The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 51 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.18% 0.55% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Average salary £82,500 £16,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+415.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Microsoft Azure
Hertfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
51 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.55% 3.85% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 4
Average salary £100,000 £16,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+525.00% -62.35%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Watford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Watford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Office 365
3 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
4 16 (55.17%) Cisco
5 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
6 13 (44.83%) Project Management
7 12 (41.38%) VMware
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (41.38%) Lync
8 11 (37.93%) MCITP
8 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (37.93%) LAN
8 11 (37.93%) WAN
8 11 (37.93%) MCSE
8 11 (37.93%) Web Services
8 11 (37.93%) CCNA
8 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (27.59%) Change Management
9 8 (27.59%) Firewall
9 8 (27.59%) HP
9 8 (27.59%) Rackspace
10 7 (24.14%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) MCSA
10 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
10 7 (24.14%) Finance
11 5 (17.24%) .NET
12 4 (13.79%) MS Office
12 4 (13.79%) COM

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 12 (41.38%) Lync
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (62.07%) Office 365
2 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) SaaS
3 4 (13.79%) PaaS
3 4 (13.79%) Google Apps
3 4 (13.79%) IaaS
3 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) LAN
1 11 (37.93%) WAN
2 8 (27.59%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications
3 4 (13.79%) MPLS
3 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
3 4 (13.79%) PBX
4 3 (10.34%) Internet
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Head of Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) Head of IT
2 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Sales Executive
2 4 (13.79%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) COM
3 4 (13.79%) LAMP
3 4 (13.79%) RESTful
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) Change Management
3 4 (13.79%) E-business
3 4 (13.79%) Identity Management
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Data Management
3 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.79%) UML
3 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.79%) SOA
3 4 (13.79%) Use Case
3 4 (13.79%) Kanban
3 4 (13.79%) Financial Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (37.93%) MCITP
2 11 (37.93%) MCSE
2 11 (37.93%) CCNA
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (24.14%) MCSA
4 4 (13.79%) CCNP
4 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (10.34%) MCTS
5 3 (10.34%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.79%) XenApp
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) Cisco
3 12 (41.38%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) Rackspace
4 8 (27.59%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) EMC
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) BMC
5 4 (13.79%) CA
5 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
5 4 (13.79%) Google
5 4 (13.79%) ProCurve
5 4 (13.79%) IBM
6 3 (10.34%) Apple
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