The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 24 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.79% - 1.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.36% 2.65% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £42,500 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
West Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Gatwick

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) UAG
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware