The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.00% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
29 61 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.62% 5.75% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 51 5
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
South East

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
(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
West Malling - 3 £75,600 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Stansted - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 19 (65.52%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
3 18 (62.07%) SQL
4 14 (48.28%) Finance
5 13 (44.83%) C#
6 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
7 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
7 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
7 11 (37.93%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) Network Design
8 9 (31.03%) IIS
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (27.59%) HTML
9 8 (27.59%) CSS
9 8 (27.59%) Scrum
9 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (24.14%) Use Case
10 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
10 7 (24.14%) WCF
10 7 (24.14%) MVC
10 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
10 7 (24.14%) OO
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (20.69%) HTML5
11 6 (20.69%) Windows 8

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (31.03%) IIS
2 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (17.24%) Node.js
4 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) IaaS
2 3 (10.34%) PaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) MPLS
3 2 (6.90%) OSPF
3 2 (6.90%) BGP
3 2 (6.90%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless Security
4 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.24%) Big Data
2 5 (17.24%) Redis
2 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.34%) SSDT
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
2 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (20.69%) Fiddler
3 6 (20.69%) ReSharper
4 4 (13.79%) MSBuild
5 3 (10.34%) NuGet
6 1 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (3.45%) MSTest
6 1 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (3.45%) Moq
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Release Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
3 7 (24.14%) WCF
3 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
3 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
3 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (20.69%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (17.24%) CSS3
6 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) WPF
7 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
7 1 (3.45%) WinForms
7 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.45%) WSDL
7 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.24%) Blog
2 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.24%) Digital Media
2 5 (17.24%) Social Media
3 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) Windows 8
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Network Design
2 8 (27.59%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Use Case
3 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) OO
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
4 6 (20.69%) SOA
4 6 (20.69%) Workflow
4 6 (20.69%) Project Planning
5 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.24%) B2C
5 5 (17.24%) Analytics
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.90%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) TypeScript
4 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.34%) Python
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VirtualBox
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Foglight
1 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) F5
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Mercator
5 1 (3.45%) DevExpress
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