Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 52 83
Rank change year-on-year +29 +31 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 49 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 8.80% 4.16% 0.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.14% 48.53% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 5
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.38% +44.44%
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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

All Cloud Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 111 68 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 19.93% 8.58% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80 58 123
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,350 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,250 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £46,900 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.94% +4.22% -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Suffolk over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Suffolk

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +21 38 £55,000 +69.23% 2
Bury St Edmunds +25 4 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 39 (79.59%) Microsoft
2 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (53.06%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (48.98%) .NET
5 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
6 20 (40.82%) SQL
7 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (36.73%) C#
8 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
9 17 (34.69%) DevOps
10 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (30.61%) Web Services
10 15 (30.61%) MVC
11 14 (28.57%) WCF
12 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
12 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (24.49%) CSS
12 12 (24.49%) HTML
12 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
12 12 (24.49%) Serverless
13 11 (22.45%) ETL
13 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (22.45%) TDD
13 11 (22.45%) Finance
13 11 (22.45%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
14 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
14 10 (20.41%) Degree

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (8.16%) IIS
2 3 (6.12%) CMS
2 3 (6.12%) Kentico
2 3 (6.12%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 26 (53.06%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (24.49%) Serverless
3 11 (22.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (10.20%) Amazon S3
4 5 (10.20%) IaaS
5 3 (6.12%) Office 365
5 3 (6.12%) PaaS
6 2 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) Network Security
3 3 (6.12%) Intranet
4 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) Firewall
4 2 (4.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.04%) FTP
5 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.04%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
5 9 (18.37%) MongoDB
6 7 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (14.29%) Looker
6 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 6 (12.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (12.24%) Neo4j
7 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (10.20%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (10.20%) Amazon QuickSight
8 5 (10.20%) Data Lake
8 5 (10.20%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (6.12%) Big Data
9 3 (6.12%) Couchbase
9 3 (6.12%) Power BI
9 3 (6.12%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) gulp
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.04%) Selenium
6 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
2 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Developer
2 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Cloud Developer
3 6 (12.24%) IoT Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Azure Architect
6 3 (6.12%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Operations Manager
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) .NET
2 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET Web API
2 15 (30.61%) Web Services
3 14 (28.57%) WCF
4 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
4 12 (24.49%) CSS
4 12 (24.49%) HTML
5 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
5 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (16.33%) REST
6 8 (16.33%) RESTful
7 7 (14.29%) HTML5
7 7 (14.29%) Kendo UI
8 6 (12.24%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (12.24%) Node.js
8 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (10.20%) jQuery
10 3 (6.12%) CSS3
10 3 (6.12%) SOAP
10 3 (6.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (12.24%) e-Learning
4 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.16%) User Experience
6 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.04%) Clustering
7 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Android
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) CentOS
5 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (34.69%) DevOps
4 15 (30.61%) MVC
5 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (22.45%) ETL
5 11 (22.45%) TDD
6 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
7 9 (18.37%) Collaborative Working
7 9 (18.37%) OO
7 9 (18.37%) Scrum
7 9 (18.37%) SDLC
7 9 (18.37%) Visualisation
8 8 (16.33%) B2B
8 8 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (16.33%) Project Management
8 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (12.24%) API Development
9 6 (12.24%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (12.24%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) C#
2 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
4 6 (12.24%) ES6
5 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.16%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.08%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) MCSD
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) CCNP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.20%) GDPR
3 3 (6.12%) QA
4 1 (2.04%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) KVM
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Nagios
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (79.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) Rackspace
3 3 (6.12%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.12%) Tableau
3 3 (6.12%) Twitter
4 2 (4.08%) TOWER Software
5 1 (2.04%) AlienVault
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Juniper
5 1 (2.04%) NetApp
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) VMware