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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 22 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.75% - 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.86% - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.47%
Cloud Services Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 6.42% 2.70% 2.44%
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 23 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) UAG
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) UAG
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco