The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 68 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.65% 0.22% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.56% 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
43 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.08% 1.67% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 9
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,480 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
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Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Southampton

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Southampton

Microsoft Azure
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 27 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (62.96%) MS Excel
2 17 (62.96%) ISO 9001
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
2 17 (62.96%) .NET Framework
2 17 (62.96%) LINQ
2 17 (62.96%) Git (software)
2 17 (62.96%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) CQRS
3 10 (37.04%) Big Data
3 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (37.04%) Domain-Driven Design
3 10 (37.04%) WPF
3 10 (37.04%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) Pair Programming
3 10 (37.04%) Finance

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Software Developer
3 10 (37.04%) C# Software Developer
3 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
2 17 (62.96%) .NET Framework
2 17 (62.96%) LINQ
2 17 (62.96%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) CQRS
2 10 (37.04%) Domain-Driven Design
2 10 (37.04%) TDD
2 10 (37.04%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 27 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
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