The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 169 240 243
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 96 12 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.21% 0.17% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.48% 3.83% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63 11 33
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
Microsoft Azure
England

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

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
315 313 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.97% 4.42% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 232 260 210
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in the East of England

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
Hertfordshire +16 36 £45,000 -8.62%
Bedfordshire +27 29 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Essex +13 20 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Suffolk - 9 £47,500 - 2
Norfolk +11 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £50,000 +34.22% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 123 (61.81%) .NET
2 121 (60.80%) Microsoft
3 107 (53.77%) C#
4 96 (48.24%) Windows
5 95 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (46.73%) SQL Server
7 89 (44.72%) ASP.NET
8 88 (44.22%) JavaScript
9 84 (42.21%) MVC
10 66 (33.17%) HTML
10 66 (33.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (29.65%) Amazon AWS
12 56 (28.14%) Web Services
12 56 (28.14%) jQuery
13 52 (26.13%) E-Commerce
14 50 (25.13%) MS Excel
14 50 (25.13%) TDD
15 48 (24.12%) Git (software)
15 48 (24.12%) SQL
15 48 (24.12%) Active Directory
16 46 (23.12%) PowerShell
17 43 (21.61%) CSS
18 42 (21.11%) .NET Framework
19 41 (20.60%) Scrum
20 39 (19.60%) TeamCity
20 39 (19.60%) IIS
21 35 (17.59%) COM
21 35 (17.59%) DevOps
22 33 (16.58%) HTML5
22 33 (16.58%) NUnit

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 39 (19.60%) IIS
2 20 (10.05%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.04%) NServiceBus
4 14 (7.04%) OpenStack
5 12 (6.03%) Lync
6 11 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (5.53%) MS Exchange
7 10 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (4.52%) CMS
9 7 (3.52%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.51%) Node.js
10 5 (2.51%) JBoss
11 4 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (2.01%) WebLogic
11 4 (2.01%) nginx
12 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 50 (25.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.50%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.50%) Maximo
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (29.65%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.55%) Office 365
3 18 (9.05%) SaaS
4 14 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.52%) IaaS
6 8 (4.02%) PaaS
7 7 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (3.02%) Google Apps
9 5 (2.51%) Terremark
10 3 (1.51%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.01%) GitHub
12 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.50%) Heroku
12 1 (0.50%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.08%) DNS
2 23 (11.56%) DHCP
3 21 (10.55%) FTP
4 13 (6.53%) SAN
5 12 (6.03%) TCP/IP
6 11 (5.53%) HTTP
7 9 (4.52%) Firewall
8 7 (3.52%) VPN
9 6 (3.02%) LAN
9 6 (3.02%) WAN
10 5 (2.51%) SSL
10 5 (2.51%) Ethernet
11 4 (2.01%) PBX
11 4 (2.01%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.51%) NAS
12 3 (1.51%) Internet
13 2 (1.01%) Telnet
13 2 (1.01%) VoIP
13 2 (1.01%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (46.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.03%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.51%) Big Data
4 5 (2.51%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.51%) Couchbase
5 3 (1.51%) DB2
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.01%) SQLPlus
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (24.12%) Git (software)
2 39 (19.60%) TeamCity
3 33 (16.58%) NUnit
4 32 (16.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (12.56%) Visual Studio
6 22 (11.06%) JIRA
6 22 (11.06%) SpecFlow
7 19 (9.55%) NSubstitute
8 18 (9.05%) Jasmine
9 16 (8.04%) FinalBuilder
9 16 (8.04%) Log4Net
9 16 (8.04%) Rhino Mocks
10 11 (5.53%) Hudson
11 10 (5.03%) Jenkins
12 8 (4.02%) Moq
12 8 (4.02%) Mercurial
12 8 (4.02%) ReSharper
12 8 (4.02%) Selenium
13 5 (2.51%) Ranorex
13 5 (2.51%) NuGet
General
1 29 (14.57%) Finance
2 10 (5.03%) Back Office
3 8 (4.02%) Retail
3 8 (4.02%) Marketing
4 4 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.01%) Local Government
5 2 (1.01%) Legal
5 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (50.75%) Developer
2 29 (14.57%) Web Developer
3 26 (13.07%) Senior Developer
3 26 (13.07%) .NET Developer
4 25 (12.56%) Architect
5 23 (11.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (10.55%) Web Engineer
7 18 (9.05%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (6.53%) Software Developer
9 12 (6.03%) Senior Software Developer
9 12 (6.03%) Cloud Architect
10 10 (5.03%) C# Developer
11 9 (4.52%) Programmer
11 9 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.02%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (4.02%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (3.52%) Pre Sales Engineer
13 7 (3.52%) Consultant
13 7 (3.52%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.52%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (61.81%) .NET
2 89 (44.72%) ASP.NET
3 66 (33.17%) HTML
3 66 (33.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 56 (28.14%) jQuery
4 56 (28.14%) Web Services
5 43 (21.61%) CSS
6 42 (21.11%) .NET Framework
7 35 (17.59%) COM
8 33 (16.58%) HTML5
9 29 (14.57%) KnockoutJS
10 28 (14.07%) WCF
11 19 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (8.54%) AngularJS
13 16 (8.04%) Castle Windsor
13 16 (8.04%) XML
14 14 (7.04%) LAMP
15 11 (5.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 10 (5.03%) Ajax
17 9 (4.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.52%) Mobile App
1 9 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.51%) CMDB
2 5 (2.51%) Open Source
3 3 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (1.51%) GIS
3 3 (1.51%) Replication
4 2 (1.01%) Clustering
4 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 96 (48.24%) Windows
2 24 (12.06%) Linux
3 14 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.53%) UNIX
4 13 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (42.21%) MVC
3 52 (26.13%) E-Commerce
4 50 (25.13%) TDD
5 41 (20.60%) Scrum
6 35 (17.59%) DevOps
7 29 (14.57%) OO
8 24 (12.06%) BDD
9 23 (11.56%) OOP
10 18 (9.05%) Project Management
10 18 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (8.54%) Database Security
12 16 (8.04%) Network Load Balancing
13 15 (7.54%) ITIL
14 13 (6.53%) SOA
14 13 (6.53%) Change Control
15 12 (6.03%) Unit Testing
15 12 (6.03%) Risk Management
16 11 (5.53%) Software Engineering
17 10 (5.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 107 (53.77%) C#
2 88 (44.22%) JavaScript
3 48 (24.12%) SQL
4 46 (23.12%) PowerShell
5 29 (14.57%) VB.NET
6 24 (12.06%) Ruby
7 12 (6.03%) Java
8 10 (5.03%) PHP
9 8 (4.02%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.51%) VBScript
11 4 (2.01%) C++
11 4 (2.01%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.51%) XPath
13 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.50%) VBA
14 1 (0.50%) Python
14 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (12.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.05%) MCITP
3 17 (8.54%) MCSE
4 13 (6.53%) Degree
5 12 (6.03%) CCNA
5 12 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (5.53%) MCSA
6 11 (5.53%) CCNP
7 4 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.01%) MCTS
8 1 (0.50%) CCIP
8 1 (0.50%) CCSP
8 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.51%) QA
System Software
1 48 (24.12%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.54%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.02%) vSphere
5 5 (2.51%) XenApp
6 2 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.01%) vCloud
7 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.50%) UAG
7 1 (0.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (10.05%) SCOM
1 20 (10.05%) Puppet
2 17 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (8.04%) logstash
4 5 (2.51%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.01%) SCCM
5 2 (1.01%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.01%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.01%) SCSM
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 121 (60.80%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.06%) VMware
3 18 (9.05%) Cisco
4 15 (7.54%) Rackspace
5 11 (5.53%) Oracle
5 11 (5.53%) HP
6 10 (5.03%) IBM
6 10 (5.03%) Xamarin
7 9 (4.52%) Red Gate
8 7 (3.52%) Sitecore
9 6 (3.02%) Google
9 6 (3.02%) EMC
10 5 (2.51%) Citrix
10 5 (2.51%) BMC
10 5 (2.51%) CA
10 5 (2.51%) NetApp
10 5 (2.51%) Apple
10 5 (2.51%) Epiphany
10 5 (2.51%) Telerik
11 4 (2.01%) webMethods
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