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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 160 215 220
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 93 28 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.28% 0.43% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.62% 8.70% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 74 21 52
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
363 322 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.99% 4.91% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 292 275 222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Cambridgeshire +20 25 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Hertfordshire +11 21 £45,000 -12.19%
Essex - 21 £40,000 - 2
Suffolk - 15 £45,000 - 2
Bedfordshire +6 9 £72,500 +61.11% 3
Norfolk -2 2 - - 1
Microsoft Azure
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 128 (60.95%) .NET
2 117 (55.71%) Microsoft
3 108 (51.43%) C#
4 97 (46.19%) JavaScript
5 94 (44.76%) SQL Server
6 84 (40.00%) Windows
7 81 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (35.24%) ASP.NET
9 73 (34.76%) MVC
10 66 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
11 58 (27.62%) HTML
12 57 (27.14%) E-Commerce
12 57 (27.14%) Git (software)
12 57 (27.14%) jQuery
13 55 (26.19%) Web Services
14 49 (23.33%) SQL
14 49 (23.33%) TDD
15 47 (22.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 45 (21.43%) MS Excel
17 44 (20.95%) Scrum
17 44 (20.95%) PowerShell
18 42 (20.00%) Active Directory
19 41 (19.52%) Team Foundation Server
20 40 (19.05%) WCF
20 40 (19.05%) IIS
21 38 (18.10%) NUnit
21 38 (18.10%) Ruby
22 37 (17.62%) CSS
22 37 (17.62%) TeamCity
23 35 (16.67%) COM

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 40 (19.05%) IIS
2 20 (9.52%) NServiceBus
3 16 (7.62%) OpenStack
4 14 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (6.67%) CMS
4 14 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 13 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (5.71%) SharePoint
7 11 (5.24%) WebLogic
7 11 (5.24%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (4.76%) Lync
8 10 (4.76%) JBoss
9 9 (4.29%) WebSphere
9 9 (4.29%) Node.js
10 7 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (2.86%) Tomcat
12 5 (2.38%) Kentico
13 4 (1.90%) Apache
Applications
1 45 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.48%) Maximo
2 1 (0.48%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 66 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.05%) Office 365
3 17 (8.10%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (6.67%) IaaS
5 12 (5.71%) PaaS
6 11 (5.24%) SaaS
7 8 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (2.86%) OpenShift
9 5 (2.38%) Yammer
9 5 (2.38%) Terremark
9 5 (2.38%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.95%) Heroku
10 2 (0.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.95%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.48%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.71%) DNS
2 24 (11.43%) DHCP
3 19 (9.05%) FTP
4 16 (7.62%) HTTP
4 16 (7.62%) TCP/IP
5 15 (7.14%) VPN
6 14 (6.67%) SAN
7 11 (5.24%) Firewall
8 8 (3.81%) Internet
8 8 (3.81%) WAN
8 8 (3.81%) LAN
9 5 (2.38%) Ethernet
10 4 (1.90%) NAS
10 4 (1.90%) SSL
10 4 (1.90%) LDAP
10 4 (1.90%) VLAN
11 3 (1.43%) Wireless
11 3 (1.43%) DMZ
12 2 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.95%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (44.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.19%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.24%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.29%) RavenDB
6 8 (3.81%) Couchbase
7 7 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.90%) MySQL
8 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.43%) DB2
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 57 (27.14%) Git (software)
2 41 (19.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (18.10%) NUnit
4 37 (17.62%) TeamCity
5 31 (14.76%) SpecFlow
6 26 (12.38%) JIRA
7 23 (10.95%) NSubstitute
8 21 (10.00%) Jasmine
9 20 (9.52%) FinalBuilder
9 20 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
9 20 (9.52%) Log4Net
10 19 (9.05%) Visual Studio
11 15 (7.14%) Jenkins
12 9 (4.29%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (3.81%) JUnit
14 7 (3.33%) Selenium
14 7 (3.33%) Hudson
15 6 (2.86%) Cucumber
16 4 (1.90%) Moq
16 4 (1.90%) Mercurial
General
1 28 (13.33%) Finance
2 11 (5.24%) Retail
3 8 (3.81%) Back Office
4 7 (3.33%) Marketing
5 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.95%) Legal
6 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Games
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 94 (44.76%) Developer
2 34 (16.19%) .NET Developer
3 32 (15.24%) Architect
4 31 (14.76%) Web Developer
5 21 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (9.05%) Senior Developer
7 18 (8.57%) Web Engineer
8 15 (7.14%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (6.19%) Cloud Architect
10 12 (5.71%) C# Developer
11 11 (5.24%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.29%) Support Engineer
12 9 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (4.29%) Technical Leader
12 9 (4.29%) Programmer
12 9 (4.29%) Lead Developer
13 8 (3.81%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (3.81%) Senior Software Developer
14 7 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (60.95%) .NET
2 74 (35.24%) ASP.NET
3 58 (27.62%) HTML
4 57 (27.14%) jQuery
5 55 (26.19%) Web Services
6 47 (22.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (19.05%) WCF
8 37 (17.62%) CSS
9 35 (16.67%) COM
9 35 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 28 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
10 28 (13.33%) HTML5
11 27 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (9.52%) Castle Windsor
13 19 (9.05%) Ajax
13 19 (9.05%) XML
14 11 (5.24%) JSON
15 10 (4.76%) AngularJS
16 9 (4.29%) LAMP
16 9 (4.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.76%) Open Source
2 8 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.81%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.38%) CMDB
5 4 (1.90%) Internet of Things
5 4 (1.90%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.90%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.43%) Replication
6 3 (1.43%) PDA
6 3 (1.43%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.43%) GIS
6 3 (1.43%) iPhone
6 3 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.95%) Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 84 (40.00%) Windows
2 27 (12.86%) Linux
3 15 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (5.24%) UNIX
4 11 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.29%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.43%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.43%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.43%) Android
8 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.95%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (34.76%) MVC
3 57 (27.14%) E-Commerce
4 49 (23.33%) TDD
5 44 (20.95%) Scrum
6 34 (16.19%) DevOps
7 33 (15.71%) OO
8 26 (12.38%) BDD
9 25 (11.90%) OOP
9 25 (11.90%) SOA
10 22 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (9.52%) Web Development
12 16 (7.62%) Project Management
13 15 (7.14%) ITIL
14 14 (6.67%) Database Security
14 14 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
15 12 (5.71%) MVVM
16 11 (5.24%) Enterprise Architecture
16 11 (5.24%) Risk Management
16 11 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 108 (51.43%) C#
2 97 (46.19%) JavaScript
3 49 (23.33%) SQL
4 44 (20.95%) PowerShell
5 38 (18.10%) Ruby
6 24 (11.43%) Java
7 22 (10.48%) VB.NET
8 15 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.76%) PHP
10 9 (4.29%) C++
11 5 (2.38%) Bourne shell
11 5 (2.38%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.43%) XPath
12 3 (1.43%) Python
12 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.95%) VB
14 1 (0.48%) Korn
14 1 (0.48%) VBA
14 1 (0.48%) VBScript
14 1 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.14%) Degree
3 11 (5.24%) MCSE
4 9 (4.29%) MCITP
4 9 (4.29%) MCSA
4 9 (4.29%) CCNP
4 9 (4.29%) CCNA
4 9 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.95%) VCP4
6 2 (0.95%) CCA
6 2 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.95%) MCPD
6 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.62%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 42 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (13.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (10.95%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.81%) vSphere
5 7 (3.33%) XenApp
6 4 (1.90%) vCloud
6 4 (1.90%) Varnish
7 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.95%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (10.00%) Puppet
2 20 (9.52%) logstash
3 19 (9.05%) SCOM
4 15 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.38%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.90%) SCCM
7 3 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.43%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.95%) SCSM
8 2 (0.95%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.95%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.95%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.48%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 117 (55.71%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.81%) VMware
3 19 (9.05%) Oracle
4 18 (8.57%) Cisco
5 16 (7.62%) IBM
6 12 (5.71%) Google
7 11 (5.24%) HP
8 7 (3.33%) NetApp
8 7 (3.33%) Citrix
8 7 (3.33%) Sitecore
9 6 (2.86%) Xamarin
9 6 (2.86%) Rackspace
9 6 (2.86%) Apple
9 6 (2.86%) EMC
10 5 (2.38%) BMC
10 5 (2.38%) CA
10 5 (2.38%) webMethods
11 4 (1.90%) Zend
12 3 (1.43%) Progress
12 3 (1.43%) Temenos
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