The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 85 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 30 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.98% 0.18% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.74% 3.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 0
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
152 80 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.05% 4.79% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 141 70 83
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,600 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Abingdon - 22 £33,000 - 3
Oxford +9 4 £75,000 +87.50%
Witney - 2 £33,750 -
Bicester - 2 £52,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 73 (89.02%) Windows
2 60 (73.17%) VMware
3 56 (68.29%) MS Excel
4 55 (67.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (65.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (62.20%) MCSE
6 51 (62.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 50 (60.98%) Juniper
7 50 (60.98%) SAN
7 50 (60.98%) Apple
7 50 (60.98%) HP
7 50 (60.98%) EMC
7 50 (60.98%) Citrix
7 50 (60.98%) Wireless
7 50 (60.98%) MCSA
7 50 (60.98%) DHCP
7 50 (60.98%) DNS
7 50 (60.98%) Veeam
7 50 (60.98%) MCTS
7 50 (60.98%) MCITP
7 50 (60.98%) Meru Networks
8 48 (58.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (46.34%) Mentoring
10 36 (43.90%) Symantec
10 36 (43.90%) Norton AntiVirus
10 36 (43.90%) Backup Exec
11 30 (36.59%) SQL
11 30 (36.59%) .NET
12 26 (31.71%) Web Services
13 22 (26.83%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (14.63%) IIS
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 56 (68.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.85%) Heroku
3 8 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (9.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 50 (60.98%) DHCP
1 50 (60.98%) DNS
1 50 (60.98%) SAN
1 50 (60.98%) Wireless
2 13 (15.85%) HTTP
3 3 (3.66%) SNMP
3 3 (3.66%) VPN
3 3 (3.66%) Firewall
3 3 (3.66%) LAN
3 3 (3.66%) WAN
3 3 (3.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Support Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (28.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 19 (23.17%) Developer
5 16 (19.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (19.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 15 (18.29%) Analyst
7 13 (15.85%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (15.85%) Service Analyst
7 13 (15.85%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (14.63%) .NET Developer
8 12 (14.63%) Senior Developer
9 9 (10.98%) Architect
9 9 (10.98%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (10.98%) IT Support
10 7 (8.54%) Customer Support Engineer
10 7 (8.54%) Customer Engineer
11 6 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.59%) .NET
2 26 (31.71%) Web Services
3 22 (26.83%) ASP.NET
4 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (15.85%) REST
5 13 (15.85%) JSON
6 10 (12.20%) HTML
7 7 (8.54%) WCF
7 7 (8.54%) CSS
7 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (7.32%) jQuery
9 5 (6.10%) Backbone.js
9 5 (6.10%) Ember.js
9 5 (6.10%) XML
10 4 (4.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.66%) XML Schema
12 2 (2.44%) ADO.NET
13 1 (1.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (89.02%) Windows
2 55 (67.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 54 (65.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.66%) UNIX
5 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.44%) Linux
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) Mentoring
2 19 (23.17%) MVC
3 7 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
4 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
5 4 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (3.66%) Performance Testing
6 3 (3.66%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.44%) Logistics
8 1 (1.22%) SOA
8 1 (1.22%) ETL
8 1 (1.22%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.22%) Project Management
8 1 (1.22%) Scrum
8 1 (1.22%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.22%) OOP
8 1 (1.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.59%) SQL
2 22 (26.83%) C#
3 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (62.20%) MCSE
1 51 (62.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (60.98%) MCTS
2 50 (60.98%) MCITP
2 50 (60.98%) MCSA
3 3 (3.66%) CISSP
System Software
1 48 (58.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (43.90%) Norton AntiVirus
1 36 (43.90%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (73.17%) VMware
2 50 (60.98%) Veeam
2 50 (60.98%) Meru Networks
2 50 (60.98%) HP
2 50 (60.98%) EMC
2 50 (60.98%) Citrix
2 50 (60.98%) Juniper
2 50 (60.98%) Apple
3 36 (43.90%) Symantec
4 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.22%) Telerik
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