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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 170 152 182
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 45 67 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 1.23% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.47% 17.45% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 36
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
430 384 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.55% 7.03% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 306 292 239
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Reading -13 27 £50,000 - 13
Maidenhead +4 8 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Bracknell - 8 £40,000 -
Slough -2 1 £37,500 +20.96%
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 55 (50.46%) JavaScript
1 55 (50.46%) .NET
2 53 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (46.79%) C#
3 51 (46.79%) Microsoft
4 50 (45.87%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (44.95%) ASP.NET
5 49 (44.95%) SQL Server
6 48 (44.04%) MVC
7 43 (39.45%) Scrum
8 39 (35.78%) KnockoutJS
9 38 (34.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (33.94%) CouchDB
10 37 (33.94%) NoSQL
10 37 (33.94%) jQuery
11 36 (33.03%) AngularJS
12 33 (30.28%) HTML
13 31 (28.44%) CSS
14 28 (25.69%) MongoDB
15 27 (24.77%) TDD
16 25 (22.94%) Web Services
16 25 (22.94%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (16.51%) Big Data
17 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
18 16 (14.68%) Entity Framework
18 16 (14.68%) .NET Framework
18 16 (14.68%) Windows
19 15 (13.76%) Telecoms
19 15 (13.76%) Analytics
20 14 (12.84%) SaaS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (7.34%) Apache Pig
2 6 (5.50%) Lync
3 5 (4.59%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.75%) IIS
4 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 2 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.92%) Node.js
6 1 (0.92%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS Project
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 50 (45.87%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.84%) SaaS
3 12 (11.01%) PaaS
4 10 (9.17%) Office 365
5 3 (2.75%) Terremark
6 2 (1.83%) IaaS
6 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.92%) Nimbula
7 1 (0.92%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) Internet
2 4 (3.67%) Firewall
2 4 (3.67%) DNS
3 3 (2.75%) OpenFlow
3 3 (2.75%) VPN
3 3 (2.75%) SAN
4 2 (1.83%) Wireless
4 2 (1.83%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.83%) SMTP
4 2 (1.83%) HTTP
5 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.92%) NAS
5 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.92%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.92%) ATM
5 1 (0.92%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (44.95%) SQL Server
2 37 (33.94%) CouchDB
2 37 (33.94%) NoSQL
3 28 (25.69%) MongoDB
4 18 (16.51%) Big Data
5 12 (11.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (8.26%) MS Access
7 8 (7.34%) RavenDB
7 8 (7.34%) Hadoop
7 8 (7.34%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.67%) MySQL
10 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.75%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.92%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.92%) MSTest
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (13.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.67%) Games
2 4 (3.67%) Finance
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (46.79%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) .NET Developer
3 23 (21.10%) Architect
4 14 (12.84%) Consultant
5 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Architect
6 9 (8.26%) Systems Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Developer
7 8 (7.34%) .NET Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.59%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Design Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Software Design Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (3.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (50.46%) .NET
2 49 (44.95%) ASP.NET
3 39 (35.78%) KnockoutJS
4 38 (34.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (33.94%) jQuery
6 36 (33.03%) AngularJS
7 33 (30.28%) HTML
8 31 (28.44%) CSS
9 25 (22.94%) Web Services
9 25 (22.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (14.68%) Entity Framework
10 16 (14.68%) .NET Framework
11 10 (9.17%) XML
12 9 (8.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (8.26%) Ajax
13 8 (7.34%) XSLT
14 4 (3.67%) Protocol Buffers
14 4 (3.67%) WCF
14 4 (3.67%) Apache Thrift
15 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.67%) Internet of Things
3 2 (1.83%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.83%) iPhone
3 2 (1.83%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.92%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.92%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.92%) Streaming Media
4 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.92%) Streaming Video
4 1 (0.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.68%) Windows
2 12 (11.01%) Android
3 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.59%) Linux
5 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.83%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (44.04%) MVC
3 43 (39.45%) Scrum
4 27 (24.77%) TDD
5 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
6 15 (13.76%) Analytics
7 13 (11.93%) Business Analytics
8 10 (9.17%) SOA
9 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.34%) Web Development
9 8 (7.34%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (6.42%) Migration
11 6 (5.50%) ITIL
11 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.59%) BDD
12 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
13 4 (3.67%) Data Security
13 4 (3.67%) Microservices
13 4 (3.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.46%) JavaScript
2 51 (46.79%) C#
3 13 (11.93%) SQL
4 11 (10.09%) Java
5 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.67%) Lua
7 3 (2.75%) Ruby
7 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.75%) Perl
7 3 (2.75%) PHP
7 3 (2.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.67%) MCITP
3 3 (2.75%) MCSE
3 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.83%) MCSA
4 2 (1.83%) MCP
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.92%) CCNA
5 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.92%) vCloud
4 1 (0.92%) vSphere
4 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Ansible
1 3 (2.75%) ZABBIX
1 3 (2.75%) Cacti
1 3 (2.75%) SCCM
1 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.75%) Puppet
1 3 (2.75%) Nagios
2 2 (1.83%) SCOM
2 2 (1.83%) WSUS
3 1 (0.92%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.92%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.92%) SCSM
3 1 (0.92%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 51 (46.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) Business Objects
2 8 (7.34%) Tableau
3 7 (6.42%) Rackspace
4 5 (4.59%) VMware
5 4 (3.67%) SAP
5 4 (3.67%) Google
6 2 (1.83%) NetApp
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle
6 2 (1.83%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.83%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.83%) Telerik
7 1 (0.92%) Brocade
7 1 (0.92%) F5
7 1 (0.92%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco
7 1 (0.92%) HP
7 1 (0.92%) EMC
7 1 (0.92%) Novell
7 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
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