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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.49% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
18 45 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.76% 4.09% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 3
Average salary £49,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 29 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 29 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 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 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (56.00%) .NET
6 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (44.00%) Finance
8 10 (40.00%) Degree
8 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (36.00%) Network Design
9 9 (36.00%) IIS
10 8 (32.00%) C#
10 8 (32.00%) ITIL
10 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (28.00%) Use Case
11 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
11 7 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
12 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (24.00%) TypeScript
12 6 (24.00%) DevOps
12 6 (24.00%) Firewall
12 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
12 6 (24.00%) Foglight
12 6 (24.00%) Workflow
12 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
12 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (36.00%) IIS
2 7 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (12.00%) PaaS
3 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) HTTP
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) MPLS
3 3 (12.00%) OSPF
3 3 (12.00%) BGP
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.00%) SSDT
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (24.00%) ReSharper
3 6 (24.00%) Fiddler
4 4 (16.00%) MSBuild
5 3 (12.00%) NuGet
6 2 (8.00%) NUnit
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.00%) MSTest
7 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (4.00%) Moq
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Release Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (24.00%) WCF
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (8.00%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.00%) StructureMap
6 1 (4.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) LINQ
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) COM
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) WSDL
6 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Network Design
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Use Case
4 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) DevOps
4 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (24.00%) SOA
4 6 (24.00%) Workflow
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.00%) Data Privacy
8 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (8.00%) MVC
8 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (24.00%) TypeScript
4 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.00%) CCNP
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) XenApp
2 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Foglight
2 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
2 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
4 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Mercator
5 1 (4.00%) Dell