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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 150 225 186
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 113 37 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.55% 0.52% 0.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.62% 12.33% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 92 28 78
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
441 300 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.03% 4.20% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 365 252 229
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +32 30 £70,000 +46.59% 1
Suffolk +24 23 £27,500 - 4
Hertfordshire +7 22 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Bedfordshire +10 20 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Essex +4 15 £45,000 +26.31% 2
Norfolk +3 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Microsoft Azure
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 126 (60.87%) .NET
2 114 (55.07%) JavaScript
2 114 (55.07%) C#
3 102 (49.28%) SQL Server
4 96 (46.38%) Microsoft
5 74 (35.75%) Windows
6 73 (35.27%) ASP.NET
6 73 (35.27%) MVC
7 69 (33.33%) HTML
8 64 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (29.47%) SQL
10 57 (27.54%) jQuery
10 57 (27.54%) Git (software)
11 53 (25.60%) Amazon AWS
11 53 (25.60%) E-Commerce
12 51 (24.64%) CSS
13 49 (23.67%) TDD
14 45 (21.74%) Web Services
15 41 (19.81%) Scrum
15 41 (19.81%) WCF
16 40 (19.32%) IIS
16 40 (19.32%) MS Excel
17 39 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
18 37 (17.87%) Team Foundation Server
19 36 (17.39%) PowerShell
20 35 (16.91%) Ruby
21 33 (15.94%) DNS
21 33 (15.94%) TeamCity
22 32 (15.46%) NUnit
22 32 (15.46%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (19.32%) IIS
2 29 (14.01%) CMS
3 18 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 17 (8.21%) NServiceBus
5 16 (7.73%) Kentico
5 16 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (6.28%) SharePoint
7 12 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (5.80%) OpenStack
7 12 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (5.31%) WebLogic
9 10 (4.83%) JBoss
10 9 (4.35%) WebSphere
10 9 (4.35%) Node.js
10 9 (4.35%) Lync
11 7 (3.38%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (2.90%) Tomcat
13 5 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 40 (19.32%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.45%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.48%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.48%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 53 (25.60%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (11.11%) Office 365
3 14 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (5.31%) IaaS
5 9 (4.35%) PaaS
6 7 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.90%) OpenShift
7 6 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (2.42%) SaaS
9 3 (1.45%) Yammer
10 2 (0.97%) ElastiCache
10 2 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.97%) Terremark
10 2 (0.97%) Heroku
10 2 (0.97%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.48%) GitHub
11 1 (0.48%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.94%) DNS
2 23 (11.11%) DHCP
3 21 (10.14%) TCP/IP
4 18 (8.70%) VPN
4 18 (8.70%) HTTP
5 15 (7.25%) SAN
6 12 (5.80%) FTP
6 12 (5.80%) Firewall
7 8 (3.86%) VLAN
8 7 (3.38%) Internet
8 7 (3.38%) LAN
8 7 (3.38%) WAN
9 5 (2.42%) DMZ
9 5 (2.42%) SSL
9 5 (2.42%) Wireless
10 4 (1.93%) NAS
10 4 (1.93%) LDAP
11 3 (1.45%) VoIP
11 3 (1.45%) OSPF
12 2 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (49.28%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.73%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.28%) RavenDB
3 13 (6.28%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.83%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.86%) Couchbase
6 7 (3.38%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (2.90%) MySQL
8 5 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.93%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.45%) DB2
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 57 (27.54%) Git (software)
2 37 (17.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (15.94%) TeamCity
4 32 (15.46%) NUnit
5 28 (13.53%) SpecFlow
6 25 (12.08%) Visual Studio
7 23 (11.11%) JIRA
8 20 (9.66%) NSubstitute
9 18 (8.70%) Jasmine
10 17 (8.21%) Rhino Mocks
10 17 (8.21%) FinalBuilder
10 17 (8.21%) Log4Net
11 15 (7.25%) Jenkins
12 9 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (3.86%) JUnit
14 7 (3.38%) Hudson
15 6 (2.90%) Cucumber
15 6 (2.90%) Selenium
16 4 (1.93%) Maven
16 4 (1.93%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (11.11%) Finance
2 9 (4.35%) Retail
3 8 (3.86%) Marketing
4 4 (1.93%) Publishing
5 3 (1.45%) Games
5 3 (1.45%) Back Office
5 3 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.97%) Legal
6 2 (0.97%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (46.86%) Developer
2 40 (19.32%) Web Developer
3 37 (17.87%) .NET Developer
4 26 (12.56%) Architect
5 22 (10.63%) Senior Developer
6 13 (6.28%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (6.28%) .NET Web Developer
6 13 (6.28%) Technical Leader
7 12 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (5.31%) C# Developer
9 10 (4.83%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.35%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.86%) Programmer
11 8 (3.86%) Lead Developer
11 8 (3.86%) Consultant
11 8 (3.86%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (3.38%) Cloud Architect
12 7 (3.38%) Web Engineer
12 7 (3.38%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (60.87%) .NET
2 73 (35.27%) ASP.NET
3 69 (33.33%) HTML
4 57 (27.54%) jQuery
5 51 (24.64%) CSS
6 45 (21.74%) Web Services
7 41 (19.81%) WCF
8 39 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (12.56%) COM
10 24 (11.59%) .NET Framework
10 24 (11.59%) KnockoutJS
10 24 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (11.11%) Ajax
12 22 (10.63%) HTML5
13 18 (8.70%) XML
14 17 (8.21%) Castle Windsor
15 16 (7.73%) Sass
16 10 (4.83%) JSON
17 9 (4.35%) XSL
18 8 (3.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.83%) Open Source
2 8 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.42%) PDA
4 5 (2.42%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.42%) iPhone
5 4 (1.93%) Internet of Things
5 4 (1.93%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.93%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.45%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.45%) Replication
6 3 (1.45%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.97%) CMDB
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) PKI
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 74 (35.75%) Windows
2 30 (14.49%) Linux
3 17 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.28%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.31%) Windows 8
7 8 (3.86%) UNIX
8 7 (3.38%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.90%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.42%) Windows Vista
10 5 (2.42%) Android
11 4 (1.93%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.97%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.27%) MVC
2 64 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (25.60%) E-Commerce
4 49 (23.67%) TDD
5 41 (19.81%) Scrum
6 32 (15.46%) Web Development
7 28 (13.53%) DevOps
8 27 (13.04%) BDD
8 27 (13.04%) OO
9 26 (12.56%) SOA
10 21 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (9.18%) ITIL
11 19 (9.18%) OOP
12 15 (7.25%) Project Management
12 15 (7.25%) Time Management
13 14 (6.76%) Extreme Programming
14 13 (6.28%) MVVM
14 13 (6.28%) Network Architecture
15 12 (5.80%) User Stories
16 11 (5.31%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 114 (55.07%) C#
1 114 (55.07%) JavaScript
2 61 (29.47%) SQL
3 36 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 35 (16.91%) Ruby
5 25 (12.08%) T-SQL
6 21 (10.14%) Java
7 18 (8.70%) VB.NET
8 13 (6.28%) Bourne shell
9 10 (4.83%) PHP
10 9 (4.35%) C++
11 8 (3.86%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.38%) Python
13 5 (2.42%) Korn
13 5 (2.42%) Perl
14 3 (1.45%) XPath
14 3 (1.45%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.97%) VBScript
15 2 (0.97%) VB
16 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.83%) MCSE
3 9 (4.35%) Degree
4 8 (3.86%) VCP4
4 8 (3.86%) MCSA
5 6 (2.90%) CCNP
5 6 (2.90%) CCNA
5 6 (2.90%) MCITP
5 6 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.97%) MCPD
7 2 (0.97%) CCA
7 2 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (14.98%) Active Directory
2 27 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.38%) vSphere
5 4 (1.93%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.93%) Varnish
5 4 (1.93%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.93%) vCloud
5 4 (1.93%) XenApp
6 3 (1.45%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.97%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (8.21%) Puppet
1 17 (8.21%) logstash
2 13 (6.28%) SCOM
3 11 (5.31%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.86%) SCCM
5 3 (1.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.45%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.45%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.97%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.97%) Nagios
6 2 (0.97%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.97%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (0.97%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.97%) SCSM
6 2 (0.97%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.48%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 96 (46.38%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.04%) VMware
3 17 (8.21%) Oracle
4 15 (7.25%) Cisco
5 13 (6.28%) IBM
6 10 (4.83%) HP
7 9 (4.35%) Google
8 7 (3.38%) Sitecore
9 6 (2.90%) Akamai
9 6 (2.90%) Citrix
10 5 (2.42%) Apple
10 5 (2.42%) webMethods
11 4 (1.93%) Zend
11 4 (1.93%) NetApp
12 3 (1.45%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.45%) EMC
12 3 (1.45%) Temenos
13 2 (0.97%) Progress
13 2 (0.97%) Sophos
13 2 (0.97%) Websense
St Albans
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 3 days ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k + 10% bonus, 2% pension, flexi time and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + bonus, pension, health, 25 days and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago