The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 49 173 172
Rank change year-on-year
+124 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 243 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.71% 0.94% 1.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.16% 13.90% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 233 35 43
Average salary £58,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.36% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,900 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £92,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
654 374 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.69% 6.74% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 574 326 254
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 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
Maidenhead - 68 £62,500 - 2
Slough +35 35 £65,000 - 3
Reading +4 34 £55,000 -8.33% 12
Newbury +29 13 £37,500 -31.81%
Wokingham - 11 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 8 £28,750 -
Crowthorne - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 189 (49.61%) Microsoft
2 141 (37.01%) Windows
3 122 (32.02%) SQL Server
4 121 (31.76%) VMware
5 118 (30.97%) SQL
5 118 (30.97%) PowerShell
6 109 (28.61%) Hyper-V
7 107 (28.08%) Amazon AWS
8 94 (24.67%) C#
8 94 (24.67%) .NET
9 92 (24.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 91 (23.88%) Active Directory
11 85 (22.31%) Linux
12 79 (20.73%) Windows Server
13 75 (19.69%) ITIL
14 73 (19.16%) ASP.NET
14 73 (19.16%) Firewall
15 72 (18.90%) MS Excel
16 70 (18.37%) JavaScript
17 68 (17.85%) HTML
18 67 (17.59%) WAN
19 65 (17.06%) CSS
19 65 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
20 64 (16.80%) LAN
21 62 (16.27%) DNS
21 62 (16.27%) SaaS
21 62 (16.27%) Hybrid Cloud
22 59 (15.49%) Oracle
23 54 (14.17%) MVC
24 52 (13.65%) Middleware

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 36 (9.45%) SharePoint
2 33 (8.66%) OpenStack
3 14 (3.67%) IIS
4 12 (3.15%) JBoss
4 12 (3.15%) nginx
5 7 (1.84%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.84%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.05%) Apache
7 4 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.05%) Node.js
7 4 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.79%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.26%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 72 (18.90%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.20%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.79%) MS Project
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (28.08%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (16.27%) SaaS
3 30 (7.87%) Office 365
4 25 (6.56%) IaaS
5 18 (4.72%) SoftLayer
6 13 (3.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (1.84%) PaaS
8 5 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.05%) GitHub
10 3 (0.79%) Yammer
11 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 73 (19.16%) Firewall
2 67 (17.59%) WAN
3 64 (16.80%) LAN
4 62 (16.27%) DNS
5 17 (4.46%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.89%) SAN
7 7 (1.84%) MPLS
8 6 (1.57%) SSL
8 6 (1.57%) VoIP
8 6 (1.57%) VPN
9 5 (1.31%) Internet
10 4 (1.05%) Kerberos
10 4 (1.05%) LDAP
10 4 (1.05%) NAS
11 3 (0.79%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.52%) DHCP
12 2 (0.52%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.52%) Skype
12 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (32.02%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 29 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (5.51%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 16 (4.20%) SQL Server 2016
7 15 (3.94%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.94%) MongoDB
8 14 (3.67%) Big Data
9 13 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (2.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (2.36%) Data Mining
12 9 (2.36%) Power BI
12 9 (2.36%) Text Mining
13 8 (2.10%) MySQL
13 8 (2.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (4.99%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.41%) MSTest
4 12 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (3.15%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.84%) NUnit
6 6 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.26%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.26%) Toad
General
1 21 (5.51%) Publishing
2 9 (2.36%) Retail
3 6 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.05%) Electronics
5 3 (0.79%) Finance
6 2 (0.52%) Automotive
6 2 (0.52%) Legal
6 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 110 (28.87%) Architect
2 108 (28.35%) Developer
3 62 (16.27%) Cloud Architect
4 54 (14.17%) .NET Developer
5 49 (12.86%) Cloud Engineer
6 39 (10.24%) Administrator
7 35 (9.19%) Azure Engineer
8 33 (8.66%) Azure Architect
8 33 (8.66%) Junior
8 33 (8.66%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (8.40%) Junior Developer
10 28 (7.35%) .NET Web Developer
10 28 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (7.35%) Web Developer
11 26 (6.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 24 (6.30%) Azure Administrator
13 23 (6.04%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 22 (5.77%) C# Developer
15 21 (5.51%) Consultant
16 18 (4.72%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (24.67%) .NET
2 73 (19.16%) ASP.NET
3 68 (17.85%) HTML
4 65 (17.06%) CSS
5 52 (13.65%) Middleware
6 35 (9.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (8.40%) CSS3
7 32 (8.40%) HTML5
8 27 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (6.56%) .NET Framework
9 25 (6.56%) Web Services
10 24 (6.30%) REST
11 23 (6.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (5.51%) AngularJS
13 20 (5.25%) JSON
14 16 (4.20%) Entity Framework
15 15 (3.94%) OAuth
15 15 (3.94%) SignalR
16 14 (3.67%) jQuery
17 12 (3.15%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.27%) Hybrid Cloud
2 38 (9.97%) User Experience
3 19 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.72%) FlexPod
4 18 (4.72%) VCE vBlock
5 16 (4.20%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (3.67%) Visualisation
8 13 (3.41%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.62%) Private Cloud
10 9 (2.36%) Data Integration
11 8 (2.10%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.84%) Clustering
13 6 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (1.57%) Public Cloud
14 5 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (1.31%) Social Media
15 4 (1.05%) Blog
15 4 (1.05%) Internet of Things
15 4 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 141 (37.01%) Windows
2 85 (22.31%) Linux
3 79 (20.73%) Windows Server
4 42 (11.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (4.20%) Ubuntu
7 14 (3.67%) CentOS
8 12 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.36%) Android
9 9 (2.36%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.57%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.79%) Unix
13 2 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (19.69%) ITIL
2 65 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (14.17%) MVC
4 47 (12.34%) Migration
5 43 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (9.45%) Scrum
7 32 (8.40%) Presales
7 32 (8.40%) Time Management
8 31 (8.14%) SEO
9 28 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (7.09%) Logistics
11 24 (6.30%) DevOps
11 24 (6.30%) TDD
12 21 (5.51%) Information Security
13 19 (4.99%) Open Source
14 18 (4.72%) Converged Infrastructure
14 18 (4.72%) Mobile Development
15 17 (4.46%) PRINCE2
16 16 (4.20%) Data Protection
17 15 (3.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 118 (30.97%) PowerShell
1 118 (30.97%) SQL
2 94 (24.67%) C#
3 70 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 45 (11.81%) Ruby
5 34 (8.92%) VB.NET
6 20 (5.25%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.72%) Python
8 16 (4.20%) VBScript
9 14 (3.67%) Java
10 12 (3.15%) Perl
11 8 (2.10%) XAML
12 7 (1.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.26%) C
13 1 (0.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 49 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (7.61%) MCSE
3 18 (4.72%) VCDX
4 14 (3.67%) MCSA
4 14 (3.67%) MCSD
5 13 (3.41%) Degree
6 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.05%) PMP
7 3 (0.79%) APMP
7 3 (0.79%) PhD
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.72%) PCI DSS
2 17 (4.46%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 109 (28.61%) Hyper-V
2 92 (24.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (23.88%) Active Directory
4 45 (11.81%) vSphere
5 22 (5.77%) vCloud
6 15 (3.94%) Docker
7 13 (3.41%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.84%) Xen
9 5 (1.31%) XenApp
10 4 (1.05%) Firmware
10 4 (1.05%) Samba
11 3 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.79%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.79%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 43 (11.29%) Puppet
2 40 (10.50%) SCCM
3 32 (8.40%) SCOM
4 28 (7.35%) SCVMM
5 24 (6.30%) Windows Intune
6 13 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.57%) SCSM
8 4 (1.05%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.79%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.52%) Ansible
10 2 (0.52%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.52%) vRealize
11 1 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.26%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 189 (49.61%) Microsoft
2 121 (31.76%) VMware
3 59 (15.49%) Oracle
4 45 (11.81%) Cisco
5 44 (11.55%) Red Hat
6 30 (7.87%) RightScale
7 27 (7.09%) HP
8 21 (5.51%) EMC
9 19 (4.99%) Citrix
10 15 (3.94%) IBM
11 14 (3.67%) NetApp
11 14 (3.67%) Xamarin
12 12 (3.15%) Dell
12 12 (3.15%) F5
13 8 (2.10%) Rackspace
14 7 (1.84%) CA
15 5 (1.31%) Adobe
16 3 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (0.79%) ServiceNow
17 2 (0.52%) Talend
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