The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 41 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 7 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.46% - 3.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Average salary £50,000 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +8.88%
Microsoft Azure
Suffolk

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

Cloud Services Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.91% 2.39% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 20
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 18 December 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 14 (93.33%) UNIX
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) Web Services
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) SAN
4 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) XML
6 7 (46.67%) ITIL
6 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
6 7 (46.67%) VPN
6 7 (46.67%) JSON
7 6 (40.00%) OpenStack
8 5 (33.33%) C#
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) IIS
9 4 (26.67%) SSL
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
9 4 (26.67%) Puppet
9 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
9 4 (26.67%) Information Security
9 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (20.00%) Firewall

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
1 9 (60.00%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) SSL
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) Telnet
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) SQLPlus
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) JSON
3 3 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) UNIX
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) vCloud
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
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