The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale - - 2.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Manchester

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

Cloud Services Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 14.63% 33.33% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 9
Median salary £43,000 £54,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.37% +35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

The demand trend of job ads across the Rochdale 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 Rochdale

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Rochdale

Microsoft Azure
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 6 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP