The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 29 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 Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 67 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 14 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.82% 0.80% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.42% 26.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
53 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.89% 2.97% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 21 12
Average salary £46,250 £43,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.55% +17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £49,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 36 (94.74%) C#
2 35 (92.11%) .NET
3 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
4 20 (52.63%) .NET Framework
5 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (50.00%) OO
6 18 (47.37%) Degree
6 18 (47.37%) Test Automation
6 18 (47.37%) Test Strategy
7 17 (44.74%) Finance
7 17 (44.74%) Web Services
8 16 (42.11%) SQL
8 16 (42.11%) RAD
8 16 (42.11%) Client/Server
8 16 (42.11%) WinRunner
8 16 (42.11%) TestComplete
8 16 (42.11%) WebDriver
8 16 (42.11%) Mathematics
8 16 (42.11%) QA
8 16 (42.11%) Selenium
8 16 (42.11%) Analytics
8 16 (42.11%) Ranorex
9 13 (34.21%) WCF
10 11 (28.95%) MVC
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
10 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
10 11 (28.95%) HTML
11 10 (26.32%) CSS
11 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
11 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.68%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
1 1 (2.63%) VPN
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) Big Data
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) WinRunner
1 16 (42.11%) Selenium
1 16 (42.11%) TestComplete
1 16 (42.11%) WebDriver
1 16 (42.11%) Ranorex
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Test Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Tester
2 16 (42.11%) Consultant
2 16 (42.11%) C# Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Test Engineer
2 16 (42.11%) Test Consultant
2 16 (42.11%) QA Engineer
2 16 (42.11%) .NET Consultant
2 16 (42.11%) QA Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Automation Test Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Automation Tester
2 16 (42.11%) Automation Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) QA Automation Engineer
2 16 (42.11%) Automation Engineer
3 15 (39.47%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) .NET
2 20 (52.63%) .NET Framework
3 17 (44.74%) Web Services
4 13 (34.21%) WCF
5 11 (28.95%) HTML
5 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
6 10 (26.32%) CSS
7 9 (23.68%) XSLT
7 9 (23.68%) WF
8 6 (15.79%) jQuery
9 3 (7.89%) WPF
9 3 (7.89%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (5.26%) HTML5
10 2 (5.26%) COM
11 1 (2.63%) J2EE
11 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
11 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (2.63%) CSS3
11 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Mathematics
1 16 (42.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.26%) Xbox
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) OO
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Test Automation
2 18 (47.37%) Test Strategy
3 16 (42.11%) Analytics
3 16 (42.11%) RAD
4 11 (28.95%) MVC
5 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
7 8 (21.05%) Data Management
7 8 (21.05%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
9 4 (10.53%) TDD
10 3 (7.89%) OOD
10 3 (7.89%) BDD
10 3 (7.89%) MVVM
11 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
11 2 (5.26%) Load Testing
12 1 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) MATLAB
5 3 (7.89%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (42.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) Dell
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.63%) VMware
2 1 (2.63%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) Veeam
2 1 (2.63%) Facebook
2 1 (2.63%) Twitter
2 1 (2.63%) IBM
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago