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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 79 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 22 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.03% 0.41% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.13% 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 0
Average salary £60,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.50% -
UK excluding London average 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
115 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.62% 1.94% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 113 13 39
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -28 5 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Dartford - 5 £70,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £55,000 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £65,000 -
West Malling - 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 46 (97.87%) .NET
2 38 (80.85%) C#
3 33 (70.21%) ASP.NET
4 31 (65.96%) Windows
5 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
6 24 (51.06%) MSMQ
6 24 (51.06%) IIS
6 24 (51.06%) Puppet
6 24 (51.06%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (51.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (48.94%) DevOps
8 22 (46.81%) SignalR
8 22 (46.81%) Git (software)
8 22 (46.81%) Scrum
8 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (46.81%) Subversion
9 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
9 21 (44.68%) Hudson
10 20 (42.55%) HAProxy
10 20 (42.55%) Software Delivery
11 19 (40.43%) Linux
11 19 (40.43%) PowerShell
12 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
13 17 (36.17%) CentOS
13 17 (36.17%) Docker
13 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
14 16 (34.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 15 (31.91%) SQL
16 14 (29.79%) SOA
17 12 (25.53%) CSS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (51.06%) IIS
2 7 (14.89%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
3 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Photoshop
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (12.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.26%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) SaaS
3 5 (10.64%) PaaS
4 4 (8.51%) Office 365
4 4 (8.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) VoIP
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
3 3 (6.38%) HTTP
4 2 (4.26%) DNS
4 2 (4.26%) SSL
4 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) SMTP
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) Redis
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) SAP BW
5 3 (6.38%) OLAP
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (46.81%) Subversion
1 22 (46.81%) Git (software)
2 21 (44.68%) Hudson
3 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
4 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.38%) ReSharper
5 3 (6.38%) Fiddler
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.51%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Architect
2 15 (31.91%) Cloud Architect
3 14 (29.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (25.53%) Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Applications Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Business Manager
9 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.26%) DevOps Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Junior Web Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (97.87%) .NET
2 33 (70.21%) ASP.NET
3 24 (51.06%) MSMQ
3 24 (51.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (46.81%) SignalR
5 12 (25.53%) CSS
6 10 (21.28%) HTML
7 9 (19.15%) HTML5
8 7 (14.89%) jQuery
8 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
9 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (8.51%) CSS3
10 4 (8.51%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (6.38%) WCF
11 3 (6.38%) SOAP
11 3 (6.38%) Web Services
11 3 (6.38%) XML
12 2 (4.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
2 11 (23.40%) Blog
3 5 (10.64%) Fat Client
3 5 (10.64%) Thin Client
3 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.26%) PMI
6 2 (4.26%) W3C
6 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 19 (40.43%) Linux
3 17 (36.17%) CentOS
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) DevOps
2 22 (46.81%) Scrum
2 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (42.55%) Software Delivery
4 14 (29.79%) SOA
5 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.89%) Change Management
5 7 (14.89%) MVC
6 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
6 5 (10.64%) SDLC
7 4 (8.51%) Content Management
7 4 (8.51%) Web Development
7 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (8.51%) Web Design
7 4 (8.51%) ETL
7 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) C#
2 19 (40.43%) PowerShell
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (51.06%) Puppet
1 24 (51.06%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (42.55%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Adobe
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.38%) SAP
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Twitter
7 1 (2.13%) Apigee
7 1 (2.13%) Mashery
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago