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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 64 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 33 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.00% 0.99% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.98% 29.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 0
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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
127 37 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.56% 3.34% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 123 30 54
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -20 9 £57,500 +4.54%
West Malling +4 4 £42,500 -43.78% 1
Dartford - 4 £70,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £65,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £60,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (93.75%) .NET
2 39 (81.25%) C#
3 34 (70.83%) Windows
4 31 (64.58%) ASP.NET
5 25 (52.08%) Scrum
5 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (50.00%) IIS
7 23 (47.92%) MSMQ
7 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
7 23 (47.92%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (47.92%) Puppet
7 23 (47.92%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (47.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (45.83%) DevOps
9 21 (43.75%) SignalR
9 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
9 21 (43.75%) Subversion
10 20 (41.67%) Hudson
10 20 (41.67%) HAProxy
11 19 (39.58%) Software Delivery
11 19 (39.58%) PowerShell
11 19 (39.58%) Linux
11 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
12 17 (35.42%) CentOS
12 17 (35.42%) Docker
12 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
13 16 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 15 (31.25%) SQL
14 15 (31.25%) SOA
15 14 (29.17%) CSS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (50.00%) IIS
2 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 2 (4.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.17%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (47.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) SaaS
3 3 (6.25%) PaaS
4 2 (4.17%) Office 365
4 2 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
2 4 (8.33%) SSL
2 4 (8.33%) SMTP
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) VoIP
3 2 (4.17%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.00%) Redis
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.25%) SAP BW
5 3 (6.25%) OLAP
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (43.75%) Subversion
1 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 20 (41.67%) Hudson
3 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
5 6 (12.50%) ReSharper
5 6 (12.50%) Fiddler
6 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Architect
2 13 (27.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
4 11 (22.92%) Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Applications Architect
6 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Head of Architecture
8 3 (6.25%) Business Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 2 (4.17%) Junior Web Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.17%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (93.75%) .NET
2 31 (64.58%) ASP.NET
3 23 (47.92%) MSMQ
3 23 (47.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (43.75%) SignalR
5 14 (29.17%) CSS
6 13 (27.08%) HTML
7 11 (22.92%) HTML5
8 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
9 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (14.58%) jQuery
11 6 (12.50%) CSS3
12 5 (10.42%) WCF
12 5 (10.42%) SOAP
12 5 (10.42%) Web Services
12 5 (10.42%) XML
13 4 (8.33%) JSON
13 4 (8.33%) EDI
13 4 (8.33%) CGI
13 4 (8.33%) SGML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.92%) Blog
3 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
7 2 (4.17%) Fat Client
7 2 (4.17%) PMI
7 2 (4.17%) W3C
7 2 (4.17%) Thin Client
7 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Linux
3 17 (35.42%) CentOS
4 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Scrum
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) DevOps
3 19 (39.58%) Software Delivery
4 15 (31.25%) SOA
5 10 (20.83%) ITIL
6 8 (16.67%) SDLC
7 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
7 7 (14.58%) Change Management
7 7 (14.58%) MVC
8 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.33%) Data Privacy
9 4 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (8.33%) Software Architecture
9 4 (8.33%) Content Management
9 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 4 (8.33%) Web Development
9 4 (8.33%) Web Design
9 4 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) C#
2 19 (39.58%) PowerShell
3 15 (31.25%) SQL
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) TypeScript
5 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
7 2 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Docker
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (47.92%) Puppet
1 23 (47.92%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (41.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Adobe
3 5 (10.42%) VMware
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) SAP
5 3 (6.25%) NetApp
6 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.08%) Twitter
7 1 (2.08%) Apigee
7 1 (2.08%) Mashery
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago