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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 57 89 70
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 32 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.84% 2.01% 2.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.96% 35.62% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 29
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,325 £57,500 £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
89 73 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.90% 5.64% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 62 65 71
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 April 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 24 April 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 +15 28 £45,000 -20.00% 2
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (73.17%) SQL Server
2 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
3 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
4 25 (60.98%) C#
4 25 (60.98%) MVC
4 25 (60.98%) Scrum
5 24 (58.54%) HTML
5 24 (58.54%) E-Commerce
5 24 (58.54%) TDD
6 23 (56.10%) .NET
6 23 (56.10%) ASP.NET
7 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (46.34%) Windows
9 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (43.90%) TeamCity
9 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
9 18 (43.90%) BDD
10 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
11 15 (36.59%) COM
11 15 (36.59%) Web Services
12 13 (31.71%) Ruby
12 13 (31.71%) WCF
13 12 (29.27%) JIRA
14 11 (26.83%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (26.83%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (24.39%) SpecFlow
15 10 (24.39%) FinalBuilder
15 10 (24.39%) Castle Windsor
15 10 (24.39%) HTML5

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (24.39%) NServiceBus
2 6 (14.63%) CMS
3 5 (12.20%) IIS
3 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.88%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) DHCP
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) FTP
4 4 (9.76%) SAN
5 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) PBX
6 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) TeamCity
1 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (29.27%) JIRA
3 10 (24.39%) Log4Net
3 10 (24.39%) NUnit
3 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (24.39%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (24.39%) FinalBuilder
3 10 (24.39%) SpecFlow
3 10 (24.39%) Jasmine
3 10 (24.39%) NSubstitute
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.76%) Publishing
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Web Developer
3 7 (17.07%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Server Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Development Manager
7 3 (7.32%) DBA
8 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Server Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Server Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Web Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) HTML
2 23 (56.10%) .NET
2 23 (56.10%) ASP.NET
3 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (36.59%) Web Services
4 15 (36.59%) COM
5 13 (31.71%) WCF
6 11 (26.83%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (24.39%) jQuery
7 10 (24.39%) HTML5
7 10 (24.39%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (7.32%) CSS
9 2 (4.88%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) PKI
2 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) Scrum
2 25 (60.98%) MVC
3 24 (58.54%) TDD
3 24 (58.54%) E-Commerce
4 18 (43.90%) BDD
5 11 (26.83%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (24.39%) OOP
6 10 (24.39%) OO
7 8 (19.51%) DevOps
8 7 (17.07%) Kanban
9 6 (14.63%) ITIL
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (12.20%) SEO
10 5 (12.20%) Project Management
10 5 (12.20%) Software Architecture
10 5 (12.20%) Web Development
10 5 (12.20%) Coaching
10 5 (12.20%) Analytics
11 4 (9.76%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C#
1 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
2 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
3 13 (31.71%) Ruby
4 4 (9.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) CCA
1 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) VCP4
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) XenApp
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) logstash
2 7 (17.07%) SCCM
3 5 (12.20%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Citrix
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Akamai
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Mitel
Luton, Bedfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago