The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 30 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 14 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.38% - 1.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.67% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 6
Average salary £47,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Cloud Services Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
30 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 11.54% 2.91% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 6
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
London

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 23 April 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
2 17 (89.47%) TestComplete
2 17 (89.47%) WebDriver
2 17 (89.47%) Test Strategy
2 17 (89.47%) .NET Framework
2 17 (89.47%) Mathematics
2 17 (89.47%) QA
2 17 (89.47%) Selenium
2 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 17 (89.47%) Analytics
2 17 (89.47%) Ranorex
2 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) WinRunner
2 17 (89.47%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) OO
2 17 (89.47%) RAD
2 17 (89.47%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) SLA
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) VoIP
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
1 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) WinRunner
1 17 (89.47%) Selenium
1 17 (89.47%) TestComplete
1 17 (89.47%) WebDriver
1 17 (89.47%) Ranorex
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Tester
1 17 (89.47%) Analyst
1 17 (89.47%) Test Analyst
1 17 (89.47%) Consultant
1 17 (89.47%) Test Engineer
1 17 (89.47%) Test Consultant
1 17 (89.47%) QA Engineer
1 17 (89.47%) .NET Consultant
1 17 (89.47%) QA Analyst
1 17 (89.47%) Automation Test Analyst
1 17 (89.47%) Automation Tester
1 17 (89.47%) Automation Analyst
1 17 (89.47%) QA Automation Engineer
1 17 (89.47%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) IT Support
2 2 (10.53%) Support Manager
2 2 (10.53%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
1 17 (89.47%) Web Services
1 17 (89.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) Client/Server
1 17 (89.47%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
1 17 (89.47%) Test Strategy
1 17 (89.47%) Analytics
1 17 (89.47%) OO
1 17 (89.47%) RAD
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (89.47%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco