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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 68 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.18% 2.62% 1.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.35% 29.73% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 7
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
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
23 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.04% 8.81% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 35
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 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 -18 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (85.00%) C#
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) Sass
3 13 (65.00%) Kentico
3 13 (65.00%) MVC
3 13 (65.00%) CMS
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (55.00%) IIS
4 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (50.00%) Web Development
5 10 (50.00%) Bourne shell
6 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Time Management
8 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
10 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
10 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
10 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 1 (5.00%) Line Management
10 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (65.00%) CMS
1 13 (65.00%) Kentico
2 11 (55.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Web Developer
3 11 (55.00%) .NET Developer
4 10 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (30.00%) Junior Developer
5 6 (30.00%) Junior
5 6 (30.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Junior .NET Web Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (15.00%) AWS Developer
7 3 (15.00%) Programmer
8 1 (5.00%) Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) Sass
3 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Bourne shell
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft