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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 43 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.88% 0.21% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 63.64% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £72,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Merseyside

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

Cloud Services Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.95% 4.03% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 4
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Microsoft Azure
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Intune
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) MVVM
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft