The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 63 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 12 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.95% 0.17% 0.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.55% 6.67% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 5
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +8.88%
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 Coventry region.

Cloud Services Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
22 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.57% 2.61% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 9
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Coventry

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) Fireworks
4 7 (58.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) Adobe
4 7 (58.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 6 (50.00%) User Experience
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) MCSE
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) SCOM
7 2 (16.67%) SCVMM
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (8.33%) Open Source
8 1 (8.33%) BDD
8 1 (8.33%) DevOps

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (58.33%) Fireworks
2 7 (58.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
1 2 (16.67%) SCVMM
1 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Adobe
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix