The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 57 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.94% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.61% 20.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 2
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £36,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -9.47%
Cloud Services Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
31 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.76% 1.52% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 11
Average salary £34,347 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 - 15 £35,000 - 2
Durham +3 1 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 28 (93.33%) .NET
1 28 (93.33%) MVC
2 27 (90.00%) C#
3 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 23 (76.67%) Scrum
5 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (53.33%) Web Services
7 15 (50.00%) Windows
8 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
9 10 (33.33%) Games
10 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (26.67%) QA
12 7 (23.33%) Online Games
12 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
13 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 5 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
15 4 (13.33%) RESTful
15 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
15 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
15 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (13.33%) Oracle
15 4 (13.33%) NUnit
16 3 (10.00%) Subversion
16 3 (10.00%) Online Gambling

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) Orchard CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) PBX
1 1 (3.33%) VoIP
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) NUnit
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (23.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (23.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
6 4 (13.33%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) QA Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (53.33%) Web Services
5 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
6 9 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (13.33%) RESTful
9 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (10.00%) WCF
10 3 (10.00%) CSS
10 3 (10.00%) HTML
11 2 (6.67%) jQuery
11 2 (6.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 2 (6.67%) WF
12 1 (3.33%) Autofac
12 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (3.33%) CSS3
12 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Online Games
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) Online Gambling
3 3 (10.00%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) MVC
2 23 (76.67%) Scrum
3 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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