The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 65 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 35 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.93% 0.39% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 8.33% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £23,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+139.13% -61.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
70 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.86% 4.63% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 50 47 46
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £31,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £82,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 25 £57,500 - 9
Bedford -8 4 £32,500 +41.30% 1
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 55 (85.94%) Microsoft
2 52 (81.25%) Windows
3 46 (71.88%) E-Commerce
4 31 (48.44%) .NET
4 31 (48.44%) IIS
5 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
5 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET
5 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
6 28 (43.75%) MVC
7 27 (42.19%) DNS
7 27 (42.19%) PowerShell
8 24 (37.50%) Scrum
8 24 (37.50%) TDD
8 24 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (37.50%) DHCP
8 24 (37.50%) FTP
8 24 (37.50%) Web Services
8 24 (37.50%) C#
9 23 (35.94%) SCOM
10 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
10 22 (34.38%) SLA
10 22 (34.38%) Database Security
11 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
12 20 (31.25%) COM
13 19 (29.69%) Git (software)
13 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (29.69%) DevOps
14 18 (28.13%) HTML
15 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 31 (48.44%) IIS
2 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.25%) NServiceBus
3 4 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) DNS
2 24 (37.50%) DHCP
2 24 (37.50%) FTP
3 5 (7.81%) HTTP
4 4 (6.25%) Internet
4 4 (6.25%) VPN
5 3 (4.69%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.69%) SSL
5 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.69%) VRRP
5 3 (4.69%) Firewall
5 3 (4.69%) VLAN
5 3 (4.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) Git (software)
2 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio
3 13 (20.31%) TeamCity
4 9 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.81%) Log4Net
5 5 (7.81%) JIRA
6 4 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (6.25%) FinalBuilder
6 4 (6.25%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.25%) Jasmine
6 4 (6.25%) NUnit
6 4 (6.25%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.56%) Artifactory
General
1 12 (18.75%) Marketing
2 10 (15.63%) Back Office
2 10 (15.63%) Finance
3 6 (9.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (35.94%) Developer
3 22 (34.38%) Web Engineer
4 18 (28.13%) Web Developer
5 17 (26.56%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Web Support Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.56%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Software Configuration Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Junior
10 1 (1.56%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Systems Developer
10 1 (1.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) .NET
2 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET
3 24 (37.50%) Web Services
4 20 (31.25%) COM
5 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (28.13%) HTML
7 6 (9.38%) jQuery
8 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.25%) HTML5
9 4 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (6.25%) WCF
9 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (1.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.25%) Replication
3 3 (4.69%) Firmware
4 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) GIS
5 1 (1.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 52 (81.25%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Vista
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) E-Commerce
2 28 (43.75%) MVC
3 24 (37.50%) Scrum
3 24 (37.50%) TDD
4 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.38%) Database Security
5 19 (29.69%) DevOps
6 15 (23.44%) Network Load Balancing
7 13 (20.31%) BDD
8 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.38%) Agile Testing
8 6 (9.38%) Web Development
8 6 (9.38%) Test Management
8 6 (9.38%) Performance Testing
9 4 (6.25%) Change Control
9 4 (6.25%) ITIL
9 4 (6.25%) OOP
9 4 (6.25%) OO
10 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) PowerShell
2 24 (37.50%) C#
3 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.25%) Ruby
5 3 (4.69%) SQL
6 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.13%) CCSP
2 2 (3.13%) CCNP
2 2 (3.13%) CCIP
2 2 (3.13%) CCNA
2 2 (3.13%) MCSE
2 2 (3.13%) MCSA
2 2 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (34.38%) SLA
2 6 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) ISA Server
3 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
3 3 (4.69%) UAG
3 3 (4.69%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 23 (35.94%) SCOM
2 4 (6.25%) logstash
3 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (85.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) VMware
3 3 (4.69%) Apple
3 3 (4.69%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.13%) ESRI
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) Progress
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
RSPB
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago