The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 101 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.35% - 0.068%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.77% - 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £34,250 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
57 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.04% 1.54% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 15 33
Average salary £45,000 £58,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.40% +38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Essex

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 2 £34,250 -
Colchester - 2 £37,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft