The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 55 45 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.20% 2.72% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.33% 33.33% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
Microsoft Azure
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
12 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.45% 8.17% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 32
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Ipswich -15 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Sass
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Bourne shell
4 2 (25.00%) Kentico
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Kentico
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) Sass
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft