The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 157 201 201
Rank change year-on-year
+44 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 69 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.17% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.45% 9.61% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63 21 28
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +107.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £37,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
374 229 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.36% 4.30% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 311 177 200
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Berkshire region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +27 28 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Slough - 9 £30,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £40,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 (60.17%) C#
2 70 (59.32%) .NET
3 69 (58.47%) Windows
4 57 (48.31%) SQL Server
5 42 (35.59%) Microsoft
6 41 (34.75%) SQL
7 31 (26.27%) IIS
7 31 (26.27%) ASP.NET
8 30 (25.42%) WCF
9 29 (24.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (23.73%) VMware
11 26 (22.03%) Active Directory
12 24 (20.34%) JavaScript
12 24 (20.34%) SQL Server 2005
13 23 (19.49%) Telecoms
14 20 (16.95%) Java
14 20 (16.95%) MS Excel
15 19 (16.10%) T-SQL
15 19 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (15.25%) SaaS
16 18 (15.25%) BizTalk Server
17 17 (14.41%) XML
17 17 (14.41%) Selenium
17 17 (14.41%) IPTV
18 16 (13.56%) MVC
18 16 (13.56%) Citrix
19 15 (12.71%) SOA
19 15 (12.71%) Linux
19 15 (12.71%) HTML
20 14 (11.86%) DNS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 31 (26.27%) IIS
2 18 (15.25%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (10.17%) Tomcat
4 11 (9.32%) Apache
5 7 (5.93%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.54%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.24%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (15.25%) SaaS
3 11 (9.32%) IaaS
4 9 (7.63%) PaaS
4 9 (7.63%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.86%) DNS
2 12 (10.17%) DHCP
3 11 (9.32%) LDAP
4 7 (5.93%) FTP
4 7 (5.93%) VPN
5 5 (4.24%) Firewall
6 4 (3.39%) LAN
6 4 (3.39%) WAN
7 2 (1.69%) Internet
7 2 (1.69%) IPv4
7 2 (1.69%) IPv6
7 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.69%) SAN
7 2 (1.69%) POP3
7 2 (1.69%) IMAP
7 2 (1.69%) VLAN
8 1 (0.85%) HTTP
8 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (48.31%) SQL Server
2 29 (24.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (20.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.69%) MS Access
5 2 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (14.41%) Selenium
2 13 (11.02%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.69%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.85%) MSTest
5 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
General
1 23 (19.49%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.32%) Finance
3 5 (4.24%) Marketing
4 4 (3.39%) Electronics
4 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.54%) Publishing
6 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.85%) Hungarian Language
7 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (37.29%) Developer
2 19 (16.10%) Development Engineer
3 17 (14.41%) .NET Developer
4 16 (13.56%) C# Developer
5 14 (11.86%) Administrator
5 14 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (11.02%) Architect
7 12 (10.17%) BizTalk Developer
7 12 (10.17%) Test Development Engineer
7 12 (10.17%) Test Engineer
8 10 (8.47%) Systems Architect
9 9 (7.63%) Software Development Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.63%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (6.78%) Consultant
10 8 (6.78%) Analyst
10 8 (6.78%) Test Analyst
11 7 (5.93%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (59.32%) .NET
2 31 (26.27%) ASP.NET
3 30 (25.42%) WCF
4 17 (14.41%) XML
5 15 (12.71%) HTML
6 14 (11.86%) AppFabric
7 13 (11.02%) CSS
7 13 (11.02%) Web Services
8 12 (10.17%) jQuery
8 12 (10.17%) Silverlight
9 10 (8.47%) .NET Framework
10 9 (7.63%) JSON
11 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (5.93%) SignalR
13 6 (5.08%) MSMQ
14 5 (4.24%) LINQ
14 5 (4.24%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (3.39%) AutoMapper
15 4 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) IPTV
2 9 (7.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.39%) DTV
5 3 (2.54%) Streaming Media
5 3 (2.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.85%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 69 (58.47%) Windows
2 15 (12.71%) Linux
3 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.08%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.69%) UNIX
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.56%) MVC
2 15 (12.71%) SOA
3 13 (11.02%) Unit Testing
4 12 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (10.17%) Automated Testing
5 11 (9.32%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (7.63%) Migration
8 8 (6.78%) Workflow
9 7 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.08%) Project Management
10 6 (5.08%) TDD
10 6 (5.08%) Web Development
11 5 (4.24%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.24%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.24%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.24%) OO
11 5 (4.24%) ITIL
12 4 (3.39%) Automation Testing
12 4 (3.39%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (60.17%) C#
2 41 (34.75%) SQL
3 24 (20.34%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.95%) Java
5 19 (16.10%) T-SQL
6 11 (9.32%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.78%) C++
8 3 (2.54%) VB
9 2 (1.69%) Python
9 2 (1.69%) Perl
9 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (9.32%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.54%) MCITP
3 3 (2.54%) ISEB
4 2 (1.69%) MCSM
4 2 (1.69%) MCSE
4 2 (1.69%) MCSA
4 2 (1.69%) MOS
4 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.69%) MCTS
5 1 (0.85%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 3 (2.54%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (22.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.54%) vSphere
5 2 (1.69%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.69%) XenServer
5 2 (1.69%) Xen
6 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.85%) UAG
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) WSUS
2 2 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.69%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
3 1 (0.85%) SCOM
3 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 42 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 28 (23.73%) VMware
3 16 (13.56%) Citrix
4 8 (6.78%) Rackspace
5 4 (3.39%) SAP
6 3 (2.54%) Cisco
7 2 (1.69%) McAfee
7 2 (1.69%) Dell
8 1 (0.85%) Huawei
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle
8 1 (0.85%) Siebel
8 1 (0.85%) EMC
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Symantec
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