The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 63 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.77% 0.44% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.70% 8.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £67,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
Microsoft Azure
Oxfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
66 49 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.97% 5.44% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49 46 56
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £35,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Oxford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Oxford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) .NET
3 13 (43.33%) MVC
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (33.33%) SQL
6 10 (33.33%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 8 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (23.33%) Office 365
8 7 (23.33%) CSS3
8 7 (23.33%) TDD
8 7 (23.33%) HTML5
8 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 7 (23.33%) Web Services
9 6 (20.00%) VMware
10 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.67%) Puppet
10 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (16.67%) Amazon S3
10 5 (16.67%) Windows

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Office 365
2 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) IPsec
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) DMZ
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) OSPF
3 1 (3.33%) VRRP
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 8 (26.67%) C# Web Developer
4 8 (26.67%) C# Application Developer
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Architect
6 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Senior Applications Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Senior C# Application Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (23.33%) CSS3
6 7 (23.33%) HTML5
6 7 (23.33%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) Zurb Foundation
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 2 (6.67%) REST
9 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.67%) SOAP
9 2 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (3.33%) MDX
10 1 (3.33%) WAP
10 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.33%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Social Media
5 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (13.33%) OO
5 4 (13.33%) DNA
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.67%) Data Management
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) BDD
7 2 (6.67%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.33%) Open Source
8 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCA
1 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.33%) CCEA
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) CCAA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) SCOM
3 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.67%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.33%) SCSM
4 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix