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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 57 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 25 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.53% 3.00% 2.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.78% 37.29% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 20
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
74 59 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.44% 8.05% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 69 38 56
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,831 £41,405 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +3 19 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Durham - 2 £47,500 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
2 37 (62.71%) .NET
3 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
3 34 (57.63%) C#
3 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
4 33 (55.93%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (52.54%) MVC
7 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET
8 23 (38.98%) HTML
8 23 (38.98%) CSS
9 21 (35.59%) Web Services
9 21 (35.59%) HTML5
10 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (30.51%) QA
11 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
12 17 (28.81%) CSS3
12 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
12 17 (28.81%) SQL
13 16 (27.12%) .NET Framework
13 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
13 16 (27.12%) jQuery
14 15 (25.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (25.42%) REST
14 15 (25.42%) SaaS
15 13 (22.03%) Windows
15 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
16 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
16 12 (20.34%) Waterfall
16 12 (20.34%) Unit Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
2 11 (18.64%) IIS
2 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (11.86%) Umbraco
4 4 (6.78%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.08%) Apache
5 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.69%) Confluence
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.69%) Node.js
7 1 (1.69%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (55.93%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (25.42%) SaaS
3 11 (18.64%) Heroku
4 7 (11.86%) Office 365
5 4 (6.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (5.08%) GitHub
7 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.69%) Force.com
8 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) HTTP
1 10 (16.95%) SSL
2 4 (6.78%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 2 (3.39%) Internet
3 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.69%) DHCP
4 1 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) DataStage
3 3 (5.08%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.39%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
2 15 (25.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (18.64%) JIRA
4 10 (16.95%) Visual Studio
5 5 (8.47%) Subversion
6 3 (5.08%) GitLab
6 3 (5.08%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.69%) MSTest
8 1 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) C# Developer
3 12 (20.34%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Architect
4 8 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Technical Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Lead C# Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Cloud Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Principal Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Azure Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) C# Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) .NET
2 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET
3 23 (38.98%) CSS
3 23 (38.98%) HTML
4 21 (35.59%) HTML5
4 21 (35.59%) Web Services
5 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (28.81%) CSS3
7 16 (27.12%) .NET Framework
7 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
7 16 (27.12%) jQuery
8 15 (25.42%) REST
9 11 (18.64%) AngularJS
10 9 (15.25%) Ajax
10 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (11.86%) Backbone.js
11 7 (11.86%) Code First Entity Framework
11 7 (11.86%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (6.78%) Ruby on Rails
13 3 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.47%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.39%) Clustering
5 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.69%) iPhone
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
3 9 (15.25%) Linux
4 6 (10.17%) Unix
5 4 (6.78%) Android
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.08%) CentOS
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.69%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) MVC
3 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
3 12 (20.34%) Unit Testing
3 12 (20.34%) Waterfall
4 11 (18.64%) CRM
4 11 (18.64%) ERP
4 11 (18.64%) Scrum
4 11 (18.64%) Use Case
5 10 (16.95%) Multithreading
5 10 (16.95%) Project Management
5 10 (16.95%) Release Management
5 10 (16.95%) SDLC
5 10 (16.95%) TDD
6 9 (15.25%) Product Management
6 9 (15.25%) Workflow
7 8 (13.56%) ITIL
7 8 (13.56%) Line Management
7 8 (13.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) C#
1 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
2 17 (28.81%) SQL
3 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.47%) Java
4 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.78%) Ruby
6 3 (5.08%) Jython
6 3 (5.08%) PHP
6 3 (5.08%) Python
6 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.39%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) Go
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.69%) CEH
2 1 (1.69%) CISA
2 1 (1.69%) CISSP
2 1 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.51%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.08%) VirtualBox
3 3 (5.08%) Xen
4 2 (3.39%) Docker
4 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.69%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.78%) Puppet
2 3 (5.08%) Ansible
2 3 (5.08%) Nagios
2 3 (5.08%) OpenNMS
2 3 (5.08%) ZABBIX
2 3 (5.08%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) VMware
3 8 (13.56%) Xamarin
4 7 (11.86%) Sitecore
5 6 (10.17%) Rackspace
6 4 (6.78%) Google
7 3 (5.08%) IBM
7 3 (5.08%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.69%) Apple
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco
8 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
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