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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 44 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.41% - 0.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.14% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
14 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.74% 2.19% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 8
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) RAD
2 9 (90.00%) WinRunner
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) Client/Server
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (90.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) TestComplete
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) WebDriver
2 9 (90.00%) Test Strategy
2 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 9 (90.00%) Ranorex
2 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Acronis
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maya
1 1 (10.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) WinRunner
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
1 9 (90.00%) TestComplete
1 9 (90.00%) WebDriver
1 9 (90.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Tester
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Test Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) Test Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Test Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) QA Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) QA Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Automation Tester
1 9 (90.00%) Automation Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Client/Server
1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OO
1 9 (90.00%) RAD
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (90.00%) Test Strategy
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Acronis
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Apple