The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 50 63 70
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 9 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.10% 1.65% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.37% 20.75% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 2
Median salary £46,250 £38,000 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.71% +78.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £37,300 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £66,100 £22,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 49 53 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 11.45% 7.95% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 13
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £36,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Staffordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Staffordshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Stafford +7 5 £43,750 +15.13% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (44.00%) HTML5
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) XML
4 10 (40.00%) CRM
4 10 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (36.00%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (36.00%) Workflow
5 9 (36.00%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (36.00%) MS Office
6 8 (32.00%) SOA
6 8 (32.00%) NHS
6 8 (32.00%) PMI
6 8 (32.00%) PMI Certification
6 8 (32.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (32.00%) Git (software)

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 10 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (36.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) IaaS
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) PaaS
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) BGP
1 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) MPLS
1 2 (8.00%) Multicast
1 2 (8.00%) Network Security
1 2 (8.00%) OSPF
1 2 (8.00%) VoIP
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
1 2 (8.00%) WLAN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.00%) Skype
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) RavenDB
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Moq
3 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (32.00%) HTML Developer
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
1 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (44.00%) HTML5
3 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 10 (40.00%) XML
4 9 (36.00%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (32.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) WCF
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) NHS
1 8 (32.00%) PMI
2 5 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) AS400
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Fintech
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 10 (40.00%) CRM
4 9 (36.00%) Workflow
5 8 (32.00%) SOA
5 8 (32.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) Database Security
6 2 (8.00%) ETL
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Logistics
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
6 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Includes great benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago