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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 144 226 201
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 121 55 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.58% 0.65% 0.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.20% 13.51% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 102 47 70
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
599 407 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.81% 4.81% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 478 325 297
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +18 39 £40,750 -13.75% 5
Bedfordshire +26 35 £47,000 -14.54% 9
Suffolk +20 17 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 14 £63,750 +59.37% 5
Essex +13 14 £53,750 +56.93%
Norfolk - 2 £35,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 123 (56.42%) .NET
2 118 (54.13%) C#
3 115 (52.75%) JavaScript
4 107 (49.08%) SQL Server
5 93 (42.66%) Microsoft
6 90 (41.28%) Amazon AWS
7 80 (36.70%) ASP.NET
7 80 (36.70%) Windows
8 75 (34.40%) SQL
8 75 (34.40%) MVC
9 71 (32.57%) HTML
10 52 (23.85%) CSS
11 51 (23.39%) jQuery
12 50 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
13 49 (22.48%) Git (software)
14 45 (20.64%) TDD
15 43 (19.72%) E-Commerce
16 40 (18.35%) Scrum
16 40 (18.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (16.51%) IIS
18 35 (16.06%) Web Services
18 35 (16.06%) VMware
18 35 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (16.06%) WCF
19 34 (15.60%) Office 365
19 34 (15.60%) Web Development
19 34 (15.60%) Linux
20 31 (14.22%) MS Exchange
20 31 (14.22%) DNS
21 30 (13.76%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 36 (16.51%) IIS
2 31 (14.22%) MS Exchange
3 24 (11.01%) SharePoint
4 23 (10.55%) CMS
5 18 (8.26%) Kentico
6 16 (7.34%) Lync
6 16 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (5.05%) NServiceBus
10 9 (4.13%) OpenStack
11 7 (3.21%) Node.js
11 7 (3.21%) WebLogic
12 6 (2.75%) WebSphere
13 5 (2.29%) Tomcat
13 5 (2.29%) JBoss
13 5 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 27 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 90 (41.28%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (15.60%) Office 365
3 6 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.29%) PaaS
4 5 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.29%) IaaS
5 4 (1.83%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.92%) Heroku
7 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.22%) DNS
2 28 (12.84%) SAN
3 23 (10.55%) DHCP
4 22 (10.09%) TCP/IP
5 20 (9.17%) VPN
6 19 (8.72%) HTTP
7 18 (8.26%) Firewall
8 12 (5.50%) LAN
8 12 (5.50%) WAN
9 11 (5.05%) SSL
9 11 (5.05%) VLAN
10 8 (3.67%) NAS
11 7 (3.21%) Internet
11 7 (3.21%) PBX
12 6 (2.75%) OSPF
12 6 (2.75%) Skype
13 5 (2.29%) Unified Communications
13 5 (2.29%) Wireless
13 5 (2.29%) DMZ
13 5 (2.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (49.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.72%) NoSQL
3 16 (7.34%) RavenDB
3 16 (7.34%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.59%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.13%) MySQL
7 8 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (3.21%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (2.75%) Couchbase
10 5 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.92%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.92%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (22.48%) Git (software)
2 29 (13.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (11.47%) TeamCity
4 22 (10.09%) Visual Studio
5 20 (9.17%) NUnit
5 20 (9.17%) SpecFlow
6 14 (6.42%) NSubstitute
6 14 (6.42%) JIRA
7 11 (5.05%) Log4Net
7 11 (5.05%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (5.05%) Jasmine
7 11 (5.05%) FinalBuilder
8 8 (3.67%) ReSharper
9 7 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (2.75%) JUnit
10 6 (2.75%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (2.29%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.83%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.83%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (9.63%) Finance
2 8 (3.67%) Marketing
3 7 (3.21%) Retail
4 6 (2.75%) Games
5 4 (1.83%) Publishing
5 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.92%) Electronics
7 2 (0.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Billing
8 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 96 (44.04%) Developer
2 45 (20.64%) .NET Developer
3 38 (17.43%) Web Developer
4 22 (10.09%) Senior Developer
5 21 (9.63%) C# Developer
6 20 (9.17%) Architect
7 19 (8.72%) .NET Web Developer
8 18 (8.26%) Technical Leader
9 16 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (6.88%) Administrator
11 13 (5.96%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.05%) AWS Developer
13 10 (4.59%) Consultant
13 10 (4.59%) Programmer
14 9 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (4.13%) Lead Developer
14 9 (4.13%) Senior Web Developer
15 8 (3.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (56.42%) .NET
2 80 (36.70%) ASP.NET
3 71 (32.57%) HTML
4 52 (23.85%) CSS
5 51 (23.39%) jQuery
6 40 (18.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (16.06%) WCF
7 35 (16.06%) Web Services
8 23 (10.55%) Ajax
9 21 (9.63%) .NET Framework
10 18 (8.26%) Sass
10 18 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (7.80%) KnockoutJS
11 17 (7.80%) HTML5
12 15 (6.88%) COM
13 13 (5.96%) Entity Framework
14 11 (5.05%) Castle Windsor
14 11 (5.05%) XML
15 10 (4.59%) AngularJS
16 9 (4.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (4.59%) Open Source
3 10 (4.59%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.67%) Replication
5 6 (2.75%) Thin Client
5 6 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.75%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.75%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.29%) iPhone
6 5 (2.29%) PDA
7 4 (1.83%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.83%) Clustering
7 4 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.83%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.92%) Statistics
9 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 80 (36.70%) Windows
2 34 (15.60%) Linux
3 18 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (6.42%) Windows 7
4 14 (6.42%) Windows 8
4 14 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.59%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.21%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.75%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.29%) UNIX
9 5 (2.29%) Windows Vista
9 5 (2.29%) Android
10 2 (0.92%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (34.40%) MVC
2 50 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (20.64%) TDD
4 43 (19.72%) E-Commerce
5 40 (18.35%) Scrum
6 34 (15.60%) Web Development
7 24 (11.01%) SOA
8 23 (10.55%) OO
9 20 (9.17%) DevOps
10 19 (8.72%) BDD
11 17 (7.80%) Extreme Programming
12 16 (7.34%) Network Architecture
12 16 (7.34%) MVVM
12 16 (7.34%) Time Management
13 14 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (6.42%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (5.96%) CRM
14 13 (5.96%) ITIL
15 12 (5.50%) OOP
15 12 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 118 (54.13%) C#
2 115 (52.75%) JavaScript
3 75 (34.40%) SQL
4 30 (13.76%) T-SQL
5 24 (11.01%) PowerShell
6 21 (9.63%) Ruby
7 15 (6.88%) Bourne shell
7 15 (6.88%) VB.NET
8 14 (6.42%) Java
9 13 (5.96%) Bash Shell
10 11 (5.05%) Python
11 9 (4.13%) Korn
11 9 (4.13%) Perl
12 8 (3.67%) PHP
13 7 (3.21%) C++
14 3 (1.38%) XPath
15 2 (0.92%) VBA
15 2 (0.92%) VB
16 1 (0.46%) VBScript
16 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.05%) Degree
3 10 (4.59%) MCSE
4 7 (3.21%) MCSA
5 3 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.92%) MCITP
6 2 (0.92%) MCPD
6 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.92%) CCA
6 2 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.92%) VCP4
7 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (13.76%) Active Directory
3 19 (8.72%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.59%) Terminal Services
4 10 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.21%) VMware ESX
5 7 (3.21%) XenDesktop
5 7 (3.21%) vSphere
6 6 (2.75%) XenApp
7 4 (1.83%) Varnish
8 2 (0.92%) vCloud
8 2 (0.92%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.92%) Xen
9 1 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (5.05%) SCCM
1 11 (5.05%) logstash
2 7 (3.21%) Puppet
2 7 (3.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (2.75%) SCOM
4 5 (2.29%) Nagios
4 5 (2.29%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.38%) Windows Intune
5 3 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.92%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.92%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.46%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 93 (42.66%) Microsoft
2 35 (16.06%) VMware
3 24 (11.01%) Cisco
4 21 (9.63%) Citrix
5 16 (7.34%) HP
6 14 (6.42%) Oracle
7 10 (4.59%) Apple
8 9 (4.13%) NetApp
8 9 (4.13%) SonicWALL
9 7 (3.21%) Google
9 7 (3.21%) LogRhythm
9 7 (3.21%) Clearswift
9 7 (3.21%) Symantec
10 6 (2.75%) IBM
10 6 (2.75%) Fujitsu
11 5 (2.29%) WatchGuard
11 5 (2.29%) New Relic
11 5 (2.29%) Sophos
12 4 (1.83%) Zend
12 4 (1.83%) Akamai
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