The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 114 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 23 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.96% 0.097% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.54% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £16,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+243.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
112 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.68% 2.53% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 86 38 25
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £16,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford 0 14 £65,000 +306.25% 1
Berkhamsted - 4 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £65,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (74.36%) Windows
3 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
4 20 (51.28%) MCITP
4 20 (51.28%) Office 365
5 19 (48.72%) MS Excel
5 19 (48.72%) SharePoint
6 17 (43.59%) SQL
6 17 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (38.46%) Web Services
8 14 (35.90%) .NET
8 14 (35.90%) VMware
9 13 (33.33%) CCNA
9 13 (33.33%) Cisco
9 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (28.21%) MCTS
11 11 (28.21%) C#
11 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (28.21%) Lync
11 11 (28.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (25.64%) MCSE
12 10 (25.64%) Project Management
12 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
13 9 (23.08%) Firewall
13 9 (23.08%) LAN
13 9 (23.08%) WAN
14 8 (20.51%) CSS
14 8 (20.51%) HTML

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 19 (48.72%) SharePoint
2 11 (28.21%) Lync
2 11 (28.21%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (17.95%) IIS
4 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (5.13%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (48.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.95%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 20 (51.28%) Office 365
2 17 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.13%) IaaS
4 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.13%) Google Apps
4 2 (5.13%) SaaS
4 2 (5.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
1 9 (23.08%) LAN
1 9 (23.08%) WAN
2 4 (10.26%) PBX
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) MPLS
2 4 (10.26%) Unified Communications
3 3 (7.69%) NAS
3 3 (7.69%) SAN
4 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.56%) Intranet
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) NUnit
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Head of IT
4 4 (10.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Sales Executive
4 4 (10.26%) Sales Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Head of Infrastructure
5 3 (7.69%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Web Services
2 14 (35.90%) .NET
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
3 8 (20.51%) HTML
4 7 (17.95%) Ajax
4 7 (17.95%) XML
4 7 (17.95%) XSLT
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.69%) COM
6 2 (5.13%) LAMP
6 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.56%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (2.56%) LINQ
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (10.26%) Identity Management
5 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.26%) Kanban
5 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.26%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.69%) Data Security
7 2 (5.13%) Data Management
7 2 (5.13%) E-business
7 2 (5.13%) Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) C#
3 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
4 8 (20.51%) VBScript
5 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (51.28%) MCITP
3 13 (33.33%) CCNA
3 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (28.21%) MCTS
5 10 (25.64%) MCSE
6 6 (15.38%) MCSA
6 6 (15.38%) MCP
7 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (10.26%) Degree
7 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (10.26%) VCP4
7 4 (10.26%) VCP5
8 3 (7.69%) CCNP
9 1 (2.56%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) vSphere
3 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) VMware
3 13 (33.33%) Cisco
4 8 (20.51%) HP
5 6 (15.38%) Rackspace
6 4 (10.26%) ProCurve
6 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.69%) Sophos
7 3 (7.69%) Apple
7 3 (7.69%) IBM
8 2 (5.13%) Google
8 2 (5.13%) BMC
8 2 (5.13%) CA
8 2 (5.13%) NetApp
8 2 (5.13%) EMC
8 2 (5.13%) Citrix
9 1 (2.56%) Dell
9 1 (2.56%) Lotus
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