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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 45 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 41 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.17% 1.00% 1.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 59.42% 25.00% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 41 2 10
Average salary £43,500 £56,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,250 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,250 £58,500
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
69 40 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.70% 4.02% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 68 31 66
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £30,300 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Bedford - 27 £44,000 - 4
Luton +4 7 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (74.32%) .NET
2 51 (68.92%) Microsoft
3 48 (64.86%) Windows
4 46 (62.16%) SQL Server
5 40 (54.05%) C#
5 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (47.30%) ASP.NET
7 31 (41.89%) MVC
8 29 (39.19%) TDD
8 29 (39.19%) jQuery
9 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (37.84%) Ajax
9 28 (37.84%) .NET Framework
10 25 (33.78%) Scrum
10 25 (33.78%) HTML
10 25 (33.78%) Entity Framework
11 24 (32.43%) MS Excel
12 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
13 21 (28.38%) WCF
14 20 (27.03%) WPF
14 20 (27.03%) CSS
14 20 (27.03%) HTML5
15 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (25.68%) LINQ
16 18 (24.32%) Git (software)
16 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 17 (22.97%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (21.62%) SharePoint

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (9.46%) Skype for Business
5 5 (6.76%) IIS
6 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.41%) Node.js
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.35%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 24 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.86%) Office 365
3 6 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (8.11%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Intranet
2 4 (5.41%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
3 3 (4.05%) SAN
3 3 (4.05%) SSL
4 2 (2.70%) DHCP
4 2 (2.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.70%) HTTP
4 2 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.35%) VLAN
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (62.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (14.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
4 13 (17.57%) JIRA
5 11 (14.86%) Bitbucket
5 11 (14.86%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (12.16%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (10.81%) Moq
8 5 (6.76%) Selenium
9 2 (2.70%) Subversion
9 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.35%) FinalBuilder
10 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.35%) Log4Net
10 1 (1.35%) NSubstitute
10 1 (1.35%) NUnit
10 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.35%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (14.86%) Back Office
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (52.70%) Developer
2 36 (48.65%) C# Developer
3 35 (47.30%) .NET Developer
3 35 (47.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 25 (33.78%) Senior Developer
5 24 (32.43%) Senior C# Developer
6 23 (31.08%) Senior .NET Developer
6 23 (31.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 16 (21.62%) .NET Software Developer
7 16 (21.62%) C# Software Developer
7 16 (21.62%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 16 (21.62%) Senior Software Developer
8 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (18.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (18.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (18.92%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (17.57%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (17.57%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (74.32%) .NET
2 35 (47.30%) ASP.NET
3 29 (39.19%) jQuery
4 28 (37.84%) .NET Framework
4 28 (37.84%) Ajax
4 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (33.78%) Entity Framework
5 25 (33.78%) HTML
6 21 (28.38%) WCF
7 20 (27.03%) CSS
7 20 (27.03%) HTML5
7 20 (27.03%) WPF
8 19 (25.68%) LINQ
9 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 14 (18.92%) ADO.NET
12 14 (18.92%) AngularJS
12 14 (18.92%) Web Services
13 9 (12.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) N-Tier
2 7 (9.46%) Private Cloud
3 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) iPad
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
5 2 (2.70%) Wiki
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.86%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.41%) Android
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (41.89%) MVC
3 29 (39.19%) TDD
4 25 (33.78%) Scrum
5 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.22%) DevOps
6 12 (16.22%) Multithreading
6 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
7 11 (14.86%) Migration
7 11 (14.86%) OO
8 10 (13.51%) OOD
9 8 (10.81%) Information Management
9 8 (10.81%) SOLID
10 7 (9.46%) Automated Testing
10 7 (9.46%) Data Migration
11 6 (8.11%) SFIA
12 5 (6.76%) Software Delivery
12 5 (6.76%) Web Development
13 4 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) C#
2 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
4 12 (16.22%) SQL
5 10 (13.51%) Ruby
6 8 (10.81%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.16%) MCSE
3 2 (2.70%) CCNA
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (1.35%) CCA
4 1 (1.35%) CCIP
4 1 (1.35%) CCNP
4 1 (1.35%) CCSP
4 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.35%) MCP
4 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.35%) PMP
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.81%) MOM
3 6 (8.11%) SCCM
4 1 (1.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 51 (68.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) VMware
3 4 (5.41%) Cisco
3 4 (5.41%) Citrix
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
5 2 (2.70%) hybris
6 1 (1.35%) Facebook
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedfordshire
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £800000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago