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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 51 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 51 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.52% 0.22% 1.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 57.95% 3.64% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 4
Average salary £56,250 £23,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+144.56% -67.14%
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
88 55 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.79% 5.92% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 54
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £84,500
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 1 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 1 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 - 38 £58,750 - 1
Bedford -13 6 £33,750 +46.73%
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 71 (86.59%) Microsoft
2 70 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (74.39%) E-Commerce
4 55 (67.07%) Windows
5 50 (60.98%) .NET
6 46 (56.10%) MVC
7 45 (54.88%) ASP.NET
8 42 (51.22%) Web Services
8 42 (51.22%) C#
8 42 (51.22%) Amazon AWS
9 40 (48.78%) Scrum
9 40 (48.78%) SQL Server
9 40 (48.78%) TDD
9 40 (48.78%) PowerShell
10 38 (46.34%) JavaScript
11 36 (43.90%) COM
12 35 (42.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (40.24%) HTML
13 33 (40.24%) IIS
14 32 (39.02%) Git (software)
15 31 (37.80%) Active Directory
16 29 (35.37%) DNS
17 27 (32.93%) MS Excel
17 27 (32.93%) DHCP
17 27 (32.93%) FTP
18 26 (31.71%) TeamCity
19 25 (30.49%) BDD
20 24 (29.27%) SCOM
20 24 (29.27%) SLA
21 23 (28.05%) Database Security

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 33 (40.24%) IIS
2 16 (19.51%) NServiceBus
3 7 (8.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (8.54%) CMS
4 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (32.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (51.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (35.37%) DNS
2 27 (32.93%) DHCP
2 27 (32.93%) FTP
3 5 (6.10%) HTTP
4 3 (3.66%) Internet
5 2 (2.44%) VRRP
5 2 (2.44%) Firewall
5 2 (2.44%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.44%) SSL
5 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.44%) VPN
5 2 (2.44%) Network Security
5 2 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 32 (39.02%) Git (software)
2 26 (31.71%) TeamCity
3 22 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (24.39%) Visual Studio
5 17 (20.73%) Log4Net
5 17 (20.73%) JIRA
6 16 (19.51%) NUnit
6 16 (19.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 16 (19.51%) FinalBuilder
6 16 (19.51%) SpecFlow
6 16 (19.51%) Jasmine
6 16 (19.51%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.22%) Artifactory
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
1 14 (17.07%) Back Office
2 12 (14.63%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (50.00%) Developer
2 33 (40.24%) Web Developer
3 29 (35.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (31.71%) Web Engineer
5 23 (28.05%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.88%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.66%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Systems Developer
10 1 (1.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.22%) Configuration Engineer
10 1 (1.22%) Junior
10 1 (1.22%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.22%) Software Configuration Engineer
10 1 (1.22%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (60.98%) .NET
2 45 (54.88%) ASP.NET
3 42 (51.22%) Web Services
4 36 (43.90%) COM
5 35 (42.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (40.24%) HTML
7 19 (23.17%) jQuery
8 16 (19.51%) WCF
8 16 (19.51%) HTML5
8 16 (19.51%) KnockoutJS
8 16 (19.51%) Castle Windsor
8 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (10.98%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (1.22%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.66%) GIS
3 2 (2.44%) Replication
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.07%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (74.39%) E-Commerce
3 46 (56.10%) MVC
4 40 (48.78%) Scrum
4 40 (48.78%) TDD
5 25 (30.49%) BDD
6 23 (28.05%) Database Security
6 23 (28.05%) DevOps
7 21 (25.61%) Network Load Balancing
8 16 (19.51%) OOP
8 16 (19.51%) OO
9 6 (7.32%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Web Development
9 6 (7.32%) Agile Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.32%) Test Management
9 6 (7.32%) People Management
10 4 (4.88%) ITIL
11 3 (3.66%) Data Management
11 3 (3.66%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.22%) C#
2 40 (48.78%) PowerShell
3 38 (46.34%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.51%) Ruby
5 4 (4.88%) SQL
6 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.44%) MCP
1 2 (2.44%) MCSE
1 2 (2.44%) MCSA
1 2 (2.44%) CCSP
1 2 (2.44%) CCNP
1 2 (2.44%) CCIP
1 2 (2.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (29.27%) SLA
2 6 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 31 (37.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.44%) Firmware
2 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.44%) UAG
2 2 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (29.27%) SCOM
2 16 (19.51%) logstash
3 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (86.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Sitecore
3 5 (6.10%) Xamarin
3 5 (6.10%) Apple
4 4 (4.88%) Progress
5 3 (3.66%) ESRI
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco
6 2 (2.44%) VMware
6 2 (2.44%) Akamai
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago