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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 69 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 28 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.65% 1.76% 1.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.77% 19.77% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 15
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.73%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
91 86 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.60% 8.92% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 76 79 52
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +20 21 £52,500 +61.53%
Tonbridge - 2 - -
West Malling -18 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £42,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £70,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 27 (64.29%) Office 365
2 25 (59.52%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (45.24%) Information Security
5 17 (40.48%) Waterfall
6 16 (38.10%) OWASP
6 16 (38.10%) PCI DSS
6 16 (38.10%) Internal Audit
6 16 (38.10%) Risk Management
7 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 13 (30.95%) SQL
9 13 (30.95%) .NET
10 12 (28.57%) CISSP
10 12 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (28.57%) CISM
10 12 (28.57%) Threat Management
11 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (26.19%) VMware
12 10 (23.81%) Finance
12 10 (23.81%) Windows
13 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
14 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
15 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (16.67%) C#
15 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (14.29%) VB.NET

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (64.29%) Office 365
2 25 (59.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.52%) PaaS
4 3 (7.14%) Heroku
5 2 (4.76%) IaaS
6 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) DNS
2 4 (9.52%) HTTP
2 4 (9.52%) Skype
2 4 (9.52%) SMTP
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
5 1 (2.38%) VLAN
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.76%) OLAP
7 2 (4.76%) Redis
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.38%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) NCover
2 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Security Manager
2 9 (21.43%) Information Manager
2 9 (21.43%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 7 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Governance Manager
5 4 (9.52%) HTML Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Information Governance Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Risk Manager
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (14.29%) CSS
2 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (14.29%) HTML5
3 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (11.90%) XML
4 4 (9.52%) Ajax
4 4 (9.52%) Web Services
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.76%) CSS3
6 2 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.38%) CGI
7 1 (2.38%) EDI
7 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.38%) JSON
7 1 (2.38%) Kafka
7 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) PKI
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Information Security
3 17 (40.48%) Waterfall
4 16 (38.10%) Internal Audit
4 16 (38.10%) OWASP
4 16 (38.10%) Risk Management
5 12 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (28.57%) Threat Management
6 6 (14.29%) MVC
7 5 (11.90%) DevOps
7 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
8 4 (9.52%) Scrum
9 3 (7.14%) Capacity Management
9 3 (7.14%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) SDLC
10 2 (4.76%) ETL
10 2 (4.76%) Project Management
10 2 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) C#
2 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Go
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) CISM
1 12 (28.57%) CISSP
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (38.10%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) vCloud
5 1 (2.38%) Docker
5 1 (2.38%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.38%) NFS
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.38%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.38%) OpenView
1 1 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) MobileIron
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Dell
5 1 (2.38%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) New Relic
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk
5 1 (2.38%) Veeam