The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.42% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +8.88%
Microsoft Azure
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
26 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.88% 3.54% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 15
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 Middlesex

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Middlesex

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) InfoPath
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Nintex
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) MVC

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
3 2 (20.00%) LINQ
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Workflow
1 3 (30.00%) Content Management
1 3 (30.00%) Business Development
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Nintex