The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 82 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.82% 0.25% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.56% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £29,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Hampshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
45 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.25% 1.35% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 11
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (68.00%) ISO 9001
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (68.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (68.00%) LINQ
2 17 (68.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (68.00%) KnockoutJS
2 17 (68.00%) User Experience
3 8 (32.00%) CQRS
3 8 (32.00%) Big Data
3 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (32.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (32.00%) WPF
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
3 8 (32.00%) Pair Programming
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) Finance

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (68.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Web Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (68.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (68.00%) LINQ
2 17 (68.00%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) WPF
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) User Experience
2 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) Pair Programming
2 8 (32.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 8 (32.00%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (68.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft