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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 65 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.63% 0.16% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.76% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +8.88%
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
34 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.38% 1.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +39.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Stafford - 4 £32,000 -
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) MCSD
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) PHP

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCSD
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft