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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 58 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 25 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.36% 3.21% 2.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.41% 39.06% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 16
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average 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
88 64 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.83% 8.21% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 66 51 33
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,640 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 -4 19 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Durham -5 3 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 40 (71.43%) .NET
2 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 36 (64.29%) C#
3 36 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 34 (60.71%) MVC
5 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET
6 30 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (41.07%) HTML
7 23 (41.07%) CSS
7 23 (41.07%) Web Services
8 22 (39.29%) HTML5
9 19 (33.93%) QA
10 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
10 18 (32.14%) SQL
10 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (30.36%) SaaS
11 17 (30.36%) CSS3
11 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
11 17 (30.36%) jQuery
12 16 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (28.57%) Entity Framework
12 16 (28.57%) REST
12 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
13 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
13 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
13 14 (25.00%) Waterfall
13 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
14 13 (23.21%) Use Case

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (23.21%) IIS
2 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.50%) Umbraco
4 4 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.36%) Apache
5 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.79%) Confluence
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.79%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (30.36%) SaaS
3 13 (23.21%) Heroku
4 5 (8.93%) Office 365
5 4 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (5.36%) GitHub
7 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.79%) Force.com
8 1 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) HTTP
1 12 (21.43%) SSL
2 3 (5.36%) DNS
3 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) DataStage
3 3 (5.36%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
2 16 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (23.21%) JIRA
4 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.36%) GitLab
5 3 (5.36%) Subversion
5 3 (5.36%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.79%) MSTest
6 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 14 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Architect
5 8 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Technical Architect
6 7 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Administrator
7 6 (10.71%) Cloud Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Cloud Software Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Lead C# Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Principal Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
10 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Azure Administrator
10 3 (5.36%) C# Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (71.43%) .NET
2 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 23 (41.07%) CSS
3 23 (41.07%) HTML
3 23 (41.07%) Web Services
4 22 (39.29%) HTML5
5 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (30.36%) CSS3
6 17 (30.36%) jQuery
7 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 16 (28.57%) Entity Framework
7 16 (28.57%) REST
8 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (16.07%) Ajax
10 7 (12.50%) Backbone.js
10 7 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
10 7 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (5.36%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.93%) Public Cloud
3 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) Clustering
4 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.57%) Fintech
4 2 (3.57%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.79%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.71%) Unix
4 4 (7.14%) Android
5 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.36%) CentOS
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) MVC
2 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 14 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 13 (23.21%) CRM
4 13 (23.21%) ERP
4 13 (23.21%) Use Case
5 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.43%) Multithreading
5 12 (21.43%) Release Management
5 12 (21.43%) Scrum
6 11 (19.64%) Product Management
6 11 (19.64%) Project Management
6 11 (19.64%) TDD
7 10 (17.86%) Line Management
7 10 (17.86%) SDLC
8 9 (16.07%) OO
8 9 (16.07%) Workflow
9 8 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 36 (64.29%) C#
3 18 (32.14%) SQL
4 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.93%) Java
7 4 (7.14%) Ruby
8 3 (5.36%) Jython
8 3 (5.36%) PHP
8 3 (5.36%) Python
8 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.57%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) Go
10 1 (1.79%) Perl
10 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (33.93%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) VirtualBox
2 3 (5.36%) Xen
3 2 (3.57%) Docker
4 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.79%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (5.36%) Ansible
2 3 (5.36%) Nagios
2 3 (5.36%) OpenNMS
2 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.36%) ZABBIX
2 3 (5.36%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 7 (12.50%) Xamarin
4 4 (7.14%) Rackspace
5 3 (5.36%) IBM
5 3 (5.36%) SaltStack
6 2 (3.57%) Google
7 1 (1.79%) Apple
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
Tyne And Wear
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Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne And Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26,302 - 35,225 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyneside
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Salary: Up to £45, 000
Posted: 5 days ago
North East England
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Salary: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
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Posted: 19 days ago
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise
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