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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 194 168 183
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 35 62 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 1.05% 0.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.46% 21.75% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 37
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +8.88%
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
242 285 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.16% 4.83% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 211 213 213
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -12 16 £50,000 - 2
Newbury +9 5 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Windsor - 4 £41,250 -
Slough -16 1 £64,000 +44.63%
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 77 (70.64%) Microsoft
2 48 (44.04%) Windows
3 47 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (39.45%) C#
4 43 (39.45%) .NET
4 43 (39.45%) Office 365
5 41 (37.61%) JavaScript
6 34 (31.19%) jQuery
7 32 (29.36%) ASP.NET
7 32 (29.36%) HTML
7 32 (29.36%) MVC
8 26 (23.85%) Mentoring
8 26 (23.85%) Scrum
8 26 (23.85%) CSS
8 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework
9 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
10 24 (22.02%) Service Delivery
10 24 (22.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 23 (21.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (20.18%) MS Excel
12 22 (20.18%) Project Management
13 21 (19.27%) KnockoutJS
13 21 (19.27%) AngularJS
13 21 (19.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (19.27%) SQL
14 20 (18.35%) PMI Certification
14 20 (18.35%) PMI
15 19 (17.43%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (17.43%) SharePoint
16 18 (16.51%) ITIL

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (17.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (5.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.92%) Lync
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.92%) Node.js
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.92%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.17%) MS Office
3 8 (7.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.92%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 43 (39.45%) Office 365
2 9 (8.26%) SaaS
3 6 (5.50%) PaaS
3 6 (5.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) SAN
2 4 (3.67%) iSCSI
2 4 (3.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.92%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.92%) PBX
4 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.92%) Internet
4 1 (0.92%) Firewall
4 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) Big Data
3 11 (10.09%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.26%) RavenDB
4 9 (8.26%) CouchDB
4 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (6.42%) MS Access
6 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.83%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.34%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.42%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.50%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.83%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.83%) Selenium
6 1 (0.92%) Fiddler
General
1 17 (15.60%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Marketing
3 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.75%) Games
4 3 (2.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (31.19%) Developer
2 24 (22.02%) .NET Developer
3 17 (15.60%) Architect
4 16 (14.68%) Consultant
5 12 (11.01%) Account Manager
5 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (11.01%) Technical Account Manager
5 12 (11.01%) Technical Manager
5 12 (11.01%) Enterprise Architect
6 11 (10.09%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.17%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Consultant
9 8 (7.34%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 8 (7.34%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 8 (7.34%) Senior Manager
9 8 (7.34%) Project Manager
9 8 (7.34%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (7.34%) CRM Consultant
9 8 (7.34%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (6.42%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (39.45%) .NET
2 34 (31.19%) jQuery
3 32 (29.36%) ASP.NET
3 32 (29.36%) HTML
4 26 (23.85%) .NET Framework
4 26 (23.85%) CSS
5 24 (22.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 23 (21.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (19.27%) KnockoutJS
7 21 (19.27%) AngularJS
7 21 (19.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (14.68%) XML
9 14 (12.84%) HTML5
10 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 13 (11.93%) WCF
10 13 (11.93%) LINQ
11 12 (11.01%) Ext JS
11 12 (11.01%) CSS3
11 12 (11.01%) Kendo UI
12 10 (9.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.35%) PMI
2 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.01%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (11.01%) User Experience
4 8 (7.34%) Kindle
5 3 (2.75%) Open Source
6 2 (1.83%) IPTV
6 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.92%) iPhone
7 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.92%) PKI
7 1 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 48 (44.04%) Windows
2 13 (11.93%) Windows Phone
3 12 (11.01%) Windows Phone 8
3 12 (11.01%) Windows 7
4 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.34%) Windows 8
6 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.83%) Android
8 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.36%) MVC
3 26 (23.85%) Scrum
3 26 (23.85%) Mentoring
4 24 (22.02%) Service Delivery
5 22 (20.18%) Project Management
6 18 (16.51%) ITIL
7 15 (13.76%) Migration
8 13 (11.93%) OOD
9 12 (11.01%) OOP
9 12 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (11.01%) ERP
9 12 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (11.01%) Risk Management
9 12 (11.01%) CMMI
9 12 (11.01%) Business Development
9 12 (11.01%) OpenUP
10 9 (8.26%) Waterfall
11 8 (7.34%) PRINCE
11 8 (7.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.45%) C#
2 41 (37.61%) JavaScript
3 21 (19.27%) SQL
4 12 (11.01%) C
5 7 (6.42%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.75%) Java
7 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (18.35%) PMI Certification
2 16 (14.68%) Degree
3 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (7.34%) MAPM
5 6 (5.50%) MCSE
6 3 (2.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (15.60%) Hyper-V
2 11 (10.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) Windows Intune
2 5 (4.59%) SCOrch
2 5 (4.59%) SCCM
2 5 (4.59%) SCOM
2 5 (4.59%) SCVMM
3 4 (3.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.67%) SCSM
4 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (70.64%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.01%) Telerik
3 4 (3.67%) BMC
3 4 (3.67%) Remedy
4 2 (1.83%) VMware
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle
5 1 (0.92%) NetApp
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