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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 40 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.78% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.55% 12.50% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
11 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.26% 2.21% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £48,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £63,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Product Management
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) vCloud
2 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) LINQ
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Product Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Product Owner
2 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) LINQ
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Product Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Google