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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 49 70
Rank change year-on-year +22 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 34 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 8.52% 2.52% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.74% 18.42% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 3
Median salary £42,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -4.54%  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 61 76 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 15.29% 13.67% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 52
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 £34,400 £27,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 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
Ipswich +22 24 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Microsoft Azure
East of England

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

1 29 (64.44%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 21 (46.67%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 19 (42.22%) Hyper-V
5 16 (35.56%) Oracle
6 15 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (33.33%) Firewall
6 15 (33.33%) VMware
6 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (28.89%) .NET
7 13 (28.89%) Windows
7 13 (28.89%) VPN
7 13 (28.89%) CCNA
7 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 10 (22.22%) Business Continuity
9 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (22.22%) Cisco
9 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 10 (22.22%) DNS
9 10 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (20.00%) High Availability
10 9 (20.00%) Tableau
10 9 (20.00%) Analytics
10 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (20.00%) ETL

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 5 (11.11%) CMS
1 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (11.11%) IIS
1 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Kentico
3 3 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (64.44%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (15.56%) Office 365
4 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) VPN
3 10 (22.22%) DNS
3 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.00%) ADSL
4 9 (20.00%) Broadband
4 9 (20.00%) VoIP
4 9 (20.00%) Wireless
5 7 (15.56%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (15.56%) IP Telephony
5 7 (15.56%) IPsec
5 7 (15.56%) NetScreen
5 7 (15.56%) Network Security
5 7 (15.56%) SSL
6 5 (11.11%) HTTP
6 5 (11.11%) HTTPS
6 5 (11.11%) IMAP
6 5 (11.11%) Internet
6 5 (11.11%) SMTP
7 2 (4.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (20.00%) MySQL
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (17.78%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (15.56%) Big Data
6 6 (13.33%) Looker
6 6 (13.33%) QlikView
7 5 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (11.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 5 (11.11%) BigQuery
7 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
8 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
9 3 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (6.67%) Power BI
9 3 (6.67%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) gulp
1 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Network Operations Specialist
3 7 (15.56%) Network Specialist
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) IT Support
4 5 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 8 (17.78%) HTML
3 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
3 7 (15.56%) CSS
3 7 (15.56%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (15.56%) Web Services
4 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (13.33%) RESTful
4 6 (13.33%) SOAP
4 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (13.33%) WCF
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (11.11%) CSS3
5 5 (11.11%) HTML5
5 5 (11.11%) jQuery
5 5 (11.11%) Sass
5 5 (11.11%) Zurb Foundation
6 2 (4.44%) Kendo UI
6 2 (4.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) iPhone
4 3 (6.67%) Replication
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 5 (11.11%) Unix
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.89%) Android
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 9 (20.00%) Analytics
3 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (20.00%) ETL
3 9 (20.00%) High Availability
4 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (17.78%) MVC
4 8 (17.78%) Proactive Monitoring
4 8 (17.78%) Release Management
5 7 (15.56%) BCP
5 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
5 7 (15.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 6 (13.33%) ETL Development
6 6 (13.33%) ITIL
6 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) C#
2 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) CCNA
1 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) Degree
3 5 (11.11%) A+ Certification
3 5 (11.11%) MCP
3 5 (11.11%) MCSA
3 5 (11.11%) MCSE
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Hyper-V
2 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco CME
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) Oracle
3 15 (33.33%) VMware
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco
5 9 (20.00%) Juniper
5 9 (20.00%) Tableau
6 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
6 8 (17.78%) Palo Alto
7 7 (15.56%) Avaya
8 6 (13.33%) Google
9 5 (11.11%) Rackspace
9 5 (11.11%) Twitter
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