The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 83 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.02% 0.19% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.60% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Microsoft Azure
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
43 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.48% 1.55% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 6
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +57.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £41,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Dorset

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -12 6 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Microsoft Azure
South West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
2 13 (76.47%) Office 365
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
4 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
5 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
6 7 (41.18%) SCOrch
6 7 (41.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 7 (41.18%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (41.18%) SCCM
6 7 (41.18%) SCOM
6 7 (41.18%) SCVMM
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (41.18%) SAN
6 7 (41.18%) MCSE
6 7 (41.18%) MCSA
6 7 (41.18%) MCITP
6 7 (41.18%) PKI
7 5 (29.41%) Migration
7 5 (29.41%) Lync
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) System Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Marketing
8 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Compact Framework

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Lync
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) IT Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) MCSE
1 7 (41.18%) MCSA
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (41.18%) MCITP
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
1 7 (41.18%) SCOM
1 7 (41.18%) SCVMM
1 7 (41.18%) SCOrch
1 7 (41.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days leave
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 24 Holidays,
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + pension. 25 days holiday, bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + pension, flexi time, 24 days holiday
Posted: 22 days ago