The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 27 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 28 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.05% 3.09% 2.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.85% 41.94% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 7
Average salary £45,000 £56,250 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £47,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,375 £60,500 £67,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Cloud Services Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
54 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.60% 7.36% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 18
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,250 £49,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Luton region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Luton

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Luton

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 26 (78.79%) SQL Server
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 22 (66.67%) C#
2 22 (66.67%) MVC
2 22 (66.67%) Scrum
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (63.64%) TDD
3 21 (63.64%) HTML
3 21 (63.64%) .NET
3 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 21 (63.64%) E-Commerce
4 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (51.52%) Windows
6 16 (48.48%) TeamCity
6 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
6 16 (48.48%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (48.48%) BDD
7 15 (45.45%) PowerShell
7 15 (45.45%) COM
7 15 (45.45%) Web Services
8 11 (33.33%) Ruby
8 11 (33.33%) JIRA
8 11 (33.33%) WCF
9 10 (30.30%) NUnit
9 10 (30.30%) jQuery
9 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (30.30%) HTML5
9 10 (30.30%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (30.30%) FinalBuilder

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 10 (30.30%) NServiceBus
2 5 (15.15%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.15%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.06%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (48.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) DHCP
2 5 (15.15%) FTP
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
3 4 (12.12%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) PBX
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (78.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) TeamCity
1 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (33.33%) JIRA
3 10 (30.30%) Log4Net
3 10 (30.30%) NUnit
3 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (30.30%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (30.30%) FinalBuilder
3 10 (30.30%) SpecFlow
3 10 (30.30%) Jasmine
3 10 (30.30%) NSubstitute
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Server Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (9.09%) DBA
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.06%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) HTML
1 21 (63.64%) .NET
1 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (45.45%) COM
3 15 (45.45%) Web Services
4 11 (33.33%) WCF
5 10 (30.30%) jQuery
5 10 (30.30%) HTML5
5 10 (30.30%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (30.30%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) MVC
1 22 (66.67%) Scrum
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) TDD
2 21 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 16 (48.48%) BDD
4 10 (30.30%) OOP
4 10 (30.30%) OO
5 9 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (18.18%) DevOps
6 6 (18.18%) Kanban
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) Web Development
7 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
7 5 (15.15%) Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) SEO
8 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) C#
1 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 11 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) logstash
2 7 (21.21%) SCCM
3 5 (15.15%) SCOM
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Akamai
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Mitel
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