The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 37 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.01% 1.66% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.53% 29.41% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £58,750 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Microsoft Azure
London

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

Cloud Services Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
17 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.54% 5.65% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 32
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Croydon

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Croydon

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) MCSD
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) MCPD
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) NAS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Maya
2 1 (20.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSD
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Acronis
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco