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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 110 172 229
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +57
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 177 93 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.34% 1.16% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.16% 18.90% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 158 65 31
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.89%
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
607 492 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 8.02% 6.16% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 469 398 292
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Hertfordshire +48 80 £41,250 +1.22% 4
Bedfordshire +37 64 £47,375 -13.86% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 21 £45,000 - 7
Essex -4 9 £28,500 -34.06% 1
Norfolk +2 2 £40,000 -16.66%
Suffolk -10 1 £40,000 -8.57%
Microsoft Azure
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 146 (48.18%) Windows
2 145 (47.85%) Microsoft
3 133 (43.89%) C#
3 133 (43.89%) .NET
3 133 (43.89%) SQL Server
4 124 (40.92%) JavaScript
5 109 (35.97%) ASP.NET
6 101 (33.33%) MVC
7 92 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
8 90 (29.70%) HTML
9 88 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
10 87 (28.71%) SQL
11 71 (23.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 68 (22.44%) jQuery
13 64 (21.12%) Office 365
14 60 (19.80%) TDD
14 60 (19.80%) CSS
15 59 (19.47%) VMware
15 59 (19.47%) Git (software)
16 57 (18.81%) Scrum
17 55 (18.15%) MS Excel
18 53 (17.49%) SharePoint
19 52 (17.16%) Active Directory
20 51 (16.83%) Entity Framework
21 50 (16.50%) .NET Framework
22 49 (16.17%) Web Services
23 48 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
24 46 (15.18%) DNS
25 45 (14.85%) MS Exchange
26 44 (14.52%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 53 (17.49%) SharePoint
2 45 (14.85%) MS Exchange
3 29 (9.57%) IIS
4 23 (7.59%) Lync
5 22 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (6.60%) CMS
8 17 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (4.95%) Kentico
10 13 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (3.63%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (2.64%) Node.js
12 8 (2.64%) NServiceBus
13 6 (1.98%) OpenStack
13 6 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.66%) SAS
15 2 (0.66%) nginx
Applications
1 55 (18.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (21.12%) Office 365
3 9 (2.97%) SaaS
4 8 (2.64%) OpenShift
5 7 (2.31%) IaaS
6 5 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.66%) Heroku
9 1 (0.33%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.33%) PaaS
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.33%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 46 (15.18%) DNS
2 44 (14.52%) SAN
3 41 (13.53%) DHCP
4 35 (11.55%) TCP/IP
5 34 (11.22%) Firewall
6 29 (9.57%) WAN
6 29 (9.57%) LAN
7 21 (6.93%) NAS
8 20 (6.60%) VPN
9 18 (5.94%) SSL
10 14 (4.62%) HTTP
11 12 (3.96%) VLAN
12 11 (3.63%) PBX
13 10 (3.30%) OSPF
14 8 (2.64%) iSCSI
15 7 (2.31%) FTP
16 6 (1.98%) SNMP
17 5 (1.65%) VoIP
17 5 (1.65%) Unified Communications
18 4 (1.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (43.89%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 33 (10.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.28%) NoSQL
4 16 (5.28%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.62%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (2.64%) RavenDB
6 8 (2.64%) Couchbase
6 8 (2.64%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.64%) MySQL
7 6 (1.98%) DTS
8 5 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.32%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.66%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.66%) Big Data
10 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (19.47%) Git (software)
2 39 (12.87%) Visual Studio
3 33 (10.89%) TeamCity
4 22 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (6.93%) NUnit
5 21 (6.93%) ReSharper
5 21 (6.93%) SpecFlow
6 20 (6.60%) Bitbucket
6 20 (6.60%) Octopus Deploy
7 18 (5.94%) JIRA
8 15 (4.95%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (4.29%) NSubstitute
10 12 (3.96%) Moq
11 10 (3.30%) Subversion
12 8 (2.64%) JUnit
12 8 (2.64%) Selenium
12 8 (2.64%) Log4Net
12 8 (2.64%) Cucumber
12 8 (2.64%) FinalBuilder
12 8 (2.64%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (6.27%) Finance
2 9 (2.97%) Retail
3 7 (2.31%) Legal
4 6 (1.98%) Back Office
4 6 (1.98%) Publishing
5 5 (1.65%) Games
6 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.32%) Marketing
7 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.66%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 128 (42.24%) Developer
2 70 (23.10%) .NET Developer
3 53 (17.49%) C# Developer
4 48 (15.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (15.51%) Web Developer
6 38 (12.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (12.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (11.88%) Senior Developer
9 34 (11.22%) Architect
10 27 (8.91%) .NET Web Developer
11 21 (6.93%) Senior C# Developer
12 18 (5.94%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (5.94%) Consultant
13 16 (5.28%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (4.95%) C# Web Developer
14 15 (4.95%) DBA
14 15 (4.95%) Administrator
15 14 (4.62%) Junior
16 13 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
16 13 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (43.89%) .NET
2 109 (35.97%) ASP.NET
3 90 (29.70%) HTML
4 71 (23.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 68 (22.44%) jQuery
6 60 (19.80%) CSS
7 51 (16.83%) Entity Framework
8 50 (16.50%) .NET Framework
9 49 (16.17%) Web Services
10 40 (13.20%) WCF
11 38 (12.54%) AngularJS
12 35 (11.55%) HTML5
13 34 (11.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 33 (10.89%) Ajax
15 23 (7.59%) KnockoutJS
16 21 (6.93%) LINQ
17 17 (5.61%) WPF
18 16 (5.28%) ADO.NET
18 16 (5.28%) Sass
19 15 (4.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.26%) Replication
2 19 (6.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 18 (5.94%) Clustering
4 15 (4.95%) Blackberry
5 11 (3.63%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.30%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.30%) Thin Client
6 10 (3.30%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.31%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.98%) HP StoreVirtual
9 5 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.65%) iPad
10 4 (1.32%) Physics
10 4 (1.32%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.99%) PKI
12 2 (0.66%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 146 (48.18%) Windows
2 37 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (11.22%) Linux
4 33 (10.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (9.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (4.95%) Windows 8
7 9 (2.97%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.31%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.98%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.98%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.65%) Android
11 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.33%) UNIX
12 1 (0.33%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (33.33%) MVC
2 88 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (19.80%) TDD
4 57 (18.81%) Scrum
5 43 (14.19%) E-Commerce
6 38 (12.54%) ITIL
7 31 (10.23%) OO
8 25 (8.25%) Capacity Planning
9 24 (7.92%) Web Development
10 22 (7.26%) DevOps
11 21 (6.93%) Migration
12 19 (6.27%) SOA
13 18 (5.94%) Mentoring
13 18 (5.94%) Coaching
14 17 (5.61%) CRM
14 17 (5.61%) Project Management
14 17 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (5.28%) Software Engineering
15 16 (5.28%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 133 (43.89%) C#
2 124 (40.92%) JavaScript
3 87 (28.71%) SQL
4 41 (13.53%) T-SQL
5 39 (12.87%) PowerShell
6 18 (5.94%) Bash Shell
7 13 (4.29%) Python
8 12 (3.96%) Perl
8 12 (3.96%) Bourne shell
9 11 (3.63%) Korn
10 10 (3.30%) Ruby
10 10 (3.30%) Java
11 6 (1.98%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.98%) VBA
12 5 (1.65%) XPath
13 3 (0.99%) VBScript
14 2 (0.66%) R
15 1 (0.33%) VB
15 1 (0.33%) C
15 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (10.56%) MCSE
3 28 (9.24%) Degree
4 17 (5.61%) MCSA
5 8 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.64%) MCITP
6 5 (1.65%) MCP
6 5 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.33%) CISSP
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.33%) PMP
8 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.33%) CEH
8 1 (0.33%) CCNP
8 1 (0.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.93%) SLA
2 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (17.16%) Active Directory
2 48 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.89%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.27%) Terminal Services
5 12 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (3.30%) vSphere
7 9 (2.97%) XenApp
8 8 (2.64%) VMware ESX
9 7 (2.31%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.98%) vCloud
11 4 (1.32%) Xen
12 3 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 24 (7.92%) SCCM
2 13 (4.29%) Puppet
3 8 (2.64%) logstash
4 7 (2.31%) SCOM
4 7 (2.31%) Windows Intune
4 7 (2.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (2.31%) MOM
5 6 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.65%) Nagios
6 5 (1.65%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.99%) vMotion
8 1 (0.33%) WSUS
8 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 145 (47.85%) Microsoft
2 59 (19.47%) VMware
3 41 (13.53%) Cisco
4 33 (10.89%) Citrix
5 24 (7.92%) HP
6 19 (6.27%) Oracle
6 19 (6.27%) Apple
7 17 (5.61%) SonicWALL
8 15 (4.95%) New Relic
9 14 (4.62%) Fujitsu
10 8 (2.64%) Akamai
10 8 (2.64%) NetApp
11 7 (2.31%) Dell
11 7 (2.31%) Clearswift
11 7 (2.31%) LogRhythm
11 7 (2.31%) Mitel
11 7 (2.31%) Symantec
12 5 (1.65%) Sophos
12 5 (1.65%) WatchGuard
12 5 (1.65%) Rackspace
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