The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 42 67
Rank change year-on-year +24 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 24 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 11.32% 2.65% 0.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.81% 15.00% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 2
Median salary £42,000 £35,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.48% -35.00%  
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 Ipswich with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 43 60 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 20.28% 17.65% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 57 50
Median salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Ipswich

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Ipswich

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Ipswich over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 22 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
5 13 (40.63%) SQL
5 13 (40.63%) VPN
5 13 (40.63%) CCNA
5 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (40.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (40.63%) Firewall
6 12 (37.50%) Oracle
6 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
7 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (31.25%) .NET
8 10 (31.25%) Windows
8 10 (31.25%) VMware
8 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity
10 8 (25.00%) DNS
10 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (25.00%) Cisco
10 8 (25.00%) Palo Alto
10 8 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (25.00%) High Availability
10 8 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
11 7 (21.88%) Cisco CME
11 7 (21.88%) Cisco Wireless

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (21.88%) Office 365
4 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
1 13 (40.63%) VPN
2 8 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (21.88%) ADSL
3 7 (21.88%) Broadband
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco Wireless
3 7 (21.88%) IP Telephony
3 7 (21.88%) IPsec
3 7 (21.88%) NetScreen
3 7 (21.88%) Network Security
3 7 (21.88%) SSL
3 7 (21.88%) VoIP
3 7 (21.88%) Wireless
4 5 (15.63%) HTTP
4 5 (15.63%) HTTPS
4 5 (15.63%) IMAP
4 5 (15.63%) Internet
4 5 (15.63%) SMTP
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Big Data
3 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (15.63%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (15.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 5 (15.63%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (15.63%) BigQuery
4 5 (15.63%) Looker
4 5 (15.63%) MySQL
4 5 (15.63%) QlikView
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
7 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) gulp
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Network Operations Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Network Specialist
3 5 (15.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (15.63%) IT Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) IT Support
3 5 (15.63%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Operations Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
3 5 (15.63%) CSS
3 5 (15.63%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (12.50%) RESTful
4 4 (12.50%) SOAP
4 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (12.50%) WCF
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (9.38%) CSS3
5 3 (9.38%) HTML5
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 3 (9.38%) Sass
5 3 (9.38%) Zurb Foundation
6 2 (6.25%) Kendo UI
6 2 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) iPhone
4 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.63%) Mac OS
4 5 (15.63%) Unix
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Android
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity
4 8 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (25.00%) High Availability
4 8 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 7 (21.88%) BCP
5 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
5 7 (21.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 7 (21.88%) Release Management
6 6 (18.75%) Analytics
6 6 (18.75%) MVC
7 5 (15.63%) Business Process Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) ETL Development
7 5 (15.63%) Presales
7 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
7 5 (15.63%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) CCNA
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.63%) A+ Certification
2 5 (15.63%) MCP
2 5 (15.63%) MCSA
2 5 (15.63%) MCSE
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco CME
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Oracle
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (21.88%) Avaya
5 7 (21.88%) Juniper
6 6 (18.75%) Google
7 5 (15.63%) Tableau
8 3 (9.38%) Rackspace
8 3 (9.38%) Twitter
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