The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 53 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 23 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.17% 1.56% 1.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.86% 50.00% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 7
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Microsoft Azure
England

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

Cloud Services Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
70 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.66% 3.12% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 69 15 20
Average salary £52,500 £33,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -29.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £27,050 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in the North East

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the North East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in the North East

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -11 19 £52,500 +75.00% 4
Durham - 3 £31,500 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) C#
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
4 25 (80.65%) HTML
4 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
5 22 (70.97%) Windows
6 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
7 20 (64.52%) SQL
8 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
9 18 (58.06%) MVC
10 17 (54.84%) WCF
11 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (48.39%) CSS
12 15 (48.39%) OO
13 14 (45.16%) jQuery
14 13 (41.94%) CRM
14 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
14 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (38.71%) MCP
15 12 (38.71%) MCSD
15 12 (38.71%) MCTS
15 12 (38.71%) Dynamics CRM
15 12 (38.71%) HTML5
15 12 (38.71%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (35.48%) Office 365
16 11 (35.48%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (35.48%) Ajax

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
2 12 (38.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (35.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (35.48%) IIS
3 11 (35.48%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) NUnit
2 3 (9.68%) Moq
2 3 (9.68%) MSTest
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Engagement Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 25 (80.65%) HTML
4 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
5 17 (54.84%) WCF
6 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (48.39%) CSS
8 14 (45.16%) jQuery
9 12 (38.71%) HTML5
10 11 (35.48%) Ajax
11 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (6.45%) CSS3
12 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 1 (3.23%) MDX
13 1 (3.23%) Web Services
13 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Blog
1 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) MVC
3 15 (48.39%) OO
4 13 (41.94%) CRM
5 11 (35.48%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (29.03%) Web Development
7 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Kanban
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) TDD
9 3 (9.68%) Data Management
9 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.68%) OOD
10 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
11 1 (3.23%) Change Management
11 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
11 1 (3.23%) Project Management
11 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 20 (64.52%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VB
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (38.71%) MCP
2 12 (38.71%) MCSD
2 12 (38.71%) MCTS
3 11 (35.48%) MCAD
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (3.23%) MCPD
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) VCP4
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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