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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 151 164 198
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +34
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 55 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.16% 0.91% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.64% 22.75% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 19
Average salary £47,500 £58,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.10% +22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
199 189 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.19% 4.00% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 153 167 102
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Surrey

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Surrey

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Surrey

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Reigate - 15 £47,500 -
Leatherhead - 13 £45,000 - 1
Guildford +14 9 £42,500 - 3
Woking +4 4 £47,500 -11.62%
Farnham - 3 £50,000 -
Staines +10 1 £65,000 -13.33%
Chertsey - 1 £60,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 111 (81.62%) C#
2 105 (77.21%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (75.74%) .NET
4 92 (67.65%) Windows
5 87 (63.97%) SQL
6 84 (61.76%) Microsoft
7 73 (53.68%) SQL Server
8 68 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 64 (47.06%) HTML
10 63 (46.32%) JavaScript
10 63 (46.32%) WCF
11 62 (45.59%) Finance
12 59 (43.38%) Web Services
13 55 (40.44%) CSS
14 52 (38.24%) IIS
15 51 (37.50%) TDD
16 50 (36.76%) .NET Framework
17 49 (36.03%) jQuery
18 48 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
19 47 (34.56%) Continuous Integration
20 46 (33.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 39 (28.68%) ASP.NET Web API
22 38 (27.94%) Performance Tuning
22 38 (27.94%) Azure SQL Database
23 37 (27.21%) SOA
23 37 (27.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 36 (26.47%) NoSQL
24 36 (26.47%) Infrastructure Management
25 34 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
26 33 (24.26%) Red Gate

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 52 (38.24%) IIS
2 31 (22.79%) SharePoint
3 30 (22.06%) Apache
3 30 (22.06%) WordPress
3 30 (22.06%) NServiceBus
4 14 (10.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (4.41%) SAS
5 6 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.21%) CMS
7 1 (0.74%) DNN
7 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.74%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.24%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.41%) SaaS
3 5 (3.68%) IaaS
4 4 (2.94%) PaaS
4 4 (2.94%) Office 365
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.76%) Internet
2 6 (4.41%) DMZ
3 5 (3.68%) SAN
4 4 (2.94%) Firewall
4 4 (2.94%) Wireless
4 4 (2.94%) LAN
4 4 (2.94%) WAN
4 4 (2.94%) VPN
4 4 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (0.74%) HTTP
5 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (53.68%) SQL Server
2 38 (27.94%) Azure SQL Database
3 36 (26.47%) NoSQL
4 34 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (22.06%) RavenDB
6 25 (18.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (13.24%) Big Data
8 11 (8.09%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (6.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (5.15%) Hadoop
12 6 (4.41%) MongoDB
12 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (4.41%) OLAP
12 6 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (24.26%) ReSharper
1 33 (24.26%) NCrunch
2 31 (22.79%) TeamCity
2 31 (22.79%) Git (software)
3 30 (22.06%) Subversion
3 30 (22.06%) Jasmine
4 29 (21.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (17.65%) Ranorex
6 18 (13.24%) Visual Studio
7 16 (11.76%) NUnit
7 16 (11.76%) WiX
7 16 (11.76%) MSBuild
8 15 (11.03%) NuGet
8 15 (11.03%) MSTest
9 13 (9.56%) Selenium
9 13 (9.56%) WinRunner
10 9 (6.62%) WebDriver
10 9 (6.62%) TestComplete
11 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 62 (45.59%) Finance
2 2 (1.47%) Games
2 2 (1.47%) Marketing
3 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (56.62%) Developer
2 47 (34.56%) C# Developer
3 44 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 38 (27.94%) .NET Developer
5 28 (20.59%) Automation Engineer
6 16 (11.76%) .NET Team Leader
6 16 (11.76%) Web Team Leader
6 16 (11.76%) Team Leader
7 15 (11.03%) Senior Developer
7 15 (11.03%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (9.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 13 (9.56%) QA Analyst
8 13 (9.56%) Automation Analyst
8 13 (9.56%) QA Automation Engineer
8 13 (9.56%) Analyst
8 13 (9.56%) Tester
8 13 (9.56%) QA Engineer
9 10 (7.35%) Consultant
10 9 (6.62%) Test Analyst
10 9 (6.62%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (75.74%) .NET
2 68 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 64 (47.06%) HTML
4 63 (46.32%) WCF
5 59 (43.38%) Web Services
6 55 (40.44%) CSS
7 50 (36.76%) .NET Framework
8 49 (36.03%) jQuery
9 48 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (33.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 39 (28.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (27.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 31 (22.79%) AngularJS
13 31 (22.79%) LINQ
14 30 (22.06%) Backbone.js
14 30 (22.06%) KnockoutJS
14 30 (22.06%) PhoneGap
14 30 (22.06%) Durandal
14 30 (22.06%) LESS
14 30 (22.06%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.53%) User Experience
2 30 (22.06%) Mobile App
3 16 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (9.56%) Mathematics
6 9 (6.62%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.41%) N-Tier
7 6 (4.41%) GIS
7 6 (4.41%) Blog
7 6 (4.41%) Telematics
7 6 (4.41%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.47%) Xbox
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 92 (67.65%) Windows
2 30 (22.06%) Android
2 30 (22.06%) Apple iOS
2 30 (22.06%) Windows Phone
3 17 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 16 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.94%) Linux
6 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (77.21%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (37.50%) TDD
3 47 (34.56%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (27.94%) Performance Tuning
5 37 (27.21%) SOA
6 36 (26.47%) Infrastructure Management
7 32 (23.53%) Unit Testing
8 31 (22.79%) Domain-Driven Design
9 30 (22.06%) Android Development
9 30 (22.06%) iOS Development
9 30 (22.06%) Mobile Application Development
9 30 (22.06%) Pair Programming
10 28 (20.59%) MVC
11 17 (12.50%) DevOps
12 16 (11.76%) Project Management
12 16 (11.76%) OO
12 16 (11.76%) Workflow
13 15 (11.03%) Test Automation
13 15 (11.03%) Test Strategy
14 14 (10.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 111 (81.62%) C#
2 87 (63.97%) SQL
3 63 (46.32%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 10 (7.35%) MATLAB
6 8 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.41%) C++
8 5 (3.68%) Java
9 4 (2.94%) Delphi
10 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (13.24%) Degree
2 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.56%) QA
System Software
1 20 (14.71%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
4 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (12.50%) SCVMM
2 4 (2.94%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.74%) SCCM
3 1 (0.74%) SCOM
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.74%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.74%) SCSM
Vendors
1 84 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 33 (24.26%) Red Gate
3 31 (22.79%) Google
4 30 (22.06%) Xamarin
5 15 (11.03%) Oracle
6 9 (6.62%) Tableau
7 6 (4.41%) TOWER Software
8 5 (3.68%) Dell
9 4 (2.94%) Citrix
9 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.94%) IBM
9 4 (2.94%) HP
9 4 (2.94%) VMware
9 4 (2.94%) Veeam
10 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
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