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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 40 63 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 26 1 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.80% 0.21% 5.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.83% 3.03% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 27
Average salary £27,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
58 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.70% 7.02% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 58 20 37
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.11%

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram 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 6 March 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 +13 22 £27,500 -
Haverhill - 4 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 28 (82.35%) C#
2 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
3 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
4 24 (70.59%) SQL
4 24 (70.59%) .NET
5 23 (67.65%) CSS
5 23 (67.65%) HTML
6 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
6 20 (58.82%) MVC
7 18 (52.94%) CMS
7 18 (52.94%) T-SQL
7 18 (52.94%) Kentico
7 18 (52.94%) Sass
8 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
9 16 (47.06%) IIS
10 15 (44.12%) Web Development
10 15 (44.12%) Bourne shell
11 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
12 7 (20.59%) Windows
12 7 (20.59%) XML
12 7 (20.59%) Time Management
13 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
13 6 (17.65%) UNIX
13 6 (17.65%) Web Services
13 6 (17.65%) Linux
13 6 (17.65%) SAN
13 6 (17.65%) DNS
14 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
14 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
14 5 (14.71%) VPN

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 18 (52.94%) CMS
1 18 (52.94%) Kentico
2 16 (47.06%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) PaaS
2 2 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) DNS
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (14.71%) VPN
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Web Developer
3 17 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 15 (44.12%) .NET Web Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Junior Web Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Junior Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Junior
6 7 (20.59%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Junior .NET Web Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Lead Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Programmer
9 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (5.88%) Architect
10 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (2.94%) UNIX Administrator
11 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 23 (67.65%) CSS
2 23 (67.65%) HTML
3 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 18 (52.94%) Sass
5 7 (20.59%) XML
6 6 (17.65%) Web Services
7 5 (14.71%) JSON
8 4 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 3 (8.82%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) MVC
2 15 (44.12%) Web Development
3 7 (20.59%) Time Management
4 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) UML
5 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) SOA
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) C#
2 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 24 (70.59%) SQL
4 18 (52.94%) T-SQL
5 15 (44.12%) Bourne shell
6 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.88%) MCPD
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) vCloud
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft