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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 32 59 42
Rank change year-on-year +27 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 11 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.78% 2.03% 4.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.48% 17.91% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 25
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% +109.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £45,000
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 Suffolk with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31 67 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 10.65% 11.34% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 57 55
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 March 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 25 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
Ipswich +30 8 £30,000 -18.36% 3
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
4 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
6 12 (38.71%) Data Analytics
6 12 (38.71%) Analytics
6 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
6 12 (38.71%) .NET
6 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (35.48%) Clustering
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (35.48%) Windows
8 10 (32.26%) JIRA
8 10 (32.26%) Confluence
8 10 (32.26%) User Stories
9 9 (29.03%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (29.03%) High Availability
9 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
9 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
9 9 (29.03%) HTTP
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (22.58%) Google
11 7 (22.58%) MVC
11 7 (22.58%) VPN
11 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (22.58%) Linux
11 7 (22.58%) Web Services
11 7 (22.58%) C#

Microsoft Azure
Top Related 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 10 (32.26%) Confluence
2 6 (19.35%) Apache Spark
3 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.45%) Apache Pig
4 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (22.58%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (16.13%) Office 365
4 4 (12.90%) Datadog
4 4 (12.90%) SaaS
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) HTTP
2 7 (22.58%) Internet
2 7 (22.58%) VPN
3 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) HTTPS
3 5 (16.13%) IMAP
3 5 (16.13%) SMTP
4 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (29.03%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (19.35%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (19.35%) MySQL
8 6 (19.35%) Power BI
8 6 (19.35%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (12.90%) SQLPlus
10 3 (9.68%) Big Data
10 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
11 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
11 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
11 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
2 4 (12.90%) Log4Net
2 4 (12.90%) NUnit
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Senior Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (19.35%) DBA
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior SQL Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 6 (19.35%) SQL BI Developer
3 6 (19.35%) SQL DBA
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Developer
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) Web Services
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 6 (19.35%) REST
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.90%) Aurelia
5 4 (12.90%) HTML5
5 4 (12.90%) JSON
5 4 (12.90%) Kafka
5 4 (12.90%) OAuth
5 4 (12.90%) OpenID
5 4 (12.90%) SAML
6 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.45%) MLlib
6 2 (6.45%) SOAP
7 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Clustering
2 6 (19.35%) Replication
3 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 7 (22.58%) Linux
4 5 (16.13%) Mac OS
4 5 (16.13%) Unix
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (38.71%) Analytics
1 12 (38.71%) Data Analytics
2 10 (32.26%) User Stories
3 9 (29.03%) High Availability
4 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (22.58%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (22.58%) MVC
5 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
5 6 (19.35%) ETL
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) Presales
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Ticket Management
7 4 (12.90%) OWASP
7 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
3 7 (22.58%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.45%) Clojure
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) R
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.13%) A+ Certification
2 5 (16.13%) CCNA
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) MCP
2 5 (16.13%) MCSA
2 5 (16.13%) MCSE
2 5 (16.13%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) HP Fortify
1 4 (12.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Google
3 6 (19.35%) Tableau
4 4 (12.90%) New Relic
5 3 (9.68%) Dell
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) EMC
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) VMware
7 1 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
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