The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 124 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.27% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.56% 7.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
136 80 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.56% 3.54% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 101 69 56
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 11 £45,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £72,500 - 1
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 25 (83.33%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) C#
3 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) HTML
6 13 (43.33%) MVC
6 13 (43.33%) HTML5
7 12 (40.00%) Selenium
7 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 11 (36.67%) SaaS
8 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
9 10 (33.33%) Rackspace
9 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 9 (30.00%) CSS
10 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (30.00%) Red Gate
11 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
11 8 (26.67%) QA
11 8 (26.67%) jQuery
11 8 (26.67%) Java
11 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
12 7 (23.33%) C++
12 7 (23.33%) Delphi
12 7 (23.33%) SQL
12 7 (23.33%) WinRunner
12 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
12 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
12 7 (23.33%) Degree
12 7 (23.33%) Amazon EC2

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (13.33%) IIS
1 4 (13.33%) nginx
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) SaaS
2 7 (23.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Google Apps
3 2 (6.67%) Office 365
4 1 (3.33%) GitHub
4 1 (3.33%) Google App Engine
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Selenium
2 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (23.33%) WinRunner
4 6 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 6 (20.00%) NuGet
4 6 (20.00%) ReSharper
5 5 (16.67%) Ranorex
5 5 (16.67%) Moq
5 5 (16.67%) Hudson
5 5 (16.67%) NUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Tester
2 7 (23.33%) QA Tester
2 7 (23.33%) QA Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) QA Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Automation Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) HTML
3 13 (43.33%) HTML5
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
6 9 (30.00%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (26.67%) jQuery
8 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
8 7 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
9 2 (6.67%) JSON
9 2 (6.67%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) Ajax
10 1 (3.33%) Django
10 1 (3.33%) Web Services
10 1 (3.33%) RESTful
10 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (3.33%) REST
10 1 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) MVC
3 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
3 7 (23.33%) Analytics
4 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) SOA
7 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.33%) Coaching
7 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) C++
4 7 (23.33%) Delphi
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 9 (30.00%) Red Gate
4 5 (16.67%) Epiphany
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Telerik