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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 49 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 49 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.48% - 2.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 60.49% - 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 9
Average salary £56,250 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
81 58 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.41% 6.21% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 52 57 58
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £80,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 - 37 £57,500 - 3
Bedford - 5 £32,500 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 66 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (85.33%) Microsoft
3 56 (74.67%) E-Commerce
4 47 (62.67%) .NET
4 47 (62.67%) Windows
5 45 (60.00%) MVC
6 42 (56.00%) ASP.NET
7 41 (54.67%) C#
8 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
8 39 (52.00%) TDD
9 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
9 38 (50.67%) Scrum
10 37 (49.33%) PowerShell
11 36 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
11 36 (48.00%) Web Services
12 34 (45.33%) COM
12 34 (45.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (44.00%) HTML
14 31 (41.33%) Git (software)
15 27 (36.00%) IIS
15 27 (36.00%) DNS
16 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
16 26 (34.67%) TeamCity
17 25 (33.33%) BDD
17 25 (33.33%) DHCP
17 25 (33.33%) FTP
17 25 (33.33%) Active Directory
18 23 (30.67%) SLA
19 22 (29.33%) SCOM
19 22 (29.33%) DevOps

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (36.00%) IIS
2 16 (21.33%) NServiceBus
3 8 (10.67%) CMS
4 7 (9.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.00%) DNS
2 25 (33.33%) DHCP
2 25 (33.33%) FTP
3 5 (6.67%) HTTP
4 3 (4.00%) Internet
5 2 (2.67%) VRRP
5 2 (2.67%) Firewall
5 2 (2.67%) VLAN
5 2 (2.67%) Network Security
5 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.67%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 31 (41.33%) Git (software)
2 26 (34.67%) TeamCity
3 21 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (24.00%) Visual Studio
5 17 (22.67%) JIRA
6 16 (21.33%) Log4Net
6 16 (21.33%) NUnit
6 16 (21.33%) Rhino Mocks
6 16 (21.33%) FinalBuilder
6 16 (21.33%) SpecFlow
6 16 (21.33%) Jasmine
6 16 (21.33%) NSubstitute
General
1 13 (17.33%) Back Office
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Marketing
3 3 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (53.33%) Developer
2 32 (42.67%) Web Developer
3 24 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (32.00%) Web Engineer
4 21 (28.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 4 (5.33%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Systems Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.33%) Development Manager
9 1 (1.33%) E-Commerce Manager
9 1 (1.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.33%) Web Development Manager
9 1 (1.33%) Web Manager
9 1 (1.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (62.67%) .NET
2 42 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 36 (48.00%) Web Services
4 34 (45.33%) COM
4 34 (45.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (44.00%) HTML
6 19 (25.33%) jQuery
7 17 (22.67%) WCF
8 16 (21.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (21.33%) HTML5
8 16 (21.33%) Castle Windsor
8 16 (21.33%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (1.33%) CSS
11 1 (1.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.00%) GIS
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (62.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (74.67%) E-Commerce
3 45 (60.00%) MVC
4 39 (52.00%) TDD
5 38 (50.67%) Scrum
6 25 (33.33%) BDD
7 22 (29.33%) DevOps
8 21 (28.00%) Database Security
9 19 (25.33%) Network Load Balancing
10 16 (21.33%) OOP
10 16 (21.33%) OO
11 5 (6.67%) Web Development
11 5 (6.67%) Performance Testing
11 5 (6.67%) Test Management
11 5 (6.67%) Agile Testing
11 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.67%) People Management
12 4 (5.33%) ITIL
13 3 (4.00%) Identity Management
13 3 (4.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (54.67%) C#
2 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
3 37 (49.33%) PowerShell
4 17 (22.67%) Ruby
5 4 (5.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) MCP
1 2 (2.67%) MCSE
1 2 (2.67%) MCSA
1 2 (2.67%) CCSP
1 2 (2.67%) CCNP
1 2 (2.67%) CCIP
1 2 (2.67%) CCNA
1 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (30.67%) SLA
2 6 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 25 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Firmware
2 2 (2.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (2.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 22 (29.33%) SCOM
2 16 (21.33%) logstash
3 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (85.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Sitecore
3 5 (6.67%) Apple
3 5 (6.67%) Xamarin
4 4 (5.33%) Progress
5 3 (4.00%) ESRI
6 2 (2.67%) VMware
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco
6 2 (2.67%) Akamai
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The People Network
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Easyjet
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Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
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