The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 53 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.25% 1.36% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.77% 22.22% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £23,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% -61.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Microsoft Azure
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Cloud Services Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
13 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.06% 6.10% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 6
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Bedford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) ISA Server
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) Xamarin
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (42.86%) UAG
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) MVC

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) VRRP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCSP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) CCIP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) ISA Server
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (42.86%) UAG
2 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Xamarin
3 3 (42.86%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
Bedford
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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