The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 58 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.22% 0.56% 1.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.57% 15.38% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Median salary £35,500 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +17.24%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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

Cloud Services Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
28 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.14% 3.62% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 29
Median salary £22,000 £33,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Lancashire

Microsoft Azure
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) GroupWise
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) NDS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) GroupWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) NDS
1 1 (50.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
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