Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 72 82
Rank change year-on-year +34 +10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 39 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.94% 1.94% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.70% 20.00% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 1
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +37.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,900 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,500 £70,000 £42,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -7.22%

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 74 95 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 13.17% 9.68% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 67 83 64
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £23,400 £23,600 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £64,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% -4.44%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +39 35 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Bury St Edmunds +20 2 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Microsoft Azure
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
1 25 (64.10%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (41.03%) SQL
5 15 (38.46%) .NET
6 13 (33.33%) Oracle
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (28.21%) C#
8 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (28.21%) ETL
8 11 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (25.64%) MVC
9 10 (25.64%) Analytics
9 10 (25.64%) Degree
10 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (23.08%) VMware
10 9 (23.08%) Looker
11 8 (20.51%) Windows
11 8 (20.51%) Firewall
11 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (20.51%) Release Management
11 8 (20.51%) WCF
12 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
12 7 (17.95%) Visualisation
12 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
12 7 (17.95%) Tableau

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 3 (7.69%) IIS
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.56%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 25 (64.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon S3
2 5 (12.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (12.82%) IaaS
2 5 (12.82%) Office 365
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (7.69%) PaaS
3 3 (7.69%) SaaS
3 3 (7.69%) Serverless
4 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) VPN
3 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.82%) DNS
4 5 (12.82%) VoIP
5 4 (10.26%) ADSL
5 4 (10.26%) Broadband
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (10.26%) IPsec
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security
5 4 (10.26%) SSL
5 4 (10.26%) Wireless
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
6 3 (7.69%) IP Telephony
6 3 (7.69%) NetScreen
7 2 (5.13%) SAN
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
8 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (23.08%) Looker
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (17.95%) Big Data
7 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (12.82%) MySQL
8 5 (12.82%) QlikView
9 4 (10.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (10.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (10.26%) BigQuery
9 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
10 2 (5.13%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (5.13%) Amazon QuickSight
10 2 (5.13%) Couchbase
10 2 (5.13%) Data Lake
10 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
10 2 (5.13%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) gulp
3 2 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Games
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Lead Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Network Operations Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) Network Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Azure Architect
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 2 (5.13%) IT Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Office 365 Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (20.51%) WCF
4 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.95%) CSS
4 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 7 (17.95%) Web Services
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.38%) RESTful
6 5 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (10.26%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.69%) Kendo UI
8 3 (7.69%) React
9 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (5.13%) CSS3
9 2 (5.13%) Sass
9 2 (5.13%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) PDA
4 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.56%) iPhone
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Android
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (28.21%) ETL
3 10 (25.64%) Analytics
3 10 (25.64%) MVC
4 8 (20.51%) Release Management
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
5 7 (17.95%) Visualisation
6 6 (15.38%) SOA
7 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
7 5 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (12.82%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.26%) Business Process Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Customer-Centricity
8 4 (10.26%) ETL Development
8 4 (10.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) CCNA
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.13%) MCP
5 2 (5.13%) MCSD
6 1 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.56%) GCP
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) Docker
4 1 (2.56%) KVM
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco CME
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (23.08%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) Tableau
5 6 (15.38%) Cisco
6 5 (12.82%) Google
7 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
7 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.69%) Avaya
8 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 3 (7.69%) SAP
9 2 (5.13%) NetApp
9 2 (5.13%) Rackspace
9 2 (5.13%) Twitter
10 1 (2.56%) Informatica