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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.44% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.56% 3.60% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 4
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,250 £58,250
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 27 August 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Degree
3 12 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 12 (80.00%) Mathematics
3 12 (80.00%) QA
3 12 (80.00%) Selenium
3 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) WinRunner
3 12 (80.00%) C#
3 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 12 (80.00%) Web Services
3 12 (80.00%) OO
3 12 (80.00%) RAD
3 12 (80.00%) Client/Server
3 12 (80.00%) TestComplete
3 12 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 12 (80.00%) Analytics
3 12 (80.00%) Ranorex
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) SLA

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.67%) Maya
3 1 (6.67%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Selenium
1 12 (80.00%) TestComplete
1 12 (80.00%) WebDriver
1 12 (80.00%) Ranorex
1 12 (80.00%) WinRunner
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Tester
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Test Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Consultant
1 12 (80.00%) Test Engineer
1 12 (80.00%) Test Consultant
1 12 (80.00%) QA Engineer
1 12 (80.00%) .NET Consultant
1 12 (80.00%) QA Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Automation Tester
1 12 (80.00%) Automation Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 12 (80.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) Support Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) Web Services
1 12 (80.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 12 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) OO
1 12 (80.00%) RAD
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 12 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 12 (80.00%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) QA
2 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Perforce
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Acronis