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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 36 63 91
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 61 39 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.40% 3.37% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 42.86% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 22 3
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +139.13%
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
122 91 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.80% 7.87% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 108 67 55
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,700 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,750 £62,800
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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +4 28 £42,500 -26.08%
Bedford +25 25 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 69 (69.70%) Windows
1 69 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 66 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 51 (51.52%) .NET
4 50 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (48.48%) ASP.NET
6 47 (47.47%) C#
7 41 (41.41%) MVC
8 38 (38.38%) HTML
8 38 (38.38%) JavaScript
9 37 (37.37%) MS Excel
10 35 (35.35%) Scrum
10 35 (35.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (33.33%) TDD
12 32 (32.32%) SharePoint
13 30 (30.30%) jQuery
14 25 (25.25%) .NET Framework
15 24 (24.24%) SQL
15 24 (24.24%) WCF
15 24 (24.24%) HTML5
16 23 (23.23%) Web Services
17 22 (22.22%) Entity Framework
18 21 (21.21%) Capacity Planning
18 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
18 21 (21.21%) ITIL
18 21 (21.21%) Ajax
19 20 (20.20%) Office 365
19 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
19 20 (20.20%) Amazon AWS
20 19 (19.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 32 (32.32%) SharePoint
2 17 (17.17%) MS Exchange
3 16 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (10.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (6.06%) NServiceBus
6 6 (6.06%) Lync
7 5 (5.05%) IIS
8 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.01%) CMS
Applications
1 37 (37.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.20%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (20.20%) Office 365
2 3 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.02%) SaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) SAN
2 11 (11.11%) DHCP
3 10 (10.10%) DNS
4 7 (7.07%) iSCSI
5 6 (6.06%) PBX
5 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.03%) FTP
7 2 (2.02%) SSL
7 2 (2.02%) Firewall
7 2 (2.02%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (8.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database
5 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (19.19%) Visual Studio
2 16 (16.16%) Git (software)
3 15 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (15.15%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (12.12%) JIRA
5 9 (9.09%) Moq
6 7 (7.07%) TeamCity
7 6 (6.06%) Log4Net
7 6 (6.06%) NUnit
7 6 (6.06%) FinalBuilder
7 6 (6.06%) SpecFlow
7 6 (6.06%) Jasmine
7 6 (6.06%) Bitbucket
7 6 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (6.06%) NSubstitute
8 5 (5.05%) Subversion
9 3 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 7 (7.07%) Legal
1 7 (7.07%) Back Office
2 4 (4.04%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Publishing
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Billing
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (47.47%) Developer
2 27 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 24 (24.24%) Senior Developer
4 21 (21.21%) C# Developer
5 20 (20.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (13.13%) DBA
6 13 (13.13%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (10.10%) SQL DBA
10 9 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (9.09%) Web Developer
11 8 (8.08%) SQL Server DBA
12 6 (6.06%) Administrator
12 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (6.06%) Server Engineer
13 5 (5.05%) Head of Infrastructure
13 5 (5.05%) Office 365 Engineer
14 4 (4.04%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (51.52%) .NET
2 48 (48.48%) ASP.NET
3 38 (38.38%) HTML
4 35 (35.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (30.30%) jQuery
6 25 (25.25%) .NET Framework
7 24 (24.24%) WCF
7 24 (24.24%) HTML5
8 23 (23.23%) Web Services
9 22 (22.22%) Entity Framework
10 21 (21.21%) Ajax
11 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (18.18%) CSS
13 15 (15.15%) WPF
13 15 (15.15%) LINQ
14 14 (14.14%) AngularJS
14 14 (14.14%) ADO.NET
15 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 10 (10.10%) Silverlight
17 9 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Clustering
2 9 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 7 (7.07%) Replication
4 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.03%) Wiki
5 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.02%) PKI
6 2 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.01%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 69 (69.70%) Windows
2 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.06%) Android
6 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (41.41%) MVC
3 35 (35.35%) Scrum
4 33 (33.33%) TDD
5 21 (21.21%) ITIL
5 21 (21.21%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (17.17%) OO
6 17 (17.17%) Multithreading
7 16 (16.16%) E-Commerce
8 14 (14.14%) Migration
8 14 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (12.12%) OOD
9 12 (12.12%) High Availability
10 11 (11.11%) Performance Management
11 10 (10.10%) Kanban
11 10 (10.10%) Web Development
12 9 (9.09%) Project Management
13 8 (8.08%) Identity Management
13 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
14 7 (7.07%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) C#
2 38 (38.38%) JavaScript
3 24 (24.24%) SQL
4 15 (15.15%) PowerShell
5 9 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.06%) Ruby
7 2 (2.02%) R
8 1 (1.01%) C++
8 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.14%) Degree
3 8 (8.08%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (8.08%) MCSE
4 4 (4.04%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.02%) CCNA
5 2 (2.02%) PMP
5 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.01%) CCA
6 1 (1.01%) MCSA
6 1 (1.01%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
1 12 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.09%) Terminal Services
3 7 (7.07%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) SCCM
2 9 (9.09%) MOM
3 6 (6.06%) logstash
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Intune
4 3 (3.03%) SCOM
5 2 (2.02%) Puppet
5 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 69 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.16%) Citrix
3 12 (12.12%) VMware
4 9 (9.09%) Cisco
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle
6 5 (5.05%) Akamai
7 4 (4.04%) Mitel
8 2 (2.02%) F5
8 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
RSPB
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago