The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 14 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 41 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.43% 1.50% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.76% 31.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
Cloud Services Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
21 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.01% 4.79% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Ipswich

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
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