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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 24 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 27 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.18% 4.70% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.19% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
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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
64 77 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.02% 16.45% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56 55 8
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 5 August 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Luton

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 48 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 41 (71.93%) Windows
3 35 (61.40%) SQL Server
4 24 (42.11%) ITIL
5 23 (40.35%) MS Excel
5 23 (40.35%) Capacity Planning
6 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
6 22 (38.60%) .NET
7 21 (36.84%) HTML
7 21 (36.84%) E-Commerce
8 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 19 (33.33%) C#
8 19 (33.33%) MVC
8 19 (33.33%) Scrum
8 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (33.33%) TDD
8 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (31.58%) SharePoint
10 15 (26.32%) Web Services
10 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (26.32%) PowerShell
11 14 (24.56%) Degree
12 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (22.81%) SCCM
12 13 (22.81%) Citrix
12 13 (22.81%) SAN
12 13 (22.81%) SQL

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 18 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
2 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (12.28%) IIS
4 7 (12.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (10.53%) Lync
5 6 (10.53%) NServiceBus
6 5 (8.77%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (40.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.81%) Office 365
3 2 (3.51%) SaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) SAN
2 12 (21.05%) DHCP
2 12 (21.05%) DNS
3 7 (12.28%) FTP
4 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.53%) PBX
5 5 (8.77%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.51%) Firewall
6 2 (3.51%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (61.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (12.28%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) TeamCity
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (10.53%) FinalBuilder
2 6 (10.53%) SpecFlow
2 6 (10.53%) Jasmine
2 6 (10.53%) NSubstitute
2 6 (10.53%) Log4Net
2 6 (10.53%) NUnit
2 6 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Legal
2 6 (10.53%) Publishing
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) DBA
3 11 (19.30%) Web Developer
4 9 (15.79%) SQL DBA
4 9 (15.79%) Server Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) SQL Server DBA
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Administrator
7 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Office 365 Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) .NET Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Security Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Server Administrator
11 1 (1.75%) C# Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) .NET
1 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
2 21 (36.84%) HTML
3 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (26.32%) Web Services
5 11 (19.30%) COM
6 9 (15.79%) HTML5
7 6 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
7 6 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (10.53%) WCF
7 6 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Clustering
2 5 (8.77%) Replication
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.26%) Android
5 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) ITIL
2 23 (40.35%) Capacity Planning
3 21 (36.84%) E-Commerce
4 19 (33.33%) MVC
4 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (33.33%) TDD
4 19 (33.33%) Scrum
5 12 (21.05%) High Availability
6 11 (19.30%) BDD
6 11 (19.30%) Migration
7 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
8 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (14.04%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (14.04%) Kanban
8 8 (14.04%) DevOps
9 7 (12.28%) Performance Management
9 7 (12.28%) Project Management
10 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) C#
1 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 13 (22.81%) SQL
4 6 (10.53%) Ruby
5 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (24.56%) Degree
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (12.28%) MCSE
5 3 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) PMP
6 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) SCCM
2 7 (12.28%) SCOM
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Intune
3 6 (10.53%) logstash
4 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) Citrix
3 9 (15.79%) VMware
4 8 (14.04%) Akamai
5 7 (12.28%) Oracle
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco
6 4 (7.02%) Mitel
7 2 (3.51%) F5
7 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
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