The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 39 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 21 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.41% - 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.59% - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £57,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 - £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £43,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.94%
Cloud Services Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
59 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 12.39% 2.36% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 7 16
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Bedfordshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 33 (97.06%) Windows
2 30 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 26 (76.47%) E-Commerce
4 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (50.00%) .NET
4 17 (50.00%) IIS
5 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
6 15 (44.12%) DHCP
6 15 (44.12%) FTP
6 15 (44.12%) DNS
6 15 (44.12%) MVC
6 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
6 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
6 15 (44.12%) Scrum
6 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
7 14 (41.18%) SCOM
7 14 (41.18%) TDD
7 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
7 14 (41.18%) Database Security
8 13 (38.24%) COM
8 13 (38.24%) Web Services
9 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (35.29%) Marketing
9 12 (35.29%) SLA
10 11 (32.35%) DevOps
11 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
11 10 (29.41%) C#
12 9 (26.47%) Network Load Balancing
13 8 (23.53%) HTML

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 17 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) DHCP
1 15 (44.12%) FTP
1 15 (44.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
2 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 7 (20.59%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.94%) Log4Net
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 12 (35.29%) Marketing
2 6 (17.65%) Back Office
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Web Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Web Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Configuration Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) .NET
1 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (38.24%) COM
2 13 (38.24%) Web Services
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.94%) MSMQ
5 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 33 (97.06%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) E-Commerce
2 15 (44.12%) MVC
2 15 (44.12%) Scrum
3 14 (41.18%) TDD
3 14 (41.18%) Database Security
4 11 (32.35%) DevOps
5 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (26.47%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (20.59%) Web Development
8 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Test Management
8 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 6 (17.65%) BDD
8 6 (17.65%) Agile Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
2 10 (29.41%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) SLA
2 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) SCOM
2 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Progress
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