The table below looks at the statistics 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 54 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 20 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.18% 1.12% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.51% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Microsoft Azure
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Cloud Services Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
43 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.84% 2.79% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42 15 12
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (87.88%) .NET
3 28 (84.85%) SharePoint
3 28 (84.85%) Waterfall
4 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
5 20 (60.61%) Big Data
6 19 (57.58%) Performance Management
6 19 (57.58%) Machine Learning
6 19 (57.58%) Analytics
6 19 (57.58%) Mobile App
6 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
6 19 (57.58%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (57.58%) Scrum
6 19 (57.58%) Predictive Analytics
7 17 (51.52%) QlikView
7 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (51.52%) Neural Network
7 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (51.52%) Oracle
7 17 (51.52%) Mobile Application Development
7 17 (51.52%) Kimball Methodology
7 17 (51.52%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (51.52%) R
7 17 (51.52%) Tableau
8 12 (36.36%) C#
9 11 (33.33%) HTML
9 11 (33.33%) CSS
10 10 (30.30%) D3.js

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 28 (84.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) Big Data
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
3 17 (51.52%) QlikView
3 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft Consultant
1 17 (51.52%) Business Consultant
1 17 (51.52%) Consultant
1 17 (51.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft BI Consultant
2 12 (36.36%) Developer
3 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 11 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (21.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Principal Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Business Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) CSS
3 10 (30.30%) D3.js
3 10 (30.30%) WCF
4 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 9 (27.27%) XHTML
4 9 (27.27%) WF
5 3 (9.09%) WPF
6 2 (6.06%) XSLT
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.03%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Mobile App
2 17 (51.52%) Neural Network
2 17 (51.52%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (30.30%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.06%) PMI
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (84.85%) Waterfall
3 19 (57.58%) Performance Management
3 19 (57.58%) Machine Learning
3 19 (57.58%) Analytics
3 19 (57.58%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (57.58%) Scrum
3 19 (57.58%) Predictive Analytics
4 17 (51.52%) Mobile Application Development
4 17 (51.52%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (21.21%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Business Development
7 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Data Management
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) R
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) XAML
5 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) PMP
2 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 17 (51.52%) Oracle
2 17 (51.52%) Tableau