The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
North East / Durham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 26 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 11.73% 3.36% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% 41.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 1
Median salary £35,000 £30,764 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.77% -9.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,913 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £53,698 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 19 12 1
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 11.73% 8.05% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 1
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £36,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Durham

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Durham

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees 0 5 £41,000 +36.66%
Microsoft Azure
North East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 21 (72.41%) C#
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) MVC
4 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (34.48%) HTML
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
6 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
6 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
7 8 (27.59%) SparkR
7 8 (27.59%) Angular 2
7 8 (27.59%) Ionic Framework
7 8 (27.59%) Apache Spark
7 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
7 8 (27.59%) DevOps
7 8 (27.59%) R
7 8 (27.59%) Machine Learning
7 8 (27.59%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) VB
7 8 (27.59%) VB6
8 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (20.69%) ITIL
8 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (20.69%) VMware

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (27.59%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
2 11 (37.93%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Angular Developer
3 8 (27.59%) DevOps Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (17.24%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (17.24%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (17.24%) Network Team Leader
4 5 (17.24%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) CRM Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
3 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
3 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (27.59%) Angular 2
4 8 (27.59%) Ionic Framework
4 8 (27.59%) SparkR
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) MVC
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) DevOps
3 8 (27.59%) Machine Learning
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.45%) Kanban
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) R
3 8 (27.59%) VB
3 8 (27.59%) VB6
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) VMware