The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 74 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.93% 1.55% 0.086%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.59% 30.00% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 1
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -23.33%
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 Kent region.

Cloud Services Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
88 60 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.92% 5.18% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81 54 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £60,000
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 Kent

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Kent

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Kent

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Kent 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
Tunbridge Wells -15 5 £32,500 -40.90% 2
West Malling +9 4 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Dartford - 1 £37,500 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) C#
3 23 (79.31%) Windows
4 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
5 16 (55.17%) Scrum
5 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
7 14 (48.28%) HTML
7 14 (48.28%) CSS
8 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
8 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
8 13 (44.83%) AngularJS
9 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (37.93%) SOA
10 10 (34.48%) HTML5
10 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
11 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
11 9 (31.03%) TypeScript
11 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
11 9 (31.03%) ReSharper
11 9 (31.03%) Fiddler
11 9 (31.03%) HTTP
11 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
11 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
11 9 (31.03%) SQL
12 8 (27.59%) Subversion
12 8 (27.59%) IIS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (27.59%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Lync
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (13.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (13.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) HTTP
2 5 (17.24%) SSL
2 5 (17.24%) SMTP
2 5 (17.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) Redis
3 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
3 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
2 9 (31.03%) ReSharper
2 9 (31.03%) Fiddler
3 8 (27.59%) Subversion
3 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
3 8 (27.59%) Hudson
4 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Head of Architecture
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 13 (44.83%) AngularJS
4 10 (34.48%) HTML5
4 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (27.59%) MSMQ
5 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (27.59%) SignalR
6 6 (20.69%) WCF
6 6 (20.69%) SOAP
6 6 (20.69%) Web Services
6 6 (20.69%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) CGI
7 5 (17.24%) EDI
7 5 (17.24%) VRML
7 5 (17.24%) SGML
7 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 5 (17.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Blog
3 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
2 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.69%) CentOS
3 6 (20.69%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Scrum
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) SOA
3 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (27.59%) DevOps
4 8 (27.59%) Software Delivery
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
5 5 (17.24%) Software Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) Data Privacy
6 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.79%) Content Management
6 4 (13.79%) Web Design
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) Service Management
8 2 (6.90%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) TypeScript
2 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Puppet
1 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (27.59%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Adobe
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) NetApp
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter
4 1 (3.45%) Apigee
4 1 (3.45%) Mashery
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