The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 66 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.46% - 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.09% - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Microsoft Azure
Northamptonshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
33 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.06% 2.59% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 5
Average salary £49,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Northampton

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Intune
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) XSD
3 2 (25.00%) XSLT
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) MOF
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) XPath

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSD
1 2 (25.00%) XSLT
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) MOF
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Intune
2 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SCSM
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft