA Automation Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) HTML5
4 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (20.69%) CSS
6 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
6 6 (20.69%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) RESTful
8 1 (3.45%) Django
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.45%) REST
8 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Social Network
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
3 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
3 7 (24.14%) Analytics
4 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) C++
3 7 (24.14%) Delphi
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Red Gate
2 10 (34.48%) Rackspace
3 5 (17.24%) Epiphany
4 3 (10.34%) Google
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) Telerik
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