The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 98 90 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.10% 1.08% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.33% 23.64% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 5
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +16.78%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
East of 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 Essex region.

Cloud Services Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 55 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.75% 4.56% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 63 37 54
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
3 10 (52.63%) MS Access
3 10 (52.63%) Clustering
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) Office 365
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
6 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) SDLC
8 2 (10.53%) SaaS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) MS Access
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) DBA
1 10 (52.63%) SQL DBA
2 8 (42.11%) Junior
2 8 (42.11%) Junior DBA
2 8 (42.11%) Junior SQL DBA
3 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
6 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) IT Support
6 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) BYOD
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) MVC
1 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
2 2 (10.53%) Change Control
2 2 (10.53%) Logistics
2 2 (10.53%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) High Availability
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) SOLID
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) MCP
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Clearswift
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Nokia
3 1 (5.26%) Proofpoint
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec